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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Feb 2021, 21:14

C wrote:People make the Steeleye/Fairport comparison but I think Trees is nearer






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On this album, yes Trees is probably closer to the mark.
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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 09 Feb 2021, 21:14

C wrote:
LMG wrote:I have been dreaming very vividly lately - this isn't all a dream, is it? One for the BCB dreams thread on Nextdoorland - 'I dreamed Carlsson had this band for the synch listen - they were called Spriguns of Tolgus or something - I couldn't find it anywhere, but Carlsson said you could only get it in Poundland, but when I went there Yul Brynner was buying all the copies and would not let me have one unless I fought him in a six-gun shoot out in the cleaning products aisle...'


:lol:

This is JJ's choice and you plus two others voted for it!!!!

But I know you know that you mischievous old bugger




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Tis true.

But my dream has a certain ring of truth to it, also.

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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Feb 2021, 21:15

Neil Jung wrote:Hi, what track are we on.





I'm about 45 seconds into White Witch.
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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2021, 21:15

C wrote:
LMG wrote:I have been dreaming very vividly lately - this isn't all a dream, is it? One for the BCB dreams thread on Nextdoorland - 'I dreamed Carlsson had this band for the synch listen - they were called Spriguns of Tolgus or something - I couldn't find it anywhere, but Carlsson said you could only get it in Poundland, but when I went there Yul Brynner was buying all the copies and would not let me have one unless I fought him in a six-gun shoot out in the cleaning products aisle...'


:lol:

This is JJ's choice and you plus two others voted for it!!!!

But I know you know that you mischievous old bugger




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i'm sorry i can't keep up with all the voting, gotdammit. bastards. i am quite happy with what y'all for, forsooth.

i love her voice, and this sounds just wunnerful. strings and all. it's fantastic

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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Feb 2021, 21:16

I see on Discogs that a v.g condition vinyl copy went for £290





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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2021, 21:16

John aka Josh wrote:
Neil Jung wrote:Hi, what track are we on.





I'm about 45 seconds into White Witch.


that's me!!!

wait. got a letter wrong.

damn, hate when that happens.

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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2021, 21:17

i just luvvvv this wicked gweetar happening in these folksy songs

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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Feb 2021, 21:17

kath wrote:
i'm sorry i can't keep up with all the voting, gotdammit. bastards. i am quite happy with what y'all for, forsooth.

i love her voice, and this sounds just wunnerful. strings and all. it's fantastic


No need to apologise lass

You voted in the Illuminati choice but gave nil points to this choice...!





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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Feb 2021, 21:18

kath wrote:
C wrote:
LMG wrote:I have been dreaming very vividly lately - this isn't all a dream, is it? One for the BCB dreams thread on Nextdoorland - 'I dreamed Carlsson had this band for the synch listen - they were called Spriguns of Tolgus or something - I couldn't find it anywhere, but Carlsson said you could only get it in Poundland, but when I went there Yul Brynner was buying all the copies and would not let me have one unless I fought him in a six-gun shoot out in the cleaning products aisle...'


:lol:

This is JJ's choice and you plus two others voted for it!!!!

But I know you know that you mischievous old bugger




.


i'm sorry i can't keep up with all the voting, gotdammit. bastards. i am quite happy with what y'all for, forsooth.

i love her voice, and this sounds just wunnerful. strings and all. it's fantastic




I like it very much, though it is in many ways an easy listen. Her voice and the orchestrations/arrangements are the chief delights for me.
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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Feb 2021, 21:19

Blackwaterside - a stunningly beautiful track!!!

Mandy sings it so well and doesn't try to compete with her heroes Sandy and Maddy






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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2021, 21:20

C wrote:
kath wrote:
i'm sorry i can't keep up with all the voting, gotdammit. bastards. i am quite happy with what y'all for, forsooth.

i love her voice, and this sounds just wunnerful. strings and all. it's fantastic


No need to apologise lass

You voted in the Illuminati choice but gave nil points to this choice...!





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well, i can't vote for thangs i don't know, can i? wouldn't be right.

behave.

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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2021, 21:20

wowwww... this gweetarage is surprisingly stellar, i say

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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Feb 2021, 21:21

STOP PRESS:

I've just realised that 'Mandy' is a cross between Ma-ddy and Sa-ndy

Uncanny!!!

Spooky!!




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LMG wrote:I carelessly remarked that my noisy neighbour deserved a sharp word. [for disturbance]
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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Feb 2021, 21:21

The guitar and mellotron is just stunning






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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Feb 2021, 21:22

kath wrote:
C wrote:
kath wrote:
i'm sorry i can't keep up with all the voting, gotdammit. bastards. i am quite happy with what y'all for, forsooth.

i love her voice, and this sounds just wunnerful. strings and all. it's fantastic


No need to apologise lass

You voted in the Illuminati choice but gave nil points to this choice...!





.

well, i can't vote for thangs i don't know, can i? wouldn't be right.

behave.


[Gulp - I'm in trouble]

It wasn't a criticism kath just an obesrvation.....




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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Feb 2021, 21:23

C wrote:I see on Discogs that a v.g condition vinyl copy went for £290





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:o



Really need the jaw dropping emoticon.
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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2021, 21:23

C wrote:STOP PRESS:

I've just realised that 'Mandy' is a cross between Ma-ddy and Sa-ndy

Uncanny!!!

Spooky!!




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don't even start with me, mwhahahaha.

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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 09 Feb 2021, 21:24

John aka Josh wrote:
kath wrote:
C wrote:
:lol:

This is JJ's choice and you plus two others voted for it!!!!

But I know you know that you mischievous old bugger




.


i'm sorry i can't keep up with all the voting, gotdammit. bastards. i am quite happy with what y'all for, forsooth.

i love her voice, and this sounds just wunnerful. strings and all. it's fantastic




I like it very much, though it is in many ways an easy listen. Her voice and the orchestrations/arrangements are the chief delights for me.


It's all very good!

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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Feb 2021, 21:25

John aka Josh wrote:Really need the jaw dropping emoticon.


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We aim to please...






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Re: LL: Spriguns, Tuesday 9th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Feb 2021, 21:26

It's a lovely album - isn't it?

A good choice John




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LMG wrote:I carelessly remarked that my noisy neighbour deserved a sharp word. [for disturbance]
The next day his semi-naked body was found staked out in his garden, a copy of GG's album cover Giant For A Day situated where his head had previously been attached