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by scratch
Fri Jan 06, 2012 5:17 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Eurozone Crackup
Replies: 41
Views: 10729

Re: Eurozone Crackup

(THESE ARE COMPLETELY OUT OF CONTEXT, and Simply "cut and pasted"; HARDLY A Method for Valid ARGUMENT) That old adage of "Socialism is fine until you run out of other peoples money" seems to finally hit home HARD . I see.. so red text in "your writings" means it´s just random ramblings completely ...
by scratch
Wed Jan 04, 2012 10:22 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: LGM Blog
Replies: 10
Views: 1950

Re: LGM Blog

as a former bass player I must agree that none of the numerous replacements have been nearly as good as Will is on LGM..
by scratch
Wed Jan 04, 2012 10:14 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Roxy Music
Replies: 31
Views: 1947

Re: Roxy Music

1. for your pleasure 2. roxy music 3. avalon 4. siren 5. stranded 6. country life (stranded and country switch places depending on mood) the dull stuff are on the records from 79-80 not avalon imo.. but I must admit I have had more love for avalon after turning thirty.. so I guess it is fuckin aor.....
by scratch
Wed Dec 21, 2011 10:23 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Classical indian music?
Replies: 11
Views: 975

Re: Classical indian music?

I think I have more sitar strings than ragas.. and none without khan or shankar takes me about half an hour to tune my current (second) sitar.. and then it feels very awkward playing when sitting the way you are supposed to.. I will have to make a sample lib of myself playing if I want to do somethi...
by scratch
Mon Dec 12, 2011 11:22 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: General opinion on new songs?
Replies: 92
Views: 6966

Re: General opinion on new songs?

AG is not a garage record.. can someone please explain why so many consider the whole album garage ? I think it has good production and about 65-70% of it is beatiful low key songs with controlled outbursts.. classic spiritualized If you call that one "garage" then you might as well call the new one...
by scratch
Mon Dec 12, 2011 10:59 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: what band did you grow up with
Replies: 39
Views: 2238

Re: what band did you grow up with

Bitelz - then wayleurs and stouwns..
too many bands were equally important to me after the age of 9
by scratch
Sun Dec 11, 2011 10:20 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Eurozone Crackup
Replies: 41
Views: 10729

Re: Eurozone Crackup

is national sovereignty more important to you? Yes, but it´s also a fact that the southern part of EU has more corruption than the north.. why ditch a working system for one that you know is going to be more corrupt? I feel certain that the British are glad they stayed out of the "Euro Zone" That ...
by scratch
Sun Dec 11, 2011 3:28 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: General opinion on new songs?
Replies: 92
Views: 6966

Re: General opinion on new songs?

musicheals2 wrote: I believe it was Kev Bales who said yes and no.
sounds about right.. :P
by scratch
Sun Dec 11, 2011 12:45 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: General opinion on new songs?
Replies: 92
Views: 6966

Re: General opinion on new songs?

And it's definitely not the same song that will be on the new album, so I WISH MUSIC WRITERS WOULD STOP SAYING IT IS. well.. no, I agree it´s not the same as the new one.. but they have some lyrics in common and therefore it also inherited some of the vocal phrasing.. so it´s more than just the n...
by scratch
Sat Dec 10, 2011 6:29 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: General opinion on new songs?
Replies: 92
Views: 6966

Re: General opinion on new songs?

Didn´t he write that with Jim Dickinson around the time of lagwafis.. or did I just dream that?
by scratch
Thu Dec 08, 2011 5:32 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Album announcement tomorrow?
Replies: 28
Views: 2359

Re: Album announcement tomorrow?

http://mbf.cc/8dalA Heres the interview, about 15 mins long. Mostly the same as the Ireland one a few days ago. Hope this works... thanks.. only got 6 mins though.. is it the same for everyone? sometimes a compressed file with a data break wont play properly all the way through if using a player th...
by scratch
Thu Dec 08, 2011 2:28 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: General opinion on new songs?
Replies: 92
Views: 6966

Re: General opinion on new songs?

