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Topic: Guy Pratt


  
  MP3.com Search Results for: [ pratt ]
Andy Pratt attained vast critical acclaim in the 1970s, mostly based on the albums Andy Pratt (1973) and, particularly, Resolution, (1976) which Rolling Stone magazine raved "has forever changed the face of rock." Though Pratt never gained the commercial success that many predicted, he nonetheless was seen as one of the most unique...
Psych-pop quartet the Fletcher Pratt split the difference between the garage rock scene that gripped their native Detroit at the start of the 21st century and the more ambitious psychedelic leanings of Elephant 6 bands the Lilys and Cotton Mather.
Yet Alfred Pratt's historical legacy is a vivid panorama, representing a reversal in the normal sense of continental drift in jazz.
www.mp3.com /pratt   (411 words)

  
 Tim Pratt The Strange Adventures of Rangergirl Reviewed By Rick Kleffel
Pratt's bad guy is not in the least bit human, and not even really a character in the normal sense of the word.
Pratt's the kind of guy who wants to scare you with ideas, not splatter you with vomit.
Pratt's smart enough to know that the audience plays a big part in creating that world, which is why he spends so much time on the minutia of the characters and setting.
trashotron.com /agony/reviews/2006/pratt-rangergirl.htm   (931 words)

  
 Time of Death
Pratt looks up and asks if he was in prison there and Charlie affirms.
When Pratt asked him what he was in for, Charlie told him he killed a man for asking too many questions.
Pratt makes a remark and again asks why they are wasting their time with someone in end stage liver failure.
www.erheadquarters.com /episodes/11/11229.htm   (2877 words)

  
 The Transaction Guy: Phillies Re-Sign Pratt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
He seems to be comfortable with the role, knows how to work a walk when he does get a chance to bat, and is a decent glove man. Pratt also seems to be on Larry Bowa’s good side, which is the only side you want to be on if Bowa is your manager.
Leaving aside the question of just how much a guy who got to the plate less than 150 times can really mean to a club, this is a solid signing for Philly.
pratt offers improved defense and comparable or better offense to help fill a fl hole in the cub lineup, and the opportunity cost is low.
www.all-baseball.com /transactionguy/archives/008160.html   (418 words)

  
 ABS-CBN Interactive
Pratt, who worked with Madonna on her "Like a Prayer" album, portrays her almost as a cartoon character with a real scream of a speaking voice.
Pratt wanted to be a bass player since he was 12 years old practicing in front of the mirror.
At 43, Pratt keeps his feet firmly on the ground and could never be accused of delusions of grandeur amid all the rock bombast and hype.
www.abs-cbnnews.com /storypage.aspx?StoryId=13302   (1155 words)

  
 Television Without Pity » ER » Abby Normal
Pratt shows up and recognizes the guy, asking him gently and in a brotherly way whether he was using cocaine or ephedrine or something.
Pratt nods his understanding, and then pulls Neela aside and asks her to run a tox screen anyway, because he thinks that guy's as full of drugs as he is shit.
Pratt's irritated with her, because they have a patient.
www.televisionwithoutpity.com /articles/content/a3657/index-6.html   (503 words)

  
 newsobserver.com | Young pianist, different drummer
Pratt's interpretations have always been unconventional, replacing a work's usual accents and rhythms with a meditative focus that seems almost improvisatory.
Pratt's style fit this version well, the deeply private underscoring of the work's gravity and the overwhelming weight of the huge chords at the end an exhilarating ride.
Pratt's singularity of vision and confidence in its execution deserve respect and admiration.
www.newsobserver.com /105/story/422734.html   (520 words)

  
 Northpinellas: History is in his bloodline
Guy McMullen, left, shares a word with his nurse, Edi Darr, and Paige Noel, living history interpreter at Heritage Village, on the porch of the log cabin where he grew up.
LARGO - After a lifetime as the scion of one of Pinellas County's pioneer families, Guy McMullen might be tired of telling his family's story by now.
The last surviving grandchild of James Parramore McMullen, a 19th century Pinellas County pioneer and settler, Guy McMullen was interviewed by the junior docents, or young tour guides, of Heritage Village as part of their summer program.
www.sptimes.com /2004/07/03/Northpinellas/History_is_in_his_blo.shtml   (762 words)

