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View Poll Results: Favorite Glam Rock Band/Artist
David Bowie 32 45.07%
Mott The Hoople 2 2.82%
New York Dolls 10 14.08%
Roxy Music 6 8.45%
Sweet 2 2.82%
T.Rex 8 11.27%
Brian Eno 2 2.82%
Bryan Ferry 0 0%
Slade 2 2.82%
Marc Bolan 1 1.41%
Iggy Pop (Post-Stooges) 6 8.45%
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Old 09-04-2018, 12:15 PM   #51 (permalink)
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I've always been a fan of Sweet, and it's a shame that they're only really known as a "one-hit wonder". 'The Man With the Golden Arm' from Desolation Boulevard is so good. I always love it when swing and big band combines with rock and metal.

I think their metal creds are usually forgotten about too, 'Set Me Free' and 'Sweet F.A.' are pure 70's metal.
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Old 09-04-2018, 12:26 PM   #52 (permalink)
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^^ Sweet is excellent. I have more of a history with Mott, though, albeit their earlier albums like Mad Shadows.
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Old 09-04-2018, 12:31 PM   #53 (permalink)
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I really need to listen to more of the Sweet. They've had some fun songs and I'm all about the ****ing fun but I've been lazy. If Nikki Sixx sucks their cocks then they're probably worth my time.
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Old 12-02-2018, 11:09 PM   #54 (permalink)
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Only one i like is Motley really
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Old 02-17-2019, 04:07 PM   #55 (permalink)
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It's pathetic how much the poll isn't even a competition.

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Old 03-02-2019, 08:59 AM   #56 (permalink)
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Gotta give The Dolls some lovin' in this thread...

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Old 09-16-2020, 01:24 PM   #57 (permalink)
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I'd say the Dolls.

However, Bowie remains the most important... historically speaking. Rightly so I might add.
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Old 09-16-2020, 11:34 PM   #58 (permalink)
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At a time like this, scorching irony, not convincing argument, is needed.

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Old 09-17-2020, 07:56 AM   #59 (permalink)
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I don't know man, it's hard to beat a guy in a tutu wearing mouse ears and a drummer with really big sticks and a cape:
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