(!) [EXPLICIT] I Am The Product (POWERNERD vs Matthijs Vlot)

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(!) [EXPLICIT] I Am The Product (POWERNERD vs Matthijs Vlot)

Post Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:20 am

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Star Man - I Am The Product (POWERNERD vs. Breaking Bad)

Instrumental: POWERNERD - I Am The Danger (https://soundcloud.com/powernerd/powern ... the-danger)

Instrumental: Dave Porter - Breaking Bad theme (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B2cUjbRW9vM)

Vocal track: Star Man - Breaking Bad intro dialogue

Vocal track: Matthijs Vlot - Breaking Bad dialogue supercut

I am Star Man!

Today, I noticed that the astounding retro-electro Daft Punk-like group, POWERNERD had released a brand new track! Upon first listen of this great song, I remembered an old supercut remix on YouTube by the great Matthijs Vlot,

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and saw it potentially working very well with this song.

With a bit of readjusting and re-mixing, an introduction added by myself, as well as some Breaking Bad instrumental at beginning and end, the usual star powered effects, and a whole lot of luck, I have achieved what I was imagining!

Now to see if it has any errors I am unable to notice - thank you for your time!

All vocals from 0:37 on are composed by Matthijs Vlot from various Breaking Bad scenes (vocals up to 0:36 are my addition)!

I Am The Product

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Track portal: https://sowndhaus.com/track/7128/-i-am- ... aking-bad-

Direct download to your mainframe: https://sowndhaus.com/uploads/tracks/10 ... 710157.mp3
Last edited by Star Man on Fri Aug 18, 2017 5:11 pm, edited 3 times in total.

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Re: Star Man - I Am The Product (POWERNERD vs. Matthijs Vlot)

Post Sat Aug 12, 2017 2:28 am

I am listening on headphones, but I felt the V1 above had the vocals too loud at times. I have remastered the whole track in an attempt to give more power back to the instrumental (past giving the intro vocals more bite), and have the vocals in with it, instead of yelling over it. Also put the vocals through a 2nd reverb, and through my favorite compressor.

It may well be worse, but it sounds better to me, so this will be a 2nd option, a V2, or 'I Am The Product Season 2'!

Original post transmission code re-translated to include Season 2 preview player and track links. Thank you for your time. ★

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Re: Star Man - I Am The Product (POWERNERD vs. Matthijs Vlot)

Post Sat Aug 12, 2017 4:02 am

That's funny, I was thinking about making a Breaking Bad mashup as well :1rolleyes:

It's really nicely done, and I like V1 a bit more than V2, but your track sounds just like an original. That cover art is the bomb as well, I love it!

Good job :1laugh:

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Re: Star Man - I Am The Product (POWERNERD vs. Matthijs Vlot)

Post Sun Aug 13, 2017 12:53 am

Thanks - listening out of normal speakers, I do agree that Season 1 sounds better. Still, the last part sounds too loud to my ears. I may end up doing a Season 3, which tones down only the final 3rd of the song vocals. ★

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Re: Star Man - I Am The Product (POWERNERD vs. Matthijs Vlot)

Post Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:07 pm

Personally, I don't watch TV any more (gave it up about 5 years ago) and although I've heard of Breaking Bad, I haven't seen a single episode of the show. But this reminds me a bit of the old Max Headroom show intro for some reason...

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As far as my preference goes, V2 sounds better than V1 to me.
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Re: Star Man - I Am The Product (POWERNERD vs. Matthijs Vlot)

Post Fri Aug 18, 2017 5:13 pm

I have made Season 3 (V3), combining the ample volume of the 1st half of Season 1, and toned down volume of the 2nd half of Season 2, making them now balanced.

I have removed V1 and V2 above to simplify things from this point forward, and to save any potential listeners the trouble of listening to 3 version, with only minor volume fluctuations dividing the group. ★

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Re: Star Man - I Am The Product (POWERNERD vs. Matthijs Vlot)

Post Sat Aug 19, 2017 7:50 am

It has a certain appeal to a narrower audience. It's well done. I approve.

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