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JaxSA
17th June 2006, 01:41 PM
Hi, anyone know the title and artist of the song with the following lyrics ( been driving us nuts trying to remember...)(



Here comes the man, holds out his hand
He's looking strangely at me

And in a flash, Im on the floor
And all his friends are laughing

breakfast with ali
17th June 2006, 02:14 PM
:rolleyes: :rolleyes: usually pretty good with 80's stuff, but this is alien to me sorry! :ooh:

ausiedeb
17th June 2006, 02:17 PM
aaaaaargh I'm singing it .. can hear the voice and the tune!! ... :eek:

going thru 80's stuff now .... geeesh Jax! :rolleyes: :laff:

I'm on a mission now! :ooh: :bigwink:

thought it sounded like Mirror man - Human League, but I'll keep searching .........

butler
17th June 2006, 02:18 PM
It sounds familiar just can't place it, is it female vocals, I think it is

not the Bangles

JaxSA
17th June 2006, 02:31 PM
aaaaaargh I'm singing it .. can hear the voice and the tune!! ... :eek:

going thru 80's stuff now .... geeesh Jax! :rolleyes: :laff:

I'm on a mission now! :ooh: :bigwink:

thought it sounded like Mirror man - Human League, but I'll keep searching .........

We thought that aswell, but its not

Butler - we're havin a debate about male/female too. Kev thinks a female sings it, I think its male

:grrr:

This is gonna irritate me lol

Melanie1234
17th June 2006, 02:33 PM
more song words, Jax...

JaxSA
17th June 2006, 02:35 PM
Thats all we can remember..... its not even me that started this. A mate in SA cant remember, so he thought he'd ask us :rolleyes:

butler
17th June 2006, 02:36 PM
Yes the song seems strangely familiar, I keep seeing that bloke that sings that sun glasses at night song and bloody Sheena Easton :laff:


Freakin 80's

butler
17th June 2006, 02:38 PM
o.k google all song archive sites we're gonna be here for hours now :laff:

JaxSA
17th June 2006, 02:39 PM
I know, Im hitting anything that says 80@s lol :lol:

ausiedeb
17th June 2006, 02:43 PM
and I'm texting all my mates :eek: :laff:

we'll get it! .................... :grin:

Melanie1234
17th June 2006, 02:44 PM
You lot got too much time on your hands... :laff: :laff: :laff:

butler
17th June 2006, 02:46 PM
Wheres Dave.C. he's pretty quik with the old google search

JaxSA
17th June 2006, 02:48 PM
Its saturday - he probably has a life lol

butler
17th June 2006, 02:49 PM
http://www.lyricsconnection.com/lyrics/lyricgen.html

TRY THIS SITE

San Diego
17th June 2006, 02:50 PM
Its saturday - he probably has a life lol

:laff: :laff: :laff: Nah...We're talking about Dave C here................ :laff: :laff: :laff:

butler
17th June 2006, 02:51 PM
Its saturday - he probably has a life lol

:laff: :laff: :laff: Nah...We're talking about Dave C here................ :laff: :laff: :laff:

Yeah he's up the top talking crap :rolleyes: :laff:

San Diego
17th June 2006, 02:54 PM
:laff: :laff: :laff: Give him a minute, he's on the discussion side now...... :laff: :laff: :laff: I told you he'd show up. :laff: :laff: :laff:

butler
17th June 2006, 03:05 PM
American I"m pretty sure it's female vocals

JaxSA
17th June 2006, 03:11 PM
Im even looking through one hit wonders ( found some doozys on there though).... getting sidetracked lol

ausiedeb
17th June 2006, 03:13 PM
I think its an English band like Psycedelic Furs or something... a retro band

but .. what do I know?? :rolleyes: :grin:

Bytheway2006
17th June 2006, 03:20 PM
Okay we give in ! ! ! ! !


Who is it ?



Cheers

John
:beer: :beer: :beer:

JaxSA
17th June 2006, 03:20 PM
Had a quick look deb, nothing so far

But thanks everyone for ya help.... Im close to pulling my hair out :evil:

ausiedeb
17th June 2006, 03:22 PM
me too Jax ... still going through my 80's collection :eek: :grin:

aaaaaaaarrrrrrgggggggggghhhhhhhhhhhhhh :aagh: :laff:

butler
17th June 2006, 03:24 PM
Laura Brannigan

JaxSA
17th June 2006, 03:26 PM
She was the first name I suggested and they all told me it was def not her!

Im gonna go have a look...

JaxSA
17th June 2006, 03:35 PM
Have ot give up for now - have to go and get a fathers day card from the girls....

