History Music / TheCardigans

30th Nov '17 6:48:18 AM Discord_and_Dine
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** The title of their first album, ''Emmerdale'', comes from [[{{Series/Emmerdale}} the popular British sitcom of the same name.]]

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** The title of their first album, ''Emmerdale'', comes from [[{{Series/Emmerdale}} the popular British sitcom soap opera of the same name.]]
30th Nov '17 6:47:51 AM Discord_and_Dine
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** The title of their first album, ''Emmerdale'', comes from [[Series/Emmerdale the popular British sitcom of the same name.]]

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** The title of their first album, ''Emmerdale'', comes from [[Series/Emmerdale [[{{Series/Emmerdale}} the popular British sitcom of the same name.]]
30th Nov '17 6:47:34 AM Discord_and_Dine
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** The title of their first album, ''Emmerdale'', comes from [[Series/Emmerdale the popular British sitcom of the same name.]]
30th Nov '17 6:44:54 AM Discord_and_Dine
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** Their hardest song, "My Favorite Game", barely cracks a 4.
17th Mar '17 5:57:08 AM beergood
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** "Pikebubbles" is based on the Swedish children's book ''Loranga, Masarin & Dartanjang''.
9th Aug '16 2:06:46 AM Q4
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* NonAppearingTitle: "Lovefool" has both "love" and "fool" in it many times, but never together. "Been It" lists many things the narrator has "been" but the title phrase never appears. "Travelling With Charley never mentions Charley by name, "Pikebubbles", "Country Hell" and "Happy Meal" are all straight-up non appearing titles.

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* NonAppearingTitle: "Lovefool" has both "love" and "fool" in it many times, but never together. "Been It" lists many things the narrator has "been" but the title phrase never appears. "Travelling With Charley never mentions Charley by name, "Pikebubbles", "Country Hell" and "Happy Meal" are all straight-up non appearing titles.
20th Jun '16 4:20:27 PM wyattte
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** The more famous version of the "Lovefool" video, with the band inside a bottle floating over water, is actually the second version of the video. The original features elderly women in lingerie.

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** The more famous version of the "Lovefool" video, with the band inside a bottle floating over water, is actually the second version of the video. The original original, less TV-friendly version features elderly women in lingerie.



* ExcitedShowTitle: "Hey! Get Out Of My Way."



* LongTitle: "I Need Some Fine Wine And You, You Need To Be Nicer"

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* LongTitle: "I Need Some Fine Wine And You, You Need To Be Nicer"Nicer."


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* MohsScaleOfRockAndMetalHardness: Usually 2, but maybe ''Gran Turismo'' cracks a 3. Maybe.
20th Jun '16 4:11:25 PM wyattte
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'''The Cardigans''' are a [[UsefulNotes/{{Sweden}} Swedish]] pop group formed in 1992. Their big US airplay hit was "Lovefool" from their third album ''First Band on the Moon'' (and perhaps more pertinently [[BreakawayPopHit featured in the ''Film/WilliamShakespearesRomeoAndJuliet'' soundtrack]]), though their big hit album internationally was the DarkerAndEdgier follow-up ''Gran Turismo'', featuring the European hits "My Favourite Game" and "Erase/Rewind".

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'''The Cardigans''' are a pop group formed in October 1992 in Jonkoping, [[UsefulNotes/{{Sweden}} Swedish]] pop group formed in 1992. Sweden]]. Their big US airplay hit was "Lovefool" from their third album ''First Band on the Moon'' (and perhaps more pertinently [[BreakawayPopHit featured in the the]] ''Film/WilliamShakespearesRomeoAndJuliet'' soundtrack]]), soundtrack), though their big hit album internationally was the DarkerAndEdgier follow-up ''Gran Turismo'', featuring the European hits "My Favourite Game" and "Erase/Rewind".



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** The more famous version of the "Lovefool" video, with the band inside a bottle floating over water, is actually the second version of the video. The original features elderly women in lingerie.


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* DarkerAndEdgier: After the Cardigans hit it big with "Lovefool," they decided they wanted to be known for more than just sugary pop songs, so ''Gran Turismo'' was an intentional attempt to invoke this.
20th Jun '16 4:02:05 PM wyattte
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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/the_cardigans.jpg]]
[[caption-width-right:350:"Rise and shine, my sister..."]]
15th Jul '15 8:01:14 PM harharhar
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* MultipleEndings: The video for "My Favourite Game". After placing a rock on her car's accelerator and causing havoc on the freeway, Nina crashes her car into a van coming the other way. You then get one of four endings:
** She is thrown over the top of the van and lands in the road, then gets up and walks away.
** She is thrown over the top of the van and lands in the road, dead.
** She is thrown over the top of the van and starts to get up, but is then hit by the rock and killed.
** She hits her own windscreen and is decapitated. Only the head ends up in the road.

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* MultipleEndings: Two of their videos have multiple endings:
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The video for "My Favourite Game". After placing a rock on her car's accelerator and causing havoc on the freeway, Nina crashes her car into a van coming the other way. You then get one of four endings:
** *** She is thrown over the top of the van and lands in the road, then gets up and walks away.
** *** She is thrown over the top of the van and lands in the road, dead.
** *** She is thrown over the top of the van and starts to get up, but is then hit by the rock and killed.
** *** She hits her own windscreen and is decapitated. Only the head ends up in the road.road.
** "Erase & Rewind" features the band in a room where TheWallsAreClosingIn. Two versions of the video exist: One where they are saved in the nick of time, and another where they are crushed.
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