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    I'm too opinionated about the heights that Elton...

    I'm too opinionated about the heights that Elton and his band reached to be able to NOT see those tunes coming together in a biopic. Hell, even the Classic Albums episode about Goodbye Yellow Brick...
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    What I got from the book was methinks Sam Taylor...

    What I got from the book was methinks Sam Taylor is a slick crook.
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    And don't forget the countries represented by...

    And don't forget the countries represented by coffees in the Green Room and on the ticket line! Guatemala, Nicaragua, Honduras, Ethiopia, Yemen, India, Brazil, Colombia, Indonesia!
  4. I'd say Cream and Bruford to that.....

    I'd say Cream and Bruford to that.....
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    The new IZZ album "Don't Panic" makes everything...

    The new IZZ album "Don't Panic" makes everything else they've done sound..... like preparation.
  6. Time is my enemy. Unwanted retirement too. Throw...

    Time is my enemy. Unwanted retirement too. Throw in my 92 year old mother's age finally catching up with her in suddenly scary behaviors (and she lives alone 2 hours away, unless it's summertime,...
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    King's X - The Oral History

    King's X - The Oral History
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    IZZ - Don't Panic

    IZZ - Don't Panic
  9. Number ONE on Amazon indie rock charts?!?!?! By...

    Number ONE on Amazon indie rock charts?!?!?! By ANY measure, congratulations!
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    3rDegree - Ones & Zeroes Pt 1 Perhaps the...

    3rDegree - Ones & Zeroes Pt 1

    Perhaps the greatest unheard concept album of the new millennia
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    Give - Missing Persons (Patrick O'Hearn) Country...

    Give - Missing Persons (Patrick O'Hearn)
    Country and Eastern Music - Jan Hammer (synth bass right after the Indian saloon intro) and Jerry Goodman
    Thoughts II - Dave Meros w/ Spock's Beard...
  12. Theman Simpulse by Those Men - now that's a...

    Theman Simpulse by Those Men - now that's a concept album.

    Ones and Zeroes Part 1 by 3rDegree - amazing concept album.

    The Darkened Room, The Crush Of Night and The Everlasting Instant by IZZ -...
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    This is an amazing thread to me. I thought I...

    This is an amazing thread to me.

    I thought I was the only one who found so, so much newer prog music unmemorable. And how about a thread where the virtues of 38 Special, Magma, Gentle Giant and...
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    I concur; this IS a great selection.

    I concur; this IS a great selection.
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    Limitless

    Limitless
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    That guy from A.C.T seems to be doing his own...

    That guy from A.C.T seems to be doing his own thing - don't know how to describe it, though
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    Because of the intro by Bruford (studio), which...

    Because of the intro by Bruford (studio), which Alan White certainly did not match in concert, I have to disagree and give it up to the studio version.
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Oz2NyJD-GI ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Oz2NyJD-GI

    Doesn't top the Small Faces original but it DOES give me a raging guitar solo by someone I suspect is regularly "in the spirit of the song".
  19. Hmmm... such interesting points being made. I...

    Hmmm... such interesting points being made. I would say that I heard music differently as a child and that's what made me become a musician. I love to hear it with the heart only, but sometimes my...
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    These last two posts are interesting. The sheer...

    These last two posts are interesting. The sheer volume of barrels in the Allegheny photo make me suspect the freshness in a place with so many choices. Plus, are those barrels covered?
    ...
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    Where's the documentary on how NEARfest changed...

    Where's the documentary on how NEARfest changed the world?
  22. Juan Vinas, Costa Rica.

    Juan Vinas, Costa Rica.
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    Isn't this like Fripp saying he had no problems...

    Isn't this like Fripp saying he had no problems with any ProjeKct that wanted to operate without him? I'd die laughing if Bill Bruford came out of retirement with the entire Thrak band sans Fripp.
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    Led Zeppelin songs on every record demonstrate...

    Led Zeppelin songs on every record demonstrate stretching the boundaries with ballsy swagger and graceful elegance. I could make you a playlist. Good Times Bad Times, Thank You, What Is And What...
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    Laura Meade - Remedium There's one solo from...

    Laura Meade - Remedium

    There's one solo from Brems where he sounds like John Carpenter's The Thing took over his body....
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    Yeah I really liked this album, despite it's...

    Yeah I really liked this album, despite it's potential for commerciality, it's STILL him thru and thru.
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    The Great Deceiver is better in the studio.

    The Great Deceiver is better in the studio.
  28. I suspect my younger brother will offer to take...

    I suspect my younger brother will offer to take it off my wife's hands....
  29. This is why 3rDegree is so freakin' awesome; they...

    This is why 3rDegree is so freakin' awesome; they have a really great singer who sounds like no one else. It takes several plays to get all the stuff shifting subtly in their songs but once you do,...
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    Probably SNOW by Spock's Beard. I just love the...

