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Old 06-08-2017, 05:18 AM   #1
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Default Malibu & 1979 similarities

They have identical beat and chords.

Malibu is totally a Corgie song, amirite?

Also, The Boy has the same fucking drum beat.

Feel like they must've riffed on 1979 a lot.

*tumbleweed*

Yeah.

 
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Old 06-08-2017, 12:20 PM   #2
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yeah..... no.

 
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Old 06-08-2017, 09:08 PM   #3
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Malibu is totally a Corgie song, amirite?
Billy said on Howard Stern's E! show around that time that Courtney would present him with a lot of "raw data" (those were his words). So it's safe to assume that she had at least the basic structure/chord progression of the song written by the time Billy got involved.

Love wrote all of Hole's lyrics (at least on Celebrity Skin). That might explain why lyric to "Malibu" makes sense. If Billy had written it it would've probably just been his usual gibberish... even in that era.

 
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Old 06-08-2017, 09:28 PM   #4
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I bet Corgan wrote everything but the lyrics

 
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Old 06-08-2017, 10:51 PM   #5
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"It was a long time ago that I helped write this song. Now, how much of this song I wrote .... [spreads out hands and smiles at Jeff] .... It was a collaboration! [Laughs]."

Billy on March 23, 2016 before Malibu

He probably wrote most of the lyrics and all of the music.

 
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Old 06-09-2017, 05:41 AM   #6
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yeah..... no.

 
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Old 06-09-2017, 05:53 AM   #7
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They have identical chords.
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Disqualified

I would be a vicious dick to you but I like rick n morty

 
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Old 06-09-2017, 07:55 PM   #8
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Sounds like you're jumping to a conclusion there.

 
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Old 06-10-2017, 04:45 AM   #9
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Billy said on Howard Stern's E! show around that time that Courtney would present him with a lot of "raw data" (those were his words). So it's safe to assume that she had at least the basic structure/chord progression of the song written by the time Billy got involved.

Love wrote all of Hole's lyrics (at least on Celebrity Skin). That might explain why lyric to "Malibu" makes sense. If Billy had written it it would've probably just been his usual gibberish... even in that era.
I wouldn't be so sure of that



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Old 06-10-2017, 05:09 AM   #10
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I wouldn't be so sure of that
So because the lyric changed from the demo to the released version that means Billy wrote them? Lyrics change all the time.

Courtney was pretty vocal about having written all of the lyrics on Celebrity Skin. That was the reason she claimed as to not have performed guitar on the album, to focus on the lyrics.

 
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Old 06-10-2017, 05:12 AM   #11
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This thread is a total failure. Like this board. Like this band. Like my life.

Fuck.

 
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Old 06-10-2017, 05:13 AM   #12
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