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    Posted: November 08 2013 at 02:36
Sigor Ros instantly springs to mind.
I am currently digging:

Hawkwind, Rare Bird, Gong, Tangerine Dream, Khan, Iron Butterfly, and all things canterbury and hard-psych. I also love jazz!

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Post Options Post Options   Quote Chozal Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 08 2013 at 05:12
^ indeed, as most post/crossover stuff imo.
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Tell me what hipsters are. To me they're trousers.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote cstack3 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 11 2013 at 23:19
Prog hipsters....


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Post Options Post Options   Quote mongofa Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 12 2013 at 00:12
Originally posted by The Mystical

Sigor Ros instantly springs to mind.

Also Sogir Rus
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Post Options Post Options   Quote stegor Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 12 2013 at 07:21
And Rigor Sauce
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Post Options Post Options   Quote kingesis2 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 12 2013 at 18:49
But we donīt necesarily need to use old clothes or having alternative lifestyles
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Originally posted by stegor

And Rigor Sauce


LOL         LOL  Oh god I just died





As a general reply to the thread.
I've always found that classifying people into a wedge is foolish no matter how intrinsic it may feel.
I have a friend who absolutely loves to use the word "Hipster" to denigrate a particular artist or song I recommend, and although he would never admit if I asked him, it's painfully obvious to me that he unfairly avoids appreciating a particular artist or song based solely on whether or not a 'hipster' would like it. He's actually used the words "sounds too hipster". What being hipster and the sound of music have to do with each-other is beyond me.

This attitude of pretentiousness is generally 
how I would consider someone being a 'hipster dufus'. Liking or disliking something based on it's sub-cultural basis. Which is ironically what I would consider my friend, who hates 'hipster's. He acts like the dufus type of it...  uhhh... I have a headache thinking about it.

So anyways, my point is, there isn't any way you can say "this is what hipsters like", because people aren't hipsters, they're individuals who are going to like what they like, unless they act like a hipster dufus and preconceive their appreciation for something.

my brain just keeps hurting... this is pointless. Circular logic Ouch  (I suck)

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Post Options Post Options   Quote WeepingElf Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 13 2013 at 13:30
Good point, Radioswim.  Are there any people who consider themselves hipsters?

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Post Options Post Options   Quote Dean Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 13 2013 at 14:04
Hipsters V2


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Post Options Post Options   Quote WeepingElf Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 15 2013 at 14:57
That's a good one.

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Post Options Post Options   Quote FrogPrince Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 16 2013 at 14:25
Originally posted by Earthmover

"hipsters"
please just delete this thread

Why delete this thread -- what's wrong with hampsters? I love the little critters -- the way they hoard food and nibble on the likes of fruit and nuts.

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Hipster hampsters Confused
Who are these men of lust, greed, and glory? Rip off the masks and let's see.
But that's not right - oh no, what's the story? There's you and there's me.
That can't be right.
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Hipsters are a big joke and no one makes more or better fun of them than Steve Colbert. 
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