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Old 06-06-2007, 08:33 AM   #31
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I'm with you, I've never been mad about it.

There's a lot of similarly highly-rated Beatles tracks that I feel the same way about.
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Old 06-06-2007, 08:44 AM   #32
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I have never ever understood how just taking 2000 different random sounds from everywhere and putting them into one thing can be treated as 'cool', 'genius'...

For me I put it down to 'we're the beatles. we can put four minutes of fart noises on a record, get ringo to play a beat and itll be called groundbreaking'

You mean Radiohead, right?

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I have never ever understood how just taking 2000 different random sounds from everywhere and putting them into one thing can be treated as 'cool', 'genius'...

For me I put it down to 'we're the beatles. we can put four minutes of fart noises on a record, get ringo to play a beat and itll be called groundbreaking'

Musically, it's stellar. That's why it's a great song.

Plus, I dig this verse:

Yellow matter custard, dripping from a dead dog's eye. (too soon)
Crabalocker fishwife, pornographic priestess,
Boy, you been a naughty girl you let your Knickers down.

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Most overrated Beatles track: Hello, Goodbye.

I don't see why it's so amazing to some people. It's pretty grating.
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Most overrated Beatles track: Hello, Goodbye.

I don't see why it's so amazing to some people. It's pretty grating.
Spot on.
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I've never heard Hello, Goodbye be considered as overrated. It's a catchy pop song, but I don't know many people who consider it their best to begin with.
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Most overrated Beatles track: Hello, Goodbye.

I don't see why it's so amazing to some people. It's pretty grating.
WTF?

overrated
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I've heard people say it's one of their best pop songs, and I disagree. It shouldn't be rated well at all.

Penny Lane is about 564 times better

I'm just spitballin' there.
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WTF?

overrated
Agreed...

I wouldn't say it's their best by far but who is over-rating Hello Goodbye?
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That's actually one of the few Beatles' songs that proves why they are so revered.
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