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Old 06-21-2007, 11:01 AM   #21
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The White Stripes album just came out this Tuesday.

Yeah, I'll listen to them later.
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Old 06-21-2007, 12:20 PM   #22
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I'm going to send you Silent Alarm tomorrow when I wake up.
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Old 06-21-2007, 08:54 PM   #23
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The White Stripes album just came out this Tuesday.

Yeah, I'll listen to them later.
Eh sorry, I kind of lost track with the leak so long ago, thought it was next week.
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Old 06-21-2007, 08:55 PM   #24
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And can I just say "The Prayer"
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Old 06-25-2007, 12:23 PM   #25
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The "I Still Remember" video is amazing. The song is a little bit more traditional sounding from them, but the vocals are astounding and gorgeous.


No, it's all about the last two choruses where Matt adds a drum track. I don't know if it's a snare or what, but I know it's not in the other choruses. Anyway, that additional track he adds just totally kicks the song up and lifts it to the finish line.

He so f***g brilliant!!!!!


Well, they all are.



Over 1 week later and I still can't get that concert out of my head! That rarely, RARELY ever happens to me! They were SO DAMN GREAT!!!!!
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The "I Still Remember" video hits home for me... It reminds me so much of the first time I went to a summer festival! And the song and lyrics too. I'm really looking forward to see that song in concert.

One week to go
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Old 07-03-2007, 01:20 PM   #27
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Annie, have you gone to your show yet? I want to hear ALL about it!!!!
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Old 07-03-2007, 01:24 PM   #28
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Loving the new album, now. Thanks for the reccomendations
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Old 07-03-2007, 01:35 PM   #29
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Old 07-03-2007, 01:43 PM   #30
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Best Arcade Fire song ever

The Bloc Party album is great, too.
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Old 07-03-2007, 04:32 PM   #31
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I was blasting "This Modern Love" in my car the other night, before I crashed it , and I just keep being blown away by Matt's drumming.

To my untrained ear, the time signature changes at least 2 or 3 times during that song, AND the drum pattern changes at least 3 - 5 times during verses, bridges and choruses. God, I mean I know I don't read music or play or anything . . . . but his drumming is just so frickin' AMAZING to me!

A simple ballad like "This Modern Love" and Matt makes it SO much more interesting with just his drumming!

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Old 07-04-2007, 10:38 AM   #32
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The concert last night was great! The crowd went wild! I must confess I don't know them that well but everybody around me seemed to know all the lyrics! It was amazing! And Kele ran on the b-stage (and I was pratically smashed because I was on the second row from the b-stage) and everybody went crazy!
Unfortunately they didn't play I Still Remember, but that's ok it was fantastic anyway...
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YES BLOC PARTY ARE COMING TO INDIANAPOLIS

seeing them two times in one year i'm so happy. I actually jumped and said YES!!! when I saw they were coming here I'll miss a guitar class for it but it'll be worth it...missing music for music...

and FitzChivalry, This Modern Love is one of Bloc Party's best songs, fo' sho sorry about your car though...wrecks suck.
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^^ How lucky you are!!! I'm completely converted to them now... I didn't find them that special before I saw them live but now I really do...
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^^ How lucky you are!!! I'm completely converted to them now... I didn't find them that special before I saw them live but now I really do...
I'm tellin' ya - I've been to about 70 - 80 concerts in my day, and their show in San Diego, at that small, intimate little venue, was one of the Top 5 shows I've ever been to!


And Atomic - YAY! I'm really happy for you, but also a little jealous! I'd definitely go see them a 3rd time if I got the chance.

BTW, the estimate on my car came in today, $7,600!!!
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Well, all I've heard so far is the AWITC B-side collection which I downloaded from here. But I really like what I hear. I would love to see them live! I looked and they're playing Montreal in September but as part of the Osheaga Festival. They'll be in Toronto at the end of September so maybe I'll catch that show.

If anyone has Silent Alarm and/or AWITC can you please send me a link via PM? Thanks!
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I don't listen to SRXT anymore. It's too nasty and depressing, so the album ends at Sunday for me....
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Old 07-11-2007, 08:51 PM   #38
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If anyone has Silent Alarm and/or AWITC can you please send me a link via PM? Thanks!
We-ellll...

I'll send you a couple great tracks from each album, as I think it's unfair to upload both of them in full. If this was Zeppelin or something I'd upload the whole discography without batting an eyelid. But Bloc Party are my favourite "new" band... I want to see them make some money so that they can stick around and make more records!
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We-ellll...

I'll send you a couple great tracks from each album, as I think it's unfair to upload both of them in full. If this was Zeppelin or something I'd upload the whole discography without batting an eyelid. But Bloc Party are my favourite "new" band... I want to see them make some money so that they can stick around and make more records!



and I agree

this band rocks

and they remind me of Rh a whole lot

and thats a good thing
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We-ellll...

I'll send you a couple great tracks from each album, as I think it's unfair to upload both of them in full. If this was Zeppelin or something I'd upload the whole discography without batting an eyelid. But Bloc Party are my favourite "new" band... I want to see them make some money so that they can stick around and make more records!
Ok I get it. Maybe I should change my name to Canadiens1122 or something?

Kidding, kidding

I understand what you mean and I fully intend to support them. Send me whatever you can—but I already have Banquet.

Thanks Steph!
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