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Don't Dream It's Over (Crowded House cover)


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jgurner

 Genre: Acoustic Rock

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In my quest to do covers of all my favorite songs of the 80s, it's time for one of my favorite tunes. This is a stripped down acoustic number with guitar, vocals and, the debut of my Hohner Melodica. I've had it for about a year, but this is the first time I've recorded with it.

This is also the first tune I've done using my new iMac, which replaced the almost 10-year-old model I was using. Logic runs SO much better now.

Anyhoo, I hope y'all enjoy.
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Hits: 503
Comments: 7
Fans: 8
Plays: 32
Downloads: 2
Votes: 0
Uploaded: Dec 26, 2016 - 06:13:10 PM
Last Updated: Dec 26, 2016 - 06:13:10 PM Last Played: Aug 08, 2017 - 10:49:18 AM
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Hardware:
iMac, Steinberg UR22 mk II audio interface, Carlo Robelli acoustic/electric guitar, Hohner melodica, MXL 990 mic.
Software:
Logic X
Comments
bud said 240 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Nice version of this song
the melodica sounds great! The middle instrumental section worked out really well. Fine voice on a challenging tune.
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Bob Rodgers said 240 days ago (December 27th, 2016)
I've
always liked this song and it's good to hear your version Joseph.
I like the instrumental middle section.
Very much enjoyed.
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Daugrin said 239 days ago (December 27th, 2016)
Cover the thang!
Well done, has great spirit and the reading of the lyric works, especially for the sparse production, thanks for sharing your work with us here.

Daug
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Calchas said 239 days ago (December 28th, 2016)
OOOOOOOOOOOOO---Melodica!
Love the MOOD of this Joseph. (Always been a sucker for sad and/or somber reflective tunes.)

Hey now...

Be well friend!
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PeterB7858 said 239 days ago (December 28th, 2016)
Don't Dream It's Over
Our cover band often starts with this song. It is such an iconic song. Nice version, Joseph. Wistful and spacey. The Melodica sounds great in the solo and that gentle acoustic fits in very well. Thanks.
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Dean-Resonator said 237 days ago (December 30th, 2016)
Melodica melody
Melodica = Me as a fan. I enjoyed your version Joseph. Have a great 2017 with the new iMac.
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sammydix said 202 days ago (February 2nd, 2017)
Unplugged
and the strong melody still works...extremely well. Cool rendition.
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