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Forum: Small Talk 05-24-2017, 07:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,029
Posted By joveski
Re: A Gord song for Dad(29May1929-25Apr2017)

nice story Dave. did your dad turn up to the 100th centenary celebration in 2005 at the school? a lot of old faces turned up that day. a 98 year old lady was there got a special speach devoted to her...
Forum: Small Talk 05-21-2017, 03:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,029
Posted By joveski
Re: A Gord song for Dad(29May1929-25Apr2017)

ah, i went to preston west primary school in the 80s. wallace street is very close by!
Forum: Small Talk 05-19-2017, 09:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,029
Posted By joveski
Re: A Gord song for Dad(29May1929-25Apr2017)

good to hear. what street in Preston if you remember?
Forum: Small Talk 05-06-2017, 07:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,029
Posted By joveski
Re: A Gord song for Dad(29May1929-25Apr2017)

sorry to hear, Dave. hope he had a good life
Forum: General Discussion 04-28-2017, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 709
Posted By joveski
Re: Clouds of Loneliness

i agree with River of light as best toon on that album. if Jeff Lynne was twiddling the knobs, it could have been a Traveling Wilburys song
Forum: General Discussion 04-28-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,720
Posted By joveski
Re: Anyone at the Florida shows?

correction sydney hooligan - our Lizzy's is 91. it was also my dad's 67th bday. us melbourians are smarter - that's why we dont drink thet Resches beer :)
Forum: Small Talk 04-11-2017, 07:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 886
Posted By joveski
Re: Yusuf (Cat Stevens) in Melbourne 27Nov2017

that's what i dont like Rod Laver arena these days, Dave. in the early 2000's, it was easy to get 4th and and 6th row seats on the floor section for Bob Dylan and Roger Waters, for a much cheaper...
Forum: Small Talk 04-03-2017, 11:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 886
Posted By joveski
Re: Yusuf (Cat Stevens) in Melbourne 27Nov2017

missed him last tour. so i wanted to go, but the ticket prices scared me away!
Forum: General Discussion 03-27-2017, 08:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 897
Posted By joveski
Re: The Highwaymen & Lightfoot

Del Shannonwas asked to replace Roy for their 2nd album, but unfortunately he committed suicide, so they went as a 4 piece for that one. (which sounds like a bunch of outtakes from the solo careers...
Forum: General Discussion 03-20-2017, 10:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 776
Posted By joveski
Re: Editorial about cell phone user at concert

what's stopping you?. we still use the landline and send paper christmas cards :)
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 03-12-2017, 07:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,065
Posted By joveski
Re: Bob Dylan - I'm Not Supposed to Care

he also did Shadows more recently in 2012..

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mb3xGI9_pAQ
Forum: General Discussion 03-03-2017, 01:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 475
Posted By joveski
Re: IYCRMM on Melbourne talk radio 28Feb2017

they're cheeky buggers when it comes to sound overdubs! when something italian gets mentioned, you hear "Suzi" straight away. or when a Greek topic comes up, you hear "doesntmattter" in a flash :)
Forum: General Discussion 02-22-2017, 10:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,083
Posted By joveski
Re: Anyone ever heard Gordon's more obscure stuff in public?

30 years, thank you Dave :) down in Melbourne , we only have 1 or (possibly) 2 staions that will plaay the two big songs. Magic 1278 is gone next week to become a lifestyle talk program broadcast...
Forum: General Discussion 02-16-2017, 08:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,169
Posted By joveski
Re: Soundstage 1979 - Very Good Quality

you can buy it on DVD. the quality isnt tops, but i've got this one:

http://www.maximumsound.biz/gordon-lightfoot-soundstage-live-in-chicago-79-on-dvd/
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 02-14-2017, 10:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,065
Posted By joveski
Re: Bob Dylan - I'm Not Supposed to Care

that would have been 29th Oct 1998 in Toronto... he did the song twice that year in Canada
Forum: Small Talk 02-03-2017, 07:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 701
Posted By joveski
Re: Canada's Raonic in Aus Open tennis qtr-final

i've got the new album - it sounds a bit like Talk on Corners, which is good. 2001 was the last time they were here. i even saw them on the FOX FM rooftop special little show in 2000 that i won...
Forum: Small Talk 02-01-2017, 10:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 701
Posted By joveski
Re: Canada's Raonic in Aus Open tennis qtr-final

