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  Topic: Leo Reisman China Moon - South Sea Island Magic?
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 0
Views: 114

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 13 Nov 2020 6:30 am   Subject: Leo Reisman China Moon - South Sea Island Magic?
This song was written in 1921 and bares a striking resemblance to Andy Iona's South Sea Island Magic written in 1936. I wouldn't say it's outright plagiarism, but certainly some inspiration perhaps.
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  Topic: I'm sure this has been asked again and again...
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 24
Views: 3146

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 9 Oct 2020 5:01 am   Subject: I'm sure this has been asked again and again...
As a beginner, I think focusing on the top 4 strings is really the easiest way to learn. You can play everything you need with the top 4, and really only dive into the lower strings when you're doing ...
  Topic: Teardrops by Santo Farina
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 16
Views: 4151

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 6 Oct 2020 11:51 am   Subject: Teardrops by Santo Farina
Hate to be a stickler but it's actually "Teardrop" and not the plural. It was released as a single in '59 but didn't get as far up the charts as Sleepwalk. Also they didn't release it on a f ...
  Topic: Andy Iona with Eddie Dunstedter
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 3
Views: 646

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 24 Sep 2020 10:08 am   Subject: Andy Iona with Eddie Dunstedter
Nice find Nic! I'll have to grab that!

Also just saw this:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/78RPM-HAWAII-1930-BLUE-WAX-GEM-ANDY-IONA-HAWAIIANS-Aloha-Untested-Records/174275969223
  Topic: Andy Iona with Eddie Dunstedter
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 3
Views: 646

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 24 Sep 2020 5:22 am   Subject: Andy Iona with Eddie Dunstedter
Just ran across this. Does anyone know if this is available to listen to anywhere? I've searched the Internet Archive to no avail.

https://www.discogs.com/Andy-Iona-With-Eddie-Dunstedter-Song-Of-T ...
  Topic: Downloadable Jerry Byrd Course
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 18
Views: 3448

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 25 Aug 2020 4:25 pm   Subject: Downloadable Jerry Byrd Course
Lets do a course here:

https://www.soundslice.com/

and then we can just give the proceeds to Scotty's? I thnk Jerry would be happy with that.

But yeah, I joined this site for the Byrd course ...
  Topic: Another Lapsteel Link to Surf Music History!
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 4
Views: 1393

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 12 Aug 2020 5:27 am   Subject: Another Lapsteel Link to Surf Music History!
So really I've just made the most obvious Steel Guitar discovery as a link to the First Wave of Surf ever! I mean it clearly states on the back cover of this album that the band has a full time Steel ...
  Topic: The Endless Summer - Video ^^^
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 44
Views: 10400

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 12 Aug 2020 5:10 am   Subject: The Endless Summer - Video ^^^
Hey Doug, really great playing as usual! To Andy’s request here is a version of Miserlou I worked out with the help of John Ely when I was taking lessons from him. I largely harmonized all of it exc ...
  Topic: Another Lapsteel Link to Surf Music History!
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 4
Views: 1393

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 11 Aug 2020 11:32 am   Subject: Another Lapsteel Link to Surf Music History!
Hey Jim, this is from Bob Dalley's book Surfin Guitars found here:

https://www.amazon.com/Surfin-Guitars-Instrumental-Bands-Sixties/dp/1560750421/

I can get the rest of the article for you thoug ...
  Topic: Another Lapsteel Link to Surf Music History!
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 4
Views: 1393

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 10 Aug 2020 11:09 am   Subject: Another Lapsteel Link to Surf Music History!
Was listening to this song and realized it sounded like Steel Guitar and a friend of mine pointed me to this article:

https://youtu.be/4AoOY40Nuh0


https://bb.steelguitarforum.com/userpix2020-0 ...
  Topic: Frank Sorrell - Who was he?
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 5
Views: 805

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 5 Aug 2020 10:29 am   Subject: Frank Sorrell - Who was he?
Nice Sleuthing Mike!

