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Reviews for "Can't Hold It Back (How it is)"

Can't Hold It Back (How it is)
by Admiral Bob
Recommends (26)
Sat, Oct 8, 2011 @ 10:31 PM

Uses samples from:

 
timberman
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permalink   Sun, Oct 9, 2011 @ 12:14 AM
Mmmm…more of the Superstious keys. This time in the right channel. Overall very authentic & respectful true to the roots mix. I like how you’ve arranged the song from a stereo perspective (listening with headphones) Drums & voice at the center and the rest of the instruments panned to the left or right. That’s also a very typical early 70’s funk thing. Extra plusses for excellent singing.
Alex
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permalink   Sun, Oct 9, 2011 @ 12:32 AM
This is really great!
I hope someone does Mr.Brown kind of thing with it ;)
Love the singing
unreal_dm
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permalink   Sun, Oct 9, 2011 @ 1:13 AM
Nicely put together – great vocal.
Wired Ant
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permalink   Sun, Oct 9, 2011 @ 4:10 AM
Strong voice, keys and an exellent arrangement!
SackJo22
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permalink   Sun, Oct 9, 2011 @ 9:40 AM
The infunktion is spreading like wildfire! This is great Sir Admiral — reminds me of my favorites, The Temptations, in the sense that you added the social-awareness factor to all our funk fun. (Don’t need no flashlight to see the truth — great line!) Bravo!!!!
CSoul
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permalink   Mon, Oct 10, 2011 @ 3:41 AM
The Great addition to the ccM Funk Festival.Congrats Mr.A.Bob.,
peace
J.Lang
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permalink   Mon, Oct 10, 2011 @ 3:39 PM
A lot of good funky stuff on ccMixter as of lately and this is Very Funky. Nice work AB
copperhead
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permalink   Mon, Oct 17, 2011 @ 4:30 PM
Stellar track! You have that James Brown flavor to your vocal and the clav work is awesome :)
coruscate
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permalink   Fri, Dec 20, 2019 @ 4:59 AM
As always I LOVE your samples. I’m trying to get into music theory again… would you be able to tell me what scale this is in so I can work myself in somehow? Thanks!
 
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permalink   Admiral Bob Fri, Dec 20, 2019 @ 7:11 AM
The scale is called “the blues scale”, which is essentially a combination of the pentatonic major and minor scales, with a focus on resolving the 3rd between the minor and major 3rd.