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by Losfer Words
Mon Jan 29, 2007 6:07 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: 'Hobbit' joins human family tree
Replies: 0
Views: 4064

'Hobbit' joins human family tree

:D Still wishing the tale was real? well here's some food for the imagination http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/2/hi/science/nature/3948165.stm Eventually scientists will also discover the "Neandrethal pits" or Europe are actually Orc pits, but hopefully they won't delve to deep into the earth and wake up a...
by Losfer Words
Fri Jan 26, 2007 5:45 pm
Forum: Recorders
Topic: Recorder range
Replies: 10
Views: 17856

The real question is, what's the top note you can hit on an alto ;) Requires much more finesse, you know... Fred sigh I was expecting a more synth player response from you such as "why try to hit it at all? just emualte it on a mellotron, chamberlin or sampling keyboard" Ok, let me find that mithri...
by Losfer Words
Fri Jan 26, 2007 5:07 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: Superhero Super Villian?
Replies: 11
Views: 10024

Superhero Super Villian?

Who are you? (who who who who I really wanna know) http://www.thesuperheroquiz.com http://www.thesuperheroquiz.com/villain Green Lantern Hot-headed. You have strong will power and a good imagination Lex Luthor A brilliant businessman on a quest for world domination and the self-proclaimed greatest c...
by Losfer Words
Sat Jan 20, 2007 5:48 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: Well, that's that.
Replies: 8
Views: 6398

Rumpska wrote:
PJ better not screw up the Halo movie, I am so looking forward to that.[/color]
Couldn't possibly be any worse than the adaptation of DOOM to the big screen- I think that was the worst, most disappointing movie I ever saw.
by Losfer Words
Sat Jan 20, 2007 5:46 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: Well, that's that.
Replies: 8
Views: 6398

MGM, which owns the distribution rights to The Hobbit, on Nov. 20 told Variety through a spokesman that "the matter of Peter Jackson directing the Hobbit films is far from closed." Just like in music, in films without decent distribution you won't make a dime. MGM will most likely get the final wor...
by Losfer Words
Tue Jan 16, 2007 5:48 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: Apple cell phone
Replies: 2
Views: 3544

I am waiting until they add a 5:1 surround sound home theatre to the the cell phone and a porta potty

right now you can listen to music, snap a photo or call for a pizza,
the latter demands they add the porta potty
by Losfer Words
Tue Jan 16, 2007 5:41 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: Glass Hammer comment
Replies: 0
Views: 3555

Glass Hammer comment

A GH Fan was kind enough to drop a note in the comments section of the Losfer Words site about the
feature our Ezine ran on Glass Hammer
http://www.deepbluewonders.net/lwr/music1/index.html
by Losfer Words
Fri Jan 12, 2007 4:10 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: Any HTML Experts Out There?
Replies: 6
Views: 6215

well these people are the ones breaking millions of web pages www.w3.org With www.w3.org constantly revising standards it's a good idea to periodically validate your code to make sure the greatest number of browsers can display it accurately The W3C Markup Validation Service - validator.w3.org/ HTML...
by Losfer Words
Wed Jan 10, 2007 5:40 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: Any HTML Experts Out There?
Replies: 6
Views: 6215

Windows no longer supports the object or embed tag in MSIE's new version.
There's a section here on apples web site that explains how to work around it with javascript.

http://www.apple.com/quicktime/tutorials/embed.html
scroll down to the section that's labeled
"Code to Replace"
by Losfer Words
Sat Oct 28, 2006 2:29 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: David's debut album Deep inside the Mind release date
Replies: 16
Views: 12792

David, I mangaged to get a one page feature article on you and your music and CD in the upcoming issue of Pathways to Excellence hopefully our readers will enjoy it as much as they did the feature and interview with Glass Hammer in previous issues.
by Losfer Words
Sat Oct 28, 2006 2:22 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: Chapman Stick
Replies: 18
Views: 14416

Whoa, Triple Post! This successfully concludes a demonstration of how to play rhythmic triplets by hooking up a vintage Ibanez AD-80 analog delay to the message board instead of a Chapman Stick, with the delay time dialed in at precisely 333.33333333333333 milliseconds. Be advised that board modera...
by Losfer Words
Wed Oct 25, 2006 12:18 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: Chapman Stick
Replies: 18
Views: 14416

Re: Chapman Stick

(+10pts. for anyone who can tell me what fictional instrument the Chapman Stick was used to represent in a famous sci-fi movie) I vaguely recall a scene in Dune where Patrick Stewart was playing one. As for why more artists don't use it? It's part of a give a gutiarist and bass player who can tap a...
by Losfer Words
Fri Oct 06, 2006 11:52 am
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: SPAM ATTACK!!
Replies: 24
Views: 18685

Sees Fred with a Fender guitar held sword-like, high overhead about to bring it slamming down upon the head of a spammer like a scene torn straight from a page in a Conan the Barbarian paperback. Screams! NOOOOO, runs over snatches the Fender away, replaces it with a Gibson LP saying "it's heavier, ...
by Losfer Words
Tue Oct 03, 2006 11:50 am
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: David's debut album Deep inside the Mind release date
Replies: 16
Views: 12792

Hey David Is this the same thing you sent me this past winter on CDR? or havethe contents changed since then? Tomorrow is the big day? I think I will have to mention it in the fall edition of the Ezine. After all, we had one entire edition of the Ezine with no Glass Hammer or Glass Hammer band membe...
by Losfer Words
Mon Oct 02, 2006 4:12 pm
Forum: Take a seat near the hearth
Topic: the "I've been to" Topic!
Replies: 122
Views: 79381

I've been on a quest to restock the studio with Yamaha RH-5Ma headphones. Had only one pair left that had not shorted out after almost a decade of use. Found a place that had a dozen in stock and purchased them all. If your a devout fan of the Yamaha NS10 studio monitors these headphones are closes...