Posts Tagged ‘Home’

Which songs should I redo? The first 4 weeks

Friday, August 7th, 2009
At some point, I will begin reworking a few of my songs so that I can get away from the demo-ish/newbie sound that I feel is coming through due to producing so frequently. In that vein, I was hoping you might take a listen to the first four songs and then let me know which you would like to see re-recorded, re-mixed, re-written, etc.
Whichever is selected, I might go as far as bringing in a different singer, bassist, drummer, having someone help me re-write the lyrics, who knows. So if you have suggestions for specifically what you would like to see, please also comment.
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Home – Song #3 in 52 Song Project

Tuesday, July 14th, 2009
Please start playing the song before you read my comments below. I don't want to color your opinion of the song. What did I learn from this third week?
  • No matter how much I try, I can't write lyrics for certain songs when I have a time limit. I had, what I thought was, a great hard-ish rock song... but I couldn't come up with any lyrics that weren't horrible, so being frustrated, I did one take on each instrument for this song and called it good.
  • I need to bump pretty much every song by 5-10 bpm.… Read More