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Flaxbee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-02-08 02:38 PM
Response to Reply #28
31. lol!
What is it about the Beatles?

Every time I see your DU name I think of Warren Zevon...
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  -OK, I know this is heresy to some, but I think Frank Sinatra's voice is one of the blandest, Flaxbee  Jun-02-08 12:47 PM   #0 
  - Get high or drunk and then listen to him  Droopy   Jun-02-08 12:50 PM   #1 
  - well, I've never been high, and I don't like feeling drunk, so  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 01:05 PM   #5 
  - You're missing nothing.  Fox Mulder   Jun-02-08 12:50 PM   #2 
  - thanks  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 01:06 PM   #6 
  - OK Flaxee  Parche   Jun-02-08 12:51 PM   #3 
  - hiya, Parche!  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 01:06 PM   #7 
  - His voice has no nuance. And it's flat, like he never got the hang of vibrato.  Dangerously Amused   Jun-02-08 12:51 PM   #4 
  - yeah, that's it. Flat  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 01:07 PM   #8 
  - He doesn't have much range. nt  Deep13   Jun-02-08 01:13 PM   #9 
  - then why is he considered to be such a god?  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:09 PM   #15 
     - Unkown.  Deep13   Jun-02-08 02:15 PM   #20 
        - Who?  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:21 PM   #25 
  - That's so weird! On Saturday I was in a bookstore that was playing a Frank Sinatra  grace0418   Jun-02-08 01:26 PM   #10 
  - I heard him this weekend, too, and  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:11 PM   #16 
     - Agreed. It's flat and has no charm (for me anyway). I like plenty of singers who  grace0418   Jun-02-08 03:26 PM   #37 
  - No flames here. I totally disagree, but everyone is entittled to their own opinion  Shine   Jun-02-08 01:28 PM   #11 
  - Oh, I agree with you completely, Shine - to each his/her own,  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:13 PM   #18 
     - I think his voice was smooth and his persona was hip.  Shine   Jun-02-08 02:41 PM   #33 
  - Actually, I agree with you.  CBHagman   Jun-02-08 01:47 PM   #12 
  - ....and Etta James and Nina Simone and Koko Taylor and Ruth Brown  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:14 PM   #19 
  - Ya know ya gonna get whacked for that , sweetheart  mitchum   Jun-02-08 01:59 PM   #13 
  - .  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:16 PM   #21 
  - Bennet was so much better  MissMillie   Jun-02-08 02:01 PM   #14 
  - :)  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:18 PM   #22 
  - Early Sinatra ca. 1937 - 1945  nathan hale   Jun-02-08 02:12 PM   #17 
  - what happened?  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:19 PM   #23 
     - I seem to recall...  CBHagman   Jun-02-08 11:24 PM   #53 
  - In my view, nothing.  Zavulon   Jun-02-08 02:21 PM   #24 
  - me, too  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:24 PM   #26 
     - I would rather  Zavulon   Jun-02-08 02:25 PM   #28 
        - lol!  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:38 PM   #31 
           - I wish I could explain it.  Zavulon   Jun-02-08 03:12 PM   #35 
              - I know what you mean about the Beatles  nathan hale   Jun-03-08 05:00 AM   #57 
                 - That would indicate, however, that  Zavulon   Jun-03-08 04:49 PM   #70 
  - I think what you describe as "bland" and "boring" is kinda  woofless   Jun-02-08 02:25 PM   #27 
  - I think that's what my brother in law likes about him -  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:37 PM   #30 
  - you honestly don't know?  grasswire   Jun-02-08 02:36 PM   #29 
  - no, I had no idea.  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 02:41 PM   #34 
  - Honestly, Mel Torme is the best singer of that era.  grasswire   Jun-02-08 02:39 PM   #32 
  - I should listen to Mel, too. Reminds me of Night Court -  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 04:41 PM   #44 
  - Very much agree....  SacredCow   Jun-03-08 08:30 AM   #64 
  - I think the only reason I like him over some others  jasonc   Jun-02-08 03:16 PM   #36 
  - my sister and brother in law like him for that reason, too --  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 04:41 PM   #45 
  - Hey, I don't care for his voice.  dbaker41   Jun-02-08 03:32 PM   #38 
  - Yep, cool and charismatic.  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 04:43 PM   #46 
  - Blasphemy  GoPsUx   Jun-02-08 03:39 PM   #39 
  - Oh God, I adore him too!  latebloomer   Jun-02-08 03:49 PM   #41 
  - I can certainly understand the memory connection -  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 04:46 PM   #48 
  - lol  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 04:40 PM   #43 
     - You are welcome  GoPsUx   Jun-02-08 04:45 PM   #47 
  - I don't like crooners at all.  Perragrande   Jun-02-08 03:43 PM   #40 
  - my mother loves / loved Johnny Mathis --  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 04:38 PM   #42 
  - Frank Sinatra, 1947  grasswire   Jun-02-08 05:02 PM   #49 
  - early Mel Torme  grasswire   Jun-02-08 05:03 PM   #50 
  - thank you, grasswire --  Flaxbee   Jun-02-08 05:23 PM   #51 
  - I like bad voices  House of Kewpie   Jun-02-08 06:38 PM   #52 
  - Yucky.  porcelain_doll   Jun-02-08 11:25 PM   #54 
  - I'm not a big Frank fan either. For crooners, give me Dean Martin  grannylib   Jun-03-08 12:04 AM   #55 
  - For crooners, give me Eddie Fisher. nt  raccoon   Jun-03-08 08:03 AM   #59 
  - I absolutely agree  Skittles   Jun-03-08 12:24 AM   #56 
  - I totally agree, and I think he looks like a little weasel. I don't see  raccoon   Jun-03-08 08:01 AM   #58 
  - Hmm, nobody responded to that. Remember in "The Godfather," the character  raccoon   Jun-03-08 09:17 AM   #65 
  - I like Dean Martin better.  graywarrior   Jun-03-08 08:06 AM   #60 
  - As do I.  Left Is Write   Jun-03-08 08:26 AM   #62 
     - Yes, it is.  graywarrior   Jun-03-08 08:30 AM   #63 
  - You're right.  Left Is Write   Jun-03-08 08:25 AM   #61 
  - His "delivery"  MonkeyFunk   Jun-03-08 09:31 AM   #66 
  - I never liked him either-- just another club crooner, but...  TreasonousBastard   Jun-03-08 09:37 AM   #67 
  - So, I listened to the youtube links provided by GoPsUx and grasswire --  Flaxbee   Jun-03-08 11:16 AM   #68 
  - I love his voice  mvd   Jun-03-08 02:06 PM   #69 
  - I once had a dream  latebloomer   Jun-03-08 05:12 PM   #71 
 

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