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  • brianluxbrianlux Moving through All Kinds of Terrain.Posts: 20,224
    Just picked up a decent copy of this posthumous Hendrix, "Crash Landing". I'll listen to anything Jimi ever recorded at least once but this one, interesting even though it may be and maybe even better that some of the other scraped-together material the record companies cashed in on after his death, won't get a lot of regular play on my TT. It's not a bad record really, but pretty much for die-hard fans only.






    We're living on the edge of something big. It's a fantastic time in history to be alive.
    AMT, 1.25.15, 00:36 hrs.
    ***********
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  • mrussel1mrussel1 Posts: 7,343
    brianlux said:

    Just picked up a decent copy of this posthumous Hendrix, "Crash Landing". I'll listen to anything Jimi ever recorded at least once but this one, interesting even though it may be and maybe even better that some of the other scraped-together material the record companies cashed in on after his death, won't get a lot of regular play on my TT. It's not a bad record really, but pretty much for die-hard fans only.






    The one being released for RSD is just as bad I think.
  • brianluxbrianlux Moving through All Kinds of Terrain.Posts: 20,224
    mrussel1 said:

    brianlux said:

    Just picked up a decent copy of this posthumous Hendrix, "Crash Landing". I'll listen to anything Jimi ever recorded at least once but this one, interesting even though it may be and maybe even better that some of the other scraped-together material the record companies cashed in on after his death, won't get a lot of regular play on my TT. It's not a bad record really, but pretty much for die-hard fans only.






    The one being released for RSD is just as bad I think.
    Sorry to hear that. I have to admit having ambivalent feeling about the Experience L.L.C. organization. They've put out some very good stuff and they've worked with Jimi's marvelous producer/engineer Eddie Kramer but at the same time, what would Jimi have thought? Really not sure but I'm guessing he would roll over in his grave knowing inferior recording were being pushed. He was a perfectionist when it came to his music. Maybe some of the live recordings. I doubt he would have given the green light to the vast majority of the posthumous output, not even "First Rays of the New Rising Sun" which was unfinished and which most any other artist would be quite happy to achieve! So for me, listening to those posthumous records is a (big time) guilty pleasure. I don't recommend them at all to new fans. The three Experience and one Band of Gypsies records are all one really needs to appreciate Hendrix.
    We're living on the edge of something big. It's a fantastic time in history to be alive.
    AMT, 1.25.15, 00:36 hrs.
    ***********
    M.I.T.S.
  • mrussel1mrussel1 Posts: 7,343
    brianlux said:

    mrussel1 said:

    brianlux said:

    Just picked up a decent copy of this posthumous Hendrix, "Crash Landing". I'll listen to anything Jimi ever recorded at least once but this one, interesting even though it may be and maybe even better that some of the other scraped-together material the record companies cashed in on after his death, won't get a lot of regular play on my TT. It's not a bad record really, but pretty much for die-hard fans only.






    The one being released for RSD is just as bad I think.
    Sorry to hear that. I have to admit having ambivalent feeling about the Experience L.L.C. organization. They've put out some very good stuff and they've worked with Jimi's marvelous producer/engineer Eddie Kramer but at the same time, what would Jimi have thought? Really not sure but I'm guessing he would roll over in his grave knowing inferior recording were being pushed. He was a perfectionist when it came to his music. Maybe some of the live recordings. I doubt he would have given the green light to the vast majority of the posthumous output, not even "First Rays of the New Rising Sun" which was unfinished and which most any other artist would be quite happy to achieve! So for me, listening to those posthumous records is a (big time) guilty pleasure. I don't recommend them at all to new fans. The three Experience and one Band of Gypsies records are all one really needs to appreciate Hendrix.
    I agree with what you say... but I would say..

    Three Experience records
    Band of Gypsies
    Jimi Plays the Blues
    Radio One
    Live at Monterrey
  • cutzcutz Posts: 6,386
    brianlux said:

    Just picked up a decent copy of this posthumous Hendrix, "Crash Landing". I'll listen to anything Jimi ever recorded at least once but this one, interesting even though it may be and maybe even better that some of the other scraped-together material the record companies cashed in on after his death, won't get a lot of regular play on my TT. It's not a bad record really, but pretty much for die-hard fans only.






    I got Crash Landing in the late 70's and i like this album. Really dig Peace In Mississippi. Some interesting versions of some Band Of Gypsys songs (Message To Love & With The Power). But, i agree: it's for a die-hard fan.
  • F Me In The BrainF Me In The Brain this knows everybody from other commetsPosts: 9,515
    The best ever live album as far as I'm concerned.


    Rob
    Seattle

    Berkeley 10/31/93,Indio 11/5/93,San Diego 11/7/95,Irvine 6/3/03,LA 7/10/06,Universal City 10/7/09,Long Beach 7/6/11 (EV),Vancouver 9/25/11, Philly 9/2/12,Wrigley 7/19/13,Philly 1 & 2,10/21/13,10/22/13, Cincy 10/1/14, GCF 9/26/15, Philly 1/2 4/28/16, 4/29/16, MSG 1/2 5/1/16, 5/2/16, Fenway2 8/7/16
  • brianluxbrianlux Moving through All Kinds of Terrain.Posts: 20,224

    The best ever live album as far as I'm concerned.


    I know I've posted this photo before but every time I see the cover of "Live on Ten Legs" I think of Link Wray's fine album "Link Wray Rumble" from 1974:


    We're living on the edge of something big. It's a fantastic time in history to be alive.
    AMT, 1.25.15, 00:36 hrs.
    ***********
    M.I.T.S.
  • goldrushgoldrush everybody knows this is nowherePosts: 3,532
    My 3 year old had his first experience of Record Store Day today :)
    I missed out on the PJ 7" but I'm still pretty happy with this little haul...

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    My original copy of Decade is still thousands of miles away in the UK so it's very nice to have the new remaster now
    “Do not postpone happiness”
    (Jeff Tweedy, Sydney 2007)

    “Put yer good money on the sunrise”
    (Tim Rogers)
  • derbydavederbydave Columbus, OHPosts: 9,720


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  • RP112579RP112579 Tinley Park, ILPosts: 2,118
    Gary Clark Jr- Live North America 2016
    6/29/98 Chicago-United Center
    6/18/03 Chicago-United Center
    5/17/06 Chicago-United Center
    7/19/13 Chicago-Wrigley Field
    10/11/13 Pittsburgh-Consol Energy Center
    10/17/14 Moline-IWireless Center (No Code)
    10/20/14 Milwaukee-Bradley center (Yield)
    4/26/16 Lexington-Rupp Arena
    8/20/16 Chicago-Wrigley Field
    8/22/16 Chicago-Wrigley Field
  • fl4tdrivenfl4tdriven Moscow, PAPosts: 332
    Analog Spark released their remaining inventory of Blind Melon - Soup colored vinyl, so I grabbed one. :)
    Philly 10/21/13 - MSG 5/1/16 - Fenway 8/5/16 - TOTD 11/4/16
  • iammine16iammine16 Vancouver, BCPosts: 581

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  • quasiquasi Posts: 391
    My main goal was getting the Sundays "Blind" on colored vinyl (run of 1500). Luckily, I was able to snag one of the last two.
    SEA 9/20/92, SEA 12/7/93, SEA 12/31/94 (MS), SEA 11/5/00, SEA 11/6/00, SEA 12/8/02, SEA 12/9/02, BEN 10/22/03, GOR 9/1/05, SD 7/7/06, LA 7/10/06, LA 7/12/06, LA (EV) 4/12/08, LA (EV) 4/13/08, LA 7/12/08, LA 9/30/09, LA 10/7/09, SEA 12/6/13
  • mrussel1mrussel1 Posts: 7,343
    Got my must have items..


  • LukinFanLukinFan Florida Posts: 26,716
    I got Tom Pettys Damn the Torpedoes.
    Searching for RSD release Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, and the live Doors album if anyone has an extra
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  • F Me In The BrainF Me In The Brain this knows everybody from other commetsPosts: 9,515
    Got the AIC and RL Burnside today.
    Rob
    Seattle

    Berkeley 10/31/93,Indio 11/5/93,San Diego 11/7/95,Irvine 6/3/03,LA 7/10/06,Universal City 10/7/09,Long Beach 7/6/11 (EV),Vancouver 9/25/11, Philly 9/2/12,Wrigley 7/19/13,Philly 1 & 2,10/21/13,10/22/13, Cincy 10/1/14, GCF 9/26/15, Philly 1/2 4/28/16, 4/29/16, MSG 1/2 5/1/16, 5/2/16, Fenway2 8/7/16
  • InHiding80InHiding80 Upland,CAPosts: 7,623
    Billy Joel - The Stranger

