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#76

ALPHA OMEGA Wrote:come on now. 10mins of some guy hitting a piano with nails is USELESS!

Can I take it then that, on balance, you prefer music to have a FUNCTION? You know - a defined purpose?
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#77

I would say I prefer relativity.

It has to relate to the music & if it also relates to me then even better.

There lies the appeal of music forms such as Reggae & Soul & hip-hop & in it's earlier forms JAZZ.
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#78

ALPHA OMEGA Wrote:I would say I prefer relativity.

It has to relate to the music & if it also relates to me then even better.

There lies the appeal of music forms such as Reggae & Soul & hip-hop & in it's earlier forms JAZZ.

my point exactly. it has soul.
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#79

alpha omega Wrote:come on now. 10mins of some guy hitting a piano with nails is useless!

great for sampling but useless.

what about a guy playing a piano prepared with nails?

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statto Wrote:
alpha omega Wrote:come on now. 10mins of some guy hitting a piano with nails is useless!

great for sampling but useless.

what about a guy playing a piano prepared with nails?

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that said, cecil taylor is cool to watch play.
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#81

this thread blows now.

i'm out.
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#82

Whats Funk?
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#83

dodz Wrote:this thread blows now.

i'm out.

2 scientific for ya!

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#84


Dance
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#85

Statto Wrote:

Dance

Wave

you obviously watched the funk story programme on BBC4 at the weekend?
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#86

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#87

DJ ML Wrote:Wave

you obviously watched the funk story programme on BBC4 at the weekend?

Yes

Jig
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#88

From a time when Soul became Funk (well sort of at least according to my views Grin )

Sly and the Family Stone "Dance to the Music" (was even a hit in the sales charts summer of 1968 )

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Dance
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