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Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by --zeSto--, Feb 10, 2003.

  1. --zeSto--

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    Discussion started by --zeSto-- - Feb 10, 2003

    http://www.tapefuzz.com/reviews/images/s/streets-originalpiratematerial.jpg'>

    has anyone else bought into the hype and picked up this album?
    I'm not sure why I keep playing it. It's not really that deep musically,
    and I really dont care about learing all the new brit slang, but...
    It's like nothing I've ever heard before. Almost a truly original album.

    anyone?
     
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    ^That's the reason english cats shouldn't mc
     
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    ha! I wouldn't really call it MC'ing. It's more like Slam Poetry.

    http://image.guardian.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/arts/2001/09/24/roots.jpg'>
    ^ why english cats [b]should[/b] MC.
     
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    ETHREADZNY - Replied Feb 10, 2003

    its definently different, I just like the fact that he says oi in it.
     
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    Never even heard of them.:confused:
     
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    sneak - Replied Feb 10, 2003

    easy zesto..that album has quite a good few tracks on it...

    random fact: in one of his videos, i believe it was "weak become heros" there is a part in which there is a rooftop tag by some guy in my area. now they filmed the vid the day befor i lined that tag....hmph
     
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    it's one guy. there was an article on him is one of the recent xxl's.
     
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    --zeSto-- - Replied Feb 10, 2003

    oh I know sneak. I cant stop listening to it.
    It's seriously growing on me. Especially the track called 'we become heros'.

    and would the north american translation for geezer be 'jock' ?
     
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    oh, is it we become? ahh i dunno..

    noooo....a geezer is some one who is a little bit dodgy...ya know..
    a true geezer would rock his reebok classics with pride
    a geezer would spend a lot of the time in the local reading the sun
    a geezer is nto a jock.

    erm....lemme think of an example...aha...in snatch, Turkish is a geezer
     
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    i kinda liked that album, actually it was pretty good. it was a nice change from the ordinary.
     
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    --zeSto-- - Replied Feb 10, 2003

    ok... Turkish.
    So geezers are about fighting and getting all pissed up daily?
    The kind of 'blokes' who get all liquored just to stand in the crowd at the football match?
    Do they just hang in pubs or do they go out to the clubs?

    I want to know!
    That's why I tried my best you use sneak's lingo, as 'dodgy' as I might be.
     
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    sneak - Replied Feb 10, 2003

    not all about getting pissed all day but thats a big part...lolz
    im not sure if i can describe one, but you would know if you saw one.
    but in "has it come to this"...the day in the life of a geezer sums up what it is really.

    you get me?
     
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    ETHREADZNY - Replied Feb 10, 2003

    no roots manuva
     
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    --zeSto-- - Replied Feb 10, 2003

    I get you sneak.
    It's just hard to get to the north american version of the same thing.
    To use our local terminology, if you cross a 'jock' with a 'gino' and a hint of 'thug', you'd probably have a 'geezer'.

    and that pic is roots manuva.
     
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