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Posted on Oct 11, 2012 5:46:49 PM PDT
Captain Ogre says:
Another shuffle:

Vicious - Lou Reed
Turn It Around - The Smithereens
No Excuses - Alice In Chains
Tool Marks - Tad
Goodbye Cruel World - Pink Floyd
Brazenhead - Clutch
Speak - Queensr˙che
In Time - T.S.O.L.
Orange Crush - REM
Perpetual Change - Yes

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 11, 2012 5:47:59 PM PDT
Zman,
RE: Phil Keaggy...*THE* most underated guitarist on the planet!

Rightly said, Sir! At least, inderated by the general music-listening public; professional, "big name" musicians know better. BTW, it is also one of my all-time favorite songs, in general, and Phil Keaggy songs, specifically...I shoukd have added a link because the album cut of the song from, "Town To Town" is far superior to other, later versions.

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 5:58:59 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on Oct 11, 2012 6:04:18 PM PDT
sundancekeed says:
Good opening, Cap. Sometimes, bevity is the ticket. Works for me.

1.Doom And Gloom--The Rolling Stones (Best RS song in about 20 something years and it's brand new)
2.The Weight--Rickie Lee Jones
3.Once Bitten, Twice Shy--Mott The Hoople
4.Jokerman--Bob Dylan
5.The Seeker--The Who
6.Valentines Day--Steve Earle
7.Fuzzy And Wild--Flat Duo Jets
8.Doctor Wu--Steely Dan
9.Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground--Willie Nelson
10.Badlands--Bruce Springsteen

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 5:59:16 PM PDT
One more playlist for the evening...

Jumping Jack Flash ~ Rolling Stones
Won't Get Fooled Again ~ Who
Libe For Today ~ Grass Roots
Dancing In The Dark ~ Bruce Springsteen
Ride My See-Saw ~ Moody Blues
Nick Of Time ~ Bonnie Raitt
Going For The One ~ Yes
Fly By Night ~ Rush
The Gold, It's In The... ~ Pink Floyd
Space Oddity ~ David Bowie
Everyone Knows This Is Nowhere ~ Neil Young
Stray Cat Blues ~ Rolling Stones

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 6:11:19 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on Oct 11, 2012 6:16:48 PM PDT
It's My Life--Animals
Love Is All Around--The Troggs
A Secret Place--Megadeth
Love Story--Jethro Tull
The Hunter--Blue Cheer
Baby I Love Your Way--Peter Frampton
Any Way That You Want Me--Evie Sands
Dream If You Can--Gypsy
Heart On My Sleeve--The Band Of Heathens
Good Times Bad Times--Led Zeppeli9n
Darlin'--Frankie Miller
Baby Please Don't Go--Amboy Dukes
Hold Back The Dawn--Robbie Robertson
Heartbeat--Buddy Holly
Goodnight Kiss--Black Box Recorder

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 6:18:34 PM PDT
Porcupine D says:
Neil Young & Crazy Horse have a new album coming out as well.

Psychedelic Pill

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 6:35:51 PM PDT
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Posted on Oct 11, 2012 6:56:30 PM PDT
BigBadAzz says:
Hi RnRSoul, Porcupine D, Keeper, Wally and anyone else around today.

Thanks everyone for your kind words about my conducting efforts on the last ride. It was fun!
Great job Captain on steering TW38 out of the station. Short and sweet!

Can't Live Without You - Scorpions
Big Daddy - Talking Heads
Savoy Truffle - The Beatles
Someone to Love - The Firm
The Return of the Giant Hogweed - Genesis
Sylvia - Focus
Master Builder - Gong
Young Years - Dragon
Chemistry - Mondo Rock
Her Charity - Boom Crash Opera

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 11, 2012 7:05:58 PM PDT
Clapton Goon says:
Porcelain Dish,

re: only going to be one more new track...

...and out of the ashes of tour preps, new recordings, writing and such other nonsense! I've got all the greatest hits or compilations of the Stones that I need. All I really want is one more tour!

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 11, 2012 7:18:05 PM PDT
Porcupine D says:
Mr. Mouse

Re: All I really want is one more tour!

They have been hinting at doing another tour, to celebrate their 50 years as a band. Keith Richards recently mentioned that a few things have been set up, but didn't elaborate.

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 7:22:16 PM PDT
Porcupine D says:
Mr. Mouse

From Stonesnews.com

"Just after Keith gave us the best hint towards upcoming shows, gigs and something one culd call a 'tour', now texan fellow Bobby Keys himself gives us the next bit! He says that gigs will take place in November, two in England (that would be London, I think) and some more (!) in the US:


"We gonna do some more concerts, starting in November with two in England and then a couple here in the States, then there's a few added concerts after that. Keith told me a couple months ago there was something in the wind and just be ready to go. I'm waiting for them to send me the plane ticket and the information, and then I'll go."

Then he also shares some more deeper thoughts about what we all know will happen:


"The reality is this train is going to pull into the last station pretty soon -- I don't know how soon. I've been saying this since 1980," he notes with a laugh. "But I feel like it's kind of winding down. This may be sort of the 'Sayonara, see you later, had a good time, keep in touch.' I don't know that for sure. I haven't officially been told anything...I just take my cue primarily from what Keith says, so we'll have to see."

