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Bands Rock Against Bush - Concerts and tours to raise awareness about 2004 election
Rolling Stone ^ | (September 23, 2003) | ANDREW DANSBY

Posted on 09/23/2003 3:25:39 PM PDT by weegee

Bands Rock Against Bush

Concerts and tours to raise awareness about 2004 election

Sonic Youth, the Donnas, the Liars, the Locust and Erase Errata are among the groups who have pledged their support for Bands Against Bush, a self-explanatory new artistic collective dedicated to lending its support to the "struggle against a world of perpetual fear and violence bolstered by the Bush administration." BAB has set up more than twenty regional chapters in the U.S. and abroad, with a directory of groups willing to participate in various events to raise voter awareness. Among the events planned is an October 11th international day of action, with concerts planned for New York City; Olympia, Washington; Seattle; Los Angeles; Boston; Washington, D.C.; Portland, Oregon; Paris, France; and Dublin, Ireland. The day of action will be preceded by a Rock Against Reagan Memorial show on October 9th.

On the recording front, Green Day, NOFX, Good Charlotte and others will contribute songs to Rock Against Bush, a compilation to raise political awareness prior to next year's presidential election. The set is due next year and will be augmented by a tour organized by NOFX frontman Fat Mike.

And Audioslave guitarist Tom Morello is planning to hit the road with fellow politically minded musicians Billy Bragg and Steve Earle on the Tell Us the Truth Tour this fall. The jaunt is being timed to coincide with campaigning for the 2004 election.


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1 posted on 09/23/2003 3:25:40 PM PDT by weegee
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To: weegee
Never heard of any of these bands. I bet their fans don't vote anyway.
2 posted on 09/23/2003 3:27:23 PM PDT by Diverdogz
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To: weegee
How fitting that one of the bands listed is "The Liars"....(most have been named in honor of Bill and Hillary).....this band should be booked for DNC fund raisers.
3 posted on 09/23/2003 3:28:20 PM PDT by Moby Grape
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To: weegee
Oh Brother..........LMAO!!!!!!!
4 posted on 09/23/2003 3:28:40 PM PDT by cmsgop (If you Sprinkle When You Tinkle,...Be a Sweetie and Wipe the Seatie......Priceless!!!!!!!!I saqw)
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To: weegee
Paris, France - a tour stop. ha ha
5 posted on 09/23/2003 3:29:00 PM PDT by ilgipper
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To: weegee
I've heard of Sonic Youth and Green Day...if it's any consolation, most of their fans are probably Dems already.
6 posted on 09/23/2003 3:29:10 PM PDT by Windcatcher
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To: Diverdogz
Morello is the former guitarist from Rage Against the Machine. A band so radical, they fought amonst themselves to determine which was the better communinst.

Move on, nothing more to see here.....

7 posted on 09/23/2003 3:30:11 PM PDT by Pukin Dog (Sans Reproache)
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To: Windcatcher
Most of their fans would go to vote against Bush and push the wrong lever....our side would get at least half the votes..."the stoned effect".
8 posted on 09/23/2003 3:30:58 PM PDT by Moby Grape
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To: weegee
I found that they have a website

It looks like more agitprop from the Anarchists with a capital A.

Their mission statement says that they are an international group. What about that ban on foreign contributions in election? Oh, that's right, Anarchists don't obey laws because they oppose our constitutional form of government...

Bands Against Bush Mission Statement

Bands Against Bush is an international movement which uses music and art and the support systems of these activities for protest and political involvement. We oppose the Bush administration and its domestic and foreign policies.

Our goals include encouraging debate and dialogue in a climate that is becoming increasingly hostile to dissent. We will use the resources we have cultivated as artists to share information, inspiration, and ideas. These include fanzines, bands, venues, record labels, concerts, radio stations, touring networks, the internet, libraries, college campuses, galleries, movie theaters, and any other means available. With these tools we can struggle against a world of perpetual fear and violence bolstered by the Bush administration, as well as collectively resist the weight of our individual apathy.

We hope to bring people together through outreach, trust, and inclusion. We want a more peaceful, just, and equitable word and see the Bush administration in opposition to these goals. Bands Against Bush welcomes all members who share our goals and wish to connect with others. In order to reflect the more equitable world we hope to create, we must be inclusive of women, queers, and transgendered people and the racial and class diversity of our communities.

