Tags : | Country | 1.59 MB

Description : old as the hills, from a past that i'll never escape. gtr+loopstation

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  1. yampaja
    yampaja on Sun 15th May 2022 - 1 month ago

    Great vibe. Props for the name.

  2. 26182066elpayo
    26182066elpayo on Tue 3rd May 2022 - 1 month ago

    Ballade d'un "connard"? Trs drle, j'en connais beaucoup! Mais... ne suis-je pas moi mme le "connard" de quelqu'un...

  3. mdeland1
    mdeland1 on Fri 4th Mar 2022 - 3 months ago

    I love this! It's got kind of a sad but still happy vibe. I'd love to hear a longer version.

  4. MrAxel
    MrAxel on Wed 15th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    Who are these holes of asses? Well, I was expecting something really bad. I was pleasantly pleased by this one. Nice chill sound man. Great job and respect for rocking some hybrid-style country.

    Cheers!

  5. Shaman77
    Shaman77 on Thu 9th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    This is something completely out of the ordinary))

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    out of the blue and into the black as neil young says!

  6. ZoxoSonor
    ZoxoSonor on Thu 9th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    The airship rises,
    your cargo is our past.
    It doesn't get high!
    Pull it back,
    people sighing.

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    ah you are right, my dear friend some things are hard to let go

  7. phantomhim
    phantomhim on Wed 8th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    I'd try adding some strings to spice the progression up a little bru. Nice, melodic piece.

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    you know, after listening to some real trad stuff and considering your comment, i love the idea! thanks, man!

  8. LJmbbremen
    LJmbbremen on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    Hi Michael,
    this is a ballad of a disappointed one. The question I ask myself is who the A ... is now. But I miss your otherwise great creativity. That doesn't mean this track is bad. No, you've already done something similar and this deep part of the song is something I like so much about you and your compositions. I immediately thought of your track for werewolf, even if it is even more reserved. Sometimes it doesn't take much to say a lot anyway. Your voice would have been perfect here. I miss the soft yet powerful sounds of your vocal machine. Have a nice day / evening my brother!
    Greetings
    Matthias

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    haha, very sage words! yes i did pursue this same expression for some time, i have been known for beating dead horses. honestly, ive been away from the guitar for some time and im starting to yearn for it, so look out. and my damn voice, my cat has my tongue and i cant find the rest of it anywhere so, between those two things i have plenty of practice to do. im glad youre listening, Matthias!

  9. Zootman
    Zootman on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    sublime simplicity, at least on the face of it. it does all it needs to, tugs at the heart strings with an uplifting sadness. well thats what i think anyway :)

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    thats the crucial thing with me is fighting the urge to overplay things start going right, i get excited, now its all fucked up. and a loopstations unforgiving. so your comment means a lot!

  10. CINCOCENT
    CINCOCENT on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    It's pretty dope homie need some mastering though you play the instruments yourself

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    hey man my whole recording setup cost about $20!

  11. sirefox
    sirefox on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    Precioso tema amigo Mike, con mucho sentimiento, de los que te llegan al corazn. Esas guitarras te cuentan una historia, ms que triste lo veo tierno, romntico para bailar lento, abrazado a la persona que ms quieres. Me gusta ese sonido envolvente, intimista, es muy adecuado para vivir y disfrutar de esa intimidad. Otro enorme trabajo querido amigo, que tengas un buen da compaero. Salud y paz.

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    muito obrigado, meu amigo, por ver o ator na msica e ouvir sua histria com tanta clareza. por isso que sempre valorizo sua escuta - voc usa seus olhos!

  12. Angelusyeux777SC
    Angelusyeux777SC on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    Ballad of an asshole...Hmmm must be some Ballad because it sure doesn't sound like it, judging by this you certainly captured something spectacular!...sounds lovely this has those heart pulling elements similar but not the same obviously as the gentlemen sir robin (CF) has running through his music. Nonetheless this is very good! work here as always. Pulchra Musica.

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    hello ms. A of the everchanging avatar! (youre a bit of a Scheherazade!) haha, i am that good sirs squire, i know all about him but i cant talk here
    err i mean how flattering, really!
    im so happy to hear your latest tracks, you are just as magic as your avatar, seemingly appearing at will in any musical setting you choose and playing hell out of it. ive had the good fortune to chat a bit with mickey/monkwee and hes been a big fav so i was so surprised and happy. to catch that collab, he must be really chuffed!

  13. ioncewas
    ioncewas on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    Hi xstokes, really nice guitar; I like when the melody bends a bit here and there; overall sounds warm and chilled. Nice job.

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    hey, man cheers for the listen!

  14. pseudoble
    pseudoble on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    Hey Michael - lovely sound of sweet melodic guitar drifting in the warmth of lofi ambient noise - a heart is breaking somewhere sometime - beautiful track

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    i sure appreciate yr ears you hear it as it was intended!

  15. crucethus
    crucethus on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    Melancholy anger. the best kind of anger.

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    it saves the spleen!

  16. RitajustRita
    RitajustRita on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    Sounds so peacefull and in the same time a little sad to me.
    Your guitarwork is beautifull Michael!!
    Need a singer on it

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    it was made at such a different time, but this one still speaks to me. i want to play again more regularly, and so i am grateful for yr encouragement!

  17. dimestop
    dimestop on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    Lovely track, such a sweet dreamy sound, the guitar is viciously beautiful, and ideal for me to retire to bed , you got my final listen of the day xs, I'll sleep well tonight bro

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    hey Paul, i had a similar day yesterday listened to a weeks worth of loop i missed and yes i too retired in bliss. glad you got the undercurrent!

  18. DijamMusic
    DijamMusic on Tue 7th Sep 2021 - 9 months ago

    Wow, My dear bro Mike.
    Your track title mate fancy talking about our Scottish friend like that HAHA.
    Again, another beautiful track.
    This time with wonderful Guitar.
    I love that sound.
    It is just brilliant mate.
    Really great job done here.
    Well done.
    Maj

    xstokes
    Reply by xstokes

    haha, he wants to know who im calling a ballad! im too happy you liked this mate and geeked about collab!

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