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Tue Nov 16, 2010 1:08 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Redundant again - looking for work
Replies: 12
Views: 2428

Re: Redundant again - looking for work

Howdee, may as well use all avenues in my search for work and contacts. I lost my job on Friday, something about a recession and drop in workloads. George Osbourne says we're all in it together so come on George, come round mine right now and help with my child care, my search for work, my trip to ...
by is
Tue Feb 02, 2010 9:46 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Pinball Wizard
Replies: 0
Views: 434

Pinball Wizard

A friend of mine organised a pinball show the other week - and among all the machines and High Score Challenges etc, they set up a Psych-Out Challenge Booth - contestants had to play Twilight Zone wearing fly-eye glasses, in strobe light and smoke while being blasted with Krazy Soundz. Someone put i...
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Tue Feb 02, 2010 9:37 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Greatest Sporting Moment
Replies: 131
Views: 13999

Re: Greatest Sporting Moment

Speaking of kids, and sport, and baseball - the film Bad News Bears has been on the telly a couple of times in the last week. I only saw the last three-quarters of an hour, but it seemed to be a pretty good film - although the 70s does seem to be a hell of a long time ago: all the drinking and swear...
by is
Wed Jan 27, 2010 3:03 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Greatest Sporting Moment
Replies: 131
Views: 13999

Tiger Stadium, Detroit, USA

So, I saw this in my Sunday paper - the Observer - in the sport section, and I thought of spzretent. It's Number 69 in their series of articles on Lost Sports Venues.

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by is
Fri Jan 22, 2010 3:48 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Richard Ashcroft Returns with "United Nations of Sound"
Replies: 57
Views: 6337

Re: Richard Ashcroft Returns with "United Nations of Sound"

They played this on BBC Radio 6 Music Round Table last night - and I agreed with most of the panel - it's shit (actually, none of them went that far). It doesn't go anywhere, or mean anything. Lazy, nonsensical rubbish.
by is
Fri Jan 22, 2010 3:44 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: word association with your host Stuart...
Replies: 230
Views: 16636

Re: word association with your host Stuart...

Robin
by is
Fri Jan 22, 2010 10:33 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Blog
Replies: 6
Views: 763

Re: Blog

I have two blogs - no need to link to them Modlab, they're not Spiritualized related - but you can read them if you want. Tell me what you think. http://livinginkent.blogspot.com (which is a kind of alternative tourist guide) http://jsconfidential.blogspot.com (some of my experiences in the world of...
by is
Fri Jan 22, 2010 10:20 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Greatest Sporting Moment
Replies: 131
Views: 13999

Re: Greatest Sporting Moment

I really can't recommend Ed Smith's book enough, on the Cricket/Baseball comparison. I'm still a bit hazy about the ins and outs of baseball, to be honest, except that it seems to be the inverse of cricket in respect of the pressure placed on the batsman/batter in one, and the pitcher/bowler in the ...
by is
Fri Jan 22, 2010 10:15 am
Forum: Other
Topic: what happened after return of the jedi...
Replies: 8
Views: 1379

Re: what happened after return of the jedi...

I have never seen Star Wars*

I like this though: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cQ9sJVJMiYM




* I have seen Star Wars once. And I went to see The Phantom Menace at the Cinema when it came out, and they gave you a certificate and everything.
by is
Tue Jan 19, 2010 3:14 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Greatest Sporting Moment
Replies: 131
Views: 13999

Re: Greatest Sporting Moment

And his crying was seen as needless blubbering for the camera. Not sincere. I'm not the only person in the world to have thought he looked odd. Now I know his name I have googled Mark McGwire Botox, and found loads of other people have noticed (though, like me, they're just guessing - but I guess s...
by is
Tue Jan 19, 2010 9:41 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Greatest Sporting Moment
Replies: 131
Views: 13999

Re: Greatest Sporting Moment

To is ... The story you comment on really has nothing to do with botox. Steroids is what the story is all about and spzretent is right on with his assessment of McGwire, steroids and baseball in American culture. I guess, a comparison for you would be if Steve Redgrave the GB olympic rower confesse...
by is
Mon Jan 18, 2010 10:58 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Greatest Sporting Moment
Replies: 131
Views: 13999

Re: Greatest Sporting Moment

How about this for Not The Greatest Sporting Moment: A few days ago Sky Sports News here in the UK broadcast parts of a tear-filled interview with what I surmise was a long retired baseball batsman, who has seemingly confessed to having been a 'drug-cheat'... you know, like Andre Agassi, only in a s...
by is
Wed Jan 13, 2010 1:12 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Spiritualized on Radio Four
Replies: 3
Views: 611

Re: Spiritualized on Radio Four

It wasn't the WHOLE year, just the last couple of months. They did the same thing in April/May 2008 to commemorate the various uprisings which happened in May '68. The person picking the music to back the '89 news was doing a pretty good job - I didn't listen to all of them, but as well as the obvio...
by is
Wed Jan 06, 2010 3:11 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Greatest Sporting Moment
Replies: 131
Views: 13999

Re: Greatest Sporting Moment

nickh wrote:Chelsea
A long long time ago, when the Spiritualized web forum was somewhere else, you didn't used to be able to type the word "Chelsea". The person who set the board up seemingly had it rigged so it would automatically change itself into another word. A rude one. No-one knew why...
by is
Wed Jan 06, 2010 11:51 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Greatest Sporting Moment
Replies: 131
Views: 13999

Re: Greatest Sporting Moment

4. My Father in Law (who supported Liverpool in the 70s, but now supports Manchester United). :shock: :evil: In football terms, the ultimate betrayal. NEVER change your team. Especially switching to your greatest rivals. I hope he has some redeeming qualities. :wink: Well, when I say 'Support', I d...
by is
Tue Jan 05, 2010 5:16 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Greatest Sporting Moment
Replies: 131
Views: 13999

Re: Greatest Sporting Moment

Goodness gracious. I don't really have any strong negative feelings for football clubs I don't support, but I'm afraid that nothing could be calculated to make me hate a club (and an "Anyone but them" mentality, if it comes to that) than this kind of wheedling victimhood/infeiority complex stuff plu...
by is
Tue Dec 15, 2009 9:07 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Greatest Sporting Moment
Replies: 131
Views: 13999

Re: Greatest Sporting Moment

Personally, for me, te greatest sporting moment was at Wembley 1999. Manchester City beating Gillingham in the division 2 playoff final. What a day... Oh - I was there too. A load of work mates supported the Gills, and so they hired a minibus. It was a pretty good match - City were totally out of i...
by is
Mon Dec 14, 2009 12:20 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Best albums of 2010
Replies: 57
Views: 3309

Re: Best albums of 2010

I see someone's already put Broadcast/Focus Group's Witch Trials lp on their list - but I just wanted to second it.

It was completely new to me when I heard this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OqINetEN ... re=related on the radio yesterday . Amazing. 8)
by is
Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:07 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Spz-Related Joke (kind of)
Replies: 3
Views: 679

Re: Spz-Related Joke (kind of)

I heard this tonight and thought it was pretty swell: "What do you do when you see a Spaceman? You park in it." I hate to be a pedant (really, I do!), but surely the punchline of that joke is "Park in it, maaaan." Anyway - the only music related joke I heard recently was this: "What's brown and rhy...
by is
Fri Dec 11, 2009 8:58 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Jason interview in The Sun !!!
Replies: 13
Views: 1274

Re: Jason interview in The Sun !!!

Oh, BRAVO!

My absolute favourite part is about him sitting down on stage due to a Rugby injury - which is probably not far from the truth, in a funny sort of way.
by is
Wed Dec 09, 2009 1:45 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: A surreal hero
Replies: 3
Views: 1569

Re: A surreal hero

And this parasite couldn't even hack the training. He wimped out of the Royal Marines after mere weeks.

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by is
Wed Dec 09, 2009 1:40 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: A surreal hero
Replies: 3
Views: 1569

Re: A surreal hero

Not to mention this clown - whose 5 year military career culminated in command of a coastal minesweeper (aka fisheries protection vessel) in the mid 70s (did they issue a campaign medal for the Cod War?)

