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    Default VH wins "Best Album" & Best Song" of 2012

    Popular rock news website Ultimate Classic Rock has not only proclaimed Van Halen's A Different Kind of Truth the very best album of 2012, they now have declared Van Halen’s “Outta Space” the very best song of the year!

    UCR's TOP 10 ALBUMS OF 2012

    UCR's BEST 2012 SONGS

    Van Halen’s ‘A Different Kind of Truth’ the “Number One Album of 2012″ According to Ultimate Classic Rock (VHND)

    Van Halen’s “Outta Space” Named Best Song of 2012! (VHND)

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    Finally some recognition!

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    Artists I Have Seen: 1D, 38 Special, Aerosmith, Alabama, Bad Company, Bad English, Billy Squire, Bob Seger, Bon Jovi, Boston, BTO, Cheap Trick, Chicago, Chickenfoot, Cinderella, Daughtry, Dave Matthews Band, Default, Def Leppard, Dio, Dokken, Drowning Pool, Eagles, Earth Wind & Fire, Eddie Money, Eric Clapton, Farenheit, Fleetwood Mac, Foreigner, Garth Brooks, George Strait, Glass Tiger, Heart, Huey Lewis and the News, Jackson Browne, Jimmy Buffett, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Joe Bonamassa, John Mellencamp, Journey, Keel, Kingdom Come, Kings X, KISS, Kool and the Gang, Krokus, Lionel Richie, Little River Band, Lou Gramm, Loverboy, Los Lonely Boys, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Metallica, Michael Bolton, Nickelback, Night Ranger, Paul Stanley, Peter Frampton, Pink Floyd, Poison, Red Rider, REO Speedwagon, Santana, Sammy Hagar, Shinedown, Steely Dan, Steve Miller Band, Styx, Ted Nugent, Tesla, The 1975, The Black Crowes, The Roots, The Wallflowers, U2, Van Halen, Whitesnake, Zac Brown Band, ZZ Top

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    Ed is a beast on Outta Space. Well deserved recognition.
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    this is very cool. i hope they get recognized about this album as much as possible. totally deserves it.
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    "Outta Space" is the song that grabbed me by the shirt collar upon first listen ... and it still hasn't let up. Classic VH!

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    That's awsome! Outta Space is my fave and an absolute classic.

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    The song list is very subjective though. Apart from Outta Sace and Doom and Gloom, which are fantastic songs, I don't think the rest deserve to be in the top 10. I would much rather choose Street Jesus or Out Go the Lights over Legendary Child from Aerosmith; choose I Don't Wanna Lose Lose Yo, Threshold of a Breakdown, or Heartache in Blue over Gosta Get Paid by ZZ Top; Eat Your Heart Out, Shout Mercy or Take Me Down Below over Long Way Down by Kiss; and toss Big River in as a second VH song over Chicken Foot or Rush.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Frostydelight View Post
    The song list is very subjective though. Apart from Outta Sace and Doom and Gloom, which are fantastic songs, I don't think the rest deserve to be in the top 10. I would much rather choose Street Jesus or Out Go the Lights over Legendary Child from Aerosmith; choose I Don't Wanna Lose Lose Yo, Threshold of a Breakdown, or Heartache in Blue over Gosta Get Paid by ZZ Top; Eat Your Heart Out, Shout Mercy or Take Me Down Below over Long Way Down by Kiss; and toss Big River in as a second VH song over Chicken Foot or Rush.

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    "Outta Space" just flat-out rocks!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Number 47 View Post
    Double your sentiment.

    Big River is maybe the weakest song on the disc in my opinion, and both Chickenfoot and Rush belong there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dave's Dreidel View Post
    Double your sentiment.

    Big River is maybe the weakest song on the disc in my opinion, and both Chickenfoot and Rush belong there.
    Whoa. That's not only one of my favourites on the album, but one of my favourite VH songs of all time. I was never a huge fan of Big Trouble, but Big River is, IMO, a massive improvement and a classic song.
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    Kind of funny since they reviewed the album early and were underwhelmed on first listen but then said after subsequent listens, it might be a classic.

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    Good to see the fellas getting some well deserved recognition!

    Outta Space has become my favorite song on the album. My 6 year old loves it because he can sing the phrase "rocket's ass" and not get in trouble.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ziggysmalls View Post
    Kind of funny since they reviewed the album early and were underwhelmed on first listen but then said after subsequent listens, it might be a classic.
    That was Classic Rock (UK magazine), not UltimateClassicRock.com.

 

 

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