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  1. If they sell the albums cheaper at the shows...

    If they sell the albums cheaper at the shows maybe someone here will buy 10 copies and sell them to folks in this thread. :)
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    Is the Fargo series still on Hulu? That's a good...

    Is the Fargo series still on Hulu? That's a good one to check out.
  3. If you think shipping CDs is expensive try...

    If you think shipping CDs is expensive try shipping a sister!
  4. I know that Black Clouds & Silver Linings had one...

    I know that Black Clouds & Silver Linings had one package that contained an instrumental version of the album. Not sure whether DT did that with any other releases.
  5. Wobbler - Dwellers Of The Deep

    Wobbler - Dwellers Of The Deep
  6. My condolences, Duncan. A good inning indeed.

    My condolences, Duncan. A good inning indeed.
  7. Y'all will probably think I'm nuts, but back...

    Y'all will probably think I'm nuts, but back around Thanksgiving my wife and I went to a bar where no one was wearing masks to see a couple of friends play a gig. It was a strange feeling to be...
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    Cool! Good to know. My wife actually enjoys it...

    Cool! Good to know. My wife actually enjoys it and is actively suggesting we watch it, so that helps.
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    Just subscribed to Paramount+ a couple weeks ago...

    Just subscribed to Paramount+ a couple weeks ago and have been watching Star Trek Discovery. Almost done with season one and enjoying it for the most part. Hilarious that they have a character...
  10. It might be cool if they did something similar to...

    It might be cool if they did something similar to Opeth and released an album in both languages. But that would probably require an attention to lyrics that is completely unprecedented in TFK...
  11. Gotta love the return of acoustic guitars though.

    Gotta love the return of acoustic guitars though.
  12. All this machinery making modern music can still...

    All this machinery making modern music can still be disappointing.

    But really I'm happy that Alex is having fun making whatever kind of music floats his boat. He's earned it.
  13. Frank Zappa - 200 Motels (50th Anniversary...

    Frank Zappa - 200 Motels (50th Anniversary edition) Disc 1

    Moody Blues - Days Of Future Passed

    Probably had heard equal amounts of both before (which is to say, not much).

    I felt like Peak...
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    And the kick drum was still displaying some...

    And the kick drum was still displaying some significant balls on that album. Pretty much neutered on Hold Your Fire, but I still like a lot of that material as well.
  15. Not bad, but there's nothing here that says "Alex...

    Not bad, but there's nothing here that says "Alex Lifeson". The uninitiated will come away from this saying "hey, did you hear that new artist, Alex Lifeson? I really like her voice."

    Edit: ...
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    Not sure why driving away in Dexter's truck (or...

    Not sure why driving away in Dexter's truck (or "Jim Lindsay's" truck, rather) was a problem. Didn't Harrison arrive at that final scene in the truck? And if Harrison is leaving town that's going...
  17. I still don't have their Circus Pandemonium album...

    I still don't have their Circus Pandemonium album or whatever it's called...I'm way behind on buying new music.
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    I agree on your last sentence, but did you see...

    I agree on your last sentence, but did you see the look on Dexter's face when the cameo person was mentioned? Whether completely supported by logic or not, that may have been when he realized the...
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    I think the cameo could make some sense if this...

    I think the cameo could make some sense if this series continues, but I agree about the code violation although maybe it makes sense in the grand scheme. (hard to discuss this without giving stuff...
  20. Yep, although that seems more like a composed...

    Yep, although that seems more like a composed melody than a solo, per se.
  21. A.C.T - Silence

    A.C.T - Silence
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    Yeah, it was pretty good. I guessed some of the...

    Yeah, it was pretty good. I guessed some of the ending details, but not all. I agree about the flaws, but as you say it was still enjoyable.
  23. Camel - Raindances Roine Stolt - Wall Street...

    Camel - Raindances
    Roine Stolt - Wall Street Voodoo (disc 2)
  24. Pretty much my thoughts as well. Is there a more...

    Pretty much my thoughts as well. Is there a more unabashedly "joyous" sounding guitar solo in the TFK oeuvre than the one in "For The Love Of Gold"?
  25. I agree in some ways, but that approach doesn't...

    I agree in some ways, but that approach doesn't work for everyone. Sometimes it's a single song that provides "the way in".
  26. Maybe just look for the title track on YouTube or...

    Maybe just look for the title track on YouTube or something?
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    That is awesome!

    That is awesome!
  28. Did Jon Anderson ghost write those lyrics?

    Did Jon Anderson ghost write those lyrics?
  29. Thanks once again for putting all this together. ...

    Thanks once again for putting all this together. Lots of stuff here that was not on my radar.
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    My friend had an entire stable of Carvin guitars...

    My friend had an entire stable of Carvin guitars for a long time. Some of them were fixed-bridge types and others had Floyd Roses. At some point he got a Les Paul and decided he liked the tone of...
  31. My 2 cents: I think Banks Of Eden usually gets...

    My 2 cents: I think Banks Of Eden usually gets criticized a lot here or at least is often dismissed as one of the weaker albums, but I always have to chuckle when I see the rating on PA which says...
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    Almost, but not quite, lol. It just seemed like...

    Almost, but not quite, lol. It just seemed like it was written by someone from the city with no idea about rural life.

    I watched a couple of episodes of Letterkenny, but haven't gotten back to...
  33. I still think of this as the first Flower Kings...

