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This one took me quite long to finish, cause I had trouble with the bass lines. I think I found a good compromise now between the 1/16th bass and the other variation. I also wanted to make a track without any samples, because I got tired of looking for samples :D .

Not sure how good the synth that comes in at 3:40 fits to the rest. I tried other sounds, but the one I used now fits best imo.

This time I also tried to put in more low end below 50 Hz, cause I think that came too short in my previous tracks,

https://soundcloud.com/lilith_93/flow

@jonetsu If you can start with a collaboration track that would be great.

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Very atmospheric and groovy as usual! I like the sample at 3:40, it feels like a "synthy" distorted guitar and I think it fits the piece too.

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That song had an awesome vibe - I liked it alot! I also liked the synth at 3:40 - I thought it fit in well and added some variety to the sound.

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This is a pretty good track. It actually flows very well.
lilith wrote:
Sun Sep 20, 2020 3:12 pm
@jonetsu If you can start with a collaboration track that would be great.
Not sure I understood the practical meaning. Did you meant start a totally new track for collaboration ? Or to add a track to "Flow" as it is now from the stereo output ?

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jonetsu wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:30 pm
This is a pretty good track. It actually flows very well.
lilith wrote:
Sun Sep 20, 2020 3:12 pm
@jonetsu If you can start with a collaboration track that would be great.
Not sure I understood the practical meaning. Did you meant start a totally new track for collaboration ? Or to add a track to "Flow" as it is now from the stereo output ?
Sorry, this was not clear. I thought starting with a new one, but if you have any ideas what to add / change in Flow that's also fine.

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Thanks all for the comments. I let it sit for a while now and maybe change minor things in the future. E.g. someone complained about the snare.

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Two thumbs up! This track is well-constructed and well-balanced, and has a great vibe. I love your sound, always, but this one is particularly good. I like all of the sounds in the piece, and the 3:40 sound is maybe the best one in the song. I'll be revisiting this track all morning, I think.

EDIT: I think the snare sound is fine. You actually have a handful of snare-like sounds in the song, and they work well together. The drums remind me of Axel F.

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milo wrote:
Tue Sep 22, 2020 2:57 pm
Two thumbs up! This track is well-constructed and well-balanced, and has a great vibe. I love your sound, always, but this one is particularly good. I like all of the sounds in the piece, and the 3:40 sound is maybe the best one in the song. I'll be revisiting this track all morning, I think.

EDIT: I think the snare sound is fine. You actually have a handful of snare-like sounds in the song, and they work well together. The drums remind me of Axel F.
Thanks for listening. Do you mean this one? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qx2gvHjNhQ0

I know the track, but never realized that its title is Axel F.

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That's the one! Not sure how popular that was in Germany, but here in the states it was played every hour on the radio for months and months.

Now that I hear it again, I think there is more variety in your drum part. The part of your song that reminded me of Axel F was the echo-effect drum fill.

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Very nice sounds and I love the bassline, very full sounding. The solo in the middle reminds me a bit of "A broken frame" by DM.
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This is not the type of music I listen the most, but I found this one very interesting and it kept me listening all the way. I think the whole composition's very well crafted and intelligent. Very nice work.
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This is pretty cool. I like the kickdrum sound, and the synth you mentioned at 3:40 sounds great; I'd actually turn it up a bit. Nice cover art too.
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Thanks guys!

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lilith wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 6:04 pm
Sorry, this was not clear. I thought starting with a new one, but if you have any ideas what to add / change in Flow that's also fine.
Hallo. I thought of replying several times but went on with things to do, one of them being finding a good start for such a project. Ich hab' es nicht vergessen. I have several sketches that are suitable for a project, the problem being in deciding on one. I've already looked at some. When one will be decided upon, I'll put it as 'LM-Project-02' in the 'Virtual Music Projects' section, along with links to the downloadable multi-track files and notes.

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jonetsu wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:21 pm
lilith wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 6:04 pm
Sorry, this was not clear. I thought starting with a new one, but if you have any ideas what to add / change in Flow that's also fine.
Hallo. I thought of replying several times but went on with things to do, one of them being finding a good start for such a project. Ich hab' es nicht vergessen. I have several sketches that are suitable for a project, the problem being in deciding on one. I've already looked at some. When one will be decided upon, I'll put it as 'LM-Project-02' in the 'Virtual Music Projects' section, along with links to the downloadable multi-track files and notes.
Sounds good, thanks!

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