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  Topic: 1960 Steel Amps
Bob Ricker

Replies: 30
Views: 3927

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 3 Jan 2020 5:18 pm   Subject: 1960 Steel Amps
A line up of Vox AC-100's.
  Topic: Sonny Garrish
Bob Ricker

Replies: 48
Views: 10059

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 25 Dec 2019 3:09 pm   Subject: Sonny Garrish
From classics to "She's Got It All.
  Topic: Starting a regular"opry" or country music show
Bob Ricker

Replies: 11
Views: 1792

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 17 Nov 2019 10:38 am   Subject: Starting a regular"opry" or country music show
There is a perfect place for sale with stage, lighting, dance floor. seating, restaurant. Message me if truly interested.
  Topic: What Is One Of Your Favorite Steel Guitar Songs Of All Time?
Bob Ricker

Replies: 41
Views: 4126

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 17 Nov 2019 10:20 am   Subject: What Is One Of Your Favorite Steel Guitar Songs Of All Time?
Seals and Crofts "Boy Down The Road" Red Rhoades.

Paul Franklin at the Station Inn with Mandy Barnett "If You've Got Leavin On Your Mind".

Sonny Garrish = Studio songs, grea ...
  Topic: Corn? What does it mean?
Bob Ricker

Replies: 23
Views: 2475

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 11 Nov 2019 11:09 am   Subject: Corn? What does it mean?
Came from Country Oriented Recording Neck.
  Topic: Hall of Fame
Bob Ricker

Replies: 31
Views: 3719

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 17 Aug 2019 11:51 am   Subject: Hall of Fame
Here are a couple ideas. If you can get the plaques. They take up a good amount of wall space.

There are a number of new very large hotels close to the convention center with connecting halls.
...
  Topic: What If We’re Just Passing Fruitcakes Along?
Bob Ricker

Replies: 22
Views: 2203

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 3 Aug 2019 6:12 am   Subject: What If We’re Just Passing Fruitcakes Along?
You mean from demo, to when masters are made, if the song gets recorded?
  Topic: Old Picture - 1982
Bob Ricker

Replies: 10
Views: 1729

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 23 Jul 2019 8:13 am   Subject: Old Picture - 1982
What started the trend with the cowboy hats that looked like a pigeon had flown into the front of it. It was about the Urban Cowboy time frame.
  Topic: Passed over for the big show once again!
Bob Ricker

Replies: 32
Views: 3173

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 15 Jul 2019 3:16 am   Subject: Passed over for the big show once again!
I used to put a dime in the juke box and listen to Sugar Shack.
  Topic: We maybe done for Boys!
Bob Ricker

Replies: 84
Views: 7763

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 11 Jul 2019 3:39 pm   Subject: We maybe done for Boys!
There has been Pedal Steel software with licks and swells in programs like Logic Pro/Garage Band for a long time.
  Topic: Is Steel Guitar Fading Away?
Bob Ricker

Replies: 222
Views: 31466

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 11 Jun 2019 2:50 am   Subject: Is Steel Guitar Fading Away?
I think culture in general changes. Think about when you were about 18-21 years old in past generations. There were Bars, Beer Joints, dance halls that had music, with bands and some pedal steel. I gr ...
  Topic: Problem with Jeff Newman's "Just Play The Melody'
Bob Ricker

Replies: 42
Views: 3188

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 23 May 2019 2:54 am   Subject: Problem with Jeff Newman's "Just Play The Melody'
Could be trying to show;
1=C
2=D minor
3=E minor
4=F
5=G
6=A minor
7= B dim
  Topic: Problem with Jeff Newman's "Just Play The Melody'
Bob Ricker

Replies: 42
Views: 3188

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 22 May 2019 1:53 pm   Subject: Problem with Jeff Newman's "Just Play The Melody'
I don't have the course but are you sure he is playing a scale or just giving examples to be melodical with in a key?
With suspended chords, relative minors, possible chord replacement?

