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Forum: News 11/27/13, 08:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,080
Posted By EffigyOMA
Good for them. "Save Rock N Roll" was a...

Good for them. "Save Rock N Roll" was a solid album--at least there is some sort of "rock" in "Rockin' New Years Eve." Pop-punk/pop-rock, whatever you want to call them. The rock community has pretty...
Forum: News 10/26/13, 06:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,669
Posted By EffigyOMA
Joan Jett and Dave Ghrol? That's too much awesome...

Joan Jett and Dave Ghrol? That's too much awesome to contain!
Forum: News 09/19/13, 07:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,626
Posted By EffigyOMA
Wow, I haven't really cared about any of their...

Wow, I haven't really cared about any of their albums in years, but this is awesome. The songs are much more tightly structured -- the focus is on melody instead of complexity. This is an album for...
Forum: News 08/05/13, 08:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,051
Posted By EffigyOMA
I really want to go see these guys play the...

I really want to go see these guys play the Chicago show. That's a pretty small venue--I've never seen a show there. This is an incredible opportunity: a chance to see an arena band play a...
Forum: News 07/31/13, 09:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,255
Posted By EffigyOMA
I'd start with "Hard Rock Bottom."...

I'd start with "Hard Rock Bottom." Everyone's got their favorite, but I think it's their most accessible album.
Forum: News 07/31/13, 09:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,255
Posted By EffigyOMA
I've been waiting to hear about this one. Tony...

I've been waiting to hear about this one. Tony wrote a lot of songs that helped a lot of people get through some tough times--the best way we can thank him is to contribute to help his kids.
Forum: News 07/22/13, 07:47 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,876
Posted By EffigyOMA
No way man, the title track is the most beastly...

No way man, the title track is the most beastly song on this album. EVERYONE ARGUE!
Forum: News 07/09/13, 06:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,576
Posted By EffigyOMA
That's right, they're back! Awesome.

That's right, they're back! Awesome.
Forum: News 07/08/13, 06:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,811
Posted By EffigyOMA
YAY!!! That is all.

YAY!!!

That is all.
Forum: News 07/07/13, 08:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,665
Posted By EffigyOMA
Yes, they were. They ended up having the same...

Yes, they were. They ended up having the same name as another band so they changed it--then went on tour together. I used to go to their shows whenever I could.
Forum: News 07/01/13, 10:28 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,428
Posted By EffigyOMA
This song's a beast.

This song's a beast.
Forum: News 06/10/13, 07:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,688
Posted By EffigyOMA
As much as I enjoy Dream Theater and am in no...

As much as I enjoy Dream Theater and am in no position to tell them what to do, I feel like they make songs longer than they should be. There's nothing wrong with long songs, but as a music listener...
Forum: News 06/01/13, 01:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,834
Posted By EffigyOMA
Laugh Now, Laugh Later had four or five really...

Laugh Now, Laugh Later had four or five really amazing songs while Three Chords and a Half Truth is mostly good songs across the board in my opinion. I really liked the standouts on Laugh Now, Laugh...
Forum: Personal Life 05/09/13, 08:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,711
Posted By EffigyOMA
I've had some pretty unfulfilling IRL...

I've had some pretty unfulfilling IRL relationships in my life. I guess it matters of it's romantic or platonic. Just friends-friends can be pretty good--I've learned this as I've grown up and my...
Forum: News 05/07/13, 05:38 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,418
Posted By EffigyOMA
That's exactly what I thought. I wonder if he's...

That's exactly what I thought. I wonder if he's conflicted about this because of the lyric?
Forum: Personal Life 04/17/13, 09:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,811
Posted By EffigyOMA
Rockford also gets some decent shows from time to...

Rockford also gets some decent shows from time to time. However, I would advise staying away from it for any other reason.
Forum: Personal Life 04/05/13, 08:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,420
Posted By EffigyOMA
My kid is hooked on Dead Sara right now. She's...

My kid is hooked on Dead Sara right now. She's almost 4.
Forum: News 03/28/13, 09:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,133
Posted By EffigyOMA
I'm just happy to know that everything worked out...

I'm just happy to know that everything worked out for the members of Straylight Run. They were fantastic and should've been a lot bigger than they were.
Forum: Personal Life 03/23/13, 01:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,597
Posted By EffigyOMA
If you have to ask, probably not. However, it's...

If you have to ask, probably not. However, it's worth a shot so just ask her out for coffee or something. In my experience if the other person hesitates at all to move forward with it you're cruising...
Forum: News 03/22/13, 12:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,741
Posted By EffigyOMA
I got sick the last time they came to DeKalb,...

I got sick the last time they came to DeKalb, IL--had no idea they would go on hiatus shortly after the show. Now I don't feel as bad for missing it. I still feel bad though.
Forum: News 03/14/13, 08:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,101
Posted By EffigyOMA
They always struck me as great people.

They always struck me as great people.
Forum: News 03/05/13, 02:58 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 8,097
Posted By EffigyOMA
Most of the people in the BSA don't give a damn...

Most of the people in the BSA don't give a damn about your sexual orientation--it's usually only an issue at the top. Occasionally you run into someone who takes issue, but any good troop leader...
Forum: News 02/20/13, 08:41 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,987
Posted By EffigyOMA
I agree. All the albums have something to offer....

I agree. All the albums have something to offer. However, I don't think "Don't Turn Away" really holds up over the years. It's got a bunch of cool songs, but the band and the audience grew up down...
Forum: Personal Life 02/19/13, 06:38 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,089
Posted By EffigyOMA
I usually end up going with AMD because I get a...

I usually end up going with AMD because I get a better deal on a mobo compared to a i5 with a similar mobo. i7s are just too expensive for my needs.

My next build I might try to go with a tri-boot....
Forum: Personal Life 02/15/13, 02:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,089
Posted By EffigyOMA
I have a few friends who build Hackintoshes--they...

I have a few friends who build Hackintoshes--they end up paying about 1/4 to 1/8th the price for the same hardware. Insanity! I've never built one myself so I can't vouch for it.


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