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Celtic Bard by Rontana
Crashing the Ba by Lips Angelo
Im Yours Head t by Frosty
Dangerous Picku by RonDutch
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Celtic Bard
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Other   04/22/2018   10 peer points, 14 days left.
Harp: Hohner Blues Harp.  Harp Key: G.  Harp Tuning: Standard.  Amp: None.  Harp Mic: Audix Fireball.  Harp Mic Element: Dynamic.  Amp Mic: None.  Effects Unit: Harmonica Mute & Reverb.  Recording Software: GarageBand for Iphone.  
Dangerous Pickup Lines - With Vocal
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Country   04/15/2018   10 peer points, 7 days left.
Harp: Hohner m/b classic.  Harp Key: F.  Harp Mic: pc mic.  Effects Unit: echo.  Recording Software: audacity.  

Recording Notes: Great BT and just a little improvisation.  
floppy lips
Im Yours Head to Toe
Low     MP3  
Jazz   04/13/2018   4 peer points, 5 days left.
Harp Mic: bullettini.  Effects Unit: harp break .  

Recording Notes: over here its friday the thirtheent , hope you manage!!.  
Im Yours Head to Toe
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Jazz   04/13/2018   15 peer points, 5 days left.
Harp: Hohner Choromonica 279 Deluxe.  Harp Key: C.  Harp Tuning: Chrom.  Harp Mic: Beyerdynamic M69.  Harp Mic Element: dynamic.  Effects Unit: reverb.  Recording Software: Cubase LE.  

Recording Notes: Chromatic improvisation trying not to play too much All of Me.  
Lips Angelo
Crashing the Bandstand
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Blues   04/12/2018   20 peer points, 4 days left.
Harp: Suzuki Bluesmaster.  Amp: none.  Harp Mic: Shure (Genexxa) and Apex ribbon mic.  Effects Unit: delay phaser.  Recording Software: Audacity.  

Recording Notes: Welcome to the outside Starlight Lounge. Swapped bandstand with grandstand in my adlib somehow. The whole band, including two drummers apparently, are backing up HarpLips at this special venue :). .  
Celtic Bard
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Other   04/09/2018   30 peer points, 1 days left.
Harp: MB 1896.  Harp Key: C.  Recording Software: Garage Band.  

Recording Notes: Whew . . . that about wore me out .  
Audience Comments:

panamaharp's "Celtic Bard". .    Nice theme, and that is a golden tone and reverb. You used a mute? Good stuff!    --BeelzeBob

panamaharp's "Celtic Bard". .    A gorgeous rendition. Great job!    --Rontana

Frosty's "Im Yours Head to Toe". .    Nice job. Liked the thrills and the melody    --panamaharp

Rontana's "Celtic Bard". .    Very creative. Good control on harp all around!!    --Lips Angelo

Frosty's "Im Yours Head to Toe". .    Beautiful playing. Beautiful intonation on that chrome. Love your fat attacks.    --Rick

Rontana's "Celtic Bard". .    Beautiful playing! I just plain enjoyed listening to this. Made the BTrack really shine.    --Rick

Lips Angelo's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    From the man who brought the Faucet Cam to Facebook!    --Rick

Lips Angelo's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    The Startlight Band really knows how to swing! I would warn your sister to stay away from the singer though! Ha ha, great job!    --Rick

RonDutch's "Dangerous Pickup Lines - With Vocal". .    It's a busy track so takes a lot of skill to add backing harp. Listening to what you did though, I could hear the way forward. Sounded almost like a Cajun accordian at first, then some nice note weaving. Great job!    --Rick

RonDutch's "Dangerous Pickup Lines - With Vocal". .    Wow, after the first verse, you sounded better than Mickey Raphael! Rick needs to hear this!    --BeelzeBob

floppy lips's "Im Yours Head to Toe". .    Song was good as usual, but the harp did not work at all. You're still my hero.    --BeelzeBob

Frosty's "Im Yours Head to Toe". .    Nice work with that chromatic. : )    --BeelzeBob

Lips Angelo's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Great fun, Starlight goes outdoors, plus some good harp!    --BeelzeBob

BeelzeBob's "Im Yours Head to Toe". .    Nice work with that chromatic.    --Frosty

Rontana's "Celtic Bard". .    Very good, almost Irish mood, nice melody.    --Frosty

Lips Angelo's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Story from my tomorrow's gig? :-)    --Frosty

Lips Angelo's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Nice swinging tune !    --panamaharp

Ringer's "Minor Blues Major Pain". .    Great respond to it, like it~!!!    --floppy lips

Ringer's "Aint No Use". .    Way to go !!! good voice!!    --floppy lips

Rontana's "Celtic Bard". .    Very nice melody. Good Job.    --panamaharp

Lips Angelo's "Solo 1". .    Beatnik blues! Jack Kerouac is somewhere in the great beyond, snapping his fingers. Good job.    --Rontana

Rontana's "Celtic Bard". .    You may have found your calling! Great job with that "play fast but sound relaxed" thing in Celtic music.    --BeelzeBob

Rontana's "Celtic Bard". .    You have a knack for keeping the theme at the front of the composition. Irish, just a little different!    --Ringer

Lips Angelo's "Solo 1". .    Off the wall in a good way. The steady beat kept together.    --Ringer

BeelzeBob's "Im Yours Head to Toe". .    Diatonics all dead? You're certainly getting that chrome nailed down. Nice job for sure!!    --Ringer

BeelzeBob's "Im Yours Head to Toe". .    Nice work on that weird cx12 Beelz. Jazzy and a cool riff at :53 - 1:03 especially.    --Lips Angelo

Ringer's "Minor Blues Major Pain". .    Good melodic work on harp and a cool tone/effect. Vocals were like a Joe Cocker/Bob Dylan combo plate...very nice.    --Lips Angelo

BeelzeBob's "Im Yours Head to Toe". .    Nice! Really like the jazzy feel. Numerous short, fast runs throughout added to the effect.    --Rontana

Ringer's "Aint No Use". .    Coming along well . . . nice, old-style feel    --Rontana

Lips Angelo's "She Left Bereft". .    Really liked the descending high-end work from about 1:24 to 1:35    --Rontana

Ringer's "Aint No Use". .    Good work on the harp...though, work some more bends in there :) Really liked the lyrics and your laid back singing.    --Lips Angelo

Lips Angelo's "She Left Bereft". .    yes sir, perfectly put in what you wanna say, got the groove, not sure if i ever said, that i like the sound from your's, fine jam    --TeeJay

Frosty's "Dangerous Pickup Lines". .    great playin the notes, good tone; maybe you could try to make some pauses, playin less notes over a beat, and try to make that thrillers ~ 0.53 a lil more relax; fine country sound    --TeeJay

Rontana's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    like that lil riff you throw in, may sometime a lil nervos, like the way you make a song from that instrumental    --TeeJay

Lips Angelo's "She Left Bereft". .    Amazing how Lip's can make that harp sound just like a piano! Ha ha! Nice multi-instrument playing. The harp is lots of fun!    --Rick

Lips Angelo's "Solo 1". .    Thanks Beelz. Wasn't sure about this one :))    --Lips Angelo

Lips Angelo's "Solo 1". .    Great job, vibe was somewhere between Tom Waits and Dr. John, keep em coming!    --BeelzeBob

Frosty's "Dangerous Pickup Lines". .    Nice country feel and a big sound Veijo :)    --Lips Angelo

Rontana's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    A good head :) and some swinging harping Rontana. Nice! Keep em' coming.    --Lips Angelo

TeeJay's "Aint No Use". .    Hey Teejay. So good to hear you post something again man. Been a while. We're all getting older too, but the blues keeps us young :)    --Lips Angelo

