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  1. 2012-08-14 Los Angeles, CA | Greek Theatre

    She was absolutely FLAWLESS at this show. I always thought she was an incredible performer, but she has actually gotten even better. It's weird. I wouldn't think it possible. And she was not only flawless, but also warm and gracious (as always, I guess). Some idiotic drunk girls in front of us almost ruined the experience for me... They sang along LOUDLY & badly, the entire time and they stood up and danced for most of the show. And it's not like I had anything against them having a good time, but they were not respectful of anyone else whose idea of a good time didn't match their idea. Ugh. It was still an awesome show though. As I love the Greek, and Regina's performance was so overwhelmingly awesome that it mostly overshadowed the stupid people. But I am still slightly disappointed that Regina's shows have turned into "Regina's Greatest Hits Live". I miss the days when she would play non-album, unreleased tracks. Eh, oh well.
  2. Regina KCRW Los Angeles Show- Free Tickets

    I feel so goddamn lucky to have been there. And I've never considered myself lucky (until I met an awesome guy named Nathaniel - and he married me!). I guess my luck has changed! I was not even 6 feet away from her during this show. No one was in front of me. This was my 5th time seeing Regina live and it was the 1st time that I actually heard her voice. I mean, really heard it! She wouldn't have had to sing in a microphone for me to hear her beautiful voice. During the interview portion she was about 3 feet away. Haha! I mean like, right in front of me. If I were to stretch out my arm, I would have touched her. Since I was right in front of her, grinning like an idiot the whole time, at the end of the interview I had the ultimate moment. For 30 seconds she looked at me and she smiled (and I didn't stop smiling the ENTIRE time!!!). I could have died a happy woman that night. SOOOOOO AMAZING!!!! I have to thank the original poster for this again. And thanking isn't really enough. Nothing will top that. Ever.
  3. Regina KCRW Los Angeles Show- Free Tickets

    Thank you so so so so sooooo much, audiotaco!!! I am SO excited about this! You're my hero
  4. Regina KCRW Los Angeles Show- Free Tickets

    I would love 2 tickets! My name is Melissa Stickley. My email is: Melissa.Stickley@gmail.com
  5. 2012-08-14 Los Angeles, CA | Greek Theatre

    SOOOOOO excited about (later tonight, really) tomorrow!!!! I still can't believe that I scored 2ND ROW ORCHESTRA PIT tickets!!!!! I've never seen her this close at a seated show. And I haven't seen her since the first round of the "Far" tour...so it's been a while. I'm bringing my mopey husband along. I can't let him ruin how excited I am (remember, he says that he can't stand her - but he sings her songs when I'm not even playing the music!!! Liar!!! lol!) If anyone wants to say hello to me, let me know where to meet you at the greek
  6. 2012-08-14 Los Angeles, CA | Greek Theatre

    quote: Originally posted by Be like the water, people.: Melissa! No joke, i was just thinking about you yesterday, and i was sad that you hadn't been around lately, and now here you are! Hi! p.s. i have nothing to add about this show. Sorry for off-topic posts lol i hope you all have a lot of fun, of course! Yay Hi!!! How have you been?! Yeah, I'm back on here. I won't be on as much as I was before because I have a job now! Haha! But I'll be on here like crazy again once I don't anymore!
  7. 2012-08-14 Los Angeles, CA | Greek Theatre

    Um, Regina at the Greek?!?!? YESSSS!!! This is one of my favorite venues! I think any seat is a good seat (although I've never been further than halfway back). I have to go! And I'll bring my hubby too. He says he doesn't like Regina - but he's in denial. He'll be a fan after that night!
  8. Melissa Trinchere

    I'm sorry that I'm doing a bit of shameless self promotion...but I've decided to create a topic about myself/my music! My stage name is Melissa Trinchere and I will post gig news and album/song releases in this thread. Feel free to talk about my music and it's ok to post in this thread even if you don't like it. I won't cry and attempt suicide if you don't like my songs, I appreciate (constructive) criticism! But I wanted to tell all of you in the So. California area, I have 3 gigs coming up! Friday, November 2nd @8pm Borders in Rancho Cucamonga Saturday, November 17th @7pm Talking Stick Cafe, Santa Monica Saturday, November 24th @7:30pm C&D's Welcome Cafe, Redondo Beach go here for addresses and phone #'s: http://www.melissatrinchere.com/events/upcoming They are all FREE shows! I'd love to meet my fellow Regina fans in the L.A. area that can make it out. I'll be posting about my new album news soon! Visit my myspace page in my signature and listen to some of my songs
  9. Melissa Trinchere

    Thanks you guys. I'm so lucky to belong to this beautiful Reg community and to be supported by you beautiful people! I'm getting all misty eyed. I'll be doing some more Regina covers in my boyfriend's living room. Coming soon! Stay tuned! Haha. EDIT: You know, I've never listened to "Ave Maria"! I'm curious as to what you're talking about now.
  10. What are you Eeting right now?

