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Phentex Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-12-10 10:51 AM
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4. I think he mumbles and whines too. I am missing something....
He gets rave reviews. He's overexposed on the radio. And people claim he has talent. Really? I hear a song like "Half of my Heart" and change the station as fast as possible. I guess I don't "get" him.
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  -John Mayer. So.... do we like him? Smarmie Doofus  Sep-12-10 10:42 AM   #0 
  - Seems to me like your problem lies in the WE part  madokie   Sep-12-10 10:45 AM   #1 
  - Ouch. The "we " part is irony. I'll ring a bell next time. nt  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 11:07 AM   #10 
  - he is a really good guitar player...  WCGreen   Sep-12-10 10:45 AM   #2 
  - I think he mumbles and whines too. I am missing something....  Phentex   Sep-12-10 10:51 AM   #4 
  - He's a good guitar player...  WCGreen   Sep-12-10 10:55 AM   #6 
  - try this.....  madrchsod   Sep-12-10 11:09 AM   #12 
  - Mmm. Yeah, he does the humanitarian type stuff.  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 11:04 AM   #8 
     - I would think a performer would want to have their lyrics understandable...  WCGreen   Sep-12-10 12:49 PM   #18 
  - hey, if you're outsourcing thinking  notesdev   Sep-12-10 10:48 AM   #3 
  - Thanks. See reply #10. You can go now. nt  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 11:09 AM   #11 
  - a very good guitar player....  madrchsod   Sep-12-10 10:53 AM   #5 
  - He's a terrible, empty, vapid musician.  Codeine   Sep-12-10 10:58 AM   #7 
  - Perfect description. God,I hate that guy and it's got  sufrommich   Sep-12-10 11:07 AM   #9 
  - "Love Letters in the Sand" ? Come on , now.  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 11:12 AM   #14 
     - I could not care less WhAT the guy's politics are  mjane   Sep-12-10 03:56 PM   #43 
        - If Mel Gibson were a musician....  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 05:12 PM   #49 
        - i'd love his MUSIC  mjane   Sep-12-10 05:28 PM   #51 
        - Let's Hear Yours  NashVegas   Sep-12-10 06:19 PM   #53 
           - hear what?  mjane   Sep-12-10 06:24 PM   #55 
  - You left out "Tom Petty should kick his ass for that version of "Free Fallin'"...  Amerigo Vespucci   Sep-12-10 11:14 AM   #15 
  - Isn't that just the worst thing?  JerseygirlCT   Sep-12-10 12:57 PM   #21 
  - 'Adult Contemporary'?  Iggo   Sep-12-10 01:40 PM   #26 
  - I like him and his music just fine, but  rox63   Sep-12-10 11:11 AM   #13 
  - If you like his art, what does it matter what his politics be? . . .  Journeyman   Sep-12-10 11:31 AM   #16 
  - +1  xchrom   Sep-12-10 12:55 PM   #19 
  - If I like Buju Bantu's ( homophobic reggae) "art"...  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 02:21 PM   #30 
  - If you "like" music that advocates your brutal murder, then buy it . . .  Journeyman   Sep-12-10 02:36 PM   #32 
     - I'm not going to buy it. That's the point.  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 02:52 PM   #34 
  - Thank you. EXACTLY  mjane   Sep-12-10 03:59 PM   #44 
  - Nothing against him personally because I don't know him, but a few DYI blues DVDs from Guitar Center  Swamp Rat   Sep-12-10 11:59 AM   #17 
  - He's a talented man-whore  JerseygirlCT   Sep-12-10 12:56 PM   #20 
  - If ya gotcha some pocket money for a CD, I would  saltpoint   Sep-12-10 12:58 PM   #22 
  - One CD in 8 years isn't exactly an extravagance.  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 02:10 PM   #27 
     - You'd be hard-pressed to find most of us arguing that  saltpoint   Sep-12-10 07:14 PM   #58 
  - If you let politics determine your taste in music,  pintobean   Sep-12-10 01:08 PM   #23 
  - +1  Iggo   Sep-12-10 01:37 PM   #25 
  - His music sucks.  Iggo   Sep-12-10 01:36 PM   #24 
  - He once did a pretty funny bit with Dave Chappelle...  SidDithers   Sep-12-10 02:15 PM   #28 
  - Lightweight and easily forgettable music.......  marmar   Sep-12-10 02:20 PM   #29 
  - I have a hard time getting past  countingbluecars   Sep-12-10 02:22 PM   #31 
  - That link opens a trap door......  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 03:00 PM   #37 
  - I don't have to "get past" what a musician said in an interview  mjane   Sep-12-10 04:01 PM   #45 
  - I don't even like the real Eric Clapton  mitchum   Sep-12-10 02:45 PM   #33 
  - Over-rated hack  tkmorris   Sep-12-10 02:56 PM   #35 
  - That man has been coasting on hype for 45 years...  mitchum   Sep-12-10 03:09 PM   #38 
  - Generic Clapton.  Forkboy   Sep-12-10 02:57 PM   #36 
  - I like some of his music:  VioletLake   Sep-12-10 03:16 PM   #39 
  - I don't like him, personally  bigwillq   Sep-12-10 03:21 PM   #40 
  - He's like a lukewarm, watered down version of Dave Matthews.  Warren DeMontague   Sep-12-10 03:24 PM   #41 
  - Waiting on the World to Change is possibly the most insipid song ever written  mjane   Sep-12-10 03:54 PM   #42 
  - "Insipid" in what sense?  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 04:57 PM   #47 
     - it's insipid to me  mjane   Sep-12-10 05:32 PM   #52 
  - He's okay, but his dick is a racist. n/t  rucky   Sep-12-10 04:09 PM   #46 
  - LOL.  saltpoint   Sep-12-10 07:20 PM   #59 
  - I find him to be a sexist pig.  Texasgal   Sep-12-10 04:58 PM   #48 
  - I bring this up every time this subject comes up.  Iggo   Sep-12-10 05:16 PM   #50 
  - If You Need Other People To Tell You What To Like  NashVegas   Sep-12-10 06:23 PM   #54 
  - Some people can separate the artist from his/her politics...  zanana1   Sep-12-10 06:25 PM   #56 
  - Thanks. That's *exactly* how I feel about him.  Smarmie Doofus   Sep-12-10 06:56 PM   #57 
  - I don't care for his music. His voice has kind of a rough gravely tone that irritates me.  totodeinhere   Sep-12-10 07:20 PM   #60 
  - i think his music is horrible and painful to listen to  JI7   Sep-12-10 07:25 PM   #61 
  - No idea  Dorian Gray   Sep-12-10 07:36 PM   #62 
  - Music is vibration and you resonate with him for whatever reason  kgnu_fan   Sep-12-10 09:04 PM   #63 
 

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