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re: solo

Posted by:
Vin 12:51 pm MST 02/12/07
In reply to: re: solo - Markus 12:16 pm MST 02/12/07

Do you mean "does" or "did?"

And would you really say that there are no instances of other singers doing just as much justice to a Stein-song as Meat once did?

Fire, Inc. ?

Pandora's Box?

Jim's own "Left in the Dark"?

> The only singer who really knows how to sing a Steinman
> song and really has it all to pull it off is Meat Loaf.
> No one sings a Steinsong like he does and no one KNOWS
> what hes doing like he does. Only Meat can do them
> justice.
>
> Markus.
>
> > Do we even know how Jim's singing voice is these days?
> > Seems to me all the demos we've heard have been
> > "pre-stroke." Please correct me if I'm wrong about that.
> >
> > And who says the Fall Out Boy guy can't sing? He's not
> > great, but I think he's good. Now, The Killers' guy, on
> > the other hand....
> >
> > > I disagree. I think now would be a great time and
> > > possible the only chance he'd have to release another
> > > album. A dark piano heavy album like what we've heard
> > > with the batman songs could turn out really great.
> > > Depending on the songs chosen, it could open up new people
> > > to jims songs and writing style. Those out there that
> > > really don't know Jim's music cause they hate Meat Loaf (I
> > > have more than a few friends that are that way
> > > unfortunetly) His voice is not a powerhouse but in the
> > > era of Killers and Fall Out Boy, you don't need to be a
> > > great singer to get played. And there's something to be
> > > said about a songwriter singing his/her own words. Just
> > > seems to mean more. I find Jim's version of Still the
> > > Children far deeper and personal than Dream Engine. I'm
> > > all for another solo album. I doubt it set the charts on
> > > fire but it would loved by many, many fans around the
> > > world.
> > >
> > > > I don't think Jim should bring out another solo album as
> > > > while being an amazing writer, he's not the best singer in
> > > > the world. There are far better voices for his songs.
> > > > Unfortunately I think another solo album from Jim would be
> > > > slightly less popular than gout with the general public.
> > > >
> > > >


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