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by Batchy
Tue Aug 15, 2006 12:20 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Yo La Tengo - what's best?
Replies: 21
Views: 3683

My first introduction to them was through " And then nothing turned itself inside out ." I really love that album although it's very quiet, melancholy and only has one balls to the wall blow your ass out your mouth tune (Cherry Chapstick). I'd recommend the Prisoners of Love Best of. Don't...
by Batchy
Fri Aug 11, 2006 12:15 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Stuff You Wish You Could Hear Elvis Sing
Replies: 39
Views: 5563

You'll just have to make do with King, a Belfast postman who does covers a la Elvis. I have to admit while resident in Belgrade i was first introduced to him and have always had sneaking regard for him. I defy anyone not to love his cover of ACDC's "Back in Black." Well, okay, i don't defy...
by Batchy
Fri Jun 30, 2006 11:27 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Hide and seek?
Replies: 0
Views: 668

Hide and seek?

Everyone's probably fed up with the whole Guantanamo Bay (?) hoo-haa and the whole debacle associated with it.

Anyway, more fuel to the fire thanks to The Guardian.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/guantanamo/st ... 81,00.html
by Batchy
Thu Jun 29, 2006 12:19 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: New CDs = Love or maybe just like? 2006 Edition
Replies: 302
Views: 61871

Joanna Newsom, The Milk-Eyed Mender. It's really pretty. You have get used to her voice, which is very strange, baby-talk-ish and yowly. But the yowly parts are quite neat and her melodies are gorgeous. At the same time it is a little bit twee. Aw, i really love this album and it's just so good tha...
by Batchy
Mon Jun 12, 2006 12:27 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: New CDs = Love or maybe just like? 2006 Edition
Replies: 302
Views: 61871

J Dilla's "Donuts" is pretty tasty this Summer. Also: Howe Gelb's "Sno Angel Like You" has been doin' it for me along with Tapes 'n Tapes "The Loon" Islands "Return to the Sea" Black Keys "Chulahoma EP" As well as plethora of others that escape me.
by Batchy
Thu Jun 01, 2006 12:31 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Costello and Toussaint
Replies: 19
Views: 3479

They performed a couple of tracks on BBC 2's "Later With Jools Holland" programme. Pretty good. You can watch the whole show, apparently, by clicking the link below. Paul Simon also performed and did a really good version of "Graceland" although i didn't like the tune off his new...
by Batchy
Fri May 19, 2006 12:12 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Teach Your Children Well (With Lou Reed)
Replies: 33
Views: 7255

Don't They Might Be Giants have a couple of "kids" albums. Anyone heard 'em? They up to much? (or They Up To Much)
by Batchy
Fri May 19, 2006 11:54 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Prince Charles loves L. Cohen
Replies: 1
Views: 743

by Batchy
Fri May 19, 2006 9:30 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Teach Your Children Well (With Lou Reed)
Replies: 33
Views: 7255

Lep, i know it's off topic and been said before but that avatar is bitchin. Just bitchin.
by Batchy
Wed May 17, 2006 12:40 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: What McCartney Should Have Said To Heather
Replies: 40
Views: 5788

worpswede wrote:if I were worth as much as Paul, I'd be doing bong hits throughout the mansion. The buck stops here, honey, now pass the Zippo.


Shit, if i was worth as much as McCartney my mansion would be a bong i'd smoke from my chopper.

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