Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem?
Posted by: MetroGnome ()
Date: February 26, 2014 01:10AM

It's horses for courses with me. If I want great lyrics I listen to Rick Springfield or old Queensryche, or Steve Walsh stuff.
I don't expect deep world changing lyrics from the standard AOR/Melodic Rock bands. If you listen to most revered classic bands like Led Zep, Deep Purple etc they had plenty of cheese going on. People are accepting of it because they probably grew up with it. I was listening to Judas Priest's Ram It Down album today and it's choc full of the cheesiest lyrics going but it doesn't spoil it for me cos it's nostalgic.

The only lyrics that really bug me are really lazy rhyming lyrics.
There's a song on Chris Ousey's solo album called Motivation which is a good (bad) example. It uses Nation, Sensation, Creation, and about every other word ending in 'tion' in it. That's the kind of rhyming you learn age 7 at primary school.

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CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 471 bmg 02/26/2014 12:09AM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 287 Tom G 02/26/2014 12:46AM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem?293 MetroGnome 02/26/2014 01:10AM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 254 alaskaman 02/26/2014 01:36AM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 228 KingdomofMan 02/26/2014 02:46AM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 224 Tom G 02/26/2014 02:47AM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 209 KingdomofMan 02/26/2014 02:53AM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 211 MetroGnome 02/26/2014 03:12AM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 204 WescottF1 02/26/2014 03:43AM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS = Ear Cholesterol ?? 109 Chazz 02/26/2014 03:38PM
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Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 105 Red 02/26/2014 06:12PM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 88 Alex 02/26/2014 08:04PM
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Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 78 Addyeddy 02/26/2014 11:42PM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 80 arenean 02/26/2014 11:47PM
Re: CHEESY LYRICS - whats the problem? 89 MetroGnome 02/27/2014 12:24AM


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