Search:

Type: Posts; User: spellbound

Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.11 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3,976
    Views
    318,059

    Echo In The Canyon - documentary about the L.A....

    Echo In The Canyon - documentary about the L.A. sound of the '60s. Very good.
  2. Replies
    75
    Views
    1,511

    Future historians will likely be baffled by the...

    Future historians will likely be baffled by the layers of sarcasm found on today's internet.
  3. Replies
    2,328
    Views
    327,493

    I've heard those called 'grapefruit Radlers.' ...

    I've heard those called 'grapefruit Radlers.' I've had a few. One of the few flavored beers I'll tolerate.



    It sounds like fun. I could do that. The waiting is the hardest part. I look...
  4. Replies
    47
    Views
    978

    The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band has been a favorite of...

    The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band has been a favorite of my brother and me since we were kids.
  5. Replies
    2,328
    Views
    327,493

    I never heard of that Utopia beer until they...

    I never heard of that Utopia beer until they mentioned it on the TV news this morning. I'm sure it's legal in my state, where all liquor stores sell Everclear. But, at $200 a bottle, I'll never try...
  6. Replies
    17
    Views
    727

    I like it!

    I like it!
  7. Replies
    75
    Views
    1,511

    People get to vote? I always thought the Rock...

    People get to vote? I always thought the Rock Hall was like the Academy of Motion Pictures where no one who is not a member can vote. What do you vote for? To narrow down the nominees to a smaller...
  8. Replies
    75
    Views
    1,511

    Several of those artists don't rock or roll much,...

    Several of those artists don't rock or roll much, if at all. But criticism seems to be what the Rock Hall is for. When it's all said and done, it will not have affected me in the least.
  9. It's pretty much all they sell. But they will...

    It's pretty much all they sell. But they will try to sell you membership in their music buyers club, something that costs too much to ever pay for itself due to B&N's high prices and poor selection....
  10. Replies
    197
    Views
    6,668

    Indeed. And what a lucky man he was.

    Indeed. And what a lucky man he was.
  11. the differential is dC Dt

    the differential is

    dC
    Dt
  12. Greatest hits albums are good for two reasons: ...

    Greatest hits albums are good for two reasons:

    1. An introduction to a band. I also like live albums for an introduction, figuring most bands that are worth a damn will do their best playing in...
  13. Replies
    700
    Views
    60,590

    The people at Glenlivet are now smoking the...

    The people at Glenlivet are now smoking the crack:

    Glenlivet's marketing stunt: whiskey in lozenge form

    I know the article's title misspells "whisky." That's not the dumbest thing.
  14. Rest in peace, Larry.

    Rest in peace, Larry.
  15. Replies
    64
    Views
    1,664

    Rest in peace, Ginger. Such an inventive and...

    Rest in peace, Ginger. Such an inventive and powerful drummer. When I think of my younger days, Cream's music always comes to mind. When I came to appreciate jazz, you were there, playing jazz. ...
  16. Replies
    2,328
    Views
    327,493

    I don't put cream or sugar in my coffee. Why...

    I don't put cream or sugar in my coffee. Why would I want it in my IPA?
  17. Replies
    2,328
    Views
    327,493

    Pretty sure I wouldn't be a fan either,...

    Pretty sure I wouldn't be a fan either, considering my love for the bitterness of real IPAs. Even ignoring my intolerance for dairy products, sweetening a bitter ale is a deal breaker.

    Thanks for...
  18. Replies
    2,328
    Views
    327,493

    I was reading descriptions of beers on tap at...

    I was reading descriptions of beers on tap at regional brewpubs, and came across an unfamiliar one: milkshake IPA. Anyone know what to expect from a beer described thusly? I know what IPAs taste...
  19. Replies
    2,162
    Views
    426,369

    How To: Absurd Scientific Advice For Common...

    How To: Absurd Scientific Advice For Common Real-World Problems, by Randall Munroe, who also does this:

    https://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/college_athletes.png
  20. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    I like Johnny Horton's songs and have a hit...

