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    Worst. The stuff has not been proven to work, plus it may have toxic side effects (or worse) when mixed with the alcohol of her drink.

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    Jewelry>Spanish Fly.







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    Quote Originally Posted by IntoTheEther View Post
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    You really like making one word posts that make no sense.

    Spanish Fly = best?

    Discuss.......



    Best what? Guitar solo? Greatest recorded piece of music in history? Greatest acoustic piece of music since Wildwood Flower by Esteban? Greatest tapping section in a song? Greatest VH song?

    Couple more specifics would be nice
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    Breaded cube steak = chicken fry?
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    Of course not, Eruption is the best.

    All of Ed's little intro's/solo spots are killer but if I had to rank them I'd go with this:

    Eruption
    Mean Street Intro
    Spanish Fly
    Women In Love intro
    In A Simple Rhyme intro
    Fools intro
    Little Guitars intro


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    Quote Originally Posted by Double Down View Post
    Of course not, Eruption is the best.

    All of Ed's little intro's/solo spots are killer but if I had to rank them I'd go with this:

    Eruption
    Mean Street Intro
    Spanish Fly
    Women In Love intro
    In A Simple Rhyme intro
    Fools intro
    Little Guitars intro


    To me Baluchitherium is more of a complete song so I'm leaving that off and Primary is on VH3 which means I must ignore it.
    What about that cool intro-thing to "Oh, PrettyWoman", "Intruder"? I liked that more than all of that "guitar solo" stuff, mainly because it actually complements and augments the tune, like the "Little Guitars" one.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chefcraig View Post
    What about that cool intro-thing to "Oh, PrettyWoman", "Intruder"?

    Eh...never really thought of it as an Ed thing.
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    Quote Originally Posted by vanzefflin View Post
    Breaded cube steak = chicken fry?
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    my top 5 solo spots in order have to be

    Fools Intro
    Spanish Fly
    Eruption
    Mean Street Intro
    Little Guitars Intro

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    Don't know if it really counts as a solo spot, but Ed's outro on House of Pain is sick.
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    Eruption is at the top way before Spanish Fly. The Mean Street intro is not far behind it. Shit, the Pleasure Dome intro is better than Spanish Fly as is 316.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Atomic Dreamer View Post
    Eruption is at the top way before Spanish Fly. The Mean Street intro is not far behind it. Shit, the Pleasure Dome intro is better than Spanish Fly as is 316.
    I think you're being a little rough on Spanish Fly....it's a pretty amazing piece of work. Throw some headphones on and you can really appreciate it even more. It still blows me away every time.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Double Down View Post
    I think you're being a little rough on Spanish Fly....it's a pretty amazing piece of work. Throw some headphones on and you can really appreciate it even more. It still blows me away every time.
    I'll give you that. When put in the proper perspective, at the time (day of release, 1979) I'd never heard anything like it. I recall putting the needle back several times to hear the track repeatedly.

    Your point regarding the headphones is a solid one. You really need the isolation to catch all of the nuances: the grumbling at the beginning, the harmonics, the bluesy flat picking, the climbing part where you can actually assess the power in the guy's fingers as they mow down the nylon strings, leading up to the tremendous "classical" section, which is still very moving and quite overwhelming, nearly thirty years later.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chefcraig View Post
    Worst. The stuff has not been proven to work, plus it may have toxic side effects (or worse) when mixed with the alcohol of her drink.

    If you need oral sex that badly, then by all means buy her some expensive jewelry.


    awsome post.

 

 

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