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Bands Reunited: What Happened?

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Bands Reunited: What Happened?

Postby Clint O » Sat Apr 09, 2005 6:33 am

I thought VH1 was onto a really cool thing trying to reunite bands from the late 70s-80s, and then they completely put a chokehold on new episodes. It took me many months for my TiVo to finally find the A Flock of Seagulls episode. So, what's up with these VH1 guys anyway?
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Postby Hondo » Sun Apr 10, 2005 4:11 am

Too busy showing us Flava Flav trying to hump Brigette Neilsen? You'd think he'd have better taste than that.
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Postby eight6 » Mon Apr 11, 2005 9:21 pm

Maybe the fact that the show was sort of a sham with regard to the genuine nature of the re-uniting. See the thread here on the Information Society show.


http://www.nwoutpost.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=4491


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Postby ekahob » Mon Apr 11, 2005 11:14 pm

If it's "all about the music" then why not simplify things and keep doing what they did with Duran Duran? - a live concert with interviews. They could do the Pixies, Gang of Four, DB's... These are truly bands reunited.
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Postby Clint O » Tue Apr 12, 2005 2:53 am

Wow, thanks for the link. I was wondering if some of the band members felt exploited on that show. It guess that was the case.
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Postby Borneojimy » Tue Apr 12, 2005 8:20 am

I miss this show too, the possibilities are endless. A few episodes that I caught were pretty damn cool, like the English Beat & the Alarm. Gotta wonder though, when would it degenerate into those 80s hair metal bands like Extreme & Stryper? Although seei
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Postby gcharles63 » Fri Apr 15, 2005 9:39 am

i saw the vh1 show with vixen!
and i have to say how sad! laughter!
has anyone seen vince neal recently???
if they want to reunite bands why not generation-x, or bang-bang or legal tender!
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Postby mygreen » Fri Apr 29, 2005 6:51 am

[quote][i]Originally posted by gcharles63[/i]
<br>i saw the vh1 show with vixen!
and i have to say how sad! laughter!
has anyone seen vin
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Postby Ollie Stench » Fri Apr 29, 2005 9:26 am

[quote] why not generation-x, or bang-bang or legal tender![/quote]

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