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by Coopstar
Tue Nov 16, 2004 5:24 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Songs in movies
Replies: 25
Views: 1296

Couldn't find the diary entry, but here's the reason Pete didn't let him use it:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainmen ... 893265.stm
by Coopstar
Tue Nov 16, 2004 5:18 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Songs in movies
Replies: 25
Views: 1296

It was probably about money. Apparently the Who is not above giving up rights for commercial purposes, as the fine people at Hummer know. It is a money issue and it is also because Moore said something before the film came out that Pete took offense to. I can't remember what it was but I don't thin...
by Coopstar
Tue Nov 16, 2004 2:41 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Songs in movies
Replies: 25
Views: 1296

I like older films that utilize this concept. Not only Martin Scorsese, but also (beleive it or not) George Lucas has done this. For example "I Only Have Eyes For You" in American Grafitti . The images used in the film along with the music (in this case a bunch of cars at a make-out point) fit perfe...
by Coopstar
Mon Nov 15, 2004 12:55 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: VH1 Redeems itself (kind of)....
Replies: 20
Views: 1126

I second The Jam.
by Coopstar
Wed Nov 10, 2004 4:44 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Calling all rock star sycophants
Replies: 48
Views: 3658

I only have one relevant one. Back in 2001, I had a drunken conversation with Julian Casablancas before they went on at the Southgate in Cincy. I thought he was just some drunk dude that needed help getting out of there. He then puked and almost hit me with it. Wild show I must admit...
by Coopstar
Mon Nov 08, 2004 11:29 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Worst Cover Songs
Replies: 51
Views: 4629

Gizmo wrote:And you know what really gets my dander up about LB's version of "Behind Blue Eyes?"
Yeah.... don't get me started. That gets my vote. Did you ever notice how some artists make their entre career out of creating bad covers?
by Coopstar
Fri Oct 29, 2004 1:02 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: halloweenie!
Replies: 39
Views: 2233

I am going as Evel Kenevil. I've got the white jumpsuit (with stars and stripes), cape, huge belt and of course neckbrace and crutches (for added realism).

Here are some good ideas for children this year:
http://www.thestranger.com/current/special.html
by Coopstar
Wed Oct 27, 2004 9:31 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Hi-keeba! Ultimate GloNo mix cd!
Replies: 56
Views: 3394

Tim wrote:Ashlee Simpson...."Pieces of Me"

cough...cough.....acid reflux is getting to me...

KIDDING! ...how about...


The Shins "Kissing the Lipless"
Damnit Tim! I was gonna pick that one!

okay... okay...

The Black Keys - 10 A.M. Automatic
by Coopstar
Mon Oct 18, 2004 1:48 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: THE ONION STRIKES AGAIN!
Replies: 4
Views: 813

http://www.rainbowanimations.com/animat ... id=debate1

(wishes it was a bit more anti-Bush, but still funny...)
by Coopstar
Sun Oct 17, 2004 10:06 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Best Albums of the 2000s
Replies: 30
Views: 7085

Nothing different... Radiohead - "Kid A" Modest Mouse - "The Moon And Antarctica" The Strokes - "Is This It" ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead - "Source Tags and Code" The Libertines - "Up The Bracket" The Mars Volta - "De-Loused In The Comatorium" Sleater-Kinney - "One Beat" Liars - "The...