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what music are you listening to now? #687705
03/11/17 10:18 pm
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not everybody listens to music, but for those who do, everybody's tastes are different, curiously so.

the last few days i've been struck by two pieces of music that i cannot get out of my head. i drive a truck for 10 or 12 hours a day, can't get out, can't stop, can't do anything else. so the stuff i think about has a long time to work.

i don't see how these two pieces of music could be so different, and yet both have affected me strongly. so this is what i'm listening to, at the moment. what about you?







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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687714
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"Kill surf city" by Jesus and Mary Chain

now back to the shop.

Friend here whose father was a trucker in the sixties and 70s- when he came across small town bars and cafes who were getting rid of their juke boxes, he'd buy their boxes of 45s.
Kid has thousands of C&W records 1945- 1070.
Everything from Hank Williams to the Buckarrooos.
He makes me cds of what I want...

Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687717
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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687719
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I had been waiting all day to hear these songs after they came to mind while at work this morning. A few ice cold double IPA's and this playing .....oh yeah !


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G_7WHwB71IU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9rVFi6qkPHE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mcXSj8QeL70


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1968 T100R Daytona 500
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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687721
03/12/17 12:14 am
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The guy I was working with today was listening to Wide Spread Panic. Pretty good and also Bob Weir .... He had a Greatful dead Tattoo as well so I guess it was to be expected. I did just pick up some vinyl at a thrift store any been playing those all week before I go to bed. Joe Cocker and CCR , Bessie Smith and Cream, Crosby Still and Nash plus many others all for a dollar a piece. They play pretty good too. Best score on used records I think I've ever had.

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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: wadeschields] #687724
03/12/17 12:34 am
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Antonin Dvorak cello concerto any Brahms chamber music Canned Heat


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1968 MGB Roadster
1979 Chevrolet Camaro Berlinetta
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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687728
03/12/17 1:46 am
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Groundhogs Split Part 2 (I've got to get this onto the music box in the garage).

+1 for Canned Heat

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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687741
03/12/17 4:10 am
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My taste in purely instrumental music leans toward King Crimson, Brian Eno, Miles Davis, Jeff Beck, and the occasional Bach organ toccata.
Last night was John Mayall and Peter Gabriel.


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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687742
03/12/17 4:14 am
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Jazzy blues, bluesy Jazz, Rocky blues, bluesy rock Jazzy rock, that kind of thing. Bach& Mozart. Every riff ever done by anyone was already done by Bach 300+ years ago. It's true.

Cheers,
Bill


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1985 Honda Nighthawk 650
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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687750
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Some live Grateful Dead from 1974.


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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687751
03/12/17 7:34 am
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I love many kinds of music, went to a concert of Green Day lately with my grandson.
Hardrock from Finland is cool too...listen and look. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ga-hR7CYbwQ


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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: NickL] #687766
03/12/17 11:33 am
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On the bike?

WGLT jazz feed off my cell phone, bluetoothed to my Sena 10c, piped into my ears via Etymotic mk5 isolator earbuds. Keeps me focused on The Zen of the ride.

http://wglt.org/audio-streams

The Etymotics make it possible - ~ 30db of passive noise cancellation. High quality sound at a reasonable price. There is a rubber cord wrapper to keep the wires in check.

http://www.etymotic.com/consumer/earphones/mk5.html

http://www.etymotic.com/consumer/accessories/mk5/er38-88.html

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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: Semper Gumby] #687767
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Before leaving the hotel yesterday morning heading home by way of Islip, Tampa, Dallas, and New Orleans....

Casting Crowns

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=RhxELo-uD3c


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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687769
03/12/17 11:57 am
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Willie Brown, Tommy Johnson, Furry Lewis, Booker White, Tommy MacLennan, good men with strangely Scottish surnames.


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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: gavin eisler] #687795
03/12/17 2:34 pm
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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687799
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Joe Cocker, Dire Straits, Eddy Muny, AC-DC, Tom Petty, Clapton, and Pink Floyd.
Also, anything good from the 1950's and '60's.

Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: DavidP] #687804
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Saw Jeff Beck when he was in town a while back with Clapton, he blew Clapton away. His rendition of A day in the life was amazing.

Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687813
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Dr. Michael White..."Take me to Mardi Gras"
Wynton Marsalis and Eric Clapton..."Ice Cream"


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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687814
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Joe Cocker on vinyl right as I try to figure out why my John Deere mower wont turn over.... Might need it this week to push some snow


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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687823
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Driving truck in the NYC and Philadelphia,broadcasting area,33 years now,there are many good,member supported stations, on the FM dial with all kinds of stuff.Most stream online or have app's.Here are my favorites.I regularly support one and periodically the others.
WXPN University of Pennsylvania<www.xpn.org>I particularly enjoy the Sleepy Hollow program,a quiet eclectic weekend morning mix,(archived) as well as Star's End('Space',electronica,(great in the dark with your coffee/wine/woman, or combination thereof).The Blue's Show,The Many Moods of Ben Vaughn, and Echoes.
WBGO Newark,NJ<www.wbgo.org> Jazz/Blues
WPRB Princeton University <www.wprb.com> Classical,Jazz, and Eclectic
WKCR Columbia University <https://www.cc-seas.columbia.edu/wkcr/> Jazz,Classical.
I got a AM transistor radio for Xmas 1967 from my grandfather, a Sinclair Oil promo,lovely, in red plastic, with the green brontosaurus."Light My Fire" is etched in my head, among many others of the era.
Been a radio person ever since."Blow up your TV"-John Prine
Music in my head today,
<https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W3BzAKHCEvo>
<https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tjhEEx0LZ48>
Neil Young, and others previously mentioned, at any given moment.
The soapbox is collapsing.See ya.


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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687855
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Wade, thank you! You reminded me to reset the timer on my Cub tractor's block heater (a 100 watt light bulb under the oil pan). Snow is on the way soon.

At work I can't stop listening to Psychedelicized Radio internet radio.


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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: Al Eckstadt] #687858
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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: kevin roberts] #687871
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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: Les P] #687886
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Originally Posted by Les P



Excellent pick !


Jon W.


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Re: what music are you listening to now? [Re: J. Charles Smith] #687887
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Originally Posted by J. Charles Smith



I'm in love with her ! Great song !


Jon W.


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1968 T100R Daytona 500
1971 TR6R Tiger 650
1970 BSA A65F 650
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