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by cockatootoo
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: City Boy
Topic: 40 Years Ago Today The Earth Caught Fire!
Replies: 8
Views: 1250

Re: 40 Years Ago Today The Earth Caught Fire!

A GREAT album! One of my all time favorites (by any band)!
by cockatootoo
Mon Aug 05, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: R.I.P. Lol Mason
Replies: 22
Views: 2539

Re: R.I.P. Lol Mason

Thanks so much Rito, for posting the obit. great to get a little more background on the man. Through his music and words, he is in my life daily.
by cockatootoo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: R.I.P. Lol Mason
Replies: 22
Views: 2539

Re: R.I.P. Lol Mason

Really sad news. easily my favorite lyricist and a great singer too!

Any chance someone could upload text of an obit from the Birmingham newspaper site? every time I try I get a computer crash with "long running script"...

thanks
by cockatootoo
Mon Dec 25, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: Merry Christmas!
Replies: 6
Views: 2734

Re: Merry Christmas!

yes, a Merry Christmas to all!!
by cockatootoo
Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: Re-Appraising CB
Replies: 7
Views: 3333

Re: Re-Appraising CB

Couldn’t disagree with you more I suppose. I think the albums got stronger with each successive one up to TDTECF. YMGW is still one of my favorite albums (not just City Boy albums). I really like the genre hopping (ala bands like 10cc and Queen at the same time period). YMGW was my introduction to t...
by cockatootoo
Sat Aug 12, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: 2016 CB interview!
Replies: 12
Views: 4446

Re: 2016 CB interview!

Thanks so much Mikael!! cool to finally see an interview with all the guys. I'd still like to hear them talk about the music and recording/writing more, but that will never happen...

This is great in lieu of that!

thanks again for making it available to us.
by cockatootoo
Thu Aug 03, 2017 12:57 pm
Forum: City Boy
Topic: The Universe of CB
Replies: 41
Views: 14327

Re: The Universe of CB

Jean... take off your mortar board and make me a man :)
by cockatootoo
Thu Jul 20, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: 2016 CB interview!
Replies: 12
Views: 4446

Re: 2016 CB interview!

me too!
by cockatootoo
Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:05 pm
Forum: City Boy
Topic: Big Big Train
Replies: 3
Views: 1735

Re: Big Big Train

definitely some interesting music. some of it is a little less accessible than I would like - but great musicianship. cool that the guitar player was in XTC and the drummer has been around a lot too! actually, kind of amazing that the band has been making music for so long and I never heard the name...
by cockatootoo
Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:52 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: Big Big Train
Replies: 3
Views: 1735

Re: Big Big Train

never heard of them. I'll have to check it out.
by cockatootoo
Sun Feb 05, 2017 5:46 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: new production by Steve
Replies: 8
Views: 3131

Re: new production by Steve

yeah thanks for sharing! music is pretty good too.
by cockatootoo
Mon Jan 23, 2017 3:59 pm
Forum: City Boy
Topic: Interview with Mike Slamer
Replies: 18
Views: 5555

Re: Interview with Mike Slamer

I seem to remember this being discussed a while back but I don't think I ever checked it out. definitely would like to though!
by cockatootoo
Mon Jan 23, 2017 5:50 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: Interview with Mike Slamer
Replies: 18
Views: 5555

Re: Interview with Mike Slamer

where do we find these book early demos? thx
by cockatootoo
Sun Jan 22, 2017 6:16 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: New City Boy cover
Replies: 3
Views: 1706

Re: New City Boy cover

nice spot-on rendition. good to know that some other people actually know of CB and this great music!
by cockatootoo
Sun Jan 22, 2017 6:15 am
Forum: City Boy
Topic: Interview with Mike Slamer
Replies: 18
Views: 5555

Re: Interview with Mike Slamer

great find! so nice to hear an actual in-depth interview with one of the "boys". wish there was a bit more on CB but excellent all the same!

thanks