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by Spittingcat
Sun 31 May 2020, 8:21 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: The revenge of Bobby "O" - Mixed Up World
Replies: 9
Views: 669

Re: The revenge of Bobby "O" - Mixed Up World

Ha! Enjoyed that. Agreed about the Flight Of The Conchords feel to it. There’s also a track on the album that, er, plays homage to New Order’s Confusion… called… Confusion. Always worth going further back though… check out the 81&82 albums by German band, “The Twins”, if you want to hear some origin...
by Spittingcat
Fri 08 May 2020, 3:51 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: PSB with Electronic (Live @ Dodgers Stadium 08.04.90)
Replies: 10
Views: 1454

Re: PSB with Electronic (Live @ Dodgers Stadium 08.04.90)

Are there any Cities In The Park recordings knocking about?

FSOL have used a sample from that gig… some something must have been recorded.

The shorts…
by Spittingcat
Fri 08 May 2020, 3:47 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Just listened to Relentless - it's not very good
Replies: 64
Views: 5255

Re: Just listened to Relentless - it's not very good

That has to have the ‘biggest’ ending of any PSB track, no?

Lyrics are better the other way around though… as in the final version… imagine the kind of video that might have been possible if this had been a single…!
by Spittingcat
Thu 07 May 2020, 1:14 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: There's still hope for Neil
Replies: 12
Views: 1619

Re: There's still hope for Neil

Or just stay resident in the UK, and pay taxes to fund the NHS, which PSB do and many “synth pop bands” who were as big as them do not. A charity single would be a lovely gesture, but decades of paying into the system and helping to fund services is more welcome. Oh, and well done to Tom, he’s broug...
by Spittingcat
Mon 04 May 2020, 11:31 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Hit Music
Replies: 4
Views: 945

Re: Hit Music

I had to check… Love Etc only got to number 14 !
I remember that as being their last proper ‘hit’.
by Spittingcat
Fri 01 May 2020, 7:04 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Bring him back - I know who I want to produce the next album
Replies: 70
Views: 4818

Re: Bring him back - I know who I want to produce the next album

SOPHIE would be great… something more left field for the next album would be great… maybe Nick Höppner?
by Spittingcat
Fri 01 May 2020, 5:04 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Fundamental Instrumental leaked
Replies: 63
Views: 6927

Re: Fundamental Instrumental leaked

Exciting! I can’t find it though.
by Spittingcat
Thu 30 Apr 2020, 10:52 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Is now the time for MCMLXXXIX?
Replies: 19
Views: 1391

Re: Is now the time for MCMLXXXIX?

I’m not going to work out how old I was, but it was my first gig as well. And… wow.
by Spittingcat
Sun 26 Apr 2020, 6:40 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: 4th single off Hotspot - I Don't Wanna
Replies: 197
Views: 32848

Re: 4th single off Hotspot - I Don't Wanna

gangster rap beats
How odd.
by Spittingcat
Fri 24 Apr 2020, 11:54 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Answers from isolation - Neil Tennant
Replies: 22
Views: 2174

Re: Answers from isolation - Neil Tennant

You can’t go wrong with a bit of Tallis. I’d gone for works performed by The Hilliard Ensemble.
by Spittingcat
Wed 22 Apr 2020, 11:07 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Hey, Super - that's a really good album
Replies: 42
Views: 3307

Re: Hey, Super - that's a really good album

I’m still hoping for a dark guitar led album at some point… if it’s next album, I’ll be pleased.

Still rate Super very highly indeed.
by Spittingcat
Wed 22 Apr 2020, 1:16 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Hey, Super - that's a really good album
Replies: 42
Views: 3307

Re: Hey, Super - that's a really good album

Best album since Yes. No skipping.
by Spittingcat
Tue 21 Apr 2020, 11:04 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: SDE article: How do PSB decide who remixes their songs
Replies: 42
Views: 2533

Re: SDE article: How do PSB decide who remixes their songs

‘Musical Director’ is a role as regards live performances.