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  1. The book will be interesting to me if fleshed out...

    The book will be interesting to me if fleshed out with anecdotes and new pictures. Otherwise a dry listing of tour dates is something I just look at briefly online to see the shows I attended. RE:...
  2. I hope you find the strength to get through this...

    I hope you find the strength to get through this and things work out for you. I know what you're going through. Caretaking my wheelchair-bound (and stubborn Italian) mother for the last 3 years of...
  3. Off topic but I had to chuckle thinking about...

    Off topic but I had to chuckle thinking about some of the nonsensical things written in yearbooks. In my elementary, middle-school and high school signature/year books I would sometimes hand them to...
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    There's also a DVD documentary, Dancehall...

    There's also a DVD documentary, Dancehall Sweethearts.

    Around 17 years ago I sent scans of all the articles I saved to a Horslips fan site, this was before the band regrouped and had their own...
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    And the review in Good Times said they were...

    And the review in Good Times said they were jamming on traditional instruments in the dressing room after the show with fans. I was learning trad tunes on mandolin at the time thanks to these guys...
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    One of my 70's obsessions and a brilliant album. ...

    One of my 70's obsessions and a brilliant album. I too regret missing them - all my fault, I opted for my beer league hockey game instead of seeing them at My Father's Place on Long Island! ...
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    Loose Balls by Terry Pluto, about the old ABA...

    Loose Balls by Terry Pluto, about the old ABA (American Basketball Association). Hysterical!
  8. It's always risky to juxtapose the words "full"...

    It's always risky to juxtapose the words "full" and "bush"... :oops
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    If any old-timers picked up the book, "The...

    If any old-timers picked up the book, "The California Golden Seals, a Tale of Red Ink and White Skates" by Steve Currier, there's two short anecdotes about me in there. I was a huge fan of this...
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    So did Ty Tabor... ...

    So did Ty Tabor...


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8YZWprOX6DA
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    I haven't looked at the article yet but the...

    I haven't looked at the article yet but the problem with ranking a band like Rush with 17 (?) studio albums is that, if you're a fan, there are going to be some songs you like a lot rated 30, 50, 70,...
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    This one.
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    Some great tracks from the Coverdale/Hughes...

    Some great tracks from the Coverdale/Hughes version of the band but overall I feel their output is less than the sum of its parts.
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    Be Bop Deluxe - "Crying to the Sky" into "Sleep...

    Be Bop Deluxe - "Crying to the Sky" into "Sleep That Burns" from the Sunburst Finish album. First track is a moody Robin Trower-like slow piece in which a blazing solo dissolves into rain and...
  15. Rocket Scientists were one of the first bands I...

    Rocket Scientists were one of the first bands I picked up on when discovering this prog rebirth in the late 90's. Their early albums "Brutal Architecture" and "Oblivion Days" were big favorites...
  16. Seeing Eye God - Under the Sun

    Seeing Eye God - Under the Sun
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    Wait, was that song 16 minutes? Or was it an 8...

    Wait, was that song 16 minutes? Or was it an 8 minute song played twice on the video? Sounds like the song ended with an acoustic part then started over from the beginning again.
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    Fu Manchu - re-release of Godzilla's Eatin' Dust...

    Fu Manchu - re-release of Godzilla's Eatin' Dust EP with 4 extra tracks and different versions of songs from the original.
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    Bring it! AUTO FREAKIN' BUY!!!!

    Bring it! AUTO FREAKIN' BUY!!!!
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    Depends on your definition of "progressive rock"....

    Depends on your definition of "progressive rock".

    If progressive rock means always changing and coming up with something new and different that hasn't been done before, we'll always have that but...
  21. Never had to choose between two bands but once I...

    Never had to choose between two bands but once I had a choice to see Horslips at My Father's Place or play in my beer league hockey game... and I made the wrong choice..:oops
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    The only ones I've owned are two live solo...

    The only ones I've owned are two live solo performances CDs and they are pretty much all the solo Steve Howe I need. The TFTO medley is awesome.
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    So am I!!! I thought Road of Bones came out in...

    So am I!!! I thought Road of Bones came out in 2017!!! Like just yesterday!! Time is passing too fast!
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    Yup, got my first copy circa 1965 and couldn't...

    Yup, got my first copy circa 1965 and couldn't get enough of it. My mom hated them of course. I bought my first MAD paperback book, "It's a World World World World Mad" and hid it but she found it...
  25. Why not try doing a couple of Mike Nesmith Monkee...

    Why not try doing a couple of Mike Nesmith Monkee songs on acoustic? I was at the coffee shop in a Barnes and Noble bookstore once and they had a guy playing the usual standard acoustic fare but I...
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    Wow great news, so soon after their previous...

    Wow great news, so soon after their previous album. It's great to see a band this deep into their career not making us wait 10 years for an album! Road of Bones took me longer to get into than any...
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    Not much to interest me in the video but a...

    Not much to interest me in the video but a reminder of what a great tune this is. Back in the day I was bummed out by Lifeson abandoning his fat hollow body Gibson tones and chorusing, but now I...
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    Speaking of the ladies, I miss Jo (fusionera),...

    Speaking of the ladies, I miss Jo (fusionera), RIP. I don't care for live chat rooms but I did check out the PE one when I joined in the early days and had a nice chat with her.
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    One thing I've noticed lately - WHAT HAPPENED TO...

    One thing I've noticed lately - WHAT HAPPENED TO ALL THE WOMEN MEMBERS? I hardly see any posts from them anymore, did we testosterone-fueled gents scare them all off?

