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I have 9 guitars, that is, 5 Gibsons, 2 Fenders, a Martin, and a Dobro. I also have 9 pets, including 8 cats, Sweetie, Buddy, Sunshine, Daisy Mae, Wooskie Booskie, White Kitty, Tom-Tom, and Scampy , and my best friend, a dog named BoBo. And now another dog, a Blue Muir called Miska.
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28 Jul 2011
poly or nano? I read Adrian's recent thread, and ordered a set of nano Elixirs. Actually I did not know at the time that their are two types, the poly being a thicker coating. I like the nano a lot. Which do any of use use, of the two types? I use a stiff pointed V-pick, which I am saying because one gets a much clearer tone with those than with a flat pick, and if there are redeeming advantages to the poly coating, I might be able to get away with it, even if the tone is not as bright.
23 Jul 2011
Interesting tomorrow. Andy Schleck leading by about a minute going into the time trial, but Aussie Cadel Evans a minute back, along with Frank Schleck, Andy's brother.

Thing is, Cadel is a great time trialist. Still the yellow jersey wearer tends to surprise people at times like this. Most interesting Tour I think since Lance's wins.

If you have never watched this, you might tune in the last hour, the top three go last.
27 Jan 2011
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Answer:

If you said "Sex Pistols", Very overrated band, because not only did they not invent punk, but they sounded awful (as evidenced by the fact that nobody listens to them anymore)

If you said "Ramones", better answer, as they predated the Sex Pistols by several years no matter how you define it, and the fact that they are sill popular is also a plus, but no, they did not invent Punk.

It was amazingly enough invented by Los Saicos from Peru in the early 60's. Listen on youtube if you doubt that.
25 Dec 2010
I want it to be able to slow things down, listen and view it, as Windows Media Player does (up to 50% slow down) while maintaining the same pitch. Viewing it is important to me, not just the audio clip.

But I also want it to be able to set start and stop points within the clip. Say I am trying to figure out some 10 second section of something, I want to be able to mark the beginning and end of the section, and just loop though that over and over till I figure it out, so I don't have to keep manually going back to that part like 20 times with the mouse when I am trying to figure out something difficult

Oh I want it to be free. Anyone know of a player like this?
24 Dec 2010
Evenitde has a beta update out now for it's Pitchfactor product (owners of Eventide pedals download these upgrades). Eventide has had a nice harmonizer on it's Pitchfactor pedal, with a learn feature that figures out what key you are playing in, but it had been limited to the basic modal (Major, Minor, etc) scales. One of the nice enhancements has been the addition of a number of other scales, such as harmonic minor, Hungarian, and 4 others.

But I believe there is a problem with the Melodic Minor scale in the harmonizer. Of course a beta is put out there to get feedback so they can correct errors and bugs, and I reported this one. But I am not positive that it is an error, only a person adept in music theory can give me the definitive answer. Can anyone give me that answer? My post to Eventide follows.

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This concerns the Melodic Minor. Now let me say first that I am thrilled that the new scales were put in, particularly Harmonic Minor. However it seems that the Melodic Minor is not setting the harmony note correctly for a higher third harmony for one note on that scale.

Let me express myself by example, in the key of C Melodic Minor. For the Bb note (descending), a third is harmonized in the Pitchfactor with C# (or Db, however you want to look at it), i.e. as a minor third above Bb. But Bb is not even in the Melodic Minor scale! I would think that a major third would be appropriate as the higher third harmony note here, i.e. using D.

Perhaps for centuries this is how that note has been harmonized, using a note outside the actual scale, perhaps I am ignorant of that fact, and someone will enlighten me. However I doubt it, I think this is probably a glitch.

C, D, E-flat, F, G, A, B, C (ascending)

C, B-flat, A-flat, G, F, E-flat, D, C (descending)
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Siggum
5 stars for you!
22 Mar 2009 - 17:54
MickeM
You deserve 5 starts in my book, in fact I think you always have ;)
19 Mar 2009 - 9:16
sigma7
i gave u five stars, thanx for ur rsponse :), i remember when i had 4 stars for like 10 months, itll happen
19 Mar 2009 - 2:32
Pedja Simovic
Just gave you 5 stars :)))
19 Mar 2009 - 2:06
audiopaal
You have 5 Gibsons, 2 Fenders, a Martin and a Dobro?? I'm jealous!! :D
If you ever feel like sharing, you know where to find me ;)
I have a little dog as well, funny little mix named Fenris.
Have a nice day!
28 Oct 2008 - 8:09

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