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  • Peter Gabriel - In Your Eyes

    12/03/2023 2:30:14 PM PST · by MtnClimber · 15 replies
    youtube ^ | Peter Gabriel
    This performance of 'In Your Eyes' is taken from Peter Gabriel's 'Secret World Live' concert film and features the late, great Papa Wemba. Stream / download the concert here: Read Peter's tribute to Papa Wemba here: The extraordinary 1993 live show – conceived by Peter and Robert Lepage – was filmed across two nights (16 & 17 November) at the Palasport Nuovo in Modena, Italy. The Secret World Live tour itself was in support of Peter’s sixth solo album, US. The concert has been digitally restored and remastered from the original 16mm film stock and the audio remixed...
  • Musical Interlude topic for March 2023

    03/04/2023 8:17:55 AM PST · by SunkenCiv · 64 replies
    YouTube etc ^ | November 17, 2009 etcetera | Mauricio Pineros Lopez et al
    Larry Fast (Lawrence R. Fast) is a synthesizer expert and composer. He is best known for Synergy, his 1975-1987 series of synthesizer music albums, and for his contribution to a number of popular music acts, including Peter Gabriel, Foreigner, and Hall and Oates.Synergy - Larry Fast - Delta Two | Mauricio Pineros Lopez | 2.31K subscribers | 63,148 views | November 17, 2009
  • Musical Interlude topic for April 2022

    04/03/2022 7:01:53 AM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 87 replies
    YouTube etc ^ | April 2022 etc | varies
    Reo Speedwagon - Roll With The ChangesDecember 31, 2012 | reospeedwagon0910
  • Stars urge BBC to ask for Eurovision to be moved out of Israel

    01/30/2019 7:07:58 AM PST · by Kriggerel · 31 replies
    BBC ^ | January 30 2019 | BBC
    Dame Vivienne Westwood, Peter Gabriel and Wolf Alice are among 50 artists who have called for the Eurovision Song Contest to be relocated from Israel. Citing human rights concerns, they have signed an open letter urging the BBC to ask organisers to move the contest. "Eurovision may be light entertainment, but it is not exempt from human rights considerations," they wrote.
  • Musician Peter Gabriel: I’m Not Anti-Israel, I’m Anti-Occupation

    11/09/2014 10:58:21 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 74 replies
    INN ^ | 11/10/2014, 5:45 AM | Ben Ariel
    Singer-songwriter Peter Gabriel says he is not anti-Israel, but that he is “against occupation”. Gabriel, who originally rose to fame with the band Genesis, contributed songs to a new compilation album titled “2 Unite All”, proceeds from which go to humanitarian organizations aiding Palestinian Arabs in Gaza, reports i24news. “I am certain that Israelis and Palestinians will both benefit from a two-state solution based on the 1967 borders,” Gabriel said in a statement quoted by i24news. “We have watched Palestinians suffer for too long, especially in Gaza.” …
  • "Sledgehammer": Peter Gabriel joins Rush revolt

    03/06/2012 7:58:39 AM PST · by raccoonradio · 49 replies ^ | 3/6/12 |
    As advertisers, affiliates and the general public continue to raise cain over Rush Limbaugh’s inflammatory comments about Sandra Fluke, another party has added his voice to the protest. A rep for singer/songwriter Peter Gabriel posted a message on his Facebook page insisting that the Brit's music no longer be used on Limbaugh’s radio show. Gabriel’s “Sledgehammer” was utilized in the background of Limbaugh’s now-infamous rant, in which he called the Georgetown student a “slut” and a “prostitute.” The Facebook message reads: “Peter was appalled to learn that his music was linked to Rush Limbaugh’s extraordinary attack on Sandra Fluke. It...
  • Lawsuit of the Day: Space Alien Followers v. Pope Benedict (No, Seriously)

    09/13/2010 2:26:56 PM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 11 replies ^ | Sept 13 2010 | Elie Mystal
    A prophet, who now goes by the name “Rael,” once encountered space aliens who told him the secret of life. Later, his followers, “the Raelians,” set up an advocacy group to expose pedophilia in the Roman Catholic Church. But the group’s work was frustrated when Pope Benedict XVI (a.k.a. Joe Ratzinger) covered up the crimes of Catholic priests, in an effort to discredit the Raelians and suppress their message.
  • A little morning music from Peter Gabriel-"Sledgehammer"

    Peter Brian Gabriel (born 13 February 1950) is an English singer, musician and songwriter who rose to fame as the lead vocalist and flautist of the progressive rock group Genesis. After leaving Genesis, Gabriel went on to a successful solo career. Gabriel's song "Sledgehammer." The video won numerous awards at the 1987 MTV Music Video Awards, and set a new standard for art in the music video industry.
  • To the Government, Jim Doesn't Exist

    11/07/2009 8:07:58 AM PST · by Stoutcat · 3 replies · 338+ views
    Grand Rants ^ | 11-06-09 | Gerry Ashley
    The government today announced unemployment is now “officially” over 10%. In Florida, it’s been that way for months. “Jim” was one of the statistics, but is no longer. Not because he’s found work, but because he has exhausted his unemployment benefits and is therefore no longer included when counting the number of unemployed. “Isn’t that something? Now I’m not even considered unemployed!” he says. “For statistics purposes, I guess I no longer exist.”
  • Imagine This.

    02/12/2006 12:49:09 PM PST · by TradicalRC · 9 replies · 334+ views
    The Edmonton Journal ^ | February 12, 2006 | Alan Kellogg
    Olympic ideals still relevant in cynical modern world Alan Kellogg,The Edmonton Journal Published: Sunday, February 12, 2006 It's interesting that John Lennon's Imagine has become a sort of Hallmark card at certain international events. It's a sweet and familiar melody, sure, and the sincerity is unmistakable. Boomers still call the shots in most locales. But its lyrics remain deeply radical decades after its conception. On Friday, at the opening of the Turin Games, Peter Gabriel sang it affectingly, with Yoko Ono watching in the wings: "Imagine there's no countries, it isn't hard to do." We're also meant to imagine no...