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by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:23
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Best b side
Replies: 23
Views: 5266

Norman Normal and Since You Went Away, I thought at the time rare that two such great songs were better than what was on the album, imo.
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:21
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Future Albums
Replies: 30
Views: 5441

Why limit at 4? Much worse bands have gone on for much longer.
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:19
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: which of the stranglers is the most scary to look at
Replies: 17
Views: 8009

Jet- Scowling Pounding Serial Killing Fred Flintsone.
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:17
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: best "dave" song
Replies: 16
Views: 3131

Dead Ringer has such a nice snarling groove, classic Stranglers, not just Best Dave.
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:16
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Worse Stranglers "career move"
Replies: 119
Views: 82717

Music being music, I would have to say career-wise it is the problems with the press that had the most lingering ill effect on the band.
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:14
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: BEST THING ABOUT PAUL'S DEPARTURE
Replies: 144
Views: 19302

Paul, as much as I actually liked his singing on the CDs, seemed too much of a Front Man and reminded me of such bands as INXS and U2, and I always thought the Stranglers were supposed to be different, a working 4-piece of brooding men doing their jobs playing instruments and not posing. This will b...
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:10
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Dave's Best Look.
Replies: 29
Views: 4800

The all-in-one jumpsuit is appropriate for the messy industrial themes he had to work around.
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:07
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: More Powerful bass line
Replies: 38
Views: 8522

Dead Ringer grabs me at the start more.
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:06
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Best song on Rattus?
Replies: 95
Views: 29034

Sewer tells such a wonderful story musically and when it comes back around to the main theme with that guitar...ecstasy!
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:04
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Best solo albums 1979
Replies: 75
Views: 21997

This is brutal, both are as good as any Stranglers album I think. Nosferatu got more spins on my turntable, though.
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:03
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: Best album cover
Replies: 30
Views: 5828

I'm in the minority, but I like Gospel MiB due to not only the cover but how it relates to the rest of the concept package, the gatefold, painting inside, everything.
by serya
29 Jul 2007, 08:01
Forum: Stranglers Polls
Topic: written in red
Replies: 15
Views: 3176

This album had some great songs and was not nearly as bad as the next, Coupe, which on first listen I liked none of the songs and still can't find one I'd put on a personal compilation.