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eyesbomb
11-06-2002, 10:57 AM
define your musical taste, post 25 names of bands/ artists who have the greatest influence on you, who you like the most or are just a special part of you for some reasons..


It's like giving an overview on your ears+heart




my shit (in no special order):

- Alec Empire
- Björk
- Joseph Arthur
- Jeff Buckley
- Rino Gaetano
- R.E.M.
- The Smashing Pumpkins
- Nine Inch Nails
- Primal Scream
- Nirvana + Hole
- Nick Cave
- David Pajo
- Joy Division
- Slint
- The Smiths
- The Beatles
- Radiohead
- Tool
- David Bowie
- Bob Dylan
- Tricky
- Robert Wyatt
- My Bloody Valentine
- Flaming Lips
- ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead








m, I tried to keep this the less 'indie' possible

Travis Meekz
11-06-2002, 03:33 PM
ok

-sp
-radiohead
-tool
-alice in chains
-sound garden
-modest mouse
-the doves (yes wayne, I have some of their stuff now and I love it)
-bowie
-simon and garfunkel
-floyd
-zep
-doors
-pj
-elton john
-some nirvana
-clapton
-want to start getting into genesis i think

some other shit, too hungry to list

mainstream as fuck

emo sucks

JHeibel
11-06-2002, 03:45 PM
- SP
- Beatles
- modest mouse
- Pixies
- toadies
- Jane's Addiction
- Depeche Mode
- PJ Harvey
- Bjork
- Tori Amos
- Hum
- Radiohead
- Joy Division
- Tool
- Sunny Day Real Estate
- Meat Beat Manifesto
- Doosu
- Baboon
- Interpol
- Nirvana
- some Pearl Jam
- Cure
- Beck
- Fugazi
- Spoon

evol
11-06-2002, 04:18 PM
the smashing pumpkins
nine inch nails
jeff buckley
polly jean harvey
sonic youth
radiohead
bjork
beck
tori amos
portishead
massive attack
joseph arthur
air
r.e.m.
the smiths
nirvana
lamb
blonde redhead
david sylvian
roni size/reprazent/breakbeat era
joy division
lauryn kill/the fugees
nick cave
blur
my bloody valentine

Blaise Bailey Finnegan III
11-06-2002, 04:38 PM
oh dear um

sonic youth
nirvana
mudhoney
smashing pumpkins
primal scream
the charlatans
the chemical brothers
the rolling stones
lynyrd skynyrd
aerosmith
zz top
guns n' roses
iggy & the stooges
led zepplin
the jimi hendrix experience
mogwai
the white stripes
soundgarden
alice in chains
tool
a perfect circle
doors
pink floyd
pixies
massive attack
the beatles
bob dylan
super furry animals

sorry i can't count ;<

shit i can't believe i forgot the stone roses either :O

Mason R Butler
11-06-2002, 05:16 PM
Sonic Youth
Nirvana
Smashing Pumpkins
Boredoms
Beatles
Rolling Stones
They Might Be Giants
Flaming Lips
Mercury Rev
Radiohead
Pixies
Pink Floyd
Syd Barrett
Bjork
Jandek
Miles Davis
Kinks
Beach Boys
Dead Milkmen
Dead Kennedys
Frank Zappa
Can
Captain Beefheart
Raymond Scott
Who

spa ced
11-06-2002, 08:00 PM
Smashing Pumpkins
Hum
Belly
Sunny Day Real Estate
Franz Liszt
Antonio Carlos Jobim
Harry Bellafonte
Perez Prado
Brian Eno
Polvo
Jets To Brazil
Nirvana
Elastica
Supergrass
Built To Spill
Juno
Braid
Enon
Imperial Teen
Burning Airlines
Radiohead
The Promise Ring
My Bloody Valentine
Modest Mouse
Yo La Tengo

strange_one
11-06-2002, 08:19 PM
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Christian Fennesz
Kevin Drumm
Masami Akita
Toshimaru Nakamuru
Jim O'Rourke
Squarepusher
Peter Rehberg
Mogwai
Dirty Three
Trans Am
Nobakazu Takemura
Sachiko M
Aphex Twin
COH
Bjork
Iron Maiden
You Am I
Supergrass
Low
Smashing Pumpkins
Sepultura
Elliott Smith
Modest Mouse
Tori Amos
Snout
Machine Translations
Chilli Gonzales
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jenniferkate
11-06-2002, 09:36 PM
nina simone
johnny cash
joy division
einsturzende neubauten
the smiths
cocteau twins
hood
the magnetic fields
the black heart procession
patsy cline
my bloody valentine
bjork
red house painters
bruce springsteen
the orchids
skinny puppy
slowdive
emmylou harris
disco inferno
radiohead
the field mice
the cure
neko case
galaxie 500
the sweetest ache

Pinnacle
11-06-2002, 10:11 PM
Pulp
Queens of the Stone Age
Explosions In The Sky
Live
The Cure
Nine Inch Nails
Portishead
Mogwai
Radiohead
A Perfect Circle
Fugazi
Godspeed You Black Emperor
Cream
My Bloody Valentine
The Swords Project
Grandaddy
Tool
Fiona Apple
Sonic Youth
And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead
Neutral Milk Hotel
Smashing Pumpkins
Halifax Pier
The Strokes
Pink Floyd

fallontears
11-06-2002, 10:43 PM
Smashing Pumpkins
Gram Parsons
The Flying Burrito Brothers
Son Volt
Uncle Tupelo
Jay Farrar
Wilco
Ryan Adams
Whiskeytown
Jay Bennett & Edward Burch
Sebadoh
Psychedelic Furs
The Cure
Sunny Day Real Estate
Pearl Jam
Nirvana
The Smiths
Travis
Pixies
Breeders
The Strokes
The White Stripes
Pete Yorn
Superchunk
Radiohead

Lie
11-06-2002, 11:29 PM
I'm keeping my Top 25 to artists who I see having some significant influence on me:

The Smashing Pumpkins
The Smiths
Jane's Addiction
Nick Cave
PJ Harvey
Jeff Buckley
Fugazi
Nick Drake
Robyn Hitchcock
Erik Satie
The Stone Roses
Ben Folds Five
Tom Waits
The Velvet Underground
Wes Montgomery
Led Zeppelin
Unwound
Serge Gainsbourg
Soundgarden
David Bowie
Simon & Garfunkel
Radiohead
Billie Holiday
Patti Smith
The Pixies

And then these are artists who I really like though I don't see them having too much musical influence on me:

Elliott Smith
Beck
The Notwist
Bjork
Ours
Portishead
Pink Floyd
Matthew Herbert
The Fugees
Neko Case
Neutral Milk Hotel

Bleh. That's kind of a mess.

GlassDreams
11-07-2002, 12:24 AM
The Smashing Pumpkins
Elliott Smith
Nick Drake
Bob Dylan
The Beatles
Tori Amos
Radiohead
The Who
My Bloody Valentine
Sonic Youth
Led Zeppelin
Bjork
Sigur Ros
Pink Floyd
Beck
The Beach Boys
Fiona Apple
Jeff Buckley
Belle and Sebastian
Ryan Adams
Oasis
Modest Mouse
The Velvet Underground
The Pixies
Cursive

Why Am I So Ugly?
11-07-2002, 01:40 AM
Smashing Pumpkins
Radiohead
Blur
Trail of Dead
Bright Eyes
Matthew Good Band
Interpol
Les Savy Fav
Juno
Live
Doves
Enon
Baboon
Foo Fighters
Stone Temple Pilots
Soundgarden
Nirvana
Weezer
Wax
NIN
Zwan
No Knife
Chavez
Better Than Ezra
Fugazi

FearFactory
11-07-2002, 03:47 AM
Faith No More
Tomahawk
Mr. Bungle
Fantomas



Tool
Pantera
Neurosis
Isis
Nile
Deicide
Slayer

Ihaman
11-07-2002, 05:00 AM
dj shadow
morcheeba
zero7
kid koala
bonobo
nightmares on wax
thievery corporation
ltj bukem
the cinematic orchestra
radiohead
mr scruff
bjork
air
amon tobin
dimitri from paris
falcon
dieselboy
hooverphonic
mark farina
derrick carter
moonraker
telepopmusik
timo maas


just to name a few

Oblivious
11-07-2002, 06:19 AM
the smashing pumpkins
the talking heads
the pixies
the beatles
david bowie
modest mouse
liz phair
nirvana
nine inch nails
james
placebo
pulp
ween
blur
the sundays
the throwing muses
fugazi
the violent femmes
janes addiction
the cars
they might be giants
missy elliot
simon and garfunkel
mazzy star
the rolling stones

strange_one
11-07-2002, 07:54 AM
Originally posted by FearFactory
Faith No More
Tomahawk
Mr. Bungle
Fantomas



Tool
Pantera
Neurosis
Isis
Nile
Deicide
Slayer

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