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Re: drone loop


I have an old "A-Team" tin lunchbox that I picked up at a garage sale for 
a quarter over 2o years ago.

I kept thinking I wanted to make something out of it (too big and flimsy 
for a stomp box) but you have given me some new inspiration.

I already have had (and played) kalimbas for many years.

This could be fun.



On Jul 24, 2014, at 4:15 PM, RP Collier <skeptikalist@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Jul 23, 2014, at 9:19 AM, Ted Killian wrote:
>> Nice!
> Thanks Ted. I appreciate you for lending your experienced ear.
> I meant to thank you for a comment you made on the Puddletown track that 
> got moved over to Bandcamp but spaced it. I'm not very good at the 
> social media aspect of these sites. 
> I have no idea how anyone can keep up with things like Twitter.
>> Was it performed on that lunch-box kalimba?
> Yes, it is a Speed Racer lunchbox.
> Often I put a hardwood plank inside as a soundboard but for the Speed 
> Racer it is just a thin hardwood bar and the piezo floats on a tiny 
> platform so most of the lunchbox surface is free to vibrate.
> It is so sensitive that using a Big Muff or fuzzbox, you can play the 
> instrument just by blowing across the tines.
> thanks
> BobC