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The Mindnumb Effect (A Donkey and Coconutshell Mix)


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Reinholt56

 Genre: Ambient
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This is a mix from August 2010 and is an almost 21 minute mix. There are lots of drones and clippeticlops in it and the piece goes along in a seeming endless Ambient mind numbing way. The best way to listen to the whole mix is by starting the player on the computer and then going out for a walk or a coffee and, when you return, the piece should have ended and you'll still feel on top of the world.

For those who like a proper fade-out there are 4 minutes of fading (down to the silence at the end of time).
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Uploaded: Dec 13, 2010 - 10:17:24 AM
Last Updated: Dec 13, 2010 - 10:17:24 AM Last Played: Jul 16, 2016 - 07:25:29 PM
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Hardware:
Sony Vaio VGN-AR61M laptop, energy drink cans (both full and not so full)
Software:
Energy XT2.5, Reaper, Goldwave and a conclave of effects
Comments
Ex_Silentio said 2559 days ago (December 13th, 2010)
Lovely bunch of coconuts
Ah, Paul, you are poking fun at yourself. Too modest. Certainly not necessary. Ambient mind-numbing ... mmmm. I don't think so. Numbing is what most pop music does to your brain. Electrical signals effortlessly tracking their familiar pathways. Your music causes a sharpening and focus. A neuronic traffic jam along less-traveled paths. The focus and the required collapse of awareness of peripheral sensory input may be confused with numbing, but it's something quite distinct. This is one of your definitive works, I would say. Far from being a modest post, this is audacious. Silence at the end of time. Bows.
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jdholliday said 2559 days ago (December 13th, 2010)
a great
meditation piece! well done!
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michael2 said 2559 days ago (December 13th, 2010)
beautiful
i love your long pieces. I generally start them, and then walk around the house being productive while I listen to them. one of my fave signatures that you have is the rhythmic sounds you like to use. always low key and perfect for the effect you're going for. nice one.
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RAVENS said 2559 days ago (December 13th, 2010)
Wowzers
I've come to expect wonderful things from you. You certainly never disappoint. This is really cool, kind of spacey. I'm drinking my coffee as I listen, I figure if it's 21 minutes, I might as well get comfy. Great stuff!

RAVEN ;-)
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drakonis said 2558 days ago (December 14th, 2010)
darkness bodes
Light shoots through the endless darkness, a fight to illuminate the vastness, and although there is darkness everywhere, there are also stars everywhere bringing light. Thank you for bringing your light here. This seems to have compressed time from 20 minutes down to 8 :-)
ttfn,
Drakonis
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Narad said 2557 days ago (December 15th, 2010)
The Mindnumb Effect
Listened with headphones : amazing stuff which needs to be compressed a bit !
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SmokeyVW said 2555 days ago (December 16th, 2010)
oh yeah
i really like pieces like this! it has a very calming effect

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Name: Paul J Slinn
Location: Sheffield UK
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I'm currently busy with getting my life back on some sort of track and hope to get into the music making business again in the near future, with a planned third net album 'Karma of Love' that will be an Immersive Ambient set of tracks. This should be... [see more]

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Ambient music is a loosely defined musical genre that incorporates elements of a number of different styles - including jazz, electronic music, new age, rock and roll, modern classical music, reggae, traditional, world and even noise.

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