Just gues ...
  Topic: Did Buddy Emmons ruin the Pedal Steel?
Bob Ricker

Replies: 160
Views: 13516

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 27 Apr 2019 11:20 am   Subject: Did Buddy Emmons ruin the Pedal Steel?
I understand the original posters thought. More or less can a legacy grow or become more than reality.

To me pedal steel enjoyment to the point of involvement is so personable and because the inst ...
  Topic: J D Maness Effects Pedal on Austin City Limits Desert Rose
Bob Ricker

Replies: 33
Views: 4777

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 18 Apr 2019 10:21 am   Subject: J D Maness Effects Pedal on Austin City Limits Desert Rose
I wonder if JD went direct on the faster songs with a lot of interaction.
  Topic: Favorite Steel "fill/feel" Album of All Time ?
Bob Ricker

Replies: 28
Views: 3704

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 4 Apr 2019 5:16 pm   Subject: Favorite Steel "fill/feel" Album of All Time ?
Desert Rose Band - Running and DRB Album and Pages of Life.
  Topic: So what colors would you buy ?
Bob Ricker

Replies: 40
Views: 2902

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 3 Apr 2019 11:53 am   Subject: So what colors would you buy ?
I remember after a session Bruce Bouton let me try his Franklin steel. It was a great purple color.
  Topic: Sharon Latest video
Bob Ricker

Replies: 32
Views: 2261

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 3 Apr 2019 11:50 am   Subject: Sharon Latest video
Nice playing Sharon. I enjoyed listening. I bet its fun learning and figuring things out. Keep up the good work.
  Topic: Buddy Charleton Perfect right hand
Bob Ricker

Replies: 21
Views: 2390

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 8 Feb 2019 11:07 am   Subject: Buddy Charleton Perfect right hand
I took lessons from Buddy. An interesting right hand concept was, Buddy said if you put your hand on the strings and snap your thumb and middle finger at the strings(like you are picking) your hand so ...
  Topic: Gonna be in Nashville
Bob Ricker

Replies: 2
Views: 648

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 26 Jan 2019 7:50 pm   Subject: Gonna be in Nashville
Timejumpers the 4th 3rdand Lindsley

Station Inn the 4th = Doug Jernigan with Carl Jackson-Larry Cordle

Check out Nashville Palace and Music City Bar-Grill
  Topic: Sonny Garrish’s Practice Steel
Bob Ricker

Replies: 19
Views: 4191

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 15 Dec 2018 6:25 am   Subject: Sonny Garrish’s Practice Steel
Marty - I don't believe it does. Sonny and Gregg were with Bill Anderson at the time Gregg created it. Something for easy access practicing.
  Topic: Sonny Garrish’s Practice Steel
Bob Ricker

Replies: 19
Views: 4191

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 14 Dec 2018 3:07 pm   Subject: Sonny Garrish’s Practice Steel
I believe great Nashville guitarist Gregg Galbraith made Sonny's "practice steel". Someone else may have enhanced the sound chamber.


Great to see Sonny on the interview. I had hired So ...
  Topic: Roger Rettig (Super picker & a good guy to boot!)
Bob Ricker

Replies: 14
Views: 1949

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 11 Oct 2018 4:34 pm   Subject: Roger Rettig (Super picker & a good guy to boot!)
One of my favorite posts I read on here was Roger telling about using he Beatles equipment. That was classic.
  Topic: Your Pick For The Big "E" Of Today
Bob Ricker

Replies: 64
Views: 7500

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 27 Aug 2018 4:29 pm   Subject: Your Pick For The Big "E" Of Today
I could see someone making a somewhat non-mechanical Synth-like pedal steel at some point if there was a genuine business case behind it.


Light weight case that held a control card and looked lik ...
  Topic: Your Pick For The Big "E" Of Today
Bob Ricker

Replies: 64
Views: 7500

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 26 Aug 2018 10:10 am   Subject: Your Pick For The Big "E" Of Today
I agree with Steve in the sense that many times a persons success or height of success depends on timing or "how the stars align". Producers that hire at the right time, artist that come alo ...
 
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