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The Ghost In You


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I don't usually post covers, but I've been in somewhat of a musical rut for a while and I'm hoping I can kind of reignite my creative spark.

This is a tune from one of my favorite groups, and one that's been very influential to me, The Psychedelic Furs. It's pretty much a straight forward cover, except I only used guitars, no synths. And to keep in the 80s spirit of things, I used my strat and Steinberger bass.

Hope you enjoy and hopefully this will spur some original stuff coming soon.
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Uploaded: Mar 02, 2016 - 03:54:09 PM
Last Updated: Mar 03, 2016 - 08:40:06 AM Last Played: Aug 08, 2017 - 11:25:03 AM
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Antiquated iMac, M-Audio Mobile Pre, MXL 990 mic, Squire strat, Steinberger bass
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davisamerica said 655 days ago (March 2nd, 2016)
You
have been busy and i love it
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MidiOrleans said 654 days ago (March 3rd, 2016)
Ghost
Excellent classic sounds Joseph!
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bronco said 653 days ago (March 3rd, 2016)
80's Rock
Nice cover but it was like a new song to me as I was not aware of the group or it's music. Well recorded and your vocal was great, especially the multi tracked parts where you sang around yourself.
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Philip18 said 653 days ago (March 4th, 2016)
The Ghost In You
The Psychedelic Furs are new to me, too. Big sound here - I like it!
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PeterB7858 said 652 days ago (March 4th, 2016)
The Ghost In You
Like others, I am not familiar with the song, or the band, but I like what you have presented here, Joe. The multi vocal parts work especially well. Of course, the musicianship is going to be good. The guitar replacing, what I guess is the synth part, works a treat. Hope this helps you break out of a rut. Take care.
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awigze said 652 days ago (March 5th, 2016)
cool Joe
good to hear this even if... I wont tell anyone.
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egobandit said 650 days ago (March 7th, 2016)
The Psychedelic Furs
the other PF always loved the riffing they did, great rendition full and warm like the vocals tops on this end !
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J.A.Stewart said 648 days ago (March 9th, 2016)
A Nice Cup Of Joe...

Excellent job of covering the sound and spirit of that '80s vibe in this recording, Joe.

Very well done and I hope it reawakens your Muse. ;)

--- Joe
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FEEL said 634 days ago (March 23rd, 2016)
Really cool song
I'll have to check this band out. Great job on comp.
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