Daniel Waples, street musician with unbelievable instrument!
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This is the link to his homepage: http://www.hanginbalance.com/
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I found this guy playing along "Karl Johan" street in Oslo (Norway) with an unbelievable instrument! The sound coming out from that thing was amazing. I have never seen anything like this before.
Update: Thanks for the comments that explained the instrument. It's called PANArt Hang. The guy playing this Hang is called Daniel Waples :)
- What the bloody hell is this man doing with a dustbin lid, get your hair
cut. Bring back national service.
- El Hang es un instrumento hecho a mano en Suiza por una pareja, que sólo
producen una cierta cantidad cada año.
- So, you may have seen one of these already. The Hang (yes, that's what it's
called) is probably my favorite new instrument (it was developed in 2000).
It's basically a steel drum flipped upside down, enclosed, and played by
banging it with your fingers.
There's a good number of YouTube videos using this instrument, but this one
is nice and short and is a great example of how the instrument is played.
Also, apparently if you're white, wearing a knitted bag on your head is a
prerequisite (watch enough of the videos and you'll see what I mean).
Anyway, I ran across this video again while going down the YouTube rabbit
hole and thought I share. Enjoy.
- what is that epic thing called? that sounds great!
- This is Space Drum..!!
- What kind of instrument is that
- not sure how good this is considering i haven't seen it before so no idea
of the difficulty lol. he looks so happy.
- i love his hat! and nice smile too! very nice!
- Perma-grin :-)
- wtf is this clown doing ahahahaha
- I be the keeps his weed in there :)
- Bullshit, he comes from another planet
- No, this guy caught a rare Musical Spaceship. Its been known to be the
Almighty Musical UFO. LOL
- I'm partial to his Celtic stylings. Daniel Waples is a tremendous exponent
of the hang. Lots on YouTube.
- Handpan for sale
- This is not unbelievable at all
I totally believe it
But in all seriousness it's just an upside-down steel drum
it's cool but not all that special
- Yo , I betcha jabba da hut would hire him over at his space club. With that
blue elefant and dat belly button mouf alien wit da clarinet ...
- Lil Wayne needs his #spaceship to go back to Mars! Lol!!
- Was so fortunate to enjoy his music at a private house party in Atlanta
several months ago. I was amazed at the sound & musical atmosphere created.
At the time I had no idea Daniel was so popular with his special music &
- You were in Norway in some of these shoots right?