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by is
Wed Dec 09, 2009 1:35 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: A surreal hero
Replies: 3
Views: 1569

Re: A surreal hero

I found the story on the Daily Mail's website... which is good because you get to read all the comments left by the absurd little Englanders who think he should be horsewhipped and hanged for treason. Apparently Prince Phillip earned all his medals - because he was a Royal Naval Leiutenant in the 19...
by is
Wed Dec 09, 2009 1:22 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Jason interview in The Sun !!!
Replies: 13
Views: 1274

Re: Jason interview in The Sun !!!

Not that I didn't believe you...! I went to the super soar-away Sun's website and searched for this article... I couldn't find it, but was surprised to find two other articles - one from when A&E came out ("I was technically dead for a week!" joked rocker Jason (42) as he lay back in the sun"), and ...
by is
Mon Dec 07, 2009 12:13 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Art...
Replies: 85
Views: 14014

Re: Art...

That's pretty nifty. Just out of interest - don't tell me if it's a secret: how did you do it? cheers mate, i just manipulated the image on my pc, printed it out. gridded up the canvas then drew it freehand then got a headache painting the dots! Nice to know that, computer aside, there's still no s...
by is
Fri Nov 20, 2009 3:44 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Illustrators
Replies: 4
Views: 1047

Re: Illustrators

I'd say If you're interested in cars or engineering, and you're talking about art and illustration, Bob Freeman was the man. He used to contribute to the now defunct Supercar Classics magazine. I loved his drawings - he left the construction lines in, so you could have a clue about how he drew them ...
by is
Thu Oct 22, 2009 4:53 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Slough of Despond
Replies: 15
Views: 1145

Re: Slough of Despond

True - I meant to put a winking face down there at the bottom of my last post.
by is
Thu Oct 22, 2009 2:47 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Slough of Despond
Replies: 15
Views: 1145

Re: Slough of Despond

Well, Laz - you said it all. I'm sorry about your news. I'll say this again, for your benefit (as you may be thinking your circumstances maybe similar to mine): most of the time it's fine. My advice to you and others is 1. Try to keep in touch with as many people as possible - old colleagues (I try ...
by is
Thu Oct 22, 2009 9:48 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Slough of Despond
Replies: 15
Views: 1145

Re: Slough of Despond

I know - I read the music heals thread. I'm afraid to say, it made me even more ashamed that I had come on here to moan about my lot. We all have our cross to bear, and I ought to be thankful mine is so comparitively light. *is thankful* Thanks everyone for your wishes, stories and advice. I will re...
by is
Tue Oct 20, 2009 5:26 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Stones-Cocksucker Blues
Replies: 7
Views: 1600

Re: Stones-Cocksucker Blues

And on the subject of Mick Jagger, I spotted this in the Diary column of the Guardian last week: Finally, we get older. If lucky we get wiser. Mark Ellen, editor of the Word, has spent 30 years tending to music magazines in one capacity or another. Above all else he has learned one thing. "Keith Ric...
by is
Tue Oct 20, 2009 5:04 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: look away now (sport)
Replies: 1
Views: 402

Re: look away now (sport)

Check out Strictly Dave Podmore - on Radio 4 at about 11pm, if you like sport and comedy.
by is
Tue Oct 20, 2009 4:59 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Stones-Cocksucker Blues
Replies: 7
Views: 1600

Re: Stones-Cocksucker Blues

I found this to be really good! The mix of musical talent and debauchery is pretty damn amazing. I see why the Stones would not want this released but yet on the other hand it should. Some parts are up there with the Led Zep fish stories. M Cocksucker Blues was shown at the Tate Modern in London a ...
by is
Tue Oct 20, 2009 4:51 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Art...
Replies: 85
Views: 14014

Re: Art...

That's pretty nifty. Just out of interest - don't tell me if it's a secret: how did you do it?
by is
Tue Oct 20, 2009 4:46 pm
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: Spacemen 3 Reading 1989 t-shirt.
Replies: 2
Views: 1161

Re: Spacemen 3 Reading 1989 t-shirt.

long time Spacemen 3 fan ,went to the revitalised Reading Fest. 1989 with a few friends,2 as i remember bought Spacemen t-shirts Playing With Fire with Reading 89 in the middle,one being my young brother who has been tantalizing me for 6? years that he sill had the shirt stashed away, now the the r...
by is
Tue Oct 20, 2009 4:42 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: First record or cd
Replies: 40
Views: 1882

Re: First record or cd

First single: You're the one that I want: John Travolta & Olivia Newton John First LP: Some shitty Eric Clapton/Cream/Derek and the Dominoes compilation* First cd: Boiled Beef & Rotting Teeth - Mudhoney** * it's actually impossible to remember - I used to get LPs for xmas and birthdays, or on tape f...
by is
Tue Oct 20, 2009 4:30 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Slough of Despond
Replies: 15
Views: 1145

Re: Slough of Despond

Thanks everyone.

You know, I'm already embarrassed about starting up this thread. Swallow it up for another day.

Good luck to everyone else who is in the same boat. We'll get through it.
by is
Tue Oct 20, 2009 12:17 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Slough of Despond
Replies: 15
Views: 1145

Re: Slough of Despond

Well, that's some comfort, thanks.

I'm not this bad constantly. It's usually made worse when I try to think of the answer (unfortunately).
by is
Tue Oct 20, 2009 11:26 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Slough of Despond
Replies: 15
Views: 1145

Slough of Despond

Hello. I'm posting this here because no-one here knows who I really am. I would hate for people who know me in real-life to be aware of just how utterly miserable I am feeling. I have been out of work now for more than a year. My wife is sick of her job - wants a family, but we can't do that, becaus...
by is
Mon Sep 28, 2009 10:53 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Radiohead
Replies: 20
Views: 1906

Re: Radiohead

Yesterday, I made my annual attempt to develop an interest in Radiohead... Love that opening line...and I'm sure everyone must have something (some band/artist) they respect and would very much like to have a grander attachment too, but just can't. For me, that band is Spiritualized. :o :shock: :|
by is
Mon Sep 28, 2009 10:47 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Other message boards
Replies: 25
Views: 2186

Re: Other message boards

Well, a couple of us went on a field trip to the Metallica boards, ages ago. That went well. I think it was arranged on this board, so you might be able to find reference to that. Turnmeondeadman had a forum for a bit, but it died. I joined the Sonic Youth boards for a bit. That was a bit like here,...
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Mon Sep 21, 2009 9:29 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Do you have a fave Beatles album?
Replies: 33
Views: 2111

Re: Do you have a fave Beatles album?

I had the patchy rubber soul and the excellent with the beatles when I was 6.. My third album was Something new with Komm gib mir deine hand; probably their finest moment. Please please me is also a decent album. They never made a perfect record when they started wanking around in the studio and "w...
by is
Mon Sep 21, 2009 9:25 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Ticket agency fees
Replies: 12
Views: 962

Re: Ticket agency fees

I work for ticketmaster and think service fees are totally neccesary but way too high at times. I don't mean to be rude - this isn't directed at you, but "BOLLOCKS". Let me explain: I agree that there are costs involved in the production, sales and distribution of tickets. I agree that these costs ...
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Tue Sep 15, 2009 3:46 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Do you have a fave Beatles album?
Replies: 33
Views: 2111

Re: Do you have a fave Beatles album?

I'd have to say, "The Best of the Beatles". Ha ha! It's an apocryphal tale, and one that I've a feeling I've repeated on here, that Connor McNicholas, late of the NME was asked by his new colleagues what his two favourite albums were. He answered "The Best of the Beatles, and Smells Like Teen Spiri...
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Mon Jul 06, 2009 3:00 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: RIP Allen Klein
Replies: 8
Views: 517

Re: RIP Allen Klein

The question is - was he worse than Don Arden or Peter Grant - or is this a category error? Peter Grant was formidible, but utterly on the side of the artists. Klien... never really took on a client who couldn't afford him. Some of the storys you hear about Arden and the Small Faces (not to mention ...
by is
Mon Jul 06, 2009 2:51 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: How about you ?
Replies: 11
Views: 1543

Re: How about you ?

Where are you and how do you feel ? On the dole. Useless. How would you describe yourself ? Bald ing Who would paint your portrait ? Mark Rothko Favourite film-makers ? The Coen Brothers If you made a film... ? It would be unwatchable. What lyrics have you been inspired by ? Touch Me I'm Sick If yo...
by is
Mon Jul 06, 2009 1:22 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: english sport racist
Replies: 2
Views: 445

Re: english sport racist

all of the top rugby players have been sent a letter saying if they play abroad they are less likely to be selected for england and counties have been told off for hiring australian cricket players before the ashes. fuck sake. it makes me sick that it is accpeted as acceptable. this is not acceptab...
by is
Mon Jul 06, 2009 1:18 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: RIP Allen Klein
Replies: 8
Views: 517

RIP Allen Klein

Not sure what branch of the forum this should be posted in:

http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/culture/ne ... -symphony/

Form an orderly queue behind Mr Ashcroft (although he says he's not bitter).
by is
Fri Jun 26, 2009 1:24 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: R.I.P. MJ & Sky Saxon
Replies: 12
Views: 1192

Re: R.I.P. MJ & Sky Saxon

Seething Wells - I can't recall for sure, but I have a feeling he may have enjoyed the iconoclasm of the Manic Street Preachers... he definitely seemed to like a lot of awful rubbish (of all kinds), and quite (very) often laid into all our favourite bands. But he was always readable, and often funny...
by is
Fri Jan 23, 2009 10:14 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: RIP Dave Dee etcetera
Replies: 5
Views: 443

Re: RIP Dave Dee (And others)

And now: John Mortimer Patrick MacGoohan Tony Hart None of them were musicians, true (although Patrick MacGoohan had the idea for the theme tune to The Prisoner, he had to hum it to the composer...). But, they played Jackie by Scott Walker (he's one of ours, surely?) on the radio yesterday, to honou...
by is
Fri Jan 23, 2009 10:09 am
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: The Spiritualized Book & Comic Club
Replies: 220
Views: 43116

Re: The Spiritualized Book Club

i am thoroughly enjoying bill drummond (klf) and mark mannings (zodiac mindwarp) travel diaries of their holy journey to the north pole to place a picture of Elvis and hopefully bring about world peace through his sacred image transmitting the cosmic love vibes through the laylines down through the...
by is
Wed Jan 14, 2009 9:44 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Anne Frank alive in Gaza
Replies: 38
Views: 2419

Re: Anne Frank alive in Gaza

In no way is this really a holocaust. Seriously, if Israel wanted to wipe these people off the face of the Earth, as Hitler did, they could use their nuclear, conventional, and chemical arsenal against their enemies and their civilian populations... Oh, well, that's alright then. I believe they are...
by is
Wed Jan 14, 2009 9:34 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Anne Frank alive in Gaza
Replies: 38
Views: 2419

Re: Anne Frank alive in Gaza

runcible wrote:
is wrote: The Irish struggle was (is) basically a Class/Political thing.
No religious background?
Nearly always a Red Herring.
by is
Tue Jan 13, 2009 8:49 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Anne Frank alive in Gaza
Replies: 38
Views: 2419

Re: Anne Frank alive in Gaza

...as for northern ireland it still has more than its fair share of active terrorists so while things may be relatively quiet compared to the past its a bit premature to say everythings sorted out and had the IRA fired 4000 missiles (not to be confused with fireworks!) into england like the various...
by is
Mon Jan 12, 2009 4:31 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Anne Frank alive in Gaza
Replies: 38
Views: 2419

Re: Anne Frank alive in Gaza

Goodness gracious. Killing people is wrong, ok? There is some pretty staggering double-speak going on out there (my favourite is the way the Israeli spokespeople condemn Hamas for using the civilian population as Human Shields, immediately before going out and breaking their weapons against these ve...
by is
Mon Jan 12, 2009 9:40 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: RIP Dave Dee etcetera
Replies: 5
Views: 443

