For your amusement...

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by secretdonkey, Jul 13, 2004.

  1. secretdonkey


    Oct 9, 2002
    Austin, TX
    Plugged the bass into the computer this afternoon with no definite plans or ideas and this is what emerged. Good for a smirk and a shrug, perhaps... I wanted to jump on the bandwagon of overlaying snippets of spoken word recordings, so this represents my entry in that... genre, or whatever.


  2. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    dude thats freaking awesome, i love it! It rmeinds me of somehtign but I'm not sure what... Maybe neurotica.. or indiscipline but yeah... I dunno. DO MORE!
  3. I realy like the combination of the warbly harmonics and the voice. Cool stuff.
  4. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    -that is excellent. Very cool.
  5. secretdonkey


    Oct 9, 2002
    Austin, TX
    Thanks, errrrbody! The Blisshead seal of approval -- that's like musical Enzyte to my ears! :D

    [Turns to reveal huge frozen smile, gives stiff wave, and drives away]

  6. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    I dig it. Good work, Donkey
  7. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    Kick ass. I dig it. Good to hear funk type stuff with actual chord changes.

    Where'd you find the spoken word stuff?
  8. secretdonkey


    Oct 9, 2002
    Austin, TX
    Cool, more thanks! -- and thanks also for the sig, Mr. Strange. Yeah, chord changes -- gotta get me some more of those! The spoken word stuff is from Nixon's "Checkers" speech. I found an mp3 of it online...

  9. Kavorka


    Mar 28, 2002
    Austin, Texas
    I absolutely love your bass playing! Really cool music :D
  10. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
    ... All it needs is a sitar...

    Edit: It also needs Bill Clinton's "I did not have a sexual relationship with Ms. Lewinsky" talk :p.
  11. robe


    Oct 19, 2003
    absolutely kik ass bass playin!!!! keep that **** up!
  12. robe


    Oct 19, 2003
    oops, i didnt realise i swore...just think ur music roks man!!
  13. Papersen

    Papersen Supporting Member

    Mar 22, 2002
    Great tune SD !
    I really dig those harmonics. They give the melody a great atmosphere.

    BTW, what strings are you using on your Cirrus now ?
  14. secretdonkey


    Oct 9, 2002
    Austin, TX
    DR Fatbeams - I really like 'em!

    And thanks again to everyone for the positive feedback!