  
 Who Is Guy Pratt.
Studied for graphic designer, but Guy decided to pursue a career in music which took off when he was asked to join the then massive in Australia Icehouse for a world tour at the tender age of 19.
The day after the release of the album The Queen is dead, the Smiths were preparing for a 27 date American tour and assumed that Andy Rourke's drug conviction would scupper his chances of a visa.
The band drafted in Guy Pratt and Rourke taught him his parts.
home.hetnet.nl /~nickgielkens/who_prattguy.htm   (407 words)

  
 Mike Pratt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mike Pratt (born June 7, 1931, London, England; died July 10, 1976) was an English actor known for his work on British television in the 1960s and early 1970s.
Pratt is probably best known for his role as Jeff Randall in Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased).
Pratt was also a songwriter who collaborated with Lionel Bart on many of Tommy Steele's early hits in the late 50s and early 60s.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mike_Pratt   (223 words)

  
 Victoria Pratt, Jeff Bell | Interviews | SCI FI Weekly
From Pratt's Mutant X to Bell's Angel (not to mention throwing in a bit of Adam Baldwin's Firefly), the new ABC series Day Break offers up a pretty strong sci-fi pedigree.
Pratt: I think that you'll watch the series and kind of gradually fall in love with every character, or at least fall in understanding with every character.
He's a type of guy who you want to work with and then, you know, go out on the weekend and have cocktails with.
www.scifi.com /sfw/interviews/sfw14073.html   (3043 words)

  
 RICHARD BUCKNALL MANAGEMENT - GUY PRATT
Guy Pratt was born in London in 1962, the son of Songwriter/Actor Mike Pratt, who was probably best known for known for writing Tommy Steele's children's classic "The Little White Bull" and playing Jeff Randall in Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased).
After a brief stint as a graphic designer Guy decided to pursue a career in music which took off when he was asked to join the then massive in Australia Icehouse for a world tour at the tender age of 19.
Back in London Guy has played on countless hit records for the likes of Tom Jones, Sophie Ellis Bextor, Iggy Pop, The Pretenders, Ronan Keating, Electronic, Echo and the Bunnymen, Lemon Jelly, The Orb, Nathalie Imbruglia, All Saints, Bond, and Elton John.
www.rbmcomedy.com /guypratt.html   (346 words)

  
 AfterEllen.com - ER Recap - Episode 11.17   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
He keeps telling the story, and the music swells, and we're supposed to feel the tragedy and the loss and the sorrow, and I do, but not because of this stupid show — I didn't need Gallant to tell me that the war is hellish and wrong and generally sucks.
She volunteers Pratt to walk the kid to school for a week.
She gives Pratt her spiel about the domestic violence program and tells him to come by and see it in action sometime.
www.afterellen.com /TV/er/recaps/11-17.html   (1828 words)

  
 Monday Bunday   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Pratt has a small stuffed bunny I think I got her for an Easter present one year.
Twizzle doesn't know Ollie is around yet, and since he is so much bigger and also tends to be territorial we shall keep the Land of Ollie and Twizzlevania far from one another for now.
Twizzle has bullying habits at times, and the little guy would be no match for him.
www.prattoons.blogspot.com   (1186 words)

  
 A Year in Review: Roger Waters and David Gilmour 2006
Guy Pratt is talking to some women, beside me is Steve Di and he says Hi to me and I say Hi back.
I ask Guy how Scott Page is and he says he was at one of the LA Shows and still has the "Uber Mullet" and still looks the same.
Guy Pratt is a very funny man and really nice to chat too.
www.neptunepinkfloyd.co.uk /magazine/2006/12/year-in-review.php   (4167 words)

