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Shades of Blue


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sherrill56

 Genre: Experimental

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I wrote this song while i was in Buenos Aires, Argentina and i bought a nylong strong argentinian guitar while i was there and for some reason when i picked up the guitar the chord i would always initially play would be a minor chord. i thought that to be a small phenomenon, so with that being said with this song i began with a d minor thought and expanded on that for the song to be based around different tones of a D chord, it goes form major to minor and around and back again.

the drum beat, which i think is great in its own respect goes for 8 measures and near the end sort of dances around the speakers and creates a sort of whirlwind of sound.

its a short tune incoroporating some electronica beats and some soft guitar

lemme know what you think!
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Downloads: 156
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Uploaded: May 08, 2007 - 01:06:15 PM
Last Updated: May 08, 2007 - 01:06:15 PM Last Played: Jul 25, 2019 - 07:52:16 AM
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argentinian made nylon 6-string
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michael2 said 4484 days ago (May 8th, 2007)
cool track
this is really nice, i could see this on a record before a more upbeat song (coming right out of it). i also seem to play a minor chord first. nice job, guitar sounds good; intonation, tone. usually those vacation purchases end up hung on the wall or become a gift (like my ukulele).
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sherrill56 said 4484 days ago (May 8th, 2007)
thanks sir
thanks for the encouragement ! the guitar i bought there is now my primary guitar, the sound and energy it has are unmatched with the other pieces at my disposal ...

thanks!
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dajama said 4484 days ago (May 8th, 2007)
Cinematic
and nicely done. Wish it went on longer. Like the way the guitar pans into the middle of the mix just before the drums kick in, and then pans back just before the end. Nice tone from the guitar (and, of course, nice playing). Downloaded. Sweet.
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sherrill56 said 4483 days ago (May 9th, 2007)
the role
of the guitar was sort of the main part of the piece and then once i added the percussion it sort of took a different turn so with the panning i tried to emphasize the drums a little more ... thanks for the listen and the comment i really appreciate it !

thanks
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five_extra_arms said 4483 days ago (May 9th, 2007)
Nylon Strings vs Electronic Beats
This was a cool little tune. So simple, but I get the prize for the shortest song. 1992 beat you by at least 4 seconds!

Now I need to hear more of your stuff to see what all the hype is about!
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sherrill56 said 4483 days ago (May 9th, 2007)
haha
haha i don't quite know about any hype, but if there is then id be more than happy to keep on contributing to it ... thanks for enjoying it, cos every time i listen to it i find something else that i like


thanks for the nice words
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Experimental music is any music that challenges the commonly accepted notions of what music is. There is an overlap with avant-garde music. John Cage was a pioneer in experimental music and defined and gave credibility to the form. As with other edge

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