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CrackerJim
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Joined: Mar 9, 2005
Topics: 4 / Replies: 27
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Re: Blues music recommendations wanted

I'm also a fan of John Lee Hooker.I've got the first cd of the complete recordings of Robert Johnson on right now. The sound quality isn't bad consid...

16 years ago
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Re: slowing down music

Kent, thanks for the info.Number6 - the name winamp seems familiar but don't recall much about it. How does it (with the plugin's) sound compared to t...

16 years ago
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Re: slowing down music

Well, I looked at media player and it does slow down music. However, it's sound is so bad as you approach 50% that I had trouble using it.I DL'd the d...

16 years ago
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Re: slowing down music

The nicest feature of Audacity is that it's free. Free's better than cheap! 8) I believe Audacity is perfect for what you are trying to do. I'm g...

16 years ago
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Re: slowing down music

thanks for the suggestions. The portable units sound interesting but a little pricey.........I've got the windows system so I'll check out the media p...

16 years ago
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RE: is it ok to gig w/ a loop station

I don't recall the guitarists name (wish I did). He warmed up for Joe Satriani at a local concert. He would lay down 2 or 3 loop layers and then start...

19 years ago
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RE: guitar theory books

I'm on the first part of the music learning curve myself. I've discovered that after getting 2 or 3 books on theory, I really needed a book on composi...

19 years ago
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RE: How important is it to learn to read music on top of tabs?

I've been playing less than two years but making progress :D I've made a copy of some scale runs out of a magazine (interval and string skipping) whic...

19 years ago
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RE: Capo Techniques

Excerp from capo article:Now suppose I wanted to play Paul Simon's Mrs. Robinson or America. The sheet music is in the key of Bb, which contains quite...

19 years ago
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RE: Capo Techniques

So if I'm playing a song in G and put a capo on the second fret, I play the same distance down from the capo as I would from the nut to play in G, I w...

19 years ago
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RE: Modes, Please Help

Noteboat,Thanks for the clarification.BTW, I'm enjoying your book which I recently purchased. That book, in conjunction with the Berkley book on compo...

19 years ago
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RE: Modes, Please Help

Well, after reading through this thread for the second time, I'm starting to get some of it. I understand the idea of looking at the D dorian as a sep...

19 years ago
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RE: composing

I'm wanting to get a better understanding of music as I'd like to be able to improv and eventually, write some original songs. I've been floundering a...

19 years ago
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