Favorite 5 bands

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  • reesdogreesdog Auckland, NZ.Posts: 1,871
    reesdog said:
    Wire.
    Fugazi.
    Talking Heads.
    Underworld.
    The Clash.
    Love this one!
    Thanks, could easily add a few more, but they’re the bands I blast the most..
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  • Attaway77Attaway77 VirginiaPosts: 1,449
    Pearl Jam
    Pantera
    Johnny Cash
    Collective Soul
    Kings Of Leon

    Obviously there are endless others.... 


    Dallas 7/5/98, San Francisco 7/15/06, 7/16/06, San Francisco 8/28/09 (OL) Bristow 5/13/10, New York 5/21/10, East Troy 9/3/11-9/4/11 (PJ20), Missoula 9/30/12, Chicago 7/19/13 (Wrigley), Pittsburgh 10/11/13, Buffalo 10/12/13, Baltimore 10/27/13, Dallas 11/15/13, Austin 10/12/14 (ACL), Memphis 10/14/14, St. Paul 10/19/14, Milwaukee 10/20/14, Denver 10/22/14, Fort Lauderdale 4/8/16, Miami 4/9/16, Hampton 4/18/16, Philly 4/28/16, 4/29/16, New York 5/1/16, 5/2/16
    Eddie Vedder - Berkeley 4/8/08, Austin 11/9/12, 11/11/12
    Temple of the Dog - Upper Darby 11/4/16
  • NYCPJNYCPJ Posts: 747
    edited November 14
    Led Zeppelin
    Radiohead
    The Cure
    Grateful Dead
    Bowie

    (I excluded Pearl Jam, who is obviously way up there)
    Other bands that make my top five from time to time:  Black Sabbath, Talking Heads, Arcade Fire, the Who, Smashing Pumpkins, Soundgarden, The Kinks, the Stones, Pink Floyd
    6/3/06 (East Rutherford 2)
    6/24/08 (MSG1)
    6/25/08 (MSG2)
    7/1/08 (Beacon Theater -NYC)
    10/30/09 (Philly3)
    5/18/10 (Newark, NJ)
    5/20/10 (MSG1)
    5/21/10 (MSG2)
    10/18/13 (Brooklyn 1)
    10/19/13 (Brooklyn 2)
    5/1/16 (MSG 1)
    5/2/16 (MSG 2)
  • JH6056JH6056 Posts: 1,095
    The Clash
    REM
    Radiohead
    The Frames
    Jeff Buckley (not a "band" but still more important to me than any other bands)
  • DW139059DW139059 Posts: 153
    DW139059 said:

    Rush

    The Police

    Pearl Jam

    Garbage

    Aerosmith

    Same top 3 for me, just different order.

    You, sir, have impeccable taste!
    Charlotte '96
    Raleigh '03
    Charlotte '13
    Cincinnati '14
    Greenville '16, Columbia '16
  • primussucksprimussucks Posts: 1,848
    Pearl Jam
    Local H
    Mastodon
    The Doors
    Foo Fighters
    Alpine Valley 6/26&27/98 10/8/00 6/21/03
    Summerfest 7/8/95 6/29&30/06
    Champaign 4/23/03
    Chicago 5/16&17/06
    Missoula 6/20/98 8/29/05
    Grand Rapids 5/19/06
    Tampa 6/12/08
    Chicago 8/23/09
    Indy 5/7/10
  • mr bunglemr bungle Posts: 756
    edited November 15

     

    Pearl Jam

    The Beatles

    U2

    Faith No More

    Tool




  • jjflashjjflash Posts: 3,319
    This thread had been knockin' around me head for a while. Tough question. Here's my best shot for now:

    1. Pearl Jam
    2. The Black Crowes
    3. Tom Petty
    4. The Grateful Dead
    5. The Wood Brothers (new album announced today...woohoo!! :smiley:)
  • hrd2imgnhrd2imgn Southwest Burbs of ChicagoPosts: 3,889
    Pearl Jam
    Metallica
    My Morning Jacket
    Zep-
    Pink Floyd
    Chicago
    3/10/94
    7/11/95
    6/18/03
    5/16/06
    5/17/06
    Lolla 07
    VIC 07
    8/23/09
    8/24/09
    Wrigley 13
    Wrigley 1 2016
    Wrigley 2 2016
    Moline 14
    Milwaukee
    7/8/95
    6/29/06
    6/30/06
    10/20/14
    East Troy
    6/26/98
    6/21/03
    PJ20 1/2
    Indianapolis
    10/18/00
    6/22/03
    5/7/10
    Wash DC 08
    NYC MSG 1&2 08
    St Louis 2010

    Ed Milwaukee 08
    Ed Chicago 8-22-08 & 6-28-11
  • eeriepadaveeeriepadave West Chester, PAPosts: 26,917
    1. Pearl Jam
    2. Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
    3. Queens of the Stone Age
    4. Arctic Monkeys
    5. Metallica

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    8/28/98- Camden, NJ
    10/31/09- Philly
    5/21/10- NYC
    9/2/12- Philly, PA
    7/19/13- Wrigley
    10/19/13- Brooklyn, NY
    10/21/13- Philly, PA
    10/22/13- Philly, PA
    10/27/13- Baltimore, MD
    Tres Mts.- 3/23/11- Philly
    Eddie Vedder- 6/25/11- Philly
  • Pearl Jam
    Neil Young
    Joakim Thåström
    Nine Inch Nails
    My Morning Jacket


    ...maybe.
    The man they call my enemy. I've seen his eyes, he looks just like me - A mirror...
  • May 30thMay 30th Posts: 765
    PJ 
    Wilco

    tough call on the rest. 
  • Pearl Jam
    Foo Fighters
    REM
    Counting Crows
    Jack Johnson 
  • rw160510rw160510 Posts: 410
    Pearl jam
    Radiohead
    Deftones
    Counting crows
    The national
  • Pearl Jam
    Radiohead 
    The Pogues
    The Clash
    The National 
    Underneath this smile lies everything...
  • jeff2040jeff2040 Des Moines, IAPosts: 1,491
    Pearl Jam
    Chris Cornell (Soundgarden, Solo, TOTD, Audioslave)
    Brian Fallon (Gaslight Anthem, Solo, Horrible Crowes)
    RHCP
    Foo Fighters 
    5-3-10, 10-1-10 (Brad), 9-3-11, 9-4-11, 9-21-12, 11-18-12 (EV), 11-19-12 (EV),
    5-22-13 KC (SG), 7-19-13, 11-15-13, 11-16-13, 10/9/14, 10/17/14, 10/19,14

    Sometimes you find yourself
    Having to put all your faith
    In no faith
  • I too will leave PJ off the list because it just goes without saying that they are on it. The list is fluid, but these seem to be staples.
    So:
    Tragically Hip
    Ryan Adams
    Joseph Arthur
    Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
    John Mellencamp

    Oh, I'll even throw in some 70's Elvis. Thank you, thank you very much.
    Note to self: Don't die
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