Friday, October 26, 2007
MUSIC DOWNLOADING ADDICTION...Are you hooked?!!!
Are you addicted to the internet with the great availability of music to be downloaded? Just remember there is no cure to this evil addiction. You will want more and more and more!!! And guess what...it is perfectly ok. There are much worse addictions out there with much worse repercussions. So whenever you need a fix of new euphoria, simply let it all hang out and download that sweet drug known as music. I find that my mood is greatly affected by what I am listening to. When I want to remember theold days there is no better way than to put on something from that particular period, and it takes me back to a time when the world moved slower, when people weren't so money hungry and greedy....that was the way to live...for me that time was the sixties and seventies. Everyone has their period in time where they felt less stress and pressure from the outside world.....put on some music from your favorite era and relax your mind. You will surely not regret it! sincerely, your host....DRUMBO
Posted by tm at 2:25 PM
HEY, CHECK OUT THE LINKS ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE OF THIS PAGE
The links that are at the right hand side of the page should be of interest to anyone who has loved music over the past 40 years. Please check them out. You will find videos, record reviews, political wisdom and a host of other cool stuff. I am available for music discussion anytime through my email address which is firstname.lastname@example.org I also trade music with anyone who is interested. I just acquired a cool Hot Tuna 1978 hooded sweatshirt which should get a lot of heads turning since most of the bozos who listen to that rap garbage out there have never heard of Hot Tuna before. OK, carry on my musical brothers and sisters. "Let there be songs...to fill the air".
OH GREAT ALBUM ART...WE MISS YOU SO MUCH!!!!!!!
I just wanted to comment on the loss of the great album cover. I can't stand the fact that we are forced to accept this tiny version of album art which comes with these cds today. I remember that I used to take albums with me to the bathroom. I would sit on the toilet and read them as you would a book. I would study the artwork, the information, the record label, the inner sleeve, any and all inserts and posters which may have been included. I don't care about the tiny booklets with these cds. The change really sucks.....where have those days of wonderful art and music gone? I'll never forget those days. And you will never see days like that again. The kids today truly don't know what they missed. Oh what a time it was.
HOW DO WE THANK THE INFAMOUS BOOTLEG 8-TRACK?
Remember those long lost days when you would pick up a new 8 track tape?.....many of them were "bootleg" or "pirate" tapes. They usually had a glossy label with some type of psychedelic art or some fancy lettering and bright colors. They sold for less than legitimate releases and we went crazy for them. Many days and nights were spent driving around with friends blasting Jethro Tull, Alice Cooper, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin...the list could go on forever. And boy did we smoke...cigarettes, pot....one guy I knew stoked up a whiffle bat...yes, that's right...a plastic whiffle ball bat....we were that fucked up! I remember taking a hit from that and almost choking to death on the burning, smoldering yellow plastic..but hey, we were crazy, it was the 70s, and we loved every fucking minute of it!!!!!