Good Music / Guilty Pleasure Thread


#1726

I know 2 lads in the band and they are sound lads (even though they are from Shellbeville) and I think they will do very well for themselves.


#1727

So they’re NOT in the band?


#1728

Good stuff fair and play to them.


#1729

:thinking: :grin:


#1730

I’d forgotten how much of a burnt out husk Shane McGowan is .


#1731

Phenomenal lyricist.

In a heap though.


#1732

Choon


#1733

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#1735

Now that’s a classic


#1736

Got a best of Hendrix album when I was about 17 just learning the guitar , loved that, and this


#1737

I was amazed to find out that an Irish guy, Noel Redding played with the JHE. There’s a pub in the middle of nowhere in West Cork that is like a shrine to Noel.


#1738

I think he just settled there, cool fact though !


#1739

Robby Kriger seriously underrated guitarist , he could write some licks !


#1740

I randomly ended up in that pub about twenty years ago, that’s how I first heard the story.


#1741

Marvellous!


#1742

Complex but good man … great track.


#1743

Living a married, heterosexual life now, apparently.
“War, Baby” was a great song.


#1744

Both this version (by the daughter of the original composer), and the story of this song and it’s composer really struck me. I remember it as just another bland, and extremely short, 70s pop song (best known for the version by Anne Murray) that only stood out to me at all because of the gorgeous vocal outro, (which very briefly showcased Anne Murray’s lovely voice at the time):


#1745

Loving that, Al. You can’t beat an acoustic slide accompanying a beautiful song.