Words Bowie uses in his songs that you seldom hear in any other song

Words Bowie uses in his songs that you seldom hear in any other song

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18 Apr 2012, 17:39 #1

Always Crashing in the Same Car - Kilometers can't think of many that mention this fine metric system. There's plenty for Miles.

All the Madmen - librium without a dictionary I would have no idea what that is.

Bus Stop - Blue cheese WTF! what other song mentions blue cheese?

can you think of any more?

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"Suspected of being a shoulder surfer
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About challenge response systems"

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"Suspected of being a shoulder surfer
But he didn't know from shit
About challenge response systems"

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18 Apr 2012, 18:12 #2

Moon Dust perhaps, it's not abundant but it's not one you hear a lot.

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18 Apr 2012, 18:26 #3

wanking - aladdin
fuck - tin machine



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18 Apr 2012, 18:28 #4

come on Fuck is used a lot

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"Suspected of being a shoulder surfer
But he didn't know from shit
About challenge response systems"

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"Suspected of being a shoulder surfer
But he didn't know from shit
About challenge response systems"

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18 Apr 2012, 18:31 #5

Never heard it in Mozart, Tom Petty or Roxy Music but I'll stand corrected.

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18 Apr 2012, 18:34 #6

Dead kennedys - Too Drunk to Fuck
Cee Loo Green - Fuck You
Lily Allen - Fuck You
The Peaches - Fuck the Pain Away

just from the top of my head

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"Suspected of being a shoulder surfer
But he didn't know from shit
About challenge response systems"

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"Suspected of being a shoulder surfer
But he didn't know from shit
About challenge response systems"

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18 Apr 2012, 18:34 #7

Never heard it in Mozart, Tom Petty or Roxy Music but I'll stand corrected.

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'writ' as in 'about to be writ again' - always clunked a bit that one.
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18 Apr 2012, 18:35 #8

Never heard it in Mozart, Tom Petty or Roxy Music but I'll stand corrected.

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Philip Johnson ?
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18 Apr 2012, 18:41 #9

Richard Rogers - for that matter

rechauffee [how do you do an acute accent..?]



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18 Apr 2012, 18:43 #10

Philip Johnson ?
Faculty - Blue Jean
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18 Apr 2012, 20:27 #11

Always Crashing in the Same Car - Kilometers can't think of many that mention this fine metric system. There's plenty for Miles.

All the Madmen - librium without a dictionary I would have no idea what that is.

Bus Stop - Blue cheese WTF! what other song mentions blue cheese?

can you think of any more?

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"Suspected of being a shoulder surfer
But he didn't know from shit
About challenge response systems"
EIGHT LINE POEM
The mobile spins to its collision


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18 Apr 2012, 20:33 #12

Cunt. The King Of Stamford Hill: "Ain't it fucking curious some other cunts Are trying to ditch the King"
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18 Apr 2012, 20:42 #13

ziggy

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what a beautiful thread, tell the others.
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18 Apr 2012, 20:47 #14

STATION TO STATION
from Kether to Malkuth

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18 Apr 2012, 20:50 #15

trendy rechauffé


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18 Apr 2012, 22:53 #16

Phallus
Libido
Nebulous
Bordello
Gooks
Bardo
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19 Apr 2012, 02:06 #17

He uses "disappear" a lot.

"With or without religion, good people can behave well and bad people can do evil; but for good people to do evil: that takes religion." Steven Weinberg
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19 Apr 2012, 10:24 #18

Bomp, bomp, ba-ooo

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19 Apr 2012, 14:05 #19

Good thread.
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19 Apr 2012, 14:50 #20

Phallus
Libido
Nebulous
Bordello
Gooks
Bardo
Kooks not gooks....doesn't he use the word twat in a song?.......
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19 Apr 2012, 14:58 #21


'I'm the Laughing Gnome'



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19 Apr 2012, 15:10 #22

Gravedigger

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19 Apr 2012, 16:39 #23

Always Crashing in the Same Car - Kilometers can't think of many that mention this fine metric system. There's plenty for Miles.

All the Madmen - librium without a dictionary I would have no idea what that is.

Bus Stop - Blue cheese WTF! what other song mentions blue cheese?

can you think of any more?

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"Suspected of being a shoulder surfer
But he didn't know from shit
About challenge response systems"
Fuhrerling (alternate Candidate)

I thought often about, what he means with this. Hitler was called Führer, means leader in English, so Fuhrerling would mean to me, set in German language, small leader.
But why did he use the German expression, which was used for Hitler?

"Soon there'll be nothing left of me
Nothing left to release"
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19 Apr 2012, 17:32 #24

The arabic in "African Night Flight".
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19 Apr 2012, 19:33 #25

vendu


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19 Apr 2012, 19:52 #26

Always Crashing in the Same Car - Kilometers can't think of many that mention this fine metric system. There's plenty for Miles.

All the Madmen - librium without a dictionary I would have no idea what that is.

Bus Stop - Blue cheese WTF! what other song mentions blue cheese?

can you think of any more?

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"Suspected of being a shoulder surfer
But he didn't know from shit
About challenge response systems"
impermanance / impermenant which shows up in a couple of early songs

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