Answers to your questions - The Poor
Posted by: Benno ()
Date: June 07, 2000 05:42PM

The Poorboys became The Poor - they changed it after being signed me thinks under the guise of the record company. They are still kicking around, although nothing else has come out of the studio. They have supported ACDC on the Aussie legs of their last two world tours and totally kicked ass, I also saw them in support of Sammy Hagar in Sydney about 2 years ago, again, they rocked. Apparantly the guitarist is in another band now, but last I heard was from the horse's mouth at Selina's in Sydney - lead singer says, this is a track off our forthcoming CD, it should be out soon! But yeah, nothing else.

And by the way, no, no comparison to PC69, other than they are really tight. Its really fucking solid aussie pub rock but well produced, I guess you could throw some very second-cousin ACDCisms in there only in the riff stakes, the rest is fairly unique, thunderous, scratched up to shit vocals, pub rock! There's a few Poor fans on this board, I'm sure they'd agree (I think...). And hey, if you want me to sort you a copy, mail me and I'll see what I can do. Cheers.

Benno



SubjectViewsWritten ByPosted
What is everyone listening to? 294 Chris Pope 06/05/2000 03:25AM
RE: What is everyone listening to? 243 Rogue 06/05/2000 04:24AM
RE: What is everyone listening to? 294 Susumu 06/05/2000 10:37AM
No Escape/M. Reno 252 Rogue 06/05/2000 04:22PM
RE: Mike Reno/Lover Boy 213 Susumu 06/05/2000 05:12PM
RE: Mike Reno/Lover Boy 220 Rogue 06/05/2000 05:23PM
RE: No Escape/M. Reno 201 Susumu 06/05/2000 05:40PM
RE: What is everyone listening to? 218 wayne 06/05/2000 11:20AM
A few of mine... 190 Benno 06/06/2000 09:33PM
Benno!! Mate!! 219 Andrew 06/06/2000 11:54PM
Dude!!! 190 Benno 06/07/2000 05:54PM
RE: Thanks everybody. 233 Chris Pope 06/06/2000 11:54PM
Answers to your questions - The Poor199 Benno 06/07/2000 05:42PM
Actually, Benno... 201John Q06/08/2000 05:24AM
RE: Thanks everybody. 212 wayne 06/08/2000 01:19PM
The Poor? 260Jack06/07/2000 04:28AM
RE: The Poor? 275 Benno 06/07/2000 05:45PM
The Poor..... 229 Jack 06/08/2000 06:01AM
Oz, the music, the pubs... 197 Benno 06/08/2000 01:21PM
RE: What is everyone listening to? 209 EchoMan 06/06/2000 11:50PM
RE: great list echo 192 Chris Pope 06/07/2000 12:11AM
Agreed 203 Benno 06/07/2000 05:49PM
RE: The Balance of Power disc... 196 Chris Pope 06/08/2000 06:53AM


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