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JBTX wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 1:38 am
t2cycling wrote: Wed Apr 21, 2021 11:00 am Massive Attack - 100th Window Album
I still love their hypnotic beats, synth sounds and laid back vocals.
I had no idea who they were until some years ago. I think I Shazamed one of their songs on a TV series. Since then realized they are quite frequently used on a lot of movie soundtracks and TV shows.
I think the theme from House was a Massive Attack piece. I always liked that theme.
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A lawnmower.

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JAZZISCOOL wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 11:33 am
Nicolas wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 9:45 am The Legend of Blind Joe Death — John Fahey (1996)
Nice! I like it - simple and acoustic. :happy
Yes, I find it quite calming. Now I’m listening to Bukka White, the great blues man whom Fahey “rediscovered” in the early 60s by him sending a letter addressed to "Bukka White (Old Blues Singer), c/o General Delivery, Aberdeen, Mississippi"—presuming, given White's song "Aberdeen, Mississippi", that White still lived there or nearby!
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bukka_White
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In honor of his 88th birthday 🎂, Willie Nelson's 1975 album Red Headed Stranger
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One Ping wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 12:29 pm
JBTX wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 1:38 am
t2cycling wrote: Wed Apr 21, 2021 11:00 am Massive Attack - 100th Window Album
I still love their hypnotic beats, synth sounds and laid back vocals.
I had no idea who they were until some years ago. I think I Shazamed one of their songs on a TV series. Since then realized they are quite frequently used on a lot of movie soundtracks and TV shows.
I think the theme from House was a Massive Attack piece. I always liked that theme.
Yes I watched House for years and had no idea who Massive Attack was

The theme song from Luther - w Idris Elba - is a massive attack song.

Ending piece from the movie Insider was Massive attack.


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Angel is featured frequently in movies in shows - perhaps best was Snatch

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Nicolas wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 1:02 pm
JAZZISCOOL wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 11:33 am
Nicolas wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 9:45 am The Legend of Blind Joe Death — John Fahey (1996)
Nice! I like it - simple and acoustic. :happy
Yes, I find it quite calming. Now I’m listening to Bukka White, the great blues man whom Fahey “rediscovered” in the early 60s by him sending a letter addressed to "Bukka White (Old Blues Singer), c/o General Delivery, Aberdeen, Mississippi"—presuming, given White's song "Aberdeen, Mississippi", that White still lived there or nearby!
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bukka_White
Same - I found it relaxing. I'll have to add Bukka White to the listening Q. :beer
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Snuffycuts99 wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 1:38 pm In honor of his 88th birthday 🎂, Willie Nelson's 1975 album Red Headed Stranger
Happy 88th birthday Willie — wow!
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Excellent jazz guitar player - Boogaloo Joe Jones

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PmjVli7eC8M

Includes a cool version of "Light my Fire" at MM 39.19.
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New (to me) Twisted Pine. From the album "Right Now," Amadeus Party: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qn3_zz7 ... Jo&index=3
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novicemoney wrote: Fri Apr 30, 2021 10:39 am I am glad the songs appeal to you. If you are still in an exploring mood you might want to check out Awna Texeira on a solo effort:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6QwdY0uwwI

or Trish Klein with The Be Good Tanyas (Frazey Ford on lead vocals):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oVKsgNStkGU

or Trish Klein on lead vocals with the Tanyas:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PK55q-K ... rt_radio=1
Thank you! I will definitely explore these.
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Have that on vinyl also... :)


abuss368 wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 12:45 pm A lawnmower.

Tony
LOL!

So... Was that a rewarding, enriching audio experience Tony? And you felt so uncontrollably enthusiastic about it that you just had to share, in case others might be equally enthralled? Any particular mower size, brand or engine speed that you find particularly appealing?

8-)
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iceport wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 5:34 pm
novicemoney wrote: Fri Apr 30, 2021 10:39 am I am glad the songs appeal to you. If you are still in an exploring mood you might want to check out Awna Texeira on a solo effort:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6QwdY0uwwI

or Trish Klein with The Be Good Tanyas (Frazey Ford on lead vocals):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oVKsgNStkGU

or Trish Klein on lead vocals with the Tanyas:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PK55q-K ... rt_radio=1
Thank you! I will definitely explore these.
Nicolas wrote: Fri Apr 30, 2021 10:49 am Turning Point — John Mayall
Have that on vinyl also... :)


abuss368 wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 12:45 pm A lawnmower.

