The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by gkbill » 08 Jan 2018, 6:33pm

JennyB wrote:
08 Jan 2018, 1:49pm
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The dog is cute. Nickelback is not.
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The dog's on the left, right?

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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by JennyB » 09 Jan 2018, 10:47am

gkbill wrote:
08 Jan 2018, 6:33pm
JennyB wrote:
08 Jan 2018, 1:49pm
Inder wrote:
06 Jan 2018, 7:26pm
The dog is cute. Nickelback is not.
Hello,

The dog's on the left, right?
Uh, YES. :lol:
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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by Dr. Medulla » 13 Jan 2018, 2:20pm

I was in a grocery store just now and "More Than a Feeling" came on. And I realized that I associate it entirely with Heston now.
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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by Wolter » 13 Jan 2018, 2:47pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:
13 Jan 2018, 2:20pm
I was in a grocery store just now and "More Than a Feeling" came on. And I realized that I associate it entirely with Heston now.
You will use respect when thinking of our national anthem, Johnny Canuck.
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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by Dr. Medulla » 13 Jan 2018, 4:46pm

Wolter wrote:
13 Jan 2018, 2:47pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
13 Jan 2018, 2:20pm
I was in a grocery store just now and "More Than a Feeling" came on. And I realized that I associate it entirely with Heston now.
You will use respect when thinking of our national anthem, Johnny Canuck.
Blame Heston. I mean, in general: Blame Heston.
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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by Flex » 14 Jan 2018, 12:04am

"best albums under 30 minutes" is a fun exercise, imho: http://clashmusic.com/features/snapshot ... 30-minutes
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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by Wolter » 14 Jan 2018, 12:13am

Flex wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:04am
"best albums under 30 minutes" is a fun exercise, imho: http://clashmusic.com/features/snapshot ... 30-minutes
It was, but this line about the Beatles...
Similar to Dylan, no one has time to delve into the archives completely
...is kind of nonsense. You can start listening to the Beatles’ officially released studio albums at noon and be done before midnight.
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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by muppet hi fi » 14 Jan 2018, 1:01am

Wolter wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:13am
Flex wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:04am
"best albums under 30 minutes" is a fun exercise, imho: http://clashmusic.com/features/snapshot ... 30-minutes
It was, but this line about the Beatles...
Similar to Dylan, no one has time to delve into the archives completely
...is kind of nonsense. You can start listening to the Beatles’ officially released studio albums at noon and be done before midnight.
Very true. For example, I've got a couple buddies/bandmates who are both huge Beatles and Dylan officianados/experts, and they both say that the Beatles have almost nothing in the vaults/studio bootlegs worth hearing, as opposed to, say, the Stones, and of course Dylan - with the whole brilliantly curated Bootleg series - fuggetaboutit. Never mind his huge catalog of regular releases.
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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by matedog » 14 Jan 2018, 9:43am

muppet hi fi wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 1:01am
Wolter wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:13am
Flex wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:04am
"best albums under 30 minutes" is a fun exercise, imho: http://clashmusic.com/features/snapshot ... 30-minutes
It was, but this line about the Beatles...
Similar to Dylan, no one has time to delve into the archives completely
...is kind of nonsense. You can start listening to the Beatles’ officially released studio albums at noon and be done before midnight.
Very true. For example, I've got a couple buddies/bandmates who are both huge Beatles and Dylan officianados/experts, and they both say that the Beatles have almost nothing in the vaults/studio bootlegs worth hearing, as opposed to, say, the Stones, and of course Dylan - with the whole brilliantly curated Bootleg series - fuggetaboutit. Never mind his huge catalog of regular releases.
I really doubt the Stones have much. Their recent special editions had very few outtakes with contemporaneous vocals. Hell, Sticky Fingers was seriously scrounging for bonus material and I remember them having the curious excuse that they used it all on the Exile special edition (because those were the same sessions, what?).
Look, you have to establish context for these things. And I maintain that unless you appreciate the Fall of Constantinople, the Great Fire of London, and Mickey Mantle's fatalist alcoholism, live Freddy makes no sense. If you want to half-ass it, fine, go call Simon Schama to do the appendix.

