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    So sorry to hear about this. He was a great bass...

    So sorry to hear about this. He was a great bass player. I saw him with Ponty and with Billy Cobham. According to what Steve Smith has written, Baron was a great person. Rest In Rhythm, Baron...
  2. I'm hoping they make it to Detroit in 2022. I'm...

    I'm hoping they make it to Detroit in 2022. I'm a sucker for this kind of openended jammy sort of space fusion. Four elite players given the room to react and create. Yeah, I'm in. Besides, you...
  3. Thread: Gongzilla

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    I'm definitely a fan. One by one I've been...

    I'm definitely a fan. One by one I've been buying all their CDs. This sort of prog/fusion hits me where I live.
  4. Sticky: Duncan - I PM'd some thoughts on my chosen...

    Duncan -

    I PM'd some thoughts on my chosen disc.

    Thanks!
    Dave
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    I picked up a CD on Friday. I really enjoyed...

    I picked up a CD on Friday. I really enjoyed your piece, John - thanks for sharing the review. As one commentor on AAJ said, tears threaten to fall while reading.
  6. Ed is a really bright guy. I'm connected to him...

    Ed is a really bright guy. I'm connected to him on social media and his insights are enlightening. Even if I don't agree with him, he makes me think.
  7. Rich O'Meara / Red Chard Artcane / Odyssee...

    Rich O'Meara / Red Chard
    Artcane / Odyssee
    Plenty / Enough
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    Tons of them. I've been attending shows for over...

    Tons of them. I've been attending shows for over 40 years so I'm bound to forget somebody. I'll take a stab anyway...

    Frank Zappa
    Robert Fripp
    Allan Holdsworth
    John McLaughlin
    Al DiMeola...
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    Sticky: Done.

    Done.
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    So sorry about this. May he be at rest. Between...

    So sorry about this. May he be at rest. Between his vocals and his violin playing, he was an integral part of the original Kansas sound.

    I remember the tour Kansas opened for Yes. Kansas'...
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    I doubt it

    I doubt it
  12. Sticky: Thank you Duncan & Team. I received the discs...

    Thank you Duncan & Team. I received the discs this week. I'll be following up with you per the enclosed instructions. Thank so very much! I hope Chris is smiling!
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    I picked up the Toyah and Harold Budd titles...

    I picked up the Toyah and Harold Budd titles offered in the July drop. I also wanted the Roy Brooks title but at north of $50, I'll wait for the CD that comes out next week and save a little $$$.
  14. Please accept my most sincere condolences. By...

    Please accept my most sincere condolences. By all accounts your father was well loved and his passing leaves an empty space in many lives. Prog onward and upward...
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    The man who stood in the eye of the hurricane...

    The man who stood in the eye of the hurricane known as The Mahavishnu Orchestra and kept everything from falling apart. May he finally get some well deserved rest.
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    That wasn't bad - nice enough I'd be interested...

    That wasn't bad - nice enough I'd be interested in hearing more. New work from Moraz is always welcome.
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    I would like to add Uzeb and Sixun to the list of...

    I would like to add Uzeb and Sixun to the list of recommendations.
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    May he rest. Saw John with Uriah Heep. They...

    May he rest. Saw John with Uriah Heep. They opened for Kiss, January of 1977. I was already a UH fan but John just made my fandom that much deeper. Taking the place of David Byron is a job I wish...
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    A bunch of stuff lately. I need to watch my dang...

    A bunch of stuff lately. I need to watch my dang spending!

    Zappa / Zappa '88: The Last US Show
    Dave Holland, Kevin Eubanks & Obed Calvaire / Another Land
    Jon Durant/Stephan Thelan / Crossings...
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    Saw this trio at the Detroit Jazz Fest in 2019. ...

    Saw this trio at the Detroit Jazz Fest in 2019. They were tremendous. We got a little bit of everything Pat is known for; electric guitar, acoustic guitar, guitar synth and Pikasso guitar.
  21. My friend Lisa knew Brian from Roots Of...

    My friend Lisa knew Brian from Roots Of Consciousness. Sending you a little $.
  22. Jerry Harrison / The Red And The Black needs to...

    Jerry Harrison / The Red And The Black needs to be reissued on CD.
  23. Sticky: Wow! This is INCREDIBLY generous. I would be...

    Wow! This is INCREDIBLY generous. I would be honored to participate. And a sincere THANK YOU to PE and Chris.
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    I am very sorry to hear the news. I will pray...

    I am very sorry to hear the news. I will pray for him, you and all who know him.
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    The guy is an incredible guitarist. Between Roxy...

    The guy is an incredible guitarist. Between Roxy Music, Quiet Sun, his solo albums and session work he's touched on every creative musical base there is. We need more like him.
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    Alexandrine by Grice.

    Alexandrine by Grice.
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    Fripp = autobuy

    Fripp = autobuy
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    Alberto Rignoni / For The Love Of Bass just...

    Alberto Rignoni / For The Love Of Bass just ended. And currently playing Jeff Richman / Hotwire.
  29. M (Robin Scott) - Dance On The Ruins from the...

    M (Robin Scott) - Dance On The Ruins from the Famous Last Words album.
  30. I have no trepidation recommending the following...

