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Old 08-29-2008, 07:06 PM   #91
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Holy shit Willith, that was exclusively dim7 arpeggios. You do know Necrophagist?
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Old 08-29-2008, 07:44 PM   #92
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LOL, I'm not an accomplished drummer at all- I'm going to have someone else sequence drums for me later on because of this. There's a section w/out drums at all cause I havn't had time to put anything in.
MIDI guitar sounds weird cause it's in Bb (to match what my guitar is in now; ultimately will be in C or D)

Just an intro, havn't added the second guitar yet to all parts(lazy + no time) just three riffs, about 44 seconds long. Sorry for my lack of GP professionalism- I will add the second guitar and some more drums and re-post (when I get back home) and hopefully it won't sound like complete ass then.....just wanted to get something up for the time being.

http://www.sendspace.com/file/lvuyyq
What's the point of going to berklee and knowing soooo much about music, if that's what you're gonna do?That thing sucks the diminished more than any Decapitated/Necrophagist song ever.
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Old 08-29-2008, 11:39 PM   #93
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Holy shit Willith, that was exclusively dim7 arpeggios. You do know Necrophagist?
The intro (sweeping) is, but not the entire thing. It's chromatic and setup so that the second guitar will end (on the last pass) where the first guitar ends (on its first pass). The "post-lude" of that riff is another dim7 sweep idea (different motion though) that ends with the first phrase of Guitar 1 (the first chromatic riff mentioned above)....so in that regard it'd be somewhat comparable to a backwards palindrome- if that makes any sense? (because it's obviously not note for note mirrored)


I don't understand your Necrophagist question. I've met them and spoken with them a handful of times...?

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What's the point of going to berklee and knowing soooo much about music, if that's what you're gonna do?That thing sucks the diminished more than any Decapitated/Necrophagist song ever.
Your question is ludicrous.
There are metal faculty here (Joe Stump for example). There are "metal" and "shred labs"- My instructor had an ensemble playing tunes by Necrophagist, Mastodon, and some others. There was going to be a Dillinger lab, but that instructor just left.
Any given semester there's probably (by my estimate) two to three dozen real "metal" students; one of my "metal" friends graduated magna cum laude- I think he would have a real laugh at answering your "whats the point?".
What's the point of playing music in general?
I think ultimately I will try to adopt principles that Stravinsky used in his music- to the best of my ability, but apply it to metal. If you don't see the point in that........well, that would definitely explain the video in your signature. Is that really your band, or is that a joke thing? I thought it said the band was from russia, but it looks like you're from Canada....eitherway, I had a hearty lol at all the monkey stomping and box squats.
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Old 08-30-2008, 04:32 AM   #94
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I don't understand your Necrophagist question. I've met them and spoken with them a handful of times...?
Well, listen to Foul Body Autopsy and then your song. They weren't even being original themselves, that stuff was old 80 years ago. And you have the cheek to call me uncreative? Wow.
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well, that would definitely explain the video in your signature. Is that really your band, or is that a joke thing? I thought it said the band was from russia, but it looks like you're from Canada....eitherway, I had a hearty lol at all the monkey stomping and box squats.
Hahaha, that video is the funniest display of dumbed-down death metal-ness, which is why it's in my sig.The "my band" is just a lure.

Oh, and, it's good to hear you'll try and put some Stravinsky influence in there, but so far all I hear is mediocre death metal riffs and structure (although it's not even a minute so I admit I shouldn't talk about structure yet).Oh well, I guess I like the 4/4 into 3/4, but I'm total time signature whore so it doesn't count.

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Old 08-30-2008, 02:33 PM   #96
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LOL, I'm not an accomplished drummer at all- I'm going to have someone else sequence drums for me later on because of this. There's a section w/out drums at all cause I havn't had time to put anything in.
MIDI guitar sounds weird cause it's in Bb (to match what my guitar is in now; ultimately will be in C or D)

Just an intro, havn't added the second guitar yet to all parts(lazy + no time) just three riffs, about 44 seconds long. Sorry for my lack of GP professionalism- I will add the second guitar and some more drums and re-post (when I get back home) and hopefully it won't sound like complete ass then.....just wanted to get something up for the time being.

http://www.sendspace.com/file/lvuyyq
I was expecting something amazing the way you talk down to everyone. Just another Necrophagist clone.
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Old 08-30-2008, 02:41 PM   #97
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AHAHAHAHA, thanks for the lulz Willithomo.

