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by Rhombulus
Mon Nov 23, 2009 1:36 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last and next concert?
Replies: 438
Views: 181959

Re: Your last and next concert?

last: Ska is Dead @ the Masquerade in atlanta: Mustard Plug, Fatter Than Albert, Voodoo Glow Skulls, Stereohype, Deal Gone Bad, etc

next: hopefully Max Levine Ensemble / Nana Grizol at the Wonderroot, but I think I'm out of town...
by Rhombulus
Mon Nov 23, 2009 1:34 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Guitar Accessories
Replies: 34
Views: 4689

Re: Guitar Accessories

As for picks, I use either green tortex or medium fender celluloid. If I need anything lighter, I just use my fingers. I use barely any effects, just a Cry Baby wah occasionally. Marshall tube distortion is all I need for effects. I play on an Epiphone Dot with DR 11's and an ESP LTD EC-1000 (with s...
by Rhombulus
Mon Nov 23, 2009 1:25 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Crossfit thread (AKA, Oh balls, i'm sore!)
Replies: 41
Views: 7113

Re: Crossfit thread (AKA, Oh balls, i'm sore!)

I'm on the varsity wrestling team at my school and my coach is a crossfit fanatic (placed 3rd at SE regionals last year) so our workout routines are basically modified CF.
fun stuff.
by Rhombulus
Mon Oct 19, 2009 12:09 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

I find Rammstein nearly unlistenable.

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by Rhombulus
Tue Sep 29, 2009 11:24 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: So, Any Of You Play The Guitar?
Replies: 157
Views: 19245

Re: So, Any Of You Play The Guitar?

Heyah, guys. I posted once in here, that qulaifies me to keep talking, right? =P Anywho, I noticed some of you guys knoew music theory, something I am drastically lacking in. I was wondering if you couldtell me what this chord would be called, or anything about it. I "invented" it, much a...
by Rhombulus
Mon Sep 28, 2009 12:46 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Anyone see the Warped Tour 15 anniversary movie?
Replies: 1
Views: 591

Re: Anyone see the Warped Tour 15 anniversary movie?

the huge numbers of phenomenally shitty bands outweigh the benefits of seeing the few good bands on that tour.
by Rhombulus
Mon Sep 28, 2009 12:45 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

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this is definitely top 5 material.
by Rhombulus
Sun Aug 30, 2009 10:39 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

just got done practicing irritating euphonium chromatic bits. I'm a slave to the metronome.

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yaay.
by Rhombulus
Thu Aug 27, 2009 11:26 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

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by Rhombulus
Sun Aug 23, 2009 6:45 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Song you want to play accompanied by a choir...
Replies: 6
Views: 1425

Re: Song you want to play accompanied by a choir...

Bohemian Rhapsody, anyone? Just for the lulz?
by Rhombulus
Sun Aug 23, 2009 6:44 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Powerful Vocals? (Basses and Baritones)
Replies: 31
Views: 4479

Re: Powerful Vocals?

Rocky Votolato, formerly of Waxwing, has some seriously good pipes.
by Rhombulus
Thu Aug 13, 2009 2:18 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

tin wrote:We've got to keep our little click clicking at 130 b.p.m, it's not too slow!
Gaahhh that song is too damn catchy! I'm not a huge of Montreal fan, but that song just gets in my head and won't go away.

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by Rhombulus
Mon Aug 10, 2009 12:25 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Euphoniums Unite!
Replies: 9
Views: 1749

Re: Euphoniums Unite!

