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 Post subject: Re: Unpopular Music Opinions
PostPosted: Wed October 05, 2016 3:28 pm 
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The Replacements have got to be one of the most difficult bands to get into posthumously.

The albums with good songs have shitty production, and the albums with decent production have (mostly) shitty songs. Fatal combo.

I have the exact same problem with Bob Mould/Husker Du.


I have this problem with most music from the 80s tbh.

Do you like 80s or 90s R.E.M.?


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rick malone wrote:
tmcs wrote:
tragabigzanda wrote:
tmcs wrote:
The Replacements have got to be one of the most difficult bands to get into posthumously.

The albums with good songs have shitty production, and the albums with decent production have (mostly) shitty songs. Fatal combo.

I have the exact same problem with Bob Mould/Husker Du.


I have this problem with most music from the 80s tbh.

Do you like 80s or 90s R.E.M.?

Or Talking Heads? Or Tom Waits?


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PostPosted: Wed October 05, 2016 3:37 pm 
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durdencommatyler wrote:
rick malone wrote:
tmcs wrote:
tragabigzanda wrote:
tmcs wrote:
The Replacements have got to be one of the most difficult bands to get into posthumously.

The albums with good songs have shitty production, and the albums with decent production have (mostly) shitty songs. Fatal combo.

I have the exact same problem with Bob Mould/Husker Du.


I have this problem with most music from the 80s tbh.

Do you like 80s or 90s R.E.M.?

Or Talking Heads? Or Tom Waits?

REM, Talking Heads, and Tom Waits all have 80s albums that sound awesome.


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tragabigzanda wrote:
durdencommatyler wrote:
rick malone wrote:
tmcs wrote:
tragabigzanda wrote:
tmcs wrote:
The Replacements have got to be one of the most difficult bands to get into posthumously.

The albums with good songs have shitty production, and the albums with decent production have (mostly) shitty songs. Fatal combo.

I have the exact same problem with Bob Mould/Husker Du.


I have this problem with most music from the 80s tbh.

Do you like 80s or 90s R.E.M.?

Or Talking Heads? Or Tom Waits?

REM, Talking Heads, and Tom Waits all have 80s albums that sound awesome.

aw huh


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rick malone wrote:
tmcs wrote:
tragabigzanda wrote:
tmcs wrote:
The Replacements have got to be one of the most difficult bands to get into posthumously.

The albums with good songs have shitty production, and the albums with decent production have (mostly) shitty songs. Fatal combo.

I have the exact same problem with Bob Mould/Husker Du.


I have this problem with most music from the 80s tbh.

Do you like 80s or 90s R.E.M.?


I've always liked 90s REM (I was 14 when Monster came out), but it took a LONG time for their 80s albums to click with me.


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tmcs wrote:
tragabigzanda wrote:
tmcs wrote:
The Replacements have got to be one of the most difficult bands to get into posthumously.

The albums with good songs have shitty production, and the albums with decent production have (mostly) shitty songs. Fatal combo.

I have the exact same problem with Bob Mould/Husker Du.


I have this problem with most music from the 80s tbh.

Just start with let it be, then hootenany. you'll be so hooked you wont care about production on Tim. Some amazing songs on there. Pleased to meet me is fantastic.

you shut the fuck up. Is basically what im getting at.


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 Post subject: Re: Unpopular Music Opinions
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tmcs wrote:
rick malone wrote:
tmcs wrote:
tragabigzanda wrote:
tmcs wrote:
The Replacements have got to be one of the most difficult bands to get into posthumously.

The albums with good songs have shitty production, and the albums with decent production have (mostly) shitty songs. Fatal combo.

I have the exact same problem with Bob Mould/Husker Du.


I have this problem with most music from the 80s tbh.

Do you like 80s or 90s R.E.M.?


I've always liked 90s REM (I was 14 when Monster came out), but it took a LONG time for their 80s albums to click with me.

Interesting, I'd say most Pearl Jam fans would be similar.

Also, I wouldn't expect a big Husker Du fan who was a teenager in the 80s to become a Pearl Jam fan.


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Strat wrote:
tmcs wrote:
tragabigzanda wrote:
tmcs wrote:
The Replacements have got to be one of the most difficult bands to get into posthumously.

The albums with good songs have shitty production, and the albums with decent production have (mostly) shitty songs. Fatal combo.

I have the exact same problem with Bob Mould/Husker Du.


I have this problem with most music from the 80s tbh.

Just start with let it be, then hootenany. you'll be so hooked you wont care about production on Tim. Some amazing songs on there. Pleased to meet me is fantastic.

you shut the fuck up. Is basically what im getting at.


:D I'll try that. I'm reading "Trouble Boys" now and am determined to make the band stick this time.


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 Post subject: Re: Unpopular Music Opinions
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tmcs wrote:
Strat wrote:
tmcs wrote:
tragabigzanda wrote:
tmcs wrote:
The Replacements have got to be one of the most difficult bands to get into posthumously.

The albums with good songs have shitty production, and the albums with decent production have (mostly) shitty songs. Fatal combo.

I have the exact same problem with Bob Mould/Husker Du.


I have this problem with most music from the 80s tbh.

Just start with let it be, then hootenany. you'll be so hooked you wont care about production on Tim. Some amazing songs on there. Pleased to meet me is fantastic.

you shut the fuck up. Is basically what im getting at.


:D I'll try that. I'm reading "Trouble Boys" now and am determined to make the band stick this time.

The first album i head wsa Tim and it took me awhile.

If you are even remotely interested, i can all but guarantee you will come around and absolutely be floored by their music.


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 Post subject: Re: Unpopular Music Opinions
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I find The Cure to be excruciatingly annoying.


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 Post subject: Re: Unpopular Music Opinions
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Take it to the Dumb Opinions That Make Me Want to Punch You thread, pal

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I'm fully aware I'm in the vast minority here. I like one or two songs, but anything beyond that...


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 Post subject: Re: Unpopular Music Opinions
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I'm fully aware I'm in the vast minority here. I like one or two songs, but anything beyond that...

I like The Cure, but I mostly feel that way toward The Smiths.

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 Post subject: Re: Unpopular Music Opinions
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but mostly its because I hate Morrissey. The band is alright.

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Saw Coal Chamber 3 or 4 times by accident.


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bodysnatcher wrote:
I find The Cure to be excruciatingly annoying.


Yeah, i kinda agree. I like a few songs here and there, but they never grabbed my attention. Morrissey too.

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Neither band is my cup of tea either. I don't know their catalogs very deeply but from what I know the surface elements just don't appeal to me.


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The Cure and Morrissey and The Smiths are all great

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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
The Cure and Morrissey and The Smiths are all great


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The Cure is great, the Smiths/Morrissey are overrated.


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BurtReynolds wrote:
bodysnatcher wrote:
I'm fully aware I'm in the vast minority here. I like one or two songs, but anything beyond that...

I like The Cure, but I mostly feel that way toward The Smiths.


Oh man, yeah, I really dislike the Smiths / Morrissey


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