Found some of his stuff from '54:

https://archive.org/details/78_cinderella-waltz_frank-sorrell-trio-mort-garson_gbia0006685b/Cinderella+Waltz+-+Frank+Sorrell+Trio+-+Mort+G ...
  Topic: Frank Sorrell - Who was he?
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 5
Views: 805

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 5 Aug 2020 8:51 am   Subject: Frank Sorrell - Who was he?
Just stumbled across this amazing album on Youtube. Anyone know anything about this guy?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U-UQR0m7lu8

To me it sounds like all Lapsteel (no pedal).
  Topic: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 31
Views: 5275

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 23 Jul 2020 12:27 pm   Subject: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
haha Yes Andy! Good eye!

Also forgot to add, that above mentioned quote from Guy is from this thread:

https://bb.steelguitarforum.com/viewtopic.php?t=353809&view=previous
  Topic: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 31
Views: 5275

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 23 Jul 2020 12:27 pm   Subject: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Absolutely no disprespect to Basil who I think is a masterful Steeler by all respects, here is what Guy Cundell has proposed in his research. And while I think some may not take his word as gospel, I ...
  Topic: How to get the Santos and Johnny "fuzzy" steel sound
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 17
Views: 8788

PostForum Section: Recording   Posted: 23 Jul 2020 5:38 am   Subject: How to get the Santos and Johnny "fuzzy" steel sound
I'm gonna assume this was his steel with full treble through a fender twin amp cranked pretty decently (over 5 on volume). So it's that tube breakup from pretty heavy strong pickups (The massive trape ...
  Topic: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 31
Views: 5275

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 23 Jul 2020 4:36 am   Subject: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Garry where are you finding that to be Santo's C#m7 tuning? I wouldn't think that tuning would ever be classified as C#m since it's missing that top minor triad which you would need to make it a C#m t ...
  Topic: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 31
Views: 5275

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 21 Jul 2020 9:50 am   Subject: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Nic - haha yes do it!

Hey Wally! I have listened to them all! And thank you so much. I’m only lacking a couple to make the complete set now! I’d love to check out the Japanese LPs as well. Tha ...
  Topic: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 31
Views: 5275

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 21 Jul 2020 9:03 am   Subject: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Wow yeah this thread has utterly blown my mind. Thanks so much to everyone! Looks like Graham has got it. But Mike your solution is so creative! I think you might just usher in a new level of sophisti ...
  Topic: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 31
Views: 5275

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 21 Jul 2020 5:40 am   Subject: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
WOW! That's totally it Mike. That's the sound! Amazing!
  Topic: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 31
Views: 5275

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 20 Jul 2020 11:30 am   Subject: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
That's what I was thinking Andy! I know Santo used the Boggs tuning in "Adventures in Paradise" (without the G# in the lower string) for that slowly strummed chord, however this tuning has a ...
  Topic: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 31
Views: 5275

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 20 Jul 2020 5:55 am   Subject: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
I’m hearing something like this with these top 2 strings as pedal points/drone, then using a hammer-on style bar shove to get the high note maybe? When I listen to it very slow it sounds like he's c ...
  Topic: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 31
Views: 5275

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 20 Jul 2020 5:42 am   Subject: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Very Helpful! Thanks so much Garry and Mike! C6 tuning for this is making more sense, but there's still some confusion for me with that note cluster. It's much closer in C6 however!
  Topic: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 31
Views: 5275

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 17 Jul 2020 6:05 am   Subject: Ridiculously Difficult Santo Lick - Canadian Sunset
I'm sure it's not that difficult when you have the right strings/tuning, however I've been banging my head against a wall for a week trying to figure this out and I'm getting nowhere fast! A friend ha ...
  Topic: Eddie Martin and his King Serenaders
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 2
Views: 450

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 14 Jul 2020 10:21 am   Subject: Eddie Martin and his King Serenaders
I was wondering if this is the same Eddie Martin that is mentioned in this post about Hank Penny:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTq36fZHCxk

Via this link here:

https://bb.steelguitarforum.c ...
  Topic: What are your favorite Hawaiian LPs?
Jeremy DeHart

Replies: 41
Views: 9307

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 26 Jun 2020 7:05 am   Subject: What are your favorite Hawaiian LPs?
Actually that is NOT Hal Aloma, it is mis-labelled! That is another one of my favorite players, Bernie Kaai. He's also a C#m guy I think:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KUJnlzd3yrA
 
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