Jek's Gear and Random Malarkey

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  1. Sharaz_Jek

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    Had a great show New Years Eve and can't put the Tele down lately. :D

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    I just got a Tele for my Father in Law. It was hard to give it to him cause I wanted to keep it in my collection. Love the sound
     
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    I used to play a Les Paul. Loved the warm tone but my hands aren't what the used to be. A Tele is easier to play and you can make it sound like a steel guitar with a slide and good effects.
     
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    Your speaking my language. I'm a Gibson guy. I prefer my SG to the Les Paul though. Realistically though, it's my J45 acoustic that I play the most. Her voice is very sexy.
     
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    I had an SG once way back in the day. The band I was in at the time was really into the skater punk scene. So many great memories with so many good bands.

    The SG and me playing at the Lewisburg CC.
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    My current front woman, Cat at pre-show dinner on NYE. I just don't play with a full band anymore, though. You get too many people emotionally involved in making music and it can be a complete nightmare. At this stage in my life, just me and a talented female vocalist/songwriter works best.

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    We've been making music since eighth grade. She is funny as hell and does great impressions. I've been trying to get her to do some stand up comedy in our sets but she's not too keen on the idea. I'll just have to be persistent. There was a time when she wouldn't even get on stage and sing.

    My other bandmate who I play with occasionally. She's got a great RNB voice where Cat is more RIOTGIRRRRRRL! but can sing a ballad that will break your heart too. I'm fortunate to have grown up with seriously talented people.

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    Just ordered... Inbound... Always wanted one of these.

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    We had some crazy weather last night and tonight. Yesterday, torrential rain the flooded all of the small streams and water over the road in a lot of places. They're shutting down roads and then last night it dumped about five inches of snow so the water over the roads is frozen in most places. The water is still rising this morning and they're evacuating people from their homes. Been glued to the radio scanners all morning. Never seen a cluster f--k like this before.

    The current state of the West Branch Susquehanna River near Woolrich, PA

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    Stay safe, mate.
     
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    Thanks, man. Thankfully I didn't have to travel much today. From what I'm hearing on my scanners, it sounds like things have settled down. I just feel bad for all the people who have to deal with property damage.

    Since I don't vape anymore, I found a perfect use for the case. My tech accessories all fit nicely in it.

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    Okay, maybe you guys can help me figure out what this is. I was going through a box of my pap's things and I found this case. It's too thin to be a cigarette case. I thought it might be some sort of wallet. I do know it was a gift to him fry my great grandmother when she traveled around the world. It's neat whatever it is.

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    In case you ever wondered what an ice jam looks like.

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    Did up a sketch of Tank Girl last night with my two favorite drawing instruments. A Staedtler chuck and the Pentel P205.

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    WOOT! Finally arrived! Been wanting one of these since middle school.

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    Apparently, we have a lot of overlapping hobbies...

    Getting my music computer and room setup has me playing my G&L Legacy again...a little. Man, I've lost a lot of skill over the last couple years. Also, none of my guitar amps work (the only ones I had left were super cheap). On the bright side, Ableton Live's amp/cab emulation is pretty darn good...it sounds like a recording of a good tone, not having an amp in the room. But still....

    I should find a new guitar teacher. Mine moved back to the phillipines a few years ago.
     
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