    EDIT: I see this was...
  30. Roine's makin' music, and that's a good thing!

    Roine's makin' music, and that's a good thing!
  31. Excellent... but when did BBD use a second...

    Excellent... but when did BBD use a second guitarist?! That's got me stumped. Saw them on Drastic Plastic tour in the states with just the core guys.
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    Nice summation, Steve! I enjoyed his TV...

    Nice summation, Steve! I enjoyed his TV performances in the 70's, and yeah, thought he was like 50-60 years old! Also reminded me of how free-form FM radio was in the 70's because Alan Duke on WBAB...
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    I came to know Ty's work through Jelly Jam and...

    I came to know Ty's work through Jelly Jam and Platypus and after raving about it, someone here (I forget who, sorry it was so long ago) burned me the first 4 KX albums. I couldn't put my finger on...
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    I was going to say "File Under Reasonably...

    I was going to say "File Under Reasonably Popular" and steal a little joke from a Horslips album.
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    Ditto.

    Ditto.
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    Keith hasn't combed his hair in 40 years...

    Keith hasn't combed his hair in 40 years...
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    :lol

    :lol
  38. Thread: Stoner!

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    Track from upcoming Tia Carrera album ...

    Track from upcoming Tia Carrera album


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iq33xX_iv-4
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    I surprisingly like that Ramala track...

    I surprisingly like that Ramala track...
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    RIP Mr. Dale. His 90's albums contained some...

    RIP Mr. Dale. His 90's albums contained some face-melting surf shredding.
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    Now yer talkin'.... it's frustrating that this is...

    Now yer talkin'.... it's frustrating that this is the only song available from this show, and that there is a dearth of Pie videos compared to other bands of that era.
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    Good grief, I've maybe been to 10 concerts in my...

    Good grief, I've maybe been to 10 concerts in my entire life...

    Rush - Hemispheres tour
    Rush - Permanent Waves tour
    Yes - Relayer tour
    Yes - GFTO tour
    Renaissance - 1977
    Be Bop Deluxe -...
  43. I love the shot of the audience air-drumming...

    I love the shot of the audience air-drumming during one of Neil's fills in Spirit of Radio.
  44. I love it. And everything that came after it. ...

    I love it. And everything that came after it.




    Little did he know Jon would refer to him as "a Swedish guy" in a radio interview with Jim Kerr...
  45. Well they're having fun because they're still...

    Well they're having fun because they're still young and not fighting through tendonitis and arthritis to get through a show.

    And it's great to see a Rush show without triggered samples of ghost...
  46. I confess to not knowing about many of the bands...

    I confess to not knowing about many of the bands listed by several folks on this thread as being representative of great prog released in 1978, and at the time I was listening to several different FM...
  47. Same here, plus Chicago VIII. Brings back...

    Same here, plus Chicago VIII. Brings back memories of high school years, which still consisted of all the usual things that can stress a teen, but the times spent playing in bands with my friends...
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    They get the occasional mention, some fans are...

    They get the occasional mention, some fans are here. Saw them open for Rush at Nassau Coliseum on the Hemispheres tour!! I was probably one of the few people there who was a fan of both bands! ...
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    Not sure which was my first album or how I came...

    Not sure which was my first album or how I came to hear of this music (probably from the several NY area FM stations), but my first three I remember owning were The Yes Album, Chicago II and Thick As...
  50. Not sure if I already replied to this (don't feel...

    Not sure if I already replied to this (don't feel like scrolling thru 8 pages), so here goes:

    Chicago and the Beach Boys Summer '75 tour. Was either June 14 or 15 at Madison Square Garden.
    ...
  51. The only reason I got a cell phone was because I...

    The only reason I got a cell phone was because I lost my beeper (found it run over flat in the driveway) in 2006!
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zOSOJyT8VPY ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zOSOJyT8VPY

    Jon tells Jim Kerr he released an album two years ago called Invention of Knowledge, "with a Swedish guy." A veteran FM guy like Kerr was not aware of...
  53. I'm in with both feet! But hopefully they put...

    I'm in with both feet! But hopefully they put out a set with just the 2 CDs. I don't have a BluRay player (I don't even know what that is). I'm way behind the curve and have no plans to catch up...
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    I was a fan since the Humble Pie days, had all...

    I was a fan since the Humble Pie days, had all four of the solo albums that preceded the dreaded "Alive" album. Wasn't crazy about that album since if I recall the drummer was the only one who...
  55. I'm remembering something I read in a Monkees...

    I'm remembering something I read in a Monkees book that came out sometime in the 90's I think... saying how Peter just wanted to be a hippie musician in a band, part of a cool music community, and in...
  56. Don't forget Peter's song on the TV special, "33...

    Don't forget Peter's song on the TV special, "33 1/3 Revolutions per Monkee " --


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OKmUc2m_w8M
  57. One of many "alternative vocal" takes from the...

    One of many "alternative vocal" takes from the Monkees canon...


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICU7B3cLVZ0
  58. Oh dear, I was one of those "deep cuts" Monkees...

    Oh dear, I was one of those "deep cuts" Monkees fans... we have quite a few here and I'm sure they'll be checking in.

    Time to post the songs with his vocals

    ...
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    Wow, this escaped my notice! A defining album...

    Wow, this escaped my notice! A defining album for me in my teens playing bass, played most of these songs in a half-dozen different bands throughout the 70's. Never was thrilled with the sound on...
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    Never owned one of their albums; didn't need to...

    Never owned one of their albums; didn't need to because all my friends had them and they were being played wherever you went. I know the entire catalog without having owned it. That said, I didn't...
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