Entertainment People don't care if bands don't have original members

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  1. DDragon

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    Thoughts ?
     
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    I did not watch the video. Is Eddie going on about KISS?
     
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    He said people still sold out arenas to see Van Halen without Michael Anthony. So basically hes saying people didnt care that he wasnt there.
     
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    I like Queensr├┐che with Todd La Torre by the way. Geoff became a real dick.
     
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    I would not see VanHalen live for this reason. Michael has to be there for me to show up.
     
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    He also mentioned Bill Ward and Sabbath. Said very few bands still have original members.
     
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    I was going to say people gave a fuck about DLR not being in Van Halen.
     
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    I could never take The Beatles seriously after they lost Stuart Sutcliffe.
     
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    Depends on the band and the original members who left.
     
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    Half the people at the show probably couldn't tell you the original line up. The other half were old yuppies trying to relive their youth.
     
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    I think it comes down to a band by band basis and your personal tastes. For me the level of difficulty for a band to replace a member is (in order of most difficult to least): singer, guitarist, drummer then bassist. Of course there are exceptions but you have to be damn good to be able to replace an established singer.
     
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    Michael Anthony might be the best bass playing midget of all time.
     
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    Eddie Trunk is an insufferable cunt.
     
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    What if a member dies? If the band is still rocking then bring in the replacement and carry on. But of course some bands die with a death - like the late great Peter Steele and Type O Negative.
     
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    I care if the lead singer and lead guitarist are original, the rest not so much.
     
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    That depends. Nobody lined up to see Axl N' Roses.
     
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    I dont think the Prince replacement will sell many tickets
     
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    He has horrible taste in music.
     
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    I saw Foghat out a new album. Only the drummer is hanging on from the original guys. No thanks
     
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