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by jaimoe0
Tue Dec 21, 2010 9:33 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Advice: Teenage Fanclub
Replies: 20
Views: 10268

Hey, there's an ad down below that suggests that "Grand Prix" and "Songs from Northern Britain" have been combined as one release. That is a can't-miss twofer. If physical media helps you give albums a deeper listen, get that twofer ... yesterday.
by jaimoe0
Sat Dec 18, 2010 9:18 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Advice: Chemical Brothers or My Chemical Romance?
Replies: 5
Views: 3468

I am opposed to My Chemical Romance on principle, but damn if some of their songs aren't insanely catchy. Chemical Brothers I've only heard on the radio machine. I guess what I'm saying is, I'm no fucking help on either band. But if I was gonna pick one to explore myself, I think I'd pick Chemical B...
by jaimoe0
Sat Dec 18, 2010 7:52 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Advice: Teenage Fanclub
Replies: 20
Views: 10268

Got into the Fannies with "Bandwagonesque," and that's as good a place to start as any. I think "Catholic Education" is definitely the sound of a band trying to find their way, and Norman's songs are the standouts there. By the time of "Thirteen," the other two songwriters had caught up for the most...
by jaimoe0
Wed Dec 15, 2010 9:22 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly "Little Drummer Boy&quo
Replies: 2
Views: 2571

I didn't know Dr. Steve Bruel could sing.
by jaimoe0
Mon Dec 06, 2010 8:01 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Jim Jones Revue
Replies: 2
Views: 2245

Mojo salivates over these guys, and now Shecks. Adding to the Christmas list.
by jaimoe0
Mon Nov 29, 2010 7:51 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Do we ever talk about movies here (TIFF detour)?
Replies: 49
Views: 19375

Is this the appropriate place to thank Leslie Nielsen for all the laughs? He'll be missed. I still count "Airplane!" as one of the funniest movies of all time.
by jaimoe0
Tue Nov 23, 2010 8:10 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Do we ever talk about movies here (TIFF detour)?
Replies: 49
Views: 19375

Eddie Izzard agrees, Jonas.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TjC3R6jOtUo

Sorry, but I'm too technologically illiterate to embed the video.
by jaimoe0
Fri Nov 19, 2010 9:32 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: What's on your Heavy Rotation list?
Replies: 336
Views: 123785

The last seven days, says Last.fm:

The Pogues
The Who
Wilco
Matthew Sweet
The Smithereens
Van Morrison
U2
The White Stripes
The Jam
Steel Pulse
by jaimoe0
Fri Nov 19, 2010 5:27 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Sell Outs?
Replies: 29
Views: 11402

Mixmaster Shecky wrote:
Too right, Miss C. And the supreme irony-they still don't know who the Replacements were.
And that's why we must kick them in the shins repeatedly. Wouldn't it be funny if the Replacements attempted a reunion tour to "cash in" and fucked that up, too, or would it just be typical?
by jaimoe0
Thu Nov 18, 2010 10:39 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Sell Outs?
Replies: 29
Views: 11402

miss carol wrote:It was like I swallowed a bottle of Prozac with a candy-floss chaser.
Miss Carol, you certainly can turn a phrase.