Songs you like by bands you don't

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by a layer of chips » Tue May 27, 2008 06:49

Oh, yeah. I like 'Is This the Life', or whatever it was called, by The Cardiacs. But nowt else.

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by linus » Tue May 27, 2008 08:15

'gina lollobrigida' is a party tune, whereas 'is this the life?' is rather overwrought- a bit emo

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by a layer of chips » Fri Jun 13, 2008 14:25

Grandaddy - It's On.

They bore the tits off me, but this song is ace.

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by squirrelboutique » Fri Jun 13, 2008 14:26

a layer of chips wrote:Grandaddy - It's On.

They bore the tits off me, but this song is ace.

I've been trying to think of the name of that band for two days! Thank you!

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Post by alongwalkhome » Fri Jun 13, 2008 16:02

Grandaddy are SOFA KING boring. I've never got their appeal.

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Post by RITH » Fri Jun 13, 2008 17:25

I saw them on a festival once. They're not a crowd pleaser.
I liked that A.M. 180 though. And that's still their only song I know as far as I'm aware.

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Post by tompony » Fri Jun 13, 2008 17:32

They're one of my favourite bands ever, and one of my biggest influences. Which is kind of not what this thread is about, but I must stick up for my Grandaddy.

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by a layer of chips » Fri Jun 13, 2008 17:33

Did they influence your beard?

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Post by tompony » Fri Jun 13, 2008 17:38

They influenced all of my beards.

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by Miss 9 » Mon Jun 23, 2008 08:43

Straight up, I love Elton John. He is excellent and deserves all of his medals.

It's not that I dislike Ween because I have never heard any song other than "Ocean Man" and have no plans to listen to any songs by Ween other than "Ocean Man."



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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by alexie » Mon Jun 23, 2008 12:50

I am guiltily liking MGMT at the moment for no real reason. I can't explain it. I hate all that current electro stuff, but there's something about MGMT that I'm finding decidedly catchy.
you're just too obscure for me

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by sweepingthenation » Mon Jun 23, 2008 13:01

Chris Montez is in my last.fm top ten for last week. Not even Saga FM plays Chris Montez now, I'd imagine, but I've always had a BBC local radio during formative years-related soft spot for Let's Dance and Call Me.

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by Mr Bear » Thu Jul 03, 2008 23:25

Um, I really like Golden Skans by The Klaxons. I'm very sorry.

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by Miss 9 » Sat Jul 05, 2008 02:16

I like several songs by the Klaxons. They have quite a few good songs, I think.
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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by timahall » Wed Jul 09, 2008 01:12

I really liked that song Kiss Me by Sixpence None The Richer when it came out. It ain't all that different from the average Sarah single if you ask me.

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by Gordon » Wed Jul 09, 2008 12:37

It might be about Jesus, though.
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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by Miss 9 » Thu Jul 10, 2008 02:38

Gordon wrote:It might be about Jesus, though.
The Body of Christ! Sleek swimmer's body, all muscled up and toned!
The Body of Christ! O, Lord Almighty, I wish I could call it my own!
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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by timahall » Thu Jul 10, 2008 10:50

Gordon wrote:It might be about Jesus, though.
It's about a girl who wants Jesus to kiss her?

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Re: Songs you like by bands you don't

Post by Gordon » Thu Jul 10, 2008 15:27

You hear enough Jesusey music and everything become a metaphor.
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