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by thinsafetypin
Thu Aug 05, 2004 12:57 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Enough Already.
Replies: 60
Views: 4137


i hesitate to add more fuel to this stupid fire, but doesn't liz' very inclusion on a "give up" type thread means that those who (like me) think her new output doesn't measure up DID once enjoy her music. so how does liking the new album a whole lot less than, say exile in guyville , make one a woma...
by thinsafetypin
Mon Aug 02, 2004 3:06 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Best movies of the summer (so far)
Replies: 67
Views: 3724

ahh yes, anchorman...

i thought anchorman was great too. i was told before viewing that dodgeball was better. i don't know what flavor of crack that person was sampling, but it must have been some strong stuff. also, i thought the bourne supremacy was excellent too. i'm not much on the action/adventure genre, but the 2 b...
by thinsafetypin
Thu Jul 29, 2004 5:06 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Cool Tunes for the Kiddie Inclined
Replies: 32
Views: 3274

my son

i have a 17 month old son who seems to really enjoy they might be giants (i would really like someone to explain to me sometime what exactly makes no more of a kids' record than, say, flood or lincoln , but whatever), reggae (bob marley, jimmy cliff, toots & the maytals, hepcat and chris murray, the...
by thinsafetypin
Thu Jul 22, 2004 6:52 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Did Clear Channel Kill Lollapalooza?
Replies: 18
Views: 2487

clear channel

and you don't think the dixie chicks thing was financially motivated? they saw a)a bunch of country music fans pissed at a band that might have turned their dials elsewhere in disgust upon hearing the dixie chicks; and b)an opportunity for HUGE amounts of free publicity for their radio stations.
by thinsafetypin
Wed Jul 21, 2004 3:42 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Love the band / hate the song...
Replies: 52
Views: 4587

roshumba, paulina...

i had no clue what the whole "roshumba, paulina..." thing was until i saw a documentary on the SI swimsuit issue, then it all made sense. i can definitely see how you would hate that song, but doesn't sonic youth have A LOT worse songs than that? while they are given to frequent flashes of brillianc...
by thinsafetypin
Mon Jul 12, 2004 6:10 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Favorite Show Fliers
Replies: 5
Views: 508

steve-o wrote:Agghhh!!! Skankin' Pickle! That band was the biggest joke with my group of friends. I'm still wondering what humanity did wrong to deserve to have Ska unleashed on the world.
Well, your group of friends was the biggest joke with my group of friends, so there.
by thinsafetypin
Mon Jul 12, 2004 1:28 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Prince goes Jehovah's witness?
Replies: 14
Views: 2568

kevin smith spoke of suspecting as much when he had an encounter with prince. i saw him talking about it on the DVD set of his college speaking tour.
by thinsafetypin
Sat Jul 10, 2004 1:14 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Worst Cover Songs
Replies: 51
Views: 4725

The Band covering Springsteen's "Atlantic City" like a good 'ol hoedown song. do you mean the hank williams III version from the nebraska tribute? also, i would like to mention that, although it may be my gn'r obsession rearing it's ugly head yet again (my mention of loving their "knockin' on heave...
by thinsafetypin
Sat Jul 10, 2004 2:59 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Greatest cover songs
Replies: 139
Views: 18078

okay, the obvious ones first: guns n' roses - knockin' on heaven's door (dylan) sinead o'connor - nothing compares 2 u (prince) and a few less obvious ones: ben folds five - twin falls (built to spill) portastatic - growin' up (springsteen) and while i'm on the boss... crooked fingers - the river (s...
by thinsafetypin
Tue Jul 06, 2004 1:33 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Who is a "guilty pleasure" for you?
Replies: 119
Views: 20521

so i've been around for a while and posted several messages (both as thinsafetypin and Bruce) but never got around to starting an account until now. but you can still call me a "newbie" or some other derivative if it makes you feel better about yourself. now, on to the topic: i must cop to listening...