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    not listen to CABO WABO and not think these guys were at the top of their game both lyrically and musically ??????????? just fuckin incredible!!!!!! what a song

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    Amen. How a song like "I'll Wait" gets more radio play, I will never know.
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    Quote Originally Posted by buster65
    not listen to CABO WABO and not think these guys were at the top of their game both lyrically and musically ??????????? just fuckin incredible!!!!!! what a song
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    Quote Originally Posted by buster65
    not listen to CABO WABO and not think these guys were at the top of their game both lyrically and musically ??????????? just fuckin incredible!!!!!! what a song

    So true!!! I've always thought it sounded even better live!
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    Quote Originally Posted by buster65
    not listen to CABO WABO and not think these guys were at the top of their game both lyrically and musically ??????????? just fuckin incredible!!!!!! what a song
    As opposed to what?
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    I agree its one of VH's best songs.
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    Ed's watery tone is cool. Fits the whole feel of the song.
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    Different strokes for different folks....I never liked Cabo. To me, AFU and Mine All Mine are much better songs on a very weak cd.

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    Great song! I love it live.
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    Cabo Wabo is ok for me. I will take I'll Wait anyday of the week and twice on Sunday. Mine All Mine is much better IMHO.

    Good song but not great in my book.
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    Good song. Not one of VH's great songs, but very solid. Fun summer song.

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    I remember back in 1995 I drove down to Cabo and on the way into town I blasted that song about 3 times in a row. What a feeling that was to be driving along the coastline of Mexico to that song and Eddie whaling away on the solo. Mind you I had a white cargo van with a 500 watt amp and 10 speakers. It was loud but what a time I had. Great song indeed!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dave's Dreidel
    Cabo Wabo is ok for me. I will take I'll Wait anyday of the week and twice on Sunday. Mine All Mine is much better IMHO.

    Good song but not great in my book.
    I like 'em both but I'll take Mine All Mine as well. I think it's the lyrics that take away from Cabo Wabo for me. It's a 7 minute commercial in my mind. The tune is killer though. A.F.U. as well loses points for the lyrics. Wax it on down?
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    i had just came in from a hard nights drinking when i wrote this post.i opened the door and this song was playing on my jukebox and i sat down and blasted it a few times in a row.the opening riff and the lyrics (i remember how a lot of people get on sammy about his lyrics) just go together SO WELL. as you can see my favorite song is take your whiskey home, but last night it was CABO!

 

 

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