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  1. BlueShaver

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  2. Laird

    Laird Well-Known Member

    Steely Dan, Aja.
     
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  4. MntnMan62

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    Lonnie Liston Smith - Dreams of Tomorrow

    I pulled this one out, cleaned it off and was amazed all over again. I love this album. Marcus Miller is one of my favorite bass players. And the great Buddy Williams appears on 4 of the 7 tunes with drums. I once went to a local BBQ restaurant with a friend that had recently begun having music. Went in to have a few drinks at the bar and maybe catch some tunes. We are talking about a very local, very no name place here. As we approached the front door the drums caught my ear. As a drummer they usually do. I said to my friend, the drummer sounds really good. We go in, sit down, order drinks. It was a keyboard player doing the bass lines and melody, a guitar player and drums. I'm really digging the drummer and I'm thinking he looks familiar but couldn't place it. But he was grooving his ass off. After a couple tunes, the keyboard player who was the leader introduces everyone. And who was playing drums? Buddy Williams. I was like, what is Buddy Williams doing playing in this dive? We're talking about a place that is about a half hour outside of Manhattan in NJ, in my town and literally about a half mile from my house. I was floored. Needless to say we stayed for the rest of the evening.

     
  5. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    awesome thread... download (1).jpg
     
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  6. BlueShaver

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    Does anyone listen to albums anymore in this era of music streaming and short attention spans?

    The Who are a band i have never been able to "get". I must give them another try and your suggestion is noted :)
     
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  7. BlueShaver

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    Great post, lovely to read about real life stories and it is a delight to hear the passion you have for the music.

    Lonnie liston is a name i have heard but not listened to, so i need to change that! :)
     
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  8. brit

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    only us older folks i guess..;)..i like their late 60s to their wind down in the late 70s after Kieth Moon died..rebellious angry british teenager music of the time is a loose description if you follow the albums..which i was ..
     
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  9. Enrico

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    I picked these up at the local thrift store in excellent condition. Originally sold in 1968 and 51 years later still sound great! Paid less than $3 with tax. :happy108:

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  10. Boojum1

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    Calexico Iron & Wine ~ Years To Burn

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  11. BlueShaver

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  12. brit

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  13. BlueShaver

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    If you have never fancied listening to the Doors, just try listening to "The End" on this album. 12mins of insane genius.
     
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  14. BlueShaver

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    I quite enjoyed that!


    Today's Album:

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    (King Crimson: In the court of the Crimson King)
     
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  15. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    their first album is one of their best..i like the e morrison hotel and la woman albums the most..
     
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  19. MntnMan62

    MntnMan62 Well-Known Member

    I love listening to Elvin take Trane to space and back.

     
  20. BlueShaver

    BlueShaver Well-Known Member

    If you have a nice bit of kit, it is a really fabulous recording to listen to.

    ".....a love supreme,....a love supreme......"
     
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