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  1. Sticky: ACK! Scanning that website for a moment helps...

    ACK! Scanning that website for a moment helps bolster my observation above. In the last 10-15 years, what was originally seen as an "underground" or "alternate" movement is now 1,000s of...
  2. Sticky: "Deny" may not be the best choice of words. Doubt...

    "Deny" may not be the best choice of words. Doubt is certainly more appropriate.

    But to Alan's point, this is the kind of shit that we have to deal with in the USA... (from the comments section) ...
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    That’s all kinds of awesome.

    That’s all kinds of awesome.
  4. Thread: Apple

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    While I have used iMac workstations at the studio...

    While I have used iMac workstations at the studio over the years, I purchased a G4 in 2001, a MBP in 2008, and my current one in 2017. The primary reasons for replacing both had more to do with...
  5. Thread: Apple

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    I think it's always fashionable to hate who is on...

    I think it's always fashionable to hate who is on top and/or gets "too big". Microsoft/Windows was the original whipping boy. While I concur that a lot of Apple hate is pricing related, I think it...
  6. Thread: Apple

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    I switched over to Mac in 2001 for video editing...

    I switched over to Mac in 2001 for video editing and never had a good enough reason to switch. I use a PC for email and general things. Between my wife and I at the moment, we have 2 iPhones, 2...
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    Yum. I have an indie bottling of a CS Edradour...

    Yum. I have an indie bottling of a CS Edradour that is indeed fantastic.
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    The moment I saw the advertisement it made me...

    The moment I saw the advertisement it made me think of the SMPTe RS mixes, except that this time they were offering them up front.




    I might be wrong, but I'll take a stab at saying that the...
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    What is sadness, Alex? RIP to a great icon of...

    What is sadness, Alex?

    RIP to a great icon of television who handled the cancer with grace and dignity. He will be missed.
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    WTF? Trane and Co, let’s move on. Your points...

    WTF?

    Trane and Co, let’s move on. Your points were made. No need to get rude and disrespectful.
  11. Thread: Wobbler

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    It’s my favorite TI album and likely will be my...

    It’s my favorite TI album and likely will be my top “pop” album of the year for me. I wonder if our age has something to do with it.
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    ^^^ It’s certainly turned out worse than...

    ^^^ It’s certainly turned out worse than anticipated. Granted they had quite a few injuries on the O-line and thin in the secondary, but Dak kept the offense rolling. 5e defense is absolutely...
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    This sums it up for me. I enjoy both albums, but...

    This sums it up for me. I enjoy both albums, but the first is magical, and I don’t think there’s another album in my collection quite like it.
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    It was a good series, and honestly, a pretty fun...

    It was a good series, and honestly, a pretty fun postseason. I would have gone with a 12 team format instead of 16, but there were some great matchups.

    Congrats to the Dodgers. Not a huge fan,...
  15. Sticky: I cleaned up the thread a bit. Thank you to those...

    I cleaned up the thread a bit. Thank you to those who are primarily staying on topic. I know it’s a challenge, especially so close to the election. I am tempted to weigh in myself. But we are better...
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    Thanks. I listened to several tracks. There is...

    Thanks. I listened to several tracks. There is definitely, specifically a Transatlantic influence going on. I prefer the instrumental sections to the vocal portions. My main detraction is the...
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    As long as they're out. Interestingly enough,...

    As long as they're out.

    Interestingly enough, the Sox actually played about .500 ball in the last 30 games. If I had my way, they would have thrown a few more to get an even better draft pick. I...
  18. Sticky: I wanna learn more about you. We haven't spoke in...

    I wanna learn more about you. We haven't spoke in quite awhile.






    Oh, wrong thread.
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    And down goes Dak.

    And down goes Dak.
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    Hey, that sounds dismissive! ;)

    Hey, that sounds dismissive! ;)
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    This. Including your occasional nostalgia for...

    This. Including your occasional nostalgia for your past experiences.

    From my perspective, a life changing moment for me was around 2008, getting an iPod and the thought of also being able to...
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    Zing. :lol

    Zing. :lol
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    We haven't really disagreed as much as been...

    We haven't really disagreed as much as been engaged in an exercise in clarifying comments. But when it gets to "Let's see what the trends are in 30-35 years before anyone says that the vinyl lp is...
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    Agreed. We should stop discussing everything for...

    Agreed. We should stop discussing everything for that matter. What's the point? It's usually subjective/opinion/personal and, if you have facts, they don't matter these days anyway. Think of the time...
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    That's not my intention. From my observations,...

    That's not my intention. From my observations, vinyl has always had a hip factor and a "user experience" factor to a degree that CDs and cassettes never obtained. When you add those who think the...
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    While we are not qualified to discuss the music...

    While we are not qualified to discuss the music industry, the RIAA put together an interesting interactive table that illustrates the trends for sales in the U.S. and provides some insight to your...
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    Sure, but the discussion was about the CD format.

    Sure, but the discussion was about the CD format.
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    Sure, but I was postulating that CDs are still...

    Sure, but I was postulating that CDs are still selling because people are attached to physical product and collecting and not because of the CD as a format itself.



    We must be reading...
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    Going to used CD stores was one of my absolutely...

    Going to used CD stores was one of my absolutely favorite things to do in the 90s, and up through maybe 2001 or so. But as my tastes in music became more eclectic, eBay became my "virtual" used CD...
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    Woah. RIP Eddie.

    Woah. RIP Eddie.
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    So if nothing else, and to be honest I didn’t...

