Re: Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!!
Posted by: rickyboy999 ()
Date: October 21, 2013 11:07PM

movingpictures Wrote:

> I love these old, invariably early 80's, clips.
> Ratt were great back then, and Pearcy even sounded
> like a singer . Although if I never have to watch
> Croucier's stage moves again it will be too soon.
>
> The most stark contrast between a 'hungry' band
> and that same band just going through the motions
> is Y&T. The lean and hungry footage from Reading
> and/or PinkPop compared to the flabby and
> overblown laziness of their official video release
> is incredible....and it was only a matter of 3 or
> 4 years. Meniketti is too busy posing to actually
> play properly a lot of the time.
>
> It also serves to illustrate how the 'scene' was
> beginning to eat itself.
>
> Y&T - Reading Festival 1982 full show
>
> Y&T - Live 1985

There aint that much difference in the performances.....they seem up for it in 85....if you think Meneketti is posing in 85 check out Kiss Live uncensored from 84, Paul Stanley is constantly posing and missing his parts

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Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!! 517 Signal Fan 10/16/2013 01:22PM
Re: Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!! 299 movingpictures 10/16/2013 05:10PM
Re: Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!!54 rickyboy999 10/21/2013 11:07PM
Re: Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!! 250 movingpictures 10/16/2013 05:15PM
Re: Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!! 228 Wardy 10/16/2013 07:51PM
Re: Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!! 216 Big Al 10/16/2013 07:59PM
Re: Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!! 207 movingpictures 10/16/2013 08:19PM
Re: Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!! 193 Wardy 10/16/2013 09:35PM
Re: Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!! 142 Signal Fan 10/17/2013 03:13AM
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Re: Taking a look back at a band when they were HUNGRY!!!! 75 movingpictures 10/18/2013 02:00AM
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