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  1. #1
    Eruption
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    Ok, I decided I'd try and start a positive post regarding Van Halen. Hopefully this thread won't get turned into yet another bash fest.

    Most people have a favorite era of Van Halen. I want you to go to the other side and pick some of your favorite songs. I think even FORD has a couple of Hagar songs that he thought were pretty good.

    If you're a Dave fan, you gotta pick a Hagar song. If you're a Sam fan you have to pick a Dave song. If you like all eras of VH then you have to pick from your least favorite. If you just can't pick between the eras then pick a song off your least favorite album.

    I'll start:

    Finish What Ya Started
    Hot Summer Nights
    Poundcake

    There are probably more, but those are the ones that stick out in my mind right now.

    Have fun, but please no bashing here. If you want to bash you can find that in just about every other thread here.

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    On Fire
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    Pleasure Dome
    Feelin
    Poundcake
    "If at first you don't understand Van Halen's music, crank up the volume."
    -Washington Post, April, 1980

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    Eruption
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    Since I like both Sammy and Dave-era Van Halen...

    Least favorite "era"?!

    Well... that's definitely the Gary-"era" for me.

    And from that era, I like Fire In The Hole, Without You and its Neworld intro.

    [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img]

    [ March 24, 2002 at 11:14 AM: Message edited by: Atomic Punk DLR ]</p>
    I'm a Dirty-Faced Kid... so could some cute female do me the favor and lick me clean, please?!<br /><br />"Nobody rules these streets at night but me... the ATOMIC PUNK!" - DLR (1978)<br /><br />"This must be just like living in paradise... and I don't wanna go home" - DLR (1988)<br /><br />"So put it off until judgment day... I bear the cross on judgment day" - Sammy Hagar (1991)<br /><br />Obey the DFK!<br /><br /><b>IF YOU'RE DFK... YOU'RE DFK 4 LIFE!</b>

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    Sinner's Swing!
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    from the sam era???

    5150
    Don't Tell Me

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    Donor

    Since I love everything from the Dave and Sammy eras, I'll pick Gary songs:

    One I Want
    Fire In The Hole
    Without You
    That's Why I Love You
    "It's so damn hot... milk was a bad choice." --Ron Burgundy, Anchorman

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    Jump and Don't tell me

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    Eruption
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    i liked dave and sammy even a few songs from gary.

    mean street
    somebody get me a doctor
    house of pain
    5150
    summer nights
    don't tell me what love can do
    fire in the hole
    with you
    year to the day
    van halen shall return. what you think is nothing might be something after all.

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    Finish What Ya Started
    Poundcake

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    Eruption
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    Being a Dave fan, first and foremost, I'll have to pick a few from the Sammy-era (which I still am a fan of, but not nearly as much).

    GET UP
    BLACK 'N' BLUE
    CABO WABO
    PLEASURE DOME
    AFTERSHOCK
    TAKE ME BACK
    FEELIN'
    HUMANS BEING

    From the Gary-era, that's very hard, but I'd have to say:

    DIRTY WATER DOG
    JOSEPHINA
    "I had a girl beating on my hotel door all night...She was screaming, crying. Finally, I said, 'What the hell'...and I let her out!"- DLR

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    Donor

    This one's got all the markings of a thread headed over to the Music/Songs Forum. Everyone please take your seats and fasten your seatbelts.

    Your conductor will be along shortly to start the trip...and once again, thanks for riding the "Buh-buh-buh-buh-buh-buh-bullettrain!" [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img]

    Oh yeah...Sam songs.

    Love Walks In
    When It's Love
    Inside
    Spanked
    Sucker In A 3 Piece
    AFU
    Amsterdam



    Just messin'...
    "Once the final BAN has been completed I will ban myself." -OLO, March 21, 2002
    "The price of the steak sandwich over there is ridiculous!!" -Glenn, March 3, 2003
    "Hang on, I'll go ask everybody and be right back." -seenbad, March 11, 2003

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    You can't mess with us and then not particpate Cabo!

    What's it gonna be?

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    I forgot Humans Being. That is a good song.

    [ March 24, 2002 at 02:46 PM: Message edited by: FlufferChick ]</p>

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    Black and Blue
    Runaround
    Aftershock
    Fire In The Hole
    "The past ain't what it used to be"

    "Music is like candy. You throw out the rappers"

    "Be careful what you wish for because you just might lose what you already have"

    "Women and Children First ... The REAL Van Halen III"

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    I would have to go with "Good Enough", maybe a lil' "Poundcake", even "Humans Being".... all good rockin tunes ! [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img]

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    aint talkin\' bout love
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    Without you
    A year to the day
    Once
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