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Old 04-21-2014, 06:07 PM   #41
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I like the Foo Fighters but I would have to say Alice In Chains outranks them when it comes to kick ass stuff.
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None of you bitches like Foo Fighters?

Insane.
I think the Foo Fighters are actually a really good rock and roll band. Dave Grohl has easily become one of the bigger rock icons of my generation. Their last album 'wasting light' was just a really good rock album. I think if I could morph FF and Nirvana into one band they would make my list but not separately. Without giving this much thought...the first 3 names that popped into my head were...

Alice In Chains
Rage Against the Machine
Queens of the Stoneage

All of these bands are/were so good at making complete albums full of quality shit from start to finish..and every album they did had it's own way about it, different from the last/next

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Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band

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Old 04-21-2014, 08:11 PM   #45
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Some good bands mentioned in here, i'm gonna name another... Tool.
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Some good bands mentioned in here, i'm gonna name another... Tool.
I would add tool into my list as well
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Old 04-21-2014, 08:55 PM   #47
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I like the Foo Fighters but I would have to say Alice In Chains outranks them when it comes to kick ass stuff.
AIC is bad ass.. Layne Staley, RIP...

Nirvana is my choice... started a whole new genre of music... going to school in Seattle when it was at its peak was unreal... Oh the stories I have.
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Old 04-21-2014, 09:00 PM   #48
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The Allman Brothers Band- words can't describe why. it is something you feel. Duane allman slide guitar and Gregg's voice then throw the rest of the band is gravy
Creedence Clearwater Revival- Fogerty was a great lyricist and the band was fantastic
Nirvana- they made grunge alternative mainstream pop for 5 year or so period
REM- redefined what alternative rock was
Aerosmith- not my favorite but how long they were on top is hard to argue with
The Eagles- Their harmonies are works of magic. Radio has ruined what people think of them. Listen to the entire catalog
Lynyrd Skynyrd- like the Eagles radio has pigeonholed their reputation. Listen to the entire catalog
[U]Sonic Youth[/u]- arguably the most artistic band ever. their influence is immenseThe Pixies -like sonic youth their influence is still felt
The Red Hot Chili Peppers -keeping the funk alive
Most Seattle/Grunge bands got their inspiration from Sonic Youth... Teenage Riot is still one of my favorite songs of all time.
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Old 04-21-2014, 09:03 PM   #49
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None of you bitches like Foo Fighters?

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Foo is good... Love Dave Grohl, but there are many other bands from the NW that I prefer...

Melvins
Tad
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Nirvana
Alice In Chains
Soundgarden
Everclear (From Portland)

I like Pearl Jam about as much as Foo... but the bands I mentioned above, I would put ahead of those 2
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I'm surprised no one's said Boston yet. I love Boston.
How about Kansas?
Or Dream Theater?
Tool, Incubus, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Soundgarden, Alice in Chains ... all worthy additions.
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Old 04-22-2014, 01:01 AM   #51
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Not one single mention of Cheap Trick! I'm stunned!!
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Old 04-22-2014, 03:07 AM   #52
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Has anyone mentioned KISS yet?

I'm too lazy to look.

Tad was great, Jack Pepsi kicked ass.
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Old 04-22-2014, 07:09 AM   #53
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1. Beach Boys
2. Creedance Clearwater Revival
3. Frankie Valley and the 4 Seasons
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Old 04-22-2014, 02:15 PM   #54
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Foo is good... Love Dave Grohl, but there are many other bands from the NW that I prefer...

Melvins
Tad
Mudhoney
Nirvana
Alice In Chains
Soundgarden
Everclear (From Portland)

I like Pearl Jam about as much as Foo... but the bands I mentioned above, I would put ahead of those 2
Subtract Everclear and add Screaming Trees and Mother Love Bone and you have my list of favorite bands, keeping Pearl Jam at the top of course :)
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