hey Dustin… howdy. I put these Tapes up specifically for ALL of YOU. A “torrent” file is simply like a fingerprint snapshot of the File Set (music files, etc). The torrent file is like a small text file w/ this data. You load the torrent into your bt client software application. And you join the “swarm.” It is peer-to-peer networking on the Internet.
Bit Torrent terms
The torrent files I put out, are located at –
a) download and install a good bt client software. very small size - it’s free
tell you what - if you can install uTorrent on your computer, I’ll put my etree links right here.
Bluegrass Alliance - SBD - 1975-09-23 w/ Vince Gill
Newgrass Revival - SBD - 1975-09-28
Boone Creek - SBD - 1976-03-20 w/ Ricky Scaggs, Jerry Douglas, and Vince Gill
Arabesque w/ Mike Scap, and the 2 Lazy River shows w/ Mark O’Connor and Vince Gill - all SBDs - I already posted these here on your Fourm - but I also made Torrents for them too
Lazy River w/ Mark O’Connor
Lazy River w/ Vince Gill
Arabesque w/ Mike Scap
Hillbilly Jazz band w/ Vassar Clements and Doug Jernigan on pedal steel
live at the Exit / In - Nashville - 1975-March 4th
live at the Exit / In - Nashville - 1975-March 5th
Josh Graves set, Norman Blake set, Vassar Clements set
Take It Easy Ranch Bluegrass Festival
Callaway, MD - July 20, 1974
Central Park Sheiks - acoustic swing band - great dobro playing
The People’s Warehouse - Greenwich Village, NYC
May xx, 1974
Norman Blake, Tut Taylor, Sam Bush, Vassar Clements, John Hartford and Dave Holland – live
NY Academy of Music - New York City - April 7, 1974
5.2 gig Torrent
box set – 2 SBDs + 2 AUD.fob Taped by Monte
Grateful Dead + Allman Bros (no ABB) - every GD note!
RFK Stadium, Washington, DC - June 9 / 10, 1973
Now, click on one of my etree Links. Or, copy-paste one of the etree links. Paste it into your Browser’s address to visit this link. You will arrive at the Info page for the Show you’ve chosen.
All the info is listed here. At the top of this webpage, the Torrent is listed. Try this. Right-click on the Torrent Link. A menu-list should pop-up. Select “copy link address”
Now, start your uTorrent program. Click on “File” at the top in the Menu Bar. Select “Add Torrent from URL” A window will pop-up with the Torrent Link already pasted into it for you. It’s the link you copied from the info page at etree. Go ahead and select “OK”. you will begin downloading the show.
simply pay attention to “where” the files will be saved to on Your Computer. Often, this will be My Music, My Documents, or whatever.
with uTorrent. run the program. before you open a Torrent. Select “Options” from the top. then select “Preferences.” 2nd item on Pref list is “Downloads.” click on that. Top of this Window is the setting entry. you to decide where to put the new downloaded Torrents. This will be the complete File Set of each show. In fact, on each Show’s info page at etree, you can list all the files there, and see what’s up, 1st. When you open the Torrent in your uTorrent bt client program, the Torrent file is parsed. Before you begin the download of the File Set, you select which Files. After uTorrent parses the Torrent file set, the list appears. The check-marks are the File Selections. Just unCheck anything you don’t want to download. Very simple. Straight-forward. Easy to use.
now, go get some ear candy.