What music are you listening to right now?

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Fri Feb 22, 2013 2:38 am

Pretty sure I posted this last year, but who cares. First 12 seconds are some of the most important in the history of jazz.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Kim OHara » Fri Feb 22, 2013 5:52 am

Amina Alaoui ...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYzabyNk15c
... moody music, great voice, excellent instrumental backing.

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(BTW, how do you embed the Youtube player? No-one ever told me! :shrug: )
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Sat Feb 23, 2013 1:21 am

Kim O'Hara wrote:(BTW, how do you embed the Youtube player? No-one ever told me! :shrug: )


Kim, click the "video" button all the way to right and put the URL in there. It will come up like this - [video][/video].

EDIT - Actually "quote" this message and you'll see...

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Sat Feb 23, 2013 1:22 am

Great song BTW
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Kim OHara » Sat Feb 23, 2013 2:13 am

SDC wrote:
Kim O'Hara wrote:(BTW, how do you embed the Youtube player? No-one ever told me! :shrug: )


Kim, click the "video" button all the way to right and put the URL in there. It will come up like this - [video][/video].

EDIT - Actually "quote" this message and you'll see...


Aha!
Thanks, SDC - I think I tried everything except the "video" button ... I guess I wasn't giving the BB software enough credit for its ability to work out what to do with the link.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SDC » Thu Feb 28, 2013 2:18 am

Yes

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby danieLion » Mon Mar 04, 2013 8:54 pm

Elliott Smith's, "Rose Parade"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ms0-0nIHPOk

My best friend told me today that these line always reminds him of me:

"It's just that everyone's interest is stronger than mine;
And when they clean the street I'll be the only shit that's left behind."
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby tiltbillings » Fri Mar 08, 2013 5:25 am

A lovely video that combines two interesting characters that I rather like very much.

This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond.
SN I, 38.

Ar scáth a chéile a mhaireas na daoine.
People live in one another’s shelter.

"We eat cold eels and think distant thoughts." -- Jack Johnson
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Viscid » Fri Mar 08, 2013 7:27 am

"What holds attention determines action." - William James
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Viscid » Sun Mar 10, 2013 11:38 pm

"What holds attention determines action." - William James
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby danieLion » Tue Mar 12, 2013 9:45 pm

I've been listening to myself work on my cover versions of The Alan Parson's Project's "Eye In Sky," The Smashing Pumpkins, "Disarm" and U2's "One" (I've been a singer/songwriter/performer/studio artist for a while and do have a CD out under a pseudonym which came out in '06. I only distribute them for free. If you'd like a copy, PM and we'll see what we can do. The label I was on went out of business but there might be some online samples and I think there's still a video of the first track on Youtube but I'm not here to peddle my wares. Like I said, if you want more info. I'd be glad to freely share. Just PM me. But please, don't publicize it here. I do not create music for money. It's nice when that's the result, but I'm an artist before I'm an economist. :spy: )

Rigth now I'm trying to figure out the best way to just record video of myslelf from my laptop to upload to Youtube but I'm the furthest thing from a geek you'll find. So, if you've any advice, I'd be much obliged.
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby convivium » Sat Mar 16, 2013 5:14 pm

i only like music with balls. this could include everything from hendrix, crust punk, doom and black metal to minimalism, drone, and a lot of symphonic music; also some hip hop and rap, and electronic music (iff it has balls i.e. real emotional power).
(Vx) (Mx.Lx > Bx).
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Just keep breathing in and out like this. Don't be interested in anything else. It doesn't matter even if someone is standing on their head with their ass in the air. Don't pay it any attention. Just stay with the in-breath and the out-breath. Concentrate your awareness on the breath. Just keep doing it. http://www.ajahnchah.org/book/Just_Do_It_1_2.php
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby daverupa » Sat Mar 16, 2013 5:28 pm

convivium wrote:i only like music with balls


    "And how is it, bhikkhus, that by protecting oneself one protects others? By the pursuit, development, and cultivation of the four establishments of mindfulness. It is in such a way that by protecting oneself one protects others.

    "And how is it, bhikkhus, that by protecting others one protects oneself? By patience, harmlessness, goodwill, and sympathy. It is in such a way that by protecting others one protects oneself.
- Sedaka Sutta [SN 47.19]
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby convivium » Sat Mar 16, 2013 5:29 pm

HAHAHA i'd post an image of a nutsack to clarify, but i'll spare you.
Just keep breathing in and out like this. Don't be interested in anything else. It doesn't matter even if someone is standing on their head with their ass in the air. Don't pay it any attention. Just stay with the in-breath and the out-breath. Concentrate your awareness on the breath. Just keep doing it. http://www.ajahnchah.org/book/Just_Do_It_1_2.php
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Reductor » Sun Mar 17, 2013 5:43 am

daverupa wrote:
convivium wrote:i only like music with balls





I lol'd. No, really. :clap:
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby retrofuturist » Sun Mar 17, 2013 5:54 am

Absolute classic. Thanks Dave.

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Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Aloka » Sun Mar 17, 2013 8:12 am

Moonshine - Bruno Mars



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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby convivium » Sun Mar 17, 2013 6:41 pm

Just keep breathing in and out like this. Don't be interested in anything else. It doesn't matter even if someone is standing on their head with their ass in the air. Don't pay it any attention. Just stay with the in-breath and the out-breath. Concentrate your awareness on the breath. Just keep doing it. http://www.ajahnchah.org/book/Just_Do_It_1_2.php
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby convivium » Sun Mar 17, 2013 6:58 pm

Just keep breathing in and out like this. Don't be interested in anything else. It doesn't matter even if someone is standing on their head with their ass in the air. Don't pay it any attention. Just stay with the in-breath and the out-breath. Concentrate your awareness on the breath. Just keep doing it. http://www.ajahnchah.org/book/Just_Do_It_1_2.php
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