WHAT ARE YOU LISTINING TO NOW? Log Out | Topics | Search
Moderators | Register | Edit Profile

Alembic Club » Miscellaneous » WHAT ARE YOU LISTINING TO NOW? « Previous Next »

  Thread Last Poster Posts Pages Last Post
Archive through April 27, 2014darkstar0165 4-27-14  4:23 am
Archive through May 27, 2014davehouck65 5-27-14  5:48 pm
Archive through June 27, 2014bigyouth65 6-27-14  1:32 am
  ClosedClosed: New threads not accepted on this page        

Author Message
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1198
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Friday, June 27, 2014 - 12:17 pm:   Edit Post

Dylan & the Dead recorded Live July 1987

Really like Heaven's Door.
peoplechipper
Senior Member
Username: peoplechipper

Post Number: 439
Registered: 2-2009
Posted on Friday, June 27, 2014 - 11:25 pm:   Edit Post

Another trip around the sun; the new album from Mastodon...good on first listen, I think it will be a grower like 'The Hunter', their last album...Tony
sonicus
Senior Member
Username: sonicus

Post Number: 3486
Registered: 5-2009
Posted on Sunday, June 29, 2014 - 1:48 pm:   Edit Post

Garcia, Casady & Dryden : blues jam_____
Basement jam @ 2400 Fulton St. in 1968

I really like this ____ !

I grew up in the neighborhood there. My parents moved down the street to 9th and Fulton in 1959 when I was 3 years old.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MkxTDRsddZw
sonicus
Senior Member
Username: sonicus

Post Number: 3487
Registered: 5-2009
Posted on Sunday, June 29, 2014 - 1:59 pm:   Edit Post

Jerry Garcia's last interview

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xo2E_n27WjQ
sonicus
Senior Member
Username: sonicus

Post Number: 3488
Registered: 5-2009
Posted on Sunday, June 29, 2014 - 2:39 pm:   Edit Post

Nikhil Banerjee & Ali Akbar Khan - Raga Manj Khammaj



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jO0Sxm5hQ2k
sonicus
Senior Member
Username: sonicus

Post Number: 3509
Registered: 5-2009
Posted on Sunday, July 06, 2014 - 12:23 pm:   Edit Post

Canadian Brass - Toccata and Fugue in d minor - J. S. Bach

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tag1OAY4NvU

I seriously am a firm believer that listening to BACH will make you jam better!
I have been a fan since I was an infant when my father would play me his reel to reel tape collection . ____We were listening buddies.
bigredbass
Senior Member
Username: bigredbass

Post Number: 2207
Registered: 9-2002
Posted on Sunday, July 06, 2014 - 2:06 pm:   Edit Post

For me, the great thing about the 4th of July is getting to hear all that marching music, which somehow I have a soft spot for.

These guys are really, really good at it:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-7XWhyvIpE&index=2&list=RDCokcSY4iWEw

Why am I surprised that the United States Marine Band has it's own YouTube channel? Do they get royalties from Hohner? Does anyone play a Marine Band harp in the USMB?

What a gig ! Great outfits, you get paid, play really swank venues, eat good, paid rehearsals (!). I wonder if you go through basic first and get qualified with an M16 . . . and the haircuts go in and out of style. Plus, they don't have to sub-contract out for a pyro company should they want to do the '1812 Overture' ! !

'This is my trombone, there are many like it, but this one is mine . . .'

Semper Fi, and Jarheads rule ! I love these guys.

J o e y

(Message edited by bigredbass on July 06, 2014)
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11408
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Sunday, July 06, 2014 - 2:07 pm:   Edit Post

Cyril Morin - Pema's Theme
cozmik_cowboy
Senior Member
Username: cozmik_cowboy

Post Number: 1726
Registered: 10-2006
Posted on Sunday, July 06, 2014 - 4:48 pm:   Edit Post

