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My newish bass

So after a nice walk hoping rhat it would not rain I find rhe place and try out the rig.  The bass was light, which rang some alarm bells. But once I plugged it in and had a go they … Continue reading

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New stuff

I’m  checking out a new ( used ) bass today. I justified to myself on the grounds of having to learn songs in c standard tuning that the band intends to play in e. So i need a second bass … Continue reading

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Happy feet It was pretty cool today. I was singing and pl aying for the kids. But it wasn’t until gramps started up on the bass drum that they started dancing!!!! Never underestimate the rhythm section. Regardless how simple it … Continue reading

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I can still remember the days at uni when i could practice 8 hours a day, not that i did that often. These days between family work and study,  there is not much time to spare. With increasing access to … Continue reading

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Motivation

Motivation What is it that motivates you to play the guitar, or do anything for that matter. Is it wanting to be like your favourite guitarist? Is it the need to make your own music? Are you doing it to … Continue reading

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Time to get back on the horse

Well that was an interesting year or so. Guess who is now the proud dad of two beautiful little girls? Plenty of memories, good and bad and a whole bunch of growing up. It has shown in my music writing … Continue reading

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Interesting Weekend

Well some things got in my way so I didn’t get as much done as I would like. I spent most of one day cleaning the house and trying to find a key to sing the day you went away … Continue reading

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