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    Hell, even Billy Sheehan's band, Niacin, did a cover of it and called it "Mean Streets" on the CD cover. WTF?

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    Thank you! That bugs the hell out of me!

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    Yes when people do the "Mean Streets" thing, that really bugs me too. You're a fan, but don't know that song's name? Come on now.
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    in the song, where does he even say mean streets?
    This is home, this is Mean Street!<br /><br /><b><br />Then one year you find ten years have gotten behind, no one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun. - Pink Floyd, Time</b><br /><br />"Everyone knows that Van Halen with Roth is the only real Van Halen."- Mike Tramp<br /><br /><a href="http://www.vhforums.com/vhlforum/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=12;t=001366&p=66#00 1635" target="_blank"> OBEY THE DFK!!</a>

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    Originally posted by Mean_Street:
    in the song, where does he even say mean streets?
    MS, they say "mean street" in the chorus not "mean streets."
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    Originally posted by Brett:
    </font><blockquote>quote:</font><hr />Originally posted by Mean_Street:
    in the song, where does he even say mean streets?
    MS, they say "mean street" in the chorus not "mean streets."</font>[/QUOTE]i know! lol [img]smile.gif[/img]
    This is home, this is Mean Street!<br /><br /><b><br />Then one year you find ten years have gotten behind, no one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun. - Pink Floyd, Time</b><br /><br />"Everyone knows that Van Halen with Roth is the only real Van Halen."- Mike Tramp<br /><br /><a href="http://www.vhforums.com/vhlforum/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=12;t=001366&p=66#00 1635" target="_blank"> OBEY THE DFK!!</a>

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    Originally posted by thinlineokc:
    Hell, even Billy Sheehan's band, Niacin, did a cover of it and called it "Mean Streets" on the CD cover. WTF?

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    Don't forget "Romeo's Delight" instead of "Romeo Delight" and "Standing On Top Of The World" instead of just "Top Of The World".
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    Or "Randy Rhodes" instead of "Randy Rhoads" [img]tongue.gif[/img]

    And I agree with the "Romeo's Delight"...I've seen it misspelled so many times, but where in the hell did THAT come from? [img]graemlins/irked.gif[/img]
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    Originally posted by Brett:
    Yes when people do the "Mean Streets" thing, that really bugs me too. You're a fan, but don't know that song's name? Come on now.
    Funny thing is EVH himself as well as Valerie call it "Mean Streets"

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    Yep! People get way too worked up over an "s". In these days I usually don't even know the titles of songs. I usually only listen to music in my car. I take the CD out of the cover, throw it in the house, and keep it in a CD case in my car. More often than not someone will say have you heard "song title here" and I say, "I'm not sure". Then I play it and of course I know the entire song....
    "Why behave in public if you're living on a playground?"

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    Where exactly is MEAN STREET???
    I can't find it anywhere on the map [img]graemlins/wtf.gif[/img]

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    MEAN STREETS&gt;&gt;&gt;MEAN STREETS&gt;&gt;&gt;MEAN STREETS.....hope you cant sleep tonite
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