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by thomas
Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: The Stone Roses
Topic: Would back to back albums....and that’s it, been enough?
Replies: 23
Views: 679

Re: Would back to back albums....and that’s it, been enough?

Scott 4 wrote:
Tue Feb 20, 2018 4:55 pm
In 1990 I really thought that the Roses were going to be the biggest and most important British band since The Jam. But they never came near Paul, Bruce and Rick...
Fuck me.
by thomas
Sun Feb 18, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: The Stone Roses
Topic: They're kind of pathetic
Replies: 76
Views: 5137

Re: They're kind of pathetic

The same could said about the Mondays for the same reasons. Big disagree on this one. The mondays were reliant on the production on bummed and TP&BA but the songs were still amazing in their own right. That live album they did around 91, i think it was a soundboard cut from Elland Road, has got to ...
by thomas
Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: The Stone Roses
Topic: They're kind of pathetic
Replies: 76
Views: 5137

Re: They're kind of pathetic

I've just started listening to the La's again after 27 years. They make the Roses look like amateurs when it comes to unfulfilled potential! They had material as good as the Roses in 1990, in fact listening to it back I can't believe there were two bands that were that good down either ends of the ...
by thomas
Sat Feb 10, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: The Stone Roses
Topic: They're kind of pathetic
Replies: 76
Views: 5137

Re: They're kind of pathetic

I loved Shaun Ryder in the last programme - saying that people at the record label don't allow you to say 'I'm here for the fucking money' :lol: I remember him expressing his opinion on the motivations for the Roses reunion at the time... and 'Ian's divorce' :P Ryder is a smart chap. He's probably ...
by thomas
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: General Music
Topic: What are you listening to right now?
Replies: 102
Views: 4747

Re: What are you listening to right now?

Live at Leeds LP, The Who

The La's, The La's
I'd forgotten how much of a gorgeous voice Lee Mavers has.
by thomas
Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:03 am
Forum: The Stone Roses
Topic: Reni, Pete and Andy video
Replies: 3
Views: 791

Re: Reni, Pete and Andy video

it was from a mid 90's granada tv tribute to martin hannett, think it was half an hour long? remember watching it, but i must have missed the start, so i didn't see the captions with peoples names on. it took me ages to realise it was reni behind the beard. there was also a story in there from reni...
by thomas
Tue Jan 09, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: General Music
Topic: What are you listening to right now?
Replies: 102
Views: 4747

Re: What are you listening to right now?

Taxman, the beatles
Dancing in the moonlight, thin lizzy
by thomas
Wed Dec 06, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: General Music
Topic: What are you listening to right now?
Replies: 102
Views: 4747

Re: What are you listening to right now?

Learning to fly, tom petty. Just beautiful.
by thomas
Wed Nov 29, 2017 10:09 am
Forum: The Stone Roses
Topic: Mani selling a lot of equipment
Replies: 54
Views: 6030

Re: Mani selling a lot of equipment

interlooper wrote:
Tue Nov 28, 2017 5:42 pm
Interesting that AFO and BT were recorded on a silverface bassman and not his Mesa.
Actually makes sense that the bass was done on a bassman. They're quiet as fuck.
by thomas
Tue Nov 28, 2017 12:22 pm
Forum: The Stone Roses
Topic: Mani selling a lot of equipment
Replies: 54
Views: 6030

Re: Mani selling a lot of equipment

thomas wrote:
Tue Nov 28, 2017 12:18 pm
In this weeks installment of horrendously over rrp music gear: