Originally Posted by BroncoBuff
This conversation reminds me of a similar kind of band controversy, about a band I liked when I was young.
That's probably why I'm defensive about this, because I was always having to explain why I liked the Beach Boys.
You can find some great Beach Boys discussion in the archives here (if they haven't been deleted yet) Amesj was a huge fan and it was fun doing the Beatles vs Beach Boys debates with him (he hated The Beatles BTW and got really
upset at the notion that Wilson ripped off Chuck Berry riffs for a bunch of their early hits