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  1. Thread: Ride!!!!!!

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    Re: Ride!!!!!!

    No Seagull, Damn.
  2. Re: Post Your 2015 Coachella Itinerary & Suggestions

    Too funny. Such a small world.
  3. Re: Post Your 2015 Coachella Itinerary & Suggestions

    Wednesday April 15 - Leave work at Sunset-Gower Studios, walk two blocks to Hollywood Paladium - See Replacements
    Thursday April 16th - Leave work mid-afternoon, arrive at Fox Theatre Pomona - See...
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    Re: Top 5 Acts from Bottom 3 Lines

    Charles Bradley
    Perfume Genius
    Sturgil Simpson
    Cloud Nothings
    Rev Horton Heat

    Hon Mentions to Angel Olsen, Eagulls, Allah-Lahs, Saint Motel
  5. Re: If you could add one band to this years lineup, who would it be?

    The Men - Evenings will play out fine...it's some daytime, non-emo rock on Sunday I want added
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    Re: Dream Set Lists 2015

    I'm knowingly in the distinct minority here, but Oxygen is my least favorite track on To Be Kind, still like it a lot, just my favorite thing about the album is all the nuanced details that weave in...
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    Re: Dream Set Lists 2015

    Gotta add Big Balls, otherwise just about perfect.
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    Dream Set Lists 2015

    Go ahead, for any artist in 2015 lineup you're stoked to see...what's your dream set list.

    I'll start things off with...

    Swans (Given 90 Minutes)

    Screen Shot
    The Apostate
    A Little God In...
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    Re: Who will be this year's sleeper? 2015

    I'm Starting with the non-Annie Saints.

    Saint Motel
    St. Paul and the Broken Bones
    St. Lucia (a young M83)

    Then to that will add

    Eagulls
    Night Terrors of 1927
  10. Re: Who is the most overrated set by the people of this forum?

    This...sound great, wooden personalities. Still worth checking out, but when were talking overrated (as opposed to bad, which they are decidedly not),they get my vote.
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    Sticky: Re: Set Times Predictions: SATURDAY

    Mikey1313666 Thanks so much for all the time and effort you put into this...just one request.

    When the actual set times do come out for week 1...can you update the clash finder grids to match? ...
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    Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    No shit - Love the guys skills as a producer, but Kanye needs to pick better fights.

    If it had been Black Messiah or Run The Jewels 2 losing to Morning Phase, maybe I'd listen, but Queen Bee, no.
  13. Thread: Grammys

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    Re: Grammys

    No - there is no aspect of the Grammys that isn't a joke, less meaningful in my eyes than the Golden Globes as far as a mark of genuine quality - Oscar's/Emmy's have their own major issues, but at...
  14. Re: Who is the #1, can't miss, front row set for you?

    Friday - Steely Dan / AC/DC tie
    Saturday - Parquet Courts (Only because I've seen Swans/War On Drugs recently and am seeing B&S at Fox Pomona just before weekend 2), otherwise would be Swans....
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    Re: Peking Duk and Trippy Turtle added to Friday

    Yeah, just have a sense conflicts are going to be bad across the board this year...no reason why, just a sense.
  16. Re: 5 smart -5 dumb -5 missed bookings (2015 edition)

    Totally forgot about Television...can we pair with Jesus and Mary Chain?
  17. Re: 5 smart -5 dumb -5 missed bookings (2015 edition)

    Smart

    1. Jon Hopkins/Parquet Courts/Swans/John Talabot - all grouped as one as all are corrections on obvious whiffs from last year.
    All still welcome additions, though it sucks that Parquet...
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    Sticky: Re: Set Times Predictions: SATURDAY

    I think Swans Closes the Gobi, not the Mojave...won't draw large enough crowd...and let's have a DJ close the main stage...that separates Swans and Jack White
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    Re: so... we are halfway through the 2010s...

    Forgot about this one...probably my favorite psych/garage album of decade - Contraption/Soul Desert just such a great tune.
  20. Thread: Primavera 2015

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    Re: Primavera 2015

    Nice, nice lineup - feel like a lot of the indie/rock undercard bookings are what we should have expected if the attitude of Coachella management '08-'10 still prevailed.

    Gotta love Patti Smith...
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    Re: so... we are halfway through the 2010s...

    Interesting...small sample pool, but not one top 25 mention of Channel Orange, which sits number two on decade at acclaimedmusic.net.

    Not surprised though, it's an excellent album, but always felt...
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    Re: Albums where the BEST song is the LAST song!

    Big arguments given other tracks on my first two albums but I suggest...

    Highway 61 Revisited - Desolation Row
    The Band - King Harvest (Has Surely Come)

    Then

    The Stone Roses (British...
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    Re: so... we are halfway through the 2010s...