Frosty's "Dangerous Pickup Lines". .    Nice theme and it had that lonesome feeling to it.    --BeelzeBob

Lips Angelo's "She Left Bereft". .    Kept getting better and better, the last verse was really good!    --BeelzeBob

Ringer's "Aint No Use". .    Kept it simple and the result was good.    --BeelzeBob

Ringer's "Minor Blues Major Pain". .    Pretty nice on both harp and vox.    --BeelzeBob

Lips Angelo's "She Left Bereft". .    That's a long BT to keep it interesting but you pulled it off. The plunking fit in nicely with the composition.    --Ringer

Frosty's "Dangerous Pickup Lines". .    You're a cowboy at heart. Nice clean melodic playing.    --Ringer

Rontana's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Nice hook and surrounding cast of licks.    --Ringer

Lips Angelo's "She Left Bereft". .    Good job with the high end. Nice work with the percussion.    --panamaharp

Frosty's "Dangerous Pickup Lines". .    Nice relaxed song. Good job.    --panamaharp

Ringer's "I Tried Everything". .    Toe tapping good fun Dan. Upbeat vocals and harp make for a good listen!! Keep em' coming :)    --Lips Angelo

TeeJay's "Aint No Use". .    Nice to hear your voice again. Could have used a little more but that may be the beer talking.! Kind of reminded me of "Love in Vain"    --Ringer

Lips Angelo's "She Left Bereft". .    Sets the mood well. You leave plenty of space (something I often don't do). It was also nice when you took the harp up the high end    --Rontana

TeeJay's "Aint No Use". .    You had some good fills at around 1:33, and then from 2:35 till the end. I can hear a lot of bluesy possibilities coming along    --Rontana

Ringer's "I Tried Everything". .    You've a good blues voice. I'd suggest getting half a dozen licks down pat, just to have in your back pocket. Do that, and in no time you'll be coming with all sorts of familiar variations.    --Rontana

floppy lips's "Aint No Use". .    I liked that. Some good fills in there    --Rontana

panamaharp's "Organic Blues". .    Had a nice, mellow sound. Good triplets at 55 and 1:07. I'm not a chrom player, but it sounds like you're doing well    --Rontana

floppy lips's "Aint No Use". .    Great stuff man. Vocals and harp were just right. Keep it rolling !!!!!!!    --Lips Angelo

panamaharp's "Organic Blues". .    Did a great job on the chromatic!! Good tune :)    --Lips Angelo

Frosty's "Dangerous Pickup Lines". .    Ha ha ha! I can see cowboys two stepping to this in the saloon. It was great hearing a different melody over the chords. You made it sound effortless, my friend.    --Rick

Rontana's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Really nice, nimble playing. You make the runs sound effortless. Great job!    --Rick

TeeJay's "Aint No Use". .    I remember you TeeJay. I like your blues voice and your harp playing is enjoyable. And interesting because you put a lot of space between your notes. A good lesson for most of us.    --Rick

Ringer's "I Tried Everything". .    The ending was great! Love your voice. Harmonica is nice and spritely which fits the track perfectly.    --Rick

BeelzeBob's "Burnetts Blues". .    Great dark tone and good playing!    --Frosty

panamaharp's "Organic Blues". .    Simple but not boring playing, good timing, some nice tricks, a good sound. I liked it.    --Frosty

floppy lips's "Aint No Use". .    I liked a lot the moments at 1:45-1:55.    --Frosty

Ringer's "I Tried Everything". .    Like somebody said the harp had some good moments and some not so good. But you tried everything :-)    --Frosty

TeeJay's "Aint No Use". .    Nice vocals, harp playing was a bit stiff, but had some good ideas.    --Frosty

Rontana's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Nice acoustic sound and a melodic hook.    --Frosty

Rontana's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Nice job. Liked the way you had a recurring lick going throughout the song.    --panamaharp

TeeJay's "Aint No Use". .    Listened a second time, you played plenty of harp, I'm just getting old.    --BeelzeBob

