Bands that are...fine

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Bands that are...fine

Post by JennyB » 02 Nov 2018, 12:23pm

Have we ever done a thread about bands that are...fine? Not great, not terrible. Just...fine. I'll start:

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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by Flex » 02 Nov 2018, 12:30pm

JennyB wrote:
02 Nov 2018, 12:23pm
Have we ever done a thread about bands that are...fine? Not great, not terrible. Just...fine. I'll start:

10,000 Maniacs
Good call. A band I enjoy whenever they're playing, but I don't ever really reach for.

I'll with with: The Stone Roses. And a lot of britpop, actually.
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by Rat Patrol » 02 Nov 2018, 12:33pm

I only accept musical hottakez that are bipolar. Your insufficient extremeness enrages me at a primal level. :curses1:
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by JennyB » 02 Nov 2018, 12:40pm

Rat Patrol wrote:
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I only accept musical hottakez that are bipolar. Your insufficient extremeness enrages me at a primal level. :curses1:
OK, Green Day.
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by BostonBeaneater » 02 Nov 2018, 12:43pm

Let me get my fence ready to hide behind.

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Post by Dr. Medulla » 02 Nov 2018, 12:46pm

BostonBeaneater wrote:
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Let me get my fence ready to hide behind.

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Look at the fucking hipster over here, with his can of warm PBR, lumberjack beard, Walkman, and opinions.
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Post by Wolter » 02 Nov 2018, 1:02pm

The Rolling Stones.
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by Wolter » 02 Nov 2018, 1:03pm

JennyB is going to hate me, but...Depeche Mode.
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by WestwayKid » 02 Nov 2018, 1:07pm

The White Stripes
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by JennyB » 02 Nov 2018, 1:21pm

Wolter wrote:
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JennyB is going to hate me, but...Depeche Mode.
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by JennyB » 02 Nov 2018, 1:21pm

WestwayKid wrote:
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Yes. And the Black Keys.
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by JennyB » 02 Nov 2018, 1:23pm

The Pretenders.
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by Kory » 02 Nov 2018, 1:30pm

I virulently hate so many of these.
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Table salt (spoon hinge)
Octopus (Ukraine)
St. Petersburg (arms)
Ginger beer (cauliflower)
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Lamp post (self evident)
Florida Timeshare (ditto)
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by Dr. Medulla » 02 Nov 2018, 1:45pm

Wolter wrote:
02 Nov 2018, 1:02pm
The Rolling Stones.
Muppet's either going to kill you or clutch his chest and collapse.

But I agree. Historically vital and some classic songs, but the extent of their catalogue dilutes matters significantly.
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Re: Bands that are...fine

Post by Dr. Medulla » 02 Nov 2018, 1:51pm

Siouxsie and the Banshees. Decent band, some cool singles, and one great album (Dreamhouse), but on the whole? They were okay.
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