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    Have to get in quick!

    Trying to explain to "She Who Must Be Obeyed" why I had to order tickets straight away, together with extra tickets for friiends and family. "If he's that good why is he playing a gig in Kendal?" Erm ......

    LEE SCRATCH PERRY |Brewery Arts Centre

    finally worked it out ....... he was born in Kendal ....... but the Kendal in Jamaica!!! I can just imagine his manager saying, "I've managed to book you a gig in Kendal in March!!" The Upsetter thinks Hmmm ...... Nice and warm after a European Winter and I can visit some relatives!!!

    SURPRISE!!!!!!!

    Should be a great gig though!!!

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    I'm seeing Taylor Swift in February.

    That gig > every other gig ever

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    Ok here goes

    So far this year: Deftones, Coheed & Cambia, Download Festival, Leeds Festival, Soundgarden, 36 Crazyfists & Alice In Chains.

    In the next couple of months: Queens of the Stone Age, Papa Roach, Avenged Sevenfold, Lamb of God, Skindread, The Defiled, Architects & Red Fang.

    I think I just realised why I have been broke most of the year!

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    Quote Originally Posted by rickjames View Post
    I'm seeing Taylor Swift in February.

    That gig > every other gig ever
    See gif in your sig

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    Quote Originally Posted by foofighterjim View Post
    Ok here goes

    So far this year: Deftones, Coheed & Cambia, Download Festival, Leeds Festival, Soundgarden, 36 Crazyfists & Alice In Chains.

    In the next couple of months: Queens of the Stone Age, Papa Roach, Avenged Sevenfold, Lamb of God, Skindread, The Defiled, Architects & Red Fang.

    I think I just realised why I have been broke most of the year!

    You could have saved yourself loads of money by not seeing most of those bands as they are rubbish!

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    Quote Originally Posted by rickjames View Post
    I'm seeing Taylor Swift in February.

    That gig > every other gig ever
    ... thats sarcasm right?

    Cant be serious

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    Quote Originally Posted by iceman85 View Post
    ... thats sarcasm right?

    Cant be serious
    Not at all. It's gonna be so good. Again, her image diminishes her ability as a really really good songwriter. It's not normally my thing (I like punk/hardcore for the most part) but she nails it with so many wonderful hooks.

    Also wondering how many kids from school I will see there, ah.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SteveT View Post
    Trying to explain to "She Who Must Be Obeyed" why I had to order tickets straight away, together with extra tickets for friiends and family. "If he's that good why is he playing a gig in Kendal?" Erm ......

    LEE SCRATCH PERRY |Brewery Arts Centre

    finally worked it out ....... he was born in Kendal ....... but the Kendal in Jamaica!!! I can just imagine his manager saying, "I've managed to book you a gig in Kendal in March!!" The Upsetter thinks Hmmm ...... Nice and warm after a European Winter and I can visit some relatives!!!

    SURPRISE!!!!!!!

    Should be a great gig though!!!
    That is awesome...I would love to see him one day...would be all over that if it was closer. In fairness I suspect I've missed him in London quite a few times...he's here next year but I won't be in the country

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    Quote Originally Posted by rickjames View Post
    Not at all. It's gonna be so good. Again, her image diminishes her ability as a really really good songwriter. It's not normally my thing (I like punk/hardcore for the most part) but she nails it with so many wonderful hooks.

    Also wondering how many kids from school I will see there, ah.
    Not sure I'd go as far as seeing her live but I do agree with you. I'm not a pop fan by any stretch but she is pretty good

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    Quote Originally Posted by rickjames View Post
    Not at all. It's gonna be so good. Again, her image diminishes her ability as a really really good songwriter. It's not normally my thing (I like punk/hardcore for the most part) but she nails it with so many wonderful hooks.

    Also wondering how many kids from school I will see there, ah.
    its not too late to redeem yourself by ebaying those tickets to a 12 yr old girl who watches xfactor...

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    Is this where we come to make embarrassing Taylor Swift confessions then?

    I'm not going to rush out and buy her albums [my daughter has them] but I have to say, I've caught a couple of live performances and she's really quite good. Not my cup of tea but can't knock her talent.

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    good god... what has happened to the world

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    Quote Originally Posted by Disaster View Post
    You could have saved yourself loads of money by not seeing most of those bands as they are rubbish!
    I learned a long time ago not to care what other people think about my musical tastes. I guess you wouldn't be too happy if I said I think The Clash are rubish. It amazes me how opinionated people can be!

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    Quote Originally Posted by foofighterjim View Post
    I learned a long time ago not to care what other people think about my musical tastes. I guess you wouldn't be too happy if I said I think The Clash are rubish. It amazes me how opinionated people can be!
    Don't feed the wolf @foofighterjim

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    Quote Originally Posted by iceman85 View Post
    good god... what has happened to the world
    Are you judging Taylor Swift purely on the fact she's a pretty young pop singer? Yeah, she appeals to little girls because she's a famous pop star, but actually she's very talented. Like I said, her music isn't my cup of tea, but she doesn't belong in the same pit as the likes of Miley Cyrus and Girls Aloud - she actually writes songs, plays guitar and can actually sing. Like her music or not, you can't deny she is talented.

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