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Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2005, 01:26 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,394
Posted By potter
I really see no comparison. Yarmouth is just o.k....

I really see no comparison. Yarmouth is just o.k. in my book. The Wreck is probably one of my top 10 all time. Of course, i am much younger than most of you and did not hear Yarmouth at the time of...
Forum: General Discussion 01-05-2005, 03:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,666
Posted By potter
WTH is JP Cormier?

WTH is JP Cormier?
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2002, 10:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 912
Posted By potter
Joveski, Thanks, I too like those tunes. ...

Joveski,

Thanks, I too like those tunes.

Potter
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2002, 12:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 912
Posted By potter
I recently acquired DSR on disc, and to say the...

I recently acquired DSR on disc, and to say the least, I am quite impressed. I had not heard any of the tracks previously, other than Ghosts and Make Way for the Lady. One of my favorites from the...
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2002, 04:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 852
Posted By potter
My kind wife bought me ODR for our July 4...

My kind wife bought me ODR for our July 4 anniversary. It was a great surprise. I had only heard the title cut and Its Worth Believin' prior to now. I particularly like Lazy Mornin' and Mother of a...
Forum: General Discussion 11-20-2001, 03:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,720
Posted By potter
FEZO IS GOD!

FEZO IS GOD!
Forum: General Discussion 08-08-2000, 10:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,094
Posted By potter
Good report Dan! I too was at Majestic....

Good report Dan!

I too was at Majestic. It was a fine show. The audience was very 'up' and so was Gord. I liked hearing Spanish Moss, its always been one of my favorites. I thought Gord was...
Forum: General Discussion 07-12-2000, 09:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,765
Posted By potter
Hey Y'all, Did anyone see the Seinfeld...

Hey Y'all,

Did anyone see the Seinfeld episode where Gordon Lightfoot and the Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald are mentioned?

potter

'You seem to think because you got chicken to go you're...
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2000, 11:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,278
Posted By potter
Wow. Mariposa was awesome. GL's performance...

Wow. Mariposa was awesome. GL's performance Saturday night is one that I will not soon forget. My wife ,my sister and myself sat not 30 feet from the stage. Gord was at the top of his game, despite...
Forum: General Discussion 07-06-2000, 08:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,238
Posted By potter
This is great news! I am from the Town of...

This is great news! I am from the Town of Tonawanda and now live just south of Buffalo. The Majestic Theatre engagement means that I will be seeing Gord 3 times in the next couple of months....
Forum: General Discussion 05-27-2000, 02:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,161
Posted By potter
I must 'Salute' everyone's efforts. It's nice to...

I must 'Salute' everyone's efforts. It's nice to know that more than just I have a 'Romance' with the music of Gordon Lightfoot. When I just 'Gotta Get Away' and need 'Someone To Believe In' I can...
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2000, 08:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,972
Posted By potter
I would gladly live at any of the addresses...

I would gladly live at any of the addresses above, if, of course, they are located in Biscuit City.

potter


'All the girls are in bikinis
All the boys are in the buff
With the baby in...
Forum: General Discussion 05-22-2000, 10:09 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,673
Posted By potter
No steeling my idea! Just kidding. Actually, my...

No steeling my idea! Just kidding. Actually, my sister and I have already cast The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald made for TV movie. Most of the characters, however, are individuals which we have...
Forum: General Discussion 05-22-2000, 09:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,670
Posted By potter
I am partial to 'Fitz.' Part of what makes it one...

I am partial to 'Fitz.' Part of what makes it one of Gord's greatest, in my mind, is the music which accompanies the lyric. Perhaps no song of GL's, or any song period, is more recognizable than...
Forum: General Discussion 05-04-2000, 02:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,545
Posted By potter
Allow me to venture back into the United Artists...

Allow me to venture back into the United Artists era. Although I do not own the LP, only the United Artists collection on CD, I think highly of side B of the 'Did She Mention My Name' LP. The imagery...
Forum: General Discussion 05-04-2000, 06:08 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 9,524
Posted By potter
Bobo, I am also a big SKR fan. A minstrel...

Bobo,

I am also a big SKR fan. A minstrel in her own right, I have often found myself singing along as she tickles the ivories. I must say that I am even a bigger fan of her acapelo (sp) work....
Forum: Small Talk 05-02-2000, 02:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,569
Posted By potter
Awesome story! Proof positive that Lightfoot fans...

Awesome story! Proof positive that Lightfoot fans are of a kindred spirit. I invited two celebs to my wedding, GL and Sean Connery,unfortunately neither responded, they probably receive numerous...
Forum: General Discussion 04-29-2000, 06:35 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,839
Posted By potter
I have not studied all of the album covers,...

I have not studied all of the album covers, although I could thanks to this wonderful website, but I do like the photos on the 'Waiting For You' cover. GL appears relaxed and contented in the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-29-2000, 06:20 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 9,524
Posted By potter
Here are some of the artists you will find...

Here are some of the artists you will find playing on my home and/or car stereo when you are not hearing Gord.

