[FairfieldLife] Lightnin#39; Hopkins - Lonesome Road and Dominos

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
Gotta *love* the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVF-0JKLnd4 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVF-0JKLnd4

[FairfieldLife] Re: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, wrote: 167 posts for Richard and his brother Richard J. And the reason ...? Because I could. This is what happens when someone posts to validate themselves. Very perceptive comment, Empty. That seems to be the whole issue. There are people on this

[FairfieldLife] Re: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, wrote: I agree the Dead has the energy of the live band sound; bluegrass jams are often like that - they are sooo goood in person and just don't translate as well to albums. Why I think many people missed the Grateful Dead and don't understand them is that

[FairfieldLife] RE: Lightnin#39; Hopkins - Lonesome Road and Dominos

2013-12-14 Thread cardemaister
First measures around 86 bpm -- last ones about 110 bpm!

[FairfieldLife] Great RSA Animate talk by Barbara Ehrenreich -- Smile Or Die

2013-12-14 Thread TurquoiseB
Finally! From now on, whenever I run into one of those insufferable idiots -- whether in business or politics or the New Age -- who believe in the power of positive thinking or The Secret or that We create our reality, I won't have to interact with them as if they were sane. I'll just sit them

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread Share Long
Thanks, Seraphita, I found your comment compassionate and even tempered. Richard, I'll stand in the overposting corner with you. I guess I missed living with my Mom more than I realized after spending Thanksgiving, etc. with her. Go figure (-: On Friday, December 13, 2013 9:55 PM,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-14 Thread Share Long
Yay, Emily and Judy, these kind of exchanges are like a mini music appreciation class for me. Now I have somewhat of an idea of how to listen to classical music, what to listen for. Thanks. On Saturday, December 14, 2013 1:39 AM, emilymae...@yahoo.com emilymae...@yahoo.com wrote:  

[FairfieldLife] Ghosts speaking (in Finnish)??

2013-12-14 Thread cardemaister
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hrIZhZElY-w From 12:00 onwards One of the ghosts: Hei (Hi) The Interviewer: Is there anybody here? G: Mitä (what) G: Poissa (away) I: I came here to talk with you G: Sopii (fits: it's OK). Terve (Salute). Apua (help) I: Should the

Re: [FairfieldLife] Great RSA Animate talk by Barbara Ehrenreich -- Smile Or Die

2013-12-14 Thread Share Long
Similarly, in Quiet: The Power of Introverts, Susan Cain cites How To Win Friends and Influence People and its popularity in the corporate world, with people coming to believe that one has to be an extrovert in order to succeed. I'd add that being extroverted has come to be equated with being

[FairfieldLife] RE: Unanswered question

2013-12-14 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Monotonous Plan? That was before we had Transcendental Meditation and the Spiritual Regeneration Movement. Seize the day, we Know a lot more today. Make use of your time while you're here, the doors open at 7am for group meditation in the Domes everyday. -Buck He said: “Ours is an age

[FairfieldLife] RE: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread emptybill
When we start ascending towards 200 posts per week per person, we should no longer call it FFL ad astra but corn-field compost. Others might call the majority of it thoughtless drivel - which is apparently what is passed off for claims of yogic, high samâdhi. Patanjali proly had a sutra

[FairfieldLife] Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread dhamiltony2k5
“The whole purpose of life is to gain enlightenment. Nothing else is significant compared to that completely natural, exalted state of consciousness. So always strive for that. Set your life around that goal. Don't get caught up in small things, and then it will be yours.” -Maharishi

[FairfieldLife] Re: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, wrote: The whole purpose of life is to gain enlightenment. Nothing else is significant compared to that completely natural, exalted state of consciousness. So always strive for that. Set your life around that goal. Don't get caught up in small things, and

[FairfieldLife] Re: Space and Time Not Real?

