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by smunky
Thu Dec 30, 2004 2:37 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: What are your favorite songs right now?
Replies: 220
Views: 83627

train song - holly cole trio
by smunky
Thu Dec 30, 2004 2:36 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: For Dancers Only! A Lindy Hop Compilation
Replies: 70
Views: 17010

got my copy yesterday! nice work guys, what i have heard so far has been great.
by smunky
Tue Dec 07, 2004 10:07 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Ruthie Foster
Replies: 7
Views: 2452

oh, and i have to thank ed reaney from ottawa for exposing me to her music.

thanks, ed!
by smunky
Tue Dec 07, 2004 10:07 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Ruthie Foster
Replies: 7
Views: 2452

"runaway soul" is her best album...the only other one (that i have seen) is a live album that is interesting, but less danceable.
by smunky
Sat Jun 26, 2004 7:13 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Flood songs
Replies: 9
Views: 3251

it's gonna rain - the coastline band
by smunky
Wed Jun 23, 2004 8:09 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Ruth Brown
Replies: 8
Views: 2765

Ruth Brown

what are some of your favorite Ruth Brown tracks?

here is what i have in my case...but we are doing a feature dance on her, and i wanted some more suggestions.

Takin' Care Of Business
Teardrops From My Eyes
Mama, He Treats Your Daughter
I'll Be Satisfied
That Train Don't Stop Here
by smunky
Wed Jun 16, 2004 10:29 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Laptop DJing
Replies: 647
Views: 221688

i have been trying to pre-empt that shout by being the first to yell (if i am not dj'ing and something goes wrong): "LOVE the DJ!!!!!"
by smunky
Mon Jun 07, 2004 9:50 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Echo Indigo (basic) vs. Echo Indigo dj
Replies: 4
Views: 2977

it'll work as jerry described, but be sure to up your buffer size in the preferences, so the amount of work the computer is doing doesn't make the song you are playing skip or gap. i had to switch to winamp since the program i was using didn't have an adjustable buffer size, and i had some issues wi...
by smunky
Mon Apr 12, 2004 10:48 am
Forum: DJ Skillz
Topic: djing the blues...our job
Replies: 107
Views: 36407

devona's questions are indeed well-timed and deserve consideration....travelling around teaching blues, dj'ing blues, hearing blues dj'ed, and organizing STLBX and Cheap Thrills All Blues Weekend, has given me a lot to think about as far as what blues dj'ing is all about. (skipping over semantic arg...
by smunky
Sat Feb 14, 2004 10:40 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Ray Charles
Replies: 40
Views: 12606

one of my all time favorites!

Moanin' From The Heart One Mint Julep You Are My Sunshine ((Stereo)) you are my sunshine Rockhouse, Parts 1 & 2 Swanee River Rock Hard Times A Fool For You I've Got News For You What'd I Say (Part I) I Chose To Sing The Blues Stompin' Room Only I Don't Need No Doctor Night Time Is The Right Time...
by smunky
Fri Oct 24, 2003 9:54 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Extracting streaming sound from your computer
Replies: 1
Views: 1993

i use total recorder, but on a lot of the files the quality is still poor (depending on bitrate of the broadcast).
by smunky
Mon Oct 13, 2003 1:44 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: extigy vs indigo echo???
Replies: 6
Views: 3224

it works in a pc, in the pc card slot, and can be found at guitarcenter.com or any other big sound store online or in the real world.
by smunky
Sun Oct 12, 2003 6:46 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: extigy vs indigo echo???
Replies: 6
Views: 3224

i have a sharp actius mv10.

i guess it makes sense that i could just cue out of the headphone jack and use the regular indigo card as my main output. thanks for pointing that out.
by smunky
Wed Oct 08, 2003 7:31 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: faster stuff with at least a little groove?
Replies: 19
Views: 7819

Groove Juice Special, Slim & Slam, 172 One Foot In The Groove, Artie Shaw, 172 In The Groove At The Grove, Chick Webb, 180 Keep It In The Groove, Andy Kirk, 182 Blues In The Groove, Jan Savitt, 190 Swingin' In The Groove, Coleman Hawkins, 314 ...oh how this joke will never get old. groove is in...
by smunky
Mon Oct 06, 2003 8:32 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: faster stuff with at least a little groove?
Replies: 19
Views: 7819

faster stuff with at least a little groove?

my dj collection is pretty weak in the area of faster music (i.e. above 150bpm). what i do have that i like is mostly count basie (alright, ok you win from the basie in london cd typifies what i am looking for) and bill elliot, some lavay and louis jordan, since i have a strong bias away from hardco...