The Damned -- new album out now

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Re: The Damned -- new album out now

Post by theraven1979 » 15 Nov 2008, 22:36

Yeah it's alright. Love the Captain wig out on Dark Asteriod. Diamonds is probably my fave - it has a feel of Strawberries about it - which is never a bad thing - Gawd bless em!!

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Post by Alias » 15 Nov 2008, 22:40

theraven1979 wrote:Diamonds is probably my fave - it has a feel of Strawberries about it

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Oooh, 'ark at Jilly Goolden there!



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Re: The Damned -- new album out now

Post by theraven1979 » 15 Nov 2008, 22:53

Quite amusing for you Davy boy - although I shoulda said a "hint" of Strawberries

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theraven1979 wrote:Diamonds is probably my fave - it has a feel of Strawberries about it

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Oooh, 'ark at Jilly Goolden there!



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Re: The Damned -- new album out now

Post by theraven1979 » 16 Jul 2019, 12:45

Revisiting this today and I'm rather enjoying it. Some corkers on there.


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Re: The Damned -- new album out now

Post by Greatkudu » 16 Jul 2019, 16:36

theraven1979 wrote:
16 Jul 2019, 12:45
Revisiting this today and I'm rather enjoying it. Some corkers on there.


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I must get this one,although "The Damned" seem to want to forget it,they weren't happy with it and never play any track's from it live,odd as a lady

friend of mine loves it.

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Re: The Damned -- new album out now

Post by theraven1979 » 16 Jul 2019, 17:10

Wasn't massively keen when it came out but revisiting it today was enjoyable. Think I prefer it to their latest effort.

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Greatkudu wrote:
16 Jul 2019, 16:36
theraven1979 wrote:
16 Jul 2019, 12:45
Revisiting this today and I'm rather enjoying it. Some corkers on there.


Jim
I must get this one,although "The Damned" seem to want to forget it,they weren't happy with it and never play any track's from it live,odd as a lady

friend of mine loves it.
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Re: The Damned -- new album out now

Post by parasiteinblack » 16 Jul 2019, 18:28

Still enjoy this album and it's a shame it gets a bit overlooked these days. Surprise grower over the past few years was "Just Hangin'". Great track.

I think there's a little bit too much filler on there like "Nothing" and "Little Miss Disaster".
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Re: The Damned -- new album out now

Post by pigeon » 17 Jul 2019, 11:59

At The Albert Hall, they opened with "Natures Dark Passion", at the time i thought to myself whats this song then? thought i knew everything by them, it's an ok album, "Dark Asteroid" is the best song on the album.

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Re: The Damned -- new song out now

Post by Lafleur » 10 Oct 2019, 09:31

New song Black In The Night here:
https://youtu.be/da7Bc_w4nhM

The Damned make more interesting music than The Stranglers in recent years.
Wish the new Stranglers album will be as good as the latest studio album of The Damned Evil Spiritus (2018).

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Re: The Damned -- new album out now

Post by jetblacksdad » 11 Oct 2019, 11:17

Yep. It's a really good track
Great sixties vibe and superb Vanian vocal
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Re: The Damned -- new album out now

Post by theraven1979 » 11 Oct 2019, 13:30

Now on Spotify - very classy indeed.

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Re: The Damned -- new album out now

Post by jason » 11 Oct 2019, 22:01

The beginning sounds like the Stranglers. Sounds good! Have they got another album coming out then?

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