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People who don't look like they sound

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Racing roadkill, 28 Jan 2016.

  1. I heard a song on the radio last night ( 7 years, Lukas Graham)

    View: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=LHCob76kigA

    It's one of those songs that rings very true, but I was amazed that he wasn't black. I hadn't seen him, before I heard him, and that is the sort of soulful voice I've rarely heard, from an artist who wasn't black.:eek:
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  2. twentysix by twentyfive

    twentysix by twentyfive Clinging on tightly

    Over the Hill
    Assumptions :stop:
  3. raleighnut

    raleighnut Guru

    On 3 Wheels
    Maz had a Manager once who was from Northern Ireland, sounded a lot like Ian Paisley when in reality he was a little skinny Indian guy, lovely bloke but that voice. :eek:
  4. sight-pin

    sight-pin Über Member

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  5. Booyaa

    Booyaa Über Member

    Heard it for the first time today, cracking song.
  6. Fnaar

    Fnaar Smutmaster General

  7. vernon

    vernon Harder than Ronnie Pickering

    Meanwood, Leeds
    When I worked for MFI thirty five years ago, I once ignored a SE Asian customer who was addressing me with an Ian Paisley accent. He looked very confused as I was searching over his shoulder for the source of the Ulster accent only to find that there were no other customers at the counter. The dissonance blew my mind.
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  8. Rockymountain

    Rockymountain A Scotsman abroad

    I was surprised that @vernon looked and sounded like this......

    Mind you, I'd had a few glasses of sauvignon at the time.
  9. vernon

    vernon Harder than Ronnie Pickering

    Meanwood, Leeds
    This is an interview of @Rockymountain describing the medical mishap that altered his life forever. He took particular pains to learn Dutch for the interview as the appearance fee was difficult to refuse.

  10. Rockymountain

    Rockymountain A Scotsman abroad

    I'm going to speak like that (and in Dutch) when we meet on 20th......... @Hill Wimp it's not too late to reconsider
    Last edited: 28 Jan 2016
  11. Brandane

    Brandane Guru

    Don't dis our Lena; she was a fellow Brandane :okay:.
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  12. Cold

    Cold Guest

    The first concert I ever went to was to see Lena it was in Rothesay and as I was only about 8 at the time and my Mum wanted to see her I had no choice.
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  13. screenman

    screenman Legendary Member

    Chinese kids in our local takeaway in Sunbury with pure cockney accents.
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  14. Ffoeg

    Ffoeg .

    The Isle of Carl
  15. Mad Doug Biker

    Mad Doug Biker Bikeoholics Anonymous

    Craggy Island
    Yeah yeah! :giggle:
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