Turn Off Ads?
Page 29 of 37 FirstFirst ... 19252627282930313233 ... LastLast
Results 421 to 435 of 551

Thread: What am I listening to? (Part II)

  1. #421
    Pagan/Asatru Ravenlord's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Location
    Williamsburg, OH and the wilds.
    Posts
    8,993

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    today's play list while in my greenhouse:


    1. "The Wizard"--Black Sabbath
    2. "NIB"--Black Sabbath
    3. "Neon Knights"--Steel Prophet (Black Sabbath cover)
    4. "Metal Heart"--Accept
    5. "Petoeläimen Kuola (Predator's Saliva)"--Korpiklaani
    6. "Dante's Inferno"--Iced Earth
    7. "Dream Evil"--Dio
    8. "The Sound of Silence"--Simon & Garfunkel
    9. "Through the Eyes of a King"--Jon Oliva's Pain
    10. "It's Good to Be King"--Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
    11. "Imaginations From the Otherside"--Blind Guardian


    "Where's the ocean's daughter
    Was Peter Pan in Mordor
    No one's there to keep alive
    All these fairy tales
    May I return to Oz
    Will I meet the "Tin Man"
    "Coward Lion" where are you
    Without brain the scarecrow's lost
    In the middle of the lake
    Stranded in the real world
    Left in the world
    No place for daydreams
    Serious life
    I fall into
    I fall into a dark hole
    And I can't come out
    Do you know if Merlin did exist
    Or Frodo wore the ring
    Did Corum kill the gods
    Or where's the wonderland
    Which young Alice had seen
    Or was it just a dream
    I knew the answers
    Now they're lost for me
    Imaginations from the other side"
    the store for all your blade, costuming (in any regard), leather (also in any regard), and steel craft needs.www.facebook.com/tdhshop


    yes, this really is how we make our living.

  2. Turn Off Ads?
  3. #422
    Start the Reactor! *BaseClogger*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Indianapolis
    Posts
    6,492

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    Quote Originally Posted by Redhook View Post
    I like the Arctic Monkeys. I had no clue who they were a couple of months ago, but I'm glad I discovered them.
    Whatever People Say I Am Thats What I'm Not is one of my all-time faves. Haven't been as in love with their more pop-oriented sound of late...
    Quote Originally Posted by jojo View Post
    and buckeye fans only a week and a half away from another embarrassing loss they'll be forever unable to reconcile though one would think they should be well used to the modern buckeye brand.

  4. #423
    Mon chou Choo vaticanplum's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Pittsburgh
    Posts
    7,343

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    I finally got the Beck album (Beck did not make enough copies of this album!!) and I have to say I don't think I'm as into it as most everybody else. Maybe I was building it up too much in my head or am comparing it (unfavorably) too much to Sea Change. I think it's fine, it's just not blowing me away. Pretty but maybe a little bland. Maybe I just need to listen to it more.

    For the last several months my obsession has been Josh White. If you don't know him, you guys have to look this guy up or at least read his wikipedia page..just a jaw-dropping life story. From Jim Crow life to BFFs with the Roosevelts, gospel singing, fleeing McCarthyism, you name it. Krazy Glue was invented for his fingernails!! What?!?

    I had known his cover of Waltzing Matilda for years but that was about it. Then last summer I picked up a live album of his for a dollar and it was just incredible. He followed a similar musical formula for a lot of his songs, but was an absolutely arresting storyteller and very solid guitarist. The thing I've been listening to most recently is an album he did with Al Hall, which has a jazzier feel than a lot of his other stuff which veers bluesy and folky, and it's spectacular. I love this guy. Look him up.
    There is no such thing as a pitching prospect.

  5. #424
    Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Posts
    2,198

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    2010 Mock Draft Selections (picking for Rays)

    Bryce Brentz
    Brandon Workman
    Kris Bryant
    Matt Lipka
    Rick Hague

  6. Likes:

    *BaseClogger* (04-23-2014)

  7. #425
    They call me "chef"
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    1,085

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    Quote Originally Posted by vaticanplum View Post
    I finally got the Beck album (Beck did not make enough copies of this album!!) and I have to say I don't think I'm as into it as most everybody else. Maybe I was building it up too much in my head or am comparing it (unfavorably) too much to Sea Change. I think it's fine, it's just not blowing me away. Pretty but maybe a little bland. Maybe I just need to listen to it more.

    For the last several months my obsession has been Josh White. If you don't know him, you guys have to look this guy up or at least read his wikipedia page..just a jaw-dropping life story. From Jim Crow life to BFFs with the Roosevelts, gospel singing, fleeing McCarthyism, you name it. Krazy Glue was invented for his fingernails!! What?!?

    I had known his cover of Waltzing Matilda for years but that was about it. Then last summer I picked up a live album of his for a dollar and it was just incredible. He followed a similar musical formula for a lot of his songs, but was an absolutely arresting storyteller and very solid guitarist. The thing I've been listening to most recently is an album he did with Al Hall, which has a jazzier feel than a lot of his other stuff which veers bluesy and folky, and it's spectacular. I love this guy. Look him up.
    The Beck album doesn't GRAB you (outside of maybe Blue Moon) or have the novelty of being his first slow & dreary 'acoustic' album like Sea Change did...but it's pretty solid. I still listen to it on occasion and enjoyed it the more I listened. It's good background or headphone music that sneaks into your subconscious until you start recalling the melodies and craving certain songs.
    Cincinnati Reds 2014 W-L Record: 76.6-85.4*

    Cincinnati Reds 2015 W-L Record: 75-87**

    *UPDATED: 2/11/2014
    **UPDATED: 1/3/2015

  8. #426
    Who wants a mustache ride Ohayou's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Dayton, OH
    Posts
    922

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    Choo got it, dude.

  9. #427
    Pagan/Asatru Ravenlord's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Location
    Williamsburg, OH and the wilds.
    Posts
    8,993

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    not gonna lie....Frozen soundtrack....my kids have been in bed for hours, but there are three songs I just can't escape, and one I identify with waaaaaaaaaaaayyyyy too much.
    the store for all your blade, costuming (in any regard), leather (also in any regard), and steel craft needs.www.facebook.com/tdhshop


    yes, this really is how we make our living.

  10. #428
    Member NebraskaRed's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    1,702

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)



    Been going back and listening to this album a lot. For some reason, it's sounds even better on rainy nights.

  11. #429
    Member
    Join Date
    May 2000
    Location
    The Bush Leagues
    Posts
    9,578

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    Quote Originally Posted by Larry Schuler View Post
    The Beck album doesn't GRAB you (outside of maybe Blue Moon) or have the novelty of being his first slow & dreary 'acoustic' album like Sea Change did...but it's pretty solid. I still listen to it on occasion and enjoyed it the more I listened. It's good background or headphone music that sneaks into your subconscious until you start recalling the melodies and craving certain songs.
    I haven't listened to the new one but I'm glad you mentioned "slow & dreary" Sea Change. What a bore. Midnight Vultures was so excellent, but just too dang catchy for the High Fidelity types. I really hate the authenticity game with rock wags.

    1. Acoustic album? -- pure gold, dont' even need to listen to it.

    2. Harmonies? -- drivel, we can accept Pet Sounds but that's it.

    3. Gararge rock? --- fantastic, always.

    4. High Production? -- terrible, until maybe 30 years later when it can be celebrated (i.e. Phil Spector)

    5. Danceable? -- we don't dance.
    The widow is gathering nettles for her children's dinner; a perfumed seigneur, delicately lounging in the Oeil de Boeuf, hath an alchemy whereby he will extract the third nettle and call it rent. ~ Carlyle

  12. Likes:

    marcshoe (05-01-2014),RichRed (05-03-2014)

  13. #430
    Mon chou Choo vaticanplum's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Pittsburgh
    Posts
    7,343

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    Quote Originally Posted by Rojo View Post
    I haven't listened to the new one but I'm glad you mentioned "slow & dreary" Sea Change. What a bore. Midnight Vultures was so excellent, but just too dang catchy for the High Fidelity types. I really hate the authenticity game with rock wags.

    1. Acoustic album? -- pure gold, dont' even need to listen to it.

    2. Harmonies? -- drivel, we can accept Pet Sounds but that's it.

    3. Gararge rock? --- fantastic, always.

    4. High Production? -- terrible, until maybe 30 years later when it can be celebrated (i.e. Phil Spector)

    5. Danceable? -- we don't dance.
    I love both Midnite Vultures and Sea Change; they're easily my two favorite Beck albums in fact. What does that do to your algorithm?

    I don't know what you mean by the "authenticity game" exactly. Sometimes people just like what they like. I am more into music than just about anything else, probably, but I really balk at the accusation of being a snob or an assumption that whatever I happen to like or not like comes from anything but a place of sincerity. Modren garage rock, "fantastic, always"? I worship the Strokes, loathe the White Stripes. I can specify reasons why if asked, but it's really just a matter of taste.
    There is no such thing as a pitching prospect.

  14. #431
    Member Redhook's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Denver
    Posts
    2,271

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    Quote Originally Posted by Redhook View Post
    I like the Arctic Monkeys. I had no clue who they were a couple of months ago, but I'm glad I discovered them.
    Seeing them at Red Rocks in September. I've been there, but haven't seen a concert there yet. Pretty excited about it.
    "....the two players I liked watching the most were Barry Larkin and Eric Davis. I was suitably entertained by their effortless skill that I didn't need them crashing into walls like a squirrel on a coke binge." - dsmith421

  15. #432
    Member
    Join Date
    May 2000
    Location
    The Bush Leagues
    Posts
    9,578

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    Quote Originally Posted by vaticanplum View Post
    I love both Midnite Vultures and Sea Change; they're easily my two favorite Beck albums in fact. What does that do to your algorithm?
    Looking back at my post, I think I mounted my High Horse pretty quickly. My apologies. I was reliving arguments I used to have years ago on a music forum that was filled with dingleberries who'd nerdsplain to me how the Animals were better than the Beatles.

    Sure, some people just like what they like. But, IMO, life's too short for acoustic albums. A track or two, sure. But a whole album needs a good dose of rocking.
    The widow is gathering nettles for her children's dinner; a perfumed seigneur, delicately lounging in the Oeil de Boeuf, hath an alchemy whereby he will extract the third nettle and call it rent. ~ Carlyle

  16. Likes:

    *BaseClogger* (05-09-2014)

  17. #433
    Start the Reactor! *BaseClogger*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Indianapolis
    Posts
    6,492

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    I've been trying for years to find an active music message board. Anybody have any recommendations?
    Quote Originally Posted by jojo View Post
    and buckeye fans only a week and a half away from another embarrassing loss they'll be forever unable to reconcile though one would think they should be well used to the modern buckeye brand.

  18. #434
    Member
    Join Date
    May 2000
    Location
    The Bush Leagues
    Posts
    9,578

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    Quote Originally Posted by *BaseClogger* View Post
    I've been trying for years to find an active music message board. Anybody have any recommendations?
    http://www.bcb-board.co.uk/phpBB2/index.php

    It's a British site but there are a lot of Yanks and others on there. Little too much into Prog-Rock for me but a good bunch anyhow.
    The widow is gathering nettles for her children's dinner; a perfumed seigneur, delicately lounging in the Oeil de Boeuf, hath an alchemy whereby he will extract the third nettle and call it rent. ~ Carlyle

  19. #435
    Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Location
    Bloomington, IN
    Posts
    335

    Re: What am I listening to? (Part II)

    Quote Originally Posted by vaticanplum View Post
    loathe the White Stripes.
    Blasphemy!

  20. Likes:

    *BaseClogger* (05-09-2014),marcshoe (05-09-2014),Redhook (05-09-2014)


Turn Off Ads?

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Board Moderators may, at their discretion and judgment, delete and/or edit any messages that violate any of the following guidelines: 1. Explicit references to alleged illegal or unlawful acts. 2. Graphic sexual descriptions. 3. Racial or ethnic slurs. 4. Use of edgy language (including masked profanity). 5. Direct personal attacks, flames, fights, trolling, baiting, name-calling, general nuisance, excessive player criticism or anything along those lines. 6. Posting spam. 7. Each person may have only one user account. It is fine to be critical here - that's what this board is for. But let's not beat a subject or a player to death, please.

Thank you, and most importantly, enjoy yourselves!


RedsZone.com is a privately owned website and is not affiliated with the Cincinnati Reds or Major League Baseball


Contact us: Boss | GIK | cumberlandreds | dabvu2498 | Gallen5862 | Plus Plus | RedlegJake | RedsfaninMT | redsfan1995 | The Operator | Tommyjohn25