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re: Another ALW musical bites the dust.

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rockfenris2005 08:40 pm MST 02/25/14
In reply to: re: Another ALW musical bites the dust. - AndrewG 03:50 pm MST 02/25/14


I think Meat said it was a choice between Prize Fight Lover and Living on the Outside, and they chose Living... Wish I could hear Prize Fight Lover in CD quality. Awesome, awesome track!!


> That whole Patrick thing I think was just a way to explain
> why so many random songs made it on the album.
> You could make up any shit: Moron Mike falls down a well
> and gets confused and thinks of all sorts of ways his life
> could have been had he not fallen down the well so this is
> his story...
>
> Loved Prize Fight Lover. Can only think the reaction to
> the decision when the writer / performers heard from Meat
> it would not make the album and instead was a free
> giveaway MP3 was the same as when Desmond Child argued
> like a moron with Todd Rundgren over that he prefers "If
> God Could Talk" rather than the far, far, far more logical
> "If God Would Talk."
> ..."Uhm ok whatever, you are insane. It's your downfall.
> Bye."
>
> > I get the impression most of the songs on Hell In A
> > Handbasket were originally scheduled for Hang Cool, but
> > Meat tossed them out and ordered a bunch of writers to
> > start from fresh. Rather than do just that they picked out
> > obscure songs they'd already written and passed them off
> > as new. Then they tried to cram Patrick the soldier into
> > it all and the end result was a fucking mess. Which is a
> > shame as if they'd stuck to the original Handbasket songs
> > with Hang Cool production it would have been a damn good
> > album.


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