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Spectropop - Digest Number 1300



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There are 3 messages in this issue.


Topics in this digest:

      1. Re: Songs that "quote" others
           From: Steve Harvey 
      2. Re: My Name Is Mud
           From: Ed Rambeau 
      3. Re: Beatles Bands
           From: Al Kooper 


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Message: 1 Date: Sun, 25 Jan 2004 20:02:03 -0800 (PST) From: Steve Harvey Subject: Re: Songs that "quote" others Doug Richard wrote: > 4. The Flamin' Groovies-Good Laugh Mun: There's a little > "Pet Sounds" type bit on the ending of this song from their > "Now" album. It's no surprise, knowing how much both the > Groovies and producer Dave Edmunds respected Brian Wilson. I played Good Laugh for Brian Wilson when I got to hang out with him. No reaction at all. Later I found out the Groovies used to go over to his place in CA, but he never mentioned knowing them. Steve Harvey -------------------[ archived by Spectropop ]-------------------
Message: 2 Date: Sun, 25 Jan 2004 23:04:09 EST From: Ed Rambeau Subject: Re: My Name Is Mud Ken Silverwood wrote: > Hi Ed Rambeau & welcome aboard, I didn't know about your > version until i saw it appear in the US top fifty chart, > and never heard it till years later. But I do remember > "My Name Is Mud" as it got a lot of plays on "pirate radio" > here in the UK. So I bought it. Glad to hear that, Ken. Save it. It may be worth big bucks some day. LOL Ed Rambeau -------------------[ archived by Spectropop ]-------------------
Message: 3 Date: Sun, 25 Jan 2004 23:16:50 EST From: Al Kooper Subject: Re: Beatles Bands previously: > ....But then I saw a video - I don't recall the song - > and that music lived up to Al's description, so I'm still > wondering about what I saw that night. The live shows were WAY different from the records. The bass player had a freakin MOHAWK the first time I went. They were VERY heavy metal live as they were strictly a trio without the benefit of the 4000 overdubs they employed in the studio. I still love the records though. I have all their CDs, and some are much better than others. One of the really weird things about them is their roots are extremely spiritual i.e. their early lyrics are biblically themed. Didnt affect the music though. If you have to hear just one track it would be "It's Love". If you hear that and can walk away, you're a better Beatlefan than I am. Al Kooper -------------------[ archived by Spectropop ]-------------------
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