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by AdvertBreak
19 Jul 2021, 15:11
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Who here is from the old Blur forums?
Replies: 10
Views: 2751

Re: Who here is from the old Blur forums?

Today marks 10 years since I joined the original forum. I was a very obnoxious 13 year old but at least I was able to be social with people unlike now.
by AdvertBreak
27 May 2021, 16:24
Forum: Blur
Topic: The Great Escape = the code for life
Replies: 34
Views: 7653

Re: The Great Escape = the code for life

I have to link you all to Marcello's new Great Escape review. He's really getting to the heart of why its such a brilliant album
http://nobilliards.blogspot.com/2021/05 ... scape.html
by AdvertBreak
12 Mar 2021, 14:02
Forum: Blur
Topic: general blur thread
Replies: 696
Views: 374997

Re: general blur thread

My favourite music reviewer Marcello Carlin has reached Parklife on his blog where he and his wife Lena Friesen review every UK No. 1 album

http://nobilliards.blogspot.com/2021/03 ... klife.html

The TGE one will be epic size apparently
by AdvertBreak
16 Jul 2020, 21:15
Forum: Blur
Topic: Is The Great Escape the worst Blur album?
Replies: 86
Views: 31468

Re: Is The Great Escape the worst Blur album?

All the lonely, people where do they all belong. There aren't many albums I can 'relate' to, but the Great Escape , with its studies of people irretrievably trapped in dead-end lives, comes close. It's often said that - contrary to MLIR and Parklife - Albarn has no sympathy for his characters on the...
by AdvertBreak
14 Apr 2020, 18:45
Forum: Blur
Topic: Best album closer
Replies: 17
Views: 10645

Re: Best album closer

Optigan 1

Or else Yuko and Hiro/Battery
by AdvertBreak
14 Apr 2020, 18:40
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: WHAT ARE YOU DOING?!?!?
Replies: 425
Views: 228441

Re: WHAT ARE YOU DOING?!?!?

Manhoo wrote:
07 Apr 2020, 14:24
I got bored during lockdown and wrote a review in defence of Babylon Zoo's first album because I can. https://lamortdelamusique.blogspot.com/ ... ith-x.html
Lovely stuff
by AdvertBreak
14 Apr 2020, 18:40
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Song/Band Game
Replies: 3179
Views: 976988

Re: Song/Band Game

Blur - On Your Own
by AdvertBreak
14 Apr 2020, 18:39
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 4430
Views: 1168211

Re: Word Association

Dog
by AdvertBreak
12 Mar 2020, 11:44
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: WHAT ARE YOU DOING?!?!?
Replies: 425
Views: 228441

Re: WHAT ARE YOU DOING?!?!?

Finished preparing for an assignment about New Pop and Paul Morley I'm presenting later
by AdvertBreak
12 Mar 2020, 11:39
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: Whats your favourite song at the moment
Replies: 229
Views: 182327

Re: Whats your favourite song at the moment

The Grid - Flotation
by AdvertBreak
05 Nov 2019, 17:07
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: The Beatles Thread
Replies: 2789
Views: 1066482

Re: The Beatles Thread

He may have done but if he did I have already forgotten (he certainly mentioned work for the next instalment however)
by AdvertBreak
05 Nov 2019, 17:01
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: Albums you've bought
Replies: 158
Views: 127351

Re: Albums you've bought

I'm excited to hear the Alan Price and Skellern ones, which like Roy's Mustard were released a long time ago on out-of-print CDs and have been pretty unavailable until now.

Also bought some classics on CD the other day:
Kevin Ayers - Joy of a Toy
Harmonia - Musik von Harmonia
The Slits - Cut
by AdvertBreak
05 Nov 2019, 16:59
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: Whats your favourite song at the moment
Replies: 229
Views: 182327

Re: Whats your favourite song at the moment

Michael McDonald's song isn't exactly a cover but it borrows a lot from the Chuck Jackson song which resulted in Leiber-Stoller getting a writing credit

The Chuck Jackson song is a lot better ;)