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by Noddy
Thu Jan 31, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Festivals Thread 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 358

Re: Festivals Thread 2019

Some would say a bias perspective because I am playing it but one I would stand by - best lineup of the year so far is easily Bluedot for me.

Kraftwerk, New Order, 808 State, Gruff Rhys, Jon Hopkins and loads more: https://www.discoverthebluedot.com/homepage
by Noddy
Sun Jan 20, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1509
Views: 134625

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Massive Attack - Mezzanine show at Glasgow Hydro a week on Monday.
by Noddy
Mon Sep 03, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5074
Views: 346924

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

First dance for my wedding last Saturday. Ta Jason and co. 17 years later on from first hearing it and still soundtracking my life!:
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=gBkpBtgf0JU
by Noddy
Wed Jun 20, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: Record Store Day - Highs Lows and Heavenly Blows reissue
Replies: 47
Views: 7096

Re: Record Store Day - Highs Lows and Heavenly Blows reissue

I've emailed Troy at Medical Records about a UK/ European release of Highs Lows . He answered they should be available and to " have the record store ask SRD" A quick Google of SRD brings up Southern Record Distribution- with a co.uk website address. Guessing its a Uk based company. No way of conta...
by Noddy
Mon May 07, 2018 7:12 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1509
Views: 134625

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

I have a string of some pretty great (hopefully) shows coming up: May 11th: Liam Gallagher and Richard Ashcroft in LA (quiet you...) May 18th: John Prine at the Ace DTLA June 1st: Yo La Tengo in Seattle June 7th: A Place to Bury Strangers in San Diego - my band is opening up for them July 27th: My ...
by Noddy
Fri May 04, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue
Replies: 112
Views: 11286

Re: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue

clewsr wrote:
Fri May 04, 2018 8:19 am
I wonder if they have any more? Really need to get a copy of this from somewhere!
Don’t appear to have any left on Discogs (where I got it). Cheapest copy is £30: https://www.discogs.com/sell/item/687056894
by Noddy
Fri May 04, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue
Replies: 112
Views: 11286

Re: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue

spzretent wrote:
Fri May 04, 2018 2:12 am
Finally! Record Collector in Sheffield had one. £21.99 +s&h to USA.
Excellent! That’s where I got mine too, same price. Seems some stores charged £30+ for this too?!
by Noddy
Sun Apr 29, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue
Replies: 112
Views: 11286

Re: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue

Here, but be quick.... https://www.normanrecords.com/records/148366-spiritualized-fucked-up-inside This looks like it's linking to the CD version now – I excitedly checked out the other day when I saw this link and only now realized I'd inadvertently ordered the CD. :/ I bought an extra copy of the...
by Noddy
Sun Apr 29, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: Wooden Shjips UK Tour 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 777

Re: Wooden Shjips UK Tour 2018

niamhm wrote:
Tue Apr 24, 2018 6:03 pm
The Lucid Dream as support on all dates, nice bonus, would love to do two dates an all, Gateshead the following night could be worth looking into,
Nice one, ta! Brilliant run of dates and venues, really made up to be doing it (aside from London and Leeds - as I am still on my honeymoon).

Mark
by Noddy
Sat Apr 28, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue
Replies: 112
Views: 11286

Re: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue

I managed to pick this up for £22 on Discogs today (brand new) as well as landing Spectrum ‘Highs, Lows...’ for face value and ESG ‘Come Away With..’, again for face value. Can’t wait to hear them! Had my original of FUI on today and it is so badly pressed. Surface noise, jumps despite the vinyl app...
by Noddy
Wed Mar 08, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Lucid Dream - Paris robbery
Replies: 2
Views: 618

The Lucid Dream - Paris robbery

Hi all, Mark here from The Lucid Dream. I occasionally post on here when time permits, and I know a few forum members have seen us live over the years at the likes of Liverpool Psych Fest/supporting Spectrum/Death In Vegas etc. Hope the mods don't mind this post. Last week we were embarking on a qua...
by Noddy
Sun Jul 31, 2016 5:03 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool Psych Fest 2016
Replies: 55
Views: 7046

Re: Liverpool Psych Fest 2016

Can't wait for this one. Massive respect to the organisers booking bands like Super Furrys, The Stairs and maybe not to everybodys tastes The Horrors. A lot of people question those bands as psychedelia but the organisers clearly are looking at the fact that the term encompasses many things. Persona...
by Noddy
Wed Nov 04, 2015 2:10 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Cosmosis with THE JESUS & MARY CHAIN, WIRE, more...
Replies: 13
Views: 2421

Re: Cosmosis with THE JESUS & MARY CHAIN, WIRE, more...

