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Bit of an experiment, this one. Trying to get that kind of deep south swamp feel played on substandard equipment.

Went for as lo-fi sound as I could. Miked the kit from a distance using just my AKG D112 kick mic - the closest thing I have to an old-school, large-diaphragm mic. Recorded the kit in mono from there. Took the pillow out of my bass drum - it's a bit *too* boomy - stuck a towel on the snare drum and EQ'd a lot of the top and bottom out on mix down. Then just played a very simple backing beat, trying to emulate the simplicity of the old-school blues players.

Not entirely sure if this has worked. Please tell me whether it sucks or not!

Enjoy.

Comments

April 13 2015 03:17:24
WadeWade
Absolutely appropriate.

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April 11 2015 12:52:51
nuno1959nuno1959
Love the ''lo-fi'' vibe, it's great you went for that sound..

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April 11 2015 04:55:43
francisco alfrancisco al
bom trabalho

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April 10 2015 15:36:13
frankyguitarfrankyguitar
Very cool drums, the tone is great and fits perfect👍👍

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April 10 2015 12:16:17
UloisiusUloisius
coool ;o)

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April 10 2015 00:30:38
RobMRobM
Very nice work :)

+1
April 09 2015 22:46:57
davetdavet
I liked it, I thought it really suited the track, so I added a couple of tracks of guitar.

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April 09 2015 21:56:33
cody trippcody tripp
GREAT !!!

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April 09 2015 20:56:49
glennpglennp
I think it sounds great...nice add. nice playing Keii

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April 09 2015 20:28:19
KeitonKeiton
I will honor that you have made a thorough prepared to make the old atmosphere Thank you very much :)
+1 April 09 2015 20:42:18 Keiton mpointon
Thank you, Kei. Did you use a digital vibrato? Sounds like an old Vibro Champ!
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April 09 2015 20:54:58 Keiton Keiton
Amp Designer is in the Apple Logic Pro has very good. If there is a MacBook and an audio interface I put out this sound in the kitchen. I hope to want true Vibroverb Amp and uni-vibe :)
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