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    Add to that a lot of supposedly high def...

    Add to that a lot of supposedly high def recordings aren't all that. I use a Schitt DAC in my office system but I've been meaning for a while to try hooking up my laptop to the system in the living...
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    What kind of guitar is Buck playing these days?...

    What kind of guitar is Buck playing these days? For awhile he was toying with one of those headless axes and I thought it had terrible tone.
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    Yeah, you'll get more viewers with just gently...

    Yeah, you'll get more viewers with just gently touching on issues like inherent racism and misogyny than spelling it out. There are artists who were singing "the truth" but the industry itself has...
  4. A Return to Form or Why Are Their Best Years Always Behind Them

    There's a thread blazing over on Hoffman "Do Rockers wear their Debauchery and drug abuse as a badge of honor" and one tangent in that thread was about how some musicians credited their best work to...
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    We watched the Zach Galifianakis' "Between Two...

    We watched the Zach Galifianakis' "Between Two Ferns" movie on Netflix. If you've seen these interviews on Funny or Die dot com, they're pretty good if you like that kind of awkward humor. The movie...
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    Speaking of Vivian Vance, check this out....

    Speaking of Vivian Vance, check this out. Designer/fashionista Tim Gunn talks about meeting Vivian at the FBI headquarters while he was a little boy. The transcript is fine if you don't like to...
  7. Thread: MLB 2019

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    Cleveland is playing punching bags this week but...

    Cleveland is playing punching bags this week but next week they get the Phillies and Nationals, then back to the White Sux. Rays get the Red Sox, the Yankees fighting for home field, and then uh...
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    That dude is a marvel. I saw a concert on AXS TV...

    That dude is a marvel. I saw a concert on AXS TV and he sat in with Union Station, just burning the strings. The Krauss and Union Station live album has a couple Douglas highlights. And yeah, there's...
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    I have numerous CDs I would qualify as Americana....

    I have numerous CDs I would qualify as Americana. The only country CDs I have are Allison Krauss and Johnny Cash. That's all I need.



    All three of those guys have serious chops, a rare...
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    It picks up again next week. My guess is at some...

    It picks up again next week. My guess is at some point in this week or the next they'll rerun some episodes.
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rd3U0GGwP_A

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rd3U0GGwP_A
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    Almost deserves a thread of its own - bonus,...

    Almost deserves a thread of its own - bonus, here's some extra instruments to name


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ph1GU1qQ1zQ
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    Anyone heard about this? Might be trouble for...

    Anyone heard about this? Might be trouble for Tidal.

    https://www.amazon.com/b?node=14063680011
  14. Thread: MLB 2019

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    Despite a valiant effort by the pitching staff to...

    Despite a valiant effort by the pitching staff to let the White Sox win, the Twins came back a few times and finally won it in the 12th. Magic number is down to 7. Cleveland would have to run the...
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    Dads watching the Parent Trap likely thought,...

    Dads watching the Parent Trap likely thought, "Brian Keith is an idiot, who wouldn't want to be banging Maureen".
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    But without the piss and vinegar (there are...

    But without the piss and vinegar (there are exceptions but they tend to be more Americana - Sturgill Simpson, Highwomen, Isbell, etc). I got trapped in a pickup with my then-boss several times last...
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    Here's an interesting article on what's good...

    Here's an interesting article on what's good about Burns take on the genre, what's missing, and some links to deeper material
    ...
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    If it's like previous PBS packages, there will be...

    If it's like previous PBS packages, there will be single discs at some point.
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    My wife made me watch a movie she found on...

    My wife made me watch a movie she found on Netflix called Side Effects. I looked it up and said, "You had me at 'directed by Steven Soderburgh'." A tight little thriller with some nice twists, plus...
  20. Thread: MLB 2019

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    Twins are not going to make it past that Houston...

    Twins are not going to make it past that Houston staff. I'll be hanging on every second but I know it's not going to happen. We were predicted to finish no better than .500 by most so I will be happy...
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    It's the signature sound of schlockmeister Billy...

    It's the signature sound of schlockmeister Billy Sherrill, who (along with Chet Atkins and Glenn Sutton) pioneered the "countrypolitan sound". Chet Atkins called it the "sound of money". If you ever...
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    RIP to a great songwriter, producer, visionary....

    RIP to a great songwriter, producer, visionary. I've been playing Cars all morning.
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    We watched last night and will continue into the...

    We watched last night and will continue into the 50s. Other than a handful of artists it all turned to shit at that point. Burns didn't pull any punches on the racist origins of some of that music...
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    In Saturday's doubleheader, the Twins laid to...

    In Saturday's doubleheader, the Twins laid to rest Cleveland's hope of regaining the AL Central title. And all without a starting pitcher. Hell, if not for one inning of lousy relief pitching, they...
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    A thousand times this. $83 million pissed down...

    A thousand times this. $83 million pissed down the drain, Vikings style.
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    I watched the Havana concert on AXSTV and it was...

    I watched the Havana concert on AXSTV and it was pretty entertaining. Seeing Keith and Woody on acoustic guitars, doing "You Got the Silver", was really special. And that Sasha Allan, who duets with...
  27. I just wish it were a three CD set.

    I just wish it were a three CD set.
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    A deep dive into some alternative versions to...

    A deep dive into some alternative versions to George Harrison's "What is Life": https://soundsof71.tumblr.com/post/187700943534/george-harrison-what-is-life-released-as-a
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    Yup, definitely a touch of Lovecraft (albeit...

    Yup, definitely a touch of Lovecraft (albeit without all Lovecraft's nasty baggage)
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    Quick work by the mods, I didn't even notice his...

