Groove Ballad

Remix step #2 (playing)
England

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No idea whether this is funk ballad or ballad funk. It's a lovely tune either way! I decided I'm going for 'Groove Ballad'. The guitars are clean, apart from the chorus sound, and spartan so I decided the best approach was just a busy groove behind them to give the tune more motion. This should allow for a grooving bass line to join in.

I'm back onto my trusty Ludwig snare for this track. I can't seem to improve the tuning of my toms so I think it's time for new heads - they're getting pretty old as it is.

The original template is completely dry and during mixing, my drums didn't sound like they sat with the track at all. In the end, I fed the template to the ambience reverb I put on the overall kit and suddenly everything blended together.

Enjoy.

HD drums have no reverb.

Comments

July 26 2016 16:37:50
jamladyjamlady
cool drumming Martin!

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August 07 2015 08:44:15
KeiKei
nice! =)

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August 05 2015 20:47:28
frankyguitarfrankyguitar
Fine groove Martin!! Like also the whole work !! :)

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August 05 2015 20:04:32
Lenny CowlerLenny Cowler
super:)

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August 05 2015 18:24:52
nuno1959nuno1959
Perfect Martin, lovely template choice & drumming !!

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August 05 2015 17:29:40
davetdavet
nice groove

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August 05 2015 16:33:52
bhunt1bhunt1
such a cool groove - well done!

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August 05 2015 16:16:30
TofzegritTofzegrit
A funky one? One funky more :)

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August 05 2015 14:53:13
PJEPJE
very smart groove Martin you take kenny's fine music to the level it deserves - outstanding :)

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August 05 2015 14:22:16
OliVBeeOliVBee
nice groove ! i like your ghost notes :) they add a whole lot to the groove !

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