By our commitment to being inclusive we encourage diversity within our organizing group and public events as well as the possibility of sharing information and resources, and learning from and collaborating with other groups with similar goals. Bands Against Bush strives to create an atmosphere of exchange and learning across social, economic and racial divides

Feel free to adapt this mission statement for your own use

Any organization that allows the mission statement to be "adapted" means that it doesn't have firm (or honest) convictions.

9 posted on 09/23/2003 3:31:07 PM PDT by weegee
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To: weegee
Ah yes, Tom Morello of "Rage Against My Daddy's Trust Fund' fame.

Is this the best groups of bands they can come up with?
10 posted on 09/23/2003 3:31:48 PM PDT by swilhelm73
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To: weegee
I did like some of these band but will avoid them in the future because they're morons.

They offer no real solutions to any problem, just their vapid message that they hate President Bush. Who does that help.
11 posted on 09/23/2003 3:32:40 PM PDT by Hillarys Gate Cult ("Read Hillary's hips. I never had sex with that woman.")
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To: Windcatcher
I saw Sonic Youth on PBS last week. They looked rather old...or maybe thats just the drugs n'stuff. LOL!
12 posted on 09/23/2003 3:34:56 PM PDT by anncoulteriscool
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To: weegee
Well, a bunch of stoners won't be voting for Bush...oh wait, they wouldn't be anyway. Nice try, NEXT!
13 posted on 09/23/2003 3:37:22 PM PDT by Petronski (I'm not always cranky.)
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To: Diverdogz
You think that you didn't recognize those names (I at least recognized a few) of the bands that will be on the album? Here are the Useful Idiots who are the rest of the wannabes on the Band List:

Band: The Satellites
Location: Herrin, IL
Contact Person: Matt McGuire
Web site:
http://thesatellites1.tripod.com/
E mail: blink_me-873@msn.com
A feel-good rock quartet with an
expanisive taste in music and a desire to play any show.

Band: Famous in Vegas
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Contact Person: Michael Subvert
Web: http://famousinvegas.com
Email: MSubvert@aol.com
Rock n roll punk band

Band: Kimone
Location: Boston, MA
Contact Person : Timothy Den
Web : www.kimone.com
Email: tim@kimone.com

Band: NOT AT ALL
Location: Boston, MA
Contact Person: Ivan
Web: www.notatall.net
Email: info@notatall.net
Check out our song called "W".

Band:The Challanged
Location :Brooklyn, NY
Contact Person: Rob
Web: www.geocities.com/thechallengedmusic
Email: rsuss77@yahoo.com
Melodic political punk band from New York

Band: The Radical Thought Resistance
Location : New York, NY
Contact Person: Howard Alper
Web: www.radthought.com
Email: radthought@aol.com
Phone: 718-781-9795
NYC based band that combines elements of Hard
Rock with Electronica, soulful vocals and socially conscious lyrics. Think Incubus, Sevendust and Rage Against The Machine.

Band: Temper, Temper
Location : Columbus, OH
Contact Person: Beth
Web: http://temper_temper.tripod.com
Email: universalheartbeat@hotmail.com
Pro-queer, pro-choice

Band: Mission to Mars
Location: Portland, OR
Web: www.pdxbands.com/bands/?band=missiontomars
E-mail: philipgolden@attbi.com
Check out "botany lesson." all about what you're all about.

Band: Cardinal
Location: Bham/Seattle, Wa, USA
Contact Person: Matt Fu
Web site:
http://www.cardinal.gq.nu
E mail: thecardinal@bust.com
We are a noisey, screamy three-piece with a
heavy, educated push to the leftside of dial.

Band: sweatshop kids
Location: Barrie, Ontario, Canada
Contact Person: Matt McGuire
Web site:
Dustin Craig
E mail :sweatshopkids@soon.com 705-436-2308
political hardcore ska punk

Band: Grogg
Location: San Francisco
Contact Person: Cody Grimm
Web site:
www.groggband.com
E mail: codygrimm@hotmail.com
Post-Modern Classic Rock

Band: Kervin
Location: Queens, NY
Contact Person: Apurva Mehrotra
Web site: www.whoiskervin.com
E mail: whoiskervin@hotmail.com
212-998-8588
Kervin is a four-piece heavy, punk band. Political/socio-political lyrics along with aggressive beats/riffs. l