I got switched to euphonium from trumpet (our 20-something person band had 9 trumpets) about 2 years ago and I've gotten alright, but not that great yet. After a few months of playing I realized how bloody obnoxious trumpets are and fell in love with the euphonium, so it's been good. The parts I get...
by Rhombulus
Mon Aug 10, 2009 12:22 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Worst song lyrics
Replies: 332
Views: 56695

Re: Worst song lyrics

idk about you but when i hear "JFK BLOWN AWAY WHAT ELSE DO I HAVE TO SAY" i don't cringe, i fucking kick shit over and dance I love all of the verses of that song, but the chorus just kills it for me. Like the verses get me so amped, then the chorus kicks in and it's like the biggest let ...
by Rhombulus
Sun Aug 09, 2009 8:37 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

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by Rhombulus
Sat Aug 08, 2009 1:06 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Greatest Bands Ever
Replies: 79
Views: 7249

Re: Greatest Bands Ever

Sonic Youth
The Rolling Stones
RadioheadSystem of a DownThe Ramones
Led Zeppelin
Pink Floyd
Streetlight Manifesto
The Beatles
Rush
Toe
by Rhombulus
Thu Jul 30, 2009 4:29 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Music to fall asleep to
Replies: 32
Views: 5969

Re: Music to fall asleep to

Death Cab for Cutie.
That's really the only time I listen to them, because it just puts me to sleep.
by Rhombulus
Wed Jul 22, 2009 4:28 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Greatest Bands Ever
Replies: 79
Views: 7249

Re: Greatest Bands Ever

Muse
Foo Fighters
Queen
David Bowie
Nine Inch Nails
Radiohead
The Clash
The Beatles
Led Zeppelin
Kings Of Leon
by Rhombulus
Wed Jul 22, 2009 4:27 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

Pizza Claus is Comin' To Town by Bomb the Music Industry!
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by Rhombulus
Wed Jul 01, 2009 5:40 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Unpopular Musical Opinions
Replies: 1093
Views: 87495

Re: Unpopular Musical Opinions

I don't mean that I listen to it because it's true, it just hits home for me, you know? I started listening to them just for the sounds, and it wasn't until I checked up on the lyrics and really listened that I appreciated it. I enjoyed it before, but I didn't appreciate it. If that makes any sense...
by Rhombulus
Tue Jun 30, 2009 6:15 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Worst song lyrics
Replies: 332
Views: 56695

Re: Worst song lyrics

Propagandhi's lyrics aren't badly written per se, but they suffer from being essays that stress the bounds of meter till it breaks. If you can't imagine how they get a melody out of a given set of lyrics, the answer is that they don't Aww, c'mon, they fit lyrics in well enough. It can be a wee bit ...
by Rhombulus
Tue Jun 30, 2009 6:05 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

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Ian MacKaye can do no wrong.
by Rhombulus
Mon Jun 29, 2009 2:58 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

aaron wrote:relationship of command is so good

yeah. I've been figuring that out of the last week I've had it.
one armed scissor is the song that got me into them and still my favorite so far, but that might change.
by Rhombulus
Mon Jun 29, 2009 2:03 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: House Shows
Replies: 3
Views: 674

Re: House Shows

I've been to a house show for a band made up of a bunch of my friends, but never any others. I REALLY want to go to some, but I never can find the right times.
by Rhombulus
Mon Jun 29, 2009 1:56 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

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if only the Mars Volta wasn't so goddamn pretentious.
by Rhombulus
Sun Jun 28, 2009 10:51 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: How many different types of music do you listen to?
Replies: 85
Views: 9181

Re: How many different types of music do you listen to?

Is Motion City Soundtrack considered to be a guilty pleasure worthy band now? I think not. Their first two albums kicked ass, and I haven't listened to the latest one, but it can't be too bad. I'm into indie, punk, rock, emo and hardcore, including: Catch 22, Haste the Day, Operation Ivy, Thrice, L...
by Rhombulus
Thu Jun 25, 2009 1:52 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Unpopular Musical Opinions
Replies: 1093
Views: 87495

Re: Unpopular Musical Opinions

Gaydar2000SE wrote:I think emo rocks.
Your definition of "emo" is what determines whether I agree with you.
by Rhombulus
Wed Jun 24, 2009 6:04 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: How many different types of music do you listen to?
Replies: 85
Views: 9181

Re: How many different types of music do you listen to?

