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Re: Ultra lo tech looping
> > Dave Stagner wrote:
> > > Mick Karn, who often plays bass with David Torn, uses a very similar
> > > technique on fretless bass. Wonderful lines. It starts with just a
> > > couple of notes, and eventually grows into a blur of slides, pops,
> > > snorts.
> Karn loops? Where? What albums? I own his last two solo albums and
> haven't heard any bass looping....should I be listening more carefully?
> Of course I deleted your original post so maybe it wasn't in reference to
> looping at all. Alas.
I think he was (and I was) using a loose definition of looping, i.e.
creating repeating patterns on the instrument through live playing.
Technically different than what is discussed here, but idealogically
similar in many ways...
_ _ _ Thom Heileson
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