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  Topic: New 65 Reissue Fender Twin, are they good?
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 30
Views: 1471

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 12 Sep 2019 5:01 pm   Subject: New 65 Reissue Fender Twin, are they good?
I have a blackfaced ‘74 Dual Showman and a speaker cabinet with two 12” Jensens which I absolutely love. After everything was bought and tweaked, it was probably about the same price as a new RI ...
  Topic: Invitation to a Dream - Alcorn, McPhee, Vandermark
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 0
Views: 236

PostForum Section: New Product Announcements   Posted: 10 Sep 2019 9:24 am   Subject: Invitation to a Dream - Alcorn, McPhee, Vandermark
For those of you, fellow steel guitarists, who might be interested, Astral Spirits has released, on vinyl and CD, the album Invitation to a Dream, a trio album featuring free jazz legend Joe McPhee (s ...
  Topic: "Invitation to a Dream" review and sample
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 3
Views: 174

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 12 Aug 2019 12:20 pm   Subject: "Invitation to a Dream" review and sample
And on Bandcamp, the title song:

https://vandermark1.bandcamp.com/album/invitation-to-a-dream
  Topic: Susan Alcorn Germany tour - NRW and Saxony
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 3
Views: 255

PostForum Section: Event Announcements   Posted: 7 Aug 2019 11:59 am   Subject: Susan Alcorn Germany tour - NRW and Saxony
Here's another date in Germany:


Trio with Biliana Voutchkova (violin) and Isidora Edwards (cello)

Thursday, August 22, 2019
8 PM
Improvisierte Musik in der REH
Kopenhagener Str. 17, 10437 ...
  Topic: "Invitation to a Dream" review and sample
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 3
Views: 174

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 6 Aug 2019 12:41 pm   Subject: "Invitation to a Dream" review and sample
OK, Here’s a review of the album on NPR that has a sample - the title cut, Invitation to a Dream”. It’’s not in the headline, so you’ll have to scroll down a bit.


https://www.npr.org/s ...
  Topic: "Invitation to a Dream" review and sample
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 3
Views: 174

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 6 Aug 2019 11:49 am   Subject: "Invitation to a Dream" review and sample
Well, I guess i should have read all the way through the article before I posted, but it appears that the sample track is not available. It and when it does, I'll post it. My apologies.
  Topic: Susan Alcorn - Guelph
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 0
Views: 171

PostForum Section: Event Announcements   Posted: 6 Aug 2019 11:43 am   Subject: Susan Alcorn - Guelph
A heads up for my friends in Canada, on September 13th I'll be performing solo at the Guelph Jazz Festival and giving a short talk (which always feels weird) afterward. If you can make it up to Guelph ...
  Topic: "Invitation to a Dream" review and sample
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 3
Views: 174

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 6 Aug 2019 11:29 am   Subject: "Invitation to a Dream" review and sample
For the few who might have an interest in this (or for those who may be curious) . . .

Two years ago, Joe McPhee, Ken Vandermark (two of the best musicians in the world) and I met in Austin, Texas ...
  Topic: Annick NICKIE Gabelout " the french women steeler"
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 15
Views: 1291

PostForum Section: Gone Home   Posted: 6 Aug 2019 11:13 am   Subject: Annick NICKIE Gabelout " the french women steeler"
I am just reading this now. Oh Jacques, I am SO sorry. You and Nicky were so close for so many years and made such beautiful music. My thoughts, sympathies, and prayers go out to you and your family ...
  Topic: Susan Alcorn Germany tour - NRW and Saxony
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 3
Views: 255

PostForum Section: Event Announcements   Posted: 27 Jul 2019 5:19 pm   Subject: Susan Alcorn Germany tour - NRW and Saxony
For those in Germany who may be interested, I will be in Germany in late August and early September for the Suture Soven Festival in Lower Saxony (Wendland) and a ten day tour of NRW.

The Suture S ...
  Topic: Pedal steel, violin - Susan Alcorn with Biliana Voutchkova
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 7
Views: 555

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 6 Jul 2019 2:32 pm   Subject: Pedal steel, violin - Susan Alcorn with Biliana Voutchkova
For those very few in the world of steel guitar who can tolerate and maybe even at times enjoy this music which may not be easily accessible for most country music ears, in March of this year I had th ...
  Topic: Flight cases for Pedal Steel - SKB Rail Pack Case
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 26
Views: 2279

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 3 Jul 2019 1:51 pm   Subject: Flight cases for Pedal Steel - SKB Rail Pack Case
Olli, I do not know when the dimensions changed. You can measure the case you have and compare it to the one you have. If it works, that's great. I ordered a new one, and it was too small, though my t ...
  Topic: ZT Custom Shop Amp
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 13
Views: 918

