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Forum: General Discussion 08-15-2016, 06:31 PM
Replies: 40
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Posted By geodeticman.5
Forum: General Discussion 08-15-2016, 06:30 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,849
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: LIGHTFOOT-KRISTOFFERSON-HAWKINS record a tune!

Oops, I just read Char's post above mine. Duh ... that's the one huh! Outstanding! If only I had had time to read the whole page. Sorry ... lol
Forum: General Discussion 08-15-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,849
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: LIGHTFOOT-KRISTOFFERSON-HAWKINS record a tune!

I hope its "Me and Bobby MaGee"! This is so cool, no matter the song. Talk about a folk summit! BTW, hello to all my old friends in corfid!
Forum: Small Talk 05-30-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 606
Posted By geodeticman.5
Howdy old friends!

Hi my fine old friends in corfid, and newer members too. I don't get in too much here, what with my daughter having talked me into Facebook to keep up with posts and pictures of my first GRANDCHILD!...
Forum: General Discussion 05-30-2014, 12:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,091
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lightfoot CMAO awards speech VIDEO & Marriage announcement!!

I say good for Gordon! Fantastic! You think I should get them a starter set of Pyrex dishes, or maybe some salt-and-pepper shakers,? They've got to need something starting out as A new young couple...
Forum: General Discussion 06-01-2013, 12:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,197
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Has anyone heard this live version before?

Hi Annie, (hello BTW! long time!). I have not heard this live version before, from whatever year it took place. I do agree that the timing of this beautiful song, given the year of its (studio LP...
Forum: General Discussion 05-28-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,920
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Sarasota !!

I thought I should clarify my post on the song from the Sarasota concert "Make Way For The Lady", from the DSR album. I have a bad feeling I went off-topic on the thread too far, and also may also...
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2013, 02:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,920
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Sarasota !!

Snow and freezing temperatures in May in Florida! This freakish meterological aberration is a portent of the well-known to be the genuine factoid of the imminent Zombie Apocalypse, foretold far and...
Forum: General Discussion 05-22-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,920
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Sarasota !!

Thanks for the great run-down on the Sarasota concert, Char. Thoughtful and informative as usual. :clap:
Forum: General Discussion 05-22-2013, 04:44 AM
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Views: 719
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Fitzgerald ship brief mention

BendRick, maybe we can help each other. I don't know the new internet rules, but if you'll direct me to those, I'll show a link to A Fitz article for illustrative purposes - just the URL. Is it a new...
Forum: General Discussion 05-21-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

niffer, I agree, and Char - no kidding! The US National Anthem, "The Star Spangled Banner", has probably been the most botched anthem song in history, LOL. According to a sports site I read, its...
Forum: General Discussion 05-21-2013, 12:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

jj, I forgot to comment on the Alexis Normand butchering of the National Anthem. Ouchhhhh. I admit, I did cringe at first, then when she when she totally hosed it, I felt bad for her. I noticed the...
Forum: General Discussion 05-20-2013, 11:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

Hey jj, naw, you didn't lend that impression at all. I just overstated my case, with what doesn't matter anyway to most of us,right? I'm familiar with the basics of what he's said in interviews...
Forum: General Discussion 05-18-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 9,588
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: You know you're a Gordon Lightfoot FANATIC when...

Lisa J, I KNEW I should have ran with the whole "look", Gord style, LOL. I could have had at least a second girlfriend in High School. :rolleyes::biggrin:
Forum: General Discussion 05-17-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

You know jj, I'm embarrassed, but also somewhat relieved to say, that I never saw Gordon in concert during that time period, though a die-hard fan during it all. I was too broke and working too hard...
Forum: General Discussion 05-16-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

from "Bend in the Water" :

where her sings "Too fine a time to stand in line
I'm gonna take my love to go"

I've always thought it was: "To find a time to stand...
Forum: General Discussion 05-15-2013, 07:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

