rock and/or roll
The MeFi community could benefit from
hearing from members of color
about your experiences on the site.
Sandy River Belle
August 9, 2011
Another quick rendition of a traditional tune on the banjo.
(2 comments total)
2 users marked this as a favorite
Y U NO GET MORE COMMENTS AND PRAISE?!!1
This is kinda short, but darnit, it's beautiful! I could definitely stand to hear more if you have some. I love the echo/reverb you're using. I'm gonna try that the next time I record banjo.
on August 12, 2011
Beautiful man, cross between a shanty and some nice folk - nice mix. Agree on the reverb: very very nice. I know how damned hard it is on a banjo to get some sort of alternating bass / high note riff going on with fingerpiccking (flat picking?) due to the strings being so easy to over tone but I think you accomplish it very well in this piece.
Thematically it sounds like something from Old school sid meirs Colonization or playing a board game of Le Havre - very merchanty / trading post vibe - people laughing and swapping various sundries. Lovely sound, record it longer, get an acordion / melodian player and a female vocalist - and you will have yourself one band sir.
on August 14, 2011
Get Away | Objective Look At a Family Album
You are not logged in, either
create an account
to post comments