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Offline Looking-Glass Lantern

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How to unite a collection of songs
« on: September 05, 2014, 09:15:15 PM »
This is something I'm working on. The upcoming LGL album is written as a 'concept' album. Tunes reappear throughout the entire album, spread across the tracks. This has freed up the guitar to have a different character, not just for each song, but for each and every phrase. It doesn't sound disjointed, because the whole thing is unified by the writing. Watch this space...

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Re: How to unite a collection of songs
« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2014, 11:26:41 PM »
I love the sound of this plan. One of my favourite metal albums is WASP's concept album The Crimson Idol. A few of the tracks in that album featured repeated guitar parts and vocals (although sung with varied emphasis). I look forward to hearing what you put together. - terrible guitar playing verbalised as terrible writing.

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Re: How to unite a collection of songs
« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2014, 05:58:19 PM »
Looking forward to it, LGL...
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