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Re: THE TOP 5!

Check out the demo version of "TNK" on the Beatles Anthology 2.  The loop 
even more apparent than on the officially released version on the 

Mark Kata
-----Original Message-----
From: Lee Wordsman <lwordsman@pirnie.com>
To: Loopers-Delight@annihilist.com <Loopers-Delight@annihilist.com>
Date: Friday, April 24, 1998 3:24 PM
Subject: Re: THE TOP 5!

>I've been participating for over 6 months and this is the first time that
>heard anyone mention " Tomorrow never knows".  It's one of the few beatles
>that I can remember hearing for the first time and thinking "wow, this is
>different".  There was some talk about what got people into looping a 
>and I'd have to say that on a sort of subconscious level hearing that song
>me in this direction.
>KRosser414 wrote:
>> In a message dated 98-04-24 11:30:34 EDT, you write:
>> <<    Hi all,smaug from Mexico city here,I've been following this list
for a
>>  month now,very interesting,but as a newcomer in the looping stuff /only
>>  year/ I have a question,I know this inquire is very subjective but,what
>>  loop recordings could be considered as the top 5 of all time to the
>>  people of this list? >>
>> Thanks for pointing out ahead of time that this is all subjective...
>> These folks have done a number of things with loops that I could have
>> but the standouts to me are:
>> Joni Mitchell - The Wolf That Lives In Lindsey (from Mingus)
>> The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows (from Revolver)
>> Bill Frisell - Power Tools (just about anything on it...)
>> David Torn - What Means Solid...(particularly title tune)
>> Daniel Lanois - Sling Blade soundtrack
>> If I can add things that were played in real time of a loop-like nature,
>> someone else has, I'd add:
>> Miles Davis - On The Corner
>> Steve Reich - Tehellim
>> Not sure whether they'd be included in this, but two of my favorite
>> with lots of sampled & looped grooves are:
>> Public Enemy - Fear Of A Black Planet
>> MeShell N'degeocello - Peace Beyond Passion
>> Weather Report used to do some things with repetetive sequenced parts,
such as
>> In Pursuit Of The Woman In The Feathered Hat from Mr. Gone that I 
>> very cool.  That particular one has an ostinato line that comes in with
>> groove and changes timbre as different layers are piled on.
>> Ken R