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post #31 of 86 (permalink) Old 09-13-2003, 03:25 AM
 
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I thought about this one for a little while. These are the guys that come to mind. Again, they're in no particular order.

Jeff Keith (Tesla)
David Lee Roth
Michael Tait (DC Talk) - ever heard of him? Them?
Jamie Rowe (Guardian) - I know you've never heard of him. Very similar to Jeff Keith.
Sebastian Bach
Christopher Cross
Neil Diamond



Eh, I could probably through in Don Dokken too.
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post #32 of 86 (permalink) Old 09-13-2003, 07:42 AM
 
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Freddy Mercury was the greatest ofcourse...so much energy.
Ron Thal aka Bumblefoot is also a great singer.
Haven't read Jeff Buckley's name so I'll just put the guy on the thread...
James Labrie is also very good...if you don't start laughing because of his canadian accent ofcourse
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post #33 of 86 (permalink) Old 09-13-2003, 08:41 AM
 
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Michael Jackson, circa Off the Wall, BAD, Thriller and even Dangerous.

Personal life aside...what a voice, I mean really: what a voice.
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post #34 of 86 (permalink) Old 09-13-2003, 02:43 PM
 
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I like Bono the best, and I think the guy out of Red Hot Chili peppers has a great voice (sorry! I don't know his name). Also, Thom Yorke has one of those voices which can't be imitated...great sounding voice there.
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post #35 of 86 (permalink) Old 09-13-2003, 02:51 PM
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The late great Mr Frederick Bulsara

Freddie mercury to the uneducated

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i believe the actual original name is Farooksh Bulsara, but im not so sure....
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post #37 of 86 (permalink) Old 09-13-2003, 08:17 PM
 
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I think the guy out of Red Hot Chili peppers has a great voice (sorry! I don't know his name)
Anthony Kiedis (or Keidis)



I don't really have any favourite singers as such, as i find more recently i listen to guitar music. My favourite certainly isn't Satch though, the singing on 'I Belive' leaves a lot to be desired imo. (not that i can talk, i can't sing to save my life)
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post #38 of 86 (permalink) Old 09-14-2003, 07:43 PM
 
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I gotta agree with someone else on this thread,
i love a great metal voice like kip winger and in some songs i think hetfield is really suited to his style ( especially on the Load album) but for me, no voice is as pure as the late Eva Cassidy, and no-one can write a song and excecute it with as much emotive smoothness as Sting, the man is a dude, check 'Desert Rose' and 'Ghost Story' for some of his recent greatness (he has moved on somewhat since the police! )

P.S - The police were still pretty damn cool!
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post #39 of 86 (permalink) Old 09-14-2003, 09:28 PM
 
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Although I love rock vocalist's prowess....
NO ONE can sing like RAY CHARLES.
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post #40 of 86 (permalink) Old 10-21-2003, 01:37 AM
 
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Fav singer

Australia's own John Farnham, phenominal power and emotion (especially when accompanied by Brett Garsed's guitar playing!)

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post #41 of 86 (permalink) Old 10-21-2003, 02:16 AM
 
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  • Mike Patton (Faith No More, Mr. Bungle)
    Maynard (dude from Tool)
    That chick who sings for Evanesence... that voice is over the top, but turns my crank
    James Hetfield (I know, I know...)
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post #42 of 86 (permalink) Old 10-21-2003, 08:33 AM
 
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James LaBrie of Dream Theater, Chuck Schuldiner(RIP) of Death, the singer of Symphony X, and Dennis of Severe Torture.
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post #43 of 86 (permalink) Old 10-21-2003, 09:49 AM
 
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Russell Allen from Symphony X, on The Devine Wings of Tragedy, he does some Mreddy Mercury type harmonies that will blow your doors off.
If you listen, he does every voice in the choir and its a fairly complex arrangement.

Freddy Mercury as has been stated a few dozen times as well.

James Labrie of Dream Theater and Mullmuzzler fame.

Tori Amos... she's got that sexy, breathy, thang happenin'

I know there are more, but I'm drawing a blank right now...

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post #44 of 86 (permalink) Old 10-21-2003, 12:05 PM
 
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Wow, once you start thinking about it, you could make a list that could go on and on. First ones that come to my mind:

Axl Rose (in his prime)
Jon Bon Jovi
Sebastian Bach
John Lennon & Paul McCartney
Mick Jagger
Neil Diamond
Robert Plant
Eddie Vedder
Geoff Tate
Rob Thomas
Bob Seger
Jack Russell
Ronnie Van Zant
Don Henley
Sarah Mc Lachlan


Much to hard to name a favorite. Great topic!
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...and Yamantaka Eye or Boredoms.
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