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  • Forum Post: Gone, Gone, Gone or Real Real Gone?

    Posted 09/18/2014 10:36:27 EDT

    Pretty much anything Van Morrison, or Alison Krauss does sounds good. A couple of other gone's I like: Long Gone Day - Mad Season(Band I wished stayed around longer) Gone - Pearl Jam He's Gone -The Gr more »

  • Forum Post: U2 just released a new album...

    Posted 09/10/2014 02:43:40 EDT

    Thanks for posting this Rich.  I listened  to it a few times and I just can't warm up to it all that much. But there are some nice songs there like California, Cederwood Road and the Troubles.

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  • Forum Post: Yahoo Live Music Series

    Posted 09/07/2014 12:08:48 EDT

    In response to SonicsMonksLyresVicars' comment: I've always found it very amusing that a company would choose to call itself "Yahoo". Regardless of what they call themselves, I do know that I watched more »

  • Forum Post: Zillagod and jesseyeric: MIA

    Posted 09/04/2014 04:49:21 EDT

    In response to yogafriend's comment: I would not suggest starting anymore  MIA threads, DD, if you don't mind my saying so.   We've had such a drop off here ... and life behind the computer screen is more »

  • Forum Post: Yahoo Live Music Series

    Posted 09/04/2014 04:26:15 EDT

    Don't know about any of you, but I have been enjoying the Yahoo Live Concert Series this summer. Dave Matthews Band, Linkin Park and Yes, have been some of the better shows so far. I am looking forwar more »

  • Forum Post: Hit hin again!

    Posted 09/02/2014 10:03:48 EDT

    In response to yogafriend's comment: [QUOTE] Interesting that you should mention Hepburn. My 11 year old niece idolizes her. Really. She has all her films, with My Fair Lady and Roman Holiday being he more »

  • Forum Post: Pitchfork's best music of the decade so far

    Posted 08/20/2014 11:52:03 EDT

    I agree on the promotional aspect of Pitchforks message. Take a look at the lineups for the last few Pitchfork festivals, and you will see many of the same names. At least they know their audience, un more »

  • Forum Post: Your top pick for the most universally loved rock artists

    Posted 08/20/2014 10:57:09 EDT

    Pink Floyd

    The Rolling Stones

    Bruce Springsteen and the E Street band

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • Forum Post: Best Rock & Roll Song Ever

    Posted 07/30/2014 11:27:23 EDT

    In response to NowWhatDoYouWant's comment: [QUOTE]  best effort at one that sums up Rock would be Stonese.: Gimme Shelter [/QUOTE] Gimme Shelter would be my pick as well. Honorable mention  All Along more »

  • Forum Post: Make an Album: Take 2

    Posted 07/30/2014 11:14:52 EDT

    Black Sabbath Black Sabbath Tea For the Tillerman - Cat Stevens Unforgettable Fire, Zooropa U2 Born in the USA, Born to Run, Darkness on the edge of Town - Springsteen Little Deuce Coupe, Good Vibrati more »

  • Forum Post: Make an album with title tracks only ...

    Posted 07/23/2014 11:53:27 EDT

    You

    Planet Telex

    Airbag

    Everything in it's right place

    Packed like Sardines?

    2+2=5

    15 Steps

    Bloom?

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  • Forum Post: Albums named after places

    Posted 07/16/2014 12:44:37 EDT

    Los Angeles- X

    Berlin- Lou Reed

    Tupelo Honey - Van Morrison

    Let England Shake - PJ Harvey

    Joshua Tree - U2

    Earth and Sun and Moon(that just about covers it) - Midnight Oil

     

     

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  • Forum Post: Showgaze Documentary 'Beautiful Noise' premieres this spring (end of May)

    Posted 06/20/2014 04:08:43 EDT

    In response to yogafriend's comment:   In response to MattyScornD's comment:      Big fan of all the bands mentioned (as I've said before and the other thread) as well as the styles and influences the more »

  • Forum Post: The greatest 'concept albums' ever conceived

    Posted 06/20/2014 04:05:15 EDT

    Have to go with one of the original concept albums, Moody Blues Day's of Future Passed. 

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  • Forum Post: Wish You Were Here: Our friend, Greg

    Posted 03/17/2014 10:24:06 EDT

    I am very sorry to hear this. Greg was a unique poster and very nice person.   My condolences to his family, and friends. Emerson Lake and Palmer - Take a Pebble http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPZkivm more »

  • Forum Post: Best "Follow-up" LPs of all time.

    Posted 03/09/2014 09:40:31 EDT

    I have two. I can't make up my mind. The Smiths, Meat is Murder.  The opening riffs of Headmasters Ritual, How Soon is now and Meat is Murder, make this album a classic. Well I wonder may be one of th more »

  • Forum Post: Blur vs. Oasis

    Posted 03/08/2014 06:31:46 EST

    In response to Klaas' comment:  Hfxsoxnut. I'm sure you must of heard Song 2 by Blur. I agree that Oasis is Beatlesque, but I find them to be more a 2nd generation Beatle offshoot. I would say Oasis i more »

  • Forum Post: Music Videos ...

    Posted 03/06/2014 10:09:20 EST


    For those who like ambient and relaxing music

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTuNS7ElxnA

     Everloving- Moby

     

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  • Forum Post: Songs By The Numbers

    Posted 03/06/2014 09:06:21 EST


    Four and Twenty - Stephen Stills

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-bliyct4_6o

     

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  • Forum Post: Songs dealing with bigotry

    Posted 02/27/2014 11:37:07 EST

    Gil Scott Heron - Winter in America

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2zKdIcOV5s

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  • Forum Post: Speaking in tounges

    Posted 02/27/2014 11:30:53 EST

    Spanish Bombs - Clash (Yo te quiera infinito, yo te queira, oh mi corazón)

    Black Burning Heart - Keane (Je souhaiterai m'immerger dans les de la mer)

     

     

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  • Forum Post: Musical couples (just for fun)

    Posted 02/27/2014 11:03:34 EST

    Georgia Hubley and Ira Kaplan(Yo la Tengo)

    Aimee Mann and Michael Penn

    Victoria Williams and Mark Olsen(Jayhawks)

    Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton

    Gavin Rosedale and Gwen Stefani

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  • Forum Post: Concept of covers

    Posted 02/27/2014 04:00:17 EST

    In response to ZILLAGOD's comment:   Perhaps this should be the start of a new thread, but; Who would you say is the most covered artist of the latter 20th century into the 21st century besides Beatle more »

  • Forum Post: Concept of covers

    Posted 02/25/2014 05:36:16 EST

    Nirvana introduced the Meat Puppets and David Bowie to a whole new generation of fans with their acoustic covers of Lake of Fire, and the Man Who Sold the World during their unplugged special. Both ve more »

  • Forum Post: Rock 'n' Roll values

    Posted 02/24/2014 02:40:22 EST

    In response to MattyScornD's comment:   In response to devildavid's comment: In response to SonicsMonksLyresVicars' comment: [QUOTE] IMO, mainstream rock/pop music is a joke.  Two superbowls ago, I wa more »

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