What music do you expect this year?

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What music do you expect this year?

Postby Theraplst » Sun Jul 21, 2013 5:29 pm

Between what's been popular in the drum circles and what's come out this year, what music do you expect to see this year?

I can see renewed interest in Daft Punk, with their new songs Doin' it right and Get lucky. I do hope people are sick of duck sauce by now though. I've also been seeing more Grimes lately. What do you think?


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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby Eric » Sun Jul 21, 2013 5:39 pm

Yes, you will hear music. There will be lots of it, and it will be everything you can think of and some you've never heard before.

Forget the pop & dance boxes, there is tons of music to find, once you drag yourself away from the big sound camps at 2 & 10. On those streets you'll hear dance stuff, on the backstreet you can find everything from heavy metal & live Irish music, to country and classical, and everything in between. I think I'll hear something I've never heard before, and that's good enough for me.
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby trilobyte » Sun Jul 21, 2013 6:05 pm

You could also try leaving your expectations at home. Some of the years I've enjoyed the music the most are the ones where I came in without any expectations, or lists of whose sets I wanted to catch at camp X on night Y.

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby Theraplst » Sun Jul 21, 2013 6:26 pm

trilobyte wrote:You could also try leaving your expectations at home. Some of the years I've enjoyed the music the most are the ones where I came in without any expectations, or lists of whose sets I wanted to catch at camp X on night Y.


A good point. That's pretty much how I did it last year, and I was pleasantly surprised even by music I'd heard before but now in a new environment. I still hope for that, but really the point of this thread was more to satiate my anticipation with a drop of speculation(there should be a word for that).
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby BBadger » Sun Jul 21, 2013 10:04 pm

Whatever music there is, it'll sound like an intergalactic war in the middle of the playa.
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby TomServo » Sun Jul 21, 2013 10:24 pm

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby gaminwench » Sun Jul 21, 2013 10:37 pm

I'm excited to see that there will be many more (so it seems) live music venues. Lots of talk about acoustic pianos, backlines, open jams ...

I hope Rockstar Librarian's Live Music pull-out comes to fruition ...
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby Ugly Dougly » Sun Jul 21, 2013 11:08 pm

I hear Tchaikovsky is trending heavily. Considering adding his Swan Lake to your play list, yo.

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Postby Captain Goddammit » Mon Jul 22, 2013 3:58 am

I'll be blasting Scottish murder ballads as loud as I can, at all hours.
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby MacGlenver » Mon Jul 22, 2013 4:05 am

You're not going to get a straighter answer on here than the one Eric gave you, nor should you. Don't bother trying to get one.
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Postby AntiM » Mon Jul 22, 2013 4:53 am

Loud. It will be loud.
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby lemur » Mon Jul 22, 2013 6:23 am

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby Roberto Dobbisano » Mon Jul 22, 2013 7:21 am

when i take a lot of acid i see music.


most of the time i can only hear it.
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby MacGlenver » Mon Jul 22, 2013 8:07 am

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I'm actually kind of glad it's spelled that way, so that I can pronounce Basshunter like the fish, rather than the sound. :)

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby mudpuppy000 » Mon Jul 22, 2013 8:23 am

I remember one year I was cruising the sound camps looking for good music to listen to. I happened to stop by opulent temple got bored listening to armin van buuren (I didn't know it was him till later) then wandered into some awesome smaller camp playing the most amazing stuff I've ever heard.

I think every big name act I've made a point of trying to see has been a dissapointment.

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby Bin Noddin » Mon Jul 22, 2013 8:24 am

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby TT120 » Mon Jul 22, 2013 8:32 am

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Postby bluesbob » Mon Jul 22, 2013 5:07 pm

TT120 wrote:Freebird.


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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby oscillator » Wed Jul 31, 2013 9:54 pm

This year we will be rocking, among others, the music of a great American and musical genius: John Phillip Sousa

Seriously. And I have found an excellent recording of JPS works by the Dallas Wind Symphony.

The fun part is: you will not believe *what* we will be using to play said musical selections.

Swing by Sideshow Camp @ Ill Ville, 4 & Esplanade to find out. Or perhaps a chance encounter deep playa???

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby misfit » Thu Aug 01, 2013 8:48 am

black sabbath sunday,,, camp carp.......... with pancakes, :D
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby Simon of the Playa » Sun Aug 11, 2013 5:37 pm

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Postby theCryptofishist » Sun Aug 11, 2013 8:16 pm

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby groovejedi » Tue Aug 13, 2013 12:19 pm

Lots of shitty dubstep. LOTS of it.

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby TT120 » Tue Aug 13, 2013 12:26 pm

William Shatner's holiday music.
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby forty_eight » Wed Aug 14, 2013 3:14 pm

The theme from Gilligan's Island ... sometimes you just have a feeling!

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby lemur » Wed Aug 14, 2013 3:38 pm

i played that tune a few years ago nice and loud as the sun come up one morn..... those of us who stayed up through the night enjoyed it.. i dunno about the people crashing on the couches.. but nobody cares about those people anyways..


a threee hour tour!!
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby CornMan » Wed Aug 14, 2013 4:53 pm

The 7:30 area is turning out to be live music row. I see a lot of camps with stages on the 7:30 email forum.
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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby forty_eight » Wed Aug 14, 2013 5:49 pm

lemur wrote:i played that tune a few years ago nice and loud as the sun come up one morn..... those of us who stayed up through the night enjoyed it.. i dunno about the people crashing on the couches.. but nobody cares about those people anyways..


a threee hour tour!!


Awesome ... I get a big smile just imagining it!

Googling for teh mp3 now, LOL!

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Re: What music do you expect this year?

Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Aug 15, 2013 10:11 am

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