icky thump (sort of on topic)
amck at thenetdr.com
Thu May 17 23:20:47 CDT 2007
> From: Keithjmoon70 at aol.com
> Date: May 17, 2007 9:03:57 AM CDT
>> But is he ahead of where Pete was when Pete was Jack's age (31)?
> Nope. And he'll never catch Pete because Pete's view is too
> large. I don't
> see any Tommys in the WS catalogue. No one is in their league.
Ah, a reasoned (non-fanatical) perspective. I appreciate that :-).
> But on the other hand, musically, Jack White has figured out a way to
> sustain production of great rock songs and unique albums in an age
> where rock was
> supposed to be dead -without resorting to being some kind of metal-
> head. What
> he does, he does on purpose. I'm fascinated by his work ethic.
> This guy
> writes hit songs that stand the test of time and he keeps doing
> it. Plus, he has
> something to say. And live? That's the test of a real band. This
> is where
> they shine.
I've seen them once...enjoyed it.
> Icky Thump is unique; just like all WS songs are. What two are
> the same?
> Who two Who songs are the same?
I liked the Icky iTunes sample enough to buy it. In general, I like
it. Not too crazy about the politics, but a good rocking tune.
"the average Texan...carries not just a gun but a SHOTGUN." --Pete
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