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 7:28:32 PM PDT
sundancekeed says:
I expect there's going to be one more Stones tour and one more Stones album. IF and it's a big if, Jagger and Richards can co-exist long enough to hammer out an album's worth of material. Pretty much all the sources say that they just don't get along very well anymore and at this stage of the game, time is NOT on their side.

There's also a rumor that "Tempest" is Dylan's last album. Wouldn't surprise me. But he may tour until they bury him.

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 7:37:18 PM PDT
Porcupine D says:
Also from Stonesnews.com:

"According to Roger Fredman at showbiz411.com, tickets for Stones concerts will go on sale as early as this weekend. Ticketmaster is going to sell them, it is said."

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 7:41:57 PM PDT
znodog says:
KISS, were really hot on the Dave Letterman Show last night.. It was exciting and I was pumped up when they were announced at the very end of the show, they came out smokin' and the playing by every player including Gene on bass, Paul Stanley, Tommy Thayer on guitars & Eric Singer on drums, all of them sharp very impressive!

youtube didn't have the end song but here's the first one, very good also

KISS

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SLWlvvbBCE

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 11, 2012 7:45:00 PM PDT
Walter,

The album cut of Everything Else is the only one I've heard! I have to assume later versions cut some of the length. That would indeed be a shame. And, yes. I meant underated by the general public.

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 11, 2012 7:50:19 PM PDT
Clapton Goon says:
PDOMG,

re: "The reality is this train is going to pull into the last station pretty soon..."

My gut feeling is that BK is right and this will probably be the last one. Of course, these guys have been proving everybody wrong for at least 25 years!

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 7:52:17 PM PDT
MoE says:
1. Masters of War--Bob Dylan
2. The Night Is Still Young--Billy Joel
3. Hope--Klaatu
4. Sister Midnight--Iggy Pop (with David Bowie)
5. I'll Drown in My Own Tears--Humble Pie
6. Tombstone Blues (live Real Live)--Bob Dylan
7. Aphrodisiac--Bow Wow Wow
8. Paint a Rumour--Eurythmics
9. 'Here's Looking at You--Blondie
10. Terminal Bar--Urban Verbs (an early 80s new wave band, fronted by a sibling from the Talking Heads family. very cool)
11. Everyone's Born to Die--Electric Light Orchestra
12. Fish Chips and Sweat--Funkadelic

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 11, 2012 8:00:03 PM PDT
Znodoggy.....thanks for the KISS link.....they still kick butt and ROCK.....

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 11, 2012 8:09:55 PM PDT
znodog says:
Thanks Keepee,

I knew you were gonna like that one!

Dream Evil

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKY-9xvjZyc

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 11, 2012 8:24:37 PM PDT
znodog says:
"Sir" Arthur,

love that list, Sister Midnight! great tune, love Klaatu, Funkadelic & that Humble Pie song from the Anthology is great, sounds like the Small Faces..

Posted on Oct 11, 2012 8:45:30 PM PDT
MoE says:
1. Dead Skin Calls--Future Sound of London
2. The Hidden Fortress--In the Nursery
3. Neu Koln (David Bowie/Brian Eno cover)--Philip Glass, from Heroes Symphony
4. Plus Something Else!--Eurythmics
5. Woman Tonight--America
6. More and Faster (12" mix)--KMFDM
7. Do I Still Figure In Your Life--Joe Cocker
8. Depression Blues--Neil Young
9. Fall of the House of Usher--Alan Parsons Project
10. Judas (DJ Shadow remix)--Lady Gaga
11. What Am I Don' Hangin' Round?--Monkees
12. 2000 Man--Rolling Stones

Thank you for the list kudo, zno. :-) Hope you're doing well this evening!

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 11, 2012 9:05:15 PM PDT
MoE says:
Concerto Piccolo, for Trumpets et al, Second Movement--Arvo Part
In the Hands of the Angels--Leon Russell and Elton John
Spirits of the Night (Springsteen cover)--Manfred Mann's Earth Band
The English Rose--Pretenders
Petroushka--Igor Stravinsky

Good nitht, everyone.

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 11, 2012 9:54:49 PM PDT
Po' Boy - Bob Dylan
Baby's Request - Paul McCartney
Stop Your Sobbing - The Pretenders
Something's Got A Hold On Me - Etta James
Love Tattoo - Imelda May
All Around the World Or The Myth of Fingerprints - Paul Simon
This Must Be The Place - Talking Heads
Destination: Anywhere - The Marvelettes
Shake Your Moneymaker - Paul Butterfield Blues Band
Hush - Deep Purple
These Dreams - Heart

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 12, 2012 3:08:16 AM PDT
Hey MissM....welcome...great list

Not much sleep last night...going to try to go to work, but hitting up the doctor late this afternoon to ward off whatever I have...throat is burning up and nose is running like a sieve....

TGIF!!!!
Back later with a list

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 12, 2012 3:37:08 AM PDT
Thanks GEL
Some kind of virus has been going around these threads!
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