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Bands that I should love. But I don't.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Anna Borg May 16, 2013. 42 Replies

There is a group of bands that I should just out and out love, but for whatever reason, they have never risen to the lofty heights.  Not that their stuff ain’t all that, because many time it is  It…Continue

Great "country" songs by Rock Artists.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gail Manchester Lindekugel Oct 1, 2012. 17 Replies

Many, many great "country songs" have been written and performed by otherwise straight rockers.  Let's post some examples to show that you don't have to wear sequined clothing or wear your hair in a…Continue

Out of the Gate

Started this discussion. Last reply by Stan Schwieger Jul 16, 2012. 14 Replies

I love songs that snatch me from the first note, and then rip into the splendor that is a great rock song.  I am talking about the songs that grab me by the throat and never let go, until the…Continue

Livin' in the USA....

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gail Manchester Lindekugel May 18, 2012. 56 Replies

An admittedly low brow idea, but I have…Continue

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Stan Schwieger commented on Stan Schwieger's group Robin Trower
"The pickin's for Mr. Trower's live "unauthorized" recordings has increased lately.  I have picked up several fine recordings from the 70's when he still featured the great James Dewar. "
Jul 16
Stan Schwieger posted a status
"All of Sturgill Simpson's is available on his website, and is the best country stuff I have heard since Dwight Yoakum's debut."
Jul 9
Kurt Friend commented on Stan Schwieger's status
"I just recently got his "Metamodern Sounds In Country Music" CD, and it's great! Kind of like a spaced-out Waylon Jennings. And that guitar player!!!"
Jul 8
Stan Schwieger posted a status
"Also, Sturgill Simpson is incredible for those that go for both kinds of music. http://tinyurl.com/ngdxphk Check out his KEXP live concert."
Jul 5
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"In case it escaped anyone's notice, the first 3 Zep disks have been remastered and released. Incredible."
Jul 5
Stan Schwieger posted a status
"Lake Street Dive -- Bad Self Portraits may be the best disk of the year. http://tinyurl.com/oczk4kx Watch this performance on Letterman."
May 25
Stan Schwieger posted a status
"Sorry. Didn't mean to dual post. But these guys are worth it."
May 11
Stan Schwieger posted a status
"Check out the St. Paul and the Broken Bones. For fans of Memphis Soul or Alabama Shakes. Live on KEXP here: http://tinyurl.com/mxdo94q"
May 11
Stan Schwieger posted a status
"Check out St. Paul and the Broken Bones-for those who like Alabama Shakes and/or Memphis Soul. http://tinyurl.com/mxdo94q Enjoy. Don't."
May 11
Stan Schwieger posted a status
"The link to new songs old stories: http://tinyurl.com/mak23lk"
Apr 29
Stan Schwieger posted a status
"Lannie Flowers fleshed out his Same Old Story disk --a mulitiple song cycle on new songs old stories. Highly recommended to power pop fans."
Apr 29
Stan Schwieger posted a status
"If you want to hear Rockpile at their peak, get a copy of "Elvis Goes to Washington and Rockpile Don't." Available at alternative websites."
Apr 20
Stan Schwieger posted a status
"Rockpile live on Danish TV circa 1979: http://tinyurl.com/n77afy3 The mix is a bit dry, but who's complaining!"
Apr 20
Harry commented on Stan Schwieger's group Mamby Pamby Land
"Also Rocky Votolato, please check him out asap. Has a ton of stuff out already, I'm actually bummned I'm so belated here."
Oct 30, 2013
Harry commented on Stan Schwieger's group Mamby Pamby Land
"Namby Pamby kids will love Emily Barker"
Oct 29, 2013
Thomas Cruz commented on Stan Schwieger's group Typing Dead
"Who's feeding the mice to the zombies?"
Oct 24, 2013

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My favorite music artists are....
Elvis Costello, Nanci Griffith, The Rubinoos, The Beatles, The Who, Beth Orton, The Rolling Stones, Amy Speace, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Nick Drake and anybody who strikes a Nerve on any particular day.
Interests & Hobbies
Nebraska football. Music. In that Order. And Microbrew Beer. Which may vary in what Order it falls into. And I will add authors Hunter S. Thompson and John Steinbeck.

