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by AdvertBreak
12 Mar 2021, 14:02
Forum: Blur
Topic: general blur thread
Replies: 696
Views: 328228

Re: general blur thread

My favourite music reviewer Marcello Carlin has reached Parklife on his blog where he and his wife Lena Friesen review every UK No. 1 album

http://nobilliards.blogspot.com/2021/03 ... klife.html

The TGE one will be epic size apparently
by AdvertBreak
16 Jul 2020, 21:15
Forum: Blur
Topic: Is The Great Escape the worst Blur album?
Replies: 86
Views: 22908

Re: Is The Great Escape the worst Blur album?

All the lonely, people where do they all belong. There aren't many albums I can 'relate' to, but the Great Escape , with its studies of people irretrievably trapped in dead-end lives, comes close. It's often said that - contrary to MLIR and Parklife - Albarn has no sympathy for his characters on the...
by AdvertBreak
14 Apr 2020, 18:45
Forum: Blur
Topic: Best album closer
Replies: 17
Views: 8569

Re: Best album closer

Optigan 1

Or else Yuko and Hiro/Battery
by AdvertBreak
14 Apr 2020, 18:40
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: WHAT ARE YOU DOING?!?!?
Replies: 425
Views: 201755

Re: WHAT ARE YOU DOING?!?!?

Manhoo wrote:
07 Apr 2020, 14:24
I got bored during lockdown and wrote a review in defence of Babylon Zoo's first album because I can. https://lamortdelamusique.blogspot.com/ ... ith-x.html
Lovely stuff
by AdvertBreak
14 Apr 2020, 18:40
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Song/Band Game
Replies: 3179
Views: 816100

Re: Song/Band Game

Blur - On Your Own
by AdvertBreak
14 Apr 2020, 18:39
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 4430
Views: 966377

Re: Word Association

Dog
by AdvertBreak
12 Mar 2020, 11:44
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: WHAT ARE YOU DOING?!?!?
Replies: 425
Views: 201755

Re: WHAT ARE YOU DOING?!?!?

Finished preparing for an assignment about New Pop and Paul Morley I'm presenting later
by AdvertBreak
12 Mar 2020, 11:39
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: Whats your favourite song at the moment
Replies: 229
Views: 163600

Re: Whats your favourite song at the moment

The Grid - Flotation
by AdvertBreak
05 Nov 2019, 17:07
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: The Beatles Thread
Replies: 2788
Views: 898668

Re: The Beatles Thread

He may have done but if he did I have already forgotten (he certainly mentioned work for the next instalment however)
by AdvertBreak
05 Nov 2019, 17:01
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: Albums you've bought
Replies: 157
Views: 114610

Re: Albums you've bought

I'm excited to hear the Alan Price and Skellern ones, which like Roy's Mustard were released a long time ago on out-of-print CDs and have been pretty unavailable until now.

Also bought some classics on CD the other day:
Kevin Ayers - Joy of a Toy
Harmonia - Musik von Harmonia
The Slits - Cut
by AdvertBreak
05 Nov 2019, 16:59
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: Whats your favourite song at the moment
Replies: 229
Views: 163600

Re: Whats your favourite song at the moment

Michael McDonald's song isn't exactly a cover but it borrows a lot from the Chuck Jackson song which resulted in Leiber-Stoller getting a writing credit

The Chuck Jackson song is a lot better ;)
by AdvertBreak
03 Nov 2019, 09:56
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: Albums you've bought
Replies: 157
Views: 114610

Re: Albums you've bought

In the last week on CD:

Roy Wood - Mustard (2019 remaster)
Alan Price - Between Today and Yesterday (2019 remaster) (yet to arrive)
Peter Skellern - The Complete Decca Records 1972-1975 (yet to arrive)

A few weeks back on LP:

John Martyn - One World
Steve Hillage - Motivation Radio
by AdvertBreak
03 Nov 2019, 09:52
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: Whats your favourite song at the moment
Replies: 229
Views: 163600

Re: Whats your favourite song at the moment

Chuck Jackson - I Keep Forgettin'