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Hurting 2, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 06:49 (twelve years ago) link


gershy, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 06:56 (twelve years ago) link

I wonder if we could put together a wrong Yes:

Hurting 2, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 06:56 (twelve years ago) link


gershy, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 07:31 (twelve years ago) link

There's also 2 Clive Bell's. Wot's more, both are playing eastern instruments.

t**t, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 07:49 (twelve years ago) link

There's a right Yes?

Mark G, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 08:15 (twelve years ago) link

There are two Israeli jazz musicians named Avishai Cohen - one bass and one trumpet. I like the bass dude better.

Hurting 2, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 14:46 (twelve years ago) link

The pitcher Steve Howe (R.I.P.)lived a more "rock and roll" lifestyle than does the guitarist.

Bill Magill, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 14:58 (twelve years ago) link


Jordan, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 15:09 (twelve years ago) link

I feel kind of bad for the guy from Art Ensemble Of Chicago, I mean with the persistence of internet memes these days, how many years is it gonna be before jazz guys can discuss "Leroy Jenkins" in public again?

Jon Lewis, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 15:11 (twelve years ago) link



-- will, Tuesday, June 5, 2007 2:58 PM (52 minutes ago) Bookmark Link

Hurting 2, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 15:53 (twelve years ago) link

TS: Toni Braxton vs Anthony Braxton

dan selzer, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 15:57 (twelve years ago) link



will, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 16:00 (twelve years ago) link

you wouldn't believe the disappointment I face when I arrive for hotel/ restaurant reservations. :/

will, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 16:01 (twelve years ago) link

wrong dude

Hurting 2, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 16:02 (twelve years ago) link

"Jon" Anderson is definitely the WRONG DUDE

gabbneb, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 16:04 (twelve years ago) link

Pynchon, Thomas & Carol
Canton, NY XXXXX


Hurting 2, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 16:19 (twelve years ago) link

Even his own wife probably wonders sometimes, snoops around for manuscripts, etc.

Hurting 2, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 16:20 (twelve years ago) link

Taylor + Braxton together for the first time

James Taylor + Toni Braxton?!?
-- Jordan, Monday, April 9, 2007 5:48 PM (1 month ago) Bookmark Link

Jordan, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 16:26 (twelve years ago) link

(those are two diff guys by the way, and sorry the second one is so, um, big!)

fact checking cuz, Tuesday, 5 June 2007 19:27 (twelve years ago) link

Gary Chester, local Austin scene guitarist != Gary Chester, legendary session drummer.

I didn't bother to post a picture, since you've probably never heard of either one let alone know what they look like.

James Redd and the Blecchs, Sunday, 17 June 2007 03:30 (twelve years ago) link


Jim Reid is a world famous Angus folksinger songwriter whose music evokes the romance and humour of the North East of Scotland.

He is without a doubt an outstanding singer and songwriter, and as a lover of the work of poet Violet Jacob, has set many of her poems to music, including the hugely successful Wild Geese (or Norland Wind), which has now become one of the classic folk songs of the twentieth century.

Jim was a founder member of the legendary Foundry Bar Band, after an apprenticeship in various Scottish groups including The Taysiders. His interest in the travelling folk is well known and he had a very special relationship with the late Belle and Alex Stewart of Blairgowrie.

In the introduction to Jim's recently published book The Better O' A Sang, Billy Kaye wrote "Mary Brooksbank is richt, we're aw better o' a song, especially gin it's sung by a maister like Jim Reid".

Curt1s Stephens, Thursday, 28 June 2007 01:45 (twelve years ago) link

Ha, re opening post, I wasn't sure if you meant wrong as in "not John McLaughlin" or wrong as in "not Jon Cougar Mellencamp."

jaymc, Thursday, 28 June 2007 01:59 (twelve years ago) link


jed_, Thursday, 28 June 2007 02:05 (twelve years ago) link

more, more!

Dr. Superman, Thursday, 28 June 2007 02:50 (twelve years ago) link

there's some new peter walker who looks like one of these whitebread piano rock dudes. and not an amazing raga guitarist on takoma.

GOTT PUNCH II HAWKWINDZ, Thursday, 28 June 2007 04:40 (twelve years ago) link


gershy, Thursday, 28 June 2007 04:48 (twelve years ago) link

Is that Gary Shandling on the right?

