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by lowendrick
Sat Mar 09, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Instruments For Sale
Topic: Kay Bass for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 2029

Re: Kay Bass for sale

I've had the pleasure of playing this fine bass. Can't believe it's not gone yet.
by lowendrick
Fri Jul 13, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Strings For Sale
Topic: Evah Slap Gut and Synthetic singles
Replies: 0
Views: 2366

Evah Slap Gut and Synthetic singles

I have for sale E and A Synthetic/Chrome Steel wound strings. I bought them new from Gollihur. They were on my bass for about 8 months before I decided guts are not for me. I am selling them for $50 each shipped. Also from Gollihur, I have an EP Slap Plain Gut D string in excellent shape that I am s...
by lowendrick
Sun Mar 11, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Any other crazy Canucks here?
Replies: 3
Views: 4410

Re: Any other crazy Canucks here?

:( doesn't seem like it. There haven't even been a lot of crazy Americans here lately. I guess bluegrass bass playing is a pretty small niche. And because there are so few of us, we're all busy filling in on gigs! Yup, sounds about right. Not a Canuck, but I enjoy visiting. Was in Montreal last spr...
by lowendrick
Sun Dec 17, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Bands and Artists
Topic: You may enjoy this.....
Replies: 2
Views: 3313

Re: You may enjoy this.....

That's great. Wish I could play like that.
by lowendrick
Thu Sep 21, 2017 9:53 am
Forum: Performance Chat
Topic: Slap patterns
Replies: 5
Views: 6559

Re: Slap patterns

I've gone through different phases with slapping. There have been periods of time when I have slapped a lot (too much) and sometimes not at all. Now I just add a tiny bit for dynamic effect. Eg Leading into a crescendo moment or punctuating the end of a section etc.... That bossa pattern works well....
by lowendrick
Mon May 29, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: Bands and Artists
Topic: Who are we listening to these days?
Replies: 4
Views: 5412

Re: Who are we listening to these days?

Yes sir!
by lowendrick
Sat May 27, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: Bands and Artists
Topic: Who are we listening to these days?
Replies: 4
Views: 5412

Re: Who are we listening to these days?

I just acquired 250 bluegrass albums from a friend. A lot of music!!!

Been listening to
Flashback Band
some old Hot Rize
Johnson Mt Boys
Jerry Douglas
Junior Barber
Phil Leadbetter
Kenny & Amanda Smith
Audie Blaylock
by lowendrick
Sun May 14, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: Accessories and Stuff
Topic: Bow
Replies: 5
Views: 7036

Re: Bow

I'm happy with my carbon fiber Finale bow. It is one of the less expensive good quality carbon fiber bows. Goes for about $350 I believe.
by lowendrick
Sat May 06, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: General Bass and Grass Discussion
Topic: Are your ears ringing?
Replies: 3
Views: 4541

Re: Are your ears ringing?

Big thanks to Wineaux for being such a generous host. I made a trip to the Beard shop for a quick adjustment to my dobro and to pick up my daughter from college. Wineaux offered to put me up for the night. He then went and planned a pickin/dinner party with some terrific musicians. It was lots of fu...
by lowendrick
Thu Mar 16, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: New Guitar
Replies: 11
Views: 12983

Re: New Guitar

Very nice, enjoy!!