is a young Raki (fox people) vixen on Florendyl, the role-playing server on the MMORPG
Vanguard: Saga of Heroes.
It is Myrr's most burning desire in life to become a bard. The humans and elves (who she calls
"long-legs") around her, however, are quite abhorred by her attempts at learning to play
instruments and singing, and mostly chase her away. In this song, Myrr is lamenting her
I had the idea for this song when I was planning Myrr's character, a couple of weeks before
the actual release. Rumours were circulating all over the net about the game; what would be
possible, classes, races, and so on. Since I quite like foxes, a Raki was a given, and according
to some rumours on a few web sites, Raki could be, amongst other things, bards. Great! thought
I, and continued planning Myrr...
Then the game came out. As it turned out, Raki could not be bards, after all. The game
mechanics would not allow it. "Dang it to heck!" (or some equivalent expression) I thought,
and then realized how annoyed poor Myrr would be about that. She'd... she'd... write a
song about it!
So I did...
The arrangement was made in Cakewalk Sonar 6 Producer and is using the sound libraries
Colossus and Drumkit from Hell 2.
All the vocals were done by me and heavily post-processed. Since I'm new both to the pop
genre, and this kind of extreme remixing, there are probably some details that can still be
The "lute" is not really a lute (I don't have one). It's a heavily post-processed no-name
acoustic guitar, overdubbed a couple of times, re-tuned for each recording.
At some point, I'll likely make a music video from this song... so watch out for that. :)
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