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Chris sent this track to me earlier today with the request that I add some percussion to it. I had something different in mind. After the first take I was afraid to return it to him, fearing that he would convert it to 23 edo or something…read more
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thetworegs said

Loving it …..

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*Pilón* reveals a Cuban pattern, traditionally played on Timbales, but in this case on Jr. Congas & Congas (with gated reverberation and flanger effect). The rhythm of Pilón is based on the motions of pounding sugar cane. A new son reveals…read more
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thetworegs said

He’s not so good today he was sick at school but it’s not all bad now he’s got 48hrs home with dad …..

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All of a sudden, Mercy. Just like that. Everything: Reefwalker Percussion: Norm Sound Bite: A bad-assed sage, who is very special to us. Etching: Bob Coronato read more
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thetworegs said

I’m getting on bare back yeeh haar !!

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All of a sudden, Mercy. Just like that. Everything: Reefwalker Percussion: Norm Sound Bite: A bad-assed sage, who is very special to us. Etching: Bob Coronato read more
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Sister Savage said

Joyful everything.

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All of a sudden, Mercy. Just like that. Everything: Reefwalker Percussion: Norm Sound Bite: A bad-assed sage, who is very special to us. Etching: Bob Coronato read more
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Norm said

Tell me, exactly who could actually stay on that horse?

Then I will tell you. The bad-assed sage would have worn that pony out.

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All of a sudden, Mercy. Just like that. Everything: Reefwalker Percussion: Norm Sound Bite: A bad-assed sage, who is very special to us. Etching: Bob Coronato read more
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Guest said

This music makes me so happy! What a privilege it was to see the few hours you spent, prior to sending it to your Mighty Brother, the Reefwalker. Great sound guys!

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All of a sudden, Mercy. Just like that. Everything: Reefwalker Percussion: Norm Sound Bite: A bad-assed sage, who is very special to us. Etching: Bob Coronato read more
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Colleen Dillon said

really cool song…. love the vibe! The etching is outstanding! Congrats on this collab

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All of a sudden, Mercy. Just like that. Everything: Reefwalker Percussion: Norm Sound Bite: A bad-assed sage, who is very special to us. Etching: Bob Coronato read more
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Reefwalker said

Glad to get back in the saddle with a Norm collab!
Fun making this one, thanks Norm!

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Conga improvisation. It could really use some vintage surf-style guitar work... 4/8 180bpm.
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thetworegs said

I’m surfing the net and i’m naked YAAAaaahh! Happy new year!!!!

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Just another obscure saint. Not much known about him. Probably much more important and significant than any of us will ever realize. Oh, yeah, and then there is Saint Simon. Same thing for him. RIP Alex. 3 Congas, Vintage Bass Cocktail…read more
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vaisvil said

Merry Christmas to you and yours as well!

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Here's the original track.
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Guest said

Cool, love the guitar and drums

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Just another obscure saint. Not much known about him. Probably much more important and significant than any of us will ever realize. Oh, yeah, and then there is Saint Simon. Same thing for him. RIP Alex. 3 Congas, Vintage Bass Cocktail…read more
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kirklynch said

What a great groove!

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Caveat emptor: I did absolutely none of the drumming in this piece. WORLD PREMIER! FIRST RECORDING OF THIS PATTERN - EVER! My friend Kokou "Alex" Yemey called me a few days ago with some urgency in his voice: "I must record this before…read more
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Cave Street said

Brilliant!

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Here's proof. Proof that things are a bit mysterious in my studio. Late last night my Bass Cajon all of a sudden decided to start accompanying me on its own - without me touching it. At first I thought that some apparitional bass player had…read more
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Guest said

I like your sixth sense and the way that you communicate. Very creative!

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Caveat emptor: I did absolutely none of the drumming in this piece. WORLD PREMIER! FIRST RECORDING OF THIS PATTERN - EVER! My friend Kokou "Alex" Yemey called me a few days ago with some urgency in his voice: "I must record this before…read more
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Guest said

Norm….your music has just lifted my spirit!

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Just another obscure saint. Not much known about him. Probably much more important and significant than any of us will ever realize. Oh, yeah, and then there is Saint Simon. Same thing for him. RIP Alex. 3 Congas, Vintage Bass Cocktail…read more
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Johnny Stone said

You are the King of Percussion

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Just another obscure saint. Not much known about him. Probably much more important and significant than any of us will ever realize. Oh, yeah, and then there is Saint Simon. Same thing for him. RIP Alex. 3 Congas, Vintage Bass Cocktail…read more
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vaisvil said

oh sad sad about Alex.

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Caveat emptor: I did absolutely none of the drumming in this piece. WORLD PREMIER! FIRST RECORDING OF THIS PATTERN - EVER! My friend Kokou "Alex" Yemey called me a few days ago with some urgency in his voice: "I must record this before…read more
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thetworegs said

What an excellent atmosphere he created with his music….I’m sorry for your loss

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Just another obscure saint. Not much known about him. Probably much more important and significant than any of us will ever realize. Oh, yeah, and then there is Saint Simon. Same thing for him. RIP Alex. 3 Congas, Vintage Bass Cocktail…read more
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thetworegs said

Always a pleasure Norm. ………………..sad news and oh so true

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Just another obscure saint. Not much known about him. Probably much more important and significant than any of us will ever realize. Oh, yeah, and then there is Saint Simon. Same thing for him. RIP Alex. 3 Congas, Vintage Bass Cocktail…read more
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Reefwalker said

Always great hearing the percs! Mic ups on the skins is crisp. Love it!

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