Lockdown Listen: Spirit: [We were] Ripe & Ready!

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 14 Jul 2020, 21:31

LMG wrote:Worth quoting Hunter S Thompson, of whom I have reading a lot lately:

"The music business is a cruel and shallow money trench, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free, and good men die like dogs.

There's also a negative side."


mwhahahahahaa. there was a time when i read quite a lot of him. i should revisit.

suddenly i remember when he said mayor daley looked like a potato with mange.

mwhahaha, must have potatoes on the brain

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

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LMG wrote:Excellent programming on this album - a proper journey.


agreeed

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 14 Jul 2020, 21:32

Charlie O. wrote:I do love their pretty side


Same here

there is always a nice mix of pretty and more abrasive heaviness - a winning formula to my old ears

And this was 1968!!





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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 14 Jul 2020, 21:32

It may be small, so are most diamonds.
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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

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Charlie O. wrote:I do love their pretty side

meeee tutu

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 14 Jul 2020, 21:33

C wrote:
Charlie O. wrote:I do love their pretty side


Same here

there is always a nice mix of pretty and more abrasive heaviness - a winning formula to my old ears

And this was 1968!!





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yep, amazing when ya think about it. they still have their psychness on this album, but it is so much more. showin the wayyyy.

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

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C wrote:
Charlie O. wrote:I do love their pretty side


Same here

there is always a nice mix of pretty and more abrasive heaviness - a winning formula to my old ears

And this was 1968!!





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In a blind test I think I'd have placed this much later - '73 at least.
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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 14 Jul 2020, 21:34

Aren't you Glad - sadly, the last track but I am IN for the extras

Chas?

Anybody else?

[In Memoriam - Judy Dyble Friday]







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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

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kath wrote:
LMG wrote:Excellent programming on this album - a proper journey.


agreeed


I love albums where it isn't obvious that 'Paul gets one, one of John's, suppose we have to have another of George's, and what have we got for Ringo this time?'.

For example.

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

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GWEETAR!!




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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

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John aka Josh wrote:
C wrote:
Charlie O. wrote:I do love their pretty side


Same here

there is always a nice mix of pretty and more abrasive heaviness - a winning formula to my old ears

And this was 1968!!





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In a blind test I think I'd have placed this much later - '73 at least.


agreeeeeed

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

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C wrote:GWEETAR!!




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ahhh yesssss.

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

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LMG wrote:
kath wrote:
LMG wrote:Excellent programming on this album - a proper journey.


agreeed


I love albums where it isn't obvious that 'Paul gets one, one of John's, suppose we have to have another of George's, and what have we got for Ringo this time?'.

For example.


:lol:

Indeed Chris






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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Charlie O. » 14 Jul 2020, 21:35

C wrote:Aren't you Glad - sadly, the last track but I am IN for the extras

Chas?

Me fer sure
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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

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LMG wrote:
kath wrote:
LMG wrote:Excellent programming on this album - a proper journey.


agreeed


I love albums where it isn't obvious that 'Paul gets one, one of John's, suppose we have to have another of George's, and what have we got for Ringo this time?'.

For example.


mwhahaha why yes

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 14 Jul 2020, 21:35

Extras

1. C
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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 14 Jul 2020, 21:36

Let me fill my wine glass up!

Hang on a minute!





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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

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Charlie O. wrote:
C wrote:Aren't you Glad - sadly, the last track but I am IN for the extras

Chas?

Me fer sure


i am, too. these extras do matter. plus, i was able to cook ahead, mwhahahaaa

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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Charlie O. » 14 Jul 2020, 21:36

LMG wrote:
kath wrote:
LMG wrote:Excellent programming on this album - a proper journey.


agreeed


I love albums where it isn't obvious that 'Paul gets one, one of John's, suppose we have to have another of George's, and what have we got for Ringo this time?'.

For example.

Oh, I don't know - some of those turn out pretty good too. ;)
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Re: Lockdown Listen: Spirit, Tuesday 14th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 14 Jul 2020, 21:36

why do i not own me a tambourine???