You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #8: Exactly [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU
Squeech Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-22-05 01:32 PM
Response to Original message
8. Exactly
Thanks for this list, I'm proud to say I have records by at least 10% of these artistes.

It is not much remembered, for example, that Johnny Rotten wanted the Sex Pistols to sound more like Captain Beefheart. But there was a staunch avant-gardist strain in punk, coming from many quarters. I got to talk to Tom Verlaine once, who compared one of Television's songs to Schoenberg. And it worked the other way too-- when my favorite band on this list, Henry Cow, broke up, their keyboard player started a punk band called The Work.

Now I gotta take out my L. Voag album... man, those were the days!
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
  -Ladies and Gentlemen: The Nurse With Wound List: RandomKoolzip  Jun-22-05 01:17 PM   #0 
  - ANAL MAGIC & REVEREND DWIGHT FRIZZELL  DS1   Jun-22-05 01:21 PM   #1 
  - I'll trade you my first born son for it.  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 01:25 PM   #3 
     - No, sorry  DS1   Jun-22-05 01:26 PM   #4 
     - You can try this:  Misunderestimator   Jun-22-05 01:29 PM   #7 
        - Wow, I had no idea it had been re-ished on CD!  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 01:42 PM   #10 
           - LOL... I never miss an opportunity...  Misunderestimator   Jun-22-05 01:44 PM   #11 
  - Steven Stapleton did a pretty interesting performance  swag   Jun-22-05 01:22 PM   #2 
  - dupe/double post  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 01:27 PM   #5 
  - IMO, since the NWW/Current 93/etc. crew embraced electronica...  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 01:27 PM   #6 
  - Exactly  Squeech   Jun-22-05 01:32 PM   #8 
  - It's also been forgotten that major labels used to traffic in the avant  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 01:40 PM   #9 
     - I say  Squeech   Jun-22-05 02:08 PM   #13 
  - Nice  GirlinContempt   Jun-22-05 01:45 PM   #12 
  - Is that a typo?  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 03:27 PM   #14 
     - No  GirlinContempt   Jun-22-05 03:36 PM   #15 
        - Be honest? Allrighty then:  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 03:42 PM   #16 
           - Thanks, Humpty  GirlinContempt   Jun-22-05 03:46 PM   #17 
           - The real question is  GirlinContempt   Jun-22-05 03:51 PM   #18 
              - Sure did. And I drank that bottle of Hennessy you had on your shelf.  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 03:53 PM   #19 
                 - RKz  GirlinContempt   Jun-22-05 03:55 PM   #21 
                 - Would you still love me if I told you that I like my oatmeal lumpy?  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 04:13 PM   #24 
                    - I would even love you  GirlinContempt   Jun-22-05 04:30 PM   #26 
                 - But you actually DID grab me in the biscuits.  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jun-22-05 03:55 PM   #22 
                    - After you told the judge to "Duwhatchalike," your appeal got  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 04:14 PM   #25 
  - Yawn. Boring!  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jun-22-05 03:54 PM   #20 
  - You're right.  RandomKoolzip   Jun-22-05 04:11 PM   #23 
  - It makes me very happy  asthmaticeog   Jun-22-05 04:35 PM   #27 

Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC