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Wind 'N Snow
08-13-05, 06:26 PM
Kraftwerk is a German band. They virtually invented electronica. They charted a hit in the US in the 70s with a tune called "Autobahn." Their music is minimalist and all electronic, tricky rhythms, weird monotone vocals. Their self-description is "robot pop."
Naturally, they have a website. (http://www.kraftwerk.com/)
To further confuse this issue, Kraftwerk (and it is a great CD!) stuff in analog, not digital. If that means anything. Synths and amps all have tubes (I believe) not fancy pants chips. The sound is very different from other popular electronic popular music such as Orchestral Manoevers in the Dark, Ultravox or Flock of Crybabies.
"She's a model and she's looking good..."
08-13-05, 06:30 PM
i've been on this funk of listening to rhythmic percussion...anything from the afro-celt sound system
08-13-05, 08:38 PM
<3 chan marshall
08-13-05, 08:49 PM
The Stooges - Fun House
08-14-05, 12:37 AM
Primus - Pork Soda
My Name Is Mud is one of my favorite songs!
08-14-05, 07:53 PM
It's a Wonderful Life ~ Sparklehorse
08-14-05, 08:00 PM
Tristeza - Mania Phase 12"
08-15-05, 07:47 AM
Jesus and Mary Chain - Barbed Wire Kisses
What a good one. I can't tell if I like this one or Darklands more. Both are majorly underappreciated albums of the '80's.
Right now: the new single by Arcade Fire "Cold Wind" which is new stuff since Funeral.
Soon: The Kings of Convenience's Quiet is the New Loud.
08-15-05, 09:23 AM
Ryan Adams and the Cardinals: Cold Roses
I am no "alt-country guy" but this album transcends labels. It's damn good, through and through. Pretty, sad, celebratory.
08-15-05, 09:40 AM
Tarwater featuring Tikiman
08-15-05, 10:18 AM
Dinosaur Jr.--Without a Sound
08-15-05, 10:47 AM
Jet City Woman-Queensryche
08-15-05, 07:23 PM
Have heard of for years but until recently never listened to Django Reinhardt. I'm glad that my guitar playing is strictly chords and that I never try to play solos or melodies; I'd burn the old Takamine otherwise. What drive, imagination, melodic sense, and all played with a left hand that was mostly scar tissue.
08-15-05, 10:22 PM
Well put Feldman. He was amazing, wasn't he?
Iron and Wine: Our Endless Numbered Days
08-16-05, 12:56 AM
-Architecture in Helsinki "In Case We Die" (a good album)
-Sufjan Stevens "Illinois" (an excellent album)
08-16-05, 01:08 AM
haujobb - Freeze Frame Reality
Junior Kimbrough ~ You Better Run: The Essential Junioer Kimbrough
08-16-05, 02:00 PM
The Richest Man In Babylon
08-16-05, 03:18 PM
I was wandering, Do any of you guys listen to music while your out on the road or do you believe it to be a little too dangerous???...
i ride with ear buds, if i feel the traffic situation is too hectic or something, ill pop the earbuds loose so i can hear traffic as well as my tunes. ive found that the important noises (sirens...etc)still get through anyway, and the annoying ones (honking cars) are at least dulled down so as not to be so annoyi8ng..... but music? : : ive been listening to The Aprils, Walls of Jerecho, and Sparta Locals alot lately... not to mention any jungle techno i can get my hands on (eggcellent riding music)
08-16-05, 04:44 PM
Sugar - Besides
08-16-05, 04:53 PM
Superunknown ~ Soundgarden
08-16-05, 10:02 PM
Bauhaus - Press the Eject and Give Me the Tape
08-17-05, 09:15 AM
Squirrel Nut Zippers - Hot
Johnny Cash - 16 Biggest Hits
08-17-05, 10:27 AM
John Vanderslice--Life and Death of an American Fourtracker
NOFX- Don't Call Me White
08-18-05, 06:29 AM
08-18-05, 10:18 AM
Deefhoof - Reveille
The Go! Team - Thunder, Lightning, Strike!
Husker Du - New Day Rising
Cro-Mags - Before the Quarrel (still gotta have my aggro...)
08-18-05, 11:23 AM
Metallica - Ride The Lightning
08-18-05, 11:43 AM
Flipper - Public Flipper Limited
08-18-05, 02:36 PM
Amon Tobin - Chaos Theory
Thievery Corporation ~ The Mirror Conspiracy
08-19-05, 09:06 AM
Last Chance Disco by Acoustic Ladyland
Excellent...punk-jazz, I guess you'd call it. Seriously - it rocks.
08-19-05, 09:50 AM
Styx - Rockin' The Paradise
08-19-05, 12:48 PM
The Cult - Sweet Soul Sister
08-20-05, 10:10 PM
Christie Front Drive - Stereo LP
08-21-05, 12:20 AM
Orff's Carmina Burana as conducted by Leonard Slatkin and performed by the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. Very nice!
08-21-05, 08:00 PM
Slipknot - Volume 3: The Subliminal Verses
Snoop Dogg - Woof mother****er
08-23-05, 08:47 PM
Dungen: Ta Det Lugnt
John Coltrane: Blue Train
08-24-05, 12:57 AM
Here is a wonderful instrumental guitar listening room:
08-24-05, 02:03 AM
This thread is WAY TO LONG!
Getting 2.5GB OF TRANCE/TECHNO/HOUSE TOMMOROW :D!
Bass Station 'Live at Big Bass' - Mixed by Dj Jason Midro
08-24-05, 02:51 PM
The Jam - In the City
Bad Brains - Black Dots
This thread is WAY TO LONG!
This thread should reach 5,000+ replies by the end of this year. Thats what i'm guessing.... :p It is pretty big for a music thread.
']The Jam - In the City
Bad Brains - Black Dots
Nice and nice. I've just gone and pulled both of these off the shelf.
08-25-05, 10:23 AM
Johnny Cash tribute hour at work this morning.
One Piece At A Time
Ring Of Fire
...to name a few.
08-25-05, 11:31 PM
Everything I have from the Big Boys
R.I.P. Randy 'Biscuit' Turner
08-26-05, 12:04 PM
Various Artists - Last Action Hero soundtrack
Movie, not so good...soundtrack, pretty good;)
08-26-05, 12:18 PM
The Wipers - Youth of America
Thievery Corporation ~ Bablyon Rewound
08-26-05, 07:55 PM
When I bike, I prefer to listen to something fast and rhythmic. Techno is good, but I get bored of it quickly. Metallica is ok for me, Sabbath, Pantera, Zeppelin, Hendrix. Drums only, like Mike Portnoy solos. Slayer is good too.
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