A Green Cobra Is Awesome Vs. The Sun

Dan Deacon on January 11, 2011 08:58

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    This is a piece for several droning sine waves.
    I wrote it in 2002 using reason.
    Its best played on nice speakers, in a quite room, at a loud volume while the listener(s) walk around the space, hearing how the sine waves react/sound difference depending on where they stand and the direction of their ears. shaking your head from left to right also changes how you hear the sound. if its loud, different overtones will come out the closer you stand to a wall.


    9 timed comments and 6 regular comments

    • arcp85
    • The Flaming Tot
      The Flaming Tot at 13.28 on December 03, 2013 05:06

      i walked into a corner and i saw myself in a past life, i imediatly started to cry and strip off clothing

    • en-decay
      en-decay at 23.20 on November 14, 2013 21:18

      Drone in its simplist form like this is almost profound.

    • melancholia880
      melancholia880 at 7.54 on July 12, 2013 04:59

      rock over london rock on chicago

    • A Sparrow
      A Sparrow at 4.07 on March 31, 2013 17:10

      this is the best of all waveforms

    • caymanwent
      caymanwent at 0.00 on December 31, 2012 06:10

      it's fun to just drag the slider around on this

    • Radio Room Recording Co.
    • alexhoman
      alexhoman on January 26, 2011 14:59

      its almost like a binaural beat

    • alexhoman
      alexhoman on January 26, 2011 14:58


      only reel2reel clipping permitted

      (im emulating children commenting on youtube, with false nerd authority)

    • wicketwarwick
    • wicketwarwick
    • unadventurer
      unadventurer on January 11, 2011 22:41

      Trippy man.. I'm gonna re-listen to this later on my PA while "standing close to a wall" haha. Come play San Diego!

    • TheGrilledLincolns
      TheGrilledLincolns on January 11, 2011 21:35

      Sounds great in my new headphones!

    • Dan Deacon
      Dan Deacon on January 11, 2011 19:56

      @eameres: it clips a little at the end. i'd like to recover my hold harddrive and take the level down a little at the end so it doesn't digitally clip.

    • eameres
      eameres on January 11, 2011 13:04

      Awesome that you've started this soundcloud Dan. and I think that's the smoothest waveform I've ever seen on here! The subtle nature of this piece really puts my new monitors to the test! Bravo.

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