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

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Lucky Pierre, Nov 6, 2012.

  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]
     
  2. gridman

    gridman Dancing Madly Backwards Gold

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    The Ben Orr guy did most of the writing and singing I think
     
  3. Lucky Pierre

    Lucky Pierre Well-Known Member

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    He never got the credit or the hot communist girlfriend
     
  4. gridman

    gridman Dancing Madly Backwards Gold

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    He wrote most of their hits ..and hes dead...Ric wins :cheer:
     
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    Orr was the brains of the band
     
  6. ChuckZ

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

    zhukov Time traveler

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    Ben was the front man, the good looking guy...shame he was a chain smoker and croaked
     
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    Smell Muhfinger "is just really nice?"

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  9. Westerberg

    Westerberg Nowhere is my home Gold

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    Last time they were here Todd Rundgren was their singer.