You Really Got Me – acoustic version

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January 19, 2012 at 1:32 pm Quote #2009

frankm
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Gilligan: One way to capture audio from really anything on your computer (music videos, podcasts, video games, etc.) is to use Audacity. It’s a free little program with TONS of great features. Basically all you have to do is open up Audacity, select Stereo Mix and hit record. Then it will record whatever sounds come out of your computer which you can save as .wav or mp3s.

Whereas technical you are correct, I don’t think it is the best way to extract the audio. What you are basically doing is recording the audio through the soundcard. Not all soundcards are made equal. It would probably be better to extract the video and audio. But what you said will work.


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January 19, 2012 at 2:43 pm Quote #2012

Gilligan
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Yeah, for me Audacity is just a quick and easy way to capture audio that isn’t worth buying (like from this particular music video). It sounds just fine to me, but if I want premier quality, I’ll use a different method.


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January 19, 2012 at 3:39 pm Quote #2015

ks34vh
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That is incredible, all the years of seclusion, i never thought Id see this kinda stuff. just awesome..


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January 19, 2012 at 4:34 pm Quote #2024

ron
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YouTube version:


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January 19, 2012 at 5:44 pm Quote #2026

vhroxu2
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This was GREAT, really enjoyed it!


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January 20, 2012 at 3:48 am Quote #2048

PT5150
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Cool.Thanks Ron.
That was great to see them loose and having fun.

Remember a while ago someone had said VH were filming a DOCO.Hope there is a lot more to this stuff that will come out on a DVD.Jeff from vhnd has said that the interviews snippets we were given from The Roxy will not be on the bonus dvd, so you would think they will come out on something.


EDDIE’S fingers aren’t fingers they are muscle-powered pistons that hammer guitar strings to the fretboard with the force of a rivet gun”.


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January 20, 2012 at 7:17 am Quote #2051

sickman
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That room they are playing in looks a lot like the place Dave was in when his Scrap book video came out a few weeks back. You know where he was singing Love Train.


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January 20, 2012 at 8:05 am Quote #2054

JasonA
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From Yahoo Music:

The video is shot at Henson Recording Studios and includes a personal introduction from Roth, as well.


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January 20, 2012 at 2:08 pm Quote #2071

steecoe
(1953)

Well I wasn’t too happy with this at first, but after watchiong it in HD on the big screen TV, turned up through the stereo, I like it alot better….Good stuff, maynard.

Of coruse, I’d still rather see them plugged in…. :mrgreen:


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January 21, 2012 at 10:01 am Quote #2128

radikal
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ron:
This link work? http://music.yahoo.com/van-halen/videos/view/you-really-got-me-with-intro–223429483


LOL!!! Not available in my area…..Piss Off!!!!


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January 21, 2012 at 2:12 pm Quote #2143

wjamflan
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This was pretty good. Dave’s voice is obviously shredded in the higher register, so he has to strain now. Truth be told, he’s been singing that way for a while, but it was still ok. Otherwise, it’s just getting used to his “unmedicated” in-your-face style that’s new. By that, I mean the Spicoli-like surfer/stoner personality with the raspy, wheezy voice is long gone, as it also was in 2007-8. The background vocals sounded fine, but the guitar and drums were stuck so far in the background, it made all of the vocals stand out more than they probably should. It’ll be interesting to see if the other acoustic videos hold up better than this one.


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