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by main_stem
Thu Sep 30, 2004 8:49 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Lindy Exchange Classics - your top 25?
Replies: 45
Views: 18031

Re: Lindy Exchange Classics - your top 25?

This is most definitely Lindy comfort food. Yum! Jesse This is why I don't go to many exchanges. Bwah! LOLROTF. Wondering when somone would say it. Though I'm surprised the Marvin Gay book didn't make the list; seems like you you hear him at every exchange, okay not the whole book just several song...
by main_stem
Tue Sep 28, 2004 9:12 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Lindy Exchange Classics - your top 25?
Replies: 45
Views: 18031

Re: Lindy Exchange Classics - your top 25?

Travis wrote:

This is why I don't go to many exchanges.
Bwah! LOLROTF. Wondering when somone would say it. Though I'm surprised the Marvin Gay book didn't make the list; seems like you you hear him at every exchange, okay not the whole book just several songs night after night after night ...
by main_stem
Mon Sep 13, 2004 11:53 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Repairing scratched/damaged CDs
Replies: 7
Views: 2785

If the scratch is on the bottom; there are several places up on Broadway that can rebuff the CD and remove the scatch, or so they say. I can drop by on my way home tonight to check about price, just ping me to let me know if you're interested.

-Kevin
by main_stem
Fri Sep 10, 2004 6:17 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: New Fats proper box
Replies: 10
Views: 2151

GemZombie wrote:
The Roy Eldridge set is great btw.

Some Roy Eldridge and his Gramercy Five stuff on it as well... :shock:
His Gramercy 5? Hot damn!
by main_stem
Fri Sep 10, 2004 12:36 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: New Fats proper box
Replies: 10
Views: 2151

Dude, this sets been out for a couple month now, you're loosing your touch. :) There is a Roy Eldridge set out too.
by main_stem
Thu Sep 09, 2004 8:28 am
Forum: DJ Skillz
Topic: How have you changed as a DJ?
Replies: 20
Views: 9120

djstarr wrote: I'm lucky they both don't like vocals as much as I do.
Really? :P
by main_stem
Wed Sep 01, 2004 8:28 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: What are your favorite songs right now?
Replies: 220
Views: 69199

Where the Blues Were Born, Down in New Orleans, Loius Armstroong

Rockin Chair, Louis Armstring and Jack Teagarden

At the Clambake Carnival, Cab Calloway
by main_stem
Thu Aug 19, 2004 3:49 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Laptop DJing
Replies: 647
Views: 177760

I'm actually thinking of going the digital route as well.
by main_stem
Tue Aug 17, 2004 8:24 am
Forum: DJ Skillz
Topic: The best. request. ever.
Replies: 159
Views: 41831

Last night at the Century an older gentleman comes up to the booth: Guy: Can you play something I can country two-step to? Me: Well, I don't think I have anything that's suitable. Guy: How about Boot-Scootin' Boogie - Brooks and Dunn Me: I have that at home, but this *is* a swing dance. Guy: Oh I t...
by main_stem
Mon Aug 16, 2004 8:28 am
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: Seattle Lindy Exchange 2004, Aug 6-8
Replies: 22
Views: 9642

Soma-Guy wrote: And yeah, the main reaon I never went to the Friday dance was I heard Kevin B's band when he was in Vancouver. Someone's gotta tell that guy that people don't want every single song to be 15 minutes long!
I think he was. Regardless I don't thingk we'll see them playing next years exchange.
by main_stem
Thu Aug 12, 2004 10:19 pm
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: Seattle Lindy Exchange 2004, Aug 6-8
Replies: 22
Views: 9642

Didn't the Bone Break Syncapators have vibes?
by main_stem
Thu Aug 12, 2004 8:50 am
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: Seattle Lindy Exchange 2004, Aug 6-8
Replies: 22
Views: 9642

I didn't really notice the sound setup (other than to see the speakers in the back) which is probably good. The sound level was pretty homogenous around the room. That's because Kevin S and Holle busted their asses making sure the set up was right. They went far beyond what was asked of them. and h...
by main_stem
Thu Aug 12, 2004 8:40 am
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: Seattle Lindy Exchange 2004, Aug 6-8
Replies: 22
Views: 9642

Gonna go with a higher capacity next year? I've been hearing horror stories of people who travelled across the country thinking they could get tickets at the door and then got stuck outside. :( Probably not. We are using the biggest venues we can afford that allow us the leway to do the things we n...
by main_stem
Thu Aug 05, 2004 5:26 pm
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Ram Session, Cozy Cole
Replies: 22
Views: 9491

Travis wrote:I believe it's "Ram Session". It is on that Cozy Cole disc - I just listened to the wrong track.
Fuck, that's it. It sounds so slow though. I can't believe I missed that since I played the song twice last month. Good ear Travis.

-K
by main_stem
Thu Aug 05, 2004 8:27 am
Forum: DJ Skillz
Topic: The best. request. ever.
Replies: 159
Views: 41831

LAst night I was asked to play something from the Basie Does Bond CD. Now all I need is a request for something from Basie's Beatles Bag and I will have requests for the two worse Basie albums.