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hippiemusic101
hippie music is the best!
Join date: Oct 2005
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#1
This a REAL AWSOME BAND!!!(physed out or not) i dont think these guys and girl get talked about enough here. they were a big part in the psychedlic movement. so here we go...
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TheHeartbreaker
The Pope of Zeppelinism
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#2
Man, I thought no one would ever bring them up. An EXTREMELY unappreciated band. Their live stuff is great.

I got the Woodstock DVD where they've got a couple of toons on there, and I have some CDs by them. Bless It's Pointed Little Head is a great album of one of their live concerts.
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#4
I'm the only kid in my school who listens to them. They rule. I can't tell their best songs cause there's to many of them.

did you know the major scale on a piano, starting at whatever note (lets say E). you just go straight up the white keys without hitting a black one. and you got the major scale.

hippiemusic101
hippie music is the best!
Join date: Oct 2005
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#5
same here^^^ if anybody from my school listed to the stuff i listen to they would laugh and try to get me into rap or country
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Stula1031
Sex is a texas drought.
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#8
Quote by hippiemusic101
same here^^^ if anybody from my school listed to the stuff i listen to they would laugh and try to get me into rap or country


Me too. It is a known fact that I'm the only kid who realy likes Phsychedelic Rock in my school. they all think its to weird. Oh well I go to school with a bunch of latinos (I am half Cuban but I can't speak Spanish to well) and they all listen to their rap and stuff. No country though. Either Rap or Ska....
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hippiemusic101
hippie music is the best!
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#9
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Me too. It is a known fact that I'm the only kid who realy likes Phsychedelic Rock in my school. they all think its to weird. Oh well I go to school with a bunch of latinos (I am half Cuban but I can't speak Spanish to well) and they all listen to their rap and stuff. No country though. Either Rap or Ska....

i am probably the only kid for miles who likes Phsychedelic Rock, i live in ****in texas

I want to get some more ja albums recomendations?
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#10
surrealistic pillow has their only singles, somebody to love and white rabbit, so that would be a good start. i would then lean toward volunteers. or you know, just buy a 'best of' cd.

from the bands bio:

Many legendary bands opened for the Airplane: Grateful Dead, Santana, The Doors, Jimi Hendrix, Creedence Clearwater Revival, The Who, Janis Joplin, Steve Miller, and many others.


not only do they rock, they're some of the coolest looking guys i've ever seen.
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#12
Well as much as i like Somebody to love and white rabbit (both awsome songs) I really like the longer more tripped out songs, like wooden ships and plastic fantastic lover.
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#13
WE BUILT THIS CITY ON ROCK ANND ROLL!!!
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#14
it may have been grace slick singing, but it wasn't the jefferson airplane. tangle with the membership some and you got yourself a starship.
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#15
Great band, about time someone made a thread about them. Surrealistic Pillow is an awesome album. Im the only one at my school that listens to them too though, which is a shame. They put out alot of great music. My friends, who listen to quite a bit of psychedelic music, won't listen to them.
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#16
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that isn't jefferson airplane
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#17
I love jefferson airplane, i got the greatest hits and White rabbit is one of their best songs
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Starship.
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#19
If we can build this thing together blah, blah, blah , blah, blah blah, nothins gonna stop us now (higher) Nothins gonna stop us

My mom used to put this one on the way to football practice.
Sweet song
bong-water
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#20
Ya, I really enjoy Jefferson Airplane, and are very underated. My friend only knows them as the band that has the woman who got screwed by Jim Morrison.
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#21
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Jarrett Moore
Lucid Wise Man
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#22
Jeffersonn Airplane is a kickass band. They have great psychedelia in their era. Just recently ive been getting into their stuff they're awasome. and yer right they arent realy talked about enough on here.
drummerdara
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#24
Quote by hippiemusic101
same here^^^ if anybody from my school listed to the stuff i listen to they would laugh and try to get me into rap or country


hay! im not like that!
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#25
ITS SPELT J-I-M-I Hendrix. It's a kickass sig, i love Hendrix but at least spell his name right.
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#27
awsum stuff^^

great band, deffiantly not as appreciated as they should be
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#29
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The Pope of Zeppelinism
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#30
I love in Somebody to Love, where that guys just sitting there smoking, lol.

Great band. Grace Slick is an awesome singer, and uh, lemme get this outta the way... Jack Cassady looks like he's got down syndrome.
Cousin Kevin
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#31
does anybody have any J.Airplane that they would be willing to trade? i have surrealistic pillow alread. my aim is cousin24kevin. here is my list http://www.recordnerd.com/lists/cousin24kevin/
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#32
Yup great band.
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#33
I can't believe no one has brought it up... embryotic journey, my favorite acoustic song of all time. if you have never heard it, listen, it is very very good.
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drummerdara
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#34
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ITS SPELT J-I-M-I Hendrix. It's a kickass sig, i love Hendrix but at least spell his name right.


sorry i copied and pasted it off of something
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music. -Jimi Hendrix
Cousin Kevin
Gotta Love Ringo
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#35
i am about to purchase one of there albums off iTunes, which should i get Takes Off, Volunteers, or Crown Of Creation (or if u recomend another one please tell me what it is)
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#36
I recommend After Bathing At Baxters. After that, Volunteers and Crown Of Creation are both good for different reasons, so you would probably be happy with either, but for the hell of it, I'll recommend Crown. Takes Off is ok, I'd buy it too if I were you, but I'd get those three first.
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#37
Here is something interesting, look at the guitarist in this video when it first shows him.

http://youtube.com/watch?v=uBFI9qbRJEo <---Jefferson Airplane 1969 Woodstock
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daytripper75
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#38
ive only really heard maybe 10-15 songs. they seem pretty good from what ive heard.
radio_schizo
don't look now
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#39
Great band.

My favourite members are Jorma(Lead guitar) Jack(bass). Those two are what makes the band so damn good in my opinion.

And then there's Marty Balin. He has one of the most soulfull voices in rock. He makes up for Grace's voice!

This video is so cool: Jefferson Airplane Rooftop concert
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#40
I just downloaded a few of their tracks, and I'm honestly loving them. Any suggestions on what to download/buy?
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