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    Three of my favs. Each is very different from...

    Three of my favs.
    Each is very different from the other. And reasonable in price.
  2. Thread: The Syn

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    It is great to hear from you with an update,...

    It is great to hear from you with an update, Steve!
    What cool news!

    I am just reading this so i missed the radio show. Is it archived for listening?

    Iíd love some new music!!
  3. What a great cover! Color me interested! I too...

    What a great cover!

    Color me interested! I too have always liked CAS.
    Will a physical copy be available eventually?
    Me likee CDs.

    And Sean is right, PLEASE let those fade outs go on much...
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    Yes, I have the CD version as well. I never...

    Yes, I have the CD version as well.

    I never really thought of it as rare.

    Is it?
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    It looks like a nice unit!!

    It looks like a nice unit!!
  6. While not ATMOS, the Magenta 5.1 mixes are...

    While not ATMOS, the Magenta 5.1 mixes are wonderful for surround sound. I recommend checking them out. Robert Reed seems to be more adventurous with regards to mixing surround. Very stirring and...
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    Bruford often pointed out how large venues made...

    Bruford often pointed out how large venues made fast, intricate musical pieces difficult. He usually framed it by citing Pink Floyd and all their mid-tempo pieces.

    Bill had a good perspective...
  8. Thank you very much! That was very helpful!

    Thank you very much! That was very helpful!
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    As an Aberlour fan, Iíd like to try that!

    As an Aberlour fan, Iíd like to try that!
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    Yes, my studio is packed solid. And the cables? ...

    Yes, my studio is packed solid. And the cables?
    Spaghetti.

    Thanks for the details on the monitors, John. I have similar M-Audio’s.
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    Since we are covering some of the on-line...

    Since we are covering some of the on-line resources related to the band, here is one of Rick’s pages:

    http://www.innertainment.net/visiontunes2.html

    He also has written for some industry papers...
  12. Now THAT would get me a bit more interested. ...

    Now THAT would get me a bit more interested.

    As far as the tech, I am still a bit confused about the height speaker requirements. I’d do wall-mounted speakers, front and rear if I do go to the...
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    My first speakers were the Bozak brand...they...

    My first speakers were the Bozak brand...they were known for their huge, theater speakers but also had several lines of home speakers. I enjoyed them.
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    What a great space, John! I enjoyed seeing your...

    What a great space, John! I enjoyed seeing your Hanon book on the stand.
    What speaker monitors, by the way?
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    Oh this is horrible. As a big fan of Gordian Knot...

    Oh this is horrible. As a big fan of Gordian Knot and Cynic, it was so hard when Sean Reinart died. but now Sean Malone?? Ugh. He had such a wonderful style...like no one else.

    Gutted.
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    Well, it could have been worse! I am glad you...

    Well, it could have been worse!
    I am glad you back to operational status.
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    Sounds like a great plan, John! I hope it goes...

    Sounds like a great plan, John! I hope it goes well.

    If you were here, I’d let you sample some of my nicer whiskies or that Ketel One “Botanical” vodka that my wife likes (she likes the grapefruit...
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    Nice post! I like all the original boards that...

    Nice post! I like all the original boards that you have. That is quite a collectionósome excellent sounds and great variety there. I would become a hit man if I could get a Voyager.

    My bro-in-law...
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    I often find myself being slightly envious of you...

    I often find myself being slightly envious of you guys that have soft-synth studios. But the issues with upgrading op systems, incompatibility, etc. sure sound frustrating. I hope you guys get it...
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    Yes, that album is just what you say; I too...

    Yes, that album is just what you say; I too usually skip the poems but perhaps I should revisit them.
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    So very sad. What a great musician; such a...

    So very sad.
    What a great musician; such a unique man and musician.
  22. Thank you! It looks like a helpful Forum.

    Thank you! It looks like a helpful Forum.
  23. Thank you for both posts! Good info!

    Thank you for both posts! Good info!
  24. I just shifted over to 7.1 but am still tinkering...

    I just shifted over to 7.1 but am still tinkering with placement. But so far I like the larger sound-space it seems to create. I too have a ceiling that makes Atmos difficult. It is very tall (over...
  25. What a great thread! I have been really...

    What a great thread!

    I have been really focused on 5.1 music lately and now a interested in Atmos.

    Some music is now being CREATED for Atmos. I’d love to hear it on a good system.
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    Boy Howdy!

    Boy Howdy!
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    In my opinion, Lake had the best sound of the...

    In my opinion, Lake had the best sound of the show. His bass sound was stunning. His voice? Off the chart good. I was gobsmacked at how good it sounded (amplification-wise). At the time I wondered if...
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    As someone who both saw the Orchestral tour...

    As someone who both saw the Orchestral tour (Madison Square Garden) and has seen several hundred orchestral concerts, I can assure that the ELP show was stellar.

    And yes, their dedicated...
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    Thank you!!

    Thank you!!
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    Been there too! I have a Keystation Pro 88 that...

    Been there too!
    I have a Keystation Pro 88 that I’d love to sell off. But the weight and value mean it would have to be a local pick-up.

    It sits alongside my old Yamaha KX-88. I don’t currently...
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    How cool!! I sent it to Rick to see if he has...

    How cool!!
    I sent it to Rick to see if he has seen it.
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    Excellent points, John. I can see that the Roli...

