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Forum: Small Talk 06-03-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 135
Neil Young Releasing Lost 70's LP

Didn't learn about this till now.


Neil Young Releasing Lost 70's Album & Advance Track - YouTube
Forum: General Discussion 05-27-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,992
Re: Gord's Songs About Summer.

I was just going though some old threads and I missed this part and if Gordon didn't release "That Summer Night" did anyone else ever get a hold of it?
Forum: Small Talk 05-08-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 205
Emilio Delgado/Alegria

Don't know if anyone here grew up on Sesame Street but if you remember the character Luis but today today the acot who played him turns 80.

He's no longer with the show though he stilkl acts.
...
Forum: General Discussion 04-27-2020, 02:58 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,357
Re: Do you think the song ',For Lovin Me,' is chauvinistic?

What I wonder is a song like that or some of the others about loving a woman for a short time and moving on any different that such as in the later when rock artists were writing songs are drug use...
Forum: Small Talk 04-24-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,376
Re: Casey

Fine could you not bring your problems with her here?
Forum: Small Talk 04-19-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,834
Re: Graham Nash Of David Crosby

This is from a music forum about the situation between both men and David wanting a CS&N reunion.

http://forums.stevehoffman.tv/threads/david-crosby-wants-a-csny-reunion.804132/
Forum: General Discussion 04-18-2020, 03:59 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,357
Re: Do you think the song ',For Lovin Me,' is chauvinistic?

I see.

I just don't see how a song like that could have been looked upon as negative now and not back then especially for the other examples of similar songs about rambling on or the fact that...
Forum: General Discussion 04-18-2020, 08:27 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,357
Re: Do you think the song ',For Lovin Me,' is chauvinistic?

I don't see why he wouldn't now or what a song like that would be less acceptable.
Forum: General Discussion 04-17-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,357
Re: Do you think the song ',For Lovin Me,' is chauvinistic?

What does it sound like and do you have a problem that I'm even asking?
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,357
Re: Do you think the song ',For Lovin Me,' is chauvinistic?

Would you think of it any different back then?
Forum: Small Talk 04-15-2020, 02:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,079
Re: Anyone A Fan Of Roger Whittaker?

The song was released here in the US 7 years later.


Who know why it took them that long to release it here but it made the AC charts.
Forum: Small Talk 04-12-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,079
Re: Anyone A Fan Of Roger Whittaker?

Funny thing it appears some of his songs if not re-recorded like Lightfoot's stuff was edited.


Songs like

Durham Town

I Don't Believe In If Anymore

The Last Farewell
Forum: Small Talk 04-12-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,846
Re: Kris Kristofferson: An Outlaw at 80

Thought I'd mention here in the US GET-TV has been showing reruns of The Johnny Cash Show and tonight they're gonna air the episode featuring Kris.

They run 2 episodes beginning at 9 PM CST.

If...
Forum: Small Talk 04-08-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,846
Re: Kris Kristofferson: An Outlaw at 80

Unfortunately there are thousands of famous people like him.
Forum: General Discussion 04-05-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,357
Re: Do you think the song ',For Lovin Me,' is chauvinistic?

There've been many other songs that sound like For Lovin Me where man in the song is a rambler, stays with a woman for a while and them move on.


Here's some cases.

Rambin Gamblin Bob Segar.
...
Forum: General Discussion 04-05-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 405
Adios

Just listened to it for the first time.


A very good song.
Forum: General Discussion 04-01-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,357
Re: Do you think the song ',For Lovin Me,' is chauvinistic?

I don't see how it could be.

Obviously the guy in the song is being a jerk but it's also one of those song about a rambler who moves around, stays with a woman for a while and leaves and who...
Forum: General Discussion 02-15-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Re: Another New Song -- Why Not Give It a Try

I'm afraid this doesn't move me.
Forum: General Discussion 02-03-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,172
Re: The first time I ever heard Gordon Lightfoot

I don't get what you mean by "all over FM radio" considering it was a hit and I assume most top 40 stations were still on AM at that time.
Forum: Small Talk 01-30-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 446
Kenny Ranklin Silver Morning.

Don't know about you all but I haven't heard of him till not so vary long ago.


This was from 1974.


Silver Morning in lyrics - Kenny Rankin Music - YouTube
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 01-30-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 563
Kenny Rankin Pussywillows Cattails.

Pussywillows Cattails by Kenny Rankin...with Lyrics - YouTube
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2020, 04:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,219
Re: Original vs Re-recordings.

I've been listening to some of original and remakes.

Most of the originals are the best but I've come to appreciate some of the remakes.


Affair On 8th Ave and Softly though I still like the...
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 904
Forum: Small Talk 01-30-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 328
Proclaimers I'm Gonna Be?

The following is a rather goofy video made over a recording by a duo called The Proclaimers.


I'm Gonna Be (Italy) - YouTube



Here's the actual video of the song.
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2020, 03:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 904
Re: Analysis of Lightfoot career - long read.

What do you mean the years between 1966-1971 being experimental?

Plus I don't agree with the 67 version of TWIF being psychedelic. Maybe it was more of a rock or uptemple pop song, anything of...
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 01-27-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 395
What Do You Think Of This Version Of Sundown?

Gordon Lightfoot-Sundown Gayageum ver. by Luna - YouTube
Forum: General Discussion 01-26-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,172
Re: The first time I ever heard Gordon Lightfoot

The nice thing about that is I'd get to know many of his songs that weren't the major hits and then years later rediscover him through the internet.
Forum: General Discussion 01-20-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,172
Re: The first time I ever heard Gordon Lightfoot

I became familiar with Gord at a young age because my folks had some albums of his.
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 01-12-2020, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
Re: John Denver W&W

Other versions done of this song were


Glen Campbell


Liza Minnelli

Bobby Sherman
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 01-10-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
John Denver W&W

Wherefore and Why - John Denver - YouTube
Forum: Small Talk 12-07-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 503
Charlie Brown Christmas Original Print/Revised Version.

A Charlie Brown Christmas - Original print vs. revised version - YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sm-7ADxAUg4)


Never realized there were all these differences though I wasn't around in...
Forum: Small Talk 12-06-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 18,707
Re: Christmas Songs.

Been a while since I've posted anything on the topic.


I learned of this remake of Joni Michell's River by Ellie Goulding.


Originally I thought she was just some modern day autotone pop...
Forum: General Discussion 11-02-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 432
Playing Lightfoot Records Backwards.

Anyone ever tired it?

Not that I suspect he'd put anything bad in them.
Forum: Small Talk 08-26-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 834
Buffy St. Marie/It's My Way

I just listened to this song which from her website was from her first LP.


Is it me or does the guitar work sound a bit like some of Gordon's early stuff?



it's my way Buffy Sainte marie -...
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,851
Re: Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story

I've heard over the years Bob could be a jerk at times.


I remember watching some film of him being interviewed back in the day and responded to someone asking about songwriting and says.

"I...
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