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i've been so lucky

Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:46 pm

Finally was able to buy some new additions to my elvis collection.

Promised Land FTD Vinyl
Southern Gypsy Magic (Awesome sound)
and coming my way are

Stay Away Joe FTD
On Tour JAT (tunzi book, 50 % Discount on Elvismatters so only 20 euro's!)
Encore IV JAT (Same 50% Discount again only 20 Euro's!)
2 double features CD's

and today i even had money enough to buy a new computer :D

I'm so lucky. with the money change in my life i will now also be able to atleast buy 2 ft'd a month and maybe even a vinyl FTD

Re: i've been so lucky

Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:49 pm

You go, Johnny!

Re: i've been so lucky

Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:50 pm

Go Johnny Go!!!!

Re: i've been so lucky

Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:16 pm

keninlincs wrote:Go Johnny Go!!!!



As Chuck used to say......."Johnny B. Goode"

Re: i've been so lucky

Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:23 pm

You've got some good stuff to look forward to. Enjoy!

Re: i've been so lucky

Thu Apr 04, 2013 11:05 pm

Thank you so much guys, now i atleast can get a ftd or 2 or even a extra vinyl. I was in a position where i hardly could get 1 ftd every 3 months. :D thank you all so much

Re: i've been so lucky

Thu Apr 04, 2013 11:47 pm

Congrats Johnny!!! It's a great feeling. Enjoy.

Re: i've been so lucky

Fri Apr 05, 2013 1:38 am

Congrats. "Money Changes Everything." It's true.


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rjm

Re: i've been so lucky

Fri Apr 05, 2013 4:08 am

Lauper nails her cover of the 1978 original by the Brains.


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The Brains "Money Changes Everything" (Gray Matter GM-1, 1978)


You understand that song addresses the downside of new-found riches?
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Re: i've been so lucky

Fri Apr 05, 2013 4:11 am

drjohncarpenter wrote:You understand that song addresses the downside of new-found riches?




This song would ber much more appropriate in Johnny's "fortunate" situation.....

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Re: i've been so lucky

Fri Apr 05, 2013 7:34 am

drjohncarpenter wrote:Lauper nails her cover of the 1978 original by the Brains.


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The Brains "Money Changes Everything" (Gray Matter GM-1, 1978)


You understand that song addresses the downside of new-found riches?


Yeah it was, but on the radio back then, everybody was thinking of the upside! Because one way or the other - or the other, money changes everything!

(I do recall that it was a cover, but it's basically hers, now. She really nailed it.)

And besides, it's sung from the point of view of the poor and dumped one. The one who left probably saw it more like this:

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rjm