The Detroit Cobras appreciation thread...

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by deverrant, Nov 28, 2012.

  1. deverrant

    deverrant VIP Extreme Gold

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    A contemporary band with a 50s/60s flare. Edgy and visceral in style but with a feel reminiscent of the Supremes or Betty Harris, with sometimes a touch of blues.
    LOVE this band.

    [video=youtube;Vv8W6jhUIk0]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vv8W6jhUIk0[/video]

    [video=youtube;JvxrYbCnpvE]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JvxrYbCnpvE[/video]

    [video=youtube;_EQeEXEswgo]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_EQeEXEswgo[/video]
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    In!

    Saw then play at a bar about a decade ago...great show, fun band! :woot:
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    [video=youtube;6fUDfj5Qtpc]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fUDfj5Qtpc[/video]

    [video=youtube;SYou_DrVEbo]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SYou_DrVEbo[/video]
    ^ One of my all-time fave Cobras tewns.
  4. deverrant

    deverrant VIP Extreme Gold

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    OMG I'd looove to see them!
    Never seen em touring around here though. At least not when I checked. But I should keep checking, because I'm sure they do. Just missed it.
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    You'll love them...very intimate and fun.
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    deverrant VIP Extreme Gold

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    I love your av. :D

    I just checked again and their website is still under construction, as it's been.

    I "like" them on fb but it seems nobody keeps that up-to-date.
    Only thing that sucks about non-mainstream bands is it's hard to get updates/see em. But I'm determined. I love this band to fucking DEATH.
    And I find so many of their songs so relatable it's fucking scary. I swear, there are some songs that just summarize my life or feelings at the moment, or convey the feelings I'm feeling better than I ever could. ...And so sexy/beautifully.
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    [video=youtube;v8ZhLBO9NZY]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v8ZhLBO9NZY[/video]

    [video=youtube;t_cMQJO4n0c]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_cMQJO4n0c[/video]
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    They're nothing compared to the San Fernando Cobra Kai's.:coffee:

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    deverrant VIP Extreme Gold

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    Mercy is for the weak!!!
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    L7 is better

    [video=youtube;7b00jXAscEI]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7b00jXAscEI[/video]
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    did you see the lead singer has a movie called chained
    i tried to rent it from redbox but it was out of stock
  13. gridman

    gridman Slow Rollin Low Gold

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    [video=youtube;8zORFmjXcxM]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8zORFmjXcxM[/video]
    [video=youtube;bPUjyPcXBKY]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bPUjyPcXBKY[/video]
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    deverrant VIP Extreme Gold

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    If you're into grunge, I guess.
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    i like them dev
    better than anything on the radio right now (but thats kinda a given)
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    grid - have you heard this version?[video=youtube;IuLG6wIYLp0]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IuLG6wIYLp0[/video]
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    Me gusta! :c
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    Yes! I actually discovered this on Pandora ...Thumbs upped
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    Loved the first Detroit Cobras LP and still spin it every once in awhile. Liked L7 early on as well. Heavy chick bands always made their way onto my CD player back in the 90's.

    [video=youtube;ZiRw0-4-zU8]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZiRw0-4-zU8[/video]

    Ain't nuthin' like Daisy Fuckin' Chainsaw!
    [video=youtube;yaZWCGs7tFw]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yaZWCGs7tFw[/video]
    [video=youtube;X9jhTOgbkGE]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X9jhTOgbkGE[/video]
  20. HaroldJackson

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    I saw L7.

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