It's a lot easier to sound like, say, Jimi Hendrix now than it was in 1966. TH ---------- >From: Todd Madson <firstname.lastname@example.org> >To: Loopers-Delight@annihilist.com >Subject: Ever feel like throwing your stuff in the garbage? >Date: Tue, Aug 17, 1999, 8:16 AM > > I was at a music store yesterday trying out some gear and there was this > 14 year old kid playing a $600 Yamaha synth and I nearly passed out he >was > so good. He was making stuff up that sounded like it came off of a damn > vintage 1970s T. Dream or Eno album. He eventually got tired of his > little brother making horrid noise on some other synth so he took off > with brother in tow, but amazing - this guy could have been a genius if > he'd been heard 20 years ago. It was still amazing as it is today.