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    Ha! Sputnik beat me to the punch.

    Ha! Sputnik beat me to the punch.
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    1.) Denial- shocked, overwhelmed, numbed 2.)...

    1.) Denial- shocked, overwhelmed, numbed
    2.) Anger- deserted, frustrated, agitated
    3.) Bargaining- longing for the past, "what if...", "if only...", etc.,
    4.) Depression- deep exhaustation,...
  3. I was at that Delaware show. It was pretty...

    I was at that Delaware show. It was pretty powerful- a little rough in spots, but punchy and exciting for sure...

    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=pwQx-8l8feU
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    Oh yeah, Orrin is a beast on the ivories for...

    Oh yeah, Orrin is a beast on the ivories for sure. He was with Charles Mingus Dynasty for a while and tore those old Mingus charts up.
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    Yes! I have enjoyed them for many years. Their...

    Yes!

    I have enjoyed them for many years. Their debut (The Bad Plus) is still my overall favorite studio album of theirs, however These are the Vistas (2003), the album with Joshua Redman (The Bad...
  6. This is pretty funny. I happened upon it very...

    This is pretty funny.

    I happened upon it very late at night half way through and thought I was having some weird flashback!
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    I remembered it from the album but not the...

    I remembered it from the album but not the film... and now I know why.

    Always thought it was Pratt singing on "Hey You", cool to know it was Carin.
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    I think his main point (which he states directly)...

    I think his main point (which he states directly) is that it is an "odd form of entertainment" to be as popular as it is in 2019. He has attended every London performance (I believe) since Crimson...
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    Seconded!

    Seconded!
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    It wouldn't surprise me- Saxophone is one of...

    It wouldn't surprise me- Saxophone is one of those "full body" instruments that demand a lot of energy, and Frank has been very sick.

    P.S.

    If your computer set up or device is so enabled (most...
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    No, no. A clarinet would be much more intrusive...

    No, no. A clarinet would be much more intrusive if the soprano is harsh to your ears.
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    Jinx!

    Jinx!
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    I always felt Nicholas Shaffner's "Saucerful of...

    I always felt Nicholas Shaffner's "Saucerful of Secrets: the Pink Floyd Odyssey" was pretty damned good.
  14. "Happy Xmas (War is Over)" officially... 😉

    "Happy Xmas (War is Over)" officially... 😉
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    Just as well: even if Ginger had pulled it off, I...

    Just as well: even if Ginger had pulled it off, I suspect Jack would have been even more unfulfilled by the surroundings than he was.

    Meanwhile, I have always criticized Slowhand for his lack of...
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    I always wondered if Clapton talking about his...

    I always wondered if Clapton talking about his friendship with Dave led Ginger Baker to briefly jump aboard the Hawkwind ship in the late 1970's and early 1980's- it seemed an unlikely musical...
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    Well, at least they are real drums- I like the...

    Well, at least they are real drums- I like the lead vocal as well but the mix still leaves much to be desired in terms of execution. Some nice Hammond work from Rick, though.
  18. Until there is official news on this, I think we...

    Until there is official news on this, I think we can safely assume an overzealous fan had some fun in the Wiki editor.
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    If I recall correctly, that original guitar intro...

    If I recall correctly, that original guitar intro was recorded through the PA system of some arena someplace, in order to give it the distant/boomy echo- so fiddling with it too much was likely a...
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    I think they are mostly good tunes as well, and...

    I think they are mostly good tunes as well, and the reconstructed versions bring that out quite nicely...

    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=LTGGb2VUmGg
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    And if David was absolutely married to using a...

    And if David was absolutely married to using a drum machine because there was no drummer on the original, he could have at least programmed it with a more "natural" quality (or if the machine-like...
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    The Bowie is a complete reconstruction leaving...

    The Bowie is a complete reconstruction leaving only his lead vocals and occasional instruments from the original- it is pretty amazing IMHO.
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    The first thing one must do to "mix the 80's"...

    The first thing one must do to "mix the 80's" out of an old record is to get rid of the drum machines (and early electric drum kits). I was rather hoping that Nick Mason would re-play the drum parts...
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    Gotta agree- was never fond of that one.

    Gotta agree- was never fond of that one.
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    Speaking strictly practically, I don't see a good...

    Speaking strictly practically, I don't see a good reason for Hackett to assign Gabriel a co-writing credit on the song unless it was his "skeleton".

    I like the song OK actually- pretty tune,...
  26. I saw Simcock "back in the day" in Bill Bruford's...

    I saw Simcock "back in the day" in Bill Bruford's Earthworks. He was astonishing then, I can only imagine he is twice as good now...
  27. Funnily enough, "Bloody Cum" was a top contender...

    Funnily enough, "Bloody Cum" was a top contender for band name before they settled on "Asia" ...

    ;)
  28. And that's fine. He either hears how bad the...

    And that's fine. He either hears how bad the problem is and doesn't care enough to stop, or simply won't accept how awful it sounds out front. He will do what he wants. Personally I would be fine...
  29. Why ignore it? I thought it was great to hear him...

    Why ignore it? I thought it was great to hear him speaking of Jamie Muir, etc., I legitimately found the time skip amusing.
  30. Of course it isn't what I would want either, but...

