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    Yes, but the version on the Bootleg Box Vol. 1...

    Yes, but the version on the Bootleg Box Vol. 1 and the Tangerine Tree bootleg project are derived from a tape in the BBC archive, which was in mono, and the conclusion of the first set was missing. ...
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    Well, there is a fair bit of repetition in the...

    Well, there is a fair bit of repetition in the middle of the piece, where entire sections get repeated. I would cut out a couple of the repeated bits, is all.


    I wouldn't cut the entire thing,...
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    So are the boxsets available yet? Link said...

    So are the boxsets available yet? Link said sometime mid-June?
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    Not just Mad, but also Guitar Player, and every...

    Not just Mad, but also Guitar Player, and every other publications that didn't capitalize "scuba" or started sentences with words like "And", "but", "or", etc (which my schoolteachers always insisted...
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    Oh yeah, there's things on all four sides that...

    Oh yeah, there's things on all four sides that I'd cut. I think the problem was that Jon Anderson had made up his mind that this was going to be a double LP, and nobody was going to change his mind...
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    I thought about editing it down. I probably...

    I thought about editing it down. I probably should. I actually had one more entry, but I was told I was 20 letters over the posting limit, so I removed it. BUt I feel like I need to edit more.
    ...
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    I'd have to see if I still have Windows Movie...

    I'd have to see if I still have Windows Movie Maker or whatever it's called. But if I can make a video, as it were, I'll probably post it. Come to think of it, I should post what I did with Close To...
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    BTW, there were a lot of Twilight Zone/Outer...

    BTW, there were a lot of Twilight Zone/Outer Limits knock offs in the 80's. I remember a show called The Dark Room, which apparently only ran for something like 7 or 8 episodes, but it was hosted by...
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    Yeah, Channel 43 was a lot of fun back in the...

    Yeah, Channel 43 was a lot of fun back in the 80's. I used to love watching the Prize Movie (hosted by local radio legend John Lanigan) on weekday afternoons, Super Host on Saturdays and I think the...
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    This is whole forum is ridiculous!

    This is whole forum is ridiculous!
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    I'm not sure if it was Moraz who "improved"...

    I'm not sure if it was Moraz who "improved" Ritual, so much as it was another one of those cases where you record something new in the studio, but it comes out relatively tame, but then you take it...
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    Lizard's been one of my favorite Crimson albums...

    Lizard's been one of my favorite Crimson albums since I first heard most of it played on college radio back in the early 90's. I have a cassette or two around here someplace, that have Indoor Games,...
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    or Deep Purple (Jon Lord once claimed there were...

    or Deep Purple (Jon Lord once claimed there were people in the States who thought the band name was an allusion to some variety of acid or whatever that was floating around at the time, but in fact,...
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    I remember hearing some insinuation to the effect...

    I remember hearing some insinuation to the effect back in the AOL or Prodigy days. Seems like I remember someone suggesting that the band were "Satanists" or whatever, and used that as proof, along...
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    Oh that's awesome! Without going through the...

    Oh that's awesome! Without going through the whole list, one of my favorites is one is when one of Rockford's friends calls him to say he has the money he owes Rockford, but "You gotta call me back...
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    The Rockford Files was a good show. I always...

    The Rockford Files was a good show. I always liked the intros, with people leaving answering machine messages for him. And it had one of the best theme songs, loved the synth melody and the guitar...
  17. Wikipedia says Keith played on a live album made...

    Wikipedia says Keith played on a live album made in 1972 called The Hands Of Jack The Ripper. One suspects that it's such a insignificant episode in the life of Moon The Loon that it didn't rate...
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    I've always thought it was an intense picture,...

    I've always thought it was an intense picture, personally. The ending, especially, the first time that gave me the creeps, because I didn't see it coming. It's a very atmospheric picture, as most...
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    Right now, I'm working my way through the WWII...

    Right now, I'm working my way through the WWII era recordings. And the liner notes are proving to be rather interesting. Yeah, they're a bit on the short side, but that's ok. I have trouble reading...
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    There was a great photo of Perry and Pineda...

