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Forum: General Discussion 11-25-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,036
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Where were you when JFK was shot? (Gord was here)

I thought that I had posted my story here but I cannot see it. Anyway it was a Friday evening and I was working in Derby in the middle of England but that weekend I had arranged to take my new...
Forum: General Discussion 10-26-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By johnfowles
Re: IYCRMM airing - WINDSOR,Ont. Nov.2 and 7, 2019

the great live performance video deserves to be displayed again Ron!!
Gordon Lightfoot Face of a Thousand People - YouTube
Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 242
Posted By johnfowles
Re: IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND DOC airing in London,England

All Right! here is a nice photo of Gordon that stoopid corfid caused me a problem because if I displayed it first I could not then paste in the text I wanted to appear under it
Yer Tis!!...
Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 242
Posted By johnfowles
Re: IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND DOC airing in London,England

All very interesting pity that I cannot get there.Yesterday I had noticed as evidently had Char a posting on the Gordon Lightfoot Gold Facebook page (posted by John Kamau Savill) in which he...
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 493
Posted By johnfowles
Re: New Video Coming: "Looking At The Rain" Intro/Finale

Gail it just goes to show what you can miss if you are not paying attention!!
Char pointed it out nearly 7 years ago see:-
http://www.corfid.com/vbb/showthread.php?t=26556a
 
 
Forum: Testforum 08-01-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 599
Posted By johnfowles
aborted thread

1 (If I try to delete that single character I
get reprimanded
Forum: General Discussion 08-01-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,079
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Red Shea High String Guitar Youtube Video

Crystal Gayle First TV 1970 - ribbon of darkness over me - YouTube
Actually although it functioned as desired when I demonstrated that method above it is not quite as straightforwards as that...
Forum: Testforum 08-01-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,762
Posted By johnfowles
Re: embedded video test

www.youtube.com/watch?v=G9Srs9FbjIQ
Forum: Testforum 07-31-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,762
Posted By johnfowles
Re: embedded video test

DANG its cocked up again
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UryksObWabQ
Gordon Lightfoot: Red Shea High String Guitar - YouTube
www.youtube.com/watch?v=UryksObWabQ
Gordon Lightfoot: Red Shea High...
Forum: General Discussion 07-31-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,079
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Red Shea High String Guitar Youtube Video

Great stuff, One minor but vitally important point, that long time aficionados here probably know, especially our Charming modem maderator person Charlene,. for some obscurely inexplicable reason...
Forum: Small Talk 07-20-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,397
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Thirty five years ago today

Not much to add 15 years later except that I recently found "One of the few remaining scraps of the BBC's Apollo 11 coverage"
Apollo Report with James Burke - YouTube
Forum: Small Talk 06-28-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 545
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Kim dream/ Hamlet

Err umm patticakes
It probably just means that Kim had been listening to a certain ditty by her husband the one that goes:-
"The skies of North America are covered in stars
Over factories and...
Forum: General Discussion 06-27-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 19,010
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Misheard lyrics.

Nobody has mentioned the ditty about a 'Long Thin Dong" so I will
Forum: General Discussion 06-05-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 785
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Gordon mentioned on Jeopardy TV game show

Our household had recently become somewhat addicted to Jeopardy (a general knowledge quiz show on the US NBC network so it was great to see a real Lightfoot question last night (the first show for...
Forum: General Discussion 05-20-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 706
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Tarrytown, NY.-May 17,2019

according to the reviewer on
...
Forum: General Discussion 03-29-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 21,135
Posted By johnfowles
Re: LIGHTFOOT by Nicholas Jennings - Sept.2017

well spotted David I can just about remember bending over backwards to kiss the Blarney stone during a visit to Cork in 1982 see the two photos on...
Forum: Small Talk 02-03-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 669
Posted By johnfowles
Wowesy plant waterer

It must have taken hour to set this "machine" up!!!
A video found on facebook. Just click the link then sit back and enjoy! It will probably be rather slow to start playing so be patient...
Forum: General Discussion 01-15-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 3,666
Posted By johnfowles
Re: THE WAY WE FEEL @ HUGH'S ROOM LIVE-15th and last shows

