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Suffet 22 Jun 01 - 04:43 PM
GUEST,My name is Joanne 22 Jun 01 - 05:05 PM
mousethief 22 Jun 01 - 05:11 PM
Charley Noble 22 Jun 01 - 05:45 PM
Amergin 22 Jun 01 - 08:15 PM
Gypsy 23 Jun 01 - 12:09 AM
2 in harmony 23 Jun 01 - 01:04 AM
Peter Kasin 23 Jun 01 - 01:51 AM
Lucius 23 Jun 01 - 02:26 AM
RoyH (Burl) 23 Jun 01 - 05:28 AM
Suffet 25 Jun 01 - 09:27 PM
Liam's Brother 25 Jun 01 - 10:19 PM
marsh 27 Jun 01 - 10:07 AM
Jim Cheydi 27 Jun 01 - 10:33 AM
kendall 27 Jun 01 - 11:09 AM
Suffet 30 Jun 01 - 03:16 AM
GUEST,aesop 30 Jun 01 - 11:02 PM
Sandy Paton 30 Jun 01 - 11:57 PM
Suffet 04 Jul 01 - 10:21 AM
ukelady 12 Jul 01 - 05:43 PM
InOBU 13 Jul 01 - 08:53 AM
GUEST,Janice in NJ 13 Jul 01 - 12:06 PM
GUEST,Winick (at work) 13 Jul 01 - 12:09 PM
DaveJ 13 Jul 01 - 12:39 PM
DaveJ 13 Jul 01 - 12:54 PM
Suffet 14 Jul 01 - 06:23 PM
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Suffet 17 Jul 01 - 06:48 AM
GUEST,Wendy S. 17 Jul 01 - 04:07 PM
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Subject: David Jones
From: Suffet
Date: 22 Jun 01 - 04:43 PM

Any David Jones fans out there? This British-born singer is going to be appearing at the Seaman's Church Institute in New York City on the evening of July 19, 2001. That's a Thursday, and the show will start at 8 PM. That gives you enough time to get home, freshen up, and maybe get a bite to eat before stepping out.

The Seaman's Church Institute is at 241 Water Street, just a short walk north from the South Street Seaport Museum. The concert will take place in the Seafarers' Club on the second floor.

David Jones has an enormous repertoire of songs from both sides of the Atlantic. He sings both a capella and with guitar or concertina accompaniment, and he involves his audience in refrains and choruses ranging from boisterous to sentimental. And he's a damn funny story teller as well. Maybe some of you remember David from Poor Old Horse.

This concert is a special summer addition to the New York Pinewoods Folk Music Club "Folk Off-Broadway" series. General admission is $10. NYPFMC members pay just $9.

--- Steve


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: GUEST,My name is Joanne
Date: 22 Jun 01 - 05:05 PM

Jones is okay. So is Dolenz.

Tork is better.

Nesmith is best.


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: mousethief
Date: 22 Jun 01 - 05:11 PM

Nesmith is best at what? Singing? Hardly. Sure could write, though.

Alex


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Charley Noble
Date: 22 Jun 01 - 05:45 PM

Ask David to sing "Let's Have a Cup of Tea", the ultimate movers and shakers song. Wish I could be there.


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Amergin
Date: 22 Jun 01 - 08:15 PM

doesn't he have a famous locker?


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Gypsy
Date: 23 Jun 01 - 12:09 AM

Gee, and i thought this was touting our missionary in the Ukraine! And yes, we DO call him Davey.


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: 2 in harmony
Date: 23 Jun 01 - 01:04 AM

Thanks for info on Davey Jones upcoming July 19 concert. His experience and natural, friendly rapport make his concerts extra special. Not ususally included in these is his passion for singing American Broadway Musical numbers. I've heard him in informal, spontaeous situations and his voice holds its own against our original production Broadway leads. Never know what will happen next.


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Peter Kasin
Date: 23 Jun 01 - 01:51 AM

David Jones is one of the singers who was an early inspiration for me when I first started listening to sea music. The album "Songs Of The Tall Ships" which he recorded with two other members of The Starboard List was one I used to check out of the library often, along with MacColl and Lloyd, and Louis Killen. Now it's on a double CD along with their second album. I heard him perform solo a few years ago and he is a fine performer indeed, and as 2 in harmony points out, has good stage rapport - a great sense of humor. Thanks for the heads-up, Suffet.

-chanteyranger


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Lucius
Date: 23 Jun 01 - 02:26 AM

He taught a song to a friend of mine. Something to the effect of "all on a summer's evening". Does it sound familiar? Has it been recorded? If I were closer to NYC, I'd be there.

Lucius


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: RoyH (Burl)
Date: 23 Jun 01 - 05:28 AM

All of you - get out there and hear David. He is GOOD. I'm telling ya! Burl


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Suffet
Date: 25 Jun 01 - 09:27 PM

Keeping it fresh!


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Liam's Brother
Date: 25 Jun 01 - 10:19 PM

I first met David about 30 years ago. He and Liam (Yes, there is a Liam Milner) and a few other guys were singing at South Street Seaport in New York and I started singing with them too. Later Dave and Charlie O'Hegarty were resident singers at The Eagle Tavern in NYC.

I've heard a lot of David and a lot of other singers as well. He is one of the best. Should be a really fine concert!

All the best,
Dan Milner


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: marsh
Date: 27 Jun 01 - 10:07 AM

Ditto! David is a great singer with a stupendous set of pipes!


