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  Topic: This is England
loughers

Replies: 31
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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Oct 02, 2015 1:59 pm   Subject: This is England
I think the fact Shane Meadows has dared to move away from the skinhead thing that gave birth to This Is England, will successfully put paid to any high regard many will have of this.......

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  Topic: This is England
loughers

Replies: 31
Views: 16933

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu Oct 01, 2015 10:18 am   Subject: This is England
I think the fact Shane Meadows has dared to move away from the skinhead thing that gave birth to This Is England, will successfully put paid to any high regard many will have of this.......

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  Topic: This is England
loughers

Replies: 31
Views: 16933

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Mon Sep 28, 2015 11:26 am   Subject: This is England
Last night's episode was hard to sit through, such was the subject matter and quality of the acting.

Just superb.
  Topic: Joe Strummer
loughers

Replies: 54
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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Thu Sep 03, 2015 10:15 am   Subject: Joe Strummer
Can't say that John Lydon is an intellectual hero, except to the more simple.

Nobody said he was - stick that in your straw man argument and smoke it Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy
  Topic: Pauline Black, Brian Eno and others supporting Jeremy Corbyn
loughers

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Fri Aug 28, 2015 2:32 pm   Subject: Pauline Black, Brian Eno and others supporting Jeremy Corbyn
Without wishing to contribute to a degeneration in debate, or to hijack the thread, the simple fact that Corbyn supported the Provisional IRA's campaign and continues to be unable to criticise their m ...
  Topic: Joe Strummer
loughers

Replies: 54
Views: 26394

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Aug 26, 2015 12:05 pm   Subject: Joe Strummer
I can’t say I’m huge fan of The Clash. Their first album was great, but they also put out a load of drivel. Sandinista is just bloated and self-indulgent, while cut Cut the Crap is…well…just crap. ...
  Topic: Danny and the Human Zoo / BBC One 2015
loughers

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Mon Aug 17, 2015 8:56 am   Subject: Re: Danny and the Human Zoo / BBC One 2015
Coming Soon to BBC One, an Original British Drama, Danny And The Human Zoo, written by Lenny Henry and inspired by his life as a talented teenager in 1970s Dudley.

Danny and The Human Zoo is the fi ...
  Topic: Bad Manners / Very best of (17/07/2015)
loughers

Replies: 11
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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Jul 07, 2015 9:51 am   Subject: Bad Manners / Very best of (17/07/2015)
Buster will not be getting too much in royalties from this 4.99 cd - although there would be even less profit if they had added my dvd idea!

I think a lot of people are quite happy with the early s ...
  Topic: Bad Manners / Very best of (17/07/2015)
loughers

Replies: 11
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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Mon Jul 06, 2015 9:20 am   Subject: Bad Manners / Very best of (17/07/2015)
I like your 'snappy, honest sticker' Harry Smile


How can Buster perform the same songs night after night for 20+ years. I don't know any musician who could enjoy that, he must seriously dread going ...
  Topic: Why don't young people want to be part of a tribe any more?
loughers

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu May 28, 2015 12:08 pm   Subject: Why don't young people want to be part of a tribe any more?
Why don't young people want to be part of a tribe any more?

By Chris Moss, The Telegraph, 26 May 2015

When it comes to subcultures based around music and fashion, the kids are saying no way. Chr ...
  Topic: Top Of The Pops / Thursday 10th of December 19:30 (BBC 4)
loughers

Replies: 80
Views: 49187

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Mon Apr 20, 2015 11:50 am   Subject: Top Of The Pops / Thursday 10th of December 19:30 (BBC 4)
This show is going to be great Smile

Presenter: David Jensen

03/04/1980

MADNESS – Night Boat To Cairo
DEXY’S MIDNIGHT RUNNERS – Geno
UB40 – Food For Thought
THE SELECTER – Missing Words
THE ...
  Topic: Top Of The Pops / Thursday 10th of December 19:30 (BBC 4)
loughers

Replies: 80
Views: 49187

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 11:13 am   Subject: Top Of The Pops / Thursday 10th of December 19:30 (BBC 4)
If only it was 1979 again Smile

Amen....
  Topic: All hail the best Specials record ever
loughers

Replies: 20
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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Mon Feb 09, 2015 10:24 am   Subject: All hail the best Specials record ever
I used to dream of being on that EP cover........... you would have bragging rights for life!!
  Topic: The Selecter announce huge UK tour for 2015
loughers

Replies: 4
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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Tue Jan 27, 2015 9:40 am   Subject: Re: The Selecter announce huge UK tour for 2015
Legendary Coventry band The Selecter announce huge UK tour for 2015



It's not a UK tour if it does not come to Northern Ireland. It's a Great Britain tour.

Just sayin..........
  Topic: Ian Dury & The Blockheads / 10 Reasons To Be Cheerful
loughers

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Jan 20, 2015 9:12 am   Subject: Ian Dury & The Blockheads / 10 Reasons To Be Cheerful
Watched "Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll" but didn't really like it as a movie - Andy Serkis however was scarily good as Ian.
  Topic: Top Of The Pops / Thursday 10th of December 19:30 (BBC 4)
loughers

Replies: 80
Views: 49187

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Dec 03, 2014 10:55 am   Subject: Top Of The Pops / Thursday 10th of December 19:30 (BBC 4)
Mike Read presents another edition of the weekly pop chart including performances from Fiddler's Dram, Paul McCartney, the Tourists, Abba, the Beat, the Pretenders and Pink Floyd, and dance sequences ...
  Topic: What do you think about what's happening in Gaza?
loughers

Replies: 6
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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Mon Nov 03, 2014 11:23 am   Subject: What do you think about what's happening in Gaza?
Aging minor roles actress holds court on world troubles - as she said herself - plus ca change..........
  Topic: Dexys / Kevin & Big Jimmy deal with a Twat DJ (14/10/201
loughers

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Mon Oct 20, 2014 9:35 am   Subject: Dexys / Kevin & Big Jimmy deal with a Twat DJ (14/10/201
He should know by now that you have to talk about the stuff you're famous for before getting to plug your new stuff, everyone does.

Something the Specials will never have to contend with,,,,,,,,,, ...
  Topic: 'Legend': How Bob Marley Was Sold to the Suburbs
loughers

Replies: 16
Views: 6123

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Sep 10, 2014 2:29 pm   Subject: 'Legend': How Bob Marley Was Sold to the Suburbs
I was very young when Legend came out and it seemed brilliant at the time. But it seemed brilliant in the way that "Pipes of Peace" or "Ebony & Ivory" by Paul McCartney seemed brilliant.
I still ...
  Topic: Freitas / Buying Up All the World’s Vinyl Records
loughers

Replies: 1
Views: 1305

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Aug 12, 2014 10:22 am   Subject: Freitas / Buying Up All the World’s Vinyl Records
I don't collect records - never have done - but that was one hell of an interesting, and strangely poignant, read........
 
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