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    That would have been Johnny, who was known to be...

    That would have been Johnny, who was known to be a hardcore right winger. Joey and Dee Dee and a guy named Jean Beauvoir (the missing link between The Plasmatics, Kiss and Bruce Springsteen) wrote...
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    Wow! TWO versions of the Envelopes/Drowning...

    Wow! TWO versions of the Envelopes/Drowning Witch/What's New In Baltimore?/Moggio suite?! I might be willing to put up with all the vocal stuff for that, even if one of them is inexplicably stretched...
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    RIP Pete Way

    Pete Way, UFO's original bassist passed away. That makes three people from UFO in the last 15 or so months that have gone home (the other two being Paul Raymond and Paul Chapman). RIP
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    So you're saying I just hallucinated all that...

    So you're saying I just hallucinated all that business about Johnny Rotten saying he was going to nail the coffin shut on the Establishment?

    As for The Ramones, they actually did have one...
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    The thing that astonished me was finding out how...

    The thing that astonished me was finding out how factional the "prog rock community" is. I mean I guess because of my age and the fact that I didn't grow up with a lot of other people who were into...
  6. Sticky: Yeah, over the course of the last however many...

    Yeah, over the course of the last however many years I've been worshipping at that particular altar (close to four decades), I've only seen a handful of interviews he's done. I think he did one...
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    What do you mean "the truth"? When I think "three...

    What do you mean "the truth"? When I think "three chords and the truth", it's more bands like U2. In fact, on their cover of All Along The Watchtower, Bono sings, "All I've got is a red guitar, three...
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    I much prefer Chet Atkins' version, retitled...

    I much prefer Chet Atkins' version, retitled Yakety Axe.


    DikMik did, but Del was already playing the VCS-3 on In Search Of Space, the second album (that's certainly no mere "audio generator" on...
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    Sticky: Unfortunately, "working from home" doesn't work...

    Unfortunately, "working from home" doesn't work in food service.
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    I don't know if they built them, but they did...

    I don't know if they built them, but they did have at least a few things that were designed by them, like those electronic percussion pads they used, which used an arrangement I've never seen...
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    I love the saxophone so long it's not being...

    I love the saxophone so long it's not being played by either Kenny G, David Sanborn or LA session man Tom Scott (lone exception: Terminal Frost by Pink Floyd). Those three guys have give Herr...
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    Sticky: I do most of the time, too, unless I have a...

    I do most of the time, too, unless I have a really really bad migraine (though typically, they only hit when I'm already at work). A couple times my back acted up and I had to call in, but that's...
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    Wow, I literally never heard of that....

    Wow, I literally never heard of that. Interesting, though, that it was produced by Nelvana, the same animation house that gave us the brilliant early 80's cult classic Rock & Rule, which was the...
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    Sticky: The very same employers who can't be bothered to...

    The very same employers who can't be bothered to pay you a decent wage and/or let you work a sufficient number of hours whereby you can actually afford to take a day off. People think it's an act of...
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    THis one: 14322 BUt if we're tlaking...

    THis one:
    14322

    BUt if we're tlaking something from a movie, there's also this one:

    14323
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    Sticky: So here's another side of this whole thing: last...

    So here's another side of this whole thing: last night I had a really bad headache and along with some praying to the porcelain goddess (albeit extremely brief). It kinda felt like a migraine, but...
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    There was even a Kiss transistor radio. Yes,...

    There was even a Kiss transistor radio. Yes, that's right, you could buy an ordinary transistor radio (probably at a 10% premium) which just happened to have a picture of Kiss on it.
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    Well, the decline was the result of a lot of...

    Well, the decline was the result of a lot of things. There's the plain simple over-saturation of the public consciousness on Kiss. A lot of that was down to marketing: everywhere you look there was...
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    Yeah, he was basically exploiting a legal...

    Yeah, he was basically exploiting a legal loophole in the contract. Presumably, his lawyer told him if he changed his name, he'd be free of that contract (and apparently, it worked). He could have...
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    THey did one frelling disco (or as Ace Frehley...

    THey did one frelling disco (or as Ace Frehley called it "rock disco) song, and everyone's ready to throw them under the bus.

    But I think that was the point of the whole "disco sucks" thing. I...
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    It wasn't a reboot. It was a relaunch (though I...

    It wasn't a reboot. It was a relaunch (though I think they did retcon that entire last season of the original show). A reboot is when you wipe the slate clean and create a new chronology, as per...
  22. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vvlOpB4T5W4

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vvlOpB4T5W4
  23. Uh, you know Pete's Schecters had humbuckers on...

    Uh, you know Pete's Schecters had humbuckers on them, right? :roll I think his tone is just fine on 5:15 and the rest of the songs.

    So am I like the only person think they sound great on 5:15 and...
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    He helped define the sound of hard rock and metal...

    He helped define the sound of hard rock and metal during the 70's and 80's, working with Deep Purple, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Blue Oyster Cult, Whitesnake, MSG, and all those classic Iron Maiden...
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    re Roseanne You mean Mark. The guy who...

    re Roseanne



    You mean Mark. The guy who played David went onto be in a really good movie called The Opposite Of Sex (the director swore he was unaware of his star's sitcom career) and more...
  26. Spent a bit mor ethan I probably should have, but...

    Spent a bit mor ethan I probably should have, but then, it wasn't like I was gonna be credit card debt free by the end of August anyway. This time, I went for:

    Steve Roach: A Soul Ascends
    Radio...
  27. Well, if you're gonna go '73, let's have the...

    Well, if you're gonna go '73, let's have the infamous Cow Palace show where Keith passed out not once but twice!

    I actually think they were a pretty good band with Kenney Jones (not correct...
  28. Looking forward to seeing this.

    Looking forward to seeing this.
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    The thing about Prince was, he managed to single...

    The thing about Prince was, he managed to single handedly dream up now just the songs but the arrangements on all those early records of his, when he was playing all the instruments. I suppose that's...
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    Fender Bass VI. Same make and model Jack Bruce...

    Fender Bass VI. Same make and model Jack Bruce used on the first Cream album. Also, Joe Perry wrote Back In The Saddle on a Bass VI. And I think Steve Howe said he used one on Gates Of Delirium...
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    Doctor Who is better anyway.

    Doctor Who is better anyway.
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    I've got one word for you: grunge! That whole...

    I've got one word for you: grunge! That whole stupid..."movement" or whatever it was. Banish all those bands back to the Pacific Northwest hole they crawled out of, as far as I'm concerned. Put on...
  33. Queen: Keep Yourself Alive (best album 1, side 1,...

    Queen: Keep Yourself Alive (best album 1, side 1, song 1 ever)
    Queen: Procession/Father To Son
    Queen: Brighton Rock
    Queen: Death On Two Legs
    Queen: Tie Your Mother Down
    Kiss: Strutter ...
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    Also, Flashdance.

    Also, Flashdance.
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    I've got, I think, his first album, but haven't...

    I've got, I think, his first album, but haven't listened to it in ages.
  36. Given that they continued to rip off fans with...

    Given that they continued to rip off fans with their dodgy reissues of the 60's era albums, e.g putting out the US and UK editions of the albums on separate CD's, many of which total only a half...
  37. Sticky: One thing I found somewhat amusing was all the...

    One thing I found somewhat amusing was all the "Is (insert name) prog?" threads. I got into the habit of responding, "No, it's better than prog!", which I think annoyed a couple people, who probably...
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    re: Third Stage, Amanda opens the album...

    re: Third Stage,

    Amanda opens the album because it was the first song that Tom Scholz wrote for the album, and the first one he finished. At least, I assume that's the logic. It does seem kinda...
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    I got into him a year or two ago, after seeing...

    I got into him a year or two ago, after seeing For All Mankind at the Cleveland Cinematheque. I actually had a few of his records before that, I've had an LP copies of Here Come The Warm Jets and...
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    Watched his talk shows occasionally since the ...

    Watched his talk shows occasionally since the mid 80's. Back then, he had a show on Lifetime, before he got the long running ABC gig. Used to also love his appearances on Letterman. I remember there...
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    Actually, it's only 3/4's of an LP side, but...