    I have no trepidation recommending the following as examples that can rub shoulders with the Italian Big 3 (or whatever):

    Il Balletto di Bronzo
    Cervello
    Nova (Cervello related)
    Osanna
    Perigeo...
  31. I encounter this thread just as I'm watching...

    I encounter this thread just as I'm watching Atwood interviewed on CBC-TV program "q".
  32. Chris Whitley opening for Alanis Morissette. His...

    Chris Whitley opening for Alanis Morissette. His "Living With The Law" album is still a desert island disc for me.
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    Most sincere condolences to Tom and family.

    Most sincere condolences to Tom and family.
  34. Pre-ordered. Thank you for the heads up!

    Pre-ordered. Thank you for the heads up!
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    Thanks for the heads up on this. I just ordered...

    Thanks for the heads up on this. I just ordered a copy.
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    I have a few comfort prog albums. None of them...

    I have a few comfort prog albums. None of them ever, ever let me down.

    King Crimson / ITCOTCK
    Rush / 2112
    Rush / Hemispheres
    Rush / A Farewell To Kings
    Yes / Relayer
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    I remember when I first heard Isotope about 20...

    I remember when I first heard Isotope about 20 years ago, I had to ask myself what took so long. I was blown away and had to own everything they released.
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    Pino Palladino And Blake Mills / Notes With...

    Pino Palladino And Blake Mills / Notes With Attachments
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    So sad...he was an original.

    So sad...he was an original.
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    Nice to see High Tide mentioned. I'm a fan of...

    Nice to see High Tide mentioned. I'm a fan of the first two albums. They were a revelation when I was exposed to them about 10 years ago during a deep dive on Youtube.
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    I really dig his work and look fwd to this doc. ...

    I really dig his work and look fwd to this doc. I can't imagine this one being dull at all. :)
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    Incredible stuff. The cast of musicians is...

    Incredible stuff. The cast of musicians is nothing short of impressive as is the music. Modern instrumental music of the most revelatory variety. Highly recommended.
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    Thanks for sharing. I'm a big fan of Andy's...

    Thanks for sharing. I'm a big fan of Andy's whether it's the Dregs, Zazen, The Mistakes, Five Times Surprise or something entirely different. An intelligent, articulate and funny guy with talent to...
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    A favorite of mine. I was numb all day yesterday...

    A favorite of mine. I was numb all day yesterday after getting the news at work. I work in a record store so I spent a good part of the day informing customers of what had happened. Not that any...
  45. Today is his birthday. May he enjoy it to the...

    Today is his birthday. May he enjoy it to the fullest!
  46. I'm saddened to find out about this. In high...

    I'm saddened to find out about this. In high school my best friend's favorite bands were Golden Earring and The Pretty Things. We saw Golden Earring open for Rush in Detroit. He went for Golden...
  47. Awful news.

    Awful news.
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    Dweezil Zappa Brand X w/support District 97 and...

    Dweezil Zappa
    Brand X w/support District 97 and Major Dudes
    King Crimson w/support Zappa Band
  49. Thread: Dome

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    I'm a fan. I devour all things Wire hence my...

    I'm a fan. I devour all things Wire hence my "FrippWire" screen name. Dome was one of the first Wire side projects I discovered way back when. There seems to be an endless stream of creativity...
  50. Mine is an unplayable copy of Loading Zone's...

    Mine is an unplayable copy of Loading Zone's self-titled debut album. I've only ever seen one copy in a used record store and I bought it in spite of its terrible condition.

    From their...
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    There's some Hampton Grease Band/Bruce Hampton...

    There's some Hampton Grease Band/Bruce Hampton related stuff to be found in Glenn Phillips autobiogrpahy entitled Echoes - The Hampton Grease Band, My Life, My Music and How I Stopped having Panic...
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    Thank goodness John McLaughlin takes care of...

    Thank goodness John McLaughlin takes care of himself. May he celebrate 79 more.
  53. Ian, My CD of Chromosphere arrived in the U.S....

    Ian,

    My CD of Chromosphere arrived in the U.S. today. Thanks for the fast, professional service.

    Dave Levesque
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    I kinda like seeing her in black tights too.

    I kinda like seeing her in black tights too.
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    Frankly I never heard anything special in his...

    Frankly I never heard anything special in his "wall of sound" production. I always thought it sounded like shit.
  56. I somehow missed those as well. I'm pretty sure...

    I somehow missed those as well. I'm pretty sure the only physical copies of Chromosphere are vinyl copies and those can be had in all the usual places - Discogs, etc. It appears Elektron Music has...
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    I credit listening to Eno for putting me on the...

    I credit listening to Eno for putting me on the path to discovering Harold. I was lucky to see Harold perform at the Toledo (Ohio) Museum of Art in the summer of 2018. May he create heavenly music...
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    Mine arrived a few days ago. Between working six...

    Mine arrived a few days ago. Between working six days a week and fighting a nasty cold, I haven't had a chance to spin it yet. I have no doubt I'll love it; everything else by HoG has been awesome....
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    Dave Douglas / Marching Music

    Dave Douglas / Marching Music
  60. Thread: Robert Quine

    by FrippWire
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    I'm a fan. He was an original and talented...

    I'm a fan. He was an original and talented guitarist. I probably became aware of him via Lou Reed's Blue Mask album. From there I picked up the Quine/Fred Maher album entitled Basic, then the...
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