Found my new theme song

Discussion in 'Landscape Lighting' started by Chris J, Sep 16, 2008.

  1. Chris J

    Chris J LawnSite Silver Member
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    For those of you who think I'm a loose cannon, I found the perfect theme song for myself. Band: Linkin Park / CD: Hybrid therory/ Song: Crawling. You'll get a kick out of this! There's another one that explains my ex-marital life to perfectection. It's called "In the End." (Same CD). Amazing how music will speak to you if you listen close enough.
    Now you're really going to think I've gone off the deep end. :laugh:
     
  2. Chris J

    Chris J LawnSite Silver Member
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  3. Bill S

    Bill S LawnSite Member
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    Did you just crawl out from under a rock? These songs have been around for a long while!

    :laughing:

    anyway...

    Good taste in music!
     
  4. Mike M

    Mike M LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Okay.

    I think it would be interesting if others listed a bunch of music they appreciate...

    I get a kick out of "cycles" lately by frank sintra, and johnny cash, the dead, bob dylan, the "time to pretend" song by mgbt (cracks me up), red hot chillies (a lot), some classical bach stuff, george winston, neil young, jason mraz, beck, and garrison keiller on public radio. Lots of other stuff, too much to mention.

    Someone once told me all music formats have at least 2% of really good stuff. I suppose where we are at in our lives and what we can identify with, is what we like.

    Pink Floyd and Nirvana take me back to places I'd rather not return. lol.
     
  5. irrig8r

    irrig8r LawnSite Platinum Member
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    You heard about Richard Wright's passing I guess?

    Pink Floyd, Led Zep, Jethro Tull, CSN and Y, The Dead, Creedence, Steve Miller, the Stones etc. were all part of my formative years. I started listening to FM album rock the same year the Beatles broke up... I think Buffalo Springfield and the Byrds were history too. Fleetwood Mac and Traffic were still good, but in Tower Of Power and War you could hear strains emerging that would become disco... and somehow I turned my attention to roots music: jazz, blues and bluegrass...

    My tastes remain eclectic.

    The only thing close to hip-hop I listen to is Michael Franti.... most punk gives me a headache... thrash metal too.... but I like some Green Day and Rise Against. My son turned me on to Death Cab For Cutie... I like Cracker and Son Volt.... the Drive By Truckers are interesting.

    My favorite band right now is probably Railroad Earth.

    Favorite female vocalist and songwriter - Lucinda Williams.

    Favorite male vocalists are still probably Kim Wilson (of the Fabulous Thunderbirds), Van Morrison or Stevie Ray Vaughan...

    Too many "favorite" harp and guitar players to mention. (I play both, but harp more than guitar.)
     
  6. Chris J

    Chris J LawnSite Silver Member
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    I know that Gregg, I'm just now deciding that it's my theme song. Love the music; it gets me pumped up in the mornings.
     
  7. Chris J

    Chris J LawnSite Silver Member
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    I listen to it all as well. I don't think there's anything I don't like from country to hip hop. Some of my favorites are Stevie Nicks, Little River Band, Leon Russell, Molly Hatchet, Lynard Skynard, Fergie, 3 Doors Down, Linkin Park, ZZ Top, Van Halen..... and the list goes on. I listen to earth music (don't know what it's called, spa music?) to go to sleep at night. It's like classical music and the sounds of nature like water, thunder storms, rain, etc.. Good stuff for relaxing, which we all know I need often.
     
  8. irrig8r

    irrig8r LawnSite Platinum Member
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    That wasn't me Chris....
     
  9. Chris J

    Chris J LawnSite Silver Member
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    Oh, sorry. Must have had a brain fart. whoops, excuse me please.
     
  10. irrig8r

    irrig8r LawnSite Platinum Member
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    Of those you, mention the only one I ever saw perform was Leon Russell.. on a double bill with Johnny Winter...

    You ever see Elvin Bishop down your way? He still puts on a good show... saw him for free at the county fair here about 3 or 4 years ago...
     

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