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General Discussions / Youtube
« on: June 24, 2008, 07:17:05 AM »
Quote from: "D-Rider"
Oh sweet tits.

The worst Led Zep cover in the entirety of the space-time continuum.


To be fair, it didn't start off too badly, but once it got all 80s synth poppy, I was ready to vomit.  

Then again, 99% of any Stairway to Heaven cover will suck compared to the original, but this one was pretty bad.

http://youtube.com/watch?v=jAaw9KDlc3Y You've all seen this awful mess before.

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General Discussions / Youtube
« on: June 21, 2008, 10:22:24 PM »
I forgot if I posted this already.  Whatever.  It f'n brutalizes.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QOb6JSQd-Qw

It's studio footage of Cannibal Corpse, just the guitar, bass, and drums doing Frantic Disembowelment.

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General Discussions / Youtube
« on: June 12, 2008, 09:46:21 PM »
No, I don't play any MMORPGs.  However, I am a fan of Ryan Sohmer and Lar DeSouza's work (I love Least I Could Do; it's one of my favorite webcomics), so it only made sense that I should check out LFG.  And I think it's great; I love how it's hysterical yet also tells a pretty complex tale.  Richard and Krunch are my favorite characters.

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General Discussions / Youtube
« on: June 12, 2008, 09:42:34 PM »
If anyone likes the webcomic Looking for Group ( http://www.lfgcomic.com ) as much as I do, you'll certainly be amused by Richard singing "Slaughter Your World."  

http://lfgcomic.com/video/fcbazH6aE2g

The comic just reaffirms my theory that everyone I've ever encountered named Richard is completely insane, but in an entertaining way.

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General Discussions / Youtube
« on: June 07, 2008, 10:36:19 AM »
That was on TV back when I was 10 or so.  I was so excited to see a cartoon based on my favorite Nintendo game and felt blasphemed that Link was an obnoxious jackass and Zelda was a cold hard bitch.  I expected Link to be a valorous chivalrous knight and Zelda to be a nicer princess; I mean wouldn't you be more appreciative of the person who saves your ass in every game?  Even at age 10, before I really knew what anime was, I envisioned a Zelda cartoon looking like something out of these:  http://youtube.com/watch?v=doxqJkwBClM

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The other day I saw something on the History Channel about actual archaeological connections and research to the Indiana Jones movies.  One thing that stood out to me was when one scholar said that archaeologists laughed during the opening sequence of Crystal Skull because there really ARE warehouses like that (often attached to research universities) where all manner of historical treasures exist and few people really know they're actually there.  To archeologists, the warehouse bit was funny because it was true.  Go figure, huh?  

Every time an Indy movie comes out, people get excited about archeology again.

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General Discussions / Youtube
« on: May 25, 2008, 09:46:43 AM »
Eh, Weezer's best albums were still Blue and Pinkerton.  

Anyway, here's "Swimming Pool" by The Nerve.  Joe Nerve, the bassist, plays with Bumblefoot and a bunch of others and I bought my Warwick off of him.  When I first watched the video's bedroom scenes, I was like "THAT'S MY BASS!!!!"  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rMZ-t4Fc85U

Sorry Joe, but you ain't getting your old Warwick back.

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I just came back from Indiana Jones and the Crystal Skull.  (I don't need the whole "kingdom of..." in the title.  It's better like this:P)  I flippin' loved it.  Wonderful Indiana Jones installment.  It's like the expanse of time between the films never was.  Nothing was overwrought or anything.  Were there segments where I had to consciously suspend my disbelief?  Oh absolutely, but I've had to do that for every Indy film, especially Temple of Doom.  

*smacks lips* I could really use some snake surprise and chilled monkey brains right about now.  mmm mmm mmm delicious!  (though if I'm not mistaken, snakes and monkey brains are actually delicacies in some parts of Africa.)

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General Discussions / Youtube
« on: May 21, 2008, 01:26:52 PM »
So you think Steve Harris (Iron Maiden) and Alex Webster (Cannibal Corpse) are fast bassists?  Jayen Varma is said to be one of the world's fastest.  I believe he set a record at playing 36 notes a second.  

A short clip about his speed:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WZLaFaHcnTY

Here he does some funky groovy stuff:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9u-GrHy6rLI

Extended stuff where he plays and talks about his technique:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qip3Cy14fhk&NR=1

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General Discussions / Youtube
« on: May 10, 2008, 10:12:22 AM »
Quote from: "D-Rider"
Quote from: "Parn"
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KuWMdPk-9rI


I guess that some okay playing, but it pains me to see that somebody fucked up an Explorer with all those wapanese stickers.  God, I hope it's a copy and not the real deal. :P


The headstock didn't look like a Gibson headstock to me.  The one the kid was playing looked longer and more rounded at the end.  Methinks it was a Kramer headstock.

Still, it's not as bad as Flea obtaining a super rare, pre-CBS, 1960's Fender P-bass with a shell pink finish valued at $30K... and immediately slapping a sticker on it.  Bass Player magazine managed to snap some pics of the bass before it got to Flea so we could see it before Flea stickered it up.  I love Flea and I adore the Red Hot Chili Peppers, but I don't like the way Flea stickers up his basses.  Stickered up guitars/basses just look cheap to me.  

Anyway, this video is one reason why I love the Screaming Headless Torsos so much.  Every musician in that band is an absolute beast and that drummer man... whoa! http://youtube.com/watch?v=fYgPU-WnmnA

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General Discussions / Youtube
« on: May 09, 2008, 04:45:30 PM »
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrav_MSMjNs&NR=1

Stanley Clarke, Marcus Miller, and Victor Wooten all on the same stage.  This is the ultimate orgasm for bassists.

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General Discussions / RPGFan Community Photo Thread: 2007 Edition
« on: May 03, 2008, 11:41:04 AM »
Since we the vain boys are showing off recent pics, I'll follow like a sheep and post some pics I took of me today.  

Me without glasses:

Me with glasses:

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General Discussions / RPGFan Community Photo Thread: 2007 Edition
« on: April 17, 2008, 05:12:27 PM »
Degs, I think you know what I'm going to ask.

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General Discussions / RPGFan Community Photo Thread: 2007 Edition
« on: March 31, 2008, 03:03:29 PM »
Hence why I went by the stage name "Neal Nerdypants" during that show.  http://rumg.rutgers.edu/~rumg/photos/12_1_06/index.html

I don't wear those pants often, only when I'm playing live and want to be the center of attention.  They're bright orange and I love them.  I get asked about them a lot, though.  I got them from Polo/Ralph Lauren online and it was the last pair in stock.

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General Discussions / RPGFan Community Photo Thread: 2007 Edition
« on: March 31, 2008, 02:50:13 PM »
Pat, +1 on what the others said about your kid.  He does not want to clean up his mess and will be stubborn and willful about it.  

Deg, if my friends Skunk and Rock Star Phil were to have a baby, it would probably look like you.  They're two of the coolest guys I know.  

This is probably my favorite picture of me on the intarwebnet.  It's from December 2006.  I have much shorter hair now.  http://rumg.rutgers.edu/~rumg/photos/12_1_06/neal3.jpg

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