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 Post subject: Re: Fillmore East
PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 3:23 pm 
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I've always loved this album, originally owned on cassette and played to destruction on my first sound system by Philips.....

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 4:42 pm 
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When this album came out in the summer of 1971, our house was being remodeled. I had just moved back into my bedroom, but the door wasn't hung yet. So I had to play the album at really low volume so my parents wouldn't hear the words!

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 Post subject: Re: Fillmore East
PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 4:43 pm 
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I remember listening to this album at my Mom & Dads house when 5 friends cut school used our lunch money to buy a Thai Stick for $10 rolled 4 joints and a pinner smoked it all got stoned to the max and we were all laughing uncontrollably...good times... :smoke:


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 Post subject: Re: Fillmore East
PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:48 pm 
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I had gone to college, but I certinly did not play it the summers at my parents’ home. My mom had already banned playing Ummagumma ”with all the screaming and noise” when I was in high school. We had just one car so mom was nearly always home. Thinking back, her English was OK but she knew no slang words, so she probably would not have figured out Flo and Eddie.

I got dad to listen to a few cuts off Hot Rats, though. He had liked swing and big band. :D


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 Post subject: Re: Fillmore East
PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 6:59 pm 
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If you are not into torrents, you can compile most of the Fillmore concert with

1 Fillmore album
2 Playground Psychotics: Status back Baby to Billy The Mountain
3 Small eternity with Yoko Ono, if you wish

it runs an hour and a half


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