Music: Acoustic Music

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  1. Wrigley

    Wrigley The Cisco Kid was a friend of mine

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    What acoustic music do you like?

    1. Alice in Chains - MTV Unplugged
    2. REM - Unplugged: The Complete 1991 and 2001 Sessions
    3. Nirvana - MTV Unplugged
    4. Neil Young - Unplugged - This legend ain't singin for Pepsi, he ain't singin for Coke
    5. Eric Clapton - Unplugged
    6. Tesla - Five Man Acoustical Jam
    7. Bob Dylan - The Freewheelin' "
    8. Jimmy Page & Robert Plant - No Quarter: Unledded
    9. Simon & Garfunkel - Sounds of Silence - Hello darkness, my old friend, I've come to talk with you again
    10. Bruce Springsteen - Nebraska
     
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    First albums that came to mind, not counting classical--no particular order after the top five:

    Kind of Blue--Miles Davis
    Bill Evans with Symphony Orchestra--Bill Evans
    The Songs of Leonard Cohen--Leonard Cohen
    No Quarter--Robert Plant and Jimmy Page
    Live at Massey Hall, 1971--Neil Young
    Sertao e Favelas--Zelia Barbosa
    John McLaughlin--Time Remembered
    O-- Damien Rice
    My Favourite Things--John Coltrane
    Rio Nocturne--Paulo Moura
    "The Man with the Golden Arm"--soundtrack

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    Time (The Revelator), Gillian Welch; Focus, Stan Getz; Live, Paul Desmond; Songs, Brad Mehldau; MTV Unplugged in NYC, Nirvana; Gordon!, Gordon Lightfoot; The Billie Holiday Story, Billie Holiday
     
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    If all non-fusion Jazz is considered acoustic, then that's pretty much my entire list. I generally am not the biggest fan of folk and blues.

    1. Interstellar Space by John Coltrane
    2. A Love Supreme by John Coltrane
    3. Spiritual Unity by Albert Ayler
    4. The Shape of Jazz to Come by Ornette Coleman
    5. Complete Live at the Plugged Nickel by Miles Davis Quintet
    6. Live at the It Club by Thelonious Monk
    7. Point of Departure by Andrew Hill
    8. The Real McCoy by McCoy Tyner
    9. Three Ragas by Ravi Shankar
    10. The Complete Village Vanguard Recordings by Bill Evans Trio
    11. Out to Lunch by Eric Dolphy
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    12. Kind of Blue by Miles Davis
    13. Portrait in Jazz by Bill Evans Trio
    14. Brilliant Corners by Thelonious Monk
    15. Another Side of Bob Dylan by Bob Dylan
    16. Songs of Love and Hate by Leonard Cohen
    17. Moanin' by Art Blakey
    18. John Wesley Harding by Bob Dylan
    19. King of the Delta Blues by Robert Johnson
    20. Dust Bowl Ballads by Woody Guthrie
     
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    Aladyyn Free Nylander & Pilut

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    Omnia - Crone of War
    Omnia - Paganfolk
    The Moon and the Nightspirit - Rego Rejtem
    The Moon and the Nightspirit - Mohalepte
    The Moon and the Nightspirit - Of Dreams Forgotten And Fables Untold

    If anyone has any suggestions for artist similar to these 2 above I'm all ears. Because I always have trouble finding something with a similar vibe and i'm almost convinced there is actually nothing like them.

    Ordo Funebris - Cantar A La Morte - Fabula Triste
    Narsilion - Return To The Silver Forest
    Toh Kay - The Hand That Thieves
    Elvenking - Two Tragedy Poets (mostly acoustic i guess...)
    Damh the Bard - Spirit of Albion

    I think these should all fit the bill mostly. It's all folk-y stuff.
     
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    Teemu Trick question?

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    1. Nick Drake - Pink Moon
    2. Damien Rice - O
    3. Lyle Lovett - The Road to Ensenada
    4. Nirvana - MTV Unplugged
    5. Woody Guthrie - Dust Bowl Ballads
    6. Iron & Wine - Our Endless Numbered Days
    7. Charles Mingus - Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus
    8. Louvin Brothers - Tragic Songs of Life
    9. Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
    10. Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
     
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    Wrigley The Cisco Kid was a friend of mine

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    What acoustic music do you like?
     
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    beowulf Not a nice guy.

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    Jack Straw Moving much too slow

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    WeThreeKings #1 Centre

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    Fixed to Ruin Come wit it now!

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    What is amazing about youtube is that if you are into acoustic music you can just search a song on there and there's a good chance that the artist did an acoustic version for a radio station or some sort of live event.
     
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    peate Good grief!

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    Guitar is #1 for me.


     
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    best part starts at 7:37 through the end. Turn it up!

     
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