What music are you listening to right now?

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby retrofuturist » Mon Aug 27, 2012 5:29 am

Greetings Perkele,

Heheh... hair metal.

Here's a cover of a song originally performed by the hairy Bee Gees.



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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Mon Aug 27, 2012 6:39 am

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.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Tue Aug 28, 2012 12:01 am

Another one my wife got me into...


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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby daverupa » Tue Aug 28, 2012 12:09 am

SDC wrote:Another one my wife got me into...


All y'all may like Shriekback, in that case.

    "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.
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Tue Aug 28, 2012 12:35 am

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.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Tue Aug 28, 2012 9:50 pm

daverupa wrote:
SDC wrote:Another one my wife got me into...


All y'all may like Shriekback, in that case.


Not sure if she knows of them, but that is definitely her style.

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Postby SamBodhi » Fri Aug 31, 2012 2:03 am

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby piotr » Fri Aug 31, 2012 7:46 am



Johnny Cash fans should love it :)
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby retrofuturist » Fri Aug 31, 2012 8:48 am

Greetings,

Jefferson Airplane are cool.

Skipping beyond their mega hits Somebody To Love and White Rabbit, there's still so many good songs. A couple that come to mind...




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Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Fri Aug 31, 2012 8:56 am

Indeed!
As you know I have been tormenting my facebook friends with a Jefferson Airplane/Jefferson Starfish retrospective of late.

Wooden Ships was actually a song by CS&N (Crosby, Stills & Nash) but done by JA when Crosby and Nash joined the band - at some point.
I like the JA version but prefer the CS&N original.



I do love Jerry Garcia on lead guitar but sometimes I just get a hankering for Stephen Stills' unmistakable style.
Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.

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saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby retrofuturist » Fri Aug 31, 2012 9:24 am

Oh dear Ben, that's terrible. :lol:

It's lost the endearing post-apocalyptic feel of JA's version in favour of generic early-70s US rock.

In order to redeem yourself, clap your hearers around this...



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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


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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Fri Aug 31, 2012 9:30 am

I will, but later. My wife will hit me if I play another youtube video.
CS&N terrible?? My friend - you need an education!
Here they are with Neil Young (CSN&Y) from their concert album 'Four Way Street" playing "The Lee Shore"

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.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby retrofuturist » Fri Aug 31, 2012 9:40 am

Greetings Ben,

I've heard worse but it doesn't float my boat - for mine, Donovan did that kind of sound better.



8-)

But anyway, setting aside the "countering" for a moment. Here's what I have actually been listening to over the last few days... Mansun.



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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


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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Fri Aug 31, 2012 12:05 pm

retrofuturist wrote:Oh dear Ben, that's terrible. :lol:


Terrible?! I'm so appalled that I feel reporting your post to the mods! :D

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Fri Aug 31, 2012 1:00 pm

SDC wrote:
retrofuturist wrote:Oh dear Ben, that's terrible. :lol:


Terrible?! I'm so appalled that I feel reporting your post to the mods! :D


Go ahead.
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.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Fri Aug 31, 2012 1:30 pm

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.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Ben » Sat Sep 01, 2012 3:10 am

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.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby imagemarie » Sun Sep 02, 2012 4:52 pm

Wonderful. Why do microtones make the hairs stand-up on the back of your neck :tongue:

This one is for Tilt
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SamBodhi » Sun Sep 02, 2012 6:30 pm

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Mon Sep 03, 2012 9:30 pm

Just amazing...




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