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by damienthebloody
Thu Mar 06, 2008 2:01 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1177954

Re: What are you listening to?

Antimatter Spork wrote:Come, sirrah Jack, Ho!
Weelkes, performed by the King's Singers.

Possibly the best title ever.

Man, Weelkes, he's so cool :D
by damienthebloody
Thu Mar 06, 2008 1:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Australia, convince me to holiday there!
Replies: 71
Views: 4784

Re: Australia, convince me to go there!

i can tell you what you will like: you will like ME! and TEGAN! and the rest of the gang!

you will not like: leaving. also, drop bears.
by damienthebloody
Thu Mar 06, 2008 1:39 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Australia, convince me to holiday there!
Replies: 71
Views: 4784

Re: Australia, convince me to go there!

Hawknc wrote:Yeah, but let's be honest, neither of us is as pretty as TMT.

speak for yourself :P

anyway, what hermaj said. on all counts. get out of my head, seriously :D
by damienthebloody
Sun Mar 02, 2008 1:09 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Does someone have a fora-crush on you?
Replies: 155
Views: 12772

Re: Does someone have a fora-crush on you?

come on, people, get a bit more confident here. someone probably does.

:)
by damienthebloody
Sat Mar 01, 2008 11:22 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Favorite Concerto
Replies: 23
Views: 2967

Re: Favorite Concerto

Rachmaninov's second piano concerto. I like the 3rd, but it's nowhere near as special to me as the second.

Dvorak - Cello Concerto.
by damienthebloody
Fri Feb 22, 2008 1:25 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1177954

Re: What are you listening to?

Belphegor: Goatreich - Fleshcult

and

Officium Triste - Reason
by damienthebloody
Wed Feb 20, 2008 9:16 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Pitchfork needs to get Pitchforked
Replies: 42
Views: 5493

Re: Pitchfork needs to get Pitchforked

Pitchfork to me sums one of the problems with those less open minded of the emo/indie music scene: "Whats this! Someone else likes it! It must suck! Wait! It sounds like radiohead? I must love it, because everyone else does!" um... so? surely it can't matter to you that much that other pe...
by damienthebloody
Mon Feb 11, 2008 1:16 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Hip-Hop and Rap
Replies: 104
Views: 12628

Re: Hip-Hop and Rap

I really, really, really like public enemy. and NWA. And i'm the most metal thing ever. aside from that, i'm pretty underexposed, but i'm exploring.
by damienthebloody
Sun Feb 10, 2008 2:14 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Metal
Replies: 660
Views: 105220

Re: Metal

Unfortunately not, the only Mournful Congregation I have is Monad of Creation, but I'm interested in getting it, along with their split with Worship. Make sure you get 'the dawning of mournful hymns - it covers everything they did before the Monad of Creation, and is very, very special. I talked wi...
by damienthebloody
Thu Feb 07, 2008 12:05 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Metal
Replies: 660
Views: 105220

Re: Metal

Ghost Reveries is meh in comparison to their earlier work Agreed. I can't sit through it. Still Life and Morningrise any day. Wolves in the Throne Room I've heard good things about these guys - where should i start? Burzum Weakling Drudkh Nortt Deathspell Omega :D We are definitely friends. In Flam...
by damienthebloody
Sun Jan 20, 2008 11:38 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Metal
Replies: 660
Views: 105220

Re: Metal

Ruines Humaines is a wonderful thing, and I've been listening to Om nonstop lately. Exploring now. Cheers! I fucking love Amesoeurs. Bonheur Ampute is absolutely amazing. Can't wait for the full length, though I think they're dropping the BM vocals and going all female, which will be a disappointme...
by damienthebloody
Tue Jan 15, 2008 12:26 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Classical Music Dying?
Replies: 106
Views: 10289

Re: Classical Music Dying?

in terms of popularity, people still know, love and respect classical music probably as much as they ever did. They expect to hear it (and enjoy it) in film scores, in formal settings, and so on, even though most people don't spend a lot of time actively seeking out 'classical music' to listen to. I...
by damienthebloody
Fri Jan 04, 2008 2:05 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions
Replies: 4059
Views: 370914

