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by neill
Fri Mar 19, 2010 9:22 am
Forum: Taking the piss etc...
Topic: Gary Moore 0 , Gypsyjazzers 1
Replies: 35
Views: 69052

um, bring it on i guess... can't wait...
by neill
Thu Mar 18, 2010 7:29 pm
Forum: Taking the piss etc...
Topic: Gary Moore 0 , Gypsyjazzers 1
Replies: 35
Views: 69052

so this is what i can expect moving to brighton?? pissed guitar heroes trying to steal my axe :shock:
by neill
Tue Mar 02, 2010 4:29 pm
Forum: UK Events
Topic: IGGF 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 9523

but it does say Paulus Schaefer, Antonio Forcione, Andreas Oberg and Gary Potter to name a few - which is more than good enough for me :D
by neill
Tue Mar 02, 2010 4:27 pm
Forum: UK Events
Topic: IGGF 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 9523

where did you read that? i just looked and couldn't see no rosenberg trio!
by neill
Wed Feb 24, 2010 4:49 pm
Forum: Django
Topic: "The Music of Django Reinhardt" by Benjamin Givan
Replies: 24
Views: 48941

i agree with that djangoslefthandman, i meant to mention that you need a pretty comprehensive collection of djangos recordings too..
by neill
Tue Feb 23, 2010 2:54 pm
Forum: Django
Topic: "The Music of Django Reinhardt" by Benjamin Givan
Replies: 24
Views: 48941

My mum got me this book for christmas - thanks mum! I've read it and, although it is undoubtedly academic, found it a very interesting read. Firstly, if its life story and history that you're after - look elsewhere because this book is all about the music! Secondly, if you've absolutely no idea abou...
by neill
Wed Dec 02, 2009 2:11 pm
Forum: Gypsy Jazz for Rookies
Topic: Concerning Gypsy rhythm and solos
Replies: 4
Views: 12215

In addition to all the above great advice, I personally found a slow down program really useful, mines just called "the amazing slow-downer" - it only cost me 20 quid or so about 4 years ago - I just downloaded it.. I've picked up licks and tricks from everyone from django, bireli, wawau e...
by neill
Sun Oct 18, 2009 8:46 am
Forum: UK Gig Listings
Topic: Le Q Ritary Gaguenetti acoustic Gypsy Swing sun/mon 18/19 oc
Replies: 3
Views: 4299

Do you ever do any gigs on a Fri or Sat night? I'd love to come - but seeing as I don't live in London and I work full time, Sun and Mon nights are difficult if not impossible :(
by neill
Sat Sep 12, 2009 11:42 am
Forum: Trust Me I'm a Doctor
Topic: What happened ?
Replies: 12
Views: 27616

what a thing to get worked up about?? its only a discussion about music.. i mean come on, court case!!! about what? a disagreement on an internet forum about django reinhardt.. now that really is laughable. A sense of perspective is needed here. there's MORE than enough bad shit in the world.
by neill
Thu Sep 10, 2009 6:48 am
Forum: Artists
Topic: A couple of videos
Replies: 53
Views: 83905

Is that a note for note Django solo or your own improvisation? either way its spot on! lovely playing and a lovely tone.. thanks for sharing..
by neill
Thu Aug 06, 2009 6:38 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: carpal tunnel syndrome
Replies: 2
Views: 4581

carpal tunnel syndrome

Anyone else on here suffer from this and/or received treatment for it? I have to go for a steroid injection into my left wrist and just wondered if anyone else had had the same thing and if there was any effect on their playing.. the doc assures me no loss of mobility.. hope it works though as my fi...
by neill
Wed Jul 22, 2009 6:52 am
Forum: UK Events
Topic: Gossington
Replies: 32
Views: 56870

weather doesn't look too bad at dursley, possibility of showers fri then ok but a bit breezy for the rest of the weekend.. :D
by neill
Sat Jul 11, 2009 10:04 am
Forum: UK Events
Topic: Gossington
Replies: 32
Views: 56870

I'm going.. woohoo! :D
by neill
Thu Jun 18, 2009 8:01 am
Forum: UK Gig Listings
Topic: Birelli in London - June 10th
Replies: 35
Views: 43277

totally off subject but whats that grey thing in front of you and bireli cabo? is it a kind of gypsy jazz karaoke machine? :D
by neill
Sun Jun 14, 2009 12:00 am
Forum: How to play Gypsy Jazz guitar
Topic: FORMING GROUP
Replies: 19
Views: 31028

nothing is uptight about where you are ? i just didn't know where you were because you didn't mention it... so how was i supposed to know?