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Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Whattya Listenin' to Wednesday - 5/21/09

Howdy, rockers, your ragged ol' pal from The Metal Minute checking in with stitches out of his head, neck sealed up, baby with tubes inserted in the ears and too much time chained to the office.

Gonna make this one short 'n sweet as we draw close to a three-day weekend where I hope plans I've made will remain thus. In the meantime, bringing things to a rough and stressful close at the finish line work-wise with hopefully some more productivity culminating in my personal life.

Been swooning to Air's hauntingly gorgeous Virgin Suicides score a good bit while keeping things mostly on the heavy side with random deviations. Sad I'm unable to have any reading time with everything going on, but I've been watching the Stanley Cup plus The Three Stooges Volume 1, Dallas Season 9 and of course Monsters of Metal Vol. 6, shred!

I have to make note over the weekend my father passed down to me his turntable and vinyl collection which has a great deal of sixties rock and soul plus some early seventies stuff as well, kewlness. Perfectly in the nick of time this should come into my life as I found the new Sunn O))) album on my doortstep, vinyl version of course. And to think I was only going to have a collector's item!

Keep it hard, friends, but always leave room in your ears for other vibes. It's a short life, so absorb all you can...

Air - The Virgin Suicides soundtrack
Black Sabbath - Sabbath Bloody Sabbath
Emperor - Prometheus: The Discipline of Fire and Demise
Rhino - Dead Throne Monarch
Rhino Bucket - The Hardest Town
Stratovarius - Polaris
Dictators - Blood Brothers
Subhumans - Worlds Apart
Bob Dylan - Together Through Life
Prince - Lotusflow3r
Enslaved - Blodhemn
Avantasia - The Scarecrow
Metalocalypse: Dethklok - The Dethalbum
CKY - Carver City
Kreator - Extreme Aggression
The Clash - Combat Rock
Ministry - Adios...
Tim "Ripper" Owens - Play My Game
Ian Gillan - One Eye to Morocco


Metal Mark said...

Elvenking-Two tragedy poets and a caravan of weird figures
Hull-Sole Lord
Misery-Fifteen years of aggression
UFO-The Visitor
Assemble Head in Sunburst Sound-When sweet sleep returned
Tim Owens- play my game
Victory Pill-s/t
G-n-R-Live Era
Metal Church-s/t
Innocent Rosie-Bad Habit Romance
Skid Row-Slave to the grind
Breaker-Get tough

DPTH International said...

Early Testament and Lazarus AD in prep for the concert.

Death Angel - Act III and Frolic ..
1000 foot krutch
Varies singles and what not
and Ottawa based hard rock band Dirty Beloved's new album "Letters From A Broken Home"

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bob_vinyl said...

If this one is jumbled up too, I'm just gonna leave it.

Marvin Gaye - Bootleg from '72
Clash - Combat Rock
Clash - Cut the Crap
Georgia Satellites - bootleg from Redding '87
Gaslight Anthem - '59 Sound and various other stuff
Led Zeppelin - III
The Who - Who By Numbers
Aretha Franklin - I've Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You
Elvis Presley - Elvis Presley
Omar Rodriguez-Lopex - El Grupo Nuevo de Omar Rodriguez-Lopez
Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Damo Suzuki - Please Heat This Eventually
One side of Marillion's Alive bootleg (that was all I could take).
Anvil - Hard n Heavy

The Klepto said...

Alestorm - Captan Morgan's Revenge
Dream Theater - Scenes From A Memory
Frank Zappa - Apostrophe (’)
Frank Zappa - Over-Nite Sensation
Funkadelic - Funkadelic
Grave Digger - Ballads Of A Hangman
Grave Digger - The Last Supper
Incubus - Fungus Amongus
Incubus - S.C.I.E.N.C.E.
Parliament - Mothership Connection
The Real McKenzies - The Real McKenzies
Warren Zevon - Wanted Dead Or Alive
Warren Zevon - Warren Zevon

JP said...

Kongh: Shadows Of The Shapeless
Abdullah: s/t, Graveyard Poetry
Spirit Caravan: The Last Embrace
Ripper Owens: Play My Game
1349: Revelations Of The Black flame
Bruno Walter/CSO: Brahms 2nd & 3rd Symphonies
Minsk: With Echoes In The Movement Of Stone
Slough Feg: Ape Uprising
Fairyland: Score To A New Beginning
Stratovarius: Polaris
Celtic Frost: To Mega Therion
Demiurg: The Hate Chamber

cjk_44 said...

Napalm Death – Inside the Torn Apart
Machine Head – Burn My Eyes
Iron Maiden – Killers
Children of Bodom – Follow the Reaper
Korn – random tracks
The Beatles – random tracks
The Clash – Combat Rock
Black Bonzo – Lady of the Light
Social Distortion – s/t
Peter Frampton – Fingerprints
Pat Metheny – Day Trip
John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers – Bluesbreakers with Eric Clapton
Steve Earle – Townes

This week’s reading list: “Got the Life: My Journey of Addiction, Faith, Recovery, and Korn” by Fieldy with Laura Morton

Watching: NHL playoffs

Ian Aiken said...

1. BLOODBATH - Resurrection Through Carnage
2. S.Y.L. - The New Black
3. DEF LEPPARD - High & Dry
4. FRANK ZAPPA - Hot Rats, Sleep Dirt
5. NAPALM DEATH - Noise for Musics Sake
6. SOUL REAPER - Written In Blood
7. HAROLD BUDD - The Serpent (In Quicksilver)
8. THE EVERDAWN - Poems Burn the Past
9. IMMOLATION - Harnessing Ruin
10. MORBID ANGEL - Altars of Madness
11. KING CRIMSON - In the Court of the Crimson King
12. YES - Relayer
13. MERCYFUL FATE - Don't Break the Oath, Melissa
14. PESTILENCE - Consuming Impulse
15. KISS - Hotter than Hell