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View Poll Results: Choose your standard bearer.
Alice in Chains 21 31.82%
Nirvana 20 30.30%
Pearl Jam 15 22.73%
Soundgarden 10 15.15%
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Old 08-18-2009, 09:01 AM   #1
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Question The battle for Seattle!

It's early nineties Seattle. Four bands have emerged from the local music scene to battle it out for regional hegemony. With which does your allegiance lie?

Alice in Chains



Nirvana



Pearl Jam



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Old 08-18-2009, 09:04 AM   #2
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Alice for me by a small notch..
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Old 08-18-2009, 09:11 AM   #3
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Old 08-18-2009, 09:17 AM   #4
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Re: The battle for Seattle!

Didn't we just do this?

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Old 08-18-2009, 09:33 AM   #5
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Didn't we just do this?
No. Surprisingly this exact poll has never been done on this forum.

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Old 08-18-2009, 09:40 AM   #6
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alice in chains easily.
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Old 08-18-2009, 09:57 AM   #7
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I'll pass on this poll ... from the title, I thought that it was going to be about ~

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Old 08-18-2009, 10:10 AM   #8
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Soundgarden
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Old 08-18-2009, 10:59 AM   #9
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Old 08-18-2009, 02:27 PM   #10
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Pearl Jam for me...then the Screaming Trees
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Old 08-18-2009, 02:43 PM   #11
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If Screaming Trees were on the list I would have picked them.
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Old 08-18-2009, 04:16 PM   #12
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Alice in Chains
Soundvana/Nirvgarden

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Old 08-18-2009, 05:40 PM   #13
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Re: The battle for Seattle!

Right now, it's:

Pearl Jam
Nirvana
Alice In Chains
Soundgarden

But that could change as I explore more of their discographies.
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Old 08-19-2009, 09:09 AM   #14
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A four way tie after a day! But many of the biggest hitters on this forum haven't voted yet e.g. Zeppboy, Bobbyg, Carlozzi, Noodlez, b.o.b., Flipflop, Mr. Perfect, Deja Vu, Troggy, That 70s Guy, Annie, KBAD, Electric Funeral, Manut, Freedom, Harold, ShuffleItAll, CosmicDancer, Frisbee, Most Furious, Muleman, Crazy Don, Crimson, Moonchild, Wolf etc.

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Re: The battle for Seattle!

Nirvana, though the choice is a hard one, since I love parts of all those bands, but Nirvana was the largest one, so...they own it
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Old 08-19-2009, 11:26 AM   #16
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Re: The battle for Seattle!

I was at a Pearl Jam concert a number of years ago, Evenflow came on. The entire arena sang it word-for-word and Eddie's vocals fit perfectly into the crowd with great synchronicity. In that moment, it sounded better than any song I had ever heard or been a part of.

Then Mike McCready broke into a guitar solo that was a fusion of Pearl Jam and Jimi Hendrix, which caught us all by surprise. The entire crowd spontaneously erupted in cheers. I could have swore there was an earthquake and the arena was floating off it's rafters. So...
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A four way tie after a day! But many of the biggest hitters on this forum haven't voted yet e.g. Zeppboy, Bobbyg, Carlozzi, Noodlez, b.o.b., Flipflop, Mr. Perfect, Deja Vu, Troggy, That 70s Guy, Annie, KBAD, Electric Funeral, Manut, Freedom, Harold, ShuffleItAll, CosmicDancer, Frisbee, Most Furious, Muleman, Crazy Don, Crimson, Moonchild, Wolf etc.

Where did that list come from? I haven't seen several of those in months.
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Where did that list come from? I haven't seen several of those in months.
I compiled it from other board sources. Most, but not all, have something in common.

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