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paul mccartney's the alternate red rose speedway

Posted by gregor on Thursday, April 8th, 2010

i had never even heard of mccartney’s red rose speedway until i grabbed this a few weeks ago. from what i have been reading, it seems as if people fall into one of two camps regarding this record, love or hate. i havent heard the actual record, but going by this, i cant really tell ya how i feel. some of its good, some not so good. there’s a bit more to this than what i have posted, but from what i can gather the remaining stuff is pretty close to the actual record, and really dont want to risk it. i may be wrong, of course.

1. hold me tight, lazy dynamite, hands of love, power cut
2. the mess
3. thank you darling
4. mary had a little lamb
5. bridge on the river suite
6. tragedy
7. seaside woman
8. best friend
9. night out
10. mama’s little girl
11. tragedy
12. jazz street
13. give ireland back to the irish
14. night out
15. soily
16. henry’s blues
17. country dreamer
18. country dreamer
19. night out
20. one more kiss
21. jazz street
22. big barn bed
23. my love
24. when the night
25. single pigeon
26. tragedy
27. mamas little girl
28. loup
29. i would only smile (318)

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raekwon+meth+ghostface's nuclear warfare

Posted by gregor on Friday, April 2nd, 2010

so……. its a very slow day here at work, which makes it difficult to want to stick around and couple that with the fact that its 70ish degrees out there, its got me wanting to play hooky. ive had this laying around for sometime, well since like february, and while its not something i normally subscribe to posting, i will forever be a wu-tang fan and sometimes its good to break up the monotony. this is a mixtape/bootleg thingy called nuclear warfare.

1. intro
2. ice cream
3. angels (remix)
4. meth vs chef
5. box in hand
6. cash still rules
7. the projects
8. the turn
9. clap
10. flowers
11. the afterparty
12. wu massacre skit
13. happy new year
14. yolandas house
15. house of the flying daggers
16. meth vs chef part two
17. new wu
18. crime wave freestyle
19. killa lipstick
20. dirty talk (97)

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jackson browne's criterion demos

Posted by gregor on Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010

on this day, at this moment, in 1996 i am probably on the el going to work and im probably feeling a little light headed and/or a sharp pain in my side. the reason for these brief yet all to real ailments is that 35 year old me is gonna post something related to jackson browne. you have to understand that 22 year old me wouldnt have any of this kinda 70′s soft rock/singer songwriter bullshit, it was all about living in the present, embracing “today’s” music, man. how some dope smokin jive turkey thats twice my age gonna teach me something or better yet how can even enjoy their music? see where i am going with that? that was pretty much my way of thinking until about 25. although, thats probably a bit over dramatization but not that far off. anyway, honestly, this is my first introduction mr browne’s music other than the obvious singles i have heard of the years, and i gotta admit this stuff is pretty damn good. this stuff being the criterion demos, just like the title suggest. you can read a bit about it here and im assuming i should probably check out his first record since these are the demos to it?

1. last time i was home
2. jamaica say you will
3. song for adam
4. doctor my eyes
5. low road
6. door into the morning
7. another place
8. birds of st marks
9. mae jean goes to hollywood
10. gone to sorrow
11. hot like today
12. a child in these hills
13. the top
14. my opening farewell
15. the times you’ve come
16. from the silverlake
17. there came a question
18. rock me on the water
19. nightingale (323)

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random collection of stones outtakes

Posted by gregor on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

that always cracks me up! dorks!!!!!!! had a couple of requests for this collection of stones outtakes. i dont think there is any name given to this here collection, just something someone put together i suppose. the quality is excellent for the most part, and check the details here.

1. gimme shelter
2. you’ve got the silver
3. sister morphine
4. loving cup
5. you gotta move
6. brown sugar
7. hip shake
8. tumblin dice
9. blues jam
10. ventilator blues
11. bitch
12. brown sugar
13. wild horses
14. angie
15. shine a light
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soundgarden's fresh deadly rarities

Posted by gregor on Monday, February 22nd, 2010

afternoon peoples. hope everyone had a fun or at least relaxing weekend. mine was both, for the most part. man, right now im listening to the earth is not a cold dead place, and to my ears, at least at this moment, it sounds like the greatest thing ever put to tape. if for some reason you have never basked in its glory, download it, buy it, or borrow it from a friend, but do it now….

here’s a collection of soundgarden “rarities” that goes by the name of fresh deadly rarities. i havent been able to listen to it as of yet, for i just downloaded it and then immediately uploaded it. so, i cant vouch for their quality, but im assuming its good.

