Entertainment Disturbed's cover of Simon and Garfunkel, yay or nay

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Disturbed's version of The Sound of Silence

  1. Yay

    39 vote(s)
    43.3%
  2. Nay

    51 vote(s)
    56.7%
  1. DDragon

    DDragon Well-Known Member

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    Almost 20 million views in 3 months and its on the pop charts. I have mixed feelings because Im happy for the success but on the other hand a heavy band has to soften up to get that mainstream success but I guess thats how its always been.
     
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    It's OK, but it would have been way cooler if he found someone to harmonize with other than an effects board so he could have done the song justice.

    It's also autotuned to fuck and I honestly think it's cheating unless it's your gimmick.
     
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    I didn't hate it as much as I thought I would.
     
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    I think their Land of Confusion cover was better.



     
  5. Gitfiddle

    Gitfiddle Live Deliciously

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    I don't hate it either but I just have to ask. Why?
     
  6. hsdramaqueen

    hsdramaqueen It takes horns to hold up my halo

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    I LOVE LOVE LOVE their Land of confusion cover. Makes me think I will like Sounds of Silence... But can't listen right now. Mr. DQ asleep right next to me. Will listen tomorrow.
     
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    EatAtTheY Active Member

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    thumbs down. is that really how dave draiman sounds? almost like the voice doesn't match him. should have covered a different S&G song.
     
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    DDragon Well-Known Member

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    I think the #1 song in the country right now is a Rhianna song featuring Drake so in that case I just have to ask why are white people listening to that shit?
     
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  9. Mr. Potato Head

    Mr. Potato Head ~Would Like to Play~ Gold

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    It's fucking hawrible and anyone that says otherwise must have nothing going on in their lives, right Robin?? Robin??
     
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    Gitfiddle Live Deliciously

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    Because popular music in the US is liquid shit.
     
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    DDragon Well-Known Member

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    Yeah so thats why its hard to hate on a song like this getting in there just a little bit.
     
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    It's OK but, like most covers or re-makes, it just makes me want to turn it off and listen to the original.
     
  13. Nickthedick

    Nickthedick Absotutely

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    what are you a homo?
     
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    Nickthedick Absotutely

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    gay
     
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    Rahm2015 Effortlessly Destroying Confirmed Internet Legends Gold

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    I liked it.

    Oh BTW, Ted Cruz is a lying piece of shit.
     
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    He sucks throbbing donkey dick. Way too into his edgy face piercing gear. Fuck him and his ruining of an old song.
     
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    This blows too.

    I hate this band I've ignored until now. Thanks.
     
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    that video went hand in hand with acid..
     
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    Personally I liked it. I ran it twice. The first time without seeing the video then the second time I watched the video. Listening to it was very pleasing. The images, not so much, but they fit the lyrics.
     
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    I can't even put into words how bad that song sucks.