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DANNY BAKERS GREAT ALBUM SHOWDOWN


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#41 hindle xiii

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 01:08 PM

I said R&B cos that's what the sky planner blurb said, guests are Martin Freeman, Mica Paris and Trevor Nelson.

Tonight is Boy George, Grace Dent and David Hepworth.

If you use "should of", "would of" or "could of", you are a moron.

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#42 Futtocks

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 01:08 PM

I'm interested to hear what 'pop' selections they put in. I'd hazard a guess at "Pet Sounds" being in there, with good reason. The production is stupendous. Any idea who is joining Danny to talk 'pop' tonight? It was nice to see Stephen Street in there last night. A good pop producer (1980s vintage - e.g Trevor Horn) would be a good selection for the panel.


Grace Dent, Boy George and David Hepworth for tonight's panel. Not as familiar with Dent as some, but the other two are opinionated, knowledgable and usually entertaining.

As for Clarkson, he wasn't performing his professional 'Top Gear' berk character, and his honest enjoyment of music shone through.

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#43 longboard

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 01:19 PM

It fulfills the Radio Leeds listeners' primary requirement .... that it doesn't feature Liz Green.


Good old Liz!

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#44 Wolford6

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 01:25 PM

Good old Liz!

"We're having a carpet disco.............."


She'd be a ten-past-two-er

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#45 Amber Avenger

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 01:49 PM

I have to say that as someone who grew up in the 90s as part of the CD generation I actually found last night's show quite interesting really. Probably would suit a radio show better, but I've watched far worse music discussion shows.
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#46 hindle xiii

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 01:58 PM

I have to say that as someone who grew up in the 90s as part of the CD generation I actually found last night's show quite interesting really. Probably would suit a radio show better, but I've watched far worse music discussion shows.

Album art would be lost on it though.

If you use "should of", "would of" or "could of", you are a moron.

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#47 longboard

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 02:10 PM

She'd be a ten-past-two-er


That's a bit ungallant.

#48 Amber Avenger

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 02:10 PM

Album art would be lost on it though.


Yeah, although they discussed a lot of album art last night without showing it annoyingly. Not the best use of the medium

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#49 gingerjon

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 02:13 PM

Yeah, although they discussed a lot of album art last night without showing it annoyingly. Not the best use of the medium


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#50 Wolford6

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 02:16 PM

That's a bit ungallant.


Oh, I'd gladly step aside and let you do the honours.

I'm sure she'd think the same about me anyway.
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#51 ShotgunGold

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 05:07 PM

So, if you were on the programme, which three rock albums would you put on the wall of fame? No sneering, no judgement, no one-upmanship, just three which always satisfy, whenever you revisit them. Here's mine:

  • Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers - Damn the Torpedoes
  • David Bowie - Hunky Dory
  • The Band - The Last Waltz
Only three, though - that's even tougher than 'Desert Island Discs'!


Never actually heard of two of yours :mellow:
  • Earth vs Wildhearts - The Wildhearts ('93)
  • Between the Heart and the Synapse - The Receiving end of Sirens (05)
  • Celebration Rock - Japandroids ('12)


#52 WearyRhino

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 06:34 PM

Never actually heard of two of yours :mellow:

  • Earth vs Wildhearts - The Wildhearts ('93)
  • Between the Heart and the Synapse - The Receiving end of Sirens (05)
  • Celebration Rock - Japandroids ('12)


And I've not heard of all 3 of them!

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 08:34 PM

Grace Dent, Boy George and David Hepworth for tonight's panel. Not as familiar with Dent as some, but the other two are opinionated, knowledgable and usually entertaining.

As for Clarkson, he wasn't performing his professional 'Top Gear' berk character, and his honest enjoyment of music shone through.


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#54 Futtocks

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Posted 07 February 2013 - 09:59 AM

Okay, time's up on the Rock albums. Now you have to nominate your three Pop albums. Of course, the difference between the two can be blurry.
Joni Mitchell - Court and Spark
Paul Simon - Graceland
Blondie - Parallel Lines

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#55 WearyRhino

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Posted 07 February 2013 - 11:04 AM

Too much like picking your favourite child this!

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#56 my missus

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Posted 07 February 2013 - 12:08 PM

10 cc "the original soundtrack"
ELO "the best of"
THE SMITHS "the smiths"

What does it mean
This tearjerking scene
Beamed into my home
That it moves me so much
Why all the fuss
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#57 Jeff Stein

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Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:25 AM

Doctor Feelgood - Stupidity

Muddy Waters - Hard Again

Can't think of a third one to match these two

#58 Futtocks

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Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:08 AM

Soul/R'n'B selection time! I've deliberately omitted 'What's going on' and Stevie Wonder's remarkable run of Seventies albums, just to be fair to the rest of the genre.
  • Lamont Dozier - The ABC Years & Lost Sessions
  • Nona Hendryx & Billy Vera - You have to cry sometime
  • Curtis Mayfield - There's no Place like America today

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#59 Wolford6

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Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:24 AM

Womack & Womack - Radio MUSC Man
Anita Baker - Giving You the Best I've Got
Mary J Blige - No More Drama

I have tons and tons of soul and r'n'b stuff but it's almost all on Greatest Hits collections.

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#60 Futtocks

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Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:49 AM

On another forum, someone has nominated Dusty Springfield - Dusty in Memphis. I may have to make a strategic edit to my post above...

A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open. Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)





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