Composed in 2008 on my 24th Birthday. Utilizing my recording equipment
in The Biding House [at the time] -- Piano, drums, synths and recorded rain-water. =...
This memory drenched in water [literally] (if a memory could be physical]
is an ethereal etude
and homage to Three days-raining-non-stop while in Valdosta, Georgia in 2008.
Walking back home from the campus to my studio near called The Biding House--
dripping wet with rain that day (my Birthday) -- dried off I did and began composing
the memorable tune that sailed into my head moments prior outside in the pouring rain. ^^
All the way from the University which I wasn't enrolled in at the time after
leaving Performing Arts major in 2006 at Valdosta State University; on-campus
I had been present to exercise prior to the downpour before and after leaving
"The Complex" as it is called now. ("The New Graduation Building" / "Recreation Center.")
Thinking back on the day, my MP3 player for exercising and music review luckily
had been forgotten and was stored safe in The Biding House. ^^
It POURED rain and the Umbrella I had been given got RIPPED upward
and I kept singing though I kept singing the tune louder -- -- Umbrella wouldn't go up. =^^;
Set by my side poking "out" cars passing by had peering-drivers behind the windshields looking.
stayed that way
all the way to The Biding House and note-by-note I remembered every cold-drop-of-rain.
This resulted. ^_^
As it rained, I kept humming this sudden memorable tune as inspired as it poured
ON ME then began singing it laughing in the rain as it came down. =) Inside finally,
I sat and began Composing with Cakewalk Kinetic as my DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) with
Sony and SourceForge for assistance sharing elements for audio enhancement and clarity. =
I came up with "The City That Always Rains" or "The Town That Never Stops Raining"
as an idea still lurking =3 This is the very first BGM [Background Music] for it should it
leave concept as the Action/RPG concept I put it to
may have more than one rendition of this melody
including an orchestral and club/dance version. =3
Also " The Wrong Room (Unlocked Mix) and (Never Lost Mix) " likely
will get redos for the Action/RPG too as they may just fit...-- but I'm
ahead of myself. ^_^;
On this tune
Ironically today is the 20th (I was twenty-four exactly that day) five days before this
year's Christmas and over-cast with light drizzle as this is being typed to share. =)
Towards home-destination that day--first day of a week of on-and-off-raining--
it rained for THREE days non-stop and then kept "stopping" and "starting"
and "Stopping" and "Starting." =^^;=
I put this in the music which I recorded (yes. I went outside and did ^^) then enhanced it
(the audio) and hope You like it. ^_^ The Umbrella ripped upward I remember most that day.
(And may give homage visually someday) The song came next and Eight Years later-- this
distribution five days before six-days-near-year's-end that year. =3
You rock for taking the time to read all of that given You did =^_^=
Thank You for Listening =D
Forever In Love With All That Which Exists,
(That Which Is Seen & Unseen, Known & Unknown)
- Writer, Artist, Musician, DJ, Producer, Eternal Student & Being of Existence,
-BAM! P.E.F. WAM! D.A.P. DJ, TIGER M ^_~* Tiger M. Gales [Metro... Day 2016! ~ ... ~]
-3:37 PM (Tuesday December 20th, 2016) [Eastern Standard Time, North-of-Equator, U.S.A.]
P.S. Thank You again for listening in! =D Happy Holidays in Five Days! =
Log in to leave the first review!
You are not logged in. If you sign up for an account, you can gain additional voting power over time, allowing your vote to have an even greater impact on submission scores!
Please contact me if you would like to use this in a project. We can discuss the details.