James Taylor, John Denver, Dan Fogelberg, Marty Robbins, Johnny Cash, Neil Young,...
Forum: Small Talk 04-25-2000, 03:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,211
Posted By potter
Frank V., This is incredibly ironic. I...

Frank V.,

This is incredibly ironic. I see your post while a homemade Steely Dan tape is playing on my stereo. 90% of the time you would hear GL eminating from my system, but for a change of...
Forum: General Discussion 04-21-2000, 09:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,879
Posted By potter
Right on, Fez-master. I'm glad that you get my...

Right on, Fez-master. I'm glad that you get my drift - it's not that particular songs are rotten, they're just not the mastery that I've come to expect from GL.

By the way, I have a large circle...
Forum: General Discussion 04-21-2000, 08:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,879
Posted By potter
Okay, Okay, I admit, I'm the guy who was less...

Okay, Okay, I admit, I'm the guy who was less than enthusiastic about Yarmouth Castle. It is a great example of a Ballad, but I just think that Gordon has had better tunes.

I'm glad to see that...
Forum: Small Talk 04-08-2000, 12:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,143
Posted By potter
Chris, I also enjoy Steve Goodman. Perhaps...

Chris,

I also enjoy Steve Goodman. Perhaps the most famous song which he has penned is 'City of New Orleans,' but he has many other great numbers. Souveniers, Chicken Cordon Blues, Somebody Else's...
Forum: General Discussion 04-06-2000, 06:05 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 9,806
Posted By potter
Here is yet another lyric which I enjoy: ...

Here is yet another lyric which I enjoy:

'I'm sailing down the summer day
Where the fish and seagulls play
I put my troubles all away
And when the gales comes up I'll fill my cup
With the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-04-2000, 09:56 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 9,806
Posted By potter
Christian, You were not by any chance named...

Christian,

You were not by any chance named after the song Christian Island, were you?

potter

'I knew a man from Windsor
Who went to Detroit every night
And stateside of the tunnel...
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2000, 04:35 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 9,806
Posted By potter
Chriistian, Bravo! I am of the opinion that...

Chriistian,

Bravo! I am of the opinion that no more powerful a love song exists than 'The Last Time I Saw Her.' The first time I heard it I was blown away, and I am moved each time I hear it...
Forum: Small Talk 04-02-2000, 07:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,143
Posted By potter
Hi Folks, I have heard of very few of the...

Hi Folks,

I have heard of very few of the artist mentioned in the original post, but would be interested in trying out the recommendations.

Another artist that you may find enjoyable is a...
Forum: Small Talk 03-30-2000, 10:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,693
Posted By potter
Thanks for the many responses. Isn't it funny...

Thanks for the many responses. Isn't it funny that I am also a Neil Young fan. Wow! My latest purchase of 'The Band' is a three disc anthology titled 'Across The Great Divide' which consists of two...
Forum: General Discussion 03-27-2000, 02:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,548
Posted By potter
I was unaware that this was an actual issue. When...

I was unaware that this was an actual issue. When I initially made a recording from CD to tape, I thought it was my equipment that was the problem. Oddly enough, I have recorded it to tape again,...
Forum: General Discussion 03-25-2000, 11:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,241
Posted By potter
Lightfoot678, Thanks alot. I would...

Lightfoot678,

Thanks alot. I would definitely be interested.

potter


'Then in a blaze of tangled hooves he galloped off across the dusty plain...'

GL
Forum: General Discussion 03-24-2000, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,241
Posted By potter
Are any of the following albums available on...

Are any of the following albums available on Compact Disc? If yes, does anyone have a suggestion as to where I might find them?

Old Dan's Records
Dream Street Rose
Shadows
Salute


Thanks in...
Forum: General Discussion 03-23-2000, 09:59 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,501
Posted By potter
This is a fun topic, and I have enjoyed reading...

This is a fun topic, and I have enjoyed reading all of the entries. My initial 'live' or 'unplugged' album consisted of 30 tunes. My wife suggested I trim it down a bit. I've come up with this 16...
Forum: General Discussion 03-15-2000, 05:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,514
Posted By potter
Chris, I pulled into the New Carrollton,...

Chris,

I pulled into the New Carrollton, Maryland train station at about 9 PM, after a long trip through New York City from Buffalo. I had thoughts of trying to catch part of the show,...
Forum: General Discussion 03-15-2000, 03:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,889
Posted By potter
I am 34. I love Gordon's music and talent as a...

I am 34. I love Gordon's music and talent as a song writer. He is CLEARLY, CLEARLY, the quintessential singer and songwriter. I have been a fan since I first heard my brother's Gord's Gold album in...
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2000, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1,411
Views: 62,247
Posted By potter
My favorite song today is Rainbow Trout from, I...

My favorite song today is Rainbow Trout from, I believe, from Cold On The Shoulder.

'She said, please, please, I've lost my way, the current is too strong. In the name of love kind sir I pray, in...
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