Tony
LOL!

So... Was that a rewarding, enriching audio experience Tony? And you felt so uncontrollably enthusiastic about it that you just had to share, in case others might be equally enthralled? Any particular mower size, brand or engine speed that you find particularly appealing?

8-)
Ha! You’re to much!
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JAZZISCOOL wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 4:58 pm Excellent jazz guitar player - Boogaloo Joe Jones

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PmjVli7eC8M

Includes a cool version of "Light my Fire" at MM 39.19.
Interesting, I hadn’t heard of him before. I see that some have compared him to Gábor Szabó.
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Acoustic covers of American Beauty, celebrating the 50th anniversary of its release: Dead to the Core — American Beauty Revisited


abuss368 wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 6:21 pm Ha! You’re to much!
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Ha, ha! I actually like the scenarios I (involuntarily) conjure up trying to envision your listening circumstances. :D :beer
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iceport wrote: Sun May 02, 2021 2:10 pm Acoustic covers of American Beauty, celebrating the 50th anniversary of its release: Dead to the Core — American Beauty Revisited


abuss368 wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 6:21 pm Ha! You’re to much!
Tony
Ha, ha! I actually like the scenarios I (involuntarily) conjure up trying to envision your listening circumstances. :D :beer
Priceless!

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Last Pair of Shoes — John Dee Holeman (R.I.P. 4/30/2021)
https://youtube.com/playlist?list=OLAK5 ... 2i6bWh_S-0
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Dee_Holeman

The Essential Blue Archive: Diggin’ My Potatoes — Lead Belly
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Live From Emmet's Place Vol. 54 - Cyrille Aimée & Dan Wilson
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dreamrrr wrote: Mon May 03, 2021 8:09 pm Live From Emmet's Place Vol. 54 - Cyrille Aimée & Dan Wilson
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ha-oS6BC8TU
I love these live shows Emmet has been putting on during the pandemic! Top notch musicians all the time. :beer
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JAZZISCOOL wrote: Mon May 03, 2021 8:54 pm
dreamrrr wrote: Mon May 03, 2021 8:09 pm Live From Emmet's Place Vol. 54 - Cyrille Aimée & Dan Wilson
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ha-oS6BC8TU
I love these live shows Emmet has been putting on during the pandemic! Top notch musicians all the time. :beer
Yes, me too. Tonight's show was really good.
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Today it's Warren Zevon's album from January 2000, Life'll Kill Ya. What a way to bring in the new Millennium! Great Album...RIP Warren.
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dreamrrr wrote: Mon May 03, 2021 10:03 pm
JAZZISCOOL wrote: Mon May 03, 2021 8:54 pm
dreamrrr wrote: Mon May 03, 2021 8:09 pm Live From Emmet's Place Vol. 54 - Cyrille Aimée & Dan Wilson
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ha-oS6BC8TU
I love these live shows Emmet has been putting on during the pandemic! Top notch musicians all the time. :beer
Yes, me too. Tonight's show was really good.
Yes, he brings in amazing talent. Really makes me want to see live music again. :happy
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Stevie Ray Vaughan Essentials on Apple Music
Blues (1994)— Jimi Hendrix
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I've run across a couple of "Youtube" bands that I'm enjoying. Lexington lab band, and First to Eleven.
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heartwood wrote: Mon Apr 26, 2021 2:04 pm
bloom2708 wrote: Mon Apr 26, 2021 7:54 am Allison Russell - Nightflyer and Persephone

Allison IS part of Birds of Chicago and is releasing her first solo record soon titled "Outside Child".

Elise Davis - Empty Chairs and Yellow Bed.

Elise released her latest record "Anxious. Happy. Chill." in April.

Arlo Parks is another interesting artist. So much good/new music.

https://youtu.be/eovUiXuaM1k

All good voices. I especially like Birds of Chicago. I've been listening to them for a couple of hours now while I read.
a week later I still find Birds of Chicago on spotify a good listen. Good voices, good listening. Thanks/
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Ghost Riders in the Sky version by Glen Campbell and Roy Clark from the Uphill All the Way soundtrack. Old school shredding.

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Greatest Military Marches — The Very Best of John Philip Sousa — United States Marine Band
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New single "Then Came The Wave" from the upcoming album Nova from Swedish post-rock / post-metal / atmospheric band Atoma (on hiatus since 2012):

https://youtu.be/s6ljOKaWl6I

Best track from their previous album Skylight was probably "Rainmen":

https://youtu.be/u3FMWiTtMgo

Several members formerly part of previous group Enshine:

https://youtu.be/uWqr6xLeXd0
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Somehow it took me all these years to stumble onto "The Magnetic Fields".

"A Cat Called Dionysus" is what happens to be on at this very minute.

Wow, love them.
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Amythyst Kiah performs the song Black Myself on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

Powerful voice, powerful song.

This is a live — and looser — version of the tune that was originally released on the Our Native Daughters project with Rhiannon Giddens, Leyla McCalla, and Allison Russell.
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iceport wrote: Fri May 07, 2021 11:45 am Amythyst Kiah performs the song Black Myself on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

Powerful voice, powerful song.

This is a live — and looser — version of the tune that was originally released on the Our Native Daughters project with Rhiannon Giddens, Leyla McCalla, and Allison Russell.
Great voice! Also nice guitar mini-solo.
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West Side Soul (1968), by Magic Sam.
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I stream KDFC, a classical station in San Francisco. I have it on all the time.
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Eagles - "Take it Easy", "Witchy Woman" and "Hotel California". :happy
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Streaming The Moody Blues via Amazon Music Unlimited HD. Hadn't listened to them for a long time, it was long overdue.

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Arthur's Blues by Art Pepper & George Cables

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Snuffycuts99 wrote: Tue May 04, 2021 8:00 am Today it's Warren Zevon's album from January 2000, Life'll Kill Ya. What a way to bring in the new Millennium! Great Album...RIP Warren.
It is hard for me to listen to his song Keep Me in Your Heart without shedding a few tears. :(

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Television in the background.

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Giant Step / De Ole Folks at Home — Taj Mahal
https://youtube.com/playlist?list=OLAK5 ... kgLEqubcmI
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abuss368 wrote: Sun May 09, 2021 1:10 pm Television in the background.

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Their album Marquee Moon is great.
https://youtu.be/7KvgP8MlEEE

I'll try listening to it in the background 🙂
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No Mercy In This Land, by Ben Harper and Charlie Mussselwhite. Their album's titular song.
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World Music (1993) — Taj Mahal. He sounds like Peter Tosh on some of these songs. https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLsBs ... UW4xxWyeXZ
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Van Morrison's "Latest Record Project Vol 1" (2021) and "The Prophet Speaks" (2018)
His is one of my all-time favorite singing voices...
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Nicolas wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 9:45 am The Legend of Blind Joe Death — John Fahey (1996)
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Don't know how to explain I'll just leave this here
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Artful Dodger wrote: Fri Jan 10, 2020 10:45 pm
So feel free to post what you're listening to Right Now, or something that you like that was a recent listen that you'd like to share with the group.

So for me, right now, I'm listening to Miles Davis - Round About Midnight. This is a classic jazz album released in 1955.
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East-West Live — The Paul Butterfield Blues Band
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Streaming Anakelly on my main system.
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JAZZISCOOL wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 3:05 pm
Nicolas wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 1:02 pm
JAZZISCOOL wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 11:33 am
Nicolas wrote: Sat May 01, 2021 9:45 am The Legend of Blind Joe Death — John Fahey (1996)
Nice! I like it - simple and acoustic. :happy
Yes, I find it quite calming. Now I’m listening to Bukka White, the great blues man whom Fahey “rediscovered” in the early 60s by him sending a letter addressed to "Bukka White (Old Blues Singer), c/o General Delivery, Aberdeen, Mississippi"—presuming, given White's song "Aberdeen, Mississippi", that White still lived there or nearby!
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bukka_White
Same - I found it relaxing. I'll have to add Bukka White to the listening Q. :beer
Just did the same for both.
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Oh, man.

Ann Armstrong's cover of "You Don't Know My Mind." The rythm section (percussion and bass) are really cool and Steve Hughes's harp. Extraordinary.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=53vKdcBjBH8

A couple cuts by the recent incarnation of the Dave Bromberg band.

"Big Road"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mdIzoe6_Po

and the 11 minute version of "Diamond Lil"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XI_70tYJ71w

and a fantastic cover of "For What It's Worth" by Del McCoury and friends.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lIdfulZ1c5c
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