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End Times. Indeed.

Posted on January 9, 2013 at 8:50am 0 Comments

Keef and Tom Waits duet the old standard Shenandoah here:

http://tinyurl.com/bjmmn6c

As one of my friends described it...."the feral voices of centuries of cigarette and booze destruction. A mighty force indeed."

Despite my warnings below, I listened.  (As Hunter Thompson used to say, "After all, I am a Professional.")  It reminded me of this movie exchange:

Dr. Egon…

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New Ramones Book

Posted on July 31, 2012 at 9:33am 0 Comments

When The Wall Of Sound Met The New York Under Ground: The Ramones, Phil Spector And End Of The Century - A Single Notes Book--44 pages of stuff concerning this what appeared to be cosmic but turned out less than stellar meeting between the Two Walls of Sound. 

From the Rhino Newsletter:…

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The Black Cab Sessions

Posted on August 9, 2011 at 7:23pm 4 Comments

http://www.blackcabsessions.com/sessions.php



Where artists jam into a cab, and then jam. Great… Continue

Labour of Lust to be rereleased!

Posted on February 26, 2011 at 7:16am 2 Comments

 

I know there are tons of Nick Lowe fans here in the Tribe who will welcome the rerelease of that great album. YepRoc featured Mr. Lowe and a lengthy interview about all the alcohol induced recordings that make up one of Mr. Lowe's classics--"Lowe sets the record straight on a few of our long-burning questions about the album. 'I can't remember having a plan at all, but it was terrific fun,' he says."  See it all here:

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At 2:59pm on November 9, 2012, Gail Manchester LindekugelGail Manchester Lindekugel said…

At 11:25pm on June 12, 2012, Theodore Knapinsky said…

Thanks for your kind words on my postings.

At 2:16pm on July 2, 2011, The CONNECTION said…
Hey!! Thanks so much! Nick Lowe is great!!
At 6:20am on April 28, 2011, Stan Schwieger said…

Thanks to all for making the Tribe a NON ROYAL WEDDING SITE.  As Alice Cooper said, "Personally, I DON'T CARE."

 

 

At 9:52am on December 13, 2010, Heikki said…

Thanks for Dave Edmunds reminder. Here are a couple of goodies that might be of interest http://rockandrolltribe.com/group/popsikelovers?groupUrl=popsikelovers&id=5862667:Group:1744&page=1#comments

At 5:27pm on October 10, 2010, Lauren Henry said…
Awesome! He's been my #1 favorite guy for over 30 years (man, that makes me feel old)! :)

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Harry replied to Harry's discussion Top 10 Albums of 2014
"Peter Matthew Bauer  -  Liberation!"
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"Woman Hour  -  Conversations"
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"Army Navy  -  The Wilderness Inside"
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Stan Schwieger commented on Stan Schwieger's group Robin Trower
"The pickin's for Mr. Trower's live "unauthorized" recordings has increased lately.  I have picked up several fine recordings from the 70's when he still featured the great James Dewar. "
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Harry replied to Harry's discussion Top 10 Albums of 2014
"Easton Stagger Phillips  -  Resolution Road"
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Harry replied to Harry's discussion Top 10 Albums of 2014
"Ruined Fortune  -  Ruined Fortune"
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LYRES / JAYVONS / AR-KAICS and Jumpy

●~*Cavestomp! Get to Grand Victory, Sat., July 12, 7:30PM, 245 Grand St., Williamsburg, Brooklyn for:LYRES Sporting a high-energy sound indebted to bands that we can only pretend we've heard of, few groups that play reeeal rock & roll have lasted this long, hit this hard or continue to make as much good music as L Y R E S. www.youtube.com/watch?v=jpvN926UzWY…See More
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Stan Schwieger posted a status
"All of Sturgill Simpson's is available on his website, and is the best country stuff I have heard since Dwight Yoakum's debut."
Jul 9
Kurt Friend replied to shermo's discussion Revelation Of Oversight
"I listened to mostly Metal in my teens and the a lot of "alt" rock in my early 20's, so  I never really gave The Who much thought. Then one day I watched their performance at the Isle of Wight Festival 1970. Wow! I was…"
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