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Jul 11, 2018 With gman's announcement that he's taking a leave of absence, I told him beforehand that, on the day of his departure, I'd smoke something heady and record an improvised freakout jam. Gabe—I hope wherever you landed, they have internet; this one's for you. I sorta recorded it blindfolded: created a simple rhythm over a click track, muted that and placed a bass line down on the click track, and with each successive track (five in all), I muted all except the percussion track while I recorded the take. I kept it to one take for each track, and did minimal editing afterward. Total project time: less than an hour. And I was wiiiiicked high.

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