Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post
Posted by: John Q ()
Date: June 24, 2001 05:16AM

Tony, I just wanted to say that I think 'Firefly' is so much better than a lot of people give it credit for. I loved old TNT but 'Firefly', although certainly not perfect, is a great record and one I still listen to quite often. When I first heard it I thought to myself "FINALLY - there's a great band from the 80's that's doing something new and still writes great songs." And it was still unmistakably TNT - yet different. Eclectic in a Saigon Kick kind of way - one of the greatest modern rocks bands, period. I wish you would've continued on and progressed further - TNT certainly had the talent to be whatever they wanted to be from a talent level and creative point of view. It is disturbing to me that both the industry and especially the fans don't seem to be able to let go of what they think a band should be and effectively make it impossible for bands to be truly creative, introduce new influences, etc. - a thinking and attitude that didn't seem to exist on such a scale back in the 70's/early 80's. Had things been as rigid back then, Black Sabbath would've had to break up after 'Heaven & Hell' because it was such as departure from Ozzy era BS. Instead it proved to be a lifeline for Sabbath and we all got a hell of a lot of great music out of it. I wish the same could've happened for TNT rather than having to be so calculating in order to stay alive financially. Looking forward to another TNT album down the line - one made on your own terms, of course. Until then - good luck with Westworld.

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A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 105Mark Ashton06/24/2001 02:18AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 76Tony M06/24/2001 03:25AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 98Tony Harnell06/24/2001 03:50AM
To Mark Ashton and Tony Harnell 57Kieran06/24/2001 04:09AM
Re: To Mark Ashton and Tony Harnell 75TC06/24/2001 04:22AM
Re: To Mark Ashton and Tony Harnell 78 Danny Danzi 06/24/2001 04:21PM
Re:Stick around to what you know you do best !! 66 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/25/2001 09:05AM
AN IDEA.... 95 Tavas 06/25/2001 02:28AM
good point... 81 sfk kurt 06/25/2001 06:51AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 61Tony Harnell06/24/2001 03:40AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post61John Q06/24/2001 05:16AM
Good post! 60 Misterpomp 06/24/2001 04:41AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 89Surfpunk06/24/2001 04:56AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 82 Misterpomp 06/24/2001 05:40AM
Return 77Surfpunk06/24/2001 09:24AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 58Mark Ashton06/24/2001 07:26PM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 86Tony Harnell06/24/2001 11:56PM
the bottom line 75 sfk kurt 06/24/2001 05:48AM
Re: the bottom line 50 Mike Matney 06/24/2001 06:59AM
Re: the bottom line 67Mark Ashton06/24/2001 07:59PM
Hey Mark 71 sfk kurt 06/24/2001 10:51PM
Re: the bottom line 77Tony Harnell06/24/2001 11:59PM
Rebuttle 78 Captain Can Man 06/24/2001 06:43AM
Are you the only 'rocker' left in Atlanta... 65 koogles 06/24/2001 11:06AM
Re: Rebuttle 60Tony Harnell06/24/2001 12:57PM
Re: Rebuttle 68Mark Ashton06/24/2001 08:09PM
Re: Rebuttle 53 Carl1 06/24/2001 08:26PM
Ditto.. (np) 69 Andrew 06/24/2001 08:34PM
Re: Rebuttle 79Tony Harnell06/25/2001 12:06AM
Re: Rebuttle 71Peter M. Bietenholz06/24/2001 11:57PM
Re: Rebuttle 59 Captain Can Man 06/25/2001 04:31AM
Thank You Tony! 75 Ten_K_Lovers_N1 06/26/2001 05:31AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 64Gav06/24/2001 10:29PM
young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY 70 Tavas 06/25/2001 03:03AM
Re: young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY YES!! 81 Danny Danzi 06/25/2001 07:28AM
Re: young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY YES!! 76 Brian 06/25/2001 01:41PM
indeed THIS IS THE TIME !!!! 59 Tavas 06/25/2001 05:14PM
Re: indeed THIS IS THE TIME !!!! 51 Mike Matney 06/25/2001 09:08PM
Hey Danny! 79Surfpunk06/26/2001 03:54AM
Re: Hey Danny! 76 Danny Danzi 06/26/2001 08:21AM
Re: Hey Danny 59Tony Harnell06/26/2001 02:29PM
2 cents worth.... 72 Captain Can Man 06/26/2001 03:33PM
Re: Hey Danny 78 Danny Danzi 06/26/2001 05:16PM
Hey now! 65John Q06/26/2001 08:07PM
Re: Hey now! 57Tony Harnell06/27/2001 02:20AM
Re: Hey now! 84 Fran 06/27/2001 02:49AM
For the record... 87Surfpunk06/27/2001 06:12AM
Question for Tony & Danni........... 61 Mrpool 06/27/2001 08:13AM
Re: Slightly Off topic 72 SegaNinja 06/27/2001 09:31AM
Re: Slightly Off topic 78Tony Harnell06/27/2001 10:21AM
Re: Slightly Off topic 59 ted poley 07/01/2001 01:43PM
Re: Question for Tony & Danni........... 69 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 12:28PM
Re: Hey now! 72John Q06/27/2001 12:44PM
Re: Hey now! 86 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 12:52PM
Don't Dream It's Over..... 88 Captain Can Man 06/27/2001 01:23PM
Re: Don't Dream It's Over..... 112Tony Harnell06/28/2001 12:47AM
Re: Don't Dream It's Over..... 95 Captain Can Man 06/28/2001 04:51AM
Re: Don't Dream It's Over..... 72Tony Harnell06/28/2001 10:42AM
Re: Hey now! 89 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/27/2001 07:08AM
Dear MLover... 80John Q06/27/2001 11:15AM
Re: Dear John... 107 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/27/2001 10:48PM
Re: Hey now! 88 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 11:57AM
Danny! 79 Captain Can Man 06/27/2001 12:49PM
Re: Danny! 66 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 01:00PM
Re: Hey Danny 79 Peter M. Bietenholz 06/27/2001 07:35AM
Peter, 76Surfpunk06/27/2001 08:19AM
Re: Peter, I agree !! . 95 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/27/2001 10:23AM
Re: Hey Danny 70 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 12:13PM
Re: Hey Danny/Well said (np) 92Darkman06/27/2001 07:03PM
Re: young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY 87 Brian 06/25/2001 01:39PM


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