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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby LMG » 26 Mar 2021, 21:23

This sound was SO influential - Boston, Styx, Kansas - you name it, really...

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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby C » 26 Mar 2021, 21:23

toomanyhatz wrote:...and the delicate picking varying with the heavy riffing. He's a pretty special player.


That he is Dave

That he is





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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby kath » 26 Mar 2021, 21:24

toomanyhatz wrote:Walsh's tone is so amazing here. The attack is so huge, but the beauty of his note choice still cuts through.

"Tend My Garden" now. Could be a 60s "back to the land" cliché, but again, it has a playfulness and good humor about it that's really charming.

He's done a lot, but I still think this the best thing Joe has ever been a part of.


i do agree in the end, but i'm a joe follower for many many ... stages, mwhahaha. it's the joeness thing.

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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby toomanyhatz » 26 Mar 2021, 21:24

Goes back-and-forth between pretty and heavy, but it's never jarring.
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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby Charlie O. » 26 Mar 2021, 21:24

crossfade into Garden Gate

sometimes my favorite song on the album...
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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby kath » 26 Mar 2021, 21:24

toomanyhatz wrote:...and the delicate picking varying with the heavy riffing. He's a pretty special player.


forsoooooth.

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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby kath » 26 Mar 2021, 21:25

Charlie O. wrote:crossfade into Garden Gate

sometimes my favorite song on the album...


mwhahha.

ya, it's all good

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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby kath » 26 Mar 2021, 21:26

listen how he mixes it up in these tracks, yet they all fit

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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby Charlie O. » 26 Mar 2021, 21:27

The intro to There I Go Again always reminds me of something else - but as soon as the vocal comes in I can't think what
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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby John aka Josh » 26 Mar 2021, 21:27

kath wrote:listen how he mixes it up in these tracks, yet they all fit





Indubitably.
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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby toomanyhatz » 26 Mar 2021, 21:27

Ooh, acousticating! I'm getting a bit of Stills-isms out of this. Similar sense of 'using the whole guitar'.
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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby Charlie O. » 26 Mar 2021, 21:27

Charlie O. wrote:The intro to There I Go Again always reminds me of something else - but as soon as the vocal comes in I can't think what

Old Old Woodstock! (Van)
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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby C » 26 Mar 2021, 21:28

I have always liked the back of the cover/sleeve

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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby Six String » 26 Mar 2021, 21:28

Rusty Young’s pedal steel s nice too. He was my favorite part of Poco.
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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby kath » 26 Mar 2021, 21:28

toomanyhatz wrote:Ooh, acousticating! I'm getting a bit of Stills-isms out of this. Similar sense of 'using the whole guitar'.


mwhahahaha. why yes.

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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby toomanyhatz » 26 Mar 2021, 21:29

Steel gweetar! Nice!
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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

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Charlie O. wrote:
Charlie O. wrote:The intro to There I Go Again always reminds me of something else - but as soon as the vocal comes in I can't think what

Old Old Woodstock! (Van)


wait... i think i love this post

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Re: PSL: James Gang: Now Playing!

Postby kath » 26 Mar 2021, 21:30

C wrote:I have always liked the back of the cover/sleeve

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mwhahaha. do ye see the joeness?

and i only got to see him live twice.

he is stellar.

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Re: PSL: James Gang: Thanks!

Postby kath » 26 Mar 2021, 21:31

this track is so wunnerful

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Re: PSL: James Gang: Thanks!

Postby Charlie O. » 26 Mar 2021, 21:31

Ashes. Was this ever used in a movie? It should be, maybe.
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