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Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2011, 04:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,667
Posted By The Rez
New Year's Eve . . . Silvesterabend

Hallo All,

New Year's Eve . . .

(here in Germany called 'Silvester' or 'Silvesterabend')

"Let there be Peace on Earth . . . and let it begin with me"

As Ever,
Forum: General Discussion 12-19-2009, 12:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,206
Posted By The Rez
Re: Winter in Toronto

Alas,

Much as I hate to report it . . .

Yesterday was 75F in Balboa, CA.

Uniform of the Day: Cutoffs, T-Shirt, and barefoot

Went for a sundown swim - which *was* quite cold.
Forum: Small Talk 12-14-2009, 07:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,424
Posted By The Rez
Re: Maya - My Baby GrandGirl - and The Struggle

Bless Your Heart, Char . . .

Ya' gotta teach me that trick!

Rez
Forum: Small Talk 12-14-2009, 04:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,424
Posted By The Rez
Re: Maya - My Baby Grand-Girl - and The Struggle

Thanks Annie for the Background Info on *Maya*

I've copied your descriptive to Maya [so she can
inform her parents, Joshua & Heather]

All continues well. I'll visit in mid-January.
Gramps...
Forum: Small Talk 12-07-2009, 09:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,424
Posted By The Rez
Re: Maya - My Baby GrandGirl - and The Struggle

Spoke with my boy Joshua yesterday evening. He was rocking Maya

Maya is "Thriving" and gaining appropriate weight.

It's requiring a combination of breast and breast-pumped bottle feeding
to...
Forum: General Discussion 12-06-2009, 10:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,135
Posted By The Rez
Re: Ho Chi Minh City

Thanks Big 'jj' for the Double-Video . . . each equally unintelligible

First night at Massey Hall, when Gordon [with a sly chuckle] told me
of Alan's *Mrs Vietnam* gig, I thought he was jesting....
Forum: General Discussion 12-06-2009, 01:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,135
Posted By The Rez
Re: Ho Chi Minh City

Another *anecdote* from 2009 Massey via Gord:

Alan Thicke was in Ho Chi Minh City instead of Toronto, as he was hosting

. . . get ready

The *Mrs* Viet Nam Pageant

Did your daughter hear...
Forum: Small Talk 11-30-2009, 11:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,424
Posted By The Rez
Re: Maya - My Baby GrandGirl - and The Struggle

Thanks Big for your Kind Hearts,

I spoke w/ my boy Joshua last night.

As of then, they expect to come home *as a family* be week's end.

As soon as I arrive back in Southern California...
Forum: Small Talk 11-28-2009, 04:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,424
Posted By The Rez
Maya - My Baby GrandGirl - and The Struggle

Hey Folks,

While in Toronto [where I still am] my son Joshua's wife [Heather] gave birth
to a baby girl - Maya, by first name. Her birth was an ordeal beyond what I could imagine. But, now -...
Forum: General Discussion 08-28-2009, 12:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,602
Posted By The Rez
Re: Gord on piano live - Fine as Fine Can Be

Sir Johnny - you make me Smile Big.

I'd never been able to post those fotos of Jimmy Rodgers Inner-Scullcap
. . . Framed . . . withoutcha. Thus far, that's my Paramount Fame-Claim
in the...
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2009, 07:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,602
Posted By The Rez
Re: Gord on piano live - Fine as Fine Can Be

jj - Thank You . . . Priceless and Precious.

*Fine as Fine Can Be* - a song never out of my personal 'play list'
. . . and I mean, wherever anyone would would gather and a piano
happened to...
Forum: Small Talk 07-20-2009, 03:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,071
Posted By The Rez
40yrs - The Moon and a Song called Armstrong

America's Space Program was front and center in my youth. Both my parents
worked for North American Aviation [later Rockwell] for *real* Rocket Scientists.

Below is the link to a photo of my...
Forum: Small Talk 05-13-2009, 12:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,687
Posted By The Rez
Re: Travis Edmonson [Bud & Travis]

This is The Los Angeles Times Obituary on Travis

http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-travis-edmonson12-2009may12,0,6106526.story

Likely, many of us aren't aware of the seminal...
Forum: Small Talk 05-11-2009, 03:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,687
Posted By The Rez
Re: Travis Edmonson [Bud & Travis]

Travis has gone Home . . . he lingers no longer

Treat yourself to some 'Bud & Travis' from those heady days

Oftimes 'timeless' flies just beneath our personal radar - discover

The Gracious...
Forum: Small Talk 05-09-2009, 09:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,687
Posted By The Rez
Re: Travis Edmonson [Bud & Travis]

Travis is now on Hospice

This video is from The Kingston Trio Fantash Camp #5 - 2006

YouTube - Travis Edmondson With The Kingston Trio: Everybody Loves Saturday Night

Blessings,

Rez
Forum: Small Talk 05-09-2009, 12:50 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,629
Posted By The Rez
Re: Besides Gordon,other acts (even actors) you've met in person.

OK - Here are my fotos for Celebrity Countdown

I was 8 yrs old - fresh from Tulsa, via Denver . . .
to KTLA Channel 5 Los Angeles

Live from the sound booth . . . watching Puppetteers
dressed...
Forum: Small Talk 05-05-2009, 09:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,687
Posted By The Rez
Travis Edmonson [Bud & Travis]

Folks,

Travis has been extremely ill a number of years now.

Last night he was not expected to survive till daybreak

He did - and rallied a bit

The rally won't last long, we know - but Bud...
Forum: Small Talk 05-05-2009, 02:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,161
Posted By The Rez
Re: ROBIN THICKE . . . mosey . . . mosey . . .

