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by Damian
25 May 2018, 09:25
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Dave's gear through time
Replies: 16
Views: 722

Re: Dave's gear through time

Dave uses novation and Roland Phantom XR rackmounts it is basically a rackmount version of the phantom X8 OMD use Phantom X8's but they bought all the old synths that they took the samples from and they did this note by note, I think the prob with Dave's sound is the base sample and the fact that it...
by Damian
06 Jan 2018, 20:53
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Worse Stranglers "career move"
Replies: 118
Views: 12318

Re: Worse Stranglers

They probably considered it.Going back to the brass section though,isn't it the case that "All day and all of the night "is spoilt by that bloody honking parping brass section which ruins an otherwise excellent cover. They spoilt a lot of things back then by putting the bloody brass section in it -...
by Damian
23 Sep 2016, 14:12
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Guitar Roadies & Tuning issues
Replies: 14
Views: 1459

Re: Guitar Roadies & Tuning issues

Diff reasons, guitar tech needs to know all works, the monitor tech needs to know his monitoring ok, also FOH sound man needs to know all his stuff works, also as venue fills up temp rises which affects tuning so they re check guitars in tune. Spot on. But why tune up every 10 mins - why not do it ...
by Damian
21 Sep 2016, 15:47
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Guitar Roadies & Tuning issues
Replies: 14
Views: 1459

Re: Guitar Roadies & Tuning issues

Also roadies have to tune more than one guitar, Re the Stranglers Andy has to tune up to 6 guitars each gig.
by Damian
21 Sep 2016, 13:52
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Guitar Roadies & Tuning issues
Replies: 14
Views: 1459

Re: Guitar Roadies & Tuning issues

Diff reasons, guitar tech needs to know all works, the monitor tech needs to know his monitoring ok, also FOH sound man needs to know all his stuff works, also as venue fills up temp rises which affects tuning so they re check guitars in tune.
by Damian
11 Mar 2016, 16:09
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Level Crossings.
Replies: 194
Views: 13273

Re: Level Crossings.

PaulinLondon wrote:Have seen some excellent light railway and tram infrastructure over the last few days.

London is missing out big time and on many fronts.
Where are you?
by Damian
11 Mar 2016, 09:34
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Level Crossings.
Replies: 194
Views: 13273

Re: Level Crossings.

PaulinLondon wrote:Trams.

I love trams.
What about Light Railways like DLR
by Damian
14 Nov 2015, 11:59
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: My thoughts are with..
Replies: 51
Views: 2968

Re: My thoughts are with..

They warned they'd do this... send gunmen into Europe. But no-one fuckin listens do they! So what's the answer send troops in? it would be another Iraq. Agree need better border controls and to be honest as we are an island it is harder to get guns etc in to this country admit tingly not impossible...
by Damian
27 Jun 2015, 17:20
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: What's the stupidest thing you have ever done ?
Replies: 31
Views: 1570

Re: What's the stupidest thing you have ever done ?

:smt069 Circa 1979/80 : I held a metal cutlery fork and touched one of the two live tracks on a stretch of the Northern Line. My mate Andy then went next. We are both still alive. Next ? Which rail, the one between the 2 shiny rails or the other one? Damian, the other one. 650v Your lucky to be ali...
by Damian
26 Jun 2015, 14:26
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: What's the stupidest thing you have ever done ?
Replies: 31
Views: 1570

Re: What's the stupidest thing you have ever done ?

PaulinLondon wrote::smt069

Circa 1979/80 : I held a metal cutlery fork and touched one of the two live tracks on a stretch of the Northern Line.

My mate Andy then went next.

We are both still alive.

Next ?
Which rail, the one between the 2 shiny rails or the other one?
by Damian
23 Jun 2015, 19:43
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Level Crossings.
Replies: 194
Views: 13273

Re: Level Crossings.

Paul, are you a bit of a train spotter?