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Our sutures never sever
by spinmeister
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Thu, Nov 5, 2009 @ 11:59 PM
 
drive on the wayside
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permalink   Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 2:53 AM
It kind of reminds me of Dee-lite playing at a bar post-apocalypse. And it doesn’t get much better than that :)

The breakdown right about the halfway mark (with the dramatic strings) is incredibly cool. Very well played there. Cheers!

Another beautiful piece my friend!
 
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permalink   spinmeister Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 10:20 AM
Thanks J.! lol - yeah post apocalyptic, alright! I’m all mad max’d out now :-)
colab
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permalink   Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 7:41 AM
This is absolutely terrific.

I think your musical skill makes you very well suited to do a mashup because you’ve used the samples carefully and to great effect.

Yeah. This is great. Nice job.
 
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permalink   spinmeister Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 10:37 AM
Thanks, dear fellow Stella connoisseur! This note from you is much appreciated, because you’re one of the people who has much more of a sense for this kind of music than I do.

This made me have to live with a few more experimental melody/chord matchings than usual for me.

When the mashup content is chosen by the objective to have pre-determined sample contributors, rather than easy musical (scale, groove and BPM) fit, things are bit harder to control. :-)
SackJo22
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permalink   Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 7:50 AM
…and this my friend, is why you will never be out of a job! A lot of mash ups are cool, and interesting, and fun to listen to and what not, but you made yours sound like a real song. You have a commitment to structure and sound that invariably leads to a great sounding track. Fantastic!
 
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permalink   spinmeister Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 10:39 AM
Thanks SJ! Especially for phrasing it as “commitment” rather than “being committed”. :-)
J.Lang
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permalink   Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 7:59 AM
Ha ha….Nice a bit out in left field but NICE!!!!!!
 
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permalink   spinmeister Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 10:41 AM
Thanks JL. Maybe this is not just in left field but sitting next to Bob Uecker?
essesq
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permalink   Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 8:22 AM
OK, I am freaking speechless (and that speaks volumes). Wow.
 
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permalink   spinmeister Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 10:43 AM
Thanks E! On of my life’s dreams is now a reality! ;-)
MC Jack in the Box
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permalink   Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 8:40 AM
great job here spin. glad you decided to take the plunge and jump right in!
 
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permalink   spinmeister Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 10:45 AM
Thanks MCJitB! I only realized, that I was in the deep end of the pool well after having jumped! And it was too late by then! :-)
Kaer Trouz
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permalink   Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 10:13 AM
This is how they mash it up, on MARS… awesome and crazed.
 
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permalink   spinmeister Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 10:25 AM
Thanks KT!

In the movie version Sigorney Weaver will play Kaer Trouz battling evil monsters from outer space!
 
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permalink   RudeBoys Sat, Nov 7, 2009 @ 12:45 PM
hey spin, i was doing Kaer Trouz remix, but i try to upload it 5 times and would not upload, then i notice it was to large of a file to upload, so i had to lower the bit rate and re-down mix it, but during this time i was very busy, my car timing belt broke, my roland keyboard went out, had to ship to Los angeles from north carolina, and i could not figure out why that remix would not upload. a bad week, had this song done in one day, and been sitting on it for 2weeks
CiggiBurns
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permalink   Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 11:13 AM
Your modesty is all part of your undeniable charm, Mr Spin, but you have done such a fantastic job here. It’s not a mash up; it’s a highly accomplished, original and stylish creation. xxxx
 
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permalink   spinmeister Fri, Nov 6, 2009 @ 11:31 AM
oh CB! You’re really intent on making me blush, aren’t you? Thanks for your generous words!
TheJoe
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permalink   Tue, Nov 10, 2009 @ 10:11 AM
There had been a bunch of uploads in the last days, especially for the secret mixter_09 project.

I surely mised some and also this one here.

Mashup!? I haven_t heard the original samples, but I am with our swedish friend, you managed it to put them together as there were composed by only one person.

What I like especially here is, that you let enough space for each part to get an “airy” remix. But I do not wonder about that since you are living at the west pacific coast with a constant fresh breeze around in your nose! :-)
 
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permalink   spinmeister Tue, Nov 10, 2009 @ 11:19 AM
Thank you so much, TJ. Yes, I like the Pacific Coast air very much. :-)

The original samples were from quite different musical neighborhoods, that’s why this mash-up was quite challenging and ended up having quite a few more dissonances, than I usually let myself get away with. :-)
wellman
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permalink   Tue, Nov 10, 2009 @ 1:08 PM
Great job! Taking in consideration U had to work with 4 differentes sources of material… IM impressed..Really i am!
 
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permalink   spinmeister Tue, Nov 10, 2009 @ 1:43 PM
Thank you so much for your kind words, Wellman! - 4 sources in 12 hours was quite a challenge to my usual remixing timeframe, which more typically is 1 source over 2-3 weeks! :-)
Scott Altham
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permalink   Sat, Feb 6, 2010 @ 6:34 AM
I’m rocking in my chair like a deranged fool right now. This mix has everything, a funky vibe, elements of dark mystery and those haunting vocals from Kaer.

An interesting and very diverse mix. Coolio
 
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permalink   spinmeister Sat, Feb 6, 2010 @ 12:30 PM
lol thanks! - I felt like a deranged remixer when putting this one together!
Admiral Bob
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permalink   Sat, Feb 6, 2010 @ 6:37 AM
Cool. I like that things in this mix are either hard foreground, or hard background!
 
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permalink   spinmeister Sat, Feb 6, 2010 @ 12:32 PM
thanks AB! As my most experimental piece yet, I broke with many of my own remixing traditions. This was of course, because the aim was to assemble a bit of a musical Frankenstein, sutures and all!
copperhead
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permalink   Mon, Feb 8, 2010 @ 4:28 PM
WOW! This is very interesting. I have to see how you did this lol. I am always for people who think outside the box!!! I can see this place being very addicting lol! Great job:)
 
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permalink   spinmeister Mon, Feb 8, 2010 @ 5:21 PM
thanks CH! You bumped into my most experimental remix ever! :-)