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by Dom P
01 May 2021, 09:25
Forum: The Stranglers MKV (2021-)
Topic: New JJ interview French site
Replies: 104
Views: 2864

Re: New JJ interview French site

My initial reaction also. Lost in translation and misrepresented, apparently. In JJ's defence, and I manage an inhouse translation team, you do not want to rely on machine translation. Real translation is actually transcreation, by a human, and a proper French-English translation would likely revea...
by Dom P
30 Apr 2021, 23:30
Forum: The Stranglers MKV (2021-)
Topic: New JJ interview French site
Replies: 104
Views: 2864

Re: New JJ interview French site

I've been thinking and I find JJs comments about Dave very tactless and in bad taste, I've lost a bit of respect for JJ at the moment, after JJs I'll judged comments, it's left a bad taste in my mouth. My initial reaction also. Lost in translation and misrepresented, apparently. In JJ's defence, an...
by Dom P
18 Mar 2021, 20:01
Forum: For Sale/Swap/Wanted
Topic: Giants LP
Replies: 33
Views: 2625

Re: Giants LP

I’ve spent most lockdown upgrading and tweaking my turntable.... why the fuck did I not buy this LP at the time? All I can think is I had version overload on the CD front....can’t believe it’s so rare, I got About Time a few years ago for 15 quid... Pondering a bid am I! £245!! Was that you Dom?? S...
by Dom P
18 Mar 2021, 01:12
Forum: For Sale/Swap/Wanted
Topic: Giants LP
Replies: 33
Views: 2625

Re: Giants LP

I’ve spent most lockdown upgrading and tweaking my turntable.... why the fuck did I not buy this LP at the time? All I can think is I had version overload on the CD front....can’t believe it’s so rare, I got About Time a few years ago for 15 quid...

Pondering a bid am I!
by Dom P
30 Jan 2021, 03:20
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Films.
Replies: 11
Views: 1294

Re: Films.

Alien
by Dom P
11 Jan 2021, 22:18
Forum: Gigography
Topic: June 98 Addition
Replies: 2
Views: 3490

Re: June 98 Addition

Cells&Plasma wrote: 10 Sep 2020, 18:35 I went on the Saturday which The Stranglers headlined. I watched some of the Gig from behind the Stage!! It was freezing. Image

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Nice typo on the poster!
by Dom P
23 Dec 2020, 20:06
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: Best albums of 2020
Replies: 23
Views: 2979

Re: Best albums of 2020

Universal Want - Doves
Fetch the Boltcutters - Fiona Apple
On Sunset - Paul Weller
by Dom P
26 Nov 2020, 20:40
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: RIP Diego Maradona
Replies: 7
Views: 1206

Re: RIP Diego Maradona

I think he's better than Pele ... main reason being Brazil had loads of great players who all contributed to their success..

But Maradona pulled the Argies and Napoli to success through sheer will power... not just his football skill but his charisma.

GOAT in my book. With Gordon Hill second...
by Dom P
11 Nov 2020, 23:24
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: The Jam some good songs but rather boring imho
Replies: 48
Views: 6452

Re: The Jam some good songs but rather boring imho

I love The Jam, and Weller, Saw them three times ... and I used to freeze to death alongside him at Bay 66 under the Westway watching our sons on their scooters .... BUT, I reckon his dad wrote all the lyrics, it's obvious...who the fuck could write this at 17? \Or any of the stuff on Setting Sons.....
by Dom P
11 Nov 2020, 21:27
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Fave Website?
Replies: 2
Views: 878

Re: Fave Website?

Funny you mention Information is Beautiful... the design team I manage got longlisted for an award last year.....

Anyway, I like this!:

https://pandata.org/

Truth about this situation.