I was sad when the Excellent Gentlemen left, so I decided to try to make the beat from a song of theirs that I love. Check out the real deal. They played it live at the Halloween show and it made me overjoyed and sad at the same time.
The drums are a kick drum, a hi-hat and crash cymbal, and a snare. The bass is a more mellow version of the saw I normally like, with a slow attack. The rhodes part is synth, not the real thing, cause I was too lazy to go out to the garage, and there’s also some synth organ in there. Since I can’t sing or play guitar like those dudes, I subbed in two trumpet parts for the guitar, and flute for the vocals. I’ve tried recording flute and trumpet for other beats, but I like how this came out much better. The one other part that comes in at the end is a synth Emoto-flute.
I don’t normally do personal shout-outs, but Mr. Girlfriend, remember that you deserve the best.