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    Default "Won't Get Fooled Again"....A Great Cover?

    Hell ya! Whenever I've burned some kind of 'best of' disc of Sammy era songs I've always put this on it. I think it's a killer cover It's got some tremendous yells by Sam and Ed's got that "Little Guitars" sound going on. I love it.


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    i second that . great cover..

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    i like it....

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    There's just one thing I don't like about it.....the way it was slapped onto RHRN and the sound of the audience was overdubbed onto the track.

    It if wasn't, it sure sounded like it. Heard the track once without the sounds of the crowd....so....otherwise, I like thier version of it.
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    Well, now the 5150 studios version in 1993 that is on the "Inside 5150" special was not the version put on RHRN. The version is, I believe, from a live performance late on the FUCK tour (that im pretty sure a friend of mine has). So the audience, Im 100% sure, was not overdubbed.
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    I'm not into all the techno specs of it, so it sounds great to me.
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    GREAT COVER..sensational yells and ED at his best.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JumpTheHotTeacher
    Hell ya! Whenever I've burned some kind of 'best of' disc of Sammy era songs I've always put this on it. I think it's a killer cover It's got some tremendous yells by Sam and Ed's got that "Little Guitars" sound going on. I love it.


    What do the rest of you Halenites think of this tune?
    One of my favorites. Always makes the hair on my arms stand up evertime I hear it. I've been requesting it alot on 94 Rock in Albuquerque and they've been playing it. People are calling the station thinking its a new VH tune.

    I remember VH played it during soundcheck at Darien Lake, NY during the Live Right Hear Right Now Tour.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vhrocks2005
    Well, now the 5150 studios version in 1993 that is on the "Inside 5150" special was not the version put on RHRN. The version is, I believe, from a live performance late on the FUCK tour (that im pretty sure a friend of mine has). So the audience, Im 100% sure, was not overdubbed.
    There are some things in life I don't mind being proven wrong on.
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    Fucking rocks!!!!!!!!!

    That song was always my all-time favorite non-VH song so when I first heard VH cover it, I went nuts.
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    It is awesome! Great singing as always by Sammy, and I love how Eddie played keyboard parts of the song on his guitar.
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    It's about the only reason I listen to RHRN anymore...killer tune...
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    It is the only song I listen to off of RHRN. Awesome cover and Sammy just kills it!
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    It's excellent. period. I think I like the version from inside "5150" better.

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    I love it. I thought i read where they never even rehearsed the song...just went in and did it first take. Found it hard to believe, but, whatever, still a cool tune.
    Dealing with it.

 

 

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