    Quick work by the mods, I didn't even notice his arrival...or departure.
  31. Peter Gabriel - Flotsam and Jetsam - B-sides and Rarities (digital release - UK only)

    Up in the middle of the night with insomnia so forgive any incoherence. Peter Gabriel has a digital release of b-sides and other rare stuff that came out yesterday in Brexit land. I can't find it on...
  32. Thread: RIP Eddie Money

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    RIP Eddie - we know you're going to Paradise...

    RIP Eddie - we know you're going to Paradise because you've always held two tickets
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    Riverside - Wasteland

    Riverside - Wasteland
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    HILARIOUS!

    HILARIOUS!
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    Who knew that the topic of Formula One would turn...

    Who knew that the topic of Formula One would turn Hal into Guitargeek? :lol
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    The Ron Howard film is Rush and it's about 1970s...

    The Ron Howard film is Rush and it's about 1970s rivalry between drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda. Helluva movie.

    The Last American Hero is about Junior Johnson and starred Jeff Bridges.
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    Did you say "gladiator movies" ...

    Did you say "gladiator movies"


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qGPgr6Nuck
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    Atlanta seemed lost against the Vikings. Typical...

    Atlanta seemed lost against the Vikings. Typical Vikes - look tough as nails today and next Sunday they'll tank against the Packers.
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    My wife says it was more like ten seconds - she...

    My wife says it was more like ten seconds - she might be right. But I know I heard Rush. On YT I found a video of Katy Perry's band covering a bit of Cygnus X-1 to end a tune. I take it that these...
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    I think both the Twins and the Indians have had...

    I think both the Twins and the Indians have had it up to here with the A crew (Diaz, Reliford, Nelson...). Nelson Cruz got thrown out of the game yesterday. From the dugout. Anyone ever see Nelly get...
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    I don't consider most of my hard rock faves a...

    I don't consider most of my hard rock faves a guilty pleasure but I must admit that many of those bands are pretty much knuckleheads when it comes to lyrics. Then again, most prog is no better. They...
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    Toto - the Prog Songs Playlist

    I was watching a Rick Beato video about drumming and the drum instro to Toto's "Rosanna" was one of the ones featured. It made me wish my copy of that album was gone. I was going to look for a new CD...
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    For those seeking audio porn, someone compiled...

    For those seeking audio porn, someone compiled their favorite photos from the Hoffman forum's "post photos of your system/rooms here". Some incredible rigs here:

    https://imgur.com/a/rmyDfgd
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    I've thought about it but I can't quite put my...

    I've thought about it but I can't quite put my finger on it. I have noticed a few times walking in or by brew pubs or whatever when there's music playing and I pretty much know there's a part of my...
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    I've never quantified the live vs recorded...

    I've never quantified the live vs recorded experience but yeah, I've noticed my ear can pick it up almost immediately.
  46. Thread: UFO Concert 1974

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    On the Hot n' Live: The Chrysalis Live Anthology...

    On the Hot n' Live: The Chrysalis Live Anthology (1974-1983), there's 5 Roundhouse songs from 1976 and three from 1977. I've never heard of stuff from '75. :O
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    And Cruz is mentoring Sano. That bodes extremely...

    And Cruz is mentoring Sano. That bodes extremely well.
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    The fans that are bitching about Dombrowski need...

    The fans that are bitching about Dombrowski need to take pill and play some Floyd. FFS, you won a world championship last year. Bask in that and shut the fuck up.
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    I tried a little Carnival Row - the subtext is...

    I tried a little Carnival Row - the subtext is pretty much TEXT but it's intriguing. I've never heard of Gravity Falls but I utterly agree about X-Files and resolution. My wife and I are in a current...
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    Biggest surprise: all the offensive pieces (other...

    Biggest surprise: all the offensive pieces (other than Buxton) have surged into bomba-hitting monsters. OK, Rosario has slowed down but Sano has been in monster mode since the All-Star break, Cruz is...
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    So, was the deluxe set of Clutching at Straws...

    So, was the deluxe set of Clutching at Straws worth the expense? I see there are still copies available on the band's website.
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    My needlenose wouldn't work, too large for the...

    My needlenose wouldn't work, too large for the socket. I called a friend who was a contractor; it was the same story with his pliers. I took a tiny screwdriver and managed to catch something enough...
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    Well, it's a moot point now. After searching for...

    Well, it's a moot point now. After searching for a headphone adapter jack, I plugged it in with my headphones (Sony). It sounded off, the jack wasn't connecting on one channel. I jiggled it, the bad...
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    Keith Richards - Crosseyed Heart

    Keith Richards - Crosseyed Heart
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    Next up, the return of 8 track? Cha-chunk!

    Next up, the return of 8 track? Cha-chunk!
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    I have a question. I am planning to do more...

    I have a question. I am planning to do more listening through headphones. If my amplifier already has a headphone jack, why should I need a separate headphone amp? Why do these things exist?
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    I went looking at the online stores. Bull Moose...

    I went looking at the online stores. Bull Moose has a big all caps warning about closing pre-sales until they get more copies.

    I think this is a smart move for Tool. As noted above, the majority...
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    4 1/2 out of 5 stars on AllMusic:...

    4 1/2 out of 5 stars on AllMusic: https://www.allmusic.com/album/fear-inoculum-mw0003306502
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    I am such a twelve year old but every time I see...

    I am such a twelve year old but every time I see Kirk Douglas I think of a comedy routine by Dana Carvey where Douglas has buttsex with Burt Lancaster.
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    I really like what I have heard (NP: Invincible)...

    I really like what I have heard (NP: Invincible) but I am going to hold out for a bit to see if a CD is released without all the extras. The MP3 is tempting but it wouldn't give me the full "Tool"...
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