2013-12-14 Thread Jason
Gravity is basicaly the warping of space-time around a massive object. In that sense it's more of a mechanical force rather than a fundamental force. It's space trying to bounce back into shape. Some scientists say that time also has three dimensions, just as space has three dimensions. IOW,

[FairfieldLife] RE: Ghosts speaking (in Finnish)??

2013-12-14 Thread cardemaister
The whole video with English subtitles: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Upv5TzlVhDY

[FairfieldLife] RE: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread awoelflebater
---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, turquoiseb@... wrote: --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, wrote: The whole purpose of life is to gain enlightenment. Nothing else is significant compared to that completely natural, exalted state of consciousness. So always strive for that. Set

[FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread awoelflebater
---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, turquoiseb@... wrote: --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, wrote: I agree the Dead has the energy of the live band sound; bluegrass jams are often like that - they are sooo goood in person and just don't translate as well to albums. Why I think

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread Richard Williams
Further Notes on the Grateful Dead The Grateful Dead's claim to fame was it's extended musical live jams and long instrumental improvisations. The Dead are well known for their Wall of Sound sound system produced by Owsley Stanley. Their forte was live performances. I saw them perform twice, once

[FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread doctordumbass
Speaking of pop music, in eighth grade, I remember there was this coffee shop on a golf course in the mountains of Luzon (Philippines), that had a jukebox, so my brother and I must have played, Winchester Cathedral, at least fifty times - my first experience of purgatory.:-)

[FairfieldLife] RE: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread doctordumbass
The thing I always appreciated about the things Maharishi said, as opposed to statements by other spiritual teachers, is that I always had the TMSP to use as a laboratory for research, so that I could own the knowledge, as understood by my own experience. What Maharishi says in this

[FairfieldLife] Re: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread doctordumbass
Yep - they did some good stuff, but not center aisle stuff, imo.

[FairfieldLife] Re: Inside China: Nuclear submarines capable of widespread attack on U.S.

2013-12-14 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Raised and groomed in the school of megalomania, how could the North Korean kid know differently. Bush was right, we got an axis of un-spiritual and ignorant evil there. -Buck in the Dome “States like these, and their terrorist allies, constitute an axis of evil, arming to threaten the

[FairfieldLife] Re: Inside China: Nuclear submarines capable of widespread attack on U.S.

2013-12-14 Thread dhamiltony2k5
“States like these, and their terrorist allies, constitute an axis of evil, arming to threaten the peace of the world. By seeking weapons of mass destruction, these regimes pose a grave and growing danger. They could provide these arms to terrorists, giving them the means to match their hatred.

[FairfieldLife] Music for Yoga and Meditation

2013-12-14 Thread Richard Williams
Riley Lee [image: Inline image 2] Satori - Riley Lee and Gabriel Lee (Satori) http://youtu.be/lP6Xd86uaOw Riley Lee is the first non-Japanese person to attain the rank of Dai Shihan (grand master) in the shakuhachi tradition. Lee holds a BA and MA from the University of Hawaii, and he received

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 12/13/2013 11:09 AM, Bhairitu wrote: Almost as interesting as playing the same bill with the Airplane at a couple of concerts and hanging out with them We listen to all kinds of music, recorded and live. Around here, there's music of some kind all the time: folk music, jazz, rock,

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread Richard J. Williams
You can do a lot better than this to keep the conversation going - you're starting to sound JELLOS. I'm thinking about putting all your messages in the ankle-biting folder. It won't take up very much space. Go figure. - On 12/14/2013 6:55 AM, emptyb...@yahoo.com wrote: When we start

[FairfieldLife] Re: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
Barry postures: So much easier IMO to just post shit and not bloody CARE whether anyone replies, or what they reply. I don't know about anyone else here, but my self image does not depend on what *anyone* here thinks of me, so I get to post just for fun. Horse puckey. Obviously you DO

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread Richard J. Williams
I am fer sure moving all your messages into the ankle-biting folder. They don't call you a TB fer nothing. LoL! On 12/14/2013 7:09 AM, TurquoiseB wrote: --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, wrote: The whole purpose of life is to gain enlightenment. Nothing else is significant compared to

[FairfieldLife] RE: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
Actually only one poster (out of 35 this past week) has come anywhere near 200 posts, so I guess we can wait awhile. empty blustered: When we start ascending towards 200 posts per week per person, we should no longer call it FFL ad astra but corn-field compost.

