Here's a question.
Follow us on...
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Watch us on YouTube
Register
Likes Likes:  0
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 21
  1. #1
    Little Dreamer

    Join Date
    12.15.01
    Location
    Vancouver
    Posts
    25
    Posts Per Day
    0.00
    Favorite VH Album

    WACF, 1984, 5150, Balance
    Favorite VH Song

    Romeo Delight, Not Enough
    Last Online

    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0

    *BTW--I found out who did that song on VH1, Quiet Riot. Interesting tidbit for those of you who don't know, the late Randy Rhoads, who played Guitar for Ozzy on "Blizzard" and "Diary" was the original Guitarist for that band*

    Rock has changed, no denying it, in the last decade. A lot of new rock groups have appeared in the last while. Sum41, Staind, Nickelback( [img]smile.gif[/img] ), Treble Charger, Blink182 and Limp Bizkit*shudder* and more.

    So my question is; if you were forced to choose one band to carry on with the same kind of music Van Halen used to write, who would it be? I agree none of these bands could ever compare to Van Halen, but I would choose Nickelback. They're more of a depressing sound, but they are nonetheless amazing.

    What about you guys?

    ~Panama~
    ~"Don't be squirtin' that water at me or I'll @%$# you're girlfriend!"--David Lee Roth~

  2. #2
    Take Your Whiskey Home

    Join Date
    02.18.00
    Location
    Cowtown
    Posts
    5,196
    Posts Per Day
    0.69
    Favorite VH Album

    Van Halen
    Favorite VH Song

    Me Wise Magic
    Last Online

    09.15.15 @ 08:40 AM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    1

    good old boys from hanna, alberta. [img]smile.gif[/img] that's close to me, so i'm a fan of them by default i guess...
    but of all those bands, i would have to agree, notwithstanding the fact that they suck goat balls compared to van halen.

  3. #3
    Bullethead

    Join Date
    05.21.00
    Location
    Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Posts
    333
    Posts Per Day
    0.04
    Last Online

    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0

    Creed
    Life is something that happens when your planning something else.

  4. #4
    Bullethead
    Olen's Avatar
    Join Date
    10.01.99
    Location
    Huntington, WV
    Posts
    450
    Posts Per Day
    0.06
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Favorite VH Song

    Light Up the Sky
    Last Online

    Yesterday @ 10:07 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    7
    Thanks (Received)
    15

    Achievements:
    15,000 VHL Life PointsThee King
    My vote would be for Collective Soul. They seem to be carrying the American Rock Banner pretty well. They even opened for the mighty VH in '95 on the Balance tour, so I'm sure some VH rubbed off on them. [img]smile.gif[/img]
    "The love, the echoes of long ago . . . You needed the world to know, they are in Xanadu . . ."

  5. #5
    I'm The One

    Join Date
    06.04.01
    Location
    NJ
    Posts
    3,193
    Posts Per Day
    0.45
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning, and the rest of the first 6 albums!
    Favorite VH Song

    Everthing off of the first 6 albums!
    Last Online

    01.10.09 @ 01:07 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0

    <blockquote>quote:</font><hr>Originally posted by Panama1984:
    *BTW--I found out who did that song on VH1, Quiet Riot. Interesting tidbit for those of you who don't know, the late Randy Rhoads, who played Guitar for Ozzy on "Blizzard" and "Diary" was the original Guitarist for that band*

    Rock has changed, no denying it, in the last decade. A lot of new rock groups have appeared in the last while. Sum41, Staind, Nickelback( [img]smile.gif[/img] ), Treble Charger, Blink182 and Limp Bizkit*shudder* and more.

    So my question is; if you were forced to choose one band to carry on with the same kind of music Van Halen used to write, who would it be? I agree none of these bands could ever compare to Van Halen, but I would choose Nickelback. They're more of a depressing sound, but they are nonetheless amazing.

    What about you guys?

    ~Panama~
    <hr></blockquote>

    yes Randy was the original QR guitarist, BTW what song are you talkng about???

