Home Set Lists Forums The Permanent Record Asshole Opinion

Skid Row -- Toronto, Ontario -- August 20th, 2014
The Quireboys -- West Hollywood, CA -- August 6th, 2014
High on Fire -- Los Angeles, CA -- August 19th, 2014
Nothing More -- Baltimore, MD -- August 18th, 2014
Boris -- Vancouver, British Columbia -- August 17th, 2014

  #1  
Old 03-29-2009, 03:42 PM
ADD's Avatar
ADD ADD is offline
Rama Lama Fa Fa Fa
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Everywhere Else
Posts: 22,954
Motorhead

"The best, of the best, of the best, SIR". Discuss
__________________
Feel It
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-29-2009, 03:56 PM
SomewhereInTime72's Avatar
SomewhereInTime72 SomewhereInTime72 is offline
HEY! LISTEN!
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: BKLYN NY
Posts: 12,966


__________________
"So yeah, monkey prostitution has happened."
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-29-2009, 04:03 PM
ravenheart's Avatar
ravenheart ravenheart is offline
Meanwhile, behind the facade of this innocent looking bookstore...
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: England
Posts: 18,074
Better once Phil Campbell joined. The Eddie Clarke stuff is very boring IMO.
__________________
www.jukeboxmetal.com
http://jukeboxmetal.blogspot.com

7/9 Pentagram
16/9 Richie Kotzen
19/9 Kamchatka
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-29-2009, 04:24 PM
TonyD's Avatar
TonyD TonyD is offline
I like the way the line runs up the back of the stocking
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Bay Area
Posts: 6,219
Quote:
Originally Posted by ravenheart View Post
Better once Phil Campbell joined. The Eddie Clarke stuff is very boring IMO.
__________________
8/20 High on Fire 4free
8/24 NIN/Soundgarden
11/16 Judas Priest
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-29-2009, 04:30 PM
ravenheart's Avatar
ravenheart ravenheart is offline
Meanwhile, behind the facade of this innocent looking bookstore...
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: England
Posts: 18,074
Same riffs over and over again. At least Phil can write different ones.
__________________
www.jukeboxmetal.com
http://jukeboxmetal.blogspot.com

7/9 Pentagram
16/9 Richie Kotzen
19/9 Kamchatka
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-29-2009, 04:40 PM
DethMaiden's Avatar
DethMaiden DethMaiden is offline
We're dying on the inside
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: NYC
Posts: 28,824
Blog Entries: 1
I don't like them. I was really bored by them live. I don't understand their place in the hallowed halls of metal, either. There were faster bands, and obviously better ones.
__________________
Mortals are mortar and life is the fuse.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 03-29-2009, 04:49 PM
mankvill's Avatar
mankvill mankvill is offline
Pop Punk > Slipknot and Y&T
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Kansas
Posts: 21,644
Blog Entries: 19
One of the only bands I can say "Hey, that's Speed Metal" about.

__________________
09/02 - Solstice
09/05 - DRI
09/09 - Origin
09/14 - Citizen
09/17 - Mineral
09/18 - Clutch
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 03-29-2009, 04:55 PM
JRA's Avatar
JRA JRA is offline
Traditionalist Asshole
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 19,821
Quote:
Originally Posted by ADD View Post
"The best, of the best, of the best, SIR". Discuss
You forgot "with honors." Make that mistake again, and Will Smith will come to your house and pimp slap your ass (and then Carlton will do the Carlton dance over your wounded body).

But yes, Lemmy and pals. They decided to take some speed to help out with a "56 show in 58 days" tour, and thus thrash metal was born.

I also think Lemmy is underrated not only as a lyricist ("your bones will build my palaces, your eyes will stud my crown" ) but as a vocalist. Alot of people were doing the whole "scream as high as you can" schtick, but Lemmy kept it within the...erm...masculine range. He sounds like a rugged English sailor drunk at the bar.

I also like both Fast Eddie and Campbell eras (though I wish Campbell would play those melodically genius solos he comes up with in the studio live), and anybody who says Motorhead should have stopped with Ace Of Spades is clearly high on more drugs than Lemmy's ever been on.

Also "No Sleep Til Hammersmith" is a near-flawless live album (the one flaw being that piece of shit song "Metropolis" which they continue to play live to this day ).
__________________
He's like "yo give me yo insurance information!" and I'm like "I didn't hit you with no car, I hit you with this mack truck I call a fist!"

Last edited by JRA; 08-18-2009 at 10:43 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 03-29-2009, 10:15 PM
ADD's Avatar
ADD ADD is offline
Rama Lama Fa Fa Fa
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Everywhere Else
Posts: 22,954
Quote:
Originally Posted by JRA View Post

I also think Lemmy is underrated not only as a lyricist ("your bones will build my palaces, your eyes will stud my crown" ) but as a vocalist. Alot of people were doing the whole "scream as high as you can" schtick, but Lemmy kept it within the...erm...masculine range. He sounds like a rugged English sailor drunk at the bar.

I also like both Fast Eddie and Campbell eras (though I wish Campbell would play those melodically genius solos he comes up with in the studio live), and anybody who says Motorhead should have stopped with Ace Of Spades is clearly high on more drugs than Lemmy's ever been on.

Also "No Sleep Til Hammersmith" is a near-flawless live album (the one flaw being that piece of shit song "Metropolis" which they continue to play live to this day ).
I endorse this message
__________________
Feel It
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 03-30-2009, 05:44 AM
ravenheart's Avatar
ravenheart ravenheart is offline
Meanwhile, behind the facade of this innocent looking bookstore...
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: England
Posts: 18,074
I'd rather they played Metropolis from the old stuff than things like Live To Win.
__________________
www.jukeboxmetal.com
http://jukeboxmetal.blogspot.com

7/9 Pentagram
16/9 Richie Kotzen
19/9 Kamchatka
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 01:31 AM.


Blah Blah Blah Copyright WWW.METALSETLISTS.COM 2008