Yeah, Joey - the Marine Band at 8th & I (USMC HQ in DC) has always had some pretty fair players; my dad was a jug, as were 2 of his 5 brothers, (one a 25-year, 3-war man), so when they came around once when I was a teenager (early '70s, Viet Nam going & all), we all went - period, no argument brooked. I gotta say, as an anti-militarist hippie, I was fully set on not enjoying it - but DAMN those boys could play!!!! And yeah, the red jackets (oops - sorry to any gyrenes out there - blouses) & white pants looked badass.
A high school friend of mine - euphonium player - considered that as one of the few kick-ass euphonium gigs going, he should sign up. Then he talked to the recruiter. You enlist with a MOS of combat infantry, and work your way through various unit bands to (maybe) a chance to audition for "The President's Own." In the meantime, you're a rifleman, with no guarantee of ever tooting note one.
He let that one slide.
And I think you mean "The haircuts go in and out of fashion". One is in or out of fashion, but has or does not have style - and the 2 have little if any relationship.

Peter (who spent his car time today on Blues For Allah, but is playing more than listening at home; the back surgery somehow took what little fluidity my fingers had, so.......)
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1206
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Sunday, July 06, 2014 - 5:18 pm:   Edit Post

Bought a Tibetan Singing Bowl at Summerfest today.

Listening to my wife playing it.

Ommmm.
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11409
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Sunday, July 06, 2014 - 7:22 pm:   Edit Post

Those Tibetan bowls sound wonderful; very cool that you have one.
sonicus
Senior Member
Username: sonicus

Post Number: 3510
Registered: 5-2009
Posted on Sunday, July 06, 2014 - 8:13 pm:   Edit Post

I have one too .
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1207
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Monday, July 07, 2014 - 4:12 am:   Edit Post

The one we got is tuned for the Root Chakra, which traditionally is a C.
I checked last night and it is actually a C#; which works well with my digiridoo which is F#.

Might need to experiment with meditative recordings. . .
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11411
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Monday, July 07, 2014 - 2:59 pm:   Edit Post

Let us know when you have something recorded.
cozmik_cowboy
Senior Member
Username: cozmik_cowboy

Post Number: 1728
Registered: 10-2006
Posted on Monday, July 07, 2014 - 3:33 pm:   Edit Post

Our local Unitarian-Universalist church has a set of 5; sometimes they'll start a service by setting them to singing one at a time; by the time the last one joins in, you can just feel all the negative crap just flow out your feet.........

Peter
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11413
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Monday, July 07, 2014 - 4:00 pm:   Edit Post

:-)
cozmik_cowboy
Senior Member
Username: cozmik_cowboy

Post Number: 1730
Registered: 10-2006
Posted on Tuesday, July 08, 2014 - 11:21 am:   Edit Post

Right at this moment? "Not Strictly Jazz" on New Style Radio, hosted by our own Jazzyvee - and it's sounding awful damn good.

Peter
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1211
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Tuesday, July 08, 2014 - 1:45 pm:   Edit Post

Genesis - And The Word Was . . .
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11415
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Tuesday, July 08, 2014 - 2:02 pm:   Edit Post

The cooling fan in my laptop.
jazzyvee
Senior Member
Username: jazzyvee

Post Number: 4124
Registered: 6-2002
Posted on Tuesday, July 08, 2014 - 2:53 pm:   Edit Post

I'm listening to the England commentators post-mortem at Brasil being beaten by Germany.
peoplechipper
Senior Member
Username: peoplechipper

Post Number: 447
Registered: 2-2009
Posted on Tuesday, July 08, 2014 - 11:41 pm:   Edit Post

Dave...Pema's theme is beautiful! one of the best things I've heard in some time...there's an instrument in there that totally sounds like Bamboo but I can't fully tell if it's wind or string...do you know what it is? it's really expressive of melancholy and I'd love to hear more...Tony
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11417
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Wednesday, July 09, 2014 - 5:23 am:   Edit Post

Tony; I love Pema's theme, and listen to it often. It can be a nice addition to the morning.

I don't know the instrumentation on the tune, but some of the instruments listed in the credits for the album include Indian Flute, Bamboo Flute, Chinese Flute, Duduk, Japanese Flute, Lyre, Ney, Sarangui, Saz, and Tibetan Bowls.

