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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by Mr Bill » Tue Apr 26, 2011 5:34 pm

I have just heard the very sad news that true punk icon Poly Styrene has died at the age of 53 following a short battle with cancer.

Singer and songwriter Poly Styrene (aka. Marianne Elliot-Said) fronted X-Ray Spex and her fearless, confrontational vocals and genuinely poetic lyrics secured the truly unique band a place in history among the very most important and influential punk bands to come out of 1970s Britain.

I'll be digging out Germfree Adolescents, their only album, to listen to all their classic tracks; Warrior in Woolworths, My Mind is a Plastic Bag, I am a Poseur, and my personal favourite, Identity.

RIP Poly.
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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by xBIGJOEx » Wed Apr 27, 2011 9:14 am

sad news indeed MrBill
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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by **suzy** » Tue May 31, 2011 4:07 pm

30 Seconds to Mars today, 100 suns at the moment but I have the album on so should be through it soon
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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by xBIGJOEx » Tue May 31, 2011 4:17 pm

Rot In hell - As pearls before swine
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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by DoctorKaren » Sat Jun 11, 2011 12:05 am

Mika, Gaga, mad fiddling courtesy of The Levellers and a bit of The Raconteurs.

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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by Maniacal » Mon Jun 13, 2011 4:01 pm

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Post by morralex » Mon Jun 13, 2011 6:35 pm

haha carcass! best cd art ive ever seen
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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by Mr Bill » Thu Jul 14, 2011 8:06 pm

I'm going through a massive 90's revival phase at the moment, listening to old cassettes on a fifteen year old walkman.

Can't stop listening to Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine working through the albums
101 Damnations
30 Something
Post Historic Monsters

and most of all 1992 The Love Album

Lots of politically pun-tastic wordplay and greebo bitterness hidden behind electro-punk-pop energy.
I miss the nineties.
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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by xBIGJOEx » Mon Jul 18, 2011 12:53 pm

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Post by **suzy** » Tue Jul 26, 2011 7:54 am

I've got 30 Seconds to Mars today, always chills me out
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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by Melvin Junko » Fri Jul 29, 2011 11:52 pm

Leatherface (every day)
American Werewolves

and a lot of Common Rider (Jesse from Operation Ivy) and the Generators

Some new favourites are the Transgressions and Vacation Bible School

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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by Mr Bill » Sat Aug 06, 2011 6:37 pm

Punk's not Dead!

been listening to The Exploited, Dead Kennedys and Doctor and the Crippens
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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by Melvin Junko » Fri Oct 28, 2011 7:14 pm

Any thoughts on the new Misfits album? I've personally avoided the live gigs of this lineup like the plague, and clips I've seen on youtube with Jerry Only on vocals were absolutely atrocious, but after one spin this sounds quite all right. No it's nothing like Danzig era Misfits, and it's not another American Psycho either (and yes I do love this album and think mr. Graves is a great singer), but it's not as bad as I thought it would be.
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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by Maniacal » Fri Nov 04, 2011 9:22 am

The Platters
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Re: so what are y'all listening to while you read n type?

Post by streetrw » Fri Nov 04, 2011 10:45 am

Soundtrack: THE TAKING OF PELHAM 123 (David Shire) - the 74 original.

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