hey listen to my new song (thread)

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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by jb » Wed Aug 02, 2017 2:50 pm

Here's a little demo! In the most inconvenient place to listen ever!
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bwfp3 ... UxXTHgzQTA
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Post by Lunkhead » Wed Aug 02, 2017 8:20 pm

Good one, I like it!
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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by lichenthroat » Thu Aug 10, 2017 6:06 am

MicahSommer wrote:I finished an album in April that I keep forgetting to tell people about.

https://micahsommer.bandcamp.com/album/ ... er-stories

It includes (variously reworked versions of) five Songfight entries, one Circle of Titles entry, and five songs I came up with all by myself.
I've really been enjoying this, particularly "Shaped Like Ohio" and "Glue."
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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by MicahSommer » Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:33 am

lichenthroat wrote:
MicahSommer wrote:I finished an album in April that I keep forgetting to tell people about.

https://micahsommer.bandcamp.com/album/ ... er-stories

It includes (variously reworked versions of) five Songfight entries, one Circle of Titles entry, and five songs I came up with all by myself.
I've really been enjoying this, particularly "Shaped Like Ohio" and "Glue."
Thanks LT!
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Post by Spintown » Fri Oct 06, 2017 2:52 pm

Ok, so I don't really consider myself a songwriter at all, but this is the first song (that's not a parody) that I helped write. Unless you play Minecraft on the same mini games servers as I do, or have watched my Minecraft videos, you probably won't get most of the references. That being said I've reviewed here in the past...might as well put my stuff here.

PS: I wrote the lyrics.
Dr. Lindyke performed the rap.
Jonathan Mann wrote the music.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=38VdE_ORQ1U
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Post by fodroy » Sun Dec 10, 2017 7:38 am

I wrote two songs this weekend. One was for the Toll of the Inferno fight. The other was this one: Megaberth.
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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by Pigfarmer Jr » Sat Jan 27, 2018 3:36 pm

Only one new song, but almost all new recordings and a shameless self promotion. I just released a bandcamp album yesterday that's free to download or listen to for the next month or so. I believe there is only one songfight song on it "Cloud Cuckoo Land" and it's the only song I didn't rerecord, I just remixed it with some massive editing on a part or two.

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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by BoffoYux » Tue Jun 26, 2018 1:41 pm

Not my song, but FAWMers Steven Guiles and Amanda West started a new band 'Future Kings of Denmark'.

Video for the first song 'Stay With Me' is up. LP to follow.



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNZSI_hUF5M
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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by MicahSommer » Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:04 am

I wrote a protest song in response to US immigration policy:

http://micahsommer.bandcamp.com/track/let-them-in

It's available for free download but if you buy it, I'll donate my cut to immigration advocacy groups.

Last week I got to sing it at a religious conference in front of a few hundred people, so that was cool.
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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by owl » Fri Mar 08, 2019 11:33 am

I posted up my favorites from my FAWM output last month here including a re-exported version of "My Favorite Monster" where I fixed the cut-off intro from the Songfight version (oops).

I was going to fix the glitches/pops someone mentioned in "Walk Steady" as well but unfortunately it was an issue on the actual recording and not due to me accidentally chopping up the track somehow, and I didn't have time to re-record.
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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by Niveous » Wed Apr 24, 2019 6:04 am

Here's some of the stuff that has kept me busy over the last year. (Currently in the studio recording a follow up)

https://lwrg.bandcamp.com/album/all-hard-feelings
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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by Niveous » Fri May 10, 2019 11:25 am

Lucky Witch just released a cover of 4 Non Blondes' "What's Up" as a part of Flochanmusic's Chock Chams, tribute to Jock Jams. Check it out if you are so inclined.

https://flochanmusic.bandcamp.com/album/chock-chams
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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by vowlvom » Fri May 10, 2019 11:54 am

Haha, this is great fun. Just the right level of lo-fi recording for my tastes and the vocals sound really good!
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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by owl » Fri May 10, 2019 12:46 pm

Nice! Love that song.

I love the sparkly Omnichord floating above the guitars, and the wordless kind of hummed vocals going into the big chorus sound great. And the tempo changes!
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Re: hey listen to my new song (thread)

Post by Spintown » Mon May 13, 2019 11:27 am

I wrote a new parody. Song Fighter Jonathan Mann did the music & SpinTuner Jenny Katz did the vocals.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r9XblMshL0s
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