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  • Exhaustive last.fm 50 question internet quiz, interesting but long.

    Abr 25 2008, 1h00 por neutron-x

    1. How did you get into 29? (Karp)
    The first person that ever played me Karp was my friend Jarred. I remember thinking they sounded like what a band equally influenced by Melvins and nursery rhymes would sound like.

    I loved them instantly, and actually taped them off of him as soon as I could buy some more cassettes. (hahah! Cassettes...), I never did see them live, even though I had the chance to at Gilman, but they remain a favorite of mine.

    I actually become friends with Jared from KARP years later and, indeed even played a few shows with The Whip. Jared is now in Big Business and Melvins, which is fantastic.

    2. What was the first song you ever heard by 22? (Van Halen)
    Panama, my dad had the record 1984, and I thought it was pretty cool, I would jump around to it a lot. Then I didn't really think about VH again until about 20 years later, when I had a few friends extol the praises of their first records, I checked them out for myself after getting a really cool compilation cd made by another friend, and it turns out. …
  • Excuse This Indulgance

    Set 16 2007, 6h30 por Mmccormick88

    I thought this was cute . . .

    Name your top 10 most played bands on Last.fm:

    1) Fugazi
    2) Wire
    3) Joy Division
    4) Gang of Four
    5) Minor Threat
    6) Mission of Burma
    7) Rites of Spring
    8) The Beatles
    9) Orchid
    10) The Misfits

    Now answer the questions according to the numbers:

    What was the first song you ever heard by 6?
    Honestly not sure, though it was probably Academy Fight Song.

    What is your favorite album of 2?
    You know, I really think I still like Pink Flag the best.

    What is your favorite lyric that 5 has sung?
    From In My Eyes:
    "You tell me you like the taste
    You just need an excuse
    You tell me it calms your nerves
    You just think it looks cool
    You tell me you want to be different
    You just change for the same
    You tell me it's only natural
    You just need the proof
    Did you fucking get it?"

    How many times have you seen 4 live?
    None, but they're back together and touring again! Let's hope!

    What is your favourite song by 7?
    Easy! For Want Of, one of the best songs of all time.