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Music I listen to while running my still

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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby Rebel_Yell » Fri Jan 23, 2009 7:57 pm

Ahh my kind of music.... Just add in the thumper too...
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby grunger » Wed Feb 04, 2009 12:31 pm

waylon, cash, corb lund, robert earl keen, hank. Need to get some new cds out to the garage.
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby hank » Thu Feb 05, 2009 7:55 pm

Boys I tell ya I'm with all of ya on the music tastes...Country, specially old stuff, Hank Jr., Waylon, Willy, Cash, Jones all of em. Then some times rock most only old classic rock though. It'll all be heard when I'm workin in the wood, or blacksmith shops. When I'm makin liquor it's quiet. I gotta hear the sound the flame's makin to judge the heat, wanna hear the copper chips inside to judge how fast the boil is. Also don't want nobody sneakin up on me cause I can't hear over some loud music.
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby snuffy » Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:54 pm

Ventures (pre 1970), The Mermen, (not just surf, but twang); San Francisco psychedelic: Quicksilver, Hendrix, Dead, Airplane; Kinks (a class by themselves), Taj Mahal - my musical tastes must have atrophied in late 1970. Pirate movie soundtracks. Talking Heads, Blondie, Pretenders ( brief revival of interest in novelty with New Wave.) Some newer stuff: Postal Service, Alpinestars, Magnetic Fields come to mind.

Mostly early Ventures and The Mermen in the shop, though. Really liking The Mermen, lately. Hard to find, but great - particularly the drifty, deep liquid reverb stuff like Sand and Goodbye on their first album, Krill Slippin'.
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby jdonly1 » Fri Feb 06, 2009 3:05 am

Shit I listen to pretty much any thing,from Tim Mcgraw to metallica
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby cornlikr » Wed Feb 18, 2009 10:47 am

Interesting selections here. Much of the same for me. This week has been some Steve Earle, Southern Culture, Ryan Bingham, Chris Knight and a little Eat A Peach with my morning smoke (cigarette). I had XM but discontinuted after the merger and got me an Archos. Now I just listen to my 500 albums constantly.
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby Pop Larkin » Sun Apr 12, 2009 12:22 pm

I gotta say I'm with Pint & chefDaniel on this one :8) :8)

If I'm not practicing my banjo ( no, don't look at me like that :P ), then I'm listening to Alison Krauss etc. In fact I'll listen to any free CD's I can blag off the musicians I do business with which would be AKUS, Sam Bush, Mountain Heart, Dan Tyminski etc etc etc. I'm cheep as well as a mooch :D

The misses thinks I'm turning into the quintessential "hillbilly" as she finds me sit running the ol' pot playing the banjo. I tell her I'm after a pair of overalls next &, well, do I REALLY need these shoes..................................

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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby blanikdog » Tue Apr 14, 2009 8:14 pm

I just got hold of a cd called "the best of Stray Cats" and another featuring Brian Setzer formerly from Stray Cats. Great dancing music if you're into 50's rock 'n' roll.

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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby vb » Thu Apr 16, 2009 10:36 pm

BB King on vinyl. well it was on vinyl when I recorded it to cd.
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby Ugly » Fri Apr 17, 2009 11:34 am

I'm slaving away making the last of the apples into juice and slush and I'm listening to AC/DC. There's gotta be a correlation between fukin with apples and Highway to Hell. In fact I'm sure there is.

Angus's skinny legs do it for me anyhow.

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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby Butch Coolidge » Mon Feb 22, 2010 12:35 am

My music:
Pink Floyd
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Nothing else compares.
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby nedscreekkennels » Mon Feb 22, 2010 1:06 pm

try slacker it's like pandora
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby Izzy_Britton » Tue Feb 23, 2010 8:41 pm

CoopsOz wrote:Kiss, Iron maiden, Poison, Motley Crue, Sabbath, Ozzie, Dio, Zeppelin, Skid row.....you get the drift! Usually it's not very loud because I'm generally listening for changes in the still.

cake, metallica, rammstien, megadeth, jackyl, and pretty much any other 80's hair bands. I crank it as loud as i can and usually it puts me to sleep. i sit in my lazyboy recliner with my temp/alarm in my lap so if it beeps the vibrations of the buzzer catch my attention.
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby niller » Fri Feb 26, 2010 9:36 pm

I Im a big fan of Pink Floyd and Radioheads!
Check this video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SeGzqbcHhY&feature=related

To get some contrast: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VnJ7hmhjPQA
Lemmy is the king of Rock'n Roll!

My old favorite is Dogs D'amour.
Dogs D'Amour - Drunk Like Me: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=97srbT9t_QU&feature=related
The Dogs D'amour -The bullet proof poet: The Dogs D'amour - Angelinahttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmewIslRVbE&feature=related
A more recent video:(Agelina) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MGqY8ErnnPk&feature=related
Edit forgot this one:More Unchartered Heights Of Disgrace and more.. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oEzTYLpTxcw
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Re: Music I listen to while running my still

Postby punkin » Fri Feb 26, 2010 11:24 pm

Listened to Arlo Guthrie and then the Moody Blues this morning while running oat ujsm and building a potstill and parrot for a local fella. :8)

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