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Don't know about the like button but non conformist sign me up. I once had a women where I work introduce me to a new customer and said [insert my male name here - uh] is a ...a.. peculiar. 

 

I thought - that's an interesting introduction - ok - I'll take that.

 

When I got job reviews - I always told people I considered my most important job was Comic Relief - because everyone took their jobs way too seriously...?

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35 minutes ago, Niamh said:

I was looking for a "like" button on here - does one exist? I like to be considered as non comformist - and that applies to many aspects of my life. I hate being classified or categorised. It winds me up!

 

 

We don't have like buttons on TransPulse. The idea was floated. The Powers That Be said, "Thou shalt not." Instead we insist that, if you like something, please engage with the person who posted the thing you like and tell them so.

 

Hugs!

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Ready for the weekend - just contacted several GT's - been waiting nearly 2 months ofr my health care - they say I'm on the waiting list - so I'm adding more to the mix and I like to do at least 1 thing every day that gets me closer to my outward woman I want to be.

 

Here is what popped into my mind that would be nice as I list more comics on ebay to augment my augmentation....

 

Looks like the CSN first album idea - of course it can't be because the house CSN posed by was torn down the week after they posed.....

 

 

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speaking about odd coincidences - a friend of mine who passed a few years ago was from Streetor, Illinois and that is where Alvin Lee moved to in the years before his passing - what are the odds.....

 

 

 

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1 hour ago, Jani said:

What other songs about weekdays can you think of.

In no particular order:

The Cure - Friday I'm in Love https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ucX9hVCQT_U 

Queen - Lazing on a Sunday Afternoon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OU6EyXcFBxA

Blondie - Sunday Girl https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5SmLgGnKJ4

Lynyrd Skynyrd - Tuesday's Gone https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFNbTdLfBwQ

          (Bonus) Cover by Metallica https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2PlKbYGGVPQ

 

David Bowie - Thursday's Child https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTjRMkzxvt8

Misfits - Saturday Night https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NcuoXEiLcQw

Bay City Rollers - Saturday Night https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7BKKaKT_dtM

Rolling Stones - Ruby Tuesday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ADtnUC_ctNk

Eels - Saturday Morning https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x8fj3rQ9vdc

Death Cab for Cutie - Monday Morning https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PuyY0gzrtqU

Ludivico Einaudi - Monday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GbcsItHtjyA

Macklemore - Wednesday Morning https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TxwiNgPq_5M

Asobi Seksu - Thursday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8paDhfGQH4E

Nico Stai - Miss Friday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoR39J-OMpQ

Elton John - Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=26wEWSUUsUc

Vance Joy - Saturday Sun https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKqMNQkjHmI

K-OS - Sunday Morning https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3nDgnNUJe6s

 

 

 

 

 

Given more time, I am sure I could come up with more. Just scanned my brain and playlists quickly. Think I got every day of the week covered and several musical genres too.

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You sure have been a busy little bee - this will make a great weekend listen. Thank You Sara

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Glad to have another voice in here so welcome Niamh.

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Nice list @SaraAW.  Thanks!  Some great songs there!

 

Welcome to the thread Niamh! 

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Our band plans to pick up It's Good to be King - I'm singing so occasionally I'll put in Queen instead.....accidentally on purpose.

 

https://youtu.be/6aogOR8c8Q4

 

 and No Matter What by Badfinger - but I only sing bv on this one 

 

https://youtu.be/LR6LSnREyYU

 

 

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What a great slow rocker by Tom Petty......

 

I love the way they raise chords (voicing lift) the bass goes up an octave, creates a nice effect

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yes - I am in love with the entire FEEL of the song - a buried treasure I can't wait to play....

 

By the way - my lead player is such a nit picker when it comes to sounds and styles - I'm sure he willemulate the Leslie to a T in NO MATTER WHAt. You should hear his sound on NORWEGIAN WOOD

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Great tune on a Sunday morning, so sweet 20 years later. You rock me Walter Becker....Just so tasty...

 

 

 

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Great choice....wish I could have seen that tour. Only saw them in 1972 at u of Toledo during their Countdown?to Ecstasy tour. I will post a photo of that concert when I can get to my photo album.

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@Dinaki that is a wonderful collaboration!  Thank you for sharing it. 

 

@Cyndee That is a super example of dreams lost and the reality of it.  

"I said babe you look delicious
And you're standing very close
But like this is Lower Broadway
And you're talking to a ghost"

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@Dinaki I missed the Freddie Mercury.cool. I saw a Carol Burnett show where she sang Send in the Clowns. My wide thought Joni Mitchell wrote it. I said no. Turns out Stephen Sondheim wrote it. Said freddie did a version. Can't wait to get to my pc to hear it.

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Bummer - the Freddie Mercury version of Send in the Clowns is instrumental....

 

So I guess my second choice for listing to today.... let's put on a little Supertramp... my personal favorite of theirs...

 

DREAMER

 

https://youtu.be/-UYVHF37KzA

 

 

 

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@Shay - wonderful tune. They have so many. Used to play along on harmonica to "Long way home", great memories...

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I still am the harp player on our Beatles and Petty songs requiring it. It is a struggle sometimes to sing, play bass, play harp on YOU DON'T KNOW HOW IT FEELS, MARY JANE'S LAST DANCE, I SHOULD HAVE KNOW BETTER, LOSER and LOVE ME DO (this one I have to fake the notes on lead section as they used a different key harp in the studio and I tried to pick up the right key for theat part but it was way too much effort for so little payback).

 

And my other favorite Supertramp song ... Bloody Well Right....

 

 

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Another great band.  We saw them in August '83 in Worcester, MA before Roger Hodgson left.  They spoke about it on stage.  

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never saw them - but it was sad they couldn't work things out because every band needs more than one talented writer and voice....

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as promised - here are photos of Steely Dan at the University of Toledo 1972 (I think)

 

 

steely dan.jpg

steely dan 2.jpg

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I love the upper one with Donald Fagen, Walter Becker and Jeff "Skunk" Baxter.... Denny Diaz is the only one I came name in the second photo besides Fagen

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