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“Who doesn’t love planet hops? But why do they involve so few hands, right? If you’re tired of sticking one in a pocket or gripping a pen Bob Dole-style, this is a pretty solid way to engage that useful free hand.” – Ed
Yoyo used is the No Jive by Tom Kuhn.
Song is “Rythme Gitan” by Latch Swing.
What I lack in looping ability, I make up for by inserting snap starts into everything.
Song is “Go Lemming Go” by Army of Ponch. They appear courtesy No Idea Records.
Yo-yo used is the Loop 900 by YoYo Factory.
It’s a long-standing staple of professional yo-yo performers to do a trick where you knock a quarter off someone’s ear with a yo-yo. But when you consider that there are probably less than a dozen actual professional yo-yo performers making the rounds, that makes it a pretty scarce routine. So for today’s trick I thought I’d give you my entire Quarter Trick routine from my recent show opening for Jonathan Richman.
Yo-yo used is the Loop 900 by YoYo Factory. Intro and outro music is a snippet of “Egyptian Reggae” by Jonathan Richman.