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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Roy Hunter on Thu Oct 18, 2012 8:44 am

Glad Girls, by Guided By Voices. I have to learn it for a gig next Saturday.

The girl I'm playing with doesn't read or write music, she plays left-handed guitar, except she plays a right-handed guitar upside-down, and she likes to use tunings. I don't stand a chance of 'reading' her left - I mean right - hand to get the chords, I will just have to hope she sticks to the arrangement we played at the rehearsal. Which is by no means a given.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Almighty Doer of Stuff on Thu Oct 18, 2012 9:44 am

Robby Roadsteamer - This Album Syncs Up With Toejam & Earl

My brother bought me this a few weeks ago because it had a game I like on the cover. I haven't listened yet, but I listened to a few of the snippets on that Amazon.com page.

Needless to say, it doesn't really sync up with Toejam & Earl. It might sync up pretty well with a bong though. :idiot:
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby la la on Fri Oct 19, 2012 9:37 am

Just discovered Third Eye Blind. Not sure if I like it yet or not, I think I'll have to listen to it for another day or two before I decide.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Almighty Doer of Stuff on Fri Oct 19, 2012 10:07 am

I only know that one song, "Semi-Charmed Life". Nobody seems to understand what it's really about. Yes, it's obviously about heroin, everyone thinks that's the big surprise, but I think there's more to it than just being about heroin addiction.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Roy Hunter on Fri Oct 19, 2012 4:47 pm

Almighty Doer of Stuff wrote:Robby Roadsteamer - This Album Syncs Up With Toejam & Earl

My brother bought me this a few weeks ago because it had a game I like on the cover. I haven't listened yet, but I listened to a few of the snippets on that Amazon.com page.

Needless to say, it doesn't really sync up with Toejam & Earl. It might sync up pretty well with a bong though. :idiot:

I loved Toejam and Earl on the SNES. I can still remember the music...
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Almighty Doer of Stuff on Fri Oct 19, 2012 8:00 pm

It was composed by a man named John Baker. I have the music ripped from the Sega Genesis cartridges for the first game and the first sequel, but I haven't yet gotten around to translating it into MP3 format like I did for Shaun Hollingworth's soundtrack to Wiz'N'Liz, which is absolutely wonderful. I do have MP3s of the TJ&E music, but I recorded them with a microphone next to the TV so they're not high quality.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Roy Hunter on Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:28 pm

"I don't mean to sound bitter, cynical or cruel; but I am, so that's how it comes out." ~ Bill Hicks.
"To argue with a person who has renounced reason is like administering medicine to the dead." ~ Thomas Paine.
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"If you're making a political point wearing a balaclava, you're a c***. It was true for the IRA and it's true now." ~ daftbeaker.
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Rev. Rowan Redbeard on Fri Nov 09, 2012 6:47 pm

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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby black bart on Mon Nov 12, 2012 11:04 am

The Ruts 'Babylon's Burning'.
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 Arkaeon on Mon Nov 12, 2012 11:08 am

"The Night Chicago Died" by Paper Lace... wacky '70's!

I like to keep a few "gems" like that just to break up the sensee of higher art in my itunes:)
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby daftbeaker on Thu Nov 15, 2012 7:40 pm

Wonderful tonight by Clapton.
A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything - Friedrich Nietzsche

But why is the rum gone?!
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby black bart on Mon Nov 19, 2012 8:54 am

^That would be a good one to request at a teacher's disco on a cold December Night... :lech:
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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby Roland Deschain on Mon Nov 19, 2012 3:09 pm

black bart wrote:^That would be a good one to request at a teacher's disco on a cold December Night... :lech:

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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby daftbeaker on Wed Nov 28, 2012 4:30 pm

A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything - Friedrich Nietzsche

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Re: Watcha listenin' to?

Postby black bart on Wed Dec 05, 2012 10:07 am

daftbeaker wrote:[emo]Augustana - Boston[/emo]


I thought it was the group 'Boston' from the 1980s :lol:
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