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by joe stalin
Tue 27 Sep 2005, 8:39 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: How Come "Relentless" is so good?!?
Replies: 63
Views: 7659

I agree that OTLTA is quality.. I love the way that the lyrics are all backwards... I do think the chorus although catchy could be mistaken for something those guys who did 'things can only get better' might have put out... and really ... such a comparison would be most unfair. So all in all... I'm ...
by joe stalin
Wed 21 Sep 2005, 5:49 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Got Battleship Potemkin CD Today!!
Replies: 138
Views: 29634

I've now listened to it a few times... its pleasant enough, has a few nice bits and is all round ok. I like 'To the Shore' but feel the rip-off of the John Barry riff is a little lazy and doesn't show that imagination. Its ok giving a nod to somebody but to simply lift a riff and not take it anywher...
by joe stalin
Mon 05 Sep 2005, 6:20 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Don't forget.....1pm Radio 2 Interview....
Replies: 14
Views: 2536

Have just listened to the show and I must say it does show how strong some of the boys works are... also shows that they can compose some more musically intricate works (vs. Paninaro which was a couple of chords). Great job all round
by joe stalin
Sat 30 Jul 2005, 7:32 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Is BTM worth to get?
Replies: 46
Views: 6238

Just got BTM today and prefer Neils collection to Chris's...
by joe stalin
Mon 25 Jul 2005, 8:42 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: No Time For Tears
Replies: 21
Views: 4214

Unfortunately I was unable to get across to the UK to see the show but I absolutely love listening to the CD of the musical... I particularly enjoy Call me old fashioned, Friendly Fire & the title track. I tend to skip Something Special, In denial, Nine out of 10 and Vampires. Yet I still have 1...
by joe stalin
Thu 14 Jul 2005, 8:11 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Rank the singles!
Replies: 216
Views: 36121

I find it hard to separate the top 2... with the Love comes quickly 12" remix being my all time favourite remix ... by a country mile 01 West End Girls 02 Love Comes Quickly 03 Left To My Own Devices 04 Can You Forgive Her 05 Always On My Mind 06 It's A Sin 07 Being Boring 08 Heart 09 New York ...