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  Topic: Middle G on E9th?
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Replies: 30
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 29 Nov 2020 12:35 pm   Subject: Middle G on E9th?
but it only lowers a half-step! Maybe its a -1/2
  Topic: Middle G on E9th?
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 29 Nov 2020 9:49 am   Subject: Middle G on E9th?
Having F# to G on the on the vertical is fine with pedals down (for the A7th chord), but it's a muscle strain when you don't have that ankle leverage.
  Topic: Middle G on E9th?
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 28 Nov 2020 5:13 pm   Subject: Middle G on E9th?
I tried life without a G change. I barely survived.

Laughing Laughing Laughing
  Topic: Middle G on E9th?
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 28 Nov 2020 5:12 pm   Subject: Middle G on E9th?
I play a D6th tuning with E9th pedals added on the left, so it's actually an F note, not a G. I have the lever that lowers the string a full step (LKR), and the split combination with the B pedal. I ...
  Topic: Middle G on E9th?
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Replies: 30
Views: 1069

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 28 Nov 2020 8:26 am   Subject: Middle G on E9th?
Another topic (https://bb.steelguitarforum.com/viewtopic.php?t=364230) got me wondering statistically where we are about the middle G note on E9th, so I decided to start a poll.

update: I forgot to ...
  Topic: Raise on 7th string
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Replies: 28
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 28 Nov 2020 8:14 am   Subject: Raise on 7th string
I pull the string (either the 1st or 7th) behind the bar with my ring finger.
I've seen Jeff Newman do that.
  Topic: Richard Edge in Amarillo Band in the 80s
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PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 27 Nov 2020 1:39 pm   Subject: Richard Edge in Amarillo Band in the 80s
Received via email:
I’ve got some Amarillo tracks with Richard Edge, Dana, Paul Kaye and Jerri Blaine . . .

Hi,

I’m Clay Ashley, used to be drummer with Joe & Judy Cascade Sweethearts a ...
  Topic: Raise on 7th string
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Replies: 28
Views: 1073

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 26 Nov 2020 9:41 pm   Subject: Raise on 7th string
I used to raise the middle F# to G on the same lever that lowered the second string D# to D. No longer. Now I get that note by lowering G# to F# plus the B pedal. Tuneable splits - gotta love 'em. : ...
  Topic: Pedal Steel Workstand back in stock
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Replies: 2
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PostForum Section: For Sale: Amps and Accessories   Posted: 25 Nov 2020 3:42 pm   Subject: Pedal Steel Workstand back in stock
monthly bump
  Topic: Modified D13 Copedent
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Replies: 9
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 25 Nov 2020 3:21 pm   Subject: Modified D13 Copedent
Here are my suggestions, keeping to the "one change per string" restriction:

https://bb.steelguitarforum.com/userpix2020-03/1283_Andy_Goulet_D13th_1.jpg
  Topic: To sweetend or standard
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Replies: 28
Views: 1447

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 22 Nov 2020 10:01 am   Subject: Re: To sweetend or standard
So I've been thinking about this since I got my steel a month and a half ago. I'm tuned to 440 Hz, and I can play along with records fine. What should I do, keep it standard or go sweet? Did the playe ...
  Topic: Picks vs Fingers?
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Replies: 13
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PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 20 Nov 2020 11:18 pm   Subject: Picks vs Fingers?
I've never performed without picks, but I often sit down to practice without them. Sometimes I don't turn on my amp, too. I think picks are necessary for the country sound, less so in other kinds of m ...
  Topic: Gig Length
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Replies: 22
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PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 19 Nov 2020 9:53 pm   Subject: Gig Length
I used to play 5 hour gigs when I was young. There was even a year when I played 6 hours a night, 6 nights a week. Hard to imagine that now. But for most of my career, it was 4 50 minute sets with 15 ...
  Topic: Gene Jones
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Replies: 2
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PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 13 Nov 2020 5:29 pm   Subject: Gene Jones
We received a heart felt donation in remembrance of Gene Jones, a wonderful player and active forum member. Gene passed away in 2015, but his web site is still active at http://genejones.bizland.com/ ...
  Topic: Pedal steel guitar stepper motor experiment
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Replies: 20
Views: 1403

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 12 Nov 2020 9:28 am   Subject: Pedal steel guitar stepper motor experiment
Here's something I wrote many years ago about an imaginary push-button changer controller. I post it whenever this topic comes up. Technology and user interfaces have evolved since then, I know. This ...
  Topic: Pedal steel guitar stepper motor experiment
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Replies: 20
Views: 1403

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 10 Nov 2020 10:20 pm   Subject: Pedal steel guitar stepper motor experiment
Very cool experiment. Congratulations.
  Topic: Bill Bassett is Moving to New Zealand
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PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 10 Nov 2020 3:23 pm   Subject: Bill Bassett is Moving to New Zealand
Nice blurb about Bill's band in Arizona at the bottom of this page:

https://www.verdenews.com/news/2020/nov/10/sound-bites-grill-bids-happy-trails-blazin-m-cowbo/

Have a safe journey, Bill.
  Topic: When Was The Last Time You Played 'LIVE'?
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Replies: 62
Views: 3105

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 9 Nov 2020 10:56 am   Subject: When Was The Last Time You Played 'LIVE'?
I'm feeling the hit in string sales from [url=www.steelguitarshopper.com]steelguitarshopper.com. People are playing out less so they aren't changing their strings as often.
  Topic: When Was The Last Time You Played 'LIVE'?
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Replies: 62
Views: 3105

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 7 Nov 2020 8:42 am   Subject: When Was The Last Time You Played 'LIVE'?
It’s not really a gig, but we’ve been playing in a vacant lot next to a coffee shop on Saturday mornings. Socially distant. There are a few picnic tables scattered around. Weather will probably sh ...
  Topic: When Was The Last Time You Played 'LIVE'?
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Replies: 62
Views: 3105

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 7 Nov 2020 6:14 am   Subject: When Was The Last Time You Played 'LIVE'?
It’s not really a gig, but we’ve been playing in a vacant lot next to a coffee shop on Saturday mornings. Socially distant. There are a few picnic tables scattered around. Weather will probably sh ...
  Topic: Tc Electronic G Major. Donation
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Replies: 4
Views: 1476

PostForum Section: For Sale: Amps and Accessories   Posted: 5 Nov 2020 8:38 pm   Subject: Tc Electronic G Major. Donation
Received. Thanks guys.
  Topic: What Has Happened To Sonny Purdam?
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Replies: 11
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PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 5 Nov 2020 9:08 am   Subject: Received via email
I have an update regarding Sonny from his Brother Bob.
Sonny is home now but is still bed ridden.

Below is his home address.

If you would like to send a card, please send it to:
953 Village G ...
  Topic: Somnath Das
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Replies: 16
Views: 1601

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 4 Nov 2020 10:20 pm   Subject: Somnath Das
My interest is more in the area of Hawaiian electrics used in Indian music.
  Topic: Classic LP Jigsaw Puzzles
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PostForum Section: Funny and Fun   Posted: 4 Nov 2020 2:06 pm   Subject: Good Taste Is Timeless
Ironic title for this LP.

https://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=321f9367b96e

https://bb.steelguitarforum.com/userpix2020-03/1283_holymodalrounders_1.jpg

my time wasted on this one Wink ...
  Topic: Somnath Das
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Replies: 16
Views: 1601

PostForum Section: Steel Without Pedals   Posted: 3 Nov 2020 9:48 pm   Subject: Somnath Das
Seems to be a fairly small company. I wonder if they export at all.
 
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