Kama - High Maintenance

Discussion in 'New Talent & Track Reviews' started by kama, Jul 5, 2009.

  1. kama

    kama benkama.net

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    groelle Well-Known Member

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    "uploaded 3 months ago"? - nevermind. just checking.

    intro sounds sick, big drums, chopped up vocals fit nicely!

    buildup to the drop sounds really oldschool, feelin the vibes.
    drop could need a bit more sub i guess, but apart from that, solid tunes with a real oldschool vibe and big drums!
     
  3. kama

    kama benkama.net

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    Yeah I just updated the mix a bit and though to post here also.

    Thanks for taking the time to listen!
     
  4. Sammy Dexcell

    Sammy Dexcell Stop editing my profile Smarty!

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    Nice ideas in this an the production is good man!
    Not really feelin the riff but it works well with the tune nice amount of sub there an a very good drop.
    I like the edits in the drums 2.
    But personally i aint really feelin the vox, but there needed, i do like it wen its just dnb around the 4:20 mark nice n rolly.
    Good trak tho man big up!!
     
  5. kama

    kama benkama.net

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    Thanks. It was a hard choice to go or not to go with the vocal, but I thought it just needed that 'little something'... I appriceate your input.
     
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    hay man, like the vocals, sound real familiar OO YEA cnt remember song tho

    keep it up brah
    :)
     
  7. thin king

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    really got my head nodding to this - can't comment too much on quality of production cos I'm on ipod headphones - but as far as structure and catchyness top marks my friend - love the riff and I think the vocals although a bit cheesey work well....nice one fella :)
     
  8. kama

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    Great, thanks for your comments. The vocals have been used in a lot of songs actually, from house to hardcore. I think I remember a Ganja Kru tune from years back that had these same parts.

    Will be checking that Thin King track too, the last one I heard was really good.
     
  9. EvezDroppin

    EvezDroppin how to change name,......

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    ye man after 420 i prefer the straight bassline there.
    intro sounds god and uv obviously put a bit of work into this, i think the vocals sit alright!!
    dnt like the extra high pitchy riff which sits with the bassline tho!
    good work!
     
  10. T Leaf

    T Leaf Neighbourhood Sickhead

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    now this is old skool. i like that the drums arent too punchy (it'd ruin the old skool feel) all the sounds sit correct to my ears and to my knowledge. and yeh good call on the vocals kama.

    big up sir
     
  11. chromey

    chromey a.k.a Impact

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    Quality work sir!
    Drums are spot on, sub is good, vocal fits perfectly imho.
    Old skool? Who cares about the label, it sounds great to me :)
     
  12. kama

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    thanks all! I thought this to be a sort of "fire and forget" tune but I was wrong it seems!
     
  13. *State

    *State Self confessed VW nut

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    Sounding pretty cool there matey.
     
  14. kama

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    thx State.

    Just....


    ...a little....


    ...BUMPO! (1 is allowed tho innit :D)
     
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    wasnt feelin this so much till the build up and the drop then got my head goin to it, nice one!
     
  16. Fratanize

    Fratanize Keepin the jungle alive

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    Easy fella. Like the intro, very hype. Good stompy tune mate. Vocals sit well.
    Does what is says on the tin really mate. Good shit.
     
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    chromey a.k.a Impact

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    hey kama.
    Just had another listen, and I'm really feeling this mate.
    Loving the rides and the vocal..
    I can easily see myself dancing my ass off to this listening to it on a club system ! :)


    Liking force of nature too.
    Top stuff :)
     
  18. kama

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    Thanks guys. Seems like my best effort so far according to the feedback!:gang_bang
     
  19. Zeal

    Zeal Ohm/C2D/Dark Asylum/Ennex

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    like the stabs in intro even tho they sit really far back

    quite like the vocal shots actually too, its the "woooaaahh oohh" from that old right on time tune?

    breakdown comes in nice, dont like the drums here though

    I like the drop actually, bit dillinja esque

    drums defo need work, tbh i think they let thetune down a bit :(

    kick n snare need tio be harder and the drums need more layers

    few of the sounds like the bass and dist bass parts need to come up more too

    but good work man its defiately well written, be proud of that :)
     
  20. kama

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    Thanks man, I really appriceate your constructive words.