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PostPosted: Fri Aug 02, 2019 12:36 pm 
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I almost forgot RG and I are seeing Jackson Brown in South Lake Tahoe with H-dog & E in two weeks, don't even get me started on the price of rooms... :shock:


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 02, 2019 12:59 pm 
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Plook wrote:
I almost forgot RG and I are seeing Jackson Brown in South Lake Tahoe with H-dog & E in two weeks, don't even get me started on the price of rooms... :shock:

He’s playing in Redding too at about the same time. I’m not a Jackson Browne fan though.


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 02, 2019 1:44 pm 
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KUIII wrote:
Plook wrote:
I almost forgot RG and I are seeing Jackson Brown in South Lake Tahoe with H-dog & E in two weeks, don't even get me started on the price of rooms... :shock:

He’s playing in Redding too at about the same time. I’m not a Jackson Browne fan though.



RG and I love the 70's and they asked so what the heck... :D


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 05, 2019 2:19 pm 
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Plook wrote:
KUIII wrote:
Plook wrote:
I almost forgot RG and I are seeing Jackson Brown in South Lake Tahoe with H-dog & E in two weeks, don't even get me started on the price of rooms... :shock:

He’s playing in Redding too at about the same time. I’m not a Jackson Browne fan though.



RG and I love the 70's and they asked so what the heck... :D



Not to mention I need a doctor to check out my eyes... :mrgreen:


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 05, 2019 3:28 pm 
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^^I’m reading the new biography about Warren Zevon (who I am a fan of) called “Nothing’s Bad Luck”. Jackson Browne figures prominently in his story being involved with the production of some of his early albums and being a close friend.


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 09, 2019 1:05 pm 
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I never knew that, maybe I can ask him about it this weekend... :idea:


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 12, 2019 10:43 pm 
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Just Announced

Alice Cooper is bringing the Ol’ Black Eyes Is Back tour to Australia & New Zealand!

February 2020 to Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, th' hell hole that is Auckland and Christchurch.

Hotel's booked, internet roulette for the tickets tomorrow, giving me around 14 hours to decide on my level of investment, ie doing the in$anity package again or not.

The accountant will never understand.....


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 12, 2019 10:56 pm 
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^^Maybe go to Christchurch this time for varieties sake? :idea:


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 1:54 am 
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^^Maybe go to Christchurch this time for varieties sake? :idea:


I'm toying with the idea of maybe doing, both KU.....
I'm already working on my "you can't take it with you" speech :lol:

Christchurch geographically for me is either a one hour flight or the preferred, three and a half hour sea voyage across Cook Strait and down through the majestic Marlborough Sounds, followed by a scenic four and a half hour drive along the picturesque east coast of the South Island.....


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 7:09 am 
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^^Maybe go to Christchurch this time for varieties sake? :idea:


I'm toying with the idea...Christchurch geographically for me is three and a half hour sea voyage across Cook Strait and down through the majestic Marlborough Sounds, followed by a scenic four and a half hour drive along the picturesque east coast of the South Island.....



Jesus Christchurch that's a trip... :shock:


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 12:34 pm 
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Plook wrote:
Gray_Ghost wrote:
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^^Maybe go to Christchurch this time for varieties sake? :idea:


I'm toying with the idea...Christchurch geographically for me is three and a half hour sea voyage across Cook Strait and down through the majestic Marlborough Sounds, followed by a scenic four and a half hour drive along the picturesque east coast of the South Island.....



Jesus Christchurch that's a trip... :shock:

I was going to suggest he go to Melbourne or Sydney as my teeny tiny American mind thinks New Zealand is just a hop, skip, and a jump away. Then I looked at a map.

As I remember though, GG’s trips to the hellhole that is Auckland is quite an undertaking as well.


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I CAN NOT BELIEVE... THIS IS... I JUST... OH MY MY MY... HOLY FUCKING... THANK JESUS... THANK MARY... THANK GOD... GOOD GOD!!!!1@$%

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 3:46 pm 
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lapsed maps wrote:
I CAN NOT BELIEVE... THIS IS... I JUST... OH MY MY MY... HOLY FUCKING... THANK JESUS... THANK MARY... THANK GOD... GOOD GOD!!!!1@$%

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the san fran show.

You’re coming to SF? :shock: Plook will pick you up at the airport.

You better check with Plook on that though. :mrgreen:


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 4:43 pm 
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KUIII wrote:
lapsed maps wrote:
I CAN NOT BELIEVE... THIS IS... I JUST... OH MY MY MY... HOLY FUCKING... THANK JESUS... THANK MARY... THANK GOD... GOOD GOD!!!!1@$%

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the san fran show.

