[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
RE: (TV) Gabba Gabba/ABBA
--- leif joley <email@example.com> wrote:
> Don't underestimate ABBA's influence on the 70's new wave - Nick
> modeled the production after the Swedish group's sound on one of
> the best
> records of that decade: "Armed Forces". Also, Elvis Costello openly
> his envy of Bjorn and Benny's song writing skills - a fact that, at
> time, was a bit annoying to us Swedes who didn't estimated ABBA
> very much, and who saw them mainly as a commercial enterprise.
And Glen Matlock claimed "Pretty Vacant" was based on Abba's "SOS".
To post: Mail firstname.lastname@example.org
To unsubscribe: Mail email@example.com with message "unsubscribe tv"