My other favorite from Cyril Morin is Divya's Theme.
hammer
Senior Member
Username: hammer

Post Number: 531
Registered: 9-2009
Posted on Wednesday, July 09, 2014 - 7:13 am:   Edit Post

David Grisman Quintet: 16/16 & Richochet (wow!)
Flora Purim: Butterflies Dreams (good listening to lighten the hearts of Brazilian soccer fans after yesterdays game)
jcdlc72
Advanced Member
Username: jcdlc72

Post Number: 350
Registered: 11-2009
Posted on Wednesday, July 09, 2014 - 7:25 am:   Edit Post

Funny... also in the Soccer World Cup vein, but in the other side (Mwahahaha!!!) I´m listening to Heino´s ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heino ) latest album, there is a nice version of Rammstein´s "Sonne". Don´t you want to turn 75 rocking to Rammstein? I surely do!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_X48bl1IyM&index=5&list=PLk-7BWSrHHpdcbrve2VPWxYRieEbiw5sp
adriaan
Moderator
Username: adriaan

Post Number: 3125
Registered: 6-2002
Posted on Wednesday, July 09, 2014 - 10:07 am:   Edit Post

re Heino's Rammstein cover, see this Stern article - auf Deutsch, gelegentlich.

(Message edited by adriaan on July 09, 2014)
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1214
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Wednesday, July 09, 2014 - 11:10 am:   Edit Post

Rick Wright (of Pink Floyd fame)solo disc - Broken China
peoplechipper
Senior Member
Username: peoplechipper

Post Number: 450
Registered: 2-2009
Posted on Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 12:21 am:   Edit Post

Heino!? wow this planet is clearly out of balance...Tony
jacko
Senior Member
Username: jacko

Post Number: 3548
Registered: 10-2002
Posted on Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 3:33 am:   Edit Post

Genesis The lamb lies down on broadway. I'd forgotten just how good Gabriel's swansong is.

Graeme
cozmik_cowboy
Senior Member
Username: cozmik_cowboy

Post Number: 1731
Registered: 10-2006
Posted on Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 8:38 am:   Edit Post

This vid a (female of close to my age) friend sent me the link to - which I've been spreading far & wide!

Peter
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1215
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 6:16 pm:   Edit Post

Minutemen - Double Nickels on the Dime
30th anniversary of it's release!
:-D
peoplechipper
Senior Member
Username: peoplechipper

Post Number: 451
Registered: 2-2009
Posted on Friday, July 11, 2014 - 12:23 am:   Edit Post

Peter! AWESOME! great stuff and I agree...and Double Nickels on the Dime is a classic!!! man, 30 already?! Tony
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1217
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Friday, July 11, 2014 - 2:23 pm:   Edit Post

following up on the Watt thing -
fIREHOSE - if'n
peoplechipper
Senior Member
Username: peoplechipper

Post Number: 453
Registered: 2-2009
Posted on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 9:17 pm:   Edit Post

fIREHOSE is classic too!
fmm
Advanced Member
Username: fmm

Post Number: 391
Registered: 6-2002
Posted on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 6:16 am:   Edit Post

Weird Al Yankovic - Mandatory Fun
peoplechipper
Senior Member
Username: peoplechipper

Post Number: 454
Registered: 2-2009
Posted on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 11:42 pm:   Edit Post

Russian Circles EMPYROS; if you haven't heard them, GET ON IT! awesome band! Tony
cozmik_cowboy
Senior Member
Username: cozmik_cowboy

Post Number: 1742
Registered: 10-2006
Posted on Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 7:46 am:   Edit Post

Nothing yet, today, but I'm predicting lots of Johnny Winter.......

Peter
jacko
Senior Member
Username: jacko

Post Number: 3553
Registered: 10-2002
Posted on Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 7:54 am:   Edit Post

Can I recommend his 'Captured live' album. probably the best version of Bony Moronie I've ever heard.

