RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards...
Posted by: Robert ()
Date: September 27, 2000 04:34AM

I consider myself to be a fan of all types of music. Today's country music is way different than the 'I'm so lonesome I could die' crap that our parents might have listened to. Now we have country that isn't always within the lines. Think of all the great "rock"-style country that we have gotten in the past few years. Cross-over material from Garth Brooks, Shania Twain, Faith Hill, Lonestar, and Dixie Chicks. Some of this music transcends labels.

Anyway, sfk kurt, if you are looking for some rockin' country I would check out Travis Tritt, who has a southern rock style, Tim McGraw and Mark Wills have what I would call a bit of AOR-tinged country. Blackhawk is one of the better country bands out there, but Van Stephenson recently departed the group. Also, Lonestar, Montgomery Gentry, and Shane Minor all have roots in good old fashioned R-N-R.

So for all the nay-sayers out there, just remember that there is a bit of country in plenty of music that we listen to (i.e. Bon Jovi, Poison, Cinderella, Tesla, Bad Company, Mr. Big, Firehouse, Mitch Malloy, etc.). Even Sammy had country legend Roy Rogers playing slide guitar on Little White Lie.

A non-ignorant bastard,
Robert



SubjectViewsWritten ByPosted
the new Country 147 sfk kurt 09/26/2000 11:47PM
RE: the new Country 97 Carl 09/27/2000 01:13AM
RE: the new Country 93 shawn pelata 09/27/2000 01:20AM
RE: the new Country 99 Jason 09/27/2000 02:21AM
RE: the new Country 75 John Dokken 09/30/2000 06:57PM
RE: the new Country 108 Mike 09/27/2000 01:34AM
RE: the new Country 80STICK RIGIDLY09/27/2000 01:44AM
BlackHawk 90 Lenman 09/27/2000 03:52AM
RE: BlackHawk 117 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 03:56AM
RE: Hey Kurt/BlackHawk RAWKS my world!!! 104 Don 09/27/2000 01:46PM
forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 91 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 03:59AM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 99 shawn pelata 09/27/2000 04:13AM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 81 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 05:38AM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 98 zacman 09/27/2000 09:17AM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards...119Robert09/27/2000 04:34AM
I thought Roy Rogers was dead :) (np) 99 Big Dog 09/27/2000 08:58AM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 109 shawn pelata 09/27/2000 09:01PM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 91 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 11:30PM
RE: the new Country 108 Tom Krupa 09/27/2000 04:56AM
RE: the new Country 94 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 05:40AM
Try is OZ style... 105 Andrew 09/27/2000 05:33AM
RE: Try is OZ style... 125 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 05:42AM
RE: Why *I* listen to the new Country 95 Richard 09/27/2000 06:47AM
I'm backing you Kurt! 96Surfpunk09/27/2000 07:46AM
RE: the new Country 85 Kilzer 09/27/2000 08:23AM
RE: the new Country 114Scott09/27/2000 08:30AM
Try Sons of the Desert 74 Okie 09/27/2000 11:09AM
thanks everyone! 104 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 08:38PM
RE: thanks SFK 104 Rammy 09/27/2000 09:32PM
RE: Hey Rammy... 113 Don 09/28/2000 11:26AM
RE: new country- RASCAL FLATTS 95 Kevin 09/27/2000 11:30PM
Little Texas "Amies Back in Austin' 126 Okie 09/28/2000 10:20AM
RE: Little Texas "Amies Back in Austin' 92 sfk kurt 09/28/2000 11:27PM


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