Isle Of Wight - Miles Electric 10 Hunter

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Thu Sep 23, 2010 12:14 am

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Thu Sep 23, 2010 1:31 am

I took my daughter to the Isle of wight in 2007 it was fun listening to The Rolling Stones, Echo & the Bunnymen, Muse, Kasabian, Wolfmother, Snow Patrol while sneaking of to indulge, (yes i am a irresponsible parent) but it was being with my daughter that made it something i will never forget, opposed to being on the isle in 1970 listening to Hendrix,Miles Davis,The Doors,Supertramp, The Who,Moody Blues, Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen and not to forget Tiny Tim :? For me if i could pick a festival to go to in my time machine,(without my daughter of course ) it would be the Isle of Wight 1970, Im sure this print would bring back fond memories if not blurry ones to half a million people. :ziggi:
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 5:38 am

Sweet poster, very very nice.
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 7:07 am

Wow! Deepest, darkest Africa in those colors! I can hear that guitar-like horn as I write this... smells like it's from Miles' psychedelic period.
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 7:16 am

Very nice Dave!!! :clap:
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 8:02 am

anything w/ Miles on it gets my attention..nice print btw :D
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 8:37 am

jlabbate wrote:anything w/ Miles on it gets my attention..nice print btw :D
same here, oh yeah.
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 12:54 pm

The poster's atmosphere is totally Miles. Nice choices on all the components.
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 1:11 pm

Awesome print. I was just listening to A Tribute to Jack Johnson and this fits perfectly with that.
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 3:37 pm

Phenomenal poster.

For me, it perfectly captures this period of Miles career. The colours echo the darkness that can be found in electric Miles. When I first heard Dark Magus it reminded me of more of Sabbath than any jazz I'd heard up until that point.

The furrowed brow and determination in his eyes encapsulate a man who was a master of his art but needed to blow the doors off his own expectations of what music could be. If I make it to eighty I'm sure I'll still be listening to Miles, sitting in a rocking chair thinking .. what the f.... ???? Hopefully looking at this poster while Miles continues to blow my mind.

This poster rules.
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 3:38 pm

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This is a must have for me.....

Great Job Dave..
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 6:10 pm

This is great. I love the choice of colours and the lettering is perfect. Just great.
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Thu Sep 23, 2010 8:17 pm

great work Dave... one of my favorites of yours. This would look great next to my Flores T-Monk. Happy to see the Red Vic series keep on keepin on.
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