I listen to a mix of... punk (à la hot water music, kid dynamite, jawbreaker, dillinger four) ska (a lot of the first wave, a dab of 2nd wave, and a lot of ska-punk) emo (this kinda goes under punk: sunny day real estate, embrace, samiam, fugazi, get up kids) metal (mostly melodic death and prog: at...
by Rhombulus
Wed Jun 24, 2009 5:12 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

crucialityfactor wrote:[The Riot Before - Fists Buried In Pockets

SOOOO GOOOOD! I love that band to death.

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by Rhombulus
Tue Jun 23, 2009 7:24 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Music to drown yourself in
Replies: 50
Views: 5280

Re: Music to drown yourself in

Almost any half-decent post-rock band.
Occasionally with Tool.
Modern Life Is War.
American Football.
Anything really anthemnic.
by Rhombulus
Mon Jun 22, 2009 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: So, Any Of You Play The Guitar?
Replies: 157
Views: 19245

Re: So, Any Of You Play The Guitar?

For some reason I'm partial to those old jazz acoustics with the f-holes. I've never played on one but I think they just look awesome.
by Rhombulus
Mon Jun 22, 2009 2:24 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What do you play?
Replies: 274
Views: 33678

Re: What do you play?

Guitar (6-7 years now, my primary instrument) Baritone/Euphonium (started last year, but getting alright at it) Trumpet (played for a few years, but since have almost entirely stopped playing) Voice (a rather recent addition, around a year ago I realized that my voice wasn't too bad so I started lea...
by Rhombulus
Sun Jun 21, 2009 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Misheard Lyrics
Replies: 98
Views: 10620

Re: Misheard Lyrics

The Doobie Brothers sang a song called "Jesus is Just Alright With Me"
so when I went around the house singing "Jesus is just a rat with fleas" my parents were a little confused.
by Rhombulus
Sun Jun 21, 2009 3:06 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: So, Any Of You Play The Guitar?
Replies: 157
Views: 19245

Re: So, Any Of You Play The Guitar?

I've been playing for about 6 or 7 years now, and I guess I'm pretty good. I own an ESP LTD EC-1000, an Epiphone Dot, a no-name cheap-ass 3/4 size acoustic, an Ovation acoustic, an Alhambra classical, and an Ibanez RG that I'm selling. I also own a Marshall DSL100 half-stack, which has been loads of...
by Rhombulus
Sun Jun 21, 2009 2:56 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

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by Rhombulus
Sat Jun 20, 2009 4:07 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Upcoming Album Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 13945

Re: Upcoming Album Thread

Darkest Hour's got a new album coming out June 23rd, first one without their old lead guitarist/songwriter Kris Norris.
by Rhombulus
Sat Jun 20, 2009 4:04 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: "I just don't get it" Thread.
Replies: 344
Views: 24673

Re: "I just don't get it" Thread.

Exactly. So why does it make sense to try to build some sort of objective hierarchy from subjective opinions? Yes, you were there when Nirvana changed the world. Maybe you do perceive the music in an entirely different way from me. That does not give you the grounds to dismiss my opinion any more t...
by Rhombulus
Sat Jun 20, 2009 2:06 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9560
Views: 1100953

Re: What are you listening to?

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by Rhombulus
Fri Jun 19, 2009 8:54 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: "I just don't get it" Thread.
Replies: 344
Views: 24673

Re: "I just don't get it" Thread.

Oh wow. That's so great that you know that history. It must make your mp3s sound so much better. I bet there is an audible difference between the Nirvana coming out of your headphones and the Nirvana coming out of mine. We have all read Touching from a Distance , seen Kurt & Courtney , read and...
by Rhombulus
Thu Jun 04, 2009 2:03 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: "I just don't get it" Thread.
Replies: 344
Views: 24673

Re: "I just don't get it" Thread.

saxmaniac1987 wrote:Creed

I mean, seriously...

Did anyone actually like them?

For some reason (I know I'm going to get shit for this) I kind of lump in Pearl Jam with Creed.
I respect Pearl Jam a bit more since at least they're not /that/ horrible to listen to, but I really just don't enjoy their music.

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