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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24920 on: October 10, 2017, 02:48:29 PM »
Pentangle: Finale



Live album stitched together from their 2008 farewell tour. They're older and a bit rougher, but they still sound great!
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« Reply #24921 on: October 10, 2017, 05:05:19 PM »


Second spin.
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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24922 on: October 11, 2017, 05:47:10 AM »


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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24923 on: October 12, 2017, 05:47:13 AM »
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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24924 on: October 13, 2017, 05:43:05 AM »
Although arguably a classic . . .

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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24925 on: October 13, 2017, 05:54:42 AM »
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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24926 on: October 13, 2017, 10:24:56 AM »
Pentangle: Finale



Live album stitched together from their 2008 farewell tour. They're older and a bit rougher, but they still sound great!

I have not heard that particular album but Pentangle were always great to listen to  8)
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« Reply #24927 on: October 13, 2017, 10:49:06 AM »
I have not heard that particular album but Pentangle were always great to listen to  8)

I have several of their albums on vinyl. I've never heard a group quite like them: folk, jazz, rock, even some classical and what we now call "world music," rolled up into one flavorful package.

I also have a couple of John Renbourn's group albums, but that's more like straightforward folk music.
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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24928 on: October 13, 2017, 01:23:17 PM »
I have several of their albums on vinyl. I've never heard a group quite like them: folk, jazz, rock, even some classical and what we now call "world music," rolled up into one flavorful package.


Yes, agreed; they were quite unique with their presentation, content and overall sound.
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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24929 on: October 13, 2017, 01:50:28 PM »


For the second time in two days.
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« Reply #24930 on: October 14, 2017, 05:50:07 AM »
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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24931 on: October 15, 2017, 10:17:57 PM »


Barbara Dane - On My Way (1962)

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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24932 on: October 16, 2017, 03:59:36 AM »
Although also arguably a classic . . .

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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24933 on: October 16, 2017, 05:41:47 AM »



St Vincent, Masseduction
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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24934 on: October 16, 2017, 08:25:44 PM »
Although also arguably a classic . . .

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Have you heard this version?:

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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24935 on: October 16, 2017, 08:37:25 PM »


Anita Carter - Sings Folk Songs Old And New (1963)
Mike Hurley - First Songs (1964)

the Mike Hurley is good and interesting, but the Anita Carter was sublime and nothing can follow it

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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24936 on: October 17, 2017, 05:36:19 AM »
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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24937 on: October 17, 2017, 06:14:51 AM »



St Vincent, Masseduction

Gave this a first spin this morning on the way to work, which I now realize isn't the best setting for a first listen to one of her albums. Will need to check this out another time.

What do you think of it?
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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24938 on: October 17, 2017, 06:27:35 AM »
What do you think of it?


More pop oriented and catchy than her normal fare, it's quite good.  Pills and the title track are probably the best songs, and the first five are all solid, and Fear the Future is very good, too.  Some of the songs are, if anything, too short. 
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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24939 on: October 17, 2017, 02:57:37 PM »
Cardiacs - Some Fairytales From the Rotten Shed  DVD



Every bit as demented as the Seaside Treats and Mares Nest videos. Glorious stuff.

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