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What's in your CD player?

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Volgadon
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Location: Israel
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Postby Volgadon » Thu April 16th, 2009, 6:09 pm

Robin Williamson has some great humouros stories as well as knowing how to tell the Arthurian ones right. Has a book of them too which I had read as a kid.

Anyway, I just found a great Hungarian folk band called Kolinda. It isn't the kind of brash cymbaly music or even Marta Sebestyen, but it sounds a lot more ancient. Mostly minor key on fiddle and pipe! The kind of thing which sounds mysterious and ancient, even though it isn't old at all.

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nona
Bibliophile
Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Fri April 17th, 2009, 12:16 pm

Kings of Leon
All American Rejects
Paramour

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Volgadon
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Location: Israel
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Postby Volgadon » Sun April 26th, 2009, 3:39 pm

Newlyn Town. The syncopation is amazing.

chuck
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Location: Ciinaminson NJ

Postby chuck » Sun April 26th, 2009, 3:48 pm

John Coltrane's "Love Supreme"....so uplifting

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princess garnet
Bibliophile
Location: Maryland

Postby princess garnet » Sun April 26th, 2009, 5:27 pm

For the warmer days ahead: The Caribbean from Putumayo Music. One summer we went to the Caribbean on a cruise so it'll be a great way to remember it.

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Leyland
Bibliophile
Location: Travelers Rest SC

Postby Leyland » Sun April 26th, 2009, 8:50 pm

I've got my iPod repeating the Pride and Predjudice soundtrack over and over. Absolutely love the score and just ordered the songbook for 12 of the songs from Amazon. My summer music project is to learn to play them all well and then to enjoy my own P&P music concert. Getting my piano tuned would really help, too!
We are the music makers, And we are the dreamers of dreams ~ Arthur O'Shaughnessy, Ode

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Spitfire
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Location: Canada

Postby Spitfire » Mon April 27th, 2009, 9:36 pm

I like everything and anything! Right now I am in love with Fairy Dance by Ashley MacIsaac and David's Jig by Natalie McMaster which are "World" gendre music. I am also going through an Alphaville kick plus, I like the songs "Up Among the Heather" by the Irish Rovers, Lady GaGa's "Poker Face", Katy Perry's Hot N Cold, and "Pancho and Lefty" by Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard. How's that for variety! :D
Only the pure of heart can make good soup. - Beethoven

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Lauryn
Reader
Location: Vancouver, CA

Postby Lauryn » Tue April 28th, 2009, 12:46 am

Led Zeppelin, Houses of the Holy. For whatever reason, it helps me think.

I don't think my mother is ever going to forgive me for that :D
Even the mighty oak was once just a nut that held its ground.

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Nefret
Bibliomaniac
Favorite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Postby Nefret » Tue April 28th, 2009, 2:10 am

Morbid Angel- Domination. :D

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sweetpotatoboy
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Location: London, UK

Postby sweetpotatoboy » Tue April 28th, 2009, 3:28 pm

Albums listened to over the past two weeks:

RIKI GAL - Roim Et HaShanim (2009) *****
VELVET - The Queen (2009) ***
OFIR COHEN - Ani Shar Bishvilekh (2009) ***
DIANA ROSS - Ross (1978) ***
JIMMY WAYNE - Do You Believe Me Now (2008) ***
KRIS ALLEN - Brand New Shoes EP some tracks ***
MISHAVONNA HENSON - From The Edge Of The World (EP) ***
THE UNC CLEF HANGERS (ft Anoop Desai) - Misc ****
JACKIE TOHN - Beguiling (2008) ****
JACKIE TOHN - The Golden Girl EP (2005) ****
RAMI KLEINSTEIN - Shir Khasuf (2009) ****
DEATH VESSEL - Nothing Is Precious Enough For Us (2008) **
LILI & SUSIE - Nu Och Då - Det Bästa Med Lili & Susie (2009) ***
DAVID PHELPS - The Voice (2008) ****
RUPERT HOLMES - Partners In Crime (1979) ***
THE SUPREMES - More Hits By The Supremes (1965) ***
RASCAL FLATTS - Still Feels Good (2007) ***
SEBASTIAN KARLSSON - The Most Beautiful Lie (2009) ****
SARA EVANS - Restless (2003) ****
PATRICK FIORI - 4 Mots (2007) ****
DOR DANIEL - Bein HaKhalomot (2009) ***
MARTINA MCBRIDE - Playlist: The Very Best of Martina McBride (2008) ****
TEDDY THOMPSON - A Piece Of What You Need (2008) ***
CHRISTIAN WALZ - The Corner (2009) ***
VARIOUS - Malta Eurosong 2009 ***
JENNIFER HUDSON - Jennifer Hudson (2008) ***
JOHNNY DUNCAN & JANIE FRICKE - Nice'N Easy (1980) ***
JELENA TOMASEVIC - Panta Rei (2009) **
KYLIE MINOGUE - X (2008) ***
P!NK - Funhouse (2008) **
TOYAH - In The Court Of The Crimson Queen (2008) **
VARIOUS - The Very Best of Northern Soul Divas (2003) ****


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