- Q: How much SANIC jazz/funk is TOO much?
- A: What are you even TALKING about?
Following the big bang of Bowlerhat's big band Sonic 3 jam from yesterday comes not one but TWO Sonic funk/jam masterpieces from Leandro Abreu & company; we lead with a crisp, funky sextet taking on "Spring Yard Zone" with monster bass, crunchy drums, shiny brass, luscious EP, and searing guitar. The studio chops, they are killer - Leandro writes:
"I would submit some new remixes. There are two songs, Spring Yard Zone from Sonic 1 (Mega Drive), and Chrome Gadget from Sonic 3 (Mega Drive). These two songs I invited others friends to record. The only member of Abreu Project is the trombonist, André Pastore. I intend to make an EP with only guests musicians."
Spring Yard Zone:
- Guitar, Arrangement - Leandro Abreu
- Bass - Leo Quintão
- Drums - Helton Lima
- Trumpet - Marco Lima
- Bass Trombone - André Pastore
- Keyboard - Thiago Quintino
This was basically a no-brainer for the judges, save for the exaggerated panning in the original submission, which DragonAvenger identified early on:
"This is pretty sick, playing is casual and fun, the arrangement is on point. The ONLY problem I have is the hard panning on the instruments. It definitely sounds a little weird on headphones due to it. I'm cool with giving this a pass, but it might be worth to go conditional to see if we can soften that up a bit. Let's see what the other J's think."
The other judges agreed, but it wasn't an issue since Leandro tweaked it a bit - good, since everything else is firing on all cylinders and sounds amazing. As Deia mentions, there's a casual/fun vibe going on, but that comes with practice, time, & talent. The arrangement makes excellent use of the players' respective abilities, everything blends nicely, and you've got a funky, clean, & polished machine; no nits to pick, after the panning fix - enjoy!
on 2018-01-28 21:15:12
So freakin cool. If Sonic 1 ever got remade, this needs to be on the soundtrack. I like the little improv section too
on 2018-01-24 20:39:31
Wow. Groovy, smooth, funky. Gonna need to add this to my travel playlist, because I could listen to this all day.
on 2018-01-24 10:13:31
What did you think? Post your opinion of this ReMix.
Sources Arranged (1 Song)
- Primary Game:
Sonic the Hedgehog (Sega, 1991, GEN)
Music by Masato Nakamura
- "Spring Yard Zone"
- Funk, Jazz
- Energetic, Funky, Jazzy
- Brass, Electric Guitar, Electric Piano, Trombone, Trumpet
- Origin > Collaboration
Production > Live Instruments
- 6,970,013 bytes
- Size: 6,970,013 bytes
- MD5 Checksum: 6acb76ae8adbf9d204cb642bf4e6e85f
Right-click one of the mirror links above and select "Save Link As" or "Save Target As"!!
Help us save bandwidth - using our torrents saves us bandwidth and lets you download multiple mixes as a single download. Use the tracker below and scroll for more information, or visit http://bt.ocremix.org directly, and please don't forget to help us seed!!
Follow OC ReMix on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube! Don't miss the latest ReMixes, albums and news!Follow @ocremix
Page generated Mon, 27 May 2019 03:53:44 +0000 in 0.0249 seconds
All compositions, arrangements, images, and trademarks are copyright their
respective owners. Original content is copyright OverClocked ReMix, LLC. For information on RSS and
and the FAQ available there for information about the
site's history, features, and policies. Contact David W.
Lloyd (djpretzel), webmaster, with feedback or questions not answered there.