    There was a great photo of Perry and Pineda shaking hands, I think. It actually kinda made me think of the Godfather, with Perry in the Marlon Brando role, and Pineda as someone who's come to ask a...
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    Yeah, it's beyond belief what Django was able to...

    Yeah, it's beyond belief what Django was able to do with just two fingers, things that a lot of guitarists with four functioning fingers on their fretting hand struggle with. I believe there's one...
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    So, the Renown & Resistance 1937-1943 set arrived...

    So, the Renown & Resistance 1937-1943 set arrived today. Came from Texas! So I'm listening to disc one right now. Some very nice music here. I think I'm going to enjoy this! :)
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    Yeah, they do. The Twilight Zone was an hour long...

    Yeah, they do. The Twilight Zone was an hour long for only one season (out of, I believe, five), so that's probably why it seems like they don't come up as often, but SyFy does air them. They showed...
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    If you mean the first movie, from 1968, yeah, I...

    If you mean the first movie, from 1968, yeah, I imagine they decided to retool things by the time the Mystery Movie deal started, which was, I believe, a couple years later.
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    Just for the record, and I guess this has already...

    Just for the record, and I guess this has already been addressed, but Squire used a lot of different basses. I remember that Guitar Player article from the early 70's, where he said he typically took...
  26. Could be, I have no idea. I don't know who owns...

    Could be, I have no idea. I don't know who owns the Apple catalog (EMI?) or which corporate giant that label now falls under.
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    Well, I'm a little younger, so I only saw any of...

    Well, I'm a little younger, so I only saw any of this stuff in reruns, but I think Columbo, McCloud, and McMillan & Wife are the only ones I've seen. I remember seeing reruns of Columbo in the 80's,...
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    Well, there's always the internet. I've found a...

    Well, there's always the internet. I've found a lot of obscure stuff I never thought I'd get to see again on the internet. There was one early 80's show called 240 Robert. It produced by the same...
  29. Well, that's only common sense.

    Well, that's only common sense.
  30. Well, if we're going in that direction, I think...

    Well, if we're going in that direction, I think that article also mentioned Yoko Ono.
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    re: Dune I keep saying this, but I still wish...

    re: Dune

    I keep saying this, but I still wish Jodorowsky could have done the film he wanted to do back in the 70's.
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    Hmmm, I don't remember either of them doing much...

    Hmmm, I don't remember either of them doing much wooing, but I really haven't seen either show in something like 30 years or more. I remember the Mad magazine parody of Barnaby Jones, where he gets...
  33. He was also notorious for destroying all props...

    He was also notorious for destroying all props and sets at the end of a production so they wouldn't turn up in other people's work (which was common practice). That's why when 2010 was made, they had...
  34. Dunno. Impressions did include a couple extended...

    Dunno. Impressions did include a couple extended tracks from the Village Vanguard sessions, and it was released something like two years later, so maybe Trane or possibly his producer Bob Thiele was...
  35. And Rush are infamous for having almost no...

    And Rush are infamous for having almost no material that didn't make it onto their albums. I've seen a couple interviews over the years where they've said that if they felt something isn't working,...
  36. Which is why it's kind of astonishing some of the...

    Which is why it's kind of astonishing some of the stuff that did survive, like the 1961 Village Vanguard tapes, or the outtakes from the Africa/Brass sessions.

    I see parallel here to the TV and...
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    OOK, I have to admit that made me chuckle.

    OOK, I have to admit that made me chuckle.
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    Threads like this are exactly the reason why I...

    Threads like this are exactly the reason why I don't do drugs.
  39. I sort of know what you mean there about the...

    I sort of know what you mean there about the guitar tone, but who knows how many guitarists got a similar tone, simply by playing a Strat through a fuzztone.

    Now you want to talk about something...
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    I like the version of that scene in Airplane II:...

    I like the version of that scene in Airplane II: The Sequel, where they're in the courtroom and the same lady is on the witness stand, and starts flaking out again. Everyone lines up to smack her....
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    I remember both of those shows. It seemed like...

    I remember both of those shows. It seemed like every time I watched a rerun of Cannon (it was shown on a couple different channels here back in the 80's), my dad would point out that he couldn't...
  42. Yeah, as I said in the post above yours, for a...

