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Discussion in 'Community' started by The Ancient Mariner, Apr 30, 2002.

  1. Lampwick 43

    Lampwick 43 Arriving Somewhere But Not Here

    Ask them to open for Maiden next year.
     
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  2. Black Wizard

    Black Wizard Out of the Silent Planet

    Will do.
     
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  3. The Flash

    The Flash Dennis Wilcock did 9/11

    I consumed way too much sugar today. I feel bad.
     
  4. Black Wizard

    Black Wizard Out of the Silent Planet

    I realized earlier that ACM is good friends with Charlotte Wessels from Delain, so perhaps ACM could be my way in...
     
  5. Zare

    Zare Dream of broken citadels

    You know Sputnikmusic, the site? It's quite OK for any alternative genres including metal, reviews are used by metacritic, etc. Check the progressive metal charts. BNW at 10th best prog metal release of Y2K, and Powerslave is the top scoring "progressive metal release" in the entire 1980s. Followed by Operation:Mindcrime. Then Seventh Son. Then Abigail. Then TNOTB :D According to Sputnikmusic, Iron Maiden is the most influential progressive metal band of the 1980s and they're well received even now (EOTC at 20-something for 2016, TBOS similar ranking).
     
  6. The Reverend

    The Reverend Invader

    Wife in bed all day with "morning" sickness :(
    But still means baby #2 is on the way :)
     
    Zare and jazz from hell like this.
  7. CriedWhenBrucieLeft

    CriedWhenBrucieLeft Ancient Mariner

    I'm genuinely excited about Dave's surprise.
     
  8. Forostar

    Forostar Conjure the Death Star again

    Tell them they make their music to full these days and demand that they write good melodies again like in the nineties.

    Sure you get an autograph afterwards. ;)
     
  9. Black Wizard

    Black Wizard Out of the Silent Planet

    No problem Foro! Shall I pass on your phone number so they can get in touch with you directly to find out exactly what you want from them?
     
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  10. bearfan

    bearfan Ancient Mariner

    Flying to Boise for pretty much a 24 hour stay. First time in Idaho, wonder how many potatoes i can eat in that time
     
  11. JudasMyGuide

    JudasMyGuide Dad Rock connoisseur extraordinaire

    It always annoyed me that when Paul Simon sings about 50 ways to leave your lover, he actually only happens to mention, like, five ways in the end and then he just repeats it. What about the other 45, dude?

    Like

    Get up and scram, Sam
    Start up the lorry, Rory
    Break off your chains, James
    Go take a hike, Mike
    Make yourself gone, John
    Give her a slip, Kip
    Turn a new leaf, Steve
    Abandon your pad, Jed
    Pretend you’re deaf, Jeff
    Say that that’s all, Paul
    Let’s pack a bag, Reg
    Don’t worry and book, Luke
    If it snows then plough, Joe
    Give her the bill, Will
    Stop bein‘ a slave, Dave
    Just go and split, Kit
    Ask her to peg, Greg
    Leave with a man, Dan
    Take back the diamond, Simon
    Hack her to pieces, Reece
    …and get yourself free.

    I need another 25. <_<
     
  12. Forostar

    Forostar Conjure the Death Star again

    You can direct them here as well. Have been in touch with a German metal band before when I started analyzing their lyrics/song titles on their forum.

    By the way, first ask for the autograph, then the questions and demands. ;)
     
  13. Black Abyss Babe

    Black Abyss Babe Played with madness once too often ...

    None of those suitable then?

    My favourite Paul Simon lyric is "he ducked back down the alley with some roly-poly little bat-faced girl" - anyone up for a new thread along the lines of "lyrics we thought must be misheard but turned out to be genuine"?
    :lol:
     
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  14. Diesel 11

    Diesel 11 Slave 'til Death

    Meat in a plastic sack probably fits in a thread like that. ;)
     
  15. Travis The Dragon

    Travis The Dragon Statism is the real problem, not racism.

    Or do a co-headliner with Sabaton. Even though I didn't get a chance to go see either bands when they came here.
     
  16. Travis The Dragon

    Travis The Dragon Statism is the real problem, not racism.

  17. josnorgren

    josnorgren Prowler

    97356) why does my stomach feel like it's gonna burst from such a light lunch?
     
  18. Diesel 11

    Diesel 11 Slave 'til Death

    You ate too much for breakfast and it's carried over.
     
  19. Perun

    Perun Climbing like a monkey Staff Member

    I'm using an ancient calculator at work. One of those where you type 100/3*3 and receive 99,9999999 if you know what I mean.

    It occurred to me that with their smartphones, kids today probably aren't using those anymore. So they will never learn about the joy you get out of typing BOOBIES into a calculator. They won't understand the joy of typing any word into a calculator.

    What a loss of culture.
     
  20. Saapanael

    Saapanael "My hair sets the trend of tmrw by doing it today"

    I don't think smartphones are generally allowed for calculations at school, not for me at least. You can do so much more with a proper calculator, including staring at boobs.
     

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