I think given the size of the acts, and another 20+ to be added, £70 is fair. We all easily spend that on a night out, and getting to see The Mary Chain, BJM, Wire and The Raveonettes on the same bill is an absolute one-off. Even better that it's the north of England. :)
by Noddy
Sun Sep 27, 2015 3:46 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool Psych Fest 2015 with Spiritualized
Replies: 127
Views: 24709

Re: Liverpool Psych Fest 2015 with Spiritualized

I caught the opening of the set and called time to try check out The Heads, who unfortunately had finished by time I arrived. Jason is probably the biggest musical influence in my life, but it just doesn't do it for me these days live. Opened with (pretty sure); Hey Jane Lord let it rain on me Cheap...
by Noddy
Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:57 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: stop the press! variations in recent setlists!
Replies: 25
Views: 1681

Re: stop the press! variations in recent setlists!

I wouldn't mind at all if Oh Baby, Lord Let It Rain On Me, Cheapster, and Soul On Fire disappeared from the setlists and were never played again. Seconded. This is by far the most represented album in set lists throughout the career span of the band, but I think we all agree nowhere near their best...
by Noddy
Wed Aug 12, 2015 7:46 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 783
Views: 71874

Re: New Spiritualized Album - 2015?

From personal experience of releasing records you need a minimum of 3 months in advance to announce/get an album to press. I would say given Christmas is looming then probably looking at February at the earliest.
by Noddy
Sun Jun 28, 2015 5:36 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Spiritualized Glastonbury Live 27th BBC Radio 6 + Video
Replies: 99
Views: 5507

Re: Spiritualized Glastonbury Live 27th BBC Radio 6 + Video

Jason Pierce is a 'Drudge Pusher'. Best thing about that gig was WWJ, i'm liking the way they're playing it out now, much closer to the Spacemen I think. The rest of it? I dunno, it just doesn't excite me anymore. Competent. Perfunctory. Is that what I want to associate with Spiritualized? Even whe...
by Noddy
Sun Jun 28, 2015 5:25 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Spiritualized Glastonbury Live 27th BBC Radio 6 + Video
Replies: 99
Views: 5507

Re: Spiritualized Glastonbury Live 27th BBC Radio 6 + Video

Not feeling this at all. Combination of the ballad heavy set/and they just don't soar like they used to. Admittedly a relatively new line up. The Furnace at Liverpool is a room that is crying out for a Glasto 92-esque head fuck of a set. No place at all for these ballads. We shall see. Not looking l...
by Noddy
Sun May 04, 2014 1:44 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1509
Views: 134625

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Just purchased tickets for The Flaming Lips in Edinburgh at the end of May. Consistently one of the best live bands in the world. The Terror is a modern day classic IMO, I am sure live it will be even better. Also will be at the following (thankfully via band duties): Follakzoid @ The Shacklewell Ar...
by Noddy
Sun May 04, 2014 1:37 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Goat - European Tour
Replies: 20
Views: 2299

Re: Goat - European Tour

...once again in England the northerners miss out. :cry: Cannot wait to see Goat at Liverpool Psych Fest. I was lucky enough to get one of the initial batch of the Live Ballroom Ritual vinyls. and if that and their set from Glasto from an armchair perspective are anything to go by this will be imme...
by Noddy
Sun Feb 23, 2014 4:07 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1093
Views: 119071

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

(The Lucid Dream really nailed the motorik beat thing, but with a poppy feel, Thanks angelsighs! (I am singer/guitarist in The Lucid Dream). Had a fantastic time and the crowd was superb. no problem! I really enjoyed your set. the sound quality was really great too (I found a lot of the bands were ...
by Noddy
Mon Dec 02, 2013 10:36 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Goat : World Music LP
Replies: 89
Views: 6183

Re: Goat : World Music LP

Got mine direct from rocket (green vinyl) and there is meant to be a download but not located mine yet. Perhaps I will double check my e-mail.
by Noddy
Sun Dec 01, 2013 6:57 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1093
Views: 119071