I remember when I first got LGM on day of release and it blew my mind. Once the ballads started appearing I've been less inclined towards every release since LICD which I personally think is a great record. maybe our definitions of "ballad" differ, but in my mind every album has them. TT must have ...
by scratch
Thu Dec 08, 2011 2:27 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: General opinion on new songs?
Replies: 92
Views: 6966

Re: General opinion on new songs?

angelsighs wrote:the lyrical motif that I find weird is the talking about what his mother said- this is in Too Late, Dont Just Do Something and Baby I'm Just A Fool...
why is something his mum said so important??
Jason! Don´t do smack you little rascal!
by scratch
Thu Dec 08, 2011 10:30 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Kate Bush
Replies: 24
Views: 2063

Re: Kate Bush

Yes.. not a pop record at all. Not saying that everything is better than red shoes or aerial but.. the first 40 mins does more for me than those two albums. I think I would have preferred exchanging a couple of the later tracks for some fitting unorthodox pop experiments (less pop than things like r...
by scratch
Wed Dec 07, 2011 11:25 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Album announcement tomorrow?
Replies: 28
Views: 2359

Re: Album announcement tomorrow?

"When you make a record, it has to be the single most important thing in your world. This time around, I wanted to do something that encompassed all I love in rock ‘n’ roll music. It’s got everything from Brötzmann and Berry right through to Dennis and Brian Wilson. I’m obsessed with music...
by scratch
Wed Dec 07, 2011 7:33 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: New album's called Sweet Heart Sweet Light!
Replies: 7
Views: 1004

Re: New album's called Sweet Heart Sweet Light!

not as cool as white light white heat but a lot better than that bowie record.. black tie white noise
by scratch
Wed Dec 07, 2011 7:24 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5135
Views: 413468

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

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by scratch
Wed Dec 07, 2011 1:41 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Kate Bush
Replies: 24
Views: 2063

Re: Kate Bush

The new album, 50 words for snow, is her best since the sensual world 22 years ago..

the first track, snowflake, even has some of that wonderful "the ninth wave" freakiness of hounds of love´s second side.
by scratch
Tue Dec 06, 2011 3:00 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: watch spz live online...
Replies: 57
Views: 4350

Re: watch spz live online...

is that some kinda statement from the Spaceman? No, I think you are trying to make a simple thing become complicated. Spiritualized usually play rated x and my "wild guess" would be that it´s because Jason likes to play it. :roll: I don´t think he gives a fuck about other peoples individual taste...
by scratch
Sun Dec 04, 2011 11:28 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: watch spz live online...
Replies: 57
Views: 4350

Re: watch spz live online...

Fantastic show! Longer than I was expecting. The stream over here was almost perfect aurally. I had it hooked up to my TV with some great speakers, so it looked and sounded great. me too.. managed to get the sound ok but impossible to make a stream of such low quality look great on my 42 inch while...
by scratch
Sun Dec 04, 2011 11:01 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: watch spz live online...
Replies: 57
Views: 4350

Re: watch spz live online...

angelsighs wrote: Rated X is a beautiful song, and long may it remain in the setlist
amen
by scratch
Sun Dec 04, 2011 11:00 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: What Are You Watching Now?
Replies: 163
Views: 46355

Re: What Are You Watching Now?

Not sure how similar it is, but I like the American version of Masterchef with Gordon Ramsay. It runs during the summer in the U.S. John and Greg´s personalities seem extremely different from that of Gordons.. I haven´t had time to see the new masterchef usa, but I would be surprised if the simil...
by scratch
Sat Dec 03, 2011 11:48 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Desert Island Discs
Replies: 43
Views: 3985

Re: Desert Island Discs

My discs of choice will be 8 dual layer double sided dvd:s.. may require some thinking to get it down to about 1000-1200 albums (in 320kbps mp3 format) but I think it´s doable.. :P but ok, if the thread title is misleading and it´s supposed to be 8 tracks.. I hope it´s not a very boring island? e...
by scratch
Fri Dec 02, 2011 12:10 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Favourite live albums
Replies: 70
Views: 3338

