When was the last time you watched "TOMMY"?

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  1. VAsiCkBoy

    VAsiCkBoy Well-Known Member

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    Watching on Paladia right now. I haven't seen this shit since like 1982?



    It's still very weird.

    Do you think it's alright?

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  2. gridman

    gridman Dancing Madly Backwards

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    I watch it about once a year
     
  3. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

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    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Gold

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    last week on paladia. I fucking love that channel.
     
  5. Super Mario

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    My favorite movie of all time Of course I still watch it at least once a year .
     
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    Maybe 10 years ago, also probably the first time I saw the whole thing.
     
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  8. VAsiCkBoy

    VAsiCkBoy Well-Known Member

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    Has there ever been a better bassist than Entwistle?
     
  9. Super Mario

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    john paul jones comes in at a close second and the guy who played for the doors but no.
     
  10. VAsiCkBoy

    VAsiCkBoy Well-Known Member

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    Palladia is the shit.
     
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    that youtube of him isolated live is so sick
     
  12. Super Mario

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    [video=youtube;Z6KSfCxO8jA]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6KSfCxO8jA[/video]
     
  13. DrivenByDemons

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    And I'm sorry but Claypool rules the bass end of discussion.
     
  14. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? Gold

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    You mean the Who movie? With Elton John and such? Didn't care for it. I have the album on vinyl somewhere around here. The original Who version was better.



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  15. newcastlefan

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    Movie sucked. Bdwy was much better, although the last Broadway music arrangement was weak because it didn't follow the original arrangement (no french horns - they had trombones playing the part: really lame and cheap). The dramatization of the story was always crap; the music is really 100% of the piece. In the movie Ann Margret brought it into the sewer.
     
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    here, no sound until around 1:30

    [video=youtube;3Lf10U0yZrs]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Lf10U0yZrs[/video]
     
  17. Super Mario

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    I was lucky to see him a couple years before he died and he did a solo in the middle of 5:15 best bass Solo I ever heard.
     
  18. VAsiCkBoy

    VAsiCkBoy Well-Known Member

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    Now that I probably watch at least 3 times a year. I fucking love that!
     
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    Fail!!!!
     
  20. newcastlefan

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    such garbage ruined the performance. it was as if the actors were funhouse puppets.