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Truly UNDERRATED Music Artists ? [part two]

Old 05-08-02, 05:55 PM
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Truly UNDERRATED Music Artists ?

my picks

Barry Manilow
George Michael
Olivia Newton John
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Old 05-08-02, 08:50 PM
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I may catch some flack for this but I'd say Duran Duran. Say what you will but they had some catchy tunes and Simon could really sing. I'm proud to say I've seen Duran Duran in concert.
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Old 05-09-02, 06:33 AM
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Martin Sexton hands down.

Many mainstream musicians are fans of his but will not ask him to open for them live because they are afraid he will upstage them-and they are right.

The man can play guitar, and he has the voice of an angel. After seeing him live you feel like you've just completed an emotional/spiritual journey. Rock on brother.

Oh, and dfbennett, I loved Duran Duran live too.
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Old 08-11-04, 12:37 PM
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I love Olivia. Always loved her.
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Old 08-11-04, 12:47 PM
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Easy: Kelly Osbourne.

I think me and Little Steven are the only two people who like her album. People rip on it and I don't think they've ever heard it. It's actually pretty good! Great sound, great songs.
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I love Olivia. Always loved her.
You honestly love her?
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Old 08-11-04, 02:51 PM
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Mozart.
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Old 08-11-04, 03:21 PM
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Mozart underrated? I don't see that. Maybe underappreciated in the current generation.
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Part one was two years ago....

.... Who is the number one Underrated band or artist of all time?
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Old 08-12-04, 06:14 PM
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Alice Cooper ... both the man and the band. everybody copied him / them.
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Prince's former back up band The Revolution and Solo Wendy & Lisa.
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I agree about Olivia Newton-John.

I would like to add Nancy Sinatra.
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I would add Dolly Parton. Mostly in regards to my generation (gen y). They don't realize how talented of a song writer she is. Jolene is a great freakin' song. It's probably difficult for people to look past her...assets.

I don't know if she would be underrated, because ther would need to be people who actually know she released an album. Milla Jovovich's The divine comedy is a cool album imo.

Anyone agree? Disagree?
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Old 08-17-04, 01:33 PM
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Originally posted by madguy

I would like to add Nancy Sinatra.
Gotta agree with you on that one. Ive always liked Nancy.
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Most of these are good pics Josh. My pic would be Buffalo Tom. These guys definately deserved more airplay. Oh well, I have all of their albums and Bill Janovitz is still putting out quality music
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