Does this past the test?

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Somehow I got it in my head to try to play English Civil War, an old song by The Clash. I though it would be pretty easy because it’s all eighth notes and power chords. It didn’t come out very well, but I didn’t expect it to. I was experimenting with doing multiple tracks in Audacity. I played it through on guitar, then tapped along with it to make a pseudo-percussion track, then sort of sang over it, then threw in some arpeggios. When I exported it to an mp3, Audacity mixed it down to two tracks.

I got the chords and lyrics from Ultimate Guitar Archive. Here’s what it’s supposed to sound like:

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One thought on “Does this past the test?

    bryanjack said:
    March 4, 2014 at 9:11 pm

    Definitely passes the test, Paul! Nice work (I’ll be sure to share with the TALONS who are engaged in our CRAAP testing!)

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