    I like Johnny Horton's songs and have a hit collection of his on CD. I have even more Marty Robbins. Story songs are the greatest.

    ^That's a great picture of Willie. Didn't the Who have a song...
  21. Thread: NP

    by spellbound
    Replies
    5,463
    Views
    1,236,767

    Two Nights In North America DVD by Hammer Of The...

    Two Nights In North America DVD by Hammer Of The Gods
  22. Replies
    45
    Views
    8,071

    There is no orange cheese, just white cheese with...

    There is no orange cheese, just white cheese with orange coloring added. Many Americans think it comes from the cow that way.
  23. Thread: Chick Corea

    by spellbound
    Replies
    65
    Views
    2,011

    Among my favorites is Trio Music Live In Europe,...

    Among my favorites is Trio Music Live In Europe, with the trio consisting of Chick Corea, Miroslav Vitous and Roy Haynes.

    Sorry if it's been mentioned above and I missed it.
  24. Replies
    54
    Views
    1,312

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pbCC1hx2fiI

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pbCC1hx2fiI
  25. Replies
    54
    Views
    1,312

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXP_pr7np-o

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXP_pr7np-o
  26. Replies
    3,976
    Views
    318,059

    Chafing all the way to the bank. I don't...

    Chafing all the way to the bank.

    I don't recall seeing Spiderman: Far From Home, but then my memory of movies is pretty short. I'm pretty sure that's the one my daughter went to the theater to...
  27. Replies
    3,976
    Views
    318,059

    Was the last Spiderman movie called Homecoming? ...

    Was the last Spiderman movie called Homecoming? I know that's out on Blu Ray and probably DVD. Or is there a more recent spiderman movie?
  28. Replies
    54
    Views
    1,312

    https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/5...

    https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/51DI4vL6e8L._SX425_.jpg

    The whole album.
  29. Replies
    6
    Views
    289

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=gJ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=gJOwo-RvIfY

    I saw the Grateful Dead in concert half a dozen times between 1974 and 1987, and Hunter only once, in 1976.
  30. Replies
    2,328
    Views
    327,493

    German motorist douses Autobahn car fire with...

    German motorist douses Autobahn car fire with beer
  31. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    Not necessary, for me. I am familiar with them...

    Not necessary, for me. I am familiar with them and own albums they play on. My list was not meant to be all-inclusive. I was just naming a few favorite steel guitar players off the top of my head....
  32. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    Bad doggie.

    Bad doggie.
  33. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    After learning that Hank Jr. fell down a mountain...

    After learning that Hank Jr. fell down a mountain and broke every bone in his face and had to have it reconstructed, I feel bad about dissing him.

    I liked when someone asked Townes after a show,...
  34. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    ^that about sums up the family.

    ^that about sums up the family.
  35. Replies
    6
    Views
    289

    RIP Robert Hunter

    Poet and Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter died Monday night at age 78. Rest in peace.
  36. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    Even worse, tonight the program will feature Hank...

    Even worse, tonight the program will feature Hank Williams, Jr., an apple that fell far from the tree.
  37. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    I did leave a few great pedal steel players off...

    I did leave a few great pedal steel players off my list. And I own albums they play on. I've even seen Steve Howe play steel. Sorry. My brain is full.



    I'll do that some time, thanks. I...
  38. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    I always thought that since Weir sang lead on El...

    I always thought that since Weir sang lead on El Paso and Big River, that it was he who suggested those songs as part of the Dead's repertoire. Can you shed any light on how the band chose its cover...
  39. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    I agree that overall, the period recently covered...

    I agree that overall, the period recently covered by Burns is about the worst in country music history. It had its gems, but you are right, Burns had to cherry pick to find them. I still remember...
  40. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    Anyone know why Burns decided to end the...

    Anyone know why Burns decided to end the documentary at 1996? The biggest tragedy in country music happened on Oct. 1, 2017 when a domestic terrorist perpetrated the deadliest mass shooting...
  41. I think you're right about the youth thing. Even...

    I think you're right about the youth thing. Even Keith Richards eventually gave up drugs and stopped singing their praises. I'm sure acid or other hallucinogenics/psychedelics can enhance your...
  42. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    :up At some point, in order to make a history...

