Do You Remember the First POLL? - Pulp - His 'n' Hers

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I like early Pulp a lot (love Freaks), but prime Pulp for me starts with the Gift singles. 1992-1994 Pulp rivals 1980-83 New Order for me as best era of a band I love - so many great a-sides and fantastic b-sides, and HNH is such a fab album.

lingereffect (Kent Burt), Friday, 12 April 2019 00:33 (three months ago) link

Yeah, the Gift singles is when things really get good. Intro actually makes a really solid album with some of their most underrated songs (O.U, Stacks, Inside Susan). If I'm going to listen to Pulp these days, it's either that or the second disc of the His 'n' Hers reissue. The B-sides on there are almost Suede level of brilliant. The Sisters EP alone is one of the highlights of their career. Seconds is my favourite Pulp song.

kitchen person, Friday, 12 April 2019 01:01 (three months ago) link

Pink Glove really stood out for me on this album

Dan S, Friday, 12 April 2019 01:04 (three months ago) link

Love Separations, warts and all. Why Fire Records sat on it for so long while they finally began to 'make waves' is baffling

PaulTMA, Friday, 12 April 2019 01:32 (three months ago) link

Automatic thread bump. This poll is closing tomorrow.

System, Tuesday, 16 April 2019 00:01 (two months ago) link

Pink Glove was the first Pulp song I fell in love with, so gotta go with that.

GlengoolieBlue, Tuesday, 16 April 2019 01:59 (two months ago) link

finally listening to it again, and still leaning towards babies, though it doesn't have the sonic heft of 'first time' or 'pink glove,' it's probably the prettiest pulp song, which counts for something.

voodoo chili, Tuesday, 16 April 2019 14:49 (two months ago) link

I ended up going for 'Acrylic Afternoons' in the end.

Le Baton Rose (Turrican), Tuesday, 16 April 2019 15:07 (two months ago) link

Automatic thread bump. This poll's results are now in.

System, Wednesday, 17 April 2019 00:01 (two months ago) link

I can understand how those particular tracks with zero votes ended up in that position, but the album is remarkably light on filler really. I think I voted for "David's Last Summer", somewhat arbitrarily.

Nag! Nag! Nag!, Wednesday, 17 April 2019 00:17 (two months ago) link

i think she's a lady is a bit underrated, great full bass sound. a dry run for i spy

voodoo chili, Wednesday, 17 April 2019 00:24 (two months ago) link

2019 results

Babies 14
Pink Glove 13
Do You Remember the First Time? 11
David's Last Summer 5
Lipgloss 4
Acrylic Afternoons 4
Joyriders 2
Have You Seen Her Lately? 1
Happy Endings 0
Someone Like the Moon 0
She's a Lady 0

2007 results

Babies 9
Pink Glove 8
Lipgloss 6
Do You Remember The First Time? 5
Acrylic Afternoons 3
David's Last Summer 3
Razzmatazz 1
She's a Lady 1
Someone Like the Moon 0
Happy Endings 0
Have You Seen Her Lately? 0
Joyriders 0

blokes you can't rust (sic), Wednesday, 17 April 2019 00:27 (two months ago) link


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