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Forum: Small Talk 09-30-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 766
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: 3,611
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: 3,611
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: 3,611
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: 3,611
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: 485
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: 534
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: 534
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: 651
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: 651
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...
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2018, 08:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 651
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Singles vs LP Tracks.

Gail apparently yes and if you visit Ebay on
https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l1313&_nkw=RACE+AMONG+THE+RUINS+&_sacat=0
there are indeed stacks of them listed none are cheap...
Forum: Testforum 07-09-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 557
Posted By johnfowles
Re: embedded video test

www.youtube.com/watch?v=s5da9k6N0Ik
Forum: Testforum 07-09-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 557
Posted By johnfowles
embedded video test

youtube.com/embed/nzl-zy_2jtc (http://www.youtube.com/embed/nzl-zy_2jtc)
Forum: General Discussion 07-09-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 651
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Singles vs LP Tracks.

Oh Yeah I recall it being played a lot on UK radio at the time and from the Wiki
""Daylight Katy" reached #16 on the adult contemporary chart and also charted in the UK at #41"
Also a picture...
Forum: General Discussion 06-22-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 400
Posted By johnfowles
Bethlehem PA Preview

Thanks to a kind friend who mailed us the page from his local Newspaper (the Lehigh Valley Morning Call) I have seen the write up prior to last Wednedays concert from...
Forum: General Discussion 06-15-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Massey Hall - 124th Birthday!

Yes a great historic video and I felt that I wanted to keep a copy on my hard drive to play whilst the rest of you are enjoying the real thing shortly, as like Melissa we cannot make it this time. so...
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 06-14-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 668
Posted By johnfowles
Re: ELVIS - June 19 1977 - EMR

Elvis is now telling all his new pals up there that he almost met Gordon Lightfoot!!
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,960
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Article by Red Shea's daughter

OK I found it I searched for "Shea minstrel" on the Globe and Mail website and up popped just one result it was enough
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/incoming/red-shea/article4221410/
and as...
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,960
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Article by Red Shea's daughter

Here is the other main "Red Shea" thread. (the relevant link to the Globe and Mail article is no longer functional nor was that page archived by the awesome Wayback Machine. Char did you ever find...
Forum: Small Talk 06-01-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 448
Posted By johnfowles
Star Wars

I stumbled on the fact that All Nippon Airways have had three of their Boeings decorated in honoUr of the Star Wars franchise
...
Forum: General Discussion 06-01-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 914
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Classic Lightfoot Live

Like the man said it sounds like it was a Magnificent Outpouring
http://lovelace-media.imgix.net/uploads/8/60816060-7d87-0132-bbff-0ebf924f622e.gif?w=320
Forum: Small Talk 05-25-2018, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 718
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Haircut

Oh do stop complaining it could be a darn sight worse here are just two of this years "crop" of so called "singers" on US NBC's The "Voice" which "entertainment" program offends my senses every...
Forum: General Discussion 05-03-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,055
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Gordon At Stagecoach, Indio, California

Hrrrmph
As Char discovered if you delete the s in the YouTube URL the video will for some obscure reason display
Gordon Lightfoot @ Stagecoach April 2018 - YouTube
Brilliant Doug You had me going...
Forum: Testforum 05-03-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 503
Posted By johnfowles
pdisplaying ayoutube video test

to display the video it is (as Char discovered) for some obcure reason necessary to omit the "s" from the https:// in the full YouTube URL
Gordon Lightfoot @ Stagecoach April 2018 - YouTube
Forum: General Discussion 04-28-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 505
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Soundstage 1979 - 'Remix of a Remix'

Yes well that is an interesting development to be sure and is the result of the process that I think I mentioned before that should have been undertaken by the creators of the red tinted "Troubadour"...
Forum: General Discussion 04-24-2018, 01:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 800
Posted By johnfowles
Re: It's Time For A Summertime Dream.

very nice I'm happy for ypu Martin but in real money you mean of course 75.2-77F!!
Forum: General Discussion 04-19-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 438
Posted By johnfowles
Re: BB King's Closing

A great shame but not all may be lost see
http://hitsdailydouble.com/news&id=310226
it appears that the new venue Sony Hall into which Gord is booked on June13th is operated by the same group that...
Forum: General Discussion 04-08-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 730
Posted By johnfowles
Re: NEW interview-San Francisco,CA.

Thank you Char for that reminder of that article but it does not really answer my question

I might be only splitting hairs but that October2016 Hamlton Spectator article actually said
"Bob...
Forum: General Discussion 04-07-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 730
Posted By johnfowles
Re: NEW interview-San Francisco,CA.

very interesting but is this the first time we have heard of these alleged 18 songs??
It is tempting to hope that they could form the nucleus of a new album but
we've been here before per...
Forum: General Discussion 04-07-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,422
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Two Gord songs on an Aussie's funeral album

Great stuff while on Youtube I wandered around as you do and refound another favourite by Mary Black
Adam at the Window - YouTube
Forum: General Discussion 04-07-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,422
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Two Gord songs on an Aussie's funeral album

Orange juice
Wonderful Dave one of your chosen YouTube videos although a strange but interesting version is also very definitely on my personal life's soundtrack.In my final year at Imperial College...
Forum: General Discussion 03-28-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,422
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Two Gord songs on an Aussie's funeral album

that it was a poor attempt may well be true, but although it was a super idea Dave I have to dare to make one trifling yet constructive criticism.
It is no earthly use posting the location of a pdf...
Forum: General Discussion 03-20-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 637
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Sing "Apology"

I doubt it Don but there were some interesting guesses in an old thread at
http://www.corfid.com/vbb//showthread.php?t=13976
I too really love this song and the lyrics especially the dig at Bible...
Forum: General Discussion 03-17-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,960
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Neil Diamond Retirement

Quite right you tell 'im Walter:redface:
Forum: General Discussion 03-11-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,684
Posted By johnfowles
Re: Soundstage 1979 - Very Good Quality

That depends upon exactly what you mean by "recording",Rob. This has been discussed here several times because there is definitely in circulation an audio only cds worth but it seems to be generally...
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