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    And sometimes we end up with music that mixes the...

    And sometimes we end up with music that mixes the complex vocal harmonies of Vanilla Fudge with the heavy, instrumental firepower of Simon and Garfunkel or The Association.
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    In...

    In https://www.progressiveears.org/forum/showthread.php/27511-New-YES-album-quot-The-Quest-quot-out-1-Oct?p=1059605&viewfull=1#post1059605, julioscissors@aol.com wrote:

    >This thread is like a...
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    The Sox just had their 33rd come-from-behind...

    The Sox just had their 33rd come-from-behind victory of the season, out of 62 wins so far.

    I don't see how that could be sustainable, but they make it fun to watch.
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    I didn't read 'em, but my brother told me they're...

    I didn't read 'em, but my brother told me they're following the books to some degree, and in the books he goes private after they reorg the LAPD, and then goes back on the force later, and retires...
  5. A year ago it was $85.98 and it included the...

    A year ago it was $85.98 and it included the extra disc, but that combo is marked sold out.
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    Coming back from picking up the mail, I heard a...

    Coming back from picking up the mail, I heard a sound I don't think I'd ever heard before, coming from the nearby tree. I took a look, expecting it to be some kind of big bug, and saw a blue jay. ...
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    The same owner had previously had his team put up...

    The same owner had previously had his team put up a guy with an extremely small strike zone to bat, had ashtrays built into his artificial leg, hired a clown as base coach, let the crowd vote on...
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    How about the Cleveland Full Clevelands, and...

    How about the Cleveland Full Clevelands, and their uniforms would have pastel blue uniforms with white belts, wide lapels on the jersey, and white shoes? For the road unis they could switch to...
  9. I have a 1984 ADC that lacked that feature. You...

    I have a 1984 ADC that lacked that feature. You could program the order of tracks, if you so desired, but nothing about indexing.
    It still works great, and work-at-home has caused it to be used...
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    I think I would have left German in to face at...

    I think I would have left German in to face at least one more batter.

    :D
  11. I still think they should have had Arthur Brown...

    I still think they should have had Arthur Brown carry the torch on his hat in 2012.
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    As a spelling pedant, I'm uncomfortable with the...

    As a spelling pedant, I'm uncomfortable with the name of my home baseball team, and I demand that they change it to Red Socks.
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    A briefer set when touring with another act on...

    A briefer set when touring with another act on the bill wouldn't be surprising.
  14. So sorry, TheLoony and moecurlythanu.

    So sorry, TheLoony and moecurlythanu.
  15. In the early days of selling digital downloads, a...

    In the early days of selling digital downloads, a lot of sellers were offering albums that could be bought cheaper by purchasing the individual tracks instead of the full album, until they wised up....
  16. There's something that amuses me about a Henry...

    There's something that amuses me about a Henry Cow box being sold by Walmart...

    https://www.walmart.com/ip/Henry-Cow-Box-Redux-The-Complete-Henry-Cow-CD-Includes-DVD/505743037

    2 left for $88.15
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    Maybe we need a new verse to Suitable Grounds for...

    Maybe we need a new verse to Suitable Grounds for the Blues.
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    The accusations of "slave labour" were almost...

    The accusations of "slave labour" were almost certainly made on electronic devices made in a place where the working conditions are surely worse than what would be experienced by someone voluntarily...
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    Finally spotted a bird this evening that I'd been...

    Finally spotted a bird this evening that I'd been hearing lately.
    A yellow-bellied sapsucker.

    2 or 3 years ago I started hearing a crow around my yard that would call "uh-uh" every so often. ...
  20. Yes. We keep getting stories about how vinyl...

    Yes. We keep getting stories about how vinyl (not vinyls) is outselling CDs, but they always mention revenue--because quite a few people are willing to pay $35 for a vinyl copy of an LP that they...
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    If Richard Sinclair or Robert Wyatt wrote a song...

    If Richard Sinclair or Robert Wyatt wrote a song about being a Crimso fan.
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    "germany, germany, germany" and "teakettle,...

    "germany, germany, germany" and "teakettle, teakettle, teakettle" are the way the wren's call is sometimes described.
    We had a nest under the porch back in May, in a bucket that I had some stuff...
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    Not sure what emoji 106 is, but I'll assume it's...

    Not sure what emoji 106 is, but I'll assume it's good.
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    Aside from a handful of older vinyl, my Dead...

    Aside from a handful of older vinyl, my Dead collection on CD is Grayfolded and Infrared Roses.
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    At least they don't mention E.T.'s johnson.

    At least they don't mention E.T.'s johnson.
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    Performing the list of pieces from the 2nd disc...

    Performing the list of pieces from the 2nd disc of the 2017 Elements box would be great.
  27. My googling having failed me, I thought I'd check...

    My googling having failed me, I thought I'd check the Eric Tamm book, and voila:

    Now I guess it wasn't a girlfriend of Fripp's after all. Having found that, I then turned up a blurb from Melody...
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    http://www.lileks.com/errors/decker.JPG That...

    http://www.lileks.com/errors/decker.JPG


    That Firstcom site is very similar to this site and there's a similar roster of artists on both. (Anthony Phillips, for one). I asked once if there was...
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    Once I heard the On Stage version, the studio...

    Once I heard the On Stage version, the studio version just plods.
    Same feeling I have about Smoke on the Water, though I heard the live version of that first.
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    They got that way because they overate.

