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by abade
Sat Dec 29, 2012 15:18
Forum: Albums
Topic: Big Ship EP
Replies: 0
Views: 1407

Big Ship EP

Sorry if I'm acting like captain obvious here, but am I right saying that the cover is a parody of XTC's Black Sea? :razz: Not too many similarities apart from angle of the shot and the facial expressions, but then there's the similar names (Big Ship/Black Sea), plus Cardiacs' well known admiration ...
by abade
Thu Nov 15, 2012 10:45
Forum: Lyrics
Topic: Comprehensive Cardiacs Lyrics Post or File?
Replies: 3
Views: 1612

Re: Comprehensive Cardiacs Lyrics Post or File?

This page might help you, I belive: http://www.dept74.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/ ... aster.html

Unfortunately it only covers full Cardiacs LPs from the post-Seaside era, no EPs/singles/Toy World/Obvious Identity/side projects/etc.
by abade
Tue Oct 30, 2012 10:35
Forum: Cardiacs News
Topic: Buttons for eyes Cardiacs Merchandise.
Replies: 72
Views: 15567

Re: Buttons for eyes Cardiacs Merchandise.

buttonsforeyes wrote:Thank you for all your kind words, double click email me with your size and i'll see what i can do buttonsforeyes@btinternet.com

Karla xx


Hi Karla, I sent you a mail too.
by abade
Thu Oct 04, 2012 09:46
Forum: Lyrics
Topic: Si C'est Fidélité (Lake of Puppies)
Replies: 0
Views: 1253

Si C'est Fidélité (Lake of Puppies)

Apparently the lyrics were taken from a 16th century French poem written by a certain Pontus de Tyard(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pontus_de_Tyard). I really wonder how Bill and co found about it. It doesn't seem to be a very well known poem, I could only find a few mentions of it on the internet. S...
by abade
Thu Aug 30, 2012 18:52
Forum: Albums
Topic: Album reviews and summaries
Replies: 20
Views: 5578

Re: Album reviews and summaries

"you’d have to TRY to put together a worse cover of “Dirty Boy” (by STERBUS) Thanks :) What a coincidence Sterbus, I was listening to it this morning :D I like it personally, not as close as the original version of course, but I can imagine it's a particulary hard song to cover :) I prefer &qu...
by abade
Wed Dec 07, 2011 00:23
Forum: Trouble in Paradise
Topic: (Why Can't We Be Beside) The Seaside
Replies: 5
Views: 2271

Re: (Why Can't We Be Beside) The Seaside

You know, there used to be a section of this forum with general Cardiacs 'information', called 'The Seaside' and now it has disappeared. It's still there: http://i863.photobucket.com/albums/ab200/TigerExpress/seaside.png" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; http://cardiacs.org/forum/viewf...