Dennis John Mason
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Dennis John Mason left a comment for Keni Lee Burgess
"99% of electricity is sourced from coal, hydroelectric, and nuclear, which all do horrendous damage to life on earth - I have to go with Old Lowe on the acoustic bit...and yes, I realize that my laptop uses electricity. That is why everything but…"
Sep 23, 2009
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Sep 23, 2009
Keni Lee Burgess left a comment for Dennis John Mason
"Hello, I have started a CBN group entitled, "How to Play CBG" It is my hope and intention to encourage the "Wealth of Talent" here on the Nation to share their knowledge and skill to further the CBG movement. Please consider…"
Aug 23, 2009
Dennis John Mason and Dylan Waldron are now friends
Jul 10, 2009
JUJU left a comment for Dennis John Mason
"Hey Dennis , if you got the blues you come to the right place mate , thanks for the info on the didgeridoo , sorry i wasnt aware the whole didgeridoo was made from the same material as the Mouth piece i thought it was just a slot on job instead of…"
Jul 5, 2009
Dennis John Mason left a comment for JUJU
"My browser and the srver for Nation are not getting along so well, thanks for the invite, I'm also new to computer and damn straight I got the blues..."
Jul 5, 2009
Dennis John Mason and JUJU are now friends
Jul 5, 2009
Dennis John Mason left a comment for JUJU
"You're on the right track, Juju, technically speaking, bamboo is a giant grass, and the yidaki (didgeridoo) indeed comes from Gondwannaland (Australia) but this is not the traditional termite-hollowed eyucalyptus, that species of termite lives…"
Jul 5, 2009
JUJU commented on Dennis John Mason's photo
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didgeridoo mouthpiece

"Cool Whats it sculpted from , looks like Australian Grass tree root ? juju."
Jul 5, 2009
Dennis John Mason posted a photo

didgeridoo mouthpiece

sculpted mouthpiece eliminates the need for beeswax - this is one end of a single bit of bamboo, fully cured and preserved with linseed oil so no worries on the cracking!
Jul 4, 2009
Brian Lemin left a comment for Dennis John Mason
"What happeneded? I lost the comment. just to say the straw exercise seems a good idea."
Jul 3, 2009
Dennis John Mason left a comment for Brian Lemin
"o.k., shakuhachi 10,000 times harder than it oughta be, but...circular breathing 10,000 times easier than you think. Whew! First step (the way I taught myself is impossible to explain, if I can figure out frikken i-movie I will post a vid in…"
Jul 3, 2009
Brian Lemin left a comment for Dennis John Mason
"I have got the beginnings of a video on the didgeridoo. Probably about14 minutes so far. I am having tio think about the story it will tell. Its a great instrument and i have totally failed to learn circular breathing!"
Jul 3, 2009
Dennis John Mason left a comment for Brian Lemin
"...and yes, it can be quite intimidating to be a newbie in Nation, as I am."
Jul 3, 2009
Dennis John Mason left a comment for Brian Lemin
"So I researched for months,everything didge, and I settled on bamboo as raw material - spent 2 years experimenting with bamboo in curing and preservation process - built my own bamboo tools from steel tubing I found in dumpster and also tools made…"
Jul 3, 2009
Dennis John Mason left a comment for Brian Lemin
"O.k., mate, I forgot to mention that my bamboo journey began in '96 when I awoke from a dream that commanded me to obtain and play a didgeridoo - and I did not know what a didgeridoo was! So I started scouring L.A for a didge, found a…"
Jul 3, 2009

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At 1:29pm on August 23, 2009, Keni Lee Burgess said…
Hello,
I have started a CBN group entitled, "How to Play CBG" It is my hope and intention to encourage the "Wealth of Talent" here on the Nation to share their knowledge and skill to further the CBG movement. Please consider contributing an instructional "video" link to this group. If you are a viewer seeking instruction, please feel free to write. If you have any suggestions or know other players who you think may want to post instructional "video" links, please contact me. Thank you for your interest and support, Keni Lee
At 9:10pm on July 31, 2009, BeetleJuice! said…
Hey, I see you found this place...did you make one yet???
I have a cool site with lots of killer three stringers and cool folk guitars
At 4:34pm on July 5, 2009, JUJU said…
Hey Dennis , if you got the blues you come to the right place mate , thanks for the info on the didgeridoo , sorry i wasnt aware the whole didgeridoo was made from the same material as the Mouth piece i thought it was just a slot on job instead of using bees wax !
thanks for your comments on the slide , more of a builder than player but i give it a bash lol!

yeah the nation site quite often screws up so your not on ya own with that !
Good to have you here bro
hope to see you around
juju.
At 11:19pm on July 3, 2009, Brian Lemin said…
What happeneded? I lost the comment. just to say the straw exercise seems a good idea.
At 8:53am on July 3, 2009, Brian Lemin said…
I have got the beginnings of a video on the didgeridoo. Probably about14 minutes so far. I am having tio think about the story it will tell. Its a great instrument and i have totally failed to learn circular breathing!
At 10:03am on July 2, 2009, Brian Lemin said…
It is a beautiful sounding instrument. It has always been on my "to make" list, but woodwinds scare me a bit and 200 hours is scary..... but If you find something simple i will almost certainly give it a go.
At 11:03am on June 29, 2009, Low Budget Luthier said…
welcome to the nuthouse
 
 
 

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