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kittylester Wed 18-Dec-19 11:43:05

I love Keane's new song, 'Stupid Things'. blush

Anyone else love songs that could be deemed 'wrong'?

cavewoman Wed 18-Dec-19 15:13:18

I love anything by Keane. Especially Stupid Things.

Do you mean you shouldn't like is because the implication is that he's 'playing away'?

kittylester Wed 18-Dec-19 15:23:27

Yes, I do. But I think I'd forgive him!

But there are lots of other ones too I suspect.blush

BlueBelle Wed 18-Dec-19 15:31:41

Who s Keane ?

cavewoman Wed 18-Dec-19 15:39:39

Matt Cardles' 'When we Collide' was a huge favourite of mine until I read it was about domestic violence . I had no idea.

Kitty I don't think you'd really forgive him smile

cavewoman Wed 18-Dec-19 15:42:38

BlueBelle Keane are a great rock group from Sussex.

Alima Wed 18-Dec-19 15:57:20

Maggie May is my favouritist song ever. Has to be, it is my name. Took a while before I realised it was about a femme fatale (sp. meant to imply slapper).

shysal Wed 18-Dec-19 16:18:14

I am a fan of Keane, and have requested the album which includes this track for Christmas.
Am I right in thinking they had split up in the past?

kittylester Wed 18-Dec-19 16:19:40

Think so!

KatyK Wed 18-Dec-19 16:36:38

I love Keane too.

Desdemona Wed 18-Dec-19 16:40:52

I love Keane too, but can't bear to listen to them anymore as their music was particularly abundant in the year I split from and got divorced from my husband - so unhappy memories. sad

SirChenjin Wed 18-Dec-19 17:06:13

Blurred Lines by Pharell Williams and Robin Thicke. It’s one of those very catchy songs by so, so wrong 🤢😡

SirChenjin Wed 18-Dec-19 17:06:25

But so

GrandmaKT Wed 18-Dec-19 17:13:40

Yes, same here for Blurred Lines SirChenjin.

When I was 9, my favourite song was "Harper Valley PTA", on listening to the lyrics when I grew up, it is totally inappropriate!

annep1 Wed 18-Dec-19 18:34:57

Underwear by Pulp is really not a good song but its one I really like on a favourite album Different Class.

MissAdventure Wed 18-Dec-19 18:38:42

I love that whole album, annep. smile
Jarvis is a great lyricist.

annep1 Wed 18-Dec-19 18:48:38

I agree MissAdventure. My daughter brought it home from university one summer and I loved it so much she gave me it.

benhamslc Thu 19-Dec-19 10:19:38

Love Keane and Tom been to see them lots of times, great group. Great age range at concerts from the young to Mother-in-Law who's late 80's.

AllTheLs Thu 19-Dec-19 10:24:26

I love Keane, especially Everybody's Changing. Haven't heard Stupid Things yet though. Will listen later.

Sussexborn Thu 19-Dec-19 10:32:13

Sting was embarrassed to say that, with hindsight, the song he wrote was actually about stalking a girl he fancied but it had become a favourite at weddings.

Every breathe you take, every step you make, I’ll be watching you.

FearlessSwiftie Thu 19-Dec-19 10:35:40

The only song I`ve heard is Somewhere Only We Know from LOL (2012 movie)

jenni123 Thu 19-Dec-19 10:41:34

I live in Sussex and I have never heard of them/him??

jannxxx Thu 19-Dec-19 11:14:28

used to play Gary glitter, Micheal Jackson, and more who are all now, inappropriate people

lovebeigecardigans1955 Thu 19-Dec-19 11:20:24

I've just looked at the lyrics for the song you mention OP and it horrifies me. Surely it is romanticising domestic violence? That can't be right.

matson Thu 19-Dec-19 11:24:01

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