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Allomerus - Fuse

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Allomerus
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1746 posts since 28 Aug, 2012, from Melbourne, Australia

Postby Allomerus; Fri Sep 29, 2017 3:38 am Allomerus - Fuse

Allomerus - Fuse

John Wegner: Guitar, bass, synths (including Volca Bass)
Paul Wegner: Drums, Percussion

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrEp4_ANoVg

Drew instruments on iPad and animated them using Motion 5 ;)
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biodiode
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Postby biodiode; Sat Sep 30, 2017 11:28 pm Re: Allomerus - Fuse

Very simple concept with the video but really well executed, was a fun listen and viewing.
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layzer
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Postby layzer; Tue Oct 03, 2017 2:37 am Re: Allomerus - Fuse

nice overall production. had all the elements of good ol progressive rock
the animation was fun to watch, good job guys!
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folderol
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Postby folderol; Wed Oct 04, 2017 10:05 am Re: Allomerus - Fuse

Ha! Nice bit of fun with the animation.
Tune comes over like it was being played by a group of young musicians that are fairly new to playing a a band - dunno if that was the intent.
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fastlanephil
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Postby fastlanephil; Wed Oct 04, 2017 8:51 pm Re: Allomerus - Fuse

I was thinking progressive garage band gone old Holly Wood music. The tune made me think of the theme from the Peter Gun tv series. It did work well with the animation style for a fun time.

Pretty clever!
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Postby davidstiles; Sat Oct 07, 2017 12:52 am Re: Allomerus - Fuse

This is an enjoyable track, but I'm even more fascinated by the video. It's a cool idea and you've executed it well. Alas, I do not have an Apple computer. It's too bad that Windows doesn't come with any software to Motion (as far as I know). Anyhow, great job!
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Postby Allomerus; Sat Oct 07, 2017 2:06 am Re: Allomerus - Fuse

biodiode wrote:Very simple concept with the video but really well executed, was a fun listen and viewing.


Thank you. The video was something I came up with in one night. Often quick things often turn out well. All the best! :)
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Allomerus
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Postby Allomerus; Sat Oct 07, 2017 2:07 am Re: Allomerus - Fuse

layzer wrote:nice overall production. had all the elements of good ol progressive rock
the animation was fun to watch, good job guys!


Thanks layzer. The music was mostly Paul's idea. Glad you enjoyed it... :)
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Allomerus
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Postby Allomerus; Sat Oct 07, 2017 2:09 am Re: Allomerus - Fuse

folderol wrote:Ha! Nice bit of fun with the animation.
Tune comes over like it was being played by a group of young musicians that are fairly new to playing a a band - dunno if that was the intent.


Wasn't the intent but we were trying something a bit different. Maybe that's the reason. :)
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seismic1
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Postby seismic1; Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:10 pm Re: Allomerus - Fuse

I've listened to this quite a few times, and I think it's got a lot of similarities to KC's Vrooom, but in a lighter style. There were a couple of drum riffs that sounded like Neil Peart from the Moving Pictures era. That alone make for a good set of Prog credentials, but add the timesig and key changes, and we have a full-on Prog classic, not forgetting the percussion section and the guitar solo. Good job with the video. One day all DAWs will be like that :wink:

Good work :)
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Frantz
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Postby Frantz; Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:56 pm Re: Allomerus - Fuse

You got a lot of mileage out of that riff -- unison, hocketing, and a bassline for the guitar to solo over. Clever although it will probably be stuck in my head for a while.

There were also other nice sections which provided a break before returning to the riff. Perhaps the drum break could have been shortened?

The minimal video was elegant and fit well with the music. Good stuff! :tu:
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markkuja
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Postby markkuja; Tue Oct 10, 2017 2:45 am Re: Allomerus - Fuse

Nice song. Pleasantarrangement, good mix and sounds. Well done instrumental music.
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Postby markkuja; Tue Oct 10, 2017 3:27 am Re: Allomerus - Fuse

markkuja wrote:Nice song. Pleasant arrangement, good mix and sounds. Well done instrumental music.
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Vortifex
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Postby Vortifex; Tue Oct 10, 2017 6:14 am Re: Allomerus - Fuse

I felt the timing issues detracted from what you guys were trying to do. Tightening it up would make it a much better listen.

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