  6. #6
    Hang 'Em High
    Glenn's Avatar
    Join Date
    11.16.99
    Posts
    16,194
    Posts Per Day
    2.12
    Last Online

    06.17.20 @ 05:42 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    5
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    2


    Donor

    Achievements:
    25,000 VHL Life PointsThee King
    Awards:
    The Thread Killer
    <blockquote>quote:</font><hr>Originally posted by Panama1984:
    *BTW--I found out who did that song on VH1, Quiet Riot. <hr></blockquote>You must have been thinking of Cum On Feel The Noise. I recall you saying that the chorus kept repeating "why why why". He's actually singing "wild wild wild". [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img]

    Long live Randy Rhoads!!!!!!!!!

  7. #7
    I'm The One

    Join Date
    06.04.01
    Location
    NJ
    Posts
    3,193
    Posts Per Day
    0.45
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning, and the rest of the first 6 albums!
    Favorite VH Song

    Everthing off of the first 6 albums!
    Last Online

    01.10.09 @ 01:07 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0

    <blockquote>quote:</font><hr>Originally posted by Glenn:
    You must have been thinking of Cum On Feel The Noise. I recall you saying that the chorus kept repeating "why why why". He's actually singing "wild wild wild". [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img]

    Long live Randy Rhoads!!!!!!!!!
    <hr></blockquote>

    whcih was originally written and recorded by Slade!!!


    WILD WILD WILD!!! WILD WILD WILD!!!!
    [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img] [img]graemlins/drunk.gif[/img]

  8. #8
    Eruption

    Join Date
    01.22.01
    Age
    44
    Location
    Kansas City, Missouri
    Posts
    235
    Posts Per Day
    0.03
    Last Online

    02.28.12 @ 01:53 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    1

    My "vote" would have to go to Puddle of Mud. They originate from Kansas City and have been around playing the local circuit for too long. Their older stuff is better IMHO, so to "make it", they had to sell out a little bit and make some more radio friendly "pop" tunes. Now that they get continous airplay, I would expect their following albums to inch closer to how they used to sound before they got popular. There is another local KC band that deserves to make it as well and they are called Venus Auto. Heard them at Rockfest a couple years ago and they blew me away. I expected them to skyrocket to the top, but I never heard anything about them ever again.
    ExpandedConsciousness:

    WOW!!! HOLYFUCKINGFUCK!!! What kind of Twilight Zone am I living in? What kind of Viagra-Testosterone mix are these 50 year old + guys on? I never thought I'd hear another Dave and Eddie album again. If I did, I thought it would be a mid-paced affair like the Rolling Stones or later day AC/DC. After the TATTOO single I was ready for a poppy album from old guys, with a few nods to harder rock (She's A Woman and Bullethead) and I would have been happy with that.

    I NEVER THOUGHT I'D BE GETTING A FULL-THROTTLE HARD ROCK, HEAVY METAL, BALLS TO THE WALL, FUCKING VAN HALEN THRASH METAL ALBUM!!!

  9. #9
    Emperor of VHLinks.com
    Brett's Avatar
    Join Date
    09.02.99
    Location
    So Cal
    Posts
    76,091
    Posts Per Day
    9.89
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Favorite VH Song

    Unchained
    Last Online

    Today @ 04:57 AM
    Likes (Given)
    119
    Likes (Received)
    681
    Thanks (Given)
    2125
    Thanks (Received)
    14173

    Achievements:
    Pic PosterMaster PraiserSupremely-LikedElite Daily Poster350,000 VHL Life PointsThee King
    Yeah QR (most likely their producer though) had a boner for Slade or something, they also used "Mama We're All Crazee Now" for their second album. I've always been partial to "Metal Health" myself. "Bang your head.....da da.....Metal Health will drive you mad!"
    Webmaster
    VHLinks.com - The Internet's Largest Van Halen Fan Forum
    http://www.vhlinks.com

    Check Out My YouTube Guitar Videos!
    http://www.youtube.com/banoneguitar
    Direct Link To Subscribe To My Channel!
    http://www.youtube.com/banoneguitar?sub_confirmation=1

    Join the VHLinks Facebook Group!



