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by MF
Sat Mar 10, 2007 1:24 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: How do you listen to music?
Replies: 24
Views: 2415

90% iPod (hooked up the dining room stereo)
5% laptop mp3s
3% iPod (on my subway commute)
2% cds

Once in a blue moon I find an old mixed tape and pop it in the stereo...can't remember the last time I made a mixed tape.
by MF
Wed Jan 31, 2007 4:06 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Love Songs
Replies: 32
Views: 2884

Time After Time - Chet Baker A Lover Sings - Billy Bragg Nothing Can Change this Love - Sam Cooke I Touch Myself - Divinyls I Can't Give You Anything but Love - Billie Holiday Love is Here to Stay - Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong If you were a Bluebird - Butch Hancock Throw Your Arms Around Me ...
by MF
Fri Jan 26, 2007 10:17 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Long time listener, first time caller
Replies: 40
Views: 12027

Given Carl's posts on the other 50 blog it's a damn fine thing that he's limited to about 100 to 150 pages on Celine. His blog makes pitchfork look plebian. As for the 33 1/3 series, I've only read Colin Meloy's book on Let it Be. It was a decent read, but not enough to make me want to delve further...
by MF
Fri Nov 24, 2006 12:55 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: OT TV Question
Replies: 3
Views: 1097

Laguna Beach is the most discussed show amongst the youngsters in my office...
by MF
Tue Sep 19, 2006 7:36 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Greatest cover songs
Replies: 139
Views: 15997

ive got multiples of Wichita Lineman and Wreck of Old 97 Might be a topic for another thread...in addition to Stardust I also have way too many versions of Louie Louie inspired by another post at this site . For Christmas, I bought a buddy of mine the Dave Marsh book and burned him a disc with all ...
by MF
Mon Sep 18, 2006 11:03 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Greatest cover songs
Replies: 139
Views: 15997

I imagine several of these have been posted already...I pulled a page from Chris G's playbook and did a bit of an iPod dump... She Don't Use Jelly, Ben Folds Five (Flaming Lips) Ice Ice Baby, Ben Kweller (Vanilla Ice) Wonderwall, Cat Power - from the John Peel Sessions (Oasis) Norwegian Wood (This B...
by MF
Wed Aug 23, 2006 8:48 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Another distraction for book lovers
Replies: 19
Views: 27840

This is a very cool site...I'm not sure I should have shared it with my better half. Between her bibliophilia and the kids I don't believe I'll be seeing much of my wife for the next few weeks...
by MF
Thu Jun 08, 2006 10:01 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Since there's more to life than just music...
Replies: 52
Views: 6367

Many of my pals are big fans of early Robert B. Parker and the Travis McGee books by John D. MacDonald. I don't know if it's dick-lit that I read between the heavy stuff - a better term might be jock-lit...Michael Lewis' Moneyball was the best book I've read in years. I also just finished Jim Bouton...
by MF
Mon May 01, 2006 2:09 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Canadian Artists on P2P, Suing Fans, future of copyright
Replies: 0
Views: 662

Canadian Artists on P2P, Suing Fans, future of copyright

A group of Canadian artists under the banner of the Canadian Music Creators Coalition (CMCC) held a news conference this morning to speak out about pending changes to Canadian Copyright law. On hand were several members from Broken Social Scene, Barenaked Ladies, plus Feist, Andrew Cash and others. ...
by MF
Fri Apr 07, 2006 10:37 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: What Every GloNo Poster Should Own... And Why
Replies: 98
Views: 11852

Motorhead, No Remorse "We're the kind of band that if we moved in next to you, your lawn would die." - Lemmy Released in 1984 (what a year in music: Hatful of Hollow; Let it Be; Rattlesnakes; Purple Rain; Zen Arcade; Powerslave; Double Nickels on the Dime; Reckoning; and of course, Van Ha...

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