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Ugh, My signature

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Matt Till, Jan 18, 2006.

  1. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    Let me say this

    I like Radiohead (sort of)
    I like Tool (sort of)
    I like Mars Volta (yeah)

    I've recieved a few PMs about my sig, because these are three bands considered holy to their fans. My reason behind this signature is that EVERY TIME I start a thread looking for new music that is prog/weird/spacey/awesome/odd timed/druggy/etc someone always says something like, "Have you ever heard of the Mars Volta..."

    Let me ask you... Have you ever heard of the Beatles? Led Zeppelin?

    I just got sick of people "introducing me" to these three bands... eh, maybe I should tack SOAD to the end....
  2. Yeah, definitely tack SOAD on to the end.

    This is like when someone feels the need to make a comment about my 6'7 height when first introduced. It's been done before, y'know?
  3. Have you heard of Wham! ?
  4. fr0me0


    Dec 7, 2004
    Winnipeg Canada
    I hear ya on stuff like that my last is "Romeo"

    "Hey has anyone ever said you you-"

    "wait let me sit down i'm sure this is going to be some earth shattering thing i've never heard before"
  5. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    3 of my fav bands, led zeppelin is another.

    The Fall of Troy is a good prog/weird timed band , but its new age so its got that.. screamy backup vocalist thing going on.
  6. Against Will

    Against Will Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2003
    Big Sound Central
    I miss the days when At the Drive-In was, "That band with the afros". Those were good days.

    PS: Matt, have you heard the Red Krayola? They're rather weird and druggy and jammy. But in a way that does not make me think of ripping small children limb from limb. Worth a look/listen.
  7. Marlat


    Sep 17, 2002
    London UK
    You are so cool. I wish I could be like you.

  8. Cool is not the right word. Cool is merely a fashion, and Matt Till is beyond fashion. Matt Till is a way of life.
  9. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca

    if wrong is matt till, then i don't want to be right. :cool:
  10. When Relationship of Command came out in my 7th grade year, I was totally weirded out by "One-Arm Scissor" but I just got the record a few weeks back and LOVE it! Spaz-prog.
  11. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
    This thread makes me feel old. :meh:

    Um...You kids get off my lawn!

    Hey, Matt--have you ever heard Gong? With song titles like "Flute Salad," and "Wet Drum Sandwich," how can you go wrong? :bassist:

    Here's a line from their All Music entry:

    "Camembert Electrique contained the first signs of the band's mythology of the peaceful Planet Gong populated by Radio Gnomes, Pothead Pixies, and Octave Doctors."
  12. Only Matt Till can touch MC Hammer.
  13. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
  14. hey matt, did I ever send you a copy of the my EP?
  15. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA

    WHOA?!!!?!?!? That is some crazy frikkin' music.

    P.S. Your avatar is awesome... it looks kinda like a skinny me.
  16. Not true. Ever hear of Chuck Norris?
  17. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA

    Gong = Awesome!! Good call, I just got into them about a month ago, I'm still digesting all they throw at me. Insanity for sure.

    Chuck Norris roundhouse kicked the cool right outta me.
  18. I am not quoted in your sig, therefore, it loses points with me. ;)
  19. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    used to have that in mmy sig
  20. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    Hey, matt, check out cLOUDDEAD. Very unconventional. You were looking for trippy music, that is it.
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