Re: Favourite live albums

good call on Deep Purple, runcible. from the days where every live album had to have a drum solo :) love the version of Child In Time too That album is worth it for Highway Star alone which has so much energy and power it positively shimmers. Yes, if the whole record was as good as those two it wou...
by scratch
Wed Nov 30, 2011 11:44 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Favourite live albums
Replies: 70
Views: 3338

Re: Favourite live albums

I love Sandinista, all the more for its weaknesses and its overblown nature :) completely agree.. and even if 1/6th is weak you still have 5 LP-sides worth.. it may not be the best fucking intellectual prize-winning novel you´ve read.. but a great comic book. a few official live albums off the top...
by scratch
Wed Nov 30, 2011 10:09 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: best neil young album
Replies: 20
Views: 1142

Re: best neil young album

Everybody Know this Is Nowhere Zuma Tonights The Night On The Beach After The Goldrush There's my top five. No way I could nail it down to one. I think Spzretent hit the nail on the head with those 5 He did... but I still have to put harvest there instead of zuma (although I listen to the latter a ...
by scratch
Sun Nov 27, 2011 10:19 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What aren't we talking about
Replies: 13
Views: 907

Re: What aren't we talking about

we never talk about van der graaf generator.. perhaps because I´m the only big fan? pawn hearts is one of my favourite records.. here´s man-erg http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A2K1mUSN-tI here is part of their second attempt ever at playing a plague of lighthouse keepers live..they rehearsed it onc...
by scratch
Sun Nov 27, 2011 7:58 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: '.sounded like somebody'd kicked open the door to your mind'
Replies: 11
Views: 1051

Re: '.sounded like somebody'd kicked open the door to your m

but waht song was it for you that made you go 'all the music i listen to is shit, this is music!' heard and listened to lots of great music from the day I was born (unfortunately my parents had good taste making the cliched "emancipation through music" a lot harder) so never had this big revelation...
by scratch
Fri Nov 25, 2011 3:54 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Urban Hymns
Replies: 82
Views: 4599

Re: Urban Hymns

I'm on the side of jadams here- Urban Hymns is definitely the weakest of the original run of Verve albums but still pretty impressive. It is not a part of any "original run" - it´s a reunion album.. come on.. although it has a version of a song written during a storm in heaven, doesn´t mean the w...
by scratch
Fri Nov 25, 2011 1:20 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: what a load of ****
Replies: 18
Views: 1797

Re: what a load of ****

Ouch. Bring out the usual suspects. All it's missing is Phil Collins and Dire Straits and it would be almost as if the last 2 decades had never happened. Bob's music deserves much better than this. marky sweatband is already in there, but yes goblinboy is sorely missed.. would have gone so well tog...
by scratch
Tue Nov 22, 2011 10:15 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Serge Gainsbourg - L’Histoire de Melody Nelson Deluxe ed
Replies: 16
Views: 1365

Re: Serge Gainsbourg - L’Histoire de Melody Nelson Deluxe ed

Forgot to say, arrangements for L'Histoire were done by Jean Claude Vannier and his magnum opus 'L'enfant Assassin Des Mouches' is also well worth checking out . Hah, I was expecting some leftfield melancholy chanson/eurovision with lots of strings.. instead it´s an ethno/progressive rock/free-jaz...
by scratch
Sun Nov 20, 2011 1:37 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5135
Views: 413468

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

I used to be a fan/sometimes still listen to the PG´s fleetwood mac.. I don´t think I´ve ever heard a record after 1970 though.. I heard something horrible in the eighties featuring that wonam with a man´s name.. but pretty much everyone were horrible then so I shouldn´t judge from that.. Are t...
by scratch
Fri Nov 18, 2011 5:29 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5135
Views: 413468

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

Re the Syd Pink Floyd show. It is excellent. Syds playing is so ahead of its time (and not just off its time). Shame is this is just a recording someone made of the playback show and not directly from the reels. Shame Syds vocals are so low BUT man his gee-tar playing... Also misses the opening int...
by scratch
Fri Nov 18, 2011 9:32 am
Forum: Other
Topic: What Are You Watching Now?
Replies: 163
Views: 46355

Re: What Are You Watching Now?

since it stopped airing in sweden I have been watching the daily show/jon stewart online..
recently I have added the colbert report

last thursday had brian eno as guest singing lean on me (with stipe and colbert)

http://www.colbertnation.com/full-episo ... -brian-eno
by scratch
Thu Nov 17, 2011 5:00 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Serge Gainsbourg - L’Histoire de Melody Nelson Deluxe ed
Replies: 16
Views: 1365

Re: Serge Gainsbourg - L’Histoire de Melody Nelson Deluxe ed

Spin on a few years and I bought Mick Harvey’s tribute album Intoxicated Man and through that record I became a fan. I have that one but the second Harvey-does-Gainsbourg album called pink elephants , is much better in my opinion. Is the unreleased on L´histoire deluxe only alternate takes? .. l...
by scratch
Tue Nov 15, 2011 11:37 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Drug Songs?
Replies: 44
Views: 7648

Re: Drug Songs?

Hendrix - Purple Haze not so sure that one was about drugs originally.. Hendrix was a major sci-fi nerd and took the term and part of the imagery from a novel.. inspiring him to write this weird lovesong that the public later decided was all about LSD. It also seems like Jimi never had dropped acid...
by scratch
Tue Nov 15, 2011 12:46 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5135
Views: 413468

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

jadams501 wrote:Modulated Tones is a bleak and moody instrumental, probably by mostly Sonic, released on How The Blues Shoulda Turned Out. Amazing track.
also available on the more common dj tones ep - new from amazon´s space age recordings seller for £6
highly recommended
by scratch
Tue Nov 15, 2011 12:29 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Drug Songs?
Replies: 44
Views: 7648

Re: Drug Songs?

And as an all-out mega lysergic wild card what about a highly unexpected tripster by Talking Heads - 'Drugs': http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bGpE2oXf0aE Talking Heads have a major altered-states side. Little creatures is not one of their best records and it´s probably because I was 12 when I bough...
by scratch
Sat Nov 12, 2011 11:02 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Drug Songs?
Replies: 44
Views: 7648

Re: Drug Songs?

good move..

not that I had anything to say..

..but if I must choose an antismack song then this one is the bestest!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3XqyGoE2Q4Y
by scratch
Sat Nov 12, 2011 2:19 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Respectful Objection to Thread Locking
Replies: 20
Views: 4030

Re: Respectful Objection to Thread Locking

Locking a thread about songs that talk about drugs on this forum of all places seems to say the least overly cautious, and the more I think about it the more I disagree. I´d say it´s even seriously fucked up now the mere mention of drugs suddenly should warrant censorship? Hope you get a grip.. s...
by scratch
Fri Nov 11, 2011 11:22 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Respectful Objection to Thread Locking
Replies: 20
Views: 4030

Re: Respectful Objection to Thread Locking

making drug-related topics a taboo would be extremely silly.. does not really need an explanation, does it?

..but yeah, I don´t mind seeing them in the "other" subforum only, since they tend to be more about the drugs themselves or crazy memories than actual music.
by scratch
Sun Nov 06, 2011 11:55 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: loutalica- lulu
Replies: 12
Views: 1030

Re: loutalica- lulu

. I'd say both acts have done worse. yeah the antihype calling it one of the worst records ever made are fucking liars.. I find Lou´s voice on the album pretty interesting.. dragon is ok, junior dad and cheat on me has some good parts but not enough to warrant the length of those songs (11:30 and ...
by scratch
Fri Nov 04, 2011 7:37 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5135
Views: 413468

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

metareed or lolica or whatever they call themselves

When did lou start to sound like bill burroughs on helium?
I think I like mr reeds new voice.. now he just needs some actual music to go with it - something that works for a full track
by scratch
Sun Oct 30, 2011 11:05 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: What Are You Watching Now?
Replies: 163
Views: 46355

Re: What Are You Watching Now?

docu about forbidden modern art saved from Stalin by putting them in a museum in uzbekistan where the kgb wouldn´t find them
by scratch
Sat Oct 29, 2011 5:12 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Last five albums/lp's you bought?
Replies: 2542
Views: 324319

Re: Last five albums/lp's you bought?

