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Distorted Days


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gadzooks

 Genre: Acoustic Rock

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It's been a while since I posted under gadzooks but I took a Hound break and wrote this on the weekend and just finished it today. Two acoustic tracks with my godin ... and a bunch of other stuffI guess I was inspired by an old photo of myself with my younger brother and big tall cousin..... yeah, I'm the guy with the glasses ... the nerd with the bike.
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Uploaded: Apr 01, 2015 - 09:00:51 PM
Last Updated: Apr 01, 2015 - 09:00:51 PM Last Played: May 07, 2017 - 02:41:17 PM
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Philip18 said 847 days ago (April 2nd, 2015)
Distorted Days
Interesting reflections in the lyrics. Old photos always give food for thought. I like the arrangement - the drums and bass sit well, interesting additions from the keys. Great sound from the guitars. Captivating song, Stan!
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Warren Smith said 846 days ago (April 2nd, 2015)
Old pictures
Ha-ha .. that kid with the glasses in that old photograph .. that could've been me : )

As the simple joys of childhood disappear into the complexities of maturity it's only natural we look back on those golden days with a tinge of sadness .. especially when they are abruptly recalled to mind by old photographs. What stands out here is your musical ability to evoke that past via rumination .. to capture the sense of time past and present .. and to consider its implications.

I was just looking at some old pictures of me from 30-some years ago and I didn't know whether I should be laughing or crying at how much I've changed. Depending on one's mood - it could go either way : )

I love your singing here .. especially how you extend a syllable by raising it higher.

Your enunciation is clear; still, I do wish you would've posted the lyrics.
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Daugrin said 846 days ago (April 2nd, 2015)
Black eyes and cold as ice
Ya got the red dirt road vibe in spades. Great jobs, I thought ya were gonna break down there at one point. Raw and real.

Daug
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PeterB7858 said 846 days ago (April 2nd, 2015)
Distorted Days
Real music forged from real experiences. Can't beat it. You have expertly balanced a singer/songwriter ballad with a creative, sympathetic arrangement. The photograph might be fading but the back story and a captured moment of time still glow brightly. Great to hear your solo work again, too. Thanks, Stan. Peter
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TommyBlueBoy said 846 days ago (April 3rd, 2015)
Sepia tone...
Great song and a wonderful production. The raw emotion of this song really comes through the vocals. I hope you will post the lyrics.
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egobandit said 845 days ago (April 3rd, 2015)
brings you back
its the memoties that keep us going as much as it might hurt great guitar on this glad you got the inspiration like when the harp comes in and the piano ? very cool!
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grah3am said 844 days ago (April 4th, 2015)
I used to look like that!
But my bike wasn't as cool. I enjoyed playing along with this one.
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KCsGROOVE said 840 days ago (April 8th, 2015)
distorted days
love your crystalclear vocals here, Stan
Photographs inspired me too to write about
great sound on your guitars
that subtle harmonica was lovely
good one!
KC

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hackneybloke said 827 days ago (April 22nd, 2015)
distorted
classic US rock tune. i loved the frank weather report - you don't normally hear that kind of language on macjams :)

dude your vocals are so assured - you sound like a seasoned pro.

the entire is a perfectly balanced and accomplished track. your vocals again - seriously good delivery, especially with the harmonies.


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Johnjoesmith73 said 821 days ago (April 27th, 2015)
Wow
What an amazing melody! A touch of Floyd meets Petty with a sprinkling of Neil Young. Love it. This should be on the bloody radio! You my friend are a great melodist!
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Name: Stan Gadziola
Location: Halifax Nova Scotia Canada
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I am a visual artist and a guy who likes to make music.... I have enjoyed making tunes since a young boy ... Guitar is my instrument but I can get what I need out of most other instruments to express an idea. I love ALL genre's of music but am dr... [see more]

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