Radiohead Survivor - OK Computer - Round 4 - Page 4 - U2 Feedback

Go Back   U2 Feedback > Lypton Village > Lemonade Stand > Lemonade Stand Archive
Click Here to Login
View Poll Results: Vote For Your LEAST Favorite Song
Airbag 1 2.78%
Paranoid Android 2 5.56%
Subterranean Homesick Alien 4 11.11%
Exit Music(For A Film) 2 5.56%
Let Down 8 22.22%
Karma Police 6 16.67%
No Surpises 12 33.33%
Lucky 1 2.78%
Voters: 36. You may not vote on this poll

 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 12-18-2007, 10:15 AM   #46
Blue Crack Addict
 
joyfulgirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Posts: 16,618
Local Time: 02:50 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by namkcuR
Just a heads up - there won't be a new thread tomorrow, and there may not be a new thread on Wednesday either(up in the air) because I'm going up to Cleveland to see the Rock Hall of Fame.
They don't have computers in Cleveland?





__________________

joyfulgirl is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 10:25 AM   #47
Blue Crack Addict
 
Dalton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Little hand says it's time to rock and roll.
Posts: 15,147
Local Time: 04:50 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by joyfulgirl


They don't have computers in Cleveland?


They don't have INDOOR PLUMBING in Cleveland.
__________________

Dalton is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 11:31 AM   #48
The Male
 
LemonMelon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Hollywoo
Posts: 66,144
Local Time: 01:50 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by namkcuR
Just a heads up - there won't be a new thread tomorrow, and there may not be a new thread on Wednesday either(up in the air) because I'm going up to Cleveland to see the Rock Hall of Fame.
Why would you want to go there?

John Mellencamp is there.
LemonMelon is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 11:56 AM   #49
Blue Crack Addict
 
Lancemc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Ba Sing Se
Posts: 17,675
Local Time: 03:50 AM
NO SURPRISES is winning this?! :shock:


Appalling.
Lancemc is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 12:12 PM   #50
Refugee
 
cdisantis83's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Among Badgers
Posts: 1,033
Local Time: 03:50 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by Dalton



They don't have INDOOR PLUMBING in Cleveland.
Don't disparage my hometown like that. Oh wait, you're right.
cdisantis83 is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 03:33 PM   #51
Blue Crack Addict
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 26,987
Local Time: 01:50 AM
I'm surprised people like Let Down as much as they do. It was kind of a ... heh ... let down to me.
the tourist is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 03:37 PM   #52
Blue Crack Addict
 
DaveC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: got a good reason for taking the easy way out
Posts: 17,885
Local Time: 04:50 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by the tourist
I'm surprised people like Let Down as much as they do.
Yeah, me too. I thought it was almost universally regarded as one of the weakest songs on OK Computer, after Fitter Happier of course.
DaveC is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 03:51 PM   #53
Rock n' Roll Doggie
VIP PASS
 
FitzChivalry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: At the bottom of the ocean, in the deepest sea
Posts: 6,300
Local Time: 12:50 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by the tourist
I'm surprised people like Let Down as much as they do. It was kind of a ... heh ... let down to me.
I'm surprised that people think this.

Everyone I've ever discussed OK Computer with has always mentioned Let Down and Airbag as the best songs on the album. I thought that was the popular opinion.
FitzChivalry is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 04:20 PM   #54
Rock n' Roll Doggie
ALL ACCESS
 
xaviMF22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: In haunted attics
Posts: 7,091
Local Time: 04:50 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by the tourist
I'm surprised people like Let Down as much as they do. It was kind of a ... heh ... let down to me.
no .

Let Down is regarded as one of the best tracks on OK Computer.

It always comes up high in top 20 lists.

1. Paranoid Android
2. How To Disappear Completely
3. Idioteque
4. Let Down
5. Pyramid Song
6. Street Spirit (Fade Out)
7. Fake Plastic Trees
8. There There (Boney King of Nowhere)
9. Everything In its Right Place
10. Karma Police
11. Exit Music (For a Film)
12. Reckoner
13. Nude
14. Lucky
15. 2+2=5 (The Lukewarm)
16. No Surprises
17. Climbing Up The Walls
18. Airbag
19. National Anthem
20. Weird Fishes/Arpeggi
21. Jigsaw Falling Into Place


not that it matters...
xaviMF22 is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 05:17 PM   #55
Blue Crack Supplier
 
lazarus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Los Angeles, California
Posts: 38,541
Local Time: 01:50 AM
Nothing will ever surprise me as much as the love for How to Disappear. Boring, boring, boring, not even close to one of their better ballads.

You call that a chorus?
lazarus is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 05:21 PM   #56
Rock n' Roll Doggie
ALL ACCESS
 
xaviMF22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: In haunted attics
Posts: 7,091
Local Time: 04:50 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by lazarus
Nothing will ever surprise me as much as the love for How to Disappear. Boring, boring, boring, not even close to one of their better ballads.

You call that a chorus?
I'm not here...this isn't happening .


xaviMF22 is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 05:51 PM   #57
Rock n' Roll Doggie
FOB
 
intedomine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Melbourne
Posts: 8,012
Local Time: 06:50 PM
I suppose Let Down probably seems a little too lightweight, trivial and cruisy, if you compare it with the extraordinary and truly out-there sound of some of the other songs (Paranoid, Exit Music, No Surprises, Lucky) which aren't necessarily better songs, just more memorable and left-field
intedomine is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 06:37 PM   #58
Rock n' Roll Doggie
VIP PASS
 
FitzChivalry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: At the bottom of the ocean, in the deepest sea
Posts: 6,300
Local Time: 12:50 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by intedomine
I suppose Let Down probably seems a little too lightweight, trivial and cruisy, if you compare it with the extraordinary and truly out-there sound of some of the other songs (Paranoid, Exit Music, No Surprises, Lucky) which aren't necessarily better songs, just more memorable and left-field
How is "Lucky" considered left-field? It seems like a pretty straight-forward verse, chorus, verse, chorus, guitar solo, chorus song to me.

FitzChivalry is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 06:39 PM   #59
Blue Crack Supplier
 
Zoots's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: the great beyond
Posts: 36,802
Local Time: 10:50 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by FitzChivalry
Everyone I've ever discussed OK Computer with has always mentioned Let Down and Airbag as the best songs on the album. I thought that was the popular opinion.
Yeah I thought so too.
Zoots is offline  
Old 12-18-2007, 06:44 PM   #60
ONE
love, blood, life
 
GibsonGirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Posts: 13,270
Local Time: 04:50 AM
The poll closed before I could vote.
__________________

GibsonGirl is offline  
 

Tags
radiohead survivor, survivor

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Design, images and all things inclusive copyright © Interference.com