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#41 Vautrin

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Posted 10 March 2017 - 05:19 PM


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Curse Sir Walter Raleigh, he was such a stupid get.


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Posted 03 March 2017 - 11:13 AM

I love Redemption Song - my favourite Bob Marley tune. It always moves me.

 


"....What is it?"

"The stuff that dreams are made of."


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Posted 02 March 2017 - 11:29 PM

I think it was 1987 when I became instantly smitten by the petite, messy-haired Maria McKee - she was fronting the group Lone Justice in their one appearance on SNL and singing 'Shelter'. Not just adorable, but man, can she emote!

 

She went solo in 1989 and released her self-titled debut album. This track was the album closer on that:

 


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Posted 23 February 2017 - 10:01 AM

 

Thanks. Other Steely Dan favorites are "Haitian Divorce", "Kid Charlemagne", "Don't Take Me Alive"," Dr. Wu", "FM", and "Do It Again".



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Posted 22 February 2017 - 06:47 PM

I'm a big Steely Dan fan. I think their two best songs are "Deacon Blues" and the obscure "Glamour Profession".

 

 


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Posted 22 February 2017 - 09:33 AM

When this Steely Dan song came out I couldn't figure out the title no matter how many times I heard it on the radio.  It may have been decades before I found out what it all meant via the internet.  We had it tough back then!  But it was mysterious and challenging, the guessing of it all was a major after-school occupation.  Now we can simply type in Taylor Swift's or The Weeknd's latest tune and learn everything and then some. :rolleyes:     

 

I'm a big Steely Dan fan. I think their two best songs are "Deacon Blues" and the obscure "Glamour Profession".


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Posted 22 February 2017 - 05:32 AM

When this Steely Dan song came out I couldn't figure out the title no matter how many times I heard it on the radio.  It may have been decades before I found out what it all meant via the internet.  We had it tough back then!  But it was mysterious and challenging, the guessing of it all was a major after-school occupation.  Now we can simply type in Taylor Swift's or The Weeknd's latest tune and learn everything and then some. :rolleyes:     

 


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It's a hard world for little things.


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Posted 21 February 2017 - 04:35 PM

I can't believe you wouldn't know this:

 

 

 

Why I bothered to post this, I don't know, since I don't even like the song that much.

I listened to this song, and like many disco songs, it is terrible. But there are a lot of great disco songs, if you look for them. France Joli's "Come to Me" and "The Heart to Break a Heart" are two examples..



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Posted 21 February 2017 - 01:36 PM

I don't know who Patsy Gallant is, but the disco diva from Canada that I was thinking of was France Joli.

 

I can't believe you wouldn't know this:

 

 

 

Why I bothered to post this, I don't know, since I don't even like the song that much.


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Posted 21 February 2017 - 09:14 AM

Patsy Gallant.

I don't know who Patsy Gallant is, but the disco diva from Canada that I was thinking of was France Joli.



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Posted 20 February 2017 - 09:00 AM

One of my favourite bands of all time is The Velvet Underground. I love them, just about everything they did gives me a certain feeling. To me there's something so mysterious and New York about them, something kind of dangerous and joyous at the same time. Here be one of my favourites by them; it's no longer morning, but it's still Sunday.

 

 

Miss Wonderly, I also like the Velvet Underground, mostly for the mysterious and beautiful singer Nico. There is a fascinating documentary on her called Nico Icon, well worth seeking out if you can.



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Posted 20 February 2017 - 12:27 AM

 Ten years ago or today...Feel-good music is timeless.

Just like good taste. :)


Curse Sir Walter Raleigh, he was such a stupid get.


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Posted 19 February 2017 - 10:31 PM

One of my favorites from one of my favorite bands, Steely Dan.

 

 


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Posted 19 February 2017 - 10:28 PM


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Posted 19 February 2017 - 09:08 PM

 Ten years ago or today...Feel-good music is timeless.

 

That flower child-y girl who's been there for 6 years is so 1969.


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Posted 19 February 2017 - 06:21 PM

It's the feel good music video of ten years ago. ....

 

 Ten years ago or today...Feel-good music is timeless.


"....What is it?"

"The stuff that dreams are made of."


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Posted 19 February 2017 - 05:22 PM

Vautrin, that's what I call a feel-good video. I wonder if all those people were friends of the Chili Peppers, or just hopefuls auditioning to be in a Red Hot Chili Peppers video? Either way, they all look as though they were having a great time.

It's the feel good music video of ten years ago. I think they were folks

who auditioned for the video. I'm sure everyone had a good time. Like

that old Sly Stone song says Everybody is a Star.


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Posted 19 February 2017 - 02:56 PM

Patsy Gallant.


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"....What is it?"

"The stuff that dreams are made of."


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Posted 19 February 2017 - 01:22 PM

Vautrin, that's what I call a feel-good video. I wonder if all those people were friends of the Chili Peppers, or just hopefuls auditioning to be in a Red Hot Chili Peppers video? Either way, they all look as though they were having a great time.

Here's one for you, Miss Canada. Name a disco diva who was from Canada.



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Posted 19 February 2017 - 01:22 PM

One of my favourite bands of all time is The Velvet Underground. I love them, just about everything they did gives me a certain feeling. To me there's something so mysterious and New York about them, something kind of dangerous and joyous at the same time. Here be one of my favourites by them; it's no longer morning, but it's still Sunday.

 


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"....What is it?"

"The stuff that dreams are made of."





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