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  • [88] Cream – Disraeli Gears (1967)

    11 Feb 2009, 22:58 by Llorenza

    CreamDisraeli Gears

    Two years ago I saw a documentary on the history of rock music (The Seven Ages of Rock, why don't they bring that out on dvd?!) and when they discussed Cream, I thought "Wow that sounds great, I should check it out!". But I forgot. Fortunately I'm now catching up and discovering what I should have listened to two years ago. My first impression was right, you see. Of course you can't expect less of the "first supergroup", consisting of supermen Eric Clapton (guitar!), Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker. But as I only know Eric Clapton, the term "supergroup" doesn't mean very much to me.

    Now, what does mean much to me? Excellent guitar music of course. The greatness of a decent guitar solo can be measured by how much I turn up the volume, how much I jump around the room like a maniac (making terrible air guitar gestures) and, if there's still some energy left, by the amount of head banging (in a slightly more elegant form, I am after all a girl). …
  • If life was a movie....

    28 Sep 2008, 05:20 by Ian904

    So I skipped through 21 songs and made it into this. I got the idea from someone else. Thought it was funny.

    Opening Credits: Take It Back

    Waking up: Same All Over

    First day of college: Lenny

    Falling in love: Magnolia

    Kiss scene: Angel

    Fight Song: Foxey Lady

    Breaking up: Hey Joe

    Graduating college: Who Are You

    My big break: You Got Me Rocking

    Mental breakdown: Crazy Train

    Driving song: Better Off With the Blues

    Flashback: Damn Right I've Got The Blues

    Wedding: Come And Go Blues

    Birth of child: Sweet Little Angel

    Paying dues: Highway Song

    Moment of triumph: My Eyes Have Seen You

    Final battle:L.A. Connection

    Death scene:The Letter

    Funeral scene: Blues Power

    End credits: Rude World

    Dunno if I would watch this movie. Seems boring. Although the end credits song made me laugh.
  • musical oracle

    1 Dec 2007, 09:13 by sometimesalmost

    lifted from Ivocaliban. supersweet. you know the drill right? open your player, hit random & use the song provided to answer the questions. no cheating, jackass.


    1. How does the world see me?:
    Take it Back - Cream

    2. Will I have a happy life?:
    She Is Mine - The Psychedelic Furs

    3. What do my friends really think of me?:
    Warning Sign - Talking Heads

    4. Do people secretly lust after me?:
    Helpless - Neil Young

    5. How can I make myself happy?:
    At Last - Etta James

    6. What should I do with my life?:
    Couch Surfer - Bran Van 3000

    7. Will I ever have children?:
    Blue Lights - Little Walter

    8. What is some good advice for me?:
    Mary Jane - Rick James

    9. How will I be remembered?:
    Back to Black - Amy Winehouse

    10. What is my signature dancing song?:
    Mariano - Ska Cubano

    11. What do I think my current theme song is?:
    Strange Brew - Cream

    12. What does everyone else think my current theme song is?:
    Brown Sugar - the Rolling Stones

    13. What song will play at my funeral?: