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  1. Thread: out and about

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    Cy, The Costa Mesa, CA show was awesome! You...

    Cy,

    The Costa Mesa, CA show was awesome! You guys blew everybody else out of the water and proved that you're not some flashback novelty act. I got my brother in Dallas catching your shows andhe's...
  2. Thread: Promo LP

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    Promo LP

    Was in a used record store today and found an old promotional LP for "Phantoms," which has Cy providing brief introductions to each song on the album. Flipside has a handful of songs as well. Anybody...
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    Fantastic show! I was just a young pup when I...

    Fantastic show!

    I was just a young pup when I became a Fixx fan and didn't get to go to any shows in the 80s. But I don't feel like I've missed anything because the band is at the top of their...
  4. Thread: WTL in SanFran

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    WTL in SanFran

    Was recently in San Francisco and ducked into a Borders. Was shocked to see two whole CD cubbies filled with Fixx albums, including plenty copies of WTL. Must be a very Fixx-friendly town. They also...
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    Fixx/Motels/Berlin Album?

    There was word a while back that somebody was putting out a CD of the Los Angeles stop on this tour. Any clues as to when this will come out? That was one heck of a show and I can't wait to revisit...
  6. Thread: DVD dreams

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    Young coeds flashing their breasts while on...

    Young coeds flashing their breasts while on spring break.
    Set to Fixx music, of course.:p
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    I'm 29, which I believe puts me in that group. I...

    I'm 29, which I believe puts me in that group. I was about eleven when I started listening to the band.
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    I love "Camphor" as well. As far as the lyric...

    I love "Camphor" as well. As far as the lyric goes, I have know idea what it means to be invisible to blue hounds. Blue bloods, blood hounds? Just grasping at straws. Perhaps Blue has some clues...
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    Capital! I was at that show. The Fixx were in top...

    Capital! I was at that show. The Fixx were in top form. "Secret Separation" was a special treat with Cy singing duet with Terri Nunn from Berlin.

    Where did you get the info & song list?
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    I don't remember liking music until I heard The...

    I don't remember liking music until I heard The Fixx. They broke big with "Reach" just as I was starting to mow lawns and had some disposable income. It's either the first or second album I ever...
  11. Thread: CALM ANIMALS

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    Thanks! I'll have to pick that one up. And...

    Thanks!

    I'll have to pick that one up.

    And if any of the boys view this post, hows about pressing a few copies of Elemental and No Hollywood Ending on vinyl? I realize you'd have to work it...
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    I hear ya. I often check in hoping to hear...

    I hear ya.

    I often check in hoping to hear news about new albumns, tour dates and what not in the NEWS area of the site but end up having to scour the message boards for info.

    Like you, I'm...
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    Motels/Fixx/Berlin Live Album

    This is being released by Rainman Records. Anybody know which show they recorded it at?
  14. Thread: CALM ANIMALS

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    CALM ANIMALS

    Went to a local thrift store the other day and found Calm Animals on vinyl! In perfect condition! I was so thrilled. Especially since my tape is all worn out and muffled and I don't have the re-issue...
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    After I posted this, I realized that the subject...

    After I posted this, I realized that the subject has already been addressed in previous posts. Sorry about the redundancy.
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    Fixx Toyota spot

    Anybody seen the Toyota commercial that features "Saved by Zero" to promote 0% financing? I don't have a problem with artists lending their works to advertising. After all, a car ad helped Sting's...
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    I might be leaving one or two out, but here's...

    I might be leaving one or two out, but here's what I recall hering that night, in no particular order:

    One Thing Leads To Another (of course)
    Saved By Zero
    Woman On A Train
    Deeper and Deeper...
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    Yes, great show. I saw them at Universal last...

    Yes, great show.

    I saw them at Universal last month, but I liked the small venue better. More intimate.

    Got to meet the guys after the show which was a huge deal for me since they've been my...
  19. Thread: LA Show!

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    LA Show!

    Caught the LA show on Saturday and had a great time. I have been Fixxatedsince Reach came out but have never seen them live before. What a treat! Only complaint is the whole 80's festival thing which...
  20. Thread: Tour Question

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    Tour Question

    Just found out that the Fixx are touring with Asia, Berlin, The Outfield and The Motels as a "Totally 80's" thing. Does this mean that they will only play a couple hits and make room for the next...
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    Album release date?

    Any news on a release date for Hollywood Ending?

    Waiting on pins and needles here.

    Fish just completed an new album too, so it's going to be great spring for me musically!
  22. Thread: Black Issues

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    There, their, they're. . .

    There, their, they're. . .
  23. Thread: Black Issues

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    I don't think he said "every tall black man." He...

    I don't think he said "every tall black man." He said "a" tall black man. I'm sure there's at least one tall black pimp. I could be wrong, though. I once got chastised in a creative writing class for...
  24. Thread: Elected

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    I agree. It's not a "Fixx quality" song. But I...

    I agree. It's not a "Fixx quality" song. But I don't think it is really meant to be. I had a smile on my face when I listened to it because it's obviously a lark poking fun at the current state of...
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    Due respect on the way?

    I used to think the Grammys were all about who sold the most reords and little about art. Then I saw Steely Dan win best album and I found a new respect for the industry. Since they're no longer...
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