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Memphis Mike
12-24-2006, 12:37 AM
A friend of mine is opening a club. I played my Strat through an 850 watt sound system tonight. I played The Who's "Don't Get Fooled Again." The club was empty of course but it gave me a lot of confidence to get up on the stage and do that. That's the biggest system I've ever played through. I sounded just like Pete Townsend.:D

Peter Malcolm Jardine
12-24-2006, 12:40 AM
Naah, you're better than him... you are THE REVEREND

Memphis Mike
12-24-2006, 12:43 AM
My guitar teacher is the one opening the club. Sue bought me a rack mounted guitar effects system like the pros use for Christmas. I took it over there so he could show me how to use it. We hooked it up to his house sound.:eek: :D

I don't know. It's just I never thought I'd ever learn to play this damn thing. I've struggled with it for so many years and now, it's all coming together. I'm just tootin my own horn a bit. I still have a lot to learn. I wish I would have started when I was young.

JimD
12-24-2006, 12:44 AM
I rarely have much good to say about classic 70s rock but Who's Next was one of the truely great rock albums. Rock on , Reverend!

Memphis Mike
12-24-2006, 12:50 AM
I'm learning Pinball Wizard too and I love Goin Mobile but haven't found a CD yet with that one on it.

Phillip Allen
12-24-2006, 06:52 AM
good on ya Mike...you can play for the next big get-together

S.V. Airlie
12-24-2006, 07:07 AM
Congrat Mike... Sounds like ya had fun.. and yup, gained a little confidence in your abilities... Right on!

R.I.Singer30
12-24-2006, 08:16 AM
Cool Beans.Don't forget Pete Townshend is deaf now;) .DanL

Phillip Allen
12-24-2006, 08:24 AM
Hunh...whatsay? (speak-up please)

ishmael
12-24-2006, 11:02 AM
Bestof luck with the guitar werk, Mike. I think it's worth it.

As I've said, as with my friend John, you can be great and unrecognised. He was a fantastic blues guitarist, and I'm quite sure few know his name. How much you do for what is an interesting question.

John Bell
12-24-2006, 12:46 PM
Tooting my own horn, too... I'm scratching out Silent Night during the candlelight service at church tonight, and yes it is very cool to play and sing through a real sound system. Wish I could have heard you Mike.

Paul Pless
12-24-2006, 01:08 PM
I sounded just like Pete Townsend.:D

Your not gonna start smashing guitars are you?:eek:

Memphis Mike
12-24-2006, 01:18 PM
Your not gonna start smashing guitars are you?:eek:

Shoot no! I've got too much money tied up in them.:eek: