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Date: Wed, 17 May 1995 02:30:09 +0059 (EDT)
From: MATTHEW M FOGEL <mf94br[at]-remove-badger.ac.brocku.ca>
Subject: "we were taking tiger mountain"
On Tue, 16 May 1995, David Whittemore wrote:
> > ccamfield[at]-remove-uwaterloo.ca
> > Does anyone know if this line from When Eno Sings is from
> "like taking tiger mountain, loaded as well..." - Forever
> album titles, son:
> tiger mountain - brian eno
> loaded - velvet underground..
> for those who don't instinctively understand the inspiration
> behind "when eno sings", i recommend the 1990 brian eno/john cale
> album Wrong Way Up. it has been awhile since i gave it a spin,
> but it does hold up. brian's voice is god-like.
And his work with James was amazing. IMHO, he single handedly changed
there sound for the better. (Not that their "Smithish" stuff was bad or
anything) But it really brought a Velvet Underground feel out of them.
(With the improvising and stuff)
: That Which Is MATT "The silence roared displeasure:looking down :
: He saw the shadow of an Average Man :
: Attempting the exceptional, and ran." --W.H. Auden:
: Matthew M.J. Fogel (mf94br[at]-remove-badger.ac.BrockU.CA) :
Who knows this is off topic, but interesting, nonetheless.