Greatest ever track from the city you're from?

Best song in the thread

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Agreed tbf. What a guy. Gutted I missed him at Vale Park.

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It’s a tenuous link…

I mean it probably has to be a Radiohead track.

But let’s go for The Egg instead

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not sure if it’s the best ever track from Leeds but I’m going with the first song that springs to mind and it is a lovely song.

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Leeds had some great bands around that time.

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Swindon born. One absolutely incredible band from Swindon, afaik nothing else (Sham 69?)

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Slim pickings.

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I’m going to avoid the competition for “Manchester” bands and go with this - he’s from the same bit of Stockport as me (I think within a mile or so).

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Black Sabbath, Godflesh?

No. It’s this.

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There’s not much from my hometown, so probably this

(I actually like the Planxty version more)

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from AND about my hometown

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I’m from Guildford, so. Umm…*

I live in Derby, which has a slightly more exciting lineage with Cable, Bivouac and, of course, White Town:

*The Stranglers are not from Guildford

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Looked up if there is any songs about Stoke-on-Trent. There’s (unsurprisingly/surprisingly depending on your point of view) very few. The most popular one is this informative gem…

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Another vote for Davidoff semi-rural wilderness. However, Beth Orton is from the town down the road so let’s go with that

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A fellow Wakefielder!

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Nottingham originally so this was fairly straightforward…

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