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lou33 Sun 10-Jul-05 20:04:55

thought i would start a thread for everyone to nominate some decent music to buy



i am currently alternating between james blunt, back to bedlam, and the kaiser chiefs, employment


i would be listening to jack johnson, between the dreams, but the cd got damaged


anyone else?

Whizzz Sun 10-Jul-05 20:44:51

Coldplay - X and Y is good but it took a few listens before it really grew on me.

Another vote from me for James Blunt & his haunting voice.

Emod Sun 10-Jul-05 20:48:02

In my car cd changer:

Coldplay (but only really like a copule of the tracks)
Gorillaz
Jose Gonzalez (singer and guitarist, lovely)
Laura Cantrell (country singer)
The Cinematic Orchestra (old but fab)
the Magic Numbers

toria77 Sun 10-Jul-05 20:57:18

foo fighters latest is good
Queens of the stone age latest is fab

wilfulwife Sun 10-Jul-05 21:11:35

Umm....Magic Numbers is v summery,The Futureheads,Sons and daughters are an excellent Scottish band-different to most stuff around and pretty loud,The Reindeer Section-sort of Scottish Indie supergroup(!!),Garbage's new album,and failing that there's always Charlotte Church's new album?!

janeite Sun 10-Jul-05 21:14:52

Keane; The Killers; Kaiser Chiefs; Green Day.......am loving Boulevard Of Broken Dreams.

lunavix Sun 10-Jul-05 21:15:48

magic numbers, kaiser chiefs, killers, subways, the coral, athlete, the bravery, white stripes...

lou33 Mon 11-Jul-05 12:13:06

anyone else?

Marina Mon 11-Jul-05 12:17:35

Dh likes the White Stripes at the mo...
I am into lush pop (I suspect you might not be Lou...), so my choice of listening is

- The Isis Project
- St Etienne's new one Turnpike House, plus their ancient Greatest Hits compo Too Young to Die
- Manhattan Transfer Pastiche (only for confirmed fag-hags)
- Pink Martini Hang on Little Tomato

If I feel like wigging out a little I stick on The Arcade Fire, or step back in time with This

Emod Mon 11-Jul-05 12:19:22

ooh I want that ST Etienne one

lou33 Mon 11-Jul-05 12:21:03

manhattan transfer, talk about blast from the past!

Marina Mon 11-Jul-05 12:23:57

It has been remastered and it sounds stunning God I am so old, listen to me.
I did like those young whippersnappers The Killers on Live8 as well!

lou33 Mon 11-Jul-05 12:26:02

chanson d'amour....radadada...play encore....

babyonboard Mon 11-Jul-05 15:39:49

the coral, goldfrapp(defintley!), cibo matto, paris combo nd basement jaxx.. kish kash..love it!

beansontoast Mon 11-Jul-05 15:52:21

try Ray Lamontagne for size..go to www.fabchannel.com and click on Ray lamontagne...you can scroll along to other songs,cos the first couple are a bit zzzz

TwinSetAndPearls Tue 12-Jul-05 00:53:50

James Blunt rocks my boat at the moment, the most beautiful album I haver heard in ages. on constant replay in our house. Dd does a great version of High!

monkeytrousers Wed 13-Jul-05 20:25:49

Brian Eno's new dvd.

monkeytrousers Sun 17-Jul-05 11:12:05

Err, I mean cd...{blush]

monkeytrousers Sun 17-Jul-05 11:12:21

Oh crap!

snafu Sun 17-Jul-05 11:38:58

Ooh, I was thinking of getting that, mt. Think I might have little look on Amazon. Want magic numbers, st etienne and the kirsty maccoll best of.

Am currently listening to old Elliot Smith album which is perfect summer music.

snafu Sun 17-Jul-05 11:42:38

omg, have just seen there's a new Eric Matthews album out! If you haven't heard him before, I really recommend taking a listen.

TinyGang Sun 17-Jul-05 11:54:57

Monkeytrousers - Ooh Brian Eno - I like his old stuff (My Life in the Bush of Ghosts). Is the new album along those lines?

Love your name btw - whenever I see it I always think of how Vic says it!

kama Sun 17-Jul-05 12:27:19

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MarsLady Sun 17-Jul-05 13:01:26

John Legend.... Lifted. Wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

soyabean Sun 17-Jul-05 14:37:37

Sons and daughters, Beck's new one 'Guero' and Rufus Wainwright 'Want 2': absolutely beautiful

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