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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by Heston » 14 Jan 2018, 12:14pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:
13 Jan 2018, 2:20pm
I was in a grocery store just now and "More Than a Feeling" came on. And I realized that I associate it entirely with Heston now.
I would have been playing imaginary guitar whilst sliding on my knees along the aisles.
I just polished off some Low Country shrimp & grits and a mess of collards. That's a hell of a strain on the arm.

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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by Marky Dread » 14 Jan 2018, 3:13pm

Heston wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:14pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
13 Jan 2018, 2:20pm
I was in a grocery store just now and "More Than a Feeling" came on. And I realized that I associate it entirely with Heston now.
I would have been playing imaginary guitar whilst sliding on my knees along the aisles.
:lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by Dr. Medulla » 14 Jan 2018, 4:11pm

Heston wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:14pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
13 Jan 2018, 2:20pm
I was in a grocery store just now and "More Than a Feeling" came on. And I realized that I associate it entirely with Heston now.
I would have been playing imaginary guitar whilst sliding on my knees along the aisles.
And I'd be making firm separation from you, getting as many aisles away to make clear that I don't know you and that I wouldn't step in if you were thrown out of the store.
Endut! Hoch Hech!

I feel that, had he lived, John Lennon would have loved Donkey Kong.

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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by 101Walterton » 14 Jan 2018, 4:48pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 4:11pm
Heston wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:14pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
13 Jan 2018, 2:20pm
I was in a grocery store just now and "More Than a Feeling" came on. And I realized that I associate it entirely with Heston now.
I would have been playing imaginary guitar whilst sliding on my knees along the aisles.
And I'd be making firm separation from you, getting as many aisles away to make clear that I don't know you and that I wouldn't step in if you were thrown out of the store.
‘Clean up in aisle 4 please’.

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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by revbob » 14 Jan 2018, 9:22pm

101Walterton wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 4:48pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 4:11pm
Heston wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:14pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
13 Jan 2018, 2:20pm
I was in a grocery store just now and "More Than a Feeling" came on. And I realized that I associate it entirely with Heston now.
I would have been playing imaginary guitar whilst sliding on my knees along the aisles.
And I'd be making firm separation from you, getting as many aisles away to make clear that I don't know you and that I wouldn't step in if you were thrown out of the store.
‘Clean up in aisle 4 please’.
50 sec in.

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Re: The Mighty Musical Observations Thread

Post by muppet hi fi » 15 Jan 2018, 1:44am

matedog wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 9:43am
muppet hi fi wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 1:01am
Wolter wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:13am
Flex wrote:
14 Jan 2018, 12:04am
"best albums under 30 minutes" is a fun exercise, imho: http://clashmusic.com/features/snapshot ... 30-minutes
It was, but this line about the Beatles...
Similar to Dylan, no one has time to delve into the archives completely
...is kind of nonsense. You can start listening to the Beatles’ officially released studio albums at noon and be done before midnight.
Very true. For example, I've got a couple buddies/bandmates who are both huge Beatles and Dylan officianados/experts, and they both say that the Beatles have almost nothing in the vaults/studio bootlegs worth hearing, as opposed to, say, the Stones, and of course Dylan - with the whole brilliantly curated Bootleg series - fuggetaboutit. Never mind his huge catalog of regular releases.
I really doubt the Stones have much. Their recent special editions had very few outtakes with contemporaneous vocals. Hell, Sticky Fingers was seriously scrounging for bonus material and I remember them having the curious excuse that they used it all on the Exile special edition (because those were the same sessions, what?).
Matey, the amount of release quality studio stuff the Stones have is staggering. (they are also notoriously stingy and lazy with their recent deluxe editions. Lazier than even Bruce Inc.). The guy who runs the 'Rocks Off' board, Gazza ( a friend of our TeddyB), should be (and has in fact offered to be) a paid curator for future Stones studio (and live) output. Just do some YouTube sampling (very easy stuff to find), and you'll see what I mean - finished songs, no modern overdubbed vocals, produced and engineered by Jimmy Miller, Glyn Johns, Chris Kimsey, etc.
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