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 1 Jul 2019 6:18 pm   Subject: ZT Custom Shop Amp
I had a Henriksen amp for a few weeks. It was light, it had kind of a nice sound, though to my ears, the pedal steel needs an amp that can put out considerable low end which that one didn't. I took it ...
  Topic: Flight cases for Pedal Steel - SKB Rail Pack Case
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 26
Views: 2279

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 28 Jun 2019 1:37 pm   Subject: Flight cases for Pedal Steel - SKB Rail Pack Case
The problem that I find with the current SKB cases is that they're, at least for my uses, too small. The original SKB case that was used for the Sierra Wheel-Eze case was the same length at 36.75, but ...
  Topic: Is Steel Guitar Fading Away?
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 222
Views: 26310

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 19 Jun 2019 12:13 pm   Subject: Is Steel Guitar Fading Away?
The pedal steel guitar is an amazing and incredibly versatile instrument (a baby of an instrument) which, in the right hands is capable of so much music - so much so that we, including the masters, ha ...
  Topic: Susan Acorn w/ Damon Smith and Jeb Bishop - live in Boston
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 0
Views: 145

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 19 Jun 2019 8:20 am   Subject: Susan Acorn w/ Damon Smith and Jeb Bishop - live in Boston
For the few who might be interested, here is the video of a improvised trio with Damon Smith (bass), Jeb Bishop (trombone), and myself that performed in Boston's massive Municipal Waterworks Museum. ...
  Topic: Susan Alcorn solo performance in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 3
Views: 410

PostForum Section: Event Announcements   Posted: 20 May 2019 1:24 pm   Subject: Susan Alcorn solo performance in Santa Fe, New Mexico
https://bb.steelguitarforum.com/userpix1712/1785_susanalcornflyer_1.jpg

I hope that I am not too "disturbing". Smile
  Topic: Susan Alcorn solo performance in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 3
Views: 410

PostForum Section: Event Announcements   Posted: 18 May 2019 12:49 pm   Subject: Susan Alcorn solo performance in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Thank you Steve!
  Topic: Susan Alcorn solo performance in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 3
Views: 410

PostForum Section: Event Announcements   Posted: 15 May 2019 2:59 pm   Subject: Susan Alcorn solo performance in Santa Fe, New Mexico
For those who may be interested, on Thursday May 23rd, I'll be playing a solo set at the San Miguel Mission in Santa Fe, New Mexico. I'm really excited to be performing at San Miguel, the oldest churc ...
  Topic: MSA Vintage XL
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 4
Views: 2173

PostForum Section: For Sale: Steel Guitars   Posted: 18 Apr 2019 1:33 pm   Subject: MSA Vintage XL
These are such great guitars (I played one exactly like this for many years), and the tone is to die for - to my ears, they sound very much like the classic Sho Bud guitars. Anyone who gets this will ...
  Topic: Daniel Lanois' book "Soul Mining"
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 30
Views: 6852

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 18 Apr 2019 1:19 pm   Subject: Daniel Lanois' book "Soul Mining"
Hawaiian guitar. I just thought I'd chime in that the man I bought my first pedal steel guitar from got his start selling Hawaiian guitars (and lessons, and I think an orchestra to join) door-to-door ...
  Topic: Some random informal videos
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 0
Views: 232

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 17 Apr 2019 10:03 am   Subject: Some random informal videos
For those of you who may be interested, here are a short few random videos that I thought you might enjoy:

The first is an interview and performance I gave in 2017 for the (Baltimore- based) Baker ...
  Topic: Dan Lurie of FYD Amps, and vintage tubes question
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 6
Views: 861

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 1 Apr 2019 12:16 pm   Subject: Dan Lurie of FYD Amps, and vintage tubes question
I too use an Fyd amp for most of my live performances and recording and really like it. I've been using, and am pretty happy with, Sovtek tubes, though I bet the RCA tubes sound great.

The Fyd is ...
  Topic: Steel Guitar, Fiddle, and Banjo
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 5
Views: 503

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 14 Mar 2019 5:15 pm   Subject: Steel Guitar, Fiddle, and Banjo
You're right, Jim, I forgot (is Philly a country?), but since it's pedal steel, fiddle, and banjo, I would say that it's quintessentially American.
  Topic: Steel Guitar, Fiddle, and Banjo
Susan Alcorn

Replies: 5
Views: 503

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 14 Mar 2019 4:38 pm   Subject: Steel Guitar, Fiddle, and Banjo
Oh Well

Smile
 
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