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Day 8 of 30: I'm not sure about you, but whenever I record acoustic guitar, it sounds horrible. So I checked out Paul David's video about how he records his guitars and puts them in stereo.

You can see the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ww-cH29IGeM

Came up with this little diddy sho…

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Day 7 of 30: Inspired by the magic gravity ball, Fushigi, I set out to make the best possible song using only a 1.5 second clip of audio.

To learn more about how I did this, check out this video by Andrew Huang: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z07NWhI2oQQ

Enjoy,
cheine

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Day 6 of 30: This may be the next theme song for Home Depot or Lowes. I think they've got something already, so maybe Ace Hardware is next in line.

They're gonna be selling more shit than they know what to do with using a song like this.

Anyway, if you want to join me as well, set a timer for 1 h…

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Feb. 5, 2021

Beat the Clock: Day 5

Day 5 of 30 - Happy Friday.

Recorded in Ableton, most synth sounds coming from Arturia's Pigments.

See you tomorrow,
cheine

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Day 4 of 30, and today I decided to use the Guitar Theory for Dummies book to try some new chords and come with some new sounds.

I actually liked this one, and I may end up turning it into a song at some point. A bit disjointed from the first verse to first chorus, but there's something here.

If …

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Day 3 of 30 and I wanted to use Arturia's Pigments to make a song. I've had my eye on it for a while and decided to pull the trigger last night.

The plugin is complex, but still user-friendly. After only 20 minutes of tutorials and testing it out, I put together this lofi(ish) song using the pres…

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Day 2 of 30. I've been listening to quite a bit of The Police lately, so it came through, as well as a Sublime feel. Not great, but better than yesterday's.

If you'd like to join me, set a timer for 1 hour and record your own song. Post a link in the comments and I'll check it out.

Thanks,
cheine

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Feb. 1, 2021

Beat the Clock: Day 1

This is Day 1 of the 30 Day/1 Hour Song Challenge. I'm setting a 1-hour timer every day for the next 30 days, and I'm recording and releasing a song within that time.

Today's song isn't too great, but they'll get better.

Make your own and feel free to join in. Link to your song in the comments se…

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Starting February 1st, I'll be writing, recording, and releasing one song a day. The only catch is that I have 1 hour on the clock to complete the song.

I'm releasing them regardless of quality or completion.

The whole point is to get out of your comfort zone. Try new styles, explore new sounds,…

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Dec. 29, 2020

My First Digitakt Jam

I got my Digitakt yesterday and it's been a blast! I put together this quick jam. Let me know what you think.

Big thanks to the two accounts below that led me to buying this thing:

Ricky Tinez: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4OAAbxtB6QEKaTDb-SEe-Q
Aldo: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCCVgtM…

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Experimenting with some modular synthesis and guitar pedals combined. Equipment used:

Intellijel Pallette 62p
Mutable Instruments Plaits
Make Noise Maths
Electro-Harmonix Pitch Fork
Boss DD-7

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