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by P0RR
April 12th, 2010, 11:27 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Gypsy Guitars - looking for opinions
Replies: 3
Views: 778

Gypsy Guitars - looking for opinions

just looking for any opinions on this type of guitar. is it much different than playing a regular acoustic


http://www.gypsyguitars.com/

thanks
by P0RR
July 23rd, 2007, 6:14 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Buddy Guy & Quinn Sullivan
Replies: 5
Views: 1238

Buddy Guy & Quinn Sullivan

BG brought this 8 year old kid on stage with him friday night. BG said he was taking the kid out to Chicago to meet his friend Eric Clapton so EC could play with the kid at the Crossroads Festival. That's one kid who's got a pretty good story for 3rd grade when his teacher asks him what he did on hi...
by P0RR
November 16th, 2006, 11:02 am
Forum: News
Topic: Monterey General Store - Monterey, Massachusetts - 11/10/06
Replies: 19
Views: 4688

Monterey General Store - Monterey, Massachusetts - 11/10/06

David, glad to hear everything went well & hopefully you enjoyed it [though I'm not quite buying the "tons of mistakes" line.] Maybe someday thru the magic of bootlegging or webcasting, we'll all get to hear you. Enjoy your Thanksgiving and let us know when you're playing again. I first found work i...
by P0RR
November 16th, 2006, 10:31 am
Forum: News
Topic: Now I've Seen Everything/Air Guitar T Shirt
Replies: 8
Views: 2016

Now I've Seen Everything/Air Guitar T Shirt

"a wearable sensor interface embedded in a conventional 'shirt' which uses custom software"
- maybe I missed it but the article never mentions whether or not you can wash the shirt.

My advice to everyone here is to keep practicing.
by P0RR
July 20th, 2006, 9:21 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Funk Guitar
Replies: 3
Views: 1043

Funk Guitar

check this out

http://www.playguitarmagazine.com/artic ... SONS-1.asp

Don't fake the funk or the nose will grow
- Bootsy Collins
by P0RR
June 1st, 2006, 5:49 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: your music...
Replies: 12
Views: 1547

your music...

excerpt from interview with Thee Unstrung: How do you feel about people illegally downloading your music without paying? “I've got to be honest, I used to download a lot when I had a computer a few years ago. I never felt that much remorse for it. Ever since the boot's been on the other foot, and ...
by P0RR
May 31st, 2006, 11:08 am
Forum: Guitar Noise Songwriting Club
Topic: Nineteen Eighty-Four
Replies: 8
Views: 3566

Nineteen Eighty-Four

"Meanwhile, Bowie worked on a musical adaptation of George Orwell's 1984, but was denied the rights by Orwell's widow. He rewrote the material as Diamond Dogs" http://www.sing365.com/music/lyric.nsf/David-Bowie-Biography/0850F70BB4F226AF482568A2000C447C Best of luck whichever way you decide to go wi...
by P0RR
May 31st, 2006, 7:07 am
Forum: Reviews of Instructional Material, CDs and Shows
Topic: Barnes & Noble University - Learn to Play Guitar class
Replies: 0
Views: 1700

Barnes & Noble University - Learn to Play Guitar class

B&N has a free online class, Learn To Play Guitar, starting June 5th http://educate.barnesandnoble.com/educate/bn/home/catalog/overview.jsp?productId=6266&z=y&bnit=H&bnrefer=0-10000-5000000000000-5000000&nhid=bn Objectives - Explore the history and evolution of the guitar, its music, and its finest ...
by P0RR
May 31st, 2006, 6:49 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: G Love & Special Sauce
Replies: 1
Views: 699

G Love & Special Sauce

If you're looking to listen to something off the beaten track, check out GLaSS. They're a three piece band [dobro guitar, harp, upright bass, drums] that plays a blend of blues meets hip-hop. Here's a link, approved by the band, of their shows you can download: http://www.archive.org/audio/etreelist...
by P0RR
May 22nd, 2006, 11:25 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: The Key to Making it in music
Replies: 17
Views: 2998

The Key to Making it in music

The "special" musicians are the ones who have both "style" and "substance."
by P0RR
May 19th, 2006, 5:57 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: --> Share things you've learned about guitar
Replies: 384
Views: 173109

What you've learned about guitar (incuding my 800 days)

what I've learned:

1. I'm never gonna become "good"
2. I enjoy playing
3. you don't have to be "good" to enjoy playing

keep the faith...
by P0RR
May 18th, 2006, 11:35 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Hank III
Replies: 2
Views: 859

Hank III

here's a link if you want to check out some of his concerts [all legit] http://www.archive.org/audio/etreelisting-browse.php?collection=etree&cat=Hank%20Williams%20III On June 25, 2004, Hank Williams III gave his OK for archive.org inclusion: "I give all bootleggers permission to upload my shows ......
by P0RR
May 17th, 2006, 6:19 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Need Help Playing DF & FA notes together
Replies: 1
Views: 569

Need Help Playing DF & FA notes together

am I on the right track here: if I want to play the D&F notes and then the F&A notes at the same time [like in Jacob's Ladder] D&F = A string 5th fret & D string 3rd fret F&A = D string 3rd fret & G string 2nd fret Jacob;s Ladder http://guitar-primer.com/Folk/Folk-105.html any help is greatly apprec...
by P0RR
May 10th, 2006, 11:07 am
Forum: Sunday Songwriters Group
Topic: SSG Year 4 - Week 27
Replies: 8
Views: 1291

SSG Year 4 - Week 27

SSG Year 4 Week 27 * - written along the lines of a spiritual song [like Jacob's Ladder, O Mary Don't You Weep] CHORUS we all travel that lonesome highway, we all travel that lonesome road as we travel that lonesome highway, we don't have to travel alone VERSE as a young man I rode that highway, ro...
by P0RR
May 9th, 2006, 10:15 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Baseball "Closer" Themes
Replies: 21
Views: 3706

Baseball "Closer" Themes

"The Devil's Right Hand" - Steve Earle [for Papelbon]