SECONDS

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SECONDS
« on: March 01, 2020, 09:37:41 AM »
This song...if I was forced to rate U2 songs from best to worst, this song would be in my bottom five. I DO like the bass line. But, the song just bores me.
Sure, bombs are bad...not arguing that at all.
Anyone else?
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Zeropartii

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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2020, 09:50:52 AM »
I think itís a 7/10


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« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2020, 10:11:06 AM »
I really like the song. Especially live. its an 8/10 from me
In the garden I was playing the tart
I kissed your lips and broke your heart
You
You were acting like it was the end of the world

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« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2020, 11:34:03 AM »
Not a 'Love it' option?

So I ticked 'Like it'.

A bit repetitive but the beat & passion makes up for that.

As a teenager, thought the middle section was cool. Come to think of it, I still do.
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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2020, 11:41:18 AM »
Not a 'Love it' option?

So I ticked 'Like it'.

A bit repetitive but the beat & passion makes up for that.

As a teenager, thought the middle section was cool. Come to think of it, it I still do.
Sorry, I should have made a "love it" option...just added it, and you can change your vote if you'd like!
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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2020, 12:31:21 PM »
Not a 'Love it' option?

So I ticked 'Like it'.

A bit repetitive but the beat & passion makes up for that.

As a teenager, thought the middle section was cool. Come to think of it, it I still do.
Sorry, I should have made a "love it" option...just added it, and you can change your vote if you'd like!

Guess my vote.

You only have one chance.  ;)
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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2020, 12:35:01 PM »
Not a 'Love it' option?

So I ticked 'Like it'.

A bit repetitive but the beat & passion makes up for that.

As a teenager, thought the middle section was cool. Come to think of it, it I still do.
Sorry, I should have made a "love it" option...just added it, and you can change your vote if you'd like!

Guess my vote.

You only have one chance.  ;)
I guess I'm the only one who questions the quality of this song!
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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #7 on: March 01, 2020, 01:41:50 PM »
I like it  8)



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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #8 on: March 01, 2020, 02:01:57 PM »
5/10. I like the meter of some of the lines.

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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #9 on: March 01, 2020, 02:41:34 PM »
Love it, one of the first deep cuts I remember discovering and really liking.  Love the "I wanna be an air force ranger" part and how the band comes in and plays in time with it afterwards.  Also, I like those wispy background vocals and the bassline.

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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #10 on: March 01, 2020, 03:06:19 PM »
'War' needed a more laid back song after the loud and proud opener 'Sunday Bloody Sunday' and before the classic 'New Years Day'.

'Seconds' was that perfect song & is also a good little stand alone song.

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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #11 on: March 01, 2020, 03:20:36 PM »
Song is ok.

Lyrics are abysmal
Since 1995.....

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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #12 on: March 01, 2020, 05:10:57 PM »
I really like that song just as I do the album.
She moves in mysterious ways

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« Reply #13 on: March 01, 2020, 08:49:43 PM »
dont pay attention to my daughter
shes stupid
its a good song

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Re: SECONDS
« Reply #14 on: March 02, 2020, 10:00:00 AM »
Love the kick.
Love the drums.
Love the acoustic guitar.
Love the harmonics.
Love that Edge is singing (shame on you Riffie !)  :P
A dangerous idea that almost makes sense...