**DEAFENING SILENCE FROM THE GOONS**

in reality, all of this has been a total load of old bollocks

?

GoogaMooga
6
16%
Lord Rother
8
21%
sloop
1
3%
Darkness_Fish
8
21%
Purgatory Brite
1
3%
C
8
21%
Copehead
1
3%
Jimbo
1
3%
DD
4
11%
 
Total votes: 38

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**DEAFENING SILENCE FROM THE GOONS**

Postby CLOWN » 05 Nov 2018, 23:53

Who?
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby GoogaMooga » 06 Nov 2018, 00:36

In my case, I think I have the best taste in music (of course). But even by the exacting, rockist, BCB standards, I probably have both the best and the worst, simply because of the sheer size of my collection. 10,000 CDs cover an awful lot of ground.
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby Matt Wilson » 06 Nov 2018, 00:38

How come you didn't include yourself, John?
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby GoogaMooga » 06 Nov 2018, 00:39

Matt Wilson wrote:How come you didn't include yourself, John?


He's got good taste, but terribly narrow.
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby Snarfyguy » 06 Nov 2018, 05:20

Matt Wilson wrote:How come you didn't include yourself, John?

Wait, my taste is worse than his - how come I'm not on the list?

:(
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby Diamond Dog » 06 Nov 2018, 06:10

So just round up the names of those you disagree with/dislike (in reality, feel challenged by) and put them in a completely irrelevant list? Nice one. I guess there are more strident ways to advertise your intentions - I just can't think of one at present.

I'd be worried if I was you Darkness Fish - looks like your name has been added by The Politburo.
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby clive gash » 06 Nov 2018, 07:33

Diamond Dog wrote:So just round up the names of those you disagree with/dislike (in reality, feel challenged by) and put them in a completely irrelevant list? Nice one. I guess there are more strident ways to advertise your intentions - I just can't think of one at present.

I'd be worried if I was you Darkness Fish - looks like your name has been added by The Politburo.


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John Coan.
Gash.
Rayge.
Goatboy.
Samoan.

All on the same page.

Complete coincidence. Really.
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby Darkness_Fish » 06 Nov 2018, 07:52

Nah, it's ok, I think I'm here because of my genuinely awesome music taste. And I'm winning, take that, Googa!

Can I put in a word for fonz, too? Seems harsh to ignore him.
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby CLOWN » 06 Nov 2018, 07:59

No! I met him. Nice fella.
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Walk In My Shadow wrote:How's old Zilth, by the way?


He's alright, but not collecting as feverishly as I.

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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby Goat Boy » 06 Nov 2018, 08:03

the bile flowing wrote:
Diamond Dog wrote:So just round up the names of those you disagree with/dislike (in reality, feel challenged by) and put them in a completely irrelevant list? Nice one. I guess there are more strident ways to advertise your intentions - I just can't think of one at present.

I'd be worried if I was you Darkness Fish - looks like your name has been added by The Politburo.


Diamond Dog wrote:
John Coan.
Gash.
Rayge.
Goatboy.
Samoan.

All on the same page.

Complete coincidence. Really.


PM incoming
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby CLOWN » 06 Nov 2018, 08:07

Ooh, my apparatchik! :lol:
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Walk In My Shadow wrote:How's old Zilth, by the way?


He's alright, but not collecting as feverishly as I.

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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby The Modernist » 06 Nov 2018, 08:19

Darkness Fish gets a lot of the flak because he's the most high profile in his posting style, but I would put Joels and Algroth alongside him, although I think the latter two are even more arcane and extreme in their tastes than Fish. I think my tastes are almost opposite to all those guys so I have very little common ground with them musically. But I like the fact they stand up for what they like.

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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby Goat Boy » 06 Nov 2018, 08:20

RELD-LOMAX inc. wrote:Ooh, my apparatchik! :lol:


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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby Diamond Dog » 06 Nov 2018, 08:29

Goat Boy wrote:
the bile flowing wrote:
Diamond Dog wrote:So just round up the names of those you disagree with/dislike (in reality, feel challenged by) and put them in a completely irrelevant list? Nice one. I guess there are more strident ways to advertise your intentions - I just can't think of one at present.

I'd be worried if I was you Darkness Fish - looks like your name has been added by The Politburo.


Diamond Dog wrote:
John Coan.
Gash.
Rayge.
Goatboy.
Samoan.

All on the same page.

Complete coincidence. Really.


PM incoming


Interesting that you conflate the two, isn't it?

Anyway - I voted Googa. :lol:
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby CLOWN » 06 Nov 2018, 08:31

Goat Boy wrote:
RELD-LOMAX inc. wrote:Ooh, my apparatchik! :lol:


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One would certainly hope so, wouldn't one?
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Walk In My Shadow wrote:How's old Zilth, by the way?


He's alright, but not collecting as feverishly as I.

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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby Goat Boy » 06 Nov 2018, 08:34

The Modernist wrote:Darkness Fish gets a lot of the flak because he's the most high profile in his posting style, but I would put Joels and Algroth alongside him, although I think the latter two are even more arcane and extreme in their tastes than Fish. I think my tastes are almost opposite to all those guys so I have very little common ground with them musically. But I like the fact they stand up for what they like.


Terrible stuff.

Still, preferable to Rothers modern prog hell
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby Goat Boy » 06 Nov 2018, 08:35

RELD-LOMAX inc. wrote:
Goat Boy wrote:
RELD-LOMAX inc. wrote:Ooh, my apparatchik! :lol:


Sic transit gloria mundi, mein kommandant!


One would certainly hope so, wouldn't one?


Jawohl!
Griff wrote:The notion that Jeremy Corbyn, a lifelong vocal proponent of antisemitism, would stand in front of an antisemitic mural and commend it is utterly preposterous.


Copehead wrote:a right wing cretin like Berger....bleating about racism

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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby GoogaMooga » 06 Nov 2018, 08:39

I wasn't sure about all the nominees, but I know C is prog and DF is postpunk, neither genre of which I care for that much. I own a bit of prog, but even less postpunk - anyway, DF gets my vote AND my respect for sticking to his guns. :)
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Re: **WORST TASTE IN MUSIC**

Postby yomptepi » 06 Nov 2018, 08:44

I really wanted to vote for DD, as he does have the most dismal taste in music. But Lord Rother is in a completely different class. Everything he likes is complete rubbish.
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