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    Whoa! :horns

    Whoa! :horns
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    I wasn't an Outfield fan, but Lewis' pipes were...

    I wasn't an Outfield fan, but Lewis' pipes were Jon Anderson Part Deux!

    What's the c.o.d.!? He was only 62. Damn. RIP.
  3. Can't wait to hear her take on "Fight Fire With...

    Can't wait to hear her take on "Fight Fire With Fire." :D
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    I like Daryl, but ...

    I like Daryl, but

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    That is exactly what the final posthumous Ronnie...

    That is exactly what the final posthumous Ronnie Montrose album, titled 10x10, turned out to be: ten different vocalists on ten songs.

    Go figure.
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    Email Music Glue. There is a possibility it could...

    Email Music Glue. There is a possibility it could have been returned to them.
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    I knew about Smyth but not Perry. The singer Ed...

    I knew about Smyth but not Perry. The singer Ed should have checked out after Sammy left is Jeff Scott Soto (who was so wrong for Journey, but would've been perfect for VH).
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    What the?! Steve Perry: "Eddie Van Halen...

    What the?!

    Steve Perry: "Eddie Van Halen Approached Me After David Lee Roth Left Van Halen"

    https://consequenceofsound.net/2020/10/steve-perry-eddie-van-halen/
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    That was a trip.

    That was a trip.
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    Yuuup!

    Yuuup!
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    They better throw in the AC adapter.

    They better throw in the AC adapter.
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    Wolf wanted the album to have no ballads, no soft...

    Wolf wanted the album to have no ballads, no soft tunes. In a tweet, he said he lobbied hard to make "She's the Woman" the lead single/video, but that didn't happen.
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    We're not in France, bruh. :lol 14487

    We're not in France, bruh. :lol

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    Dave uses a b*** plug! :lol

    Dave uses a b*** plug! :lol
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    Between Dave and Sam, it's not Sam who's...

    Between Dave and Sam, it's not Sam who's straining! :lol
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    I like the Schon/Hammer albums. The songs are...

    I like the Schon/Hammer albums. The songs are fine, but the instrumentals are way better.



    Poser! :lol
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    The one big problem I remember Sammy and/or Neal...

    The one big problem I remember Sammy and/or Neal saying with regard to HSAS was Michael Shrieve. He's a great drummer, but he's not a power drummer.

    They had to turn all of Michael's drum mics...
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    Trios grow on trees up there! Sounds interesting....

    Trios grow on trees up there! Sounds interesting. I'll look 'em up.
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    HSAS is better than all the Perry-Journey albums...

    HSAS is better than all the Perry-Journey albums combined. You'll dig it.
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    Word. Between Sam and Gary Pihl, the band didn't...

    Word. Between Sam and Gary Pihl, the band didn't lack for guitar acrobatics. And they're tasteful players. They're not "Whammy Riders of the Purple Sage"! :lol

    Sam's one of those lead...
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    HSAS is a fantastic record. I like it as much as...

    HSAS is a fantastic record. I like it as much as anything from Van Halen or Montrose. It's a real kick in the nads.

    That Three Lock Box concert MTV aired is on YT. That's another thing that's...
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    ^You can get the fairly recent Japanese reissue...

    ^You can get the fairly recent Japanese reissue of that for peanuts, too!
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    M2M is a Hagar classic that now seems lost on the...

    M2M is a Hagar classic that now seems lost on the Van Halen crowd, which is too bad. It has an eclectic vibe and some great players. Sam knew Mickey Hart in those days (they were neighbors), so he's...
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    You mean you've never heard that before!? :lol...

    You mean you've never heard that before!? :lol Sammy's been called that since, oh, something like 2003, if not earlier!
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    Stop Talking and Make Some Sense, Head

    Stop Talking and Make Some Sense, Head
  28. Awesome!

    Awesome!
  29. It's very well-recorded. I think "That Was Me"...

    It's very well-recorded. I think "That Was Me" might be one of the coolest songs they've ever done. I know that sounds funny but I love that song! :lol
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    Sure I did. Posts 155/158.

    Sure I did. Posts 155/158.
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    One more time: Ed shaved his head before that....

    One more time: Ed shaved his head before that. His hair grew back in time for the video. :lol



    I was disappointed. I still think 5150 is much better.
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    Not opinion – fact! It's always amused me to see...

    Not opinion – fact! It's always amused me to see DLR referred to as a quasi-philosopher in contrast to "dumb Sam and his 24/7 party mentality." Sam did dumb down his lyrics. He got away from the...
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    You mean it's interesting all the way up to the...

    You mean it's interesting all the way up to the Bullet Boys chapters, right? ;)
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    I understand the material for Cherone's sophomore...

    I understand the material for Cherone's sophomore outing was much stronger.
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    The very few times I happen across FM during a...

    The very few times I happen across FM during a work week, the usual suspects are "Runnin' with the Devil," "Ain't Talkin' Bout Love," "Everybody Wants Some," "I'll Wait," "Dreams," "Finish What Ya...
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    Balance is far and away a better album than III....

    Balance is far and away a better album than III. (I never liked that they called it III, either. That was silly.)
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    Same time period. Balance. Reportedly, his hair...

    Same time period. Balance. Reportedly, his hair had grown back but he was keeping it short for the time, and he'd grown a beard.

    Again, those were just the first two takes I heard.
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    The first takes I heard about Ed's hair were...

    The first takes I heard about Ed's hair were (first, Ed's) he "lost a bet" and shaved his head, and (second, Sam's) then that he'd had a breakdown in front of Sam, whipped out some clippers and...
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    I wouldn't say 5150 gets zero love. It was a big...

    I wouldn't say 5150 gets zero love. It was a big hit, a huge seller. And that line-up did get a live video and then a live album from a subsequent tour, and the previous one got neither until ADKoT....
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    I haven't read Renoff's Templeman bio (I do have...

    I haven't read Renoff's Templeman bio (I do have Van Halen Rising, which is great), but IIRC Ted only considered calling Sammy when he seriously doubted Dave's ability to be consistent. Sammy was...
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    For s/he who needs just one more piece o' gear! ...

    For s/he who needs just one more piece o' gear!

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    https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/how-...

    https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/how-did-eddie-van-halen-learn-to-play-guitar-1074216/
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    He's a couple years away from being "all talk...

    He's a couple years away from being "all talk radio, only talk radio." One of those.
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    That usually results in ...

    That usually results in

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    You know, that remake of The Magnificent Seven*...

    You know, that remake of The Magnificent Seven* wasn't that bad.

    (*Wait, do you think I mean the movie or the song by The Clash?)
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    GG was just using that as an example. "Not the...

    GG was just using that as an example. "Not the greatest / overrated / isn't as good as Holdsworth / Emerson / Hackett / Ringo" — it's all in there, like a magician's bag of tricks. :lol
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    Ah, so that applies to Rush and Neil Peart, too...

    Ah, so that applies to Rush and Neil Peart, too (etc.). Check. :up:lol
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    See what I mean? :lol

    See what I mean? :lol
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    Amateur hour. Try telling anybody, and I mean...

    Amateur hour. Try telling anybody, and I mean anybody, the Beatles are overrated! :lol
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    Unless something shows up out of the aether and blows us away, it probably will be the year's best. Probably TSR, Wakeman's The Red Planet and the new Ozrics, in that order.
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    According to this article, Eddie played a solo...

    According to this article, Eddie played a solo for "Evil Eye," the closing song on Black Sabbath's Cross Purposes, which apparently wasn't used (?). :O
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    Fig's the drummer. He played for Ace Frehley. The...

    Fig's the drummer. He played for Ace Frehley. The guitarist at the time was Sid McGinnis, and I agree. All the guys had sheet music out, too, which was something you almost never saw.
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    Anton Fig is no slouch.

    Anton Fig is no slouch.
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    Those tracks are groovy. I'm buying it, either...

    Those tracks are groovy. I'm buying it, either way.
  57. This album is kicking my ass. I love "Nightmare...

    This album is kicking my ass. I love "Nightmare Epiphany"!
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    Well, that's easy. :lol:up

    Well, that's easy. :lol:up
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    Where do I sign up for douchebaggery!?

    Where do I sign up for douchebaggery!?
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    :rofl

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