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  Topic: Nita Strauss' Practice Tip: how to shred steel?
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 23 Jun 2017 9:05 am   Subject: Nita Strauss' Practice Tip: how to shred steel?
The metronome method works! Start slow, get it right, and then bump it up a notch. Lather, rinse, repeat. I try to reach the point where I can play the part without mistakes a couple of notches faster ...
  Topic: (129) in YouTube title tab?
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PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 23 Jun 2017 8:57 am   Subject: (129) in YouTube title tab?
If you don't make comments on YouTube videos, you'll never see it. I comment rarely and get email notifications on replies. When I get a notification, I almost always go back to YouTube to remember ...
  Topic: Sierra Steel Guitars
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PostForum Section: New Product Announcements   Posted: 22 Jun 2017 2:10 pm   Subject: Sierra Steel Guitars
Put me in the queue for a Sierra dulcimer. Wink
  Topic: I Went Shopping
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PostForum Section: Humor   Posted: 18 Jun 2017 6:42 am   Subject: I Went Shopping
I went shopping for cherries and microphone accessories the other day.

Bought a bing, bought a boom.
  Topic: Best Neck for Blues
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 17 Jun 2017 9:59 pm   Subject: Best Neck for Blues
My D6th copedent is great for blues (click 'Copedents' in my sig below).

On 10-string E9th, I find that there aren't enough low notes. Also, I tend to avoid the 3rd string as it sounds too thin for ...
  Topic: Black Diamond Strings
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PostForum Section: For Sale: Amps and Accessories   Posted: 16 Jun 2017 2:37 pm   Subject: Black Diamond Strings
  Topic: Raising the E's
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 16 Jun 2017 1:22 pm   Subject: Raising the E's
With the F lever and the A pedal, you have all 3 voicings of a major chord on the same strings. The top 2 strings also provide scale tones in those positions. release the A pedal and you have a (rootl ...
  Topic: This actually happened
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PostForum Section: Humor   Posted: 14 Jun 2017 4:02 pm   Subject: This actually happened
http://bb.steelguitarforum.com/userpix1504/1283_Screen_Shot_20170614_at_50141_PM_1.jpg
  Topic: Byrd's Expedition
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PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 13 Jun 2017 10:29 am   Subject: Byrd's Expedition
I just received this wonderful Jerry Byrd CD. 30 tunes and a 50 page booklet with notes about the of the songs and a complete Byrd discography. Wow! Highly recommended.

http://bb.steelguitarforum ...
  Topic: What's in a name?
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PostForum Section: Humor   Posted: 13 Jun 2017 7:00 am   Subject: What's in a name?
My old friend Porter Fawcett named his dog "Rusty". He didn't realize what he'd done until the vet pulled up his chart.
  Topic: String size
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 12 Jun 2017 8:23 am   Subject: String size
You might find this analysis useful: https://b0b.com/wp/?page_id=259
  Topic: Carter D-10 For Sale
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PostForum Section: For Sale: Steel Guitars   Posted: 12 Jun 2017 8:17 am   Subject: Carter D-10 For Sale
Moved.
  Topic: What's in a name?
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PostForum Section: Humor   Posted: 11 Jun 2017 5:43 pm   Subject: What's in a name?
That took me a minute. Laughing
  Topic: Charlie Wallace in Cloverdale, CA
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PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 11 Jun 2017 7:49 am   Subject: Charlie Wallace in Cloverdale, CA
His GFI doesn't have a C pedal - he raises his 4th string to F# on a lever instead. Lots of trick changes on that guitar. Whoa!
  Topic: Charlie Wallace in Cloverdale, CA
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PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 9 Jun 2017 8:20 pm   Subject: Charlie Wallace in Cloverdale, CA
The Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash played our little town this evening, with Charlie Wallace on steel. Great honky tonk band - the crowd loved it. Lots of familiar country tunes. Charlie's no slouch on ...
  Topic: So where are all the new Student Models?
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 9 Jun 2017 4:51 pm   Subject: So where are all the new Student Models?
When I decided to learn marimba, I bought Yamaha's student model. It was $1800. I would have bought a vibraphone, but they start at about $2600.
  Topic: Tom Palmer (D2F Covers) Passes
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PostForum Section: Gone Home   Posted: 9 Jun 2017 11:06 am   Subject: Tom Palmer (D2F Covers) Passes
I am so sorry to hear this. I didn't know him well, but he was always a good man to do business with. My heart-felt condolences to his family. Sad
  Topic: E9: "Blue Bayou" steel solo
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PostForum Section: Tablature   Posted: 9 Jun 2017 7:02 am   Subject: E9: "Blue Bayou" steel solo
Takes me back. Also, I see my old "Railway Steel Works" logo at the bottom of each page. I made those blank tablets over 30 years ago! Thanks, Frank. Mr. Green
  Topic: Nothing
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PostForum Section: Humor   Posted: 9 Jun 2017 6:57 am   Subject: Nothing
There's a theory floating around that consciousness is a fundamental property of matter, embedded in each atom. Does the electron know that it's spinning? I wonder.
  Topic: Nothing
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PostForum Section: Humor   Posted: 8 Jun 2017 9:54 pm   Subject: Seriously now
What do you experience when you're unconscious? Nothing. It has happened to me. I know nothing is real because I've lived through it several times in my life. I'm not talking about sleep; I remember ...
  Topic: Day Copedant?
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 8 Jun 2017 1:19 pm   Subject: Day Copedant?
I think that cabinet drop is caused more by increased string tension than by the downward pressure of pedals on the cabinet. But in either case, the difference between ABC and CBA would be small.
  Topic: So where are all the new Student Models?
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 8 Jun 2017 10:08 am   Subject: So where are all the new Student Models?
Question: Would it be possible or practical for an Asian company like Samick to produce incomplete steels, with cabinets, a changer, and cross rods, and ship them to a builder here who would then add ...
  Topic: Ceramic bar
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PostForum Section: Wanted To Buy   Posted: 7 Jun 2017 6:21 pm   Subject: Ceramic bar
I already have a good glass bar. I use it when I want to sound more acoustic.

The ceramic's sustain was closer to steel than glass. It sounded more like a bottleneck electric, good for blues and r ...
  Topic: Ceramic bar
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PostForum Section: Wanted To Buy   Posted: 7 Jun 2017 12:19 pm   Subject: Ceramic bar
Could be. Very Happy
Have you ever tried a zirconia bar?
I really like the one I have, I use it all the time.
Yes, I have one. It's not the same. I used the ceramic bar for rock. It had the right tone and ...
  Topic: Ceramic bar
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PostForum Section: Wanted To Buy   Posted: 7 Jun 2017 11:35 am   Subject: Ceramic bar
Everything affects tone, Erv. Everything.
 
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