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by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sat Apr 18, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

thatdberight wrote:
Sat Apr 18, 2020 1:33 am
As reasons for splitting up go, this certainly beats "musical differences".
Call it artistic temperament.
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sat Apr 18, 2020 1:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

🤣🤣🤣 Loser. I know what Band Camp is. Not impressed. First and last time I bother trying to do anything constructive in a community like this. Yeah yeah toys out of the pram, snowflake etc. I’ll tolerate people being a bit nasty in a political argument but this is the line. Whatever, got enough on i...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 17, 2020 4:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Morag needs your help, lads
Replies: 12
Views: 1052

Re: Morag needs your help, lads

You've got more posts than me on this forum and you don't even support Burnley :lol:
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 17, 2020 4:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Morag needs your help, lads
Replies: 12
Views: 1052

Re: Morag needs your help, lads

During the pandemic and the subsequent closure of the cafe its important we all do our bit to maintain the sustainability of Wick's finest businesses. Leave your reviews for the greater good https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/ShowUserReviews-g186542-d5494646-r630762454-Morags-Wick_Caithness_and_Sutherla...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

KateR wrote:I don't know why but Band Camp keeps flashing through my mind.

I look forward to hearing some tunes in the not to distant future, I'm liking this thread :)
Bosscat wrote:
Mon Apr 13, 2020 1:19 pm

🤣🤣🤣
What's so funny?
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

Would it be of any use if I recorded a drum track onto "Audacity" and emailed you the file ? I'm happy for you to email a drum file to me, and I'll play a guitar chordal progression over it. I have Logic and Audacity but I'm not familiar with Audacity. I'm not sure, but I could try importing the Au...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

Hi all, have had a break from social media/news for a few days because it was all getting a bit depressing. Glad to see there is some interest! I could contribute in some way. I have been playing guitar for just under 3 years and have written quite a few (mainly rock) chordal progressions. I am from...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sun Apr 12, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

We will be alright, just as we were alright after the plague. As a species.

The calculation was not how many lives can we save, but how many lives can we lose and still be electable.
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sun Apr 12, 2020 7:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

I have seen 2 patients who were at Cheltenham and they believed that’s where they caught it. They were admitted to hospital 10 days after they went to the festival The government ****** this up. We're at 5 or 6th highest death toll worldwide at the moment. Right now they are panicking and ordering ...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sun Apr 12, 2020 5:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

The one I have is a WHD, size wise they all seem pretty much the same (except compact ones which my son has). I'd like an upgrade (only because I've had it a few years) but I'd rather upgrade my ukulele first. Technique wise, let your hands bounce off it, don't hit it. My flatmate had one of these ...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sun Apr 12, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

Incidentally: I'm not really involved in the Burnley music scene and don't use social media much but if anyone knows anyone who might be interested in contributing I would love to hear from them. Best way is through email: contact [at] patternminds [dot] uk
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sun Apr 12, 2020 4:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

Could you musical lot do something to encourage donations to the BFC food bank for example?......... Just a thought like whilst we’re all locked up...... Could be possible if it got a bit of traction on social media etc. We need a song first though :D I can work with pretty limited material: even s...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sun Apr 12, 2020 4:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

I'd be interested to see people's thoughts on the different death rates of people who have tested positive. This takes out of the equation the untested, asymptomatic folks. For reference I'm using data from this website, which I believe is good data coming from Johns Hopkins Univ in Baltimore. The ...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 08, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: UK media & Lockdown
Replies: 166
Views: 6168

Re: UK media & Lockdown

the weather really does add the complication that might otherwise have really helped had it been the heavy persistent rain I would imagine people going out to be very low. Many countries have gone full lockdown, some just cities or hotspots, armed forces have been out and about, personally I think ...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 08, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: UK media & Lockdown
Replies: 166
Views: 6168

Re: UK media & Lockdown

I understand what you are saying, remember my summers of freedom very fondly, but now it will affect them if parents/siblings GF/BF gets it and dies, more importantly in my opinion is if they affect others and continue to spread, NHS have enough to do without this. The park is London Fields just at...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 08, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: David Icke speaks about Covid-19
Replies: 53
Views: 3142

Re: David Icke speaks about Covid-19

I watched/listened to it for almost 2 hours, mostly, in fact wholly, in disbelief at the sheer lunacy that this guy spouts and as much that he is capable of selling out pretty huge venues at £30 a ticket. He stated that 5G masts are designed to control the public's minds (via the Covid-19 vaccine w...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 08, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: UK media & Lockdown
Replies: 166
Views: 6168