  
 David Gilmour: Guy Pratt
Guys Bass playing was just great live, nice fella too had a good laugh when my missus and i were bantering through the gig at the bridgewater hall, Rick Wright also had a little banter from a far, that may have just been wind.
I especially like Guy's melodic bass riffs and I would compare him to a McCartney, but with a bit more funky and heavier, and he gets great and warm bass tone...great work Guy, you are also one of my fave bassists of late.
Guy walked up to the guard in question, who happened to be a lady and told her to make sure she kept a close eye on his guitars.
davidgilmour.musicblog.co.uk /2006/07/guy_pratt.html   (12336 words)

  
 Independent Online Edition > Reviews   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Nonchalant and self-effacing, Pratt recollects the crews, the drugs, the backstage girls and the thrill of a dressing-room complete with gas hob.
He role-plays the neurosis of a session musician, wanting but not wanting to be watched, inanely running on the spot as instructed, scrutinised by fans in the front row.
His rock'n'roll inclination to smash a guitar on stage is thwarted by the instrument's sturdy "through-body" neck - the ensuing crazed murder scene demonstrating the guitar's bloody-minded resilience.
enjoyment.independent.co.uk /theatre/reviews/article2027372.ece   (468 words)

  
 Claire Walker PR - Guy Pratt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Set mainly during the madness of the 1980's Guy recounts extraordinary tales of life on the road - and off the wall - with some of the giants of Music including Pink Floyd, Madonna and Michael Jackson.
Guy's career in music took off when, at the tender age of 19, he was asked to join the, then massive, band Icehouse for a world tour, part of which included supporting David Bowie on the legendary "Serious Moonlight " tour of 1983.
Guy has also won a Grammy and been nominated for 2 Ivor Novello Awards.
www.clairewalkerpr.com /2006/guy_pratt/guy_pratt.html   (450 words)

  
 GUY PRATT LIVE SHOW - WIN TICKETS!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Last month, we brought you the news that Guy Pratt, who very ably took care of bass duties on David Gilmour's On An Island tour, had arranged some more of his fantastic one-man shows.
Guy has naturally has added material from David's tour to his show, which now includes anecdotes relating to his work not only with David and the Floyd, but also other luminaries such as Michael Jackson, Madonna, Bryan Ferry, and Whitesnake's David Coverdale.
At breathtaking pace, Guy brings to vivid life some of the absurdities of life on the road, and the absurd characters, too.
www.brain-damage.co.uk /old/news/0610111.html   (430 words)

  
 Independent Online Edition > Reviews   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Guy Pratt is in a dingy punk club in London in the late Seventies when a punk called something improbable like Poison Hatchet approaches him.
The punk-moniker anecdote is a perfect microcosm of Pratt's wonderful show, an hour of stories and sublime bass-playing from a man who has stood in the wings of recent pop history.
The refreshing aspect of this pop-anorak heaven is Pratt's modesty.
enjoyment.independent.co.uk /music/reviews/article306708.ece   (253 words)

  
 Guy Pratt interview
First of all Guy, thank you for talking with Outside the wall.
Thank you very much Guy, that is all I have for you, but I gave fans the opportunity to ask you a question and have selected a few of
My question would be if their are any plans for a DVD of his "Guy Pratt - My Bass and Other Animals" shows.
www.outsidethewall.net /Pratt.html   (1708 words)

  
 These Vintage Years! - Bryan Ferry and Roxy Music - Guy Pratt
Guy Pratt plays the bass on the post-Waters Pink Floyd CD's The Division Bell and Pulse and the soundtrack for La Carrera Panamericana.
Guy has also made studio sessions with the Dream Academy and Jimmy Nail, Madonna, Michael Jackson amongst others and performed with David Gilmour at the Chelsea Arts Ball in London 1992.
Guy Will be joining Roxy Music for their show at Isle Of Wight Festival on 11th June 2005.
moo.vivaroxymusic.com /1459   (182 words)

