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Condem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Feb-06-09 09:20 PM
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12. Wall of Voodoo, mcctatas
The great Standard Ridgeway. Great call!
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  -Underrated Rock & Roll Bands. Any era. Give me three. Condem  Feb-06-09 08:50 PM   #0 
  - The 80's.  happyiowan   Feb-06-09 09:06 PM   #1 
  - The 80's  mcctatas   Feb-06-09 09:08 PM   #2 
  - Wall of Voodoo, mcctatas  Condem   Feb-06-09 09:20 PM   #12 
  - good choices!  tigereye   Feb-07-09 08:47 AM   #40 
  - Johnette Napolitano  southpaw   Feb-07-09 10:05 AM   #47 
     - And now she's Secretary of Homeland Security!  SoxFan   Feb-07-09 10:56 AM   #52 
     - Amazing how careers take unexpected avenues...  southpaw   Feb-07-09 11:20 AM   #54 
     - I love DU  Adenoid_Hynkel   Feb-09-09 12:58 AM   #169 
     - right, thanks. Roseanne Cash once said she loved Napolitano's voice, which  tigereye   Feb-07-09 05:08 PM   #94 
  - I'll second Wall of Voodoo, and raise you Savage Republic  DBoon   Feb-07-09 01:45 PM   #76 
  - The 80's  Forkboy   Feb-06-09 09:12 PM   #3 
  - Anything goes, Fork.  Condem   Feb-06-09 09:15 PM   #8 
  - Mmm, Crass.  ghostsofgiants   Feb-07-09 12:05 PM   #65 
  - The 60s British Rock  elshiva   Feb-06-09 09:13 PM   #4 
  - Love the Zombies. Fantastic band!  DevonRex   Feb-07-09 12:35 PM   #67 
  - The 80s  Tom Kitten   Feb-06-09 09:13 PM   #5 
  - The 90's  Forkboy   Feb-06-09 09:13 PM   #6 
  - Scrawl - 90s and still out there  tigereye   Feb-07-09 08:49 AM   #42 
  - The '70s  Oeditpus Rex   Feb-06-09 09:14 PM   #7 
  - the 70s  Tom Kitten   Feb-06-09 09:17 PM   #9 
  - The 70's  Forkboy   Feb-06-09 09:18 PM   #10 
  - The 60's.  Condem   Feb-06-09 09:18 PM   #11 
  - The 70's  Condem   Feb-06-09 09:22 PM   #13 
  - I think you misread the question...  southpaw   Feb-07-09 10:08 AM   #48 
  - The 90's  happyiowan   Feb-06-09 09:28 PM   #14 
  - Wow.  Condem   Feb-06-09 09:34 PM   #16 
  - Eisley (2000s), The Black Keys (2000s), Wet Willie (1970s).  jobycom   Feb-06-09 09:34 PM   #15 
  - Wet Willie, jobycom  Condem   Feb-06-09 09:36 PM   #17 
  - Is that good, bad, or undifferent?  jobycom   Feb-06-09 09:53 PM   #20 
     - The Great Capricorn label.  Condem   Feb-07-09 07:53 AM   #36 
  - Completely agree on Eisley  mvd   Feb-06-09 10:22 PM   #22 
  - From the 60's  Ikonoklast   Feb-06-09 09:41 PM   #18 
  - Nice call Ikonoklast. Interesting that all three of those bands  bluesbassman   Feb-06-09 09:51 PM   #19 
  - Wishbone Ash  Doc_Technical   Feb-06-09 09:58 PM   #21 
  - "Argus" is my all-time favorite record.  EastTennesseeDem   Feb-06-09 10:30 PM   #24 
  - Is it ok to pick from different eras?  mvd   Feb-06-09 10:26 PM   #23 
  - Kinks are easily the most underrated of the 60s  Adenoid_Hynkel   Feb-09-09 01:00 AM   #170 
  - Leftover Salmon! The Radiators! (90's) The Tubes (70s-80s)  Bennyboy   Feb-06-09 10:58 PM   #25 
  - 3  enigmatic   Feb-06-09 11:56 PM   #26 
  - From the '60s  Blue_In_AK   Feb-07-09 12:32 AM   #27 
  - 60.s Dave Clark Five, The Hollies, The Thirteenth Floor Eleveators  Tuesday Afternoon   Feb-07-09 12:48 AM   #28 
  - 90s  deucemagnet   Feb-07-09 01:06 AM   #29 
  - 90's  Tabasco_Dave   Feb-07-09 01:07 AM   #30 
  - a couple I've rediscovered in the past year  hyphenate   Feb-07-09 01:15 AM   #31 
  - The Raiders were awesome; I read one reviewer who said that they were one of the first  blondeatlast   Feb-07-09 10:27 AM   #50 
  - Totally agree about Paul Revere and the Raiders...  Tikki   Feb-07-09 12:00 PM   #62 
