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Forum: Reviews 09:19 PM - 02/12/16
Replies: 41
Views: 2,779
Posted By Craig Manning
Keep trying! Haha



Thanks dawg.



Thanks for sharing your story. Love reading things like this.
Forum: General 09:15 PM - 02/12/16
Replies: 11,074
Views: 367,498
Posted By Craig Manning
Today was my 10th time through. Haha
Forum: General 02:03 PM - 02/12/16
Replies: 74
Views: 3,537
Posted By Craig Manning
I think it might win. Almost willing to bet on it.
Forum: General 12:29 PM - 02/12/16
Replies: 73
Views: 1,845
Posted By Craig Manning
I believe people can grow and change. I will not hold someone's mistakes against them forever if that person has showed what I believe to be growth and remorse and made major efforts to change how he...
Forum: General 10:11 AM - 02/12/16
Replies: 2,770
Views: 119,851
Posted By Craig Manning
I think I only watched a live snippet of "She's American," but I remember thinking it sounded a lot like some of the songs on the debut. I don't think that based on the studio version, though.
Forum: General 08:03 AM - 02/12/16
Replies: 253
Views: 5,124
Posted By Craig Manning
Mine are coming in soon!
Forum: General 07:45 AM - 02/12/16
Replies: 73
Views: 1,845
Posted By Craig Manning
I mean, that's how John considers it. He didn't intend to release an album so soon, but he had a bunch of songs and decided to put them out. I think his exact quote was "You can't hate it, because it...
Forum: General 07:16 AM - 02/12/16
Replies: 73
Views: 1,845
Posted By Craig Manning
"A Face to Call Home" is my favorite. Other than that, you could drop "If I Ever Get Around to Living" and you've got my top five. Some days, "Queen of California" is in my top five too, though. I...
Forum: General 07:05 AM - 02/12/16
Replies: 73
Views: 1,845
Posted By Craig Manning
"Queen of California" is great. The worst song on the record is "Speak for Me," hands down.
Forum: General 07:04 AM - 02/12/16
Replies: 73
Views: 1,845
Posted By Craig Manning
Dude, you need to go listen to that record. Knowing what I know about your taste, it could legitimately be your favorite John Mayer album.
Forum: General 04:43 AM - 02/12/16
Replies: 73
Views: 1,845
Posted By Craig Manning
You never listened to Born & Raised?
Forum: General 04:42 AM - 02/12/16
Replies: 73
Views: 1,845
Posted By Craig Manning
Born & Raised is easily his second best album, Battle Studies is as good as the first two. Paradise Valley was his weakest, but was basically a bonus album. Not worried about this not being good.
Forum: Music 06:31 PM - 02/11/16
Replies: 2,461
Views: 135,575
Posted By Craig Manning
Why isn't this on sale so they can take my money?
Forum: News 06:30 PM - 02/11/16
Replies: 18
Views: 1,408
Posted By Craig Manning
I really love the speeches he's written for Rock Hall inductions and that SXSW keynote he did a few years ago. He has this way of portraying artists and music in an almost mythic light. I wonder if...
Forum: General 08:54 AM - 02/11/16
Replies: 2,770
Views: 119,851
Posted By Craig Manning
I should go back and find mine and post them as a series on AP.
Forum: Music 07:37 AM - 02/11/16
Replies: 2,461
Views: 135,575
Posted By Craig Manning
I'm going to read the shit out of this. (http://absolutepunk.net/showthread.php?t=3789956)
Forum: News 07:34 AM - 02/11/16
Replies: 18
Views: 1,408
Posted By Craig Manning
http://brucespringsteen.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/BTR-700x1057.jpg

Simon & Schuster is proud to announce the world-wide publication of Bruce Springsteen’s autobiography, Born to Run,...
Forum: News 07:33 AM - 02/11/16
Replies: 18
Views: 1,408
Posted By Craig Manning
Forget Harry Potter: Bruce Springsteen just wrote your new favorite book. Just days after being the best part of a Super Bowl Halftime Show he wasn't even present for, the Boss has announced that he...
Forum: General 05:10 AM - 02/11/16
Replies: 195
Views: 5,339
Posted By Craig Manning
I like this. There's a cool almost stream of consciousness feel to the songs.
Forum: Entertainment 05:10 AM - 02/11/16
Replies: 2,411
Views: 136,465
Posted By Craig Manning
Lol at cutting off Malcolm's hand being a good solution to the problem.
Forum: General 05:09 AM - 02/11/16
Replies: 2,770
Views: 119,851
Posted By Craig Manning
I used to write track by track reviews on Amazon and they were awful and stupid and I hate them.
Forum: General 05:45 PM - 02/10/16
Replies: 2,770
Views: 119,851
Posted By Craig Manning
Yeah, definitely. I don't know if I'll write something about this. I think Ryan G. is signed up for the review, which is kind of a relief because I don't know how I'd approach it. Maybe after a few...
Forum: General 05:11 PM - 02/10/16
Replies: 2,770
Views: 119,851
Posted By Craig Manning
It's fine, not a highlight. Almost feels more like an epilogue than a closer to me. "Nana" is definitely the emotional zenith of the record.



Exactly. It kind of feels like "ticking all the boxes,"...
Forum: General 04:59 PM - 02/10/16
Replies: 2,770
Views: 119,851
Posted By Craig Manning
I mean, I guess it's accurate in that it accurately describes what is happening in the songs? But I a) don't really care for that kind of music writing anyway, and b) don't think you can do the...
Forum: News 04:56 PM - 02/10/16
Replies: 42
Views: 3,390
Posted By Craig Manning
Of the bands that users of this site really rally around, I think this album is the first one in awhile to really live up to the hype. I was disappointed with most of the consensus favorites around...


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