All that shit talking and this is what you have to show for your "music"?

I think I find even worse than a Necrophagist clone because it's only 44 seconds of bullshit.

music for the "dumb masses" > than that crap.
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Old 08-30-2008, 08:34 PM   #98
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nun stampede, where in mass are u?
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Old 08-30-2008, 10:45 PM   #99
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Old 08-31-2008, 01:11 AM   #100
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Old 08-31-2008, 02:37 AM   #101
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http://www.sendspace.com/file/54nulf

midis of every completed Zealotry song thus far... 10 in total

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Old 08-31-2008, 05:25 AM   #102
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Listened to some of that a month or so ago. Just curious how long you've played guitar/how much theory you know. Not that that translates to how well you can write music, I'm just wondering.
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Old 08-31-2008, 12:55 PM   #103
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guitar for about a year all-told [only picked it up again after a long 'hiatus' about a month and a half ago]. Bass for around 5 years. Piano for like 15.

Never studied theory.
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Old 08-31-2008, 01:30 PM   #104
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http://www.mediafire.com/?sharekey=5...db6fb9a8902bda

I just found something I wrote a while ago. Careful, theres a little core influence. Sorry. But I thought some of this flowed very well and I might finish it up and record it sometime. The midi doesn't really do that tapping parts justice either.
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Old 08-31-2008, 04:55 PM   #105
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Well heres one song from my band http://www.sendspace.com/file/hfmoo5 check it out...
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Well heres one song from my band http://www.sendspace.com/file/hfmoo5 check it out...
Wow... what the hell was the point of that?
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Old 08-31-2008, 06:22 PM   #107
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Wow... what the hell was the point of that?
well... i think that this post is to show some gp/powertab/tabit thread right? And people show what they have done in those programs right ? if im wrong then im sorry.
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Old 08-31-2008, 06:43 PM   #108
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heh. I was under the impression that it was to demonstrate material you'd written for your band/project...
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Old 09-01-2008, 04:15 AM   #109
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heh. I was under the impression that it was to demonstrate material you'd written for your band/project...
Nah dude.. if i wanted to do that i would give u the myspace or some demos.. i was not showing off..
P.S: sorry for my english..
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I have a really basic fundamental question in GP. How do you change the tempo for certain parts but keep the rest of the song at the previous tempo?

and Lazzari, I guess that would be pretty impressive to hear, but that didn't really do much for me, except make me think about Super Mario Brothers.
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Old 09-01-2008, 12:10 PM   #111
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I have a really basic fundamental question in GP. How do you change the tempo for certain parts but keep the rest of the song at the previous tempo?
F10 or right click.

In return you could check out the midis I posted earlier :D
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I have a really basic fundamental question in GP. How do you change the tempo for certain parts but keep the rest of the song at the previous tempo?

and Lazzari, I guess that would be pretty impressive to hear, but that didn't really do much for me, except make me think about Super Mario Brothers.
hehehe i know what u mean, gp sound totally sucks ehehe.. and i dont understend ur question dude.. the tempo stuff.. (Im not that good in english hhehehe)..

P.S.: Here you can check some live videos playing some songs www.youtube.com/Slipkyes

P.S 2: Im not trying to show off my skills or anything like that neither im trying to make propaganda for my band hehehe just in case...
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I have a really basic fundamental question in GP. How do you change the tempo for certain parts but keep the rest of the song at the previous tempo?
Hit f10 on the note you want the slowed tempo to start at, go down to tempo and then change it to whatever. then, on the note you want the tempo to go back to whatever it used to be, hit f10, go to tempo and change it back to the previous tempo.
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Old 09-01-2008, 09:03 PM   #114
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Old 09-03-2008, 04:41 PM   #115
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here's something i worked on a little today

http://www.mediafire.com/?sharekey=3...db6fb9a8902bda
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Old 09-06-2008, 02:03 AM   #116
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You'll have to forgive my delayed response, I've been out of state for awhile....