Hey Char [mosey . . . mosey . . . mosey . . . ]

Dunno how this Foto Op stuff is gonna pan out,
but the cool, suede, lady taking the fotos said
they would be e-mailed to me . . .

Tell Lisa to...
Forum: Small Talk 05-05-2009, 02:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,510
Posted By The Rez
Re: The LA Acoustic Festival

Just got word that The Kingston Trio have joined the Bill.

Heath permitting, Bob Shane [origianl KT] will appear also.

An interesting question, that - when does a group made up of
zero...
Forum: Small Talk 05-04-2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,161
Posted By The Rez
ROBIN THICKE . . . mosey . . . mosey . . .

OK, Char - here's the skinny . . .

First Off:

Robin's music and show were Magnificent - I expected nothing less
The Music is in Good Hands, indeed

Second Off:

Aftershow, while everyone...
Forum: General Discussion 05-04-2009, 08:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,123
Posted By The Rez
Re: Back Home in Derry

ROBIN NEWS . . . ROBIN NEWS . . . ROBIN NEWS . . . ROBIN NEWS . . .ROBIN NEWS

Mosey on over to Small Talk . . .

[mosey . . . mosey . . . mosey . . . mosey . . .mosey . . . mosey . . . mosey . ....
Forum: General Discussion 05-04-2009, 08:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,123
Posted By The Rez
Re: Back Home in Derry

[QUOTE=The Rez;151602]Well - It's not just us who know nothing conclusive . . . yet

http://www.mysongbook.de/msb/songs/b/backhome.html

Enjoy the Tumble . . .

Timeline . . . maybe:

Gord...
Forum: General Discussion 05-02-2009, 08:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,123
Posted By The Rez
Re: Back Home in Derry

Well - It's not just us who know nothing conclusive . . . yet

http://www.mysongbook.de/msb/songs/b/backhome.html

Enjoy the Tumble . . .

Timeline . . . maybe:

Gord begat Bobby Sands *The...
Forum: General Discussion 05-01-2009, 03:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,123
Posted By The Rez
Re: Back Home in Derry

OK - Now I'm really confused . . .

Finally found The Fenians CD jacket: *Back Home in Derry*
writer credits are listed as Bobby Sands and Christy Moore
- no year given

Only just met these...
Forum: General Discussion 04-29-2009, 08:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,123
Posted By The Rez
Re: Back Home in Derry

Thanks 'youngstranger' for the Eric Bogle info. A fine song
beyond words for me. WWI was my Father's war - at 16yrs
of old - in 1916.

The Fenian's setup led me to think the song was of the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-29-2009, 01:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,123
Posted By The Rez
Re: Back Home in Derry

Hey Folkies,

Thanks Big for the info.

I'd known Christy Moore brought *Derry* to prominence, but
- as did others - figured Gord's progressions and melody were
"borrowed" Also aware Bobby...
Forum: General Discussion 04-26-2009, 04:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,123
Posted By The Rez
Re: Back Home in Derry

Thanks for the *search* tip, Peter. I knew there was a way,
but was too sleepy last night to figure it out . . .
that and *navigation* in general being smarter than I am.

Re: Copyright...
Forum: General Discussion 04-26-2009, 02:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,123
Posted By The Rez
Back Home in Derry

I recently attended a concert by The Fenians in Newport Beach, CA. Excellent!

After a dissertation on Bobby Sands important place in many an Irish heart,
they launched into *Back Home in Derry*...
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 04-26-2009, 02:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,953
Posted By The Rez
Re: Barbra Streisand

Hey Fezo,

Through my three sons, I've come to truly enjoy a whole scene of musicians otherwise unknown to me. Cool thing is it works both ways.

Back in the late 80's Gord did a night at the...
Forum: Small Talk 04-23-2009, 03:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,510
Posted By The Rez
Re: The LA Acoustic Festival

Hey Don Q . . . been on the absent list of most everything, but am seriously
re-joining life [already in progress]

Making the Folk Festival shouldn't be a problem: just apply the physicist's ...
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 04-23-2009, 02:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,953
Posted By The Rez
Re: Barbra Streisand

I just poked the "Excellent" hole . . . wonder why?

There's an old saying among musicians:
I may not like what you did, but you did it well.

So, I ain't much into rap . . .
but I can tell...
Forum: Small Talk 03-30-2009, 03:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,479
Posted By The Rez
Re: Needful . . . most Needful

Hey Folkies,

When Barry sent this video to me, I didn't notice a song was present also

[I keep my laptop *muted* to avoid the dreaded *whistles & bells*]

We'd been talking the night before...
Forum: Small Talk 03-29-2009, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,479
Posted By The Rez
Needful . . . most Needful

from Barry McGuire through me to YOU . . .

http://www.tangle.com/view_video.php?viewkey=8cf08faca5dd9ea45513&sp=2
Forum: Small Talk 03-22-2009, 03:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,510
Posted By The Rez
The LA Acoustic Festival

OK - Gord Lightheaders . . . !

Renee Bodie House Concerts are to LA what Jimmy Duke's O'Dark-30 is to San Diego.

Outrageous Gorgeous! [Like Renee and Jimmy]

Come All! Come One! *The LA...
Forum: General Discussion 06-14-2008, 12:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,859
Posted By The Rez
Re: John Stewart dies

Howdy Y'all,

The Malibu Tribute at Pepperdine will become a purchasable DVD.
No word on how far in the future that will be, but it is in the works.
Far beyond simply an archive. Vital.
...
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