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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby PKMKII on Thu May 31, 2012 10:06 pm

With all the Diamond Jubilee hoopla, I've been listing to some music appropriate for the Queen.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Thu May 31, 2012 10:42 pm

Willow Tree by Unkle Vanya. Bloody hell, Roy, where have you been hiding this? I've a mind to give it a shot at the coffee house, if someone happens to pass along the words and music.
"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
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English isn't much of a language for swearing. When I studied Ancient Greek I was delighted to discover a single word - Rhaphanidosthai - which translates roughly as "Be thou thrust up the fundament with a radish for adultery."
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby PKMKII on Thu May 31, 2012 11:53 pm

ET, the Extra Terrestrial wrote:Willow Tree by Unkle Vanya. Bloody hell, Roy, where have you been hiding this? I've a mind to give it a shot at the coffee house, if someone happens to pass along the words and music.


The fellow on standing bass looks a bit shifty. :whistle:
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Roy Hunter on Fri Jun 01, 2012 2:50 am

ET, the Extra Terrestrial wrote:Willow Tree by Unkle Vanya. Bloody hell, Roy, where have you been hiding this? I've a mind to give it a shot at the coffee house, if someone happens to pass along the words and music.
Thanks, ET. The lyrics from our setlist have quite a casualty rate: we are currently up to three deaths (two murders, one suicide), two people going mad, innumerable broken hearts, four people being beaten up, and a car crash. Oh - and lots of drinking. LOTS of drinking...

I'll see if we can get any of this stuff written down, and I'll PM you.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Fri Jun 01, 2012 6:12 am

Roy Hunter wrote:
ET, the Extra Terrestrial wrote:Willow Tree by Unkle Vanya. Bloody hell, Roy, where have you been hiding this? I've a mind to give it a shot at the coffee house, if someone happens to pass along the words and music.
Thanks, ET. The lyrics from our setlist have quite a casualty rate: we are currently up to three deaths (two murders, one suicide), two people going mad, innumerable broken hearts, four people being beaten up, and a car crash. Oh - and lots of drinking. LOTS of drinking...

I'll see if we can get any of this stuff written down, and I'll PM you.

I love a song with a nice morbid theme. One of my favorites is about the mass murder of 73 children - 1913 Massacre.

You should definitely write down all your lyrics for eventual inclusion as a blood-spattered insert in your best-selling CD.
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Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
-- Philip K Dick

OK, now let's look at four dimensions on the blackboard.
-- Dr. Joy

English isn't much of a language for swearing. When I studied Ancient Greek I was delighted to discover a single word - Rhaphanidosthai - which translates roughly as "Be thou thrust up the fundament with a radish for adultery."
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby black bart on Wed Jun 06, 2012 3:31 am

PKMKII wrote:With all the Diamond Jubilee hoopla, I've been listing to some music appropriate for the Queen.


I know there's no Sex Pistols without Sid Vicious but they should have been invited to the Jubilee concert...and Chris de Burgh with his eye brows on fire singing his punk version of 'Lady in Red':

Lady in Red
I wish she was dead
**** off your madge
I'm locked in the shed
The smoke wafted gently in the breeze across the poop deck and all seemed right in the world.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Mad Willyum Bonney on Wed Jun 06, 2012 4:20 am

Mystified by Fleetwood Mac .
Bright Eyes , performed by Arrrfur Garrrfunkal .
Some guitar by Sungha Jung , Gabriella Quesada or sumfing loike thet , Trace Bundy , Tommy Emanuel en ofvers .
Remembering St. John
Remembering Auntie DeeDee
Remembering times of innocence
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Roland Deschain on Wed Jun 06, 2012 5:57 am

This, this, and this. OMFSM, I love this album. It's as if my ears are making love to my brain (it helps if you don't envisage that one).
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Almighty Doer of Stuff on Wed Jun 06, 2012 9:34 am

Ashley's been sending me to YouTube to listen to Scissor Sisters. She says they're becoming one of her favorite bands, and she's going to lend me one of their albums. From what I've heard they're pretty good.

A friend also recommended a band called Noisettes, and I watched one of their music videos, "Never Forget You", which was good.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Thu Jun 07, 2012 1:34 am

Mad Willyum Bonney wrote:Mystified by Fleetwood Mac .
Bright Eyes , performed by Arrrfur Garrrfunkal .
Some guitar by Sungha Jung , Gabriella Quesada or sumfing loike thet , Trace Bundy , Tommy Emanuel en ofvers .

Tommy Emmanuel :worship: :worship: :worship:
"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
("Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain.")
-- Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805)
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
-- Philip K Dick

OK, now let's look at four dimensions on the blackboard.
-- Dr. Joy

English isn't much of a language for swearing. When I studied Ancient Greek I was delighted to discover a single word - Rhaphanidosthai - which translates roughly as "Be thou thrust up the fundament with a radish for adultery."
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby daftbeaker on Sun Jun 17, 2012 3:03 pm

The Offspring - Days Go By. I'm really looking forward to the new album, this sounds really promising.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby black bart on Mon Jun 18, 2012 8:19 am

The Sex Pirates. They are a local band and have a new album out called: "Never mind the Rollocks" :lol:
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Almighty Doer of Stuff on Mon Jun 18, 2012 12:59 pm

Psychedelic rock, really really loudly. I put it on loud enough to hear through my shower, and then when I got out I never lowered it while I shaved and got dressed. Owww.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Roy Hunter on Fri Jun 22, 2012 1:46 pm

Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band.
Mr. Apollo.
In German.

Oh yeah...
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Almighty Doer of Stuff on Fri Jun 22, 2012 2:06 pm

I've been listening to brony music. Some songs are better than others, most are corny. It's nothing I would add to my collection, but my friends are always raving about AcousticBrony and MandoPony and their collaborations, so I decided to see what it was all about.
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