You came this way: Home > Kathleen Martin > Love Reigned > Love Reigned (Remaster)

Love Reigned (Remaster) by Kathleen Martin

Album Description

Length:00:08:27

HEADPHONES recommended as my remastering /mixing tweaks are usually on the subtle side. The original release of this—my first fully realized singer-songwriter original—was in July 2013, just prior to JT's gift of a Yamaha keyboard synth. So instrumentation performance here includes 2 intertwining vibraphone parts on my Korg; a bongo beat throughout, an Epiphone drone for the "bass;" 2 intertwining melodica parts; touches of harmonica; and ending in metal kitchen trays struck with a cloth-covered meat tenderizer for those "gong" sounds. It opens with a marimba loop and, along the way, picks up conga and hi-hat loops I D/Led from online to painstakingly copy/paste into track layers.

Somewhere in answering original track comments, I noted my lead vocal here was merely a draft run-through done sitting down, desktop miked while a ceiling fan whirled, just to see how my lyrics matched up with marimba the way through. I got a bit verklempt when singing of the very personal mystical experience at the rocky shore and, otherwise, too, the main vocal is not my strongest. I considered rerecording it back then and also for this remaster, but decided the vulnerability heard in my draft vocal only helps convey the power of personal experience.

For lyrics: https://kat330.bandcamp.com/track/love-reigned

» VIEW ALL“Love Reigned (Remaster)” Fans

Song

Track Info

Bit Rate
256000
Share
UPLOADED:03/11/2016
LISTENS:2940
STARRED:1
COMMENTS:0
DOWNLOADS:395
EMBED THIS TRACK:


Love Reigned (Remaster) by Kathleen Martin is licensed under a Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.
For more permissions:
contact artist
© Kathleen A. Martin 2013

Comments

There are no comments for this page, but feel free to be the first!
log in to post comments