superfurryandy wrote:As my name might suggest, I am of the opinion that Super Furry Animals are the best musical thing ever - certainly the best, most innovative and creative band to have emerged from the morass of 'Britpop'.
Apart from SFA, New Order, Orbital, Public Enemy, Elbow, Doves, Lalo Schafrin, Gil Scott Heron, The Specials, Billy Bragg, Busdriver, and the James Taylor Quartet are among those in my Hall of Fame, and I like lots of other stuff as well.
Let's face it, music is the best.
I have to agree, music is the best. As for Super Furry Animals, I discovered I have something in my posession that has a connection with them. You will find it in this quiz:
Can you see who it is yet?
When I saw this, I looked up from my computer at the original by Pete Fowler sitting on the mantlepiece.
I then promptly scored 9/10 in the quiz (he states big headedly). I didn't get the last one right.
My hall of fame would feature (in no particular order):
The Police, Pink Floyd, REM, Talking Heads, David Bowie, Crowded House (and anything Finn related), Clapton, Counting Crows, Spin Doctors and (if restricted to ten) pretty much anyone who has collaborated with Jools Holland and his band (that should cover a few).
My hall of shame features two types of music: