I'm not buying it since I've already bought the album several times over, but I agree with your take regarding the drum sound on Fly By Night! I'm a huge Rush fan and have thought the same thing about the crisp and raw drums on that record for many years.
I started on bass, and that inspiration first struck when I was 12 and had a ride in the back of my brother's Cutlass Supreme that had a killer stereo in it. I was generally a country music fan at the time, but my bro popped in "Moving Pictures," and cranked "Tom Sawyer." The grit and rumble by...
Thanks!! It's funny you said that about Python, because I never really got into that either. Fawlty Towers, however, is classic TV! And I don't believe that I've ever played it for anyone other than the Mrs., but doing it live would be fun. I'd think that SOMEONE would recognize it.
If you are a fan of "Fawlty Towers," please check out my video! I don't know why I never shared it here before. Anyway, for years I wanted to do a cover of it and finally did exactly that. It's short & to the point!
I did OK! I'll gladly take the Boss clip-on tuner and two decent sets of strings I got; I like the Dunlop sampler pack; and there's also a $5 gift card from Cascio music though I don't know when or how I'll ever use it.
Last year I got a cool $80 strap and a Fishman clip-on tuner, with a...
I'm a huge ELP/Emerson fan, and was devastated at the news of his death. I was at my desk at the office when I learned of it. I find it incredibly ironic that Keith was a very outspoken opponent of gun rights, yet that's precisely what brought his demise. :(