What's On Your "No Stairway To Heaven" Sign?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Baofu, Jun 12, 2004.

  1. Baofu


    Mar 8, 2003
    The black sabbath thread reminded me of classic scene in Wayne's World, the employee stops Wayne mid-shred and points to the sign in the music shop that says, "No Stairway To Heaven."

    If you owned a music store, what would be on your "forbidden" list of songs?

    Let the contempt flow!
  2. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    nirvana-smells like teen spirit
    ozzy-crazy train
    pearl jam-yellow ledbetter
  3. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    stupid slap solo's
  4. DaveBeny


    Mar 22, 2000
    London, UK
    Red Hot Chilli Peppers - 'Higher Ground'
  5. vbass


    May 7, 2004
    Bay Area, CA
    Down with IRON MAN!
  6. Gard

    Gard Commercial User

    Mar 31, 2000
    Greensboro, NC, USA
    General Manager, Roscoe Guitars

    A sure fire way to be banned for life from Bass Central:

    Play the RHCP version of "Higher Ground".

    ...oh, and first we beat you strenuously with a lead-filled rubber hose for subjecting us to that torture.


    That said, we do get a low incidence of wankage here...thankfully...must be cuz there's no guitarists around to irritate us.

  7. Josh Ryan

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

    Mar 24, 2001
    Nothing, I'd use one of those rooms with the semi soundproof glass doors for people to check out gear. Then they can play whatever makes them comfortable w/o annoying me.
  8. Stephen S

    Stephen S Member

    Apr 10, 2002
    San Bernardino, CA
    Seven Nation Army-White Stripes
  9. Mudfuzz


    Apr 3, 2004
    Dum dum dump dump dum dum dummm
  10. Mudfuzz


    Apr 3, 2004
    Anything by phish played on a fretless.
  11. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
  12. Gard

    Gard Commercial User

    Mar 31, 2000
    Greensboro, NC, USA
    General Manager, Roscoe Guitars
    ...ahh...what was that house made of?

  13. DougP


    Sep 4, 2001
    No Jerry Was A Racecar Driver
  14. outofthedeep

    outofthedeep Guest

    Jan 14, 2004
    East Texas
    Sweet Home Alabama .... Unless they can play the pick and roll sound right.....
  15. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    Back in my day-
    No "Smoke On The Water"
    ...and many bass wannabes(like me) were the guilty ones.

    It took a little more talent back then to pull off "Stairway".
  16. Petebass


    Dec 22, 2002
    QLD Australia
    In my day it was "Sweet Child O' Mine".
  17. Marley's Ghost

    Marley's Ghost Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 9, 2002
    Tampa, FL
    "Smoke on the Water" for sure! :bag:
  18. The sign at GC says "No Stairway No Smoke On The Water"
  19. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    Lateralus by tool for the bassplayers.

    We really asked people not to play this stuff!