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by toomilk
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:01 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: what v i r t u a l gigs do you have coming up?
Replies: 12
Views: 1241

Re: what v i r t u a l gigs do you have coming up?

here’s another Earthless show. https://www.stageit.com/earthless/live_from_the_casbah/93620 Live from San Diego's The Casbah! I miss being there. :( Pretty silent on my end. Still catching Robyn Hitchcock's weekly shows. Getting a little boring because after 7 or 8 months of weekly shows he seems t...
by toomilk
Tue Dec 15, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: OK, Who Has COVID?
Replies: 3
Views: 236

OK, Who Has COVID?

Has anyone else here had COVID? I'm currently going through it. Two weeks ago I took the day off from working from home and went up to my girlfriend's work for her birthday, where we were both exposed to one of her coworkers who had a false negative the previous day. Fucking incredible why someone w...
by toomilk
Sun Dec 13, 2020 11:10 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Lockdown Instruments/Missing Band Chemistry
Replies: 3
Views: 720

Lockdown Instruments/Missing Band Chemistry

Anyone discover any new instruments during lockdown? I bought it back in 2018, but I have a mini Martin that I've been playing every day since March. It sounds great and is small enough to just plop down anywhere, but not too small as be unplayable. My partner bought me a mini Taylor acoustic bass f...
by toomilk
Sat Dec 12, 2020 2:34 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Letting it flow - the BBC sessions
Replies: 5
Views: 781

Re: Letting it flow - the BBC sessions

Thanks for that! It's been a real long time since I've listened to this. This should have been released!!!
by toomilk
Tue Nov 17, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: what v i r t u a l gigs do you have coming up?
Replies: 12
Views: 1241

Re: what v i r t u a l gigs do you have coming up?

Still waiting for Bjork's shows (postponed until next year).

Just got tickets to Liam Gallagher. :lol:
by toomilk
Tue Nov 17, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: L&G - Vinyl Me, Please - artist-approved LP reissue
Replies: 65
Views: 18893

Re: L&G - Vinyl Me, Please - artist-approved LP reissue

I finally got around to putting this on and I have to say it's incredible. Just pure quality in both the physical packaging and the sound. I'm sorry to hear some people having problems with their copies. Mine is nearly perfect. Ordered it directly from VMP. It's by far the best pressing of LAG on vi...
by toomilk
Tue Oct 06, 2020 4:22 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Do you need cheering UP? In a droney sort of WAY?
Replies: 5
Views: 1406

Re: Do you need cheering UP? In a droney sort of WAY?

I'm very stoned right now and this really hit my sweet spot. Thanks!
by toomilk
Tue Oct 06, 2020 4:14 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Spiritualized Trivia
Replies: 5
Views: 1587

Re: Spiritualized Trivia

Alright! I'll maybe start to come up with questions!
by toomilk
Wed Sep 16, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: L&G - Vinyl Me, Please - artist-approved LP reissue
Replies: 65
Views: 18893

Re: L&G - Vinyl Me, Please - artist-approved LP reissue

Got mine today. Like much of the VMP pressings, this is really high quality stuff. Haven't had a chance to put it on yet - hopefully the sound matches the visuals.
by toomilk
Sat Sep 05, 2020 1:02 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Spiritualized Trivia
Replies: 5
Views: 1587

Re: Spiritualized Trivia

What if I do a google forms version of it and then post the scores here? It would just be a link to a form with the questions that you fill in or choose from multiple choices.
by toomilk
Tue Sep 01, 2020 2:58 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Spiritualized Trivia
Replies: 5
Views: 1587

Re: Spiritualized Trivia

PS: It'll be through Zoom. It would also be a fun thing for some of us to see each other again and to meet new board members! Or not!
by toomilk
Mon Aug 31, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Trade Vids
Replies: 11
Views: 2142