Graeme
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11430
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 11:45 am:   Edit Post

Lots of Winter.
hammer
Senior Member
Username: hammer

Post Number: 539
Registered: 9-2009
Posted on Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 12:23 pm:   Edit Post

Promo copy of the New Trampled by Turtles album - Wild Aminals
jcdlc72
Advanced Member
Username: jcdlc72

Post Number: 362
Registered: 11-2009
Posted on Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:52 am:   Edit Post

Ladysmith Black Mambazo.
sonicus
Senior Member
Username: sonicus

Post Number: 3536
Registered: 5-2009
Posted on Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 10:22 pm:   Edit Post

The original mix of Aoxomoxa

(Message edited by sonicus on July 20, 2014)
wfmandmusic
Member
Username: wfmandmusic

Post Number: 87
Registered: 1-2012
Posted on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 6:39 am:   Edit Post

Nice Wolf. In another thread we were talking about Bob Weir. So this morning I put on some of his stuff with Rob Wasserman from Nassau 1989. Wasserman's playing is really good.
sonicus
Senior Member
Username: sonicus

Post Number: 3538
Registered: 5-2009
Posted on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 7:56 am:   Edit Post

HI Ken, I like Rob Wasserman , I have his " Trios" recording . He does a tune on that called " Easy Answer" with Bob Weir & Neil Young. Another one that I love is with Jerry Garcia on guitar and Edie Brickell on vocals called___ "Zillionaire".
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1222
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 11:06 am:   Edit Post

I have Trios also - great disc.
Another favorite beside what Wolf listed is Put Your Big Toe In The Milk Of Human Kindness.
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11438
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 11:59 am:   Edit Post

Continuing on a theme - a delightful video of Rob Wasserman, David Grisman, and Steve Morse.
wfmandmusic
Member
Username: wfmandmusic

Post Number: 88
Registered: 1-2012
Posted on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 1:47 pm:   Edit Post

Thanks for the tips guys. I've only seen Wasserman with the Grisman Quintet. Now I have some new discs to source out. Right after I check out Dave's link!
wfmandmusic
Member
Username: wfmandmusic

Post Number: 89
Registered: 1-2012
Posted on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 1:57 pm:   Edit Post

Holy chops batman! I dig those ultra high notes Rob played with the bow between the end of the fretboard and the bridge. 5 star performance from all 3.
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1223
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 4:52 pm:   Edit Post

Wow!
That video brought tears to my eyes and goosebumps to my thighs . . . .

I might need some medication!
:-D


Thanks Dave!
cozmik_cowboy
Senior Member
Username: cozmik_cowboy

Post Number: 1751
Registered: 10-2006
Posted on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 8:42 pm:   Edit Post

Bought a bunch of CDs at a garage sale a little while ago; took them out of their cases & stuck them into my wallets (do most of my listening while mobile these days). Waiting to meet a fare at a train that was delayed, flipped through & saw 2 I'd forgotten; no writing, just some very familiar-looking skulls. Stuck in disc 1, and thought "What? Who? Why haven't I listened to this? Who?" Some of the players & songs were immediately recognizable (Bobby, Phil, Mickey, Bruce) some players less so & some songs unheard. Did some searching today; it's The Strange Remain, a live album by the '98 version of the Other Ones (only album thus far by them or The Dead). Driving again tomorrow; disc 2 first thing!


Peter
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11441
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 5:29 pm:   Edit Post

Peter, I have The Strange Remain. I haven't listed to it in a long time, but my recollection is I liked it a lot. I also seem to recall that Mickey seemed to have more of an influence in what was happening musically.
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11442
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 5:44 pm:   Edit Post

Listening to it now. Very nice!
lbpesq
Senior Member
Username: lbpesq

Post Number: 5802
Registered: 7-2004
Posted on Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 9:10 pm:   Edit Post

Paul Kantner's "Blows Against the Empire".

