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1 hour ago, FatherAlabaster said:

Wardruna - Kvitravn; Garmarna - Forbundet (in theory at least... still waiting on the mail)

I'm generally avoiding CDs but couldn't find a digital copy of "Kvitravn" anywhere.

I can listen to Wardruna all day, brilliantly atmospheric and genuine. Great Purchase 

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Birthday haul included:

  • Cutthroat razor with stand, sharpening belt/pad, beard shaper (never going to use) and various oils (also a towel and cap which strangely enough doesn't make me look like I am having a mid-life crisis when I wear it).
  • Various wines/meads from Raven Forge and also a t-shirt and absolute fucking beast of a pizza-cutter that I could easily mount on the wall beside my swords.
  • O'Donnell Tough Nut¬†Moonshine off of the folks - spirit infused with essences of aromatic hazelnuts, soft caramel and velvety nougat.¬† Dangerous stuff as I can drink it neat and not really taste the alcohol.¬† Might drop some in the coffee one morning when I am not needing to go anywhere in the coming week.
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17 minutes ago, MacabreEternal said:

Birthday haul included:

  • Cutthroat razor with stand, sharpening belt/pad, beard shaper (never going to use) and various oils (also a towel and cap which strangely enough doesn't make me look like I am having a mid-life crisis when I wear it).
  • Various wines/meads from Raven Forge and also a t-shirt and absolute fucking beast of a pizza-cutter that I could easily mount on the wall beside my swords.
  • O'Donnell Tough Nut¬†Moonshine off of the folks - spirit infused with essences of aromatic hazelnuts, soft caramel and velvety nougat.¬† Dangerous stuff as I can drink it neat and not really taste the alcohol.¬† Might drop some in the coffee one morning when I am not needing to go anywhere in the coming week.

Happy Birthday mate! All the best to you :)

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2 hours ago, MacabreEternal said:

Birthday haul included:

  • Cutthroat razor with stand, sharpening belt/pad, beard shaper (never going to use) and various oils (also a towel and cap which strangely enough doesn't make me look like I am having a mid-life crisis when I wear it).
  • Various wines/meads from Raven Forge and also a t-shirt and absolute fucking beast of a pizza-cutter that I could easily mount on the wall beside my swords.
  • O'Donnell Tough Nut¬†Moonshine off of the folks - spirit infused with essences of aromatic hazelnuts, soft caramel and velvety nougat.¬† Dangerous stuff as I can drink it neat and not really taste the alcohol.¬† Might drop some in the coffee one morning when I am not needing to go anywhere in the coming week.

Happy Cake day!

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On 7/3/2021 at 6:22 AM, MacabreEternal said:

Birthday haul included:

  • Cutthroat razor with stand, sharpening belt/pad, beard shaper (never going to use) and various oils (also a towel and cap which strangely enough doesn't make me look like I am having a mid-life crisis when I wear it).
  • Various wines/meads from Raven Forge and also a t-shirt and absolute fucking beast of a pizza-cutter that I could easily mount on the wall beside my swords.
  • O'Donnell Tough Nut¬†Moonshine off of the folks - spirit infused with essences of aromatic hazelnuts, soft caramel and velvety nougat.¬† Dangerous stuff as I can drink it neat and not really taste the alcohol.¬† Might drop some in the coffee one morning when I am not needing to go anywhere in the coming week.

Happy belated birthday dude. Straight razors are cool, I still haven't made the jump from my single-edges but it's something I want to try. Got any pics of your new setup?

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Warm Audio: TB-12 mic preamp, WA-76 compressor

Golden Age: Pre-73 Premier mic preamp

Focusrite: Clarett 4Pre interface

Not that I'm super happy about saying goodbye to stuff that's served me well, but these units are (theoretically) better-sounding and (almost certainly) more reliable than what they're replacing. All this for the price of a mere couple hundred albums! :|

 

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36 minutes ago, MacabreEternal said:

6 patches for the battle vest including, Iron Maiden, Gorguts, Adramelech, Nuclear Assault, Gaerea & Demigod. 

I've been putting together a battle vest, something I never did back in the day. It's a fun project. I've acquired a bunch of patches over the years and it seems the best logical use for them besides collecting dust. My problem now is the layout. I haven't found anything satisfactory to my OCD just yet.

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16 minutes ago, navybsn said:

I've been putting together a battle vest, something I never did back in the day. It's a fun project. I've acquired a bunch of patches over the years and it seems the best logical use for them besides collecting dust. My problem now is the layout. I haven't found anything satisfactory to my OCD just yet.

Ha, yeah I trust my fiancée with the layout.  I used to own a vest back in my teens but never got it packed like I wanted.  I put a backpatch on my denim/hoodie thing and have a handful on my current vest that I am adding to with the above.

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Keep it real. Make your underwear out of patches too. Tired of seeing all these posers wearing screenprinted band logo panties to shows like they're some kind of elite. If Manowar can wear bedazzled speedo codpieces with bits of real animals sewn on, the least we can do is show a bit more commitment.

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1 hour ago, GoatmasterGeneral said:

Yes band patches sewn together as undies, good idea during our little heat wave. Hopefully I can find a nice Darkthrone patch to encase my schlong and maybe a couple of rotten putrid death metal patches around back surrounding the back door.

....WhiteNoise....

....you should probably use a YOB patch or maybe an ALABAMA THUNDERPUSSY patch instead of DARKTHRONE.....and definitely an A.C. patch for yo' hiney (...Seth Putnam would be so proud....)....

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I've seen "battle Hawaiian shirts" at several shows in recent years. They look understandably stupid, but a t-shirt isn't too much of a stretch.

Heatwave....I have no sympathy for anyone north of Florida complaining about the heat. We deal with 90+ degree temps and 100% humidity 8-9 months a year, so welcome to my world. I've actually thought this year has been kind of mild which is funny because it's 95 here today in the shade. I guess I'm just immune after 45 years living with it and several trips to the sandbox where temps are over 100 in the dead of night and 115-120 in the day. I'll deal with heat before cold any day.

I would go with Butthole Surfers for the ass patch on my battle undies and of course Revolting Cocks and the front.

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