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Carol of the Bells


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jgurner

 Genre: Holiday

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This is my favorite holiday tune, so I thought I'd give it the full-on moody, crunchy electric guitar mud treatment.

Everything is really rough. I'm still unpacking and trying to put the new house together after the move, so my "studio" isn't really set-up. The mix is pretty iffy. I did it through a combination of headphones, computer speakers and studio monitors that haven't been properly setup. Plus, I'm still suffering form a month-long cold and my voice is even more iffy than usual.

Still, I hope you enjoy and maybe by early 2014 I'll have everything set up and be back in full swing.
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Plays: 104
Downloads: 36
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Uploaded: Dec 21, 2013 - 07:56:31 PM
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2013 - 07:56:31 PM Last Played: Aug 08, 2017 - 12:04:03 PM
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Hardware:
iMac, Les Paul, Peavy Foundation bass, MXL 990 mic, cough syrup with codeine (not sure if that should be hardware or software...)
Software:
GarageBand 10
Comments
Charday said 1372 days ago (December 22nd, 2013)
Hello Joseph!
jdholliday of Charday here, so glad to see you're still around doing your thang! And sounding good dude! Enjoyed this take on a classic!
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davisamerica said 1372 days ago (December 22nd, 2013)
joe
no nits from me .... darn cool track. Merry Christmas my friend.
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peacepiano said 1372 days ago (December 22nd, 2013)
Crunchy
Love this carol too. I really like what you have here and encourage you to return to it as your studio gets up. Thanks.
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LisaHawbaker said 1370 days ago (December 24th, 2013)
I like this one too,
Merry Christmas! nice:)
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michaeljayklein said 1370 days ago (December 24th, 2013)
Hey Joe!
Quite a different treatment than I'm accustomed to hearing, which is greatly appreciated--I thought this was a very cool track and it's very striking in it's mood and flavor (more so than if you had one a "regular" version of this one). Considering your current deficits with the equipment, you did a fine job mixing this (believe me, I've been working on instrumentals for months now and they all come out all blobby and mishmashy and I've got all my equipment set up--so I envy you there!) Thanks for sharing this one for the holidays. Hope you are settling in nicely (always rough) and that you find some time this Christmas to relax and have fun. Take care now! Michael
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Doug Somers said 1268 days ago (April 5th, 2014)
Like the treatment you give this
Wow Joe, with all of those elements of life stacked against you this is terrific! Would have been even if you hadn't mentioned your move and cold. Like your guitar work in the break (very prog) and the vocals/harmony work well for me. Dloaded, and better late than never.
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FEEL said 1264 days ago (April 9th, 2014)
I like it!
What better way to rock the holiday!
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