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#91 bluejay

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Posted 12 November 2016 - 07:32 PM

When you guys have finalised the date and address, please create a new thread in this Events forum, and I (or Lurksalot) will pin it to the top, and then I'll plug it on Twitter and create an event on Facebook. :)

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Posted 12 November 2016 - 09:17 PM

I'm up for this, I hope it comes off.
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Posted 12 November 2016 - 09:59 PM

The December edition of Bass Guitar Magazine (hit my doormat this morning) has a review of the last South East Bash and it sounds pretty impressive, with a lot of useful detail about how it's set up and what goes on.

I can't commit to significant time organising, but I can ask a couple of peeps I know in the Mcr / Sk music network if any of the top bass players they work with would be willing to come and give a master-class or generally hang out, if that would be welcome. (Of course some of the people I'm thinking of might be among us...)

ps see the reviews of SEB here if you haven't already:
http://basschat.co.u...y-18th-october/

Edited by josie, 13 November 2016 - 02:16 PM.

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Posted 14 November 2016 - 09:12 AM

I'd try and attend this!

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Posted 18 November 2016 - 02:04 PM

Hi All,
up date...
been down and have provisionally booked Sunday12th of Feb. for between 12 and 6,
the place has to be empty by 6:30 for the bowlers.
deb and neil are going to have a chat about a price and get back to me.
soon as i get the call i will put the post up here and see if we can meet that.
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Posted 18 November 2016 - 02:39 PM

I'm up for this!
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Posted 18 November 2016 - 03:02 PM

I'd be up for this too, I'm only 20 minutes away down the M53...
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Posted 18 November 2016 - 03:09 PM

Room is £60 for the 6 hours.
Sunday12th of Feb. for between 12 and 6,

1, Hot food to order
2, big room
3, stage
4 bar
5, seating area.
6, free parking right out side
7, small pa.
8, ( i can if needed provide a larger pa if needed)
9, easy to get too by cheshire oaks. post code = CH65 6QF.

phone number, contact details and map....
http://www.whitbyclu...tact/4570950131

Just need to confirm it
YEA NAY ???

if there is any cash left over
can i nominate backford hospital ? as one option.
or the bass chat forum fund.

Edited by funkgod, 18 November 2016 - 03:10 PM.


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Posted 18 November 2016 - 04:00 PM

That sounds excellent, well played that man , I am out tonight but I will try and get a thread up tommorrow which we can use for the event, NW bass bash is go !
When I said lower the frequency , I didn't mean only on christmas and birthdays, blue moons Preston Guilds

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Posted 18 November 2016 - 04:44 PM

NWBB is GO!
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Posted 18 November 2016 - 04:57 PM

YAY!! Standing by for advertising on Twitter and creating the FB event in due course. :)

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Posted 18 November 2016 - 05:11 PM

Yay from me, in t'diary.
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Posted 18 November 2016 - 05:27 PM

I reckon Ill be able to make it.

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Posted 18 November 2016 - 09:30 PM

Yay. said Les :D
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Posted 19 November 2016 - 01:33 AM

Great choice of date, close to my birthday, am I allowed to bring cake as well as bass guitars? :)
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Posted 19 November 2016 - 09:15 AM

Cake gets you a reserved parking space and a queue of admirers :D , Cake is most welcome Josie .
When I said lower the frequency , I didn't mean only on christmas and birthdays, blue moons Preston Guilds

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Posted 19 November 2016 - 10:31 AM

View Postjosie, on 19 November 2016 - 01:33 AM, said:

Great choice of date, close to my birthday, am I allowed to bring cake as well as bass guitars? :)

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Posted 23 November 2016 - 08:09 PM

View Postowen, on 19 November 2016 - 10:31 AM, said:

CAKE!

Owin, if you go to the NW bass bash would you be taking along your 5 string double ?
im dying to see that, just too see if my hands can cope with a 5, as im on the look out for a doublebass again,
and what the sound is like.
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Posted 23 November 2016 - 08:35 PM

View Postfunkgod, on 23 November 2016 - 08:09 PM, said:

Owin, if you go to the NW bass bash would you be taking along your 5 string DB

It shall be so.
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Posted 24 November 2016 - 12:04 PM

View Postowen, on 23 November 2016 - 08:35 PM, said:

It shall be so.

Owen , you da man :thank_you: looking forward to that, cheers

Edited by funkgod, 25 November 2016 - 10:02 PM.


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Posted 24 November 2016 - 04:21 PM

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Posted 25 November 2016 - 10:05 PM

View Postowen, on 24 November 2016 - 04:21 PM, said:

(OwEn)

ahh buggir. sos, amindid ;)

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Posted 26 November 2016 - 10:36 AM

On reflection, I have been called much worse.
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