Trust Survivor - Round 4

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Trust Survivor - Round 4

Postby kosi559 » Thu Jul 23, 2020 3:05 pm

Trust Survivor - Round 4

Lover's Walk and Pretty Words are out. These are both solid songs, but I can see why they were voted out.





You'll Never Be A Man

Strict Time

Watch Your Step


New Lace Sleeves

From a Whisper to a Scream

Different Finger

White Knuckles

Shot With His Own Gun

Big Sister's Clothes


Rank Song Votes Percentage
14th Luxembourg 26/71 36.6%
13th Fish 'N' Chip Paper 11/66 16.7%
12th Pretty Words 11/59 18.6%
12th Lover's Walk 11/59 18.6%
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Re: Trust Survivor - Round 4

Postby Neil. » Thu Jul 23, 2020 3:35 pm

Wooo - I agree that Pretty Words should be an early exit - I mean, Elvis's lesser songs are still packed with great stuff - lyrically and with what the Attractions are doing, there's lots to enjoy, but the melody isn't his usual captivating, lapel-grabbing best. Lover's Walk, though, that's a real humdinger. Pete Thomas in star position. Still, a poll's a poll so, we shall see what transpires...

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Re: Trust Survivor - Round 4

Postby sheeptotheslaughter » Fri Jul 24, 2020 3:36 am

I didnt vote for either of those so at least i can vote for my least favourite again. Trust is such a hard album to say you have a least favourite its a great great album. I will find it very hard to pick a favourite.

Hiding the poll whilst voting is taking place is a great idea too.

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Re: Trust Survivor - Round 4

Postby rightbrain » Fri Jul 24, 2020 8:55 am

To all of you who voted out "Pretty Words" . . . you don't know what's what! You don't know what you got!

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Seriously, I love EC's singing on "Pretty Words" . . . one of his best vocal performances on the album. Sorry to see it go so soon!

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