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Forum: Rock N Roll, Classic Rock & 60s Rock 04-09-2022, 07:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,738
Posted By Drjohnrock
Ray Davies, by a very wide margin—much more depth...

Ray Davies, by a very wide margin—much more depth to his writing.
Forum: General Music 04-09-2022, 07:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 402
Posted By Drjohnrock
Not a band, but I recommend JJ Cale, the guy...

Not a band, but I recommend JJ Cale, the guy Knopfler copied a lot of his style from.
Forum: Avant Garde/Experimental 01-22-2022, 03:40 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 10,217
Posted By Drjohnrock
Lately I've been listening to a fair amount of...

Lately I've been listening to a fair amount of Big Blood. A friend of mine is heavily into them and suggested I check them out. I don't care for all of their stuff but a lot of it is really...
Forum: Avant Garde/Experimental 01-22-2022, 03:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 135
Posted By Drjohnrock
Steve Roach--advice please

Can anyone recommend any of this musician's work? I don't usually care for music in this vein but (1) I heard something by him that was interesting, and (2) I sometimes like to expand my musical...
Forum: General Music 01-19-2022, 09:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By Drjohnrock
Some of his mid to late seventies work in which...

Some of his mid to late seventies work in which he came off like a non-obese Barry White sucked. But he did a lot of good work. What's Going On is a great album.
Forum: General Music 01-19-2022, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By Drjohnrock
The only thing that sucked about The Fall was...

The only thing that sucked about The Fall was their last 3 or 4 albums. Otherwise, very little about them sucked. They were a seminal band. Deal with it, haters :)
Forum: Indie & Alternative 01-07-2022, 07:21 PM
Replies: 430
Views: 54,770
Posted By Drjohnrock
Really love the earlier Pixies stuff, up through...

Really love the earlier Pixies stuff, up through Doolittle. I saw them on their first US tour, on the day Surfer Rosa was released. My top ten Pixies songs, in no particular order (except the first...
Forum: General Music 01-07-2022, 07:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,013
Posted By Drjohnrock
I recently discovered the music of Karen Meat,...

I recently discovered the music of Karen Meat, which is the musical vehicle of Iowan [Elizabeth] Arin Eaton--she goes by her middle name. The concept is similar to that of Cat Power: Karen Meat is...
Forum: Punk 01-07-2022, 06:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,969
Posted By Drjohnrock
I saw them live back in the day on the tour with...

I saw them live back in the day on the tour with Phil Calvert (ex-Birthday Party) on drums, along with a cello player. Good show.
Forum: Rock & Metal 08-07-2021, 11:23 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,338
Posted By Drjohnrock
My best vote goes to Physical Graffiti. It would...

My best vote goes to Physical Graffiti. It would be the one I would take to a desert island if I could only take one. It has a lot of variety but sometimes I think I overrate it because it came on...
Forum: General Music 08-07-2021, 11:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,501
Posted By Drjohnrock
The Fall--This Nation's Saving Grace Johnny...

The Fall--This Nation's Saving Grace
Johnny Dowd--Pictures From Life's Other Side
Webb Wilder--It Came From Nashville
Led Zeppelin--Led Zeppelin II
American Music Club--The Restless Stranger...
Forum: General Music 07-10-2021, 06:56 PM
Replies: 5,021
Views: 568,800
Posted By Drjohnrock
7/11/2021--The Electric Six with opening act VOLK...

7/11/2021--The Electric Six with opening act VOLK
11/2021 exact date TBA--Johnny Dowd
12/21/2021--Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

BBVD is the second or third rescheduling due to COVID, but who's counting?
Forum: General Music 07-10-2021, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 950
Posted By Drjohnrock
The Damned: song.com Loudon Wainwright III ...

The Damned: song.com
Loudon Wainwright III Something For Nothing
Forum: General Music 07-04-2021, 10:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By Drjohnrock
I don't go to any show I think is going to be...

I don't go to any show I think is going to be crap, even if it's free. And I've never paid anywhere near $15.00 for a drink. That said, I will probably go to see The Electric Six, if I'm...
Forum: General Music 07-03-2021, 09:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By Drjohnrock
They're $15.00 in advance. Can't complain about...

They're $15.00 in advance. Can't complain about the price.
Forum: General Music 07-03-2021, 06:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By Drjohnrock
The Electric Six--advice, please

This band is coming to my town in the near future. I'm undecided about whether to go. I've seen part of two live shows on Youtube, one of which was quite decent, but they sounded like a hack hard...
Forum: General Music 07-03-2021, 06:01 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 13,689
Posted By Drjohnrock
First: Graham Nash/David Crosby and opening act...

First: Graham Nash/David Crosby and opening act David Blue

Sigh...I was young and naive. That was my first concert seeing a group that toured on a national level. My first ever popular music...
Forum: Soul & Funk 06-19-2021, 09:36 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 28,376
Posted By Drjohnrock
DqJyVjmwcj0 ...

DqJyVjmwcj0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DqJyVjmwcj0&list=RDDqJyVjmwcj0&start_radio=1
Forum: Punk 06-19-2021, 09:11 AM
Replies: 251
Views: 33,838
Posted By Drjohnrock
Witch Trials also featured, IMO, the best Fall...

Witch Trials also featured, IMO, the best Fall keyboard player, Yvonne Pawlett. Her playing was integral to the sound, not an afterthought. Witch Trials was a fine debut but the band really started...
Forum: General Music 05-29-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,954
Posted By Drjohnrock
Appreciate your comments. The guitarist was Sonny...

Appreciate your comments. The guitarist was Sonny Sharrock.
Forum: General Music 05-28-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,954
Posted By Drjohnrock
Herbie Mann--Live At The Whiskey A Go-Go It...

Herbie Mann--Live At The Whiskey A Go-Go

It has two long songs on it. I like Philly Dog much more than the other one. However, your mileage may very.
Forum: General Music 05-28-2020, 03:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,976
Posted By Drjohnrock
Wild Horses by a country mile. The song has some...

Wild Horses by a country mile. The song has some depth to it. Angie is a vapid pop song that cold have been done by anyone.
Forum: General Music 05-28-2020, 03:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,568
Posted By Drjohnrock
The only song by Sayer I can stand is "Long Tall...

The only song by Sayer I can stand is "Long Tall Glasses (I Can Dance)." And even that would be vastly improved by a more talented performer.
Forum: General Music 05-27-2020, 09:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,266
Posted By Drjohnrock
Voted for Gimme Shelter. SFM hasn't aged...

Voted for Gimme Shelter. SFM hasn't aged particularly well.
Forum: General Music 05-26-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 607
Posted By Drjohnrock
It isn't a magazine. But a really good way to...

It isn't a magazine. But a really good way to find some newer, interesting rock is the New Jersey based radio station WFMU. You can find a stream of the station's broadcast, program guide, and other...
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