Re: UK media & Lockdown

I've got a lot of sympathy with younger people (i.e. late teens to early 20s) because those are often the best summers of your life (certainly true for me) and a lot is being asked of them for something which, statistically, is unlikely to affect them. It's unlikely to affect me also, but it could a...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 08, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: UK media & Lockdown
Replies: 166
Views: 6168

Re: UK media & Lockdown

Are these the same behavioral scientist that thought the British public would not accept any kind of lockdown so there was no point in trying, helping to lead us down the deadly path toward the 'herd immunity' idea? https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-path-speci-idUSKBN21P...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 08, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: UK media & Lockdown
Replies: 166
Views: 6168

Re: UK media & Lockdown

I don’t realistically see how the government could enforce stricter controls than what what we have now without bringing the army in and making people feel not just like we were living through a war but that we were living in a war zone. The reason the government have been listening to behavioural s...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 08, 2020 6:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: UK media & Lockdown
Replies: 166
Views: 6168

Re: UK media & Lockdown

The cynic in me says that the increased scrutiny of the govt strategy from the likes of Sky News may be because they stand to lose money the longer lockdown goes on (no football, or sport generally). Pure speculation mind.
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 08, 2020 3:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: David Icke speaks about Covid-19
Replies: 53
Views: 3142

Re: David Icke speaks about Covid-19

The free speech argument is a misnomer. YouTube removing David Icke or any other conspiracy theorist’s video does not impinge upon their right to free speech in and of itself, it simply presents him from using YouTube as his publisher. He is free, and should be free, to publish and disseminate his t...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tup looking to make a return, lads
Replies: 5
Views: 1053

Re: Tup looking to make a return, lads

So, I wondered for the longest time what this guy who showed up around the time we played Aberdeen in the Europa League was going on about. Eventually, I figured out that he's got some beef with someone over on the Aberdeen fans' forum and he posts on here to wind up this person called Tup who is so...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sat Apr 04, 2020 3:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 1621
Views: 45145

Re: Donald Trump

KateR wrote:
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:58 pm
EDIT:
really can't be bothered with this type of post, hope you wake up in a less argumentative mood.
It’s a really bad time and we are all clarets. I do make an effort to keep my posts non-personal and non-abusive but even in real life people can get heated in a debate.
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sat Apr 04, 2020 3:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

dsr wrote:
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:13 am
Are you looking at a Soviet Union-type command economy?
What is Soviet about the government needing to be ‘transparent about how and why they made their decisions during this crisis’?
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sat Apr 04, 2020 3:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

This disease spread from the workers communist paradise so to blame democratic western governments for not being ready after a few weeks notice is somewhat lapse IMHO. Mistakes have been made and lessons learned the NHS should have all they need at all times and after this the low tax regime will h...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sat Apr 04, 2020 2:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

So here is a shared folder If anyone posts a recording on this thread (you can upload using google drive, Dropbox etc and then sharing the link) I will add it to the folder, and once there are a few in there I can begin mixing! Key ingredients are: A beat (drums... or whatever else you can make perc...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sat Apr 04, 2020 2:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

Cheers Doug, just trying to find a way for people to be able to upload to a shared folder. We shouldn’t need that much space, but my google drive is nearly full and I’m not sure whether it is possible to allow other people to upload things to it.
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

Bump

If we choose a key, and a tempo, and people record a few samples of themselves playing an instrument or singing, this is very doable.

C/Am and 120bpm keeps it simple...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where would you sit
Replies: 58
Views: 1784

Re: Where would you sit

Between 1 and 7. Probably 7, Morrisey would be a pain but probably lose enough to have a chat with Lennon and John Squire.
Bin Ont Turf wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:41 pm
All the clever dicks of this forum will be on 1 or 7. ;)
:D
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

If they are correct about the disease being more widespread/able to circulate more easily undetected than previously thought, that may actually be good news. It might mean more of the population may have had it already, and so may not be susceptible. In turn, that would mean there are less people wh...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

thatdberight wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:52 pm
This had better not be how this pans out.
It’s received a bit of pushback. Here is a link to some responses to this article from other researchers: https://www.bmj.com/content/369/bmj.m13 ... -responses
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

Thought some of you might find this interesting... New evidence has emerged from China indicating that the large majority of coronavirus infections do not result in symptoms. Chinese authorities began publishing daily figures on 1 April on the number of new coronavirus cases that are asymptomatic, w...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

Conservative backbenchers voiced concern in private about the government’s failure to roll out testing faster, saying there was anxiety that the public mood could turn against the government if it appeared there was no end to the lockdown as a result. A former supporter Johnson in the leadership co...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An UTC band or orchestra
Replies: 109
Views: 2754

Re: An UTC band or orchestra

I can produce whatever you are able to record.

