Here We Discuss Todd Rundgren's Bizarro "Healing"

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i am listening to this for the first time on spotify and i really enjoy it thus far (at healing part 1) and i possibly enjoy it more than any other todd rundgren album ive heard (all the 70s ones)

Dusty Benelux (jim in vancouver), Thursday, 18 February 2021 18:56 (one month ago) link

xp yeah that's what makes this so odd, of his 30-some odd albums this is the only one that seems completely sincere. even the requisite novelty tune ("Golden Goose") is more bizarre than fun.

one of the things that always gets me is that booming, slowed-down bass drum sound on "Flesh" sounds like an old PC game glitching out

frogbs, Thursday, 18 February 2021 19:00 (one month ago) link

I love “time heals and “tiny demons” both very very much

brimstead, Thursday, 18 February 2021 20:30 (one month ago) link

‘Healing’ pt 3 is one of favourite tracks...nobody does gorgeous warm euphoria like Todd

X-Prince Protégé (sonnyboy), Thursday, 18 February 2021 21:21 (one month ago) link

I mean the 8 minutes of "Shine" is just....what da fuck

Yes. Even tho I mentioned it in my OP, I had forgotten what a truly unique lump of strange this song is.

I will rep until I die for the Healing suite. When it comes to Todd I will always make time for the melisma-tizing, the wobbly homemade electronics, the “spiritual” percussion and Fauxtown sax riffs.

Naive Teen Idol, Sunday, 21 February 2021 19:24 (one month ago) link

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