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So today I got bored and recorded some bass covers. I've done a few songs from Dookie, and I might move onto Insomniac next. I used the RockBand multitracks with the bass muted, and recorded my own versions. See what you think! I might share more sometime soon.

 

Welcome To Paradise

 

Sassafras Roots

 

She



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Nightlife or GTFO



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Nightlife or GTFO

I missed the old Ceadog, always supporting GDC talent.



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Nice job.



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Great job! :D



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Nightlife or GTFO


:( *gets TFO*

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:( *gets TFO*

 

Tits are also acceptable.



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Tits are also acceptable.

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Wait a minute. Since when was Nightlife on Dookie..?

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Wait a minute. Since when was Nightlife on Dookie..?

 

Since I said it was.



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Since I said it was.


Interesting. At least it's better than Longview.

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Interesting. At least it's better than Longview.

 

Longview was one of the first songs I learnt, and I don't even play bass.



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Watch-out-we-got-a-badass-over-here-meme

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Interesting. At least it's better than Longview.

Why does everyone here have such disdain for "Longview"?!  :sorry:  I'm not turning into DookieLukie, I just can't understand why.



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Why does everyone here have such disdain for "Longview"?! I'm not turning into DookieLukie, I just can't understand why.

Cos it sucks :P

No, but seriously. Great bassline obviously, but not a great song. I love the little noodly guitar riff at the very end, but other than that it's below average. The vocal melody is really jarring, the chorus has a weird beat that doesn't really work, and it totally kills the momentum of Dookie given its place in the running order. And it's overplayed. And the lyrics don't appeal, at all.

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To each his/her own, I guess. *opens iTunes and plays "Longview"* :P



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Amazing man! Wonderful job!

 

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Tabs pls?



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Amazing man! Wonderful job!
 
http://i.imgur.com/C8qMeMW.gif...
 
Tabs pls?

Thanks! I could work on tabbing them out over the weekend, yeah. Or I could just make you watch the videos reeeeaally slowly :D

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Cos it sucks :P
No, but seriously. Great bassline obviously, but not a great song. I love the little noodly guitar riff at the very end, but other than that it's below average. The vocal melody is really jarring, the chorus has a weird beat that doesn't really work, and it totally kills the momentum of Dookie given its place in the running order. And it's overplayed. And the lyrics don't appeal, at all.


I like how you've used a foodstuff as an adjective there. I personally am a big fan of the cauliflowery intro to Nice Guys Finish Last.

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I like how you've used a foodstuff as an adjective there. I personally am a big fan of the cauliflowery intro to Nice Guys Finish Last.


I can't say I'm a fan. I find the vinegary outro of BOBD more entertaining.

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I can't say I'm a fan. I find the vinegary outro of BOBD more entertaining.

What about the milky solo on Restless Heart Syndrome?



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People dislike Longview? Whaaaat???

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Don't forget the lettucey solo in Dry Ice. One of my favourites :)

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Does anyone else find the bass breaks in 86 a bit... biscuity?

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Not to mention Tre's tacoish drums on Burnout.



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But you can't beat the chocolatey vocals on 80.



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"She" looks weird. Did you record the audio and video separately?



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"She" looks weird. Did you record the audio and video separately?


Yeah, I recorded the audio in Pro Tools and the video in iMovie, then had to sync them up manually. They're all a bit out if you look closely, it's just more obvious with She because it's so fast.

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I love the thai green curry influence in the breakdown of wtp on your cover.

 

(guess what I had for dinner tonight ) :P



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Nightlife or GTFO



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