I thought Ric Ocasek was the lead singer of The Cars?

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  1. Lucky Pierre

    Lucky Pierre Well-Known Member

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    When did the big change happen?

    He's barely in the band

    [video=youtube;rpA3NVafsdo]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rpA3NVafsdo[/video]
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    gridman Slow Rollin Low Gold

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    The Ben Orr guy did most of the writing and singing I think
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    Lucky Pierre Well-Known Member

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    He never got the credit or the hot communist girlfriend
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    gridman Slow Rollin Low Gold

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    He wrote most of their hits ..and hes dead...Ric wins :cheer:
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    VAsiCkBoy Well-Known Member

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    Orr was the brains of the band
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    ChuckZ Well-Known Member VIP

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    Ric wrote almost everything, but I think Ben had the better voice
  7. zhukov

    zhukov His brain is gone, Jim VIP

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    Ben was the front man, the good looking guy...shame he was a chain smoker and croaked
  8. Smell Muhfinger

    Smell Muhfinger "is just really nice?"

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  9. Westerberg

    Westerberg no longer A bother VIP

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    Last time they were here Todd Rundgren was their singer.

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