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Re: Rodrigo y Gabriela (was: Lap Steel - Frisell & Leisz - Michael Manring)

Nice stuff thanks for the link Per!
now check this guys video out as well:
try that;-)!

--- Per Boysen <per@boysen.se> wrote:

> On 9 feb 2006, at 13.05, Ariel Rzezak wrote:
> > I've found a lap steel maker here in Buenos Aires
> :-) (he also  
> > believes he is the only one). I've been in his
> studio and became  
> > more familiar with it. I was blown away. I think i
> will buy one as  
> > soon as i can and sure will be looping the hell
> out of it.
> Wow, that's a cool instrument! It's nice to hear
> that you're up for  
> learning a new instrument. I've recently been
> tempted to buy a Stick,  
> myself, but they are hard to find here in Sweden.
> Right now I'm  
> sitting here watching videos of Mexican duo
> guitarists Rodrigo y  
> Gabriela and I'm thinking about what cool stuff that
> woman could do  
> with looping. She has learned an incredible playing
> technique for  
> "percussive" backing guitar. What you hear when she
> starts beating  
> the nylon stringed is a complete drum kit, bass and
> funky chords -  
> all played at the same time on a Spanish type
> guitar. There latest  
> album has an audio CD and a DVD-video with tutorials
> where she shows  
> off those tricks in slomo. Very tempting to start
> learning it. I  
> guess it can be done on a steel stringed (C&W type)
> acoustic as well?
> Greetings from Sweden
> Per Boysen
> www.looproom.com (international)
> www.boysen.se (Swedish)
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