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Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2001 12:48 pm
As a compliment to Shecky's Perennial Favorites thread: What albums are currently taking up time normally devoted to those well worn ones?
Komeda: I recently discovered this band and they've renewed my faith in pop music. "The Genius of Komeda" and "What Makes it Go?" have been constantly played for about three weeks now. Without a doubt the best "new" band I've come across in years.
I'll spare you the long paragraphs I had come up with on each of these and instead just list them:
Salaryman - Karoshi
Mouse on Mars - Niun Niggung
Beck - Midnite Vultures
Cornelius - Fantasma
Cake - Comfort Eagle
Talking Heads - Stop making Sense
So what are you on these days?
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Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2001 3:05 pm
Hmm...actually, this list is almost the same as my perennial list, but I'll list recent acquisitions:
• Chemical Brothers-Surrender
• Travis-The Invisible Band
• Guided By Voices-Isolation Drills
• Charles Mingus-Ah Um
• White Stripes-White Blood Cells
• Detroit Cobras-Mink Rabbit Or Rat
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2001 10:14 am
Thanks to the hoopla Johnny caused with hiws Strokes post, I have been listening to the Strokes ever since. It's damn catchy music, kids.
White Stripes: White Blood Cells (I am a slave to hype)
George Harrison: All Things Must Pass
Wilco: Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (I'll still buy it when it's officially released. It's THAT good)
Blue Ribbon Brothers: American Music EP (I don't why I love this CD so much...)
That's it right now.
Posted: Fri Sep 21, 2001 12:14 pm
I've been listening to Wilco's new one, Clem Snide's <i>The Ghost of Fashion</i>, Elliott Smith's self-titled album, a two-disk collection of Them, the Nuggets II box, and the Buffalo Springfield box. I can't wait to pick up the new Sparklehorse album...
Posted: Mon Sep 24, 2001 8:59 am
These are the CDs I listened to on my weekend roadie up north:
MC5 - High Time
MC5 - Back in the USA
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
Eeels - Daisies of the Galaxy
AC-DC - Back in Black
John Lee Hooker - Best of...
Led Zeppelin - III
Lucinda Williams - Car Wheels on a Gravel Road
Posted: Sat Oct 27, 2001 8:44 pm
the strokes: "last night"....******genius
blacke sabbath: "never say die"
the raspberries: "Overnight sensation"
foreigner: "hot blooded"
chavez: "you faded" (from the mighty Pentagram Ring EP)
AC/DC: "DIrty Deeds (DOne Dirt Cheap)"
zz TOP: "Jesus Just Left CHicago"
Iceblink Luck: "Cocteau Twins"
Bone, Thugs & Harmony: "The Crossroads"
the swan silvertones: "Family Prayer"
Mel Torme: "johnny one-note"
Richard crooks Sings Stephen Foster:"old black joe”
Posted: Wed Nov 21, 2001 1:22 pm
In case anyone cares what I've been listening to the last month:
Eminem - Marshall Mathers LP
Beck - Mellow Gold
(And GloNo Radio at home, of course)
Posted: Mon Nov 26, 2001 12:14 pm
Bronski Beat?!?! Wow, Sabu. I never knew.
Posted: Wed Nov 28, 2001 4:55 pm
Strokes, Big Star "#1 Record" & "Radio City", Radiohead "The Bends", Los Lobos box,
Pete Yorn. And repeats of Britney on HBO with the sound turned off.
Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2001 7:51 pm
"Repeats of Britney with the sound turned off"
The only way to listen!