Band: Casual Indifference
Location: Portland, OR
Contact Person: Brendan Deiz
Web site: www.geocities.com/casualindifference
E mail: casualindifference@yahoo.com
mostly punk rock, some other stuff, very political

Band: melomane
Location: nyc
Contact Person: quentin
Web site: www.melomane.org
E mail: qjennings@earthlink.net
melodic anarchy

Band: WAD- Seattle
Location: nyc
Contact Person: quentin
Web site: www.wadrocks.com
E mail: webmaster@wadrocks.com, 206-789-4397

Band:SHIT
Location: St Louis, MO
Contact: MaryLiz
Web site: http://www.geocities.com/stothehtotheitothet/index.htm
E mail: tinyreeb@aol.com
political hardcore/punk

Band:frank lloyd wrong
Location: Bloomington, IN
Web site: www.upsettheapplecart.com
E mail: facelesscow@hotmail.com

Band: The Afrosheens
Location: Cambridge, MA
Contact: Afshin Beheshti
Web site:www.mp3.com/theafrosheens
E mail: abeheshti@forsyth.org
Rock/hard-core

Band:The Crunchies
Location: Lexington, KY
Contact: Jennifer Ray
Web site: http://rayart777.tripod.com/crunchies.html
E mail: jenniferama@hotmail.com
We're a garage-punkabilly band with an anarchist
philosophy and a transgendered lead singer.

Band: Mission To Madness
Location: Kennewick, WA
Contact: Mike McCollum
Web site: http://missiontomadness.tripod.com
E mail: zenmonk3000@hotmail.com
Powered by technology. Fuelled by injustice.

Band: andy cigarettes
Location: portland, oregon
Contact: chad ferguson
Web site: andycigarettes@hotmail.com, 503-286-2720
E mail: zenmonk3000@hotmail.com
solo funnybusines.

Band: Glass Elevator
Location: Olympia, WA
Contact: Wylie
Web site: garbijman@arabia.com, (360) 570-8703
E mail: zenmonk3000@hotmail.com
We're a psychadelic pop rock band that wishes to
help in any way be it playing shows or general organization. All of our resources are also yours.

Band: Tampon Dollies
Location: Homeland, California
Contact:Zak, Katie
Web site: www.geocities.com/chaos_kid_oi
E mail: chaos_kid@hotmail.com
Horrorcore Riot Grrrl

Band: big city orchestra
Location: alameda ca.
Contact:Zak, Katie
Web site: http://ubuibi.org/
E mail: das@ubuibi.org
warm noise milk

Band: Algorhythm
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Contact: Coven
Web site: http://ubuibi.org/
E mail: danegativecreep@aol.com
A new take on an old rock and roll

Band: SG
Location: portland, OR
Contact: Alex
Web site:
E mail: pati@hevanet.com
A rock band that feels we should all do our own ****ing part

Band: The Exposed
Location: East Haven, CT
Contact: Jim
Web site: http://www.theexposed.cjb.net
E mail: theexposed@hotmail.com
The purpose of our band is not only to point out all
things wrong w/ our fascist nation, but also to prove what a terrible job Bush does as our Presidential leader.

Band: The Bootleggers
Location: Portland Or
Contact: Bubba
Web site:
E mail: bootleggersband@yahoo.com, 360-261-1006
Ska/rock/reggae

Band: Star Seed Manifest
Location:
Contact:
Web site:
E mail: sezmabitm@yahoo.com

Band: The Lonely Samoans
Location: New York City
Contact: samoa
Web site: http://www.lonelysamoans.com
E mail: samoa@rainbowpig.com
political country band

Band: The Fugue
Location: New York City
Contact: Mookie Singerman
Web site: www.the-fugue.com
E mail: pasingerman@vassar.edu
GOP-hatin post-punk

Band: Astral Realm
Location: Oakland
Contact: Sam Stearns
Web site: www.astralrealm.com
E mail: samstearns@hotmail.com
spiritual revolutionary hard rock

Band: Isabella the Brave
Location:Sharon, PA
Contact: Lenny Crist
Web site: http://www.isabellathebrave.com
E mail: lenny@isabellathebrave.com, 724-342-9210
new wave/indie rock/agit prop band in the vein of
cursive, desaparacidos, murder city devils, trail of dead.

Band: A Sandcastle Still
Location:Bellingham, WA USA
Contact:Matt Fu
Web site: http://www.asandcastlestill.gq.nu
E mail: asandcastlestill@bust.com
Mostly mellow and sparse solo acoustic punk.

Band: Astral Realm
Location: Oakland
Contact: Sam Stearns
Web site: www.astralrealm.com
E mail: samstearns@hotmail.com
Everyone can be a punk rocker,why he can't....

CENTRAL AMERICA--NONE NOW

SOUTH AMERICA--NONE NOW

EUROPE

Band: Lillian Gish
Location: Belgium
Contact Person: Fred
Web: www.joueb.com/weinmann
Email: no_fishrec@hotmail.com
Noisy-experimental
belgian band

Band: Tokin'
Location: Dublin Ireland
Contact Person: Mick
Web: www.tokinmusic.com
Email: mick@tokinmusic.com
Melodic Rock

Band: 20 Bulls Each
Location: Dublin , Ireland
Contact Person: Gareth Cummins
Web: www.20bullseach.com
Email: gareth@eircom.net
Melodic Hardcore

Band: wevsdeath
Location: The Netherlands
Web: www.wevsdeath.tk
Email: wevsdeath@hotmail.com

Band Killtimel
Location: Roma
Contact: Stevo Killtime
Web site: http://www.killtime.net
E mail: stevo.killtime@virgilio.it
Everyone can be a punk rocker,why he can't....

ASIA

Band:Trash my dead
Location: Tokyo
Web site: http://homepage2.nifty.com/royal-trash/
E mail: chelsea_girls149@hotmail.com, 080-3121-6738

14 posted on 09/23/2003 3:38:11 PM PDT by weegee
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To: All
Don't PACs have to file someplace?
15 posted on 09/23/2003 3:39:47 PM PDT by weegee
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To: weegee
Never heard of any of them except Green Day, and they absolutely suck.
16 posted on 09/23/2003 3:40:09 PM PDT by Dan from Michigan (There are two things in the middle of the road. Roadkill, and a yellow stripe.)
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To: weegee
" . . . the "struggle against a world of perpetual fear and violence bolstered by the Bush administration."

These people have apparently already forgotten 9-11, and think that by putting our heads in the sand, the terrorists will go away. They are clueless about the determination, capability, and staying power of the terrorists.
17 posted on 09/23/2003 3:40:21 PM PDT by Steve_Seattle (uo)
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To: weegee
The day of action will be preceded by a Rock Against Reagan Memorial show on October 9th.

And that will be preceded by a Rock Against Soap and Shampoo Memorial show.

18 posted on 09/23/2003 3:41:13 PM PDT by rickmichaels (The root cause of anti-Americanism is envy.)
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To: weegee
Our goals include encouraging debate and dialogue in a climate that is becoming increasingly hostile to dissent.

So let me see if I get this...

Mike Moore denouncing the President on national TV, and got an award basically for lying and creating a piece of anti-Republican propaganda.

According to the Noble committee itself, they gave an award to Carter for attacking the President.

Most of the Dem candidates are going around the nation denouncing the President.

The majority of the media, including the NYT, CNN, and Reuters spend much of their time attacking the president.

And now a bunch of bad, but popular bands, are going around attacking the President.

How the hell is this a climate hostile to dissent??? This isn't like the Clinton years when the IRS would audit you if you spoke out against Clinton, and the White House had domestic enemy files.

These fools are so eager to lap up every bit of propaganda the leftist media can feed them it is disgusting. Just another example of showing one's "individuality" by doing what you perceive everyone else to be doing. Only this time, as opposed to dyeing your hair green or getting a piercing, its fighting *for* Islamism and Fascism.
19 posted on 09/23/2003 3:41:29 PM PDT by swilhelm73
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To: Pukin Dog
Morello is the former guitarist from Rage Against the Machine.

Oh yeah, I forgot about that. To quote a song from them.
"@#^^# you, I won't do what you tell me" - Got that, Tom?