Bill, tgo

(Message edited by Lbpesq on July 24, 2014)
sonicus
Senior Member
Username: sonicus

Post Number: 3539
Registered: 5-2009
Posted on Friday, July 25, 2014 - 1:25 am:   Edit Post

"Blows Against the Empire", is a great recording . ____Many of various sounds are created in a quite novel way , such as the lift off of the Starship ;___ sound processed Electrolux Vacuum cleaners .
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1224
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Friday, July 25, 2014 - 2:10 pm:   Edit Post

Beastie Boys - The Mix-Up

Instrumental album from them - never listened to it before - I rather enjoy it!
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1227
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 7:26 am:   Edit Post

old school R&R.
Aerosmith - Live! Bootleg; live recording released in 1978.
jacko
Senior Member
Username: jacko

Post Number: 3554
Registered: 10-2002
Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 7:29 am:   Edit Post

Great choice Paul. I have that double album. Superb versions of walk this way and mama kin.

Graeme
wfmandmusic
Member
Username: wfmandmusic

Post Number: 93
Registered: 1-2012
Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 4:05 pm:   Edit Post

GD October 19th. 1974 Winterland SF. Eyes of the World into China Doll. This will bring a grown man to his knees.
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11448
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 5:19 pm:   Edit Post

GD March 29, 1990 Nassau. Eyes of the World with Branford Marsalis.
wfmandmusic
Member
Username: wfmandmusic

Post Number: 94
Registered: 1-2012
Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 5:26 pm:   Edit Post

Hmmm....old school Aerosmith. Some of the best blues rock ever! One of my top 10 concerts (best), and one of my top crappiest. Back in the early 90s those guys would wheel into my store in their matching Maseratis. Brad would say "Hey Ken, we need something to make us healthy". I would laugh and say, I'll give you guys some wheat grass shots but you got to lay off the drugs! Seasons of Wither is one of my favs.
cozmik_cowboy
Senior Member
Username: cozmik_cowboy

Post Number: 1752
Registered: 10-2006
Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 7:39 pm:   Edit Post

James McMurtry, Too Long In The Wasteland. Son of Larry McMurtry, and just as good with words. Now if he'd just had someone other than John Hoosier Mellonhead produce the album...............

Also, Turtles' Greatest Hits. Because every now and then, one needs some well-crafted, frothy pop.

Peter
peoplechipper
Senior Member
Username: peoplechipper

Post Number: 457
Registered: 2-2009
Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 10:28 pm:   Edit Post

New Corrosion Of Conformity, IX; good album, only listened to once but I think better than their last, which was really good too...Tony
ed_too
Junior
Username: ed_too

Post Number: 24
Registered: 3-2011
Posted on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 4:14 am:   Edit Post

This thread motivated me to drag the turntable down from the attic and haul the vinyl up from the basement and I re-found:

Badges, Posters, Stickers, T-shirts – Dire Straits – Dance Play EP
Baby Batter – Harvey Mandel
Who Do You Love? - Quicksilver Messenger Service – Happy Trails

Ps. Thanks to everyone for cluing me into so many things I hadn’t listened to before
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1229
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 1:49 pm:   Edit Post

living in the past . . .

Ted Nugent - Double Live Gonzo!
Sadly the ripped version I have here at work only has the first 37 seconds of The Great White Buffalo.
:-(
mica
Moderator
Username: mica

Post Number: 8217
Registered: 6-2000
Posted on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 2:39 pm:   Edit Post

In anticipation of the Petaluma Music Festival this weekend, I'm gearing up by listening to Galactic, Brokedown in Bakersfield and The Mother Hips.
kenbass4
Senior Member
Username: kenbass4

Post Number: 425
Registered: 10-2003
Posted on Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 2:33 pm:   Edit Post

Sound of Contact's "Dimensionaut"

Fronted by a guy who's father many of you have heard of, Simon Collins, Phil's "kid".

He learned well from dad...
peoplechipper
Senior Member
Username: peoplechipper

Post Number: 460
Registered: 2-2009
Posted on Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 11:22 pm:   Edit Post

Too bad Phil's shoulders( I think) are so done he can't play drums anymore; he was a wicked drummer and I'm glad I got to see him with Genesis once...it was the poppier years at the end but he still didi some cool drum-offs with Dennis Chambers; kinda the big time equivalent of the current Melvins lineup- dual drummers can be awesome...Tony
kenbass4
Senior Member
Username: kenbass4

Post Number: 426
Registered: 10-2003
Posted on Friday, August 01, 2014 - 8:48 am:   Edit Post

Tony,

That would actually be Chester Thompson, who also played with Frank Zappa.

