Thursday, May 23, 2013

Super Set Meeting- Thursday June 20th or Friday June 21st?


21 comments:

  1. I'm free both nights. SOLSTICE MUSIC CLUB!!!!!

    Also, there is a lot of good music out right now!
    What are you all listening to?
    My vote goes to "Step" by Vampire Weekend because I have such a fondness for the song Aubrey by Bread.

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  2. Here's a fun music club idea. Let's each come up with a recipe for a "Pink Rabbit" drink and we can pick our favorite at music club.

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  3. The new Vampire Weekend is fantastic, and Youngblood Hawke, both are on constant rotation for me right now.
    Once again, I am clearly not hip to the latest trend, whether in clothing, music or cocktails? Or possibly an inside joke that I am on the outside of? What is a "pink Rabbit" drink?

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  4. Pink Rabbit? Is that a sex toy? I have no idea what cocktail goes with a sex toy.

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  5. My new stuff playlist this month includes the Vampire Weekend, Deb's Youngsblood Hawke, Foxygen and my new favorite find, Tuung. There is something else but I am forgetting what it is.

    By the way, my first possible set has four songs but they clock in at a total of around 10 minutes even so I'm assuming that would be OK.

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  6. "Pink Rabbit" only brings sex toys and Deep Space Nine/ Xena Princess Warrior fanfic to my computer, but I'm game. Cocktails it is.
    About the Super Set: Maybe it's just because of the Pat@16 example, but this really screams classic rock. I realize it probably wasn't called Classic Rock then. Does it make sense to try and mix genres of music or is a superset by definition all the same genre?
    I believe I am good for the 20th but i could also do the 21st. I am officiating a wedding on the 22nd, so don't let me drink too much on the 21st if that is when it happens.

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  7. Quiz-
    1) Jim decided to listen to Pat@16's Superset. Jim spent $2.28 plus tax at iTunes in order to complete the Superset in his iTunes. What did Jim buy?
    2) Pat@16's Superset was 24 minutes and 12 seconds long. 34 years later, Pat@50's current Superset is exactly 10 minutes long. At that rate, in another 34 years, how long will Pat@84's Superset be?
    3) If you had made a Superset when you were 16, what do you think would be on it?

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  8. 1) Guessing that is two songs. I'll say The Raven by Alan Parsons and Don't Fear the Reaper by BOC.

    2) I think it is charming that you think Pat has another 34 years in him, barring some real breakthroughs in medical science. Assuming those breakthroughs, I will say either A) one song because Pat has forgotten the concept of a set; or B) one 47 minute long ambient industrial track.

    By the way, just double checked. The current set comes in at 9:59.

    C) I know the answer to this.

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  9. For the record, 51 year old Pat has not listened to 16 year old Pat's Superset for a long while but suspects it has not aged all that gracefully.

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  10. Crap. You're 51. That completely throws off my calculations.

    I always assume breakthroughs.

    While there are no wrong answers, I have to say your answer to C was extremely correct. Good for you.

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  11. Two things-
    1.Shakira is hot, I mean unspeakably hot, how did I not know this?
    2. Music club meeting Thursday June 20th at Pat & Deb's

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  12. 1. I wouldn't say "unspeakably." I like her. She's not Christina, which is good and bad. Christina was a good villain, because she thought she was the good guy. Shakira is a good guy, I think, and she knows she's a good guy. Desperately wants to be. She's earnest. That's what I mean to say. There is an importance in being earnest.
    2. I am there. Along with all my multitude of theories on the Super Set. I know what makes a set, but what makes it super?

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  13. Let me clarify, modern vampires!

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  14. Are you referring to Christina and Shakira or what makes something to super?
    I'm developing a Pink Rabbit. Should I work on a Modern Vampire also?

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  15. Well, is my set a super set in the tradition of Pat and radio stations of the 70's? Probably not, but what is super is I get to see you all tomorrow night. And then we can discuss the true meaning of what makes a set super.

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  16. BTWay, I saw some GIFs today that reminded me that Shakira is actually unspeakably hot. My mistake. I forgot that before TH3 V01C3 she was all hip-shaky and belly undulatey.

    I'm excited about tomorrow. I like super. I like super very much.

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  17. I realize this conflicts with the meeting tonight, but did you see this?

    http://thebarboza.com/june-20-john-grant/

    Him being in the LUV song theme, I figured I should mention it.

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  18. In a scary and potentially tragic turn of events (not really. Don't worry), I misplaced my thumb drive not long after the meeting. I never had a chance to download the supersets. Fortunately, I found it the other day and now it is all downloaded. But I don't remember what went where, in what order and attributed to who (whom?). Can someone post the meeting list so I can construct these supersets appropriately?
    You're all peaches-
    Jim

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  19. My superset in order is:
    Steps / Vampire Weekend
    Your Life Your Call / Junip
    Lose Yourself to Dance / Daft Punk featuring Pharrell Williams

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  20. Thanks Marcy.
    I found my list from the meeting with the supersets marked on it. So you all can relax and not worry about getting me those orders.
    Viva las Supersets!

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