1. toy box
2. heretic
3. come together
4. fresh deadly roses
5. into the void
6. girl you want
7. stray cat blues
8. she’s a politician
9. cold bitch
10. show me
11. touch me
12. i dont care about you
13. can you see me
14. i can give you anything
15. homicidal suicidal
16. she like surprises
17. like a suicide (253)

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public enemy: the remixes

Posted by gregor on Wednesday, February 10th, 2010

for roughly the past 5 or so years, i have been haphazardly searching for my beloved public enemy singles of yore. back in 1989 and through 1994, i used to snatch up all the cd singles pe put out cause they typically featured some awesome remixes and you can judge for yourself below. i have not been able to track down any of the physical discs, but luckily for me, and my nostalgia, i have been able to hunt down digital versions. there’s a couple i havent been able to come up with, but i will not rest until i collect them all! of course this is just a small sampling of what they have put out over the years, but to me these are the cream of the crop.

shut ‘em down (pete rock remix)
night of the living baseheads (anti high blood pressure encounter mixx)
brotha’s gonna work it out (remix)
powersaxx
the enemy assault vehicle mixx
cant truss it (goree island conga radio mix)
by the time i get to arizona (arizona assassination attempt acca double dub) (288)

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pink floyd's bbc archives '70-'71

Posted by gregor on Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

in my 35 years of existence, ive never had lentil soup. my wife decided to change that tonight, and honestly im not that excited about it. im pretty hungry and lets be honest soup is not what one would consider a “hearty meal.” at least lentil doesnt appear to be as such. probably just fill up on bread and get the bloat. here’s what the title suggests…. just a forewarning, “echoes” and “atom heart mother” are both almost 50 megs, which if ya dont know, is fairly large for an single song mp3 file.

1. john peel intro
2. embryo
3. fat old sun
4. green is the colour
5. careful with that axe, eugene
6. if
7. atom heart mother
8. fat old sun
9. one of these days
10. embryo
11. echoes
12. blues (361)

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modest mouse's lonesome crowded west demos

Posted by gregor on Friday, January 15th, 2010

top of the afternoon, all. im halfway out the door, but wanted to get these out there before i left. these being the demos for what i think is modest mouse’s finest hour, the lonesome crowded west. again, thats just me…

1. doin the cockroach
2. truckers atlas
3. cowboy dan
4. polar opposites
5. styrofoam boots
6. trailer trash
7. neverending math equation
8. to roads to go to roads to go
9. heart cooks brain
10. bankrupt on selling
11. lounge
12. convenient parking
13. shit luck
14. white lies, yellow teeth
15. jesus christ was an only child (318)

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whiskeytown's f*cker demos

Posted by gregor on Thursday, January 14th, 2010

howdy! i know these have been floating around for years, but im just getting around to posting it. figured, their maybe some whiskeytown fans, that arent compulsive, like me, and never bothered to grab em. like the headline leads you to believe, here are whiskeytown’s fucker demos.

1. in my time of need (alt demo version)
2. bar lights
3. win
4. comfortable only at night
5. out of time
6. sit and listen to the rain
7. leave the lights off
8. bound to happen
9. what makes the world like this
10. hurt sometimes
11. tearing me up inside
12. medicine
13. today
14. clearly destroyed
15. breathe
16. fool (361)

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give the machine another quarter, watch it appear, ooh a souvenir

Posted by selene on Thursday, January 7th, 2010

A little more than a year ago, Bill Janovitz started a new blog, Part Time Man of Rock, posting a cover song a week. Over the ensuing months some unreleased demos and live cuts would work their way in, but the largess showed off Janovitz’s sonic loves, often accompanied by laugh-riddled or gut-wrenching missives that show this man bleeds for it.

Anyone who goes to the Crown Victoria residencies at Toad or the bi-annual Buffalo Tom outings at the Paradise already knows this. They’ve probably also heard many of these covers live (It Makes No Difference and just about every Stones song ever written) but in a little corner of the internet, Lonesome Billy has been indefatigably swinging away at the songs that made him – Neil Young to the Beatles to Nina Simone to Will Oldham to Tom Waits to The Replacements. I encourage you to go to the site – read the stories (and email us with guesses as to who that “McBand” headliner is in Week 14 Straight to Hell!) – make a donation – buy a record – whathaveyou – and then set your iPod to stun: Cover of the Week (1-52) Zip. Full playlist shows in the rail of his blog and can be downloaded here.

Bill performs this weekend at the House of Blues for the 10th annual edition of Hot Stove Cool Music. If you’re local, it’s always a good time. And if you’re further afield, the organizers blessed us with a Saturday (not Sunday) night. Kay Hanley, Tinted Windows, State Radio, The Low Anthem (great alt-country if you havent heard em yet) and the Peter Gammons All Stars are also on the bill. His side project Crown Victoria plays the Foundation Room at the House of Blues/Boston on Feb 5.

Buy some of Bill’s stuff. (197)

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Captains Dead Blog

    • maxwell panther “sky like you”
      July 27, 2014

      ive been meaning to listen to maxwell panther’s raw, real and pure for oh a good 4-5 months now, and i still havent – well not all of it, but most. either way, had some time, wanted to mention it cause so far from what i have heard, i really dig it. i wrote about […]

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      howdy, folks! hey baton rouge and surround areas! get off your lazy asses and get said ass over to the library tonight to check out those crosstown rivals. there is no way in hell you wont have grand time, i can almost guarantee that. well, unless you get shot or stabbed or something, then it […]


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