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Fun. We Are Young

Old 07-10-12, 09:22 AM
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Re: Fun. We Are Young

I bought Aim and Ignite a long time ago when I read in some magazine that they were inspired by XTC's Skylarking. (Browsed the magazine in Hollister while I was waiting for my daughter.) Never heard the new album.
Old 07-12-12, 10:01 PM
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Re: Fun. We Are Young

Here's an accoustic version:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQLGhPHzxjc
Old 07-12-12, 10:09 PM
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Re: Fun. We Are Young

Originally Posted by Hiro11
I could name a large number of songs that annoy me more than this one. Not sure what the hype is, but it's not a bad song.
I agree, but then again, I don't listen to the radio.
Old 07-12-12, 10:54 PM
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I like the song. It's catchy, sounds good. Young Blood covers similar territory and is a better song but I can deal with two.

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(alright so it's a remix but I was actively listening to it when I clicked this thread.)

That said both are pretty played out by this point. I also don't like the rest of that Fun. album. This shit evens out my love of thrash, black and death metal

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Old 07-16-12, 09:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Rocketdog2000
Nate Ruess' former band (The Format) could barely get noticed, and were far superior in my book.
100% agree. I'm actually shocked at how poor the two fun. albums are in comparison. The same goes for Aaron Perrino (of The Sheila Divine and the abysmal Dear Leader).
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Fun.'s guitarist, Jack Antonoff, is the lead singer in another band called Steel Train. It is infinitely better.

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