The beautiful music project

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Postby LES.. » Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:07 pm

We were in London on Saturday to see Abney Park live for the first time:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E-RCK1yXwHM

Quite an experience standing in a venue filled with people in steampunk costume all singing along to the chorus (-:
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Postby Gary Stanton » Sat Aug 01, 2009 12:59 am

Not bad for four weeks of playing.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n1G6eunAScU
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Postby crazzycat » Tue Aug 25, 2009 10:52 am

Gary Stanton wrote:Not bad for four weeks of playing.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n1G6eunAScU

yes not so bad, especially if you said truth and it take only four hours
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Postby Dave C » Sun Oct 18, 2009 12:53 pm

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Postby Mark in Vancouver » Sun Oct 18, 2009 9:15 pm

Me too! I'm amazed they made a "video" for it - a little boring, but cool archival material. Every time I listen to this song (which has made it into several anthology discs), the weird blend of styles amazes me. There's a bit of soul, the syncopated rhythm and oddball rhythm instruments, the ska guitar line, and George's totally outre vocals - he really lets go for this song.

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Postby Morpheus » Thu Oct 22, 2009 5:31 pm

A little "8 miles wide" for your listening pleasure

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w5U-YT-mRmI
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Postby Martin Thoene » Sun Nov 08, 2009 10:16 pm

Last night I fulfilled a long-held ambition and saw Roger Hodgson (of Supertramp) perform his epic Fools Overture with a full Symphony Orchestra and choir. It was the climax of a totally excellent concert at Casino Rama in Orillia, Ontario.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BuwEhXB5 ... re=related

I was moved to tears and virtually the entire crowd gave a standing ovation.
As an Englishman born less than 10 years after WW2, this song stirs the emotions.

It's over 30 years since Even In The Quietest Moments was released yet this guy is still so on top of his game and singing these songs better than ever.

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Postby Mark in Vancouver » Wed Dec 16, 2009 1:49 am

Need to get this thread going again...

J.J. Cale: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_OgjB6y70ew&feature=PlayList&p=98D6DD6129437C41&index=0

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Postby Graeme McKellar » Thu Jan 14, 2010 2:10 pm

Hi Martin, Im glad to hear Roger Hodgson is in good voice as I will be seeing him at the Byron Bay Blues Festival at Easter. Some others playing are Buddy Guy - Jack Johnson - Dr John - Taj Mahal - Jeff Beck - John Mayall - 10cc - Rodriguez - Buena Vista Social Club - Lyle Lovett - Crowded House - John Butler Trio. Sounds like a good line-up this year and I am really looking forward to it.
Have a look at some of my favourite Keb Mo at the moment.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zhltI5Js49Q
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bGLhk2C9 ... re=related
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4BKsUrcC ... re=related
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XkrapUIh ... re=related
Cheers Graeme.
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Re: The beautiful music project

Postby clintondixon » Thu Mar 14, 2013 3:44 am

wow.these are all great sounds!thanks for sharing
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Re: The beautiful music project

Postby mazilee » Mon Dec 16, 2013 6:01 am

I love this thread. So many beautiful songs.
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