Embarrassing songs that you love.

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seeds started the topic in Tuesday, 29 Mar 2022 at 9:00pm

No judgment as that has crept into my last music thread. Now come on we all have songs we love that aren’t in are usual I’m so cool playlist.

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Supafreak Sunday, 3 Jul 2022 at 4:59pm
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@groundswell - re Dire Straits I like em too GS . Saw them in concert in Brisbane. Great show.

Was that the ‘ brothers in arms ‘ tour ? That was such a special concept in Brisbane, full moon , crystal clear night with every star shining , one of the best concerts I’ve seen.

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H2O Sunday, 3 Jul 2022 at 5:19pm

Yep - Same

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truebluebasher Sunday, 3 Jul 2022 at 5:37pm

Imagine a world where the best tune smiths fly under the radar.
The singer goes from band to band becoming more obscure as he goes.
Everyone sings his songs but none ever care to pin up his poster!
Yet, there he stands in plain sight...centre of attention...How is it so?

Thanks to seeds & swellnet we can out this Chameleon!
We're not alone....On one of these tracks...re: YouTube comments > punter also reveals the master!
He is known to those who enjoy each of these tunes...which is pretty easy as they're high rotation.
Guess this Musical Artist deserves a dedication...Salute to the master of Groovy Tunes.

UK Psychedelic Flower Power Band (re: 2 Deep Purple members in the touring band)
tbb is cuing this tune to show Tony's range & background > ( UK / SoCal Beach Boys / Flower Power)
Can hear : Bee Gees / US Pet Sounds Harmonies meets prog lush Moody Blues layering...
Note: This song is not catchy as such...more so a respected singalong!

1967 The Flower Pot Men ~ Lets Go to San Francisco

1970 Flower Pot Men Singer Tony Burrows charted worldwide hits with 4 different groups
Some of his original Flower pot Men appear alongside Tony as he digs in his infectious hooks!
It's the high quality nature of these embarrassing hooks that wins over the listener...none will feel dirty!
The tunes are cleverly crafted & instantly infectious...resistance is futile!

1970 White Plains ~ My Baby Loves Lovin

1970 Edison Lighthouse ~ Love Grows

1970 The Pipkins ~ Gimme Dat Ding

1974 First Class ~ Beach Baby

Salute to Tony Burrows
Classic string of catchy hits that deserve attention all these years later!
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tony_Burrows

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groundswell Sunday, 3 Jul 2022 at 6:27pm

Good selection true blue. i liked love grows the best. haven't heard any of that music before though.

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zenagain Sunday, 3 Jul 2022 at 8:07pm

Me too. Brissie. Good night.

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GuySmiley Tuesday, 5 Jul 2022 at 11:51am

No judgment you say ….

https://m.

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blackers Tuesday, 5 Jul 2022 at 12:51pm

You may well have crossed the line there Guy. Welcome back btw.

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batfink Tuesday, 5 Jul 2022 at 9:30pm
Supafreak wrote:
H2O wrote:

@groundswell - re Dire Straits I like em too GS . Saw them in concert in Brisbane. Great show.

Was that the ‘ brothers in arms ‘ tour ? That was such a special concept in Brisbane, full moon , crystal clear night with every star shining , one of the best concerts I’ve seen.

Saw Dire Straits at Hordern Pavilion on the brothers in arms tour.

Yeah, special concert.

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LukeClay1983 Tuesday, 5 Jul 2022 at 10:18pm

Classic tune:

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seeds Monday, 11 Jul 2022 at 6:45am

Some old school breakdance battles and earliest Ice T footage I’ve seen. Bit of Turbo from the old breakdance movies in there too.