  
 The Pink Floyd Who is who - P
Aubrey Powell was one of the founding members of design team Hipgnosis known for their cover art for Pink Floyd and other artists.
Guy Pratt plays the bass on the post-Waters CD's The Division Bell and Pulse and the soundtrack for La Carrera Panamericana.
Pratt also made studio sessions with the Dream Academy and Jimmy Nail amongst others and performed with David Gilmour at the Chelsea Arts Ball in London 1992.
www.pinkfloydhyperbase.dk /who/p.htm   (452 words)

  
 David Gilmour: Guy Pratt at Abbey Road
Guy does a fantastic job during the DSoT album for that song as well as for Money and On the Turning Away.
Posted by: Mieszko at January 7, 2006 02:35 PM Guy Pratt is an amazing bass guitar player and his bass work on the live version of Shine on You Crazy Diamond, Sorrow, One of These Days, etc from Pulse is so immaculate and beautiful.
Guy shows his stamina here and also performs a wonderfully wierd and trippy solo.
davidgilmour.musicblog.co.uk /archives/2006/01/guy_pratt_at_ab.html   (4357 words)

  
 GUY PRATT - FIRST LONDON WEST END SHOW
Whilst he was up in Scotland, we had the opportunity to interview Guy, who obviously has many interesting tales to tell - and this week's show gave a great taster of these.
Enough time for a brief whizz through his career, but one was left with the feeling that there was so much more he could have related, had he the time.
Guy brings to vivid life some of the absurdities of life on the road, and the absurd characters, too.
www.brain-damage.co.uk /old/news/0510263.html   (583 words)

  
 Guy Songs - This Might Be A Wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Asbury Park - "I swore to the guy that the guy who took his beer"
Village Gate Concert Promo - "Weren't you that guy in that band They Might Be Giants that I was in?"
Guy Pratt - played bass on I've Got A Fang
www.tmbw.net /wiki/index.php/Guy_Songs   (472 words)

  
 bigchill.net -bass pratt likes music palmer robert david
Join legendary Bassist Guy Pratt on a hilarious journey from teenage bedroom to stadium, armed only with his Bass Guitar.
Having played bass professionally for over 20 years MY BASS and OTHER ANIMALS tells the story of his fascinating career as a bass player, a career that involved working with some of the world’s top performers as well as playing groundbreaking shows in Venice and Moscow.
After his first big break as a bassist in 1982 when he was asked to join Australian band Icehouse Guy went on to work with the likes of Pink Floyd, Madonna, Bryan Ferry, Robert Palmer, Michael Jackson and was even in The Smiths for a week.
www.bigchill.net /story/1658/guyprattartistprofile.html   (601 words)

  
 Yorkshire UFO Trio - Unexplained Mysteries Discussion Forums
The guy actually saw a Ufo in the sky but it was bright, luminous orange.
The story that i have of this photo, is that Pratt was in his house at the time doing something (I don't know what), when he heard a noise coming from outside, so he looked out the window and saw the UFO's, he ran to get his camera and took the photo above.
I too have read the report that the guy Pratt, actually confessed that he painted the 'ufo's' onto the window.
www.unexplained-mysteries.com /forum/index.php?showtopic=764   (596 words)

  
 David Gilmour: Guy Pratt Q&A
In continuing with Guy's shameless hijacking of the blog, Pink Floyd's comedic genius has agreed to answer some of your questions.
Alas i was not there for the seed that was sown that became PINK FLOYD but hey I saw you in 88 and that was my well spring for this fan to become a FAN or as we like to call an irregular.
Guy feels the presure during a recent sponsership gig at the Persil factory.
davidgilmour.musicblog.co.uk /2006/10/guy_pratt_qa.html   (6545 words)

  
 McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK - Coach plans to win with running
He stated the team will try to be balanced, and that they will try to get the ball in as many people’s hands as possible.
His defensive scheme will be one the Buffaloes have experience with, and one Pratt — who comes to McAlester from South Grand Prairie school system in Texas where he was defensive coordinator — has been using for several years.
Pratt has been running that defense for the last four years at South Grand Prairie.
www.mcalesternews.com /sports/local_story_179105215.html   (491 words)

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