RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina
Posted by: Vince Viani ()
Date: September 01, 2000 12:05AM

Well I don't think I would want to hear a Mood Swings part two either, but my original point was that Harem Scarem could have changed the sound on each album and still kept it quality melodic rock (like the transition from S/t to Mood Swings)

As for bands releasing "new" material, I think I will quote our dear friend Gary Hughes in a recent interview with Majestic Magazine where he said, "who cares if the music is original if it sucks"

What bothers me about HS is that they completely alienated their "old" (and loyal) fans by releasing an album like Rubber. I can understand that they want to try something new, but IMHO Harry Hess can do A LOT better than Rubber. This is the same man who for a while, could not write a bad song...whilst Rubber is full of bad songs!

This is all of course just my opinion and I totally respect the fact that you like Rubber.

Cheers

Vince


sfk kurt wrote:

Yeah great....100 more bands flooding a genre with average crap with no originality.

If I already have Mood Swings, why would I want to hear another band clone it and change the lyrics? I'll just listen to the original.

As for Rubber, true...if you dont like it dont listen. But to say its that bad...well, again, a matter of taste. Gimme a band that at least is willing to try something new here and there rather than hash out the same ol' boring album. It's what killed the genre in the first place.

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RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 154 Kevin 08/30/2000 03:41AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 187 Vince Viani 08/31/2000 06:10AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 214 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 06:18AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 188 Carl 08/31/2000 07:37AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 257 Carl 08/31/2000 07:35AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 187 Richard 08/31/2000 10:18AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 196emontes@airtel.es08/30/2000 07:25AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 183 Eva 08/30/2000 07:32AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 190 Eva 08/30/2000 07:28AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 254 sfk kurt 08/30/2000 03:31AM
Imitators can never be better than the original 235joe08/30/2000 04:14AM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 171 KAOS FAN 08/30/2000 12:09PM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 222 Vince Viani 08/31/2000 06:21AM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 195 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 10:14AM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 179 Kevin 08/31/2000 01:29PM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 197 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 08:29PM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina577 Vince Viani 09/01/2000 12:05AM
Comparing HS and ER is very superficial. 185 Big Bow Wow 09/01/2000 01:29AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 170 Hutch 08/31/2000 01:30PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 190 Kevin 08/31/2000 01:54PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 176 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 08:30PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 187 Carl 09/01/2000 03:32AM


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