    Wow, here's a first stab, which would probably change tomorrow - found for me top 20 was pretty easy, but then choices for 21-25 could just as easily come from the many honorable mentions I felt I...
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    Re: Can we get some adds

    All great choices, to which I would add Hookworms & The Men & White Denim - lineup needs more rock, Cowboy Junkies/Tom Waits/Tears For Fears/Sleater-Kinney/Charltans UK etc...lineup is short a...
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    Re: your top 10 songs of the 2015 lineup

    Belle & Sebastian - The Shape I'm In
    Swans - The Apostate
    War On Drugs - An Ocean Between The Waves
    Parquet Courts - Tears O' Plenty
    Jon Hopkins - Immunity
    Steely Dan - Reelin In The Years
    ACDC...
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    Re: your top 10 songs of the 2015 lineup

    Belle & Sebastian - The Shape I'm In
    Swans - The Apostate
    War On Drugs - An Ocean Between The Waves
    Parquet Courts - Tears O' Plenty
    Jon Hopkins - Immunity
    Steely Dan - Reelin In The Years
    ACDC...
  27. Rate The 2015 Acts You've Seen As Live Artists

    I've launched this thread last couple of years and it's gotten a pretty decent response.

    Surprised at how few acts I've actually seen this year given how repeat-y the lineup feels.

    Anyways,...
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    Re: Belle & Sebastian 2015

    Generally love your posts, but are you nuts?
    To even suggest this when I'm already resigned to missing most of Jack White or Swans due to stage closing conflict, to add BAS to that clusterfuck, to...
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    Re: 2014 Comprehensive Spotify Playlist

    This is Fantastic...much appreciated.
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    Re: What a shit show

    Have, Very much looking forward to that set one of the three or four research discoveries I'm pumped for, the other being Jungle, which although very much in the electro-soul camp, has a cooler vibe...
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    Re: What a shit show

    I'm with you here...made the argument earlier in the thread that they've got a lot of last year's buzz acts, and that's true, but I've been working through the clash finder links as well and it's...
  32. Re: The "Worst Possible/Potential Conflicts" Thread 2015

    Steely Dan could be Outdoor also like replacements last year.

    But worst and easiest conflict of weekend to predict is 100 percent overlap of Jack White and Swans closing the Gobi, unless they have...
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    Re: Your top 10 must-sees for 2015

    Already seen them three times. Really like their recorded work but never floored by them live...sound great, not much personality...not a priority this year if conflicts with any other artist I want...
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    Re: Your top 10 must-sees for 2015

    Swans
    AC/DC
    Parquet Courts
    Steely Dan
    Ride
    Jack White
    Run The Jewels
    Built To Spill
    Belle & Sebastian
    War On Drugs
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    Re: What a shit show

    I think older veterans are pissed that there were a lot of mostly gettable fan-fave or legendary acts from the 80s/90s/00s that didn't make the bill - Aphex Twin, Jesus & Mary Chain (who are playing...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    That's saying a lot!

    On a totally unrelated topic, incredibly late to the conversation, but completely surprised by how much I liked LDR's Ultraviolence once I finally gave it a listen. Expected...
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    Yes...by a significant margin
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    Never caught them in their prime, would be ecstatic to see them on the line-up!
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    Re: YOUR Top 10 songs of 2014

    Love your number 1 - it isn't my top choice but definitely one of my favorites of year...utterly confused by the number of year end lists I've seen rallying around Habit over this song, not that I...
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    Saw this on Monklish so prob BS, but just thought I'd ask...anyone hearing any Talking Heads rumors?
  41. Re: Top albums of 2014 (picked by labels, blogs, magazines, artists, and etc)

    So glad I'm not alone in thinking this...LP1 has to be one of the most overrated albums I've heard over the last 5 years...okay with headphones or quite moments around the pad but as bad a car listen...
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    2014 Lost In The Year End Shuffle

    Now that most of the year end lists are out, which albums, songs are u surprised didn't have more of an impact?

    For Me

    Albums -
    Silver Mount Zion - Fuck Off Get Free!
    Neneh Cherry - Blank...
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    Agreed. And it's their best album.
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    Re: I Just Don't Get the Hype

    It's definitely not for everyone. Anyone with an aversion to depressing music should stay away, and it helps I think to be a bit older to fully appreciate, but I find it to be a one-of-a-kind type...
  45. Re: Top albums of 2014 (picked by labels, blogs, magazines, artists, and etc)

    And Rolling Stone's list means it was a good year for U2 and Springsteen? To me, it felt like a very down year for hip hop overall regardless of who Gorilla Versus Bear (perplexingly I might add,...
  46. Re: Top albums of 2014 (picked by labels, blogs, magazines, artists, and etc)

    I think workmanlike is the perfect word to sum up this year...again, I thought it was a great year at the very top...but then everything else felt exactly as you put it...workmanlike...not bad, just...
  47. Re: Top albums of 2014 (picked by labels, blogs, magazines, artists, and etc)

    I've liked my top five - SKM, Swans, WOD, Future Islands, St. Vincent more than my five favorites from last couple years but there is no depth at all to 2014...maybe ten other releases that deserve...
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    Hookworms just booked at Santa Ana Observatory April 4th - does that rule them out, or possibly an early start on the smaller venue bookings GV has been doing for Coachella Acts since they went to...
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    ie...arty white males...went to one of their shows here at the Roxy back in September and I'd put money down that out of 500 there were less than 25 women or non-whites of either gender combined.
    ...
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    Not to mention there about a 20% chance we get War on Drugs and Sun Kil Moon on same day this year.
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