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  1. KenD replied to the thread Playing the part versus playing the record part.

    I would just say casually, politely to the MD "I can play this straight as it's written or I can play it as recorded, whichever you prefer."

    Dec 8, 2022 at 8:34 PM
  2. KenD replied to the thread 3 hour nightime outdoor gig on New Years in New Enlgand. Would you do it?.

    If the money isn't GREAT I would pass and give them the name and number of a local DJ.

    Dec 8, 2022 at 2:14 PM
  3. KenD replied to the thread NBD my 1st fretless: SX Ursa 3 short scale.

    That is a really good looking instrument! Congrats :) I'll be interested to hear your further comments on tonality, given the...

    Dec 7, 2022 at 8:56 PM
  4. KenD replied to the thread Do you wear a watch when you play?.

    Yes I do, but only when I'm doing my Elvis impersonation act.

    Dec 7, 2022 at 7:13 PM
  5. KenD liked Les Fret's post in the thread Music Theory Question.

    I am not sure if D2 and Dadd2 are correct names. It’s Dsus2 and Dadd9. Can you say the exact tones your D2 and Dadd2 has?

    Dec 7, 2022 at 2:59 PM
  6. KenD liked Freekmagnet's post in the thread Keyboards in Cover Bands - How do you do things?.

    I think that depends on what kind of band you want to be. If you just want to play bar rock, it doesn’t really matter. 8 years ago,...

    Dec 6, 2022 at 10:15 PM
  7. KenD replied to the thread Keyboards in Cover Bands - How do you do things?.

    I'm just partial to them :) One of the first jazz records I ever bought a loooong time ago and then listened to constantly was Richard...

    Dec 6, 2022 at 10:10 PM
  8. KenD replied to the thread Keyboards in Cover Bands - How do you do things?.

    Maybe as bassists we're just somewhat jealous that some Hammond B3 players can put our brethren out of work with their left foot pedal...

    Dec 6, 2022 at 1:39 PM
  9. KenD liked Mark_70's post in the thread Keyboards in Cover Bands - How do you do things?.

    I've been in bands with different approaches - in one band, we didn't have any keys. That does mean we won't be able to play a certain...

    Dec 6, 2022 at 1:31 PM
  10. KenD replied to the thread Keyboards in Cover Bands - How do you do things?.

    Doesn't this depend on what "covers" the band is playing? Years ago I played in a very successful (locally) "cover" band that leaned...

    Dec 6, 2022 at 12:10 PM
  11. KenD replied to the thread Thunderbird vs Rickenbacker again...

    Got decisions to be made between...... [MEDIA]

    Dec 4, 2022 at 1:44 PM
  12. KenD replied to the thread Bringing a backup bass and amp to a gig.

    Back in the days of "the band" we always carried with us one spare amp head that could work well enough in a pinch for anyone whose amp...

    Dec 1, 2022
  13. KenD liked AGCurry's post in the thread Modal Interchange?.

    You may have dominant and subdominant chords "switched." A dominant chord is V, subdominant is IV. The D7/A in the key of Bb major is...

    Dec 1, 2022
  14. KenD liked MonetBass's post in the thread I don't want to go to practice....

    Sounds like it's time to leave the prog metal group. If it were me, I'd get back together with the vocalist, who seemed to be pretty...

    Dec 1, 2022