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by Agent
Mon Jan 24, 2011 11:49 pm
Forum: Tunes
Topic: Django Liebesfreud notation (please)
Replies: 7
Views: 17043

Here's the link to a lot of transcriptions including yours! https://sites.google.com/site/klemjc/home/benjamin-givan-s-transcriptions/GIVAN-ReinhardtTranscriptionsI%28A-Fl%29.pdf https://sites.google.com/site/klemjc/home/benjamin-givan-s-transcriptions/GIVAN-ReinhardtTranscriptionsII%28Fl-Ne%29.pdf...
by Agent
Thu Sep 23, 2010 5:13 pm
Forum: Artists
Topic: Favino 1500 euro's!
Replies: 59
Views: 72674

A February weekend in Dorset would be good for me. I've just come back from camping in a tipi in Cornwall, which wasn't all that warm. February camping could be pretty brutal.
by Agent
Thu Sep 16, 2010 1:25 pm
Forum: Artists
Topic: Favino 1500 euro's!
Replies: 59
Views: 72674

With Mobreau's blessing, I've devised a poll asking what dates people would prefer (I've limited the choice to December, January or February). It should also give us an idea of numbers. The poll can be found here: http://www.doodle.com/eain9xshywy6qb6w As this poll is on an external site, please lea...
by Agent
Mon Sep 13, 2010 7:23 pm
Forum: Artists
Topic: Favino 1500 euro's!
Replies: 59
Views: 72674

Good idea.

Where and when were you thinking? Obviously I'd prefer London/SE...
by Agent
Tue Jun 22, 2010 7:37 pm
Forum: Artists
Topic: Adrien Moignard New album
Replies: 14
Views: 23367

devinci wrote:I don't know about hotly anticipated! :wink:

Has anyone been listening to Rockys album? Fuck yeh!
Yes and yes!
by Agent
Wed Apr 21, 2010 4:47 pm
Forum: Django
Topic: "The Music of Django Reinhardt" by Benjamin Givan
Replies: 24
Views: 48939

The thing that comes across most to me is how what we know today as Gypsy Jazz with it's cliches and non stop flurries of sixteenth notes is only a tiny part of what Django was all about. I agree. This comes across very strongly and is something with which I wholeheartedly agree although my views h...
by Agent
Fri Mar 19, 2010 5:06 pm
Forum: Artists
Topic: Sebastien Giniaux on BBC 4
Replies: 5
Views: 8145

Thanks for the link Stu, Sebastien is such a complete artist. Slightly off-topic, but it's amazing how obsessed by philosophy France still appears (to me at least). I don't think the head of state in any other country could get away with beginning a speech by describing a certain conception of knowl...
by Agent
Tue Mar 09, 2010 4:52 pm
Forum: Artists
Topic: Who Is This Man?
Replies: 19
Views: 23623

Caballero wrote:whoah! Does he gig?
Constantly, I hope.
by Agent
Mon Mar 08, 2010 7:23 pm
Forum: Artists
Topic: Who Is This Man?
Replies: 19
Views: 23623

Caballero wrote:
Teddy Dupont wrote:Spatzo - Email me. I have something of interest.


Complete set of Ken Dodd albums?
Or it could be this:

http://trololololololololololo.com/
by Agent
Mon Feb 01, 2010 9:07 pm
Forum: Artists
Topic: Que fest review
Replies: 2
Views: 4373

Ditto, although I think Adrien and Sebastien's style can fairly be described as "exploratory" rather than "decorative". (pedantry Ed.)

They also had a nice shot in the paper version of David Reinhardt looking like Pete Doherty.
by Agent
Fri Dec 18, 2009 1:43 am
Forum: Django
Topic: Django's Hand
Replies: 3
Views: 10296

Django's Hand

The following is a link to an article (sadly subscription only) in this month's _British Medical Journal_ about Django's left hand by David Williams and Tom Potokar, who have "analysed archive photographs to construct a three-dimensional computer model of his injuries." http://www.bmj.com/...
by Agent
Fri Dec 11, 2009 2:16 am
Forum: Taking the piss etc...
Topic: The Random Comment thread.
Replies: 16
Views: 37321

Thrip wrote:Hey Captain,

Is THIS BOOK on your Christmas list I wonder?
*tips hat, applauds wildly*
by Agent
Fri Nov 20, 2009 12:54 pm
Forum: How to play Gypsy Jazz guitar
Topic: Vid: Getting Your Right & left Hands Working Together
Replies: 3
Views: 7198

Nice one!

And speaking of duets...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=InZNBcJTmWs
by Agent
Sat Aug 29, 2009 1:20 am
Forum: Artists
Topic: Trilli, not forgotten.
Replies: 3
Views: 4637

It was a moving sight. I hear that he was equally handy with an anvil.
by Agent
Fri Aug 28, 2009 11:05 am
Forum: Artists
Topic: Trilli, not forgotten.
Replies: 3
Views: 4637

Word. His playing on "Swing 2x - 3y = 9" was head-slappingly good.