Char I attached to your link on the older thread with so many good ones. They're hilarious. Knowing this thread was not a new idea AT ALL when I started it, you'd think I would have resurrected the...
Forum: General Discussion 05-15-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

yea Dan I AM embarrassed I had that song wrong in two areas for near 40 years now.What with having READ the correct lyrics undoubtedly many times over.... haha

"Booze and sing" is pretty funny....
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2013, 11:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

2silent2breal, I checked out the site you linked, and they are hilarious. The first one I saw that is what I always have thought that I did hear was this:

"Early Morning Rain"

Misheard Lyrics:...
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

That's what I'm talking about, YES! Very funny Dave :biggrin:
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

jj, Man I am really not awake yet today. jj and imported: its taken me three edits to get this correct. I echoe'd imported Ordinary Man's post regarding your post jj, on "Old Dan's/ Dance Records,...
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2013, 05:12 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 9,588
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: You know you're a Gordon Lightfoot FANATIC when...

you know you are (and were, in the day) when in the 70's in Cleveland,when you were serious about getting your hair "permed" the way he did, (after you were old enough that your beard really...
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2013, 05:01 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 9,588
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: You know you're a Gordon Lightfoot FANATIC when...

.... when you look through on-line Canadian outdoors-wear companies, looking for the same brand of 3-button Wallace Beery shirts (river driver shirts are another common name for them), that Gordon...
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2013, 04:50 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

imported Ordinary Man you got base-a-de-ball on the brain, uh? LOL. Those are pretty funny.
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2013, 04:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

hahahaha....yes.... I tried singing those out loud, and while seems the most likely, - I can picture that as what the mind would expect from us all having changed those danged clay-dust boxes, LOL,...
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2013, 04:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

Relieve you of your change bu-hahahahahaha...that is......Laughing out loud great. Thank you banjo............... and refineries.....that is hilarious muhahahahaha..:clap::biggrin:
Forum: Small Talk 05-12-2013, 02:18 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 12,284
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Summer Songs.

Gotta listen to the rest of them. :)
Forum: Small Talk 05-12-2013, 02:18 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 12,284
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Summer Songs.

Jamestown Massacre's "Summer Sun" sounds a LOT like the group "Chicago", in the 70's. Geographic coincidence, I guess. They share some of the same sound, with voice and horn section. Likeable...
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,552
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Niagara Falls,Ont.FALLSVIEW CASINO-May 9-2013 setlist-report

Now THERE are 2 t-shirt ideas I woud like to have. One - as was made of the 50 Year Carefree Highways Tour graphic, and a T-shirt autographed by Gord. That would be cool. Since I have the canoe...
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

Thanks Char, aren't I the embarrassed one. That makes perfect sense on people (couples)coming in to the concert, having dressed-up for the it, and leaving in the same pairs (for the most part, LOL)...
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,385
Posted By geodeticman.5
Lyrics I've always heard wrong until.....

Here is the whole point of this thread in a nutshell: I'm hoping others have also heard certain words or phrases in Gord's songs incorrectly, and for even years didn't know it. Do you have any like...
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,389
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: "Songbook" disc set

I looked at Amazon, and $390 for a new boxed set is a bit steep, isn't it? :eek:
Forum: General Discussion 05-10-2013, 10:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,389
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: "Songbook" disc set

Yea, just ducky, that sounded too good to be true, then I saw Char's post, which I would have guessed that it was something like that. I say that because I looked long and hard when I needed to...
Forum: General Discussion 05-05-2013, 01:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,183
Posted By geodeticman.5
Forum: General Discussion 05-05-2013, 02:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,183
Posted By geodeticman.5
Re: 1st thread back in the saddle; re: Vistories?

There are two facebook Lightfoot pages,though I haven't seen tothe second. Which one do you guys mean is the guy from Carolina? The "Gordon Lightfoot Fan Club" page I think is from Valerie. Easy...
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