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sunray wrote:
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:57 pm
A&E Dept - The Rabbit's Name Was...

I have been listening to this tune for nearly 25 years and it was only last night that I discovered the opening sample actually comes from Mission Control in the run up to the first moon landing :D
However, i have always been aware that the closing sample is from Pulp Fiction!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FLLSDgvrPbs
Absolute belter of a tune. One of my all time favourite acid techno tracks. Iggy Pop sample from Metallic KO on one of the remixes as well.

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natty wrote:
Wed Feb 05, 2020 8:16 pm
sunray wrote:
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:57 pm
A&E Dept - The Rabbit's Name Was...

I have been listening to this tune for nearly 25 years and it was only last night that I discovered the opening sample actually comes from Mission Control in the run up to the first moon landing :D
However, i have always been aware that the closing sample is from Pulp Fiction!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FLLSDgvrPbs
Absolute belter of a tune. One of my all time favourite acid techno tracks. Iggy Pop sample from Metallic KO on one of the remixes as well.
Ha! Natty, you bring up this track seven months later, just as i'm in the midst of another acid techno binge :lol:
Current obsession is this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UMYY93TNelA

A total acid trance-out that's a real 'Ronseal' tune if ever there was one. My only complaint is that it should be twice as long.
I am neither bored nor freaking out. I think i must be handling this all wrong.

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sunray wrote:
Thu Feb 06, 2020 1:57 pm
natty wrote:
Wed Feb 05, 2020 8:16 pm
sunray wrote:
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:57 pm
A&E Dept - The Rabbit's Name Was...

I have been listening to this tune for nearly 25 years and it was only last night that I discovered the opening sample actually comes from Mission Control in the run up to the first moon landing :D
However, i have always been aware that the closing sample is from Pulp Fiction!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FLLSDgvrPbs
Absolute belter of a tune. One of my all time favourite acid techno tracks. Iggy Pop sample from Metallic KO on one of the remixes as well.
Ha! Natty, you bring up this track seven months later, just as i'm in the midst of another acid techno binge :lol:
Current obsession is this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UMYY93TNelA

A total acid trance-out that's a real 'Ronseal' tune if ever there was one. My only complaint is that it should be twice as long.
I'm not on here that often :lol:

I absolutely love the stuff, used to DJ with it at traveller parties in another lifetime.

This was always one of my favourites from the Liberator crew:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHtCySNg6vI

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sunray wrote:
Thu Feb 06, 2020 1:57 pm
natty wrote:
Wed Feb 05, 2020 8:16 pm
sunray wrote:
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:57 pm
A&E Dept - The Rabbit's Name Was...

I have been listening to this tune for nearly 25 years and it was only last night that I discovered the opening sample actually comes from Mission Control in the run up to the first moon landing :D
However, i have always been aware that the closing sample is from Pulp Fiction!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FLLSDgvrPbs
Absolute belter of a tune. One of my all time favourite acid techno tracks. Iggy Pop sample from Metallic KO on one of the remixes as well.
Ha! Natty, you bring up this track seven months later, just as i'm in the midst of another acid techno binge :lol:
Current obsession is this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UMYY93TNelA

A total acid trance-out that's a real 'Ronseal' tune if ever there was one. My only complaint is that it should be twice as long.
I'm not on here that often :lol:

But YES! That's another belter. I absolutely love the stuff, used to DJ with it at traveller parties in another lifetime. Got a pile of '90's - early 00's acid techno and acid trance vinyl that rarely gets a rinse these days unless I'm feeling nostalgic.

This was always one of my favourites from the Liberator crew:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHtCySNg6vI

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Mighty Baby - At A Point Between Fate And Destiny box set
Rose City Band
Young Flowers - Blomsterpistolen & No. 2
And lots of Michael Head inevitably...

