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    When Lee was introduced on stage, it was said he...

    When Lee was introduced on stage, it was said he went back to the original source material to learn the set. So the bass lines he played are pretty much how Richard Sinclair, John G Perry etc played...
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    I was at the first gig of the tour in...

    I was at the first gig of the tour in Basingstoke, I was very impressed. Lee Pomeroy is playing bass on the tour and for his first gig he did great. The setlist is here:...
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    It will interesting to see who fills the bass...

    It will interesting to see who fills the bass position on the upcoming UK tour, I'd love to see Richard Sinclair back in the band but I think he is too happy with his current life in Italy.
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    Saw them on the previous 2 tours but somehow not...

    Saw them on the previous 2 tours but somehow not really bothered about them this time.
  5. They often used to play in the Talking Heads...

    They often used to play in the Talking Heads venue in Southampton, often as support. One night their female lead singer didn't show, and so Hayley who was working behind the bar stepped in and has...
  6. Seen them play a few times as they are quite...

    Seen them play a few times as they are quite local to me. Always enjoyed them.
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    Bread and Circuses (1997) and Tomorrow's Blues...

    Bread and Circuses (1997) and Tomorrow's Blues (2003) have the classic lineup of Hiseman, Greenslade, Clemson, Clarke, Heckstall-Smith and Farlowe. The later Time On Our Side (2014) has Barbara...
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    Finally pulled the trigger...

    ...on booking some UK gigs today. So today I booked Steve Hackett, Caravan, Lazuli, Franck Carducci, Lifesigns and Soft Machine. There were several more on the cusp (Focus, Gong, Ozric Tentacles to...
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    Booked for the sole UK date. It always amazes me...

    Booked for the sole UK date. It always amazes me that when a US artist tours Europe they will do multiple dates in Poland, Germany, France and others but only one on the UK.
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    Porcupine Three anyone?

    Interesting new company has been formed in the UK:
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    Can't work out if Robert has actually shaved his...

    Can't work out if Robert has actually shaved his head or it's some form of skull cap!
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    I remember buying this LP in the 80's and was...

    I remember buying this LP in the 80's and was confused about the different lineup on Mr Pine, not knowing about the complex lineup changes of the early Renaissance.
  13. I have a habit of letting the lyrics wash over me...

    I have a habit of letting the lyrics wash over me without really listening to them!

    It find it really helps when listening to anything involving Neal Morse, I have no idea what the new...
  14. Well I never. That song title make perfect sense...

    Well I never. That song title make perfect sense now you put the % on the end, I'd always assumed it was a made up nonsense word!
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    Hmmmm...Hoping for something closer to...

    Hmmmm...Hoping for something closer to Milliontown then Falling Satellites. Although FS was OK it really didn't work for me live, just a relentless wall of noise.
  16. Sounds unlikely, certainly doesn't show up on a...

    Sounds unlikely, certainly doesn't show up on a search from the UK. I know the band used Vimeo to deliver video content.

    Edit: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/bigbigtrainkingsplace1/236598453
  17. Anyone who pre-ordered Altitude got a download...

    Anyone who pre-ordered Altitude got a download link to the whole album (in MP3) today.

    I've spun it once and it sounds fantastic.
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    Anyone heard the bonus tracks on the Deluxe...

    Anyone heard the bonus tracks on the Deluxe edition? Any hidden gems?
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    Big Big Train Steven Wilson Brand X

    Big Big Train
    Steven Wilson
    Brand X
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    Well I don't hate it, it's just a bit...

    Well I don't hate it, it's just a bit unremarkable to my ears. the final track (Count of Unease) is nice and would sit easily on earlier SW releases.

    I went back and played TTB immediately...
  21. They seem to have a decent product buying fanbase...

    They seem to have a decent product buying fanbase but this doesn't seem to result in a concert fanbase that allows them to tour. A few years back they scheduled a number of UK gigs in smallish venues...
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    Blu-ray is also available from the Marillion...

    Blu-ray is also available from the Marillion store. I've ordered both CD versions from Burning Shed but am unsure if I need the blu-ray.
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    Nope.
  24. This album has never dated and sounds as fresh...

    This album has never dated and sounds as fresh today as it did then.
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    UK and European tour dates announced for...

    UK and European tour dates announced for September/October 2021:

    http://stevenwilsonhq.com/sw/tour-dates/

    Seems to be a scaled down tour, the original London date was at the O2 Arena (capacity...
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    June 23, 1981 ...

    June 23, 1981

    https://www.setlist.fm/setlist/woolly-wolstenholmes-maestoso/1981/dominion-theatre-london-england-13cf9dd9.html...
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    Bizarre there isn't a package without the LP's, I...

    Bizarre there isn't a package without the LP's, I have no interest in collecting vinyl. If a download only is available I will probably plump for that.
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    AW is credited with drums, Jay Schellen is...

    AW is credited with drums, Jay Schellen is credited with "additional" drums. However I expect AW only plays on a limited number of tracks.
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    The Enid update...

    ...or rather non-update. RJG has just sent out a message to the faithful that says almost nothing. I quote:

    It is a while since I last wrote to you all. A lot has been going on at The Enid Home...
  30. Yes had a few: The Yes Album - Yours is no...

    Yes had a few:

    The Yes Album - Yours is no Disgrace
    Fragile - Roundabout
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    List is fine, website looks like it was made in...

    List is fine, website looks like it was made in 90's...
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    I liked Falling Satellites quite a lot but...