  10. #10
    Somebody Get Me A Doctor
    Dan Halen's Avatar
    Join Date
    07.16.00
    Age
    35
    Location
    Corvallis, OR, USA
    Posts
    9,345
    Posts Per Day
    1.27
    Last Online

    09.26.07 @ 02:38 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    10


    Donor

    Godsmack or Sevendust. Godsmack are mean and heavier, and Sevendust are good but don't get as much credit. I guess I should also mention Fuel.
    "It's so damn hot... milk was a bad choice." --Ron Burgundy, Anchorman

  11. #11
    Eruption

    Join Date
    01.22.01
    Age
    44
    Location
    Kansas City, Missouri
    Posts
    235
    Posts Per Day
    0.03
    Last Online

    02.28.12 @ 01:53 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    1

    I forgot about Disturbed.
    ExpandedConsciousness:

    WOW!!! HOLYFUCKINGFUCK!!! What kind of Twilight Zone am I living in? What kind of Viagra-Testosterone mix are these 50 year old + guys on? I never thought I'd hear another Dave and Eddie album again. If I did, I thought it would be a mid-paced affair like the Rolling Stones or later day AC/DC. After the TATTOO single I was ready for a poppy album from old guys, with a few nods to harder rock (She's A Woman and Bullethead) and I would have been happy with that.

    I NEVER THOUGHT I'D BE GETTING A FULL-THROTTLE HARD ROCK, HEAVY METAL, BALLS TO THE WALL, FUCKING VAN HALEN THRASH METAL ALBUM!!!

  12. #12
    Eruption

    Join Date
    01.09.02
    Location
    Stalag 13, Deutschland
    Posts
    209
    Posts Per Day
    0.03
    Favorite VH Album

    Fraulines und Kinder First
    Favorite VH Song

    Somebody Get Me A Panzer
    Last Online

    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    1

    Incubus und der Mudvayne.

    Roth smooching with der brothers once more? I know nothing!

    Musical equipment I own dat legitimizes mein post. Tuba, clarinet, und electric glockenspiel.<br />Der Lord liebt einen beschäftigten Mann. Nicht vertrauen whitey. Sehen ein Doktor und erhalten gereinigt es.<br /><br />"You're a towel!" - Towelie

  13. #13
    I'm The One

    Join Date
    06.04.01
    Location
    NJ
    Posts
    3,193
    Posts Per Day
    0.45
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning, and the rest of the first 6 albums!
    Favorite VH Song

    Everthing off of the first 6 albums!
    Last Online

    01.10.09 @ 01:07 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0

    <blockquote>quote:</font><hr>Originally posted by SgtSchultz:
    Incubus und der Mudvayne.

    Roth smooching with der brothers once more? I know nothing!

    <hr></blockquote>


    you kill me man!!!
    [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img] [img]graemlins/devil.gif[/img] [img]graemlins/bounce.gif[/img]

  14. #14
    Big Bad Bill

    Join Date
    02.25.00
    Age
    48
    Location
    Va Beach, VA USA
    Posts
    1,019
    Posts Per Day
    0.14
    Last Online

    01.03.19 @ 06:32 AM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    10

    How about Sea Of Souls?

    Check them out!
    www.facebook.com/revery
    If you like cool, rock music, check out REVERY. We've put out two albums, and an EP. We were signed back in '06 and toured the US (our single Popstar Wedding was all over the radio back then). Our latest album, Adora De Phonic is available on Itunes, Amazon, etc.

  15. #15
    Romeo Delight

    Join Date
    12.27.00
    Posts
    95
    Posts Per Day
    0.01
    Last Online

    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
    Likes (Given)
    0
    Likes (Received)
    0
    Thanks (Given)
    0
    Thanks (Received)
    0

    <blockquote>quote:</font><hr>Originally posted by DLR'sCock:


    whcih was originally written and recorded by Slade!!!


    WILD WILD WILD!!! WILD WILD WILD!!!!
    [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img] [img]graemlins/drunk.gif[/img]
    <hr></blockquote>


    I believe Slade wrote all two of Quiet Riot's hits. [img]graemlins/sssh.gif[/img] Remember when rock's biggest buffoon was Kevin Dubrow? How did Rhoades and Sarzo ever hook up with him?

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Oke, oke, I got a question
    By Leo Van Newhouse in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Music Only)
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 01.06.05, 03:03 PM
  2. A question
    By mhnyr2000 in forum Bootleg Network
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11.06.02, 10:11 AM
  3. Question
    By Edward Van Halen in forum Guitar Room
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 09.24.01, 05:57 AM
  4. Question about my amp
    By KenyonVincent in forum Guitar Room
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 03.13.01, 02:38 PM
  5. question?
    By bcgvh in forum Guitar Room
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 08.22.00, 12:02 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •