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Run, Barney, Run


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Philip18

 Genre: Smooth Jazz

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Our Border Collie -Kelpie cross Barney left us, aged 14 1/2 a couple of weeks ago. We miss him.
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Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016 - 05:54:53 AM
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2016 - 05:54:53 AM Last Played: Mar 22, 2017 - 03:59:58 AM
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Fire_Angel said 99 days ago (December 21st, 2016)
Smooth and Upbeat.
The single word that comes most strongly to mind listening to this is lively, perhaps reflecting its inspiration. It's also silky smooth and the guitar playing is a large part of the reason why it has that quality. You have a subtle touch on that guitar! Sorry for your loss, this is a lovely tribute.
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Philip18 said 98 days ago (December 22nd, 2016)
Thanks
Glad you enjoyed it. Thanks for listening and for taking the time to comment - much appreciated!
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Franciscus_Henri said 98 days ago (December 22nd, 2016)
very evocative of good times
I don't doubt he would picked this one up and run with it (and then brought it back):)
Philip18 said 98 days ago (December 22nd, 2016)
Run with it...
He did like to run and bring things back. Not so good at then letting go of them, though...
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Bob Rodgers said 98 days ago (December 22nd, 2016)
Really
good to hear this very well played jazz guitar piece. Some lovely touches on the guitar.
Very much enjoyed.
Sorry to hear about Barney Philip, a lovely tribute.
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Philip18 said 97 days ago (December 23rd, 2016)
Thanks
Glad you enjoyed it, Bob - thanks for listening!
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PeterB7858 said 98 days ago (December 22nd, 2016)
Run, Barney, Run
Playful and smooth at the same time. Lovely touch. Barney certainly had his own unique personality and was one of a kind. This piece speaks of the joy and pleasure that he gave you and Gaby. Nice one. Talk soon.
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Philip18 said 97 days ago (December 23rd, 2016)
Thanks
Yes, he had character alright! I actually did the tune a little while ago, but I think it fits Barney pretty well.
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richard13 said 97 days ago (December 23rd, 2016)
Barney
probably enjoyed his 14 1/2 years with you judging by this beautiful tribute you offer. Dogs, more than other pets I think, become such important members of our family that their passing leaves us quite devastated. Thanks for this Philip. Enjoy doggy heaven Barney.
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Philip18 said 93 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Thanks
Good old Barney only came to us when he was 8 years old, but he was a great dog. Glad you liked the tune, Richard!
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davajonah said 96 days ago (December 24th, 2016)
Gosh
There's some terrific guitar music up here at the mo. This is certainly one of them. A lovely tribute to your friend. Always sad to lose a friend.
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Philip18 said 93 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Thanks
Thanks for listening and for the comment, Dave - much appreciated!
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bronco said 94 days ago (December 25th, 2016)
A Good Farewell
Really liked the very interesting background guitar and bass and the lead blended perfectly with them. A nice breezy, light hearted riff that I hope offset some of the sorrow. Life can be a hard row sometime and music is a way to lift it up.
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Philip18 said 93 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Thanks
Breezy and light-hearted was what I was aiming for - Barney loved to run! Thanks Tom!
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KCsGROOVE said 94 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Barney
Always so sad to loose and animal friend that has been part of the family for so long.
I love the positive feeling in this song, a fine tribute.
Best wishes to you for 2017
KC
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Philip18 said 93 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Thanks
Glad you enjoyed it, KC - thanks for stopping by!
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DWL said 93 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
How I identify with this
Having lost our flat coat in February this year I remember how I felt then and still feel now.

A lovely piece Phillip. Beautifully played and produced. A fitting tribute.

Cheers

Dick
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Philip18 said 93 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Thanks
I do remember the great video you had for Django, Dick. Thanks for the comment - much appreciated!
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jiguma said 93 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Lively and smooth
Very unexpected to hear the drum choice Philip, but it does reflect doggie enthusiasm, that's for sure. I'm not a big dog fan, but we do have George the border collie as our Shed mascot, and it would be sad to lose him, as it was to lose his predecessor. I remember the sadness when we lost dogs when I was younger, but it was always counteracted by the memories of the fun times. Lovely guitar/s.
Cheers,
Neil
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Philip18 said 93 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Thanks
I appreciate comments, Neil - thanks for stopping by. I chose a train drum as the nearest I could get to the thumping run Barney could get going when he was in his prime.
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Hickling_Stan said 93 days ago (December 27th, 2016)
Dogtastic
Really enjoyable listen to some very smooth playing. I get the business and enthusiasm of the dog in his prime. Excellent. cheers Mark
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Philip18 said 92 days ago (December 27th, 2016)
Thanks
Glad you enjoyed it, Mark. Thanks for listening and for the comment - much appreciated!
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VicDiesel said 92 days ago (December 28th, 2016)
Run run
That's pretty uptempo compared to your usual output.

Speaking of usual: this is the second track by you I've just heard, and the bass guitar is practically unfindable. Cut those guitar frequencies! Even cut some bass frequencies. Unless you simply don't like bass.
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Philip18 said 92 days ago (December 28th, 2016)
THanks
Thanks for listening, Vic, and for the comments - I'll play around with the bass again to see if I can get it to be clearer in the mix!
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Calchas said 92 days ago (December 28th, 2016)
Beautiful
tribute to a beloved pet friend. At once joyful and plaintive.

Be well friend!
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Philip18 said 92 days ago (December 28th, 2016)
Thanks
I appreciate the description - thanks for stopping by!
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christopherpsly said 91 days ago (December 28th, 2016)
Hi Philip
Very smooth, very nice piece for Barney
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Philip18 said 91 days ago (December 28th, 2016)
Thanks
He was a great dog and I hope I've captured some of his spirit in this tune.
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Dean-Resonator said 90 days ago (December 30th, 2016)
Run, Barney, Run
Beautifully played Philip. I thought the song had a Nick Drake vibe about it. Sorry to hear about your loss.
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Philip18 said 88 days ago (December 31st, 2016)
Thanks
Kind words, Dean - and they are much appreciated!
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Name: Philip Gardner
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