The board's server will undergo upgrade maintenance tonight, Nov 5, 2014, beginning approximately around 10 PM ET. Prepare for some possible down time during this process.
FAQ    Search

Board index » Word on the Street » Other Bands




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 117 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Sat May 12, 2018 6:07 am 
Offline
User avatar
NEVER STOP JAMMING!
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 11:46 pm
Posts: 21121
VinylGuy wrote:
Im listening to it now...so far every song feels exactly the same.

agree

_________________
dev radio coming soon


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Sat May 12, 2018 12:03 pm 
Offline
User avatar
Posting (live)
 Profile

Joined: Wed February 06, 2013 2:47 am
Posts: 18755
Location: Hunter
That changes after four or listens. I thought the same at first.

Currently I’m liking: ONe point Perspective, Americans sports, TBH&C, 4 out of 5, Monster Trick, Science Fiction.

And snatch I agree. Musically this is tasty and often it’s the vocals which bring it down.

I hear Bungle California in places too. Not sure if they took similar influences.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Sat May 12, 2018 2:35 pm 
Offline
User avatar
Looks Like a Cat
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 5:10 pm
Posts: 14334
daft twat wrote:
VinylGuy wrote:
Im listening to it now...so far every song feels exactly the same.


Hey VG, what’s your history with the band? All your comments in this thread have been negative, but you’re listening to the new album. Were you a fan at one time and hope they’lll surprise you or have you always disliked them and hate listened because of the accolades and you’re trying to understand? You have RM history, so I know you’re not just a troll. I’m just genuinely curious. A one time “fuck this overrated band” post would do, but you’re here. I’ll bet Bain and I can come up with albums of career spanning b-sides you’d like better than the new album.


I hated the first albums, basically ignore them. Then they grabbed my attention with Humbug...and kinda loved AM when it came out. Saw them twice, once in 2009 in acl and other time with the foos..but at this point im over them.
I kinda feel the image and coolness won over the music. Hell, even the title feels like a parody of something these guys do.

_________________
BONE FUCKIN´ TOMAHAWK.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Sun May 13, 2018 2:48 am 
Offline
likes rhythmic things that butt up against each other
 Profile

Joined: Wed January 02, 2013 11:39 am
Posts: 550
Four out of five and she looks like fun will be the only two you’ll hear again live after this tour


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Sun May 13, 2018 11:10 pm 
Offline
User avatar
AnalLog
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 2:47 pm
Posts: 1997

_________________
It's not our house that we remember,
it’s a feeling outside it when everyone's gone but we leave all the lights on anyway.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2018 6:02 am 
Offline
User avatar
NEVER STOP JAMMING!
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 11:46 pm
Posts: 21121
2nd listen was good.

_________________
dev radio coming soon


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 4:03 am 
Offline
User avatar
NEVER STOP JAMMING!
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 11:46 pm
Posts: 21121
some of these songs have no hooks but the ones that do are pretty great.

_________________
dev radio coming soon


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 4:12 am 
Offline
User avatar
Posting (live)
 Profile

Joined: Wed January 02, 2013 4:18 am
Posts: 17930
had this on in the background yesterday, sounded like one long bowie impression


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 1:53 pm 
Offline
User avatar
Mind Your Tanners
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 5:53 pm
Posts: 8907
Major disappointment...curious if they can come back or if this is it.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 3:24 pm 
Offline
User avatar
The Master
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 3:48 pm
Posts: 34853
Location: Mountains
spike wrote:
had this on in the background yesterday, sounded like one long bowie impression

This was my take as well.

Album started off pretty cool. Unique in a way and different than expected but it continued on down the same path and felt like one long song by the end.

Over it.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 4:53 pm 
Offline
User avatar
10Club Complaint Department
 Profile

Joined: Wed January 02, 2013 11:15 pm
Posts: 17226
Location: Seattle, WA
Strat wrote:
spike wrote:
had this on in the background yesterday, sounded like one long bowie impression

This was my take as well.

Album started off pretty cool. Unique in a way and different than expected but it continued on down the same path and felt like one long song by the end.

Over it.


yeah, i feel like it's either highly influenced by or an ode to Bowie. or, it's a cover band of the band Bowie would have on the moon. whatever it is, i heard it, fine with it, but will never listen again.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 4:55 pm 
Offline
User avatar
NEVER STOP JAMMING!
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 11:46 pm
Posts: 21121
bada wrote:
Major disappointment...curious if they can come back or if this is it.

I hope they continue to spiral out but I predict a sharp return to form in the near future.

_________________
dev radio coming soon


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 5:00 pm 
Offline
User avatar
10Club Complaint Department
 Profile

Joined: Wed January 02, 2013 11:15 pm
Posts: 17226
Location: Seattle, WA
i feel like they're in method actor character mode right now for this entire album / tour. you kind of have to be with these songs/themes.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 5:20 pm 
Offline
User avatar
NEVER STOP JAMMING!
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 11:46 pm
Posts: 21121
performance art. method acting. it seems like people make theae accusations everytime they can't relate to something. it's merely artistic expression.

_________________
dev radio coming soon


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 5:22 pm 
Offline
User avatar
Legacy of Love
 WWW  Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 5:33 pm
Posts: 65342
Location: The applebees on haggerty.
Dev wrote:
performance art. method acting. it seems like people make theae accusations everytime they can't relate to something. it's merely artistic expression.

Do they? I'm not sure I've ever seen that before.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 5:25 pm 
Offline
User avatar
10Club Complaint Department
 Profile

Joined: Wed January 02, 2013 11:15 pm
Posts: 17226
Location: Seattle, WA
Dev wrote:
performance art. method acting. it seems like people make theae accusations everytime they can't relate to something. it's merely artistic expression.


that's a stretch. i don't relate to Mariah Carey, but I don't think she's performance art or method acting.

the same can't be said for lenny though


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 5:26 pm 
Offline
User avatar
Legacy of Love
 WWW  Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 5:33 pm
Posts: 65342
Location: The applebees on haggerty.
Lenny is not performance art. He's also a terrible actor.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 5:31 pm 
Offline
User avatar
NEVER STOP JAMMING!
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 11:46 pm
Posts: 21121
bodysnatcher wrote:
Dev wrote:
performance art. method acting. it seems like people make theae accusations everytime they can't relate to something. it's merely artistic expression.


that's a stretch. i don't relate to Mariah Carey, but I don't think she's performance art or method acting.

the same can't be said for lenny though

*anytime they can't relate to an artist they used to relate to

_________________
dev radio coming soon


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 5:32 pm 
Offline
User avatar
NEVER STOP JAMMING!
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 11:46 pm
Posts: 21121
durdencommatyler wrote:
Dev wrote:
performance art. method acting. it seems like people make theae accusations everytime they can't relate to something. it's merely artistic expression.

Do they? I'm not sure I've ever seen that before.

read the Kanye West thread.

_________________
dev radio coming soon


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 6:30 pm 
Offline
User avatar
10Club Complaint Department
 Profile

Joined: Wed January 02, 2013 11:15 pm
Posts: 17226
Location: Seattle, WA
Dev wrote:
bodysnatcher wrote:
Dev wrote:
performance art. method acting. it seems like people make theae accusations everytime they can't relate to something. it's merely artistic expression.


that's a stretch. i don't relate to Mariah Carey, but I don't think she's performance art or method acting.

the same can't be said for lenny though

*anytime they can't relate to an artist they used to relate to


this explains Lightning Bolt :shock:


Top
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 117 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  Next

Board index » Word on the Street » Other Bands


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
It is currently Mon August 20, 2018 5:43 am