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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Jimbly » 09 Jul 2021, 21:20

Haven't played this in ages, fab gear man.
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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Hightea » 09 Jul 2021, 21:21

kath wrote:
Carlsson wrote:LOVE IT!!

War & Peace

O'List's guitar sounds like its been dragged through a hedge backwards





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i approve of this critical review. ooooooooof

2nd that

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Jul 2021, 21:21

Hightea wrote:Hi All
not sutre I'm in the same spot but enjoying emersons keys with the bizarre guitar tone.


Good afternoon H/T and welcome

We are 3:30 into War & Peace






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toomanyhatz wrote:I'd go with a squirrel's testicle, or maybe a racoon's.

I'm a hedgehog testicle kind of guy.
Like onion bhajis but earthier.

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Jimbly » 09 Jul 2021, 21:21

kath wrote:
Jimbly wrote:
LMG wrote:The Nice did an incredible night's reformation nearly 20 years ago at the Royal Festival Hall. John Slider was there.

Were you, Skipper?

https://www.setlist.fm/setlist/the-nice ... f1e74.html

Nice stuff AND ELP!

Sounds divine.



I was at the Glasgow gig that was released. I took some poor photos then and they ended up on Emersons official website.


now that be cool.


pictures weren't that great, crappy digital camera.
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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Jul 2021, 21:22

Hightea wrote:Hi All
not sutre I'm in the same spot but enjoying emersons keys with the bizarre guitar tone.


heya.

and then these echoey empty-cathedral keys come in

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Hightea » 09 Jul 2021, 21:22

Carlsson wrote:
Hightea wrote:Hi All
not sutre I'm in the same spot but enjoying emersons keys with the bizarre guitar tone.


Good afternoon H/T and welcome

We are 3:30 into War & Peace






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right with you.
Good Evening to you sir!

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Jul 2021, 21:22

Jimbly wrote:Haven't played this in ages, fab gear man.









It's far out, outasight, etc.







Most definitely groovey.
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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Jul 2021, 21:22

Wiki: The album was named as one of Classic Rock magazine's "50 Albums That Built Prog Rock"




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toomanyhatz wrote:I'd go with a squirrel's testicle, or maybe a racoon's.

I'm a hedgehog testicle kind of guy.
Like onion bhajis but earthier.

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Jul 2021, 21:23

Jimbly wrote:
kath wrote:
Jimbly wrote:

I was at the Glasgow gig that was released. I took some poor photos then and they ended up on Emersons official website.


now that be cool.


pictures weren't that great, crappy digital camera.


emerson's site put em up, didn't it?

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Jul 2021, 21:24

Carlsson wrote:Wiki: The album was named as one of Classic Rock magazine's "50 Albums That Built Prog Rock"




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In the top five I should think.
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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 09 Jul 2021, 21:24

kath wrote:
John aka Josh wrote:
Carlsson wrote:Did you know that Davy O'List was briefly in Jethro Tull after Mick Abrahams left....?

[He rehearsed with them for a couple of weeks!]




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And was a replacement for Syd in the Floyd too, I think.


was he? damn, he got around.



When you get a chance, have a read through these interviews.

http://www.vivaroxymusic.com/articles_279.php
https://web.archive.org/web/20080123085 ... m-the-nice

He is either delusional or has been unfairly written out of rock history.

Apparently he also wrote early material for Elvis Presley and advised him on his image...

:lol:
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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Jul 2021, 21:24

John aka Josh wrote:It's far out, outasight, etc.

Most definitely groovey.


Yeah man

Listen to that voice??? Tantalising Maggie

Only Lee can sing this so well



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toomanyhatz wrote:I'd go with a squirrel's testicle, or maybe a racoon's.

I'm a hedgehog testicle kind of guy.
Like onion bhajis but earthier.

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Jul 2021, 21:24

i will call these backing vocals whimsical-freaky. and i love em.

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Jimbly » 09 Jul 2021, 21:24

kath wrote:
Jimbly wrote:
kath wrote:
now that be cool.


pictures weren't that great, crappy digital camera.


emerson's site put em up, didn't it?


they did, I was in contact with the guy that ran the elp-digest way back and he put them up.
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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Jul 2021, 21:25

LMG wrote:
When you get a chance, have a read through this interview.

http://www.vivaroxymusic.com/articles_279.php



Will do Chris - thanks




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toomanyhatz wrote:I'd go with a squirrel's testicle, or maybe a racoon's.

I'm a hedgehog testicle kind of guy.
Like onion bhajis but earthier.

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 09 Jul 2021, 21:25

I don't fully love all the elements of The Nice, but they have a great overall sound.

As you say, Full of Music.

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Jul 2021, 21:25

LMG wrote:
kath wrote:
John aka Josh wrote:


And was a replacement for Syd in the Floyd too, I think.


was he? damn, he got around.



When you get a chance, have a read through this interview.

http://www.vivaroxymusic.com/articles_279.php

He was either delusional or has been unfairly written out of rock history.

Apparently he also wrote early material for Elvis Presley and advised him on his image...

:lol:


i will hafta come back to this... which, frankly, is always a tricky maneuver for me and my brainnnnn, but i will try. it sounds... delicious, mwhahaha

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby Hightea » 09 Jul 2021, 21:26

Keith
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Lee's singing never did much for me but I like it on this track

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby kath » 09 Jul 2021, 21:27

Hightea wrote:Keith
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Lee's singing never did much for me but I like it on this track


great pic (as ever).

and fantastic pics in the peach thread, but i'll get back to that. ya ya

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Re: PSL: The Nice Friday 9th July @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 09 Jul 2021, 21:28

O'List left during the recording of Ars Longa - sadly all signs of his work work erased from the album

kath
- did you know: Steve Howe, auditioned for O'List's replacement?




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John aka Josh wrote:
toomanyhatz wrote:I'd go with a squirrel's testicle, or maybe a racoon's.

I'm a hedgehog testicle kind of guy.
Like onion bhajis but earthier.