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Bukowski

Post by peter danielsen » Wed Jul 08, 2015 12:23 am

" you boys can keep your virgins
give me hot old women in high heels
with asses that forgot to get old."


God I love Bukowski
...I ..... .... ....... made . ..... ...... by ....... music .. ..... .. ......
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Re: Bukowski

Post by PaulWadeHaddad » Sun Jan 24, 2021 6:53 am

I also love Bukowski. I use to read him religiously. He wrote this (before social media):

"now it’s computers and more computers

and soon everybody will have one,

3-year-olds will have computers

and everybody will know everything

about everybody else

long before they meet them

and so they won’t want to meet them.

nobody will want to meet anybody

else ever again

and everybody will be

a recluse

like I am now."
In the multi-dimensional scheme, you'll know what I mean- J Frusciante
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Re: Bukowski

Post by Bruce Byron » Fri Aug 20, 2021 2:53 am

Bukowski had Leonard covered. Leonard comes from an exalted, privileged place that appeals to the intellectual. Bukowski came up from the gutter and saw the human condition for what it is and sugar coated nothing, called it as he saw it with exacting truth. I like both but i feel Bukowski relates better to the masses.
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Re: Bukowski

Post by Tony » Fri Aug 20, 2021 1:42 pm

You might find this link to a Tom Russell song/Bukowski poem interesting: ‘Crucifix in a Death Hand.’



https://youtu.be/xiEHzCs2W3o
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Re: Bukowski

Post by LisaLCFan » Tue Oct 19, 2021 8:44 pm

Henrik Stromberg wrote:
Tue Oct 19, 2021 11:27 am
...I love the film adaptation of Barfly (1987), especially soundtrack and how Barbet Schroeder included classic music (for example Beethoven https://musescore.com/hmscomp/lvb-piano ... -no_-4-1st) into the movie.

If you want people to hear Beethoven's absolutely amazing piano concerto, please give them a link to a real musician, not a computerised MIDI-file. Beethoven's music requires soul, thus needs to be played by human beings capable of expressing the most profound emotion through sensitive and nuanced musical performances. Here's a great place to start, with the sublime Mitsuko Uchida on piano -- it's just breathtaking!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lvBQJjxw4c

Cheers!
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