November 2017 Archives (all archives)

November 29

The Home Ruler Set

Another set from some recent recording - two Irish hornpipes on guitar and octave mandolin. [more inside]

posted by gorbichov at 7:00 PM PST - 5 comments

04 - obscura sunrise - vampire deer

the night is over, traffic picks up and there's still a vague hint of smoke in the air ... [more inside]

posted by pyramid termite at 3:41 PM PST - 0 comments

November 26

03 dance candlejazz - vampire deer

well, i forgot to number the first two songfiles - but there's only 4 songs, which figures for a bunch of jammy instrumentals - this is more like when there's a little chill in the air and the fires are getting low

posted by pyramid termite at 3:15 PM PST - 1 comments

November 25

Come here and see me

My first time wrangling Ableton to do what I want, and the first song I've posted to MeFi since moving to SF. [more inside]

posted by tmcw at 7:59 PM PST - 1 comments

02 dreams of ocean fire - vampire deer

further on that night - a rather spaced instrumental

posted by pyramid termite at 6:29 AM PST - 0 comments

November 24

01 obscura beach - vampire deer

a surfy instrumental for the time of evening when the sun's just gone down and the campfires are starting

posted by pyramid termite at 4:53 AM PST - 0 comments

November 22

Black Velvet Band

usual SSTO nonsense, 99th birthday of a friend-of-a-friend. antics aren't half-bad. [more inside]

posted by dorian at 10:11 AM PST - 1 comments

November 20


This is a little tachycardia-inducing club banger at 150bpm that I made entirely in iMaschine 2 on the train over a few commutes. I stopped when I ran out of clip slots (you get four per each of four tracks, so...).

posted by invitapriore at 5:31 PM PST - 0 comments

November 19

All the Days

A quick, old tune

posted by ageispolis at 8:22 PM PST - 3 comments

The Marc and Caitlin Wedding Set

Another rough mix from a recent bout of recording. These are two tunes I played during the summertime wedding of two good friends. [more inside]

posted by gorbichov at 7:05 PM PST - 2 comments

you want love

a fairly unoriginal country tune that i'm nonetheless quite pleased with...

posted by thedamnbees at 12:35 PM PST - 2 comments

November 18

Thoughts and Prayers

A little meditation (in three verses and accompanied on the 1-string guitar) on the oft-used phrase. Video of this performance at YouTube or Facebook.

posted by flapjax at midnite at 11:43 PM PST - 2 comments


A quick spooky-inspired (but not really spooky) low tempo dance track [more inside]

posted by cyphill at 3:17 PM PST - 0 comments

November 17

Unraveling Clouds

Another tune from the Black Ox project a friend and I wrote and recorded.

posted by alexx51 at 2:21 PM PST - 0 comments

Irish traditional - Old Friends Set

So I've been consumed with learning Irish traditional music for the past year, and was finally able to trek down to VA to see my old pal Ian and have him help me record a few sets of tunes. This rough mix is so far my favorite of the bunch. [more inside]

posted by gorbichov at 5:51 AM PST - 0 comments

November 12

Solar Eclipse Overture

I know the 2107 eclipse over the U.S. has come and gone, but hey, there's always another one. [more inside]

posted by AppleSeed at 10:32 AM PST - 3 comments

November 10


Crap Rick Wakeman meets sub-par Samba. [more inside]

posted by lmfsilva at 12:49 PM PST - 2 comments

November 8

Barbie Knows Your Name

An electronic piece using some of the Barbie voice samples from this post. Listening to it in its entirety will probably not drive you to Lovecraftian insanity, nor will it bring about the end of the world. [more inside]

posted by suetanvil at 6:26 PM PST - 2 comments

Chicken Reel / Chicken Ain't Nothin' But A Bird

A classic Louis Jordan song all about chickens, interpolated with a fiddle reel that's all about chickens. Recorded and broadcast live 11/4/2017 for "The Back Porch" on KLCC 89.7 Eugene, OR. [more inside]

posted by OverlappingElvis at 9:25 AM PST - 0 comments

November 7

High Tide (Soundtrack Composed for a Silent Short)

This is a piece I recorded for a silent short comprised of Public Domain footage from 1936 taken from the Prelinger Archives. let me know if you'd like me to share the video.

posted by alexx51 at 5:21 AM PST - 2 comments

November 6

Midnight Suite.

In 2 parts. Posted at midnight. Enjoy! [more inside]

posted by CarrotAdventure at 11:06 PM PST - 3 comments