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View Poll Results: Does John Peel deserve to make the Hall of Fame?
Yes 11 91.67%
No 1 8.33%
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Old 11-06-2009, 09:40 AM   #2111 (permalink)
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it's been 10 days, is it a yes or a no?
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wow.

i keep forgetting how predisposed you are to being as pretentious as humanly possible.
Awww did I not like your favourite band.
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Old 11-06-2009, 10:02 AM   #2113 (permalink)
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Beefheart already got nominated, silly.
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Old 11-06-2009, 02:22 PM   #2114 (permalink)
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I voted no. A few people have already said my reasons-

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They are a very influential band, even if most of the music they have spawned isn't necessarily good. But Tool is awesome, so who cares? They are clearly skilled musicians, who are very creative and bring a lot to the table outside of their music.
I believe the complete opposite of this. Except the part where he said "most of the music they have spawned isn't necessarily good"

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I don't mind Tool but I don't consider them particularly groundbreaking and unfortunately their influence seems to be only on a lot of really awful bands so they get the no vote from me.
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So here's my experience with Tool.

I first heard of them in the early 90s when they were basically written off as a third rate industrial band. I heard a couple of songs & thought 'Hmm, they sound like a third rate industrial band'.
and agreed.
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I believe the complete opposite of this. Except the part where he said "most of the music they have spawned isn't necessarily good"
They aren't influential, skilled musicians who have a lot to offer beyond their music?
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Old 11-06-2009, 02:39 PM   #2116 (permalink)
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Oh ****, lone mod on the Yes side!
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They aren't influential, skilled musicians who have a lot to offer beyond their music?
Skilled musicians I can agree with but almost all bands have skilled musicians. Have a lot to offer beyong their music? C'mon. Like what?
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Is the weather cold outside the palace?
wouldn't know. I send the plebs out there.
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Skilled musicians I can agree with but almost all bands have skilled musicians. Have a lot to offer beyong their music? C'mon. Like what?
Have you ever seen one of their music videos? A live performance? The album artwork?
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