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by oakey
Tue 19 Apr 2016, 7:25 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Rank the albums, Where is "Super"?
Replies: 78
Views: 14409

Re: Rank the albums, Where is "Super"?

This is my current ranking 1 - Actually 2 - Please 3 - Introspective 4 - Very 5 - Electric 6 - Super 7 - Behaviour 8 - Yes 9 - Fundamental 10 - Bilingual 11 - Nightlife 12 - Elysium 13 - Release If the Disco albums could be included I would rank them as follows: - Disco (between 1 and 2, maybe even ...
by oakey
Sun 04 Oct 2015, 8:43 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: PSB%
Replies: 44
Views: 8279

Re: PSB%

That is a nice one :)
Just under 4.5%
by oakey
Sun 27 Sep 2015, 5:12 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: vinyl vs. cd
Replies: 12
Views: 2397

Re: vinyl vs. cd

I love vinyl (have continued to buy them during the 1990s), but I don't fool myself: I know that CDs always sound better in double blind tests than their vinyl counterparts (if they come from the same master). The 'warm' sound associated with vinyl is actually distortion that was not intended by the...
by oakey
Wed 21 Jan 2015, 10:12 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Somewhere DVD
Replies: 30
Views: 5593

Re: Somewhere DVD

I used to own the VHS of Somewhere, and that had a decent stereo track without any of the problems. Somewhere has been released several times as DVD but as far as I am aware all releases had this problem. If anyone can convince me otherwise, please post release details here.
by oakey
Tue 06 Jan 2015, 9:21 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Somewhere DVD
Replies: 30
Views: 5593

Re: Somewhere DVD

It's not just that the sound is tinny, they messed up the 5.1 mix of Sowhere in Concert resulting in Neil's voice being way too soft. Also, there is a serious problem with the sound during The Theatre. The stereo VHS soundtrack did not have these problems. Would be great to see a rerelease of this D...