This thing just is a marvelous piece of work. Period. I'll save the musicology study & superlatives. I was amazed! Pleased.
Having grown up playing in orchaestra's & later in jazz/lab bands, I truly enjoyed the special features with the kids in the Atlanta Youth Symphony. You just know this was the time of thier life! Something they will always look back on with pride and cherish.
Had tastes of that when we won band competitions & music festivals 20 + yrs ago. I know I cherish those memories.
But to be on & in a DVD with a band of the CLASS & Quality of Collective Soul? That was this well done? Shiver!
Something tells me Will Turpin was a… Read more
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Been a huge Dada fan since Puzzle & Dizz Knee Land (which was originally titled Disneyland on the pressing. Disney sued due to the "violent" nature of the subject matter, and subsequent issuances were re-spelled to pacify Disney (now a promoter of some far,far worse content in thier media). IMHO this is the best trio, if not the best band to come out of the 90's. It is very sad that they did not meet with more financial success. But they have put out music that is unequalled in it's muscianship, and complexity & simplicity at the same time.
I saw them live 1 time, at Ziggy's in Winston-Salem NC in 2004. It was an amazing night I'll never forget. Michael Gurley was there playing… Read more