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Started by maddox, Fri, 2006-05-05, 23:47:02

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Appelmoes??

Quote from: Nicky007 on Thu, 2008-06-26, 20:51:47
I'm gonna celebrate this by drinking all of your beers, Mad  *horns*

Nicky.
You're not going to share them? Pft! :(
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Quote from: Appelmoes?? on Thu, 2008-06-26, 22:46:00
You're not going to share them? Pft! :(

Only when you deserve'm, Appy  :P

Nicky.
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And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me

maddox

Okay aside the comfort of a good beer i tend to buy something exclusive every now and then.

This is the time for that:

Equilibrio.

Read my tiny review on the NP topic and you'll now why.

Edit: let's modify this bit:

Here we go:

Quote from: what i wrote in the NP topicNP> Equilibrio - A Rock Opera

Tonight i went to the concert in Utrecht and my gosh let me tell you: if you like Symphonic metal with classical moments ehm let me refrase that: Lots of classical moments that this is an album you should really buy or at least check it out.

Stunning! And that for a Dutch band called Xystus combined with a Dutch Orchestra. Yep, a real orchestra.

It reminds me of Caamora in many ways though it's far more 'metal' than Caamora.

Highly recommended!!!  *horns* *horns* *horns*
Cause of Injury: Lack of Adhesive Ducks.

maddox

I've updated my list a bit.
Made it more extensive. ;)

In the risk of copycatting Nick with his rather distinguished and extensive list especially with the addition of favorite guitarist, bassplayer etc etc, I've had to come up with a different title and obviously, a different approach.  :P ;D

I'm still working on that.  ;)
Cause of Injury: Lack of Adhesive Ducks.

Nicky007

#29
Quote from: maddox on Mon, 2010-05-24, 12:07:16
... I've had to come up with a different title and obviously, a different approach.   :P ;D

I'm still working on that.  ;)

;D ;D ;D

..............

;D ;D ;D

..............

Nicky.


..............
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me

Nicky007

Hey Mad, you just copied all'o my groups !

;D ;D ;D

...............

Nicky.
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
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maddox

#31
*under construction. ;)

There's more work to be done than I thought.  ::)

Quote from: Nicky007 on Mon, 2010-05-24, 13:06:10
Hey Mad, you just copied all'o my groups !

;D ;D ;D

Nicky.

What, you thought that you were the only one with a great taste in music?  :P ;D
Cause of Injury: Lack of Adhesive Ducks.

Nicky007

 8) Mad

I'm surprised to see that you have so many albums by Alan Parsons Project  :)

I listened a lot to them thirty years ago.

Nicky.
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me

Nicky007

Mad, I'm curious about which Zero Hour albums you have  :D

Seriously, I am  ;)

As I wrote earlier, I experienced them live at Headway 2007, together with Redemption, To-Mera, and Loch Vostok.

The Zero Hour concert was superb  *horns*

It got me spinning their albums for quite a while. I have to get back to them soon again .....

Are you and I the only Zero Hour fans here ? (not for you to answer, Mad)  ;D

Nicky.
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me

maddox

Quote from: Nicky007 on Wed, 2010-06-30, 15:20:10
Mad, I'm curious about which Zero Hour albums you have  :D

Seriously, I am  ;)

As I wrote earlier, I experienced them live at Headway 2007, together with Redemption, To-Mera, and Loch Vostok.

The Zero Hour concert was superb  *horns*

It got me spinning their albums for quite a while. I have to get back to them soon again .....

Are you and I the only Zero Hour fans here ? (not for you to answer, Mad)  ;D

Nicky.

For you and just for you and no one else:

Look at the Z.  ;)
Cause of Injury: Lack of Adhesive Ducks.

Nicky007

Oh yeah, and Wolverine ...  ;D

Actually I don't know this group. Ya think I'd like'm, Mad ?

Have to get Dark Deceiver. What's it like ?  Started listenin to Zero Hour again ...  8)

Nicky.
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me

Nicky007

#36
Nice work with Dream Theater, Mad  8)

- but ... how about the rest ?  ;)

Has your rest lasted too long, maybe kinda up to now ?  ;D

I'm still waitin for yer Wolverine catalog  :D

And the Australian Pink Floyd Show - is that where they play Gilmour's Comfortably Numb solo on the didgeridoo ? - for the benefit of Mr. Cap ?  :P

And The Tea Party, well, depending on which one you mean, there's the

Canadian Tea Party, catalog: The Interzone Mantras (my fave btw), Transmission, etc

US Tea Party movement, catalog: mischief  ;D

Nicky.
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me

maddox

Quote from: Nicky007 on Fri, 2010-09-24, 14:46:05
Nice work with Dream Theater, Mad  8)

- but ... how about the rest ?  ;)

Yeah, I know.  :P
I'm kinda lazy at the moment. ;)
And burried with no time.  :o

And it is more work than I anticipated at the beginning.  :-\

QuoteI'm still waitin for yer Wolverine catalog  :D

On its way.

QuoteAnd the Australian Pink Floyd Show - is that where they play Gilmour's Comfortably Numb solo on the didgeridoo ? - for the benefit of Mr. Cap ?  :P

No sorry, can't help (on their behalf) you with Comfortably Numb on the APFS.
Just Animals and Wish You Were Here. ;)

QuoteAnd The Tea Party, well, depending on which one you mean, there's the

Canadian Tea Party, catalog: The Interzone Mantras (my fave btw), Transmission, etc

US Tea Party movement, catalog: mischief  ;D

Nicky.