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

Most recent gigs I have attended (luckily as part of the support with my band): A Place To Bury Strangers @ London The Shacklewell Arms (10th November): Incredible! Toured with these guys before but this show was off the scale by their very high standards. Not seen (obviously my reference is videos)...
by Noddy
Sun Dec 01, 2013 6:42 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5074
Views: 346924

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

The Holydrug Couple - Noctuary WOW!!! I am absolutely loving this right now. I like that Sacred Bones is getting the chilean stuff out there here in the states. This is beautiful I think... Does anybody have any material by the Lucid Dream? They were mentioned in a thread in the gigs section w/ the...
by Noddy
Tue Oct 01, 2013 5:48 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1093
Views: 119071

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

(The Lucid Dream really nailed the motorik beat thing, but with a poppy feel, Thanks angelsighs! (I am singer/guitarist in The Lucid Dream). Had a fantastic time and the crowd was superb. I particularly enjoyed over the weekend: Clinic (a band on an all-time high over 15 years into their career) Ni...
by Noddy
Mon Jun 10, 2013 8:25 pm
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: Oil Pack Catastrophy
Replies: 19
Views: 2446

Re: Oil Pack Catastrophy

Mine is within a plastic protective sleeve, and still intact within it. As my collection is in alphabetical order, and Spectrum vinyl are pretty costly things, I really do hope it holds up.
by Noddy
Sun Jun 09, 2013 9:49 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5074
Views: 346924

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

Neu! - 75
Camera Obscura - Desire Lines
Primal Scream - More Light
The Flaming Lips - The Terror
Steve Mason - Monkeys Mind In The Devils Time
Ian Skelly - Cut From A Star
The War On Drugs - Slave Ambient
Trouble In Mind - Record Store Day split 7"
by Noddy
Sun Jun 09, 2013 9:47 pm
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: New Spectrum/Spacemen 3/MGMT 7"
Replies: 52
Views: 8183

Re: New Spectrum/Spacemen 3/MGMT 7"

Yep, here's the latest from The Great Pop Supplement facebook: press release spiel for the 2 new ace GPS LPs ready at end of the month.... should you wish to read them now like!? GPS102 The Lucid Dream “Songs of Lies and Deceit” LP (coloured vinyl pressing of 500) ….ready end of June Cumbria‘s “The ...
by Noddy
Sun Jun 09, 2013 6:23 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Ty Segall/Fuzz
Replies: 17
Views: 2235

Re: Ty Segall/Fuzz

The 7" on Trouble In Mind is fantastic, proper MC5/Troggs feel to it in places. I think I was lucky enough to get one of the blue vinyl editions, which didn't hang around too long.
by Noddy
Sun Jun 09, 2013 6:17 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Liverpool Psych Festival 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2151

Re: Liverpool Psych Festival 2013

Yep, brilliant line-up. Last year was fantastic, but they have upped the game massively this year. The Trouble In Mind stage is the stuff of dreams. First UK appearances (as far as I am aware) for The Paperhead and The Liminanas.
by Noddy
Sun Jun 09, 2013 6:14 pm
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: New Spectrum/Spacemen 3/MGMT 7"
Replies: 52
Views: 8183

Re: New Spectrum/Spacemen 3/MGMT 7"

This 7" is a piece of art, really is stunning. I was lucky enough to get my hands on it. Massive praise to Dom at GPS again for his work with the label, Also - the future GPS schedule does not appear to be delayed :D Great Pop Supplement are doing the vinyl of our debut album next month (The Lucid D...
by Noddy
Sun Jan 09, 2011 10:50 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: New LGM & PP reissues
Replies: 10
Views: 1131

Re: New LGM & PP reissues

If you look hard you can get both originals for around the same price as these re-presses, I got Pure Phase less than a year ago for £25, granted its not in mint condition, but your right it is scarce. I got LGM for around £25 3 years ago. Must admit I am all for re-presses, its not right LPs goin...
by Noddy
Sun Jan 09, 2011 10:47 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Beady Eye
Replies: 189
Views: 16189

Re: Beady Eye

As for the Stones, if there was a decent human being among them someone would have spoken up against Allen Klein's plundering of Bitter Sweet Symphony. The stole a riff. it wasn't theirs. They got caught. The Verve didnt 'steal' that riff, the part that is used in Bittersweet is not the bit people ...
by Noddy
Fri Jan 07, 2011 8:17 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: NEGATIVE DOCUMENTARY
Replies: 17
Views: 2618

