Max Becher’s six hundred and thirty-eight comments

  • Nomos

    This is the first tune on the last track of "I Won't be Afraid Anymore" by Nomos. They play it like a hornpipe, not a reel. more…

  • Nomos

    Hey, this is a cool tune. I heard it on "I Won't be Afraid Anymore" by Nomos. more…

  • Re: ALL schools; i know this has very little to do with trad but o well

    Yeah, as I said in the other thread, I'm not bashing the public school system (even though I personally disagree with their teaching methods, and would never want to attend one myself), I was only trying to state that peer pressure is super-strong in publ... more…

  • Re: Being hated…part 2

    Yeah Will, I have friends that have gone through public schools, who are very good, smart, independent-thinking people. Sorry, I wasn't trying to bash public schooling as much as state that peer pressure (which is very strong in public schools) is the re... more…

  • Re: Being hated…part 2

    "We home school both kids, so there is no peer pressure from public school" more…

  • Re: Mad for Trad cd rom tutorials

    I have the flute tutorial, and I like it a lot. It's a great source for tunes, and it's nice to be able to see someone ply the tune instead of just hear it. It doesn't have too much in the way of instruction, though. more…

  • Re: Tin whistle: Brass or Nickel? Ideal prices for low whistles?

    Thanks, Armand! I don't know why the Drowsy Maggie one doesn't work, I should send Tony the url again. more…

  • Re: gutted

    I know what you mean. Martin Hayes and Denis Cahill came down here in January, but I couldn't go. Then, about a month later, Leahy came down, and I had something that night too!! Two in a row! more…

  • Re: Tin whistle: Brass or Nickel? Ideal prices for low whistles?

    Murrough, I love my Generation Bb, it's just the D that I don't like as much. And it could just be that particular whistle. I have managed to get all the heads off my whistles, but what I mean by out of tune is out of tune with itself. The B and F# are... more…

  • Re: Attn: Mick O’Brien and Caoimhin O’Raghallaigh playing on “Late Session Live”

    I REALLY want to come to the tionol, and chances are, I'll be able to do it. I just have to get the OK from my parents, and they're thinking about it. more…