You’re coming to SF? :shock: Plook will pick you up at the airport.

You better check with Plook on that though. :mrgreen:


Definitely need to come to Plook Palace for dinner and to meditate in front of the Turkish lamp...KU loves it... :wink:

Seriously you are welcome at my place I'll even put you up for the stay, just let me know... :idea:


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:37 pm 
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wow, thanks plook.
we have ample time to figure things out.
i will keep your offer in mind.

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lapsed maps wrote:
I CAN NOT BELIEVE... THIS IS... I JUST... OH MY MY MY... HOLY FUCKING... THANK JESUS... THANK MARY... THANK GOD... GOOD GOD!!!!1@$%

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Are you a fan lm? :wink:


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:32 am 
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^^^^^ Excellent! ^^^^^

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after a frighteningly low number of key strokes, I'm off to the hell hole that is Auckland show next year.....
made a couple of calls and assembled a party of four for Road-Trip 2020.....


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Hell Hole!

Hell Hole!

I need SoCal dates! The new setlist in awesome!







@ lm - I'm happy for you Maps. Do you recommend I go to the Hollywood show?

edit the Fonda show sold out yesterday. 1,000 capacity.

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coevad wrote:
I'm happy for you Maps.

thanks! it all seems so surreal.
like a wet dream that has recurred after 20 long dry years.


coevad wrote:
the Fonda show sold out yesterday. 1,000 capacity.

yeah, we couldn't get tickets on presale or the day of sale,
and we were sitting on the clock, making attempts with multiple devices.
in fact, we ended up paying more than the ticket price, but that is just fine.
ya gotta crack a few eggs to make an omelette, ya know?

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King Crimson was amazing last night.

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Set 1

1. Larks Tongues in Aspic Part I
2. Suitable Grounds for the Blues
3. Red
4. Epitaph
5. Larks Tongues in Aspic Part IV
6. Islands
7. Cat Food
8. EleKtriK
9. Indiscipline

Set 2

1. Drumzilla
2. Moonchild (with Tony Levin, Robert Fripp and Jeremy Stacey cadenzas)
3. Easy Money
4. Radical Action II
5. Level Five
6. In the Court of the Crimson King (w/ coda)

Encore: Starless






next up - Iron Maiden @ Banc Of America Stadium, Sept 14th

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coevad wrote:
King Crimson was amazing last night.

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Set 1

1. Larks Tongues in Aspic Part I
2. Suitable Grounds for the Blues
3. Red
4. Epitaph
5. Larks Tongues in Aspic Part IV
6. Islands
7. Cat Food
8. EleKtriK
9. Indiscipline

Set 2

1. Drumzilla
2. Moonchild (with Tony Levin, Robert Fripp and Jeremy Stacey cadenzas)
3. Easy Money
4. Radical Action II
5. Level Five
6. In the Court of the Crimson King (w/ coda)

Encore: Starless






next up - Iron Maiden @ Banc Of America Stadium, Sept 14th

Wow! 8)


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Kinda far off in the future but hopefully I can attend this Zappa show presented by the Chico State School of the Arts in April. https://www.csuchico.edu/soa/press-rele ... jazz.shtml


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Hang in there KU.....that's only around 210 days away..... :lol:

my tickets arrived today for Alice Cooper that's a mere 166 days down the track.....

my schedule to date: Fleetwood Mac September the 19th.....
11 measly days to marshal the troops for that road trip 8)

Metallica: November the 2nd.

leaving thhti Auckland City on the 3rd to return on the 7th for

U2: November the 8th.

Alice Cooper: February the 20th, 2020.


A number of negotiations are underway to see if, as a team we can sync 'n' clear our schedules,
so that instead of driving the roughly 650k's (403miles) back too Wellington after
Operation Metallica, then a déjà vu drive, albeit via a different route, back to
thhti Auckland three days later for Operation U2, we could head further up North
onto the Coromandel Peninsula and or over to The Bay of Islands, a region known locally
as the winterless North and seasonally it'll be right on the cusp between spring and summer,
which is a great time to travel plus we all know folks in these areas to visit for a wide variety of
sometimes frightening far North adventures.....
working on the sales pitch, I've only got 56 day to make it happen :lol:


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Seen: Adrian Belew, Fishbone, Todd Rundgren, Pelican/Cloakroom/Alms/The Holy Circle, Herbie Hancock/Kamasi Washington, The Flaming Lips/The Claypool Lennon Delirium, King Crimson
Planned: DZ, Black Moth Super Rainbow/Taraka Larson, Buddy Guy

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