Re: NEGATIVE DOCUMENTARY

From our experience of playing Stoke takes some beating, and areas such as Kings Cross in London.
by Noddy
Fri Jan 07, 2011 8:15 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Asteroid No.4
Replies: 34
Views: 2818

Re: Asteroid No.4

Must say they are the trippiest live band I have ever seen, amazing both times at Carlisle The Brickyard. Support on both shows (2007/2008) from The Quarter After, amazing bill to about 40 Carlisle folk. The projections were stunning, Introducing LP by far the best.
by Noddy
Fri Jan 07, 2011 5:34 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Beady Eye
Replies: 189
Views: 16189

Re: Beady Eye

Same opinion as the other 2 tunes I have heard, Liam sounding great, poor lyrics and the bog standard solo appears again, and the beginning is a total take from Instant Karma. I can see why its a single, catchy, but this really is uninspiring. Liam and Andy Bell is a perfect recipe on paper, great v...
by Noddy
Wed Dec 29, 2010 7:28 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Beady Eye
Replies: 189
Views: 16189

Re: Beady Eye

To me its the same solo Oasis banged out for their latter years. Hows about maybe Gem didnt do the solos and Andy put something in there, he was great at that kind of thing with Ride. I am not expecting big fast rocking solos, maybe passages/phrases in the way Bill Ryder Jones did with The Coral, or...
by Noddy
Wed Dec 29, 2010 6:43 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Beady Eye
Replies: 189
Views: 16189

Re: Beady Eye

The 'Four Letter Word Tune' is awful. Only consolation is Liam sounded on form. I was holding out some hope with this when I saw Andy Bell was back on guitar, but its going to take more than a few switch flicks at the end to make me think he is heading back to his early Ride sounds. The lyrics and v...
by Noddy
Fri Dec 10, 2010 7:12 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The best of 2010 - your lists
Replies: 46
Views: 5247

Re: The best of 2010 - your lists

Caribou @ Liverpool Kazimier on Wednesday may top my gig list.....
Pretty poor year for music, best stuff from Caribou/The See See/Wodden Shjips one offs/The Coral LP.
by Noddy
Fri Dec 10, 2010 7:09 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Other users' bands
Replies: 31
Views: 9717

Re: Other users' bands

Hi
I am in a band called The Lucid Dream. All info via the link. Supported Spectrum several times, and most recently we have been working with Richard Norris (Beyond The Wizard Sleeve/The Grid). Got the re-mix back he did the other day, cant wait to unleash it!

www,myspace.com/theluciddream08
by Noddy
Sat Jul 24, 2010 10:47 am
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: Natty Booker Exhibition July 15th - Hoxton bar and Grill
Replies: 72
Views: 11573

Re: Natty Booker Exhibition July 15th - Hoxton bar and Grill

Glad to see support for the cause of Natty, shame to hear of his illness. The bands at the Sheffield show (The Second Floor (featuring Nolan formerly of Spectrum) and 3d Tanx are brilliant.
I have heard good things about Hoxton Bar and Grill, playing there next month so should be cool.
by Noddy
Sat Jul 24, 2010 10:45 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1509
Views: 134625

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

heyman wrote:The Lucid Deam @ Escobar Leeds Sat 24th July, saw these support Sonic / Spectrum last year, been waiting to see them again, blow yer nut off!!
Cheers mate, see you tonight!
by Noddy
Sat Jul 24, 2010 10:44 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Ladies and Gentlemen....vinyl reissue
Replies: 122
Views: 12301

Re: ladies gents vinyl re ish

Mine is here, looks pretty stunning, still not listened yet, and I think the £27 is justified as its a double 180g vinyl. Only moan is the prescrpition and one inner sleeve had been bent back on opening the seal. Must admit its pretty amazing to finally see that cover on vinyl PS - weird trivia, am...
by Noddy
Sat Jul 24, 2010 10:42 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Verve Voyager 1
Replies: 17
Views: 2010

Re: Verve Voyager 1

I am the lucky owner of Verve - Voyager 1 on blue vinyl, still not listened to it. Had it for nearly four years, think I paid close to £100 for it.
by Noddy
Sun Jul 18, 2010 11:22 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Psych blogs/mixes
Replies: 1
Views: 220

