Pete Dembroski commented on John H. McCurdy III's blog post The History of Chicago - Now More Than Ever. Favorites
"I think Stephanie's comment of "he did his job " is really correct. They were desperate to be relevant again - obviously at any cost- and Foster hit it big with the power ballads. I think RL described it perfectly- "it was like being lost in a fores…"
Mar 16
Pete Dembroski commented on John H. McCurdy III's blog post The History of Chicago - Now More Than Ever. Favorites
""What would Terry have said to David Foster" ??

Ha my guess is 2 words - one is a verb and the other is a noun !"
Mar 16
Pete Dembroski replied to Robin's discussion What Music Are You Listening To?
"Thanks, saw that later on You Tube. Ended up getting 3rd row right side w/ M&G.

Never been to Bethel so should be good"
Feb 16
Pete Dembroski replied to Robin's discussion What Music Are You Listening To?
"Any idea what side of the stage RL is on this tour ?? He's been on the right side the last few yrs

Looking to score some seats for Bethel in July"
Feb 15
Pete Dembroski commented on James Castelli's blog post Interesting points about CTA (Chicago I)
"Let me know how it sounds compared to the SACD"
Jan 24
Pete Dembroski commented on James Castelli's blog post Interesting points about CTA (Chicago I)
"Thanks - I heard the Wilson remix was gonna be out soon. I'm gonna need a separate shelf just for all these II remixes, right up there with all the Aja remixes I own. 2 great albums!

The more I think about it I really notice it on the 1st side of I…"
Jan 23
Pete Dembroski commented on James Castelli's blog post Interesting points about CTA (Chicago I)
"I've always said II sounded like it was recorded in a cardboard box, just very flat compared to CTA. Especially on the 1st tracks from both albums. Both recorded at CBS studios BUT with different engineers which is the only thing I can think of that…"
Jan 22
Pete Dembroski replied to Stephanie Carta's discussion Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago
"No problem, I was kidding"
Jan 10
Pete Dembroski replied to Stephanie Carta's discussion Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago
"'Com on Andy - the Scott Muni intro was a classic. You U.K. guys gotta loosen up !

TK's "In the Country" defiantly a highlight"
Jan 9
Pete Dembroski replied to Stephanie Carta's discussion Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago
"A months pay on 2 shows ???

2 words - Money Management !"
Jan 9
Pete Dembroski replied to Stephanie Carta's discussion Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago
"I wasn't old enough to know what the initial reaction was when it was released but it was just sloppy performances from a band everyone was used to hearing perfection from. Great packaging but unfortunately too much quantity and not enough quality.…"
Jan 9
Pete Dembroski replied to Stephanie Carta's discussion Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago
""Listen, if you think I'm here for the money ya could be right ya know ".........."
Jan 9
Pete Dembroski replied to Stephanie Carta's discussion Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago
"March 17th ?? That's the Charleston show - my daughter lives in Charleston, I might surprise her with tixs"
Jan 4
Pete Dembroski replied to Stephanie Carta's discussion Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago
""but they need to be judged not just by studio albums but by their legacy on the road as a live band as well" - AGREED !

I never heard the Xmas albums. As to your favs I'm pretty much with ya but I have to admit I was / am totally underwhelmed with…"
Jan 3
Pete Dembroski replied to Stephanie Carta's discussion Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago
"Stephanie not sure who "romanticizing" about the '70's but there's NO doubt that C's best and most creative work came in the decade of the 70'. Just "Listen" to the stuff from the decades since then and much of it sounds dated and just hasn't held u…"
Jan 3
Pete Dembroski replied to Stephanie Carta's discussion Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago
"How do you not remember Danny ??

That really was one of the main issues of that film and it really was good to see everyone including Danny finally put that issue to rest. Kinda hard to leave him out of a review of this film or for any of the 'orig…"
Jan 3
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