Best Intros to songs from other bands

Discuss any non-related Stranglers bands here

Moderator: StanInBlack

Post Reply
Sidinblack
VERSATRAN SERIES F
Posts: 114
Joined: 08 Nov 2007, 20:11
Location: Canterbury

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by Sidinblack »

Jet Boy - New York Dolls
New Rose - The Damned (there's a really good version by the Brian James Gang on You Tube)
Gudbuy T'Jane - Slade (any Glam Rock really as most of it was built around the intro)
Trouble Is the Day - Chelsea
Blind acceptance is a sign - of stupid fools who stand in line.
Kathinboots
The Raven
The Raven
Posts: 2383
Joined: 18 Nov 2008, 12:08
Location: Brum

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by Kathinboots »

Killing Moon Bunnymen
Most of the Pixies' stuff "Here comes your man", "Gigantic" + "Where is my mind?" are personal faves.
White man in Hammersmith Palais Clash
World shut your mouth Julian Cope
How soon is now? Smiths
Straight to you Nick Cave and his Baaad Seeds
Some fools mess Gallon Drunk (one of the best intros ever/in recent memory)
Boogie now, Dave!
User avatar
Hammer
Ugly
Ugly
Posts: 1028
Joined: 31 Aug 2007, 16:57
Location: Shropshire England

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by Hammer »

Killing Joke- Unspeakable
Killing Joke- Inside the termite mound
Prince- Take me with you.
To offend, or be offended is purely subjective.
The Bee
Rats Rally
Posts: 448
Joined: 03 Dec 2005, 23:46
Location: Wexford,Ireland
Contact:

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by The Bee »

la Villa Strangiato - Rush
User avatar
vanian
The Man They Love To Hate
Posts: 652
Joined: 29 Mar 2004, 03:39

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by vanian »

Planet Claire - B52's
Self Esteem - Offspring
Night boat to Cairo - madness
fields of fire- big country
this corrosion- sisters of mercy
Red hot moon -Rancid
dreamtime101
The Man They Love To Hate
Posts: 712
Joined: 15 Apr 2006, 19:23

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by dreamtime101 »

Me! I disconnect from you - Tubeway Army.
Ron The Shelf
SHAKESPEARO
Posts: 15
Joined: 31 Mar 2006, 12:34
Location: London

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by Ron The Shelf »

Sidinblack wrote:Jet Boy - New York Dolls
New Rose - The Damned (there's a really good version by the Brian James Gang on You Tube)
Gudbuy T'Jane - Slade (any Glam Rock really as most of it was built around the intro)
Trouble Is the Day - Chelsea
That's a great shout. Haven't played that for years. I'll have to go dig it out.

The best Damned intro has to be Love Song. What a brilliant bass sound!
I Hate You
jason
Man Of The Earth
Man Of The Earth
Posts: 7297
Joined: 02 Oct 2008, 15:34
Location: Kent

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by jason »

Hammer wrote:Killing Joke- Unspeakable
Killing Joke- Inside the termite mound
Prince- Take me with you.
I totally agree on those killing joke songs.
User avatar
ThruBeingCool
Maninwhite
Maninwhite
Posts: 11530
Joined: 04 Apr 2004, 00:48
Location: UTOPIA!
Contact:

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by ThruBeingCool »

The Birdie Song - THE TWEETS
User avatar
theraven1979
Maninwhite
Maninwhite
Posts: 33278
Joined: 22 Dec 2001, 11:41
Location: Saltaire
Contact:

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by theraven1979 »

To Repel Ghosts - Manics


Jim
"I bathed in sun and walked in rain
It taught me how to laugh again"
Pretzel
Down In The Sewer
Posts: 87
Joined: 10 Apr 2008, 14:53
Location: Cardiff

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by Pretzel »

New Order - Everything's Gone Green

G
Straighten Out
User avatar
parasiteinblack
ManinBlack
ManinBlack
Posts: 3038
Joined: 26 Nov 2003, 11:57
Location: Norwich
Contact:

Re: Best Intros to songs from other bands

Post by parasiteinblack »

The The - Uncertain Smile
Shamen - Ebeneezer Goode (Beatmasters album mix)
Shamen - Space Time
Kraftwerk - Metropolis
Kraftwerk - The Man Machine
Babylon Zoo - Paris Green. 8)
"I woke up on a good day, and the world was wonderful"
Post Reply