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Squeech Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-22-05 01:32 PM
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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!
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  -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 
 

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