    I'm eating super ripe strawberries! (just got finished stuffing my face with gluten free crackers & hummus) It's that time of the month
  11. Melissa Trinchere

    New YouTube vids up! http://www.youtube.com/MelissaTrinchere
  12. Melissa Trinchere

    If you want the hard copy of "Seasons" - you can get it here: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/MelissaTrinchere3
  13. Six Thoughts...

    quote: Originally posted by ThisIsHowItWorks: quote: Originally posted by PilingAndTwisting: 3. I can't sleep, there's too much to think about. Look at you, lifting lines from your own song... haha. yeah
  14. Your Mood in Terms of Regina Songs

    80% Two Birds 20% A Cooler Version
  15. Six Thoughts...

    1. Why do I cry so much? 2. I need to go to sleep. 3. I can't sleep, there's too much to think about. 4. I need to find a good wireless bra. 5. Wish it were my spring break (break from what?) 6. "Maybe a bright sandy beach, is gonna bring you back...back...back"
  16. Which Reginaism fits your day?

    "Born of a sign that carries water...but in a month that brings just...ice"
  17. Melissa Trinchere

    ^ Yeah, so true!
  18. Melissa Trinchere

    ^Thank you! Sure. I'll try to keep you all better updated on my shows.
  19. Regina Spektor Shirt!

    Oh that's really pretty! Wow!
  20. Melissa Trinchere

    Hey guys! How have all of you been? I started a Forum on my official website! If you wanna join, go here: http://www.melissatrinchere.com/forum And you only have a little time left to pre-order my album "Seasons". It will be made/manufactured soon and the standard version pre-order option will disappear! It's at a discounted price...so...yeah! http://exploreseasons.weebly.com/pre-order.html xoxox
  21. Melissa Trinchere

    ^Thank you! I forgot to tell Brumstix about this! I'm such a dodo bird. Hehe. "Lounge" is so fun to sing.
  22. Wee Rants

    quote: Originally posted by Be like the water, people: Melissa, that reeeaally sucks! I think the smartest thing to do is to make sure that his avoidance of you is intentional, and not jump to conclusions. If he definitely has a problem with you being in a relationship, then i guess all you can do is get the work from him and split. You're a very talented artist, so i'm sure you won't have any trouble finding someone to replace him. Good luck! Yeah, that's what I planned to do. I wrote him an email that was friendly and normal, just asking for the files and if he keeps ignoring me, I'm pretty sure it's intentional. All I wanted is to get the stuff I needed and split. He wants to be a big baby about everything so he can just do that...and you're right, I can find other people to work with (I also wasn't planning on working with him again! No way!). Thanks for that, really. quote: Originally posted by baby jesus: And OMG an Instrumental Seasons. I would love to her that! Hehe. It's mainly for song libraries...I'm trying to join a few of them, you know, to get my music into Films and T.V. shows! They usually want 2 versions of the songs, 1 normal version with vocals and one instrumental version. But if you guys want to hear some of them, I'd be happy to share once I finally get them!
  23. Wee Rants

    Someone else removed me from Facebook very soon after I changed my relationship status!!!! This time it was my sound engineer/co-producer for "Seasons"! I really do believe it's what you guys said about men being jerkfaces and still thinking they had a chance with me. Bryan didn't have a girlfriend (to my knowledge) but I have a feeling he kept holding on to the fact that maybe he and I would get together (I regrettably crossed the line with him while we were working together - lesson learned!). And I still need the instrumental versions of "Seasons" from him and he's ignoring all my requests and messages. I don't want to have to bring legal action against him! Why does this have to be so messy?!?!? I know it's partly my fault, but he was never exactly super professional to begin with. %^#&**)+_(%@!!@%$%!!!!!!
  24. Wee Rants

    quote: Originally posted by SugarDrive: well you don't want him anyway! <3 That's right! <3 <3 <3
  25. Wee Rants

    quote: Originally posted by SugarDrive: are you sure it wasn't just a technological issue? i agree that it isn't the best way to deal with something like that. he probably is just trying to get you to crawl back to him. jerkface. Technical issue? I really wish it were that simple. If only things could be that simple! I doubt it is though... I think he is just a jerkface, like you said.