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    Watched Mothra the other day. I'm not sure I'd...

    Watched Mothra the other day. I'm not sure I'd ever seen it before. Interesting picture, in that, though they showed the subtitled version, which is of course mostly in Japanese, there's the...
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    I assume when you say Devil Doll, you're talking...

    I assume when you say Devil Doll, you're talking about the Italian band, not the American punkabilly group, right?

    I don't like death metal, either. Never heard the Italian Devil Doll, but I...
  3. 2018? I didn't know such a thing existed. I've...

    2018? I didn't know such a thing existed. I've got the old Cuneiform reissues, but I"m pretty sure I've had those for a 2-3 years by now.
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    I only just recently found out that Last...

    I only just recently found out that Last Christmas was written by George Michael.
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    Just to clarify, the song Michael Sherwood...

    Just to clarify, the song Michael Sherwood co-wrote a song that was on Thriller 25, which was put out for the 25th anniversary of the original album. THe song is called For All Time was actually...
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    Finished watching Cat People. Good, atmospheric...

    Finished watching Cat People. Good, atmospheric picture. Interesting that in both this and The Seventh Victim, Tom Conway plays a Doctor Judd. According to Wikipedia, there's some debate that they're...
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    I thought the Linda Blair prison movie that had...

    I thought the Linda Blair prison movie that had "the memorable shower scene" was Born Innocent:

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Born_Innocent_(film)#Controversy_over_the_rape_scene
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    Well, that's what I meant. Sound travels faster...

    Well, that's what I meant. Sound travels faster u/w, and as such, the differential between a sound reaching your left ear vs. the right ear is eliminated. As such, it's difficult to tell where sounds...
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    Wait, how are we defining "major film" here? I'm...

    Wait, how are we defining "major film" here? I'm not sure I'd call flicks like Ghoulies, Tentacles, Night Of Dark Shadows, or some of the other pictures they show during late night hours to be "major...
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    Yeah, I'm a scuba diver, or a former one, anyway....

    Yeah, I'm a scuba diver, or a former one, anyway. I know what you mean. I read once that because sound travels through water better than air, the time delay between the sound reaching each of the two...
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    It probably depends on the person, and the...

    It probably depends on the person, and the severity of the deafness, and the particular sound you're talking about. I don't imagine a lot of people who were born deaf know what birdsong, door...
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    I remember for a long time, BBC America ran...

    I remember for a long time, BBC America ran promos that suggested that we'd be encountering accents on their service that would be "more familiar to you if the American Revolution had gone the other...
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    The main thing i remember from this film is the...

    The main thing i remember from this film is the rooftop concert bit where Stig literally gves the boot to one of the roadies, shoving him off the rooftop at the start of the song. That and Ouch.
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    Last couple days, I watched, both produced by Val...

    Last couple days, I watched, both produced by Val Lewton:

    The Seventh Victim: Kim "Zira from Planet Of The Apes" first movie. She plays a young lady in...well, I don't know if it's high school, or...
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    Well, it might not be what you're looking for,...

    Well, it might not be what you're looking for, but I use an Anker Soundcore bluetooth speaker regularly. Sounds fine to me, but I've never owned a "nice" stereo system, and I also have relatively...
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    I never quite understood that deal. I always had...

    I never quite understood that deal. I always had the understanding that the US edit of the film (with the Tangerine Dream score, and Jon Anderson and Bryan Ferry songs) was done by the studio, but...
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    I remember when Dr. Brian May, CBE was...

    I remember when Dr. Brian May, CBE was interviewed in Guitar Player, back around the time of Hot Space, he brought upt he point that a lot of people ask him if he's the same Brian May who did the...
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    I think so.
  19. I recall that IQ redid their first album,...

    I recall that IQ redid their first album, apparently because they were unhappy with the sound quality on the original, and as such didn't want to just do a straight "as is" reissue. So they did a new...
  20. That reminds me: Pandora keeps playing this...

    That reminds me: Pandora keeps playing this nearly note-for-note recreation of Xanadu. They identify it as Rush, but that definitely isn't Geddy singing. I think it might be Dream Theater, but I'm...
  21. Yeah, because Star Wars came out and took over...

