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  1. Mohave Shrimper

    Battle of the Mo's - 1st Rnd - Heat 8

    Freddie Mercury (Clinton Baptiste) v Salvadore Dali (shrimper2thecore) The final 1st round tie, and what a contest it promises to be! Get Ready, Get Set, Mo!
  2. callan

    Lets invade France

    Ok....plenty of reasons for invading them (see below for some, I googled off the web earlier),so who's in?....and what can you bring to the team? 1. Riots. There is nothing the French like more than a riot. Half the time it doesn’t have to be about anything particular, they just like getting...
  3. Cricko

    Round 2 Heat 4

    The second of today's heats is between, Freddie Mercury - Billericay Blue v Jagger/Richards - Mcnasty.
  4. Cricko

    Round 1 Heat 8

    Half way through the first round and we have the titanic clash between, Freddie Mercury - Billericay Blue v Noel Gallagher - stereoscene Over to the Zoners to decide.
  5. Cricko

    Draws and Results

    Ok Chaps and Ladies..Here is the draw for the first round....Heats start Tomorrow the 6th. 2 Heats per day discounting weekends. Please remember YOU must post at least a video or some copy as to why your nominee is the best (the content can be from wiki or anywhere else)..Anybody failing to do...
  6. Harshest Musician on Musician insults

    Some of these made me properly LOL! 30. Wayne Coyne on Arcade Fire “I get really tired of their pompousness [sic]… We’ve played some shows with them and they really treat people like ****. People treat Arcade Fire like they’re the greatest thing ever and they get away with it… They have good...
  7. Mohave Shrimper

    Mercury Music Prize 2011

    It's time for SZ's yearly evisceration of the Mercury nominations.... Adele - 21 Anna Calvi - Anna Calvi Elbow - Build A Rocket Boys! Everything Everything - Man Alive Ghostpoet - Peanut Butter Blues and Melancholy Jam Gwilym Simcock - Good Days At Schloss Elmau James Blake - James Blake Katy B...
  8. Napster

    another one bites the dust

    http://www.mercurynews.com/news/ci_13353265 Mary Travers, 72.
  9. Mohave Shrimper

    Mercury Music Prize Nominations 2009

    "Kasabian, Friendly Fires and La Roux are among the 12 acts nominated for this year's Mercury Music Prize. The Horrors, Florence and the Machine, Sweet Billy Pilgrim and Speech Debelle have also been short listed for the honour. The remaining nominees are Led Bib, Lisa Hannigan, Bat For...
  10. DTS

    Question Should the driver have control of the music in the car?

    Mrs Dts and I decided yesterday to take GoDoDtS to a place called Nymans Gardens which is some National Trust place in Sussex. As usual I drove as Mrs DtS cant be arsed too. As it was about one(ish) I decided I would put the Millwall vs Leeds game on. However Mrs DtS wanted to listen to Mercury...
  11. Uncle Leo

    SZ Album of the Year 2008

    Move over Mercury. Bog off Brits. Back of the queue, er, Q. This is the one they all want. The original thread died a bit of a death, but I have gone back to it, fished out a few contenders (at least one from everyone who bothered to post) and come back with the following runners. We have room...
  12. Queen at the 02

    anyone going to watch the lads do the business? shame freddie will only be there in spirit,no idea if they will do old sets and this paul geezer had better be 50% as good as mr mercury. my boy obtained the tickets from thieving touts who charged crazy dosh. anyone know much about paul...
  13. Mercury Music Prize Shortlist

    Adele - '19' British Sea Power - 'Do You Like Rock Music?' Burial - 'Untrue' Elbow - 'The Seldom Seen Kid' Estelle - 'Shine' The Last Shadow Puppets - 'The Age Of The Understatement' Laura Marling - 'Alas I Cannot Swim' Neon Neon - 'Stainless Style' Portico Quartet - 'Knee-Deep In The North Sea'...
  14. Interpol Shrimper

    SZ - BOTB Half-Time Scores (Day 1)

    Hello & welcome back to the studio where we can now summarise the current state of play in the eagerly awaited ShrimperZone Battle of the Bands 2007. Well, at half-time this week we're not seeing things as close as we have in other recent cup competitions. So far we've seen no huge shocks and...
  15. KrustyTheKray

    Website suggestion needed!

    Hi there folks, i'm currently on the hunt for some good websites to see what famous people were born on my Son's date of birth (5th September 2006). Also what events happened etc, and what happened on the day he was born etc. I know The Arctic Monkeys won the mercury music prize the...
  16. Ian Hart

    Saints Manager is Southend Bound Don't think this has been mentioned anywhere else. I hope this doesn't mean that Ricky Duncan is leaving the club again after the brilliant work he's been doing.
  17. 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die

    Just heard about this book that was published late last year - some strange choices and (IMHO) some glaring ommisions. That said, I own 293 of these and have heard a further 108 giving me a respectable total of 401. To be honest, dying would be a favourable option to hearing most of the others...
  18. Reading Shrimper

    Local Radio & SUFC

    You may remember some time back I mentioned a new local station coming to Southend borough soon, and how we should lobby Ofcom (through their public enquiry) that we need a station with good coverage of the Blues... Well, the four bidders for the licence have been announced, as follows...
  19. C C Csiders

    Antony and the Johnsons

    "Mercury Prize, yer 'avin a larf' Mercury Prize, yer 'avin a larf" Quite bizaare decision!
  20. Davros

    Release scheduale 7th march onwards

    Daves Disclaimer - this scheduale is subject to change and i will not be held responsible for you running down to HMV with your £2.99 only to be disapointed March 7th Agent Blue - Children's Children Alec Empire - Gotta Get Out Blak Twang ft. K9 - G.C.S.E Caribou - Yeti C-Sixty Four - On...