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Cruooshup
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Postby Cruooshup; Mon May 21, 2018 10:47 pm Billoew

Hiya everyone! This is the last thing I've been working on and would love to hear your thoughts!
https://soundcloud.com/you_sir/billoew
This is the first time playing around with reverb and those bass-mid-high knobs so hopefully everything sounded alright. I would be interested to hear some thoughts on the bells towards the end portion of the song and whether it was too busy; my intention was to build it up and take slowly take it away to flow into the conclusion of the song!

Feel free to send me your stuff too! I would be happy to share you my thoughts! :D
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wagtunes
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Postby wagtunes; Tue May 22, 2018 2:26 am Re: Billoew

Question: Do you have a limiter on the output buss? The kick seems a bit distorted and the overall volume is quite loud. Bell at the end sounds fine. Would have liked a little more variation in the piece instead of just the same riff played over and over. But that's just personal preference. Of course at a little over a minute, piece could probably be expanded anyway. Just some thoughts.
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Postby Cruooshup; Tue May 22, 2018 8:55 pm Re: Billoew

wagtunes wrote:Question: Do you have a limiter on the output buss? The kick seems a bit distorted and the overall volume is quite loud. Bell at the end sounds fine. Would have liked a little more variation in the piece instead of just the same riff played over and over. But that's just personal preference. Of course at a little over a minute, piece could probably be expanded anyway. Just some thoughts.

Yeah I didn't use a limiter and now that you mention it, I could have worked on the volume a bit. I'll do my best to figure out ways to expand and add variation! Thanks a lot for the feedback, means a lot!
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Frantz
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Postby Frantz; Wed May 23, 2018 5:55 pm Re: Billoew

I think it is clipping or distorted and too loud overall. The basic groove is not bad but, as wagtunes mentioned, you should try to develop things more musically.
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layzer
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Postby layzer; Wed May 23, 2018 8:17 pm Re: Billoew

Cruooshup wrote:Yeah I didn't use a limiter


used the natural limiter.... just let it clip :hihi: :hihi:
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ChamMusic
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Postby ChamMusic; Thu May 24, 2018 12:33 pm Re: Billoew

Frantz wrote:I think it is clipping or distorted and too loud overall. The basic groove is not bad but, as wagtunes mentioned, you should try to develop things more musically.


100% agree!

Mix needs work in terms of the dynamic control and the interesting raw ideas need development.
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