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The Who vs. The Rolling Stones

Discussion in 'Entertainment' started by Neal11, Aug 27, 2009.

  1. Aug 27, 2009 at 5:19 AM
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    Neal11

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    I'm curious as to who each person prefers between the two classic rock giants.


    i'm going with the stones, with a very slight edge
     
  2. Aug 27, 2009 at 5:25 AM
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    The Who, never was a Stones fan.
     
  3. Aug 27, 2009 at 5:51 AM
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    Stones

    The Who was good, but the Stones set the stage for many many many bands, including The Who and Led Zeppelin.
     
  5. Aug 27, 2009 at 5:57 AM
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    the who is the absolute best band to come out of england. quadrophenia, and their whos next album is phenominal. the Who are awesome
     
  6. Aug 27, 2009 at 6:33 AM
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    Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, The Beatles, Cream, all these english bands dwarf The Who!
     
  7. Aug 27, 2009 at 7:47 AM
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    The Who!!

    Mick Jagger's lips make me wanna hurl. :D
     
  8. Aug 27, 2009 at 7:58 AM
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    I like more music by The Who than the Stones,although there are some stones music I like. I also have to agree with Janster that MIck's lips make me sick
     
  9. Aug 27, 2009 at 8:00 AM
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    is mick jagger and steven tyler related?:confused::D
     
  10. Aug 27, 2009 at 8:02 AM
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    he will out live the cockroaches :D
     
  11. Aug 27, 2009 at 7:07 PM
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    well if you want to get techinal then yeah :D
     
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    I'm a bigger fan of the Who; Townshend and Moon were spectaculat together, but the Stones have stood the test of time.

    My vote: the Who.
    Popularity and influence: the Stones
     
  13. Aug 27, 2009 at 7:34 PM
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    I'm not a big Who fan.....gotta give it to the Stones. Hell! They influenced my 3yo daughter when she was still in the womb. Now she's a fan.
     
  14. Aug 27, 2009 at 7:35 PM
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    Stones.
     
  15. Aug 27, 2009 at 7:48 PM
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    Thats weird because Page said it was the Who who influenced their first album specifically Townsend not the Stones.
     
  16. Aug 27, 2009 at 8:46 PM
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    I agree Page was a huge Townsend fan...what I was saying was the stones were around a good 6 to 7 years before the who and zeppelin. They primed the blues to rock n roll market, that became so mainstream. I don't think Page was a big fan of the stones...don't quote me on that but I have read 2 zep books and I don't ever remember him mentioning them as a big influence. He was a true bluesman.
     
  17. Aug 28, 2009 at 7:22 AM
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    Well I wouldn't say the stones primed the blue to rock and roll market. I would give that to the King. Elvis clearly started it. To be followed with the likes of Chuck Berry and even Little Richard. Bands who the Beatles and the Stones opened for when they were coming up. People don't give American rock in the 50s the credit it deserves. If it wasn't for people like Chuck Berry, Buddy Holly, Elvis(there is a reason he is called the king), Jerry Lee Lewis bands like the Beatles, Who, and Stones wouldn't exist.
     
  18. Aug 28, 2009 at 8:18 AM
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    You make good points, you know your stuff. We could argue this all day, but I like the conversation.
     
  19. Aug 28, 2009 at 9:54 AM
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    Yeah its always good conversation when discussing music. Its always good to know whats out there and who people were influenced by because you can alway open up your music horizons.
     
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    I was lucky enough to see Chuck Berry live at an oldies concert when I was only 16. It was a great time.
     
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