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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby bhoywonder » 14 Nov 2016, 09:54

How very predictable :lol:

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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Darkness_Fish » 14 Nov 2016, 13:32

I've heard worse. But not much.
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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Count Machuki » 14 Nov 2016, 14:46

UNCLE STYLE wrote:No - it's fucking terrible.


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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Neige » 14 Nov 2016, 15:40

Twang wrote:(...) no extraordinary expectations, but (...) fantastic! Just a whole lot of fun. One brother starts off on drums and harmony vocals while the other takes the lead on guitar and vocals and then they switch halfway through. I think the first half edges the second because the younger brother is the better drummer whereas the older brother writes the better songs and has the better voice, but it's no let down the other way around or anything. I think they released the wrong songs for the single.

The younger brother is a bit overzealous with the jumps, kicks, and windmills during his turn on guitar (and looks a bit like a young Townshend anyway), but it's nice to see bands these days have some flair for theater and look like they're having fun up there.


This is exactly what I thought after watching the Amoeba gig. :P

Lady N was riveted too and enjoyed it a lot, especially the first track.
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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Goat Boy » 14 Nov 2016, 15:43

They look like proper cunts
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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Neige » 14 Nov 2016, 15:56

Goat Boy wrote:They look like proper cunts


:lol: :lol: :lol:

I like the older brother's teen-age Gene Clark vibe, but the younger does indeed look like a pseudo-androgynous twat on all the pics I saw in the music mags... but very much less so in the live footage.
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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby pcqgod » 22 Nov 2016, 22:28

There's some savvy pop-craft in this band's music. Some of it reminded me of 10cc, actually.
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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby bhoywonder » 17 Feb 2017, 11:28

Another great new video...

:D

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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Jumper K » 17 Feb 2017, 18:54

bhoywonder wrote:Another great new video...

:D

Christ on a bike. What fuckery is this? A new low, even for you, you cloth eared wannabe hipster numpty.

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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Count Machuki » 17 Feb 2017, 19:57

Jumper K wrote:Christ on a bike. What fuckery is this? A new low, even for you, you cloth eared wannabe hipster numpty.


:lol: x :lol: x :lol: x :lol:
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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Tactful Cactus » 18 Feb 2017, 01:56

Anyone go see them live?

There's also this to look forward to, album out in March. Similar retro vein.


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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Johnny Fartpants » 19 Feb 2017, 23:12

What a load of fucking shite.
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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby bhoywonder » 27 Feb 2017, 09:04

Tactful Cactus wrote:Anyone go see them live?


I'm seeing them next month. Very much looking forward to it.

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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby bhoywonder » 27 Feb 2017, 09:05

Jumper K wrote:
bhoywonder wrote:Another great new video...

:D

Christ on a bike. What fuckery is this? A new low, even for you, you cloth eared wannabe hipster numpty.


Johnny Fartpants wrote:What a load of fucking shite.


What a pair of sad old farts you two are :lol:

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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Tactful Cactus » 27 Feb 2017, 09:37

bhoywonder wrote:
Tactful Cactus wrote:Anyone go see them live?


I'm seeing them next month. Very much looking forward to it.


Me too

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Postby kalowski II: The Revenge » 27 Feb 2017, 13:04

Conscription now!
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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Eddie Shah environment » 27 Feb 2017, 13:49

:D
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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby bhoywonder » 27 Feb 2017, 14:07

MIchael Elphick stars as the BCB aging punks:

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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Tactful Cactus » 26 Mar 2017, 23:29

Just saw them live in Dublin and they were brilliant - best gig of 2017 so far

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Re: The Lemon Twigs

Postby Six String » 27 Mar 2017, 04:32

They may be shite but look at all the old cunts comng out of the woodwork talking about them. Tongues will wag :P