A Funky Meter hit a Led Zepplin, and it fell into The Ocean

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by NOLABASS, Jan 13, 2004.



    Oct 16, 2002
    New Orleans
    Hey guys, we are a funk/blues band out of New Orleans. Check our a new cut from our CD. Thanks for listening. ~nolabass


    Fat Finger Band


    Oct 16, 2002
    New Orleans
    Feedback would be appreciated and welcome.
  3. Cool stuff !!!
    Sounds a lot like The Meters ... but that's a good thing IMO.

    Have you guys tried playing it just a little bit faster ? I think the song would sound a bit more slammin' ...

    I also checked out the other songs, again good stuff man.
    I especially like the bassline on "scootcher", very nice groove.

    Keep up the good work & funk on
  4. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    Yeah, that's some good stuff, I think you should maybe pick up the tempo, just a little.

    very meters like, but a lot fresher.

    the mixing is kind of poor imo, it feels too loose, but I dunno.

    I dig it though very :cool:

  5. sjoakes


    Nov 25, 2002
    saint paul, mn
    I dig it.
    I like the tempo too -it being kind of a laid-back funk thing, I like it as it's played.


    Oct 16, 2002
    New Orleans
    Thanks guys. Part of the funkyness here in New Orleans is laying behind the beat so far. playing at that tempo is tuff when I want to be smooth. We have a tendency to get way back in the pocket in the studio, and like most bands pick things up when playing live. So the tunes move all the time. I here you, and there is a slight tempo drop at one spot that makes it feel a little off. Mix is rather subjective as what your hearing is a poor MP3 dump. Good, focused feedback guys, thanks. You know how it is, when you get in mixdown and decide on wether to keep it or not, there are always compromises.~peter

    Wanna hear something else?
  7. jm1


    Nov 12, 2003
    Very nice, me likes! :bassist:
  8. Is that a rethorical question ? ;)
  9. W32Hybris


    Jan 18, 2004
    south Florida
    i wanna hear more

    you can send me your cd if you want

    you can pay shipping too :D

    that sounds good keep it up :bassist: :bassist:


    Oct 16, 2002
    New Orleans
    FYI, I recorded with my Lakland 55-94 Classic into an Avalon U5 DI, into a Soundcraft Ghost board to tape.
  11. lbanks


    Jul 17, 2003
    Ennui, IN USA
    That's snappin! Keep the tempo where you've got it, thats a nice locked-in groove. I'd buy that...where?
  12. av_rockstar


    Oct 4, 2003
    So. Cali.

    What he said.....hehe:cool: