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by James T
Wed Jun 17, 2015 11:12 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

I don't know which is more ridiculous. Someone bidding 40m for Sterling or someone rejecting it.
by James T
Wed Jun 17, 2015 11:10 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1534
Views: 147978

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Loop, Low x3, Luna x3, Bjork, Sun Kil Moon, Kurt Vile, Carlton Melton.
by James T
Wed Jun 17, 2015 10:42 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Mark Kozelek / Sun Kil Moon - "Benji"
Replies: 35
Views: 2801

Re: Mark Kozelek / Sun Kil Moon - "Benji"

The only thing I am surprised about regard Koz is that it has taken so long for this to come out about him. He regularly makes highly questionable remarks about a whole range of things, on his last tour he performed a sogn about wanting to "fuck" a teenage girl who worked in Nandos (chicken place in...
by James T
Wed Jun 17, 2015 9:31 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Ride
Replies: 173
Views: 22289

Re: Ride

Let it be known I did have a lovely evening regardless and ate chicken and chips along with my pissy pints.
by James T
Tue Jun 16, 2015 9:52 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Ride
Replies: 173
Views: 22289

Re: Ride

Well, as I said I think earlier in the thread before the dates were even announced, I'm only really a fan of Nowhere and it was a bit light on that for me. I thought it would be one where I would be blown away and enjoyed everything live but it wasn't to be. I wouldn't say they played badly, so if y...
by James T
Mon Jun 15, 2015 10:49 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Ride
Replies: 173
Views: 22289

Re: Ride

Are they playing Nowhere? If so I would go along, despite thinking the Manchester show was a shocking load of... well, not my cup of tea.
by James T
Sat May 30, 2015 4:13 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1120
Views: 131869

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

Ah yeah! Mudhoney! Always a pleasure, never a chore.
by James T
Fri May 29, 2015 12:15 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1120
Views: 131869

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

Saw Prolapse last night and they were bloody brilliant! Not familiar with maybe half the set but didn't matter, sounded great, played great, and were a lot of fun on stage and in good spirits. 2 practises in 16 years and that's how it came out, too good! Hope they come back round but doubt it, catch...
by James T
Thu May 28, 2015 10:03 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1120
Views: 131869

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

Had to miss Earthless due to not being well, but after a trip to the nurse and a few days careful carb consumption, I reckon I'm right for Prolapse tonight! Last show at Roadhouse for me, for many.
by James T
Mon May 25, 2015 10:43 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1120
Views: 131869

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

Sounded like henry the hoover :wink:
by James T
Tue May 12, 2015 9:19 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Dots & Loops 9th Birthday: THE POP GROUP + more...
Replies: 1
Views: 858

Re: Dots & Loops 9th Birthday: THE POP GROUP + more...

Updated with headliner!
by James T
Sat May 09, 2015 5:43 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: 2015 Austin Psych Fest Lineup (Levitation)
Replies: 91
Views: 18206

Re: 2015 Austin Psych Fest Lineup (Levitation)

Its a shame to hear about what sounds to be a dreadful performance. It's important to remember that all bands have shit shows where it doesn't go right, so I'm not too worried about future shows. I've never had the displeasure of seeing the guys have a bad night. The only one I didn't enjoy was Holm...
by James T
Fri May 08, 2015 12:15 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Spiritualized at Brudenell
Replies: 73
Views: 12676

Re: Spiritualized at Brudenell

Sold out but hopefully I can work something out. Love the venue.
by James T
Wed May 06, 2015 12:11 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1120
Views: 131869

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

Just waiting on a few emails before that.
by James T
Wed May 06, 2015 11:16 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1120
Views: 131869

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

Glad you tolerated the evening! I'm not sure about Carlton Melton but I've heard of a belting pop group called 'Night Flights & The Smoke Drip Spectacular'.
by James T
Wed May 06, 2015 11:14 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Spiritualized at Brudenell
Replies: 73
Views: 12676

Re: Spiritualized at Brudenell

Nearly £30! Still, I'll be there.
by James T
Tue May 05, 2015 9:45 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1534
Views: 147978

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Super Furry Animals and Pop Group in the next week, Ride, Blur in Llandudno... Luna again, Low (as ever eh).
by James T
Mon Apr 27, 2015 6:58 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

Nor did I mention the 2 penalties the analysis stated we also should've been awarded. One I agree with 100%, the other I was more 50/50 on. Also, I hardly went into any detail about what went on in the game did I? Good try though buddy.
by James T
Mon Apr 27, 2015 12:15 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

Mangala has been great in the past few games he's appeared in, though he still ranks high as one of the worst buys I've ever seen purely down to the fee. He does look like he could be a top defender one day, but I see no more potential in him than I do in Nastasic. Perhaps less. Unusual for a centre...
by James T
Mon Apr 27, 2015 12:12 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: RSD 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 3897

Re: RSD 2015

Managed to get a copy of the Red house Painters box set, incredible! Also the Bedhead live LP and toomilk took a drive to LA to grab me the LA-only Blur flexidisc from an ice cream van...
by James T
Sun Apr 26, 2015 9:06 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1120
Views: 131869

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

So I went to see Luna a few times in Spain, and if you get a chance to see them you should DEFINITELY do it. Played a different set each night, changing 8 or 9 songs from night to night making it a good tour to catch numerous dates of. They even broke out a few from their first album, and gladly ign...
by James T
Sat Apr 25, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: LOOP to reform?
Replies: 119
Views: 12019

Re: LOOP to reform?

Despite being a huge fan of Loop, I'm not really digging that one.
by James T
Fri Apr 24, 2015 7:35 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool Psych Fest 2015 with Spiritualized
Replies: 127
Views: 26366

Re: Liverpool Psych Fest 2015 with Spiritualized

Looking forward to a day of complaining about the sound.
by James T
Sat Apr 18, 2015 10:19 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1534
Views: 147978

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Just about to leave for Spain to see Luna in Madrid, Barcelona, and Valencia. By chance, SLEEP are also playing in Barcelona on the last night of my trip. Not sure the mrs would appreciate that, so we'll wait and see......
by James T
Mon Apr 13, 2015 9:25 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

Great comparatively to us on the day, but when I look at some of the performances against us across the season, they were far from putting in the best showing. Stoke absolutely hammered us for 45 minutes! I'll never know how we won that 4-1. And the current champions thing is fairly irrelevant to wh...
by James T
Sun Apr 12, 2015 10:51 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

The squad age thing is bollocks for me, kompany is 29! All the players have top quality football left in them, although Marty at centre back has looked his age this year I would agree.

Also, funny that every pundit is pulling that line now, but they wanted lampard starting games before Christmas!
by James T
Sun Apr 12, 2015 9:05 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

Ridiculous that the 3rd goal was allowed, but apart from that we totally gave up after the equaliser. Didn't deserve anything. Some of these players are already thinking about where they will be playing next year. I think the people in charge of recruitment have as much to answer for as anyone else,...
by James T
Thu Apr 09, 2015 6:33 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Heads in London - April 8th
Replies: 48
Views: 5480

Re: The Heads in London - April 8th

Such a brilliant night! Great to catch up with so many people, and the gig was sensational. A slow start, but by the 3rd track is was blistering and it just got better and better. I didn't want it to end, but at the same time I'm not sure my body could cope with more than an hour, my ears are screwed!
by James T
Fri Apr 03, 2015 10:26 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

Nice to see a tribute to Nick Mann at the Shrewsbury town match today - http://www.itv.com/news/central/2015-04-03/tributes-paid-to-tragic-shrewsbury-fan-hit-by-train-in-london/ You may not have seen the story but he died in tragic circumstances last weekend trying to save his brother in London's un...
by James T
Fri Mar 27, 2015 8:32 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Heads in London - April 8th
Replies: 48
Views: 5480

Re: The Heads in London - April 8th

Seriously looking forward to it. I'll be in London from 4pm so if anyone is around, lets make plans!
by James T
Fri Mar 27, 2015 5:28 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Heads in London - April 8th
Replies: 48
Views: 5480

Re: The Heads in London - April 8th

Confirmation that I can now make this for sure. Train tickets booked and entry sorted. 8)
by James T
Thu Mar 26, 2015 12:05 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Aliens : LUNA
Replies: 27
Views: 2156

Re: Aliens : LUNA

You may be deaf too. There should be enough forum members to help you out into the London night. What? :shock: Have we suddenly got a bunch of new recruits??? If past history is anything to go by, we'll all be thrashed. FWIW, I still recall the racket at Koko :D Incredibly, I may be the most sober ...
by James T
Thu Mar 19, 2015 9:09 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Green Man Festival
Replies: 23
Views: 3228

Re: Green Man Festival

Hopefully gonna make it to this, haven't done a UK festival in nearly 10 years.
by James T
Tue Mar 17, 2015 6:54 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Luna UK dates
Replies: 8
Views: 1021

Re: Luna UK dates

Leeds is much cheaper than the other dates, I reckon I will go as it's a Saturday.
by James T
Tue Mar 17, 2015 6:28 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: speaking of...leonard cohen...
Replies: 1
Views: 295

Re: speaking of...leonard cohen...

Fortunate enough to have seen 4 shows on his 'grand tour', I only hope he does a victory lap. The finest concert I've seen, and meeting him was a dream fulfilled.
by James T
Mon Mar 16, 2015 4:54 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Luna UK dates
Replies: 8
Views: 1021

Re: Luna UK dates

They're also doing Leeds Brudenell, by the way.
by James T
Mon Mar 16, 2015 4:54 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Luna UK dates
Replies: 8
Views: 1021

Re: Luna UK dates

If you're doing London, I may go down with you. Disappointed I couldn't get the Luna Manchester show myself, but glad it's happening for everyone! I'll report back on the 3 Spanish dates I'm catching...
by James T
Sun Mar 15, 2015 12:16 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

Really poor again, although we dominated pretty much every stat we never looked like winning. We're useless at the moment when it comes to putting away chances. I would be surprised if we dropped out of the top 4, although I agree that it is a possibility if we don't start playing to potential. We n...
by James T
Thu Mar 12, 2015 1:37 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Low
Replies: 13
Views: 766

Re: Low

I had an awful cough at that show and everyone was furious at me. (Andrews lane)
by James T
Thu Mar 12, 2015 8:50 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Redundant
Replies: 32
Views: 3328

Re: Redundant

I work in Social Media marketing, not a real grafters job!
by James T
Wed Mar 11, 2015 10:29 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Heads in London - April 8th
Replies: 48
Views: 5480

Re: The Heads in London - April 8th

I really need to get back to Manchester after the show cause it's gonna be hard to get time off from the new job. Hope I can do it.
by James T
Wed Mar 11, 2015 10:09 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Low
Replies: 13
Views: 766

Re: Low

There are some good boots from those shows with Slowdive!

I also love the version of I Started a Joke, Mim has an incredible voice especially for a track like that.
by James T
Wed Mar 11, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Low
Replies: 13
Views: 766

Re: Low

I do have the setlist for that too! Tomorrow One is from the vinyl version of Curtain Hits The Cast. They never play it, only when I pester them! I remember them initially getting it wrong and restarting, saying "that's what you get for trying to please a friend". Anyway, enough of my tales and fand...
by James T
Wed Mar 11, 2015 12:11 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Low
Replies: 13
Views: 766

Re: Low

There is a new album and tour coming up also, the tracks sound to be to be their best since Trust.
by James T
Wed Mar 11, 2015 12:10 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Low
Replies: 13
Views: 766

Re: Low

Well, I think we all know I'm a huge fan. Seen them over 40 times I reckon now in numerous countries and have been fortunate enough to build a good friendship with them where we speak regularly and always catch up whenever there is a tour. Incredible band. I recently uploaded a collection of my setl...
by James T
Tue Mar 10, 2015 11:39 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

Villa v Arsenal final, Villa to win. Often a surprising cup, and given results in earlier rounds it would be a shame if there wasn't another shock!
by James T
Thu Mar 05, 2015 7:28 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1534
Views: 147978

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Shinesalight wrote:Spectres tonight. And just added to the list....The Warlocks and SFA both in the same week in May :D 8)
Enjoy, I saw them the other day and they were brilliant!
by James T
Thu Mar 05, 2015 7:26 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1534
Views: 147978

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Super Furry Animals, Blur, Damon & Naomi, Kikagaku Moyo, Eternal Tapestry, The Pop Group, Sun Kil Moon, David Gilmour, Bjork, Anthroproph, Moon Duo, Idlewild, Mew, Luna x3... So many shows coming up now!
by James T
Thu Mar 05, 2015 1:58 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

Pathetic turnout last night, you can all have your empty seat digs this time round!

Good performance though. Sure, Leicester were unlucky not to have a penalty or 2, but we were unlucky not to score 3 or 4 more. Result was the most important thing yesterday.
by James T
Thu Mar 05, 2015 1:55 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: David Gilmour Tour / New Album
Replies: 19
Views: 1143

David Gilmour Tour / New Album

Little info on the album at the moment, but dates are as follows... 9/12 — Pula, Croatia 9/14 — Verona, Italy 9/15 — Florence, Italy 9/17 — Orange, France 9/19 — Oberhausen, Germany 9/23 — London, England 9/24 — London, England 9/25 — London, England I got tickets for the second London show, £100 ea...
by James T
Wed Mar 04, 2015 5:41 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Last five albums/lp's you bought?
Replies: 2536
Views: 302299

Re: Last five albums/lp's you bought?

Bit of a spree following the redundancy... Earth - Primative & Deadly Grouper - Ruins Stereolab - Transient random-noise... Stereolab - Peng (both originals) The Velvet Underground - s/t Lou Reed - Transformer (surprised I didn't have it, maybe I lost it) Slowdive - Souvlaki (music on vinyl to repla...
by James T
Mon Mar 02, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: KIKAGAKU MOYO - The Roadhouse, Manchester, 7th June 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 879

Re: KIKAGAKU MOYO - The Roadhouse, Manchester, 7th June 2015

A few days before that show, and then we also have our 9th birthday special after that! Busy week for me...
by James T
Mon Mar 02, 2015 12:36 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: KIKAGAKU MOYO - The Roadhouse, Manchester, 7th June 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 879

KIKAGAKU MOYO - The Roadhouse, Manchester, 7th June 2015

After the success of last year's show, we bring them back for their only UK show outside of London... The Beauty Witch & Dots and Loops present Kikagaku Moyo / 幾何学模様 + Support TBA https://www.facebook.com/events/912843925412715 To anyone who has heard the music of Kikagaku Moyo, it should come as no...
by James T
Sun Mar 01, 2015 4:39 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Acoustic Mainlines t-shirt (medium) wanted
Replies: 5
Views: 521

Re: Acoustic Mainlines t-shirt (medium) wanted

Aye, I owe a few out after that Slowdive show!
by James T
Sun Mar 01, 2015 4:37 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

Credit to Liverpool but City made it SO EASY for them in the second half to keep coming forward. You can;t win trophies every year but its the manner of some of these defeats that concern me. Nasri and Zabaleta were really poor today. Kompany had a shocking first half but I think the back 2 had a gr...
by James T
Sun Mar 01, 2015 9:59 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: SFA ~ Songbook
Replies: 16
Views: 2906

Re: SFA ~ Songbook

I can't wait to see them again, incredible live. Seen them twice, once in 97 supporting Blur and again on their last tour at Bangor University. So great.
by James T
Sun Mar 01, 2015 9:58 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Acoustic Mainlines t-shirt (medium) wanted
Replies: 5
Views: 521

Re: Acoustic Mainlines t-shirt (medium) wanted

Don't worry about it, postage will be minimal anyhow. If I do end up in Edinburgh any time though, I never turn down a drink. Just pm me your details and I'll send it this week!
by James T
Sat Feb 28, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Acoustic Mainlines t-shirt (medium) wanted
Replies: 5
Views: 521

Re: Acoustic Mainlines t-shirt (medium) wanted

I have one you can have for free. It might be a large. It's at my parents place but I'm going there tomorrow so I will double check its wha you're looking for. It's definitely grey with the spaceman, says j spaceman on one of the sleeves and has the dates on the front.
by James T
Fri Feb 27, 2015 7:53 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Redundant
Replies: 32
Views: 3328

Re: Redundant

That's exactly what I think. I've found a better job with better pay, and got my package to take with me to pay off everything I need to, and also to treat myself.
by James T
Fri Feb 27, 2015 7:19 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Pop Group - Citizen Zombie
Replies: 5
Views: 518

Re: The Pop Group - Citizen Zombie

It will be amazing live. I wonder if they're playing Manchester...
by James T
Fri Feb 27, 2015 3:34 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Redundant
Replies: 32
Views: 3328

Re: Redundant

So I left work Wednesday (i booked the end of the week off) and I had my first job interview today, they offered me the job already! Worked out great, got a nice package to spend on records now..

Thanks for being nice everyone. You're right, it's a good thing.
by James T
Thu Feb 26, 2015 7:54 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Damon & Naomi - Manchester Gullivers - 7th April
Replies: 0
Views: 638

Damon & Naomi - Manchester Gullivers - 7th April

Dots & Loops is delighted to bring Damon & Naomi back to Manchester on 7th April for a show in support of their new release 'Fortune', their first album since 2011's superb 'False Beats & True Hearts'. Support comes from Elle Mary (solo). Tickets to be made available via WeGotTickets and in-store at...
by James T
Wed Feb 25, 2015 10:25 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Premier League / Football / Etc...
Replies: 1463
Views: 136528

Re: Premier League / Football / Etc...

When City play like we know they can, they tend to score more than one goal. We have to play with conviction in Barcelona and hope we can contain their attack to restrict them to no more than one goal. We can definitely win it 2-1 on our day, but I wouldn't fancy us in extra time anyhow.
by James T
Tue Feb 24, 2015 11:54 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool Psych Fest 2015 with Spiritualized
Replies: 127
Views: 26366

Re: Liverpool Psych Fest 2015 with Spiritualized

Pretty sure Follakzoid won't be there, but who knows.
by James T
Tue Feb 24, 2015 10:56 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool Psych Fest 2015 with Spiritualized
Replies: 127
Views: 26366

Liverpool Psych Fest 2015 with Spiritualized

All I know so far, article won't load at work! Who else is on there?
by James T
Thu Feb 19, 2015 9:20 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Pop Group - Citizen Zombie
Replies: 5
Views: 518

Re: The Pop Group - Citizen Zombie

I'm disappointed to hear it didn't really grab you, I found it a completely gripping listen the first time i put it on. So much that surprised me throughout. Sure, it isn't classic Pop Group in terms of it's sound, but I feel they've really pulled through to 2015 with a vital release and done themse...