20 posted on 09/23/2003 3:41:43 PM PDT by Dan from Michigan (There are two things in the middle of the road. Roadkill, and a yellow stripe.)
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To: weegee
There's no way Melissa Etheridge will join this tour.
21 posted on 09/23/2003 3:42:13 PM PDT by Senator Pardek
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To: weegee
Sonic Youth, the Donnas, the Liars, the Locust and Erase Errata are among the groups who have pledged their support for Media Exposure For Unknown Bands (MEFUB), a self-promoting collective of untalented second rate club bands dedicated to getting the attention of a record label in their "struggle against a world of music where 60 year old rockers are the only major concert draw."
22 posted on 09/23/2003 3:42:16 PM PDT by kidd
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To: weegee
We want a more peaceful, just, and equitable word and see the Bush administration in opposition to these goals.

Bands Rock Against Bush, Literacy.

23 posted on 09/23/2003 3:42:38 PM PDT by Grando Calrissian
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To: anncoulteriscool
I saw Sonic Youth at Seattle's Bumbershoot festival a couple of years ago, and they stunk. Completely boring. Too much pot, not enough talent.
24 posted on 09/23/2003 3:42:48 PM PDT by Steve_Seattle (uo)
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To: kidd
These bands support anarchy and volunteer payments? Fight the system and use a file sharing system.
25 posted on 09/23/2003 3:44:22 PM PDT by weegee
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To: weegee
Kind of the 21st Century's equivalent of Woodstock...That was insignificant as well in their form of counter culture...only difference is these types due Crack instead of Powdered Cocaine or LSD, probably more body piercings, and might eat a bit more Tofu....But they are just another blip on the radar screen to the trash can of irrelevence.
26 posted on 09/23/2003 3:44:27 PM PDT by democrats_nightmare
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To: weegee
Band:SHIT
Location: St Louis, MO

Sometimes these things just write themselves...

27 posted on 09/23/2003 3:45:51 PM PDT by Billthedrill
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To: weegee
News of this tour will bring a smile to the face of every Islamo-fascist around the world, reinforcing their belief that the West is soft, decadent, stupid, and ripe for destruction.
28 posted on 09/23/2003 3:46:13 PM PDT by Steve_Seattle (uo)
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To: anncoulteriscool
I saw Sonic Youth on PBS last week. They looked rather old...or maybe thats just the drugs n'stuff. LOL!

You think they look old?!! I saw the Donnas play when they were still in high school (18 but in high school).

They've picked up a lot of road miles in a few years (and the guy who wrote their rocking songs doesn't anymore).

29 posted on 09/23/2003 3:47:20 PM PDT by weegee
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To: Pukin Dog

30 posted on 09/23/2003 3:49:08 PM PDT by facedown (Armed in the Heartland)
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To: weegee; Dan from Michigan
Ok, I've heard of Green Day and Rage Against The Machine. I might even recognize a Green Day song if you played it and told me it was Green Day playing - maybe the same for RATM.

But, there are no others on that list I recognize. Then again, I don't listen to pop radio, college radio or MTV.
31 posted on 09/23/2003 3:49:10 PM PDT by Diverdogz
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To: weegee
They're all punk bands that mainly draw teenage, pot-smoking, anarchist, black-clad, overly-pierced, heavily-tattooed, social-outcast types.

(i.e. Dems-in-the-making)
32 posted on 09/23/2003 3:50:09 PM PDT by Ex-Dem (Lapsed RAT)
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To: swilhelm73
Ah yes, Tom Morello of "Rage Against My Daddy's Trust Fund' fame.

Don't forget Harvard indoctrinated.

33 posted on 09/23/2003 3:50:31 PM PDT by StriperSniper (The slippery slope is getting steeper.)
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To: weegee
You can check out the popularity of those bands at http://www.allmusic.com/ before you RIP THEM OFF, LOL! I don't think most of them are even worth a 25 cent blank CD, though!
34 posted on 09/23/2003 3:51:37 PM PDT by BobS
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To: Dan from Michigan
These little groups exist to the 12 to 17 year old age group...Some may have a few anarchist and elf followers. So many of these little punk bands don't even get a chance at their 15 minutes.
35 posted on 09/23/2003 3:54:07 PM PDT by hope (No matter who they nominate, Bill and Hill will rule.)
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To: weegee
I'm proud to say that I have never heard of most of those groups. As far as I am concerned, rock music died in the early 90s.
36 posted on 09/23/2003 3:54:43 PM PDT by Paul Atreides (Bringing you quality, non-unnecessarily-excerpted threads since 2002)
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To: weegee
The International Day of action is on Oct 11? News flash for the geniuses who are organizing this: ONLY AMERICANS CAN VOTE IN THE U.S.
37 posted on 09/23/2003 3:57:23 PM PDT by IslandTrash
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To: Windcatcher
I've heard of Sonic Youth and Green Day...if it's any consolation, most of their fans are probably Dems already.