Canadian Tea Party of course.  8)
Cause of Injury: Lack of Adhesive Ducks.

Nicky007

Quote from: maddox on Fri, 2010-09-24, 17:15:44
Canadian Tea Party of course.  8)

The US Tea Party movement would'v suited you better, Mad, as you'r full of mischief  :P

Nicky.
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me

PH

Hey Maddox, I checked out your listening profile and found this:

Quote from: maddox on Fri, 2006-05-05, 23:47:02Frank Klepacki [US]

How did that end up there?

PH

I did another check in your listening profile (I check LP's every once in a while in search of new ideas and discoveries) and saw this:

Quote from: maddox on Fri, 2006-05-05, 23:47:02
Bjørn Lynne [Norway]

  • Albums: The Void (1997)/Wolves of the Gods (1999)/The Gods Awaken (2001)/Colony (2002)

Never heard you about him. What do you think of it? (And also the fellow I mentioned in my previous post. ;))

I have "The Gods Awaken" and "Return To Witchwood" which I find very nice. I don't play them often, but there are some great musical ideas. Especially "Return To Witchwood" is quite relaxing.

Nicky007

#41
Mad, I get the impression that you like Dream Theater, donno why  ;)

I see that you too like Adagio, pantheon with me. Their latest studio album Archangels in Black is magnificent  *horns*

I just ordered the entire Dominici O3 Trilogy (3 albums). I deemed them pantheon on the basis of what I heard on YouTube. Lookin forward to hearing the albums from beginning to end, as that always gives a deeper experience. I'm fascinated by the the storyline   8)

Nicky.
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me

maddox

#42
Quote from: PH on Fri, 2011-05-06, 12:45:34
Hey Maddox, I checked out your listening profile and found this:

How did that end up there?

That's your fault. ;)

Quote from: PH on Fri, 2011-08-12, 23:17:50
I did another check in your listening profile (I check LP's every once in a while in search of new ideas and discoveries) and saw this:

Never heard you about him. What do you think of it? (And also the fellow I mentioned in my previous post. ;))

I have "The Gods Awaken" and "Return To Witchwood" which I find very nice. I don't play them often, but there are some great musical ideas. Especially "Return To Witchwood" is quite relaxing.

That's also your fault. ;) ;)

Quote from: Nicky007 on Sun, 2011-09-04, 12:30:09
Mad, I get the impression that you like Dream Theater, donno why  ;)

That's not your fault. ;););)

They're okay.
A bit overrated.  :P

QuoteI see that you too like Adagio, pantheon with me. Their latest studio album Archangels in Black is magnificent  *horns*

I've got that album as well, but haven't updated my list, which is obvious for everyone to see.  :-[
Time is not always at my side. ...
I'm beginning to think that this was somewhat a pretentious endeavor.  :-[ :-[

QuoteI just ordered the entire Dominici O3 Trilogy (3 albums). I deemed them pantheon on the basis of what I heard on YouTube. Lookin forward to hearing the albums from beginning to end, as that always gives a deeper experience. I'm fascinated by the the storyline   8)

Nicky.

The first part of O3 is an acoustic, laid-back album.
It's not bad, a nice listen from time to time but don't expect something like DT. ;)


Cause of Injury: Lack of Adhesive Ducks.

Nicky007

Quote from: maddox on Sun, 2011-09-04, 16:10:36
The first part of O3 is an acoustic, laid-back album.

I know. It's quite special in a positive way  ;)

Parts 2 & 3 are fabulous melodic progmetal with thinking-man lyrics ala DT & CM  *horns*

Nicky.
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me

Nicky007

Hey Mad, don't tell me you aint got nothin by Metallica  :o

Nicky.
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me

maddox

Quote from: Nicky007 on Sun, 2011-10-23, 17:00:27
Hey Mad, don't tell me you aint got nothin by Metallica  :o

Nicky.

Almost nothing. ;)

I have a great deal by them though the fun stopped a bit during the Black Album period and fell downhill after the horrific Load/Reload era.
I'm one of the few that liked the St. Anger album and was filled with joy (partly because of reminiscing the 'ol days) with the Death Magnetic album.
The thing however that always holds me back when it comes to Metallica, is James Hetfield.
I don't like his heehaw-yiddleydidley-buckaroo singing.
To be more precise: I hate it.  :-\
Cause of Injury: Lack of Adhesive Ducks.

maddox

#46


But...

Last year I embarked on a great journey into fulfilling the cd's-I-own-profile and the maintenance after I finally finished it but what was meant to be a glimpse into my cd-collection, became a task that turned out to be almost like a hellish torment.

No time, no time and, obviously, no time.

Silly excuse, I know since I usually make time for music but unfortunately it is the truth.

So, I reached a point where I will contemplate if I shall discover the answer to the question; Will there come a day where I continue with the work or just delete the list I've already made and just fill in the bands I like? Without the albums I have from them?

So for the time being: this thread is, yet and still under construction. ;)

My excuses if you are disappointed with that.
Cause of Injury: Lack of Adhesive Ducks.

Nicky007

#47
Another error, Mad:  Ephrat are Israeli, not Polish (obviously)  ;)

Just noticed yer subtext  ;D

Actually, I'm into fake pig:  Ms 007 prepared a very tasty fake ham for our Christmas Eve dinner  :P

Nicky.
So you've come of age
And so you want to meet God
Sure you can
He's right here next to me