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by smokindog
March 25th, 2011, 7:20 am
Forum: News
Topic: iTunes killing music industry?
Replies: 20
Views: 2173

Re: iTunes killing music industry?

Good thread! So...when did John Bon Jovi become an old curmudgeon? I think the future of the music business is going to be groups of self promoting musicians like Pomplamoose A.K.A. Jack Conte and Nataly Dawn. They record and make the video in their home studio. They post the songs on You Tube and s...
by smokindog
March 25th, 2011, 6:07 am
Forum: News
Topic: The Missing Years....
Replies: 24
Views: 1935

Re: The Missing Years....

Hey, I was just thinking about you last week! I haven't been around here much lately myself.Good to hear from you :D
by smokindog
March 5th, 2011, 5:42 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Fender Tele vs Squier Tele - a few comparisons.
Replies: 10
Views: 20150

Re: Fender Tele vs Squier Tele - a few comparisons.

I got a 1989 M.I.J. strat that really sounds and plays great :note1: :note2: I will probably up grade the pick-ups, but its really nice the way it is.
by smokindog
February 28th, 2011, 5:47 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Seasick Steve
Replies: 5
Views: 852

Re: Seasick Steve

First time I heard him was about a week ago. Guys like Seasick and T model Ford are starting to pop up( guys who got famous late in life). Me thinks it may have something to do with You-tube. Also musicians are finding ways to make a living from you-tube. Hmmm....Look mom! No record company :note1: ...
by smokindog
February 26th, 2011, 7:29 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Seasick Steve
Replies: 5
Views: 852

Re: Seasick Steve

Steve lived most of his life in the USA. He did some touring as a blues musician on occasion. In the late 80's he had a recording studio close to Seattle.He also worked as studio musician. He helped out on the first Modest Mouse CD and played on a few tracks. A few years back his wife of about 30 re...
by smokindog
February 11th, 2011, 4:16 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: New Years Guitar Goals?
Replies: 37
Views: 1649

Re: New Years Guitar Goals?

Better late than never :oops: The only goal I have is to play a lot more than I did last year. I'm off to a good start :D
by smokindog
February 10th, 2011, 8:06 pm
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Seasick Steve
Replies: 5
Views: 852

Seasick Steve

I was looking at three string guitars on the net and ran across this guy they call Seasick Steve. This is some of the best primitive blues I have heard in years. I still cant get this stupid grin of my face :D http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pNoPNC3ebYQ Here is Steve playing a 1 string guitar. http:/...
by smokindog
February 7th, 2011, 5:40 am
Forum: News
Topic: The saddest day in years: Gary Moore has died
Replies: 8
Views: 952

Re: The saddest day in years: Gary Moore has died

R.I.P. One of the great ones, he will be mised :shock:
by smokindog
January 18th, 2011, 4:30 pm
Forum: Hear Here
Topic: "The Reluctant Jaguar"....................................
Replies: 2
Views: 451

Re: "The Reluctant Jaguar"..................................

That's freakin insane :D I could listen to that all night. The Jaguer passed the test :note1: :note2:
by smokindog
December 19th, 2010, 5:24 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Your Gear...
Replies: 1112
Views: 57856

Re: Your Gear...

Sweeeet!
If I ever get a Gibson, it will be a SG...or maybe a Less Paul Jr. :note2: :note1:
by smokindog
November 27th, 2010, 2:52 am
Forum: News
Topic: New 4 stringer
Replies: 11
Views: 984

Re: New 4 stringer

Sweeeet! At first I was expecting a bass guitar(4 strings).
by smokindog
November 27th, 2010, 2:35 am
Forum: News
Topic: I had a car accident
Replies: 25
Views: 1809

Re: I had a car accident

Nothing like starting the holidays out in traction :(
I was just looking at some Allstate "Mayhem" commercials before reading this post.
I sure hope you recover soon. BTW you did have some good luck, but I certanly understand how you feel.
by smokindog
November 15th, 2010, 2:21 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Happy Birthday Bish!
Replies: 15
Views: 1308

Re: Happy Birthday Bish!

Happy birthday :D
by smokindog
November 15th, 2010, 2:18 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Happy Birthday Ricochet!
Replies: 9
Views: 625

Re: Happy Birthday Ricochet!

Happy birthday. Well, I'm off to load my go load my 16 tons!
by smokindog
November 12th, 2010, 1:42 pm
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Conan and Jack White
Replies: 8
Views: 809

Re: Conan and Jack White

That last link was to the whole show, so you will have to look for jack. Most of it is pretty cool.