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

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the new Country 185 sfk kurt 09/26/2000 11:47PM
RE: the new Country 120 Carl 09/27/2000 01:13AM
RE: the new Country 110 shawn pelata 09/27/2000 01:20AM
RE: the new Country 123 Jason 09/27/2000 02:21AM
RE: the new Country 91 John Dokken 09/30/2000 06:57PM
RE: the new Country 134 Mike 09/27/2000 01:34AM
RE: the new Country 93STICK RIGIDLY09/27/2000 01:44AM
BlackHawk 115 Lenman 09/27/2000 03:52AM
RE: BlackHawk 134 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 03:56AM
RE: Hey Kurt/BlackHawk RAWKS my world!!! 135 Don 09/27/2000 01:46PM
forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 114 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 03:59AM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 125 shawn pelata 09/27/2000 04:13AM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 96 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 05:38AM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 125 zacman 09/27/2000 09:17AM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards...148Robert09/27/2000 04:34AM
I thought Roy Rogers was dead :) (np) 118 Big Dog 09/27/2000 08:58AM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 130 shawn pelata 09/27/2000 09:01PM
RE: forget I asked you ignorant bastards... 112 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 11:30PM
RE: the new Country 134 Tom Krupa 09/27/2000 04:56AM
RE: the new Country 118 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 05:40AM
Try is OZ style... 132 Andrew 09/27/2000 05:33AM
RE: Try is OZ style... 154 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 05:42AM
RE: Why *I* listen to the new Country 117 Richard 09/27/2000 06:47AM
I'm backing you Kurt! 115Surfpunk09/27/2000 07:46AM
RE: the new Country 104 Kilzer 09/27/2000 08:23AM
RE: the new Country 139Scott09/27/2000 08:30AM
Try Sons of the Desert 92 Okie 09/27/2000 11:09AM
thanks everyone! 127 sfk kurt 09/27/2000 08:38PM
RE: thanks SFK 131 Rammy 09/27/2000 09:32PM
RE: Hey Rammy... 143 Don 09/28/2000 11:26AM
RE: new country- RASCAL FLATTS 136 Kevin 09/27/2000 11:30PM
Little Texas "Amies Back in Austin' 152 Okie 09/28/2000 10:20AM
RE: Little Texas "Amies Back in Austin' 118 sfk kurt 09/28/2000 11:27PM


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