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Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby The Savage Young Gash » 20 Apr 2017, 23:19

Perfection.

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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Bent Fabric » 20 Apr 2017, 23:27

One of MANY highlights from an absolute masterpiece of an album.

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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Quaco » 20 Apr 2017, 23:31

My go-to track from that album and style -- it just cruises on and on, as it should. Great band live, the time I saw them. Inspiring.
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby yomptepi » 20 Apr 2017, 23:35

I don't want to talk about it.
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Quaco » 20 Apr 2017, 23:35

Four minutes?
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Dr. B. Eef » 20 Apr 2017, 23:46

Fabulous song by a very good band.
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby joels344 » 21 Apr 2017, 00:12

Stereolab are excellent and so is this song.

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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Jeff K » 21 Apr 2017, 03:15

DADDY-O wrote:Fabulous song by a very good band.


Correct.

One of the best bands of the 90's with one of their best tunes.
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Hepcat » 21 Apr 2017, 04:28

clive gash wrote:Why won't BCB talk about this?


Because many of us would find discussing the track no less boring than listening to it.
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Ghost of Harry Smith » 21 Apr 2017, 06:08

Great song! Clever clickbait thread title!

I'm fairly positive that Stereolab had been listening to this.


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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby fange » 21 Apr 2017, 08:08

I don't know why, but then a lot of great music doesn't get discussed on BCB.

One of their very best, gorgeous and (a)rousing.
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Goat Boy » 21 Apr 2017, 08:47

We've talked about em a fair bit over the years. They are one of the few bands of that era where there seems to be a favourable BCB consensus
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Postby Rayge » 21 Apr 2017, 09:02

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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Toby » 21 Apr 2017, 09:08

There's not really much too talk about I think. They borrow elements of certain established styles in a fine synthesis, almost to perfection. But is there much more to comment on?

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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Dr. B. Eef » 21 Apr 2017, 09:23

Clearly there's more to say about people who wear fox heads and sing about selling England.
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Goat Boy » 21 Apr 2017, 09:28

I like them in small does but always find them rather boring over the course of a whole album I have to say.

The lass is a huge fan but I've never quite clicked with them despite recognising their quality. There's like a detachment there, a cool ironic distance that keeps me from loving them I think
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby soundchaser » 21 Apr 2017, 13:00

They've taken their cues from Velvet Underground, and not in a good way.

It's a bit dull, really, so yes, I would take Supper's Ready: any day of the week.

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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Still Baron » 21 Apr 2017, 13:09

Goat Boy wrote:I like them in small does but always find them rather boring over the course of a whole album I have to say.

The lass is a huge fan but I've never quite clicked with them despite recognising their quality. There's like a detachment there, a cool ironic distance that keeps me from loving them I think


I can see how that would be the case. I was pretty taken with them from the jump, but the live show really closed the deal. They always brought it.
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby yomptepi » 21 Apr 2017, 14:21

DADDY-O wrote:Clearly there's more to say about people who wear fox heads and sing about selling England.


I was just going to start a thread on Foxtrot and Selling England by the pound!!!
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Re: Why won't BCB talk about this?

Postby Goat Boy » 21 Apr 2017, 14:23

Still Baron wrote:
Goat Boy wrote:I like them in small does but always find them rather boring over the course of a whole album I have to say.

The lass is a huge fan but I've never quite clicked with them despite recognising their quality. There's like a detachment there, a cool ironic distance that keeps me from loving them I think


I can see how that would be the case. I was pretty taken with them from the jump, but the love show really closed the deal. They always brought it.


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