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Weeklybeats 2016 was a 52 week long music project in which artists composed and publicly released 1 song a week for the entire year. Enjoy this archive of over 3,700 music compositions by over 260 artists.
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No singing

By leafo on January 31, 2016 11:58 pm

it's rendering as i type this description, will i make it in time...

edit: yes I made it in time.

I've been trying to sing on all my songs this year but I just didn't have enough time. Only had about 4 hours to do this one.

Went with my standard process except a few different things:
* didn't have time to record playing bass guitar so I used a soundfont. covered in effects it sounds close enough
* I learned about sus2 chords on guitar and replaced all my powerchords with them
* I recorded some parts at half speed, 1 octave down, and played them at 2x
* I decided not to use renoise's cabinet simulator, and instead just a convoler and distortion dsp on guitars

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February 1, 2016 12:58 am

Wonderfully fuzzy!

February 1, 2016 10:03 am


February 2, 2016 10:37 am

This is heaps nice. Reminds me of Sonic Youth a lot. smile

February 7, 2016 10:04 pm

Fuzz = fun! I spent a large portion of my teenage years listening to music in this style, so this track feels like home to me :-)

February 24, 2016 1:16 am

"I learned about sus2 chords on guitar and replaced all my powerchords with them"

this was me during weekly beats 2014
it was me, but I still do it now, too

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