Author Topic: Recordings and songs that refer to a phone.  (Read 9062 times)

Offline Bridie

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Re: Recordings and songs that refer to a phone.
« Reply #45 on: October 21, 2015, 08:05:46 AM »
My first thought was 'Telephone Line' by ELO but saw that was already mentioned a couple of times, so here's mine:


853-5937 by Squeeze (contains some old film footage of operators and vintage phones):


https://youtu.be/Rk0iT7egdd4?list=RDRk0iT7egdd4:



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Offline Brinybay

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Re: Telephone Songs!
« Reply #46 on: October 21, 2015, 11:47:04 AM »
Memphis, Tennessee - Chuck Berry
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KrbPlr4Ws

(Sorry for the telephone content!) ;)

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Offline tallguy58

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Re: Recordings and songs that refer to a phone.
« Reply #47 on: October 21, 2015, 09:58:34 PM »
Don't Call Us, We'll Call You" by Sugarloaf

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4njPe2_rho
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Offline electric al

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Re: Recordings and songs that refer to a phone.
« Reply #48 on: October 21, 2015, 10:25:01 PM »
  Lonesome 77 203  Hawkshaw Hawkins !

https://youtu.be/FUHqM3j7n5Y

Many years ago when I used to play in a country band , this was one of the songs I sang !

I was not the lead singer , just the bass player !
Never met a phone I didn't like !

Offline ThePillenwerfer

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Re: Recordings and songs that refer to a phone.
« Reply #49 on: August 28, 2017, 04:21:22 PM »
Ansaphone by Pulp.  A bit obscure as it was a B-side on one version of the CD-Single of Disco 2000: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBLQNZUbdAc

Sex Talk by T'Pau: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8FNiOmSyv3k

Landslide of Love by Transvision Vamp: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eF05qNEc-dI

A New England by Kirsty MacColl: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vnzpg5GgQCo

Ring, Ring by Mika: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J5J-IWxGTwo
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