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    Default "We are not a tribute band"

    Anybody out here in So Cal ever heard of these guys? Wag Halen? They sound like a intentionally bad tribute band. ???

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elwood P. View Post
    Anybody out here in So Cal ever heard of these guys? Wag Halen? They sound like a intentionally bad tribute band. ???

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    I think tribute bands try to emulate the stage presence of the players as well as cover the songs.

    I think what they are saying is that they are a VH cover band. Small difference, but you can see the difference between them and the Atomic Punks in which they dress like the original members and mimic their stage moves.
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    Was just watching video of them.
    I think they are doing it for laughs.

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    I hope they are doing it for laughs because they suck. And the stage-rushing skanks suck as well.

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    Wow, they butchered a very simple song.

    If that was my band I would NEVER willingly post that on YouTube, jeez, I am shocked they are able to get a gig.

    EDIT: and their live sound setup sucks, and it ain't just the camera audio limitations.
    Taylor Swift is nice to look at. Adele can sing.

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