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Re: Question of the Week -- when do you NOT loop?

Yeah it can be difficult but I find that with a small ensemble (duo or 
trio or quartet) it can work out well when the other musicians can 
hear the loop at a good level in the mix. Maybe the guys I play with 
just listen  as I listen to them. A good long sound check and lower 
stage levels can also realy help.I go back and forth from loop and no 
loop ,bring em in when the groove is happening and pedal em out when 
there's a glitch. The audience doesn't usually catch on if you're 
quick about it. It's all in practice and experience. I know my brother 
Robbie Aceto uses a headphone mix to the drummer in loud situations 
.Works well to keep everything locked up and grooveacous.
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