Rontana's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Welcome back, sir! Nice head and a lot of fresh licks kept my interest. Good work, keep em coming!    --BeelzeBob

TeeJay's "Aint No Use". .    Great to have you back again, TJ! Good mood created by your voice, would like to have heard more harp. Keep em coming, you'll be back to form quickly!    --BeelzeBob

Ringer's "I Tried Everything". .    Great singing and lyrics as usual. Harp had some good moments and some less good moments.    --BeelzeBob

floppy lips's "Aint No Use". .    Amazing how you do it all 'a ce moment.' Really a treat to listen.    --BeelzeBob

panamaharp's "Organic Blues". .    Really nice, precise, playing. A little more groove and you will really be a chrom king.    --BeelzeBob

BeelzeBob's "Burnetts Blues". .    Yeah getting mean great sound this bit muffeld yeah gives it a autenthick feel !!!    --floppy lips

Frosty's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Joy feeling yeah like how you treated this with these fine licks !!!    --floppy lips

Frosty's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    That is sweet. You sound like an entire horn section    --Rontana

Ringer's "I Tried Everything". .    maybe some bluesy bends could come in, but i love that overall feel, fine jam, great singing    --TeeJay

floppy lips's "Aint No Use". .    It sets a nice mood. Made me want to be somewhere time passes slow with a beer in my hand.    --Rick

floppy lips's "Aint No Use". .    many of the songs i did here 10 years ago deal with that birds, so i love your song :-), yep, its a song. Fine, simple but feelful singing and playin. Maybe the harp could come in a lil smoother ... Great one. Greets from the neighbourhood    --TeeJay

panamaharp's "Organic Blues". .    yea, you're on the way with the chrom, well played, maybe a lil more impulsive, expressive could come in, on the other side i like that relax feeling    --TeeJay

BeelzeBob's "Burnetts Blues". .    Fine midnight jam feel you bring in, like the way you create fat and smoothful sound as well    --TeeJay

Frosty's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    love it veijo, fine feel for that ol swing, you bring in that great lil riffs from that era, well played and tastefully packed that package    --TeeJay

panamaharp's "Organic Blues". .    You are coming right along on that Chromatic. Your playing is taking advantage of it. I thought your main riff real good, but you should have varied it more, maybe by making the phrase longer.    --Rick

floppy lips's "Aint No Use". .    keep on rolling. It's the little embellishments that make the song special.    --Ringer

panamaharp's "Organic Blues". .    Not all that flashing but your finding your way just fine.    --Ringer

BeelzeBob's "Burnetts Blues". .    Nice one Bob. Interesting fat tone. Swinging right along with the boys.    --Ringer

Frosty's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    You got that horn cooking. Nice production.    --Ringer

BeelzeBob's "Burnetts Blues". .    Nice swinging tune...tone was a little too muddy for my taste    --panamaharp

BeelzeBob's "Burnetts Blues". .    The ol' Mississippi saxaphone swings on into the night. Don't let Little Walter know you are infringing on his territory. He'll punch out your lights!    --Rick

Frosty's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Great production, loved it all, especially that lick at 0:54. Don't set the bar so high! JK!    --BeelzeBob

BeelzeBob's "Burnetts Blues". .    Nice fat harp tone Beelz!!!    --Lips Angelo

Frosty's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Great job Veijo. Liked the harp harmonies, leads and the way you're working those ob's into your runs so seamlessly.    --Lips Angelo

Frosty's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Great swinging tune. Nice harmonies and quotes from classic tunes.    --panamaharp

Frosty's "Crashing the Bandstand". .    Wow! Count Frosty really aced this one by adding the counter melody! You really turned it into an arrangement! Plus of course your swing and tone!    --Rick

Rick's "Solo 1". .    Thank you again Rick and Bob!    --Frosty

Rick's "Dangerous Pickup Lines". .    This song contains my advice for the younger generation. Your welcome.    --Rick

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