Sparkle Motion, Thursday, 28 June 2007 04:53 (twelve years ago) link


gershy, Thursday, 28 June 2007 04:56 (twelve years ago) link


Phil Collins (artist)
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Philip "Phil" Collins (born 1970) is an English artist, and Turner prize nominee.

Sparkle Motion, Thursday, 28 June 2007 04:56 (twelve years ago) link


gershy, Thursday, 28 June 2007 05:00 (twelve years ago) link

To at least one of my friends, I'm Rick Wright. I used to write for the same paper as a Jim Morrison.

If Timi Yuro would be still alive, most other singers could shut up, Thursday, 28 June 2007 07:02 (twelve years ago) link

that mclaughlin cover up top is beautiful

SusanD, Thursday, 28 June 2007 07:47 (twelve years ago) link

Philip "Phil" Collins

i hope people actually call him this.

jed_, Thursday, 28 June 2007 10:38 (twelve years ago) link



Ian McCulloch beat David Gray to qualify for the 2003 World Championship in a clash between players who share their names with musicians, and later progressed to the quarter-finals where he lost to Ronnie O'Sullivan

Dom Passantino, Thursday, 28 June 2007 10:41 (twelve years ago) link


m coleman, Thursday, 28 June 2007 11:03 (twelve years ago) link

one year passes...

Wrong wrong wrong! Dave Matthews-lite (if you can imagine!).

Actually there was another Dave, or David, Matthews, an arranger who worked with James Brown and all kinds of other people.

Retrato Em Redd E Blecch (James Redd and the Blecchs), Sunday, 16 November 2008 05:50 (ten years ago) link

actually, they're both named jonathan davis

gabbneb, Sunday, 23 November 2008 15:41 (ten years ago) link

and one changed his name

gabbneb, Sunday, 23 November 2008 15:42 (ten years ago) link

both these dudes are named johnathan davis

But there are like five dudes in that photo!

Albert Jeans (Hurting 2), Sunday, 23 November 2008 15:50 (ten years ago) link

In America there is, I imagine.

The Vangelis of Dating (Tom D.), Wednesday, 27 February 2019 18:48 (eight months ago) link

LOL, I was reading about the musical Dennis Wise recently.

The Vangelis of Dating (Tom D.), Wednesday, 27 February 2019 19:47 (eight months ago) link

The guy in question above is actually Matt Gaetz, but apparently Matt Gertz gets an awful lot of people mistakenly tweeting at him. For context: https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/02/27/accused-witness-tampering-matt-gaetz-apologizes-deletes-tweet-insists-he-wasnt-threatening-cohen/

I mostly just posted it because I found the screenshot of repeated "wrong guy" responses amusing.

emil.y, Wednesday, 27 February 2019 20:37 (eight months ago) link


lispectah deck (unregistered), Thursday, 7 March 2019 22:35 (eight months ago) link


The Vangelis of Dating (Tom D.), Thursday, 7 March 2019 22:46 (eight months ago) link

trimming the beard takes years off him

( ͡☉ ͜ʖ ͡☉) (jim in vancouver), Thursday, 7 March 2019 22:53 (eight months ago) link


calstars, Saturday, 9 March 2019 00:40 (eight months ago) link

That poor guy.

On the other hand, he must be scoring big time with the middle aged white ladies.👍🏻

Totally different head. Totally. (Austin), Saturday, 9 March 2019 01:41 (eight months ago) link

I know a guy named Michael McDonald.

The only one who hasn't ever made a wisecrack about it is the guy named Michael Jordan.

pplains, Saturday, 9 March 2019 01:43 (eight months ago) link

Hey I know a mmcd too. Ha. A musician.

nathom, Saturday, 9 March 2019 07:57 (eight months ago) link

Pretty common name, unlike Patrick McAloon - deems will be along any minute to tell me otherwise.

The Vangelis of Dating (Tom D.), Saturday, 9 March 2019 10:41 (eight months ago) link

Still think this could be a scene from Voyagers.


pplains, Sunday, 10 March 2019 18:42 (eight months ago) link

Following on from the Reverend Cornelius Cardew...


... though, tbf, reggae fans might have it the other way round.

Swing Band the Sailor (Tom D.), Friday, 15 March 2019 22:11 (seven months ago) link

Ha, nice one!

