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by evonx
31 Jul 2020, 09:35
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Worst song on Coup De Crap / Coup Disgrace
Replies: 12
Views: 244

Re: Worst song on Coup De Crap / Coup Disgrace

Voted for God is Good - never really 'got' that. Tonight would be my nr 2. Still, there are some gems there - The Light, Coup, Jump, In the End - not bad at all to my ears. Would have been a better album if some of John and Pauls songs were included (controversial!)
by evonx
21 Jun 2020, 22:32
Forum: Tribute Bands
Topic: Rattus Hungaricus
Replies: 2
Views: 162

Rattus Hungaricus

Anyone ever heard what happened to this band - followed them on MySpace 10-12 years ago. They were pretty good I seem to remember.
by evonx
22 May 2020, 16:31
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: BEST THING ABOUT PAUL'S DEPARTURE
Replies: 159
Views: 20581

Re: BEST THING ABOUT PAUL'S DEPARTURE

Collectively NC beats Suite and Giants hands down IMO
Agreed. NC was not as good as those first line ups classics but, if any album post 1990 comes close it definately is NC.
by evonx
22 May 2020, 11:34
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: BEST THING ABOUT PAUL'S DEPARTURE
Replies: 159
Views: 20581

Re: BEST THING ABOUT PAUL'S DEPARTURE

eturning them back to the more raw mk1 days havent had it for 15 odd years
so you missed the whole Norfolk Coast frenzy?
by evonx
30 Apr 2020, 21:55
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: WHAT THE FCUK ARE YOU LOT LISTENIN TO - When it's not the fucking Stranglers??!
Replies: 4967
Views: 263450

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

I had a very serious Syd phase when I was 18 - early 20’s experimenting with hallucinogens and listening to nothing but Syd and his Floyd. It was Beautiful maaaan!
ha - sounds familiair - i had a Syd/ early PF - Led Zep phase at that time
by evonx
30 Apr 2020, 21:54
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: WHAT THE FCUK ARE YOU LOT LISTENIN TO - When it's not the fucking Stranglers??!
Replies: 4967
Views: 263450

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

evonx wrote: ↑Tue Apr 28, 2020 2:26 pm
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Tonight the new Jah Wobble & Youth album
Any good?
It's nice - not earth shattering but love the sound and feel of it
by evonx
28 Apr 2020, 22:26
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: WHAT THE FCUK ARE YOU LOT LISTENIN TO - When it's not the fucking Stranglers??!
Replies: 4967
Views: 263450

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

Ha was listening to Syd's Floyd (well mostly) on Relics last night

Tonight the new Jah Wobble & Youth album
by evonx
13 Feb 2020, 17:59
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: Andy Gill RIP
Replies: 18
Views: 1135

Re: Andy Gill RIP

I quite liked the modern production on WIR by Andy Gill. I Wasn't too keen on a couple of the songs though.
My thoughts exactly - and totally much better than Suite and expecially Giants
by evonx
04 Feb 2020, 21:36
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: Andy Gill RIP
Replies: 18
Views: 1135

Re: Andy Gill RIP

Paul posted a sweet memory on his FB.
by evonx
03 Feb 2020, 16:35
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: Andy Gill RIP
Replies: 18
Views: 1135

Re: Andy Gill RIP

I must admit I only got into Gang of Four much later than their heyday, I think they were really original and energetic. The late Andy Gill had a very distinct style that I really like. Connected to our Stranglers MK2 for producing the Written in Red cd. I realise it is not a favourite here but I al...