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1 of us has got to go


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droop

 Genre: Country-Western

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This is the first demo I did when I got a ProTools system over ten years ago. It's a song about a middle aged man who finds himself a little young wild thang, only to realize that.......he's like the dog who loved to chase cars......he finally caught one, then doesn't know what to do with it!

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Song Stats
Hits: 5225
Comments: 22
Fans: 20
Plays: 597
Downloads: 2
Votes: 4
Uploaded: Jan 13, 2008 - 12:32:05 PM
Last Updated: Jan 13, 2008 - 12:32:05 PM Last Played: Jul 02, 2019 - 02:03:41 AM
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Comments
Feter said 4209 days ago (January 13th, 2008)
1 of us has got to go
WOW my friend this is top notch ..your singing
just cooool ..the arragnement and all I think this
rock ...thnx for sharin !!!
Check out my latest song called Roll with it
droop said 4209 days ago (January 13th, 2008)
Well thank you
Mr Feter, you know I highly value your opinion. I do appreciate you
taking the time to give it a listen and leaving such kind comments.

God bless you Feter
Check out my latest song called Last Teardrop
caroline said 4209 days ago (January 13th, 2008)
lol - my husband just asked...
"is this a macjams song? it's not bad"!!!! i totally agree - in fact i love it so much that i'm gonna go look for my cowboy boots - thank you
Check out my latest song called i'm a reunion maid MJRF 2010
droop said 4209 days ago (January 13th, 2008)
Well Goodness Caroline!
I'm glad you were so touched by this. Hey, that lil ole car you got ain't much bigger
than a cowboy boot. Do you have the pointed toe's or ropers?
I had a nice pair of line dancing Justins but, they were in the trunk of the Eldorado
when the little wild thang left (the dogs still here).

I'm really glad you liked it, thanks so much
Check out my latest song called Last Teardrop
paddler said 4209 days ago (January 14th, 2008)
protools
- I use protools free from about 2000 B.C - youve got a relly proffesional sound here too.I dont get the copyright notice though - sony music? were you signed?

while country & western isnt really my cup of tea - unless its more on the gritty accoustic side - all the same - I know it would/has done/will go down a storm with lots of people and the keyboards/vocals are really well structured.

Cheers - RG
Check out my latest song called Wild Volcano
droop said 4208 days ago (January 14th, 2008)
Hello RG
I certainly didn't know they had computers in the stone age, but that explains the term "hard drive". I am actually using and learning logic now.
No I don't write for sony and never have but, they do administer my publishing outside the US. You can't drink tea and listen to country music anyhow.......has to be something a little stronger. This song is not very country in the traditional
sense but, I'm glad you liked some of it.

thanks RG for taking the time to listen and comment
Check out my latest song called Last Teardrop
paddler said 4207 days ago (January 15th, 2008)
p.s
you know the most downloaded song on this site is country and western?

http://www.macjams.com/song/6756
Check out my latest song called Wild Volcano
Jim Bouchard said 4206 days ago (January 16th, 2008)
"Pumps Your Blood" is classified as country and western
but it appeared in an episode of the extremely popular "Happy Days" TV show, and is eminently google-able. It's also a pretty good version of a song for which there isn't a definitive version commercially available for free, and it's also an excellent educational aid for kids; I think it's for that reason it's been the most downloaded song, not because it's country-and-western. I don't think this song is very country-and-western either, especially in the Bob Wills sense, but it's a better than some stuff coming out of Nashville these days. The keys are a bit dated sounding, and sounded more like mid-90s Peter Gabriel than anything country, but once I got past them, and into the groovy feel coming in around the vocals, I really dug this. Another excellent song from the droopster!
Check out my latest song called Big Yawn (Apogee One mic demo)
droop said 4200 days ago (January 22nd, 2008)
Hey thanks
for listening Jim. Who knows what country music is today? I'm glad you liked it once you got past the odd chord thing. That's actually mostly steel guitar.
It's funny some people love that part and some don't. Glad you got past it and listened to the whole song.
Thanks again for the listen Jim
Check out my latest song called Last Teardrop
Einarus said 4206 days ago (January 16th, 2008)
Nice!
Now this sounds quite professional!
Clean recordings and a great performance.
It doesn't hurt either that this is really catchy and just all-around fun.

