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

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

Post by fourth horseman » 02 Jul 2019, 11:28

theraven1979 wrote:
01 Jul 2019, 15:06
That's the best track on Dogrel IMO. Not keen on the rest of it - Big is alright but I find his vocals feckin annoying on some of the songs.

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That's a big part of their appeal to me there Jim. Any front man always gets bonus points for singing in their actual accent rather than american or those weird pseudo Sheffield accents that were cropping up in bands about 10 years ago.
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Re: WHAT THE FCUK ARE YOU LOT LISTENIN TO - When it's not the fucking Stranglers??!

Post by theraven1979 » 02 Jul 2019, 11:53

It's more the lyrics than the accent the way he repeats lyrics over and over (and as you know I like The Fall!)

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

Post by Arthur Streeb-Greebling » 09 Aug 2019, 22:41

Bob Marley
Cocteau Twins
Black Sabbath
Holst
Debussy
Killing Joke
Idles
David Bowie
Radiohead
The Smiths
Buzzcocks
The Damned
John Barry
Lalo Schifrin
Ennio Morricone
Scott Walker
Serge Gainsbourg
Charlotte Gainsbourg
Eric Satie
Led Zeppelin
Cream
The Kinks
The Beatles
The Rolling Stones
Keef
Slayer
Metallica
David Gilmour
Syd Barrett
Syds Pink Floyd
Sex Pistols
The Clash........

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Post by jason » 09 Aug 2019, 23:00

Killing Joke
White Lies
New Order
Depeche Mode
XTC
Squeeze
Manics
Morrisey
Hugh (of course!)
Feeder
Temples
The Damned

Amongst others.

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

Post by Summer Dreamer » 21 Aug 2019, 15:24

California Son - Morrissey
It's all covers, but Morrissey puts a unique stamp on them. His voice seems to get better with age, and is really quite superlative on this album imho. And there are 3 or 4 very strong stand out tracks.
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Re: WHAT THE FCUK ARE YOU LOT LISTENIN TO - When it's not the fucking Stranglers??!

Post by MiB81 » 21 Aug 2019, 23:00

Summer Dreamer wrote:
21 Aug 2019, 15:24
California Son - Morrissey
... His voice seems to get better with age
Morrissey still wakes up every day and thanks the lord for the 3 notes he can sing :lol:
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and all the cunts that should fuck off...

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