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by Olympic Smile
18 Apr 2006, 15:09
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Best song on Heroes?
Replies: 50
Views: 15163

I dont wanna appear boring but "Heroes" does it for me. Second choice would have been S B C.

I kinda love the way JJ never quite gets the intro right to Heroes every time..........now that would be boring!
by Olympic Smile
12 Apr 2006, 17:05
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: The perfect stranglers set
Replies: 40
Views: 5588

MMMMMM.........food for thought eh! Intro - Waltzinblack 5 Minutes London Lady Princess of the streets Tits Nice n Sleazy Choosie Susy Burning up time Death and Night and Blood Do ya wanna Into the Fire Tank The Raven Genetix Ice Thrown away In This Place North winds Toiler on the sea 1st Encore Val...
by Olympic Smile
12 Apr 2006, 16:53
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Best song on Rattus?
Replies: 95
Views: 27175

Sewer for me too................but love Princess too!.......

Aw! Sewer, sewer, sewer then!
by Olympic Smile
05 Apr 2006, 22:24
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: David Gray.......................Davina show tonight!
Replies: 1
Views: 419

David Gray.......................Davina show tonight!

I was listening to the wife who was watching the Davina show tonight laugh her cotton's off, when towards the end of the show David Gray sang a live number.................(Not a fan myself!)..............there was the unmistakable rumble of a Precision Bass being played lovingly in the background.....
by Olympic Smile
28 Feb 2006, 12:08
Forum: Rumours
Topic: NORFOLK COAST PHOTOS
Replies: 3
Views: 1624

......aint that a bit like the rumour that The Raven master tapes got nicked years ago?.................
by Olympic Smile
27 Dec 2005, 16:42
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: I got into the Stranglers in......
Replies: 114
Views: 27556

My first time was at The Granary (?) Bristol before the record deal, a family friend who worked for RAK record company in London said they were worth a look..............................cant remember a lot as I was an underage drinker at the time, so kept a low profile and did not want to be booted ...
by Olympic Smile
18 Nov 2005, 12:21
Forum: PunkForums Gold(en Brown)
Topic: We ask Hugh the questions and here are the answers!
Replies: 20
Views: 11894

A nice interview, some good questions and indeed answers............some very short answers tho! (Perhaps edited by Jim? - No criticism intended). Like a lot of people I'm still suspicious of motives for leaving The Stranglers and agree it could been handled better by ALL parties!........I cant help...
by Olympic Smile
15 Nov 2005, 16:29
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Which Version of Strange Little Girl do you prefer?
Replies: 38
Views: 13410

I usually prefer the live versions myself as they are always different..............I remember the fucked up one at Chippenham Golddiggers on the Feline tour well. ( There is a cagey bootleg somewhere), but JJ, Jet and Hugh seemed to have an "Instrument playoff" exchange between 'em.............Dunn...
by Olympic Smile
02 Nov 2005, 17:19
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Worse Stranglers "career move"
Replies: 119
Views: 78280

..................not employing Baz earlier methinks...........Breath of fresh air, attitude, playability, cockiness, wit...............sharpened up a lacklustre JJ too! Even Jet smiles now!
by Olympic Smile
27 Oct 2005, 16:24
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Is JJ really the worlds greatest bass player?
Replies: 96
Views: 12673

Defo a yes..............................this guys riffs have inspired a nation of potential would be's and wanna be's......................

Name anyone else with a back catalogue as good as Mr B?........keep pondering over his busted Basses tho'
by Olympic Smile
05 Oct 2005, 17:02
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Has your (ex)wife ever........
Replies: 25
Views: 5021

You cheeky buggers .............I bet this is from one of my replies about Stranglers posters................ Yep ex wife ditched and ripped : 1 x Original Stranglers Flyer 1 x Signed Euroman Poster 5 x Raven Car stickers (Never issued I think) 2 x Stranglers scrap books Various badges.................
by Olympic Smile
04 Oct 2005, 16:48
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: Teasing jj!
Replies: 20
Views: 2325

It would be cool if all the guys from this site would buy their new single when released.....................their stuff is excellent!

..............hope it doesn't do a "Grip" though...............

Good luck "Teasers"