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#1176325 - 04/28/21 09:45 AM Latest tune "Home" would love feedback  
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This is my latest effort. I posted the lyrics in the lyric forum.

Would love listens and feedback. Kind of "Pink Floyd-ish".

https://youtu.be/NOyqYjkqqfM


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#1176334 - 04/28/21 04:39 PM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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Well, I'm hearing lots of Neil Young... smile Nice Video!

#1176336 - 04/28/21 05:00 PM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: JAPOV]  
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Thank you so much! What a great compliment smile.


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#1176337 - 04/28/21 05:13 PM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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This video is really well put together. Your visuals are exceptional. Love the shots of the milky Way. Great vocal and a well arranged song. Top notch work Val. This is how to do it.

Steve


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Thank you so much. It means alot smile


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#1176340 - 04/29/21 08:05 AM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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Ditto JAPOV on the music and the video. Maybe a little Buffalo Springfield too.
The video is a very nice effort. Nothing groundbreaking about it, but it portrays the mood of your song very well.

Did you construct the video yourself?

#1176341 - 04/29/21 08:21 AM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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Sunset Poet...thanks very much! Yes I created the video as well. I am a one man show smile. I play all the instruments except drums....they are "segments" I arranged. A labor of love for sure.


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#1176351 - 04/29/21 03:06 PM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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I would say more reminiscent of some of the Moody Blues work.

#1176352 - 04/29/21 03:20 PM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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I am loving the comparisons smile. Good company!


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#1176354 - 04/29/21 04:57 PM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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Since we're doing comparisons...I was reminded of Wishbone Ash in places. Beautiful song, arrangement and performance. Bravo.

#1176355 - 04/29/21 05:07 PM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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There is a name I have not heard in a while! Thank you so much!


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#1176409 - 05/06/21 10:43 AM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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I can Hear the Floyd vibes, stellar guitar and rhythm arrangements, The vocals are spot on and fit the mood of the song. There is nothing like Home and when one is far away no matter how old they are, it is the ultimate shelter to run to. well done. Write on...right on...righteously!

#1176412 - 05/06/21 10:53 AM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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Thank you MFB!


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#1176428 - 05/06/21 10:38 PM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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You are welcome and hey, bask in the praise...comments are like music to our "Peers."

#1176497 - 05/11/21 06:39 AM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Val Davis]  
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Nice posting all round Valyes I heard Wishbone Ash too Gavin.
Quite one of the best songs I've heard on here in a while
Regards
John


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#1176504 - 05/11/21 08:27 AM Re: Latest tune "Home" would love feedback [Re: Travis david]  
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Thank you John! Appreciated.


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