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Interzone / Re: Daily classical
« on: May 18, 2012, 10:03:26 PM »
Franz Schubert's song cycle Die Winterreise, D.911

R.I.P. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.

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Interzone / Re: Female vocalists
« on: September 12, 2011, 10:28:00 AM »
Definitely of interest: Arianna Savall, daughter of early music specialist Jordi Savall.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r_zRyZq_I1k

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tiF2qeY2pEQ

She's released two albums of her own music. Worth looking into if you like this sort of thing.

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Metal / Re: LADY GAGA attempts to pirate metal authenticity
« on: May 06, 2011, 11:44:24 PM »

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Interzone / Re: The Irrationality of Richard Dawkins
« on: April 27, 2011, 10:29:23 PM »
I closed the tab the second I saw he was an Intelligent Designist.

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Metal / Re: Best of Underground Metal 1982-2002
« on: April 21, 2011, 12:01:14 AM »
Sacramentum is weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeaaaaaak, it should without a doubt be replaced. It is easily the worst album on that list

Odd, I find it to be one of the best. I agree with you on Joined in Darkness, though.

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Metal / Re: New MORBID ANGEL Album to be Released on 6/2/11
« on: April 19, 2011, 06:49:34 PM »
I think you mean x-Treme.

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Metal / Re: Alternate mixes of Justice for all?
« on: April 01, 2011, 07:32:33 PM »
Doesn't exist; anything labeled as such is simply a recording of one random guy sitting in his basement playing along to the entire record.

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Metal / Re: Metal in the year 2011
« on: December 28, 2010, 07:06:16 PM »
Crimson Massacre, possibly.

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Megaupload links over a gig only work for premium users, Here it is split into two 700mb files:



Severed Ways: The Norse Discovery of America: Part 1 / Part 2

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Metal / Re: the term "classical music" did not exist until 1930s
« on: August 08, 2010, 06:01:21 AM »
This makes sense, as up until the 1900s popular music was European folk, hillbilly or variations on the waltz/proto-big-band sound.

When it became clear that this style was taking over ("prole drift"), musicians needed a way to keep classical from being dumbed down. Outside of Gershwin, Copland, Dvorak and other partial intelligences, they succeeded.

I know those words, but that post makes no sense.

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