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The Cadillac Three - Country Fuzz
Pictish Trail - Thumb World
Andrew Weatherall - A Pox On Your Pioneers

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A Slight Disturbance In My Mind: The British Proto-Psychedelic Sounds Of 1966 - another 3CD offering from Grapefuit. Lots of well know bands/acts such as the Yardbirds, Bee Gees, Hollies, Bowie, Kinks, Manfred Mann etc, plus lots of unknowns (well, unknown to me). Since Tony Blackburn took over Sound of the Sixties, with his narrow definition of what 60s music is, I can't listen to it, so it's great to have boxsets like this to hear the lesser played stuff.

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New Elephant Stone LP

Killer. Really killer.

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Laz69 wrote:
Mon Feb 17, 2020 8:53 am
New Elephant Stone LP

Killer. Really killer.
Yes, it's great isn't it?

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They were amazing last week in Sleazy's Stevie. Played pretty much the entire a-side as one track. Was just incredible. His band just now are on fire! Said they'd be back around Sept so worth catching them if they head back.

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runcible wrote:
Mon Feb 17, 2020 7:36 am
Andrew Weatherall - A Pox On Your Pioneers
Can't believe the timing of this...

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I've been listening to the C90 compilation which was released last week. Lots of familiar stuff on there, but a band that passed me by who have a track on there are Thousand Yard Stare. It's a track called Wonderment:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C5MDsZc1Lv0

Think it's great, especially the druming which really adds to the energy, and i'm always a sucker for lots of wah-wah. Anyway going to have listen to their other stuff. Hope it's just as good! Any fans on here?

Ste

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stegraham wrote:
Thu Feb 27, 2020 8:51 am
I've been listening to the C90 compilation which was released last week. Lots of familiar stuff on there, but a band that passed me by who have a track on there are Thousand Yard Stare. It's a track called Wonderment:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C5MDsZc1Lv0

Think it's great, especially the druming which really adds to the energy, and i'm always a sucker for lots of wah-wah. Anyway going to have listen to their other stuff. Hope it's just as good! Any fans on here?

Ste
No a fan as such but my cousin ran me up to Glasgow a yr or two back, I went into the ABC to see Goat and he went into Nice N Sleazy`s to see a reformed Thousand Yard Star, I left after the show finished and nipped in to Sleazy`s to catch the last few numbers and find my cousin, was okay as I remember and the place was rammed

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Really enjoying the latest Jim Noir long player AM Jazz, especially this track which puts a big smile on my face:

Upside Down:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3JhSL1IkvQA

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Spiral Galaxy- Eternal Spirit World Meditations: https://spiralgalaxychicago.bandcamp.co ... editations

I can hear elements of Bardo Pond at their most meditational and the early 90s incarnations of Spiritualized, Verve and Mercury Rev. Well, on the first track certainly.
Album coming on Cardinal Fuzz in June apparently.
I am neither bored nor freaking out. I think i must be handling this all wrong.

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Been listening to the Numero Group's Wayfaring Stranger: Cosmic American Music. So good. Right up a lot of our alleys.

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Neil Young's Fireside Sessions: https://neilyoungarchives.com/movie-night

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Richard Dawsons - 2020, god this is a great album

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Grateful Dead - June 1976 Boxset

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Runcible, BzaInSpace, BVCP206 and I had a Recurring morning while communicating on WhatsApp.
It was amazing.
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Cocteau Twins - Victorialand

Not the new remaster, but that did spur the reminder to listen. Too gorgeous for words :D

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spzretent wrote:
Sat Mar 21, 2020 6:46 pm
Runcible, BzaInSpace, BVCP206 and I had a Recurring morning while communicating on WhatsApp.
It was amazing.
Leeds, Scotland, Detroit.
I have to say that really lifted my spirits yesterday. I love that album but the communal appreciation made it sound even better.

I ended up playing a shit load of Spacemen stuff after, all of which sounded as good as it ever did. To think they were 20 & 21 years old when they made a lot of that music still blows me away. Talent on another level.

