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    ...if I were a rich man, la de dah de dah dah dah...

    ...if I were a rich man, la de dah de dah dah dah de dah...
  2. From here on out for me, coverage of Buck, Willie...

    From here on out for me, coverage of Buck, Willie and maybe a few others is all I'm interested in.
  3. Have enjoyed it so far. Like many here, I'll...

    Have enjoyed it so far. Like many here, I'll probably bail after the next episode or two.
  4. I was angry at first since it was CD or nothing...

    I was angry at first since it was CD or nothing for me, but now that I look closely at the tracklisting, there's only a couple of tracks I really want and don't have...
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    ...and kevin

    ...and kevin
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    ...similar to Charmin?

    ...similar to Charmin?
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    Yes, they are, judging by the track listings. I'm...

    Yes, they are, judging by the track listings. I'm just not sure I need any more live Gong, that's why I may go for the individual albums, not the box. I already have Live, Etc., Gong Est Mort,...
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    Good. I did see someone mention, either in a...

    Good. I did see someone mention, either in a thread here or on the Hoffman forum, that there would be individual album releases. This may be the way to go for me.
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    Yeah, saw this on the IMWAN ICE forum a few weeks...

    Yeah, saw this on the IMWAN ICE forum a few weeks ago. They spread out the 3 LP's on 3 CD's, though the earlier CD release on One Way fit them onto two discs. I wanted to get this for the "music only...
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    I was 15 in San Antonio, and I heard nothing on...

    I was 15 in San Antonio, and I heard nothing on radio or TV until that weekend. I was familiar with most of the bands, including Santana (my brother had that first album). My parents wouldn't have...
  11. Thread: Zolo Music

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    I remember about ten years ago our college radio...

    I remember about ten years ago our college radio station (UT Austin) KVRX had an evening show dedicated to "ZOLO" music. Lots of off-kilter prog and electronic stuff, familiar to most of us here...
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    I have 3 albums on CD, and I like them quite a...

    I have 3 albums on CD, and I like them quite a bit. Beautiful Place on Numero, and the two-fer Harry and Silent Mother Nature on BGO.
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    Peter Gabriel, Ian Anderson, Peter Sinfield,...

    Peter Gabriel, Ian Anderson, Peter Sinfield, David Cousins... and I know "XTC's not prog!", but I'm throwing in Andy Partridge.
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    I liked all three seasons about equally, but I...

    I liked all three seasons about equally, but I think the long wait may have made 3 seem better than it actually was...
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    I don't have a favorite, I have many favorites. I...

    I don't have a favorite, I have many favorites. I could never compile a Top Ten, or even a Top Hundred. I like something or I don't; anything beyond that is a waste of my time.
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    Well, now wait a minute... I remember when...

    Well, now wait a minute... I remember when Stratosfear first came out; I bought it and, upon first listen, thought that it was a lot more commercial-sounding than any of the other TD albums I already...
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    Banco's "As In A Last Supper" had English and...

    Banco's "As In A Last Supper" had English and Italian versions, too.
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    PG solo albums are always a mixed bag for me....

    PG solo albums are always a mixed bag for me. Always some great tracks, some good tracks, some okay tracks, and one or two tracks I just don't like at all. This one is no exception. My favorites are...
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    I agree with the OP; I've noticed over the past...

    I agree with the OP; I've noticed over the past few years that the younger, popular female vocalists in several genres lack distinctive voices, more so than their male counterparts. I'm talking rock...
  20. My big 3 are PFM, Banco and Area, and they have...

    My big 3 are PFM, Banco and Area, and they have been my favorites since the mid-70's. Many others come close, but they just don't have as many great albums in their discography.
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    I'd say no. The sticker does not say "from the...

    I'd say no. The sticker does not say "from the original master tapes". The Gong people want us to wait for the non-Charly box. I hope I live that long...
  22. I'll have to check these out when I'm not at...

    I'll have to check these out when I'm not at work. Been an experimental electronic music composer since 1980 (hence my name "sounds weird"), and have certainly delved into this type of music at times...
  23. RIP Gary Duncan of Quicksilver Messenger Service

    He was 72. "Happy Trails", Gary... I had that album and "What About Me", which contains their hit "Fresh Air" back in the day. Now I have the 2-CD compilation "Sons of Mercury".
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    Wow, all those disparate legends together on one...

    Wow, all those disparate legends together on one album, and I somehow never heard about it until now...
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    I watched it in our high school library; I guess...

    I watched it in our high school library; I guess I was in summer school, or perhaps it was some kind of band/orchestra camp.
  26. Thread: Sibelius

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    My high school orchestra did "Finlandia", and it...

    My high school orchestra did "Finlandia", and it has remained my favorite of his works.
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    Yes, I bought the LP when it came out, then got...

    Yes, I bought the LP when it came out, then got the CD when it was released. "Here Come The Fleas" is the highlight of the album for me.
  28. Thread: CD Rot

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    I had problems with some of the original Todd...

    I had problems with some of the original Todd Rundgren CD's, and remember reading that it was common. If you looked closely, you'd see tiny "bumps" gradually appear. I still have the original Another...
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    Saw him opening for King Crimson circa 1973....

    Saw him opening for King Crimson circa 1973. Weirdest combination I ever witnessed, although PFM and Dave Mason came close. RIP.
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    Ha! Bought THAT one in the New Age markdown...

    Ha! Bought THAT one in the New Age markdown section, too, for a buck. Sold it finally, but a pretty good find at the time.
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    I used to have Journeys Out of the Body; I saw a...

