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Ultra

By Devieus on May 25, 2016 9:46 am

It's starting to become something. After giving the drums a thrashing playing only quarter notes, it's almost nice. There's just something about the lead that's just not quite right yet, but I've got plans for that.

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May 30, 2016 1:18 am

Weird stuff you did there. That harmon trumpet on the left reminded me of McLaughlin's 'No return'.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ql580W4P-U8

May 30, 2016 7:27 am
FXtion wrote:

Weird stuff you did there. That harmon trumpet on the left reminded me of McLaughlin's 'No return'.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ql580W4P-U8


I didn't want it to be off-balance, even though the bass is on the left. I put a copy of the right trumpet to the left and changed the highpass to a lowpass. Unless you mean the muted trumpet part, in which case it's a muted trumpet, that's just how they sound.

May 30, 2016 12:59 pm
Devieus wrote:

I didn't want it to be off-balance, even though the bass is on the left. I put a copy of the right trumpet to the left and changed the highpass to a lowpass. Unless you mean the muted trumpet part, in which case it's a muted trumpet, that's just how they sound.


It's absolutely not off-balance, I was just refering to its position in my headphones to point it out in your track. I heard it slightly on the left.
Yeah, it's a muted trumpet, but this type of mute (the thing you stick into the bell to modify the timbre) is called a Harmon mute, and this is how they sound indeed. smile

June 4, 2016 4:48 pm

Strange, asymetrical, buzzy -- perfect, in other words.

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