Dave, you dont want to for the tennis. too crowded and about 20 degrees hotter than it outside. i went once and never again. it's much better on the TV. but i've seen concerts there. All the Corrs...
Forum: General Discussion 02-01-2017, 10:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 547
Posted By joveski
Re: IYCRMM heard in Melbourne mall today

the last time i heard his music towards the public (apart from my collection) was in 3AK overnight back in the late 90s - and that was only IYCRMM and Sundown!
Forum: General Discussion 12-19-2016, 11:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,028
Posted By joveski
Forum: General Discussion 11-22-2016, 06:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,445
Posted By joveski
Re: If Gord's Lungs Could Speak

here in australia, we've raised the taxes and introduced 'plain packaged' cigarettes, where every brand looks the same to put people off them. the package doesnt do anything - but the prices do! $34...
Forum: General Discussion 11-20-2016, 07:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,445
Posted By joveski
Re: If Gord's Lungs Could Speak

oh, the smoking debate. i smoke but i dont like it. i spent 7 weeks in hospital for hand injuries 3 years ago (tottally unrelated). not a puff or a sip of alcohol in that time, without a craving....
Forum: General Discussion 11-19-2016, 02:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,521
Posted By joveski
Re: PLANS OF MY OWN - new tune! - listen here-LINK

if you've got Spotify installed on your computer, its up there already. nice little tune. so this was an APPT outtake? if it was and outtake, he should have put this on in place of Welcome to try!
Forum: General Discussion 11-16-2016, 01:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By joveski
Happy Birthday Gordy!

Let us amphibians from Australia start the party, since its already the 17th Nov down here! - and many more to come!. I sent a letter to EMP a few weeks to him. dont know if he got it or not, but...
Forum: General Discussion 11-13-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 555
Posted By joveski
Re: NEW Interview:2 parts - Joel Rubinoff

agreed Dave, that was a good 'un :)
Forum: Small Talk 11-08-2016, 10:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By joveski
Re: 2 Artists I Didn't Know Were Canadian

SNAP!. one my closest friends is named susan wong, and she loathes this song for some reason. i like it though. wait till i have some fun and send her the link to this clip, saying i never knew she'd...
Forum: General Discussion 11-04-2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 708
Posted By joveski
Re: Skip Weshner Radio Show 1968-1970

i love the seabird song and pleasures of the night
Forum: General Discussion 10-28-2016, 06:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 593
Posted By joveski
Re: Gord performed last night in Melbourne, Australia!

no, he's coming over to my place to do a private backyard concert tomorrow afternoon, Dave. 'you can come if you like' :)
Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 704
Posted By joveski
Re: Grand Forks Set List

my birthday was also on the 19th! :)
Forum: General Discussion 10-16-2016, 08:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 807
Posted By joveski
Re: Music Vaultz top 30 singer songwriters

All know & Bright eyes come to mind straight away
Forum: Small Talk 10-06-2016, 08:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 547
Posted By joveski
Re: Australian Football League Grand Final 1Oct2016

maybe Essendon will have their turn next year! (/end sarcasm) :)
Forum: Small Talk 10-02-2016, 02:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,602
Posted By joveski
Re: RIP Ronnie Corrbet

why am my ears burning?!. we're not all like that - you should know, you've been here before :)
Forum: Small Talk 09-21-2016, 11:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 754
Posted By joveski
Re: Graham Nash Of David Crosby

that was a few months ago. i've seen other interviews where around that time when he was perfectly open to re-joining the Hollies. here they are a bit earlier in happier times. but he DID is willing...
Forum: Small Talk 09-14-2016, 12:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 954
Posted By joveski
Re: Ed Ringwald -Steel Player of the Year

i was wondering about this a few days back. what's your favourite steel performance from peewee on gord's songs?

i'll go for Borderstone
Forum: General Discussion 09-08-2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,082
Posted By joveski
Re: CAPE COD TIMES article/interview

i think i've got a bootleg version of that one somewhere ;)
Forum: Small Talk 08-30-2016, 07:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 658
Posted By joveski
Gene Wilder, R.I.P

willy wonka has finally shut down the chocolate factory. i'll watch his most famous film tonight in his honour
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