Re: Trade Vids

OffMySoul92 wrote: Sat Aug 29, 2020 6:20 pm Thanks for the warm welcome everyone. I finally uploaded the Chicago '97 show to youtube. Hope you enjoy.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dfhSxWD ... e=youtu.be
Thanks so much for this!
by toomilk
Mon Aug 31, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Spiritualized Trivia
Replies: 5
Views: 1587

Spiritualized Trivia

I have been doing some weekly trivia nights with friends for several months now and the idea popped into my head: how about a Spiritualized trivia night/morning/whenever on a weekend? Would anyone be interested in doing it? So just a simple quiz. A few rounds. Maybe a picture one (guess the year bas...
by toomilk
Wed Aug 26, 2020 2:34 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Trade Vids
Replies: 11
Views: 2142

Re: Trade Vids

I believe that promo is from the Electricity/Come Together DVD. It's a special feature that is billed on the cover as "The Making of Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space!"
by toomilk
Wed Aug 26, 2020 2:30 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: L&G - Vinyl Me, Please - artist-approved LP reissue
Replies: 65
Views: 18893

Re: L&G - Vinyl Me, Please - artist-approved LP reissue

Yeah, I emailed their support and they say that LAGWAFIS is still the September record of the month.
by toomilk
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: L&G - Vinyl Me, Please - artist-approved LP reissue
Replies: 65
Views: 18893

Re: L&G - Vinyl Me, Please - artist-approved LP reissue

I thought I had this under control, but apparently not. I picked the Stooges record, but no mention of it on my account?!

And I can't find anything at all on Spiritualized aside from the post above. Again, no mention of it on their site. Is it still happening?
by toomilk
Tue Aug 18, 2020 4:20 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Paul Drummond - 13th Floor Elevators A Visual History
Replies: 7
Views: 2396

Re: Paul Drummond - 13th Floor Elevators A Visual History

Got mine as well. A friend said he got his for pretty cheap on Amazon ($25?), so might be worth a look.
by toomilk
Sun Jul 26, 2020 3:57 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Best ever year for album releases
Replies: 32
Views: 7511

Re: Best ever year for album releases

1982! The Fall - Hex Enduction Hour + Look, Know 7" + Room To Live Bruce Springsteen - Nebraska Clash - Combat Rock Cure - Pornography Elvis Costello - Imperial Bedroom Kate Bush - The Dreaming The Gun Club - Miami Fleetwood Mac - Mirage (shut it) After that list, I'm thinking maybe it's not th...
by toomilk
Sat Jul 04, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Spiritualized - Live Stream Please?
Replies: 2
Views: 1959

Spiritualized - Live Stream Please?

I know it's not really his style, but how amazing would it be if Jason did a quarantine live stream? Just acoustic.

Now that more people (notably Nick Cave and Bjork) are starting to do it, I've been thinking of who I'd like to see and Jason is at the top of the list.
by toomilk
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: L&G - Vinyl Me, Please - artist-approved LP reissue
Replies: 65
Views: 18893

Re: L&G - Vinyl Me, Please - artist-approved LP reissue

Signed up for a 3-month "plan." Started with the John Cale Stooges mix and swapped John Mayer for Stevie Nicks ( :oops: don't tell anyone).

Cut from the original masters. Might be the best version of this on vinyl?
by toomilk
Tue Jun 23, 2020 3:11 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1603
Views: 230544

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

I watch Robyn Hitchcock's shows every week. Seems like Dean and Britta do one every month, which have been fantastic. Sharon Van Etten did one that was pretty good. Last Thursday Angel Olsen did a "live" (it def wasn't a live stream) show in a church/studio in North Carolina that was absol...
by toomilk
Sun May 17, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Vevo 1995 Medication Video
Replies: 2
Views: 1084

Re: Vevo 1995 Medication Video

Very weird. I can safely say I have never seen the Medication music video before. Didn't even realize there was one.
by toomilk
Sun May 17, 2020 12:52 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Spiritualized 1996-98 Soundchecks
Replies: 0
Views: 2686

Spiritualized 1996-98 Soundchecks

You don't see videos like this anymore. A soundcheck from 1996 (Neil Young tour). A pretty great behind the scenes look at the band at the time. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1EF8Sc-e7T4 Here are some more (98 Radiohead tour): https://www.youtube.com/user/elbundlo1 If anything, COVID-19 has given ...
by toomilk
Sun May 17, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: R.I.P. Florian Schneider
Replies: 3
Views: 1302

Re: R.I.P. Florian Schneider

RIP Florian.