    I liked Falling Satellites quite a lot but somehow it didn't work for me live, the various tracks of the suite just merged into a wall of noise. Hoping for better things.
  33. Sanguine Hum - new Bandcamp archive release

    Sanguine Hum just released "Archive Vol, 1", a collection of demos and alternative versions:

    https://sanguinehum.bandcamp.com
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    Malcolm Mortimore was on drums for the Colosseum...

    Malcolm Mortimore was on drums for the Colosseum tracks at last years Jon Hiseman tribute concert, did a fine job.

    Dave Greenslade was missing that night due to illness and was a doubt on the run...
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    I saw them in 1971 and have almost no...

    I saw them in 1971 and have almost no recollection of the gig! Only thing that I can recall was the drummer starting a drum solo, then getting up and hitting anything he could on stage, then jumping...
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    Played this for the first time and my wife said...

    Played this for the first time and my wife said "Is this Porcupine Tree?" I was astounded she'd made a connection.

    For the record I like it, I liked "To The Bone" too, so shoot me.
  37. Here is the typical set for Japan 1980: Echoes...

    Here is the typical set for Japan 1980:

    Echoes
    Unevensong
    Song Within a Song
    Hymn to Her
    Neon Magic
    Rhayader
    Rhayader Goes to Town
    Migration
  38. Thread: 63 Up

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    Seen them all and was very happy to see 63 UP...

    Seen them all and was very happy to see 63 UP appear earlier in the year. Although all but one of the participants are still alive, Charles only appeared in the first 3 programmes and Suzy refused to...
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    I'm liking it. I'm also off to see her tonight.

    I'm liking it. I'm also off to see her tonight.
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    Technically the first band I ever saw live, saw...

    Technically the first band I ever saw live, saw them supporting Taste late 1969.
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    Saw the 1st of two shows tonight, Rick Wakeman...

    Saw the 1st of two shows tonight, Rick Wakeman with full orchestra and choir (plus rock ensemble) playing Journey to the Centre of the Earth for the last time (in the UK at least). It was magnificent.
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    Matt Cohen was in Ghost Community but that has...

    Matt Cohen was in Ghost Community but that has now been wound up very recently. The Reasoning's end was sudden and not to the liking of it's members, so they performing 3 final shows in the UK later...
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    Deep Purple '71 Kinetic Circus, Birmingham...

    Deep Purple '71 Kinetic Circus, Birmingham (support was East of Eden and Indian Summer)
    Yes '78 Oakland Colosseum (in the round with the Oakland Raiders cheerleaders on stage for Roundabout)
    Joe...
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    Explains why Paul wasn't at the recent Jon...

    Explains why Paul wasn't at the recent Jon Hiseman tribute, no idea he was ill. Saw him once singing with Colosseum when Chris Farlowe was unable to perform due to a previous engagement.
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    Saw them last year, enjoyed the set.

    Saw them last year, enjoyed the set.
  46. I'll finally get to see Pavlov's Dog, they are...

    I'll finally get to see Pavlov's Dog, they are scheduled to play at The Borderline in London on November 20th.
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    Steely Dan hit the UK in a weeks time, support is...

    Steely Dan hit the UK in a weeks time, support is Steve Winwood. Should be a great show.
  48. Camel - Never Let Go.

    Camel - Never Let Go.
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    I will turn to (on CD) Donald Fagen's "The...

    I will turn to (on CD) Donald Fagen's "The NightFly" when testing a setup, IGY always hits the spot. I was in a HiFi shop once and heard a super sounding blues tune, turned out it was "Tin Pan Alley"...
  50. Renaissance - A Song For All Seasons boxset

    Just seen this, remastered original album and 15 bonus tracks. Pretty sure the BBC tracks were also on the recently released "At The BBC" set.

    DISC ONE:
    A SONG FOR ALL SEASONS (RE-MASTERED)
    ...
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    Listening to Radio 1 one Saturday afternoon and...

    Listening to Radio 1 one Saturday afternoon and 21 CSM was played. Totally blown away and never looked back.
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    Saw the Blaze of Glory tour at the Greek Theater,...

    Saw the Blaze of Glory tour at the Greek Theater, Berkley. Totally amazing band playing incredible music.
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    I have a single ticket that I cannot now use.

    I have a single ticket that I cannot now use.
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    I have it. Nothing groundbreaking but nice...

    I have it. Nothing groundbreaking but nice enough. Its a tribute to former guitarist Liam Davison who died last year.
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    i was at High Voltage for that performance, which...

    i was at High Voltage for that performance, which is the only time I saw ELP live. I was so tired by the time they came on (started late due to Ian Hunter overrunning and then problems with the Moog)...
  56. Sounds like the mid-90's Ozrics which I loved....

    Sounds like the mid-90's Ozrics which I loved. Jon's flute (and live antics) always added more than it rightly should. Will download from Bandcamp later.
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    I was going to see them (late 90's I think) at...

    I was going to see them (late 90's I think) at the Royal Albert Hall but a short notice business trip put paid to that. I did however see them back in 1972 or so, however I have very little...
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    Nick Mason just got relegated, saw Southern...

    Nick Mason just got relegated, saw Southern Empire on Thursday and that went straight in at number 1. Got Flower Kings & Spock's Beard coming up too...
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    Top 10 in 2018: Steven Wilson at the RAH (x2)...

    Top 10 in 2018:

    Steven Wilson at the RAH (x2)
    Camel at the RAH
    Dave Stewart and Barbara Gaskin
    The Pineapple Thief
    KC (x2)
    Nick Mason
    JCM
    Big Big Train
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    I like them a lot.

    I like them a lot.
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