Psych blogs/mixes

Hi folks Thought that it would be a good idea to post a few sites around the world specialising in droney stuff etc, I think people on here will dig the various mixes etc: http://theblogthatcelebratesitself.blogspot.com/ http://tripinsidethishouse.blogspot.com/ (containing Psyilocybin Sounds excelle...
by Noddy
Sun Jun 13, 2010 11:20 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: A very unattractive reference to Jason
Replies: 8
Views: 1155

Re: A very unattractive reference to Jason

Brilliant album, especially X Hits The Spot, Glyniss and Jacquii (probably misspelt that) and Loaded Man. Great band, Waterpistol is their best, forum folk should check Time Machine, Mr Appointment, Undecided and Stranger. Some of the best music of the last few decades on that album, timeless pop. I...
by Noddy
Tue Jun 08, 2010 9:17 pm
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: Favorite Sonic/Spectrum Songs
Replies: 23
Views: 4940

Re: Favorite Sonic/Spectrum Songs

Spacemen 3 - Honey, Let Me Down Gently, Just To See You Smile, I Love You, Set Me Free
Spectrum - How You Satisfy Me, Lord I Dont Even Know My Name, Waves Wash Over Me, Soothe Me, Feels Like I'm Slipping Away

Of all of those, I think Honey tops it.
by Noddy
Sat May 22, 2010 5:58 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5074
Views: 346924

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

The See See - Mary Soul
Brian Jonestown Massacre - Who Killed Sgt Pepper?
The Beta Band - The Beta Band
Sly Stone - Stand
United States of America - self titled
by Noddy
Sat May 22, 2010 5:57 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Birmingham Sound of Confusion
Replies: 0
Views: 398

Birmingham Sound of Confusion

Think this one will be up the street of the folks here, 1st birthday bash,
Image
by Noddy
Sat May 22, 2010 5:56 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Brian Jonestown Massacre tour
Replies: 28
Views: 3817

Re: Brian Jonestown Massacre tour

Seen them 4 times, and its always a mixed bag. I saw the Glasto show in 2008, very poor. First time I saw them in 2006 was brilliant. I have heard Anton has stopped drinking so am sure the shows are benefiting too. The crowd are always going to be like that for their shows, people who have watched D...
by Noddy
Sat May 15, 2010 7:15 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Steve Mason: Boys Outside
Replies: 46
Views: 3873

Re: Steve Mason: Boys Outside

Got this album on advance vinyl. Am not enjoying it, just something about it doesnt seem right. Hopefully its a grower. Re. The Aliens, I personally think Luna is the one of the best things in the last 10 years, and Blue Mantle (last tune) is one of the greatest songs i have ever heard, absolutely s...
by Noddy
Sat Mar 20, 2010 3:32 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Spectrum shows
Replies: 19
Views: 2958

Re: Spectrum shows

Any news on the other shows? Really hope Nolan (bass) is ok, great lad.
by Noddy
Sat Mar 20, 2010 3:30 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Some shameless promo
Replies: 0
Views: 275

Some shameless promo

Alright folks, apologies if this is perceived as spam, I have asked permission from the moderators. Some ppl on here have expressed interest us in the past, after we supported Spectrum several times last year, and just making people aware of our first full release. Promo video and full EP is streami...
by Noddy
Thu Feb 11, 2010 8:54 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Pure Phase vinyl
Replies: 30
Views: 1569

Re: Pure Phase vinyl

If that highs lows vinyl comes available please count me in. Ta
by Noddy
Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:17 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Pure Phase vinyl
Replies: 30
Views: 1569

Re: Pure Phase vinyl

Hi, I got it from www.discogs.com, I had checked for it weeks and on Saturday it had become available. Needless to say I was over the moon! I also have to say that Pure Phase has aged like a fine wine, so much going. I certainly think that it has aged better than Let It Come Down/Amazing Grace. Take...
by Noddy
Mon Feb 08, 2010 7:38 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Pure Phase vinyl
Replies: 30
Views: 1569

Re: Pure Phase vinyl

Its a shame because the Highs, Lows,, artwork is brilliant and would have looked amazing 'stained glass', also its a sublime album, which really deserves more exposure, I have picked most other Spectrum stuff up pretty easily, paid around £35 for the Soul Kiss clear cover vinyl. Well worth it thoug...
by Noddy
Mon Feb 08, 2010 7:05 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Pure Phase vinyl
Replies: 30
Views: 1569

