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Star of the County Down (Instrumental Rock Version)


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Another old Irish tune gets the rock treatment!
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Uploaded: Jun 27, 2009 - 03:19:18 PM
Last Updated: Jun 27, 2009 - 03:19:18 PM Last Played: Jan 10, 2017 - 05:08:30 AM
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Hardware:
Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Keyboard, Digital Delay, Overdrive, M-Audio FastTrack
Software:
Acid Music Studio 7
Comments
Feter said 2919 days ago (June 27th, 2009)
Star of the County Down
Very nice really ...I loved electric irish folk rock ...with nice
drums beat ...good job ...thnx alot for sharin !!!!
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Vic Holman said 2919 days ago (June 27th, 2009)
turning old into new wave
cool beat heavy tune. a good song to drink a pint to.
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Calchas said 2910 days ago (July 7th, 2009)
Hey Ren...
You used to be in Horslips right? Ha ha...

This reminds me a little of their take on King Of The Fairies. Nicely done!

Be well friend!
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Ren-Tin-10 said 2909 days ago (July 8th, 2009)
No...
...even though I am of that ethnicity. *wink*

That is the sound I was going for, so thanks for letting me know I actually hit my target this time. *grin*

Slainte,
Jim
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Calchas said 2909 days ago (July 8th, 2009)
...
heh-heh...
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paul f. page said 2909 days ago (July 7th, 2009)
Your cello (?)...
...has a really interesting timbre to it: VERY woody...and unique. Maybe it's the percussion, but the tune, as well, reminds me of a mantra-like rain dance...Smoke 'em...something or other. A kind-of back woods number to accompany the still. Cool.
Peace.
Paul
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Ren-Tin-10 said 2909 days ago (July 8th, 2009)
Actually it is...
...an electric guitar. I recorded it straight to the board using some moderate overdrive and strong modulated delay in the input chain, then I double-tracked it and added more delay to one side. That probably explains why the sound "ramps up" instead of having a definite attack.

Anyway, thanks for the positive commentary.

Cheers,
Jim
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PockBluesman said 2905 days ago (July 12th, 2009)
Good Stuff
I can hear a tip of the hat towards Thin Lizzy in this one. Phil Lynott wailing over the top and a Gary Moore solo screeching through the middle. Good Stuff
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Ren-Tin-10 said 2903 days ago (July 13th, 2009)
Wow!
Comparing me to Phil Lynott and Gary Moore? What a compliment! *grin*

Cheers,
Jim
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MarkHolbrook said 2414 days ago (November 15th, 2010)
Starts
surfy then goes rock! Nicely done!
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