Guitar Messages by Craig Smoot

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  1. Craig Smoot (906)
    Announcements Forum · 157 Hits · 3/25/2001 2:01 PM
    <font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans serif" size="2" color="#990000"><br /><br />Hey folks! I know it's been awhile since I've frequented the WN forum, but work has kept me busier than a one-legged man in an a-- kicking contest lately. ...(more)
  2. Craig Smoot (906)
    Artists Forum · 169 Hits · 10/6/2000 11:23 AM
    <font face="tahoma, verdana, arial" size="2" color="#990000"><br /><br />Amen brother!  I was reading some of the entries and thinking, <font color="#660099"><i>"Wasn't the question 'Best <u>Metal</u> Solo'?  When did Edward ever record a 'metal...(more)
  3. Craig Smoot (906)
    Equipment Forum · 104 Hits · 10/3/2000 11:40 AM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#660099"><br /><br />I've probably raved in this forum before about the incredible-sounding <b>Hughes &amp; Kettner Tube Rotosphere</b>, but since you asked... if you want the most killer roto tone ava...(more)
  4. Craig Smoot (906)
    Artists Forum · 130 Hits · 10/2/2000 2:49 PM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#990000"><br /><br />Opinions are subjective, especially when it comes to taste, but sometimes I just gotta wonder how someone could dis a band's talent based on their own opinion of the music?  The DM...(more)
  5. Craig Smoot (906)
    Instructional Forum · 131 Hits · 9/28/2000 1:35 PM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#000099"><br /><br />I can honestly say that Jamey's book is <b>fantastic</b>, and I've only just begun getting into it!  To me, this book kinda picks up where <b>Zen Guitar</b> ends, applying practica...(more)
  6. Craig Smoot (906)
    Instructional Forum · 130 Hits · 9/28/2000 1:19 PM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#660099"><br /><br />For anyone who hasn't checked out what this great book is about, click <a href="http://www.black-label.com/zen_gtr.htm"><b>HERE</b></a> to read my synopsis of Phil's <b><i>"12 Poin...(more)
  7. Craig Smoot (906)
    Equipment Forum · 123 Hits · 9/12/2000 11:02 AM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#660099"><br /><br />"Scooped" tone I presume?  Yes, while a "scooped" tone <i>(i.e., mids cut; boosted highs &amp; lows)</i> may sound good to one's ears for metal and of course for more acoustic-esqu...(more)
  8. Craig Smoot (906)
    Artists Forum · 167 Hits · 9/8/2000 10:03 AM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#660099"><br /><br />The bassist from the Atlanta-based band <b>Appleseed</b> <i>(formerly <b>8 Bus</b>)</i> recently told me about a supposedly incredible Danish trio called <a href="http://www.superf...(more)
  9. Craig Smoot (906)
    Artists Forum · 97 Hits · 9/8/2000 9:50 AM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#990000"><br /><br />Amen!  King's X are an incredible unit.  I'd still probably say that <b>Rush</b> is the best <i>(in my book)</i> in regards to some seriously sick talent amongst all members of the...(more)
  10. Craig Smoot (906)
    Artists Forum · 128 Hits · 9/8/2000 9:43 AM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#990000"><br /><br />The <b>MULE</b> <u><i>Rules</i></u>, baby!  God bless bassist Allen Woody's wonderful soulhe will be sorely missed.  I just hope the Mule will carry on proper.  There's too much ta...(more)
  11. Craig Smoot (906)
    Open Forum · 37 Hits · 8/25/2000 12:25 PM
    Case in point: I can't see the <b><i>"Train"</i></b> in dude's post above because I don't have the <b>"Mini Pics Lil Vehicles"</b> font installed on my PC, so I just see a bunch of mixed-up letters scrolling across the screen.
  12. Craig Smoot (906)
    Open Forum · 37 Hits · 8/25/2000 12:19 PM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#990000"><br /><br />Cary, If you have a Windows PC, go to <b>Start &gt;&gt; Programs &gt;&gt; Accessories &gt;&gt; Character Map</b> to see all of the characters that you have at your disposal for eac...(more)
  13. Craig Smoot (906)
    Open Forum · 50 Hits · 8/24/2000 5:23 PM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#000099"><br /><br />No trade secrets lost here.  Hell, I <i>have</i> to do the HTML thing here just to keep my hand-coding chops up.  Those WYSIWYG tools are great, but they can spoil you real bad. <b...(more)
  14. Craig Smoot (906)
    Artists Forum · 43 Hits · 8/24/2000 5:14 PM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#000099"><br /><br />No prob at all man........<i>but you still can't have my <b>Bud Light</b>!</i> ;) <br /><br />Sorry.........couldn't resist.<br /><font face="wingdings" size="4">J</font> </font>
  15. Craig Smoot (906)
    Instructional Forum · 45 Hits · 8/24/2000 3:57 PM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#660099"><br /><br />Dude, <a href="http://www.black-label.com/tunings.htm"><b>alternate tunings</b></a> are <b><i>WONDERMOUS</i></b> when it comes to opening new doors, and the inverted chord voicings...(more)
  16. Craig Smoot (906)
    Artists Forum · 45 Hits · 8/24/2000 1:56 PM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#660099"><br /><br />As promised, I went home last night and broke out the <i>Seeds</i> album to refresh the melon, and here's what I remembered. <br /><br /><b>The Chorus</b><br />The choruses are bas...(more)
  17. Craig Smoot (906)
    Open Forum · 39 Hits · 8/23/2000 5:54 PM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#660099"><br /><br />Hey guys, I too used to be a big "Kyser" fan and all, but a certain pro musician web customer of mine <i>(who shall remain nameless for Cary's sake)</i> <font face="wingdings">J</f...(more)
  18. Craig Smoot (906)
    Artists Forum · 65 Hits · 8/23/2000 1:40 PM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#990000"><br /><br />Thanks for the little jab there, Caryit's about time someone took me down a notch or two. ;) <br /><br />Ward, my band and I used to cover <i>"Fools"</i>, and although it wasn't a...(more)
  19. Craig Smoot (906)
    Artists Forum · 41 Hits · 8/23/2000 10:16 AM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#660099"><br /><br />Vernon,<br /><br />The <a href="http://www.cdnow.com/cgi-bin/mserver/SID=1131720311/pagename=/RP/CDN/FIND/discography.html/ArtistID=BROTHER+CANE"><font color="#990000"><b>other Bro...(more)
  20. Craig Smoot (906)
    Open Forum · 46 Hits · 8/23/2000 10:02 AM
    <font face="verdana, arial" size="2" color="#000099"><br /><br />Well... to be honest, we figure that if we ever got any kind of break then we should <b><i><font color="#990000">"..ride it for all it's worth while the riding is good!"</font></i>...(more)