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by Lafleur
03 Jul 2019, 10:17
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: Glastonbury 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 542

Re: Glastonbury 2019

The Cure versus The Stranglers... The first have stated that the latter were a major influence in their early days. And the song "A Forest" was influenced by JJ's bass playing according to Simon Gallup (Cure bass player). "A Forest" versus "Down In The Sewer". :mrgreen: :smt006 Forest: https://www.y...
by Lafleur
24 Apr 2019, 13:28
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: Mark Lanegan Band - new song and album
Replies: 3
Views: 364

Mark Lanegan Band - new song and album

https://youtu.be/VHBzdzccqho
Has some Stranglers keyboards on it 😜
by Lafleur
25 Feb 2019, 22:46
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: RIP Mark Hollis from Talk Talk
Replies: 5
Views: 821

Re: RIP Mark Hollis from Talk Talk

Very sad indeed. Such a shame 😢
by Lafleur
05 Jan 2019, 10:40
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Lost control (RIP)
Replies: 15
Views: 2751

Re: Lost control (RIP)

Oh, sad news. RIP Dave aka Lost Control.
by Lafleur
07 Dec 2018, 08:48
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: RIP Pete Shelley
Replies: 32
Views: 4960

Re: RIP Pete Shelley

Sad news indeed. RIP Pete. Your harmonies are in my head.
https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/musi ... -1.3723528
by Lafleur
19 Nov 2018, 08:46
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: new damned album
Replies: 72
Views: 11357

Re: new damned album

Still love this album after many listens,still superb,well done "The Damned" and Mr Visconti for the top notch production,wish he would produce the new Stranglers Album,they need an outside opinion as Louie is a bit to close to be objective IMHO. How true. Unfortunately the band is very resistant t...
by Lafleur
10 Nov 2018, 10:25
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: WHAT THE FCUK ARE YOU LOT LISTENIN TO - When it's not the fucking Stranglers??!
Replies: 4885
Views: 206537

Re: WHAT THE FCUK ARE YOU LOT LISTENIN TO - When it's not the fucking Stranglers??!

Sounds a bit freshier with more energy than The Stranglers new songs like Water :shock: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IS8tSSAEUto https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_MTHwAp-_Q https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t6eohMq7ACI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4TpXySrpFLA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ZE6...
by Lafleur
27 Jun 2018, 19:48
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: The Kinks are back!
Replies: 21
Views: 3231

Re: The Kinks are back!

I would prefer the headline "The Stranglers are back"... Here we go: 28 years after his quit original singer and guitarist Hugh Cornwell has just rejoined his old band The Stranglers. According to bassist JJ Burnel this was possible because Baz Warne (guitarist and singer with the band since 2000) h...
by Lafleur
20 Jun 2018, 10:37
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: Glen matlock
Replies: 7
Views: 1672

Re: Glen matlock

Wow, I'll buy a ticket.
by Lafleur
28 May 2018, 11:06
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: new damned album
Replies: 72
Views: 11357

Re: new damned album

Jon the Impaler wrote:
28 May 2018, 09:25
... if it was The Stranglers and they released on par with this I'd be pretty happy ( no jazz songs ) ...
Agreed. I would rate the new Damned album higher than the last Stranglers album Giants.