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  • You're No Good

    1 1.59%
  • Dance The Night Away

    8 12.70%
  • Somebody Get Me A Doctor

    13 20.63%
  • Bottoms Up!

    4 6.35%
  • Outta Love Again

    6 9.52%
  • Light Up The Sky

    21 33.33%
  • Spanish Fly

    0 0%
  • D.O.A.

    4 6.35%
  • Women In Love

    3 4.76%
  • Beautiful Girls

    3 4.76%
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    Dance the Night Away

    Never get tired of it.
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    LUTS but there are a bunch of tracks close to each other for the top spot. The only tune I love just a little less than the rest is Beautiful Girls.

    Some of Al's best drumming on this album. Really love the tuning of his toms on this album and that this is the first album to feature his Octobans that he bought while on the first world tour.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VH1986 View Post
    Somebody Get Me a Doctor
    Is that your vote or are you in trouble?! Either way, help is on the way. I voted for Somebody Get Me a Doctor, too. Maybe my all time favorite song they do live. Top 3 live anyway.

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    This was the second album I ever owned of the six pack.

    At that point I owned 1984, 5150 and OU812 (most recent release at the time)

    So I have a soft spot for VH2.

    I think Roth has no better performance on album than this. This is also Michael Anthonyís finest hour.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JUNGLE DRUMMER View Post
    LUTS but there are a bunch of tracks close to each other for the top spot. The only tune I love just a little less than the rest is Beautiful Girls.

    Some of Al's best drumming on this album. Really love the tuning of his toms on this album and that this is the first album to feature his Octobans that he bought while on the first world tour.
    I can agree with this. Beautiful girls needs to be retired.


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    DOA. Love that riff! Fucking raw and out of control!

    The only genre I really know is Van Halen.

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    I will have to say Light Up the Sky. I have always loved Alís drum solo in the middle.

    What a great song to open a set list.


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    Quote Originally Posted by fudd View Post
    I can agree with this. Beautiful girls needs to be retired.


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    Maybe from the live setlist, but Beautiful Girls is classic Van Halen.
    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "The truth sounds like hate to those who hate the truth" - Todd Wagner

    "Women and Children First ... The REAL Van Halen III"

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    Totally disagree about leaving Beautiful Girls behind. Just because it may be overplayed for us doesn’t mean it’s not an iconic song by VH for the ages. Beautiful Girls is a stellar track on VH II just like all of the rest of the songs.

    Are we all talking about the same fantastic band here?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rokgtar View Post
    Totally disagree about leaving Beautiful Girls behind. Just because it may be overplayed for us doesn’t mean it’s not an iconic song by VH for the ages. Beautiful Girls is a stellar track on VH II just like all of the rest of the songs.

    Are we all talking about the same fantastic band here?
    Word …

    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "The truth sounds like hate to those who hate the truth" - Todd Wagner

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    Take II from track II from VH II …

    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "The truth sounds like hate to those who hate the truth" - Todd Wagner

    "Women and Children First ... The REAL Van Halen III"

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    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "The truth sounds like hate to those who hate the truth" - Todd Wagner

    "Women and Children First ... The REAL Van Halen III"

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    My 2 favorites on VH II - DTNA (as someone else said, never get tired of it) and LUTS (the breakdown “ooh, mama see the firelights”) with Ed’s fantastic choppy rhythm, just stellar.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rokgtar View Post
    My 2 favorites on VH II - DTNA (as someone else said, never get tired of it) and LUTS (the breakdown “ooh, mama see the firelights”) with Ed’s fantastic choppy rhythm, just stellar.
    The breakdown in LUTS is my favorite in the entire VH catalog, and they have several epic breakdowns.
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    Quote Originally Posted by fudd View Post
    I can agree with this. Beautiful girls needs to be retired.


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    I hope they drop it on the next tour, the way they finally ditched Pretty Woman on the last.

 

 

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