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  Topic: Terry helps out charity by making an artwork
marigold

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PostForum: Terry Hall   Posted: Sat Oct 05, 2019 6:15 pm   Subject: Terry helps out charity by making an artwork
Ha. We were both wrong.
Terry's drawing was number 278 (hand turning on light. T.E.H = Terry Edward Hall)
https://www.nationalbrainappeal.org/product-category/artwork-shop/page/4/
There's another T ...
  Topic: Terry helps out charity by making an artwork
marigold

Replies: 4
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PostForum: Terry Hall   Posted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:15 pm   Subject: Terry helps out charity by making an artwork
or 193? would love to see a Horace Panter one..... cool post thanks Harry.
  Topic: Does this remind you of anyone or any band???
marigold

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:02 pm   Subject: Does this remind you of anyone or any band???
Confused yes - think how great the soundtrack would be.
  Topic: Alan Partridge's Inheritance Tracks
marigold

Replies: 3
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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 11:43 am   Subject: Alan Partridge's Inheritance Tracks
Good prompts of really great music - what an important set of memories!
  Topic: I could easily imagine The Spatials doing this
marigold

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PostForum: Jerry Dammers   Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:37 am   Subject: I could easily imagine The Spatials doing this
Keith Mansfield - Morning Broadway

Reminds me of that quirky muzak phase.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDZA_-3xfhc
Above/Agreed!

I hope Jerry Dammers reads this thread and maybe pursues ...
  Topic: Alan Partridge's Inheritance Tracks
marigold

Replies: 3
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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:29 am   Subject: Alan Partridge's Inheritance Tracks
Enjoyed that! - what a complex memory of these esoteric song lyrics becoming an antidote for his parents argumentative voices? if the broadcast is a factual response, that is.

When he describes how ...
  Topic: The Kinks
marigold

Replies: 15
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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 10:47 pm   Subject: The Kinks
Interview
The Specials: ‘Respect people. Be kind to people. What else have we got?’

??? was The Q article after or before this one?


https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/feb/03/specials-terr ...
  Topic: Story behind the Specials cover of 'Rudy'
marigold

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 10:43 pm   Subject: Story behind the Specials cover of 'Rudy'
"What were rude boys, what did they do? - Illicit things, you know"
Great post Thank you!
  Topic: Classic Album - The Specials Radio 6 Now
marigold

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Aug 22, 2019 9:38 pm   Subject: Re: Classic Album - The Specials Radio 6 Now
Steve Lamacq talks to Jerry and Terry from 6pm

Cool Thank you!
  Topic: Admin thanks to you for all of this : )
marigold

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:47 pm   Subject: Admin thanks to you for all of this : )
- haven't had this for some time now this is proper nonsense....
Very Happy
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FKCmyiljKo0
  Topic: 40th Anniversary Vinyl
marigold

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:19 pm   Subject: 40th Anniversary Vinyl
Thanks parkedcars - it looks really great - been awhile since I've stacked up a load of 7'' records.....
  Topic: 40th Anniversary Vinyl
marigold

Replies: 11
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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 2:38 pm   Subject: 40th Anniversary Vinyl
Very nice Christmas present Harry - have you seen a list of the singles please?
"This 40th anniversary 7” collection has been curated by jerry dammers, selecting his favourite 12 singles released on ...
  Topic: Neville's doctorate ceremony and Specials gig review
marigold

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 2:33 pm   Subject: Neville's doctorate ceremony and Specials gig review
It is pretty great about acknowledging Neville Cool and as written here Dr. Rude Boy is a one and only moniker -
  Topic: Ian Botham
marigold

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 2:30 pm   Subject: Ian Botham
Great post Harry thank you and as you say - a great placement of the times..... I had those curtains
Confused
  Topic: Silly Games
marigold

Replies: 6
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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Sat Aug 03, 2019 11:51 pm   Subject: Silly Games
Terry's favourite lyricist Leonard Cohen has a line about it's only when something cracks that the light can get through. (Meaning the best songs, paintings, films all have a few happy accidents and b ...
  Topic: 2 Tone on TV website
marigold

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:12 pm   Subject: Re: 2 Tone on TV website
Had no idea this existed, great little website, some stuff I'd not previously seen Very Happy



Great reading thanks parkedcars Cool
  Topic: RCA Records CEO: a friend of Jerry's
marigold

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PostForum: Jerry Dammers   Posted: Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:09 pm   Subject: RCA Records CEO: a friend of Jerry's
- that's funny I was just now searching out The American Masters David Geffen programme -
- you are on the money Imani!

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/david-geffen-film-outtake-free-man ...
  Topic: Doc Pomus
marigold

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:00 pm   Subject: Doc Pomus
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8oOG3vUkKUM
A.K.A Doc Pomus - Official Movie Trailer 2012
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWpyT3MoLNc
I must have been living under a rock - I didn't know that Doc P ...
  Topic: RCA Records CEO: a friend of Jerry's
marigold

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PostForum: Jerry Dammers   Posted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 6:32 pm   Subject: RCA Records CEO: a friend of Jerry's
Great article, thanks Imani and wonderful compliments to Jerry Dammers talents from Peter Edge.

I don't know how they navigate the business end of music - the musicians and creative ones.....

Th ...
  Topic: The Specials / Ghost Town, Chalkie Davies 1981
marigold

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Tue Jul 09, 2019 1:45 pm   Subject: The Specials / Ghost Town, Chalkie Davies 1981
It was a shame in the 90s when bands dressed down rather than up. Oasis, Coldplay, Ocean Colour Scene etc always dressed in a dull way.
I think The Specials (with Jerry on board) was more of an art s ...
 
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