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View Poll Results: Vote For Your LEAST Favorite Song
The Bends 3 9.09%
High And Dry 7 21.21%
Fake Plastic Trees 1 3.03%
Black Star 17 51.52%
Street Spirit(Fade Out) 5 15.15%
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Old 12-11-2007, 05:23 PM   #16
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"Black Star" is possibly the best song on this album.

It's time for "High and Dry" to go. It's like "Fake Plastic Trees" except not as good.

P.S. And why is the title track still here, anyway? Next to go after "High and Dry" goes (hopefully).

Edit: Well, I just listened to the title track again and yeah, I can see why it's still here. "High and Dry" though? Seriously.
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Old 12-11-2007, 06:04 PM   #17
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"Black Star" is possibly the best song on this album.

It's time for "High and Dry" to go.


Fantastic joke!
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Old 12-11-2007, 06:05 PM   #18
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Street Spirit.

And yes, a vote for Fake Plastic Trees is a vote for philistinism.

One of the most beautiful songs ever recorded.
I agree that Street Spirit should go, but Fake Plastic Trees is hardly worthy of such grandeur. It only stands out cause it's on a shite album.
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Old 12-11-2007, 06:24 PM   #19
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Fantastic joke!
What's wrong with Black Star? The majority here seem to think it hangs with the very best of the Bends. Explain yourself.
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Old 12-11-2007, 06:36 PM   #20
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"High And Dry", again.
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Old 12-11-2007, 06:49 PM   #21
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What's wrong with Black Star? The majority here seem to think it hangs with the very best of the Bends. Explain yourself.
It's so bland. There's nothing particularly special or interesting or different about it, especially in the context of music in 1995. It's not a terrible song, but one of the best on the Bends? Better than Just, Planet Telex, Street Spirit, and High and Dry? Give me an effin' break.
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The Bends for me.
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Old 12-11-2007, 08:25 PM   #24
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Black Star...I like the song, just like the other songs better.
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It's so bland. There's nothing particularly special or interesting or different about it, especially in the context of music in 1995. It's not a terrible song, but one of the best on the Bends? Better than Just, Planet Telex, Street Spirit, and High and Dry? Give me an effin' break.
That's why I'm voting Black Star, too.
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He's black? He's a star? I dunno. I just know it's referring to Black Star because xavi always votes the exact opposite of what I want him to.
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Old 12-12-2007, 02:19 PM   #30
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He's black? He's a star? I dunno. I just know it's referring to Black Star because xavi always votes the exact opposite of what I want him to.

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