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  Topic: uncut magazine's 75 best albums of 2021
Harry

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu Dec 02, 2021 11:38 am   Subject: uncut magazine's 75 best albums of 2021
I've had a quick listen to those people have recommended.
Louder Than War also did a top 100...
https://louderthanwar.com/louder-than-war-albums-of-the-year-2021/?fbclid=IwAR1iv3LY4OJqz8ScwltKF6jOd ...
  Topic: New Nev Album
Harry

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PostForum: Neville Staple   Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 6:54 pm   Subject: New Nev Album
Nev's new 12 track L.P. features various collaborations...
https://www.uncut.co.uk/news/neville-staple-details-new-solo-album-from-the-specials-beyond-135578/?utm_source=hootsuite&utm_medium=& ...
  Topic: Best bass players
Harry

Replies: 8
Views: 397

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:07 am   Subject: Best bass players
The Ox
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C13pfQ0xAm4

Yep, he's definitely up there with the best. A bass player's bass player.
  Topic: uncut magazine's 75 best albums of 2021
Harry

Replies: 9
Views: 410

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:05 am   Subject: uncut magazine's 75 best albums of 2021
I haven't heard anything from the new Manic's album. I'll have to investigate. I find it hard to keep up with what's going on these days. Most of the bands on the list were people I'd never heard of
  Topic: Best bass players
Harry

Replies: 8
Views: 397

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu Nov 25, 2021 9:23 am   Subject: Best bass players
Give me some Good Times Smile
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xt2kAgvl4MU
  Topic: uncut magazine's 75 best albums of 2021
Harry

Replies: 9
Views: 410

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Nov 23, 2021 7:18 pm   Subject: uncut magazine's 75 best albums of 2021
Meanwhile Mojo magazine have complied a list of their 100 best albums which includes The Stranglers in at 63 and Billy Bragg at 95
https://www.albumoftheyear.org/ratings/47-mojo-highest-rated/2021/4 ...
  Topic: uncut magazine's 75 best albums of 2021
Harry

Replies: 9
Views: 410

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Nov 23, 2021 6:57 pm   Subject: uncut magazine's 75 best albums of 2021
Uncut have revealed their choice of best albums of 2021....
One time Specials support act Sleaford Mods are in at 16.
Jerry's Red Wedge pal Paul Weller is in at 26
Terry's pal Damon Alburn is in at ...
  Topic: Best bass players
Harry

Replies: 8
Views: 397

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Nov 23, 2021 4:07 pm   Subject: Best bass players
Tomsk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsmdFfJ1voo

These days Madam Cholet has switched to playing bass. I like the fact Chris Spedding alternates between playing guitar for Bryan Ferry's band an ...
  Topic: Best bass players
Harry

Replies: 8
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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Nov 23, 2021 8:29 am   Subject: Best bass players
Aside from Horace which bass players do you admire?
Yesterday was Tina Weymouth's 71st birthday...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rY_BfWwbCrw

I rate her, McCartney, Bruce Thomas from The Attra ...
  Topic: Stereotype - TopPop - 1980
Harry

Replies: 3
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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Nov 04, 2021 6:39 pm   Subject: Stereotype - TopPop - 1980
Good find. Thanks
  Topic: Ghost Town to Host Town
Harry

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Oct 23, 2021 6:31 pm   Subject: Ghost Town to Host Town
Worth a read...
https://faroutmagazine.co.uk/coventry-footsteps-of-two-tone/
  Topic: I'm On An Island
Harry

Replies: 0
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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu Oct 21, 2021 11:37 pm   Subject: I'm On An Island
I could imagine Madness recording this...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCEmR7JRoHk
In some ways Madness carried on where The Kinks started... (or something)
  Topic: Jerry, Nev, Neol, Pauline new 2-Tone doc
Harry

Replies: 10
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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Oct 09, 2021 6:10 am   Subject: Jerry, Nev, Neol, Pauline new 2-Tone doc
It was good as an introduction to it all - but Rico wasn't mentioned at all, nor Dick. A mistake on the part of the programme makers.

Fair point. Lynval wasn't mentioned much either. Maybe they cou ...
  Topic: Jerry, Nev, Neol, Pauline new 2-Tone doc
Harry

Replies: 10
Views: 1359

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Oct 08, 2021 8:44 pm   Subject: Jerry, Nev, Neol, Pauline new 2-Tone doc
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xE_cpmiZaic
  Topic: Tracklisting for new Album of Protest Songs
Harry

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Sun Oct 03, 2021 4:54 pm   Subject: Tracklisting for new Album of Protest Songs
I'm sure Protest Songs will be number one.
I saw this list of British bands that have scored at Number 1 on the Official Albums Chart in 2021. I only know Noel Gallagher, Mogwai, and the Manics. I'm ...
  Topic: Samson
Harry

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PostForum: Jerry Dammers   Posted: Sun Sep 19, 2021 8:12 pm   Subject: Samson
Dammers & Rico in 2009
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-y20kDbkMEM
  Topic: Roddy Radiation Live in London this October
Harry

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PostForum: Roddy "Radiation" Byers   Posted: Fri Sep 17, 2021 9:03 pm   Subject: Roddy Radiation Live in London this October
Roddy "Radiation" Byers plays The Water Rats Theater which is a short walk from Kings Cross on Friday 8th of Oct
  Topic: Lynval and Horace on Breakfast TV
Harry

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Sep 17, 2021 7:22 pm   Subject: Lynval and Horace on Breakfast TV
L.G and H.P on the BBC
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_x-EvmTuopE
Some of the questions are a bit silly.
  Topic: Ghost Town live in Margate
Harry

Replies: 12
Views: 2145

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Sep 17, 2021 7:10 pm   Subject: Ghost Town live in Margate
This reviewer from Coventry had a really good time although he also says it's basically songs from the first album that people want to hear...
"halfway through the set as soon as the opening harmonic ...
  Topic: Jerry, Nev, Neol, Pauline new 2-Tone doc
Harry

Replies: 10
Views: 1359

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Sep 16, 2021 2:03 pm   Subject: Jerry, Nev, Neol, Pauline new 2-Tone doc
On BBC One TV Regional 8pm 30th Sept 2021 (and wider broadcast later).
 
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