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by jonimac
22 Apr 2007, 14:48
Forum: General Other stuff
Topic: Running Dads
Replies: 114
Views: 6476

Just to let you all know that Adrian finished in a magnificent 4:29.
Considering he was running with one arm in a sling, due dislocated shoulder, that is an excellent time.

Still time to donate
by jonimac
27 Jul 2005, 15:58
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: XTC - The Meeting Place 2005
Replies: 17
Views: 1912

I'd also recomend "Drums & Wires". Dave Gregory joined and the combination of guitars between him and Partridge is magnificent. "Making plans for Nigel" barely scratches the surface of it.

My own personal favourite is "Mummer" . Commercial suicide but every song is a gem.
by jonimac
18 Dec 2004, 23:39
Forum: PunkForums Gold(en Brown)
Topic: Daves Keyboard Rig: A History - D'ya wanna blow ya hymen?
Replies: 59
Views: 27313

NickB, The instrument used on Toiler, Tank, Heroes et al was the Hohner Cembelet. Dunno if it was touch sensitive, doubtful, perhaps Ken can clear that up? From an interview in Strangled, I remember Dave remarking that the original keyboard used on the studio version of Toiler wasn't touch sensitiv...
by jonimac
29 Nov 2004, 17:05
Forum: Other Bands
Topic: OK, so who are your second favourites? - I mewnawe all knwo the first...
Replies: 63
Views: 5589

(2) XTC
(3) Crowded House
(4) REM
(5) Beatles
by jonimac
10 Apr 2004, 23:34
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: The ultimate poll all time. - Between 1997-2004......
Replies: 28
Views: 5532

YellowcakeUF6 If there was a new poll of the top 10 neatest postings on this website, you'd get my nomination. Neatly typed, good use of bold, excellent closure with each album title. Even the norsckandie jury gives it 12 points. Unfortunately Scotland could only give it 6 points as Ugly was includ...
by jonimac
09 Apr 2004, 00:39
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: The ultimate poll all time. - Between 1997-2004......
Replies: 28
Views: 5532

Well if we're going to do a poll of all polls, I opt for the one on the Top 5 Stranglers songs of all time a few months ago, followed by the 10 best stranglers tracks just before that. Not forgeting the worst track from each album poll. Or the Ultimate, never to be repeated stranglers poll on your ...