TheBlindBard’s one thousand, seven hundred and thirty-seven comments

  • Re: update on life

    Brass with a boxwood head sounds really nice but can't seem to find website for his shop. I found that same link but clicking on his shop just takes me to the solid wood whistle. more…

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    The Bouchard whistles a biiiit out of my price range right now :P I could only find them on Etsy for around 270 dollars. One day in the future, though. Just have the tweeked freeman Bb, and one of the dixon trad nickle ones and a Feedog I think, not sure ... more…

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    I have a BB whistle and love it. It's fun to flip on ghb drones and play to them. I'll look her up 🙂 more…

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    A low D is tempting. I do love the tone of the flute but the stretch is murdering my hands slowly. I'll really need to work to relax with flute when playing. also want to be able to play for fiance and She's pretty noise sensetive. whistle is even a bit t... more…

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    Rattan is good for training but for an actual stick any decent hardwood would do. I have a set of hickory ones with me now and a nice Bahi single baston back in England with Fiance. Sticks are underrated. Don't even reall need a sword or knife with a dece... more…

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    Haha, I don't know how well a low D could hold up to the kind of abuse I would put it through. I have a shakuhachi that I got that can double as an arnis stick. it's a hard plastic and about 24 inches, same length as a barong. more…

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    Yeah, the judo is great, don't need to really see at all for it, but the Arnis does train distance and timing very well and the emphasis on making anything a weapon is very nice. Very uncomplicated system but amazingly fun to play with and learn. Never th... more…

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    Let's not start a fight now people :P more…

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    Yeah, sorry about dropping off the face of the Earth. I'm going to be working on whistle mostly to give hands a break but prep for flute with learning tunes. Before that was busy with Martial Arts and taking are of a kiddow when I was with Fiance. Trying ... more…

  • update on life

    Figured I'd give an update as well. more…