Many years ago a computer teacher said for his class to write a simple little program and to do it quickly with very little coding to create it. He referred to this as being 'down and dirty'. We took this term and applied it to our most basic music demo. This is a track that has:
This is the bulk of what is needed for most demos to get the point across. If you are going to take these tracks to a recording studio to add other instruments and vocals, this is what you need! We have done tracks like this for 25 years and have had many of our tracks used for major release in Europe, some even reaching the top ten! All that the recording studio added was steel guitar, fiddle, lead guitar, and of course...the vocal.