Back later ( and gonna hijack the tannoi and make an announcement in the shop at this rate)

Might even ring up the radio station this is bugging me that much

:lol: :lol:

JaxSA
17th June 2006, 03:51 PM
Apparently its an electro pop band called Boom Boom Room and the song is called Here comes the man

1986


Thanks for all ya help guys

:kiss:

ausiedeb
17th June 2006, 03:57 PM
nope I got that reply too .. checked on an 80's board .... doesnt sound right at all Jax .. i know the song your talking about...
I'll keep checking.. :grin:

:friends:

JaxSA
17th June 2006, 04:00 PM
i looked at

www.boomboomroom.co.uk

??

Bytheway2006
17th June 2006, 04:00 PM
Never heard of that at all ?


Are you sure :eek: :eek: :eek:



Cheers

John
:beer: :beer: :beer:

After Tonight
18th June 2006, 10:35 AM
The Parlotones...Here Comes a Man...

:grin:

(SA BAnd????)

After Tonight
18th June 2006, 10:36 AM
...And is a cover of the 80s Boom Boom Room...

:grin:

STING
18th June 2006, 11:10 AM
never bleedin heard of em. i must've been in a coma when it came out :rolleyes:

Lou.B
18th June 2006, 11:21 AM
never bleedin heard of em. i must've been in a coma when it came out :rolleyes:

:lol: :lol: :lol:

Don't think i was old enough to remember :bigwink: :laff:

STING
18th June 2006, 11:40 AM
never bleedin heard of em. i must've been in a coma when it came out :rolleyes:

:lol: :lol: :lol:

Don't think i was old enough to remember :bigwink: :laff:

aye, i think that's my trouble too. too bloody young :angel:

Bytheway2006
18th June 2006, 02:06 PM
http://www.yousendit.com/transfer.php?action=download&ufid=E20B657F77BDA8B0



Well here it is to put you all out of your misery

Don't get too excited though.......I think it's crap! ! ! !!


Cheers

John
:beer: :beer: :beer:

ausiedeb
18th June 2006, 02:21 PM
PHEW! RELIEF!! John your a life saver! :grin:

thank you for download.....I remember the song well ..how embarrased am I?? :oops: :laff: used to dance to it in the discos in Johannesburg!! but it must've been the Boomboomroom one back then , The Parlotones version isnt as good :ooh:

Jax .. no wonder we knew it! :roll: :laff:

:love:

:friends: :beer: :friends: :beer:

JaxSA
18th June 2006, 02:53 PM
John, Thanks mate!

I remember the origional being much better than this though!

But ta for finding it
:kiss:

Debs...... how OLD do you feel now lol :aagh:

ausiedeb
18th June 2006, 03:14 PM
OLD Jax :grin: :laff:

:friends:

Clubreggae
18th June 2006, 03:16 PM
never bleedin heard of em. i must've been in a coma when it came out :rolleyes:Stingy, you saying your out of a coma now??? :ooh: :ooh: :laff: :laff: :friends:

Bytheway2006
18th June 2006, 03:33 PM
PHEW! RELIEF!! John your a life saver! :grin:

thank you for download.....I remember the song well ..how embarrased am I?? :oops: :laff: used to dance to it in the discos in Johannesburg!! but it must've been the Boomboomroom one back then , The Parlotones version isnt as good :ooh:

Jax .. no wonder we knew it! :roll: :laff:

:love:

:friends: :beer: :friends: :beer:


Searched for Booboomroom this is what I got


http://www.boomboomroom.com/


Typical of you girls eh ! ! ! !


Cheers

John
:beer: :beer: :beer:

STING
18th June 2006, 05:21 PM
never bleedin heard of em. i must've been in a coma when it came out :rolleyes:Stingy, you saying your out of a coma now??? :ooh: :ooh: :laff: :laff: :friends:

only to eat and go to the toilet :bigwink:

JaxSA
18th June 2006, 07:06 PM
You had better be outta ya coma by Saturday!

:grin:

MAYBETOMORROW
19th June 2006, 05:08 AM
Its saturday - he probably has a life lol

:laff: :laff: :laff: Nah...We're talking about Dave C here................ :laff: :laff: :laff:

Yeah he's up the top talking crap :rolleyes: :laff:

Bollix to the lot of ya :haha:

:laff:

STING
19th June 2006, 09:41 AM
You had better be outta ya coma by Saturday!

:grin:

sorry, i shall rephrase.........................i come out of my coma to eat , go to the toilet and go to ub gigs, then i recomatose mesen :haha:

ubs4me
19th June 2006, 10:13 AM
You had better be outta ya coma by Saturday!

:grin:

sorry, i shall rephrase.........................i come out of my coma to eat , go to the toilet and go to ub gigs, then i recomatose mesen :haha:

:laff: :laff: :laff: :laff: