Category Archives: Compositions

“Rope” An Instrumental Composition

This is what I made over the weekend. Rope

Jonathan Coulton Punk Medley

This is a medley of three Jonathan Coulton songs, in a pop punk arrangement. I recorded everything except JoCo’s vocals, which I got from his JoCo Looks Back album. jocopunk-06

“Ban” An Instrumental Composition

Here it is: ban.mp3

“Tetris” An Instrumental Arrangement

This is a partly original instrumental metal piece, so titled for reasons which will become obvious upon listening.  Highlighted is my inadequate mixing ability, but a decent sounding result was achieved. tetris

“The Point” An Electric Instrumental

After setting up all my recording gear, I christened my new apartment by recording this piece. the point

“Bramble” A Short Metal Piece

I recorded this short piece to try out The Metal Foundry, an expansion for Toontrack’s Superior Drummer, a sampled drum VST instrument. The whole thing actually turned out a bit decent. I also used a distorted preset with Reason Electric Bass and Amplitube for the rhythm and lead guitars. bramble bramble drums only

Metal Test

I hastily recorded this song today to try out Addictive Drums, a sampled drum VST instrument. I’m not sure I like the drum sounds yet. Pardon the shoddy guitar playing. dean



Thanksgiving Instrumental

Just made a short acoustic instrumental song on this glorious Thanksgiving day. thanksgiving08

Some Oldies

Here’s a post of several MP3′s I’ve made over the past few years.  Riddled with mistakes, sloppiness, incompletion, and bad mixing, some are still perhaps worth a listen. Acoustictry1 Cinematrick Classicrocktubereason2 Dispar8, it gets good halfway through Hype Leedzor, one of my first classic Facebook posts Pianotrick, an even older piece in 3/4 Simple Guitar [...]