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Interests:Parrothead and Tiger Fan--wife says that's all I care about and it gets worse every year. I tell her she knows what she married...
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Registered on:10/1/2003
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re: Jazz Fest lineup tomorrow? - parrotdr
[quote]160,000 showed up for DMB in 2001.. I'm sure 16 years later they can handle the same.[/quote] It was Dave Matthews on Acura, and it was compounded by Mystikal on Congo (who had the #1 album in the country at the time). Those two stages had crowds backing up to each other at that time. It ...
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re: Jim Croce- What a talent - parrotdr
Still listen to Croce. Interesting musical side note (from AXS website): [quote]Early on in his career Jimmy Buffett had a friendship with another budding folk singer in Jim Croce, who has some huge crossover hits with “You Don’t Mess Around with Jim” and “Bad, Bad Leroy Brown” in the early ‘70s...
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re: Cat Stevens- Wild World Live - parrotdr
[quote]Cat Stevens- Wild World[/quote] One of the first songs I really loved as a little kid. Yes, I'm a child of the 70's. :cheers:...
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re: Playlist for a Mardi Gras parade - parrotdr
Okay Spaulding and npersa1, I'm officially combining your lists into one for this carnival season. I have my own but can't add much to yours that would make it much better. Great job and thanks! :dude:...
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re: PSA: Sturgill Simpson on SNL tonight - parrotdr
[quote]That last song was awful. Just simply noise. People really like this dude?[/quote] Whaaaat? As someone who's not that familiar with him I thought that last song was AWESOME! Don't hear enough of that stuff on TV, particularly poppy SNL....
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re: Playlist for a Mardi Gras parade - parrotdr
[quote]Mardi Gras playlist on Spotify (156 songs, 10 hours) [/quote] Nice list, dude! :cool:...
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re: Finally started watching Breaking Bad - parrotdr
[quote] Id say the last 3 episodes of the series may be the best run of episodes in any series, ever.[/quote] Yep. Greatest series finale ever....
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re: Looking for recs for good instrumental songs - parrotdr
Doug Smith...one of my favorites. [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YM5gK1PFDTQ)]Renewal[/link] [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvyEZk5Vb6A&list=PL941277E94714A46E)]A Fine Line[/link] And one of my favorite Acoustic Alchemy tunes...[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VA4cf1...
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re: Cheers ? - parrotdr
[img]https://cdn.meme.am/cache/instances/folder585/59530585.jpg[/img]...
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re: Lets talk about Billy Joel's best album - Nylon Curtain - parrotdr
Side 2 had lots of Beatlesque moments. Some years back when asked if he ever listened to his own music he stated not really, but if he did it might be Nylon Curtain....
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re: I just spent a lot of money on concert tickets... - parrotdr
[quote]P.S. frick TICKETMASTER AND THEIR GODDAMN $35 IN ADDITIONAL FEES.[/quote] My ticketbastard password reflects this sentiment very well. I'm surprised they let me use it. ...
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re: U2 Joshua Tree tour - parrotdr
[quote]Was there in 87 in Baton Rouge. Bo Deans were the warm up. Great evening.[/quote] Forgot about that! I saw the Bodeans at Tips around that time too. Great band. Still listen today. First album they put out right around that time was named after that line in the Stones "Shattered"--Love ...
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re: When will the New Orleans Jazz Festival lineup be available? - parrotdr
[quote]Been really wanting to go to this event eventually, but haven't due to the lack of my interest in the bands playing the past few years. [/quote] I always tell folks that the headliners are not the point at Jazz Fest. No matter who the headliners are, like them or not, go anyway. Go anyw...
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re: Changes at Happy's in Nola? - parrotdr
Happy Hour was still going in mid-December. We went there before the New Orleans Bowl concert. As far as management, isn't it owned by Walk-on's? ...
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re: U2 Joshua Tree tour - parrotdr
[quote]So are they just reprising the set lists from the old Joshua Tree tour in 86-87?[/quote] Setlist from the old LSU Assembly Center in 1987 (source: u2setlist.com). I got tickets late and sat behind the stage. However, the stage was almost "in the round" and they turned out to be great seats...
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re: New Orleans now has "mobile camera units" to ticket speeders - parrotdr
[quote]Just saw one of these unmarked and unmanned mobile units on West End.[/quote] What kind of vehicle was it? I live right off of West End and need to be on the lookout. Honestly though, they need one here--it's not uncommon to see folks doing 50+, especially on weekends with all the jacked...
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re: Piano man. When did you realize u were.....? - parrotdr
[quote]Don't drink and tiger drop. [/quote] :lol: However, if we all stuck to that it would be a lot less entertaining around here. ...
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re: Chicago Doc - parrotdr
[quote]Ahh, crap. I forgot to DVR it. Any idea if/when it will be re-aired?[/quote] Just looked it up. Next Saturday, Jan. 7, 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. CST on CNN....
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re: Has any actor ever ruined anything more? - parrotdr
Keanu Reeves has ruined any movie in which he's attempted a British accent. [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGcXhPK1BoA)]Much Ado About Nothing[/link] [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=moaW8LRusak)]Bram Stoker's Dracula[/link]...
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re: Google launches cool PhotoScan app - parrotdr
Resurrecting a two month old thread, but I just read about and downloaded this app. Now it's my favorite app. Pictures come out like a flatbed scanner for all practical purposes. About a thousand times better than just using your phone camera to duplicate the pic. Video on how it works. Skip ...
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