[Grief] The free downloads

Angus Spottiswoode swindonbakery at gmail.com
Sat Nov 20 09:17:52 PST 2010


Thanks, Thomas - you put into much better words how I felt, and was hoping other people did too!
I had to stop me car and pull over at one point listening to it I was so stunned.


On Nov 20, 2010, at 7:25 AM, DIL23 wrote:

Many thanks for the link - will dl and have a *real* listen and report 
back ;-)

DIL23
:)

On Saturday 20 November 2010 14:55:01 Thomas Berg wrote:
> I cannot recommend heartily enough that you listen to the bootleg from
> Porto: http://www.mediafire.com/?3wz0vgydgawmanj The official downloads may
> have cleaner sound, but they don't pack nearly as hard a punch as the
> entirety of the concert does. The bass on the bootleg is much thicker and
> heavier than on the official tracks. Only towards the end of the show does
> it become so loud that it seriously distorts the audio spectrum. God bless
> Genesis for leaving TG, resulting in the (at this point in time) infinitely
> more interesting X-TG. If there is music within the Darkness of which
> everything that exists is merely a shadow, this is what it sounds like! No
> wonder Sleazy and Chris appear so enthusiastic about this new project. I
> hope we will see the first album from X-TG sooner rather than later and
> that the title will be something along the lines of '... RUB OUT THE WORD
> FOR E-VER'. - Thomas.
> 
>> From: hex at blueyonder.co.uk
>> To: grief at hollyfeld.org
>> Date: Fri, 19 Nov 2010 23:46:06 +0000
>> Subject: Re: [Grief] The free downloads
>> 
>> I quite like the new stuf but I've only heard the 2 free download trax (I
>> gave up on the YouTube vids as the sound was terrible) - so not much to
>> make a call on. Dunno if it's just me but it does seem *different* to TG
>> but that might be my imagination ;-)
>> 
>> On a slight aside here's a sorta Industrial Records tribute ep by
>> Babyslave it's a free download (any format) trax inc We Hate You Little
>> Girls Aloud, Slow Death (Leather Nun), I Confess (Dorothy) & Stormy
>> Weather (Elizabeth Welch) --> http://bit.ly/cNA5IX
>> 
>> DIL23
>> 
>> :)
>> 
>> On Friday 19 November 2010 01:30:05 Angus Spottiswoode wrote:
>>> Yeah, it seems with the concerts at least they're sitting on money.
>>> 
>>> What do people think musically of the new stuff?
>>> 
>>> On Nov 18, 2010, at 4:22 PM, Grant Regnaert <tripreset at hotmail.com> 
wrote:
>>>> Yeah... Another Desertshore delay wouldn't surprise me one bit... But
>>>> I hope not!
>>>> 
>>>>> From: hex at blueyonder.co.uk
>>>>> To: grief at hollyfeld.org
>>>>> Date: Fri, 19 Nov 2010 00:13:22 +0000
>>>>> Subject: Re: [Grief] The free downloads
>>>>> 
>>>>> ditto
>>>>> 
>>>>> but maybe they're just waiting - there's stilll another X-TG show
>>>>> to go in December! - so who knows - still waiting on Desertshore!
>>>>> What's the bets that as TG are no more(?) the release is further
>>>>> delayed by allsortsa legal shit!
>>>>> 
>>>>> DIL23
>>>>> 
>>>>> :)
>>>>> 
>>>>> On Friday 19 November 2010 00:00:21 Grant Regnaert wrote:
>>>>>> I wholeheartedly agree about making the whole gig available as a
>>>>>> download for sale. They should...They are already set up, as they
>>>>>> did it with 32AR! And better yet, as you pointed out, a lavish
>>>>>> live box, down the road (like they did with TG24 & TG+) would be
>>>>>> sweet! They could do a "TG24 - Part 2" or something like that,
>>>>>> with all the gigs since 2004 to present. I would definitely buy
>>>>>> it, as I am sure most of the TG fans would, and it would sell out
>>>>>> just as quick as TG24 did, I bet! As for the full X-TG bootleg, I
>>>>>> havent heard it yet, as I am waiting for a good friend to send me
>>>>>> a copy... But I am looking forward to it! : )
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> From: swindonbakery at gmail.com
>>>>>>> Date: Thu, 18 Nov 2010 14:42:28 -0800
>>>>>>> To: grief at hollyfeld.org
>>>>>>> Subject: [Grief] The free downloads
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> What does anyone think of the two free downloads?
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Whilst I'm grateful that X-TG made them available, having heard
>>>>>>> the full bootleg, the free tracks are actually my least
>>>>>>> favorite from the show. They're not that typical of the show.
>>>>>>> There's some really great loud grinding stuff in the concert.
>>>>>>> Proper noisy. And I love Sleazy's words to the crowd too! Not
>>>>>>> to beat a dead horse on this issue, it would be really nice if
>>>>>>> they made the whole show available, for free or otherwise. The
>>>>>>> bootleg sound is pretty good after consideration, but to have a
>>>>>>> perfect sound version would be great. I'd pay $15 or whatever
>>>>>>> for it. I can't imagine it would cost them that much tech to
>>>>>>> set up paid downloads of the show? Isn't that already set-up
>>>>>>> via Greedbag from the 32AR downloads? My theory is that they
>>>>>>> will save all these shows for some kind of lavish box-set down
>>>>>>> the way. Which would be great. And which I will buy. But
>>>>>>> still... _______________________________________________ Grief
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