    So if nothing else, and to be honest I didn’t fact check this lol, today is a day in MLB history. There are/were 8 playoff games played today.
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    :lol

    :lol
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    No, it's not. :lol

    No, it's not. :lol
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    Looks like the opening round is ESPN, TBS, ESPN2,...

    Looks like the opening round is ESPN, TBS, ESPN2, and ABC. Round 2 is TBS, FS1, and MLB Network.

    Championship Series is FOX and TBS. WS is FOX.
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    So somewhat amazingly, 28 out of the 30 teams...

    So somewhat amazingly, 28 out of the 30 teams played a full 60 game schedule with the help of all those shortened double-headers. The only games not played were two between STL and Detroit.

    This...
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    Well it’s a thread about ongoing subscription...

    Well it’s a thread about ongoing subscription issues so what do you expect to happen?

    To help clear up any confusion, I changed the thread title as to save others the agony of being forced to...
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    FWIW, here is a selective Gnosis ranking of some...

    FWIW, here is a selective Gnosis ranking of some of my favorite Belgian jazz albums that are beyond Aka Moon for anyone interested in exploring.

    14 Cassol, Fabrizio Strange Fruit Bel 2012
    14...
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    Aka Moon begun my descent into European jazz...

    Aka Moon begun my descent into European jazz outside of ECM. I've been following them since the shortly after they put out the Invisible trilogy. There were several things that appealed to me about...
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    Most of Cassol's solo catalog (usually involves...

    Most of Cassol's solo catalog (usually involves Aka Moon musicians anyway) is top notch. You should run out and get Strange Fruit if you haven't heard it...


    https://youtu.be/FJZkcZU8Q0k

    ...
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    Zing :lol

    Zing :lol
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    I don't care for the shifts, but it's a critical...

    I don't care for the shifts, but it's a critical part of the analytics game, so it's here to stay. As long as they institute universal DH going forward, I'm fine with it.
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    Indeed. And they outsmarted themselves by not...

    Indeed. And they outsmarted themselves by not kicking that FG in the 4th quarter.



    There has been pressure to change the team name for a few decades, but given the current state of affairs in...
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    Same ol’ Cowboys. Same ol’ refs.

    Same ol’ Cowboys.

    Same ol’ refs.
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    I think you're taking my comment in a different...

    I think you're taking my comment in a different direction than intended. I'm not saying early TFK is not complex or proggy.
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    To my ears there's nothing particularly special...

    To my ears there's nothing particularly special about the track. I've always preferred Roine's vocals to Hasse. Agreed about the instrumental portion however. If they can build off the Miracles...
  46. ^^^This. Everything you said. I think it’s...

    ^^^This. Everything you said.

    I think it’s appropriately rated. The first three albums are a class of their own, and falling below that threshold for CK and JL is not a slight, but a testament to...
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    Ugh. RIP Gary.

    Ugh. RIP Gary.
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    I thought Waiting for Miracles was a pleasant...

    I thought Waiting for Miracles was a pleasant surprise. The word I used to describe it at the time was: relaxed. If it weren't for that album, my expectations would be pretty tempered.

    Even then,...
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    See Jed, this is what you get: roasted. Oh,...

    See Jed, this is what you get: roasted.


    Oh, that and the fact we ban any accounts that go over 10,000 posts for crossing the spam threshold. Just an FYI.
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    Many people didn’t know. I remember that at the...

    Many people didn’t know. I remember that at the time.
  51. Were Nimos and Tambos there?

    Were Nimos and Tambos there?
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    ^^^ Thanks guys. I tried to get cute and use last...

    ^^^ Thanks guys. I tried to get cute and use last year’s information and they changed it. I updated now.
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    Updated links: Hey all, I renewed the pick’em...

    Updated links:

    Hey all, I renewed the pick’em and Survival leagues for this year. Anyone from last year's pick'em was re-invited. Here is the group information for anyone new who wants to join:
    ...
  54. Perhaps not, but I think their peak could be...

    Perhaps not, but I think their peak could be defined as that string of studio albums starting with Devouring and later NDA, Ascension, Baku, and Harvest.
  55. Thread: Hiromi

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    She’s incredibly talented and a Prog fan’s dream...

    She’s incredibly talented and a Prog fan’s dream as a wizard on the keys. I do find a good portion of her recorded work tedious and not something I come back to much. It’s great for threads like...
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    Well, finding this album at a flea market is...

    Well, finding this album at a flea market is pretty much a unique story!

    I listened to it again today, fwiw, while I was working. All I can say is that I would drift away from it and only moments...
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    I did a search to find when I featured this...

    I did a search to find when I featured this before :lol, but it was actually before PEv3 it seems.

    Incidentally I just took this for a spin a few weeks back and it's lost some of the luster. I...
  58. Sticky: ^^^ Bye Felicia. You seem to only want to post...

    ^^^ Bye Felicia. You seem to only want to post here to make political remarks. No time for that.
  59. Sticky: Everyone - three things... 1. First, Vic,...

    Everyone - three things...

    1. First, Vic, happy to hear your tests were negative. I am also curious how Yodelgoat is doing. He hasn't posted in a few weeks that I recall. Anyone have an update?
    ...
  60. Sticky: Every time I hear talk of a vaccine coming I...

    Every time I hear talk of a vaccine coming I can't help but think about how "everyone who wants a test can get one". Sure, a private company can rattle off millions of doses, but those still need...
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