Not promising the final product will be any good mind...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 01, 2020 1:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

I know. It's ridiculous having to try and keep up. I didn't intend to flame at you (and indeed my first post was only {as you said - part of} the follow up tweet by Peston himself). Even putting aside those on here with problems, it just seems that there are lots of posters on here who only post wh...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 01, 2020 12:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

Carry on blaming our government for a global crisis no other government is dealing with any better as long as it gives you some comfort. No one is blaming the government for this pandemic. Although bizarrely, some people are blaming China. It's an open question whether they are handling it well tho...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Wed Apr 01, 2020 12:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

The rest falls into the (as I said previously) reasonable questions Peston asked. For a man who was quoting his earlier comment with gay abandon because it fits your view of the world, you're in no position to talk. Shall we synopsis Peston's latest position then, leaving out all extraneous informa...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

This is a thread about the horrendous situation that faces us all right now. I think bringing Brexit into it isn't really appropriate to be honest. I'll pass if on that one for now if you dont mind. For another day maybe. Another thread certainly. Sure, sure. The point I'm making is that something ...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

Peston, having at least admitted his error unlike the execrable Nick Watt, is now flailing about asking a raft of questions - some of which are reasonable - but having shown himself so lax he's not really got a platform on this one. Still, his interjection pleased those of an already fixed view on ...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2020/03/27/covid-19-support-government-reaction-swells The latest opinion polls put you in a shrinking minority Lowbank Claret YouGov's latest findings as of March 27th "The latest wave of our coronavirus tracker shows a dramatic increase in Gov...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

It's nice to know that the government's harsher critics have totally discounted the idea of the government making mistakes. I wasn't aware that politicians make a habit of telling lies which they know will be found out. Lies that they think they can get away with, maybe; but not lies that they know...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 1621
Views: 45145

Re: Donald Trump

you (and others sniping) clearly heard the same statements and came out of it with different thoughts to mine, so many quotes from his statements that you clearly don't listen to and don't understand context, just in my opinion, same as the CNN reporter he took to task for quoting what he said but ...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13203
Views: 263227

Re: Covid-19

Gove talking ******** today. We can't step up testing as much as we like because we don't have the chemicals. Not according to the Chemical Industries Association.

https://mobile.twitter.com/Peston/statu ... 2974750720
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Mon Mar 30, 2020 12:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 1621
Views: 45145

Re: Donald Trump

Why is this even controversial? The guy is not of sound mine. I just saw his press conference and he comes across like he thinks it's a TV show. He's only rowing back now because someone has managed to dissuade him of letting 2 million people die. There was a poster on here getting pedantic about wh...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 1621
Views: 45145

Re: Donald Trump

Makes me realise how right wing this place is when you have not only apologists for Trump, but full on supporters. Probably because they find it amusing when people get upset about racism, or in this case, unnecessary deaths. Awesome.
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 19739

Re: Boris Watch

Come on Ringo. - The minority opinion in a region is incorrect if most people think it is incorrect. - In 1543, most people in Western Europe believed the earth was at the centre of the solar system. - In 1543, Copernicus published his theory that the sun, not the earth, was in fact at the centre o...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 19739

Re: Boris Watch

According to the latest opinion polls and personal ratings, it's a minority one. Come on Ringo. - The minority opinion in a region is incorrect if most people think it is incorrect. - In 1543, most people in Western Europe believed the earth was at the centre of the solar system. - In 1543, Coperni...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Xbox One X - Let the games commence
Replies: 7
Views: 326

Re: Xbox One X - Let the games commence

Normally I would have done, but my nephews have the Xbox so due to not being able to see them, opted for that. One of my nephews is 7 and whipped me 4-0 on Fifa. What makes it worse - I was Burnley and he was Leeds! 4 - 0 isn't too bad if you've not played much before. My Dad has to play on two but...
by HieronymousBoschHobs
Fri Mar 27, 2020 2:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Watch
Replies: 895
Views: 19739

Re: Boris Watch

If you think that then you don't understand this thread. This isn't a balanced view, it's a snipe at Boris view. Whatever he does, whatever he says he's wrong. If he's right it's only because the Labour Party forced him into that position. It's a very difficult situation, and there is very little r...