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    Lisa Coleman played session work for Joni on one...

    Lisa Coleman played session work for Joni on one of her discs- Chalk Mark in a Rain Storm. She's done plenty, from Joe Satriani to Tricky, and Los Lobos, Alice in Chains and Neil Finn.
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    Wendy and Lisa- Unexpected Influences

    Been playing a lot of Wendy and Lisa the past few days, as I have always enjoyed their pop music. IN looking for a video of Honeymoon Express, I found a "What's in your Bag" video. What is...
  3. Thread: Magma news

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    Still having a hard time coming to grips with the...

    Still having a hard time coming to grips with the loss of Phillip Bussonnet, since Jimmi Top simply cannot yet handle the technical challenges of Zombies. Plus, it sounds pretty clipped. Still, happy...
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    Won't play, sad to say.

    Won't play, sad to say.
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    Lack of Magma kills the deal for me. KMX B12? De...

    Lack of Magma kills the deal for me. KMX B12? De Futura? What? Several of the bands on the list do not exist without Magma.
  6. Keith Jarrett has Suffered a Stroke and is not Expected to play again

    This is news to me, and not happy news at all, given the release next week of the Budapest concert.
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    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/20/arts/spencer-da...

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/20/arts/spencer-davis-whose-band-was-a-hitmaker-in-the-60s-dies-at-81.html?action=click&module=Latest&pgtype=Homepage
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    I have the vinyl. :-)

    I have the vinyl. :-)
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    The Czar- that video is so spot on my wife and I...

    The Czar- that video is so spot on my wife and I that I just sent it to all my kids and step-kids and told them to watch. They will laugh out loud, as I did. :-) This is my reality!
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    Eddie Van Halen Dead at 65

    https://www.npr.org/2020/10/06/834995224/eddie-van-halen-guitar-hero-dies-at-65
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    Not sure it will help. I sold them to the owner...

    Not sure it will help. I sold them to the owner of Ragged Records, a used record shop in Davenport, IA where I lived. I am not sure Ragged survived the hideous flooding that hit Davenport last year,...
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    I know, right? ;) And when we moved to Dallas...

    I know, right? ;)

    And when we moved to Dallas 3 years ago, I sold my entire collection of LPs, all 2500 of them. No place to put them, and truth is, I wasn't listening to them very much. I kept...
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    You can see where mine went, as well as where the...

    You can see where mine went, as well as where the Studio Zund box is located, if you look hard, plus Art Ensemble box set as well...
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    Sticky: Not sure what the issue is everywhere, but here...

    Not sure what the issue is everywhere, but here in Dallas there are at least 30 places where I can go right now for a free test. The closest is a church just a mile from here. Drive up and have it...
  15. I recall getting these when they first came out-...

    I recall getting these when they first came out- and that was a long long time ago. So I would say that they were not overlooked, at least then. But of course in time they have been sideshifted and...
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    Mine: Magma Magma Magma- Kobaiah cover King...

    Mine:

    Magma
    Magma
    Magma- Kobaiah cover
    King Crimson first album cover
    Sun Ra
    John Coltrane
    MC5
    Downbeat 50th Anniversary- Mingus
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    I dunno. Would you want to be the person...

    I dunno. Would you want to be the person replacing Phillipe Bussonet?
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    Marco- very much. I could rant as well. What I...

    Marco- very much. I could rant as well. What I hear here sounds tentative, which I suppose is to be expected since they had had little chance to play together. I like the dual keys, and the choir,...
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    Magma Perpignan Mar 2020 pre-lockdown

    There are three clips from this: Here is the first, and you can locate the other 2 from it. :-) It is right from before lockdown. The new band.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VmDcB9sqoRc
  20. Thread: Mohini Dey

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    Yes, see the second post. Here is the combo...

    Yes, see the second post.

    Here is the combo of Malaman and Fereaud:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PU388vPC-XQ
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    She is that. But Federico Malaman is even beyond...