  - Concrete Blonde, The Wedding Present, Big Country  JCMach1   Feb-07-09 07:10 AM   #32 
  - Uncle Tupelo, Arcwelder and Walt Mink. The early 90s.  ogneopasno   Feb-07-09 07:17 AM   #33 
  - Lynyrd Skynyrd is the most under-rated band of all-time  taterguy   Feb-07-09 07:18 AM   #34 
  - If they're in the Hall of Fame, taterguy...  Condem   Feb-07-09 07:49 AM   #35 
     - The Hall of Fame is just a marketing scam  taterguy   Feb-07-09 07:53 AM   #37 
        - I think if you ask the artists in the Hall, they'd say...  Condem   Feb-07-09 07:55 AM   #38 
           - Of course they're gonna say that, it helps them sell more records, er, MP3s  taterguy   Feb-07-09 08:01 AM   #39 
              - A wee bit cynical about the business, tater.  Condem   Feb-07-09 05:55 PM   #96 
                 - I'm mostly cynical about the R'n'R Hall of Fame  taterguy   Feb-08-09 06:39 AM   #132 
                    - Never been, myself, tater.  Condem   Feb-08-09 09:05 AM   #137 
  - The 80's...  Va Lefty   Feb-07-09 08:48 AM   #41 
  - Late 80s/ early 90s. Trip Shakespear, The Judybats.  leeroysphitz   Feb-07-09 08:54 AM   #43 
  - I love the Judybats.  Arugula Latte   Feb-07-09 07:43 PM   #107 
  - Swear to God you're the only other person I've ever known who has heard of the Judybats.  ogneopasno   Feb-07-09 09:11 PM   #109 
  - I attended a Judybats show in Houston.  peekaloo   Feb-08-09 08:15 AM   #135 
  - The Only Ones, Television, Charlie Pickett and the Eggs  mitchum   Feb-07-09 09:29 AM   #44 
  - Good call on Television.  ghostsofgiants   Feb-07-09 11:28 AM   #56 
  - Gentle Giant, Camel, Commander Cody and the Lost Planet Airmen  HopeHoops   Feb-07-09 09:50 AM   #45 
  - 60s-70s: The Hollies. 80's: Fishbone, The Waitresses. nt  blondeatlast   Feb-07-09 10:04 AM   #46 
  - Good call on all three  Richardo   Feb-07-09 11:54 AM   #59 
  - Sixties (adding to my previous): Paul Revere and the Raiders.  blondeatlast   Feb-07-09 10:08 AM   #49 
  - Dream Syndicate, Translator, The Skids  SoxFan   Feb-07-09 10:55 AM   #51 
  - '60's-'70's: Orpheus, Iron Butterfly*; '70's: Nektar  last_texas_dem   Feb-07-09 11:13 AM   #53 
  - 60s and 90s  Dystopian   Feb-07-09 11:21 AM   #55 
  - Yes Spooky Tooth!  NOW tense   Feb-07-09 06:00 PM   #100 
     - Spooky Tooth gave us Gary Wright.  Condem   Feb-07-09 07:34 PM   #104 
     - I don't hold it against them. n/t  NOW tense   Feb-08-09 09:45 AM   #138 
     - Yes! They did some great covers....  Dystopian   Feb-07-09 09:26 PM   #110 
  - 60's : The Box Tops, The Robbs and The Fugs  abq e streeter   Feb-07-09 11:50 AM   #57 
  - A few decades worth... (Updated with videos!)  ghostsofgiants   Feb-07-09 11:51 AM   #58 
  - There are sooo many...here are a few, say....  Tikki   Feb-07-09 11:54 AM   #60 
  - 90's  rucky   Feb-07-09 11:56 AM   #61 
  - High five for Fugazi!  ghostsofgiants   Feb-07-09 12:01 PM   #63 
  - 80s - Triumph, April Wine, The Call, Split Enz, Red Rider, The Fixx.  Lady Effingbroke   Feb-07-09 12:05 PM   #64 
  - must be Canadian  blockhead   Feb-07-09 02:32 PM   #88 
  - 90s: Del Amitri, Crowded House, Toad the Wet Sprocket. 60s: Buffalo Springfield.  DevonRex   Feb-07-09 12:23 PM   #66 
  - Another 90s: Live.  DevonRex   Feb-07-09 12:37 PM   #68 
  - I'm not a huge fan, but I saw them play a few years ago.  ghostsofgiants   Feb-07-09 12:39 PM   #69 
  - They are pretty good in concert. All the bands I listed are great  DevonRex   Feb-07-09 12:42 PM   #70 
  - Agreed.  Left Is Write   Feb-07-09 10:09 PM   #114 
  - (80s) Comsat Angels, The Sound, Wild Swans  no name no slogan   Feb-07-09 12:43 PM   #71 
