Glejs

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About Glejs

  • Rank
    Octorok (+25)
  • Birthday 05/31/1978

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    Sweden
  • Interests
    Loads!

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  • Website URL
    https://www.youtube.com/glejsmusic
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  • Biography
    Electronic music of all kinds and waveforms. Oldschool tracker stuff, EDM, dubious synthpop, drum & bass, videogame music remixes and much more. I've got a videogame remix album on the way later this year. It'll feature Chrono Trigger, Megaman, Super Mario and the usual suspects PLUS some titles which aren't remixed quite that often. I'll be uploading some sneak peaks from the studio, subscribe to my YouTube channel now! #VGM ^^

    Glejs is a one man project located in the middle parts of Sweden. Ever since he was a little kid he always had a special place in his heart for music and sound. Around summer 1996 he was introduced by a friend to a shareware music program called “Fasttracker 2”… Glejs was immediatly hooked, and later that year he bought himself his first PC. Composing music quickly became his favourite hobby. Music styles range from electro & trance/techno to drum & bass & videogame influenced melodic stuff.
  • Real Name
    Glenn
  • Occupation
    QA
  • Twitter Username
    Glejs
  • Last.fm Username
    Glejs
  • Xbox Live Gamertag
    GlejsSWE
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Artist Settings

  • Collaboration Status
    2. Maybe; Depends on Circumstances
  • Software - Digital Audio Workstation (DAW)
    Live
  • Software - Preferred Plugins/Libraries
    FMDrive, Glitch2, NI Maschine, NI Massive, Ableton Live
  • Composition & Production Skills
    Arrangement & Orchestration
    Drum Programming
    Lyrics
    Mixing & Mastering
    Recording Facilities
    Synthesis & Sound Design
  • Instrumental & Vocal Skills (List)
    Vocals: Male
  • Instrumental & Vocal Skills (Other)
    Coming up with cheesy melody lines?

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  1. Did you know...? "Glejs" is very local slang for "glasses". It should be pronounced "Glaze".

  2. Can't wait to listen to the whole thing!! Super great work everyone!!
  3. @FUSION42 Thanks for listening, and for your ideas! I wanted to keep the mid-section simple, but I did hesitate a lot about the build up of it being a little bit too long. Perhaps leaving the listener wanting more stuff to happen before everything goes back to the main melody line.. Might feel a bit unsatisfying, or like a good tease.. Good to know you like it anyhow!
  4. @Souperion @ondellonoya Thank you so much for listening, and good to know you enjoyed it!
  5. @ChadleeIt's not another game, I just added a little twist by making changes mainly to the bass tones. I always try to implement stuff like this in my remixes, breaking away from the original patterns. Nice to hear you liked it man, thanks for giving it a try!
  6. I started working on this remix a few months ago, been on ice since then until this weekend. Damn it was a long time ago I could finish a song in just 2 days. So what do you think? Would it be something for the OCR community? Everyone loves the Zelda melodies, right? <3 //Glejs
  7. Very chill indeed. Nice job!
  8. Ahh love the music of this game!! It's on my to do-list to remix.. I'm liking what you've done here. Straightforward techno beat, heavy sidechaining and some vocoder blerps, very cool cyber punk ominous feel. The arrangement is more or less the same as the original (with some harmonies entering on the arpeggiated synths later on). I was hoping for something more. Perhaps some kind of break down and build up somewhere, with completely new harmonies coming in (like some synths from the original, which is missing in your track)? Regardless, I like it so far!
  9. Really unfortunate how everything turned out.. I think I'll just feature this track on my Youtube page and move on Made some tiny changes to it by the way, and uploaded it already! Here it is:
  10. @Gario Shocking to hear about the Square-Enix legal stuff! I could try to make a OCR-version but as you're impying, the exchange of SFX would make the tune less cool. Regardless, thanks so much for your thoughts. I'll be wary of sampling their stuff in the future, or mangle all material into oblivion. @Dextastic There's a bit of resonance in the build up first minute, I agree on that. Personally I don't find it unpleasant. Grateful for your input, thanks! I have used quite a few instruments from the Chrono Trigger soundfont in this tune btw. The lead at 1:50 for example.. but I can't remember where in the game these girl "la la la" vocals are heard.. Can you? Anyone? Anyways, glad you guys liked it! I might go to the studio tonight and try to make some last minute fixes.
  11. Just a tiny little bit too pace-y for my old worn out dance-y feet, but it sounds AWESOME. Love all the details, swing to it, acids, stabs, choice of instruments.. Very 90s rave-y! Great-y work-y!! EDIT: Subbed to your YouTube channel.
  12. Hi guys! I'm back with a second remix.. As with the first one (Donkey Kong Country - Aquatic Ambiance // A Journey Through Grand Oceans), it is a lenghty track. Motivated by a few twists and turns which hopefully will keep the listener interested all the way. The style is electronic and instrumental, alternating between a bass/trap/hiphop-ish beat (?) and a slow house groove. Kind of. Sooo.. ready for review <3 I would love to lend someones ears to hear the mix/mastering of this one. Does it sound good overall? Anything I could change? Many thanks in advance. Dropbox link: Removed! Scroll down for the full track. Original tune: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g-s-VQBoUdc
  13. Glejs

    3. completed VGM Remixes Vol.1

    Thanks for the info Gario, I was just reading about the process of submitting tracks to you guys. It says I need to submit the track by email? But is it enough to make a new thread there and tag it for mod review? I have sent you a pm about this.
  14. Glejs

    3. completed VGM Remixes Vol.1

    Rafael, thank you so much for your detailed thoughts and ideas about my track. And thanks for your patience! Indeed it is a long one Despite some small niggles, I feel confident to try and get this submitted. Hoping for the best! Thanks again!
  15. Glejs

    3. completed VGM Remixes Vol.1

    My take on Aquatic Ambience, a great tune from the Super Nintendo game Donkey Kong Country, is now ready for review <3 I would love to lend someones ears to hear the mastering of this one. Does it sound good overall? Many thanks in advance. Dropbox link: https://www.dropbox.com/s/yc86bliaehi3bbc/Glejs - DKC Aquatic Ambiance master.wav?dl=0 Original tune: