Home Set Lists Forums The Permanent Record Asshole Opinion

Convictions -- Toledo, OH -- July 24th, 2015
Conquer Divide -- Westland, MI -- April 12th, 2015
Roger Waters -- Newport, RI -- July 24th, 2015
Slipknot -- West Palm Beach, FL -- July 24th, 2015
Incubus -- Tinley Park, IL -- July 23rd, 2015

  #41  
Old 12-08-2012, 08:36 PM
BloodoftheKings's Avatar
BloodoftheKings BloodoftheKings is offline
Rats off to ya
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Strong Island
Posts: 6,003
Quote:
Originally Posted by RampinUp46 View Post
Sorry guys.

Would anyone recommend any basics for someone who is considering diving a little deeper into the genre? All I'm aware of (literally - I have almost NO starting points whatsoever) genre-wise is what's currently popular in high school (basically, "TITS 'N WEED MUTHAFUCKA"), NWA, 2Pac...basically anyone that's been deified in the last few years and is popular as holy fuck as a result.

...Help.
If you have no starting points whatsoever you just need to listen to the basic essentials. Start with these:

Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back
NWA - Straight Outta Compton
Wu Tang Clan - Enter the Wu tang (36 Chambers)
Nas - Illmatic
A Tribe Called Quest - The Low End Theory
GZA - Liquid Swords
Beastie Boys - Paul's Boutique
__________________
8/1 - Thou
8/5 - Faith No More/Refused
Reply With Quote
  #42  
Old 12-08-2012, 08:52 PM
JRA's Avatar
JRA JRA is offline
Traditionalist Asshole
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 20,057
fuck forgot about wu-tang. Yea GZA's Liquid Swords and the 36 Chambers album is essential too. Raekwon's Only Built 4 Cuban Linx is good too, but don't expect to understand a word of it.
__________________
You know its true, bunny rabbits we have got lovely little fluffy bottoms. We do. That's why people often mistake us for Danny Devito.
Reply With Quote
  #43  
Old 12-08-2012, 09:24 PM
christopher's Avatar
christopher christopher is offline
Smoke Satan, Worship Crack
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: San Dimas, CA
Posts: 6,300
Quote:
Originally Posted by RampinUp46 View Post
Sorry guys.

Would anyone recommend any basics for someone who is considering diving a little deeper into the genre? All I'm aware of (literally - I have almost NO starting points whatsoever) genre-wise is what's currently popular in high school (basically, "TITS 'N WEED MUTHAFUCKA"), NWA, 2Pac...basically anyone that's been deified in the last few years and is popular as holy fuck as a result.

...Help.
Here is a list from the best of the best on this forum about what to check out, if he ever finishes it
__________________
Who needs a god when you've got Big Macs?
Reply With Quote
  #44  
Old 12-09-2012, 03:38 AM
mankvill's Avatar
mankvill mankvill is offline
Pop Punk > Slipknot and Y&T
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Kansas
Posts: 23,205
Blog Entries: 19
36 chambers is the greatest hip-hop album of all time and the only one you'll ever need *drops mic and walks out*
__________________
07/22 - Melt-Banana
07/26 - Forever Came Calling & Primitive Man
07/30 - Warped (?)
08/05 - Knockout Kid
08/07 - Fireworks (?)
Reply With Quote
  #45  
Old 12-09-2012, 03:53 AM
IrritatedTrout's Avatar
IrritatedTrout IrritatedTrout is offline
Not a number, I'm a free man
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Virginia
Posts: 5,331
Liquid Swords is my favorite.
__________________
6/17 - Meshuggah
6/28 - Iron Maiden - Bergen, Norway
6/29 - Blaze Bayley - Bergen, Norway
7/1 - Iron Maiden - Luxembourg
10/31 - Fleetwood Mac
Reply With Quote
  #46  
Old 12-09-2012, 05:23 AM
mastodon421's Avatar
mastodon421 mastodon421 is offline
Not popular in Buffalo
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Swampscott,Massachusetts
Posts: 7,232
Quote:
Originally Posted by BloodoftheKings View Post
If you have no starting points whatsoever you just need to listen to the basic essentials. Start with these:

Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back
NWA - Straight Outta Compton
Wu Tang Clan - Enter the Wu tang (36 Chambers)
Nas - Illmatic
A Tribe Called Quest - The Low End Theory
GZA - Liquid Swords
Beastie Boys - Paul's Boutique
Was gonna add some more, but this pretty much nails for it a basic starting point.
__________________
8/4 Slipknot/LOG
8/7 Deftones/Incubus
9/18 Fall of Troy
10/3 Revocation/Archspire

http://maitlandsmadness.blogspot.com/
Reply With Quote
  #47  
Old 12-10-2012, 05:12 AM
300%_Density 300%_Density is offline
Say what you want about America - 13 bucks can still get you a hell of a lot of mice!
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: The Prison Planet
Posts: 4,474
Gang Starr - Moment Of Truth
Gang Starr - Step In The Arena
Reply With Quote
  #48  
Old 12-10-2012, 03:53 PM
John The Drummer's Avatar
John The Drummer John The Drummer is offline
PANNTURRRUHHHHHH!!!!
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 6,171
Krispy Kreme - Money Maker
__________________
Dalla Nebbia
facebook.com/dallanebbiamusic

Funeral Age
funeralage.com

Mesmur
facebook.com/mesmurdoom
Reply With Quote
  #49  
Old 12-12-2012, 02:59 PM
adamclark52's Avatar
adamclark52 adamclark52 is offline
with his arms outstretched
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Keswick, Ontario
Posts: 6,759
The first two Wu-Tang albums are awesome and the last three are 50/50 good/nothing special.
__________________
07/31 - Windhand
08/06 - Neurosis
08/07 - Faith No More
08/22 - Motley Crue
09/19 - Godflesh
09/25-26 - Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Reply With Quote
  #50  
Old 12-13-2012, 12:51 AM
NickLed19's Avatar
NickLed19 NickLed19 is offline
N00B
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Nashville,TN
Posts: 1,827
If you want to hear good new hip hop...listen to The Game or Kendrick Lamar.
__________________
Slipknot
Alice in Chains
Cheap Trick
Def Leppard
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 06:42 PM.


Blah Blah Blah Copyright WWW.METALSETLISTS.COM 2008