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The Who's New Single

Postby bobzilla77 » 06 Oct 2019, 00:45



I quite like it. Seems like a better production than they have had since the 70s. Some nice acerbic Townshend lyrics and Who like intervals. For once it sounds not too labored, spontaneous.

Let's hear the whole album.
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Re: The Who's New Single

Postby Charlie O. » 06 Oct 2019, 03:05

All this music will fade
Just like the edge of a blade







:?
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Re: The Who's New Single

Postby never/ever » 06 Oct 2019, 09:24

I really desperately want to hate this but I'm tapping along with it quite happily.
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Re: The Who's New Single

Postby soundchaser » 07 Oct 2019, 14:45

never/ever wrote:I really desperately want to hate this but I'm tapping along with it quite happily.


I agree. It's the best Who song I've heard in a long time.

I love the album cover too: very Stanley Road.

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Re: The Who's New Single

Postby soundchaser » 07 Oct 2019, 15:17

Charlie O. wrote:All this music will fade
Just like the edge of a blade


:?


How about:

All this music will fade, like every note that I made.
All this music will fade, no more the endless parade.

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Re: The Who's New Single

Postby Tom Waits For No One » 07 Oct 2019, 15:33

I suppose it has more of a finality than:

The mosquito's sting brings a dream
But the poison's derange
The music must change.
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Re: The Who's New Single

Postby Snarfyguy » 07 Oct 2019, 19:44

I'm pleasantly shocked that it's not absolutely terrible!
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Re: The Who's New Single

Postby Diamond Dog » 07 Oct 2019, 20:05

I don't care, I know you're going to hate this song

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Re: The Who's New Single

Postby WG Kaspar » 07 Oct 2019, 20:55

It is terrible.
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