Rolling Stones list of 100 guitar gods

Discussion in 'rec.music.guitar' started by howldog, Aug 28, 2003.

  1. howldog

    howldog Guest

    On Sat, 30 Aug 2003 09:33:37 -0500, Pete Kerezman <petekerez@aol.com>
    wrote:

    >On Fri, 29 Aug 2003 12:11:39 -0400, howldog
    ><howldogAINTNOSPAMMAGNET@yahoo.com> wrote:
    >
    >>theres that great old London Sessions Howlin Wolf thing, and they left
    >>the tape rolling, where he's trying to explain to Clapton, where the
    >>"kick" is on a certain song... and the poor guy is just hopelessly
    >>confused

    >
    > Lemme guess - was it "Smokestack Lightning?"
    >


    cant remember, i need to drag that one out.... might be Lil Red
    Rooster
  2. Teddy Salad

    Teddy Salad Guest

    howldog <howldogAINTNOSPAMMAGNET@yahoo.com> wrote:

    > On Fri, 29 Aug 2003 23:47:57 GMT, "Dan Stanley" <vze2bjcf@verizon.net>
    > wrote:
    >
    >
    > >
    > >> a list of "musicians" from rolling stone is about as useful as tits on
    > >> a bull.

    > >
    > >Your point being?

    >
    >
    > i dont like fur covered titties.



    There's a fair amount of livestock in Georgia that would dispute that
    statement.

    ts

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  3. howldog

    howldog Guest

    On Tue, 02 Sep 2003 16:45:41 GMT, Teddy Salad
    <toneguru_uk@see-sig.invalid> wrote:


    >> i dont like fur covered titties.

    >
    >
    > There's a fair amount of livestock in Georgia that would dispute that
    >statement.
    >



    THEY LIED.


    and they didnt show up in court anyway.
  4. Les Cargill

    Les Cargill Guest

    howldog wrote:
    >
    > On Sat, 30 Aug 2003 12:42:07 -0500, "Road Warrior" <me@privacy.net>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> noo yawk art snobs. velvet underground syndrome. "we're too kewl to be
    > >> bothered with actually learning how to play".

    > >
    > >I don't know about that. Them guys know how to write a tune.

    >
    > Radiohead or Velvet Underground? I like Sweet Jane.
    >


    Didn't the Cowboy Junkies do that one, too?

    > Radiohead, i'm..... not as familar with, i went to kazaa and
    > downloaded about ten things, just tyring to figure out if i wanted to
    > buy anything by them. Didnt like anything i heard all that much. Just
    > nothing impressed me at all, creative, or otherwise. Maybe I heard
    > "the wrong stuff".



    It's wan, depressed English school boy stuff. Kinda like Floyd
    only not as happy.

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    Les Cargill
  5. Odin

    Odin Guest

    "Les Cargill" <lcargill@worldnet.att.net> wrote in message

    > > Radiohead, i'm..... not as familar with, i went to kazaa and
    > > downloaded about ten things, just tyring to figure out if i wanted to
    > > buy anything by them. Didnt like anything i heard all that much. Just
    > > nothing impressed me at all, creative, or otherwise. Maybe I heard
    > > "the wrong stuff".

    >
    >
    > It's wan, depressed English school boy stuff. Kinda like Floyd


    without the talent.
  6. JMK

    JMK Guest

    Les Cargill <lcargill@worldnet.att.net> wrote in
    news:3F5507CE.6971E8D1@worldnet.att.net:

    > howldog wrote:
    >>
    >> On Sat, 30 Aug 2003 12:42:07 -0500, "Road Warrior" <me@privacy.net>
    >> wrote:
    >>
    >> >> noo yawk art snobs. velvet underground syndrome. "we're too kewl
    >> >> to be bothered with actually learning how to play".
    >> >
    >> >I don't know about that. Them guys know how to write a tune.

    >>
    >> Radiohead or Velvet Underground? I like Sweet Jane.
    >>

    >
    > Didn't the Cowboy Junkies do that one, too?
    >
    >> Radiohead, i'm..... not as familar with, i went to kazaa and
    >> downloaded about ten things, just tyring to figure out if i wanted to
    >> buy anything by them. Didnt like anything i heard all that much. Just
    >> nothing impressed me at all, creative, or otherwise. Maybe I heard
    >> "the wrong stuff".

    >
    >
    > It's wan, depressed English school boy stuff. Kinda like Floyd
    > only not as happy.
    >
    >


    I dunno. The album "The Bends" is really good, full of twisty
    turny pop stuff and some crunchy guitar.

    JMK
  7. Les Cargill

    Les Cargill Guest

    Odin wrote:
    >
    > "Les Cargill" <lcargill@worldnet.att.net> wrote in message
    >
    > > > Radiohead, i'm..... not as familar with, i went to kazaa and
    > > > downloaded about ten things, just tyring to figure out if i wanted to
    > > > buy anything by them. Didnt like anything i heard all that much. Just
    > > > nothing impressed me at all, creative, or otherwise. Maybe I heard
    > > > "the wrong stuff".

    > >
    > >
    > > It's wan, depressed English school boy stuff. Kinda like Floyd

    >
    > without the talent.


    Radiohead puts some nice stuff together. They just have
    low blood sugar. FWIW, Floyd's been recycling the same stuff for
    thirty years, so ...

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    Les Cargill
  8. Les Cargill

    Les Cargill Guest

    ryanm wrote:
    >
    > "Les Cargill" <lcargill@worldnet.att.net> wrote in message
    > news:3F5507CE.6971E8D1@worldnet.att.net...
    > >
    > > Didn't the Cowboy Junkies do that one, too?
    > >

    > Yes they did.
    >
    > ryanm


    Man, that's a good cover of that song.

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    Les Cargill
  9. ryanm

    ryanm Guest

    "Les Cargill" <lcargill@worldnet.att.net> wrote in message
    news:3F5507CE.6971E8D1@worldnet.att.net...
    >
    > Didn't the Cowboy Junkies do that one, too?
    >

    Yes they did.

    ryanm
  10. Odin

    Odin Guest

    "Les Cargill" <lcargill@worldnet.att.net> wrote in message

    > > > It's wan, depressed English school boy stuff. Kinda like Floyd

    > >
    > > without the talent.

    >
    > Radiohead puts some nice stuff together. They just have
    > low blood sugar. FWIW, Floyd's been recycling the same stuff for
    > thirty years, so ...


    Pink Floyd was over after the Final Cut. Everything after that album is
    NOT Pink Floyd.
  11. Nil

    Nil Guest

    On 02 Sep 2003, Les Cargill <lcargill@worldnet.att.net> wrote in
    news:3F555932.EA3E5D90@worldnet.att.net:

    > Radiohead puts some nice stuff together. They just have
    > low blood sugar. FWIW, Floyd's been recycling the same stuff for
    > thirty years, so ...


    I agree. I love some of their tunes, but I have trouble sitting through
    an entire album.

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