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The 7 - Music - Sabbath & Skynyrd FINALLY make rock hall!
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#1 Posted on 28.11.05 1311.01
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http://seven.com.au/news/topstories/124896

2006 inductees include Black Sabbath, Lynyrd Syknyrd, Sex Pistols, Blondie and Miles Davis. Pretty damn impressive class.

I wonder what brought about the sudden turn around concerning Sabbath, Syknyrd, and Sex Pistols? All of whom should have been no brainier first ballot inductees. Anyways...should be a hell of a jam session.
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#2 Posted on 28.11.05 1720.06
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I agree with everybody BUT the Sex Pistols. They were useless, had ONE album, were basically the boy band of punk, and werent that terribly talented to begin with.
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#3 Posted on 28.11.05 2246.59
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Wow, Skynyrd is just getting in there? That's surprising. I've always thought that LS was the best American rock band of the 70s. Am I alone in thinking that? Aerosmith could give them a run for their money I guess.
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#4 Posted on 28.11.05 2341.37
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    Originally posted by BigSteve
    Wow, Skynyrd is just getting in there? That's surprising. I've always thought that LS was the best American rock band of the 70s. Am I alone in thinking that? Aerosmith could give them a run for their money I guess.

I must admit that I have never paid much attention to the admittees to the Rock Hall, but I agree with you. I'm dumbfounded that it took this long for Skynyrd to be recognized. I've always felt that "Freebird" got way underranked when those best-song-of-all-time lists started coming out around the year 2000.

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#5 Posted on 29.11.05 0655.41
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Didn't Black Sabbath turn this down once already? I thought Ozzy said it was meaningless.
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#6 Posted on 29.11.05 1417.28
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    Originally posted by Dexley's Midnight Jogger
    Didn't Black Sabbath turn this down once already? I thought Ozzy said it was meaningless.


Ozzy said it was meaningless every time they WERENT chosen. I am sure Sharon will be pulling the strings that make Ozzy say "I'm humbled by the honor" so she can make MORE cash off of him.
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