Terrapin

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This song is about space.
Very rough mix. First takes.
Tried out some new pop sensibilities This is a very rough mix...the vocals need a lot of work but I wanted to get it out there right after I wrote it
I wrote this today in a new creative process, writing a poem first, then a lead part and ending with an accompaniment. It's definitely a different sound: I was experimenting. Some of my other influences came through on this one. Also, I paraphrased…
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This song is about space.
a little mantra (perhaps ultimately an outro to a longer song) one-take vox + improv'd cheesy DX7 sounds, both looped and set against field recording.
a leaflet about hacking rhythm. Again the weird metronome forged with audacity creates a thoughtful but ass shaking tune
one who is inquisitive. i call this one the riddler because the first few bars are actually me tuning the instrument. asking the string what it should sound like. And secondly because of the over zealous plectrum Reconnaissance officer.
one who needs constant reassurance. I blush at the name of the costar in this song, he is not a famouse hip hop artist, he is a half size guitar with oddlot strings and a white house paint face job. The bass tones are accomplished by playing…read more
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uh huh
just finished this one, represents a slightly new direction i am taking i think. i am particuarly proud of the polyrhythmic sound i achieved. i was worried it mite become too cluttered (at the beginning) but i think i achieved clarity.
What seemed like the solution to a deficit of music after having been up for 40 hours - FillBot is available in 2 minute increments, inquire within.
Sitting around in my shop a couple of days ago with the Goodall and the Zoom H4N. First time I've really messed with using the internal mics on the H4N in multitrack mode
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This song is about space.
Wildgeas Music said

Reminds me of old Beatles. That’s a good thing.

This song is about space.
Guest said

Deliciously quirky!

I wrote this today in a new creative process, writing a poem first, then a lead part and ending with an accompaniment. It's definitely a different sound: I was experimenting. Some of my other influences came through on this one. Also, I paraphrased…
Terrapin said

be my guest, i’m curious to hear what you’d do with it

ghst said

you have a unique pop sound, i know you just commented, but don’t take it as a reason to why i am commenting on your stuff.

your voice sounds..exhausted. i like it!

also, speaking of my interests/influences, what sort of guesses would you make?

p.s. recorder, yes!

Guest said

Great song! Love the folky feel to the music - lovely breezy mix.

Terrapin is the musical output of William Neylon. Currently recruiting instrumentalists and biography blurb writers.



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Joined August 06, 2010.

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