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Well, listen to Foul Body Autopsy and then your song. They weren't even being original themselves,
I do now hear the slight resemblance to FBA you were talking about. It's a slower sweep pattern that sounds chromatic, but is only played twice. I've expounded on that idea, so that's irrelevant. They're a big influence on me, but for the riff you're talking about, they definitely were not the band that influenced that part.


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I was expecting something amazing the way you talk down to everyone. Just another Necrophagist clone.
^Are you claiming Necrophagist ISN'T amazing? Surely if you were watching my words so closely you would've known I'm a music business major and this wouldn't have surprised you in the least.
And what would constitute amazing? I'm not sure how much more I could squeeze into that 44 seconds...

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Oh, and, it's good to hear you'll try and put some Stravinsky influence in there, but so far all I hear is mediocre death metal riffs and structure (although it's not even a minute so I admit I shouldn't talk about structure yet).Oh well, I guess I like the 4/4 into 3/4, but I'm total time signature whore so it doesn't count.

^Well, for being a time signature whore, you're not a very good one. The entire thing is in 4/4 (with a shitload of sextuplets). I think you were looking too hard for the Stravinsky influence- because the above two quotes prove its there.... What did Stravinsky say quartertone? "I don't borrow from composers...I steal." There you have it. While the only blatant rip-off is from an Yng tune, I was still able to accomplish what I set out to do, which was nothing more than be comparable to Necro. I almost feel VALIDATED by your negative comments!
I don't aspire to be Steve Vai, because it's unattainable- by me or anyone else here. So you can blow all the originality shit out your righteous asses- I've not heard ONE original idea from any of the (still working) .midi files up. That doesn't mean your music sucks, it just means you shouldn't be calling the kettle, black. I actually enjoyed one of them, can't remember which one now...






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AHAHAHAHA, thanks for the lulz Willithomo.

All that shit talking and this is what you have to show for your "music"?

I think I find even worse than a Necrophagist clone because it's only 44 seconds of bullshit.

music for the "dumb masses" > than that crap.
LOL, my oh my, quite defensive aren't you? Your links to your files don't work anymore. Please post new ones so I can criticize them and prove how secure I am in my masculinity.

hahaha, wait, sorry, that's not even criticizing...I don't know what that is....worthless bitch-talk?


BTW, do you have the same problem with Braindrill? Or is that thoughtful bullshit?
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Old 09-17-2008, 05:25 PM   #117
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Heres something I've been working on today. It has my first attempt at purposely writing a polyrhythm, although its really fucking easy. I like writing stuff like this. I've been pretty much stalled on the first song I wrote. I've written a bunch more riffs for it, but I don't feel like they add enough to make it worth adding.

And eternal, I didn't even see your post at first for whatever reason. I wasn't ignoring you or anything, and I'm pretty sure I checked out your midi already, I checked out most of the active links in the thread. I don't remember though, I'll go back now and listen/relisten. I apologize for that, it was unintentional.

I really like how the first one progresses, but its hard to make out a lot of it due to midi, and its too short to really have context. Write something around that, and I'd love to hear it.

And the second one has some unexpected shit going on. I like the part around 1:35 a lot.

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Here's something I wrote a long time ago that I want to use for a death metal intro (if I can ever write some good tech death which is unlikely lol). It reminds me of BioShock.

http://www.mediafire.com/?2qd3vmm2zmm
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Old 10-10-2008, 11:49 PM   #119
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^ Those were both pretty fucking cool. @Pwnsauce, it reminds me of something SOP would use as an intro, I like.

Heres a couple things I threw together

http://www.sendspace.com/file/7k5vnl
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Older song. Haven't learned it yet.

http://www.mediafire.com/?1zzrjozywjz
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