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Old 07-31-2008, 01:09 PM   #121
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2. Brand New Cadillac
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I'd agree with this. Can't say I care much for Jimmy Jazz.
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The bass guitarist of the Clash seems to have a jazz bass style in general.
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The bass guitarist of the Clash seems to have a jazz bass style in general.
Paul Simonon, ftfw.
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I don't know who Girlicious are and I suspect I am happier this way.
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Rudie Can't Fail sounds like fucking ska. I can dig it.

Was not expecting that from a punk rock band.
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They're the new Pussycat Dolls
There is no way this can be good. Or even tolerable.
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Rudie Can't Fail sounds like fucking ska. I can dig it.

Was not expecting that from a punk rock band.
You should hear Revolution Rock. The ska influence on that track is even more obvious.
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There is no way this can be good. Or even tolerable.
Yeah I'm not expecting much...

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Rudie Can't Fail sounds like fucking ska. I can dig it.

Was not expecting that from a punk rock band.
Rudie can't fail!
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1. London Calling
2. Brand New Cadillac
3. Rudie Can't Fail
4. Hateful
5. Jimmy Jazz
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Rudie Can't Fail sounds like fucking ska. I can dig it.

Was not expecting that from a punk rock band.
Then plan to be pleasantly surprised by the rest of the album. There's not much snarling punk on LC.
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You should hear Revolution Rock. The ska influence on that track is even more obvious.
Another favourite!
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I wouldn't even call London Calling a punk album really.

But goddam is it good.
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I wouldn't even call London Calling a punk album really.

But goddam is it good.
Yeah, I wouldn't call it punk either. It's really eclectic.

Lost In The Supermarket cracks me up.
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1. London Calling
2. Brand New Cadillac
3. Rudie Can't Fail
4. Hateful
5. Jimmy Jazz
Small audible on 2 and 3 there give you this:

1. London Calling
2. Spanish Bombs
3. Rudie Can't Fail
4. Brand New Cadillac
5. Hateful
6. Jimmy Jazz
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Yeah, I wouldn't call it punk either. It's really eclectic.

Lost In The Supermarket cracks me up.
The Right Profile and Lover's Rock do the same for me.
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