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Author Topic: Golden Heart - Album 1996 - 2001 (25 years) Thoughts.....  (Read 1926 times)

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Re: Golden Heart - Album 1996 - 2001 (25 years) Thoughts.....
« Reply #30 on: October 02, 2021, 12:21:55 pm »
But in songs like Slow Learner or When You Leave, it sounds great:)

That's as maybe, but generally brass doesn't go too well with MKs catalogue....
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Re: Golden Heart - Album 1996 - 2001 (25 years) Thoughts.....
« Reply #31 on: October 02, 2021, 03:58:54 pm »
Is brass it also Your Latest Trick, Dream Of The Drowned Submarine, Radio City Serenade, Once Upon A Time In The West 2019? And many others. Doesn't go too well!?  :think
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Re: Golden Heart - Album 1996 - 2001 (25 years) Thoughts.....
« Reply #32 on: October 02, 2021, 06:11:40 pm »
Is brass it also Your Latest Trick, Dream Of The Drowned Submarine, Radio City Serenade, Once Upon A Time In The West 2019? And many others. Doesn't go too well!?  :think

Ooooh, Once upon - 2019 Live version is absolutely fine until the brassies kick in....
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Re: Golden Heart - Album 1996 - 2001 (25 years) Thoughts.....
« Reply #33 on: October 05, 2021, 11:44:41 am »
Exactly. Mark's use of Brass on record is fine, I just think it is over the top live, the only exception being Chris White, his Brass playing really complimented Dire Straits live shows.
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Re: Golden Heart - Album 1996 - 2001 (25 years) Thoughts.....
« Reply #34 on: October 05, 2021, 11:50:41 am »
Exactly. Mark's use of Brass on record is fine, I just think it is over the top live, the only exception being Chris White, his Brass playing really complimented Dire Straits live shows.

Don't remember Chris playing any brass instruments?! Thought he only played the Saxophone and flute which are Woodwind....

Anyway I know what you are saying....its the Trumpet/Cornet I detest most on MKs work...
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Re: Golden Heart - Album 1996 - 2001 (25 years) Thoughts.....
« Reply #35 on: October 05, 2021, 11:53:51 am »
I liked the full sound of the horns on the last tour.
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Re: Golden Heart - Album 1996 - 2001 (25 years) Thoughts.....
« Reply #36 on: October 05, 2021, 11:59:27 am »
I liked the full sound of the horns on the last tour.

Good job we are all different isn't it Dusty... ;) :wave
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Re: Golden Heart - Album 1996 - 2001 (25 years) Thoughts.....
« Reply #37 on: October 05, 2021, 12:50:08 pm »
True, the saxophone is a woodwind instrument, but I think you get my point.
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