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20 March 2019
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QuarryMan said
Yeah, colour me shocked a-hard-days-night-george-10

  

And stunned.

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In the last week I purchased Empath by Devin Townsend and The Black Album by Weezer. 

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Today I ordered the following albums from Amazon:

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Cloud Nine- George Harrison

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John Lennon /Plastic Ono Band- John Lennon

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Heathen- David Bowie

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The Next Day- David Bowie
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The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars- David Bowie

I also ordered Pattie's book.

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ZIGGY!!!! Lady Star(r)dust is the best song, no one can change my mind. 

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TheWalrusWasBrian said
ZIGGY!!!! Lady Star(r)dust is the best song, no one can change my mind. 

  

... define 'best song'...

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BUT FIVE YEARS
AND ZIGGY
AND STARMAN
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MOOOONAAAAGE DAYDREEEAAAAM

I'd say that Moonage Daydream is the best, actually, but it's very very close.

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A great selection, Fiddy, but I'm still not sure why you're choosing to go with latter day Bowie albums rather than his undisputed golden age.. Great to see Plastic Ono Band there though! 

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QuarryMan said
A great selection, Fiddy, but I'm still not sure why you're choosing to go with latter day Bowie albums rather than his undisputed golden age..

Three reasons:

1. They're from around the same time as Reality, which is a perfectly wonderful album, so it's reasonable to assume that these will also be wonderful.

2. They were both much cheaper than Aladdin Sane and Young Americans.

3. The Next Day has The Stars (Are Out Tonight).

I plan to get Aladdin and Young Americans next though. paul-mccartney-thumb_gif

Great to see Plastic Ono Band there though! 

  

I'm finally doing my homework 😉

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50yearslate said

QuarryMan said

A great selection, Fiddy, but I'm still not sure why you're choosing to go with latter day Bowie albums rather than his undisputed golden age..

Three reasons:

1. They're from around the same time as Reality, which is a perfectly wonderful album, so it's reasonable to assume that these will also be wonderful.

2. They were both much cheaper than Aladdin Sane and Young Americans.

3. The Next Day has The Stars (Are Out Tonight).

I plan to get Aladdin and Young Americans next though. paul-mccartney-thumb_gif

Great to see Plastic Ono Band there though! 

  

I'm finally doing my homework 😉

  

the next day also has valentine's day!! 

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They're here!

All except Ziggy, that is... hopefully it'll be here tomorrow...

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The case on Cloud Nine is cracked a bit, but it's not too bad. (nowhere near as bad as the case on Reality!)

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The cover art for POB looks so great. I want to go to wherever it was taken and just relax by that tree. 

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All of these on CD!

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Ooh, The Queen Is Dead! Her Majesty 's a pretty nice girl, but after all, it is so lonely on a limb stuart-sutcliffe

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Nice haul, @PurplishRain. I need to get Presence. a-hard-days-night-paul-7

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Beatlebug said
Nice haul, @PurplishRain. I need to get Presence. a-hard-days-night-paul-7

  

Presence is pretty great, us Zepheads need to give it some more love around here heart

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Indeed it is -- 'Achilles' Last Stand' is absolutely TERRIFYING and MASSIVE, and the rest of it is also very interesting. It's some of Zepp's most offbeat work, both rhythmically and in terms of accessibility.

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I think Archilles' Last Stand is probably the song that best represents just how incredibly Page, Jones and Bonham could play as a trio. Terrifying and massive covers it perfectly. Plant's not on top form but who can blame him, he was recovering from a bike accident or something mccartney-shrug_01_gif

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I think Archilles' Last Stand is probably the song that best represents just how incredibly Page, Jones and Bonham could play as a trio. Terrifying and massive covers it perfectly.

Yes -- the way they're each playing a different groove and they lock together for oh-such-intensity and tension and chugging like a train on speed. Those drum/guitar breaks are the stuff of my late-night terrors, albeit in a good way. Makes me wonder what kind of demons Bonzo though he was beating down. Practically gave birth to the metal genre right there. a-hard-days-night-john-6

Plant's not on top form but who can blame him, he was recovering from a bike accident or something mccartney-shrug_01_gif  

Car accident -- he broke his leg and was confined to a wheelchair for most of the recording. And I think the strain in his voice adds something to his performance, at least for Achilles. His vox on the live versions, where he's able to 'sort of strut around a little bit' more, are more powerful (also hair flips a-hard-days-night-john-6).

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Question: I'm planning on buying a new LP soon, should I go for 

a) David Bowie's Low

b) Kate Bush's Hounds of Love

c) Sufjan Steven's Carrie & Lowell

d) Miles Davis's In A Silent Way ? 

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You're asking a forum full of rabid laddinsanes and you expect us to say anything but

LOW

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