    They got that way because they overate.
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    Most Overated Bands: Bachman Turner Overdrive ...

    Most Overated Bands:
    Bachman Turner Overdrive

    __________?
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    I sit corrected.

    I sit corrected.
  33. Re: Fripp haircut... A quickie googling fails...

    Re: Fripp haircut... A quickie googling fails me, but didn't he have a girlfriend during his NYC period circa Exposure who gave him his then-"new wave" hairstyle? I think there was a writeup in...
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    I liked Cul de Sac, though it was a bit...

    I liked Cul de Sac, though it was a bit thematically similar to One For The Vine.
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    There must be some, must be some, must be some,...

    There must be some, must be some, must be some, must be some, must be some, must be some, must be some, must be some, must be some, must be some, must be some, must be some, must be some, must be...
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    I'll toast a bagel if I had some on hand for too...

    I'll toast a bagel if I had some on hand for too many days and they were no longer fresh. Maybe there's some Genesis analogy there, I dunno.

    Of the tunes mentioned, Your Own Special Way is a 3...
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    It was definitely not Steven Wright, though I...

    It was definitely not Steven Wright, though I can't say for certain that it wasn't Stephen Wright. :)
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    :) I used to say he was afraid of widths.

    :) I used to say he was afraid of widths.
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    Another one, 5 years ago, Sox knuckleballer...

    Another one, 5 years ago, Sox knuckleballer Steven Wright injured his shoulder while running the bases being used as a pinch runner, and the following week was put on the DL for the rest of the...
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    Do you have a link for that? Edit:...

    Do you have a link for that?
    Edit:
    https://www.instagram.com/p/CRWs9M4IRJz/
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    There's still no sign of it here in MA, but the...

    There's still no sign of it here in MA, but the state Division of Fisheries and Wildlife suggests that people take down their bird feeders and bird baths, although they say that hummingbird feeders...
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    I suppose I hold that same position, but I would...

    I suppose I hold that same position, but I would definitely go see Goodsall, FIERABRACCI, Clarke, ______, Weinberger play Brand X material.
    Assuming they find a drummer and Goodsall can keep it...
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    We're in an era where people pay to watch people...

    We're in an era where people pay to watch people play video games, but fewer people watch baseball.
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    REJECTED TOO HARD TO SPELL ;) Looks like he's...

    REJECTED
    TOO HARD TO SPELL ;)

    Looks like he's part of the current lineup of Blood, Sweat & Tears, which currently consists of nobody I recognize, but he's got a huge resume.
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    I guess you were right, but conflated the artist...

    I guess you were right, but conflated the artist with Genesis:

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Face_Value_(album)#Singles
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    Right. You have to clean the feeder and change...

    Right. You have to clean the feeder and change the nectar every few days as markwoll pointed out.
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    Maybe it's the too-perfect vocals or something,...

    Maybe it's the too-perfect vocals or something, but Night After Night, extended or not, always seemed like a rote performance to me. I prefer the warts-and-all live material from the previous tours,...
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    They should release a Duke Suite EP with the...

    They should release a Duke Suite EP with the tracks in their original intended order.
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    Modest proposal: separate admission,...

    Modest proposal: separate admission, two-inning/full ticket price, septupleheaders? Ya gotta think outside the box.
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    Hendriks being mic'ed up but thinking it wasn't...

    Hendriks being mic'ed up but thinking it wasn't working because his earpiece didn't work led to some entertaining audio that Fox probably didn't appreciate too much.
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    https://media.tenor.com/images/71e38273b9d306c55b6...

    https://media.tenor.com/images/71e38273b9d306c55b687825ce142fa3/tenor.gif
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    Some feeders have a moat around the hanger to...

    Some feeders have a moat around the hanger to keep out ants. I built one with a soda bottle.
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    https://patch.com/rhode-island/cranston/remove-bir...

    https://patch.com/rhode-island/cranston/remove-birdfeeders-protect-songbirds-illness-ri-dem

    Rhode Island is recommending the removal of bird feeders, though the illness has not yet reached New...
  54. Somebody cleverer than I needs to compose some...

    Somebody cleverer than I needs to compose some verse using flute, lute, coot, etc.
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    18 tracks, as opposed to the original 9. Edit:...

    18 tracks, as opposed to the original 9.

    Edit:

    Could have sworn I pasted in this already, I guess not:

    (NIght after Night extended version)

    Turns out that I was right, but PE won't take...
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    https://dam.nmhmedia.sk/image/8c78e7d8-a82e-4984-8...

    https://dam.nmhmedia.sk/image/8c78e7d8-a82e-4984-898b-fcffa99df31c_phpegppni.jpg/960/540

    We can't have nice things.
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    Mystery illness hasn't gotten here yet, but some...

    Mystery illness hasn't gotten here yet, but some lady called out the local Ace hardware on a town Facebook page for selling moldy bird seed because the manager refused to do anything about it, and...
  58. I found out about Thomas Feiner through his...

    I found out about Thomas Feiner through his Sylvian and Jansen connection, and he only puts out a track at a time, so I used the Buy Digital Discography option and got an album's worth or more. ...
  59. I avoided buying that, for one track.

    I avoided buying that, for one track.
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    Meanwhile one of the ESPN loudmouths is upset...

    Meanwhile one of the ESPN loudmouths is upset because the #1 star in the Majors right now doesn't speak English.
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