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HorseTears
01-25-2009, 03:11 AM
It looks like she'll be done with her UK/Europe tour at the end of March:
http://pollstar.com/resultsArtist.aspx?ID=52982&SortBy=Date&SearchBy=grace%20jones

Do we think there's a chance? She's a legend... in certain circles. And we know that men of a certain persuasion would be all over this plus I think she has pretty broad appeal in the Coachella scene.

And she's bigger in the UK than she is here; that always seems to have some sort of strange appeal to the indie/alt scene. You can see from these recent Later with Jools Holland performances that she's still got 'it'! I can't believe this woman is over 60!



Williams' Blood:
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Slave to the Rhythm:
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Love You to Life:
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insidetheface
01-25-2009, 03:37 AM
not that i know of, but Grace Potter (and the Nocturnals) will be there...

Grace Slick would be cool too!

M Sparks
01-25-2009, 06:01 AM
Only if she wears this hat.
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Man, she was awful.

patricksw
01-25-2009, 06:45 AM
Grace Jones @ Coachella = Shit in my pants!!!!!!

blackchango
01-25-2009, 07:33 AM
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Makes so much sense ! For so many different reasons.

AlecEiffel
01-25-2009, 09:35 AM
Grace Jones ain't my thing, but I want to commend you for the fact that this post isn't a weak attempt to be funny.

TeamCoachellaHellYeah
01-25-2009, 09:42 AM
I would watch just to hear demolition man...

KungFuJay
01-25-2009, 09:45 AM
I would say yes only if the Governator showed up and they reenacted a scene from Conan the Destroyer. Too bad Wilt is dead.

Foucault
01-25-2009, 09:58 AM
She's brilliant. I hope so.

HorseTears
01-25-2009, 02:03 PM
Sorry, folks, I should have used the search function before starting a new Grace Jones thread. At least I didn't start a new Bowie thread.... right?

I'm holding out hope on Grace; I think it's a real possibility.

HandBanana
01-25-2009, 02:05 PM
She must do "I Need a Man" if she plays.

HorseTears
01-25-2009, 02:17 PM
I'd be a happy camper if I got Slave to the Rhythm, Nightclubbing, My Jamaican Guy, La Vie En Rose, Pull Up to the Bumper and Williams' Blood. She can sing the phonebook after that.

JewFace
01-25-2009, 03:11 PM
This would be huge. My cousin just saw her in the UK and said she's never been better. Don't fuck this one up, GV!

ElBlueblazer
01-25-2009, 03:16 PM
Duet with pee-wee

do it GV

fishboy
01-25-2009, 03:43 PM
Grace Jones would AMAZING! I saw her once in LA years ago and she was incredible. Reviews I've read of her recent performances have been solid. And hey she even has Wendy & Lisa on her new album. W&L: "Is the water warm enough, Grace?" GJ: "Just get the hell in!"