Home Music Articles Forums Blog Chat More...      

Don't Dream It's Over (Crowded House cover)


by

jgurner

 Genre: Acoustic Rock

Get Flash to see this player.

Description
In my quest to do covers of all my favorite songs of the 80s, it's time for one of my favorite tunes. This is a stripped down acoustic number with guitar, vocals and, the debut of my Hohner Melodica. I've had it for about a year, but this is the first time I've recorded with it.

This is also the first tune I've done using my new iMac, which replaced the almost 10-year-old model I was using. Logic runs SO much better now.

Anyhoo, I hope y'all enjoy.
Leave a Comment
You must be registered and logged-in to comment.
Song Stats
Hits: 606
Comments: 7
Fans: 8
Plays: 32
Downloads: 3
Votes: 0
Uploaded: Dec 26, 2016 - 06:13:10 PM
Last Updated: Dec 26, 2016 - 06:13:10 PM Last Played: Aug 08, 2017 - 10:49:18 AM
Song License
Creative Commons License:
Attribution-NoDerivs-NonCommercial

Creative Commons

Song Actions
share on facebook share on twitter download song
Hardware:
iMac, Steinberg UR22 mk II audio interface, Carlo Robelli acoustic/electric guitar, Hohner melodica, MXL 990 mic.
Software:
Logic X
Comments
bud said 331 days ago (December 26th, 2016)
Nice version of this song
the melodica sounds great! The middle instrumental section worked out really well. Fine voice on a challenging tune.
Check out my latest song called Oh Coast
Bob Rodgers said 330 days ago (December 27th, 2016)
I've
always liked this song and it's good to hear your version Joseph.
I like the instrumental middle section.
Very much enjoyed.
Check out my latest song called The Lonely Man
Daugrin said 330 days ago (December 27th, 2016)
Cover the thang!
Well done, has great spirit and the reading of the lyric works, especially for the sparse production, thanks for sharing your work with us here.

Daug
Check out my latest song called TCYB/U Got No Mind
Calchas said 329 days ago (December 28th, 2016)
OOOOOOOOOOOOO---Melodica!
Love the MOOD of this Joseph. (Always been a sucker for sad and/or somber reflective tunes.)

Hey now...

Be well friend!
Check out my latest song called Ariadne's Thread
PeterB7858 said 329 days ago (December 28th, 2016)
Don't Dream It's Over
Our cover band often starts with this song. It is such an iconic song. Nice version, Joseph. Wistful and spacey. The Melodica sounds great in the solo and that gentle acoustic fits in very well. Thanks.
Check out my latest song called Losing You
Dean-Resonator said 328 days ago (December 30th, 2016)
Melodica melody
Melodica = Me as a fan. I enjoyed your version Joseph. Have a great 2017 with the new iMac.
Check out my latest song called Quiet Town
sammydix said 293 days ago (February 2nd, 2017)
Unplugged
and the strong melody still works...extremely well. Cool rendition.
Check out my latest song called Nothing Looks Good On You
Artist Info
artist photo
Name: Joseph Gurner
Location: The Valley Mississippi USofA
send a note
For absolutely no reason, here's a picture of my dog Molly. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Here are some bands I've been in over the years: Big Yank - We played twice back in August 2007. First at a community... [see more]

Check out some of my other songs:

Chat
Who's Online
Invisible Members: 0
Visitors: 103