RIP Dave Dee etcetera

Out of Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Titch. George Harrison took the piss out of you (near the end of Anthology Vol 3). The Queen Mother knew you as "the one with the whip". When you were a Police Cadet in 1960 you attended the car crash which killed Eddie Cochran, and had a go on his guitar befor...
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Mon Dec 01, 2008 4:59 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: dylan the fan
Replies: 13
Views: 1230

Re: dylan the fan

That story is reminiscent of the old, old one about Bob Dylan in London, which goes something like this: Bob Dylan was in London, attempting to meet his old friend Dave Stewart, out of the Eurythmics. He only had vague directions, and so knocked on a door (probably more out of hope than anything). "...
by is
Mon Jul 28, 2008 5:54 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: CSNY - Deja Vu
Replies: 6
Views: 668

Re: CSNY - Deja Vu

Wow - I didn't know anything about this. Deja Vu is one of my all time favourite albums that I discovered when I was about 10 and still play over 30 years later. Looks very interesting and something to see when I get a chance. Cheers! I'm not sure how much it has to do with the original Deja Vu alb...
by is
Mon Jul 28, 2008 5:52 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: lou's casual racism
Replies: 13
Views: 933

Re: lou's casual racism

i never said for one second that it was racist against black people or jewish people. i think it's 'casual' racism towards the ignorent white man. despite lou being white himself to me he is clearly mocking the white mans racism I don't understand what you're saying. If you don't believe that this ...
by is
Thu Jul 24, 2008 11:04 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Joshua 3
Replies: 22
Views: 1379

Re: The Joshua 3

Shit - I've tried to be 'cool', and left you with the wrong end of the stick: I was told by someone who was told by someone (this third person COULD be considered reasonably well connected, but he's not in Loop, or anything like that). But the person who told me is asking the person who told him for...
by is
Thu Jul 24, 2008 10:57 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: The Heads - a gig at last!!
Replies: 61
Views: 5653

Ozrics/Heads

For clarification - I wasn't *directly* comparing Ozric Tentacles to the Heads. For starters, I'm not a fan of the Ozrics: I used to hang out with lots of people who were fans (if you know what I mean...), so listened to a fair bit of it in 1991/2. So, my perception of their output is coloured by th...
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Thu Jul 24, 2008 10:45 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Joshua 3
Replies: 22
Views: 1379

Re: The Joshua 3

Now, whither Thee Hypnotics? Oh yes. Soul Trader is a devastating EP - that track and Earth Blues are monstrous. I dug out the single Floatin' In My Hoodoo Dream the other day - and it occurred to me that if only Andy Weatherall had met Jim Jones and not Wee Boab, Thee Hypnotics could have had Prim...
by is
Thu Jul 24, 2008 10:38 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Joshua 3
Replies: 22
Views: 1379

Re: The Joshua 3

Joke?

If so, I assure you that I'm posting in good faith - people are checking it out as we speak; I was so excited I had to share it with the group!
by is
Tue Jul 22, 2008 3:16 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Joshua 3
Replies: 22
Views: 1379

Re: The Joshua 3

As I said - I can't believe anyone who wasn't there (and there at the time) could or should give a particular hoot about who actually started what. I think Runcible's post is a pretty objective account of what probably happened, but I've been on this forum when the subject's come up in the past, and...
by is
Tue Jul 22, 2008 11:02 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Joshua 3
Replies: 22
Views: 1379

Re: The Joshua 3

Ha - I saw the man in the Loop shirt, too, and I'd wondered if it was YOU Ads. Obviously not... ;-) Perhaps it was Josh Hampson. Personally, I think all the Spacemen 3 rip-off slurs are best left where they belong, in late 80's drugby *. I honestly don't think anyone else gave a shit, even at the ti...
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Mon Jul 21, 2008 10:07 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Joshua 3
Replies: 22
Views: 1379

The Joshua 3

I recently heard (from someone who knows someone) that Loop will be joining Led Zeppelin, Verve and My Bloody Valentine on the comeback trail.

Who's coming?!