    :up

    At some point, in order to make a history of country music that will appeal to a national TV audience, you just have to depend on the intelligence of the audience to read between the lines and...
  43. Rest in peace, Larry.

    Rest in peace, Larry.
  44. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    I was just kidding about being a country music...

    I was just kidding about being a country music fan. I like the artists I like and disregard the others. The ones I like get no radio play. I know I'm not a fan of mainstream country, because not...
  45. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    You might be a country music fan if... My God....

    You might be a country music fan if...

    My God. I know who those people are.:O
  46. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    Re: Bluegrass In 1975 I attended the 3rd...

    Re: Bluegrass

    In 1975 I attended the 3rd Annual Banjo, Fiddle & Guitar Festival. An all-day and into the evening event held out on the grass in the sun at Cal State Long Beach. Listened to...
  47. Replies
    2,328
    Views
    327,493

    That's not beer, that's dessert. There's...

    That's not beer, that's dessert.

    There's dessert wines, too. But nobody wants one with a sandwich or some fish and chips.
  48. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    I have never heard of this, but there are a lot...

    I have never heard of this, but there are a lot of modern things I don't hear about, and they turn out to just be trends that don't matter, easily forgotten.

    I do enjoy occasionally listening to...
  49. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    Today is Hank Williams' birthday. 9/17/23-1/1/53.

    Today is Hank Williams' birthday. 9/17/23-1/1/53.
  50. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    The CDs: Disc One: 1. Can the Circle Be...

    The CDs:

    Disc One:

    1. Can the Circle Be Unbroken (Bye and Bye) – The Carter Family
    2. Mule Skinner Blues (Blue Yodel No. 8) – Jimmie Rodgers
    3. Barbara Allen – Bradley Kincaid
    4. I’ll Fly...
  51. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    I'm very much interested in the late '60s and...

    I'm very much interested in the late '60s and early '70s, when bands like the Byrds and the Flying Burrito Brothers led the country-rock scene in Los Angeles, basically trying to bring country music...
  52. Replies
    124
    Views
    2,834

    I watched it. It's quite good. Dolly Parton...

    I watched it. It's quite good.

    Dolly Parton is one hell of an American. Instead of caging and torturing children, she gives children books, for free. Loved her version of Mule Skinner Blues...
  53. Replies
    1,437
    Views
    174,678

    https://img.discogs.com/_SLIDWeXpEBkXbEQHXi3KlICJP...

    https://img.discogs.com/_SLIDWeXpEBkXbEQHXi3KlICJPk=/fit-in/400x399/filters:strip_icc():format(jpeg):mode_rgb():quality(90)/discogs-images/R-6387415-1454939142-5645.jpeg.jpg
  54. Replies
    40
    Views
    1,967

    This news is indeed shocking. Always liked the...

    This news is indeed shocking. Always liked the Cars. Rest in peace.
  55. Replies
    22
    Views
    800

    Eddie kept the rock in his pop songs, unlike many...

    Eddie kept the rock in his pop songs, unlike many modern day pop artists. And he had a commanding and instantly-recognizable singing voice. When his songs came on the radio, you might have groaned,...
  56. Replies
    22
    Views
    800

    RIP Eddie Money

    Eddie Money died today, Sept 13, of cancer at age 70. Rest in peace.
  57. Replies
    12
    Views
    469

    Haven't seen it, but if his road band at the...

    Haven't seen it, but if his road band at the time, Cowboy, is involved, I'm interested.
  58. Replies
    2,162
    Views
    426,369

    They made a movie of Mother Night, which I have...

    They made a movie of Mother Night, which I have seen. Good one; worth seeing if you can track it down. 1996 film starring Nick Nolte.

    IIRC, Vonnegut has a cameo appearance.
  59. Replies
    2,162
    Views
    426,369

    Re-reading Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.,...

    Re-reading Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., now that the end of the world is fast approaching.
  60. Replies
    12
    Views
    942

    It is.

    It is.
Results 1 to 60 of 500
Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4