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Forum: General Discussion 04-28-2001, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,476
Posted By A Painter
Hi Linda, That is a fantastic tribute. Thank...

Hi Linda,
That is a fantastic tribute.
Thank you for sharing it with us.

Al.
Forum: General Discussion 03-24-2001, 11:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,355
Posted By A Painter
Hi Brett. Welcome to Corfid. Good choice of...

Hi Brett. Welcome to Corfid.
Good choice of songs on your tape.
As for which post 70's album to buy, I think by asking the question here you'll end up buying them all - and why not ? But I must...
Forum: General Discussion 03-08-2001, 06:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,943
Posted By A Painter
Do I really have to limit this to ten songs? Ok,...

Do I really have to limit this to ten songs? Ok, this is my first ten but I may be back.

1. It's worth believin'
2. Race among the ruins
3. Christian Island
4. I'm not supposed to care
5....
Forum: General Discussion 02-15-2001, 03:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,220
Posted By A Painter
I was going to ask the same thing Dan. Guess it's...

I was going to ask the same thing Dan. Guess it's a case of us Europeans missing out again http://www.corfid.com/ubb/frown.gif But are we bitter? Yep!!!


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"some people join...
Forum: General Discussion 01-19-2001, 02:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,192
Posted By A Painter
Congratulations Char. Good choice Florian. I...

Congratulations Char. Good choice Florian. I think perhaps a little 'well done' to SilverHeels for suggesting this solution may be appropriate. Correct me if I'm wrong there Char. Could be your...
Forum: General Discussion 01-15-2001, 06:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,626
Posted By A Painter
SilverHeels, Mumbling on the backing vocals...

SilverHeels,
Mumbling on the backing vocals only of course. Hope I only mumble when talking in MY sleep http://www.corfid.com/ubb/smile.gif



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"some people join the party,...
Forum: General Discussion 01-15-2001, 01:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,626
Posted By A Painter
I've never managed to work out what they're...

I've never managed to work out what they're saying but I'll settle for "Stop Snoring" though. Love it!!

Seriously though, I'll have another listen and try and work it out. To be honest though, I...
Forum: General Discussion 01-01-2001, 03:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 837
Posted By A Painter
A very Happy New Year to you SilverHeels and to...

A very Happy New Year to you SilverHeels and to all the good people here.
It WILL be a great one !
Forum: General Discussion 12-26-2000, 08:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,977
Posted By A Painter
Slightly late with this reply I guess, but I hope...

Slightly late with this reply I guess, but I hope you all had a safe and happy Christmas. Briefly looking back on the year, I must say it's been a great one. Firstly, I discovered this site which...
Forum: General Discussion 12-26-2000, 07:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,898
Posted By A Painter
First of all, I hope you have all had a great...

First of all, I hope you have all had a great Christmas so far.

I agree with the majority - if you are forced to make changes at all, it should be option B.

I don't post here as often as I'd...
Forum: General Discussion 11-25-2000, 02:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 996
Posted By A Painter
Dan, I'm originally from south of London but...

Dan,
I'm originally from south of London but now live in the north west. Believe me, he's no more well know up here than down there. A lot of people remember him from the early 70's and tend to...
Forum: General Discussion 11-18-2000, 11:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,602
Posted By A Painter
A big thank you to Charlene and Florian. Thanks...

A big thank you to Charlene and Florian. Thanks to Char for the detailed report. I felt nervous for you just reading it. You should have said how nervous you were beforehand - I would have gone with...
Forum: General Discussion 10-10-2000, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,940
Posted By A Painter
According to the 'Gordon Lightfoot Deluxe...

According to the 'Gordon Lightfoot Deluxe Anthology' (sheet music and lyrics) it's "Flame". No mention of Friend but I must admit, until now I thought it was friend.


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"some...
Forum: General Discussion 10-09-2000, 12:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,495
Posted By A Painter
If I were Gord for a day I'd pack the kids off...

If I were Gord for a day I'd pack the kids off somewhere and spend a 'Romantic' (Nudge, Nudge) day with Mrs Lightfoot. Time and energy permitting, I'd go out and buy a new selection of guitars and...
Forum: General Discussion 09-23-2000, 10:23 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 10,109
Posted By A Painter
Happy Birthday Gord. Thank you so much for many...

Happy Birthday Gord. Thank you so much for many years of fantastic music. Keep it coming. You are the best !

Reaching for my saddlebag
I take a Lightfoot tape into my hand
Then striking up a...
Forum: General Discussion 09-22-2000, 07:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,454
Posted By A Painter
Wise move Florian. Internet music is very high...

Wise move Florian. Internet music is very high profile at the moment. Don't do anything that may put this site at risk. It's too good to lose.
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2000, 12:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,057
Posted By A Painter
Still haven't heard it. It hasn't been released...

Still haven't heard it. It hasn't been released in the UK yet (or so I'm told). My daughter has heard it on cable a few times. She's not too sure about it - she was brought up on the original. ...
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2000, 12:49 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 10,109
Posted By A Painter
Count me in too. I'll be back soon with a...