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good dope/good fun wrote:
Sat Mar 21, 2020 5:54 pm
Grateful Dead - June 1976 Boxset
Is that the new monstrous CD release with masses of shows? Looked fantastic. I subscribe to the 'Dave's Picks' series which is very rewarding.

Until yesterday's Spacemen session I've been on a '71 Dead binge. Love Pigpen's contribution on a lot of those shows. Hard to Handle, Next Time You See Me etc...

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spzretent wrote:
Sat Mar 21, 2020 6:46 pm
Runcible, BzaInSpace, BVCP206 and I had a Recurring morning while communicating on WhatsApp.
It was amazing.
Leeds, Scotland, Detroit.
Could not agree more and as Mark said spirits well and truly lifted :)
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spzretent wrote:
Sat Mar 21, 2020 6:46 pm
Runcible, BzaInSpace, BVCP206 and I had a Recurring morning while communicating on WhatsApp.
It was amazing.
Leeds, Scotland, Detroit.
Splitters! This is it folks, the breakdown of communities before our very eyes.
I am neither bored nor freaking out. I think i must be handling this all wrong.

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We could do this like people are doing virtual happy hours on Zoom.
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runcible wrote:
Sun Mar 22, 2020 8:25 am
good dope/good fun wrote:
Sat Mar 21, 2020 5:54 pm
Grateful Dead - June 1976 Boxset
Is that the new monstrous CD release with masses of shows? Looked fantastic. I subscribe to the 'Dave's Picks' series which is very rewarding.

Until yesterday's Spacemen session I've been on a '71 Dead binge. Love Pigpen's contribution on a lot of those shows. Hard to Handle, Next Time You See Me etc...
Yeah.
It's 5 complete shows from 76.
Funny what you mention, because after giving that a quick listen I went back to a '71 show.
'76 was the full of slowed-down psychedelia-infused-with-cocaine jams.
I prefer my GD to be rocked out.
1971 hits that spot for me.
I went back to the 12-7-1971 show from the Felt Forum.
It's good shit.

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good dope/good fun wrote:
Sun Mar 22, 2020 5:20 pm
1971 hits that spot for me.
I went back to the 12-7-1971 show from the Felt Forum.
It's good shit.
Thats the night I don't have! I have the other 3, 4th, 5th & 6th! Got night 2, the 5th, on as I work from home today... Quality!

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how lovely that you guys did that :D

Today, for the first time in several years, I just plopped on some rock ‘n’ roll randomly and enjoyed it with abandon. It was GBV/Bee thousand. due to several severe losses in my life, I haven’t been able to listen to music much at all. Hardly ever, ever! I guess with these strange and scary times I’m able to shift back into it again. I hope so...

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Psychic Ills- Lots of them. So bummed.
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spzretent wrote:
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:58 am
Psychic Ills- Lots of them. So bummed.
Just had Hazed Dream on, will be listening to some more tonight and raising a glass to them.

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spzretent wrote:
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:58 am
Psychic Ills- Lots of them. So bummed.
Yeah, hard the really sad news earlier. I was hoping for a new record and UK tour this year. Such a shame and a massive loss.
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Manu Dibango. R.I.P
Died today of the Corona virus.
Do your mind, body and soul a favour and play this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-pkgVyhIuU

I also highly recommend seeking out Africadelic, which i actually prefer to the Soul Makossa lp: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fm6Wyge ... 6-z8y5SD27
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I'm working from home so I can play music which is cool. I've shifted on from my Grateful Dead '71 fixation by way of Good Dope/Good Fun's excellent Felt show recommendation to more southern hippy sounds today. Little Feat and Lynyrd Skynyrd dominated wall to wall all day. I can feel an Allman Brothers session happening tomorrow...

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Yesterday House Of Love all day yesterday. Nice surprise the Live at BBC had a 1991 show I was at. Marquee.
Today: Spacemen 3 SOC, Forged Prescriptions & PWF double CD.
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I'm at home with the missus and we're doing a A-Z of bands. Taking it in turns to select a album, we're up to I at the moment.

