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Re: Doug Wimbush/Tackhead


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Evan Meyers" <evanmeyers@yahoo.com>
To: <Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com>
Sent: Thursday, March 07, 2002 3:07 PM
Subject: Re: Doug Wimbush/Tackhead

> > BTW...last year, maybe the year before, Wimbish,
> > Will Calhoun, and Vinx put 
> > togther a project called "Jungle Funk". Now
> > disbanded, they put out only one 
> > CD, a live recording from europe.  All three used
> > loops extensively (Wimbish 
> > with a JamMan and 2290; Calhoun with 3 JamMAns, and
> > Vinx with two) all MIDI 
> > sync'd.  Really amazing work; vox, percussion and
> > bass...all looping very 
> > seamlessly.  A very cool and worthwhilew looping
> > disc.
> that disc was definitely from a few years ago...and as
> a huge living colour fan, i felt the need to check it
> out...especially after reading about the disc in bass
> player mag.  granted, that was a few years ago and i
> have matured quite a bit musically in those years, but
> as far as i can remember, that jungle funk disc
> (unless there was another disc with dw and wc from
> living colour) was so terrible that i actually
> returned it to the record store claiming it was a
> gift.  i do believe that was the only disc that i have
> ever returned in my life, and i brought it back the
> day i got it!  i would say that the fact that they
> disbanded so quickly might back up that it was a
> horrendous project.  
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