Count me in too. I'll be back soon with a greeting.

Love the picture !
Forum: General Discussion 09-18-2000, 05:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,879
Posted By A Painter
I'll tell you what, all this talk of a last...

I'll tell you what, all this talk of a last concert is starting to give me the creeps. There will be no last concert - he will play on forever - wherever it may be !

Frank - I've lived in...
Forum: General Discussion 09-18-2000, 05:10 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,879
Posted By A Painter
I know I'm getting off the thread here. What was...

I know I'm getting off the thread here. What was a last concert, I now want to turn into a tour ! I agree, he wouldn't come to England to play one small venue but I'm sure he could still fill say...
Forum: General Discussion 09-18-2000, 01:18 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,879
Posted By A Painter
As Frank says, The Albert Hall is out. The last...

As Frank says, The Albert Hall is out. The last time he played there was May 1981 if my scrap book serves me well ! There's a great venue on my doorstep - The Preston Guild Hall. A nice intimate...
Forum: General Discussion 09-12-2000, 03:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,335
Posted By A Painter
Hi Tom, I don't have any info on it, but I like...

Hi Tom,
I don't have any info on it, but I like it lots. The sound reminds me a lot of Mark Knopfler (Dire Straits) who I understand is a Gord fan!



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"some people join the...
Forum: General Discussion 09-12-2000, 02:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,169
Posted By A Painter
Hi Char, I've never seen him play live so any...

Hi Char,
I've never seen him play live so any three would be perfect, but the three on my wish list must be:

It's Worth Believin'
Seven Island Suite
Yarmouth Castle

I could go on forever !
Forum: General Discussion 09-05-2000, 12:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,470
Posted By A Painter
During the Much More Music show he stated that A...

During the Much More Music show he stated that A Painter Passing Through best described him. Though many more of his songs are also about him or parts of his life. I guess APPT is the nearest thing...
Forum: General Discussion 08-09-2000, 05:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,064
Posted By A Painter
In danger of being almost repetative here, but: ...

In danger of being almost repetative here, but:

60's - Lightfoot
70's - Sundown (but only just)
80's - Shadows
90's - A Painter Passing Through

Alan.
Forum: General Discussion 08-06-2000, 02:07 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,511
Posted By A Painter
Tom, Don't you think Gord deliberately avoided...

Tom,
Don't you think Gord deliberately avoided some of the questions asked on the MMM show. He seemed to twist some questions and gave answers that didn't directly answer the original questions -...
Forum: General Discussion 08-05-2000, 08:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,415
Posted By A Painter
Well, let's be honest. Gordon Lightfoot has lots...

Well, let's be honest. Gordon Lightfoot has lots of fans - why not one in the bathroom !

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"some people join the party, and others say goodnight"
Forum: General Discussion 08-05-2000, 08:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,918
Posted By A Painter
Frank, Silver Heels, Don't surround him with...

Frank, Silver Heels,
Don't surround him with things Canadian - you'll just make him homesick and he'll leave early. Just give him lots of British hospitality. He would soon realise what he's been...
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2000, 06:09 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,511
Posted By A Painter
I'm with you SilverHeels. It must be "when are...

I'm with you SilverHeels. It must be "when are you coming back to England"


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"some people join the party, and others say goodnight"
Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2000, 02:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 829
Posted By A Painter
I have plenty of T shirts with Gord's picture on....

I have plenty of T shirts with Gord's picture on. Home made ones. Use the iron on transfer paper in your printer. There are plenty of Lightfoot pictures around - many on this site in fact. Copy...
Forum: General Discussion 07-12-2000, 01:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,734
Posted By A Painter
Nothing wrong with being 45. I tried it for a...

Nothing wrong with being 45. I tried it for a year and quite liked it, so I had a go at 46. Might even try 47 later this year !!!


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"some people join the party, and others...
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2000, 06:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,229
Posted By A Painter
Hi Silver Heels, I think most modern VCR's will...

Hi Silver Heels,
I think most modern VCR's will play most formats, though mine isn't modern. I don't care too much, I just want to get my hands on that tape then do what I need to do to make it...
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2000, 05:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,229
Posted By A Painter
Char, I would also love a copy, but like Silver...

Char,
I would also love a copy, but like Silver Heels I am also in the UK. If that's ok with you, please let me know the cost.

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"some people join the party, and others say...
Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2000, 05:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,869
Posted By A Painter
Hi Silver Heels, Let's not be specific about...

Hi Silver Heels,
Let's not be specific about the venue - Somewhere UK will do just fine. I feel sure there is a strong chance. I also feel sure that someone very close to Lightfoot visits this...
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2000, 05:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,093
Posted By A Painter
Hi Bob, Thanks for letting us know about the...

Hi Bob,
Thanks for letting us know about the sound clip. I have listened to it a few times now and as you say "it's really eary". I must admit, reading about the ship to shore conversations left...
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