Re: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions

yeah, it is really easy. i leave it to you as an exercise! :D
by damienthebloody
Fri Jan 04, 2008 1:54 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions
Replies: 4059
Views: 370914

Re: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions

heh, I probably will, someday, but the point was that I was never very good at bass and they expected me to be like, well, good. And the rythym isnt self explanatory. The main thing that trips me up is the missing section in the middle of the tab. It's like.... gaaaah. which part? send me the tab, ...
by damienthebloody
Fri Jan 04, 2008 1:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions
Replies: 4059
Views: 370914

Re: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions

Misconception: Because I played bass guitar for 3 years, I must actually be good at it. No, actually, I never practiced as the music I had to play for the school band was shit easy. Therefore I cannot sightread the To Bid you Farewell tab at full speed when it has no semblance of rythmic notation, ...
by damienthebloody
Thu Jan 03, 2008 6:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2375868

Re: POST HERE FIRST - INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

jesjes wrote:I hate introduction threads, no one ever reads them except other newbs.

Except here, where the old folk tend to read this thread religiously. welcome, anyway :)

(ninja'd by owijad, but whatever).
by damienthebloody
Wed Jan 02, 2008 12:13 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Question For and About Girls (Yes, another)
Replies: 41
Views: 5131

Re: Question For and About Girls (Yes, another)

you need to put an option for those of us who would prefer an otter.
by damienthebloody
Wed Dec 19, 2007 9:28 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Powernoise, Noise, Dark Ambient...
Replies: 44
Views: 6244

Re: Powernoise, Noise, Dark Ambient...

does Mz 412 count? becuase they are gorram fantastic.
aside from that, i listen to scraps of merzbow and some borderline noise/noise-metal stuff (HALO, KTL, Khlyst, Khanate). I like them a lot.
by damienthebloody
Tue Dec 18, 2007 1:13 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Custom titles
Replies: 2761
Views: 257494

Re: Custom titles

Anpheus wrote:people whose names are closer to infrared than mine.

Hate to be a pedant, but you can't get closer to infra-red than black.

Also, calling people nazis actually is name calling, regardless of how severe an insult you consider it.
by damienthebloody
Thu Dec 13, 2007 9:45 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2811254

Re: Confessional Thread

pretty well constantly, as far as i can tell.
by damienthebloody
Thu Dec 13, 2007 9:40 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3482868

Re: Girl Thread: It's not "uter-you", it's "uter-us".

Belial wrote:Start playing mario kart. Preferably in a group. You'll learn fast. "fuck" very quickly stops being adequate

i believe the phrase you are looking for is "FUCK my FUCK with a FUCK".

you start to find that incredibly useful.
by damienthebloody
Sun Dec 02, 2007 2:00 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1177954

Re: What are you listening to?

Mortification - Scrolls of the Megilloth
by damienthebloody
Sat Dec 01, 2007 12:05 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Epic Music
Replies: 174
Views: 20875

Re: Epic Music

The Mighty Thesaurus wrote:
The Sleeping Tyrant wrote:
The Mighty Thesaurus wrote:Ayreon is incredibly epic, especially The Human Experience.

I love you for mentioning this.


I heard about it from Damien, so you should be loving yourself.

That sounded better in my head.

I don't think i want to be involved in this.
by damienthebloody
Fri Nov 30, 2007 6:14 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Metal
Replies: 660
Views: 105220

Re: Metal

Indeed :D

Nice to have a few more black metal peoples around, adalwolf.
by damienthebloody
Thu Nov 29, 2007 5:15 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Your 2007 Top 10
Replies: 45
Views: 4931

Re: Your 2007 Top 10

Some things that have come out in 2007 that i've been rather into... (and sorry, but it's mostly metal. but all highly recommended anyway). Virgin Black - Requiem: Mezzo-forte Portal - Outre Akercocke - Antichrist Alchemist - Tripsis Candlemass - King of the Grey Islands Deathspell Omega - Fas - Ite...
by damienthebloody
Tue Nov 27, 2007 2:32 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2375868

Re: POST HERE FIRST - INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Dotcom656 wrote:Hi. I'm new here. The Mighty Jalapeno has sent me.

i can't think of a mightier (or spicier) recommendation. Welcome! :D
by damienthebloody
Fri Nov 16, 2007 11:59 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Perfect Pitch
Replies: 44
Views: 5677

Re: Perfect Pitch

zingmaster wrote:I have good relative pitch. But I don't agree with perfect pitch. Attaching yourself to a single tone really impedes your ability to subtly change the color of chords and the such. That's where relative pitch comes in handy.

