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by GekkoP
Tue May 18, 2021 10:40 am
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: Italy
Replies: 49
Views: 7527

Re: Italy

One of the best we had died: rest in peace, Franco.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cLJp-YJeuzc
by GekkoP
Fri May 14, 2021 5:55 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: Movies, Flicks, Films, Videos, cinematography
Replies: 1354
Views: 119106

Re: Movies, Flicks, Films, Videos, cinematography

The Woman in the Window

One of my favourite of this year.
by GekkoP
Thu May 13, 2021 12:43 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: BOOK! (Hardcopy edition)
Replies: 416
Views: 47270

Re: BOOK! (Hardcopy edition)

Next I'll go with a long overdue approach to the whole Divine Comedy . I got a splendid critical edition at a cheap price and good conditions. This is blowing my mind off, but maybe a bit of context can help understand why I am reading this. In Italy's high schools, over the span of five years you ...
by GekkoP
Thu May 13, 2021 9:30 am
Forum: HOW-TO (/usr/share/man)
Topic: Emacs tips and tricks
Replies: 442
Views: 59460

Re: Emacs tips and tricks

This has been really useful lately: https://github.com/bdarcus/bibtex-actions
by GekkoP
Wed May 12, 2021 3:04 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: TV series
Replies: 769
Views: 82746

Re: TV series

You guys have the same patience with Neflix that I have with bad films.
by GekkoP
Wed May 12, 2021 1:22 pm
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: new wave
Replies: 44
Views: 7993

Re: new wave

I only knew a couple of songs from Shriekback, then I discovered they're from this record: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNA4MDc ... 8lJzjOHYUh
by GekkoP
Wed May 12, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: SCRIPTS & PACKAGES (/usr/bin)
Topic: fzf - CLI fuzzy finder
Replies: 12
Views: 2646

Re: fzf - CLI fuzzy finder

Sexy (!?) examples.
by GekkoP
Tue May 11, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: TV series
Replies: 769
Views: 82746

Re: TV series

A short one I am looking forward to: https://entertainment-focus.com/2021/05 ... e-trailer/
by GekkoP
Mon May 10, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: Movies, Flicks, Films, Videos, cinematography
Replies: 1354
Views: 119106

Re: Movies, Flicks, Films, Videos, cinematography

Bumped into David Lean's classic Brief Encounter yesterday. A delightful work on close-ups that really made me wonder about the distinction between dialogues and background noise.
by GekkoP
Mon May 10, 2021 1:22 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: TV series
Replies: 769
Views: 82746

Re: TV series

Sad Gypsy got cancelled after one season.
by GekkoP
Mon May 10, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: Electronic sounds thread
Replies: 540
Views: 68080

Re: Electronic sounds thread

^ The whole record has been on repeat since Saturday. My kind of vibes, definitely.
by GekkoP
Sat May 08, 2021 8:11 am
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: Electronic sounds thread
Replies: 540
Views: 68080

Re: Electronic sounds thread

^ Going for it right about now, thanks!
by GekkoP
Fri May 07, 2021 7:39 am
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: Random Internet Thread
Replies: 1861
Views: 176260

Re: Random Internet Thread

Damn, I am getting old.
by GekkoP
Thu May 06, 2021 9:44 am
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: BOOK! (Hardcopy edition)
Replies: 416
Views: 47270

Re: BOOK! (Hardcopy edition)

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Almost done with it, and being a Wallace fan I loved it.

Next I'll go with a long overdue approach to the whole Divine Comedy. I got a splendid critical edition at a cheap price and good conditions.
by GekkoP
Thu May 06, 2021 8:26 am
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: Electronic sounds thread
Replies: 540
Views: 68080

Re: Electronic sounds thread

^ Have to give another proper listening, but I wasn't hit as hard as I expected from this. I prefer the mixes included in the original album, but it might be a question of just how much I listened to those of course.
by GekkoP
Thu May 06, 2021 8:02 am
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: Random Internet Thread
Replies: 1861
Views: 176260

Re: Random Internet Thread

by GekkoP
Wed May 05, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: Something to celebrate? Do it here!
Replies: 24
Views: 1119

Re: Something to celebrate? Do it here!

Olimpia Milan won game 5 against Bayern Munich last night and so they are going to the EuroLeague Final Four. I am more than happy for this.
by GekkoP
Wed May 05, 2021 8:08 am
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: Electronic sounds thread
Replies: 540
Views: 68080

Re: Electronic sounds thread

This landed here yesterday: https://rm.lnk.to/CrookedMachineEM

I guess I have the soundtrack for today's coding.
by GekkoP
Fri Apr 30, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: Italy
Replies: 49
Views: 7527

Re: Italy

gutterslob wrote:
Fri Apr 30, 2021 11:47 am
I guess what they say is true. You Italians really do it better.
Only with music. The rest has been pretty going downwards since ages.
by GekkoP
Fri Apr 30, 2021 10:40 am
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: Italy
Replies: 49
Views: 7527

Re: Italy

^ There is a volume 2 I didn't notice. Great corny stuff again.