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29th Dec 2014 21:11 -  9 years ago
Description : Hey guys this is a new experimental track that I made using a recording of me playing guitar. It turned into something of a chill/tropical/deep house mashup. I think its a really unique sound that I can call my own, and hope you enjoy it as much as I do! Thanks for listening and be sure to comment with any critiques/advice!

If you would like to get in touch with me or download the track, feel free to contact me with the email on my profile page.

Comments (19)

If you have time take a listen and give 15ludwicke some feedback.

AnalogDisc
AnalogDisc 17th Jan 2015 16:35 -  9 years ago
wow man! refreshing as an eucalypthus bath in -40 degrees! Thanks for sharing! The waveform is clear, weak a little bit, but clear! Only 1 thing, the title waves is so ordinary getting tired of, but it`s your music! Not trying to be offensive... anyway GREAT track mate! Faved!

If you interested in a remix from it please notify me! I will contact you then! Cheers!
GregVincey
GregVincey 11th Jan 2015 17:19 -  9 years ago
Man three words, I LIKE THIS.
Danke
Danke 3rd Jan 2015 14:16 -  9 years ago
Agree with Prelude...

That awesome guitar isn't enough in the track...but on the other side, if brilliant things are too short, you have a call to come back again and listen it...

Hello Rico! :-)

This is stg different in this site...some new horizon on the 'making music' business or art :-)

Incredible fusion music from the very top side of the race...I listened many times before writing and the cool thing is that I can't say this or that are so good, the whole thrack and the attitude for create stg unique is what I appreciate...brilliant artwork...

Hats off and shake hands dear friend, Danke
Prelude
Prelude 2nd Jan 2015 03:00 -  9 years ago
nice arrangement .

i liked your guitar intro , but why such short ?

interesting piece of work .

Cindy
:)
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 2nd Jan 2015 - 9 years ago
Hey Cindy,
Thanks for the kind words, and in the next track I make I might make the guitar more of a focus. Thanks for listening!

Rico L.
XyIlent
XyIlent 2nd Jan 2015 01:06 -  9 years ago
Loving this man, your real talented, keep up the good work :)
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 2nd Jan 2015 - 9 years ago
Thanks xyllent glad you enjoyed the track!
DSA3098
DSA3098 2nd Jan 2015 00:55 -  9 years ago
Hey bro...had to check it out...Superbly done and yes...a very unique track....I've read all the comments and everyone has hit all my points...the guitar...awesome...panflute....awesome...but what struck me was the way you set up the rhythm with the kick on the alternate beat.....not at all predictable....everything pulled together makes this a great track...SWEET!!!!!
as
always
Dave
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 2nd Jan 2015 - 9 years ago
Thanks dsa! Funny thing about those kicks is that because i played the guitar on swung 16ths I had to make the kicks unpredictable to actually fit the rhythm of the guitar. Glad you liked the track and thanks again for the support!

Rico L.
surya94
surya94 1st Jan 2015 16:50 -  9 years ago
this song brings peace...
its awesome
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 2nd Jan 2015 - 9 years ago
thanks for the kind words surya!
Bindanox
Bindanox 1st Jan 2015 16:44 -  9 years ago
Very beautiful track!
Its one of those tracks that tickles the soul and make us feel warm at heart.
I really like the direction of it.

Well done mate!
Nelson
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 2nd Jan 2015 - 9 years ago
Thanks optimistic, glad it made you feel something!
VicaMOOR
VicaMOOR 1st Jan 2015 04:08 -  9 years ago
Really like this one. I see why you labeled it under "chill". I find it creative how you sampled yourself and came up with this around it. Just wish certain elements, such as the kicks, the snaps, and the drop could be a bit more defined... in sort of that trance way. No big deal though. Doesn't take anything away.
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 1st Jan 2015 - 9 years ago
Hey man thanks for the kind words, and i was going to go for a defined drop but then i thought it would take away from the chill part of the track. Look for a free download on my sound cloud soon!

Rico L.
Pricelessboi
Pricelessboi 1st Jan 2015 00:46 -  9 years ago
Its started out with he guitar, which I loved.Didnt know you would take it where you did. Its techno chill bro. im really feelin it. Nice work. Love those fades.

PricelessBeatz
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 1st Jan 2015 - 9 years ago
Thanks man, i like that you enjoyed the track!
DanGoldstein
DanGoldstein 31st Dec 2014 23:14 -  9 years ago
2:14 brings it all down to start again, but with all the knowledge and learning that you bring to it from the first section. It is a compelling track. the bottleblow, or pan flute, or what ever that sound is, gives it a unique flavor which is really exotic and I love your work. congrats.
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 1st Jan 2015 - 9 years ago
thanks man! I know the pan flute was a bit cheesy yes, but i think it went perfectly with the track
StaticNomad
StaticNomad 31st Dec 2014 01:49 -  9 years ago
Hi there. I really like the guitar playing right from the start and this is an interesting piece of music. Not as predictable as I thought it might be.