Don't Go Back to Brockville (Tom D.), Sunday, 24 March 2019 22:09 (seven months ago) link


The Feelies were a Seattle-based band active from 1968-1969, composed of Gordon Kjellberg (guitar), "Wild Bill" Hornibrook (keyboards), Rick Fondell/Rick Bullard (bass), and "Shuga" George Clark/George "Shakey Roe" O'Brien (drums).

the scientology of mountains (rushomancy), Tuesday, 26 March 2019 01:26 (seven months ago) link

this guy should own this thread


affects breves telnet (Gummy Gummy), Tuesday, 26 March 2019 02:55 (seven months ago) link

that guy's too good, i think jazz steve lacy is going to have to be consigned to "wrong dude" status :(

the scientology of mountains (rushomancy), Tuesday, 26 March 2019 10:12 (seven months ago) link


In 1973 University of Montreal mathematician Václav Chvátal showed that, in a gallery with n vertices, n/3 guards will always be enough to do the job. (If n/3 is not an integer, you can dispense with the fractional guard.) And Bowdoin College mathematician Steve Fisk found a beautifully simple proof of Chvátal’s result.

Jaki Liebowitz (rushomancy), Friday, 29 March 2019 06:58 (seven months ago) link

Can't link the image as I don't have a RYM account, but I saw this today in the wild:


Jeff W, Sunday, 31 March 2019 18:11 (seven months ago) link

#BREAKING: LAPD says Eric Holder is wanted for Homicide in the shooting of Nipsey Hussle. He was last seen in a 2016 white 4 door Chevy Cruze CA license plate 7RJD742.

velko, Tuesday, 2 April 2019 05:46 (seven months ago) link

Heh, just reminded me of this guy: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0152464/?ref_=nv_sr_1

pplains, Wednesday, 3 April 2019 18:52 (seven months ago) link


an incoherent crustacean (MatthewK), Sunday, 7 April 2019 01:12 (seven months ago) link

two months pass...


Wethington said the main problem is that Robert Smith, one of the town's three full-time officers, has a history of being untruthful, using questionable force and generating complaints about his harsh demeanor. And Durant's police chief, he says, is aware of the problems but hired Smith anyway last year even though some of them have to be disclosed to criminal defendants.

mh, Thursday, 13 June 2019 21:22 (five months ago) link

I want to know who this is, track him down, and write up his life story. This is a promise.

― ♫ very clever with maracas.jpg ♫ (Le Bateau Ivre)

This shouldn't be too difficult LBI, here's his address and phone number.

Siegbran, Thursday, 13 June 2019 21:43 (five months ago) link

Damn! This is why you sought this thread (on the 'what was that thread' thread). How did you stumble upon this now? I'm positive this wasn't there initially.

Colour me very surprised that the address and phone number are Belgian, not Dutch.

I am taking this up. Will report back.

Uptown VONC (Le Bateau Ivre), Thursday, 13 June 2019 21:51 (five months ago) link


TS The Students vs. The Regents (James Redd and the Blecchs), Friday, 14 June 2019 10:29 (four months ago) link

Our Robert would not be above a pun like that

shhh / let peaceful like things (wins), Friday, 14 June 2019 12:00 (four months ago) link

one month passes...

I'm sure I read somewhere about his father being a classical harmonica player but I didn't realize what a big deal he was - Henry Cowell wrote a concerto for him, for instance!

Euripedes' Trousers (Tom D.), Tuesday, 13 August 2019 14:54 (three months ago) link

two weeks pass...

I'm sure I read somewhere about his father being a classical harmonica player but I didn't realize what a big deal he was - Henry Cowell wrote a concerto for him, for instance!

Villa-Lobos too!

The Fearless Thread Killers (James Redd and the Blecchs), Wednesday, 28 August 2019 01:26 (two months ago) link

In fact there is some famous story about Villa-Lobos and Segovia having a fite about technique and playability, and in one version I heard it was represented as being overheard by John Sebastian, Jr. while Villa-Lobos was at his house, although once I checked the dates and it didn’t seem to work.

The Fearless Thread Killers (James Redd and the Blecchs), Wednesday, 28 August 2019 01:29 (two months ago) link

three weeks pass...


calstars, Saturday, 21 September 2019 03:00 (one month ago) link

These are beyond WRONG DUDE, they also employ WRONG PLACE

Movies could be made based on these terrible alerts

El Tomboto, Friday, 4 October 2019 00:51 (one month ago) link

Mr. Chow’s megamansion (as depicted in the Hammond article) looks sick, I’ll take that one

Spry at 78 (morrisp), Friday, 4 October 2019 01:02 (one month ago) link

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