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Splejse
08-13-2008, 11:33 AM
I just discovered what I think is a reference to The Who in Americana :)

When Dexter sings "I want it right now cause my generation don't like to wait" he stutters so it comes out like this "Ge-generation" just like in the The Who song My Generation.

lost_nvrfound
08-13-2008, 11:43 AM
Yep, certainly would seem like one. I've thought the same thing whenever I hear that song. What band could go through out their career and not make at least one reference to the Who. They're classics.

holland25
08-13-2008, 11:52 AM
When Dexter sings "I want it right now cause my generation don't like to wait" he stutters so it comes out like this "Ge-generation" just like in the The Who song My Generation.

And Limp Bizkit's My Generation too, huh?

lost_nvrfound
08-13-2008, 12:04 PM
And Limp Bizkit's My Generation too, huh?

huh?

Ten characters

randman21
08-13-2008, 12:54 PM
Yes, I wouldn't be surprised, especially with the big Who reference.

Rutegard
08-13-2008, 01:01 PM
actually, if true, that would be sweet :D

F@ BANKZ
08-13-2008, 01:03 PM
It sounds true, what's The the theme of The Who's song?

Free?
08-13-2008, 01:41 PM
Noodles said that he finds The Who as the best band ever, so it seems to be very true.

Leandro
08-13-2008, 02:05 PM
The Who has a song called "The Kids Are Alright".

Stylie
08-13-2008, 02:17 PM
The Who has a song called "The Kids Are Alright".

Wow, it's true...

ad8
08-13-2008, 02:53 PM
But... I always thought Dexter was making a reference to 50 cent/G-Unit?! :D

lost_nvrfound
08-13-2008, 09:06 PM
No, they've made loads of references to greats such as the who.

I always felt that noodles had great taste in music. The Who are in my top ten definitely.

Oxygene
08-14-2008, 12:35 AM
50c gunit weren't around
Dexter stuttered during the recording and they left the track in prolly because it sounded good (we did something similar on our demo) - he always sings out generation without stuttering live
The Kids Aren't Alright title is admittedly a take on the Who song title

there the $.02

lost_nvrfound
08-14-2008, 08:24 PM
the lyrics at that point in the song clearly point towards the Who.

Budzy
08-15-2008, 02:54 AM
it's all clear to me now.
sneaky bastards. :D

TeddyBear_Army
08-15-2008, 06:41 AM
Hay guise, welcome to 1999!!!