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Old 6th February 2007
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Originally Posted by jomo1234 View Post
I think a lot of the Harold Budd "sound" comes from the use of detuning some of the instruments (particularly the piano), which gives things a very melancoly and reflective tone. A perfect example of this is technique is on the album he made with The Cocteau Twins, called 'The Moon & The Melodies'. If you listen to the track "The Ghost has No Home" you will hear the detuned piano. It's a lovely track.
and this from a man with yosh and stan schmenge as his avatar....how could you possibly go wrong??
i personally love "she will destroy you" on that album.