Who's Online Now
18 registered members (CTthomas, couchgrouch, Leanne Marchand, Douglas Murphy, 9ne, Gavin Sinclair, Everett Adams, 3 invisible), and 658 guests, and
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Shout Box
Member Spotlight
Steve West
Steve West
Mpls, MN USA
Posts: 906
Joined: March 2005
Show All Member Profiles 
What's Going On
It's easier to close my mind
by IronKnee. 11/24/20 01:08 AM
Sweet Dreams-Travis/Mimmo/
steady-eddie

by IronKnee. 11/24/20 01:02 AM
Precognition In Music
by WilliamMahler. 11/23/20 09:23 PM
Alex Trebek
by Leanne Marchand. 11/23/20 08:48 PM
The quilt
by Leanne Marchand. 11/23/20 08:44 PM
Fffing Diane. (Fffing rewrite)
by Leanne Marchand. 11/23/20 08:39 PM
No, Yeah
by Leanne Marchand. 11/23/20 08:26 PM
Something About Tomorrow
by WilliamMahler. 11/23/20 06:46 PM
Getting a song to a major artist
by John Lawrence Schick. 11/23/20 06:31 PM
Edit: ALL Corona Virus Post MUST Go Here
by niteshift. 11/23/20 06:22 PM
The Day That Music Really Did Die
by WilliamMahler. 11/23/20 06:21 PM
A new Graduate - Charlotte Wood
by niteshift. 11/23/20 04:50 PM
Moral of the Story - Charlotte Wood - Cover
by niteshift. 11/23/20 04:13 PM
My Door is Open. Deej & Travis collab
by Travis david. 11/23/20 03:15 PM
In America, We Got It Good
by WilliamMahler. 11/23/20 02:36 PM
Ingeborg, Patric Scott, TAK Theater Liechtenstein
by Gary E. Andrews. 11/23/20 01:47 PM
Merry Christmas To You
by WilliamMahler. 11/23/20 01:32 PM
She loves me she loves me not
by ckiphen. 11/23/20 01:22 PM
The Bridge and The Willow
by E Swartz. 11/23/20 09:32 AM
No More Room To Run
by E Swartz. 11/23/20 09:29 AM
Once
by E Swartz. 11/23/20 09:19 AM
Do-It-Yourself Starter Guide to Being Your Own Pub
by Gary E. Andrews. 11/23/20 12:29 AM
Dissatisfied
by PaulCanuck. 11/22/20 06:41 PM
Rainy Day Poetry on Boston Sidewalks
by Gary E. Andrews. 11/22/20 04:38 PM
Prelude To September 11, 2001 - (I'm Coming Home)
by WilliamMahler. 11/22/20 04:07 PM
To Bill "Lets Rock" Bruce Springsteen
by WilliamMahler. 11/22/20 04:00 PM
What If It All Means Something In This Life
by WilliamMahler. 11/22/20 03:58 PM
From AM Radio To MP3's & Me
by WilliamMahler. 11/22/20 03:57 PM
Stand Up For Heroes 2020 & More
by WilliamMahler. 11/22/20 03:56 PM
Top Posters(All Time)
Calvin 19,835
Travis david 11,998
Kevin Emmrich 10,849
Jean Bullock 10,330
Kaley Willow 10,240
Two Singers 9,649
Joice Marie 9,186
Mackie H. 8,931
glynda 8,679
Mike Dunbar 8,574
Tricia Baker 8,318
Colin Ward 7,909
couchgrouch 7,898
Corey 7,357
Vicarn 6,684
Mark Kaufman 6,586
Wyman Lloyd 6,578
ben willis 6,108
Lynn Orloff 5,788
niteshift 5,734
Louis 5,725
Linda Sings 5,608
KimberlyinNC 5,210
Neil Cotton 4,909
Derek Hines 4,893
DonnaMarilyn 4,666
Blake Hill 4,528
Bob Cushing 4,388
Roy Cooper 4,250
Bill Osofsky 4,199
Tom Shea 4,179
Cindy Miller 4,178
TamsNumber4 4,130
nightengale 4,096
MFB III 3,926
Caroline 3,865
Kolstad 3,816
Dan Sullivan 3,710
beechnut79 3,682
E Swartz 3,586
Dottie 3,427
joewatt 3,411
Bill Cooper 3,279
