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 Post subject: Re: The Radio Is Broken.
PostPosted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 6:55 pm 
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One of the album highlights for me. The concept and lyrics are spot on for the genre of old B Sci Fi movies, and always make me laugh from beginning to end. I've seen enough of those movies in my day (especially as a kid) to appreciate the humor.

And yes NP, Tink Walks Amok and We Are Not Alone are amazing.



Jar got it, it is a montage to B-Sci Fi movies and some of the actors...I am sure he refers to Forbidden Planet, When Worlds Collide and others...and yes the Radio was always broken at a critical juncture in these movies... :smoke:


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why is frank destroying his guitar ¿

no guitar solos on this album ... frank's definition of utopia ¿


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 Post subject: Re: The Radio Is Broken.
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Six sides? Was this meant for Warts and All or something before TMFU was conceived?

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 Post subject: Re: The Radio Is Broken.
PostPosted: Thu Sep 19, 2013 2:17 pm 
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Since making this thread I have listened to the song a few times more and really listened to it. Took your opinions on board and now I really love the song. It's incredibly funny with great musical passages. THE BLOBULENT SUIT.

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 Post subject: Re: The Radio Is Broken.
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Since making this thread I have listened to the song a few times more and really listened to it. Took your opinions on board and now I really love the song. It's incredibly funny with great musical passages. THE BLOBULENT SUIT.


In that spirit, I've decided to listen to Luigi And The Wise Guys a couple more times. I still think the "wah-wah" is a bit wearing, but the lyrics are great.

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I prefer FZ's "meltdown" version of Luigi from one of the fall 80 shows to the doo wop version.


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 Post subject: Re: The Radio Is Broken.
PostPosted: Fri Sep 20, 2013 1:36 am 
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The studio Luigi is alright, the lyrics make me laugh but for what it is in an OK song, I wouldn't skip but never really put it on.

TMFU went from a 4/10 to a 6.5 atleast for me recently. Tink Walks Amok and We Are Not Alone really are too amazing to look over and I actually really like Cocaine Decisions.

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