• Great Big Things - Float
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Great Big Things - Float
on: September 14, 2017, 00:45:56
« Last Edit: September 14, 2017, 00:47:57 by GreatBigThings »
Hey guys! Back again after a break with a new track. :) had to get this tune out...


https://soundcloud.com/great-big-things/float

Let me know what you think :)  ::dj::


Re: Great Big Things - Float
Reply #1 on: September 14, 2017, 01:57:08
This song is fantastic.......it...soars.

I love where the vocals are in the mix.
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Re: Great Big Things - Float
Reply #2 on: September 14, 2017, 05:00:46
I love the song and your vocals are amazing, although I thought the drum beat was too loud and kind of over shadowed them in places. The song totally made me feel like I was
floating, so that's gotta be a good thing. I like the piano ending  ::Suzy::


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Re: Great Big Things - Float
Reply #3 on: September 14, 2017, 14:43:31
It's a very polished piece on many counts, not least its production. I like how the main vocal sits above that lower register stuff in the verses, then there is intelligent thinning out of the sound wall before the very memorable chorus kicks in.

The build up around the 3 mins mark is very effective.

Yep, another great offering from your (potential)l hit factory. Good luck with it all as it would be great to see you break through.
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Re: Great Big Things - Float
Reply #4 on: September 16, 2017, 23:31:09
Thanks guys! it's so great to have your encouragement, it means a lot.

I love the song and your vocals are amazing, although I thought the drum beat was too loud and kind of over shadowed them in places. The song totally made me feel like I was
floating, so that's gotta be a good thing. I like the piano ending  ::Suzy::

you're right! i'll have a look at that.


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Re: Great Big Things - Float
Reply #5 on: September 19, 2017, 00:00:47
Hello @Great Big Things , nice one! I love the expiriments with effects on the vocal
(thanks for posting the youtube vid explaining your vocal treatment for this track here:
https://www.songwriter-forum-kitchen.com/forum/songwriting-ingredients/26/vocals-in-the-mix/3459/msg38928#msg38928)

Interesting soundscape you've created here, that was a pleasant listen!
I'm always trying to be helpful, but I have no other suggestion for you than keep doing what you do! Haha.
Ok one nit-pick: maybe there's a bit too much limiting/compression going on, but that's really all..

Well done!!
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