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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by WestwayKid » 26 Aug 2019, 1:59pm

Inder wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 1:45pm
The Beach Boys discussion over the past few pages was really interesting — any book recs beyond Catch a Wave?
I liked both Brian's and Mike's recent autobiographies. Dennis Wilson: The Real Beach Boy by Jon Stebbins is pretty good. Becoming the Beach Boys by James Murphy is a solid look at their origin story.
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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by Dr. Medulla » 26 Aug 2019, 2:03pm

Inder wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 1:45pm
The Beach Boys discussion over the past few pages was really interesting — any book recs beyond Catch a Wave?
Mike Love's memoir is a masterclass in passive aggressive score-settling. This is how everyone has done me wrong and misunderstood me, especially the Wilsons, but I love them. Also, my lyrics are superb. The audio version is preferred because he reads it himself and inserts chuckles that sound as if he'd written laugh here in the text.
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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by JennyB » 26 Aug 2019, 2:25pm

The Ramones :cry: :cry: :cry:
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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by Silent Majority » 26 Aug 2019, 2:50pm

WestwayKid wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 1:59pm
Inder wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 1:45pm
The Beach Boys discussion over the past few pages was really interesting — any book recs beyond Catch a Wave?
I liked both Brian's and Mike's recent autobiographies. Dennis Wilson: The Real Beach Boy by Jon Stebbins is pretty good. Becoming the Beach Boys by James Murphy is a solid look at their origin story.
Hey, he's named like my name.
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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by Marky Dread » 26 Aug 2019, 3:50pm

Silent Majority wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 2:50pm
WestwayKid wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 1:59pm
Inder wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 1:45pm
The Beach Boys discussion over the past few pages was really interesting — any book recs beyond Catch a Wave?
I liked both Brian's and Mike's recent autobiographies. Dennis Wilson: The Real Beach Boy by Jon Stebbins is pretty good. Becoming the Beach Boys by James Murphy is a solid look at their origin story.
Hey, he's named like my name.
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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by WestwayKid » 26 Aug 2019, 4:50pm

Silent Majority wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 2:50pm
WestwayKid wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 1:59pm
Inder wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 1:45pm
The Beach Boys discussion over the past few pages was really interesting — any book recs beyond Catch a Wave?
I liked both Brian's and Mike's recent autobiographies. Dennis Wilson: The Real Beach Boy by Jon Stebbins is pretty good. Becoming the Beach Boys by James Murphy is a solid look at their origin story.
Hey, he's named like my name.
You should have taken credit for the book! :mrgreen:
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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by revbob » 26 Aug 2019, 6:48pm

JennyB wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 2:25pm
The Ramones :cry: :cry: :cry:
This probably hurts the most.

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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by gkbill » 26 Aug 2019, 9:51pm

Hello,

I wonder what Joey Ramone would think of Mike Love covering Rockaway Beach? Would he be flattered by the thought but have a problem with the execution? I guess Marky needed the money.



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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by Wolter » 26 Aug 2019, 9:54pm

revbob wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 6:48pm
JennyB wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 2:25pm
The Ramones :cry: :cry: :cry:
This probably hurts the most.
And the first three felt like back to back to back.
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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by Marky Dread » 27 Aug 2019, 2:54am

Wolter wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 9:54pm
revbob wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 6:48pm
JennyB wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 2:25pm
The Ramones :cry: :cry: :cry:
This probably hurts the most.
And the first three felt like back to back to back.
Yep still gutted.
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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by JennyB » 27 Aug 2019, 9:17am

Marky Dread wrote:
27 Aug 2019, 2:54am
Wolter wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 9:54pm
revbob wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 6:48pm
JennyB wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 2:25pm
The Ramones :cry: :cry: :cry:
This probably hurts the most.
And the first three felt like back to back to back.
Yep still gutted.
This is what kills me:
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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by muppet hi fi » 27 Aug 2019, 10:47am

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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by Silent Majority » 27 Aug 2019, 11:47am

The Original Dixieland Jass Band are all pretty dead.
There's a lot of wreckage in the ravine

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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by Marky Dread » 27 Aug 2019, 12:23pm

JennyB wrote:
27 Aug 2019, 9:17am
Marky Dread wrote:
27 Aug 2019, 2:54am
Wolter wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 9:54pm
revbob wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 6:48pm
JennyB wrote:
26 Aug 2019, 2:25pm
The Ramones :cry: :cry: :cry:
This probably hurts the most.
And the first three felt like back to back to back.
Yep still gutted.
This is what kills me:
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Re: Music opinion/question of the week...

Post by Flex » 29 Aug 2019, 10:31am

Silent Majority wrote:
27 Aug 2019, 11:47am
The Original Dixieland Jass Band are all pretty dead.
i've spun them a few times in the last couple months. Not really timelessly good music, but historically interesting and listening to pre-electric recordings is sort of a trip.
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