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Lew
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 18, 2005 7:05 pm    Post subject: TWI Greatest Hits Reply with quote

Each choose a song and we can form the TWI greatest hits compilation CD. See, not too challenging ... all you have to do is pick your single, favourite-most song ever.

I'm off for a think.
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 18, 2005 7:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Ooooooh. That's hard.
I'll have to whittle it down.
Will you be burning us all a copy then mun?
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 22, 2005 5:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Easy peasy! Here's mine:

Sitting on the dock of the bay - Otis Reading.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 22, 2005 5:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Way-hey .... track 1 .... Otis.

Too difficult for the rest of you?
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 22, 2005 6:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hmmm.

Don McLean - Vincent.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 22, 2005 6:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face - Ewan McColl
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 22, 2005 6:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Bonnie 'prince' Billy - Death to Everyone

because I am a bit morbid and it's actually quite cheerful if macaber.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 22, 2005 7:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Jacques Brel's "Amsterdam" as performed by David Bowie (Live at the BEEB).
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 22, 2005 10:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

DonnaG wrote:
Jacques Brel's "Amsterdam" as performed by David Bowie (Live at the BEEB).


Very Happy One of the most stunning vocal performances I've ever heard!

I must go for The Pogues and Kirsty MacColl - Fairytale of New York
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 22, 2005 11:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The Universal- Blur
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 24, 2005 10:55 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Really can't decide between a fair few , but at this particular moment my mind is telling me:

Privilege (Set Me Free) - Patti Smith
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 24, 2005 11:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

So far, we have :

Sitting on the dock of the bay - Otis Reading
Don McLean - Vincent
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face - Ewan McColl
Death to Everyone - Bonnie 'prince' Billy
Amsterdam - David Bowie
Fairytale of New York - The Pogues and Kirsty MacColl
The Universal - Blur
Privilege - Patti Smith
Like a Rolling Stone - Bob Dylan


... am still waiting for the Manic Street Preachers song.
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 24, 2005 11:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Lew wrote:
... am still waiting for the Manic Street Preachers song.


I'd personally go for Motorcycle Emptiness, but then I'm not the expert Wink
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Lew
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 24, 2005 11:56 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Bebbet wrote:
Lew wrote:
... am still waiting for the Manic Street Preachers song.


I'd personally go for Motorcycle Emptiness, but then I'm not the expert Wink


Shall we run a sweepstake?
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 24, 2005 12:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Like a Rolling Stone? Where did that come from then?
I like I Want You by Bob Dylan. Love it in fact.
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