I've had:

Air - Love 2
BJM - This is our music
The Cult - Love
Dean & Britta - Back Numbers
Eels - Shootenanny
Fun Lovin Criminals - Another Mimosa
Gulp - Season Sun
High Violets - 44 Down
Isobel Campbell - There is no other

The only condition is - because we are working - nothing too noisey or loud, so no Crass, Discharge or Motorhead etc.

Ste

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If there's one positive from this situation, it's the opportunity to listen to more music. Not necessarily uplifting, but certainly beautiful, today I have been listening to:

Laraaji : Merz : Shahzad Ismaily - Dreams of Sleep and Wakes of Sound
Laurie Anderson : Tenzin Choegyal : Jesse Paris Smith - Songs from the Bardo

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Global Communication - 76:14

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Yesterday was an all day Eno fest here.
Warm Jets
Tiger Mountain
Discreet Music
Before & After Science
Bowie- Low
Bowie Heroes
Apollo
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J J Cale/Leon Russell in session at Leon Russell's Paradise Studios 1979, fantastic TV footage on YouTube
The Band - various live stuff from YouTube
Texas Gentlemen - Texas Jelly
Velvet Underground - Loaded, 1969 Stereo Master from CD box set
About 5 hours of The Allman Brothers - everything I could find.
Little Feat - everything I have

The last 2 contain what must be the greatest slide guitar players I can think of...

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Edit: Just got word that we're shutting down for two weeks so hopefully lots of tuneage on the way!
I am neither bored nor freaking out. I think i must be handling this all wrong.

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Ramones } It's Alive . Da Bruddas
1-2-3 , Hey ! Ho ! Let's go !
One of the best live recordings ever.

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The Oscillation, "Droneweapon", a direct tribute to Sp3's Dreamweapon. Brilliant stuff!
Available on their bandcampaccount.
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Acid Rooster - S/T: Instrumental psych jams well worth your attention.
Acid Mothers Reynols - Vol.1: Dunno who Reynols is but this is a pretty cool listen, only ruined by moments of intrusive vocals :roll: Four songs spread over 40 minutes, the longest being the first, which clocks in at 17 min. The last song is probably the closest AMT have ever gotten to straight rock'n'roll!
Endless Boogie - Basement Jam Ritual: Look at the band, look at the title. You know the rest.. 8)
Spacemen 3 - Stuttgart '89 Remaster: Great recording. Not sure how it compares to the original though as i'm actually not that big a nerd to be able to make immediate comparisons!
Spacemen 3- The Black Lion 1985: Only three songs but notable for what i assume is the electric saz on Things'll Never Be The Same.
I am neither bored nor freaking out. I think i must be handling this all wrong.

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herman wrote:
Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:50 pm
The Oscillation, "Droneweapon", a direct tribute to Sp3's Dreamweapon. Brilliant stuff!
Available on their bandcampaccount.
Thanks for that.

I noticed that they currently have 90% off their whole digital discography. Meaning you can get the lot for £2.40 :shock:
https://theoscillation.bandcamp.com/album/droneweapon
I am neither bored nor freaking out. I think i must be handling this all wrong.

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What with working from home and looking after Kids for the last week, my music listening is till best done on a Saturday night when they are all in bed. I mean I listen to music pretty much all day from the radio and when walking the dog but tonight is probably the only time I get to stick the turntable on, albeit with headphones.

So, midweek I phoned my local shop in Norwich to ask how I can buy from him considering he has no online presence at all. We chatted for a good half-hour and he was telling how he'll just have to take 3 months off. He kept apologising because he couldn't receive any new releases. To me, though, I don't mind that. There is always something I would buy from his stock. So, tonight, I'm going to be listening to the 3 LP's he sent that I've received this morning...Michael Kiwanuka's Kiwanuka...Cocteau Twins Victorialand and Miles Davies's Kind of Blue. Quite happy with them.

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