I'll probably find myself humming this in the morning...

-Einar S.
Check out my latest song called "I Hate Goodbyes"
droop said 4200 days ago (January 22nd, 2008)
Yeah we will
have you singing old beer drinking country songs before it's over Einar. You better be careful! Thanks for the compliments, I really do appreciate it.
I don't sing much anymore, though I did sing one a week or two back just to
post something here other than instrumental. I sure do like what you do Einar
you are very talented.

Actually I like all good music, that's why I'll keep checking your stuff.
Check out my latest song called Last Teardrop
Roxylee said 4204 days ago (January 18th, 2008)
Good look at midlife crisis
Like they say "Be careful what you pray for- you might get it. " This song should be on every CW bar's jukebox. Very well written, sung, and arranged. Thank you for visiting my page- I hadn't known about yours.
Check out my latest song called Emma, by davisamerica
droop said 4200 days ago (January 22nd, 2008)
Well Roxylee
thanks so much. I'm glad you liked it. Yeah I never had this situation in my life
but I knew a few who did. Some guys hit their 40's and feel like they have to have a Harley or some young thing, but they both can be dangerous!
Thanks for taking time to listen and comment.
Check out my latest song called Last Teardrop
said 4202 days ago (January 20th, 2008)
very nice
I'm loving the synth-country thing you got going. It is without a doubt country, but the synth sounds give it an almost r&b feel or something. Very creative.
Moviz said 4190 days ago (February 1st, 2008)
who cares
if this is Country or not? Most Country songs these days don't sound Country, All I know is that it sounds like great music to me and all round well/ professionally performed, regards M
Check out my latest song called We'll Meet Again
saymme said 4190 days ago (February 1st, 2008)
:)
Thanx for puttting this here it's GREAT! Cool... : )
woofer3 said 4184 days ago (February 8th, 2008)
I clicked play and thought wowee zowee
Oh what a superb record. Love the voice, and the playing, and the song. It is instant.

John.
Check out my latest song called Drunken bakers [08-01]
said 4181 days ago (February 10th, 2008)
1 of us has to go,


Hi

Thanks
love this song too, great lyrics 'again' also the pic of the dog in the basket is so apt and - Soooo cute. love your vocals a really catchy melody. and you sound so sexy too. lol
made me smile. So refreshing. thanks for sharing.

Dee.
apb said 4175 days ago (February 16th, 2008)
Very pro ...


.. I'm not a big country-western .. but this is that
very popular pop-country variant .. bit 80s on the some synth parts sounds .. but I see no reason why this
wouldn't be heard on radio .. and sell millions .. or
sell it to Billy-Ray or something .. 'tis done so
well.
Check out my latest song called Stowaway
said 4156 days ago (March 6th, 2008)
Another ...
... favorite tune. This is great... Loved the arrangement and I only wish that this song could done by real instruments. Enjoyed it very much .. Great vocal!

Take Care
- Yeman A. Al-Rawi
Scott Carmichael said 4148 days ago (March 14th, 2008)
Paul... I'm starting to see
that what ever you touch... you apply this complete songcraft... all elements woven together to perfection... no mater the genre... the one ingredient that you leave toward the front... HEART... really perfect songwriting, propelled by top notch production skills, and some of the best vocals I've heard here or anywhere...

I'm setting my e-mail notification so that nothing gets by me
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crissew said 3134 days ago (December 23rd, 2010)
Awesome man
Sorry about your passing. Love your music though. You were a great artist! The only pity is that download is disabled. RIP man. You rock!
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Country music, also called country and western music or country-western, is an amalgam of popular musical forms developed in the Southern United States, with roots in traditional folk music, Celtic Music, Blues, Gospel music, and Old-time music. Howe

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