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Cheap Trick or Weezer?

  1. Cheap Trick (19 votes [86.36%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 86.36%

  2. Weezer (3 votes [13.64%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 13.64%

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#1 Texas King

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 02:08 PM

Two prominent power pop bands.
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Trick FTW!

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 02:17 PM

The singer from Weezer was in a college class with me in '87-88.

My doublecheck was originally built for Tom Petersson of Cheap Trick.

I'll go with AC/DC.

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 02:33 PM

What's next, Debbie Gibson vs Imagine Dragons?

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 03:28 PM

View Postlaughedatbytime, on 10 November 2017 - 02:33 PM, said:

What's next, Debbie Gibson vs Imagine Dragons?

Debbie all the way...

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 03:38 PM

THIS



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Posted 10 November 2017 - 03:47 PM

Cheap Trick of course but I still like Weezer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 04:12 PM

And this:



Robin Zander is fugging unbelievable.

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 04:43 PM

Not a fan of either but at least Cheap Trick has some decent songs.

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 05:09 PM

Cheap Trick may be awesome, but imo they don't have a Blue album, a White album, or a Pinkerton. Plus Weezer just mean more to me.

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 10:39 PM

View PostEntre_Perpetuo, on 10 November 2017 - 05:09 PM, said:

Cheap Trick may be awesome, but imo they don't have a Blue album, a White album, or a Pinkerton. Plus Weezer just mean more to me.

No, but they something called IN COLOR, which is better than all three of those combined

Weezer is a good band, but Cheap Trick is immortal

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 10:45 PM

View PostLucas, on 10 November 2017 - 10:39 PM, said:

View PostEntre_Perpetuo, on 10 November 2017 - 05:09 PM, said:

Cheap Trick may be awesome, but imo they don't have a Blue album, a White album, or a Pinkerton. Plus Weezer just mean more to me.

No, but they something called IN COLOR, which is better than all three of those combined

Weezer is a good band, but Cheap Trick is immortal

I'll listen to it tonight and let you know my thoughts. However, it's gonna take a heck of a lot to trump those three Weezer albums imo. Cheap Trick is gonna basically have to be like Yes or better. A Kiss level band (much as I love Kiss) ain't gonna cut it,

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 10:52 PM

View Postedhunter, on 10 November 2017 - 02:17 PM, said:

The singer from Weezer was in a college class with me in '87-88.

My doublecheck was originally built for Tom Petersson of Cheap Trick.

I'll go with AC/DC.
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Posted 10 November 2017 - 10:54 PM

The highs are better with Cheap Trick, but Weezer's full body of work is stronger, imo.  Went with Weezer.

Edited by goose, 11 November 2017 - 09:04 AM.


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Posted 11 November 2017 - 04:05 AM

View PostLucas, on 10 November 2017 - 10:39 PM, said:

View PostEntre_Perpetuo, on 10 November 2017 - 05:09 PM, said:

Cheap Trick may be awesome, but imo they don't have a Blue album, a White album, or a Pinkerton. Plus Weezer just mean more to me.

No, but they something called IN COLOR, which is better than all three of those combined

Weezer is a good band, but Cheap Trick is immortal

Hm. Disagree that it's better than all three of those combined, or really any one of them. Big Eyes is about the only track that comes real close to Weezer's level of greatness circa 1994-1996 and 2016. However, I did enjoy it and it was a solid punk rock translation of ELO's interpretation of The Beatles. Also mainly good songs, fine arrangements, dead production.

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Posted 11 November 2017 - 05:33 AM

Love both bands, but I gotta go with Cheap Trick.

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Posted 11 November 2017 - 07:22 AM

View PostLucas, on 10 November 2017 - 10:39 PM, said:

View PostEntre_Perpetuo, on 10 November 2017 - 05:09 PM, said:

Cheap Trick may be awesome, but imo they don't have a Blue album, a White album, or a Pinkerton. Plus Weezer just mean more to me.

No, but they something called IN COLOR, which is better than all three of those combined

Weezer is a good band, but Cheap Trick is immortal

Nothing comes close to Pinkerton from that list he gave.

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Posted 11 November 2017 - 08:59 AM

I don't dislike Cheap Trick but they never did much for me. Weezer has a few bad albums but win on the strength of the first two. Yeeeaahhhhh YEAH YEAH.

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Posted 11 November 2017 - 09:24 AM

View Postlaughedatbytime, on 10 November 2017 - 02:33 PM, said:

What's next, Debbie Gibson vs Imagine Dragons?

That can be arranged. :blaze:

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Posted 11 November 2017 - 09:30 AM

Cheap Trick overall but the Buddy Holly video is one of my favorite vids of all time.

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Posted 11 November 2017 - 09:59 AM

Cheap Trick.




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