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Old 12-12-2012, 02:11 AM   #1
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JJ Shankhour - Confessions (2012) FFO Elliott Smith, Bright Eyes, Tigers Jaw

Hey guys, I just released my debut CD "Confessions" recently and want some feedback from UG! I've lurked the boards for years now and I've learned a lot from this site both in the forums and tab section. Figured I'd share what I created as a result.

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Old 12-12-2012, 10:16 AM   #2
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Sounds like a cross between Green Day and REM!

What's with the weird audio jump at around 1:00 in 'Repentance'?

The mixing is nice, vocals maybe a little bit overprocessed for an acoustic context but it sounds good. I don't like the effects on 'Wasted Year' one bit.


Nice release though, you should be proud of it. Good sounding album that's got an honest, ballsy acoustic feel.
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Old 12-12-2012, 07:24 PM   #3
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Thanks for taking the time to check it out man!

I don't hear the jump you're talking about? What's it sound like haha

I know what you mean about the vocals being a bit overprocessed. I am keeping that in mind in future stuff for sure. And the effect on the chorus of Wasted Year is a bit strong, I agree.

Really appreciate all the opinions!
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