[FairfieldLife] RE: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread anartaxius
Is there an exalted state of consciousness? For Nisargadatta, the self is not one super-entity which knows independently, regardless of things; there is no such super-entity, no creator with infinite intellect. God does not exist independently from creation. What does exist is the 'total

[FairfieldLife] RE: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
A few thumbs-up posts aren't a problem. It's when someone seems to feel that a large percentage of the posts need a thumbs-up, without adding much else, that it begins to become tiresome. Folks need to be at least somewhat selective. In any case, while I don't want to go back to posting

[FairfieldLife] Re: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread TurquoiseB
In other words, Even though I made only 14 fewer posts than Richard, *he* is out of control, and I'm not. You should censor *him* and not me. Because I say so. :-) --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, wrote: A few thumbs-up posts aren't a problem. It's when someone seems to feel that a large

[FairfieldLife] RE: Lightnin#39; Hopkins - Lonesome Road and Dominos

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
Essence of... The Ur-blues. The rest is commentary. Emily wrote: Gotta *love* the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVF-0JKLnd4 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVF-0JKLnd4

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread Share Long
Judy, I don't think anyone *needs* a thumbs up reply. I express appreciation as I feel it and often have nothing further to say. As for being selective, I'm exactly the right amount of selective for me, and you're the right amount of selective for you. As I've said before, I like the buffet

[FairfieldLife] Re: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
Oooopsie...yet another Barryfail: Fairfield Life Post Counter === Start Date (UTC): 12/07/13 00:00:00 End Date (UTC): 12/14/13 00:00:00 958 messages as of (UTC) 12/13/13 23:38:57 128 Richard J. Williams 113 authfriend 39 Richard Williams 128 + 39 =

[FairfieldLife] Re: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread TurquoiseB
Ooopsie. :-) I didn't scroll down far enough down the list. Richard posts under two IDs, so he had more. Then again, *effectively* Judy posts as both authfriend and awfulbater, so she actually wound up making more posts than Richard. :-) Bottom line is that *anyone* making over a hundred posts a

[FairfieldLife] RE: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread awoelflebater
---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, anartaxius@... wrote: Is there an exalted state of consciousness? For Nisargadatta, the self is not one super-entity which knows independently, regardless of things; there is no such super-entity, no creator with infinite intellect. God does not

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
Share protested: Judy, I don't think anyone *needs* a thumbs up reply. Right. The need to post such replies is yours. I express appreciation as I feel it and often have nothing further to say. We've noticed. As for being selective, I'm exactly the right amount of

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, sharelong60@... wrote: Judy, I don't think anyone *needs* a thumbs up reply. I express appreciation as I feel it and often have nothing further to say. As for being selective, I'm exactly the right amount of selective for me, and you're the right

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Lightnin#39; Hopkins - Lonesome Road and Dominos

2013-12-14 Thread Bhairitu
Yes, he was a little bit hard to accompany. He tended to drop beats too. But an experience to work with. On 12/14/2013 02:40 AM, cardemais...@yahoo.com wrote: First measures around 86 bpm -- last ones about 110 bpm!