Saw Genesis for the first time in 1982, was the 10th anniversary of Foxtrot. They did Supper's Ready in it's entirety. BEST SHOW EVER...
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1231
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Friday, August 01, 2014 - 4:08 pm:   Edit Post

Michael McDermott - 620 W. Surf

Chicago area musician, good material, brings back happy memories.
cozmik_cowboy
Senior Member
Username: cozmik_cowboy

Post Number: 1757
Registered: 10-2006
Posted on Friday, August 01, 2014 - 6:24 pm:   Edit Post

Mickey Hart's Mystery Box; Emmylou Harris, Stumble Into Grace; Alice Cooper, Love It To Death; David Alan Coe, 17 Hit Songs

Peter
wfmandmusic
Member
Username: wfmandmusic

Post Number: 95
Registered: 1-2012
Posted on Sunday, August 03, 2014 - 5:55 pm:   Edit Post

I actually never knew Phil could play the drums so well until I listened to some of his older stuff! Being from Ann Arbor originally, I was an Alice Cooper freak back in the day. Hey Mica, I"ll take some Galactic any time. I use to have every Jethro Tull Album and still have some on disk. Great bass lines and those fairies dancing in the woods are hard to ignore. I also like this thread as it turns me on to some new stuff. Today it was Americana Rock with Darkness On The Edge of Town by Springsteen
sonicus
Senior Member
Username: sonicus

Post Number: 3549
Registered: 5-2009
Posted on Sunday, August 03, 2014 - 6:47 pm:   Edit Post

Grateful Dead rehearsal ; St Stephen , recorded @ Alembic Studios aprox , 12/68
wfmandmusic
Member
Username: wfmandmusic

Post Number: 96
Registered: 1-2012
Posted on Monday, August 04, 2014 - 5:29 pm:   Edit Post

Since I'm doing a Jimi Hendrix thing along with the Led Zeppelin it got me thinking of Roy Buchanan and what a player he was. So I listened to this.
Austin City Limits circa 1976....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4e2VgycfSw
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1232
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Monday, August 04, 2014 - 7:37 pm:   Edit Post

fIREHOSE - Mr. Machinery Operator
peoplechipper
Senior Member
Username: peoplechipper

Post Number: 465
Registered: 2-2009
Posted on Monday, August 04, 2014 - 7:52 pm:   Edit Post

Wow! that is a monster player!

A few observations...I love the bass that dude's playing; such a cool finish...the clothes are BAD (and this coming from a guy who owns and wears vintage shirts with wide collars...

I also spotted a nice Traynor Custom Special behind the keyboardist; those are seriously cool amps-and loud-the only tube amp at the time to compete with a SVT; it used a weird tube usually used in tv's...most today have had 6550's put in them(a direct replacement) and they're still loud as hell; a friend of mine has one and it'll peak out at 170 watts or so, scary loud...the coolest things about those amps though is a few things; two lights, red and green so you could tell if the amp was on standby or ready to go, they were built like old Fenders with eyelet board but with better transformers, and the era seen in the video had a cool feature where the top of the box was held on with four bolts; remove them and the top came off and you could service the amp without removing the chassis...I have no idea why no one else has done this, it is genius...Tony.
pace
Senior Member
Username: pace

Post Number: 1047
Registered: 4-2004
Posted on Tuesday, August 05, 2014 - 6:57 pm:   Edit Post

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=c1tZOlUlRI8



(Message edited by Pace on August 05, 2014)
davehouck
Moderator
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 11450
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Tuesday, August 05, 2014 - 7:43 pm:   Edit Post

Sergei Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27

I've never heard this before. A friend posted on another site that he was listening to it, so I thought I would give it a listen. Interesting textures and transitions; it's keeping me wondering where he's going to go next.
pace
Senior Member
Username: pace

Post Number: 1048
Registered: 4-2004
Posted on Tuesday, August 05, 2014 - 8:16 pm:   Edit Post

I don't know if this is from the Merriweather Post Pavillion (8/27/77), but if so, I was born the day after the performance....

