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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 28 May 2021, 21:46

welcome back. damn, love the hell outta this track. my ... gateway. so to speak.

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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 28 May 2021, 21:47

I'm such a sucker for the use of stereo. Love the way the harmony vocals at the end of lines pan to the left.
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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Six String » 28 May 2021, 21:47

Such an ominous opening until the vocals hit.
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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 28 May 2021, 21:48

Now, they REALLY don't make 'em like this these days.

Except perhaps for that Paul Weller. :lol:

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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 28 May 2021, 21:48

Geetar - is that Mason?

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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 28 May 2021, 21:49

A really good opening track.

Jim's tubs make it!

and a nice solo from Mason




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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Six String » 28 May 2021, 21:49

I made a cdr of Traffic for the car and I’ve been playing that lately. Looking for my Sergio Mendes comp!
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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 28 May 2021, 21:49

LMG wrote:Geetar - is that Mason?

Yes



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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 28 May 2021, 21:50

Six String wrote:I made a cdr of Traffic for the car and I’ve been playing that lately.


Nice!

Plenty to select from




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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 28 May 2021, 21:50

years later, when i started studying lit and all that... i'd come across satan in paradise lost, sayin the mind can make a hell into heaven. or hamlet, there's nuthin good or bad but thinking makes it so.

and i always heard that track in my head. mwhahaha.

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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Six String » 28 May 2021, 21:51

Trippy!
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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 28 May 2021, 21:51

Poppies

Backing vocals from Small Faces - mob handed - Steve Marriott, Ian McLagan, Kenney Jones and Ronnie Lane





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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 28 May 2021, 21:51

I wish I had this album decades earlier - I first heard it in the 90s

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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 28 May 2021, 21:52

LMG wrote:I wish I had this album decades earlier - I first heard it in the 90s


It is very excellent isn't it




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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 28 May 2021, 21:52

Six String wrote:Trippy!


yep. mwhahahaa

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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Six String » 28 May 2021, 21:53

C wrote:Poppies

Backing vocals from Small Faces - mob handed - Steve Marriott, Ian McLagan, Kenney Jones and Ronnie Lane





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I did not know that but I can hear them, especially Marriot.
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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 28 May 2021, 21:53

It's those madcap cockneee small faces influencing things innit.


Surprised they didn't get a writing credit.
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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 28 May 2021, 21:53

"House for Everyone" - a Dave Mason track.





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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 28 May 2021, 21:54

C wrote:"House for Everyone" - a Dave Mason track.





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Lyrics very of their time.




Nought wrong with that.
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Re: PSL [Double Header] Friday 28th May Airplane/Traffic @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Six String » 28 May 2021, 21:55

C wrote:"House for Everyone" - a Dave Mason track.





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Very Syd like.
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