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by phungi
Tue Sep 08, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Neverending & in perpetuity 3dd Fantasy Football thread
Replies: 219
Views: 28739

Re: Neverending & in perpetuity 3dd Fantasy Football thread

Two quick questions:
1. Same link/league as last year (looks like the draft is schedule but the rankings from last year are still active)
2. Will be know the draft order before 7:15 EST?

Thanks,
Phil/phungi
by phungi
Sat Aug 22, 2020 8:21 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Neverending & in perpetuity 3dd Fantasy Football thread
Replies: 219
Views: 28739

Re: Neverending & in perpetuity 3dd Fantasy Football thread

I have used the last 8 months to hone my writing skills and expand my vocabulary, so count me in. Date/Time work.
by phungi
Wed Jul 22, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: Other Bands / Music News (non DBT-related)
Topic: What's Everyone Listening to?
Replies: 57401
Views: 7535455

Re: What's Everyone Listening to?

Glen Hansard released a 40-song 3-hour "Retrospective" on Spotify, (and also on YouTube) which I have been immersed in.

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by phungi
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Other Bands / Music News (non DBT-related)
Topic: What's Everyone Listening to?
Replies: 57401
Views: 7535455

Re: What's Everyone Listening to?

Iowan wrote: Pearl Jam "Gigaton". Obligatory decades of fandom listen. Expectations are low.
loving the new album...

here is a great (comedic) review, which could apply to nearly any new album:

by phungi
Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: Other Bands / Music News (non DBT-related)
Topic: Who's Everyone Seeing Live?
Replies: 6781
Views: 1114523

Re: Who's Everyone Seeing Live?

I would have been seeing Pearl Jam tonight in Baltimore... sigh...
by phungi
Wed Mar 04, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Neverending Thread for Political Shit
Replies: 17488
Views: 2271612

Re: The Neverending Thread for Political Shit

From north of the Border, I think I can speak as a global citizen and state my sense of frustration and resignation to the 'moderates' of the democratic party for aligning with a candidate that can barely string two sensical thoughts together. Trump will mop the floor with the rag doll. No vision, ...
by phungi
Tue Mar 03, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: 2020 Tour Dates! THERE ARE SO MANY
Replies: 349
Views: 56690

Re: 2020 Tour Dates! THERE ARE SO MANY

There are Toronto dates booked. A two night run this time but a larger venue. :D :D :D Odd. Lee’s was a fantastic venue for them and they clearly loved playing there. As per the discussion above, count me in as another who is not pleased with the set list diversity at the moment. It seems like the ...
by phungi
Mon Mar 02, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: 2020 Tour Dates! THERE ARE SO MANY
Replies: 349
Views: 56690

Re: 2020 Tour Dates! THERE ARE SO MANY

Mr. B wrote:3DD camp-out? :D Let's hope this is part of a larger midwest swing.
something about a midwest 3DD camp-out "swing" has me thinking there are better ways to phrase this...
by phungi
Fri Feb 28, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Mrs. W in IA
Replies: 745
Views: 184272

Re: Mrs. W in IA

People have been asking how to support Gary & his family. Gary has asked that contributions be made to Nuci's Space in Patty's memory. You can either go to their website, nuci.org, and follow the directions for contributing by PayPal or credit card or mail checks to Nuci's Space Attn: Debbie 396 Oc...
by phungi
Fri Feb 28, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: 2020 Tour Dates! THERE ARE SO MANY
Replies: 349
Views: 56690

Re: 2020 Tour Dates! THERE ARE SO MANY

as much fun as it is to argue with Clams, I have to agree with his summary/synopsis/observations. Some additional comments: * Patterson knows how to make an entrance, and was clearly ready for a Philly crowd. I couldn't quite hear/lip-read his comments addressing the crowd when he took the stage, bu...
by phungi
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Only in Philadelphia
Replies: 389
Views: 157423

Re: Only in Philadelphia

There is a building in Philadelphia that has "Forever Boner" painted on in graffiti... You can't make this shit up...

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by phungi
Thu Feb 20, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

...I can't believe I forgot to mention Jay's outstanding contributions on keys and guitar. First time I've heard A&F close w/ just piano (Bubba agreed, but someone correct me if I'm wrong), but it was fucking awesome. I also didn't realize how many guitar solos from the American Band songs were his...
by phungi
Thu Feb 20, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

...I can't believe I forgot to mention Jay's outstanding contributions on keys and guitar. First time I've heard A&F close w/ just piano (Bubba agreed, but someone correct me if I'm wrong), but it was fucking awesome. I also didn't realize how many guitar solos from the American Band songs were his...
by phungi
Tue Feb 18, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Hood Cooley 2020 T-Shirt REDUX: DEADLINE-2/24!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1639

Re: Hood Cooley 2020 T-Shirt Fundraiser: REDUX

We are already up to 48 shirts, so I am going to give this about a week and close things down in hopes of a quick turn-around.

