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Stone Roses - discuss

PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:38 am
by Chris P
I'll put in my fiver's worth on this thread, in thought form, later, assuming anyone else cares to comment. Meanwhile, I do and have liked their music, and their lyrics are not to be sniffed at too much either, there are some good ones

Re: Stone Roses - discuss

PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 9:20 am
by john poole
Discussed here in 2012 -
viewtopic.php?f=1&t=20625

Re: Stone Roses - discuss

PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 10:04 am
by Chris P
That thread didn't do them justice, in fact they were barely mentioned. It started on a bad foot with Garth getting confused and in a paddy about (british?) music (yet again). This is a better thread on which to discuss their music, lyrics, and indeed anything else about them, for those who care to

Re: Stone Roses - discuss

PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 12:38 pm
by Adam Blake
Didn't like their singer. Also, their music seem to be much more irrelevant than music much older than theirs

Re: Stone Roses - discuss

PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 1:00 pm
by john poole
I remember hearing their first album when it was released - liked 'Waterfall' and maybe one or two other songs, but probably never listened very closely to the lyrics. Sampled a few tracks on YT this morning but they don't appear to have lasted all that well to me. No doubt an important group for some a lot younger than I was/am.

Re: Stone Roses - discuss

PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 1:01 pm
by Chris P

Re: Stone Roses - discuss

PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:49 pm
by Chris P

Re: Stone Roses - discuss

PostPosted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:57 pm
by AndyM
The drummer and the bass player deserved to be in a better band.

Re: Stone Roses - discuss

PostPosted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 10:00 pm
by Chris P
Harsh and unfair, but showing respect for the rhythm section nonetheless!

Re: Stone Roses - discuss

PostPosted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 3:24 pm
by alister prince
I remember seeing them on the Late Show on BBC2 in their very early days (can't remember what they played). I thought they sounded quite interesting and that it bode well for the future. Afraid I didn't hear anything else of theirs that grabbed me after then.
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