    Yeah, because Star Wars came out and took over the planet.


    They show it regularly on Fox Movie Channel, and occasionally on TCM. One of my favorite animated features. "Fritz? Fritz! Oh, NO!...
  22. That assumes that anyone had the money to buy...

    That assumes that anyone had the money to buy more than one new record in the same week or two. I know I didn't most of the time. I spent a lot of money on new CD's, but when it came to LP's, the...
  23. The execs at RCA literally hated Low when David...

    The execs at RCA literally hated Low when David Bowie first handed it in to them. According to legend, one of them offered to buy Bowie a house in Philadelphia if he'd make "Son Of Young Americans"...
  24. Once again, I've seen a lot of talk of Waters...

    Once again, I've seen a lot of talk of Waters playing smaller venues on the Radio KAOS tour and not being able to sell as many tickets as Pink Floyd did during the same era. He even admitted as much...
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    That's what I'm saying, just punt the...

    That's what I'm saying, just punt the motherfreller! It's like when you watch a movie where a woman gets attacked by a man, I keep thinking, "KNEE HIM IN THE GROIN!"
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    Watched Ghoulies last night. Yes, the mid 80's...

    Watched Ghoulies last night. Yes, the mid 80's horror flick, kinda dumb, but it kept me entertained. I'm sure I've seen this at least once before, but this time I recognized a lot of familiar faces....
  27. That was actually quite common back before the...

    That was actually quite common back before the 70's. You'd get a new record deal, and the new label would want you to record new versions of your earlier hits, so they could put out their own...
  28. OK, just for the record: 1. The initial leg of...

    OK, just for the record:

    1. The initial leg of the Pros And Cons Of Hitchhiking Tour had both Eric Clapton and Tim Renwick on guitars, and Chris Stainton on keyboards (and I believe also bass)....
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    Something wrong with the albums that you think...

    Something wrong with the albums that you think would be solved by remixing?

    But you're right, I think the only one they ever did anything with was Waiting For Columbus, where they put out a...
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    I know I've asked this question a few times...

    I know I've asked this question a few times before, but exactly what did Genesis play on the shows that were recorded for Genesis Live, besides the five tracks that made it to the albums? I know they...
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    The whole gig is also on The Road To Red. And...

    The whole gig is also on The Road To Red. And yes, you're right, at the time, Fripp apparently felt he played badly that particular night. He apparently even mentioned to their manager that he didn't...
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    No, it couldnt' have been a triple. There was...

    No, it couldnt' have been a triple. There was enough songs played during that era to warrant that. I suppose you could pad it out with some improvs and Cat Food (which was played at two of the shows...
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    Could USA have been a double LP?

    A couple years back, I was listening to the CD edition of USA, and I started thinking if it could have made a good double LP. I don't remember the exact tack list I came up with at the time, but...
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    A couple years back, I dreamed up a double LP...

    A couple years back, I dreamed up a double LP configuration for USA, which included Dr Diamond, all of Easy Money (i.e. no fade out), Starless, Fracture, and I believe I also threw in The Night...
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    Another Dead song, Clementine: ...

    Another Dead song, Clementine:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ClESGEdkENY
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    A few more that come to mind, from the Grateful...

    A few more that come to mind, from the Grateful Dead:

    Mason's Children


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LUXqGzqu4jg

    Two Souls In Communion

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMXjaV8Xbo4
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    It's been so long since I've seen the show, id...

    It's been so long since I've seen the show, id on't remember, but Wikipedia says Sylvia Sydney played Lillian Carlson in the pilot only. After she was played by Carol Bruce.

    As for Bette Davis,...
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    Well, they're billing it as the Long Goodbye...

    Well, they're billing it as the Long Goodbye Tour. I think this started back in 2017, when they were touring with Edgar Winter, and Alice Cooper. Apparently, they've said in interviews they don't...
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    But they're still leaving out Wurzel, Robbo, and...

    But they're still leaving out Wurzel, Robbo, and Peter Gill? Still not right!
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    Oh, and regarding The Marx Brothers: TCM is also...

    Oh, and regarding The Marx Brothers: TCM is also showing Duck Soup on Wednesday night. Check your local listings.
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    Well, if you're gonna induct them, then you might...

    Well, if you're gonna induct them, then you might as well include Brian Robertson, Wurzel, and Peter Gill. If "the continuation of the band" is important, then they were a part of that too....
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    I dunno, it's kind of a boring topic for me.

    I dunno, it's kind of a boring topic for me.
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    Well, this was much later, in the 80's. ...

    Well, this was much later, in the 80's.


    Well yeah, the "promiscuous teenagers being slaughtered by a deranged killer" and trope originates from Halloween, but that's kinda where the resemblance...
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    I kinda had a thing for PJ Soles for awhile, but...

    I kinda had a thing for PJ Soles for awhile, but it was more off of Rock N Roll High School and Stripes, than her appearance in Halloween.



    According to Ben, Carpenter was unhappy with the...
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    I'm wondering exactly how much there is. I...

    I'm wondering exactly how much there is. I remember hearing talk after he died that they could release an album a month for 100 years, and still have stuff left over. I somehow find that unlikely, I...
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    People think Joan Jett was a "pioneer", but at...

    People think Joan Jett was a "pioneer", but at least a solo artist, she really wasn't.

    I feel they should have inducted The Runaways as a band, because so far as "bands" (not solo artists) and...
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    Watched The Fog tonight, on TCM. Of course, this...

    Watched The Fog tonight, on TCM. Of course, this was the original version, directed by John Carpenter, and starring Adrienne Barbeau (at the time, Mrs. Carpenter), Jamie Lee Curtis, Janet Leigh, Hal...
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    re: MacArthur Park, I still like Donna...

    re: MacArthur Park,

    I still like Donna Summer's version, though she did leave a couple bits out (and stuck a couple other songs in the middle, as I recall her version is something like 20 minutes...
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    It's a decent song, I've heard several versions...

    It's a decent song, I've heard several versions of it. In fact, the first time I heard it was on a video bootleg from one of their 1988 shows, in Canada. Brad Delp says "This is a song we wrote for...
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    Some of it was pre-existing material, too,...

    Some of it was pre-existing material, too, specifically, Pow R Toch and the Celestial Voices section of A Saucerful Of Secrets. I'm not sure what else would have been written specifically for The Man...
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    I would extend that up to 1982, as there's more...

    I would extend that up to 1982, as there's more than an album's worth of leftovers from the Broadsword And The Beast era, including Motoreyes, the song I posted earlier in this thread.
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    The thing about Joan Jett is, most of the songs...

    The thing about Joan Jett is, most of the songs that are associated with her are cover tunes (or, in the case of I Hate Myself For Loving You, it came from an outside songwriter). Now granted, I just...
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    Thanks for the heads up, I'll try to see at least...

    Thanks for the heads up, I'll try to see at least some of it.
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    Question: what's the difference between a "tough...

    Question: what's the difference between a "tough guy" and an "asshole"? As far as I know, they're the same thing.
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    The Model and We Are The Robots were pretty...

    The Model and We Are The Robots were pretty terrible too. Those guys shoulda stuck to singing in German. I've heard it suggested one of the reasons Autobahn was such a big Stateside hit was because...
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    Both of them, I believe. I think I read once that...

    Both of them, I believe. I think I read once that those two albums were founded by some church based organization, that's why they had the religious texts.
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    Squeeze Box, Why Did I Fall For That, Athena, Did...

    Squeeze Box, Why Did I Fall For That, Athena, Did You Steal My Money, How Can You Do It Alone, Face The Face, etc.

    re: That Would Be Something,

    Being not really familiar with McCartney's solo...
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    If There Is Something was used in a movie called...

    If There Is Something was used in a movie called Flashbacks Of A Fool, where teenagers are shown dancing and lip syncing to it, in slow motion (they did the "run the tape and camera at 3 times normal...
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    Well, I'm not surprised that if Motorhead were to...

    Well, I'm not surprised that if Motorhead were to be inducted, it'd just be Lemmy, Philthy Animal, and Fast Eddie. That was the theoretically "classic" lineup that influenced the evolution of heavy...
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    :roll Really?! ...

    :roll Really?!


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cm_cFzVAoo8

    I'm not sure if I'd induct them, I don't really know their music too well besides this one song, so I don't really know how...
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