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Jim Cheydi
Date: 27 Jun 01 - 10:33 AM

Has he changed his name back from Bowie then?


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: kendall
Date: 27 Jun 01 - 11:09 AM

Ask him to sing the one about the jogger. He is well worth seeing.


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Suffet
Date: 30 Jun 01 - 03:16 AM

Keeping thread refreshed. Remember: David Jones at the Seamen's Church Institute in New York City, Thursday, July 19, 2001, at 8 PM. See initial message for details.

--- Steve


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: GUEST,aesop
Date: 30 Jun 01 - 11:02 PM

David is the greatest! Don't miss this one.


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Sandy Paton
Date: 30 Jun 01 - 11:57 PM

"Brown Boots" will break your heart! David has two CDs available from Folk-Legacy, plus the Starboard List CD mentioned above. Damn fine singer!

Sandy


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Subject: Bermuda Quadrangle
From: Suffet
Date: 04 Jul 01 - 10:21 AM

And if you really like David Jones, you can also hear him as part of BERMUDA QUADRANGLE, along with Jerry Epstein, Jeff Davis, and Jeff Warner. This is their first reunion concert in 7 years!

Monday, August 20, 2001
8 PM sharp
Dibner Hall Auditorium € Polytechnic University
Metrotech Center € Brooklyn, NY

General admission: $13.
NY Pinewoods members: $10.
Children: $6.

For more info: (718) 429-3437

NY Pinewoods website: http://www.folkmusicny.org


--- Steve


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: ukelady
Date: 12 Jul 01 - 05:43 PM

I am personally looking forward to David's (not Davey)concert for the NY Pinewoods Folk Music Club. I always enjoy listening to him when he performs. I have had the pleasure of sharing the stage in humorous song sessions at festivals with him, and he is always a treat. David performs a wide range of material, and all of it well. With some performers I want to say, "Oh, no. Not again." For David I say, "Oh great. I'll be there, for sure." Mudcatters, come and say hello to us at the concert. Evy (ukelady)


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: InOBU
Date: 13 Jul 01 - 08:53 AM

Hey Dan! Was Richard Fuetrell playing with David then? I'm still in touch with him, if you want to say hi to him... Richie is living in a rather isolated place, and always is happy to hear from old friends. For those who don't know him, Richard is a fine boat carpenter, welder and fiddler, with a few good old songs as well... Cheers, Larry


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: GUEST,Janice in NJ
Date: 13 Jul 01 - 12:06 PM

David Jones is both an exceptionally fine singer and a wonderfully charming storyteller. Go hear him if you can.


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: GUEST,Winick (at work)
Date: 13 Jul 01 - 12:09 PM

Just another plug for David--great singer, fabulous repertoire. I don't know him well personally, but I know he's a nice bloke. I always get a thank you note after I write a review of one of his albums. One time, when I reviewed the Starboard List, he told me I'd been TOO generous, as a few of the tracks were crap. I love that!

Steve


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: DaveJ
Date: 13 Jul 01 - 12:39 PM

Someone said on an earlier thread that he had been at Oldsongs last year(2000). My problem is that I don't remember seeing him there. Can anyone confirm this. (CRS might be setting in*g*). I did pick up one of his CDs at Sandy Paton's kiosk, however. I just don't remember the title. Something about tall ships/?/ (Oh well, must be CRS). Any way I highly recommend his music.

DaveJones (who is not related to the folksinger, or the 'monkey', or the rocksinger[who changed his name to 'Bowie' because he couldn't stand the monkey])


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: DaveJ
Date: 13 Jul 01 - 12:54 PM

Ah, a little web searching helps where memory fails! The album I mentioned was Songs of Tall Ships. This info. and much more is available from David Jones' web site.

DaveJ


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Suffet
Date: 14 Jul 01 - 06:23 PM

Reminder...
David Jones in Concert
Thursday, July 19, 2001
8 PM
Seamen's Church Institute
241 Water Street, 2nd floor
New York City
General admission: $10
New York Pinewoods members: $9

New York Pinewoods website: http://www.folkmusicny.org

--- Steve


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Art Thieme
Date: 14 Jul 01 - 07:09 PM

David Jones does "Arthur McBryde" better than anyone else I've ever heard do it. Be sure to ask for that one and tell David that I send my best regards to him.

A fine fellow and a fine singer.

Art Thieme


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Suffet
Date: 17 Jul 01 - 06:48 AM

Reminder: Two chances are coming up to hear David Jones at New York Pinewoods Folk Music Club events in New York City.

Thursday, 7/19/01, 8 PM, by himself at the Seamen's Church Institute, 241 Water Street in Lower Manhattan, 2nd floor. Admission: $10. NYPFMC members: $9.

Monday, 8/20/01, 8 PM, as part of Bermuda Quadrangle at the Dibner Hall Auditorium of Polytechnic University, 5 Metrotech Center in Downtown Brooklyn. Admission: $13. NYPFMC members: $10. Children: $6. In addition to David Jones, Bermuda Quadrangle includes Jeff Davis, Jerry Epstein, and Jeff Warner.

Please visit the New York Pinewoods website: http://www.folkmusicny.org


--- Steve


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: GUEST,Wendy S.
Date: 17 Jul 01 - 04:07 PM

If I were in New York I would be there both times, but I'm not so I won't. My loss. Don't make it yours.


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Subject: RE: David Jones
From: Suffet
Date: 18 Jul 01 - 07:28 AM

Keeping the thread refreshed.


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