[LAU] Live video of that progressive jazz monstrosity

Patrick Shirkey pshirkey at boosthardware.com
Tue Nov 5 12:49:53 UTC 2013

On Tue, November 5, 2013 11:43 am, Ken Restivo wrote:
> Here it is, played live:
> https://vimeo.com/78583355
> I was playing playing bass and keyboards simultaneously there; our bass
> player had another gig that night. My Linux laptop was behind me, not
> seen; this was after I'd set up the MIDI keyboard to control all the
> synths. But it was right before I set up buttons on the Novation to switch
> patches quickly, so I was twiddling knobs to cycle through them.
> Synths/tools played in the video are fluidsynth, jack-rack, jconv, many
> LADSPA plugins, nekostring, and AMS.
> We were set up on stage wrong; the drummer and I couldn't see each other,
> which annoyed both of us, and there were all kinds of missteps because of
> that.  But this is the best live video I have of that peice.
> If you enjoyed the studio version, you might like the live version too.

Sounds better live.  To my ear there is a lot more warmth with the live
element. Crowd and visuals  give added appeal.  While you're in that time
period you don't have a video of that impromptu jam you did with Mike
Franti by any chance?

Patrick Shirkey
Boost Hardware Ltd

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