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One hit wonders/bands with only one or two good songs


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Initial post: Feb 20, 2013 6:13:30 AM PST
brainhead says:
I'll start

Faith no more - EPIC!!!
Tool - Somber
Modest Mouse - We All Float On Alright
At the Drive In - Get Away
Local H - Copasetic
Radiohead - Im a creep
Blur - Wooohooo
Beck - im a Loser baby!
Talking Heads - Hanging days, burning down our house in the middle of the street

who are some others?

Posted on Feb 20, 2013 7:10:12 AM PST
vivazappa says:
Climax--Precious and Few
Bo Donaldson and the Haywoods--Billy Don't Be a Hero
Tony Defranco--Heartbeat It's a Love Beat
David Cassidy--Cherish
Bay City Rollers--Saturday Night

Thank goodness they were all one hit wonders or my sister would have drove me even crazier!

Posted on Feb 20, 2013 8:09:19 AM PST
MarcoVG4 says:
brainhead - these bands generally have more than one hit. Many people would also say these bands have more than "one or two good songs."

FYI - the Local H song is titled "Bound For The Floor"; the Blur song "Song 2"

radiohead - Karma Police, High and Dry
faith no more - We Care A Lot, Midlife Crisis
blur - Parklife, Girls and Boys, There's No Other Way
beck - Where It's At, Devil's Haircut, Girl
talking heads - Psycho Killer, Life During Wartime, Once In A Lifetime, And She Was, Road To Nowhere
local h - Eddie Vedder, Hands On The Bible
modest mouse - Dashboard

Posted on Feb 20, 2013 8:10:29 AM PST
The Flock
Cryan Shames
New colony Six
ides of March

In reply to an earlier post on Feb 20, 2013 8:23:58 AM PST
brainhead says:
ok ok so all of these bands only have like 3 or 4 good songs then.

In reply to an earlier post on Feb 20, 2013 10:13:49 AM PST
Lauren says:
I'd suggest that the OP take a listen to Odelay (or Sea Change), OK Computer, and Fear of Music if he or she thinks of Beck, Radiohead, and Talking Heads as one or two song artists.

Posted on Feb 20, 2013 10:55:04 AM PST
D. Mok says:
The Beatles
The Rolling Stones
Deep Purple

Posted on Feb 20, 2013 10:58:39 AM PST
brainhead says:
good ones D Mok!

Posted on Feb 20, 2013 1:34:59 PM PST
Mr. Jumps says:
Faith no more and the talking heads both have more than 2-10 great songs. Their band members all left their respective bands and formed new bands that made more great music.

Posted on Feb 20, 2013 1:51:15 PM PST
vivazappa says:
Mok:
Of course you are talking about the following good songs (and the only good ones by each of these crummy bands)
Revolution #9
Winning Ugly
Gemini Suite 2nd Movement

Posted on Feb 20, 2013 1:57:29 PM PST
J. OConnor says:
One post and I already don't know whether to laugh or cry.
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