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I'll probably get censored for this. I bought 11:

 

:headbanger:

Scorpions - World Wide Live

Scorpions - The Best of Scorpions 20th Century Masters

Dokken - The Very Best of

Accept - Balls To The Wall

 

These two were found at heavyharmonies.com: Thanks Dan!

Romeo's Daughter (bought on ebay)

Shania Twain - Beginnings 1989 - 1990 (I can't stop playing this one. She's coming to the Pacific Coliseum in Vancouver on July 15)

 

Missing Persons - Rhyme & Reason

Missing Persons - Lost Tracks (The "Rest Of" from the vaults)

Keiko Matsui - White owl (CD + DVD). Hey, she plays wicked piano. I saw her twice in concert in Seattle AND she signed all my other CDs. 18 in total!

Many of her songs are catchy. There is no singing and a great band.

 

Animotion - Strange Behavior (rare and out-of-print, bought on ebay)

 

Norah Jones - Come Away With Me (CD + DVD).

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Busy week (for me, anyway.)

 

(At a used CD store):

Aslan - Feel No Shame

Awful Truth

BLVD.

Hanson - Live From Albertane

Heart - Desire Walks On

Eric Heatherly - Swimming In Champagne

Loudmouth

RTZ

Drivin' n' Cryin' - Wrapped In Sky

The Hardliners - Have Arrived

Heir Apparent - One Small Voice

Underneath What - What Is It

 

(From eBay):

Harem Scarem - Big Bang Theory

 

(From band sites):

Firehouse - Primetime

Hanson - Underneath Acoustic

Bill Leverty - Wanderlust

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And I'm going bargain hunting tomorrow (today now!), so probably some more.

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Ohhhhhhhhhhhh..........I've been a very bad girl this week.....

 

So far......

 

EMN - Wake Up Screaming

Total Eclipse - S/T

Love/Hate - I'm Not Happy

Noisy Mama - Everybody Has One

GUN - Swagger

Perfect World - S/T

Dirty Deeds - Danger Of Infection

JUDE COLE - Act This Way

XYZ - Hungry

Tangier - Stranded

Electric Boys - Groovus Maximus

American Angel - S/T (cassette.......but what the hell.... it's for in my truck!!)

George Lynch - Sacred Groove

GUN - Taking On The World

Burn - So Far So Bad

Dirty White Boy - Bad Reputation

JUDE COLE - Falling Home

Skrapp Mettle - Sensitive

WanderLust

Asphalt Ballet - S/T

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MJ, I listened to Wanderlust again. I love the album. But, I have to know, what did you think of Perfect World. I loved the album, but what about Just Like A Pill. I don't know much about Pink, but I know this was the only song I'd heard that was good. (I did say when it came out how much I liked it.)

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MJ, I listened to Wanderlust again.  I love the album.  But, I have to know, what did you think of Perfect World.  I loved the album, but what about Just Like A Pill.  I don't know much about Pink, but I know this was the only song I'd heard that was good.  (I did say when it came out how much I liked it.)

This is pretty much what I thought when I heard Perfect World doing that song~~~~~~~> :o

 

I mean.....it was OK when Pink did it.......I was just surprised someone like Kelly Hansen would do it..... It's "kinda" grown on me.......kinda.

 

 

As for the rest of the album..........I LOVE IT!!!!

 

Their version of Xenon's "Overnight Sensation" is as (almost) good as Xenon's........and that's saying ALOT coming from me, 'cuz I LOVE Xenon!!! :lol:

 

"I Believe In You" is probably my favorite........just love that one!!

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Yeah, it was a surprise Kelly Hansen did it. I read an interview where he said the guy from Frontiers just picked the songs and gave the to him. One of the reasons I like the Pink song is that I can use it to get people to listen to the album by introducing it as "just a cover of a Pink song" or "do you know this song" and then maybe getting them to seriously listen to the album.

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Waiting for various CDs to come thru from the USA:

 

Bulletboys-Sophie

Various-Hollywood hairspray

Giant-III

Shag-S/T

Baton Rouge-S/T

Mothers Finest-Iron age

Stephen Pearcy-Before the laughter

Stephen Pearcy-Social intercourse

Alfonzetti-Machine

Lillian Axe-Love & war

Soutgang-Live in heaven

Gary Hughes-Once & future king pt1

Various-Name your Poison

Attraction-Get up & shake

Vinnie Vincent Invasion-All systems go (+bonus trax)

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Just bought a few more. I'll update when I get back later. (Hopefully find some hidden gems!)

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pleezer / pleezer

damageplan / new found power

astral doors

boneyard

piper / cant wait

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Very quiet week on purchasing front.

Picked up the following cds:

Perfect World S/T

Jimi Jamison Empires

Pride of Lions S/T

Vertigo S/T

Hope to be getting in coming week, the following:

Brides of Destruction Here Comes.. (JAP)

Ivory Tower Heart of the City

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Today I got:

 

Sinomatic

Emerson Drive (single)

Bloodhound Gang - One Fierce Beer Coaster

Gigantic - Disenchanted

The Eddie Wass Experiment

House Of Dreams

Wire Train

Darren Hayes - Spin

D'Molls - Warped

On The Rise

Seventh Key - The Raging Fire

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Used CDs (from the $3 section):

Foreigner-Foreigner

Mick Jagger-Goddess In The Doorway

The Best of Big Country

Mr. Mister-Broken Wings(best of)

Cinderella-Once Upon A...(for a gift)

Elton John-Love Songs (..gift)

Lit-Atomic

Bottle Rockets-Broken Side

The Honey's-Hot Day In Heaven

Joe Bonamassa-So, It's Like That (brand new,sealed!)

