Got linked to this thread by RJLupin2 (thanks!)
Hello Regina fanworld!
New here, but I've been lurking a few times since Regina's Far album, when this board was still on infopop. :-)
I probably won't be here very often (as I'll be busy listening to Regina), but will be if I got somethng to share.
Edit: dang, those formatting tags seem broken :-/
[i]Stats[/i] [b]Name or nickname:[/b]Jelle or Justamelodyinquartz [b]Age:[/b]30 [b]Gender:[/b]male [b]Orientation:[/b]sexual(?): hetrosexual [b]Relationship status:[/b]single [b]Location:[/b]Netherlands [b]Languages:[/b]Dutch, English, some French and German [i]Life[/i]Yes! [b]Occupation:[/b]looking for a job in chemistry [b]Hobbies:[/b]music, cycling, movies, games, parties, dancing [b]Interests:[/b]music, friendship, politics, relationships, human mind and body, life, language, sex, earth, space and information [b]Political Views:[/b]care for the planet and all its inhabitants and yourself, ban money, power and greed where they become problematic [b]Religious Views:[/b]seek truth and thou shall find [i]Favorite Things[/i]hmm I'm kind of against favoritism, there's something in everything, but will try to play ball :-) [b]Foods:[/b]yummy! [b]Color:[/b]can be appreciated if in the human spectrum [b]Books:[/b]I dont read enough, but I'm re-read the Hyperion sci-fi saga again and loving it. [b]TV:[/b]has been sold 5 years ago or so, I watch the news [b]Movies:[/b]so many good ones! Double Indemnity (1944), 2001: A Space Odyssey, Revolutionary Road (warning you'll feel bad), Three Colors trilogy, Dogville, Timecrimes, V For Vendetta, Children Of Men, La Meglio Gioventu, Amelie, Moon, Memento, Wall-E (sorry couldn't stop) [b]Music:[/b]
instrumental: Regina, Bob Marley & The Wailers, Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie must be the most dominant ones. I like lyrics, their context and how they are delivered so these keep me coming back.
electronic: goa trance, psy-trance, psychill, disco [i]Misc[/i] [b]Origin or meaning of your Username:[/b]Reggie's "Happy Hooker" - I think most lyrics online have got it wrong or maybe I did, but in the Brooklyn recording I'm quite sure she sings:
But don't look at me that way baby, I can't help you, my life is just a melody in quads, quads, quartz.
Don't look at me that way baby, I can't help you, my life is just a melody in quartz, quartz, quartz. [b]First time you heard Regina:[/b]Hero and Us in 500 Days Of Summer, instantly hooked. [b]Top 5 Regina Spektor songs:[/b]Woah.. (1 hour later): Ghost Of Corporate Future, Ne Me Quitte Pas (early), Consequence Of Sounds, Reading Time With Pickle; Back Of A Truck, bonus: Dance Anthem Of The 80s [b]Random fact about yourself:[/b]i have long dreadlocks [b]Who/What inspires you:[/b]humor, truth, passion [b]Best thing about last year:[/b]the weather (yeah last year sucked) [b]Looking forward to this year:[/b]finding a job