Don't wait, and tell a friend.
by phungi
Mon Feb 17, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

Holy smokes, phungi. I cannot believe you did all that number crunching. But thanks for doing all that number crunching. The graciousness is no surprise but still appreciated. not only was it fun, but a perfect activity while listening to Night 1... also, while your belief in "graciousness" is appr...
by phungi
Mon Feb 17, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

It seems to me that to fully consider the issues you raise, one would want to know at least: What's the aggregate number of Cooley and Hood songs on all DBT albums? What is the percentage of different songs Cooley played on multi night stands over the past X years? How do those numbers compare to H...
by phungi
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

I agree w/ scotto and zip. Phungi, you raise some interesting questions about "big issues" like what's homecoming about, what's the legitimacy of fan expectations, what's the obligation of an artist to meet fans' expectations, what's the nature and purpose of live performance, etc. But on the speci...
by phungi
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Hood Cooley 2020 T-Shirt REDUX: DEADLINE-2/24!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1639

Hood Cooley 2020 T-Shirt REDUX: DEADLINE-2/24!!!

Based on the popularity of the "Hood/Cooley 2020" t-shirts, and the number of people who missed out, we are doing a ONE-TIME RE-PRINT. We need to get to about 2-dozen shirts for the costs to work out and generate profit for Nuci's Space. So, this is the first part of a 2-step process. 1) Complete th...
by phungi
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

Fighting the Post-HC reality that I have to go to work today. Did a quick-look at the setlists: Total Songs: 82 Patterson: 43 Songs (including the 3-song finale on Saturday) Cooley: 39 Songs Here is where it gets interesting: Patterson: 5 total repeats (x2: Armageddon, Awaiting Resurrection, Lookout...
by phungi
Sat Feb 15, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

through 2 nights, other than Cooley playing Made Up English Oceans, there wasn't a single acoustic guitar played...
by phungi
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:03 am
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

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by phungi
Tue Feb 11, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Other Bands / Music News (non DBT-related)
Topic: concert meme flying about facebook...
Replies: 21
Views: 2375

Re: concert meme flying about facebook...

First: (involuntary) Davey Jones at the Steel Pier show, Summer of 1970, brought there by a babysitter who was clearly very good at problem solving (voluntary) Genesis, 1979 - And Then There Were Three tour, Philly Spectrum Last: I honestly cannot remember Best: Tough one... Pearl Jam at the Borgat...
by phungi
Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

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Fine work you are doing Rod!
by phungi
Wed Feb 05, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: DEADLINE:JAN.15!! Hood Cooley 2020 T-Shirt Fundraiser
Replies: 12
Views: 17617

Re: DEADLINE:JAN.15!! Hood Cooley 2020 T-Shirt Fundraiser

Final update posted, see original post
by phungi
Tue Feb 04, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

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by phungi
Thu Jan 23, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: DEADLINE:JAN.15!! Hood Cooley 2020 T-Shirt Fundraiser
Replies: 12
Views: 17617

Re: DEADLINE:JAN.15!! Hood Cooley 2020 T-Shirt Fundraiser

Update: shirts are at printer, projected pick-up date is January 29th. Should be in mail shortly thereafter.

Final count was 160, which should easily raise $1k+ for Nuci’s Space.
by phungi
Wed Jan 22, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: Other Bands / Music News (non DBT-related)
Topic: Artist Of The Week - 1 April 2013 - Pearl Jam
Replies: 210
Views: 70472

Re: Artist Of The Week - 1 April 2013 - Pearl Jam

Not sure what I was expecting, but not only does this sound like nothing Pearl Jam has ever recorded, but it is quite funky and upbeat (until you read the lyrics. VERY excited for the new LP and tour.
by phungi
Wed Jan 15, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: HeAthens Homecoming Hangout 2/14/20
Replies: 12
Views: 3890

Re: HeAthens Homecoming Hangout 2/14/20

I will be on-site handing out t-shirts that were pre-ordered.

No shirts will be sold, so if you are still thinking, we are down to the wire:
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by phungi
Wed Jan 08, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: The Unraveling
Replies: 344
Views: 54166

Re: The Unraveling

LBRod wrote:“Excited people get on daddy’s nerves.”
hard to claim writer's block when you are coming up with lines like that...
by phungi
Fri Jan 03, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: Drive-By Truckers discussion
Topic: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15
Replies: 405
Views: 233408

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

In the spirit of Wildcard Weekend...
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