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by johnny7moons
Tue May 15, 2007 8:10 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Worst Song Lyrics Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 14763

Even though she sleeps beneath your satin;
Even though she wakes you with a kiss.
Do not say, "doo wah diddy diddy dum diddy doo,"
Do not stoop to strategies like this.
by johnny7moons
Tue May 15, 2007 8:08 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Worst Song Lyrics Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 14763

I said to Hank Williams, "doo wah diddy diddy dum diddy doo".
Hank Williams hasn't answered yet.
by johnny7moons
Fri May 11, 2007 5:17 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Worst Song Lyrics Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 14763

i for one am still chuckling over the inserting-doo-wa-diddy-into-lc-lyrics game, teratogen, though the best i've been able to come up with in the last couple of days is this: between the windmill and the grain between the sundial and the chain between the doo-wa-diddy and the dum-diddy-doo... - whi...
by johnny7moons
Mon May 07, 2007 1:38 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Worst Song Lyrics Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 14763

but now it's come to distances and both of us must try your eyes are soft with sorrow hey, that's no way to say doo wah diddy diddy dum diddy do. i think greil marcus, or some other rock critic, once wrote a book tracing the origins of 'a-wop-bop-a-loo-bop, a-lop-bam-boom', back from little richard ...
by johnny7moons
Sat May 05, 2007 7:50 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Worst Song Lyrics Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 14763

and even though it all went wrong, i'll stand before the lord of song with nothing on my tongue but 'doo wah diddy diddy dum diddy doo'.
by johnny7moons
Sun Jan 28, 2007 5:22 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Youtube oddity
Replies: 3
Views: 1126

Youtube oddity

Just came across this while procrastinating at the computer. Leonard and Anjani appear about eight and a half minutes in.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vGwpNXNvB6o
by johnny7moons
Mon Dec 04, 2006 6:18 pm
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Question about a LC guitar technique
Replies: 6
Views: 5091

The picking pattern for 'Avalanche', in particular, is notoriously difficult. Nick Cave once said that the former Bad Seeds' guitarist Blixa Bargeld was the only person he'd ever come across who could mimic it accurately.
by johnny7moons
Mon Dec 04, 2006 5:59 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Reiew of I'm Your Man film in The Times
Replies: 4
Views: 1669

I wonder which track it was.
by johnny7moons
Fri Dec 01, 2006 2:47 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: What is your profession, job, work??
Replies: 34
Views: 9813

I seduce crocodiles for the FBI.
by johnny7moons
Thu Nov 30, 2006 8:26 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: favourite poems
Replies: 7
Views: 2578

favourite poems

simple question - what's your favourite poem (rather than song lyric, and not by LC)? or if that's an impossible question, what's your favourite poem today? here's mine. i love the last verse especially. Voyages II - Hart Crane --And yet this great wink of eternity, Of rimless floods, unfettered lee...
by johnny7moons
Mon Oct 02, 2006 5:52 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Retreats on Mount Baldy
Replies: 27
Views: 9829

Heh. Mat, I take no responsibility for any of this. A few years ago I was on retreat in a Vietnamese monastery in France, and i got into a long rambling conversation with a couple of other guys, much like the conversation on this thread. After a while one of the monks came up from behind us (he'd ob...
by johnny7moons
Fri Jul 07, 2006 3:42 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: looking for one photo
Replies: 14
Views: 6055

Have fun. And remember, Eldritch is a BIG GOTHY GOTH, and deep down I suspect he knows it.
by johnny7moons
Thu Jul 06, 2006 12:05 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: looking for one photo
Replies: 14
Views: 6055

They are all those things, and they are also GOTHS, a point that Spiggy somehow failed to mention. Emma, you saw the Andrew Eldritch thread under 'News', right?
by johnny7moons
Wed Jul 05, 2006 7:23 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Andrew Eldritch interviews Leonard Cohen
Replies: 15
Views: 10400

nice sleuthing, dem.
by johnny7moons
Wed Jul 05, 2006 5:09 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: looking for one photo
Replies: 14
Views: 6055

Eh? Not a rock band? As the Sisters themselves put it on the front page of their official website,

"We are a rock'n'roll band. And a pop band. And an industrial groove machine. And intellectual love gods in our spare time."

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