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Pick a theme song

Discussion in 'Needful Things' started by RichardX, Feb 14, 2015.

  1. RichardX

    RichardX Well-Known Member

    Going with "The Man Who Sold the World" from Bowie. King's anti-Reagan bias was really shining (no pun intended) through here.
     
  2. FlakeNoir

    FlakeNoir Beta Tester Moderator

    I'm liking that so many Bowie songs fit these stories. :biggrin2:
     
  3. GNTLGNT

    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    "I Want It Now", Veruca Salt from Willie Wonka & the Chocolate Factory....
     
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  4. blunthead

    blunthead Well-Known Member

  5. KingAHolic

    KingAHolic Banned

    Satisfaction (TRS)
     
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  6. DiO'Bolic

    DiO'Bolic Not completely obtuse

    Gimme All Your Lovin'
    ZZ Top

    or

    Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap
    AC/DC
     
  7. Doc Creed

    Doc Creed Well-Known Member

    This was the first song that popped into my head, you beat me to it. Ha ha.
     
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  8. Arkay Lynchpin

    Arkay Lynchpin There's no "us" in tequila.

  9. Doc Creed

    Doc Creed Well-Known Member

    Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap- AC/DC
    I'm not sure about the title. I think King uses this quote, now that I think of it.
     
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  10. Arkay Lynchpin

    Arkay Lynchpin There's no "us" in tequila.

    I was in ‘Purple Unit’ at Thomastown High when our home-group leader allowed the group students to decorate the corridor leading to the ‘Main Hall;’ it was the largest in the school and used for viewing films (either for entertainment or the ‘Film Review’ course (which I passed)) so the foot traffic was high and advertising was at a premium.
    Glen (Bon—AKA Glennette, due to his main squeeze (later to become ex-wife) Annette), Paul (Angus—AKA Agnus (because he just didn’t compare to my guitar idol with his red crop and speckled face), and I were allotted the pride of place and space—approximately 8’ wide by 10’ high—across from the ‘Throne Room’ (a door bearing said entry sign being a 12x6” wooden plaque made by a well-liked student in—of course—‘Woodwork’ that led to the teachers lounge).
    We (painstakingly) traced the cover of Dirty Deeds onto a transparency then used an overhead projector to cast its glory onto our designated piece of plasterboard.
    We only had a few issues with getting the parrot right.

    I don’t disagree (ef’n double negative) that it’s a good choice of song (also favoured by SK); I chose 'Fragile' because of what I felt and heard when Polly and Allen exited Stage North.

    With regard to AccaDacca, I always circle back to ‘Ain’t no fun,’ on that album, but Powerage was always (and still is) the fave.
    Their music died at the same moment Bon did; the later stuff is like listening to Van Hagar.


    Enjoy one of the best vids of that song.

    AC/DC - Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap | Eyeneer TV
     
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  11. Doc Creed

    Doc Creed Well-Known Member

    How Much Is That Doggy In The Window? - Traditional
     
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  12. Mr. Cranky

    Mr. Cranky Well-Known Member

    six ribbons- Jon English
     
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  13. Religiously_Unkind

    Religiously_Unkind Well-Known Member

    Steve Earle-Snake Oil.
     
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  14. DiO'Bolic

    DiO'Bolic Not completely obtuse

     
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