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    Something interesting I just heard!

    First of all, I did use the search function but didn't find anything about this. If it has been discussed, too bad.


    Listen to the beginning of this song. Sound familiar?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Frankenshoes View Post
    First of all, I did use the search function but didn't find anything about this. If it has been discussed, too bad.


    Listen to the beginning of this song. Sound familiar?

    "Once"?

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    Same opening as Once, but probably different enough that it doesn't infringe any copyright. It's pretty common in rock and pop music, I mean there's only so many chords you can use in that genre, unless you pull a Zep and just blatantly ripp off other artists and let the lawyers figure out the rest.

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    I like Once, a track where I have no freaking idea where Alex Van Halen is.
    If I told the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth about what I've gone through over the last 20 odd years, what it took to finally get where I am, people just wouldn't fucking believe it. So it's pointless. I now realize that I can't change people's minds, and I really don't want to or need to try. I'm at peace with it, and that's all that matters. - Edward Van Halen

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    It's 3 chords and a beat. I see what you're saying, but that's all it is really.

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    They're all just ripping off The Accüsed...

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    Might as well change the name of this thread to VH Soundalikes

    The keyboard part of this sounds like BOBW to me.
    'Old Van Halen, when I was in it-classic Van Halen-makes you wanna drink, dance and screw, right? And the new Van Halen encourages you to drink milk, drive a Nissan and have a relationship.' - David Lee Roth.

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    I've been saying that about BOBW for 25 years.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brett View Post
    I've been saying that about BOBW for 25 years.
    Glad it wasn't just me then all these years thinking that. Figured you would come back with a comment insinuating I was drinking.
    'Old Van Halen, when I was in it-classic Van Halen-makes you wanna drink, dance and screw, right? And the new Van Halen encourages you to drink milk, drive a Nissan and have a relationship.' - David Lee Roth.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eddymon View Post
    Might as well change the name of this thread to VH Soundalikes

    The keyboard part of this sounds like BOBW to me.
    Never noticed that until now. LOL!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eddymon View Post
    Might as well change the name of this thread to VH Soundalikes

    The keyboard part of this sounds like BOBW to me.
    Yeah, I think it was Brian May from Queen who heard BOBW before they released the album and told Ed it sounded alot like Celebration. Ed claimed he had never heard Celebration before.

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    Highway to Hell could break in to a BOBW medley pretty quick too. Take ACDC and Kool and the Gang together and you have a vh song?....this thread is tripping me out man.
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    There is a Sting song that uses the riff from Where Have All the Good Times Gone. I can't remember it, I'm not a Sting fan, I just remember hearing it on the radio all the time and recognizing the VH riff.

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    Quote Originally Posted by icy sky View Post
    Ed claimed he had never heard Celebration before.
    never heard Celebration? So, what... Ed's claiming he's never been to a wedding?
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