Blackfoot-Strikes

Blackfoot-Tomcattin'

 

$5 section:

Buckcherry-S/T

Skynyrd-Street Survivors (NON flame version)

Steve Perry-Greatest Hits+5

Cheap Trick-Box Set Sampler [promo]

 

Others:

Carly Simon, Anthology 2-disc ($10)

ZZTOP, G.H. (95 cents! it's scratched a bit, but plays fine)

Steely Dan, 2 Against Nature ($3.99, sealed)

Little Feat, Box Set Sampler [promo] ($3.99)

 

Cassettes, off eBay, in a lot (less than a buck each, incl. shipping):

Bang Tango- Psycho Café ; Southgang- Tainted Angel ; Honeymoon Suite- Racing After Midnight ; Steelheart- Steelheart ; Barren Cross -Atomic Arena ; Silent Rage- Don't Touch Me There ; National Velvet- National Velvet ; Valentine - Valentine ; Kings of the Sun - S/T ; Blue Murder - S/T: Hurricane - Over the Edge; Cats In Boots-Kicked...; Saraya -S/T; Britny Fox - Bite...; Child's Play-Rat Race; Brian Jack - Promise Of Love

 

Oh, and Alias - Contraband (Skynyrd releated) on vinyl from eBay, as well.

 

Yes, I know I need help! :wacko:

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Kind of slow this week compared to normal, but here's what I've picked up in the past week:

 

Y&T - Earthshaker

Shortino - Booked,Toured,Released!

Wicked Sensation - Reflected

Cage - S/T (Japanese pressing)

Perfect World - S/T

Monkeyhead - S/T

 

 

:drink:

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Oh, and Alias - Contraband (Skynyrd releated) on vinyl from eBay, as well.

HOLY CRAP!!! :o I've had this for years and I know nothing about it, other than it's some Skynyrd guys and it has a few signatures, most of which I can't read!!! :help:

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I been into the metal stuff lately ICED EARTH - THE GLORIOUS BURDEN / ICED EARTH - HORROR SHOW / ASTRAL DOORS - OF THE SON AND THE FATHER / L.A. GUNS - WAKING THE DEAD

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This past week saw the following CDs added to my collection:

 

FRONTRUNNER: "Up-N-Cummin'"

LAZARUS: "Bombz Away"

ROCK CANDY: "Sucker for a Pretty Face" (CDR)

SINN: "Jailbait"

SKRAPE: "Up the Dose"

 

Keep the faith.

Mark

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Wow not many Power Metal, and Prog Metal fans here besides me apparently.

 

Ive gone ape shit with CDs. I dont know exactly which are this week, as I buy way too many , but this is the recent batches Ive bought.

 

Joker - Egg Nightmare

Pink Cream 69 - Thunderdome

Edguy - King Of Fools

Virtuocity - Northern Twilight Symphony

Dionysus - Anima Mondus

Jaded Heart - Trust

Sic Vikki - Kiss Me In French

Is Pain - 1999

Manigance - D'un autre Sang

Easy Rider - Lord Of The Storm

Easy Rider - Animal

Thunderstone - The Burning

Symphorce - Twice Second

Roxus - NightStreet

Pump - Against Everyones Advice

 

 

Heres some promos I got

 

TNT - My Religion

Nocturnal Rites - New world Messiah

House Of Lords - The Power & The Myth

Dragonforce - Sonic Firestorm

Final Frontier - the Second Wave

Time Requiem - The Inner Circle Of Reality

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The next time I go down to Seattle, I'm going to look for Wanderlust and Perfect World. I haven't tried Virgin Megastore or HMV yet. A&B Sound don't have it in their computer. I was going to bid on a CD by Alexa but it is bidding at GBP23.00 or US$43.57!!!

 

I'm also going to write down a list of some of the bands you guys are listening to and bring them with me to Seattle. There are 3 maybe 4 used CD stores down there. One is only five blocks left of Tower records.

 

Also, I may be going to Japan during the last week of April. So, if there are any CDs that are only available in Japan let me know. There are a few used CD stores in Miyazaki City that I have been to and they have a good selection of U.S. music.

 

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I'm also going to write down a list of some of the bands you guys are listening to and bring them with me to Seattle. There are 3 maybe 4 used CD stores down there. One is only five blocks left of Tower records.

Check out the Wallingford neighborhood, west of UW (west side of I-5)... a bunch of little used stores on 45th Street. And don't pass up Dick's Drive-In! Killer burgers, cheep... :drink:

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I picked up a few new c.ds yesterday.........Primal Fear - Black Sun(awesome metal) / Hammerfall - Live / Armored Saint - Symbol Of Salvation(3-disc re-issue) and last but not least...Blind Guardian - Live, all very good, and all highly recommended!!!!

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BYRDMAN.....I HAVE ALL THOSE AND THEY ARE AWESOME.GREAT POWER METAL.IF YOU DON'T HAVE PRIMAL FEARS' NUCLEAR FIRE YOU HAVE GOT TO GET IT.ALSO ANYTHING FROM SINNER.

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Oderin, I'm glad you liked it. It blew me away when I heard it. I was certainly glad it was referred to me!

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