    She is that. But Federico Malaman is even beyond her talented. And to tell the truth, I had not heard of him either when I originally posted the first clip. He makes it look easy. But while she works...
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    It would have been better with John Coltrane on...

    It would have been better with John Coltrane on sax.
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    Nobody will have mentioned this little gem of a...

    Nobody will have mentioned this little gem of a film, but Ponette is just an astonishing piece of filmmaking- you need to see it understand why.

    Movies I watch over and over:

    Gandhi
    Winter's...
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    Watermelon Prog- You Have to See This

    This is pretty cool!


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Fv831Srp3k
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    It's not prog but Jorma Kaukonen posts regular...

    It's not prog but Jorma Kaukonen posts regular live concerts he is doing at his Peace Ranch location. He refuses to repeat songs from Quarantine concert to the next.

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    Virtual Concerts?

    Are many bands doing virtual concerts? I would be so happy to pay money to watch a live virtual concert by a fave band- or even to pay to see one that was played live but I could only watch later. I...
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    Sticky: Oh, Duncan, I am so sorry. Cause does not matter...

    Oh, Duncan, I am so sorry. Cause does not matter now, family does. Gail and I send our deepest condolences, which will never be enough.
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    Sticky: I'm a chiropractor, and I work at a chiropractic...

    I'm a chiropractor, and I work at a chiropractic institution. I am part of a team that just surveyed our profession about Covid-related matters. I hate hearing things like the above, honest to God....
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    Sticky: This is a good question. I've been thinking back...

    This is a good question. I've been thinking back to my glory days, when I used to do a lot of canoe tripping- and then watching youtube videos of people doing just that in Algonquin Park in Canada....
  30. The last time Duncan and I rode RAGBRAI together,...

    The last time Duncan and I rode RAGBRAI together, we had finished up on the last day and like always were in early. While waiting for others to show up so we could head home, I was playing Magma's...
  31. Thread: Pagan prog

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    How about Goat? ...

    How about Goat?


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ys9Qps5a40
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    Sticky: This is almost certainly true, though it may take...

    This is almost certainly true, though it may take longer. There are efforts right now to determine who would get initial doses- first responders, doctors, etc. There will not be enough for all.
  33. Haha. I just noticed I posted the MC5 twice now....

    Haha. I just noticed I posted the MC5 twice now. :-)

    You have to listen to this with ears of 50 years ago. This is half a century old!


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vfKhvzUdJoM
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    Sticky: MAC had already cancelled. No surprise the Big 10...

    MAC had already cancelled. No surprise the Big 10 is going that way.

    But, my son's high-school cross-country team (he coaches) is now holding practices, under highly controlled regulations.
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    The thing about Ringo was he was always about the...

    The thing about Ringo was he was always about the music, not technical flash or overdoing it, but always doing it just right. And he always did do it just right.
  36. I've seen some great bands live- Hendrix,...

    I've seen some great bands live- Hendrix, Mahavishnu, Zappa, Genesis, and Magma (And Magma is close to the best)- but the greatest live act I ever saw was the MC5. No band ever had that kind of...
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    Sticky: He will. But stupid is as stupid does:...

    He will.

    But stupid is as stupid does: https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2020/08/06/motorcycle-rally-coronavirus/?hpid=hp_national1-8-12_sturgis-940pm%3Ahomepage%2Fstory-ans
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    Sticky: It will not go well for that school, no matter...

    It will not go well for that school, no matter what they do with regard to the 15yo girl they suspended. Their rationale for not mandating masks falls easily since they have all sort of...
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    Cool- I see Stu Hamm, Billy Sheehan, Flea, Brian...

    Cool- I see Stu Hamm, Billy Sheehan, Flea, Brian Bromberg, Waymon Tisdale, Marcus Miller, I think Bunny Brunel and I missing a few... fun clip.

    I know it is not a band, but for two basses, this...
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    Ohmigod, Meditations. Some of that is...

    Ohmigod, Meditations. Some of that is transcendent. Or Tranescendent! Some of the shrieking energy stuffy is scarifying! Like nuclear power or beyond.
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    Udi- I know! :-) Priester was really active in...

    Udi- I know! :-) Priester was really active in that Afro-futurist shift at the time- Mwandishi, his own work, etc. He is 85 now.
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    Were we one the subject of Zorn and avant-jazz?...

    Were we one the subject of Zorn and avant-jazz? :-)

    I love John Coltrane above all others. Love his music, no matter from when. But he music from 1964 to his death is so beyond amazing. My...
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    Sticky: ronmac- Gohmert is certainly one of the most...

    ronmac- Gohmert is certainly one of the most stupid representatives TX has ever had and that is saying something.
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    I bought Love Love when it first came out- it is...

    I bought Love Love when it first came out- it is still great stuff 40 years later.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b_biJZfDk5c
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    Sticky: Lou, I'm in Texas and it sucks here. :-) We...

    Lou, I'm in Texas and it sucks here. :-)

    We had to go out today to get shopping done. Drove past a few restaurants- in the wealthier parts of Dallas- University Park- and no one was wearing a...
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    Ascension was the first jazz record I ever...

    Ascension was the first jazz record I ever bought, after John Sinclair (MC5 manager at the the time) recommended it when I was just 14 years old, in 1967. I put it on and had no idea what to make of...
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    Sticky: Lou, this was done before TX and FL became the...

    Lou, this was done before TX and FL became the hot spots they are now.
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    To me, sounds late 60s or early 70s, US. But no...

    To me, sounds late 60s or early 70s, US. But no idea who this is.
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    Sticky: Thank you, Duncan. For so many people, Covid is...

    Thank you, Duncan. For so many people, Covid is an intellectual exercise, but it is real and scary on a daily basis for him and Megan and little Clio and even littler Alexis.

    I suspect you are...
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    Sticky: His school district is not heartless here; they...

    His school district is not heartless here; they understand his reason- He lost the twin sister to the little lady whose picture I posted above when she was only 13 months old. So they are aware of...
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    I've seen bits and pieces of this but not...

    I've seen bits and pieces of this but not collected in full:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQP4Sd81GrA
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    Sticky: polmico- my son is an similar straits but with an...

    polmico- my son is an similar straits but with an added complication- he is also a high-school teacher, whose school has decided to go hyflex- some students in some days, others on other days and one...
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    Steve, you've seen this one? ...

    Steve, you've seen this one?


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_Hap_1aoZY
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    Kohntarkosz is the greatest composition of my...

    Kohntarkosz is the greatest composition of my life. I have heard it hundreds if not thousands of times, in various iterations and there ain't a bad one among them. Seen it live- twice!- was mind...
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    Beyond belief- that is the most amazing guitar...

    Beyond belief- that is the most amazing guitar solo ever. Jagged, dissonant, ultimately so far over the top that over the top has no meaning.
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    I like the Triton version of Zess and the new...

    I like the Triton version of Zess and the new version of Zess- they are very different and the recorded version, the new one, is so uplifting and celestial.
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    A Guide to Magma

    I just found this and unlike a lot of the other YouTube clips where people discuss Magma, this fellow knows what he is talking about and he brings a fine sensibility to his discussion. If you have 38...
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    Given the name, Skullcrusher's music was not what...

    Given the name, Skullcrusher's music was not what I expected. |)
  59. There has been little to shake up the genre....

    There has been little to shake up the genre. Nothing in the past 20 years has hit me like the initial exposure to bands such as KC, Yes, Genesis and Magma did. It may be expecting too much, but I see...
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    I like Herve a lot. He is a fine singer, and I...

    I like Herve a lot. He is a fine singer, and I believe he teaches voice when he can. He is also a member of the Celestial Q-Tips, an acapella group.


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