    I used to have Journeys Out of the Body; I saw a used or marked down copy of the LP in the New Age section back when it came out, and bought it when I saw that it had a Jade Warrior connection (I had...
  32. I have "niches" in my collection for each style...

    I have "niches" in my collection for each style of music that I like. There's more room for some niches (prog, for example) than others (bluegrass, for example). I'm not talking about how much...
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    I have the 3-CD "Cook", "Live in Japan" from...

    I have the 3-CD "Cook", "Live in Japan" from 2002, that 4-CD "10 Anni Live" book/box. I also have the Esoteric remastered releases of "Chocolate Kings" and "Jet Lag", which have almost all of the...
  34. I found that Duke Street version of The Walking...

    I found that Duke Street version of The Walking in a dollar clearance bin at a Half-Price Books. What a great find!!
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    Her early career as a big band singer is very...

    Her early career as a big band singer is very underrated/forgotten, unfortunately. Quite the talented singer.
  36. I saw her twice in the late 80's-early 90's, and...

    I saw her twice in the late 80's-early 90's, and have most of her albums and a VHS of her videos. Been listening to her since I saw this thread pop up the other day. I like all the studio albums up...
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    I saw that tour as well, in Austin. I preferred...

    I saw that tour as well, in Austin. I preferred Phil's vocal performances at that show (and on Seconds Out) to later live stuff I've heard, when he decided to add more "personality" to the Gabriel...
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    I started a thread on this release a few weeks...

    I started a thread on this release a few weeks ago; it's appropriately posted in the "What's On/What's New" forum...
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    I never cared about the concept one bit, it's all...

    I never cared about the concept one bit, it's all about the songs for me. Every song on the album is fantastic in my book (with the exception of "Lilywhite Lilith" and "The Waiting Room", which are...
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    sigh... RIP Scott. I'll be spinning him all...

    sigh... RIP Scott. I'll be spinning him all night.
  41. I've had this CD for a few years and played it...

    I've had this CD for a few years and played it several times. I remember that the album gets off to a great start, I like the first several tracks, and then it's a mix of great, good and okay tracks...
  42. I certainly hear things now that I never noticed...

    I certainly hear things now that I never noticed before I became a musician/composer/studio guy. Some great posts already, I don't have too much to add, except that I've learned to keep my mouth shut...
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    My favorite of theirs, and a top ten of all-time...

    My favorite of theirs, and a top ten of all-time album for me. I do usually skip Waiting Room, but recently I played the entire album and REALLY enjoyed it, despite playing the hell out of it since...
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    I haven't bought "Three Piece Suite" yet because...

    I haven't bought "Three Piece Suite" yet because I'm holding out for a future release containing more of my favorite songs from those three albums, which could still happen as master tapes magically...
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    That's a mellotron on Chord, synths on Autobahn...

    That's a mellotron on Chord, synths on Autobahn...
  46. There's a new low-power station here in Austin...

    There's a new low-power station here in Austin playing Radio Dismuke; I can only pick it up on the north side of town, but I love it!! Only wish they wouldn't attenuate the high frequencies so much,...
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    I've always liked "It's Not Unusual" and several...

    I've always liked "It's Not Unusual" and several of his other 60's hits; I've never liked "She's a Lady", which came 6 years later, when I'd pretty much written him off.
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    I guess the first album I bought that fit the...

    I guess the first album I bought that fit the definition was Days of Future Passed in 1967. I had a friend whose dad was a music distributor, retailer or something, and he had a bunch of sealed...
  49. Kate Bush "Other Sides" (4-CD Rarities box) to get standalone release

    Good news for those who didn't want to have to buy several of the remastered albums in that recent release just to get the non-album tracks. ...
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    I watched the whole thing pretty much, since I...

    I watched the whole thing pretty much, since I was at my girlfriend's house and she wanted to watch it. There was one WTF moment for me, during that Dolly Parton (with Maren Morris and Miley Cyrus)...
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    crap

    crap
  52. Hey, once I'm dead, it won't be my problem, will...

    Hey, once I'm dead, it won't be my problem, will it? ...Seriously, I hope my "heirs" will try to get $$$ for them...
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    That's about the time I started seeing them, too....

    That's about the time I started seeing them, too. I never wanted to spend extra money when I went to a concert back then, not even for drinks or food. When I first saw merchandise in the lobby at a...
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    I joined in late 2005 or early 2006, and...

    I joined in late 2005 or early 2006, and immediately became addicted. Would've joined sooner if I'd known about PE. Anyway, I've learned so much here over the years, and fattened my collection based...
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    Well, I'll settle for "bonus tracks", preferably...

    Well, I'll settle for "bonus tracks", preferably ones I don't have... Good Afternude!
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    Ah, the magic words I was hoping to hear: "...the...

    Ah, the magic words I was hoping to hear: "...the standalone deluxe trilogy cd's..."; so this means those of us who don't want to spring for the whole box just to get the best-sounding trilogy won't...
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    AllMusic Guide has 30-second samples of all the...

    AllMusic Guide has 30-second samples of all the tracks on this album. I see he's now showing up on ECM releases, which seems appropriate for his styles.
  58. Of course, there are newer albums that weren't...

    Of course, there are newer albums that weren't included in the earlier box set. If you read all the posts, you'll see that there are also some "rarities" that weren't in This Woman's Work, and some...
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    I remember an earlier thread here about the LP...

    I remember an earlier thread here about the LP vs. CD. Some were saying that the Windham Hill CD's re-recorded parts ruined the album. I have both versions. The differences are there but not a...
  60. I'd like to mention something that nobody's...

    I'd like to mention something that nobody's brought up yet in this thread: music makers who create music that can't be performed live. At least the artists who do perform live can make money doing...
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