sneetch’s one hundred and fourteen comments

  • Re: Planning a drive in Oz…

    Actually, I shouldn't say it like that- I'm looking forward to doing the gigs, but it's a busy time of year at work for me and it's a very long drive! And I heard that not many Sydney people can make it this year so I'm a bit disappointed., there is a gre... more…

  • Re: Planning a drive in Oz…

    Yeah I got cornered into doing gigs but getting up late on friday and leaving first thing sunday. more…

  • Re: Planning a drive in Oz…

    There's also Goulburn the following weekend- I can't promise it'll be a great fest but there are gunna be a few heads there... Just something to consider, hopefully see ye for satdee night at Maldon. more…

  • Re: 5 String Fiddles

    That was supposed to be how good the could be, oops. more…

  • Re: 5 String Fiddles

    I've seen people play tunes on 5 strings but yeah they've always been pretty crap instruments so it's difficult to guage how could they could potentially be. I saw one that was tuned in a cross tuning thing, sort of like old timey, and that was kinda cool... more…

  • Re: Ears or dots

    And learning purely off dots means you're not going to get the rhythm and nuance- not to sound exactly like who you heard playing the tune, but just to get it to actually sound right. Most of my tunes are learnt from listening to several different version... more…

  • Re: Ears or dots

    Yeah I heard someone else say that about learning tunes from dots and I think it's complete rubbish. more…

  • Re: Turning Wave 08 - some YouTubings…

    Hey davydd- might make it to Maldon for satdee night, maybe, but not promising anything. That good enough for ya? more…

  • Re: Turning Wave 08 - some YouTubings…

    P.S. I also have a video of the Rounders crankin some tunes but it's at the jail and I feel a bit disinclined to youtube it..... It's mighty stuff though, but ya know... more…

  • Re: Turning Wave 08 - some YouTubings…

    Oh and late in the evening- you should stop being so modest, you know you guys are pro and defo way better than those Melbourne hacks, RigJiggen or whatev. more…