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 Radar 6!   
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 we carry more than 11 varieties of teeth
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 It's a Marimbula.  This one is made by Cloud 9 musical instruments .  It's a bass instrument. Yes... it's a large Kalimba (or "thumb piano") with wooden tines. The first marimbulas were Caribbean.... I think especially Cuban. They were originally made from wooden packing crates, and the metal strapping that was used to seal the crates was cut into varying lengths and used as a large tines which were attached to the box with some sort of bridge assembly. You tune the notes by pulling them longer or pushing them shorter through the bridge. Most old style Marimbulas only had 3 or 4 tines, which can work for lots of songs, especially if you can retune between keys. This wonderful thing has the wooden tines, and it's supposed to sound warmer than an old style Carribean marimbula, or "Samba Box".... but I've never heard one of those. And with 9 notes, the world is your oyster!
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 A lovely wooden cat sculpture by my friend Michael Baggett. He's so cool you can't even FIND his stuff online.
 my loveometer.
 That's my 32 input 460 series Ward Beck console. Blame Canada.
 Here comes the drop! The Pin Drop!
 My wife, Valerie Fowler, is an amazing painter. Lucky me! I get to hang some of her art in my studio!
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 It's an Angklung. Can't you read?
 8 and 3/4's is too many tone
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 This is where I keep my pirate food
 A Gibson Thor and a Shure 330 cardioid ribbon. Bass heaven!
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 I want to make a devotional record with this Praying Mantis.
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 The Oktava ML-16. A wonderful, hefty sounding 60's era Soviet bi-directional ribbon mic.
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 Reslo. An English Ribbon.
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 A good old american Shure 300. A bi-directional ribbon mic.   
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 an 80's era soviet Oktava ml-219 cardioid ribbon mic.
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 My daughter Ramona painted this when she was about 5.
 My Mom (Diana Dietrich) painted this. She took dirt from the road she was painting and stuck it onto the wet paint. Will the art never end?
 When I put things through these metal boxes it makes them sound different.
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 This guitar was owned by someone named H. O. Bouchard here in Austin in the 30's. He wrote his address on the inside of the case... (19th street, before it was MLK blvd.) It was in an antique store in Bertram, Texas. I picked it up to coax a little music out of it, and my wife heard it from across the store and insisted that I get it. (Lucky me!) I think it only cost $75.
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 Studer 169 10 channel mixer. It's a li'l biggie!
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