Would you mind explaining what on earth you are talking about?
by damienthebloody
Mon Nov 12, 2007 7:22 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Interesting Music Facts
Replies: 60
Views: 7182

Re: Interesting Music Facts

*is fornicated*
by damienthebloody
Mon Nov 12, 2007 7:13 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Interesting Music Facts
Replies: 60
Views: 7182

Re: Interesting Music Facts

...apparently fornicate can take a direct object?

This is new and exciting :D
by damienthebloody
Mon Nov 12, 2007 7:09 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Your First Concert
Replies: 71
Views: 7212

Re: Your First Concert

First major show: Genesis, in their Lamb Lies Down on Broadway tour, which was the last one with Peter Gabriel as a member. Also, I think it was the first that featured him dressing like a normal person for most of the show. Previously, he'd been known for really weird costumes. :shock: well. That'...
by damienthebloody
Sat Nov 10, 2007 11:54 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: The difference between nouns and verbs
Replies: 67
Views: 6490

Re: The difference between nouns and verbs

A) verbs don't necessarily refer to action, & B) nouns don't necessarily refer to physical objects. The distinction between the two different kinds of words doesn't reflect their meaning, but their function. Indeed. I think Pinker put it succinctly - "A Noun is simply a word that does noun...
by damienthebloody
Sat Nov 10, 2007 11:47 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Learning Language by Reading a Translation of a Known Text
Replies: 21
Views: 4065

Re: Learning Language by Reading a Translation of a Known Text

The thing with reading translations of works is that they can be particularly influenced by the original language, depending on the quality of translation. So i would suggest that it is generally a good idea for an English speaking learner of German to read Kafka in English, and then in German, rath...
by damienthebloody
Fri Nov 09, 2007 8:29 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Metal
Replies: 660
Views: 105220

Re: Metal

I also like sleepytime gorilla museum - have you heard their new one?
I'm rather curious about it.
by damienthebloody
Fri Nov 09, 2007 3:09 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Metal
Replies: 660
Views: 105220

Re: Metal

BM wise I've been listening to Negura Bunget, Amesoeurs, and Abigor lately. All amazing, especially Amesoeurs :D :D :D :D :D Ruines Humaines is a wonderful thing, and I've been listening to Om nonstop lately. And if you guys want a good sludgey/doom band, check out Thou. They have their entire albu...
by damienthebloody
Thu Nov 08, 2007 11:45 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Test posting topic
Replies: 284
Views: 19743

Re: Test posting topic

They've Table Warble Farble!
by damienthebloody
Thu Nov 08, 2007 3:51 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: The Life-Cycle of a Community on the Internet
Replies: 93
Views: 9779

Re: The Life-Cycle of a Community on the Internet

The Mighty Thesaurus wrote:I consider myself to be a newb. I rarely post (though I lurk a lot), and most of the posts I do make aren't acknowledged.

You and I have had beer. In my mind at least, you're totally established here :D
by damienthebloody
Thu Nov 08, 2007 3:45 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Metal
Replies: 660
Views: 105220

Re: Metal

Skateside wrote:
damienthebloody wrote:Of course Children of Bodom is a metal band.

That's a relief. I had a horrible suspicion that Dragonforce had knocked CoB down a couple of points in the rankings

Of course, just because something is metal doesn't mean it is *good* :P
by damienthebloody
Thu Nov 08, 2007 3:40 am UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Test posting topic
Replies: 284
Views: 19743

Re: Test posting topic

green spam and eggs?
by damienthebloody
Sun Nov 04, 2007 7:20 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Metal
Replies: 660
Views: 105220

Re: Metal

Of course Children of Bodom is a metal band.

And Helmet is a great, great band, but I've always thought of them as a hardcore band. Same with Mark of Cain. I can give you no more justification than that, really.
by damienthebloody
Sun Nov 04, 2007 7:12 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1177954

Re: What are you listening to?

Emperor - Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk

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