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by Fordy
Mon Oct 13, 2008 11:22 pm
Forum: Coalition Corner
Topic: Any Players In Warwick/Birmingham area up for a little Gig?
Replies: 4
Views: 10890

Thanks for getting in Touch guys!!! I am hoping that Andy and Fret and fiddle will be playing for us that night, but please do come along....we may have a chance for a jam! I'm sure it will be a great evening...sat 15th...I will be around on the sunday too, so if we have a chance of a get together.....
by Fordy
Thu Oct 09, 2008 1:50 pm
Forum: Coalition Corner
Topic: Any Players In Warwick/Birmingham area up for a little Gig?
Replies: 4
Views: 10890

Any Players In Warwick/Birmingham area up for a little Gig?

I have been asked to do a show in Warwick this november for a galleries 'Birthday' party and the manager would love some live music...he wants me to bring my guitar, but I am not much of a solo performer...so if there are any guys who would be interested/up for a little play in an art gallery weeken...
by Fordy
Thu Oct 09, 2008 1:44 pm
Forum: Luthiers
Topic: I want a new guitar but am very confused
Replies: 6
Views: 19100

Killy Nonis....the new Favino?

Hiya, Havn't been in for a while, but just found this thread and thought I'd bung in my tuppence worth. If you have already bought a hand made selmer type, then this may be irrelevant, or annoying, but I own a superb guitar built by the wizard known as Killy Nonis. For me, its an excellent guitar, (...
by Fordy
Tue Jul 08, 2008 7:23 pm
Forum: Tunes
Topic: Swing 48
Replies: 21
Views: 32840

lmao, very funny. :D

man, I've missed so much, Only just seen a video of Fapy playing Twel-year....wow, inspiring stuff.
by Fordy
Tue Jul 08, 2008 6:52 pm
Forum: Tunes
Topic: Swing 48
Replies: 21
Views: 32840

yeah, I know this is an old thread now, but I only just found it, Gitane player and your crew....? well why the devil not, a bit fast prehaps, but Samois tends to effect the rythym like that, Lightspeed can seem slow after a jam at Sam', anyway, The reason I am replying here, apart from to voice my ...
by Fordy
Thu Jun 19, 2008 4:35 pm
Forum: Artists
Topic: Comme un manouche sans guitare. Thomas Dutronc
Replies: 0
Views: 3006

Comme un manouche sans guitare. Thomas Dutronc

I cant see this album mentioned on this forum and I cant help but wonder why? If you havnt heard it yet, then please check it out. Of course its not purist, it has Thomas Dutronc messing about with several musicla styles and influences, NASDAQ is a particular favourite of mine at the moment, inventi...
by Fordy
Mon Jun 16, 2008 7:17 pm
Forum: How to play Gypsy Jazz guitar
Topic: SPEED MAN!!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 10739

Oh MAN! I've seen the light! I gotta play like that, so much feeling! so much talent! I'm all a quiver!.....right thats it, Im off to buy an Ibanez and a thrash master pedal and a new brain! anyone want to buy my selmer? No-one else has said so...so I guess I need to.......WHAT.....A TOSSER!!!!! lau...
by Fordy
Mon Jun 16, 2008 6:54 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Going to Samois 2008 ?
Replies: 8
Views: 41141

Good luck buddy, but a word of warning....take plenty of insect repellant...Le Petit B is used for sheep out of season and there are ticks!!! nasty little critters. its quite a nice site plenty of shade if its hot, but try and get a pitch away from toilets and recycling, as when you fianlly want to ...
by Fordy
Mon Jun 16, 2008 3:21 pm
Forum: Django
Topic: Pictures Of the Master.
Replies: 5
Views: 8368

Pictures Of the Master.

Hi guys, I know I've been away for a while, so, Hello peeps! hows it hangin'? Only a couple of weeks to go...... Anyway, to the purpose Of my post... I know its been talked about loads, but I am looking for some really good photos of Django, I saw the thread about 'everwander', but I cant get the pa...
by Fordy
Mon Jun 16, 2008 3:06 pm
Forum: International Events
Topic: Samois lineup 2008 (provisional)
Replies: 6
Views: 13881

Heres hoping that bireli stays sober for this years performance, I know hes better than just about most even when he cant stand up straight but last time was a joke.....If stochelo hadnt of bailed him out I think I would have been very miffed! mind you I think SR had been on the juice too, actually,...
by Fordy
Mon Jun 16, 2008 3:00 pm
Forum: International Events
Topic: Ferry Recommendations anyone?
Replies: 8
Views: 23056

Dont know about ferries from over your side of the isle....but I can recomend both speed ferries and norfolk line, if you end up having to come to dover... I do like speed ferries, fast, affordable, and they are sticking one up at p&o., but not nice if its stormy! sick bags at the ready! Norfolk...
by Fordy
Fri Jun 22, 2007 11:31 am
Forum: EU Gig Listings
Topic: samois...hellllppppp
Replies: 7
Views: 15713

Petit B is fine.....last year it was pants though, no music 'cept a damn sax player....!!!! till 3 am! grrr and you get woken up by trains....if you stay at petit b, try and get as far away from main toilet/shower block as possible. he empties the bins at about 8 in the morning.....its noisy and a r...
by Fordy
Thu Jun 21, 2007 12:19 am
Forum: EU Gig Listings
Topic: samois...hellllppppp
Replies: 7
Views: 15713

hey..see my message about samois....can I be of any help?
by Fordy
Thu Jun 21, 2007 12:05 am
Forum: EU Gig Listings
Topic: Samois...Have space, have tent, have bookings, need company
Replies: 5
Views: 12024

Samois...Have space, have tent, have bookings, need company

Hello all. last minute madness and all, but I have a crossing booked on thursday, return on monday...campsite booked, (samoreau) have largish tent (sleeps 12..but I guess 4 in comfort) I was planning on going with the bass player and violinist from our band, but both of them have thrown in the towel...
by Fordy
Sun Sep 24, 2006 10:46 am
Forum: Artists
Topic: Great collectables for GJ fans!
Replies: 0
Views: 2022

Great collectables for GJ fans!

Hey guys an gals, check these out......great wall decoration for any GJ fan

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(copy and paste these in ebay.co.uk search bar....)

nice!