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by East End Bhoy
Tue 01 Dec 2020, 12:12 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Robert Smith from The Cure isn't a Neil Tennant fan
Replies: 46
Views: 7797

Re: Robert Smith from The Cure isn't a Neil Tennant fan

Apparently Catch by the Cure was inspired by Rocky 2, which led to a friendship between Robert Smith and Sylvester Stallone, which then led to the Cure writing the theme song for Judge Dredd. There was even a plan for Smith to fight Rambo in an episode of South Park but it was never made, which is a...
by East End Bhoy
Fri 13 Nov 2020, 1:28 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: If PSB top 5, who are other 4?
Replies: 102
Views: 7513

Re: If PSB top 5, who are other 4?

In no particular order :

Pet Shop Boys
New Order
a-ha
Deacon Blue
Electronic
by East End Bhoy
Thu 05 Nov 2020, 11:58 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Random PSB related sightings in public where you would not expect to see them
Replies: 5
Views: 1667

Re: Random PSB related sightings in public where you would not expect to see them

Here's another, from a recent St Jonstone v Celtic match in Perth. What is going on???
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by East End Bhoy
Wed 07 Oct 2020, 11:48 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: When you stop liking the music as much
Replies: 50
Views: 8092

Re: When you stop liking the music as much

My favourite acts are Pet Shop Boys, New Order / Joy Division, the KLF, Kraftwerk, Suede, Aphex Twin and Boards of Canada. While all of these have, in my eyes, consistent catalogues - some larger than others - Pet Shop Boys are my favourite by a country mile. Their consistency, for me, is unsurpass...
by East End Bhoy
Wed 19 Aug 2020, 8:37 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Three track recommendations
Replies: 30
Views: 3431

Re: Three track recommendations

1. This Must Be The Place I Waited Years to Leave

2. In The Night (Disco version)

3. Go West
by East End Bhoy
Tue 16 Jun 2020, 11:27 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Actually vs Introspective, choose the best one
Replies: 38
Views: 5348

Re: Actually vs Introspective, choose the best one

Yikes! - its a tough one.

But ultimately I'd have to go for Introspective. I always used to think the sound on Introspective is what you would use to show the capabilities of a good hi-fi system.
by East End Bhoy
Thu 28 May 2020, 2:56 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Which song Pet Shop Boys could cover in the future?
Replies: 47
Views: 4683

Re: Which song Pet Shop Boys could cover in the future?

PopKid78 wrote: Thu 28 May 2020, 10:08 am
Synthrobot wrote:Whispering You Name - Alison Moyet
If You Don’t Love Me - Prefab Sprout
Protection - Massive Attack
Whispering your Name, would’ve been perfect for Liza’s Results


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I always thought 'Whispering your Name' sounded very PSB as it is
by East End Bhoy
Sun 12 Apr 2020, 9:37 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: BBC4 Top of the Pops Repeats
Replies: 197
Views: 71002

Re: BBC4 Top of the Pops Repeats

Patrick Bateman wrote: Fri 10 Apr 2020, 6:08 am It's the video. They were on tour in Asia at the time.
ah I see, thanks Patrick I thought I'd missed something!
by East End Bhoy
Thu 09 Apr 2020, 10:48 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: BBC4 Top of the Pops Repeats
Replies: 197
Views: 71002

Re: BBC4 Top of the Pops Repeats

I saw that too. Did they perform it in the Studio, or is it a full play of the video? If its in the Studio its def one Ive never seen
by East End Bhoy
Thu 09 Apr 2020, 10:47 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: BBC4 Top of the Pops Repeats
Replies: 197
Views: 71002

Re: BBC4 Top of the Pops Repeats

I saw that too. Did they perform it in the Studio, or is it a full play of the video? If its in the Studio its def one Ive never seen
by East End Bhoy
Mon 03 Feb 2020, 1:24 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Album closers / final track - do you have a favourite?
Replies: 62
Views: 8891

Re: Album closers / final track - do you have a favourite?

My Top 5 :

1. Kings Cross
2. Vocal
3. It's Alright
4. Integral
5. Into Thin Air
by East End Bhoy
Thu 30 Jan 2020, 12:41 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Stuart Price Trilogy Top/Worse 5 (2013-2020)
Replies: 56
Views: 11030

Re: Stuart Price Trilogy Top/Worse 5 (2013-2020)

Best :

Vocal
Axis
Will-o-the Wisp
Inner Sanctum
Burning the Heather

Worst :

Groovy
Say it to me
Happiness
The Last to Die
Bolshy
by East End Bhoy
Wed 29 Jan 2020, 12:12 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: 3rd single "Monkey Business" (Jan 2020)
Replies: 532
Views: 64477

Re: 3rd single "Monkey Business" (Jan 2020)

If you think that was bad camera work wait till you see the NTA's!
by East End Bhoy
Tue 28 Jan 2020, 11:58 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Is there any possibility for a Number 1 album? Look at the list of releases
Replies: 298
Views: 33641

Re: Is there any possibility for a Number 1 album? Look at the list of releases

Good god, Twitter is basically 97% somewhere between "utter shite", "wtf was that", "I thought they were dead", "cringe" and "please call it a day once and for all". Haven't seen it yet but that sounds overwhelmingly terrible... yeah, and what is th...
by East End Bhoy
Tue 28 Jan 2020, 11:56 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Is there any possibility for a Number 1 album? Look at the list of releases
Replies: 298
Views: 33641

Re: Is there any possibility for a Number 1 album? Look at the list of releases

I thought it was good, my only complaint is the camera angles were poor and made it difficult to see the overall group performance. AND they kept cutting away when something was going on, like Chris dancing