[FairfieldLife] RE: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
I like a lot of this. Particularly the part about taking out the garbage and that we are all ordinary (the way I am defining ordinary. But, as usual, I do not understand what this (highlighted) means. *You* do seem to be here, attempting to express the reality you live. Once the path

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Ice Krispies

2013-12-14 Thread Bhairitu
Congrats on your new digs. I'm going to have a big one of those parked in front of my house all next week. A couple of friends who used to work at Microsoft will be visited. They tootle all around the country in it. They will dropping by on their way to Clear Lake. On 12/13/2013 05:13 PM,

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread Bhairitu
Thanks. Here another cut posted by one of our fans. This one is from the Elektra demo session: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ovhyl_FHI4 Friedman drove the mixing board levels a bit which was something we weren't expecting the engineer would let him do. Click on Eli's channel for more

[FairfieldLife] Re: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
Barry tries to recover, fails again: Ooopsie. :-) I didn't scroll down far enough down the list. Richard posts under two IDs, so he had more. Then again, *effectively* Judy posts as both authfriend and awfulbater, Says the nitwit who boasts about not reading our posts, thus has never

[FairfieldLife] RE: Lightnin#39; Hopkins - Lonesome Road and Dominos

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
Judy, damn...excellent comment...ha. This one is a good one. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=orDprwmKmac http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=orDprwmKmac

Re: [FairfieldLife] Beneath Yellowstone, a volcano that could wipe out U.S.

2013-12-14 Thread Bhairitu
Another example that God could give a shit about humans and is really not a guy in the sky micromanaging everything. God is more like a mathematical formula unfolding itself. Humans be damned. Shit happens. Go figure. ;-) On 12/13/2013 03:00 PM, emptyb...@yahoo.com wrote: Mere prattle.

[FairfieldLife] Re: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
Smile. Barry, maybe you could provide a few additional tips on boiling water?

[FairfieldLife] Re: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
Correction: ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, emilymaenot@... wrote: Smile. Barry, maybe you could provide a few additional tips on how to boil water?

[FairfieldLife] RE: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread doctordumbass
If I may, your descriptions of enlightenment always have a bit of a sour feel to them. When the head leads the heart, it often comes out like that - The inside blossoms first, because it is closest, but the outside garden is also there to enjoy, as much, or more. Enjoy your unfolding and

[FairfieldLife] Re: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
snort guffaw giggle Emily wrote: Smile. Barry, maybe you could provide a few additional tips on how to boil water?

[FairfieldLife] RE: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread doctordumbass
I agree - anyone does the same thing in response to pain, past or present - shuts down, or distracts away from it. Our defense can be so great, that an entire world view can be built around that which we want to avoid. Kind of an amazing psychological process, like the body's attempted

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
Oh, shoot, Emily, I loved your comments and was almost finished with a response, but I stupidly lost it. I'm not up to recreating it right now; I'll tackle it later today or this evening sometime. Grr. HATE it when that happens. Emily wrote: Judy, comments inserted below (I hope).

[FairfieldLife] RE: Lightnin#39; Hopkins - Lonesome Road and Dominos

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
Where do you find these? Yes, this one is (understatement) another good one! Emily wrote: Judy, damn...excellent comment...ha. This one is a good one. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=orDprwmKmac http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=orDprwmKmac

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: Oh, shoot, Emily, I loved your comments and was almost finished with a response, but I stupidly lost it. I'm not up to recreating it right now; I'll tackle it later today or this evening sometime. Grr. HATE it when that

[FairfieldLife] RE: Lightnin#39; Hopkins - Lonesome Road and Dominos

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
Well, with this, I went into a basement store yesterday (the kind that sells vinyl records still and has old cassettes and CD's) to look for a particular thing as a gift, and while they didn't have that, they happened to be playing some Ur-Blues (smile), so I bought something for me, instead.

[FairfieldLife] New Generation of Kennedys

2013-12-14 Thread jr_esq
The grandson of JFK is apparently being groomed to take over legacy of his grandfather. But the children of Arnold S. are also part of this clan. So, it will be interesting to see how their careers will develop.

