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post Feb 27 2010, 10:04 PM
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btw: anyone knows how this is possible ?? does the mic pass through an distortionpedal or somthing like that ??

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post Feb 27 2010, 10:07 PM
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post Feb 27 2010, 10:20 PM
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Wow, never heard anything like it smile.gif
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post Feb 27 2010, 10:36 PM
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I'm assuming this is michael winslow. He used to do this kind of stuff as a standup routine and in a few films (several or all of the police academy movies?) and it's pretty interesting to see live.

Yes, he passes the mic through some od, reverb, but wah and other effects aren't needed, the voice can do that on its own.

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post Feb 27 2010, 11:10 PM
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Hmmm, I don't think it sounds like a guitar, neither as Jimi......



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post Feb 28 2010, 01:28 AM
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that's cool, sounds like a super fuzzed heavily abused whammy guitar smile.gif


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post Feb 28 2010, 11:21 AM
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He's the (only) reason why I loved the police academy movies. But this here is even better.

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post Feb 28 2010, 10:41 PM
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Cool performance, nice idea. I personally don't like it that much, I somehow think it's "bad" to imitate Jimi in this fashion, don't kill me, just MHO smile.gif
On the other hand, you cannot help to notice how Jimi was important for music and what he did when you watch this, and see all the trademarks that were so unique to him. It's instantly recognizable, this guy didn't have so "tough" job of reacting one of the most unique figures in music ever wink.gif

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post Mar 2 2010, 02:28 AM
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Pretty wild...but I agree with Ivan. Jimi is sacred!

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post Mar 2 2010, 09:47 PM
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I do think the voice passes through some type of fuzz or distortion

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