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Old August 22 2008, 05:06 PM   #16
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Re: If you could erase five bands from ever having existed

Panic at the Disco!
B*Witched
Dave Matthews Band
Miley Cyrus
Rush
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Old August 22 2008, 05:08 PM   #17
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Re: If you could erase five bands from ever having existed

Rush
Dave Matthews Band
Rush
The Grateful Dead
Rush
Phish
Rush
Red Hot Chili Peppers
And lest I forget... Rush
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Old August 22 2008, 05:12 PM   #18
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Re: If you could erase five bands from ever having existed

I refuse to play because I can't choose Nickelback.

The fucking Michael Bay of music.
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Old August 22 2008, 05:19 PM   #19
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A bunch of people posted boy bands despite that being against the rules too, so toss up Nickelback if you want. They've earned it.
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Old August 22 2008, 05:22 PM   #20
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A bunch of people posted boy bands despite that being against the rules too, so toss up Nickelback if you want. They've earned it.
Eh it wasn't "against the rules" just polite request.

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Old August 22 2008, 05:23 PM   #21
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Hmmm tough choice.

Nirvana, definitely. Really don't get what the fuss is about there, they're utterly shocking.
Franz Ferdinand, for starting an annoying trend of nu-boyband all-sound-the-same-indie-crap in British music. Or if it wasn't them who started it, whoever did.
Aerosmith - Utterly, utterly bad, they have never been good. And without them perhaps Walk This Way wouldn't be on every radio station.
Limp Bizkit, for wrecking my early teens by being, at the time, 'cool'. And for Behind Blue Eyes The Shit Version.
Nine Inch Nails - I love Hurt, so it really pains me to say this. But everything else they've produced has made me cringe. I'd be prepared to sacrifice Hurt (or hope Johnny Cash would come up with it by himself ) to lose the rest of their catalogue.
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Old August 22 2008, 05:29 PM   #22
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Iron Maiden-I grew up in the 70s-80s and this band was sooooooo overrated-can't stand their music, pretentious crap

Panic At the Disco-not even pretentious, just crap, bad spoken word poetry set to music

Morrissey-'nuff said, here! The granddad of emo, which is a self-pitying joke of a style

Brittany "Trailer Trash" Spears-if her life wasn't so screwed up we could just forget her, but she insists on staying in the news long after her shelf life has passed...

The entire deathmetal genre-incoherent, repetitious screaming is not music no matter how many electric basses you add or how fast you play them
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Old August 22 2008, 05:48 PM   #23
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Re: If you could erase five bands from ever having existed

The Beatles, the sound of them just grates on my ears,
Oasis, see above,
Girls Aloud, I've never wanted to slap so many fellow females,
Daniel O'Donnel, because he is the creepiest man in the world,
Babyshambles, because that Pete thing should have been put away long ago.
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Old August 22 2008, 05:53 PM   #24
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The Spice Girls
Girls Aloud
Take That
Boyzone
Westlife
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Old August 22 2008, 06:04 PM   #25
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Re: If you could erase five bands from ever having existed

Well, since I can't list Creed, Nickelback, the boy bands, and the girl trash...

Nirvana. The single most overrated pile of trash ever.

I can't think of anyone else, which just means I just ignored their drivel.
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Old August 22 2008, 07:22 PM   #26
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Re: If you could erase five bands from ever having existed

Beastie Boys
50 Cent
John Mellencamp
Sublime
Fall Out Boy
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Old August 22 2008, 10:03 PM   #27
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Re: If you could erase five bands from ever having existed

U2-IMO, Ireland's Nickleback
Dave Matthews Band-Gives Pot smokers a bad name
Hinder-They can fuck right off
The Pussycat Dolls-I don't like to throw the word nadir around, but I will use it here.
Bob Seeger-just pisses me off.
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Old August 22 2008, 10:15 PM   #28
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Re: If you could erase five bands from ever having existed

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Which ones would you pick? And try to make these lists interesting, i.e., not completely obvious choices that everyone hates anyway like Creed, Nickelback, or some Boiband, but bands that you hate and a lot of people like.

1. Bob Marley

2. The Who

3. The Eagles

4. Nirvana

5. Red Hot Chili Peppers
I don't even know who you are anymore.

I can't be limited to just bands, individual artists must be included. I'm fairly easy on music, like I am with movies and TV. I'll go with:

1. Elvis Costello and whatever his band was. The Attractions, maybe? Dreadful stuff.

2. Elvis Presley. Ugh. Hmmmm, maybe I don't like the name.

3. Dave Matthews Band.

4. Hootie and the Blowfish. They were so popular for a while and I never could stand them.

5. John Mayer. WTF is up with him? I think he's terrible and people seem to just LOVE him. Yuck.

I'm just going to pretend I didn't see anybody list The Beatles, The Eagles, Nirvana, The Who and Pink Floyd.
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Old August 22 2008, 10:56 PM   #29
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Re: If you could erase five bands from ever having existed

The Bee Gees
Suzanne Vega- My Name is Luka
Hanson
Marc Cohn-for some reason, I absolutely hate that "Walking in Memphis" song.
If this is indeed the genesis of rap, I'd have to agree with this:
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- The Sugar Hill Gang, so Rap would NEVER become mainstream or continue to exist. (And you old people all thought Disco sucked...)
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Old August 23 2008, 12:23 AM   #30
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Re: If you could erase five bands from ever having existed

Weird Al Yankovich
Rascal Flatts
Green Day (old Green Day...new Green Day is a little bit better)
Metallica
Coolio

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