I've found that been in a serious relationship has killed my music listening time. When i was single it was 2 or 3 albums a night, now i'm lucky if i hear two a week!!!! shit, man.. I am a married father with a twelve year old relationship and still listen to about three records worth (often more) ...
by scratch
Sat Oct 29, 2011 12:57 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5135
Views: 413468

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

I disagree.. the woofs sound much warmer and kinder on vinyl.. cozy saint bernard growl. wish this caveman traditional had been released in the early 70ies - we could have had it in magnificent quadrophonic!!! mp3:s sound like red-eyed chihuahuas on a three day whiskey bender.. but you have to have ...
by scratch
Fri Oct 28, 2011 9:47 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Best Version of Lay Back In The Sun
Replies: 6
Views: 842

Re: Best Version of Lay Back In The Sun

another vote for electric mainline (with greenpeace as second)

one of the reasons why I was so disappointed with pp - waiting more than a year to get inferior versions of songs you already knew very well.
by scratch
Mon Oct 24, 2011 2:29 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: reverb
Replies: 15
Views: 5584

Re: reverb

old hardware seem to usually have buggy beta w7 drivers, if any at all..
I never managed to install the w7 drivers to my old emu card.

maybe you can try older xp or vista drivers in compatibility mode?
by scratch
Mon Oct 24, 2011 12:35 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: reverb
Replies: 15
Views: 5584

Re: reverb

moop wrote:overbkill!

now the only problem is that windows 7 wont let me change the source of the audio, so i can't use my XLR mic... arghghhh!
eeh.. huh? windows 7 wont let you.. what?
by scratch
Sun Oct 23, 2011 10:41 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5135
Views: 413468

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

the bbc6 pink floyd radio programme

great! I had no idea john leckie engineered echoes!
by scratch
Fri Oct 21, 2011 12:55 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: New album title!
Replies: 21
Views: 2443

Re: New album title!

odd indeed. i was joking before, but that actually would explain the delay. out of interest, what colour(s) does the album evoke for you? really washed out purple and pink <-- but with a lot of grey in there.. as if the rooftop scenes in the movie spirited away was painted in aquarelle and then soa...
by scratch
Tue Oct 18, 2011 11:13 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Stone Roses to reform
Replies: 93
Views: 5432

Re: Stone Roses to reform

http://www.thestoneroses.org/

damn manipulating bastards! they got me..

I went from thinking they just were ugly prostitutes with bad makeup to..
everyone-in-the-world-are-whores-but-the-roses-are-classy-callgirls! :D
by scratch
Mon Oct 17, 2011 9:21 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Stone Roses to reform
Replies: 93
Views: 5432

Re: Stone Roses to reform

radioshack wrote: I think they can just about get away with it if they don't make a new record.
..seems that nowadays money mostly comes from live gigs - if it´s all about prostitution then they probably wont try to produce new stuff.
I will consider them whores if they don´t even make an attempt at recording.
by scratch
Mon Oct 17, 2011 1:44 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Sonic Youth - the end? Thurston and Kim split...
Replies: 20
Views: 1841

Re: Sonic Youth - the end? Thurston and Kim split...