    Excellent points, John.
    I can see that the Roli could really penalize less than perfect piano technique. And the surface of any controller must feel right.

    Thank you!
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    Yes, Rick said it was Kitís tune that they did a...

    Yes, Rick said it was Kitís tune that they did a version of.

    I enjoy comparing Kitís solo version with the Camel version. Both are very nicely done.
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    What a perfect post to enjoy and benefit from on...

    What a perfect post to enjoy and benefit from on Thanksgiving...I am very thankful for this amazingly complete review of all the devices. As you know, I am interested by the Linn. As a very poor...
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    Hmm...WAS “Eye of the Storm” a Kit Watkins/HtM...

    Hmm...WAS “Eye of the Storm” a Kit Watkins/HtM tune?? I thought it was strictly Kit only?

    (I have asked Rick Kennell, bassist of HtM about that...I’ll let ya know.)

    Thanks for this and all the...
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    Agreed! So you are one of the few folks here...

    Agreed!

    So you are one of the few folks here that has hands on experience with alternate controllers...what do you like best so far? And how does this possibly beat your fav??

    Speaking of...
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    Wow, that looks amazingly expressive. What sort...

    Wow, that looks amazingly expressive. What sort of cost, John?
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    Yay! Thank you! Please do let him know me...

    Yay!
    Thank you!

    Please do let him know me miss him!
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    Ooh, sounds very good. I really like CS whiskies.

    Ooh, sounds very good.
    I really like CS whiskies.
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    YES! I am surprised how often a cork goes bad. I...

    YES!
    I am surprised how often a cork goes bad. I opened a NEW bottle the other day and the cork broke before I could get it out. Just to be fair to myself, I used to run a wine shop so I know a bit...
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    Please let us know what you think of it, John.

    Please let us know what you think of it, John.
  42. Thread: Yessongs

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    Nice! Thanks for this! I have many of those units...

    Nice! Thanks for this! I have many of those units still.

    However, sometimes Rick’s sounds were...not great...despite the fact that there were some good choices out there that he might have used....
  43. Yup...I too read all those. I too feel Steve’s...

    Yup...I too read all those. I too feel Steve’s book is very worthwhile. I like how he is very honest about his setbacks and issues.
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    Yup. I had stumbled onto a 3-D “recipe” for the...

    Yup. I had stumbled onto a 3-D “recipe” for the stands so I emailed him. He immediately said yes and the charge was very reasonable. Plus I still got the cool stickers and the kooky little toy that...
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    Yeppers! I discovered them on Reverb.com a few...

    Yeppers! I discovered them on Reverb.com a few years ago and have quite a few of their stands. Great products! They are great people and really easy to work with. Even better was when they did some...
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    I too think of extended range instruments as...

    I too think of extended range instruments as opportunities to expand my range, not get metal-y. I love that “in-between” range...i.e., I like when one cannot quite tell if it is an extended bass...
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    All this talk about new instruments made me...

    All this talk about new instruments made me think...
    I have not looked at Reverb.com or other lustful sites in the last 7 months. But just recently I checked out a few of the guitars I would love to...
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    No! But I am now interested. How about the R...

    No!
    But I am now interested.

    How about the R Reed and Les Penning discs? I have two of those. Very nice...
  49. Dang! What a great review! I too feel you...

    Dang!
    What a great review! I too feel you knocked it out of the park because of all the back-history and explanations.

    I want to get this!

    I just marvel at your knowledge and ability to write...
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    Well, the Indian systems are often completely...

    Well, the Indian systems are often completely different and are held to different rules than traditional businesses.
  51. Thread: Yessongs

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    What a great post! Thanks so much. As far as...

    What a great post! Thanks so much.

    As far as Happy the Man, Rick Kennell has said a number of times that his goal was to play the songs as close to the studio version as possible. They felt that...
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    You have some goodness to get to!! What is...

    You have some goodness to get to!!

    What is your favorite Cyan album??

    (If you like the lyrics to Cyan and Magenta and Kompendium, Steve Reed’s book explaining them is excellent. Highly...
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    Oh man! Terrible. It would have been stupendous. ...

    Oh man! Terrible. It would have been stupendous.
    Can you not sell the permit on-line??
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    I could not agree more. To me, Kompendium is his...

    I could not agree more. To me, Kompendium is his best work. The Sanctuary CDs are excellent. And of course, Magenta has some wonderful CDs, especially the new CD (Masters of illusion). “Bela” is a...
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    Very cool! Congrats!!

    Very cool! Congrats!!
  56. Thread: Yessongs

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    I often wonder if this issue is the oldest issue...

    I often wonder if this issue is the oldest issue in live music...as in, a certain percentage of people will always want faithful, improv-free versions of songs at concerts and a certain percentage...
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    Oh John! That is terrible! That is something that...

    Oh John! That is terrible! That is something that i would do! I sure hope you can get an inexpensive fix.
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    That does look cool! Thanks, John!

    That does look cool! Thanks, John!
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    Very cool! To answer your question: no! ...

    Very cool!

    To answer your question: no!

    Robert is truly prolific, diverse, and clever. I really enjoy his work.
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    What Bill said!!! But seriously...I agree with...

    What Bill said!!!

    But seriously...I agree with you.
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