MOONDOG

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MOONDOG



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Title: MOONDOG
Pixel Artist: Vsigos  (Level 5 Amethyst :: 2064 points)
Posted: 7/24/2022 13:11
Palette: 15 colors
Statistics:  11 comments    7 faves    0 avatars

My entry for this weeks challenge - Beat-o-Mons.

Moondog (1916-1999)

-Blinded at the age of 16, Moondog has honed his hearing ability to the fine point that he can actually commune with sound-waves & alter their vibrational frequency at will. Sneak attacks are null, and any move by the opposing player that causes sound will be countered immediately via temporal distortions in time & space.-

C-64 palette (minus white)

I'd highly recommend the compilation album 'The German Years 1977-1999' released in 2005 for an introduction to his musical genius. I can only lament that it took me so long to discover his body of work.


Weekly Challenge: Beat-o-mons!Weekly Challenge: Beat-o-mons!

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Vsigos (Level 5 Amethyst) @ 8/1/2022 10:13

@Flinigan His music always puts a smile on my face Thanks!


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Flinigan (Level 6 Bird) @ 7/30/2022 03:02

I love MoonDog. New Amsterdam is probably my favorite of his. Great art too.


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Vsigos (Level 5 Amethyst) @ 7/27/2022 11:50

It's such a memorable song!


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b236 (Level 11 Bonsai) @ 7/26/2022 00:54

i haven't listened to his music since highschool, but when i saw the name moondog, i immediately heard pigmy pig playing in my head :]


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gawrone (Level 11 Dimetrodon) @ 7/25/2022 04:43

No worries. And props for the Moondog of course!


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Vsigos (Level 5 Amethyst) @ 7/25/2022 04:11

@CELS Thank you kindly, it's much appreciated!


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Vsigos (Level 5 Amethyst) @ 7/25/2022 04:02

@b236, I was struggling to choose a single musician/artist for a while (so many that have had an impact on me over the years) Was watching a TV show with Josh Brolin in it (Outer Range) and at the end of one of the later episodes they used one of Moondog's songs in the credits... decision made!


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Vsigos (Level 5 Amethyst) @ 7/25/2022 03:56

@gawrone Thanks for that, I discovered that there was another black in there, so redid all that on a seperate layer to get rid of it for good. Got rid of the erroneous white that I missed & chose to remove the transparency to get it down to 15 colours, just to be on the safe side. Much appreciated!


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CELS (Level 7 Lotus) @ 7/25/2022 02:47

Really well done! 


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b236 (Level 11 Bonsai) @ 7/25/2022 00:07

omg, moondog!


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gawrone (Level 11 Dimetrodon) @ 7/24/2022 23:16

Hello. You have 18 colours in your piece. The requirement for the challenge is max 16. I see one accidental white pixel, and four 100% transparent pixels, which we can ignore (it will be 16 + transparency then). So I'm accepting your piece, but please fix it as soon as possible.


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