    Yeah, as I said in the post above yours, for a long time the industry just didn't care about teh past, because they hadn't figured out yet how to exploit it. Just as TV executives, agents etc were...
  43. Thread: Whitesnake

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    Well, if you "sort of remember" the "big hair and...

    Well, if you "sort of remember" the "big hair and all", you have to realize that's really a different band than the one I was talking about int he OP. That's the late 80's era band, which was largely...
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    In The Meaning Of Life, the scene that had me...

    In The Meaning Of Life, the scene that had me laughing hardest was the dinner party.

    Host: So how do you explain us all dying at the same time?!
    (Long pause)
    Death: (pointing) The salmon...
  45. One thing that has to be remembered is, as the...

    One thing that has to be remembered is, as the article notes, for a long time, the industry didn't really think about preserving anything. "Old recordings" weren't considered valuable. Sometimes,...
  46. Well...I don't know about you, but reading that...

    Well...I don't know about you, but reading that article just about ruined my day. Well, maybe not ruined, but I'm feeling a bit bluer right now than I was an hour ago.

    I don't know how to react...
  47. I remember reading on Frank Marino's webpage that...

    I remember reading on Frank Marino's webpage that the claim on some Mahogany Rush reissues that they are "mastered from original master tapes" was meaningless, because the people doing the reissues...
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    Where did you get that from? On Wikipedia,...

    Where did you get that from? On Wikipedia, there's a quote from a 2013 interview:
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    Well, Peter Yarrow has always insisted Puff The...

    Well, Peter Yarrow has always insisted Puff The Magic Dragon isn't about drugs either. Also, Dave Fenton swears Turning Japanese isn't about masturbation. (shrug)
  50. Well, it's been a long time since I've heard...

    Well, it's been a long time since I've heard Rapture, but the parts of the song I can hear in my head don't sound anything like Another Brick In The Wall, apart from the fact that they were both...
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    The band has always insisted American Woman...

    The band has always insisted American Woman wasn't a protest song. Burton has always said he was literally singing about American women, he was saying that he didn't think American women were as...
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    Would you believe I've never seen Blazing...

    Would you believe I've never seen Blazing Saddles? I keep missing it when it plays on the premium channels. But I lvoe some of Mel Brooks' other movies, notably History Of The World Part 1 ("Oh, I...
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    [QUOTE=ronmac;907969] Yeah, there was a period...

    Yeah, there was a period in the late 80's and early 90's where the Not Fragile lineup (with Blair Thornton) toured again.


    Yeah, that's not entirely shocking. I wouldn't be surprised to find out...
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    I'm not sure "the hatchet" was between Randy and...

    I'm not sure "the hatchet" was between Randy and Turner so much as between the Bachman brothers, specifically Randy and Rob. Apparently, when Randy left the band back in 1976, or whenever it was, he...
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    The story I heard was they were doing a show...

    The story I heard was they were doing a show somewhere, and Randy actually broke a string. So, while Randy's restringing his guitar, Burton goes over to the side of the stage, and starts talking to...
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    Wow, it's almost bizarre to think of being into...

    Wow, it's almost bizarre to think of being into "normal" rock n roll music. But then I guess something had to bridge the gap between Chester Burnett and Henry Cow, eh? ;)

    Back to BTO: my oldest...
  57. Thread: Alcatrazz

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    The reissue liner notes suggests that was...

    The reissue liner notes suggests that was completely deliberate. Bonnett formed Alcatrazz with the intention of carrying on with the Rainbow type sound. And, I believe, that's Yngwie was in the band,...
  58. Mmm, you remind of the Queen tribute band that...

    Mmm, you remind of the Queen tribute band that played here the same weekend as NEARfest one year. They were called Almost Queen, and I had seen them twice before and thought they did a great show. So...
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    That would also explain why Nick Simper and Tommy...

    That would also explain why Nick Simper and Tommy Bolin got snubbed when Deep Purple were inducted.

    But it sounds like an arbitrary rule change to me, though. When Parliament/Funkadelic were...
  60. I hope you're being facetious. It's hard enough...

    I hope you're being facetious. It's hard enough to put together a tour schedule without worrying about whether or not someone else is playing in a given city on the same night. Besides, I imagine...
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