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Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Earl E. Eel » 31 Aug 2018, 22:10

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I'm kind of excited about this - it's never been easy to even hear a lot of it. And a lot of it is great.
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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Earl E. Eel » 31 Aug 2018, 22:12

GoogaMooga wrote:you have to look to the Dutch licensee, Disky

I've got more Disky product

a label like Dutch Disky

One comp to avoid, though, is Disky's "Best of the 70's"

Normally, Disky are clever at repackaging

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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby gash’s trollish obsession » 31 Aug 2018, 23:35

There was a great boot of his pre-fame singles about 10 years ago.

I used this from it in my much-mentioned Cup triumph



This was a contender

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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Loki » 01 Sep 2018, 06:33

pickled penis my arse wrote:There was a great boot of his pre-fame singles about 10 years ago.

I used this from it in my much-mentioned Cup triumph


I almost used it once too, but thought better of it since everyone BCB hates Seger.

What the hell is going on here, JC?
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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Bent Fabric » 01 Sep 2018, 06:35

I love him - but, yeah, this particular period is massively great.

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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Loki » 01 Sep 2018, 06:40

Oops, this collection is only '66-'67.
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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Earl E. Eel » 01 Sep 2018, 10:04

Heavy Music (Part 1)
East Side Story (Vocal)
Chain Smokin’
Persecution Smith
Vagrant Winter
Very Few
Florida Time
Sock It To Me Santa
Heavy Music (Part 2)
East Side Sound (Instrumental)
GoogaMooga wrote:you have to look to the Dutch licensee, Disky

I've got more Disky product

a label like Dutch Disky

One comp to avoid, though, is Disky's "Best of the 70's"

Normally, Disky are clever at repackaging

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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Matt Wilson » 01 Sep 2018, 15:15

I few really great tracks there. I preordered months ago.
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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Loki » 02 Sep 2018, 07:49

They could only come up with 10 songs?
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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Earl E. Eel » 02 Sep 2018, 14:53

Loki wrote:this collection is only '66-'67.
GoogaMooga wrote:you have to look to the Dutch licensee, Disky

I've got more Disky product

a label like Dutch Disky

One comp to avoid, though, is Disky's "Best of the 70's"

Normally, Disky are clever at repackaging

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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby fange » 05 Sep 2018, 03:55

pickled penis my arse wrote:
This was a contender


'East Side Story' is fucking great. I would have been tempted to get this set just for that alone, but i like a lot of the other songs on there too.
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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Muskrat » 06 Sep 2018, 02:30

Review

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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Charlie O. » 07 Sep 2018, 03:42

It's hit the blogosphere - I'm listening now. Sounds pretty great!
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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Matt Wilson » 07 Sep 2018, 23:47

Playing it now. Damn, I've never heard these songs sound this good! Now I wish for a remastering overhaul of his entire '66 - '75 catalog.
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Re: Bob Seger's early stuff finally compiled

Postby Charlie O. » 08 Sep 2018, 03:36

Yeah, I found myself wishing that Abkco could've finagled a way to include the first few Capitol singles while they were at it. "Ramblin' Gamblin' Man" (likely my favorite Seger song) has never to my knowledge not sounded like shit on CD.
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