Fw: Amazing Journey
Kevin and Tania O'Neal
kevinandt at gmavt.net
Fri Nov 9 10:35:15 CST 2007
> >Benn Kempster whoboy
>>>The Smothers Brothers footage, for
>>>instance, looked less natural than it does on The Kids Are Alright.
>>All adding to the fact that, for me, it's simply a HUGE let-down. A
>>wonderful viewing experience for anyone that knows little or nothing about
>>the band, but for >anyone even remotely "involved", it adds very little to
>>the cannon other than a few seconds of rare footage here and there.....
> While I won't go so far to say it is a HUGE let-down for me, I hear what
> you're saying.
> This was clearly crafted for the non-Who-nut in mind. I've been thinking
> about why they have Noel G. in there, and it's apparent that he is the
> "next" generation's salesman for The Who. He does a good job selling The
> Who to his followers. It's all about expanding your fan base. This DVD
> will go a long way in that regard.
> I haven't gotten back yet to the six Quick Ones, and will not do that
> until I see the movie properly from the DVD...in wide-screen....without
> the commercial interruptions that were on VH1 classic. Plus, there will
> be no editing of the "fucking" adjectives!
> After that, I'll finish the Quick Ones, and then.....ONLY THEN!....will I
> go and view the railway footage.....'in the name of all things holy.' (I
> laughed out loud at that).
> Keeping the best for last!
>>"This is a fucking rock and roll concert not a fucking tea party -
>>RIGHT!" - PT - 10.12.1971
> Kevin in VT
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