    I still think of this as the first Flower Kings album. It has 90% (or more) of the elements contained in the albums that followed. Plus, if you look at Roine Stolt solo albums it's a rather uneven...
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    Binged all of Dexter over the last few days. ...

    Binged all of Dexter over the last few days. Really enjoyed it, even the first few episodes. I did cringe a bit at the this-is-what-outdoorsy-people-from-the-sticks-do stuff.
  35. Mastodon - Hushed And Grim Hawkwind - Hall Of...

    Mastodon - Hushed And Grim
    Hawkwind - Hall Of The Mountain Grill
  36. Well I think there already was a cottage...

    Well I think there already was a cottage industry, but it was smaller. Now politics has added a lot of fuel to the grift.
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    Intriguing. I put a block of wood behind the...

    Intriguing. I put a block of wood behind the trem on my Strat for years. Playing in a band that tuned down a whole step (and also just wanting to be able to tune my Strat quickly) was the...
  38. There's a crazy story about Ed Mann playing on a...

    There's a crazy story about Ed Mann playing on a Frogg Cafe tune. Most of it turned out to be unusable.
  39. I'm sure at least some of it is. People are...

    I'm sure at least some of it is. People are motivated to buy lottery tickets even with the odds being against them winning. Astronomically so. The odds of a vaccine injury of some kind are...
  40. Another friend who is anti-vax claims that his...

    Another friend who is anti-vax claims that his father died 2 days after getting a flu shot and that's why he doesn't trust vaccinations.


    People with covid die, anti-vaxer says "must've been some...
  41. Some good friends of mine just got covid a couple...

    Some good friends of mine just got covid a couple weeks ago and made it through okay. They are both anti-vaxers. They did nothing to isolate from their kids (7 and 2 years old) who, thankfully, did...
  42. My wife is now not too sure if she wants any...

    My wife is now not too sure if she wants any additional boosters, but I'm sure after the memory of this reaction fades a bit that won't be a problem. We're fortunate that our employer offers special...
  43. Got ours last weekend and it took about half an...

    Got ours last weekend and it took about half an hour. Had to fill out a minimal amount of paperwork, got jabbed, and then had to sit for about 25 minutes to make sure we didn't have bad reactions.
    ...
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    Sorry to hear that. What a tragedy. I have to...

    Sorry to hear that. What a tragedy. I have to believe better things are coming your way in 2022.
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    One would have thought that Mike's, Pete's and...

    One would have thought that Mike's, Pete's and Roine's vocals would have been the more "acquired taste" ones, but to each their own. I'm not sure if it's down to vocal skill, proper selection of...
  46. Fluke? Fluke makes the digital volt meters. :) ...

    Fluke? Fluke makes the digital volt meters. :) https://www.fluke.com/en-us/products/electrical-testing/digital-multimeters

    Seems to me at some point someone wired something wrong at the...
  47. Definitely every place is different. I remember...

    Definitely every place is different. I remember many years ago being at one of our business partners out in Wichita and watching a couple guys drive a golf cart over four 2/0 cables that were...
  48. Well you could argue that being proactive about...

    Well you could argue that being proactive about safety saves in the long run since it can protect from the more egregious accidents. But who really cares about the future when there's money to be...
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    This is one of the few Zappa albums I'm...

    This is one of the few Zappa albums I'm completely unfamiliar with. The bits I've heard I wasn't crazy about. And I did see at least part of the film about 30 years ago, but I don't remember much...
  50. Pretty much. It's a weird thought process. It...

    Pretty much. It's a weird thought process. It would have taken very little expense to solve the problem, but their first instinct was to attack me.

    Where I work now we have OSHA VPP Star status....
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    If that's true then what are we to think of the...

    If that's true then what are we to think of the Unitopia track that nearly directly steals a riff from it? :)


    For what it's worth, AotA works for me and is still one of my favorite tracks from...
  52. I got an electrical shock at the last company I...

    I got an electrical shock at the last company I worked for (over 20 years ago) due to something not being wired correctly at a transformer outside the building. I wasn't really injured, but I...
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    I have a copy of this but I've still never heard...

    I have a copy of this but I've still never heard it. The only version I'm familiar with is the Roine Stolt mix. Interesting comment about Roine's guitar work being more front and center. Roine had...
  54. Stay off the interwebs to reduce blood pressure,...

    Stay off the interwebs to reduce blood pressure, Ron.
  55. I've considered just giving it up completely. I...

    I've considered just giving it up completely. I wasn't even going to grow any this year because I had so much left from the previous year. And that's even after giving some away. My neighbor grew...
  56. I guess I need to do a better job keeping up on...

    I guess I need to do a better job keeping up on my interview reading/watching!
  57. It can even take the lining of your intestines...

    It can even take the lining of your intestines with it. Who knows, might even annihilate polyps.
  58. Desolation Rose has a lot of material that...

    Desolation Rose has a lot of material that "started off as jams", from what I understand. I don't recall that approach being mentioned on the last couple of albums, but I could be wrong.
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    I still have very mixed feelings about it,...

    I still have very mixed feelings about it, despite having read it so long ago and forgetting a lot of the story. My expectations weren't high and it's entertaining enough.

    Looking forward to the...
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    No problem! :)

    No problem! :)
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