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Disappointing/Suprising Influences

Postby Dr Markus » 13 Apr 2018, 12:37

Watched an interview with Ed O'Brien and he said the edge was a big influence on him. :(

Anyone shocked or disappointed to hear a musician/band say such and such is an influence?
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Re: Disappointing/Suprising Influences

Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 13 Apr 2018, 12:42

The edge of what?
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Re: Disappointing/Suprising Influences

Postby never/ever » 13 Apr 2018, 12:42

What's wrong with The Edge being an influence?
The fact that it wasn't Michael Brook who influenced Evans himself?
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Re: Disappointing/Suprising Influences

Postby Dr Markus » 13 Apr 2018, 12:54

Weston Drury, Jnr. wrote:The edge of what?



You never heard of the edge?!?!?! Lucky bastard.
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Re: Disappointing/Suprising Influences

Postby Dr Markus » 13 Apr 2018, 12:59

never/ever wrote:What's wrong with The Edge being an influence?
The fact that it wasn't Michael Brook who influenced Evans himself?


I genuinely don't see any talent in edge's guitar playing, or anything inspiring.
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Postby K » 13 Apr 2018, 13:09

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Postby nev gash » 13 Apr 2018, 13:16

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Postby Ranking Ted » 13 Apr 2018, 13:55

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Re: Disappointing/Suprising Influences

Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 13 Apr 2018, 13:58

At least Edge has the decency to wear a HAT
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Re: Disappointing/Suprising Influences

Postby Dr Markus » 13 Apr 2018, 14:04

Weston Drury, Jnr. wrote:At least Edge has the decency to wear a HAT


Not over his face though.
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Re: Disappointing/Suprising Influences

Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 13 Apr 2018, 14:05

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Re: Disappointing/Suprising Influences

Postby Hightea » 13 Apr 2018, 14:22

Dr Markus wrote:Watched an interview with Ed O'Brien and he said the edge was a big influence on him. :(

Anyone shocked or disappointed to hear a musician/band say such and such is an influence?


NO - Its fine to state Edge as an influence. :roll:

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Re: Disappointing/Suprising Influences

Postby George P. Smackers » 13 Apr 2018, 14:31

Jim Morrison on Iggy Pop.