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Forum: General Discussion 11-18-2021, 01:32 AM
Replies: 2
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Re: HAPPY 83rd Gordon

Happy 83 Gord! Wanted to get that in while it's still the 17th where I live. About half hour left of the day.
Forum: General Discussion 09-20-2021, 11:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 659
Re: New Lightfoot Tribute Album: "Ladies Sing Lightfoot"

Hey Thank you Seafarer! I can't wait to get this!
Forum: General Discussion 08-27-2021, 07:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 887
Re: Street art in TOronto

Pretty cool! Thanks for sharing that!
Forum: General Discussion 08-09-2021, 08:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,169
Re: August shows postponed

Some friends and I saw him at the Virginia Theatre in Champaign several years ago on a road trip. He should get quite a greeting when he finally gets back there I would think.

I've got a ticket...
Forum: General Discussion 05-05-2021, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 890
Re: Major Changes to the 2021 Lightfoot Tour

Columbia MO postponed to Friday night September 24th. (Was to have been this month.)

Yeah, let's hope the border opens.

Steve - East coast of Missouri
Forum: General Discussion 03-22-2021, 07:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 935
Re: Wrong Song Titles!

Dusk and/or Twilight for Sundown? Lace of Darkness? And it's not just the titles that are strange.

This has to be a weirdly translated article from some other culture. Possibly space aliens.
Forum: General Discussion 03-03-2021, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,052
Re: Elliot Mazer

Fascinating. Thank you!
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2020, 08:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,438
Re: Tony Rice

I was a big fan and have several of his albums. That he was a Lightfoot fan was just icing on the cake. Was very sad to hear of his passing. RIP.
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,203
Re: Try Firefox to access

Firefox is all I ever use. Didn't realize other browsers cause problems.
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2020, 04:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,148
Re: Happy Birthday Gordon!

Happy 82nd Gord!!
Forum: General Discussion 11-10-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,605
Re: 1963 CBC Video

Very cool. I hadn't seen this before. What a wonderful thing saved in the CBC archives.
Forum: General Discussion 09-22-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,776
Re: HOT DOCS-Lightfoot doc.-interviews/photos/articles-Apr-2019-AND TV viewing info

"Before international fame, in 1967, he actually wrote and performed a piece called “The Tale of Canada” for the country’s 100th anniversary."

I assume, perhaps wrongly, that "The Tale of Canada"...
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,102
Hi and Lois Sunday Sept. 20th

Wonder if Hi is a Lightfoot fan...
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2020, 12:18 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 22,950
Re: the Lightfoot Childhood Homestead - PHOTOS

I'm very surprised he was able to remove the porch for such a long period of time. Not only does it look bad but the upper door opens to nothing. Seems like a code violation at the very least.
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 06-24-2020, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,416
Re: Belinda Carlisle-IYCRMM, 2019

Well, I'm a little late to this party but thanks for posting this! Had no idea she was even still singing, much less covering the classics!
Forum: General Discussion 06-03-2020, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,358
Forum: General Discussion 05-27-2020, 09:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,487
Re: pics from tv show-HOTEL-Jan.1988

Looking at those pictures again after a few years, I notice he's playing his McGlincy guitar. Gord had a dread made and I believe Terry C. had a 000 made with the same decorations.
Forum: General Discussion 05-16-2020, 12:41 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 18,776
Re: HOT DOCS-Lightfoot doc.-interviews/photos/articles-Apr-2019-AND TV viewing info

Thanks for the info Char. I watched the trailer and I'm VERY interested in seeing this but I keep bouncing back and forth between the Canadian and USA Apple sites with no joy. And I added it to my...
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,395
Re: Audio - in my time (1975)

Oh, now that's just crazy talk!
Forum: General Discussion 05-09-2020, 11:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,395
Re: Audio - in my time (1975)

A Youtube commenter who first heard this song at Lincoln Center in New York on Nov. 22, 1975 also says Gord introduced The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald that night. His comment was from 5 years ago...
Forum: General Discussion 04-18-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,097
Re: Authorized online lightfoot store

Hey thanks for this! Just ordered a couple of items.
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,599
Re: WALL STREET JOURNAL article-Aug.13,2019

Thanks for posting this Char. I saw it in a news feed yesterday but it was behind a paywall/subscription offer.

Love the pictures!
Forum: General Discussion 06-25-2019, 09:00 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 29,781
Re: Misheard lyrics.

I had to look this up but it rang a bell. Gordie's comments on that song for the box set collection:

"Kind of a play on the words old dance records. It reminds me of my uncle Jack's 78-RPM...
Forum: General Discussion 06-17-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,765
Re: Rockford, IL Set List 6-15-19

Thanks for the set list and comments. I just saw him in St. Louis last week and I too am almost shocked to hear that he didn't do the Wreck in Rockford.

The first time I ever saw him was at the...
Forum: General Discussion 06-12-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,446
Re: June 11th St. Louis Concert (Sheldon Concert Hall)

I was waiting for someone to give the set list as I (for maybe the first time in 15 or so years) didn't feel like writing it down. I was in the second row center right in front of the mike about 8-10...
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,219
Re: Milwaukee, WI Set List 6-9-2019

Weird that he told the Cardinals story in Milwaukee. Wonder if he forgot where he was? I'll be listening for it tonight in St. Louis although I've been wondering if he'll mention the Blues run for...
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,199
Forum: General Discussion 10-18-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,487
Re: pics from tv show-HOTEL-Jan.1988

Wow! Remembered the show and the episode. DID NOT remember all that FRINGE!!

Thanks for the memories!
Forum: General Discussion 09-30-2018, 03:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,407
Springfield IL Sept. 29, 2018 setlist

The Watchman's Gone
Too Many Clues in this Room
Sweet Guinevere
Never Too Close
14 Karat Gold
Let It Ride
I'd Rather Press On
Much To My Surprise
Cold On the Shoulder
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2018, 06:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,669
Re: Gord's barber

But, but, but...if my ears have gotten bigger, why oh why don't I hear as well???
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,815
Re: Birthday Boy!

Happy 79 Gord!
Forum: General Discussion 11-11-2017, 09:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,593
Re: 12 string Gibson damaged onstage

From reading the rest of the posts on the forum that this story came from, it sounds like the guitar lost just the one big piece. Probably easily repaired. Gord likely has a go-to guitar tech/repair...
Forum: Small Talk 11-11-2017, 09:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,326
Re: Must've Had Your Reasons

Maybe I'm crazy but the first line sounds a bit like the first line of the melody in Carefree Highway. But this song is so much faster, I'm not sure.
Forum: General Discussion 11-11-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,593
Re: 12 string Gibson damaged onstage

I believe there are two of those Gibsons. One he capos on the 2nd fret for the Wreck and most other 12-string songs. The other is capoed on the 3rd fret and used for Canadian Railroad Trilogy and...
Forum: General Discussion 06-21-2016, 05:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,343
Re: ST.LOUIS , MISSOURI - June 19,2016

Hi, I'm back with some time to give some recollections of the show.

Thanks to Tim for the review of the show that he posted above. I too, (with some friends) was in the 5th row but we were in the...
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