Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Everybody Needs a Friend... [prog goons have plenty!]

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash, Tuesday 9th June @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Jun 2020, 21:13

just for the record... persephone and lady jay were two of reap's fave tracks by anyone, ever.

they are awash in reapishness.

ya

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash, Tuesday 9th June @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Jun 2020, 21:14

C wrote:Where's JJ...?

Very unusual for him - unheard of actually

Great dual guitars - let it rip boys!







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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash, Tuesday 9th June @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Jun 2020, 21:15

John aka Josh wrote:
kath wrote:damn, havin probs gettin a post in, mwhahaha.

this will surely be rectified if i drink more.

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For all the rock, there are many pretty moments on this album that elevate it to a very high level.


absolutely. *sniffle* *sigh*

mwhahaha.. i'm just gonna start yappin aloud to my screen

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby C » 09 Jun 2020, 21:15

A strong rhythm section.

Martin's penetrating bass is a delight






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John aka Josh wrote:... not enough cowbell.

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby kath » 09 Jun 2020, 21:16

listen to that wunnerful mournful lead. such feel

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash, Tuesday 9th June @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Jun 2020, 21:16

kath wrote:just for the record... persephone and lady jay were two of reap's fave tracks by anyone, ever.

they are awash in reapishness.

ya






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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash, Tuesday 9th June @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Jun 2020, 21:17

kath wrote:
absolutely. *sniffle* *sigh*

mwhahaha.. i'm just gonna start yappin aloud to my screen


Stunning

Well said JJ






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John aka Josh wrote:... not enough cowbell.

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash, Tuesday 9th June @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Neil Jung » 09 Jun 2020, 21:17

kath wrote:just for the record... persephone and lady jay were two of reap's fave tracks by anyone, ever.

they are awash in reapishness.

ya


They’re my two favourites on this album. The man had taste.
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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash, Tuesday 9th June @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Jun 2020, 21:18

kath wrote:just for the record... persephone and lady jay were two of reap's fave tracks by anyone, ever.

they are awash in reapishness.

ya


Yes I know kath

the lad had impeccable taste







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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash, Tuesday 9th June @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Jun 2020, 21:18

John aka Josh wrote:
kath wrote:just for the record... persephone and lady jay were two of reap's fave tracks by anyone, ever.

they are awash in reapishness.

ya






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oh yes.

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby C » 09 Jun 2020, 21:18

The solo that takes the track out is just incredible - full of angst and feeling

Too short though




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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby C » 09 Jun 2020, 21:19

[Going to my] Hometown

Head nodding, body swaying






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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby kath » 09 Jun 2020, 21:20

thanks, mr. jung and c. he did have great taste. he was wunnerful. thru and thru.

and our listenin to this music makes him happy. i know these things

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby kath » 09 Jun 2020, 21:21

C wrote:The solo that takes the track out is just incredible - full of angst and feeling

Too short though




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agreeeed

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby Neil Jung » 09 Jun 2020, 21:21

And now a song about life in a rock band. Not their best.
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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Jun 2020, 21:23

C wrote:[Going to my] Hometown

Head nodding, body swaying






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So many planes of movement to enjoy!



A joyous track.
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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash, Tuesday 9th June @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Jun 2020, 21:24

Excellent robust stuff!



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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby kath » 09 Jun 2020, 21:24

Neil Jung wrote:And now a song about life in a rock band. Not their best.


the track has an almost sped-up allmansy vibe to me. not just cuz i love listenin to it on the highway, mwhahaha

and here we go. i'm gonna get all watery. nuthin to be done about it.

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby C » 09 Jun 2020, 21:25

The lyrics of "Lady Jay" are based on the Dartmoor folk legend about Kitty Jay






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Re: Lockdown Listen: Wishbone Ash: Now Rockin'

Postby LMG » 09 Jun 2020, 21:26

C wrote:The lyrics of "Lady Jay" are based on the Dartmoor folk legend about Kitty Jay






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There's certainly a hint of Fairport about this!