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Offline ShankAsu

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #30 on: October 11, 2017, 05:35:49 PM »
i think its fair play- maybe we're just looking at different sampling groups.  I'm sure there are sports teams that fans turn other other people away from the team- even for people who don't follow sports.  Raiders fans, Seahawk fans, Yankee fans, any fans of a team in Boston, etc.....

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #31 on: October 13, 2017, 08:53:43 AM »
Coldplay. First three albums were rock solid. Viva la Vida went slightly to the dark side, then Mylo Xyloto and everything beyond are just awful.

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #32 on: October 13, 2017, 11:21:01 AM »
Red Hot Chili Peppers. I was on board until I actually saw them live in 2012. Anthony was disrespectful to the audience and the other three just couldn't seem to get in sync. And as I've gotten older, the music feels more and more silly.

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #33 on: December 03, 2017, 04:58:10 PM »
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the fans is such a weak excuse. you dont like that they go to all the shows they can or something? i can see why some people dont like radiohead cuz of the fans but the PJ and Springsteen thing i dont get.

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #34 on: December 04, 2017, 02:44:47 PM »
The Chemical Brothers, Prodigy.

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #35 on: December 05, 2017, 04:05:24 PM »
Morrissey.  I still quite like The Smiths and a number of his solo albums, but with each release, I just find him more insufferable.  His latest album, musically speaking was actually alright, but lyrically all over the place.  The first 5 or so songs are pretty solid though.

It's sometimes hard to separate the art from the artist and he's increasingly becoming tougher to swallow for me.

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #36 on: December 05, 2017, 06:40:21 PM »
There are several bands whose first 2, and sometimes 3 albums I fell in love with, and in many cases still have love for, but their music bored me after, or just was nowhere near the same level

Radiohead: The Bends is still phenomenal. Half of OK Computer is still Brilliant, the other half rubbish and juvenile. Since they have some great songs hear and there, but mostly forgettable

Coldplay: 2 great first albums, their best song on the 3rd (Fix You), but boring after. Every song is the same mid tempo ballad

Pearl Jam: Nothing stands up to Ten and Vs

Smashing Pumpkins: Siamesse Dream is still one of my favorite albums

Interpol: Turn on the Bright Light still shines

Killers: Such energy atmosphere and attitude at the beginning

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #37 on: December 07, 2017, 11:03:26 AM »
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Counting Crows.  I thought August and Everything After and Recovering the Satellites were amazing albums (particularly Satellites)...and then everything fell off after that.  This Desert Life had some good songs but it went downhill fast from there...including a really crappy cover of Big Yellow Taxi with Vanessa Carlton.

I still love the Recovering The Satellites though.  That album has moments of brilliance.

I totally agree with this.  I would also add the band Live to this discussion.  I loved the early albums, but they started getting too mystical for me.  I couldn't relate any longer.

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #38 on: December 10, 2017, 09:20:10 AM »
Two that spring to mind:
Foo Fighters. I loved the 90s stuff. 2000s was a bit patchy but still produced the awesome All My Life, Times Like These.
Wasting Light was a great return to form but everything since has been so bland and boring.

Muse. God I loved Muse from 2000-4. They were easily my favourite band and saw them live several times. The rot started with Black Holes - it was the first Muse album that
I didn't like every track and Take A Bow marked the start of their wanting to be Queen phase. Since then they've steadily gone downhill and have almost become a Muse tribute band. The last single Dig Down was terrible.

As for Coldplay - I hated X and Y, VLV but I've liked everything they've done from Mylo Xyloto. They've really embraced their pop side and taken it to a whole new level.

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #39 on: January 06, 2018, 03:54:57 PM »
I will sadly have to say bon jovi the last couple of albums aren't great at all in fact the last few albums have all sound the same since crush
Kiss they haven't done anything since monster plus the shows are the same it's like they are coasting to the end

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #40 on: January 09, 2018, 02:37:53 AM »
LCD Soundsystem - the albums before the 'break-up/retirement/hiatus/whatever' were great, but I just haven't been able to get into the new stuff, it just sounds uninspiring and...dull.

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #41 on: January 14, 2018, 08:33:47 AM »
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I will sadly have to say bon jovi the last couple of albums aren't great at all in fact the last few albums have all sound the same since crush
Bon Jovi was going to get my vote, but it's not so much that I dislike what they've done as much as I've just come to find their sound a bit dated. I give them a lot of credit, though, because I feel like they really enjoy themselves and it shows. They also really make an effort to show their fans a good time.

I still like them, but there was a time where they were THE band in my eyes, and that time has passed.

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #42 on: June 19, 2018, 11:27:42 AM »
in the past i have been a huge Eagles fan. latest listens make me think much less of their music than before

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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #43 on: June 25, 2018, 09:14:16 PM »
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LCD Soundsystem - the albums before the 'break-up/retirement/hiatus/whatever' were great, but I just haven't been able to get into the new stuff, it just sounds uninspiring and...dull.

Wow, really? I was fully expecting the new album to suck, but I love it. Glad I decided to give their concert a shot—tickets included the new album. It’s been in frequent rotation since.


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Re: Bands/Artists you used to love, but have fallen from favour?
« Reply #44 on: June 26, 2018, 07:13:11 AM »
Dave Matthews Band.  I saw them a few times in college and haven't had any interest in them since.