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Re: pelt and question on bowing
> question- any loopers out there use a bow on non-bowed instruments? or
> even non-instruments? (your pet rats metal cage perhaps?) ive always
> intrigued by the orchestral saw and the waterfone (sorry for the
> spelling...) anyone loopng a bowed 12' steel i-beam?
Occassionally, I'll play around with a cheap violin bow on different
I really like it on a "Wobble Board", a kid's toy that I play like a
saw. I stick a piezo pickup on it. Bowed marimba and glockespiel sound
cool, too. One of the nastiest sounds is a bowed gopi-yantra (or
gopi-chadra) with the string very loose and played through a old E-H Big
Muff. It makes nails-on-the-chalkboard sound melodious!