Waves right at the start set the scene nicely and the filtering kind of suggests the guitar might be being played underwater.

0:32 nice pad sound and sub bass hit. Following those guitar chords nicely.

1:07 good low bass tone and then some steadier kick to push things forward. Your lead 'tropical' instrument (pan flute?) is quite fun. Sort of a bit cheesy but it fits the vibe. Blissful chillout music.

I thought more of the guitar should have been included in that section though it certainly returns later but only briefly. I'd really like to hear it worked in in the second half, probably with a fatter, steadier beat.

Doesn't have to go full on into club music but you've got some moving, epic sounds here so layering everything up into something more powerful would be fitting. It could still be kind of chilled.

Just a few thoughts. If no changes, still a good track.
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 31st Dec 2014 - 9 years ago
Hey Static,
Glad you think that the guitar is not predictable, thats really what I was going for. As for the playing it underwater, I was going for it more so being played on the shores of a beach in the sand, but the underwater idea sounds cooler and makes me look like I was really thinking about the filtering when I was doing the song so ill go with that. Glad you liked the cheesy pan flute as well, I liked the vibe is gave the entire piece so i stuck with it. Now that you mention the whole fixing the track business, I was actually going back and reworking it and might release it again so be sure to check back for it!

Thanks for all the comments,
Rico L.
D3RELICT
D3RELICT 30th Dec 2014 18:37 -  9 years ago
Really like the direction this went. It's a really refreshing track.
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 30th Dec 2014 - 9 years ago
thanks really glad you liked the song!
promenade2239
promenade2239 30th Dec 2014 18:36 -  9 years ago
hi. this is very cool track - the guitar playing is quite simple in a way but the processing you added was excellent. Very fine downbeat vibes! That's what chillout is all about. Now after listening to your tropical track I feel like just being totally chilled out. Great work - too much details to comment. All is pure electronic. Just to let you know I enjoyed it! Best, Alex
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 30th Dec 2014 - 9 years ago
Thanks man really glad i could provide a nice chill moment for you!
OPENMINDSDB
OPENMINDSDB 30th Dec 2014 08:48 -  9 years ago
GREAT SONG, LIKE ALOT THANKS FOR SHARING CHEERS, OPENMINDS.
Orlando51
Orlando51 30th Dec 2014 01:27 -  9 years ago
Yes, you're absolutely right...this is really unique! I love the guitar here and overall vibe as well!:) Good work!

Compliments____Orlando
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 30th Dec 2014 - 9 years ago
Thanks Orlando glad you could enjoy the track!
JAweGuy
JAweGuy 29th Dec 2014 22:46 -  9 years ago
Brilliant work! The guitar at the beginning (at-least I assume that's a guitar) has to be my favourite part but the entire track has a really good vibe going for it. Then we get the piano breakdown and more guitar which is wonderful. Also whenever I hear strings in music, I love it even more.

Really good work here, thanks for sharing.

- JAweGuy
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 29th Dec 2014 - 9 years ago
Thanks so much Jawe glad you liked it!
VanceBianco
VanceBianco 29th Dec 2014 21:48 -  9 years ago
Well that was really really good man. Very peaceful but up beat at the same time, I was grooving through the whole track! I would have this in my playlist!

Nice one!

Vance B~
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 29th Dec 2014 - 9 years ago
Thanks Vance! Glad you liked the track!
larrywiggles1
larrywiggles1 29th Dec 2014 21:41 -  9 years ago
Awesome track, your guitar intro is superb, love the roughness going into smooth, then the slow build into synth pipes? great guitar bridge and pad 2.12 to 2.42 then another nice build again, good finish. if anything a couple of transitions could have been smoother and the ending though good just wanted to be faded out slightly sweeter, but hey this is a brilliant track and I would gladly play it on my Belter Radio show if you were interested. Great work.
Very best wishes,
Mark
15ludwicke
15ludwicke replied 29th Dec 2014 - 9 years ago
Hey Larry,
Thanks for the comments! A couple of the transitions in this track were hard to pull off because the intro guitar part was actually played swung and the pan flute part was played straight. So that it made it a little messy, but in the end I believe I was able to work it out.

Also, I would love to have it played on your show! You can contact me at enrico.ludwick@gmail.com and we can discuss the details.

Thanks for listening!
Rico L.

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