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Jim Fogarty


From:
Phila, Pa, USA
Post  Posted 4 Mar 2020 9:53 pm    
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My band, Travel Lanes, just put a new 8 song release last week. Mostly pop and power pop, with extremely catchy songs. I'm very proud of it.

I mostly play guitar all over of it, but I managed to sneak some pedal steel on 3 tracks. This one, in particular, was a real last minute addition, when we were stuck and looking for something to add to the dreaminess and flow of the song. I stayed up super late one night, and sent them a LOT of steel, thinking they'd only mix in a wee bit......but they ended up using it all.

This is my Stage One, straight into Logic Pro X, BTW. Steel starts @ 45 secs....then comes in at the end, as well.

https://youtu.be/5T3sUtVy_nU

PS.....our own Mike Brenner also plays KILLER lap steel on one track, as well.
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Jim Pollard

 

From:
Cedar Park, Texas, USA
Post  Posted 5 Mar 2020 5:20 am    
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Sounds GREAT! Immediately had me singing along and bobbing my head. Thanks for a nice start to the morning!

Jim
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Dennis Brion

 

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Atwater, Ohio USA
Post  Posted 5 Mar 2020 6:40 am    
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Sounds more like today's country to me! Without that steel think the song would be missing a lot! Steel playing was beautiful!
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Jim Fogarty


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Phila, Pa, USA
Post  Posted 5 Mar 2020 8:03 pm    
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Hmmm.......not sure about "today's country".....there's no hip-hop beats or trucks involved!! Laughing Laughing Laughing

Thanks for listening and for the nice words.
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Dean Smith

 

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DFW, Texas, USA
Post  Posted 6 Mar 2020 5:48 am    
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I like it, Jim...nice tune. Reminds me of some of the Whiskeytown stuff.
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David Mitchell

 

From:
Tyler, Texas
Post  Posted 6 Mar 2020 6:12 am    
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Sounds a lot like the old Gram Parsons music. He was known as the father of Country Rock music. Nice tasty stuff you did on steel!
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Jim Fogarty


From:
Phila, Pa, USA
Post  Posted 7 Mar 2020 8:50 am    
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Thanks much guys!
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Joachim Kettner


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Germany
Post  Posted 8 Mar 2020 11:35 am    
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That sounds real good, Jim. I'm glad to here that there is still great music in this world.
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Jim Fogarty


From:
Phila, Pa, USA
Post  Posted 13 Mar 2020 2:30 pm    
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Joachim Kettner wrote:
That sounds real good, Jim. I'm glad to here that there is still great music in this world.


Thanks!

Still LOTS of amazing music out there. Probably more than ever........just gotta search for it.
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