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  1. Frank was into 'freedom', and not so much into...

    Frank was into 'freedom', and not so much into 'free-dumb'; I would like to HOPE he would be a proponent of wearing a mask for the common good.
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    well said!!! :lol

    well said!!! :lol
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    I support the scene by not wishing death on the...

    I support the scene by not wishing death on the band or their fans. YMMV.

    [insert Groucho waggling his cigar icon here]
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    Talk about a bunch of folks that are ‘at...

    Talk about a bunch of folks that are ‘at risk’......
  5. And hipped to the scene by Massacre and Material,...

    And hipped to the scene by Massacre and Material, I quickly glommed onto
    James Blood Ulmer
    Defunkt
    and the great Ronald Shannon Jackson and the Decoding Society.

    These were the only really...
  6. I think the very first 'downtown' thing I heard...

    I think the very first 'downtown' thing I heard was Massacre: I saw them in 1980 (my recollection is that it wasn't a particularly good show in front of an indifferent crowd) and then in 1981 (one of...
  7. It was the first time I had seen his name on a...

    It was the first time I had seen his name on a record in something like 7-8 years, so I believe that that is quite true...
  8. For it's time and place, Memory Serves is very...

    For it's time and place, Memory Serves is very important; it was the first major label downtown scene punk / jazz / whatever you wanna call it AND also a very early one.

    It was one of the first...
  9. Thread: Univers Zero

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    I basically agree. And listen to Kermesse...

    I basically agree.

    And listen to Kermesse Atomique off the live album!
  10. Thread: Univers Zero

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    ^ ^ ^ ^ The two most immediate ones for me...

    ^ ^ ^ ^

    The two most immediate ones for me from 'phase 2' of UZ-ville, were "Live" and "Clivage", as both were 'band recordings', not 'studio projects by DD and assorted hired hands'.

    So, I...
  11. Thread: Univers Zero

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    p.s. More people should write songs with titles...

    p.s. More people should write songs with titles like "oozing'... :lol
  12. Thread: Univers Zero

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    I basically agree; the great stuff sets the bar...

    I basically agree; the great stuff sets the bar so high that it's easy to ignore the 'very good'. Implosion is at least good to very good, but it doesn't get played so much because, well, it isn't...
  13. Thread: Univers Zero

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    Back to the subject at hand, I've been enjoying...

    Back to the subject at hand, I've been enjoying 'Implosion' recently.
  14. Thread: Univers Zero

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    Now that I am not on my ipad, I can give a much...

    Now that I am not on my ipad, I can give a much better answer:

    It's this and. this:

    https://www.discogs.com/Philip-Glass-Music-With-Changing-Parts/release/1280267
    ...
  15. Thread: Univers Zero

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    It was reissued in 1994 as part of a set of two...

    It was reissued in 1994 as part of a set of two CDs on Nonsuch that reissued all of his pre North Star recordings.

    Long oop. Maybe now on Phil’s own label. Dunno.
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    Sigh... I don’t think that this is an issue. ...

    Sigh...

    I don’t think that this is an issue.

    YMMV.

    IMO.
  17. Grits: Rare Birds, which features the 25' title...

    Grits: Rare Birds, which features the 25' title piece that highlighted the electric viola.
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    Ahem. But Steve F. also is here to make good on...

    Ahem. But Steve F. also is here to make good on it if it doesn't play.

    Your product isn't listed as a CDR in our catalog because you neglected to tell me it was a CDR. It definitely does bother...
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    I've signed one of those waivers for every post...

    I've signed one of those waivers for every post 78 minute CD Cuneiform have ever released and also, in the early days, for every post 74 minute CD we have ever released.

    It's a cover-their-ass...
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    IMO and as a dealer for over 40 years. ...

    IMO and as a dealer for over 40 years.

    There's nothing wrong with releasing a CDR AS LONG AS you tell people that they are buying a CDR. Otherwise, it isn't being honest / transparent with the...
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    I've seen much worse lists and lists are by the...

    I've seen much worse lists and lists are by the nature something to take issue with.

    No 1970 era Guru Guru?

    okey dokey.
  22. Thread: Danny Gatton

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    Yep!

    Yep!
  23. Thread: Danny Gatton

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    ^^^^^ The live CD from 94 is excellent!!

    ^^^^^

    The live CD from 94 is excellent!!
  24. Thread: Danny Gatton

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    PS - I was at all these gigs that I put videos of...

    PS - I was at all these gigs that I put videos of .....


    DC is a lot more than horrible GOP politicians......
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    Catherine was, indeed, married to Tom until he...

    Catherine was, indeed, married to Tom until he died.
  26. Thread: Danny Gatton

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    Oh, yeah, one more His ‘jazz’ album on Blue...

    Oh, yeah, one more

    His ‘jazz’ album on Blue Note, New York Stories, is also good!
  27. Thread: Danny Gatton

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    P S S Cuneiform released this band’s album ...

    P S S

    Cuneiform released this band’s album


    https://youtu.be/QAM6KOEXhAI
  28. Thread: Danny Gatton

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    PS Was this the Anacostia Delta movie that...

    PS

    Was this the Anacostia Delta movie that just came out??
  29. Thread: Danny Gatton

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    I was a gigantic fan. I saw him plenty, but I...

