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Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,968
Posted By RussWig
Re: New lyrics for Wreck

"Wally, will ya check the pods, man?"

Most likely trying to get the sound guy to tweak something without breaking stride...

RW...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2007, 05:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,723
Posted By RussWig
Re: Making CDs from LPs

Have a look at Goldwave. I use it for direct recording as well as converting existing files and cleaning up LP tracks. Has lots of bells and whistles.

www.goldwave.com/

RW...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2007, 05:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,723
Posted By RussWig
Re: Making CDs from LPs

While dubbing LPs directly to CDs via a stand-alone is by far the easiest way to convert LPs it lacks the clean-up that you can get by going through a computer and some easy to get (and use)...
Forum: General Discussion 04-27-2007, 10:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,043
Posted By RussWig
Thanks for posting these Char! :)

Thanks for posting these Char! :)
Forum: General Discussion 04-27-2007, 05:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,043
Posted By RussWig
I can't believe I'm the first to post about this....

I can't believe I'm the first to post about this.

It was a great concert and GL's voice sounded wonderful, clear, strong, beautiful. He sounded better to me and my husband than he did at the...
Forum: General Discussion 11-18-2006, 06:25 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 29,747
Posted By RussWig
I haven't logged into Corfid for a bit and what a...

I haven't logged into Corfid for a bit and what a lovely surprise to find the recent posts to this thread.

Ingrid/Melody, thank you from my heart for adding your very special memories to this...
Forum: General Discussion 11-08-2006, 09:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,645
Posted By RussWig
From a link on the AOL Welcome Screen: It was...

From a link on the AOL Welcome Screen:
It was very nice to see this even though the wording seemed to trivialize the tragedy as well as the song.
Forum: General Discussion 10-10-2006, 06:39 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,344
Posted By RussWig
From another newbie, I want to chime in and say...

From another newbie, I want to chime in and say "thank you" - this is a great community with some very kind, pleasant and helpful members.

I checked in from time to time while I was on vacation...
Forum: General Discussion 09-26-2006, 09:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,867
Posted By RussWig
I am so happy to read that GL is doing well. ...

I am so happy to read that GL is doing well.

I am lucky enough to be in Venice, Italy for two weeks but I am occasionally checking in on Corfid to keep up to date with his health.

I am looking...
Forum: General Discussion 09-17-2006, 04:02 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 14,252
Posted By RussWig
I'm so sorry to read this. I hope and pray he's...

I'm so sorry to read this. I hope and pray he's ok.
Forum: General Discussion 09-01-2006, 08:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,466
Posted By RussWig
I had to look that one up on the internet and I...

I had to look that one up on the internet and I have to say that is one very good photo but I think I prefer the less "civilized" GL, unruly curls, scruffy beard and all :)

This is one silly...
Forum: General Discussion 08-31-2006, 08:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,717
Posted By RussWig
Well, speaking as a newly-arrived (to this...

Well, speaking as a newly-arrived (to this message board) Lighthead, "femme de folk," long-time admirer of the GG1 cover, I agree wholeheartedly :)
Forum: General Discussion 08-26-2006, 06:34 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,271
Posted By RussWig
I agree, Marc. I just listened to it again and...

I agree, Marc.
I just listened to it again and realized that each time I hear it I get a silly grin on my face. I think it's the combination of the upbeat melody and the outrageous lyrics that just...
Forum: General Discussion 08-26-2006, 05:52 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,271
Posted By RussWig
I'm happy to see this thread revived. ...

I'm happy to see this thread revived.

Speaking as a "child of the sixties/seventies" who was/is very much into the woman's movement, I can honestly say that I've never been offended by this song....
Forum: General Discussion 08-26-2006, 05:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,466
Posted By RussWig
I konw the look you mean Jennifer but I found it...

I konw the look you mean Jennifer but I found it suprisingly hard to find a picture to illustrate your point.
I nearly settled for a scan of the back insert from songbook disk 1
and then found what...
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2006, 08:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,466
Posted By RussWig
Misty, I'd love to hear about this.... Please...

Misty, I'd love to hear about this....
Please write some when you have a moment :)
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2006, 08:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,555
Posted By RussWig
That makes me like him even more :)

That makes me like him even more :)
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2006, 05:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,717
Posted By RussWig
Nice article. Can't say I necessarily agree...

Nice article.

Can't say I necessarily agree with the sentence above, ;) but I very much believe the following:

No matter how "cruel" or "cold" some of his lyrics seem, I always feel an...
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2006, 03:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,401
Posted By RussWig
I can recall hearing Black Day In July on KNEW-FM...

I can recall hearing Black Day In July on KNEW-FM in the summer of 1969, prior to Woodstock (because I also recall spots for ticket sales for that event at the same time). However I didn't really get...
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2006, 08:39 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,466
Posted By RussWig
Lately, since the 8/4/06 Concord, NH concert, my...

Lately, since the 8/4/06 Concord, NH concert, my admiration for the man and his music has been revived. What a pleasure :)

I'm loving his music as much as ever (maybe more), listening to my old...
Forum: General Discussion 08-22-2006, 07:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,084
Posted By RussWig
A very nice welcome - thanks! :)

A very nice welcome - thanks! :)
Forum: General Discussion 08-22-2006, 09:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,084
Posted By RussWig
[quote]Originally posted by johnfowles: [b]...

[quote]Originally posted by johnfowles:
[b] Getting together in Concord would have been nice :) thanks

With regard to Toronto, unfortunately, this year won't work for us. I'm hoping for next...
Forum: General Discussion 08-21-2006, 08:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,084
Posted By RussWig
Tell us bit about yourself and your Lightfoot...

Tell us bit about yourself and your Lightfoot experiences.

don't be shy!

"Shy" - that's me (truly) but I'll give it a go anyway . . .

My husband and I have been together since '76 - we...
Forum: General Discussion 08-21-2006, 07:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,084
Posted By RussWig
I've loved Gordon Lightfoot's music since the...

I've loved Gordon Lightfoot's music since the 70's. He (and his music) have held a very special place in my heart and my life for many years now.

This is my first post to this Board but I've been...
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