  - Unheard of unless you count that The Edge from U2 "borrowed" heavily from Comsat Angels' sound.  ghostsofgiants   Feb-07-09 12:53 PM   #72 
     - Yes that's a VERY diplomatic way to put it!  no name no slogan   Feb-07-09 12:55 PM   #73 
        - Less diplomatic: U2 made that sound suck.  ghostsofgiants   Feb-07-09 01:22 PM   #74 
           - OFFS  SoxFan   Feb-07-09 02:16 PM   #83 
           - I don't like their early stuff either.  ghostsofgiants   Feb-07-09 02:18 PM   #84 
           - I thought they sucked from the beginning...more Velveeta than Velvets  mitchum   Feb-07-09 03:15 PM   #91 
              - "more Velveeta than Velvets"  ghostsofgiants   Feb-07-09 06:29 PM   #103 
           - BOOYAH!!!  no name no slogan   Feb-07-09 02:25 PM   #87 
  - 60's - Steppenwolf, Blue Cheer, Fugs  DBoon   Feb-07-09 01:43 PM   #75 
  - The Fugs were utterly unique; a case can definitely be made for 1st alt-rock group  abq e streeter   Feb-07-09 02:09 PM   #79 
  - ''she had a pushup bra made from the eyelids of an elephant...''  Gabi Hayes   Feb-08-09 08:38 PM   #160 
  - I almost named the Fugs above in my three.  Blue_In_AK   Feb-07-09 02:40 PM   #89 
  - 80's: Suburban Lawns  DBoon   Feb-07-09 01:48 PM   #77 
  - '70s - Hawkwind  DBoon   Feb-07-09 01:49 PM   #78 
  - Who was in Suburban Lawns? I know Richard Hell's mother. nt  Captain Hilts   Feb-08-09 12:14 PM   #149 
     - Su Tissue, Vex Billngsgate, Chuck Roast , Frank Ennui  DBoon   Feb-08-09 07:15 PM   #158 
  - the 20th & early 21st century  phaseolus   Feb-07-09 02:11 PM   #80 
  - haven't read every post, but has anyone mentioned The Replacements yet?  abq e streeter   Feb-07-09 02:12 PM   #81 
  - No--and kudos to you for doing so. nt  blondeatlast   Feb-07-09 02:20 PM   #85 
  - Seconded, plus their musical cousins The Neighborhoods!  Rhythm   Feb-08-09 09:34 PM   #164 
  - (60's) Fairport Convention, Pentangle, Incredible String Band  greendog   Feb-07-09 02:13 PM   #82 
  - I loved the Incredible String Band.  Blue_In_AK   Feb-07-09 02:41 PM   #90 
  - 70s:  Richardo   Feb-07-09 02:22 PM   #86 
  - Good choices, House of Freaks were great!  atomic-fly   Feb-07-09 03:37 PM   #92 
  - Was that case ever solved?  Coventina   Feb-07-09 04:20 PM   #93 
     - yes it was  atomic-fly   Feb-07-09 06:00 PM   #99 
        - Thanks. Gosh, it was a story so horrible, beyond belief almost.  Coventina   Feb-07-09 06:05 PM   #101 
           - Whoa folks!  Condem   Feb-07-09 07:37 PM   #105 
              - Bryan and his entire family (wife & kids) were murdered in their home  Coventina   Feb-08-09 06:41 AM   #133 
                 - I had NO idea, Coventina.  Condem   Feb-08-09 08:20 AM   #136 
                    - Sorry to be the bearer of such horrible news.  Coventina   Feb-08-09 10:59 AM   #140 
                       - Googled it for the details.  Condem   Feb-08-09 11:28 AM   #142 
                          - The part of the story that haunts me the most  Coventina   Feb-08-09 12:08 PM   #147 
                             - Not explained in the details, Coventina.  Condem   Feb-08-09 12:21 PM   #150 
                                - I believe it was random, they were on a killing spree.  Coventina   Feb-08-09 12:38 PM   #153 
                                   - Just incredible.  Condem   Feb-08-09 01:49 PM   #155 
  - 60's Local Band  grilled onions   Feb-07-09 05:51 PM   #95 
  - Phil Collins, Huey Lewis and Whitney Houston  MrPerson   Feb-07-09 05:57 PM   #97 
  - boomtown rats and in many ways Kate Bush  dembotoz   Feb-07-09 06:00 PM   #98 
  - My 3  NOW tense   Feb-07-09 06:29 PM   #102 
  - Yes -- The Chameleons. That would have been one of mine.  Arugula Latte   Feb-07-09 07:39 PM   #106 
  - The Tubes. The "Full House"-era J Geils Band. The Frampton-Marriott Humble Pie.  Amerigo Vespucci   Feb-07-09 07:58 PM   #108 
  - The Tubes, Amerigo  Condem   Feb-07-09 10:30 PM   #116 
  - The 80s: The Jesus and Mary Chain, The Hothouse Flowers, and Crowded House  fishwax   Feb-07-09 09:41 PM   #111 
  - I always thought Hothouse Flowers were underrated too. I quite liked them.  Left Is Write   Feb-07-09 10:08 PM   #113 
  - The 70's  lifesbeautifulmagic   Feb-07-09 10:06 PM   #112 
  - 80s and beyond: The BoDeans.  Left Is Write   Feb-07-09 10:10 PM   #115 
  - Radiation Therapy - right friggen NOW!  RadiationTherapy   Feb-07-09 10:31 PM   #117 
  - Late 80s early 90s  electricmonk   Feb-07-09 10:32 PM   #118 
  - Fleetwood Mac, Concrete Blonde, The Sisters of Mercy.  Lyric   Feb-07-09 10:40 PM   #119 
  - Seriously, Lyric  Condem   Feb-07-09 10:42 PM   #120 
     - Maybe the view of them is different elsewhere, but in my area  Lyric   Feb-07-09 10:54 PM   #121 
        - Well, I better break the news to you gently, Lyric  Condem   Feb-07-09 10:57 PM   #122 
           - West Virginia  Lyric   Feb-07-09 10:59 PM   #124 
              - So, what do you hear, there?  Condem   Feb-07-09 11:04 PM   #125 
                 - Lots of bluegrass, small local bands, some mainstream pop and rock.  Lyric   Feb-07-09 11:08 PM   #126 
                    - No different than the rest of the country, Lyric  Condem   Feb-07-09 11:14 PM   #128 
  - KISS.  Skip Intro   Feb-07-09 10:57 PM   #123 
  - I agree with you.  Jetboy   Feb-08-09 12:36 PM   #152 
  - RUSH sucks. eom.  madinmaryland   Feb-07-09 11:13 PM   #127 
  - Rush does not suck. eom  Skip Intro   Feb-08-09 01:31 AM   #129 
     - Yes they do. eom  ghostsofgiants   Feb-08-09 11:30 AM   #143 
  - Quicksilver Messenger Service  Mendocino   Feb-08-09 05:41 AM   #130 
  - Here's Mine  ProfessorGAC   Feb-08-09 05:47 AM   #131 
  - 90s  Urban Prairie   Feb-08-09 07:56 AM   #134 
  - I used to love I Mother Earth back in the day.  ghostsofgiants   Feb-08-09 11:33 AM   #144 
  - My 3:  Jetboy   Feb-08-09 10:02 AM   #139 
  - 80's..Power Station and Aldo Nova....  carlyhippy   Feb-08-09 11:00 AM   #141 
  - The great Marshall Crenshaw.  happyiowan   Feb-08-09 11:38 AM   #145 
  - A Few More 90s  Urban Prairie   Feb-08-09 11:56 AM   #146 
  - LOVED XTC. I think Blondie is actually under-rated. nt  Captain Hilts   Feb-08-09 12:13 PM   #148 
  - and underrated in Blondie is Clem Burke  Adenoid_Hynkel   Feb-09-09 12:46 AM   #166 
  - 80s-90s  Urban Prairie   Feb-08-09 12:34 PM   #151 
  - 90's ... Sponge, Rancid, and Soul Asylum; underappreciated by my generation anyway (I'm 57)  abq e streeter   Feb-08-09 01:25 PM   #154 
  - Amanda Marshall , The Aquabats, Chantal Kreviazuk  ACTION BASTARD   Feb-08-09 06:30 PM   #156 
  - 70's....The Runaways, Van Halen, Led Zepplen  carlyhippy   Feb-08-09 07:01 PM   #157 
  - '50s - Link Wray  DBoon   Feb-08-09 07:16 PM   #159 
  - Root Boy Slim.....frat brother of George W. Bush:  Gabi Hayes   Feb-08-09 09:07 PM   #161 
  - While we're in DC area: Nighthawks, and the hideously underappreciated Little Feat  Gabi Hayes   Feb-08-09 09:10 PM   #162 
  - What about the Shaggs?  Gabi Hayes   Feb-08-09 09:24 PM   #163 
  - Supergrass -90s  Adenoid_Hynkel   Feb-09-09 12:41 AM   #165 
  - Le Tigre - best pop of the 00s  Adenoid_Hynkel   Feb-09-09 12:52 AM   #167 
  - Not a band, but Robyn Hitchcock is the most underrated songwriter of all time  Adenoid_Hynkel   Feb-09-09 12:57 AM   #168 
 

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