    The Who - My Generation and Magic Bus

    Neil Young - After The Gold Rush

    RIP America (1776-2016)
  • Pearl34JamPearl34Jam TNPosts: 1,056
    Talking Heads: 77 and Remain in Light
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    '13: 10/27 Baltimore
    '15: 9/26 NYC (Global Citizen Festival)
    '16: 4/16 Greenville (VS!), 4/26 Lexington, 4/28 Philly, 8/20 Wrigley
  • Of The AggieOf The Aggie The ATXPosts: 1,177
    Got the PJ and AIC record store day releases and picked up Foo Fighters Song From The Laundry Room. I wanted the U2 release but couldn't justify the $17 price for one song.
  • mfc2006mfc2006 PDX--->KCPosts: 29,744
    RSD:
    PJ
    Head & The Heart
    Jimmy Page & The Black Crowes
    Jason Isbell
    Old 97's
    Drive By Truckers

    Other:
    Gorillaz--Demon Days (red Vinyl Me, Please edition)
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  • TikiTiki USAPosts: 4,569

    The best ever live album as far as I'm concerned.


    word
    Bristow 2010, Montreal 2011, a tale of 2 Worcesters Charlottesville Glendale 2013, Leeds Memphis 2014, Hampton Columbia Fenway Park 2 2016
    EV Providence 2011
    1991 RIP WBCN

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    you're welcome
  • brianluxbrianlux Moving through All Kinds of Terrain.Posts: 20,224
    Because I had to work yesterday, I'm living the RSD dream vicariously through all of you who scored. :lol:

    Congratulation all you vinyl fans!
    We're living on the edge of something big. It's a fantastic time in history to be alive.
    AMT, 1.25.15, 00:36 hrs.
    ***********
    M.I.T.S.
  • RP112579RP112579 Tinley Park, ILPosts: 2,118
    RP112579 said:

    Gary Clark Jr- Live North America 2016

    Damn, sucks this didn't come with a download.
    6/29/98 Chicago-United Center
    6/18/03 Chicago-United Center
    5/17/06 Chicago-United Center
    7/19/13 Chicago-Wrigley Field
    10/11/13 Pittsburgh-Consol Energy Center
    10/17/14 Moline-IWireless Center (No Code)
    10/20/14 Milwaukee-Bradley center (Yield)
    4/26/16 Lexington-Rupp Arena
    8/20/16 Chicago-Wrigley Field
    8/22/16 Chicago-Wrigley Field
  • RYMERYME Wisconsin Posts: 464
    Johnny Cash @ Folsom Prison.
    Shooter Jennings The Other Life
  • scurtisscurtis Posts: 2,065
    RSD:

    PJ
    Janes addiction
    DMB

    Missed the AIC and chili peppers

    Also grabbed:

    Foos greatest hits
    Sloan one chord to another - first pressing which only means something to Canadians, thought it was a repress but no.
    "Born on third, thinks he got a triple."
  • reesdogreesdog Auckland, NZ.Posts: 1,818
    Picked up a couple of classic greatest-hit must haves...

    Second-hand:
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    1985 Original.

    New:
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    2016 Euro reissue.

    Auckland NZ 03-24-1995, Auckland NZ 03-25-1995, Sydney AU 03-11-1998, London, UK 05-30-2000, Reading UK 08-27-2006, London UK 06-18-2007, Christchurch NZ 11-29-2009, Auckland NZ 01-17-2014.

    A wop bop a loo bop a lop bam boom.
  • mrussel1mrussel1 Posts: 7,343
    ^^ Euro has an extra track compared to the US.. definitely the way to go.
  • JK_LivinJK_Livin South JerseyPosts: 5,903

    RED ROCKS, YEAH YEAH! said in an Ashy Larry voice. My store only got 3 and I was lucky to get the 3rd in an assorted bin at the back of the store,
    Alright, alright, alright!
    Tom O.
    "I never had any friends later on like the ones I had when I was twelve. Jesus, does anyone?"
    -The Writer
  • tempo_n_groovetempo_n_groove Posts: 8,439
    No one grabbed Morris Day over the weekend, huh?
  • qontheboardqontheboard Posts: 500

    No one grabbed Morris Day over the weekend, huh?

    I sure as hell did! I haven't had a chance to spin it yet... probably tonight.


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