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by johnny7
Thu Sep 25, 2008 8:51 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: I think I've found "the space"
Replies: 25
Views: 6849

I don't know... I would probably paint the other legs on the sink...just to even things out
by johnny7
Thu Sep 25, 2008 8:47 pm
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Elvis Remixes
Replies: 10
Views: 2272

curtiswyant wrote:Real country music doesn't have drums!
Real country music IS drums!
The bass note is the kick
The bass slap is the hi-hat
The acoustic guitar is the snare...
by johnny7
Sat Sep 20, 2008 1:29 pm
Forum: People/Places/Things
Topic: RIP Earl Palmer
Replies: 2
Views: 1178

RIP Earl Palmer

by johnny7
Fri Sep 19, 2008 8:01 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Strange guitar lead problem
Replies: 10
Views: 2117

We had a strange lead problem once.
Our guitarist went off into the mixolydian and never came back...
by johnny7
Thu Sep 18, 2008 4:44 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Why does everybody hate ADATs?
Replies: 87
Views: 12448

That elephant rocks!
by johnny7
Thu Sep 18, 2008 2:51 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Why does everybody hate ADATs?
Replies: 87
Views: 12448

I am not sure why I just read this thread.
by johnny7
Wed Sep 17, 2008 9:18 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Is Anyone Using Two Mics For Kick Drum?
Replies: 62
Views: 10768

In the future, you could try moving one mic back and forth in relationship to the other. In combination with flipping the phase of one of them, you'll find a spot where turning on your 2nd mic won't subtract from the other. You may find a pleasing combination. Having said that... I am usually happy ...
by johnny7
Tue Sep 16, 2008 6:34 pm
Forum: People/Places/Things
Topic: Booking gigs?
Replies: 2
Views: 1121

Lots of calls and emails. Try to get something through another band. Some clubs like it if you set up a whole night - say three bands and perhaps some sort of theme. That way the booker doesn't have to do all the work. Just make sure the bands you bring along are both good and reliable...
by johnny7
Tue Sep 16, 2008 6:31 pm
Forum: People/Places/Things
Topic: Seeking a drummer for Merle Jagger tour
Replies: 2
Views: 917

That dude is a badass guitar player!
I saw them a couple of years ago.
Would be a fun tour.
J
by johnny7
Mon Sep 15, 2008 4:02 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: how borked is my amp?
Replies: 33
Views: 4708

I once saw a squirrel that could drive a tiny motorboat. Don't recall any screaming, tho... are you sure the squirrel wasn't waterskiing behind the motorboat? Waterskiing squirrels, I've seen. pleasureboating squirrels is a whole new level. Dang, you might be right - he might have been waterskiing ...
by johnny7
Fri Sep 12, 2008 4:48 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: how borked is my amp?
Replies: 33
Views: 4708

I once saw a squirrel that could drive a tiny motorboat. Don't recall any screaming, tho...

A preamp tube going usually sounds like random white noise that fluctuates in volume. If you lightly tap it you can affect the sound. That is my simple test.
Johnny
by johnny7
Tue Sep 09, 2008 4:33 pm
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Heart's "Magic Man" as a Production and Arrangemen
Replies: 35
Views: 6928

toaster3000 wrote:are those two reasons sisters from Canada, Chris?

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As long as we are being dorks... the Wilsons aren't from Canada, thought they may have lived there briefly. They are mostly known for living down here in Seattle!

Um, okay, I
the conversation can revert back to more pressing things...
by johnny7
Tue Sep 09, 2008 9:00 am
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Heart's "Magic Man" as a Production and Arrangemen
Replies: 35
Views: 6928

Yep, them girls sure kick ass - and Nancy can kick my ass anytime........as long as she takes off those 5 inch spikes first. Then again some of you might be into that kind of stuff. BTW, sorry about the apples and oranges or scientology comparison. I just wanted to point out how good a song Magic M...
by johnny7
Fri Aug 29, 2008 8:14 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Ceiling treatment over drum kit
Replies: 19
Views: 7990

Speaking of wood, I have been thinking of making a heavy panel of wood with which to experiment. i, too, have been thinking about wood versus sheetrock. I spent a week in a log cabin in Vermont and it sounded really warm. The inside wall were the unfinished, round logs - lots of warm, woody diffusio...
by johnny7
Sun Aug 03, 2008 9:04 am
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: The lyrics to "Glass Onion" are pretty terrible.
Replies: 56
Views: 9298

lysander wrote:My vote for best Styx lyric:

"On board I'm the captain, so climb aboard."

He must have been really board when he wrote that.
Yes, that one always made me feel like stabbing a knife in my foot.