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Forum: Webmaster & Software Yesterday, 12:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 53
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Recommend a web page editor

Bob, you might consider moving to WordPress. That seems to be the trend of things. It's fairly straightforward and easy to learn.

Andrew
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 01-25-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Can we request (after migration) a longer dwell-time on topics in this subforum?

I was doing it every six months. The last archiving stretched longer than that.

What's funny is people do a report post of a sold item that is already in the Trading Post Archive. There's not a...
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 01-24-2021, 06:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Can we request (after migration) a longer dwell-time on topics in this subforum?

Hi. Posts aren't archived in this forum. This is a function of the settings for your personal account here.

Here's how you change it:

Click on "User CP" at the upper left of a forum page.

A...
Forum: Soda Shoppe 01-23-2021, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 274
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Rhythmic Fingerwork - companion video?

I don't know, Michael, I might have better luck having Jim pay me NOT to represent his brand! :lol:

Andrew
Forum: Soda Shoppe 01-23-2021, 11:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 274
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Rhythmic Fingerwork - companion video?

Hi and welcome!

There is no video/DVD that Jim made to go along with his book. And I doubt any are in the works, but Jim is active here on the forum, maybe he'll chime in.

Andrew
Forum: Piobaireachd 01-19-2021, 02:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Easy introductions to Piobaireachd?

Not sure about a podcast or video, but some basic piobaireachds are not overly difficult. Or you could just learn the ground/urlar—essentially the musical theme of the tune—which is typically about...
Forum: Music 01-18-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 322
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Funeral procession

First off, Eric, condolences and thank also thank you for your service.

Dream Angus might be other tune to consider.
And The Bells of Dunblane . . . which was written to memorialize the loss of...
Forum: Beer Tent 01-15-2021, 05:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,841
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Geico commercial with pipes

Here's the trash compactor/bagpipes commercial:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Ew5XttSy1s

Andrew
Forum: Beer Tent 01-15-2021, 03:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,841
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Geico commercial with pipes

:) I can only dream. I'm actually working six days a week and taking work home right now.
:willy:

Andrew
Forum: Beer Tent 01-15-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,841
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Geico commercial with pipes

At least one other person, I've watched it 26,999 times...

Andrew
Forum: Beer Tent 01-13-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,841
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Geico commercial with pipes

I think the shower and bedroom piper is Scott MacDonald, former PM of the LA Scots. I'm not used to him with a beard though! Not sure about the others...

Andrew
Forum: Beer Tent 01-08-2021, 06:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,674
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: So this is what the wait feels like... (new pipes)

What? You mean all reeds aren't exactly all the same? :lol:

What shop did you work in that carried Hardies, Richard?

Andrew
Forum: Beer Tent 01-05-2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 453
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Hope for the next generation of pipers...

Young musicians thanked as teenage piper fundraises enough money to run care home for full day...
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 01-03-2021, 11:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 654
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Nigel Richard R.I.P

Nigel was a maker, is that correct? The name is familiar.

Condolences to his family and friends.

Andrew
Forum: Beer Tent 12-31-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,674
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Forum: Beer Tent 12-31-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,674
Posted By Andrew Lenz
So this is what the wait feels like... (new pipes)

Murray Huggins is making me a set of silver engraved Colin Kyo pipes. Every set that I've owned have been used sets: the pipes I inherited from my grandfather, assorted sets that passed through my...
Forum: Beer Tent 12-29-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,114
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: "Scottish" DNA results for native-born Scots

For all the ambiguity of genes, my Ancestry DNA test came back about as spot-on as could be expected . . . clearly Irish, German, Italian—all relatively recent immigrants (19th & 20th century)—plus...
Forum: Piobaireachd 12-23-2020, 07:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,058
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Alt Pibroch Club?

That is good news. So many websites are lost when the owner passes away. Thanks go to Barnaby.

Andrew
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 12-22-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 453
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Pasadena Bag-Pipe Band 1926-1932

Richard, I don't know anything about the band(s), but thanks for sharing. Fun to see.

Andrew
Forum: Technique & Instrument 12-22-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 800
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Need help getting a seal

It it's particularly bad, I remember someone mentioning years ago that he'd modified a snorkel mouthpiece to help keep a seal to the blowpipe.

Andrew
Forum: Technique & Instrument 12-22-2020, 12:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 800
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Need help getting a seal

Another vote for giving the Reed Wrangler Ergonomic Mouthpiece a try. I love mine, it really helps keep a proper seal.

Andrew
Forum: Beer Tent 12-06-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,942
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Fondly remembered gigs?

That is HILARIOUS! :lol:

Andrew
Forum: Beer Tent 12-05-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,942
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Fondly remembered gigs?

My instructor called me to take a gig he couldn't take. It was a funeral arranged by local family he knew. The funeral turned out to be for a man whom had arranged a trip to Ireland years before that...
Forum: Beer Tent 12-01-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,414
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Groped by women when performing?

Nice one, Bob! :lol:

Andrew
Forum: Beer Tent 11-27-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,457
Posted By Andrew Lenz
Re: Piper in The Crown Season 4

This reminds me of Lorne Cousin touring with Madonna with a kilt that was down below his knees . . . Lorne no doubt questioned the length of the kilt he was asked to perform in, but in the end, it...
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