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View Poll Results: Favorite song from Diver Down

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  • Where Have All The Good Times Gone!

    0 0%
  • Hang 'Em High

    9 18.00%
  • Cathedral

    0 0%
  • Secrets

    10 20.00%
  • Intruder / (Oh) Pretty Woman

    1 2.00%
  • Dancing In The Street

    1 2.00%
  • Little Guitars

    15 30.00%
  • Big Bad Bill (Is Sweet William Now)

    1 2.00%
  • The Full Bug

    12 24.00%
  • Happy Trails

    1 2.00%
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    It looks like we missed the 37 year anniversary of the release of Diver Down yesteday. What is your favorite song from the 5th album in the VH catalog? I've combined Intruder with (Oh) Pretty Woman and the Little Guitars with its Intro because there are only 10 slots for the poll.
    Last edited by I Coulda Hada VH; 04.15.19 at 05:21 PM.
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    We should get two choices, 1 original and 1 cover.

    Original: The Full Bug
    Cover: Dancing in the Street

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    love all of the originals on this record. Gotta go with The Full Bug. Has all the elements of a great VH tune. Cool riff, great background vocals, no clue what the fuck Dave is talking about but he sings it so cool that it doesn't matter. All boxes checked.

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    Little Guitars is my favorite song. I have always liked Dancin in the Streets.

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    LG for sure. Tie for 2nd TFB and Secrets.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Van Squalen View Post
    LG for sure. Tie for 2nd TFB and Secrets.
    What about Hang 'Em High?
    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

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    Little Guitars.

    But I voted for BBB, didn't want it to feel lonely.
    If I don't respond to you it means I have you on ignore, which means you are a douchenozzle.

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    LG is my fave, but voted for"Secrets" because it's so sexy & cool, but will get no votes.

    Full Bug & Hang, are also A++++++++

    Goodtimes Gone! is fucking stellar, as well, along with the gorgeous sonic tapestry that is
    "Cathedral."

    VH were so close to creating, possibly, their best album, but they got lazy.
    Big Trouble, She's the woman, the early seeds of Blood & Fire....

    They had it right there, written, so many options.

    But they took the easy option (a sign of things to come).
    Graver, Walking Ed, refugee from CVH & proud tone chaser...

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    Quote Originally Posted by I Coulda Hada VH View Post
    What about Hang 'Em High?
    Heh is awesome but itís the 4th best OG on that record.

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    I remember buying Diver on vinyl, and it was like total fucking blue balls.

    They'd tease you with Grade A originals, then take a dump on your sheets with filler
    bits like "Happy Trails," DITTS & BBB...

    Then it all ended in less than 30 minutes.

    I was like: WTF???!!! This is GREAT, BUT IT SUCKS!!! FUUCCCKKKK!!!

    I do love BBB now, but back then it just felt like a comedy skit or intermission.

    "Secrets" grabbed me right away, though.
    Soooooooo good, and that solo.....Damn.
    Graver, Walking Ed, refugee from CVH & proud tone chaser...

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    Technically "Pretty Woman" is my favorite song on the album. They did a great job on that one. That being said, I went with my favorite original, which was "Hang 'em High."

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    This is tough... I really like the album. Lots of good nuggets on here. I went with DITS though... I've always loved the solo. I know it get's ragged on for the amount of covers, but VH always did killer covers.

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    The Full Bug.

    Classic Van Halen.
    The only genre I really know is Van Halen.

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    "Always hopeful, yet discontent,
    He knows changes aren't permanent
    But change is!"

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