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Old 02-14-2011, 11:02 AM   #781
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am i the only one who keeps thinking of king of birds when i see the title?
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The King of Limbs is a reference to an oak tree in Wiltshire, England's Savernake Forest. Thought to be more than 1,000 years old, the ancient tree and Savernake Forest are located close to Tottenham House, where Radiohead recorded part of In Rainbows.

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Old 02-14-2011, 11:14 AM   #782
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^wow.. cool info on the title..

thanks BoMac!
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Old 02-14-2011, 11:18 AM   #783
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Well, THAT was pretty damn quick. Cool news. Cool news, indeed . May have to look into ordering this myself.

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Old 02-14-2011, 11:19 AM   #784
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None of that stops me from thinking of King of Birds.

Speaking of which, REM have a lot of "King Of" titled songs.
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Old 02-14-2011, 11:34 AM   #785
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And now we've got a chance for both the best and worst albums of the year to have four word titles beginning with "The King."
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Impy was not a fan of The Decemberists' new album, The King Is Zed.



Zed's dead, baby. Zed's dead.
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Old 02-14-2011, 11:48 AM   #787
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I think The Decemberists album is great, so he must be expecting nothing from Radiohead.
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Old 02-14-2011, 11:52 AM   #788
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I've been let down too many times by the Radio Heads.
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I don't have a well formed opinion on the Decemberists' album because I've only listened to it once.
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What? You can't form true impressions on an album after only one listen? I'm glad I was sitting down when I read that. Shocking stuff, Peeferoni. You're a different breed.
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Old 02-14-2011, 12:06 PM   #791
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Newspaper Edition pre-order, you will be mine once I get home from school today.
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Excuse me if I'm an idiot for a moment, but what the hell does this actually have to do with the newspaper? Is it just that it's releasing on the weekend (Sunday morning in the UK, I assume)?
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Old 02-14-2011, 12:19 PM   #793
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I can't wait for all the 'toilet paper edition' jokes
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Old 02-14-2011, 12:19 PM   #794
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Your guess is as good as anyone else's, Scumby. I'm assuming it has everything to do with the packaging of the LP.

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More like The King of Litter!


(different thread, different joke)
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