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Old 10-08-2012, 05:12 PM   #30261
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I agree that Muse is really one great rock band. In 2009 Muse was like a thunder in the sky with their The Resistance album. First heard uprising it on the radio, then listened to the all album. It was like a kick in the ass to mainstream music

Awww man. You've posted in like every thread in here. Badass!

If you like thunder in the sky and anti-mainstream stuff, you should definitely hear the Prague cover. >.>


But it BREEAAAAAKSSS MYYY HEEAAAARTTT that you haven't posted in the Pearl Jam or Soundgarden thread yet.
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Old 10-08-2012, 05:42 PM   #30262
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Don't know if anyone else has seen this video but I fund it funny -

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Old 10-08-2012, 05:53 PM   #30263
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So I, Vigilante by Crippled Black Pheonix arrived. First impressions: epic. Well recommended to the Oceansize/Mogwai/GY!BE lobby.

I'll listen to it properly tonight and tell you what I think tomorrow.

Nifty, I'll have to check that out on Youtube or something.
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For anyone who doesn't have the DVD. Related videos has the other.

I'd watch it now but I think I'd rather wait till I get home to the DVD.
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Old 10-08-2012, 06:17 PM   #30264
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Oh Prague, I had forgotten about you.

Listening to it for the second time makes me realise, it's not just a song I don't like, it truly is f#cking awful! I don't know how they could do that.

Some Muse songs I don't like (usually at first, and then they grow on me) but damn Prague sucks dick.
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Old 10-08-2012, 06:48 PM   #30265
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You're nuts, I love prague. Grungey goodness.
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Old 10-08-2012, 07:53 PM   #30266
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Old 10-08-2012, 07:56 PM   #30267
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Old 10-08-2012, 09:02 PM   #30268
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That's awesome, where are you going? I'm thinking about doing a study abroad in Kanazawa over next summer.


I got a scholarship as a trainee language teacher to go over and do an intensive language program for about 3-4 weeks. It equates to over a semester's worth of language hours. But it's all paid for in the scholarship, so I only really need spending money. I'll be Osaka, at Kansai University. Not sure of the exact dates yet though. Still, I can't wait. It's a shame Muse aren't playing. Now I just pin my hopes on Bloc Party touring there while i'm around...

I have a friend who is doing and acceleration program in Kanazawa this summer. She'll be doing two units work in about 10 weeks. I'm thinking about doing it next summer, but it's kind of expensive.
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Old 10-08-2012, 10:49 PM   #30269
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I got a scholarship as a trainee language teacher to go over and do an intensive language program for about 3-4 weeks. It equates to over a semester's worth of language hours. But it's all paid for in the scholarship, so I only really need spending money. I'll be Osaka, at Kansai University. Not sure of the exact dates yet though. Still, I can't wait. It's a shame Muse aren't playing. Now I just pin my hopes on Bloc Party touring there while i'm around...

I have a friend who is doing and acceleration program in Kanazawa this summer. She'll be doing two units work in about 10 weeks. I'm thinking about doing it next summer, but it's kind of expensive.

I can't think of the term they use (paraeducator maybe?), but I'm assuming what you'll be doing is something based around teaching English to Japanese middle/high school students? That's something that I've always thought would be cool to do, but I have too many problems to make that a reality. The one that I'd be doing would be ~6 weeks, and would be based on Japanese language more than anything. I think we have to do three classes. Fortunately, I'd only have to pay for transportation and spending money. Ideally I'd do a homestay, but that's not an option for this program. I'll probably know by the end of the week whether or not I'll be doing it, seeing that there's an info meeting Wednesday and I'll be talking to my parents about it if I decide I'll definitely want to do it.
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Old 10-08-2012, 11:07 PM   #30270
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I can't think of the term they use (paraeducator maybe?), but I'm assuming what you'll be doing is something based around teaching English to Japanese middle/high school students? That's something that I've always thought would be cool to do, but I have too many problems to make that a reality. The one that I'd be doing would be ~6 weeks, and would be based on Japanese language more than anything. I think we have to do three classes. Fortunately, I'd only have to pay for transportation and spending money. Ideally I'd do a homestay, but that's not an option for this program. I'll probably know by the end of the week whether or not I'll be doing it, seeing that there's an info meeting Wednesday and I'll be talking to my parents about it if I decide I'll definitely want to do it.


Well actually, my program is based around language study. So it will be mostly studying Japanese, rather than English teaching, but there will be culture study in there too.

A homestay for me would be really good too. It's a shame they don't offer it in our programs. That way we could practise speaking and listening which are really hard to get a grasp of without using it really often. I think an in-country study program is a great opportunity for anyone. I've been to Japan before; it's an amazing country and the people are awesome
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Old 10-08-2012, 11:25 PM   #30271
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I've been to Japan before; it's an amazing country and the people are awesome


I hear this a lot from people I've talked to that go there often/relocated there. It's definitely somewhere I'd love to visit at least once.
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Old 10-08-2012, 11:51 PM   #30272
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It's a shame it gets such bad attention in the media. Apart from the whole whaling debacle, there really isn't anything to dislike about Japan. Except maybe how difficult the language is...
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Old 10-09-2012, 12:04 AM   #30273
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Well actually, my program is based around language study. So it will be mostly studying Japanese, rather than English teaching, but there will be culture study in there too.

A homestay for me would be really good too. It's a shame they don't offer it in our programs. That way we could practise speaking and listening which are really hard to get a grasp of without using it really often. I think an in-country study program is a great opportunity for anyone. I've been to Japan before; it's an amazing country and the people are awesome

Ah, okay. I look forward to visiting the country at some point, I'd love to do so much and actually put the language to practical use outside of class. Even though I still have a ton to learn.
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It's a shame it gets such bad attention in the media. Apart from the whole whaling debacle, there really isn't anything to dislike about Japan. Except maybe how difficult the language is...

I don't really have anything to compare it to (I took Spanish in high school but that was a breeze since we took it at such a slow pace unfortunately), but I haven't found my class that difficult. In the future, I can see kanji becoming a huge pain, but vocabulary and grammar-wise, it hasn't been very problematic.
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Old 10-09-2012, 12:57 AM   #30274
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Except maybe how difficult the language is...


Unfortunately that's what shy's a lot of people away from the country. But I've heard once got it down it's loads of fun to speak in.
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Old 10-09-2012, 01:35 AM   #30275
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Old 10-09-2012, 11:19 AM   #30276
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Okay, so this album is ****ing epic. No, seriously, I love these guys. They hit that middle ground between the hooky guitar work of Oceansize and musical complexity of Mogwai or GY!BE so well. Incredibly varied too. Their music mainly comes under the prog/post-rock label, but I've heard country, avante garde neo-classical, classic rock, blues and jazz influences, and even, I think, Scottish folk towards the end of one of the 10-minute long slices of epicness on the album.





I like it anyway.

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Old 10-09-2012, 02:01 PM   #30278
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BTBAM's disc is incredible. I don't even mind the screaming on most of it. It's my album of the year so far.
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Whenever UGers show me images of cockatoos it's only sad ones.

I was at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, saw that painting, and immediately thought of you.

I like BTBAM occasionally, but most of the time I can't get over the "mish mash" philosophy of their "songwriting".
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I was at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, saw that painting, and immediately thought of you.

I like BTBAM occasionally, but most of the time I can't get over the "mish mash" philosophy of their "songwriting".


I'll agree that their transition between segments in songs can be abrupt, but they often seem to do it well, or moreso better than any other band I can think of (mostly because no one else does it )
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