What music are you listening to right now?

Casual discussion amongst spiritual friends.

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Fri Apr 27, 2012 11:52 pm

Bobby Fuller...I just found out about his life and career. He died very mysteriously in the mid 60's. Pretty crazy story.

He wrote this one himself.

Last edited by SDC on Thu May 10, 2012 11:04 pm, edited 1 time in total.
User avatar
SDC
 
Posts: 1057
Joined: Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:08 pm
Location: North Jersey

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby daverupa » Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:47 am

    "And how is it, bhikkhus, that by protecting oneself one protects others? By the pursuit, development, and cultivation of the four establishments of mindfulness. It is in such a way that by protecting oneself one protects others.

    "And how is it, bhikkhus, that by protecting others one protects oneself? By patience, harmlessness, goodwill, and sympathy. It is in such a way that by protecting others one protects oneself.
- Sedaka Sutta [SN 47.19]
User avatar
daverupa
 
Posts: 4515
Joined: Mon Jan 31, 2011 6:58 pm

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:02 am

nice music, Dave.
Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.

Taṃ nadīhi vijānātha:
sobbhesu padaresu ca,
saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

Sutta Nipata 3.725

Compassionate Hands Foundation (Buddhist aid in Myanmar) • Buddhist Global ReliefUNHCR
Buddhist Life Stories of Australia
e: ben.dhammawheel@gmail.com
User avatar
Ben
Site Admin
 
Posts: 16348
Joined: Wed Dec 31, 2008 12:49 am
Location: Land of the sleeping gods

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby retrofuturist » Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:19 am



Metta,
Retro. :)
If you have asked me of the origination of unease, then I shall explain it to you in accordance with my understanding:
Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


Exalted in mind, just open and clearly aware, the recluse trained in the ways of the sages:
One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


Dharma Wheel (Mahayana / Vajrayana forum) -- Open flower ~ Open book (blog)
User avatar
retrofuturist
Site Admin
 
Posts: 14812
Joined: Tue Dec 30, 2008 9:52 pm
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby retrofuturist » Sun Apr 29, 2012 2:09 am



Metta,
Retro. :)
If you have asked me of the origination of unease, then I shall explain it to you in accordance with my understanding:
Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


Exalted in mind, just open and clearly aware, the recluse trained in the ways of the sages:
One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


Dharma Wheel (Mahayana / Vajrayana forum) -- Open flower ~ Open book (blog)
User avatar
retrofuturist
Site Admin
 
Posts: 14812
Joined: Tue Dec 30, 2008 9:52 pm
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Tue May 01, 2012 12:03 am

User avatar
SDC
 
Posts: 1057
Joined: Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:08 pm
Location: North Jersey

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby perkele » Thu May 03, 2012 9:02 pm

perkele
 
Posts: 347
Joined: Wed Feb 02, 2011 2:37 pm

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Sat May 05, 2012 4:21 am

On the theme of Visakha...

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.

Taṃ nadīhi vijānātha:
sobbhesu padaresu ca,
saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

Sutta Nipata 3.725

Compassionate Hands Foundation (Buddhist aid in Myanmar) • Buddhist Global ReliefUNHCR
Buddhist Life Stories of Australia
e: ben.dhammawheel@gmail.com
User avatar
Ben
Site Admin
 
Posts: 16348
Joined: Wed Dec 31, 2008 12:49 am
Location: Land of the sleeping gods

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Sat May 05, 2012 5:16 am

My son, who in an electronic dance music group "Initiatrix" wants me to share his music with you.




The facebook page for Initiatrix

Have fun!

Ben
Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.

Taṃ nadīhi vijānātha:
sobbhesu padaresu ca,
saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

Sutta Nipata 3.725

Compassionate Hands Foundation (Buddhist aid in Myanmar) • Buddhist Global ReliefUNHCR
Buddhist Life Stories of Australia
e: ben.dhammawheel@gmail.com
User avatar
Ben
Site Admin
 
Posts: 16348
Joined: Wed Dec 31, 2008 12:49 am
Location: Land of the sleeping gods

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby dhamma_newb » Sun May 06, 2012 3:14 am

If you like electronic industrial:



If you like this you can listen to their new EP in it's entirety here: http://kidneythieves.com/2011/10/18/listen-to-the-invisible-plan/
The watched mind brings happiness.
Dhp 36

I am larger and better than I thought. I did not know I held so much goodness.
Walt Whitman
dhamma_newb
 
Posts: 307
Joined: Sat Dec 31, 2011 6:36 am

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Tue May 08, 2012 6:34 am

Dedicated to my friend, Jacinto.
Thank you!

