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Isaac Hayes given the shaft

Discussion in 'Breaking and Major News about Scientology' started by triumph, Jun 17, 2019.

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  1. triumph

    triumph Silver Meritorious Patron

    Showbiz 411
    “Shaft” Gives the Shaft to Oscar-Winning Composer, R&B Hero Isaac Hayes, Leaves Out Famous Music from New Film

    The producers of the new movie, says Isaac’s son Isaac Hayes III on social media, refused to make a deal with him. This sounds a lot like what happened last year to the miserable reboot of “Superfly” without Curtis Mayfield’s signature score. You can hear what he has to say here:

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    Isaac Hayes was a musical genius, but he suffered financially when he was alive. For most of his career, he lost the rights to his songs in bankruptcy. He was co-opted by Scientology, which in the end ruined his career and added to his ailing health.


    by Roger Friedman - June 13, 2019, 2:22 pm
    https://www.showbiz411.com/2019/06/...to-oscar-winning-composer-rb-hero-isaac-hayes


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    Isaac Hayes III on SoundCloud
    https://soundcloud.com/isaachayes1/how-does-a-shaft-soundtrack-get-made-without-isaac-hayes
     
  2. Cat's Squirrel

    Cat's Squirrel Gold Meritorious Patron

    Sacrilege. Here's a live version of that great track (the band as well as the crowd seem to be enjoying themselves);

     
  3. Cat's Squirrel

    Cat's Squirrel Gold Meritorious Patron

    Just asking for a friend here :p ; How old do you have to be before you're supposed to stop finding it funny to say, "He's a constipated man" instead of, "He's a complicated man?"
     
  4. Enthetan

    Enthetan Master of Disaster

    Psyllium works for me (Yes, I know, too much information).

    It also apparently has lowered my cholesterol level as a bonus.
     
  5. Cat's Squirrel

    Cat's Squirrel Gold Meritorious Patron

    Thanks Enthetan. I use one called Normacol (probably too much information as well), but yes I've seen psyllium recommended. There was one I tried where I didn't like the somedwhat slimy texture (and that might have been it).

    Anyway, back to my Isaac Hayes clip; wasn't that band tight? They must have rehearsed that one every way come Sunday; everyone in the band knew exactly what to do and when. (I also noticed the shape Isaac made with his hands when he sang "his woman" :) ).

    I've just found the setlist for that show (at the Glastonbury music festival in England in 2002) in case anyone's interested;

    https://www.setlist.fm/setlist/isaac-hayes/2002/worthy-farm-pilton-england-bcbeda6.html
     
  6. Enthetan

    Enthetan Master of Disaster

    I use capsules. No taste or texture issues.
     
  7. Enthetan

    Enthetan Master of Disaster

    Yes, they were very tight, and they were having lots of fun.
     
  8. strativarius

    strativarius Inveterate gnashnab & snoutband

    Oh boy! Yeah! Tighternamotherf****r!