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Old 03-05-2018, 03:39 PM
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I'm a rare breed--maybe even a sick breed--and I hate music in most of its forms. I enjoy an aboriginal drumbeat, but if you take a close look at the drum in aboriginal societies, you'll see it's as much about communication as anything. Everything else is emotional masturbation. I have a hard time watching television and film, because producers feel a need to dress everything up with an intolerable soundtrack. As if the words and motions were not enough, I have to endure John Williams' sentimental horse shit over the top of it. I can't stand it. I hate when I'm at a ball game and the band decides to start blaring their noise. What the hell are they doing? Don't they understand the guys on the field are trying to play? I hate when I'm at a wedding and the organ starts to screech. Don't they think the bride knows its her time to go to the altar? So, right now I'm listening to the sound of an air purifier sucking dust out the air and it's quite nice actually.
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Old 03-05-2018, 03:43 PM
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Never met anyone who actively hates music.

That's why I love this place.
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Old 03-06-2018, 06:23 AM
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Originally Posted by spshane View Post
I'm a rare breed--maybe even a sick breed--and I hate music in most of its forms. I enjoy an aboriginal drumbeat, but if you take a close look at the drum in aboriginal societies, you'll see it's as much about communication as anything. Everything else is emotional masturbation. I have a hard time watching television and film, because producers feel a need to dress everything up with an intolerable soundtrack. As if the words and motions were not enough, I have to endure John Williams' sentimental horse shit over the top of it. I can't stand it. I hate when I'm at a ball game and the band decides to start blaring their noise. What the hell are they doing? Don't they understand the guys on the field are trying to play? I hate when I'm at a wedding and the organ starts to screech. Don't they think the bride knows its her time to go to the altar? So, right now I'm listening to the sound of an air purifier sucking dust out the air and it's quite nice actually.

I love music - certain kinds anyway - but I totally agree with you about its misuse, or overuse. Especially in tv and film these days. Intrusive music can ruin a film almost singlehandedly.
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<3 THE BOOKS -- Motherless Bastard

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Books. Books
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Hears a song about loop tape.. eer Tape Loop by Morcheeba

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Michael kiwanuka love and hate:

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Old 03-09-2018, 01:24 PM
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Time for a killer rif from the good folks of Thee Oh Sees:

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Hey,

Just thinkin' would anyone be up for building a collaborative WB playlist on Spotify?

Would be a cool way to discover new music I'm reckoning. If interested let me know and I'll post a link, all you have to do is 'follow' the playlist and add whatever you want to it.
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That's a wonderful idea. Would be a fun way to paint another community --

I just found this one from a friend of a friend:

We Are the Massacre by World's End Girlfriend -- 100% instrumental

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pEHNhYg8AsM

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Just thinkin' would anyone be up for building a collaborative WB playlist on Spotify?

Would be a cool way to discover new music I'm reckoning. If interested let me know and I'll post a link, all you have to do is 'follow' the playlist and add whatever you want to it.

..and
Give Me Shadow, Put On My Crow by " "
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I forgot how much I liked the reverb effect

Steve Earle's Down The Road https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zK5YFk5TFWc

For whatever reason, all my kids liked this song as a bedtime lullaby - I sang this and The Hooters Were Did The Children Go?
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I hated this when it came out, but it's grown on me (like moss?)

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Steve Earle Copperhead Road

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I could put this in the thread on covers.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A69BertdSt4
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Aaron Lewis - Country Boy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vsQzw_Ax8Cw
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Just discovered Balam Acab

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kN0rtVpnnbs

Oh Why, takes two minutes for the beat drop--

reminds me of what i know is in the green box..
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Amy Winehouse, 'Back to Black'.
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