The W
WrestleMania 34 begins in 1,245,306 seconds
Views: 131305224
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Calendar | Color chart | Log in for more!
23.3.18 0804
The W - Music - ZZ Top signs with Rick Rubin's American Recordings
This thread has 7 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Thread rated: 4.13
Pages: 1
(1855 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Post (3 total)
Dexley's Midnight Jogger

Since: 10.10.02
From: New Hampshire

Since last post: 1509 days
Last activity: 1424 days
#1 Posted on | Instant Rating: 7.18

This has me excited. I've always liked ZZ Top, especially their biggest hits, and Rick Rubin has done well with Johnny Cash, Neil Diamond, Tom Petty and hopefully on the new Metallica album. Of course, not everything he touches is a huge success, but this seems like a good combination.
Promote this thread!

Since: 28.4.02
From: Pittsburgh, PA

Since last post: 311 days
Last activity: 288 days
#2 Posted on | Instant Rating: 3.05
Rick Rubin is awesome because he understands what people do well and then has them do that. Seems like an obvious enough move, but most people seem to overthink things. He's like the Paul Heyman of the music industry. (911, you're a giant sonuvabitch who can't wrestle but does a good chokeslam. You're going to just come out, be a giant sonuvabitch and chokeslam people. Johnny Cash, you possess perhaps the most pure and emotionally rich voice in music history. We're going to strip away the orchestration and theatrics and just record you with a guitar. Same principle.)

This'll be good.
It's False

Since: 20.6.02
From: I am the Tag Team Champions!

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 2 days
#3 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.17
I'm a little skeptical, because Rick Rubin's been working with some bands that you wouldn't necessarily picture him with, and not always with the best results. Rick Rubin's collaboration with Linkin Park was disastrous, in my opinion. But if Jay-Z's "99 Problems" have taught me anything, it's that Rubin's still capable of magic, so we'll see where this goes. Here's hoping for the best.

You will believe a man can fly
Thread rated: 4.13
Pages: 1
Thread ahead: NonDescript Anti-Fire: 08 July 2008
Next thread: iTunes Top Downloads -- July 06, 2008
Previous thread: NonDescript Playlist: 01 July 2008
(1855 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Not coming up with anything great, but maybe if you're stuck ... Queen: "You're My Best Friend", maybe mixed with "We are the Champions" or "We Will Rock You" as canonical sports anthems.
The W - Music - ZZ Top signs with Rick Rubin's American RecordingsRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board

©2001-2018 Brothers Zim

This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.524 seconds.