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by Mr Awesomer
Mon Dec 28, 2009 10:54 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Worst Songs Ever Heard at a Lindy Hop Night?
Replies: 107
Views: 39089

Surreal wrote:I'm not really a fan of Michael Buble... I can play any song of his...
Not really a fan... yet you bought some of his music?
by Mr Awesomer
Wed Dec 23, 2009 11:50 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: The original Disney All The Cats Join In
Replies: 3
Views: 1596

I believe those who have it ripped it directly off the DVD:
http://www.amazon.com/Make-Music-Disney ... 096&sr=8-1
by Mr Awesomer
Wed Nov 18, 2009 12:10 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Crytzer's Blue Rhythm Band's debut CD
Replies: 32
Views: 8222

I have to agree that the price is a little steep... but it's not like this album is paying these musician's bills either. And by a little steep we're talking like an extra $2.50 over the going rate for album from a contemporary swing band (and remember we're talking a physical product here, not a MP...
by Mr Awesomer
Tue Oct 13, 2009 4:02 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: "Secret" Tracks
Replies: 20
Views: 6807

kitkat wrote:You kind of look like a dick saying that. :D
Probably... but not as much as telling someone at a dance that you won't tell them the name of a song because it's a "secret." Besides, I think it starts them on an important "journey," and there is nothing dick about that.
by Mr Awesomer
Tue Oct 13, 2009 1:20 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: "Secret" Tracks
Replies: 20
Views: 6807

You kind of look like a dick if you don't tell someone the name of a song that got them excited enough to ask about. But there are times when you want to keep something on the down low... even if it could probably get picked off with a little Shazam action. So, what I'll do in that situation is give...
by Mr Awesomer
Tue Oct 13, 2009 1:14 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: "Secret" Tracks
Replies: 20
Views: 6807

trev wrote:Perhaps a topic for a separate thread...
I concur. :D
by Mr Awesomer
Wed Sep 23, 2009 9:08 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: current/modern/club music that you can somewhat lindy to?
Replies: 3
Views: 1445

Re: current/modern/club music that you can somewhat lindy to

mr. e wrote:So we'll wear our club shirts and drop into random clubs and show them some real dancing to get them interested in swing dancing (and then hopefully into the right music).
No... sorry... but you're just going to look like a bunch of dorks.
by Mr Awesomer
Sun Sep 20, 2009 1:10 am
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Multiple Songs From ILHC 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 7908

dogpossum wrote:I'm probably wrong, but isn't that version of Lafayette from the soundtrack to Robert Altman's film Kansas City (which, incidentally, is awesome - the film has some fully sick 'live' band scenes)? Either that or another modern version...
Yes, yes it is.
by Mr Awesomer
Wed Sep 16, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: DJ Skillz
Topic: Counting BPM
Replies: 59
Views: 37045

trev wrote:For those of you who have just updated to iTunes 9.0, be aware that iTunes-BPM for Mac no longer works. Hopefully a fix is in the works.
Mine still works just fine. :?:
by Mr Awesomer
Wed Sep 09, 2009 12:05 pm
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Multiple Songs From ILHC 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 7908

I had them pick and announce songs as they came up to help quell song ID questions. Apparently people with cameras didn't get the clue to include that part in clips.
by Mr Awesomer
Sun Aug 30, 2009 6:54 pm
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Multiple Songs From ILHC 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 7908

Re: Song version ID.

turin wrote: sounds so much like cherokee, but I don't have whatever version this is.
Hee, hee.

I'm amazed how fast they are getting these videos up.
by Mr Awesomer
Mon Jul 06, 2009 12:06 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Laptop DJing
Replies: 647
Views: 163833

kitkat wrote:An HP dv1420us from another swing DJ
If it was well taken care of it should easily last you a couple more years... and that's great you were able to get it from someone you know (and I assume trust, haha.)
by Mr Awesomer
Fri Jun 19, 2009 12:34 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Laptop DJing
Replies: 647
Views: 163833

Have you considered just getting a little netbook? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834152093 more detailed specs on the MSI site: http://www.msimobile.com/level3_productpage.aspx?cid=7&id=85 Just an idea to go new and still stay cheap. I'd think it's only downside would be the ...
by Mr Awesomer
Thu Jun 04, 2009 11:46 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Yehoodi Radio Show
Replies: 551
Views: 146956

Ah, so you found the stuff you asked for? And now I've got a new coaster? haha