Tag Archives: percussion

Yoko Shimomura: Colony 9

This one was difficult to write and I think it was due to overthinking. Four listens, but a lot of restarts early on in the first due to having a bit of trouble finding my footing. I stuck mostly to … Continue reading

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Quicksand: Distant Populations Review

This one took… maybe two hours to edit. I knocked out a really rough draft about two, maybe three weeks ago. Didn’t do anything with it for some reason. Forced myself through editing it earlier today. A lot of it … Continue reading

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Yasunori Mitsuda: Reincarnation

Three listens for this one. Once more I just went with whatever, but I struggled on a few parts and had to think about what it was that I was saying. Yasunori Mitsuda’s (光田 康典) “Reincarnation” is from Sailing To … Continue reading

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Masami Ueda: Shinshu Plains

This was written over one listen, but I had to restart the song a few times due to issues with getting my footing. Oh well. Not sure what I went for and this really is brief for what the song … Continue reading

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Mineral: Unfinished

I’ve been meaning to write about “Unfinished” for a few days now but haven’t gotten around to doing so due to procrastination. I stuck to trying to describe the song and its progression. Kind of did so. Probably could’ve done … Continue reading

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Yasunori Mitsuda: Chronopolis

Two listens for this one. I wanted to write about this song for a little while, but I probably should’ve done it in the morning when I’d be less tired than I am now. I feel I should’ve given this … Continue reading

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Nobuo Uematsu: Another Nightmare

I thought this was going to be more difficult to write but I had an easy time. Three listens and focused on describing the song. Sort of did alright. Could’ve done better, but it was a bit of a fight … Continue reading

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DEFCE – Helial Harvester

I was trying to mostly describe how the sounds work with this one. I had to stop the song a few times to make sure I was capturing things but I don’t think I quite pulled it off. This feels … Continue reading

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Blind Idiot God: Thunderhead

This was written over one listen. I’m kind of surprised that I got this much out of it as “Thunderhead” moves quickly and is quite relentless. Maybe it was due to familiarity with the song from listening to it a … Continue reading

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Sophia: Desert Song No. 2

Another Sophia song (previous one here), but instead of being from As We Make Our Way (Unknown Harbours), this one is from People Are Like Seasons. It also is included on As We Make Our Way (The Live Recordings) (a review … Continue reading

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