Music Banter

Go Back   Music Banter > The Music Forums > General Music
Register Blogging Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Welcome to Music Banter Forum! Make sure to register - it's free and very quick! You have to register before you can post and participate in our discussions with over 70,000 other registered members. After you create your free account, you will be able to customize many options, you will have the full access to over 1,100,000 posts.

View Poll Results: Which English-speaking country produce the best music?
The United Kingdom 99 40.57%
Ireland 4 1.64%
The United States 106 43.44%
Canada 14 5.74%
Australia 8 3.28%
New Zealand 4 1.64%
Jamaica 2 0.82%
Other (which?) 7 2.87%
Voters: 244. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-01-2010, 11:25 AM   #211 (permalink)
The Sexual Intellectual
 
Urban Hat€monger ?'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Somewhere cooler than you
Posts: 18,447
Default

__________________



Urb's RYM Stuff

Most people sell their soul to the devil, but the devil sells his soul to Nick Cave.
Urban Hat€monger ? is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2010, 11:46 AM   #212 (permalink)
Atchin' Akai
 
right-track's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Unamerica
Posts: 8,696
Default

Not used lastfm for about 2 years, but I doubt my listening habits have changed that much.
The unknown quantity will probably be untagged songs. Chances are they're rare soul tracks which will originate from the U.S.A..

right-track is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2010, 01:19 PM   #213 (permalink)
____
 
FaSho's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: NC
Posts: 5,279
Default



America FTW?
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Janszoon View Post
What? No. No. No. No no no.
FaSho is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2010, 02:02 PM   #214 (permalink)
I Am Become Death Metal
 
captaincaptain's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Stankonia
Posts: 695
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by right-track View Post
It's a small island off the south coast of Australia.
New Zealand is actually an archipelago.
captaincaptain is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2010, 02:09 PM   #215 (permalink)
gun whales
 
gunnels's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Knoxville/Nashville, TN, USA, NA, E, S, LC, MW, Known Universe
Posts: 1,702
Default


Dang.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sequoioideae View Post
Fuck your hashtags, they have no power in this realm.
Quote:
Originally Posted by FETCHER. View Post
I'm awfully sorry I'm not as good at writing pretentious posts as you are.
Let's Play TF2 Sometime.|Unrepresentative Last.fm.|Puns, Pokemon, and Miscellany
gunnels is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2010, 03:51 PM   #216 (permalink)
why bother?
 
Bulldog's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: UK
Posts: 4,826
Default



^ My best guess regarding the unknown category is that they're all off that whole lotta official compilations I've got, in which case it'd be made up of a load of Jamaican ska and rocksteady, Latin American and African stuff or whatever.
Bulldog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2010, 04:14 PM   #217 (permalink)
quarantined
 
Neapolitan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Les Barricades Mystérieuses
Posts: 7,020
Default

Alice in Chains
The Allman Brothers
B-52's
Bad Brains
Bad Religion
The Beach Boys
Chuck Berry
Between the Buried and Me
Black Flag
The Breeders
The Byrds
Cake
The Cars
Chicago
The Chi-lites
Collective Soul
The Connells
Creedence Clearwater Revival
Fats Domino
D!ck Dale and The Del Tones
Willie Dixon
The Doors
Down
The Dwarves
Dysrhythmia
Duane Eddy
Everclear
Foo Fighters
Goo Goo Dolls
Guadalcanal Diary
The Grateful Dead
Bill Haley and His Comets
Jimi Hendrix
Johnny and the Hurricanes
Buddy Holly and the Crickets
Johnny Lee Hooker
The Hooters
Immortal Technique
Isis
Janis Joplin
Louis Jordan and His Tymapny Five
Kings of Leon
The Lemonheads
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Neurosis
Nirvana
NOFX
Mad Season
The Mars Volta
early Metallica
The Minutemen
The Misfits
Les Paul and Mary Ford
Missing Persons
Molly Hatchet
The Motels
of Montreal
Pantera
Pearl Jam
Pelican
The Platters
The Presidents of the United States of America
Elvis Presely
Pylon
The Ramones
Red Hot Chili Peppers
The Replacements
REM
Russian Circles
The Roots
The Screaming Trees
Slayer
Smashing Pumpkins
The Smithereens
Soundgarden
Stone Temple Pilots
The Stray Cats
The Strokes
Talking Heads
Television
Temple of the Dog
The Thermals
John Wayne and the Tennesse Two
The Waitresss
Ween
Weezer
Tom Waits
Van Halen (w/ David Lee Roth)
The Ventures
Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps
X
ZZ Top

Quote:
Originally Posted by ElephantSack View Post

I could keep going.

You guys got yourselves a point there. I'm still going with the U.S., though, and it's not in an "America, **** YEAH" kind of way, either.
I added some bands to your list. I didn't want to name bands just for the sake of listing them, but I don't know too much about 80's music so threw in B-52's, REM, Pylon, Guadalcanal Diary, they were from Athens Georgia which had a burgeoning music scene before Seatle stoled it from them.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zhanteimi View Post
Actually, I like you a lot, Nea. That's why I treat you like ****. It's the MB way.

"it counts in our hearts" - ?ºº?
“I have nothing to offer anybody, except my own confusion.” ? Jack Kerouac.
“If one listens to the wrong kind of music, he will become the wrong kind of person.” – Aristotle.
"If you tried to give Rock and Roll another name, you might call it 'Chuck Berry'." - John Lennon
"I look for ambiguity when I'm writing because life is ambiguous." — Keith Richards ? ???? ? ? ?????
Neapolitan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2010, 04:23 PM   #218 (permalink)
 
Zer0's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Ireland
Posts: 3,791
Default



USA wins
__________________
Zer0 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2010, 04:27 PM   #219 (permalink)
Atchin' Akai
 
right-track's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Unamerica
Posts: 8,696
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by captaincaptain View Post
New Zealand is actually an archipelago.
right-track is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2010, 04:30 PM   #220 (permalink)
NSW
Bigger and Better
 
NSW's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Texas girl living in the UK
Posts: 2,578
Default

Neat.

__________________
Hi.
NSW is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads



© 2003-2020 Advameg, Inc.