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The 2007 RPM Sessions (2007)

2007 RPM Sessions

RPM 2008: Tales From The Lansing Underground (2008)

"Tales From The Lansing Underground" is a 9 track CD recorded by Pat Zelenka and Rich Bates for the 2008 RPM Challenge.

RPM 2012: All Good And Great Things (2012)

RPM 2012: ALL GOOD AND GREAT THINGS Section One: 1. Message Received 0:00 - 1:12 2. Funky Mothership 1:13 - 3:16 3. Endlessly Searching 3:17 - 5:26 4. Message Received (First Reprise) 5:27 - 7:01 Section Two: 5. Captain Gobbledygook & The Armada Of Tomorrow Section Three: 1. Wandering Noodles 0:00 - 2:40 2. Her Heart Beats (Which Is My Joy) 2:41 - 7:00 3. Sunny Melancholia 7:01 - 8:10 4. Rainy Melancholia 8:11 - 11:29 Section Four: 1. Message Received (Second Reprise) Recorded at Troubadour Recording: http://www.troubadourrecording.com Engineered, Mixed & Mastered by Corey DeRushia, owner of Troubadour Recording, during February 2012 for the RPM Challenge. All guitars, bass, piano, and effects by Pat Zelenka. Drums on “Message Received”, “Message Received (First Reprise)”, and “Message Received (Second Reprise)” by Pat Zelenka. All other drums played by Corey DeRushia. All songs © 2012 by Pat Zelenka. All Rights Reserved.

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BIOGRAPHY

Three albums so far, hope to make many more.

My submission for 2012 is:

RPM 2012: ALL GOOD AND GREAT THINGS

Recorded over the course of 2 nights in February 2012, "All Great And Good Things" is an instrumental album.

This is Section One:

1. Message Received 0:00 - 1:12
2. Funky Mothership 1:13 - 3:16
3. Endlessly Searching 3:17 - 5:26
4. Message Received (First Reprise) 5:27 - 7:01

This is Section Two:

5. Captain Gobbledygook & The Armada Of Tomorrow

This is Section Three:

1. Wandering Noodles 0:00 - 2:40
2. Her Heart Beats (Which Is My Joy) 2:41 - 7:00
3. Sunny Melancholia 7:01 - 8:10
4. Rainy Melancholia 8:11 - 11:29

This is Section Four:

1. Message Received (Second Reprise)

Recorded at Troubadour Recording: http://www.troubadourrecording.com
Engineered, Mixed & Mastered by Corey DeRushia, owner of Troubadour Recording, during February 2012 for the RPM Challenge.

All guitars, bass, piano, and effects by Pat Zelenka. Drums on “Message Received”, “Message Received (First Reprise)”, and “Message Received (Second Reprise)” by Pat Zelenka.

All other drums played by Corey DeRushia.

All songs © 2012 by Pat Zelenka. All Rights Reserved.

BAND MEMBERS
My name is Pat Zelenka, and I'm a guitarist/composer living in Lansing Michigan.

I plan on doing an album of RPM material every year until they cancel the RPM Challenge...............which I personally hope is never!

YEARS COMPLETED
2007,2008,2012

GENRES
Instrumental,Indie Rock

OTHER BAND SITES
http://www.reverbnation.com/pzproject
http://www.facebook.com/pzproject
http://rpmchallenge.com/index.php?option=com_comprofiler&Itemid=296


Completed Albums

The 2007 RPM Sessions(2007)

2007 RPM Sessions


In A Different Place   Download
Junk In A   Download
Plot Of The Venusian Scientists   Download
Seek First   Download
Ready For It   Download
Within And With Me   (preferred)   Download

RPM 2008: Tales From The Lansing Underground(2008)

"Tales From The Lansing Underground" is a 9 track CD recorded by Pat Zelenka and Rich Bates for the 2008 RPM Challenge.


Where's The Damn Pizza?   Download
Are You So Inclined?   Download
Acoustic Interlude   Download
Summer Of 1982   Download
Journey To Planet Number 5   (preferred)   Download
Untold   Download
The Ballad Of Kevin And Regi   Download
Searching For What I Might Find   Download
Swimming Through My Mind   Download

RPM 2012: All Good And Great Things(2012)

RPM 2012: ALL GOOD AND GREAT THINGS Section One: 1. Message Received 0:00 - 1:12 2. Funky Mothership 1:13 - 3:16 3. Endlessly Searching 3:17 - 5:26 4. Message Received (First Reprise) 5:27 - 7:01 Section Two: 5. Captain Gobbledygook & The Armada Of Tomorrow Section Three: 1. Wandering Noodles 0:00 - 2:40 2. Her Heart Beats (Which Is My Joy) 2:41 - 7:00 3. Sunny Melancholia 7:01 - 8:10 4. Rainy Melancholia 8:11 - 11:29 Section Four: 1. Message Received (Second Reprise) Recorded at Troubadour Recording: http://www.troubadourrecording.com Engineered, Mixed & Mastered by Corey DeRushia, owner of Troubadour Recording, during February 2012 for the RPM Challenge. All guitars, bass, piano, and effects by Pat Zelenka. Drums on “Message Received”, “Message Received (First Reprise)”, and “Message Received (Second Reprise)” by Pat Zelenka. All other drums played by Corey DeRushia. All songs © 2012 by Pat Zelenka. All Rights Reserved.


Section One   (preferred)   Download
Section Two   Download
Section Three   Download
Section Four   Download