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by Begemot
18 Oct 2015, 16:51
Forum: 2015 tour
Topic: Spare ticket available
Replies: 0
Views: 2229

Spare ticket available

If anyone's still in need of a ticket for tonight, I have one (standing) spare. I'm aiming to be at the Roundhouse for 7ish - PM me if interested...
by Begemot
16 Jul 2014, 18:11
Forum: 2014 tour - Ever Forward
Topic: Sisters-Pics Tour-Photos 2014
Replies: 39
Views: 21432

My work firewall has just blocked the sisterspics website for being malware-infected....
by Begemot
08 Jul 2009, 21:59
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Official Record News Update??
Replies: 8
Views: 2806

Re: Official Record News Update??

has anyone yet noticed that clicking "RECORD NEWS" on the official site takes you to a peculiar new page?? http://www.thesistersofmercy.com/error404page.html at first i thought it was leading to a link where one might have free access to a new album. but that's not Von's style. any guesses? ...and ...
by Begemot
05 Dec 2006, 11:55
Forum: 2006 tour - Bite The Silver Bullet
Topic: Moscow 07.12
Replies: 452
Views: 167319

quote]
yes, there is an option of an "electronic ticket"
try this[/quote]

Spasibo
by Begemot
04 Dec 2006, 18:46
Forum: 2006 tour - Bite The Silver Bullet
Topic: Moscow 07.12
Replies: 452
Views: 167319

FOREIGNERS!!! who's going to Moscow? answer to me, please I am, but not until two weeks after the concert :cry: .... Am so pissed off they couldn't have made it just a little bit later... Actually, i have a question for those of you who live in moscow, if any of you can advise me - is there a way o...
by Begemot
01 Dec 2006, 18:39
Forum: 2006 tour - Bite The Silver Bullet
Topic: Press
Replies: 3
Views: 20052

Press

From today's Moscow Times:

http://context.themoscowtimes.com/story/172823/

...sorry, that should have gone in the Moscow thread....
by Begemot
17 May 2006, 18:07
Forum: 2006 tour - Bite The Silver Bullet
Topic: Bratislava - TSOM + Depeche Mode
Replies: 29
Views: 42809

Septic Tank = Yank...
by Begemot
02 May 2006, 23:52
Forum: 2006 tour - Bite The Silver Bullet
Topic: May 2 - London Astoria
Replies: 492
Views: 228725

It pains me to say it, but I thought tonight's gig was s**t. Really poor sound - Von might not as well have been there.

Thanks to Ruffers for the ticket though...
by Begemot
20 Jan 2006, 15:58
Forum: General Chat
Topic: whale i'll be damned
Replies: 84
Views: 10837

I just saw it by battersea bridge. Looked like it was heading back downstream - hope it gets back to the sea...
by Begemot
21 Oct 2005, 13:43
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Cycle(More)
Replies: 23
Views: 5770

Are Cycle English? With a female singer? I'm sure I used to live downstairs from a band of that name...
by Begemot
17 Oct 2005, 13:41
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Cycle(More)
Replies: 23
Views: 5770

Dark wrote:Oh dear. Worse than the original?

Forgive me for not jumping out of my seat. Call me back when there's a WYDSM cover.
Didn't Zodiac Mindwarp cover that?
by Begemot
01 Sep 2005, 17:14
Forum: General Chat
Topic: *That* rain yesterday
Replies: 80
Views: 13033

[quote="lazarus corporation
...and George Bush's ancestors will still be claiming that there's no such thing as global warming - and counting the dollars from their oil business.

[/quote]

The dead are rising from their graves an' all? We're doomed...
by Begemot
30 Aug 2005, 17:15
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Guitar Tablatures
Replies: 13
Views: 3090

I'd use'em.
by Begemot
26 Aug 2005, 16:12
Forum: Lyrics
Topic: Marian
Replies: 67
Views: 55036

markfiend wrote:OK, then, not coincidence. :lol:

Oh, and Begemot sorry, I didn't mean to suggest you didn't know about Elian Gonzales. I was just posting the link for the benefit of lurkers ;)
No worries. I think you're probably right in any case....
by Begemot
26 Aug 2005, 14:43
Forum: Lyrics
Topic: Marian
Replies: 67
Views: 55036

Not from the story of Elian Gonzales , which is what Rushdie appears to be referencing... That happened 1999-2000, about 15 years too late to influence the lyrics of "Marian". That's not what i meant. Rushdie is obviously talking about Elian Gonzales, but the fact that he mentions Marian and drowni...
by Begemot
26 Aug 2005, 14:20
Forum: Lyrics
Topic: Marian
Replies: 67
Views: 55036

"A Marian figure" probably means "a figure resembling Mary" i.e. the Virgin Mary. yep, that is a recognised expression... also, there's a whole tradition of roman catholic writing called "marian literature" - stories about the virgin mary... i'm guessing that von got the idea from leonard cohen. or...
by Begemot
26 Aug 2005, 13:45
Forum: Lyrics
Topic: Marian
Replies: 67
Views: 55036

I'm reading Fury by Salman Rushdie, and have just come across the following passage: "Professor Solanka made the mistake of flipping briefly to CNN, where it was all Elian, all the time. Professor Solanka was nauseated by people's eternal need for totems. A little boy had been rescued from a rubber ...
by Begemot
24 Aug 2005, 16:29
Forum: 2005 tour
Topic: tour shirt design?
Replies: 19
Views: 26220

pandemon wrote:
Petseri wrote:
markfiend wrote:The M and the W are each other rotated (if you see what I mean)
The M looks like a Cyrillic T to me.

Martin
And the "r" looks like a cyrillic "G" to me...
The 'W' is a cyrillic 'sh'....
by Begemot
22 Jul 2005, 11:50
Forum: General Chat
Topic: London Bombs - Part 2
Replies: 170
Views: 41240

Oops. mental note to self - mustn't just skim the last couple of posts...
by Begemot
22 Jul 2005, 11:44
Forum: General Chat
Topic: London Bombs - Part 2
Replies: 170
Views: 41240

The police have just shot a suspected suicide bomber at Stockwell tube station...
by Begemot
21 Jul 2005, 14:07
Forum: General Chat
Topic: London Bombs - Part 2
Replies: 170
Views: 41240

May not be have been dummy bombs, just badly made ones...
by Begemot
20 Jul 2005, 17:04
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Style of music on Vision Thing?
Replies: 61
Views: 13817

Ahhhh goway! Fabulous song. BTW does anyone else think that this place has YCBTO's lyrics wrong... But all the this you share Are better left unsaid When you can give me there And run your fingers through my hair But all the things you share Are better left unsaid When you can give me hair And run ...
by Begemot
20 Jul 2005, 10:25
Forum: General Chat
Topic: One less right-wing extremist.
Replies: 12
Views: 2896

He was under investigation wasn't he? I guess the BNP will now try to build him into some kind of martyr figure, hounded to his death.[/quote]

Apparently that's exactly what the BNP press release said....
by Begemot
13 Jun 2005, 13:23
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Eldritch Clones In TV Shock
Replies: 14
Views: 4809

@ Nickthe stripper - James Eldritch is the vivisectionist who dognaps Colin...
by Begemot
30 May 2005, 13:26
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Four weeks today ...
Replies: 18
Views: 3793

I wanted to go to Georgia (not U.S. Georgia) but it's too dangerous :( I went to Tbilisi in Georgia last year for work - had a great time. Amazing food, wine, people, scenery. Can't wait to go back. Didn't feel any less safe there than in of the other CIS countries I've been to. Probably a differen...