He hasn't been in the band for some time, so you'll probably be able to see Kraftwerk again. Hopefully soon!
by toomilk
Sat May 02, 2020 12:44 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: John Prine
Replies: 2
Views: 609

Re: John Prine

God, this one hit me hard. I consider myself lucky that I was able to see him in 2018. Swamp Dogg came out and sang "Sam Stone" with him. Not a dry eye in the theatre.

RIP
by toomilk
Sat May 02, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: C4 Spiritualized Documentary
Replies: 4
Views: 835

Re: C4 Spiritualized Documentary

Is this the Let It Come Down-era one?
by toomilk
Sat Apr 11, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: New stuff from Pete this year?
Replies: 145
Views: 37999

Re: New stuff from Pete this year?

I really like the new stuff I've heard so far. Love the artwork too!
by toomilk
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:28 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Ben Gibbard covers SPZ " Hold On "
Replies: 2
Views: 908

Re: Ben Gibbard covers SPZ " Hold On "

It was a great reminder to go back and listen to Amazing Grace. haha.
by toomilk
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:26 am
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: New years eve gig?
Replies: 21
Views: 4952

Re: New years eve gig?

Just listened to this. What an incredible performance. Had chills for some of the songs (rare for a boot to do that). Thanks for uploading!
by toomilk
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: I am What I am (old version)
Replies: 11
Views: 2663

Re: I am What I am (old version)

nghst wrote: Fri Jan 03, 2020 1:35 pm Is there anywhere to download this version:

[youtube]https://youtu.be/GoDQZPyRfos[/youtube]
Uploaded by Ollie and his weird Welsh youtube (non)restrictions! Wonder what he's up to nowadays...
by toomilk
Mon Mar 23, 2020 12:58 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Naming instruments used on albums
Replies: 6
Views: 1204

Re: Naming instruments used on albums

I think it's a gearhead thing. Lots of bands have done it over the years. SP3 weren't the first. Not sure if there's a direct point of inspiration.
by toomilk
Fri Mar 20, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5381
Views: 575859

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

Been listening to the Numero Group's Wayfaring Stranger: Cosmic American Music. So good. Right up a lot of our alleys.
by toomilk
Fri Mar 20, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: New years eve gig?
Replies: 21
Views: 4952

Re: New years eve gig?

Looks so great. Any chance of uploading those files again?
by toomilk
Fri Mar 20, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds North American Tour 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 875

Re: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds North American Tour 2020

Bought tickets for LA & SF for friends. Got tickets to Nashville for myself. Grand Ole Opry. Unbelievable.

Hopefully the world is normal before October. :(
by toomilk
Fri Mar 20, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: corona-era check in corner
Replies: 48
Views: 6405

Re: corona-era check in corner

Over here in California, the governor just instituted a mandatory "stay at home" for all residents. I work for a local government near San Diego so I'm still not working from home, which seems a bit strange to me. "Business as usual" they say. I'm in IT and we're doing a little b...
by toomilk
Fri Nov 22, 2019 4:13 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1603
Views: 230544

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

2020 is already looking to be a good year for shows!
-Luna
-Swans
-Phillip Glass
-A Winged Victory for the Sullen
-Maybe Kiss (?!?!?!)
-Then I'll be across the pond (east of the Atlantic) for a few weeks. Hoping to catch some shows there too.
by toomilk
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: New Nick Cave album, " Ghosteen "
Replies: 13
Views: 3322

Re: New Nick Cave album, " Ghosteen "

I could only make it through the first track after having to stop it. It'll probably take me a while to listen to this. Nick Cave in generally brings up a lot of emotions from the past and an album like this is just devastating to me.
by toomilk
Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1603
Views: 230544

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

You can now add
-Yo La Tengo doing THE LOVE SONG OF R. BUCKMINSTER FULLER: A LIVE DOCUMENTARY
-Quasi
-Low Christmas in St Paul
:P :P :P :P

(now my gigs until the rest of the year are finalized. Complete. No more. please)
by toomilk
Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Quiet Temple (features Spiritualized members)
Replies: 5
Views: 1671

Re: The Quiet Temple (features Spiritualized members)

I thought it was pretty boring. Sounded less like jazz, more like a soundtrack to a documentary or something.
by toomilk
Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Ten bands one cause
Replies: 11
Views: 2367

Re: Ten bands one cause

Was just about to post this as well. ANH on pink vinyl!
by toomilk
Wed Jul 24, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Brexit
Replies: 15
Views: 5267

Re: Brexit

Boris. LOL.

(EDIT: I'm not laughing at you. I'm laughing with you. And also nervous laughing regarding the rise of right-wing pseudo (and not so pseudo) fascism.)
by toomilk
Wed Jul 24, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1603
Views: 230544

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

I've got a pretty hefty list of upcoming gigs:
-Ceremony/Pissed Jeans
-Jenny Lewis (fantastic live!)
-Stereolab
-Lucy Dacus
-Angel Olsen
-Sleater Kinney
-Guided By Voices playing 100 songs in a NYE set 8)
by toomilk
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Rarest SPZ releases
Replies: 40
Views: 5432

Re: Rarest SPZ releases

I have them somewhere. I can put them up if anyone else doesn't already have them readily available.
by toomilk
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Box of Spacemen 3/Spiritualized Cassettes
Replies: 29
Views: 4522

Re: Box of Spacemen 3/Spiritualized Cassettes

Yeah, he's saying over £3k now.

It's now out of my price range unless a few others want to commit a thousand quid. LOL.
by toomilk
Mon Jul 15, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Fried & Justified
Replies: 6
Views: 1668

Re: Fried & Justified

Looks like it could be a great read. Just pre-ordered. Thanks for the heads up!
by toomilk
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Box of Spacemen 3/Spiritualized Cassettes
Replies: 29
Views: 4522

Re: Box of Spacemen 3/Spiritualized Cassettes

I gave him a low ball offer just to get a feel for the prices he's looking for. I think I offended him. Haha.

Looks like upwards of 1,500 pounds is the territory.

Let's hope that whoever buys it converts and shares it.
by toomilk
Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Box of Spacemen 3/Spiritualized Cassettes
Replies: 29
Views: 4522

Box of Spacemen 3/Spiritualized Cassettes

Raiding my archives I am selling a few items from my old Spacemen 3/Spiritualized days. First up …a box of old tape cassettes from Spacemen3, Spiritualized, and Spectrum. Featuring studio outtakes, odd mixes, live recordings and rehearsals. https://willcarruthers.squarespace.com/blog/2019/7/3/casse...
by toomilk
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:56 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Rarest SPZ releases
Replies: 40
Views: 5432

Re: Rarest SPZ releases

I think that's correct.
by toomilk
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Rarest SPZ releases
Replies: 40
Views: 5432

Re: Rarest SPZ releases

I believe there is a LGM CD that is very rare. Not sure of the specifics, but it has been discussed here before...
by toomilk
Fri Jun 28, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Stereolab - where to start?
Replies: 55
Views: 13362

Re: Stereolab - where to start?

Based on reviews by JamesT, I got tickets to see them in El Paso, Texas. Haha.