    Actually, it's only 3/4's of an LP side, but point well taken. That was one album I had dismissed, since only a short Muddy Waters cover was used on the Dreams boxset. Then i saw them perform High...
  42. Sticky: I think of the highlights for me was when I...

    I think of the highlights for me was when I started a Doctor Who thread on the old PE, and it not only went to somethign like a hundred pages. That sort of thing happens once in awhile. It's kinda...
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    Please describe said "incompetence". Are they not...

    Please describe said "incompetence". Are they not framing the shots correctly, or shooting the musicians feet or what?
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    Don't remember that one. The one I remember is...

    Don't remember that one. The one I remember is Mark admitting to David he doesn't know anything about football, after being invited to play football with Dan and his friends. So seeing an...
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    And I apparently forgot to post the dialog...

    And I apparently forgot to post the dialog exchange in a Roseanne episode for a week or so ago, where Dan is trying to talk Jackie's boyfriend Gary into buying his Harley:

    Gary: Wouldn't it be...
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    Great exchange on tonight's Roseanne rerun: ...

    Great exchange on tonight's Roseanne rerun:

    Jackie: It was Paul Revere And The Raiders, but Mark Lindsay was the singer.
    Roseanne: Like there was really a Paul Revere.
    Jackie: Read the back of...
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    I seem to reclal the comment at the time was the...

    I seem to reclal the comment at the time was the master had been damaged, though I think we've since learned that to be not true. Frank had Arthur Barrow and Chad Wackerman do the new overdubs....
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    re: The Muffins and Captain Boomerang:



    Yeah, that was pretty awesome! Kinda nice when the shouting isn't completely in vain. ;)
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    I don't know about a thumb drive, but I've got a...

    I don't know about a thumb drive, but I've got a Walkman with a 400 gig memory card in it.
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    I'm debating if I want to buy the physical item, or wait for the Bandcamp deal of the bonus disc. I have the original releases of both albums, with the original covers, that I bought at the Tower...
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    There used to be a couple videos on Youtube,...

    There used to be a couple videos on Youtube, where someone edited all the instances of McCoy confirming someone's death into one like 2 and a half minute video, every "He's dead, Jim", "Jim, this...
  52. Fair point. At any rate, I think my original...

    Fair point. At any rate, I think my original question was answered. If Branson had been in contact, on friendly terms with the Stones management on other matters (specifically trying to get them...
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    The Dancing With The Moonlit Knight/The Musical...

    The Dancing With The Moonlit Knight/The Musical Box medley, and Ripples are the highlights for me.

    I've always wondered why they didn't play Ripples in 76 or 77, but then suddenly started playing...
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    I had the impression that they started the tour...

    I had the impression that they started the tour doing stadiums and arenas, with the now famous mirrors lighting rig. Then they went to Europe for a couple months, then came back and did another round...
  55. How did Mike Oldfield rope Mick Taylor into doing Tubular Bells live?

    So once again, someone's posted the video of Mike Oldfield playing Tubular Bells live on BBC TV, and among the musicians participating, is none other than Mick Taylor. Now, my question is, how the...
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    I believe Frank only occasionally recorded on...

    I believe Frank only occasionally recorded on multi-track before the early 80's. In the liner notes of the You Can't Do That Onstage Anymore Sampler (yeah, the double LP that came out at the same...
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    The only one of the Beat The Boots things I ever...

    The only one of the Beat The Boots things I ever got around to getting was As An Am, which turned up in the used bins at Wax Stax, at some point. Some righteous guitar solos on that disc.
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    How about: Kirk: Spock, you're becoming more...

    How about:

    Kirk: Spock, you're becoming more human every day!
    Spock: I see no reason for me to stand here and be insulted.
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    McCoy: He's worse than dead! Kirk: Well, what is...

    McCoy: He's worse than dead!
    Kirk: Well, what is it, Bones?! What's the mystery?!
    McCoy: His brain has been taken!

    I always thought that was a great exchange
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    Didn't they play at the second NEARfest?

    Didn't they play at the second NEARfest?
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