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Monday, June 20th, 2005

Posted by:drbrighthead.
Time:5:05 pm.
I heard a pretty much straight jazz track by Amel on KLON-FM. It had a refrain about smoking and drinking and it was just her voice, piano, drums and bass. Does anyone know the title?
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Thursday, June 9th, 2005

Subject:Help!
Posted by:chicken_bazoom.
Time:7:45 pm.
Mood: curious.
Does anyone happen to have the lyrics to, or be able to provide a link to Amel's collaboration with Mondo Grosso titled, "Now You Know Better"?

Please help! Thanks! ^_^
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Wednesday, May 11th, 2005

Subject:New To The Community
Posted by:urbanizdgemini.
Time:7:43 pm.
Mood: Happy.


♥I N T R O

Urbanizd Gemini


Hello all! I am new to the community! I absolutely LOVE Amel Larrieux. I play "Infinite Possibilities" at least twice a week. My favorite song is "Searching For My Soul." You can check out my LJ and see my Amel Layout. I hope to post here often and see some activity here.
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Friday, April 1st, 2005

Subject:Woah, Amel Larriuex the LJ!?
Posted by:drbrighthead.
Time:8:32 pm.
Im a 23-yr old Chemistry undergrad.  And to be honest, I consider myself to be culturally very white and dreadfully square.  I mean I can totally  find Jurassic Five offensive at times. My favorite rapper is MC Solaar cuz I cant tell it when he's cussing.  But when I discovered the video to Amel's single "get up" on BET like 6 years ago in a bout of channel flipping, I was totally hooked.  I subscribe to here mailing list and listen to her stuff on    giantstep records.  This definately proves that Ms. Larrieux has something, cuz she's the only one to expand my narrow mind on the whole soulternative r&b thing!  More LJ's & peeps ought to listen to her, the music scene would be so much better!. 
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Monday, March 28th, 2005

Subject:Hi. ^__^
Posted by:chicken_bazoom.
Time:10:12 pm.
Mood: enthralled.
It's been quiet around here lately ...

Almost done rebuilding my Amel collection and rediscovering Infinite Possibilities. Damn. I missed it.
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Sunday, January 9th, 2005

Subject:!
Posted by:ex_5thbusine842.
Time:4:44 am.
Mood: busy.
no one is posting ! i guess the beauty of this place is that we got most of the amel larrieux peeps on lj together.
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Saturday, December 18th, 2004

Subject:Hi!
Posted by:chicken_bazoom.
Time:11:22 am.
Mood: excited.
I just came across this community and I just had to join.

I've been a huge fan of Amel since her Groove Theory days. She's my favorite artist of all time, and I love her work. She's so amazingly talented and brilliant!

I'm so glad I found a community here about her! Wooohoooooo!
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Friday, September 17th, 2004

Posted by:kum4ter.
Time:8:13 pm.
hey folks. i don't know if i've introduced myself. Maybe i have and y'all just chose to ignore me. Anyway i'm a 25 year old chick from connecticut who just discovered Ms. Larrieux and I'm wondering if anyone knew where i could download some torrents of her music. hit me back!!!
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Thursday, August 19th, 2004

Subject:imagine...
Posted by:ex_5thbusine842.
Time:5:42 pm.
Mood: tired.
... there's a community for those who appreciate amel larrieux. I had never really heard of groove theory but heard of a few songs by them a few times. also, i saw the "get up" video and feel in love with her. So I bought IP and will be getting Brave Bird very soon. absolutely love her.

Can't wait to talk to you guys!
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Monday, July 5th, 2004

Subject:New Member
Posted by:mocha_82.
Time:8:23 pm.
Mood: cheerful.
Hey, everyone. I just joined this group and wanted to say hey. I live in Tokyo, and I was able to see Amel Larrieux perform in April and once in May. Hearing her live was everything I thought it'd be and more. Her voice is serene and spiritual like a angel's. We also had the chance to talk to her a little bit after the choice.

I've been an avid fan of Amel's music since the Groove Theory days and have bought any CD/track she's participated in(Sweetback, Soulive, Stanley Clark, Mondo Grosso,etc.)because I'll always be safe knowing that any song by her is A quality. Sony should be ashamed of themselves for not giving her the necessary promotion for her album. That's showbiz for you...they're only about the $$, quantity over quality, you know? I agree, she is underrated.
Anyhow, looking forward to talkin w/ all of yall.
Peace.

P.S. Did you know that there is a Yahoo Group about Amel Larrieux? In case you didn't, here's the URL.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/amellarrieuxposse/
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Tuesday, May 11th, 2004

Subject:who else do you like??
Posted by:justifyreason.
Time:7:23 am.
Mood: excited.
eeep! I'm so excited that there is an Amel Larrieux community!! She is definitely a diamond in the rough. Obviously she deserves more credit & if they market her right... she could be really big. I'm kinda a selfish fan though and like that she is still small and a "real" artist that I like, not the whole world.

Anyway!!!

This genre of music (whatever you'd call it) doesn't get a whole lot of play on the radio between Britney Spears and 50 cent... so I was just wondering if you guys could recommend some of your fav albums along Amel's sound... guys too...

p.s. along with chill stuff like Amel's, I luh-love stuff I can dance to. So if you guys have dance-able soul/hip-hop recommendations I'd love that too!

Thanks so much guys! (oh, and I'm happy to join the community!)
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Tuesday, February 24th, 2004

Subject:Sup
Posted by:jenc818.
Time:4:22 pm.
Jus joined...i ain't gon speak about how oncredible Amel is cuz im sure mad people do that....anyway im from Cali and have unfortunately been sleepin on Amel for awhile (since the groove theory dayz lol). I finally copped her latest disc "Bravebird" and fell in love all over again. Heard some tracks from Infinite Possibilities and need to get that one...

anyway...waitin for her to come to LA so i could see her live...

ya'll be safe

Jen
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Thursday, February 5th, 2004

Posted by:_78allure.
Time:11:37 pm.
I cannot seem to find her CD anywhere in my area. Im not too surprised about them not having it in VA... but DC or MD should have it definately. I guess Ill just have to look harder or order online (which I hate)
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Friday, January 30th, 2004

Subject:...and if you see it send it home
Posted by:superjoy.
Time:12:43 am.
Well...
I bought Bravebird on Tuesday (got the last copy at Best Buy... though I doubt they had too many in stock to begin with). So far I like Amel's first solo album better, content-wise. However, I will have to listen to Bravebird a lot more in order to suitably critic it. Anyhow, if you're an Amel fan, you have to buy the new album, nuff said. Keep up the good taste kiddies!

p.s. I'm still waiting to see Amel live = (
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Posted by:anekona.
Time:1:41 am.
well amel's new album is officially out. finally!
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Thursday, January 15th, 2004

Posted by:littlemisscat.
Time:10:10 am.
Mood: curious.
Hello y´all...I see no-one has posted for a while, but thought I would drop a line and send my love out to the soulful Amel. I love her debut album...I need more!! I hope we can keep this comm going.
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Monday, June 2nd, 2003

Subject:Songs from new album
Posted by:coffebrown.
Time:1:33 am.
On Amazon.com there are new previews to Amelly's new album BraveBird. I tried to get a sampling the other day but it would not let me so I am just giving you guys the heads up. Hopefully this community won't be so dead soon.
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Monday, March 31st, 2003

Subject:hello all!
Posted by:jubilantsun.
Time:4:29 pm.
i am new! i joined because i love amel and cant wait to talk to people who love her too!
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Tuesday, December 31st, 2002

Subject:hey
Posted by:gabe8485.
Time:11:10 pm.
Mood: awake.
hey I'm gabe, i'm a newbie & i joined b/c i like neo-soul(4 ex. Amel L.). I'll talk later, bye
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Monday, December 30th, 2002

Subject:*waves*
Posted by:fungfupie.
Time:5:23 pm.
Mood: contemplative.
hi i just joined the community just wanted to say hi
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