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Postby Ersaph » Tue Oct 08, 2013 8:46 am

Especially their earlier albums--everything pre-Walking Wounded. I got into them skeptically, as for a long time "Missing" had been their only song that I'd heard, and I always associated it was car adverts (not a bad thing, but still). Come to find out that everything pre-that sounds a lot more like Scritti Politti and Prefab Sprout. They're probably the act I've gotten into most this year. Any fans?
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Postby danslog » Tue Oct 08, 2013 8:50 am

my mum loves this shit so hard
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Postby danslog » Tue Oct 08, 2013 8:50 am

I always like it when she plays it but never really made the effort with em
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Postby Denise » Tue Oct 08, 2013 8:51 am

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Postby Ersaph » Tue Oct 08, 2013 8:53 am

It sounds like Mike Leigh films.
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Postby rentboy » Tue Oct 08, 2013 8:56 am

Each and Every One, Come On Home and Fascination are staples round chez Rentboy on lazy weekend mornings
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Postby seriesfinale » Tue Oct 08, 2013 9:33 am

Yeah, I listen to Eden on the reg

I like Ben Watt's first solo album quite a bit, too
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Postby Pashmina » Tue Oct 08, 2013 9:33 am

walking wounded is the best old people record
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Postby Ersaph » Tue Oct 08, 2013 9:42 am

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Postby Pashmina » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:20 pm

pootis wrote:walking wounded is the best old people record



i guess im bumping this to make this post again

was just putzing around thinking of stuff to grab on soulseek and got some EBTG comp. when i was a teenager i always figured tracey thorn shit would be perfect for my 30s/40s, and hey, guess what
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Postby Pashmina » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:22 pm

also i meant amplified heart, i've never even listened to walking wounded
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Postby futurist » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:27 pm

pootis wrote:also i meant amplified heart, i've never even listened to walking wounded


i like walking wounded a lot. completely different that amplified heart tho. totally old people music.
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Postby KALM » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:29 pm

there was this thread a little while back where boarders posted their 100 favorite songs each and i ended up listening to all of them and came across a bunch of stuff i'd never heard before. but somehow this was the one band that exercise really turned me on to

i think rentboy posted fascination and someone else posted rollercoaster, which are both so good
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Postby Denise » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:30 pm

universe wrote:Oh, to be the Mango
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Postby Bluto II Cute-O » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:33 pm

seriesfinale wrote:Yeah, I listen to Eden on the reg

I like Ben Watt's first solo album quite a bit, too


Yeah, the Ben Watt solo record is really nice, though I like the record Tracey Thorn did between Marine Girls and EBTG even more.

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Postby Pashmina » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:33 pm

KALM wrote:there was this thread a little while back where boarders posted their 100 favorite songs each and i ended up listening to all of them and came across a bunch of stuff i'd never heard before. but somehow this was the one band that exercise really turned me on to

i think rentboy posted fascination and someone else posted rollercoaster, which are both so good



i was listening to tonybricker's 100 mix yesterday!

i still got a few - isobel's, guy incognito's, number none's.
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Postby becky » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:34 pm

excellent band, amplified heart is probably my favorite

shout out to "protection" too.
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Postby rentboy » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:34 pm

Walking wounded is a great album tho

"I'm sleeping later and waking later
I'm eating less and drinking more
And how am I without you?
Am I more myself or less myself?
I feel younger, louder
Like I don't always connect
Like I don't ever connect"

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Postby Pashmina » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:39 pm

becky wrote:excellent band, amplified heart is probably my favorite

shout out to "protection" too.



yeah protection is surprisingly on like the deserts miss the rain, which is the comp i'm listening to

protection is still my favorite massive attack record.

and yeah protection and amplified heart would probably both make my favorite 20 or so records
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Postby Pashmina » Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:41 pm

and speaking of rentboy and slsk - why is that sweet ecstasy feeling the thing most often downloaded from me?

i could understand a track or two, but somehow people are always grabbing the entire thing
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Postby Sports Fan of the Year » Wed Nov 05, 2014 12:44 pm

KALM wrote:there was this thread a little while back where boarders posted their 100 favorite songs each


Does anyone still have rentboy's list? rentboy himself maybe.
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Postby rentboy » Wed Nov 05, 2014 3:51 pm

google says:

viewtopic.php?f=1&t=37836&start=30

i can still pretty much stand by that list just fine.
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Postby Sports Fan of the Year » Wed Nov 05, 2014 4:37 pm

Thanks! This'll keep me busy for a while.

Also intrigued by isobel's list.
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Postby JUGLIFE » Wed Nov 05, 2014 4:38 pm

oh man, i just got into everything but the girl. like this week. oddly cus i read whatshername did the vocals on that one style council song?

but yeah i ride for this shit.
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Postby Ersaph » Wed Nov 05, 2014 5:37 pm

"Two Star" wrecked me earlier this week
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Postby seriesfinale » Wed Nov 05, 2014 6:56 pm

JUGLIFE wrote:oh man, i just got into everything but the girl. like this week. oddly cus i read whatshername did the vocals on that one style council song?

but yeah i ride for this shit.


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I actually like the Weller-sung version from the first Style Council EP more; got a little more life to it

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Postby loaf angel » Mon Nov 02, 2015 1:14 am

on a big Temperamental kick recently.

i've always rode pretty hard for their last three albums. the 80s stuff sort of just seems like something i could find better on a Sade album - nice enough in its own right though
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Postby rentboy » Mon Nov 02, 2015 8:12 am

Baby Museum wrote:the 80s stuff sort of just seems like something i could find better on a Sade album


:shock: :? :oops:

what? no.
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Postby sniffer » Mon Nov 02, 2015 8:16 am

Agree that 'Missing' sort of put me of because it was so relentlessly played
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