U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB

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U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« on: December 29, 2019, 12:03:41 PM »
Current league positions after 6 matches played.

1. Achtung Baby (18) 6/0/0 (+120)
2. The Joshua Tree (18) 6/0/0 (+87)
3. Zooropa (15) 5/1/0 (+68)
4. The Unforgettable Fire (12) 4/2/0 (+38)
5. War (10) 3/2/1 (-11)
6. No Line on the Horizon (10) 3/2/1 (-12)
7. Pop (9) 3/3/0 (+16)
8. Boy (7) 2/3/1 (-28)
9. Rattle and Hum (7) 2/3/1 (-41)
10. Songs of Innocence (6) 2/4/0 (-36)
11. Songs of Experience (6) 2/4/0 (-48)
12. October (3) 1/5/0 (-32)
13. All That You Can't Leave Behind (3) 1/5/0 (-59)
14. How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb (0) 0/6/0 (-62)

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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2019, 12:40:24 PM »
Hawkmoon
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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #2 on: December 29, 2019, 02:29:59 PM »
Every child is a sacred gift from God

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First Chair. Last Call.

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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #5 on: December 30, 2019, 09:21:35 AM »

I went for Bomb I just canít see much to recommend R&H apart from Heartland. Bomb has 3 good tunes, Vertigo, a man and a man and Sometimes. The rest of it is abysmal as is the cover

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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #6 on: December 30, 2019, 11:06:19 AM »

I went for Bomb I just canít see much to recommend R&H apart from Heartland. Bomb has 3 good tunes, Vertigo, a man and a man and Sometimes. The rest of it is abysmal as is the cover

All i want is you
van diemens land
hawkmoon
love rescue me
desire
angel of harlem
Every child is a sacred gift from God

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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #7 on: December 30, 2019, 12:07:20 PM »

I went for Bomb I just canít see much to recommend R&H apart from Heartland. Bomb has 3 good tunes, Vertigo, a man and a man and Sometimes. The rest of it is abysmal as is the cover

All i want is you
van diemens land
hawkmoon
love rescue me
desire
angel of harlem

AIWIY - great until the horrible string section
VDL - cod Johnny cash
HM - awful
Desire - itís ok but ultimately vacuous
AOH - itís ok but ultimately vacuous

On the other hand...

Vertigo - itís vacuous but at least it rocks
A man and a man - there are some lovely simple truths in there
Sometimes - itís about his dad and actually a rare moment of sincerity from the short guy

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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #8 on: December 30, 2019, 12:13:40 PM »

I went for Bomb I just canít see much to recommend R&H apart from Heartland. Bomb has 3 good tunes, Vertigo, a man and a man and Sometimes. The rest of it is abysmal as is the cover

All i want is you
van diemens land
hawkmoon
love rescue me
desire
angel of harlem

AIWIY - great until the horrible string section
VDL - cod Johnny cash
HM - awful
Desire - itís ok but ultimately vacuous
AOH - itís ok but ultimately vacuous

On the other hand...

Vertigo - itís vacuous but at least it rocks
A man and a man - there are some lovely simple truths in there
Sometimes - itís about his dad and actually a rare moment of sincerity from the short guy
WHAT??? HAWKMOON AWFUL??? wtf? oh, it hurts me....
sometimes I wake at four in the morning where all the darkness is swarming and it covers me in fear

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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #9 on: December 30, 2019, 12:35:14 PM »

I went for Bomb I just canít see much to recommend R&H apart from Heartland. Bomb has 3 good tunes, Vertigo, a man and a man and Sometimes. The rest of it is abysmal as is the cover

All i want is you
van diemens land
hawkmoon
love rescue me
desire
angel of harlem

AIWIY - great until the horrible string section
VDL - cod Johnny cash
HM - awful
Desire - itís ok but ultimately vacuous
AOH - itís ok but ultimately vacuous

On the other hand...

Vertigo - itís vacuous but at least it rocks
A man and a man - there are some lovely simple truths in there
Sometimes - itís about his dad and actually a rare moment of sincerity from the short guy
WHAT??? HAWKMOON AWFUL??? wtf? oh, it hurts me....

The truth, as the saying goes often hurts!

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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #10 on: December 30, 2019, 12:37:27 PM »

I went for Bomb I just canít see much to recommend R&H apart from Heartland. Bomb has 3 good tunes, Vertigo, a man and a man and Sometimes. The rest of it is abysmal as is the cover

All i want is you
van diemens land
hawkmoon
love rescue me
desire
angel of harlem

AIWIY - great until the horrible string section
VDL - cod Johnny cash
HM - awful
Desire - itís ok but ultimately vacuous
AOH - itís ok but ultimately vacuous

On the other hand...

Vertigo - itís vacuous but at least it rocks
A man and a man - there are some lovely simple truths in there
Sometimes - itís about his dad and actually a rare moment of sincerity from the short guy
WHAT??? HAWKMOON AWFUL??? wtf? oh, it hurts me....

The truth, as the saying goes often hurts!

Also there is no such thing as Ďloveí just chemical reactions and attachment issues

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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #11 on: December 30, 2019, 12:39:32 PM »
You, obviously, have never been loved. Or else you would love Hawkmoon.  ;)
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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #12 on: December 30, 2019, 12:44:03 PM »
Bomb

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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #13 on: December 30, 2019, 12:44:13 PM »
You, obviously, have never been loved. Or else you would love Hawkmoon.  ;)

Thatís rather presumptuous donít you think?

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Re: U2 Album League - Week 7: Rattle and Hum vs. HTDAAB
« Reply #14 on: December 30, 2019, 12:44:41 PM »
You, obviously, have never been loved. Or else you would love Hawkmoon.  ;)

Thatís rather presumptuous donít you think?
Nope.
sometimes I wake at four in the morning where all the darkness is swarming and it covers me in fear