Show Posts

This section allows you to view all posts made by this member. Note that you can only see posts made in areas you currently have access to.

Messages - Scott M2

Pages: 1 ... 30 31 [32] 33 34 ... 37
Everything and Nothing / Re: THE RETURN OF TATU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
« on: October 23, 2008, 08:36:45 PM »
Congrats and best of luck on getting your book back out into the universe!    8)

Everything and Nothing / Re: Joke Thread
« on: October 22, 2008, 01:07:39 PM »
I think that this new joke thread has funnier jokes than its predecessors.  Seriously!    ;D

Everything and Nothing / Re: Hypnagogue's back on track
« on: October 16, 2008, 07:16:43 AM »
I initially misread your post as "after two months in the joint..."  :o
Anyway..Welcome back.  :)

Everything and Nothing / Re: Dream Collaborations
« on: October 15, 2008, 07:10:07 AM »

Thursday Afternoon Delight – Eno & The Starland Vocal Band

I think this has possibilities - and Eno's already done Coldplay.  :)

Now Playing / Re: Currently listening, part 1
« on: October 07, 2008, 06:45:44 PM »
I've been trying to come up with something to do with all our extra yard debris, grass trimmings and tree branches and the like.  What a great idea!

Yeah - Lush flora from the Pacific North-West free with every Hypnos order!     (Save on bubble-wrap.)

I downloaded this to a flash drive and have been listening at work this week.
AEG is a wonderful soundtrip. I particularly love the first third or so and have
jumped back to listen repeatedly.

Music Gearheads Tech Talk / Re: Fascinating Effect Boxes
« on: October 04, 2008, 10:15:38 AM »
I'm big on the Kaoss Pads myself. Each one has its own personality.
The K3 is clearly the most advanced but the patches are usually quantized -
the K2 and K1 let you get in-between more often. Also, on my K3, the
ring modulator patch has a lot of carrier-breakthrough, so I usually go to
the K2 for ring-mod. Even with the K3 - I would definitely replace my K2
if anything were to happen to it.

Everything and Nothing / Re: ebow
« on: September 30, 2008, 02:08:53 PM »
Agree - I can use mine on my accoustic guitar and it worked on a friend's banjo too.  :o

Everything and Nothing / Re: ebow
« on: September 29, 2008, 07:20:34 PM »
Robert Rich uses Ebow on his steel guitar.

Other Ambient (and related) Music / Re: e/i Magazine / Audio Verité returns
« on: September 23, 2008, 06:44:37 AM »
Congratulations and Welcome Back e/i Audio Verité!     8)

Now Playing / Re: Currently listening, part 1
« on: September 22, 2008, 07:29:05 AM »
"Cellardoor" by Solyaris.   Its solemn beauty has helped ease me into my workweek.

Everything and Nothing / Re: RIP Richard Wright
« on: September 16, 2008, 08:30:32 AM »
My favorite Pink Floyd album, Meddle, is probably the one Floyd album on which Wright is most prominent.  I've always thought he was underrated as a creative force in that band.

I'd argue (though not in an argumentative fashion) that Wish You Were Here displayed Rick's contributions most prominently (particularly in the back end of Shine On where several sections were dominated [probably too strong a word for him] by Rick).
Meddle/Dark Side/Wish You Were Here... What a legacy for an artist!

I enjoyed Rick's solo work as well - made a high-quality cassette with Wet Dream on one side and Gilmour's 1st solo on the other and it got lots of play on long drives and at home. (Can't say the same for Pros and Cons or The Final Cut for that matter.)
Damn - I was even a fan of those early wistful PF pop songs of his - loaded with melancholy: Paint Box, See-Saw, Summer 68...

Pink Floyd was my clear favourite band and Rick was certainly a huge inspiration for me. RIP Rick.

Everything and Nothing / Re: The creative drop-off
« on: September 14, 2008, 08:53:28 PM »
I wonder if guys like Paul McCartney, Elton John, or Rod Stewart, are still enjoying themselves when they go out on another tour, or if they're thinking "well, my net worth is only 700 million now, and if this tour goes well I can nudge that up to 750 million."

That's my plan too.   8)

Time to post a summer piece before the season is gone...

Her Terrain - (Scott M2, Jamie Todd)

This one is from a set dreamSTATE played way back in 2000
and, to me, has a late-summer, late-night vibe. See how you feel yourself.

128k -

Everything and Nothing / Re: Cover songs....
« on: September 12, 2008, 04:32:46 PM »
For a long, long time I've had a desire to create an album of electronic versions of
Bruce Cockburn songs (Silver Wheels, Thoughts On A Rainy Afternoon...).

Everything and Nothing / Re: The "free for all" section of this Forum
« on: September 10, 2008, 09:19:42 PM »
I almost never visited that section and so won't miss it myself.
Maybe you could put a link to a "Free for All" section on another board.   ;D

Everything and Nothing / Re: Single disc CD players
« on: September 06, 2008, 12:35:03 PM »
While my Technics SL-PD 887 5-CD Changer is still working fine,
when I want to pop in a single disc, I like to use my Pioneer DV-45A DVD player
which ALSO plays SACDs and DVD-A discs so I can wallow in the surround-sound
Diatonis or Bjork, Depeche Mode, Beck, Talking Heads, Miles, Bowie, Pink Floyd...

Other Ambient (and related) Music / Re: Favorite ambient cover art?
« on: September 04, 2008, 06:30:11 PM »
So many great covers... but five Steve Roach albums came immediately to mind:

day out of time - wow!
The Lost Pieces 4
Atmospheric Conditions
Mystic Chords & Sacred Spaces
The Dream Circle

Listening: Podcasts, Mixes, and Music Sample Clips / Re: Grace Jones remix
« on: September 04, 2008, 05:05:30 AM »
Very cool version - it evoked the vibe of a heavier Massive Attack track.

Hypnos Label Releases / Re: Villa Galaxia - Saul Stokes. Some Impressions.
« on: September 01, 2008, 11:46:12 AM »
Air piano!  Gotta say, that's a new one.     

Pages: 1 ... 30 31 [32] 33 34 ... 37