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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-17 17:10:38 Reply

I just listened to your track:

  • Mind Butter
    Mind Butter by eppskevin

    Jazzy Rnb Song

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    R&B
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    237 Views

Just blew my mind, GG!


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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-17 20:02:05 Reply

At 11/17/12 04:30 PM, MetalRenard wrote:
You could have said everything you just said but with different words, yet you chose to be cruel and rude. That's the difference between good criticism and bullshit trash like what you guys give out, especially you Demwhateverthehellyournameis.

Some people just need a swift kick in the but.

If not sugarcoating things make them clearer, ill take the more effective option.

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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-17 20:09:10 Reply

At 11/17/12 08:02 PM, jpbear wrote: If not sugarcoating things make them clearer, ill take the more effective option.

Yeah, sure, but I don't see an attempt at sugar coating, I just see you lashing out without warning...


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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-17 22:53:23 Reply

At 11/17/12 09:42 PM, dem0lecule wrote:
At 11/17/12 01:07 PM, jpbear wrote:
On this website you've only posted three songs, all of them seem to be omnisphere presets. And omnisphere is one expensive hunk of technology you sure you bought it?
Don't worry, his parents pay for the bandwidth costs.

You guys, just disregard this dude. He doesn't even know me, or you, for that matter to spout out what he's saying. Again, someone with a small mind and young age is all. I don't need my ego stroked as I let my music speak for itself. All I was trying to do was lend a hand to those who are where I was at one time. He just wants someone to listen to his stuff, and going about the wrong way..

Onward and upward.


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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-17 23:04:40 Reply

This is my eye. I'm going to leave it here for a while.

Hint hint.

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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-17 23:34:32 Reply

Um, wtf happened in this thread?

Hostile. Pure hostility.

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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-18 04:35:49 Reply

At 11/17/12 11:34 PM, LemonCrush wrote: Um, wtf happened in this thread?

Hostile. Pure hostility.

Let's just ignore it and move on. Please. Lets start talking about music and less about people.
I set the ball rolling by sharing someone else's song I love (Mind Butter). Why don't you guys share other people's songs you like and we can listen and share them?

I think that's the best solution actually! Rather than just sharing your own work, you share someone else's too, and that encourages interaction. I'm pretty sure that in return others will take a look at yours. Don't appear to be needy or a troll will try and throw his (feather) weight around, go with the flow and start sharing some music. :)


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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-18 05:23:39 Reply

This guy here is really good u should all check him out. he is a friend of mine but is a really underdog

  • Clueless (Rextended Mix)
    Clueless (Rextended Mix) by Cahzmana

    Woofessivehouse

    Score
    4.34 / 5.00
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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-18 08:01:00 Reply

At 11/18/12 05:23 AM, ForeverBound wrote: This guy here is really good u should all check him out. he is a friend of mine but is a really underdog
http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/506951

That's actually a cool track, not usually my style but there are some good ideas in there, and the piano half way through was a welcome change (in a positive way, not saying the rest was boring). It's not my usual style but he did a good job on the mix/master and that deserves recognition.


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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-18 10:10:27 Reply


I think that's the best solution actually! Rather than just sharing your own work, you share someone else's too, and that encourages interaction. I'm pretty sure that in return others will take a look at yours. Don't appear to be needy or a troll will try and throw his (feather) weight around, go with the flow and start sharing some music. :)

it was a reaction on this one ;) and the underdogs list thread is dead

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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-18 11:59:50 Reply

At 11/18/12 04:35 AM, MetalRenard wrote:
Let's just ignore it and move on. Please. Lets start talking about music and less about people.
I set the ball rolling by sharing someone else's song I love (Mind Butter). Why don't you guys share other people's songs you like and we can listen and share them?

I think that's the best solution actually! Rather than just sharing your own work, you share someone else's too, and that encourages interaction. I'm pretty sure that in return others will take a look at yours. Don't appear to be needy or a troll will try and throw his (feather) weight around, go with the flow and start sharing some music. :)

I didn't perceive the OP like that at all. His description of his experience at NG was similar to mine....I didn't take it as an attempt to be needy or anything.

Anyway, back to the music I suppose!

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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-18 19:09:32 Reply

I believe there was a really cool idea I saw somewhere were people were paired and given pieces to review- they'd review each other's work and in that way, experience some good music. Perhaps if we ran something like this, where every fortnight or month we had people submit underdog (like people with less than 400 views after a month of exposure on a song per average or something like that) works and then we have a list of reviewers and divvy it up... like RRC but fewer reviews and a strict focus on underdog music. The reviews would then be reviewed by the coordinator and the most constructive, helpful, thoughtful, and helpful seeming one would be rewarded with a small cash reward or something as impetus for good reviews.

The thing about Newgrounds is that it's an environment that is so insanely diverse that sometimes you can end up getting nothing, other times just bad stuff, and other times the most amazing help ever imaginable. The number of new people coming on is so immense that it is hard to catch the people who really can benefit from some solid critique and those who are just f'ing around in some loop editor. I personally would, if I had more time, sit around and monitor the new Classical submissions for new members, and write reviews wherever possible. However, I have only a half-hour to hour a day to spend on NG, most of that overlapping with time working on other things, so...


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Response to Really trying to find a musical fam 2012-11-20 09:01:50 Reply

I definitely really like this track by ForeverBound:

  • Enlightenment
    Enlightenment by ForeverBound

    Enlightenment

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    4.17 / 5.00
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    Trance
    Popularity
    110 Views

More to come!


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