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by graysonscolumn
Tue May 24, 2016 11:25
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Another "eleven" music distraction
Replies: 6779
Views: 389529

Re: Another "eleven" music distraction

9. sTool.

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by graysonscolumn
Tue May 17, 2016 13:41
Forum: sporty anorak
Topic: The Football
Replies: 9228
Views: 596545

Re: The Football

All these exiled Grimbarians among my indiepop acquaintances, and an Owl for a girlfriend too. What heady days are these.

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by graysonscolumn
Tue May 17, 2016 11:40
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Real things that should be band names but aren't
Replies: 129
Views: 38974

Re: Real things that should be band names but aren't

Clap Clap Fish The funky, punky, insistent delivery of the likes of ESG, Rip Rig and Panic and James White & the Blacks, reimagined and shot through with a distinctive northeast Lincolnshire vernacular. Currently sidelined whilst contesting an intellectual theft case brought by the surviving member...
by graysonscolumn
Tue May 17, 2016 11:32
Forum: indiepop
Topic: The Sarah Records thread
Replies: 178
Views: 47278

Re: The Sarah Records thread

I've just finished the Michael White book. Has anyone else read it? I liked it but in the end I just wanted more of it. It's done well but it somehow seems a little incomplete. Maybe that's just the nature of the subject matter though, eh. I'm most of the way through it now. I didn't know beforehan...
by graysonscolumn
Tue Apr 19, 2016 11:42
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Another "eleven" music distraction
Replies: 6779
Views: 389529

Re: Another "eleven" music distraction

5. Floppy Disko Pistol.

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by graysonscolumn
Tue Apr 19, 2016 11:34
Forum: indiepop
Topic: The Orchids
Replies: 99
Views: 29575

Re: The Orchids

It's a lovely chapter on them, for sure. It seems somehow very them that the amazing Yawn was just a track that happened because they were too languid/inebriated to have three tracks ready to go for the EP beforehand. For them as may have missed it before now, The Orchids' back catalogue pre- Beatit...
by graysonscolumn
Tue Apr 19, 2016 11:19
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Real things that should be band names but aren't
Replies: 129
Views: 38974

Re: Real things that should be band names but aren't

Given that we're giving them styles now, I'd just like to state for the record that Jewish Autonomous Oblast are a quirky math rock three piece from upstate New York. Nice work, sir. :-) Similarly, I am in a position to confirm that Pelagic Trawl style themselves as "like Mumford, but with a bit mo...
by graysonscolumn
Thu Apr 14, 2016 12:05
Forum: uk and ireland
Topic: Sheffield
Replies: 5486
Views: 393099

Re: Sheffield

On first read I thought Daniel and Norbert were being offered as the opening raffle prize, Jonathan as the next one, etc.

Truly prizes that money can't buy.

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by graysonscolumn
Thu Apr 14, 2016 11:57
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Things I am listening to now then
Replies: 4224
Views: 407979

Re: Things I am listening to now then

Some other personal faves from 1981 TOTP episodes watched recently - either in their entirety on BBC4, or piecemeal from Youtube clips if BBC4 can't show them coz bad men: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yqphvW1A3Cw http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YrEkOMwCkQo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=niS-4OGi_HI...
by graysonscolumn
Thu Apr 14, 2016 11:45
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Things I am listening to now then
Replies: 4224
Views: 407979

Re: Things I am listening to now then

andyi wrote:

Lead Zombie Mr Blunstone popped up a few weeks ago on one of the 1981 episodes of TOTP that BBC4's working through at present. Note the fabulously incongruous punk in the audience:



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by graysonscolumn
Thu Apr 14, 2016 11:34
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Another "eleven" music distraction
Replies: 6779
Views: 389529

Re: Another "eleven" music distraction

7. S*M*A*S*H and grab.

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by graysonscolumn
Tue Apr 05, 2016 21:06
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: Indietracks announcements: 29-31 July, 2016
Replies: 40
Views: 14088

Re: Indietracks announcements: 29-31 July, 2016

Oh my days, Humousexual at last. Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!!!

And Helen McCookerybook also. Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee x 2!!!!!!

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by graysonscolumn
Wed Feb 03, 2016 10:24
Forum: indiepop
Topic: Po!
Replies: 15
Views: 3379

Re: Po!

Must. Book. April. 7th. Off. Must. Book...

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by graysonscolumn
Tue Dec 08, 2015 12:34
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Another "eleven" music distraction
Replies: 6779
Views: 389529

Re: Another "eleven" music distraction

8. UmBongowana Star.

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by graysonscolumn
Sat Oct 24, 2015 00:43
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Real things that should be band names but aren't
Replies: 129
Views: 38974

Re: Real things that should be band names but aren't

If we haven't already had it, Pelagic Trawl.

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by graysonscolumn
Fri Sep 11, 2015 09:36
Forum: uk and ireland
Topic: Sheffield
Replies: 5486
Views: 393099

Re: Sheffield

humblebee wrote:Just a reminder that the Robberie single launch gig is upstairs at the Rutland this Thursday. Free to get in. Also features: me, and cake. It's gonna be lovely.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1785800514979937/

You know something? It blimmin' well was, too.

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by graysonscolumn
Tue Aug 25, 2015 10:40
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Eleven Songs Distraction
Replies: 309
Views: 53602

Re: Eleven Songs Distraction

10. Chloe Poems - The Queen Sucks Nazi Cock.

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by graysonscolumn
Tue Aug 25, 2015 10:32
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Another "eleven" music distraction
Replies: 6779
Views: 389529

Re: Another "eleven" music distraction

10. The Chichesterf!elds.

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by graysonscolumn
Tue Aug 25, 2015 10:25
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: Your Indietracks 2016 wishlist
Replies: 190
Views: 47887

Re: Your Indietracks 2016 wishlist

Also: - an hour or two of comedy with sets from Daniel Kitson, Josie Long, Adam Todd, Anna Cory and Chella Quint (plus anyone else suitably suitable that I may have forgotten), Tonieee reminded me the other day that the above line-up is incomplete with Salle Pierre Lamy. And indeed it is. So, Salle...