12th Jun 2020 23:21 - 4 years ago
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Description : lmloops=xmas gtrs+bs/bellz/same old drums/kush/stargate/creamy synth/ft katerina mufitek mrazkova/ft anonvx

Comments (20)

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

wmbtw 16th Mar 2024 23:41 - 4 months ago
I really like this track! I absolutely love the baseline! Very solid and steady. Nice job.
xstokes replied 19th Mar 2024 - 4 months ago
thanks, man. that is a killer bass loop, this is one that has years of trial in it.
MyNameIsV 9th Mar 2022 21:32 - 2 years ago
My lord, the true trippy experience! So fucking good
xstokes replied 9th Mar 2022 - 2 years ago
well, thanks bro!
pseudoble 20th Sep 2021 11:13 - 2 years ago
Nice work mate - I think we are on a similar learning curve - except you are ahead of me! - I hear many of the things I like and some of the same questions I have ...I mean questions around how to introduce a little more variety and structure but how in doing so not loose the edge or sense of novelty in the track
xstokes replied 20th Sep 2021 - 2 years ago
ian, you are too kind to give these tracks a listen and comment, mate! this one especially is calling me back to it … whether to sharpen or blur remains to be seen! i would kill to get the space and definition of your sounds!
JustKent 22nd Apr 2021 15:50 - 3 years ago
this is simple but amazing sound
CaptainSour69 31st Oct 2020 19:43 - 3 years ago
Woah dude. Such a psychedelic track. THIS is the "Gateway Drug".
xstokes replied 2nd Nov 2020 - 3 years ago
i try to keep the jones at bay with loops these days, so yeah, welcome to my flashback, brother! really appreciate the listen an comment!
CaraDeSol 8th Aug 2020 05:22 - 3 years ago
Welcome back brother, it's so good to hear your music again. Bravo xstokes, I love the tripiness of this track. I hear a lot of cool elements that blend well together, especially the synths selection. I think the vox sounded splendid and it is a wise choice to compliment the music. Oustanding production, keep it up :)

Cara De Sol
xstokes replied 8th Aug 2020 - 3 years ago
it’s been good to hear you — i’ll be looking for CDS posts! it’s been a haul the last several years, and i’m happy to have found some way back and know some of the people dear to me are still present. peace bro.
RhisiartMornant 7th Aug 2020 17:29 - 3 years ago
This reminds me in part of some of the music used on the soundtrack of the movie Drive. I like it.
xstokes replied 8th Aug 2020 - 3 years ago
wow, i can get to that — thanks so much for your listen!
CelestiaAngel777 4th Aug 2020 20:28 - 3 years ago
This is such a rich and unique track here. Keep up the wonderful work Kudos :)
xstokes replied 5th Aug 2020 - 3 years ago
very humbled thanks — i really admire your music!
Nodog 4th Aug 2020 12:19 - 3 years ago
refreshing change from the normal i liked the vocals and the bangin bass regards Robbie
xstokes replied 5th Aug 2020 - 3 years ago
hello, robbie — i really appreciate yr listen and comments.
StarTravels 26th Jul 2020 09:17 - 3 years ago
This is a great piece of music which could well be double the length with things happening - it wouldn't get bored. You have a good way with synths ...
xstokes replied 28th Jul 2020 - 3 years ago
thanks so much, i am really glad you enjoyed it
monkwee 20th Jul 2020 18:53 - 4 years ago
This is great! gave me goosebumps! i really dig the atmosphere you made with those textures and overall feeling it gives!
xstokes replied 20th Jul 2020 - 4 years ago
thank you for such encouraging words! i hope the stuff i put together reflects my real appreciation of the loop creators, they are selfless, brilliant people. very glad to meet you.
toddlove 4th Jul 2020 15:48 - 4 years ago
Loving the sound of your bass guitar here! I'm also digging your intro/build up too. For my ears though I wonder if you were able to change up the velocity of hi hat stokes? To me they all sound too similar and it feels a little too machine like, unless that was an intentional choice. I also feel like the vocals maybe don't quite fit with your track, they feel almost like an afterthought. That's just my opinion of course. :) I really like your track though and think maybe a few tweaks here and there would make it even better. Thanks for sharing!
xstokes replied 4th Jul 2020 - 4 years ago
hey todd! thank you so much for the great feedback, man. i’m pretty primitive, you know, and sometimes that’s a favorable attribute and then sometimes it just ain’t. with the hats i was aiming for an eno-type ‘rhythm bed’ to underpin what i wanted to be overtones. my reach far exceeds my grasp. ah, but i am in love with the pellas, it’s my setting that does the disservice.
2nick8 2nd Jul 2020 18:50 - 4 years ago
You made full use of that stereo width nice hook on the beat too..sweeet.
xstokes replied 3rd Jul 2020 - 4 years ago
thanks, nick! i am so glad you gave a listen!
Stereonomicon 1st Jul 2020 01:12 - 4 years ago
Excuse me so much, I entered a comment by mistake intended for another song. The right comment for your song is the following: The use you make of the dissonant chords with respect to the voice is interesting and creates a situation of suspension and mystery. The percussion sounds good even if at times I feel distortions caused by the high level of recording. A cordial greeting
xstokes replied 3rd Jul 2020 - 4 years ago
i truly am happy you gave a listen, thank you for the perceptive comments. it’s hard to get distortion right, i appreciate you pointing me in the right direction
Stereonomicon 1st Jul 2020 01:03 - 4 years ago
I really like these sounds, the right amount of aggression for a singular and interesting song. The distorted glissato sound that punctuates the whole piece is beautiful. I also appreciate the minimalist arrangement structure. A cordial greeting
DijamMusic 24th Jun 2020 04:27 - 4 years ago
Sorry, my friend, I've forgotten the faves.
xstokes replied 25th Jun 2020 - 4 years ago
thank you, Maj
DijamMusic 21st Jun 2020 00:44 - 4 years ago

Very nice work I like it.
xstokes replied 23rd Jun 2020 - 4 years ago
i’m humbled for your listen. i’m really happy you liked it!
NaejMusic 20th Jun 2020 21:38 - 4 years ago
its chaotic but in a good way
xstokes replied 23rd Jun 2020 - 4 years ago
thanks so much for your listen, that means a lot, man!
theHumps 17th Jun 2020 17:21 - 4 years ago
That dissonant sound that creeps in on the delay is cool. The vocals add to the feel of the song, pain, hurting but a sense of hope is there. Gave it a few listens, a bit cinematic as well, would work in a psychological thriller.


xstokes replied 17th Jun 2020 - 4 years ago
thanks so much, Wayne, for hearing what i was trying for, even with my clumsy execution. you know that stuff you shared with Todd today, i’m gonna put that on my wall. you are a class act, brother.
canette3frostie 13th Jun 2020 07:42 - 4 years ago
Hello, thank you for using my vocal! It´s a nice tune. :-) Keep creating music. :-)
xstokes replied 13th Jun 2020 - 4 years ago
thanks so much! i really admire your voice

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