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Ocean in the Sun



 Genre: Alternative Rock

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Been a while since I uploaded anything…here is a little ditty from last year
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Uploaded: Feb 20, 2016 - 12:52:00 PM
Last Updated: Feb 21, 2016 - 05:01:04 PM Last Played: Mar 27, 2017 - 07:40:15 AM
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selters said 404 days ago (February 20th, 2016)
Good song
Nice production and cool lead guitar. The arrangement work very well,however I wish the vocals were a bit more present in the mix, especially at the end of the song. Your vocals sound as good as I remember they did, back in the old days :)
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jiguma said 403 days ago (February 21st, 2016)
Hi Steve!
Good to hear something new from you - guitar tones are as good as ever. Your voice seems to have lost none of it's timbre although a little of your depth has gone perhaps. Cool song, could have done with a little more gain on the vocal, but enjoyable all-round.
Cheers from Oz,
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Doug Somers said 402 days ago (February 22nd, 2016)
Nice guitar work and I like that synth (or is it a guitar) panned far right. Sweet ending. As Neil said, the vocal could come forward more - maybe add VOX gain or EQ down some of the other instruments in your centre vocal range of frequencies. To be honest I don't do much live mixing so there are likely better tricks of the trade. In any case a good song that deserves to be heard!
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Philip18 said 402 days ago (February 22nd, 2016)
Ocean In The Sun
Nice ring to the guitars. Evocative vocal. Much enjoyed!
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Dadai.2 said 402 days ago (February 22nd, 2016)
Long time coming...
Worth the wait, srevel. Bright guitar drives this... Hypnotic... Perfect bed for your vocal.
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Dadai.2 said 402 days ago (February 22nd, 2016)
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PeterB7858 said 401 days ago (February 23rd, 2016)
Ocean in the Sun
I like the panned guitars but perhaps the left centre guitar could be pushed out a touch further to give the vocal more space. Nice hook. Catchy song. Thanks.
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bronco said 401 days ago (February 23rd, 2016)
Nice Groove
Classic Steve. Terrific electric guitar, smooth vocals and a hypnotic groove. I love the way you can play guitar notes behind your vocal that enhance it and don't overpower it.
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stevel said 400 days ago (February 24th, 2016)
Cheers everyone
Thanks for all your comments! Appreciate you all listening in!
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FEEL said 399 days ago (February 25th, 2016)
Ocean of sound
love the ambience and I'm really digging the tone you are getting on the guitars. Bass and drums are spot on and not over done. Your vocals fit perfectly in the mix.
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Warren Smith said 393 days ago (March 2nd, 2016)
An ocean of sunshine
Catchy little tune. It stuck with me long after it was done playing as I walked around my room humming it to myself.

I could see adding a lead guitar break in the middle of this.
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Ed Hannifin said 206 days ago (September 5th, 2016)
Good to hear...
...a new song from you...

"Our love is like a bad equation" is a great line...

I like the deep bass pulse with the thick, harmonized guitar bits over the top. The guitar tones themselves are chiming and sweet.

I'm with Neil about perhaps putting a little bass EQ on the vocal and pushing it forward in the mix...
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