Tuesday, June 3, 2008

The Perfect Boy on Stereogum

Stereogum has a story up that highlights The Perfect Boy. Unfortunately, they link to the Red Rocks version, where Robert's voice was still suffering.
(Thanks Scott)

6 comments:

  1. "and the video quality is bad enough to not have Robert Smith's makeup haunt your dreams".

    So well done on putting a giant picture of him right above your article.

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  2. Andrew - But if they hadn't posted that photo, they couldn't post this:

    "The Cure in 2008, everybody. Sasquatch! taught us it's not a pretty sight..."

    Idiots!

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  3. Well at least the website was praising the bands music and therefore has a point, unlike TMZ which.....what exactly do TMZ do?

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  4. Yeah, that version sucks ass - poor Bob. It's not his fault. His vocals sound so amazing on the other non-cold versions. I really think it's the strongest of the pop songs and I can't wait to hear the studio version. I lurv it.

    People are just so mean about Robert's appearance. I know that it's fashionable to be cynical and rude, but whatever.

    Not that I'm not incapable of appreciating some ironic humor once in a while regarding his looks, though. The "Heath Ledger Joker" comment was rather funny.

    But yeah, I'm sick of the press being so ridiculous over Robert's looks.

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  5. er, not incapable = incapable

    gotta love them double negs!

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  6. sterogum is just a bunch of hipster douchebags anyhow. pay them no mind.

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