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Smithereens versus The Hold Steady

Smithereens
2
25%
The Hold Steady
6
75%
 
Total votes: 8

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Post by Sven Killer Robot Spacema » Fri Mar 23, 2007 2:34 pm

I'll go Smithereens because what I've heard of the latest Hold Steady is bit disappointing.

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Post by Jake » Fri Mar 23, 2007 2:50 pm

Both bands feature singers with exceptionally bad hair.

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Post by D. Phillips » Fri Mar 23, 2007 2:54 pm

And not particularly good voices.

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Post by thinsafetypin » Fri Mar 23, 2007 3:24 pm

i really like craig finn's voice, but i can totally understand how people wouldn't.

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Post by DJMurphy » Fri Mar 23, 2007 4:36 pm

thinsafetypin wrote:i really like craig finn's voice, but i can totally understand how people wouldn't.
...and similarly, I think Pat DiNizio has a voice that's perfect for the Smithereens. I just busted out 11 this week; it's in DJMurph's Active Rotation, now playing in a Corolla near him.

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Post by worpswede » Fri Mar 23, 2007 5:52 pm

The Smithereens Especially For You is a great album.
Inspirational verse from "Behind The Wall Of Sleep"

Well she held a bass guitar and
She was playing in a band and
She stood just like Bill Wyman
Now I am her biggest fan

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