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Name 5 bands that dont have it

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Initial post: Jun 17, 2012 4:25:27 PM PDT
Here are my 5 nominees for ultimate music boredom:

1. Simple Minds - the name fits, just boring noise
2. Genesis - godawful, I walked out of a concert in the 70s
3. Huey Lewis & the News - Upbeat elevator noise
4. Hall & Oates - Plain silly, not only the "lyrics"
5. Midnight Oil - Too much water in the diesel

Posted on Jun 21, 2012 5:05:38 AM PDT
Scott Duett says:
it's a matter of taste,not saying you don't have any,just saying yours is different than a lot of peoples including mine

Posted on Jun 21, 2012 7:55:53 PM PDT
Miranda731 says:
was my response deleted somehow? I said I agree with Stefan, especially Genesis & Huey Lewis - yucky.

Posted on Jul 14, 2012 9:10:40 PM PDT
Brian says:
Faith No More - they must not have "it", they ask "What is it?"

Posted on Jul 15, 2012 1:53:10 AM PDT
What is "it"? Soul? talent? heart? I vote Metallica, Black Eyed Peas, Limp Bizkit, The Doors, Godsmack,

In reply to an earlier post on Jul 15, 2012 8:22:31 AM PDT
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In reply to an earlier post on Jul 15, 2012 9:19:44 AM PDT
Stephen, you just posted my extended list!

Posted on Jul 15, 2012 2:53:32 PM PDT
Gabriel era Genesis had it all.

Posted on Jul 16, 2012 1:33:25 PM PDT
Fischman says:
I find plenty of it in the Who, Yes, early Geneis and enough it to be worthwhile in early Dire Straits. Other than that, list of it-lackers is pretty darn good.

Posted on Jul 26, 2012 6:17:18 AM PDT
Barry Smith says:
To me the Grateful Dead has a LOT of "it"!!
And Bob Dylan is "it"!!

Posted on Sep 10, 2012 4:09:25 AM PDT
Hinch says:
Bands that never did it for me;

Grateful Dead
Huey Lewis and The News

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 10, 2012 4:22:57 AM PDT
Hinch says:
Of those you listed I like Hall and Oates the most. I don't own any of their albums but I like them when I hear them. Good pop music!

I also liked what I heard from Simple Minds but never heard a lot of their music. Only what I heard on VH1/MTV in the 80s.

I only know one Midnight Oil song "Beds Are Burning" and I like it. I think that's the only one I've ever heard.

I liked one Huey Lewis song...."Bad Is Bad". The rest I usually turn off. Other than that one song, they were boring!

I can stand to listen to Genesis on the radio but never liked them enough buy any albums.

Posted on Oct 17, 2012 2:44:49 AM PDT
Gina says:
I hate negative threads.

Posted on Oct 18, 2012 3:58:42 AM PDT
S. Stalcup says:
Oh why not? Here ya go . . .
1. Michael McDonald: Maybe I'd like him if I could understand what he's singing from the off, but I'm doubtful.
2. Johnny Hates Jazz: "Shattered Dreams" is playing in Purgatory's waiting room (or is that a bit redundant?)
3. The Blow Monkeys: I don't "Dig [Their] Scene." OR Sometimes a name says it all.
4. Pet Shop Boys: Two fine moments in "Opportunities" and "Suburbia." Otherwise, too repetitive. Thank you. Goodnight.
5. Norah Jones: If it already sounds like SHE'S yawning in tune, how much chance do those listening stand?
And in the "Artists Too Numerous To List" category:
The entire late nineties/early noughties genre of (c)rap metal, which sort of explains the punishment dealt out in the form of the teen pop tarts these last twelve years into the twenty-first century.

Korn, Limp Bizkit, Insane Clown Posse. Looking at the names, it sounds like the ingredients of a birthday party for a kid whose parents hate him.

Posted on Oct 24, 2012 4:18:55 PM PDT
D. Cowan says:
5 bands that don't have it

3 Doors Down
Any band from the 2000's that tried to make a living for themselves making the music they did. Sadly, people bought into it.

Posted on Oct 24, 2012 5:15:52 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on Oct 24, 2012 5:18:47 PM PDT
Stevie nicks (live)
Dave Matthews
Steely dan

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 31, 2012 3:56:24 AM PDT
Geezerguy says:
Gina says:
I hate negative threads.

Pretty clever, Gina!!!
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