MoeFOH

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  1. MoeFOH's Album of the Week 🎶 Same as the movie thread, each week we're going to spotlight an album... be it a classic, new release, hidden gem, or outright turd... and open it for discussion: i.e. post up your favourite tracks, clips, lyrics, experiences if you saw live, etc... or dive deeper and give us a critique on why you think it's great, overrated, or a complete train wreck... And finally score it for us... All contributors go into a monthly prize draw for a 3-cigar sampler! PM me with suggestions if there's an album you want to nominate for next week's discussion. Week #15: Pet Sounds Wiki says: Pet Sounds is the 11th studio album by the American rock band the Beach Boys, released on May 16, 1966 by Capitol Records. It was initially met with a lukewarm critical and commercial response in the United States, peaking at number 10 on the Billboard Top LPs chart. In the United Kingdom, the album was lauded by critics and reached number 2 on the Record Retailer chart, remaining in the top ten for six months. Promoted there as "the most progressive pop album ever", Pet Sounds garnered recognition for its ambitious production, sophisticated music, and emotional lyrical content. It is considered to be among the greatest and most influential albums in music history. Over to you... Who's a fan? How highly do you rate this album? Thoughts, memories, experiences, favourite tracks...? Post em up! Score it out of 10!
  2. Torpedo/Pyramid Weekend Review Comp!! Prize: Premium Sampler!! This weekend is the start of a series of vitola deep dives for the review weekends. Torpedo/Pyramids to kick us off! Simply pick any cigar of the chosen vitola, Cuban or NC, and review it to enter the comp. Follow these guidelines to submit your entry: 1. Start a new topic in the Waterhole 2. Pick any Cuban or Non-Cuban cigar for the review that meets the criteria. 3. Title your review in this format (so we can track entries): Montecristo No.2 ABC MAR 19 (TPRW)* 4. Write your review, include photos, score it in your own way!! (3 reviews max per member) Done!! Have fun with it and have a great weekend!! *(TPRW = Torpedo Pyramid Review Weekend)
  3. A great little round of reviews with rising interest in NCs, no surprise there! Well done to all reviewers! The random draw winner is @RichG!! Congrats!! Please PM your details (name, address, and email) to me, and we'll arrange dispatch of your prize. Thanks again to all who participated. Next comp details will be up soon!
  4. MoeFOH's Movie of the Week 🎥 Each week we're going to spotlight a movie... be it a classic, new release, hidden gem, or outright turd... and open it for discussion: i.e. post up your favourite quotes, clips, memories... or dive deeper and give us a critique on why you think it's great, overrated, or a complete train wreck... And finally score it for us... All contributors go into a monthly prize draw for a 3-cigar sampler! PM me with suggestions if there's a movie you want to nominate for next week's discussion. Week #15: Spaceballs (1987) I'm not going to preamble this with anything more than... Ludicrous Speed - GO!! Over to you... How do you rate it? Favourite scenes? Best moments?... etc, and so on... post 'em up!! If you've seen it, give us your score out of 10!
  5. Wow... I didn't even notice... lol... I thought the Fundy would cruise through to the finals.
  6. Not far off hitting the Elite 8, so it's time for a Leaderboard check! We'll have some prizes when we hit the Elite 8 rounds and beyond... well done to those out in front!
  7. MoeFOH's Album of the Week 🎶 Same as the movie thread, each week we're going to spotlight an album... be it a classic, new release, hidden gem, or outright turd... and open it for discussion: i.e. post up your favourite tracks, clips, lyrics, experiences if you saw live, etc... or dive deeper and give us a critique on why you think it's great, overrated, or a complete train wreck... And finally score it for us... All contributors go into a monthly prize draw for a 3-cigar sampler! PM me with suggestions if there's an album you want to nominate for next week's discussion. Week #14: Van Halen Wiki says: Van Halen is the debut studio album by American rock band Van Halen. Released on February 10, 1978, Van Halen was a major commercial success. The album peaked at number 19 on the US Billboard 200 and has sold more than 10 million copies in the United States. Van Halen received diamond certification by the RIAA and was received well by the general public making it one the best-selling albums in the United States. The album contains some of the band's most well-known songs, including "Runnin' with the Devil", "Ain't Talkin' 'bout Love", "Jamie's Cryin'", their cover version of the Kinks "You Really Got Me", and the 1 minute and 42 second instrumental "Eruption", played and written by guitarist Eddie Van Halen, it is widely regarded as one of the greatest guitar solos of all time, having popularized two-handed tapping. Thanks to @Puros Y Vino for the suggestion! Over to you... Who's a fan? How highly do you rate this album? Thoughts, memories, experiences, favourite tracks...? Post em up! Score it out of 10!
  8. Awesome news! Love it. Can't wait to see the pics. Thanks!

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