The First Ever Southern England Chromatic Button Accordion Rally
Saturday 7th October 2017 near Didcot Oxfordshire
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by losthobos
Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Did Rock 'n' Roll kill the accordion?
Replies: 24
Views: 871

Re: Did Rock 'n' Roll kill the accordion?

I'm now attempting to arrange Link Wray's rock n roll monster tone fest RUMBLE for the accordion....the only instrumental to ever be banned by radio stations for inciting riotous behaviour , at the moment I think I may need an overdrive pedal...hopefully I can pull it off without...but I gotta know....
by losthobos
Wed Sep 20, 2017 9:59 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Exclusivity.
Replies: 7
Views: 199

Re: Exclusivity.

There's nothing exclusive about ' the darling of the mob'.... Old pal! We'll never hit the trail again. Oh I know you're cheap and vulgar, you're an instrumental crime. In drawing-rooms you haven't got a show. You're a musical abortion, you're the voice of grit and grime, You're the spokesman of the...
by losthobos
Wed Sep 20, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: tinnitus...
Replies: 21
Views: 520

Re: tinnitus...

Ha Stargazer I'm with you there....but its mischievous when I stop....saw this phenomenon described as 'disco ears' on a tinnitus website....
So is accordion a cure or a trigger....😉
by losthobos
Wed Sep 20, 2017 6:27 am
Forum: I Did That!
Topic: Never on a Sunday
Replies: 11
Views: 229

Re: Never on a Sunday

Nice job Jerry...but Melina pips you at the post for me...
Thanks for all the effort you make re recording advice...must put into practice myself...
by losthobos
Fri Sep 15, 2017 11:27 am
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Never A Bad Colour.
Replies: 31
Views: 599

Re: Never A Bad Colour.

I'm lucky enough to own three boxes A black serious looking metal grill Sem/piermaria, a dusky silver/white odd textured red bellowed piermaria, and a totally bling pimped 72 bass (like ancelto..) I take the box out according to the gig...cheerful pimp bling for beer gardens / street, Dusky white fo...
by losthobos
Thu Sep 14, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: I Like That!
Topic: Portuguese CBA in better days
Replies: 6
Views: 208

Re: Portuguese CBA in better days

Superb....some great lessons to found in her playing....thanks....
by losthobos
Thu Sep 14, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: I Did That!
Topic: Polish tango - To ostatnia niedziela...
Replies: 4
Views: 103

Re: Polish tango - To ostatnia niedziela...

Wonderful...Polish tango's always remind me of my dad too...he wasn't a player himself but I am ever grateful fir his influence on my musical taste...them Polish tangos sound so tragic
Here is a favourite of mine https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=GT3Lf6-5HgI
by losthobos
Wed Sep 13, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: tinnitus...
Replies: 21
Views: 520

Re: tinnitus...

Good call Roy...I'm guilty of said head motion...
by losthobos
Tue Sep 12, 2017 10:30 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: tinnitus...
Replies: 21
Views: 520

Re: tinnitus...

No Glenn...not a stupid assumption at all... I haven't seen a medical specialist...and only suffer a mild sort of high pitched whistle in my ears sporadically...other people have told me that it comes and goes for them also...as it seems intermittent this made me wonder if there may be some trigger ...
by losthobos
Tue Sep 12, 2017 11:44 am
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: tinnitus...
Replies: 21
Views: 520

Re: tinnitus...

Thankyou....i can generally ignore Stephen..interesting that is intermittent ...I'd say might is sporadic...sometimes softer sometimes louder....worse when I'm driving Have considered wether linking to hay fever, colds, allergy....would be very interested to find the 'triggers' and avoid them if pos...