Ringo's ring’s twenty comments

  • Re: Suitable Pre-amp for a bouzouki

    Nice one gents. I've anough food for thought to keep me going for a while! more…

  • Re: Suitable Pre-amp for a bouzouki

    Great stuff, when you(skreech) say the Fishman, do you mean the Platinum Pro as mentioned Bodatcha? A few people have suggested the Fishman "Aura". more…

  • Suitable Pre-amp for a bouzouki

    I bought an EQ pedal for my bouzouki to take out the top-end tinny sound I was getting. Its has improved the sound at most gigs but a couple of people has recommended getting a preamp to get the consistent, warm sound I get in an acoustic environment. more…

  • Re: Trad Bands

    As mentioned above by Ian Stock, the two up and coming bands are The Full Set and The Bonny Men. I recently purchased both their albums. The Full Set have some lovely sets and the songs are cool but I think The Bonny Men are what you might be looking for.... more…

  • Re: New Photography Book - Musicians Wanted

    Foley has featured on a BBC documentary on the bouzouki in Irish music and the making of the instrument. He has been making THE best Irish bouzoukis in Ireland since their introduction in the 60s. A very numble man is Joe who deserves recognition. more…

  • Re: New Photography Book - Musicians Wanted

    Joe Foley for bouzouki without a shadow of a doubt!!! more…

  • The Bonny Men: who are these guys?!!

    Has anyone heard about these guys??? They seem to be making a name for themselves on the scene. I got a hold of their Cd. They're very Bothy Band-esque but something a little modern thrown in there. I still can't get past the first few tracks. UNBELIEVABL... more…

  • Re: Old Archives of Irish Music,,,,

    After trying again and again and again, I can't seem to register and log in. It's really annoying! IS anyone else sharing this experience or is it just me?? more…

  • Re: Name of Song sung by Johnny Moynihan

    YES! That's the very one. If you could get the lyrics or know of a CD it's on that would be great. Thanks a million more…

  • Re: Name of Song sung by Johnny Moynihan

    Well as a matter of fact, I can tell you exactly where it came from. Joe composed it himself. The reason I know that is because I was in his house collecting my brand spankin new bouzouki the other day and I asked him. He was pretty chuffed when it was th... more…