Re: Pure Phase vinyl

Yeah, I've got a vinyl copy. I think 25 GBP is a good price, too. Fantastic album. If only they'd reissue L&G, I'd be set. I'm not paying hundreds of dollars for one of the originals. Thanks everyone for their help. I second the above, there is a great demand for that vinyl, it should have been re-...
by Noddy
Sun Feb 07, 2010 9:22 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Pure Phase vinyl
Replies: 30
Views: 1569

Pure Phase vinyl

Hi Just picked up the Pure Phase vinyl for £25, pretty chuffed to have got it for this price, do any other board members own it? This and Ladies and Gents are the only vinyls I dont have. Was it pressed in limited quantities? (I was only 10 when it was released so I missed the whole details of its ...
by Noddy
Thu Dec 24, 2009 2:25 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Best albums of 2010
Replies: 57
Views: 2740

Re: Best albums of 2010

In this order: Flaming Lips - Embryonic Wooden Shjips - Dos The Horrors - Primary Colours Re. Doves - Kingdom Of Rust - i think its not a patch on Lost Souls/Last Broadcast, but it is much better than Some Cities, I agree the production is a vast improvement on Some Cities. They also put a great sho...
by Noddy
Thu Dec 24, 2009 9:57 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Guitar Anorak Question
Replies: 60
Views: 26370

Re: Guitar Anorak Question

Both Vox guitars are worth close to £1,000, but a combination of selling lots of unused stuff and getting one of them for 2/3 of the value helped. I bought the Vox Lynx over 2 years ago on E bay, nightmare to play but sounds excellent. That Non-reverse Firebird is a beauty. This is a good thread fo...
by Noddy
Wed Dec 23, 2009 5:12 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Guitar Anorak Question
Replies: 60
Views: 26370

Re: Guitar Anorak Question

Re. Jasons guitars, I was far too young to experience them live in Pure Phase era, but I have seen pics of a Non-Reverse firebird, and its listed on album credits, but not sure if it was used live by Jason, I know there are promos from that era with Kate holding it. Jason used to use a Rickenbacker ...
by Noddy
Wed Dec 23, 2009 12:36 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Gigs of the year
Replies: 22
Views: 2278

Re: Gigs of the year

Spiritualized - Gateshead Sage (gig of a lifetime) The Aliens - Glastonbury Queens Head stage Flaming Lips - Glasgow Academy The Horrors - Glastonbury Park Stage And on a personal level the band I am in supporting Spectrum at Liverpool Static Gallery/Leeds Library in February, was a dream come true,...
by Noddy
Tue Dec 22, 2009 9:11 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Flaming Lips - Embryonic
Replies: 19
Views: 1031

Re: Flaming Lips - Embryonic

The vinyl for this album is now ready, just ordered it. Clear blue/green double LP with cd included. Should arrive tomorrow. They always make big effort with vinyls. Love this album, it might well be their best, full respect for making an album as far out as that at this stage in their career. Saw t...
by Noddy
Tue Dec 22, 2009 8:34 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Guitar Anorak Question
Replies: 60
Views: 26370

Re: Guitar Anorak Question

John plays a Gibson Non-Reverse Firebird, Lovely guitars. Nearly bought one myself but opted for this instead, same model Sonic used 88-89 era, Vox Phantom 12 string: http://i378.photobucket.com/albums/oo223/NoddyAshcroft/IMG_0154.jpg Funnily enough I was just about to start a thread, asking folks o...
by Noddy
Sun Dec 20, 2009 10:47 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Gateshead Sage - Woe is me !
Replies: 11
Views: 1849

Re: Gateshead Sage - Woe is me !

Just made this from Carlisle due to snow after a 2 1/2 hr journey. Thank god I did. Best gig I have ever seen without a doubt, seen Spiritulaized 6 or 7 times but this was better than them all put together, Sound as ever in the Sage was perfect. Best song - All Of MyThoughts, Never thought I would e...
by Noddy
Sat Oct 03, 2009 2:14 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Favourite album opening tracks.
Replies: 35
Views: 1334

Re: Favourite album opening tracks.

Spacemen 3) - Take Me To The Other Side The Cramps - TV Set Verve - A Northern Soul Jesus and Mary Chain - Just Like Honey Funkadelic - Mommy, Whats A Funkadelic? Spiritualized - You Know Its True West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band - Shifting Sands (just got into this) Velvet Underground - Sunday ...