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.

Taṃ nadīhi vijānātha:
sobbhesu padaresu ca,
saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

Sutta Nipata 3.725

Compassionate Hands Foundation (Buddhist aid in Myanmar) • Buddhist Global ReliefUNHCR
Buddhist Life Stories of Australia
e: ben.dhammawheel@gmail.com
User avatar
Ben
Site Admin
 
Posts: 16348
Joined: Wed Dec 31, 2008 12:49 am
Location: Land of the sleeping gods

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby dhamma_newb » Tue May 08, 2012 1:33 pm

The watched mind brings happiness.
Dhp 36

I am larger and better than I thought. I did not know I held so much goodness.
Walt Whitman
dhamma_newb
 
Posts: 307
Joined: Sat Dec 31, 2011 6:36 am

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Wed May 09, 2012 2:14 am

Their best song IMO.

User avatar
SDC
 
Posts: 1057
Joined: Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:08 pm
Location: North Jersey

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby imagemarie » Wed May 09, 2012 3:31 am



:anjali:
User avatar
imagemarie
 
Posts: 374
Joined: Thu Feb 12, 2009 8:35 pm

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Thu May 10, 2012 9:46 pm

^^^^Nice


Dick Dale...

User avatar
SDC
 
Posts: 1057
Joined: Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:08 pm
Location: North Jersey

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Fri May 11, 2012 11:55 pm

I try never to do 2 in a row, but I had to share this one.

User avatar
SDC
 
Posts: 1057
Joined: Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:08 pm
Location: North Jersey

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Thu May 17, 2012 11:00 pm

As a child, I never noticed anything special about the following song. Now I think it is perhaps the best thing they ever wrote.

User avatar
SDC
 
Posts: 1057
Joined: Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:08 pm
Location: North Jersey

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Justsit » Thu May 17, 2012 11:45 pm

SDC wrote:Their best song IMO.



If I might share a story about this song...

My cousin Ed and I were volunteers in Washington, DC in 2006 when the Dalai Lama was in town to receive the US Congressional Medal of Honor. The Pray for Peace Concert was held at the Washington National Cathedral the same week to coincide with that event. On the bill were Jackson Brown, Krishna Das, the Tibetan monks from Namgyal (the Dalai Lama's home monastery) doing chant, Graham Nash and David Crosby, and others. Part of our job was to shuttle the monks around town to different events. The afternoon before the concert, the Cathedral was closed to the public for the sound check. Ed and I were waiting for the monks to come back from lunch; the doors were locked; we were the only two people in that massive building, other than Crosby and Nash and the music techs. Of course, they were doing Guinnevere. The absolute splendor of those two perfectly harmonized voices soared through the huge space, filling it. The afternoon light streamed through the stained glass rose window; the whole was infused with multicolored lights. It was so special, one of those totally unexpected moments of mind blowing, breath stopping beauty which life spreads before us so rarely; they are such a gift. "We shall be free...."
Two years later Ed committed suicide; this song is our perfect moment.
Miss you, Eddie.
Justsit
 
Posts: 257
Joined: Wed Oct 21, 2009 6:41 pm

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Fri May 18, 2012 12:08 am

Sorry for your loss, Justsit. Thanks for sharing that though.
User avatar
SDC
 
Posts: 1057
Joined: Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:08 pm
Location: North Jersey

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Justsit » Fri May 18, 2012 12:25 am

Thanks, SDC. I hadn't heard the song in a long time, thanks for posting.

BTW - see you're in NJ. What exit? :tongue:
Justsit
 
Posts: 257
Joined: Wed Oct 21, 2009 6:41 pm

PreviousNext

Return to Lounge

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Yahoo [Bot] and 6 guests