Favorite older music

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by Cyclonepride, Apr 26, 2013.

  1. Cyclonepride

    Cyclonepride Thought Police
    Staff Member

    I define "older" as music which came out before I was really into music (pre-1982 or so), but you can define it as you will. Thought it would be an interesting way to find new (old) music. Here are a couple that brought this topic to mind.

    [video=youtube;0cBsnopTVmo]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0cBsnopTVmo[/video]
     
  2. Cyclonepride

    Cyclonepride Thought Police
    Staff Member

    [video=youtube;1ycOp67eLoM]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ycOp67eLoM[/video]
     
  3. Cyclonepride

    Cyclonepride Thought Police
    Staff Member

  4. oldman

    oldman Well-Known Member

    Nov 5, 2009
    5,619
    160
    63
  5. CycloneNorth

    CycloneNorth Well-Known Member

    Mar 29, 2010
    2,126
    62
    48
    Clarksville, TN
    [video=youtube;hk3mAX5xdxo]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hk3mAX5xdxo[/video]
     
  6. Mr Janny

    Mr Janny Welcome to the Office of Secret Intelligence
    Staff Member Bookie

    Mar 27, 2006
    28,847
    1,222
    113
    I've really been into the Kinks recently, specifically the Lola versus Powerman album from 1970. Really, really incredible music. Obviously you've got the title track, Lola, which is a classic, but some of the other songs are equally as awesome. Stangers for one: Just an incredible song about how love is not the only thing that can drive a relationship. Fear, desperation, and mutual benefit can also play a part.

    [video=youtube;omd1IwCNJj4]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=omd1IwCNJj4[/video]
     
  7. Mr Janny

    Mr Janny Welcome to the Office of Secret Intelligence
    Staff Member Bookie

    Mar 27, 2006
    28,847
    1,222
    113
    additionally, anything from Van Morrison
     
  8. CloneIce

    CloneIce Well-Known Member

    Apr 11, 2006
    22,620
    588
    113
    Led Zeppelin, of course. Then the Beatles.
     
  9. Angie

    Angie square root(31) = 5.56776436
    Staff Member

    Mar 27, 2006
    20,774
    1,015
    113
    Female
    IT
    IA
    Bad Company does not receive enough credit for kicking ***.

    But, more traditionally - The Who.
     
  10. FarminCy

    FarminCy Well-Known Member

    Nov 14, 2009
    3,326
    189
    63
    Panhandler
    Right Over There
    Mine are really old. Anything by Glen Miller and the big band era or alot of the songs by the Rat Pack.

    My grandparents retired and moved down to Table Rock Lake. I would spend a lot of the summer down there with them and go fishing everyday with my grandpa. We would get up and go fishing at 5 AM everyday and when it got to hot to be on the water we would come back to the house and hand tie bucktail jigs while listening to his big band or crooner tapes or we would watch VCR tapes of WWII which were full of big band music (he was a WWII fighter pilot). And once it cooled down in the evening we would go back out fishing til after dark. He died in 2004 but I still listen to his favorite songs all the time and they still are and always will be my favorite.
     
  11. cytech

    cytech Well-Known Member

    Apr 10, 2006
    6,349
    117
    63
    Hiawatha, Iowa
    Born in 81 classic vinyl is my goto xm station. Great music before my time
     
  12. djkent01

    djkent01 Well-Known Member

    Feb 21, 2008
    2,201
    213
    63
    Accountant
    Des Moines, IA
    Supertramp, EXCLUDING the Breakfast in America album. Crime of the Century, Even in the Quietest Moments, and Brother Where You Bound are excellent albums.
     
  13. oldman

    oldman Well-Known Member

    Nov 5, 2009
    5,619
    160
    63
  14. oldman

    oldman Well-Known Member

    Nov 5, 2009
    5,619
    160
    63
    I agree on Bad Co. Paul Rogers has amazing vocals, and Mick Ralphs (former Mott The Hoople) was a great song writer.
     
  15. InAWord

    InAWord Member

    Nov 16, 2010
    472
    17
    18
  16. KFitzy87

    KFitzy87 Guest

    [video=youtube;7HuLpztWyFA]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7HuLpztWyFA[/video]
     
  17. Angie

    Angie square root(31) = 5.56776436
    Staff Member

    Mar 27, 2006
    20,774
    1,015
    113
    Female
    IT
    IA
    They get lumped in with Foreigner and Journey, etc. They are a wildly different band.
     
  18. cyhiphopp

    cyhiphopp Well-Known Member

    Jan 9, 2009
    24,182
    923
    113
    Male
    Ankeny
    I love going "Old School" with my music choices. Other than those already mentioned I would add:

    RUSH
    Queen
    Santana
    The Cars
    Van Halen (Not Van Hagar)
    Joe Walsh
    Pink Floyd
    Joy Division
    Ted Nugent
    Joe Satriani
     
  19. CYISFLY

    CYISFLY Member

    Jun 30, 2009
    917
    3
    18
    SW Ia
    Not really a huge fan, but have kinda been digging Pink Floyd lately. AC/DC first few albums are really raw, and rock pretty hard. Love the older British music (Yardbirds, Kinks, Bad finger) just to name a few.
     

Share This Page