The strange case of 10cc

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Re: The strange case of 10cc

Postby caramba » 12 Oct 2018, 11:14

HEN wrote:
ChrisChopping wrote:Right, so specifically because of this thread I listened to Sheet Music. Or as much of it as I could stomach. What a load of arch, mannered, novelty crap!

Someone on here practically implied they were pop heirs to the Beatles. They sound more like forerunners of Black Lace.


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Surely the only band that deserve to be described as forerunners to the mighty Black Lace were the even more awesome Paper Lace?




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Re: The strange case of 10cc

Postby DRUGS SNAKE » 12 Oct 2018, 11:21

Oooh 10cc 'pop smarts' oooohh 'studio as instrument' oooh

oooh 'aural orgasm' oh ooooooh







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Re: The strange case of 10cc

Postby Jeemo » 12 Oct 2018, 12:01

Fonz wrote:There’s a good doc on iplayer. Really.
Worth watching.



I watched it first time it was on. All of them came across really well, interesting to listen as they spoke about how they worked in the studio. Then they played the actual music and it was as dull as fuck, nothing that they expressed as individuals was actually in the music. Which is a rare talent when you think about it.
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Re: The strange case of 10cc

Postby Fonz » 12 Oct 2018, 14:36

Jeemo wrote:
Fonz wrote:There’s a good doc on iplayer. Really.
Worth watching.



I watched it first time it was on. All of them came across really well, interesting to listen as they spoke about how they worked in the studio. Then they played the actual music and it was as dull as fuck, nothing that they expressed as individuals was actually in the music. Which is a rare talent when you think about it.


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Re: The strange case of 10cc

Postby Hugh » 12 Oct 2018, 14:56

I still like the singles.

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Re: The strange case of 10cc

Postby borofan » 12 Oct 2018, 17:48

HEN wrote:
ChrisChopping wrote:Right, so specifically because of this thread I listened to Sheet Music. Or as much of it as I could stomach. What a load of arch, mannered, novelty crap!

Someone on here practically implied they were pop heirs to the Beatles. They sound more like forerunners of Black Lace.


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Re: The strange case of 10cc

Postby ConnyOlivetti » 12 Oct 2018, 19:50

You are all mad!
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