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Title: Mr.O'Muck plays "Big Bill & the King of France"
Post by: Mr.OMuck on April 12, 2008, 09:19:12 PM
Played on my trusty, rusty, buzzing, and thumping Stambac, Swiss made Guitar-Banjo. No yodeling I'm afraid.

http://soundclick.com/share?songid=6455576

Or on the soundclick player on my myspace page:

http://www.myspace.com/mromuck
Title: Re: Mr.O'Muck plays "Big Bill & the King of France"
Post by: Johnm on April 14, 2008, 09:21:57 PM
Hi O'Muck,
That really sounds great, an inspired call to put it on the banjo-guitar.
All best,
Johnm
Title: Re: Mr.O'Muck plays "Big Bill & the King of France"
Post by: Mr.OMuck on April 15, 2008, 04:55:06 AM
Thanks JohnM. I'm now working on a guitar transcription of the Bach unaccompanied cello suites to be played on guitar -banjo.
Title: Re: Mr.O'Muck plays "Big Bill & the King of France"
Post by: Bald Melon Jefferson on April 15, 2008, 08:16:20 AM
Tres cool!
Just acquired a banjo guitar myself this week! I'm very excited and the neighbors are terrified.
 Now....where might I acquire your musical abilites please?
I'm kinda in a hurry; if I payed extra could I receive them by weeks end?

Thanks, Gary

Back to your myspace page to listen to all the rest.
Title: Re: Mr.O'Muck plays "Big Bill & the King of France"
Post by: Mr.OMuck on April 15, 2008, 08:47:19 AM
YES YOU CAN! Here's how: go to the closest liquor store and buy yourself a big ol' jug of the finest vodka you can find. Then buy yourself a copy of Rev. Gary Davis's record "The Guitar & Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis" and put the cut "Devil's Dream" on repeat. Pick up yer Guitar-jo , pour a glass of vodka, and play along till all the vodka is gone. WARNING! Do not try to do this in one day! Give yourself about two weeks. That's all there is to it! Good luck!
Title: Re: Mr.O'Muck plays "Big Bill & the King of France"
Post by: eagle rockin daddy on April 15, 2008, 09:59:22 AM
Nice job Grungie.

Mike
Title: Re: Mr.O'Muck plays "Big Bill & the King of France"
Post by: Stuart on April 15, 2008, 10:09:07 AM
WARNING! Do not try to do this in one day! Give yourself about two weeks. That's all there is to it! Good luck!

Are you guys slow learners or just slow drinkers? :P

Listened to "Big Bill and the King of France" last evening. Well done, Mr O. I hear that there are now bootleg mixes available on the street.
Title: Re: Mr.O'Muck plays "Big Bill & the King of France"
Post by: rjtwangs on April 16, 2008, 01:58:15 PM
Just before I run to the liquor store for voooooodka I just wanted to say that sounds GREAT!!!

  RJ
Title: Re: Mr.O'Muck plays "Big Bill & the King of France"
Post by: Pan on April 16, 2008, 02:14:07 PM
Just before I run to the liquor store for voooooodka I just wanted to say that sounds GREAT!!!

  RJ

Sorry. While you were typing I took hold of all the vooooodka :P

Regarding Big Bill, I see no option, than to meet Mr O'Muck on some deserted (slightly sci-fi?) northern  pole U.S. miltary base, for a duel with his Guitar-Banjo, and my hoplessy frozen Balalaika.

Pan

Title: Re: Mr.O'Muck plays "Big Bill & the King of France"
Post by: Mr.OMuck on April 16, 2008, 03:18:17 PM
Frozen Balalaika huh? How about the San Antonio, Tx. arboretum Tovaritch? At least one Star Trek episode was filmed there. Its not exactly an arctic wasteland however.
Anybody else ever been there? Quite erie. Right in the center of four military bases. six foot thick concrete walls everywhere and most of it underground. Seven withered plants. Gave me a funny feeling that it had "other" purposes. Hmmmm.
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