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by gjinblack
25 Jun 2020, 10:35
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: The Future Of Gigs
Replies: 20
Views: 1367

Re: The Future Of Gigs

Hope it doesn’t happen for the youngsters but if it comes the ‘norm’ then they prob love it and won’t know any different. Very fuckin sad though. “Howay The Baz Warne plays tribute to The Stranglers are coming on!” “Put clutch on and put yer seat back and move yer head, I can’t see nowt and pass th...
by gjinblack
19 Jun 2020, 23:57
Forum: Newbie/Test
Topic: Hello
Replies: 8
Views: 503

Re: Hello

airflamesred wrote:
gjinblack wrote: 19 Jun 2020, 22:47
airflamesred wrote: I saw Geoff Capes in Halifax once.
I digress, welcome.
I cooked Geoff Capes his dinner once.
It's a small world too.

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I'll bet he can trough some gear?
If I remember he had the mixed grill.

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by gjinblack
19 Jun 2020, 22:47
Forum: Newbie/Test
Topic: Hello
Replies: 8
Views: 503

Re: Hello

airflamesred wrote:
gjinblack wrote: 19 Jun 2020, 12:38 Welcome.
I saw The Stranglers in Halifax once.

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I saw Geoff Capes in Halifax once.
I digress, welcome.
I cooked Geoff Capes his dinner once.
It's a small world too.

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by gjinblack
19 Jun 2020, 12:38
Forum: Newbie/Test
Topic: Hello
Replies: 8
Views: 503

Re: Hello

Welcome.
I saw The Stranglers in Halifax once.

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by gjinblack
04 Jun 2020, 19:25
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Best MUSIC books read
Replies: 35
Views: 1522

Re: Best MUSIC books read

Peter Hook's books are a great read. Sent from my SM-G988B using Tapatalk Agreed mate, though the Hacienda one was my least favourite. Barneys account was worth a read too 8) Yeah I liked Barney's too. Agree about the Haçienda book being the weakest, still worth a read though. Sent from my SM-G988B...
by gjinblack
04 Jun 2020, 12:48
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Best MUSIC books read
Replies: 35
Views: 1522

Re: Best MUSIC books read

Peter Hook's books are a great read.

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by gjinblack
21 May 2020, 20:15
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Which song never played live...
Replies: 33
Views: 12659

Re: Which song never played live...

toilerinblack wrote:everybody loves you then rise of the robots...both would make cracking live songs
They've done Rise of the Robots now.

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by gjinblack
23 Apr 2020, 18:39
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: What is your current Covid employment state?
Replies: 20
Views: 1173

Re: What is your current Covid employment state?

theraven1979 wrote:I'm guessing the 80% is before tax? So it's 80% of your gross then the tax taken off?


Jim
gjinblack wrote: 23 Apr 2020, 15:32 I'm furloughed, I'm receiving 80% of my wage.

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Yeah that's right.
You don't miss the deficit as you can't go to the boozer!

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by gjinblack
23 Apr 2020, 15:32
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: What is your current Covid employment state?
Replies: 20
Views: 1173

Re: What is your current Covid employment state?

I'm furloughed, I'm receiving 80% of my wage.

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by gjinblack
10 Apr 2020, 16:56
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Things you fecken love..........
Replies: 930
Views: 86164

Re: Things you fecken love..........

Any preference as to type of cheese? It isn't something which appeals to my taste buds though you would imagine there is a significant difference in taste between a mascarpone and say a red Leicester. Haven't tried mascarpone or ricotta come to think , I suspect you'd be on a sticky wicket with tho...
by gjinblack
23 Mar 2020, 01:34
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Favourite Other Band
Replies: 31
Views: 2819

Re: Favourite Other Band

re The Damned have to say I don't really know their material very well, apart from the obvious hits. I've seen them live twice and were good gigs from what I remember. Are they really anything like The Stranglers though ? Do they have the kind of variety album to album that the Stranglers have had,...
by gjinblack
23 Mar 2020, 01:32
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Favourite Other Band
Replies: 31
Views: 2819

Re: Favourite Other Band

re The Damned have to say I don't really know their material very well, apart from the obvious hits. I've seen them live twice and were good gigs from what I remember. Are they really anything like The Stranglers though ? Do they have the kind of variety album to album that the Stranglers have had,...