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Reviews for "Killer Robot Malaise"

Killer Robot Malaise
by Admiral Bob
Recommends (37)
Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 12:30 AM
 
debbizo
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 12:35 AM
That guitar is really something. Killer Robot!
reusenoise
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 12:54 AM
I like it,It can will be a movie soundtrack
Abstract Audio
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 1:13 AM
If SM makes you do one thing then it’s reinventing your work process. So its not a style I’m used to hear from you, but still AB resonates through out it all. A great haunting piece had to turn my bass down on my amp for this :)

timberman
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 1:49 AM
I can understand the challenge. I’m like that too. I get confused if I can’t hear a chorus somewhere. You’ve dealt masterfully with the material, though, creating a piece full of tension and suspense with brill sound quality. Nice guitar effect, sir.
copperhead
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 3:52 AM
Fantastic lead work AB! You have captured the Sci-fi fell perfectly!!!
Mana Junkie
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 4:22 AM
What a soundtrack. This could be used in a videogame or a movie score such as I, Robot II: Electric Boogaloo. Nicely done!
Speck
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 4:53 AM
What a great build, with a chill-inducing peak. Maybe a different form for you but still a highly accomplished structure. I like this very much.
panu
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 5:20 AM
your inner robot has scary skillz. this is one outstanding track!
Alex
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 7:51 AM
Different but incredibly well done!!!
With your very special touch!
Kara Square
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 9:28 AM
Oh my- how I love this! (No exaggeration, I assure you!)
VickyDan
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 9:44 AM
A very well done soundtrack. The integration does not appear to have been easy, but you’re well out. Sometimes, thinking outside the box, we we perceive that we are able to envisage and create something else. Really good job ….
Snowflake
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 11:09 AM
admiral - you’ve done it again! expanded your talents to new realms. a beautiful soundscape of PorchCat, combined with your really magical guitar tones & sounds (that is you right?).
 
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permalink   Admiral Bob Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 11:32 AM
Yeah… I used the guitar like glue (like Susan says) to hold it together. :)
 
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permalink   Snowflake Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 11:36 AM
well, that is some of the sweetest smelling glue i’ve ever encountered!
SackJo22
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permalink   Sun, Mar 27, 2011 @ 11:16 AM
Now this is a perfect example of the magic of the secret mixter! You not only rose to meet the challenge but you soared into the stratosphere! (No pun intended). Amazing, amazing soundscape — you used your guitar most effectively to make the sounds coalesce. Great work Admiral! Bravo!
PorchCat
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permalink   Mon, Mar 28, 2011 @ 7:54 AM
I understand how this might have challenged your remixing comfort zone. We typically paint sound in two very different ways. You did a wonderful job marrying our styles and producing a crazy space baby! :) This soundscape fits right in with my dreams of space and the engineer. Brilliant!
Clarence Simpson
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permalink   Mon, Mar 28, 2011 @ 11:26 AM
Very cool soundscape stuff. And nice job on stepping out of the comfort zone. I don’t think I’ve heard you hit the whammy bar before. :)

Side note: I’ve been wondering for a while now, but you mentioning your love of sci-fi may have just answered my question… is your user name a Heinlein reference?
 
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permalink   Admiral Bob Mon, Mar 28, 2011 @ 11:34 AM
No, my username was born in frustration. I was trying to register for a website a long time ago, and every time I typed something in, it said it was taken. I just typed a jumble of characters in frustration and it let me sign in.

Stupidly, I kept using that just about everywhere, and I’m sorta stuck with it now. I actually don’t even care for my user name much, to tell you the truth. :)

Actually didn’t use the whammy bar on this. I pressed on the neck joint (poor man’s whammy.) :)
 
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permalink   Clarence Simpson Mon, Mar 28, 2011 @ 12:07 PM
Oh, haha, I’ve been there before - getting stuck picking a ridiculous user name.

Funny though that you love sci-fi and randomly picked a nickname for one of the most famous sci-fi writers ever. In case you don’t know who I’m talking about it’s Robert A. Heinlein who wrote Stranger in a Strange Land, Starship Troopers, and lots of other stuff. He was in the navy and named Robert, so some fans refer to him as Admiral Bob.
 
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permalink   Admiral Bob Mon, Mar 28, 2011 @ 12:24 PM
Loved Heinlein. Read “Red Planet” a dozen times. Didn’t know he had the nickname though. You learn something new everyday.
Scomber
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permalink   Tue, Mar 29, 2011 @ 1:52 PM
Slowly getting my way through the secret mixters, I’ve had a second listen and I’m blown away by this. Top marks mate! Nice glue
HEKTOR THILLET (coffeeeurope)
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permalink   Wed, Mar 30, 2011 @ 1:09 AM
Very predatory - Rawrrrrrr [hehe] B-)
essesq
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permalink   Fri, May 20, 2011 @ 6:28 PM
I haven’t been listening to much of anything lately because I had trouble with my ears. Why should you care? Well…this piece really highlights all the good stuff about my headphones, it sounds fantastic, especially the way the sound is spaced. You made great use of your samples and made something very coherent in it’s own special language :-).

Now I really should give your usual style offerings a listen :-).