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

I was adopted 11/77, and just last week I figured out who my birth mother is... I have three half-sisters and they seem super-cool....

Either way, Lindley F*U*C*K*I*N*G rules, and this is the story of my life.....

(Message edited by pace on August 05, 2014)
pace
Senior Member
Username: pace

Post Number: 1049
Registered: 4-2004
Posted on Tuesday, August 05, 2014 - 9:39 pm:   Edit Post

one of my favs....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttPNilF3v5A

listen to that fuzz face on the solo.... if I didn't know better there's a china cat quote.....
pace
Senior Member
Username: pace

Post Number: 1050
Registered: 4-2004
Posted on Tuesday, August 05, 2014 - 9:47 pm:   Edit Post

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


'nuff said.

(Message edited by pace on August 05, 2014)
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1234
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Wednesday, August 06, 2014 - 7:00 am:   Edit Post

Soulfood - Breathe
Phillip Glass - Metamorphosis
Vallejo - Vallejo
wfmandmusic
Member
Username: wfmandmusic

Post Number: 97
Registered: 1-2012
Posted on Thursday, August 07, 2014 - 6:22 am:   Edit Post

Great cover tune (all bass) with a little surprise.
http://www.notreble.com/buzz/2014/08/05/aaron-gibson-fly-by-night-all-bass-cover/
flpete1uw
Advanced Member
Username: flpete1uw

Post Number: 344
Registered: 11-2011
Posted on Thursday, August 07, 2014 - 7:23 am:   Edit Post

Wow! Ken that was fun to watch. Well the tone was no surprise.
Great Post
Pete
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1235
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Thursday, August 07, 2014 - 2:07 pm:   Edit Post

Agreed - Aaron Gibson makes me want to go home and break all my fingers and sell all of my basses . . . .

Meanwhile:
Yes-fest today;
Tales from the Topographic Oceans
Fragile
Close to the Edge
Going for the One
wfmandmusic
Member
Username: wfmandmusic

Post Number: 98
Registered: 1-2012
Posted on Thursday, August 07, 2014 - 4:06 pm:   Edit Post

What? I can't hear you because I'm hiding in the closet!
Oh I have those Yes days. Some people don't understand how psychedelic the band was, both in art and music. I'm glad you enjoyed it. I feel one coming on for myself soon...
jacko
Senior Member
Username: jacko

Post Number: 3561
Registered: 10-2002
Posted on Friday, August 08, 2014 - 6:44 am:   Edit Post

Inspired by another thread I'll be listening to Deep Purple Made in Japan on the way home. VERY LOUD :-)

Graeme
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1236
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Friday, August 08, 2014 - 2:36 pm:   Edit Post

Same inspiration here.
Listened to Made In Japan.

I got that album over 25 years ago and remember being blown away by the intensity of every song - I don't think I could pick one favorite track from it.
jacko
Senior Member
Username: jacko

Post Number: 3562
Registered: 10-2002
Posted on Monday, August 11, 2014 - 12:53 am:   Edit Post

......"lazy". Definitley my favourite :-)

Graeme
pauldo
Senior Member
Username: pauldo

Post Number: 1237
Registered: 6-2006
Posted on Monday, August 11, 2014 - 2:20 pm:   Edit Post

Lazy is great; but not Strange Kind of Woman? or Space Trucking? The Mule?

I just can't pick one!

:-D
pace
Senior Member
Username: pace

Post Number: 1051
Registered: 4-2004
Posted on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 9:39 pm:   Edit Post

It's funny how the lineup w/ Morse has outlasted all the classic lineups combined. My cousin worked merchandise on the first tour w/ Steve and that was almost half a lifetime ago... (We're pushing 40).... Anyways.... One that always sticks out since I got the Bolin boxset back in grade school:

http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=wYp5IcjvQRA

Add Your Message Here
Post:
Username: Posting Information:
This is a private posting area. Only registered users and moderators may post messages here.
Password:
Options: Enable HTML code in message
Automatically activate URLs in message
Action:

Topics | Last Day | Last Week | Tree View | Search | Help/Instructions | Program Credits Administration