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andy aitken commented on Plain Sense's blog post '35 Years Ago Music Wept with the Passing of a Charismatic Genius'
"Saw Lowell once in Glasgow when Little Feat supported The Who at Ibrox football ground. Being a drummer Richie Hayward and Keith Moon on the same bill was fantastic but at that time (late 70's) I was more into Little Feat than the Who."
Jul 10
andy aitken commented on Kim Ruehl's blog post 'Songwriters on Songwriting: Alynda Lee Segarra (Hurray for the Riff Raff)'
"Saw Hurray for Riff Raff on BBC Later with Joolz Holland last night and was very impressed. In fact they were the best act on the show"
May 24
andy aitken commented on Mando Lines's blog post 'John Prine's Great Days Anthology Revisited'
"Great Days - Great Post Mando. It had me delving into the sleevenotes which I hadn't read since purchase and then relistening with new insight. Sadly the compilation doesn't include Your Flag Decal Won't Get You Into Heaven Anymore…"
Oct 31, 2013
andy aitken commented on Kevernacular (Kevin Lynch)'s blog post 'Following the Inextinguishable Flight of the Grateful Dead's "Dark Star"'
"There's nothing I like better than sitting down with a cup of tea and whatever and listening to The Dead at The Filmore West and Miles at the Filmore East.  If it's vinyl which it most often is, it's Live Dead and Miles at…"
Apr 4, 2013
andy aitken shared big boy's blog post on Facebook
Feb 22, 2013
andy aitken commented on big boy's blog post 'CD Review - Eric Burdon "'Til Your River Runs Dry"'
"Thanks for posting Grant. Haven't heard anything about Eric for a long time though I still have my Black Man's Burdon LP which I still love."
Feb 22, 2013
andy aitken commented on Dirty Roots Radio's blog post 'Ramblin' with Bob Dylan...'
"THE TITANIC SAILS AT DAWN Ryan, like you I had bought Tempest and hadn't played it but after reading your blog I had to sit down and give it a spin. I was a little pessimistic as I thought it would be a tall order to surpass Modern Times but…"
Oct 10, 2012
andy aitken replied to Kyla Fairchild's discussion 'John Peel's record collection in interactive online museum - what are your favorites?'
"It appears we Scots are taking over a No Depression blog - cool! I just thought of another great Peel tribute - Soft Machine recorded Moon in June on Soft Machine 3 but when they played it live on Top Gear, Wyatt totally changed the lyrics to…"
May 11, 2012
andy aitken replied to Kyla Fairchild's discussion 'John Peel's record collection in interactive online museum - what are your favorites?'
"I'm also from small town in Scotland and have fond memories of listening under the bed covers to Perfumed Garden and Top Gear on a transistor radio. My memory isn't great but my all time favourite piece of music I ever heard was a…"
May 10, 2012
andy aitken commented on No Depression's blog post 'Win a copy of the Grateful Dead's 'All the Years Combine' 14-DVD box set'
"A very worthy winner in my opinion. Well done Brady. I wrote about my 1st live Dead experience in 74 but 20 years later after crossing the USA from coast to coast in 94, I couldn't remember my last. A case of too much of a good thing. I've…"
Apr 26, 2012
andy aitken commented on big boy's blog post 'Levon Helm Leaves Us, But His Spirit Lives On'
"Excellent tribute Grant, shocking news. Sadly I never saw the Band but love their music and also Levon's recordings like Dirt Farmer. Tonight i'll be watching the Last Waltz for sure. Goodbye Levon, love ya. Andy Aitken, Scotland"
Apr 26, 2012
andy aitken commented on No Depression's blog post 'Win a copy of the Grateful Dead's 'All the Years Combine' 14-DVD box set'
"Apologies anyone who'se following ALL the blogs - that should read 17 years not 7. When I wrote 7 it seemed right, I just can't believe it's 17 years since the demise of the Dead A. Aitken, Scotland"
Apr 21, 2012
andy aitken commented on No Depression's blog post 'Win a copy of the Grateful Dead's 'All the Years Combine' 14-DVD box set'
"I've already posted my first GD experience but just want to add - this has got to be the best blog post that No Depression has run...12 pages and counting for a band that ceased to exist 7 years ago? Only the Dead could generate this amount of…"
Apr 19, 2012
andy aitken commented on No Depression's blog post 'Win a copy of the Grateful Dead's 'All the Years Combine' 14-DVD box set'
"It was 09/09/74 when I made my way to the Ally Pally in London to see the omnipotent Grateful Dead for the first time. I had previously booked to go abroad for the first time the next day (destination Morocco) so this was the only show of…"
Apr 17, 2012
andy aitken replied to T Hanssen's discussion 'What is your favorite album this week?'
"As this is a Monday, last week I was playing - 999, Jacob Miller and some live Gentle Giant."
Sep 20, 2011
andy aitken replied to Jeff Thompson's discussion 'Best Online Radio Streams?'
"The Dead Hour on Deadnet and Freakzone on BBC 6 Music."
Sep 7, 2011

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At 7:31am on April 12, 2013, NoDepression said…

Hi Andy,

Just wanted to take a moment to thank you for your comment on the recent Dead post here on No Depression. It means a lot to the folks who blog and post other content here to know that it's being noticed and appreciated. Since the majority of content on this site is crowd-sourced, community involvement is what makes everything here on ND possible. So, thanks again for taking the time to post comments - we really appreciate it!

- Lucca at No Depression

At 11:44am on March 22, 2010, No Depression said…
Hi Andy - Welcome to the No Depression community! We hope you're finding everything okay. Please let us know if you have any questions or feedback (here are some FAQs in case anything's confusing). Thanks for joining. Cheers!
Kim
At 4:12am on March 22, 2010, Rob Ross said…
Hey ho Andy. Good to see you here. I'm sure you'll like this site. Loads of good archives. Check out some of the vids. How's the band coming along with the new drummer??
 
 
 

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