Most fans probably are Dems, but I love Green Day. I went and saw them last year, and they seriously rock! I just don't get politicla advice form them.

38 posted on 09/23/2003 3:58:02 PM PDT by TankerKC (Wow! I guess I hit a nerve.)
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To: weegee
How convenient that October 11th is the Clintons' wedding anniversary.
39 posted on 09/23/2003 3:58:20 PM PDT by weegee
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To: IslandTrash
The anarchists don't believe in borders or campaign finance laws. The rest of the world gets a say in our 2004 election, don't you know?

There was also a link on the main website (there are regional websites) already trying to persuade Greens to vote DemocRat in 2004.

I thought that there already was a rock "non-profit, non-partisan" charity founded to elect RATs: SeeBS-Viacom's Rock the Vote.

40 posted on 09/23/2003 4:01:20 PM PDT by weegee
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To: weegee
Dixie Chicks?
41 posted on 09/23/2003 4:03:49 PM PDT by Saundra Duffy (For victory & freedom!!!)
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To: Steve_Seattle
I saw Sonic Youth at Seattle's Bumbershoot festival a couple of years ago, and they stunk. Completely boring. Too much pot, not enough talent.

Not enough talent? You wouldn't know it if was blasting your ears out.

Sonic Youth were easily one of the top 5 most influential bands of the 80s. Their output in the 90s remained strong, while breaking underground bands into the mainstream. For example, they were instrumental in introducing Nirvana to the hordes of joyous frat boys who don't get exposed to music that isn't played on corporate radio.

PS, they now have a fulltime 5th member in Jim O'Rourke. He's a great musician and producer in his own right (produced Wilco's latest album). SY's 2003 release was a damn fine album. Get some education because your ignorance is on full display.
42 posted on 09/23/2003 4:09:26 PM PDT by Belial
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To: anncoulteriscool
I saw Sonic Youth on PBS last week. They looked rather old...or maybe thats just the drugs n'stuff. LOL!

They're about 50 years old. They're pretty normal people actually, two of the members are married and have a little girl. They're active in the experimental scene but still enjoy rocking out.
43 posted on 09/23/2003 4:17:19 PM PDT by Belial
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To: weegee
"The Liars" from "the Donnas", will "Erase Errata" of "the Locust" "Sonic Youth"

I am a Rock'n Roller since I was born (late '50's), but this is the weirdest bunch I have had ever heard of.
Mind you, we had our crop of weird band names as well (Meat Loaf, Yardbirds, Blood, Sweat and Tears, etc..)

It looks like, it is time join the AARP!

44 posted on 09/23/2003 4:17:34 PM PDT by danmar ("There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root" Thoreau)
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To: Diverdogz
They're all mediocre.
45 posted on 09/23/2003 4:18:19 PM PDT by yoda swings (my name is clio and i'm dispensable.)
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To: weegee
The more I see stuff like this the more I know Prsident Bush is on the right track.
46 posted on 09/23/2003 4:30:04 PM PDT by Beth (Dubya fan)
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To: Beth
LOSERS!

47 posted on 09/23/2003 4:34:57 PM PDT by WillowyDame (BUSH 04)
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To: Belial
"Not enough talent? You wouldn't know it if was blasting your ears out."

I went to see Sonic Youth with a friend who was a big fan, and he was disapppointed by the show, which consisted of a bunch of long, meandering semi-jazz tunes with no discernible structure. If they had talent, it wasn't on exhibit during that concert. And thanks for the correction on my musical tastes; I'll never again dare to disagree with your expert opinion.
48 posted on 09/23/2003 4:35:39 PM PDT by Steve_Seattle (uo)
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To: Belial
By the way, I can't stand Nirvana either.
49 posted on 09/23/2003 4:37:08 PM PDT by Steve_Seattle (uo)
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To: Dan from Michigan
Billy Bragg is a deep-in-the-muck Socialist.
50 posted on 09/23/2003 4:41:52 PM PDT by Rocko
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