John Hoffman 3,199
Skip Johnson 3,027
Pam Hurley 3,007
Terry G 3,005
Fdemetrio 2,951
PopTodd 2,890
Harriet Ames 2,870
Nigel Quin 2,865
MidniteBob 2,731
Nelson 2,608
Sunset Poet 2,603
Tom Tracy 2,558
Polly Hager 2,526
Jerry Jakala 2,524
Al Alvarez 2,499
Eric Thome 2,448
Hummingbird 2,401
Stan Loh 2,263
Sam Wilson 2,242
Judy Hollier 2,232
Wendy D 2,221
Erica Ellis 2,202
TrumanCoyote 2,096
Marty Helly 2,027
maccharles 1,989
DukeWill 1,988
floyd jane 1,985
Clint Anglin 1,904
cindyrella 1,888
David Wright 1,866
Clairejeanne 1,851
Cindy LaRosa 1,824
Ronald Boyt 1,675
Iggy 1,650
Noel Downs 1,620
Rick Heenan 1,608
Cal 1,574
Jack Swain 1,554
GocartMoz 1,552
Pete Larsen 1,537
Ann Tygart 1,529
Tom Breshers 1,487
RogerS 1,473
Tom Franz 1,473
Chuck Crowe 1,441
Ralph Blight 1,440
Rick Norton 1,429
Kenneth Cade 1,429
bholt 1,411
Letha Allen 1,408
in2piano 1,404
Stan Simons 1,402
mattbanx 1,384
Jen Shaner 1,373
Deej56 1,372
Charlie Wong 1,347
KevinP 1,324
Vondelle 1,316
Tom W. 1,313
Jan Petter 1,301
scottandrew 1,292
DakLander 1,265
Gerry 1,248
PeteG 1,242
Ian Ferrin 1,235
Glen King 1,214
IdeaGuy 1,209
lane1777 1,200
AaronAuthier 1,177
summeoyo 1,172
Diane Ewing 1,158
joro 1,082
BobbyJoe 1,075
S.DEE 1,040
yann 1,037
IronKnee 1,035
Tony A 1,016
argo 986
peaden 984
Wolvman 960
90 dB 953
9ne 945
Jak Kelly 912
krtinberg 890
Drifter 886
Petra 883
RJC 845
Brenda152 840
Nadia 829
Juan 797
TKO 784
Dayson 781
frahmes 781
ant 771
teletwang 762
Andy K 747
tbryson 737
Andy Kemp 734
Jackie444 731
3daveyO3 704
Dixie 701
Joy Boy 695
JAPOV 694
Knute 686
Irwin 681
Lee Arten 678
Pat Hardy 663
Moosesong 662
Katziis 652
R.T.MOORE 638
quality 637
CG King 622
douglas 621
Mel 614
NaomiSue 601
ckiphen 593
Shandy 589
Ria 587
TAMERA64 583
qbaum 570
nitepiano 566
pRISCILLA 556
Tink2 553
R&M 539
musica 539
deanbell 528
RobertK 527
BonzaiWag 523
Roderic 522
BB Wilbur 512
goodfolks 499
Zeek 487
Stu 486
Steve P. 481
KathyW 462
allenb 459
MaxG 458
Philjo 454
fanito 448
trush48 448
dmk 442
arealrush 437
DGR 436
avweek 435
Stephen D 433
Emmy 431
Rob L 426
marquez 422
kit 419
Softkrome 417
kyrksongs 415
RRon 408
Laura G. 407
VNORTH 407
Debra 407
eb 406
cuebald 399
EdPerrone 399
Dannyk1 395
Hobart 395
Davyboy49 393
Smile 389
GJShades 387
Ezt 384
tone 380
Marla 380
Cecilee 379
iggyiggy 378
coalminer 377
java 374
spidey 371
sweetsong 370
danny 367
Jim Ryan 360
Alek 358
papaG 353
Z - man 350
John K 348
JamesDF5 347
Jaden 344
ddreuter 341
TheBaz 340
Steggy 339
leif 339
tonedeaf 336
rickwork 334
Eddie Ray 332
Johnboy 328
Bob Lever 328
Helicon1 327
lucian 326
Muskie 321
kc 319
Z. Mulls 318
ptondreau 313
ONOFFON 312
Chris B. 310
trush 304
ed323 297
Ellen M 294
markus-ky 292
lizzorn 291
nicnac49 290
pomeranj 289
Char 286
ktunes 285
mastrose 280
pammie 279
pd 277
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#791381 - 01/29/10 02:35 AM The Lucid Dream  
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 223
Ken Damkier Offline
Serious Contributor
Ken Damkier  Offline
Serious Contributor

Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 223
Denmark
http://kendamkier.com/The%20Lucid%20Dream.mp3

Have you heard about the lucid dream?
Do you know about the lucid dream?
Do you dare have a lucid dream?
Do you care for a lucid dream?

You can live in a lucid dream
You can die in a lucid dream
You can fly in a lucid dream
You can lie in a lucid dream

Dream on but remember to stay awake
While you’re in deep sleep
Dream on but remember to
stay awake while you're in deep sleep.

Here's the deal about lucid dreaming
Before you hit the sack you got to know exactly
what to dream about!
Sex, lust, power, peace, love, wealth, dope, life, birth,
death, peace, birth, death, power, birth, life , power, birth,
life, power, birth...

Now the last thing on your mind
must be exactly the thing you want to dream about...
in the moment you fall asleep!
Fall asleep in your lucid dream...
Take a ride in your lucid dream...
Have a laugh in your lucid dream...
Just make love in your lucid dream....
Dream on...
Stay awake!
Give me a hug in your lucid dream
Dream on!
That's the deal about lucid dreaming
Stay awake
Dream on, that's the deal...

#791400 - 01/29/10 06:43 AM Re: The Lucid Dream [Re: Ken Damkier]  
Joined: Feb 2001
Posts: 9,649
Two Singers Offline
Two Singers  Offline

Top 20 Poster

Joined: Feb 2001
Posts: 9,649
Northern Alabama
Ken,

This is so original! Let's see, we have Rock, Blues, Trance and Latin rolled into one. Who would have thunk??!! You are one of the most creative musicians I know. I never know what to expect when I click onto one of your songs for the first time...but I know I am going to like it!

Nice panning on the vocal effects. Love it! I'm not sure how much of a market there is for this type of music, but I'm a fan!

Great guitar work, as usual. And the production is superb. Your a pretty cool Viking, Ken! All the best, my friend.

Alan

#791421 - 01/29/10 09:38 AM Re: The Lucid Dream [Re: Two Singers]  
Joined: Feb 2007
Posts: 10,849
Kevin Emmrich Offline
Kevin Emmrich  Offline


Top 10 Poster

Joined: Feb 2007
Posts: 10,849
Crozet, VA
That is a great intro! This song is drenched in jj cale -- and that's a good thing. But it is still a Ken original and mighty cool. I am not sure about 8 lines of "lucid dream" in the beginning, I found that a little too much.

Pretty fine stuff.

Kevin


"Good science comes in peer reviewed journals. Conspiracy theories come in YouTube videos. "
Kevin @ bandcamp: Crows Say Vee-Eh (and Kevin @50/90 2019)
#791439 - 01/29/10 12:16 PM Re: The Lucid Dream [Re: Ken Damkier]  
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 1,301
Jan Petter Offline
Top 200 Poster
Jan Petter  Offline
Top 200 Poster

Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 1,301
HAUGESUND,NORWAY
This is so cool , really enjoyed the listen !!! That intro bass drew my attention. Good vocal. Love the way you produced it.
Keep up the good work.
All the best
Jan


"You have to react to what's around you in the moment, whatever the music is.
Just think of it as some place you have to enter and you need to find the key."

#791442 - 01/29/10 12:27 PM Re: The Lucid Dream [Re: Jan Petter]  
Joined: Apr 2001
Posts: 6,578
Wyman Lloyd Offline
Wyman Lloyd  Offline

Top 30 Poster

Joined: Apr 2001
Posts: 6,578
Missouri
That drew my attention all right
Definitely qualifies as original.
Actually, I used to dabble in that some--
(Well, maybe you have to be a mite strange, but I qualify on that score<G>)
Enjoyed it
Write on
Wy

#791458 - 01/29/10 02:03 PM Re: The Lucid Dream [Re: Wyman Lloyd]  
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 294
Ellen M Offline
Top 500 Poster
Ellen M  Offline
Top 500 Poster

Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 294
Saint Augustine, Florida
Hi Ken,

For some reason, the intro to this song always makes me think of a 747 heading slowly down a run way, gather up its speed and power and then take off into the sky. I have it on disc and when I'm drivin' in my truck and it comes on when I'm going up one of the bridges in town, it's a great feeling.

Love the production, love your sexy Danish-accented English...well, it's true, I do....this is a sexy song with a great groove!

deres sangfugl,
Ellen

#791510 - 01/29/10 04:46 PM Re: The Lucid Dream [Re: Ellen M]  
Joined: Feb 2007
Posts: 1,016
Tony A Offline
Serious Contributor
Tony A  Offline
Serious Contributor

Joined: Feb 2007
Posts: 1,016
Ireland
Hey Ken, man this is a brilliantly produced piece of music, the
instrumentation equally so, with the vocal, lyric, delivery,
and effects it all adds up to a very enjoyable listen almost
hypnotically so, real good,

Tony.

#791680 - 01/30/10 10:52 AM Re: The Lucid Dream [Re: Tony A]  
Joined: Jul 2005
Posts: 12,071
Scott Campbell Offline
Scott Campbell  Offline

Top 10 Poster

Joined: Jul 2005
Posts: 12,071
Lakeland, FL, USA
This might be one of the most original pieces I have heard on this forum. Extremely cool, Ken. smile

Perfect match of everything on this - vocal, panning, production, lyric. And a very cool subject too!

Scott

#791769 - 01/30/10 04:09 PM Re: The Lucid Dream [Re: Scott Campbell]  
Joined: Apr 2008
Posts: 6,894
Ricki E. Bellos Offline
Top 40 Poster
Ricki E. Bellos  Offline
Top 40 Poster

Joined: Apr 2008
Posts: 6,894
Wisconsin
Hi Ken,

How cool is this! Original topic, excellent instrumentation, interesting vocal and skillful production to pull it all together. You have got it going on. Just awesome!

Ricki


#797283 - 02/18/10 09:23 PM Re: The Lucid Dream [Re: Ricki E. Bellos]  
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 223
Ken Damkier Offline
Serious Contributor
Ken Damkier  Offline
Serious Contributor

Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 223
Denmark
Oh man!
I'm sure I replied to this one days ago, but maybe it was a dream.
Well anyway hello everybody - I'm awake (in my sleep)

Thanks Alan, my best man!
You are always so cool to have a message from.

Hi Kevin,
Thanks for pointing the repetes out.
I'll reconsider the lines when re-recording.

Thanks Jan(-:
Vikings rules! (at least somewhere up north)

Hi Wyman.
Nice to hear from a fellow lucid dreamer

Ellen, I know you are out of town these days, and I'm sending best vibes to you and your husband hoping you are having a nice journey.

If you got a bit hypnotized, I'm glad.
If I can devolop further, I have something special on my hand...ha ha ha.

Hi Scott.
Thanks man!
I've got the feeling, that you could be a lucid dreamer too?

Hi Ricki.
Thanks a lot!

Ken


Support Just Plain Folks

We would like to keep the membership in Just Plain Folks FREE! Your donation helps support the many programs we offer including Road Trips and the Music Awards.


Newest Members
WilliamMahler, Corina, Marina, johnparagreen, theodorekidd
21294 Registered Users
Forum Statistics
Forums116
Topics121,053
Posts1,139,191
Members21,294
Average Posts Daily44
Most Online37,523
Jan 25th, 2020
Just Plain Quotes
"A lot of people will tell you that preparation is what will make you successful. But I think that people misunderstand exactly what that means sometimes. The type of preparation you need most is the kind that allows you to instantly seize an opportunity, change your course based on a momentary circumstance, and grab hold of the totally unexpected when it happens, and allow it to take you for the ride of your life! That is the kind of preparation that can lead to the most enjoyable type of success." -Brian Austin Whitney
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
Popular Topics(Views)
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0