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Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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SnookerEd25 wrote:and 9 is A Guy Named Gerald (or A Guy Called a Gerald) I think


Ed’s on a roll! I think I know what he was doing with his weekends 30 years ago :-D

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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1. Dirge
2. Still Fighting
3. Perfect Motion (Boys Own Mix)
4. Pump Up The Jam - Technotronic (Ed)
5. Break of Dawn
6. Touch Me - Rui Da Silva (Ed)
7. Something Good
8. Pacific 202 - 808 State (Ed)
9. Voodoo Ray - A Guy Called Gerald (Ed)
10. Passion (Naked Mix)

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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Prop wrote:
SnookerEd25 wrote:and 9 is A Guy Named Gerald (or A Guy Called a Gerald) I think


Ed’s on a roll! I think I know what he was doing with his weekends 30 years ago :-D


Sadly, many memories are lost to the excesses of the day :emb:

I should know more of these though… :chin:

I’m sure they’ll come back to me in ‘nam style flashbacks :chuckle:

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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SnookerEd25 wrote:
Prop wrote:
SnookerEd25 wrote:and 9 is A Guy Named Gerald (or A Guy Called a Gerald) I think


Ed’s on a roll! I think I know what he was doing with his weekends 30 years ago :-D


Sadly, many memories are lost to the excesses of the day :emb:

I should know more of these though… :chin:

I’m sure they’ll come back to me in ‘nam style flashbacks :chuckle:


Tracks 3, 5 and 10 in particular were classics of the movement. Instant goosebumps when you hear them now.

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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1. Dirge
2. Still Fighting
3. Perfect Motion (Boys Own Mix)
4. Pump Up The Jam - Technotronic (Ed)
5. Break of Dawn
6. Touch Me - Rui Da Silva (Ed)
7. Something Good - Utah Saints (Krazeeeyezkilla)
8. Pacific 202 - 808 State (Ed)
9. Voodoo Ray - A Guy Called Gerald (Ed)
10. Passion (Naked Mix)

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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SnookerEd25 wrote:5. Orbital
10. Gat Decar

:chin:


5, no. 10 I’ll accept <ok>

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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1. Dirge
2. Still Fighting
3. Perfect Motion (Boys Own Mix)
4. Pump Up The Jam - Technotronic (Ed)
5. Break of Dawn
6. Touch Me - Rui Da Silva (Ed)
7. Something Good - Utah Saints (Krazeeeyezkilla)
8. Pacific 202 - 808 State (Ed)
9. Voodoo Ray - A Guy Called Gerald (Ed)
10. Passion (Naked Mix) - Gat Decor (Ed)

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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1. Dirge - Death in Vegas (Reg)
2. Still Fighting
3. Perfect Motion (Boys Own Mix)
4. Pump Up The Jam - Technotronic (Ed)
5. Break of Dawn
6. Touch Me - Rui Da Silva (Ed)
7. Something Good - Utah Saints (Krazeeeyezkilla)
8. Pacific 202 - 808 State (Ed)
9. Voodoo Ray - A Guy Called Gerald (Ed)
10. Passion (Naked Mix) - Gat Decor (Ed)

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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2. Electronic group formed in London in 1992 by Andrew Weatherall. Their debut album Sabresonic was released in 1993.

3. House/Techno group from Essex, formed in 1991. Their name sounds like something you might use before going to the beach.

5. Four words. The first word is six letters long, two syllables and contains no vowels. The last word rhymes with moose.

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

Postby chengdufan

Total guesses based on the clues:
2 Suncream
5 Rhythm Sets You Loose

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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chengdufan wrote:Total guesses based on the clues:
2 Suncream
5 Rhythm Sets You Loose


I’m guessing you meant track 3 rather than track 2, but you’re pretty close. Not quite right, so hangman might help.

Note - 3 is a bit of an amalgam of two related words.

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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2 _ _ _ / _ _ _ _ _ _ / _ _ / _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

3 SUN_CRE_M

5 RHYTHM / _ _ / _ _ _ / LOOSE

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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McManusFan wrote:3. Sunscreem
5. Rhythm on the loose


Both correct!

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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A confident double drop from Alan there joining Reg and KrazeeEyezKilla at the bass bins, but Ed just looked on a higher level right from the start, correctly identifying 6 of the 10 tracks, even grabbing the final track bonus point to wrap things up!

Ed is crowned Chief Gurner! :D

1. Dirge - Death in Vegas (Reg)
2. Still Fighting - The Sabres of Paradise (Ed)
3. Perfect Motion (Boys Own Mix) - Sunscreem (Alan)
4. Pump Up The Jam - Technotronic (Ed)
5. Break of Dawn - Rhythm on the Loose (Alan)
6. Touch Me - Rui Da Silva (Ed)
7. Something Good - Utah Saints (Krazeeeyezkilla)
8. Pacific 202 - 808 State (Ed)
9. Voodoo Ray - A Guy Called Gerald (Ed)
10. Passion (Naked Mix) - Gat Decor (Ed)

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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Juddernaut88 wrote:When do you think you'll post your list Ed?


It’ll be a Thursday <ok>

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

Postby SnookerEd25

Oh Jeez it’s Thursday tomorrow. I shall get to it then, you have my word as a gentleman <ok>

Failure to do so and it’s Pistols at Dawn I’m afraid, Judders. :sad:

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

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I know this one. Is it Stand and Deliver by Adam Ant?

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

Postby SnookerEd25

Huge apologies, Judders. Life got in the way.

7am on the Heath, then?

All being well, I’ll post my list over the weekend; should Judders get lucky, I’ll defer to he.

Re: The Greatest Hits Quiz!

Postby SnookerEd25

It’s Saturday night; what better time to catch up with some classic jazz-funk mastercuts? Fire up the turntable, and simmer until the early hours of the morning…

1. Dominoes
2. Dr. Jackall & Mr. Funk
3. Rigor Mortis
4. the Message
5. If I Ever Lose This Heaven
6. Fantasy
7. Across 110th Street
8. Walking in Rhythm
9. Flowers
10. Keep That Same Old Feeling