I hope they do like my fellow swedes in abba.. two couples who got divorced but kept the band together for years. they should try to be like abba in that regard 8) I want a sonicyouth record by ppl in their sixties. I only have the first 14-15 (does the whitey album count?) albums but I will buy the...
by scratch
Sun Oct 16, 2011 11:18 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Sonic Youth - the end? Thurston and Kim split...
Replies: 20
Views: 1841

Re: Sonic Youth - the end? Thurston and Kim split...

well.. she´s eight years younger than debbie harry

got to see them half a dozen times at least (if they really are quitting.. a good divorce shouldn´t stop the sonic elders, but who knows?)

I haven´t even got the last two sonic youth albums
by scratch
Sat Oct 15, 2011 12:18 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Hey Jane- Albert Hall 11-10-11
Replies: 19
Views: 1898

Re: Hey Jane- Albert Hall 11-10-11

plus i can't easily compare it to past Spz songs. definitely a plus. well.. bits of the melodic content are pretty similar to the waves crash in although th arrangement makes the first part sound like.. one of the rockers missing from LICD? noise and second part sounds more like the nineties (or ev...
by scratch
Sat Oct 15, 2011 11:55 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: (Not) I am what I am - The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh 9 October
Replies: 3
Views: 635

Re: (Not) I am what I am - The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh 9 Oct

the lyrics sound very similar to or exactly the same as I am what I am.. have no idea why you are so convinced it is not?
by scratch
Thu Oct 13, 2011 5:12 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: where did you come in?
Replies: 34
Views: 2484

Re: where did you come in?

bunnyben wrote: i went for albums only :wink: and to be honest the whole time frame- singles here n there etc i haven't a clue about so :wink:
ah well, it is the first two years of the bands history - pretty important
by scratch
Thu Oct 13, 2011 5:03 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: where did you come in?
Replies: 34
Views: 2484

Re: where did you come in?

this thread is missing where I came in.. I had heard spacemen3 but not yet bought anything.. spiritualized had started although they had not yet released LGM. post-spacemen/pre-LGM --> awtywm, feelsosad/iwantyou/run/smiles/sway the option could be "the first singles".. we are talking almost two year...
by scratch
Tue Oct 11, 2011 12:43 am
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: Covers by Spacemen 3
Replies: 12
Views: 3438

Re: Covers by Spacemen 3

by scratch
Sun Oct 09, 2011 8:24 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5135
Views: 413468

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

TogetherWeCan wrote:As of this very second, Tinariwen. Though sure I'm not the first man to proclaim his love for them.
yes! ..was pretty disappointed with their last record - the one after aman iman - but the new one seems to be a return to form, more of that wonderfully mellow saharan rebel blues
by scratch
Sun Oct 09, 2011 1:50 pm
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: Covers by Spacemen 3
Replies: 12
Views: 3438

Re: Covers by Spacemen 3

nickh wrote: I can’t really find any clips of the Ahmed Abdul-Malik song anywhere other than itunes I'm afraid.
I will upload an mp3 tonight - gotta run now

edit: getting technical errors at both megaupload and yousendit.. if you have a good alternative let me know.
by scratch
Sun Oct 09, 2011 12:40 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Zones
Replies: 10
Views: 1443

Re: Zones

Fort Boyard and tigers for me..
by scratch
Fri Oct 07, 2011 3:14 pm
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: Covers by Spacemen 3
Replies: 12
Views: 3438

Re: Covers by Spacemen 3

Little Doll - The Stooges I think the stooges stole about 80% (rhythm and notes) of it from hardbopper ahmed abdul-malik.. played with monk, trane and odetta It is a taqsim - improvisation around a traditional maqam.. you will no doubt hear that the song spelled takseem off his 1959 album "east mee...
by scratch
Fri Oct 07, 2011 1:36 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Fraudulent Brian Eno and Pink Floyd Japanese releases
Replies: 4
Views: 665

Re: Fraudulent Brian Eno and Pink Floyd Japanese releases

I bought a copy of nevermind in hanoi 19 years ago..
by the band NirvaVa.

Pretty much everything in northern vietnam seem to have been from HK bootleggers in 92..
..and since hk was a british dependent territory back then I guess I have a british pressing? :lol: