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strugz
BRONZE Member since Mar 2002

strugz

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Southampton - Possibly...

Total posts: 3964
Posted:Ok so after have the chance to get up to Uberstaff and meet all the loverly Irish folk that went, ive decided that they are all so nice that they should be visited very soon.



If not only to steal more staff trix wink



So far they have kindly offerd places to stay, but are not sure on numbers but we are all grown ups and ive started this here so we can be a little organised.



Im thinking the weekend of the 17th June we fly over and come back on the Monday , then we can have much harcore spinnage on sat and sunday along with much tea drinking and doobie making smile



Call it a tribute to Uberstaff cool



So what i would like to know is who in ireland can make it to Dublin that weekend, and who in the Uk wants to come with me biggrin



So far the list of the UK attacking team is:



Frodo

2bags

Strugz

Dunc (in spirit)

Birgit

MCP

Skully

Vixen

Nate



So any other takers? flying from gatwick return will be max 40 if we book in next few weeks! smile the earlier we can decide the cheaper it will be!



Let the dissciussion begin weavesmiley



bounce bounce bounce bounce bounce bounce bounce bounce bounce


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_Clare_
BRONZE Member since Oct 2002

_Clare_

Still wiggling
Location: Belfast

Total posts: 5967
Posted:I have an objection to a certain video'd bit being used biggrin

But I think you will probably ignore me, so I'll just shut up smile

As for the music... I would avoid trad stuff where possible - don't know about everyone else, though.

What about Therapy? or the Undertones? Teenage Kicks is a classic smile And I suppose there's always some cheesy U2 for good measure.

Thanks for all the work hug


Getting to the other side smile

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Helz Bellz
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

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Location: Bristol!

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Posted:ubblol

I don't think i'm in it - so I have no objections at all!!

when will it be ready, when? when? when?

hug kiss hug


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strugz
BRONZE Member since Mar 2002

strugz

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Location: Southampton - Possibly...

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Posted:ubblol

thats what you think wink


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fluffy napalm fairy


fluffy napalm fairy

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Posted:*waits eagerly*

Geologists do it in the dirt................ spank

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Dr_Molly


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Posted:biggrin
Will there be a cameo appearance by the mole? I know she didn't juggle anything but she is very cute.


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strugz
BRONZE Member since Mar 2002

strugz

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Posted:possibly wink

cant say for sure yet what is going in as im waiting for nate to send me his........... ive got over 2hrs worth of stuff from sunday and sunday night..........

once all footage is on laptop ill have more of an idea......... but Moley will no doub be making an appearance smile


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fluffy napalm fairy

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Posted:bounce

Thank you I am downloading things to fix herbert now smile


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strugz
BRONZE Member since Mar 2002

strugz

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Location: Southampton - Possibly...

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Posted:nice one fluff..........

thats a wicked site for "bits n pieces" wink

Hope herbert gets better ubblol

smile


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Birgit
BRONZE Member since Jan 2005

Birgit

had her carpal tunnel surgery already thanks v much
Location: Edinburgh

Total posts: 4145
Posted:I doubt you would've filmed my amateur-poi, but if you have go for it wink

About music... Lisa, do you have any of Sinead's stuff recorded? That would be so cool to have on the video too smile


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ado-p
GOLD Member since May 2004

ado-p

Pirate Ninja
Location: Galway/Ireland

Total posts: 3882
Posted:Kila would be great for a track strugz... and you can stick myself and the little french lady on the vid too



but only the bits where we look wonderfull... ubbangel





Love is the law.

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strugz
BRONZE Member since Mar 2002

strugz

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Location: Southampton - Possibly...

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Posted:m8

who and what is kila? track name or title of band?

As for using you both in vid.............. little french lady looks wonderfull....... but you i might have a problem with wink

ubblol


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Faberg
GOLD Member since Aug 2003

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Location: Dublin, Ireland

Total posts: 1459
Posted:i second that clap

Kila ubblove

fits the whole setting perfectly

aidan can you send strugz some tracks from Luna Park by email or somesuch, or do any of you ukkers have the album??


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ado-p
GOLD Member since May 2004

ado-p

Pirate Ninja
Location: Galway/Ireland

Total posts: 3882
Posted:Kila is a superb irish trad group but its not your average run of the mill diddly dye.

look for an album called Lemonade and Buns... theres a few more the names allude me. Fabby would know...

right, im off to work biggrin


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Faberg
GOLD Member since Aug 2003

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Location: Dublin, Ireland

Total posts: 1459
Posted:Luna Park is my fav album, but perhaps that's just me....

Tg go bog is another smasher

it's contemporary trad. like ado said, not your average skiddledy diddley eye trad, there's lots of percussion, it's lovely music to spin to. most of their tracks are sung "as gaeilge" (in irish) too so it would fit the vid beautifully ubblove


but that's just my opinion.

i've no way of getting the music to you though, unless i post you my cds...

could you have a look and see if you can download some of it somewhere and have a wee listen and see what you think?

hug


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Faberg
GOLD Member since Aug 2003

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Location: Dublin, Ireland

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Posted:i'll contact Sinead too and see if she has anything she'd like to contribute

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Helen_of_Poi
SILVER Member since Apr 2004

Helen_of_Poi

lapsed spinner
Location: Dublin, Ireland

Total posts: 412
Posted:Kila sounds good to me! And in the unlikely event that i'm in the video, i don't mind at all smile

Helen_of_Poi

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strugz
BRONZE Member since Mar 2002

strugz

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Posted:hey fabby can you not mp3 the track and email it to me ubbangel

go on... abuse the power that is technology wink


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Faberg
GOLD Member since Aug 2003

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Location: Dublin, Ireland

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Posted:you might need doopy for that one

i'm completely retarded when it comes to anything compoootery

if i bring my cd to an internet cafe would they do it for me?


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strugz
BRONZE Member since Mar 2002

strugz

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Posted:m8 i will sort you out with full programm and details of how to rip cdz - tiz usefull info and is suprising easy...........

besides, your not retarded, ive met you........... your special wink

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Faberg
GOLD Member since Aug 2003

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Location: Dublin, Ireland

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Posted:but wouldn't i need a pc?? which i don't have



only this one at work, on which we can't use any non-work related software



there's a cute guy works down the internet shop, i think i'll go flirt with him this weekend and see if he can sort me out wink biggrin


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Nate
BRONZE Member since Aug 2004

Nate

Groovy ga watashi no namae desu!
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, England

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Posted:ubblol

i'll probably end up sending the edited footage to you strugz, but via yousendit, alot faster than mail biggrin

i'll get on to it tonight if i have time


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ado-p
GOLD Member since May 2004

ado-p

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Location: Galway/Ireland

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Posted:i have a couple of their albums on mp3, unfortunatly my laptop appeared to have died a full and complete death on the same day i left cork. i'll be back in limerick monday and see what i can do...

Love is the law.

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Nate
BRONZE Member since Aug 2004

Nate

Groovy ga watashi no namae desu!
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, England

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Posted:aww adop hug for the dying laptop

hope its ok


I like Languages.

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Ronopotamus
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Ronopotamus

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Posted:I'm voting for "afro celt sound system" as soundtrack to Tara!
Can't wait to see how the vid turns out! smile
Nice one!


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Ronopotamus
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Ronopotamus

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Posted:...but now that I think about it Kila would be lovely too...and might fit the vid a bit better...altough I do like afro celt spinnage......
Ok next time I post I'll figure out what I think before I start typing...
...but then again probably not
smile


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fluffy napalm fairy


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Posted:hey hey there - CD's for all those who requested them in the post - they have mine and Hels's pics on. Strugz/Nate if you want any just send me your addresses........ smile

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Helz Bellz
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Posted:clap Thanks Ros.
I think between us there should be pics of everyone. Can't wait to get my CD.

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fluffy napalm fairy


fluffy napalm fairy

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Posted:yep - that was the plan - and I thinkn we might have managed it! (though big apologies if anyone is missed) smile

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tainted


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Posted:Ahhh what a mad week.... Now that the sunburn has calmed down just wanted to say it was great meeting everyone and the pictures looked great (cameron were you taking advantage of my bottom????) ubblol thaks to everyone who gave me back massages, hugs ect

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doctor_fandango
GOLD Member since Jul 2004

doctor_fandango

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Posted:thanks to evryone for putting in the time & effort of filming / fotoing the event. strugz,i would be honoured if you were to put myself and/or helene in your video, but only if we both look wonderful. thanks a mill strugz.

Fabby, i must meet up with you sometime to sort out fundage.. will you be going to grafton street to do some groop busking on saturday?


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