    Probably SNOW by Spock's Beard. I just love the production on that one.
  31. Probably 50 - 50, but of the vocal 50, 80 to 90...

    Probably 50 - 50, but of the vocal 50, 80 to 90 percent of that IS instrumental.
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    That's cuz he never learned to tame it like you...

    That's cuz he never learned to tame it like you did.
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBiIkdc7pME

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBiIkdc7pME
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    Born in 1955, blown away by The Beatles,...

    Born in 1955, blown away by The Beatles, progressed with guitar driven rock bands, my tastes evolving as the bands evolved. Whenever the heck prog showed up, too me, it was just great rock music. I...
  35. Thread: NP

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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBiIkdc7pME

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBiIkdc7pME
  36. Just bought it. Put me in the camp that loves it....

    Just bought it. Put me in the camp that loves it. The drums don't bother me at all and that's my instrument. Very cool album, really good songs and FUN to listen to. Thanks for sharing it here.
  37. I'll agree with It Bites - they wrote some great...

    I'll agree with It Bites - they wrote some great songs with actual hooks (blasphemy!) and their lead guitarist sounded NOTHING like Steve Hackett.
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    Kevin Feeley once suggested that I do a...

    Kevin Feeley once suggested that I do a CoffeeFest where everyone sits in Zoellner to taste coffees I've suggested and between coffee tastings, prog bands could play in the lobby .... I think my...
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    Sticky: If anyone wonders how that new Pinnacle album...

    If anyone wonders how that new Pinnacle album turned out that was crowdfunded, you can listen for free here:
    https://pinnacleband.bandcamp.com/album/to-whoever-you-are-now
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    > Annie Haslam always flocked to your coffee. I...

    > Annie Haslam always flocked to your coffee. I remember you giving John Wetton a tour of the offerings. The Guatemalan blend woke up Fish from his hangover when he arrived. That's for sure!<

    Oh,...
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    I got to brew espresso (a word with no "x" in it)...

    I got to brew espresso (a word with no "x" in it) for someone who could actually discern the quality of the beverage, Mr. Tony Levin, on three separate years at NEARfest. That was a genuine treat.
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    OOOoooh....

    OOOoooh....
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    Andy West Patrick O'Hearn Kurt Barabas

    Andy West
    Patrick O'Hearn
    Kurt Barabas
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    If the second or third biggest band in rock has...

    If the second or third biggest band in rock has broke members..... (sighing)
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    Laura Meade - Remedium

    Laura Meade - Remedium
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    Rhythm Of Time is the one of his I go back to the...

    Rhythm Of Time is the one of his I go back to the most. Insectsamongus is a masterpiece.
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    Dollhouse, Tru Calling, all kinds of bad movies...

    Dollhouse, Tru Calling, all kinds of bad movies plus a few good ones. Wrote an instrumental that Pinnacle recorded that was inspired by her.
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    I love any episode with Faith in it.... :)

    I love any episode with Faith in it.... :)
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    I often hear people express disappointment in his...

    I often hear people express disappointment in his voice when they talk about his Tony Levin Band albums. For some reason, I love his voice. It's as personal as a fingerprint and warm as all getout....
  50. The Sled - MRR releases charity album with a twist: no monetary transaction

    Rather than try to explain it in my own words, this link says it all. We were really happy to participate in such an unusual way of releasing music
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    Oops! I misread the title of the thread, thought...

    Oops! I misread the title of the thread, thought it was All Yes Songs Ranked ON.

    Carry on
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    Twisted by Joni Mitchell was cool. Ozzy says Pat...

    Twisted by Joni Mitchell was cool.
    Ozzy says Pat Boone is the greatest.
    If a cover is different enough (Little Wing by Derek and the Dominoes, Purple Haze by Winger with Dweezil Zappa) I'm all ears.
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    This thread proves to me that, just like me, many...

    This thread proves to me that, just like me, many of us like all kinds of cool, creative stuff that doesn't fall under the heading of prog.
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    Hmmm... Steve Morse Jon Lord Dug Pinnick

    Hmmm...

    Steve Morse
    Jon Lord
    Dug Pinnick
  55. PFM - The World Became The World

    PFM - The World Became The World
  56. All hail the power trio to end all power...

    All hail the power trio to end all power trios.....
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    Autobuy; just finagling how much I can kick in.

    Autobuy; just finagling how much I can kick in.
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    Sides 1, 2 and 3 of Tales From Topographic Oceans.

    Sides 1, 2 and 3 of Tales From Topographic Oceans.
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    Autobuy for me. While Ogre Tones and XV are not...

    Autobuy for me. While Ogre Tones and XV are not perfect, both contain more than a few songs I can't live without. So more King's X = always better for me.

    (well.... Black Like Sunday I don't...
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    Crank It Up - I checked this thread out cuz I...

    Crank It Up - I checked this thread out cuz I thought it was about the Dregs song from Industry Standard. Which I love. In fact, that's my favorite Dregs album and the vocal tunes on it are just...
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