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by ThruBeingCool
01 May 2004, 04:17
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: I got into the Stranglers in......
Replies: 114
Views: 30296

I paid £15 for 'Choosie Susie (the Rattus freebie) in 1980. I bought it via a private ad in the NME.I thought I had got hold of a collectable item that would increase in value. I was quite disappointed then, to find out that it was still changing hands for the same price at record fairs approx 5/6...
by ThruBeingCool
24 Apr 2004, 04:55
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: WHAT THE FCUK ARE YOU LOT LISTENIN TO - When it's not the fucking Stranglers??!
Replies: 4967
Views: 263577

I think so? (re: English translation) Jim THE DEAD TROUSERS..actually. Shit name for a shit band. I have an e.p by them where they do note for note covers of 4 punk classics. Even then the original versions all sound much better. Thought I'd give them a try a few years ago, so bought this cd. Verdi...
by ThruBeingCool
10 Apr 2004, 01:53
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: WHAT THE FCUK ARE YOU LOT LISTENIN TO - When it's not the fucking Stranglers??!
Replies: 4967
Views: 263577

'Get What You Need' by The Undertones has been gaining alot of airplay 'round these parts lately. A fine album, indeed! Although there's no Feargal anymore I'm so impressed that I'll be off to see the band live in Nottingham at the beginning of next month. Last time I saw The Undertones was in 1983...
by ThruBeingCool
09 Apr 2004, 01:44
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Punk in the 1970s - I'm a lazy student, but I need your help
Replies: 33
Views: 3275

For an idea of how punk manifested itself and and it's ethos I would recommend watching the movie 'Convoy' starring Kriss Kristoffersen. That movie will explain everything about the ethos of the punk rock movement better than any words could ever do. And that movie has fuck all to do with music eit...
by ThruBeingCool
08 Apr 2004, 22:18
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Punk in the 1970s - I'm a lazy student, but I need your help
Replies: 33
Views: 3275

It was a dreadfull time Alana (or is that Lammy) full of hideous Hobbits wicked wearwolves and people walking around with funny clothes and even funnier hair. Just be glad that you wernt there Lammy (or is that Alana) . In 1976 Sauron's (Bill Grundy) forces had laid siege to Minas Tirith, the capit...
by ThruBeingCool
04 Apr 2004, 01:13
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Long Black Veil, how many and where? - ?
Replies: 10
Views: 2204

Just a copy each of the cd & vinyl for me will suffice.