Planning a trip to Carlsbad Caverns for the weekend, then capped by Stereolab on Monday. Can't think of a better trip!
by toomilk
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:51 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: ANH Tour Vinyl
Replies: 0
Views: 4226

ANH Tour Vinyl

I don't think anyone has posted about this, but on tour they were selling a signed copy of ANH for $50. My friend grabbed a copy of this. Turns out it was orange vinyl in a standard LP sleeve. Nothing groundbreaking, I know, but it is a different version of the album, as confirmed by discogs: https:...
by toomilk
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:39 am
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: New S3 book
Replies: 18
Views: 4723

Re: New S3 book

My copy just arrived. Looks great so far! Lots of bits of memorabilia and some great pictures from that era. Probably won't be getting around to it for a while because of the giant stack of "to-reads." :oops:
by toomilk
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:03 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Erik Morse's book on Spacemen 3
Replies: 31
Views: 6608

Re: Erik Morse's book on Spacemen 3

I've still got my copy. My sister used to work at a library, so I had her put the glossy mylar cover to protect it in hopes that it would be worth something at some point... :!:

No way I'm going to sell it though!
by toomilk
Sun Jun 02, 2019 5:06 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Roky Erickson has died.
Replies: 8
Views: 1879

Re: Roky Erickson has died.

purespace wrote: Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:32 pm Sad day. Feel fortunate to have caught him the remaining members of the 13th Floor Elevators at Levitation in Austin a few years back. Godspeed brother.
I was there as well!

RIP!!!
by toomilk
Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Spz Philadelphia 4/19/2019
Replies: 13
Views: 2683

Re: Spz Philadelphia 4/19/2019

I have videos on my IG account: Tunabearman
by toomilk
Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Spz Philadelphia 4/19/2019
Replies: 13
Views: 2683

Re: Spz Philadelphia 4/19/2019

Good show. Same set list. Little variation in Sail On...it started with the backup singers first. Sounded lovely. Good performance with Jason messing up a few time - unnoticeable to the non-outpatient’s eat ;). Weird venue though. Super cold. During the encore break someone threw glitter in my face?...
by toomilk
Fri Apr 19, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Los Angeles
Replies: 25
Views: 5069

Re: Los Angeles

Hey Nick, I was standing in line and saw you guys when you got your tickets. The looks on your faces were priceless!
by toomilk
Fri Apr 19, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Spz Philadelphia 4/19/2019
Replies: 13
Views: 2683

Spz Philadelphia 4/19/2019

Anyone else going to the show tonight? Let’s meet up for drinks before!
by toomilk
Sat Mar 30, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Los Angeles
Replies: 25
Views: 5069

Re: Los Angeles

Great show! If anyone follows me on Instagram, I got some great videos (@tunabearman).
by toomilk
Sat Mar 30, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: SF 3/3019
Replies: 1
Views: 1160

SF 3/3019

I have an extra ticket if anyone needs one. Great seats. (6th row, center)
by toomilk
Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Scott Walker RIP
Replies: 4
Views: 1127

Re: Scott Walker RIP

75 though, so maybe it was his time!

"Duchess" is beautiful. I doubt any other song will ever be as perfect that.
by toomilk
Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Los Angeles
Replies: 25
Views: 5069

Re: Los Angeles

Ticketmaster just released more tickets a few minutes ago.
by toomilk
Thu Feb 21, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: Burger Boogaloo 2019 - Oakland, CA
Replies: 0
Views: 4399

Burger Boogaloo 2019 - Oakland, CA

Just got two passes for Burger Boogaloo in July (The "Lovers" deal...$69 for each pass :lol: ). Decent lineup, but the clincher is definitely the two nights of JAMC. Scientists too. I got tickets to see Billy Childish after the first night too. Have never seen him, so I'm looking forward t...
by toomilk
Thu Jan 31, 2019 3:53 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 807
Views: 146893

Re: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018

Seeing them play it live made it all "click" for me. They played them so well, and the songs came across a lot better than the recording. The album sounds a little withdrawn to me, so hearing them tear through them live was an eye-opener and a much better presentation of these songs.