I need a new greeting

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Coutts_is_god, Nov 12, 2005.

  1. Coutts_is_god

    Coutts_is_god Guest

    Dec 29, 2003
    Windsor, Ont, Canada
    I normaly say "Hello" ...... "How are you?"
    Or "Hey"

    I'm getting board of those and would like something new. 'Hello' Is to dull. Blends in to much. 'How are you' is just to deep and 'hey'. Well 'hey' isn't cutting through the mix. I'm sure I just need a new greeting with more wattage. Should I go with a combo greeting or a stack greeting?
    How loud is to loud when it comes to greeting? Like I don't want to be on the phone and wake up my nieghbours at night. I'd also like one that can be loud but won't lose its togetherness played at low levels.

    I was thinking 'Yo' but it doesn't have enough punch. Then again a punch to the shoulder, has to much punch.
  2. What up.
  3. Davidoc

    Davidoc Guest

    Sep 2, 2000
    Northern VA and JMU
  4. Leinad

    Leinad Guest

    Feb 3, 2003
    Cork City, Ireland
    How'rya? In a thick, incomprehensible Irish accent. Dah ladeez be all up on ya farmer ass.
  5. "How ya doin'?"
  7. beaglesandbass

    beaglesandbass Think first, then post? Staff Member Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2001
    Philly Suburbs
    what up dawg?
  8. Sonorous

    Sonorous Guest

    Oct 1, 2003
    Denton, TX
    Fire!! Ahhh!!
  9. R.Lee

    R.Lee Guest

    Nov 12, 2005
    Yo mon
  10. SoComSurfing

    SoComSurfing Mercedes Benz Superdome. S 127. R 22. S 12-13.

    Feb 15, 2002
    Mobile, Al
  11. Matthew Bryson

    Matthew Bryson Guest

    Jul 30, 2001
    I like to use a seperate head and cab - that way I have more flexiblity for each situation. I generally run the pre greeting at about 7 and set the post greet gain depending on the room. I usually scoop the EQ a bit for most greetings...

    In person I like to go with a "Howdy" - it makes me feel like a cowboy - and on the telephone I like to just say "Go".
  12. canopener

    canopener Guest

    Sep 15, 2003
    Isle of Lucy
    Boost the mids between "What's shakin'?" and "take 'er easy." I wouldn't worry about cutting through unless you're using more than a touch of distortion.
  13. KeithBMI

    KeithBMI Guest

    Golly Gee Wilikers!
  14. Vorago

    Vorago (((o)))

    Jul 17, 2003
    Antwerp, Belgium
  15. dharma

    dharma Srubby wubbly

    Oct 14, 2005
    Monroe, Louisiana
    Punch yourself in the groin. That will surely throw them off.
  16. G'day, hows it going?
    Greetings friend, how are ya?
    Good morning.(especially in the evening)
  17. Nick man

    Nick man Guest

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay
  18. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Well, I usually go with the

    "Hey, how are ya?"
    or "Whazzup?"
  19. jackmurray

    jackmurray Guest

    Aug 19, 2005
    Sydney, Australia
    How about "I'M NOT GAY!"

    I use that one and look at how many friends I have. You should try it too.
  20. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Retired Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    "What're you looking at?"