Many thanks Char I thoroughly enjoyed the Summer Side of Life version from Australia!!
Forum: General Discussion 01-10-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,069
Posted By johnfowles
Re: The Complete Singles 1970-1980 2CD-March 2019 release

And the rest Dave that statement is utter piffle!!
it was not only first available on the Cold On The Shoulder album
...
Forum: Small Talk 01-01-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 954
Posted By johnfowles
Re: interesting article on Quora

well I really thought it would be of interest to somebody else here especially Canadians but 217 views later not a single comment!
also worth reading I reckon is this essay with a self evident...
Forum: Small Talk 12-23-2018, 07:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 954
Posted By johnfowles
interesting article on Quora

Sometime ago I somehow managed to sign up for the frequent missives from Quora. Whilst I usually immediately delete them occasionally I spot what looks like an interesting article. I have even got...
Forum: General Discussion 12-22-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,336
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Anyone heard from Corfid's other Aussies?

Or even longer judging by his main menu now almost six years out of date!!
http://johnfowles.org.uk/images/corfid%20menu.jpg
he should at least change "News" to "Olds"!!
Forum: General Discussion 12-19-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,336
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Anyone heard from Corfid's other Aussies?

Perhaps he's in love!!:whistle:
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,292
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Markham parking garage photo

Yer Tis!!

http://johnfowles.org.uk/LIGHTFOOT/images/Markham_picture_cropped_and_enlarged.jpg

Funnily or not enough the copy on Char's Flicker page was correctly oriented! Go Figure as they...
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,292
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Markham parking garage photo

Unless somebody can visit the garage and take a closer up photo I think that a cropped reoriented and resized version is a tad better.I'll be back shortly after uploading it to my site
Forum: Small Talk 09-30-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,398
Posted By johnfowles
Re: is it a touch chilly in the UK??

Ok my comment was based on memories of skiing in the Montreal area iin the 60s. I remember the day I was the only one of my regular ski lesson class of 12 who turned up on an exceptionally cold day...
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,108
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Peter Paul and Mary (and other folk artists

yes Gail Mr Google does apparently but mostly just Noel Paul on his own see
http://www.peterpaulandmary.com/tour/f-tour.htm
both will be in Milwaukee in October then New Jersey in November...
Forum: General Discussion 08-20-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,108
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Peter Paul and Mary (and other folk artists

It looks like he still does John. Your hospice cared for his own mother I see. Mr. Google led me to...
Forum: General Discussion 08-20-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,108
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Peter Paul and Mary (and other folk artists

Me too Brian and thanks for commenting
Just what is your favoUrite U2 album??
Forum: General Discussion 08-16-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,108
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Peter Paul and Mary (and other folk artists

Ditto today. I wanted to let a P P and M fanatic know about a superb spoof video of Blowing in The Wind by the trio of
Jimmy Fallon Kevin Bacon & Kyra Sedgwick
lower down this thread is a genuine P...
Forum: General Discussion 08-05-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,116
Posted By johnfowles
Setlist Wellmont Theater Monclair NJ 3 August 2018

After an uncharacteristically short delay the concert opened with
1.Now And Then
2.Waiting For You
3.The Watchman's Gone
4.Don Quixote
5.Minstrel Of The Dawn
6.Christian Island
7.Make Way For...
Forum: Small Talk 07-28-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,818
Posted By johnfowles
Re: And now for something completely different from the City of the Angels

I know that postings on corfid have really dried up (nothing new for two whole weeks now but 64 views of this thread have elicited only the one good response by touhy?? Anyway I am working on a...
Forum: Small Talk 07-12-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,818
Posted By johnfowles
And now for something completely different from the City of the Angels

This obviously has to go in Small Talk despite the fact that it
is partly Gord related in the sense that it is excitingly good music
I was bowled over by one of the entries in Tuesday evening's...
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,884
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Singles vs LP Tracks.

if you cannot read Spanish...
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,884
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Singles vs LP Tracks.

exactly

Gail if you image search for GL singles you will find many more
examples
Negotiations
https://www.popsike.com/pix/20131010/261303814183.jpg
even Cherokee Bend...
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