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Newest piece of music?

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terry  Male  West Yorkshire
22-Nov-2020 13:38 Message #4798639
A slight change from the usual 'first record bought', what's the newest/latest piece of music you've bought? and say something about what made you buy it.

For me it was a cd, Purcell, Dido and Aeneas, after hearing some of it on the radio, Jessye Norman's rendition of 'When I am Laid in Earth' and it sounding so peaceful plus the write up about Purcell.
Yes, I know, I'm a miserable bugger sometimes.
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Michaelt  Male  Devon
22-Nov-2020 14:22 Message #4798641
Terry, John Charles wrote this, I listen to it frequently.

My late wife and I saw this film many years before she died in 2014 of Bowel cancer.

When we were both listening to this music, when she said to me, "this is death"....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w2hnfTqQKO0
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wonderoushen  Female  Gwynedd
22-Nov-2020 18:29 Message #4798663
Jeez, thats a poser, I can't remember!
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HotOrWot  Male  Lancashire
22-Nov-2020 20:18 Message #4798676
Miley Cyrus the voice of an angel.
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The_38th_Parallel  Male  Essex
22-Nov-2020 20:49 Message #4798682
I still buy CD's regularly.
Last one I bought was Poco-Greatest Hits
I wanted it for "Rose of Cimarron" a great track, but there was plenty more on it and only cost a few £'s from Music Magpie.

Poco were considered the forerunners of The Eagles but never got the same recognition.
The Eagles were always considered a quintessential west coast American band but in fact only one member was actually from California. Thomas B Schmit. There's a factoid.
He auditioned as the bassist for Poco but they chose Randy Meisner. When Meisner left Poco to join The Eagles, Schmit replaced him.
Then when Meisner later quit The Eagles, Schmit replaced him there.
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brisinger-the-beekeeper  Male  Lancashire
22-Nov-2020 21:30 Message #4798691
Jeez, you got me there. It was probably "Veneno" by Anitta. It was when I was training with Sydney Charisse for a Brazilian Zouk dance solo...
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brisinger-the-beekeeper  Male  Lancashire
22-Nov-2020 21:30 Message #4798692
https://youtu.be/dPAM6OnRfWQ
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persona_non_grata  Male  North London
22-Nov-2020 23:14 Message #4798709
Lara Fabian. I can't get enough of her singing. She sings in many languages but I particularly like her singing in French.
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tumbled  Male  Gloucestershire
22-Nov-2020 23:23 Message #4798712
Haven't bought any for years and years....

Probably going back to Benny Hill and 'Ernie'


Not quite true......I used to buy loads of albums in the 70's....and loads of blank C90 cassettes.....Fit an album on each side....apart from things like Tubular Bells, where you had to miss a bit off.....or carry it on for a few minutes on the other side of the tape....

Trying to really think of the last thing I bought......It could have been Amy Macdonald....quite a few years ago now it seems...
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NoSaint  Female  Devon
23-Nov-2020 09:51 Message #4798728
Musical threads often have me googling the music others listen to.
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BlinkinLights  Female  South Yorkshire
24-Nov-2020 09:01 Message #4798801
Yes, me too NoSaint
always willing to enlighten the brain.

Just as Rumbled says, not bought anything for years now, I always record stuff - have loads of C90 cassettes
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The_Snow_Covered_Fool  Male  Cheshire
24-Nov-2020 11:08 Message #4798818
Ozzy Osbourne - Ordinary Man.




Chris.
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RoseyCheeks  Female  Nottinghamshire
25-Nov-2020 18:04 Message #4798929
Bought? Jeez I don't remember that far back. It's all Spotify nowadays!
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Orson  Male  Tayside
26-Nov-2020 15:53 Message #4799029
"Street Worms" by Viagra Boys. One appreciates their sense of humour and exuberance.


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