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Wed May 2, 2012, 10:39 AM

Grand Funk Railroad - I'm Your Captain/Closer To Home

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Reply Grand Funk Railroad - I'm Your Captain/Closer To Home (Original post)
Swede May 2012 OP
Archae May 2012 #1
Swede May 2012 #2
bluesbassman May 2012 #3
hifiguy May 2012 #4
RebelOne May 2012 #5
Archae May 2012 #6
pipi_k May 2012 #8
ellie May 2012 #7
pipi_k May 2012 #9

Response to Swede (Original post)

Wed May 2, 2012, 10:48 AM

1. One of rock music's most boring and cliched tunes.

I mean, really.

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Response to Archae (Reply #1)

Wed May 2, 2012, 10:54 AM

2. I love it.

I mean,really.

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Response to Swede (Original post)

Wed May 2, 2012, 03:35 PM

3. Cool tune, one of my favorites. Now where's that matchbook to shove under the 8-track tape...

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Response to Swede (Original post)

Wed May 2, 2012, 03:39 PM

4. The best thing about that tune is Mel Schacher's

great rollin' and tumblin' bass guitar line.

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Response to Swede (Original post)

Wed May 2, 2012, 05:43 PM

5. This song should be dedicated to the captain of this ship.

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Response to Swede (Original post)

Wed May 2, 2012, 05:48 PM

6. I still call it stupid and boring.

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Dumb cliches for lyrics, and at the end he repeats "I'm getting closer to my home" about a dozen times.

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Response to Archae (Reply #6)

Thu May 3, 2012, 12:48 PM

8. I can't speak to the quality

of the song itself, but I do have a fondness for it for being popular during the very last innocent time of my life.

Hearing the song takes me right back to that time

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Response to Swede (Original post)

Thu May 3, 2012, 12:36 AM

7. I like this song!

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Response to Swede (Original post)

Thu May 3, 2012, 12:52 PM

9. Great memories

associated with that song, but one of my very GFR songs is...






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