la-di-da

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la-di-da

1. adjective Pretentiously snobbish or elitist. I'd rather not go to some la-di-da restaurant and get overpriced rabbit food. Let's just get pizza.
2. interjection A sarcastic and derisive phrase meant to mock what one perceives as pretentious or overly refined. Well, la-di-da, look at Mr. Fancy in his new suit. Wow, you were on student council? La-di-da!

lah-di-dah

(ˈlɑˈdiˈdɑ)
1. mod. casual; relaxed and uncaring. She’s not all that calm about her possessions, but she is very lah-di-dah with men.
2. interj. a jeer; a mocking response. So you have a new car! Well, lah-di-dah.
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Songs such as Last Second Of The Minute and Blah Blah Lah Di Dah recall the band's classic singles, combaining rock, pop and folk, with the more mncellow We Hold Each Other and unashamedly dramatic Someone Tell Me What Trto Think flavoured by the fiddle of new a rrival Erica Nockalls.
Blah Blah, Lah Di Dah is the first single to be taken from the album and the guitar riff (and chorus) will immediately remind listeners of The Passenger by Iggy Pop, has strong indie-pop roots that will hopefully be picked up on the radar of the new generation of music lovers.