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  1. Sticky: Or, the mutts nuts, if you prefer.

    Or, the mutts nuts, if you prefer.
  2. Sticky: I would probably plump for the studio run through...

    I would probably plump for the studio run through sans orchestra.

    Summer 68 and Fat Old Sun are just beautiful songs.
  3. With Bruford?

    With Bruford?
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    Mine will be the Bootleg Beatles in December....

    Mine will be the Bootleg Beatles in December. Rescheduled Nick Mason AND VDGG next year.
  5. Hopefully in a polka style

    Hopefully in a polka style
  6. Strange he doesn't know the difference between a...

    Strange he doesn't know the difference between a synth and a mellotron though.
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    Never have the following words been more apt. ...

    Never have the following words been more apt.

    You cannot polish a turd.
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    I'm with you on Cans and Brahms......it is just...

    I'm with you on Cans and Brahms......it is just 'cheap' sounding in every respect.
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    VDGG - H to He 2021 remaster

    I have a spare copy of the above from the recent boxset, disc only, free to the first person who sends me their address.
  10. So, I am assuming that the extra tracks on the...

    So, I am assuming that the extra tracks on the big book versions make a big book of LitP redundant?
  11. Nice that the Egg is still in print. Goes for...

    Nice that the Egg is still in print. Goes for silly money on discogs so I am assuming not everyone knows it can still be had at a sensible price. Kinda like the Cardiacs.....all their stuff available...
  12. Well, the reason I have sprung for this one is...

    Well, the reason I have sprung for this one is because it has gotten, unlike the previous ones, a proper remix. Though I will have to wait a couple of weeks as had to order from the US......cost in...
  13. Thread: VDGG box!

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    Given the status of VDGG sales wise, it seems...

    Given the status of VDGG sales wise, it seems likely budget compromises were probably made, and rightly so if true, in favour of mixing and mastering rather than packaging.
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    Are people saying that they have had actual...

    Are people saying that they have had actual experience of cardboard scratching cds? Surely the worst it could do is scuff it i.e. potentially leave a mark which could be easily removed?

    In other...
  15. Thread: VDGG box!

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    Yeah, that Nucleus 9 into 6 thing sucks.

    Yeah, that Nucleus 9 into 6 thing sucks.
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    Sadly the Grey and Pink remix is tucked away on a...

    Sadly the Grey and Pink remix is tucked away on a blu ray so is no good to me.
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    A rip off would be inaccurate but I do think...

    A rip off would be inaccurate but I do think there is some unconscious cross-pollination between KC, TH and even Synchronicity era Police.
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    Remain in Light would probably be a fairer fight...

    Remain in Light would probably be a fairer fight in a Duke out with Discipline. FoM is fantastic though.
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    As a teenage progger I never really entertained...

    As a teenage progger I never really entertained anything from the dreaded 80s. No trons? No Nick!

    Thankfully, as a more mature and rounded individual, I have to come realise what a work of...
  20. I love this album but if I never hear any doo wop...

    I love this album but if I never hear any doo wop ever again that would be great.
  21. Thread: VDGG box!

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    I am English but feel the same. Thank god I live...

    I am English but feel the same. Thank god I live in Scotland.
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    Is there a decent sounding version of their debut...

    Is there a decent sounding version of their debut on CD?
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    I should imagine Ronnie Corbett will mean nothing...

    I should imagine Ronnie Corbett will mean nothing to anyone outside the UK.

    'Wide' even less outside of Scotland!
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    Arkology is a great comp but if you want...

    Arkology is a great comp but if you want something a bit more easily digestible then Super Ape from 76 is about as good as it gets IMO.

    https://youtu.be/-JJCENw6WzA
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    Oh man, I love B and B. It gets so much stick and...

    Oh man, I love B and B. It gets so much stick and yes, parts are pretty cheesy, but Stones cheese tastes fine to me! That sounds a bit 'wrong'.......
  26. Thread: VDGG box!

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    When you made the comment, no one actually had...

    When you made the comment, no one actually had had such a notification. Just curious...

    Mine just came through as it happens, just as I got the notification of your latest comment. Irony in...
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    On what do you base this?

    On what do you base this?
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    That's odd. Is there not room for them?

    That's odd. Is there not room for them?
  29. Thread: VDGG box!

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    Is it possible that either site in question might...

    Is it possible that either site in question might not update their listing till the last minute?

    Eminently.
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    2023? I'm not getting any younger here.....

    2023? I'm not getting any younger here.....
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    Further deluxe editions with the remainder of the...

    Further deluxe editions with the remainder of the catalogue must be next on the Beatles agenda or, that's it, I'm declaring war on Apple!
  32. Thread: VDGG box!

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    Bummer...

    Bummer...
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    Sorry, what I meant was, does that apply to...

    Sorry, what I meant was, does that apply to orders made direct from Burning Shed. There had been discussion elsewhere that it seemed all non UK release dates were being put back.
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    Is that across the board?

    Is that across the board?
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    Yeah, Undercover is worth the price of admission...

    Yeah, Undercover is worth the price of admission itself. It has a furious groove.
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    I agree. The book will be pretty tasty though....

    I agree. The book will be pretty tasty though. And won't it look nice next to the other three special editions?
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    Old Brown Shoe sounds 'right' in there though,...

    Old Brown Shoe sounds 'right' in there though, despite the weeks between its recording and the end of the Get Back project. Certainly more so than Across the Universe IMO.
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    It is certainly a mixed bag and in all honesty a...

    It is certainly a mixed bag and in all honesty a slight blotch on such an impressive run. I frankly never need to hear the title track or LAWR ever again, dreadful turgid muzak to these ears though I...
  39. The Sabbath deluxe editions have been largely...

    The Sabbath deluxe editions have been largely pretty slapdash and underwhelming. No surprises the scheduling and chronology has been handled equally well.
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    A class act. RIP Charlie.

    A class act. RIP Charlie.
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    Wetton in Uriah Heep seems like a contender. ...

    Wetton in Uriah Heep seems like a contender.

    And though my memory fails me, didn't one of Tull's drummers end up in an 80s metal band....Clive Bunker I think.
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    Thankfully, I'm not such a big BB fan. The...

    Thankfully, I'm not such a big BB fan.

    The first amazon listing that MIGHT be the LIB box has turned up on Amazon JP......looks like 6 discs!
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    What is it, just over a couple of weeks to wait...

    What is it, just over a couple of weeks to wait now. I ain't getting any younger!

    I'm waiting for this, the Technical Ecstasy box, the Tattoo You outtakes, a Beatles LIB announcement of some...
  44. Like this one a lot, drawing with Moonmadness as...

    Like this one a lot, drawing with Moonmadness as my favourite. Sadly, I find much of the Snow Goose to be so much prog muzak....progzak? Maybe I should give it another bash.
  45. Agree completely with the above.

    Agree completely with the above.
  46. TE is pretty patchy but I adore NSD. Lots to...

    TE is pretty patchy but I adore NSD. Lots to enjoy as Sabbath cast their net wider than you would expect.
  47. Yes and no. Its considered a major drop in...

    Yes and no.

    Its considered a major drop in quality from its immediate predecessor, a band with too much cocaine and time on its hands and unsure of which direction to go.
  48. Way way too much money for what's on offer, which...

    Way way too much money for what's on offer, which seems to be the modus operandi for all these Sabbath boxes. At least on this one Wilson has had the opportunity to remix just about the whole album...
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    I'm curious to know if there's anyone on this...

    I'm curious to know if there's anyone on this board that actually doesn't like this....?
  50. My DVDs of this were in CD size cases. The sound...

    My DVDs of this were in CD size cases. The sound problems are well documented but the picture quality was great. Anyone used to watching BBC videotaped drama from the 70s or 80s would have no problem...
  51. Mysteriously disappeared from their website.....

    Mysteriously disappeared from their website.....
  52. Maybe some people wanted a stereo remix with...

    Maybe some people wanted a stereo remix with decent dynamics, crazy as that may sound.
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    Listen to the opening section of Superficial...

    Listen to the opening section of Superficial Roadblocks by Arthur Brown's Kingdom Come for some relatively unaccompanied mellotron brass. YouTube is your friend.
  54. People who listen in stereo I expect.

    People who listen in stereo I expect.
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    To these ears that is plainly real brass....

    To these ears that is plainly real brass. Mellotron brass sounds quite different.
  56. Averaging out at DR7 apparently.

    Averaging out at DR7 apparently.
  57. Steve Hoffman. Apparently some customers have...

    Steve Hoffman. Apparently some customers have received the uber box a couple of weeks early.
  58. Initial reports suggest the new stereo mix is...

    Initial reports suggest the new stereo mix is compressed to hell.

    More encouraging if you're into surround apparently. And the outtakes seem to have not been futzed with.
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    About as blasphemous as me saying Treason is my...

    About as blasphemous as me saying Treason is my favourite Gryphon album I suppose.

    Though it's probably a draw with Raindance tbh. But you catch my drift.

    1978 is great though.
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    Seriously front loaded this one. There is a...

    Seriously front loaded this one. There is a genius single album here.
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