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Forum: General Discussion 11-05-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,422
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Keswick theatre 4 november 2018

Looks like my favorite song was left out... Song For A Winters Night:(
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,193
Posted By GeoMan
Re: What If...?

Although I think Red Shea was a great guitar player, the finger style is too "busy" for me. I think TC's style was appropriate for Gord's songs. And although I think CL is a magnificent player as...
Forum: General Discussion 10-29-2017, 03:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 914
Posted By GeoMan
Re: RED DEER, Alberta photos

Nice photos. Gord's guitar is starting to resemble Willie's. No pic of Mike.
Forum: General Discussion 03-28-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,452
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Gordon Lightfoot 2001Peterborough Full Concert

Thanks. I surfed a few songs and caught a very short version of Christian Island around the 29:30 min mark. Beautiful guitar work by TC.
Forum: General Discussion 10-28-2016, 10:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,436
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Lightfoot interviewed by Alec Baldwin today

As usual, Gordon was his gracious self, but listening to AB's lack of knowledge of Gordon was more than I could bear. Maybe Alec should do his homework before he interviews a guest, especially...
Forum: General Discussion 07-08-2016, 10:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 997
Posted By GeoMan
Crystal Gayle

From the Grand Ole Opry web site: Crystal Gayle is quoted as saying the first song she performed on the Opry was "Ribbon of Darkness Over Me."

I am sure she was inspired by Marty Robbins, but...
Forum: General Discussion 11-07-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,248
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Edmund Fitzgerald Anniversary

A ship coming into Duluth.
Forum: General Discussion 11-07-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,248
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Edmund Fitzgerald Anniversary

Not sure if I shared his before: http://www.marinetraffic.com/ais/home

Track boats anywhere in the world. You can find the Arthur Anderson still on the Great Lakes.

FYI... You can view a...
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 808
Posted By GeoMan
IMDb.com - Gordon Lightfoot

Here is a link to Gord's biography on IMDb.com. It is not entirely up-to-date. If the link does not work type in the web address and then Gord's name in the search box.
...
Forum: General Discussion 02-24-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,591
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Concert Souvenirs

Gord's approach to this is refreshing. Although I like Merle Haggard, at his concerts, he plays a recorded message before the show & during the break directing concert-goers to the products in the...
Forum: General Discussion 02-18-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,349
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Gordon's Set List

Once during one of my 5 Lightfoot concerts, Gord began singing and strumming the first lines to Forgive Me Lord ("Make my world..."). He quickly stopped and nodded to Mike as the song begins with a...
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,228
Posted By GeoMan
Forum: General Discussion 09-16-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,215
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Fargo ND, Civic Centre - Sept.14-2013

I am not fond of sports arenas for Gord concerts. Does not seem sound would be too good.
Forum: General Discussion 07-27-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,573
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Tower Minnesota concert-August 4,2013

I made airline reservations to be in the area only three weeks ago. I will return home August 3. Would have tried to stay longer to see Gord. Fishing will have to do.
Forum: General Discussion 05-22-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,918
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Sarasota !!

Interesting that IYCRMM was in the first set. Is that unusual?

JH
Forum: General Discussion 03-21-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,255
Posted By GeoMan
Re: BROOKS, CA setlist - March 9, 2013

Wild Strawberries is one of my favorites! I am glad its back in the set.
Forum: General Discussion 10-18-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,350
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Just a thought about Carter doing Miquel

To clarify... When people do something so well it oftentimes appears smooth and effortless. It would not if I sang the song.
Forum: General Discussion 10-16-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,350
Posted By GeoMan
Forum: General Discussion 09-20-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,880
Posted By GeoMan
Re: videos (25) from Charleston concert-Sept.17,2012

Thank you for posting these. Wild Strawberries was wonderfull... heard it once before and sorry I missed it this time.
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2012, 11:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,532
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Gordon Lighftoot Knows When to Stay and When to Go

Hey wvglfan... I am in Huntington. I wonder how many shows at the Clay Center sell out? Although I do not know for sure, I think most shows have empty seats.

Previous committments will stop me...
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,532
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Gordon Lighftoot Knows When to Stay and When to Go

I can't attend this one and I am bummed out about it. This is the first time Gord has played the Clay Center, but I saw him on Mountain Stage once and several times at the Paramount Arts Center in...
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,043
Posted By GeoMan
Gene Clark Cover

Not sure if anyone has brought this to the attention of the community: Gene Clark, formerly of The Byrds, covers IYCRM.

Gene Clark - If You Could Read My Mind - YouTube
Forum: General Discussion 03-23-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,422
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Rush and Lightfoot

One reason Gord's concerts are so enjoyable is he plays his music for our enjoyment and does not get into political discourse which only detracts from the refreshing experience (such as the likes of...
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2011, 11:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,013
Posted By GeoMan
WV PBS Shows Gord Concert

Our local PBS station finally showed the PBS concert video for the first time. Besides using the video for fundraising, they also promoted the upcoming show in Wheeling, WV.
Forum: General Discussion 06-25-2010, 10:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,440
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Ashland KY

After looking over my CDs, these songs were sung at the Ashland concert although not in this order.

Triangle
14 K Gold
Never Too Close
In My Fashion
Let It Ride
Painter Passing Through...
Forum: General Discussion 06-25-2010, 09:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,440
Posted By GeoMan
Ashland KY

I saw Gord and the band last evening at the Parmount Arts Theatre. This was the first concert for me to attend since his major health problems. I was not disappointed. It was superb. First, the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2010, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,863
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Hamilton report

A very nice song and quality recording.
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2009, 09:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,983
Posted By GeoMan
Re: GL Albums going out of print!

I had to buy it a couple years ago on Ebay.

John
Forum: General Discussion 09-23-2008, 01:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,688
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Saturday night in Northampton, MA

Glad to hear that Gord keeps politics real. I attend concerts to get away from political BS; not hear more of it. I went to hear Kathy Mattea once and she went a little political on the audience. ...
Forum: General Discussion 07-29-2008, 03:48 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,621
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Bob Dylan-"I'm Not Supposed to Care"

"Everytime I hear a Gordon Lightfoot song, I wish it were Gordon singing it and no one else."

John
Forum: General Discussion 09-19-2007, 06:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,607
Posted By GeoMan
Forum: General Discussion 09-05-2007, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,489
Posted By GeoMan
A Minor Ballad

Hello:

I am on a business trip and while driving all day I listened to the UA double-disc set. "A Minor Ballad" has got to be one of the best songs ever written and recorded. The words are...
Forum: General Discussion 08-22-2007, 03:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,363
Posted By GeoMan
Re: Grand Junction concert

Hi:

I was in Copper Mtn. CO for four days a couple years ago and had a hard time adjusting to the altitude.

John
Forum: General Discussion 09-25-2006, 12:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,244
Posted By GeoMan
Hello: Gord not being able to play at the...

Hello:

Gord not being able to play at the moment because of health reasons does not bother me (except for him personally). There are and have been so many entertainers who only used the guitar as...
Forum: General Discussion 09-06-2006, 05:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,382
Posted By GeoMan
Hey geodeticman: I sell social studies...

Hey geodeticman:

I sell social studies materials (lots of maps) to schools during the day and teach geography courses at several instututions of higher learning in the evening. One of my...
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