    Of course it isn't what I would want either, but he can't sing live anymore and refuses to retire or hire a singer for the touring. I would rather he utilize technology to present decent sounding...
  31. I think it is fantastic that the 1972 and 1981...

    I think it is fantastic that the 1972 and 1981 King Crimsons have merged in Jon's mind...:bad
  32. There are a number of frustrating things about...

    There are a number of frustrating things about this, even for someone like myself who isn't going to see them live anyway.

    As much as I admire a dedication to legit live performance, and as...
  33. I can only speak for myself of course, but I do...

    I can only speak for myself of course, but I do think it usually comes from a place of love.
  34. *sigh*

    *sigh*
  35. Maybe if you wouldn't "go out of your way to be a...

    Maybe if you wouldn't "go out of your way to be a jerk" so much this wouldn't be a problem. ;)
  36. In the mainstream market, no physical format or...

    In the mainstream market, no physical format or physical format device is doing particularly well; certainly not enough to warrant a full scale reissue campaign. A lot of us here still avidly collect...
  37. Fripp didn't actually take any issue with the...

    Fripp didn't actually take any issue with the factual quality of the book. He did call it the "toxic tome" as a result of all the negativity (directed mostly at him) from former members of Crimson.
    ...
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    Well, I guess for better or worse it is finally...

    Well, I guess for better or worse it is finally a-comin'!
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    Well, I have lived in my car, but that was...

    Well, I have lived in my car, but that was unconnected to the music habit. Working for a series of promo receiving music stores in my youth helped. I have been lucky in my adult years so no box yet....
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    Yes, but only because Zorn has been one of my...

    Yes, but only because Zorn has been one of my ongoing concerns since I was a teenager. Most of his stuff I pick up eventually, but I still only have about half his work. The Book of Angels really...
  41. Adore Tull, will likely adore any new music Ian...

    Adore Tull, will likely adore any new music Ian puts out- but they have been dead as a touring unit since Ian's singing voice gave up the ghost (after years of problems before that as well), and as a...
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    Medeski, Martin & Wood ("Zaebos") and Pat Metheny...

    Medeski, Martin & Wood ("Zaebos") and Pat Metheny ("Tap") have entries in the series and those two are personal favorites, but they are all quite lovely and hard to go wrong with any of them,...
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    By the by, likely Zorn had the ancient fortress...

    By the by, likely Zorn had the ancient fortress (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masada) in mind with the name Masada, yet I seem to recall he had some more esoteric connection in mind as well- I...
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    The Masada Book is Zorn's name for the...

    The Masada Book is Zorn's name for the compositions of his that draw heavily from (or adapt) traditional Jewish music (Klezmer and otherwise). His Masada Quartet was the first band of his to present...
  45. Just don't let him send you the version he...

    Just don't let him send you the version he overdubbed jive soprano saxophone playing on... (sorry, couldn't resist) ;)
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    When I saw Devin fronting Steve Vai's band all...

    When I saw Devin fronting Steve Vai's band all those years ago, never did I imagine his career would come to this! He is a remarkably creative musician.
  47. Some gals definitely go for the brainy,...

    Some gals definitely go for the brainy, bespectacled type. Being an independently wealthy rock musician helps I understand.

    And as long as the cereal killers are happy enough with their songs to...
  48. Sounds right up my street as well. Thanks muchly...

    Sounds right up my street as well. Thanks muchly for the heads up!
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    Universal held a distressing number of the master...

    Universal held a distressing number of the master tapes of some of the seminal recorded music of the 20th century, and much of it was destroyed in that fire. It is far worse than they have ever been...
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    Haven't really heard any further rumblings since...

    Haven't really heard any further rumblings since the announcement in June. They were soliciting for stories and photos so perhaps they got some late and are still putting it all together.
  51. My birthday as well- one I have always been...

    My birthday as well- one I have always been happy to share.
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    Elvis impersonations and honesty- I like the...

    Elvis impersonations and honesty- I like the combination. :)
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    He hated a lot of people, more like. His trio...

    He hated a lot of people, more like. His trio records with Charlie Haden & Bill Frisell were superb, everything else outside Cream was a mixed bag- some great, some ... not great.
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    I wouldn't expect much in the way of response to...

    I wouldn't expect much in the way of response to this... 🤔
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    I enjoy all his acoustic trio stuff (amongst more...

    I enjoy all his acoustic trio stuff (amongst more recent releases, the Gadd/McBride one is especially nice),
    but I knew the energy between these three was particularly good when I saw Five Peace...
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    I stand corrected.

    I stand corrected.
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    Pretty sure that is the DVD that came out at the...

    Pretty sure that is the DVD that came out at the same time as "Return to Forever Returns" (live album) in 2008, but I might be wrong...
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    I usually like all of a Chick project- if an...

    I usually like all of a Chick project- if an album only has a couple pieces on it that resonate with me, I consider it a perhaps noble but failed effort... all highly subjective of course. :)
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    I really like Musicmagic, too. (I probably got...

    I really like Musicmagic, too.

    (I probably got used to Moran's voice on those last couple Mahavishnu albums...)

    I would think the cheesier stuff like Secret Agent and most of Touchstone would...
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    Despite what I personally consider to be Chick's...

    Despite what I personally consider to be Chick's extraordinarily unfortunate lifelong connections to Scientology, there is absolutely no question that he has (as both player/composer and imaginative...
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