    I was a gigantic fan. I saw him plenty, but I wish I had seen him more.

    The two live Redneck Jazz titles (on BandCamp) are great, as is his first major label release, 88 Elmira St.

    Funhouse is...
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    Hammatai!

    Hammatai!
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    :up!

    :up!
  32. Thread: Univers Zero

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    ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ :lol

    ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^

    :lol
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    I dunno. For real thrills, I have John Battema...

    I dunno. For real thrills, I have John Battema answer the door in his boxer shorts and black band t-shirt.....
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    No, they own a tiny fraction of it, BUT ...

    No, they own a tiny fraction of it, BUT



    TRUE and a GUARANTEED amount of money from Spotify (more than 1 million a day, was always my understanding) much of which does not have to be passed on...
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    Yes, and I own this original, but I was actually...

    Yes, and I own this original, but I was actually thinking of the CD repackage that goes for 'popular prices'...
  36. Thread: Univers Zero

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    It's a CD that combines two early albums: SOLO...

    It's a CD that combines two early albums:
    SOLO MUSIC
    MUSIC IN FIFTHS / MUSIC IN PARALLEL MOTION

    ALL GREAT

    Out of print, but not too pricey used:
    ...
  37. Thread: Univers Zero

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    I actually like the children all dressed up and I...

    I actually like the children all dressed up and I don't want to discourage them (or their parents) from coming.

    Heresie is too blatantly creepy; what parent would entrust their child to a home...
  38. Thread: Univers Zero

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    Phillip Glass "Solo Music" in chez Feigenbaum....

    Phillip Glass "Solo Music" in chez Feigenbaum. The sound of cobwebs growing.
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    ^^^^^ I don’t have the time to answer your...

    ^^^^^

    I don’t have the time to answer your question fully.

    The three major labels are paid a guaranteed minimum daily, EVEN IF not a single one of their tracks is played.

    no one other than...
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    Jesus, Sean. What's up your ass? I'm being polite...

    Jesus, Sean. What's up your ass? I'm being polite and civil. I'm sorry you don't like what I am saying, but am I not allowed to disagree with you?
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    CDs very much had a hip factor. 30-35 years ago. ...

    CDs very much had a hip factor. 30-35 years ago.

    Cassettes not so much.

    Let's see what the trends are in 30-35 years before anyone says that the vinyl lp is back from the dead and here to...
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    of course streaming is overtaking all formats,...

    of course streaming is overtaking all formats, and will continue to do so, since it is essentially free.

    Free always will win.

    A possible Vinyl decline in sales is under the same financial...
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    You're avoiding my point. Is that why vinyl is...

    You're avoiding my point. Is that why vinyl is still selling?

    Everyone talks about what a success it is, but what's the number of units sold of CD vs the number of units of vinyl? [I know...
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    and you can't say exactly those same things about...

    and you can't say exactly those same things about vinyl and vinyl buyers?
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    I don't think that that is correct. Labels can...

    I don't think that that is correct. Labels can and do still sell CDs and bands on tour can still sell CDs. And Wayside Music is still here and mostly selling CDs, as is Laser's Edge.
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    I laughed and I also agree re: logic. I've...

    I laughed and I also agree re: logic.

    I've bought CDRs at shows by bands who don't have a CD release.

    I will not buy a cassette; I saw a band that I liked enough to want to buy something a...
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    It's coming out in the next six months (??) via...

    It's coming out in the next six months (??) via Soleil Zeuhl.
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    Several Steve F quotes and several Alain L quotes...

    Several Steve F quotes and several Alain L quotes aussi!
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    Great INFLUENTIAL album!

    Great INFLUENTIAL album!
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    somewhere between 750 and 1,000 depending on a...

    somewhere between 750 and 1,000 depending on a zillion variables.
  51. In Mother Mallard’s Portable Masterpiece Co., An Overlooked Institution of Moog Music

    Nice article in BandCamp!
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    I laughed my ass off when the original of this...

    I laughed my ass off when the original of this came in the mail from Steve, complete with all of the photos and footnotes and it still makes me laugh.

    "It's all too beautiful...."
  53. One of the best things about the This Heat box is...

    One of the best things about the This Heat box is the booklet. It's amazing how they really thought that they were going to be massively, massively popular...

    This Guardian article was a pretty...
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    A pretty good album and not a very "Ian" or...

    A pretty good album and not a very "Ian" or "Steve" album!
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    To pick a lesser known in the US band: I am quite...

    To pick a lesser known in the US band: I am quite fond of Simak Dialog. Their albums and also their performances, which were colorful and really unique 'jazz/rock'.
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    "ehhhhhhhh.......Albert's got better riffs than...

    "ehhhhhhhh.......Albert's got better riffs than that one", said the know-it-all.
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    Yes. Long Gone.

    Yes. Long Gone.
  58. It's one of two final shows. Like final, final....

    It's one of two final shows. Like final, final. Tributes to Art Zoyd and Gerard's work & legacy by some of the alumni of Art Zoyd.
  59. Who leaked this privileged information?

    Who leaked this privileged information?
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    we might get some very genius-level lawsuits!

    we might get some very genius-level lawsuits!
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