palumbex’s fifty-five comments

  • Re: Spotify slowdown

    You can use Amazing Slowdowner on Spotify. I have the paid version, I don't know if it works on the free one. Workg great on Android & Apple. more…

  • Re: First gig.

    Well done. And fair play to the environment that encouraged you. more…

  • Re: Heaven Sindt!

    Whistles to Killarney = Coals to Newcastle. more…

  • Re: Episode 12 - John Carty - The Blarney Pilgrims Podcast

    I think people will be very happy to be alerted to your wonderful podcast. more…

  • Re: The Blarney Pilgrims - Irish Music Podcast

    I just listens to this podcast for the first time. I chose the Daoirí Farrell episode. It's absolutely wonderful. Daoirí is a brilliant storyteller and more importantly the interviewer allows him to speak without inane interruptions. more…

  • Re: What strings do you use on your fiddle

    I have used Dominants but they always wore to the core on the E string quiet quickly. I currently use Helicore and they are really nice and they still sound pretty good after six months. more…

  • Re: new tenor banjo Grafton

    Nice to get a new instrument. Especially if you can sell your old one for more than the retailprice ;) more…

  • Re: Practice tips?

    I am five years in. I can play loads of tunes because that was my aim from the beginning. The problem is that my intonation is very poor. So I would say that as you learn to play tunes concentrate on our intonation and everything will sound better and ... more…

  • Re: Learning fiddle

    Definitely follow Duncan's link to YouTube. A great resource. Thanks Duncan. more…

  • Re: Paddy Fahy playing his own reels.

    Having heard a number of Paddy Fahey's solo recordings (probably those mentioned above), I wonder how much of Paddy's fiddling and style is actually audible on the YouTube video? I sure would love to hear a quality audio recording of him playing solo. G... more…