On Election Day, 2014, not being able to vote because I just
moved and apparently the registration deadline in Contra Costa County was
October 20th, which would have been nice to know ahead of time - - - -but i
digress, before I even get started. So on Election Day I sat down with my
guitar to vote with a new demo. I know, doesn't make much sense.
My new Fender acoustic electric guitar (T Bucket) and I
arranged our first song recording together. A tender moment for sure, love the
look of this new guitar by the way...
I sat down with a chord progression in mind before i picked
up the guitar. This is maybe the only time I have ever pre-conceived of a sound
before strumming it out. It led to a pretty quick rhythm recording, maybe two
I added in some lead guitar, stayed acoustic, and stayed unprocessed. No
pre-amp, just a live microphone recording the room. What came out was a nearly
complete instrumental work. But I felt like applying some songwriting to it and
began some lyrics which were completed with concept in mind in about 20
I liked the sound and feel a lot, similar to other songs
from the Danny Hauger archives, but different enough to add to the track
listing for the upcoming album. Grab it now, for free, as a thank you for
visiting, sharing, and supporting my music!
Download "The Narrow Side" from Danny Hauger (right click and save)
Happy Election Day everyone! And to worldwide listeners,
happy be the best person you can day! That's it from me!
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