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BuddyHolly
12-24-2007, 09:42 AM
What are the best concerts you've seen this year? Mine are:

1 Ignite
2 The Police
3 Pete Philly & Perquisite
4 Dinosaur Jr
5 Melvins
6 Hatebreed
7 Toydolls
8 Goose
9 Jaya The Cat
10 Rise & Fall

Betty
12-24-2007, 10:54 AM
Top 10 is a lot cause I mean, then you would have had to seen like 30 to even be able to make a list of the "best." And I got to a pretty good number of shows, and I probably haven't been to 30.

Good shows I've been to this year:
#1. The Weakerthans
#2. Social Distortion
#2. The Joel Plaskett Emergency
#3. Cuff the Duke
#3. The Sadies
#4. The Golden Dogs
#5. The New Pornographers/Immaculate Machine



Have seen:
Dandy Warhols, Spoon, Built to Spill, Tokyo Police Club/Meligrove Band, local bands, The Killers/Metric/Hot Hot Heat/AFI/I don't remember all the bands at this festival but didn't particularly love any of them.

And none of these make the cut. Hopefully I'm forgetting a few cause that's not a very good concert showing.

Mr. Gepetto
12-24-2007, 12:10 PM
The only shows I remember going to are Mustard Plug, Reel Big Fish, Streetlight Manifesto, and Primus. All were good. I saw a bunch of local bands this year too, mainly because they have open mic nights every week at this cafe I hang out at.

i_am_the_bishop
12-24-2007, 12:12 PM
Toydolls

wohoo!! they're my number one, didn't think anyone on here would have heard of em though!

1. toy dolls
2. tv smith and the bored teenagers
3. buzzcocks
4. goldblade
5. wild trash (my blokes band)
6. uk subs
7. lurkers
8. 3cr
9. notsensibles
10. holy racket

BuddyHolly
12-24-2007, 01:05 PM
wohoo!! they're my number one, didn't think anyone on here would have heard of em though!


Love em. They've got a great sense of humour. I've seen em live this year and about 2 years ago. Both were great liveshows.

Yatesy
12-24-2007, 01:07 PM
I've only been to 6 so here's a top 5 in order:

1. Porcupine Tree (Support act:Anathema)
2. Rush
3. Black Crusade (Good bands:Machine Head & Arch Enemy Bad Bands:Trivium & DraagonForce)
4. Nine Inch Nails (Support act: Ladytron)
5. Incubus (support act: Puggy)

Autonomist
12-24-2007, 02:20 PM
1. Bad Religion
2. Muse (Once in January and once in November)
3. Frenzal Rhomb
4. Dropkick Murphys
5. Tool
6. Tenacious D
7. The Disables
8. Streetlight Manifesto
9. Reel Big Fish
10. Beck

I've already got 2008 cut out for me with Rage Against the Machine in January, The Offspring, Infectious Grooves, Kanye West and Pharoahe Monch in February and Queens of the Stone Age in March.

And I hate anyone who saw Social Distortion, who yet again canceled their upcoming Australian dates. :mad:

coke_a_holic
12-24-2007, 02:43 PM
#4. The Golden Dogs

YES!

Mine:

1. Bomb the Music Industry!
2. Electric Six
3. Against Me!
4. The Hold Steady
5. Cursive
6. Ted Leo and the Pharmacists
7. Streetlight Manifesto (first time)
8. The Golden Dogs
9. World/Inferno Friendship Society
10. Art Brut

Biggest disappointment:
Streetlight Manifesto the 2nd time. Ugh.

Stranger With Candy
12-24-2007, 03:05 PM
1. Queens of the Stone Age

And thats about it.

nieh
12-24-2007, 03:06 PM
Infectious Grooves

They're still together? Robert Trujillo isn't still playing for them, is he?

Autonomist
12-24-2007, 03:10 PM
They've been working on a new album, and I think they're playing their first bunch of shows in a few years out here. I doubt Robert Trujillo will be with them though.

Tijs
12-24-2007, 03:42 PM
2. Electric SixSeeing Electric Six is still on my "What to do before I die" list.

StayInTheHouseCarl
12-24-2007, 09:56 PM
1. Rage Against the Machine
2. the Police/ Foo Fighters
3. Muse
4. Queens of the Stone Age/ Eagles of Death Metal
5. the Vandals
6. the Black Lips
7. Manic Hispanic/ Guttermouth/ Black President
8. Mutemath
9. theSTART
10. Social Distortion

the first four are definitely in specific order, the rest arent.

Marco
12-25-2007, 07:25 AM
1 R
2 E
3 D
4 HOT
5 C
6 H
7 I
8 L
9 I
10 PEPPERS

irishpunkrockgirl
12-25-2007, 12:07 PM
in no particular order.
brand new, damien rice, billy talent, muse, kaiser chiefs, beastie boys, arctic monkeys, metallica, zornik, my chemical romance.

coke_a_holic
12-25-2007, 12:24 PM
Seeing Electric Six is still on my "What to do before I die" list.

You need to. Seriously, they put on an amazing show. At the show I was at, they announced that they were finally given the word that they would be able to go to Switzerland, so they may be doing a whole European tour.

Betty
12-25-2007, 03:19 PM
YES!


Wow. You've actually seen them Mike? Awesome! I'm like, their #1 fan. I went to see them a few times near Toronto when they just released their first full album and played to a bar full of about 12 people.

They are such a fun band, and still they only made my #4. Actually, no, they should be tied for #3.

coke_a_holic
12-25-2007, 03:30 PM
I saw them open for The Electric Six and was really impressed by them, so I bought Big Eye Little Eye. I haven't listened to it as much as I've wanted to, but a few days ago, I found out that I have over 7 full days of music I haven't listened to yet, so I've been trudging through that.