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by phungi
Wed Jan 13, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: hey Wolf...
Replies: 72
Views: 2910

Re: hey Wolf...

it was only a matter of time before joniQAcont showed his true colors :D
by phungi
Sun Nov 08, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Neverending Thread for Political Shit
Replies: 18119
Views: 2409893

Re: The Neverending Thread for Political Shit

Man I sincerely appreciate your taking the time to explain that. Your own personal connection and background was particularly helpful and interesting. I understand some of that. I would less than honest if I didn’t admit that I don’t understand some of the emboldened part. That’s alright. I don’t h...
by phungi
Sun Nov 08, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Neverending Thread for Political Shit
Replies: 18119
Views: 2409893

Re: The Neverending Thread for Political Shit

Cole, unlurking again, to provide a slightly different, albeit personal perspective. Growing up in NE Philly, there were basically two religions in my world, those who were jewish and those who were not... I didn't really understand the difference between Catholics and Protestants (not sure I do now...
by phungi
Fri Nov 06, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Neverending Thread for Political Shit
Replies: 18119
Views: 2409893

Re: The Neverending Thread for Political Shit

Or better yet, consider Montgomery County, home to the Main Line suburbs just outside Philadelphia. In 2016, Montgomery gave Clinton a net of over 93,000 votes over Trump. But as of this Friday morning, the county’s vote stood to give Biden at least 130,000 over Trump. ^^^ from 538.com That's my co...
by phungi
Tue Nov 03, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Neverending Thread for Political Shit
Replies: 18119
Views: 2409893

Re: The Neverending Thread for Political Shit

just coming out from my "lurker" status in this thread to share a brief story: Homecoming, 2015 (if I recall correctly, whatever was the "I Blame Clams" t-shirt year) Hanging out waiting for the show to begin, taking with/meeting a bunch people around me, probably 5-7 people deep at the 4-Watt, cent...
by phungi
Tue Sep 08, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Neverending & in perpetuity 3dd Fantasy Football thread
Replies: 225
Views: 34234

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: 225
Views: 34234

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: 57716
Views: 7921102

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: 57716
Views: 7921102

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: 1170031

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: 18119
Views: 2409893

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: 66170

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: 66170

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: 192047

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: 66170

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: 163251

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: 253535

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: 253535

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: 1900

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: 253535

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: 253535

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: 253535

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: 1900

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: 253535

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: 253535

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: 253535

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: 3049

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: 253535

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

LBRod wrote:Image
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: 22624

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: 253535

Re: Homecoming 2020! Feb 13-15

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