[FairfieldLife] RE: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread anartaxius
Emily who is not emily: Because there is this body, there is always some sense of a 'me', that is, a location within a larger context, but the sense of a 'personal identity' the 'real' D--, er, emilymaenot is a convenient fiction that describes the relationship between the processes that go

[FairfieldLife] RE: Living Lightly

2013-12-14 Thread anartaxius
dr Dumbass: Your last messages do not contain information to whom you are replying. If you are replying to me, the last time I experienced what would be called CC was over three decades ago. Maybe this is indicative of the total failure of TM, or maybe TM succeeded, but I do not experience

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-14 Thread anartaxius
It is really the Neo interface. I lose messages all the time. After you hit reply, the Reply button is still there, up at the top, and the Send button down at a location near the bottom where it is less likely to be seen, so it is easy to accidentally hit Reply and erase the message. After all

[FairfieldLife] Re: Inside China: Nuclear submarines capable of widespread attack on U.S.

2013-12-14 Thread dhamiltony2k5
I am feeling Bush II was quite right in his way, we got the vibration of an axis of evil going there. Very un-spiritual in excitation. Not much love at all. This is coming a time where people now who know better should come back to meditation around this. -Buck in the Dome “States like

[FairfieldLife] Marissa apologizes for Yahoo Mail outage

2013-12-14 Thread Bhairitu
Folks here think Marissa has a lot more splainin' to do other than just Yahoo Mail. I didn't notice the outage but they may handle their U-Verse users differently. http://news.cnet.com/8301-10811_3-57615617/yahoos-marissa-mayer-on-mail-outage-we-really-let-you-down/

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-14 Thread authfriend
No, it really wasn't the Neo interface. If it were, I'd have said so.

Re: [FairfieldLife] The Rent is Too Damn High!

2013-12-14 Thread Richard Williams
Taking care of all these cars can really keep a guy busy. There are maintenance costs; keeping them garaged; make sure they are clean inside and out and shiny; paying the State inspections and payments to the tax assessor; and there's oil and gas to buy. Just keeping the right amount of air in the

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: What People Wear

2013-12-14 Thread Richard Williams
Dress for the job you want, not for the job you have. In many cases, this will mean showing up to the interview in a pirates suit. On Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 2:47 PM, Richard J. Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: I've been giving a monthly donation to the United Way for about fifteen years -

[FairfieldLife] Re: Inside China: Nuclear submarines capable of widespread attack on U.S.

2013-12-14 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Updating love, the descent of Christmas love can't come fast enough to that area. Love needs to be updated fast in that whole East China Sea region right now. People everywhere should come to meditation now. Tonite. Tomorrow morning. That whole region needs a major download of love as a vector

[FairfieldLife] Post Count Sun 15-Dec-13 00:15:02 UTC

2013-12-14 Thread FFL PostCount
Fairfield Life Post Counter === Start Date (UTC): 12/14/13 00:00:00 End Date (UTC): 12/21/13 00:00:00 99 messages as of (UTC) 12/15/13 00:10:00 13 doctordumbass 12 authfriend 11 emilymaenot 9 Richard J. Williams 7 dhamiltony2k5 7 awoelflebater 7 TurquoiseB 6

[FairfieldLife] RE: Post Count Sun 15-Dec-13 00:15:02 UTC

2013-12-14 Thread doctordumbass
First!

[FairfieldLife] Re: Great Country Classics

2013-12-14 Thread Richard Williams
To all you country TMers out there! [image: Inline image 1] George Strait, From the album- Ocean Front Property 1987 George Strait, born in Pleasanton, Texas, 32 miles south of San Antonio All My Ex's Live In Texas http://youtu.be/RNWF6eJr81k All my ex's live in Texas And Texas is the place

[FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2013-12-14 Thread Richard Williams
We went to this place today: [image: Inline image 1] On Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 7:27 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: Today I went to this place to look for a hat. Paris Hatters in downtown San Antonio since 1919 is a very famous place that carries all kinds of hats, including

[FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2013-12-14 Thread awoelflebater
I think you need to get out into the country more. These strip mall chain stores are bad for the soul. I liked seeing those ramshackle houses you were posting, they have so much more character. Michael's would have all those garlands and wreaths and hobby-making stuff you need at this time of

[FairfieldLife] Re: Music for Yoga and Meditation

2013-12-14 Thread Richard Williams
Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia [image: Inline image 1] Listening to this music neutralizes stress and promotes happiness, harmony, peace and balance in your life and in the environment. Maharishi Gandharva Veda (Raga Marwa) http://youtu.be/HDcUvUfMs-M The Bamboo flute (bansuri) in both India and

[FairfieldLife] RE: New Generation of Kennedys

2013-12-14 Thread s3raphita
Re The grandson of JFK is apparently being groomed to take over legacy of his grandfather.: I hate shit like this. You have the Kennedy clan; the Bush family; the Clintons . . . this keeping power in the family line is like North Korea. (Yes, we have the Royal Family - but they are

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2013-12-14 Thread Richard Williams
We looked at this place last year: [image: Inline image 1] On Sat, Dec 14, 2013 at 8:33 PM, awoelfleba...@yahoo.com wrote: I think you need to get out into the country more. These strip mall chain stores are bad for the soul. I liked seeing those ramshackle houses you were posting, they

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread Richard J. Williams
Plus the fact that there are only two respondents that are addressing emptybill, so why is he reading close to 200 posts? I guess he thinks we're talking to him. He never gets back to anyone except for a few snarks anyway and I've yet to see him post anything very profound or even interesting.

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread Richard J. Williams
This is supposed to be a discussion, but there sure is a lot of ankle-biting going on. Some people sound down right JELLOS. When someone complains about somebody else posting, you know they REALLY have a lot of time on their hands. There's nobody forcing anyone to read anything here on FFL. Go

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Professor Post

2013-12-14 Thread Richard J. Williams
Nobody is forcing anyone to read anything here. Until the owner tells me to stop, I'll probably continue to post comments when I feel like it. If you don't like it you can leave. I'm not interested in dialoging with you anyway, you're a downer - I'm interested in discussing and reading about

[FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread s3raphita
Thanks again. Re I don't remember Quick Joey Small: That was an American hit but we're talking serious bubblegum here so are moving beyond your comfort zone I suspect. I liked the way the fun side of bubblegum laid the groundwork for glam rock which was a precursor to some aspects of

[FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, s3raphita@... wrote: Seraphita: Love this - I'm feeling kind of trippy again, but in a good way. :) Sweet, I remember this song from 1978. Horrors! I like them much better as the glam rock band you posted.

[FairfieldLife] RE: Great Country Classics

2013-12-14 Thread awoelflebater
Oh dear, if there is something I simply can't stomach it is country. If I had to choose I would pick a year of listening to the Dead over any amount of country. Geez, I'm strikin' out with on all music fronts with you. ---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, punditster@... wrote: To all you

[FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread s3raphita
Re I like them much better as the glam rock band you posted. : Yes - what really appeals is that the band are so obviously enjoying themselves (and definitely *not* taking themselves seriously) and that vibe gets transmitted to the audience. And what is also funny watching that clip is

[FairfieldLife] RE: New Generation of Kennedys

2013-12-14 Thread jr_esq
S3, The Kennedys are like the American version of the British royal family. The son of JFK would have been presidential material for the Democrats. Unfortunately, his life was cut short by an airplane tragedy. Nonetheless, the grandson of JFK would most likely have the power and charisma

[FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, s3raphita@... wrote: Re I like them much better as the glam rock band you posted. : Yes - what really appeals is that the band are so obviously enjoying themselves (and definitely *not* taking themselves seriously) and that vibe gets transmitted

[FairfieldLife] RE: Great Country Classics

2013-12-14 Thread emilymaenot
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, awoelflebater@... wrote: Oh dear, if there is something I simply can't stomach it is country. If I had to choose I would pick a year of listening to the Dead over any amount of country. Geez, I'm strikin' out with on all music fronts with you. I