ALL NEW "WHICH SONG ARE YOU PLAYING NOW" THREAD!! (since 09)

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Re: ALL NEW "WHICH SONG ARE YOU PLAYING NOW" THREAD!! (since 09)

Postby Diamond Dog » 28 Jun 2017, 12:24

The leaves have lost hold of the branches as always, Which leaves us with gold and win coloured pathways

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Postby Samoan » 29 Jun 2017, 21:25

Come Home (Cardinal Pell) - Tim Minchin




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Postby Diamond Dog » 30 Jun 2017, 20:39



A magnificent piece of powerpop.
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Postby kewl klive » 30 Jun 2017, 20:47

Diamond Dog wrote:RIP Jake. A tough, tough, tough man. A man you really didn't want to get into a street brawl with.


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Proper pipe 'n' slippers, lush.
Diamond Dog wrote:RIP Jake. A tough, tough, tough man. A man you really didn't want to get into a street brawl with.


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Re: ALL NEW "WHICH SONG ARE YOU PLAYING NOW" THREAD!! (since 09)

Postby Diamond Dog » 06 Jul 2017, 17:18

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Postby kewl klive » 07 Aug 2017, 13:32

Diamond Dog wrote:RIP Jake. A tough, tough, tough man. A man you really didn't want to get into a street brawl with.


Hodgson wrote:John posted a picture of me which he'd doctored nastily


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Postby kewl klive » 10 Aug 2017, 01:00

Diamond Dog wrote:RIP Jake. A tough, tough, tough man. A man you really didn't want to get into a street brawl with.


Hodgson wrote:John posted a picture of me which he'd doctored nastily


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Postby Snarfyguy » 10 Aug 2017, 18:52

Jimbo wrote:In some ways, personality-wise, Trump and I are similar.

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Postby kewl klive » 12 Aug 2017, 11:51

Diamond Dog wrote:RIP Jake. A tough, tough, tough man. A man you really didn't want to get into a street brawl with.


Hodgson wrote:John posted a picture of me which he'd doctored nastily


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Re: ALL NEW "WHICH SONG ARE YOU PLAYING NOW" THREAD!! (since 09)

Postby Nit Picking Prick » 13 Aug 2017, 21:40



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Re: ALL NEW "WHICH SONG ARE YOU PLAYING NOW" THREAD!! (since 09)

Postby kewl klive » 14 Aug 2017, 12:07



What time does the witch hunt kick off today?
Diamond Dog wrote:RIP Jake. A tough, tough, tough man. A man you really didn't want to get into a street brawl with.


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Postby Diamond Dog » 14 Aug 2017, 12:57

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Postby Diamond Dog » 16 Aug 2017, 09:15

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Postby kewl klive » 16 Aug 2017, 10:12

Diamond Dog wrote:RIP Jake. A tough, tough, tough man. A man you really didn't want to get into a street brawl with.


Hodgson wrote:John posted a picture of me which he'd doctored nastily


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Re: ALL NEW "WHICH SONG ARE YOU PLAYING NOW" THREAD!! (since 09)

Postby Snarfyguy » 17 Aug 2017, 19:07

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How apropos. :lol:

Jimbo wrote:In some ways, personality-wise, Trump and I are similar.

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Re: ALL NEW "WHICH SONG ARE YOU PLAYING NOW" THREAD!! (since 09)

Postby Diamond Dog » 17 Aug 2017, 20:10



The new Neil Finn single "Second Nature" recorded live - as indeed the whole of the new album will be- over four sessions broadcast live on Facebook.
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Re: ALL NEW "WHICH SONG ARE YOU PLAYING NOW" THREAD!! (since 09)

Postby Diamond Dog » 18 Aug 2017, 22:49

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Re: ALL NEW "WHICH SONG ARE YOU PLAYING NOW" THREAD!! (since 09)

Postby Diamond Dog » 19 Aug 2017, 08:44

"Ocean Spray" is a cranberry drink that is often given to cancer patients - allegedly because it has healing qualities.
James Dean-Bradfield's mum drank Ocean Spray whilst slowly slipping away from cancer in hospital.
This was the first lyric JDB wrote for the Manics and, based on this, he probably should have written more.
It's such a beautiful tune - the opening lines roughly translate to " Your eyes are beautiful, you have such beautiful eyes".



The way the guitars crash over the end of the chorus is magnificent and the trumpet solo (played by the drummer, surprisingly) is just gorgeous.

I seriously love this song - it has so much depth of feeling, desperation and is so poignant.

"Oh-oh, please stay awake and then we can drink some ocean spray".
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