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Poll Question: who do you like most, and is most influential
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16 [69.57%]
1 [4.35%]
5 [21.74%]
1 [4.35%]
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    Posted: December 01 2010 at 18:57
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do you like The Artist Formerly Known as Prince aka TAFKAP or the Artist
 
 or is your taste more (Aladdin) Sane, and Ziggy Stardust more to youre liking
 
 
it is YOUR choise pick a favourite and win a cup of tea Tongue
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote thellama73 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 01 2010 at 19:10
This is a joke right?
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote tarkus1980 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 01 2010 at 19:47
I like them both.  Both of them have pretty miserable lows, but their highs are each terrific.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Equality 7-2521 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 01 2010 at 20:23
Originally posted by thellama73 thellama73 wrote:

This is a joke right?
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Vompatti Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 02 2010 at 01:16
Originally posted by Equality 7-2521 Equality 7-2521 wrote:

Originally posted by thellama73 thellama73 wrote:

This is a joke right?
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Chris S Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 02 2010 at 01:19
Great poll actuallyApprove Both exceptional talents so I voted for both. From a personal taste POV I would have gone with Bowie but still interesting and time will tell what the polls say :-)
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I am the DJ (David Jones) ..I am what I play..Bowie all the way
 
Prince probably comes in 258th place

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Based on pure musical ability, soulfulness, eccentricity and proficiency, Prince wins outright.

Based on judiciousness regarding quality over quantity, selection of sidemen and craftsmanship, Bowie takes the cake.

Without either of them, the world would be a far less musical place. Voted for both.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Slartibartfast Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 02 2010 at 06:20
I only have two Princes unless you count the Miles Davis album.  I have a huge portion of Bowie's stuff.  Prince will not get much respect I suspect.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Matthew T Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 03 2010 at 16:10
Apples and Oranges.............went for both
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lucas Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 03 2010 at 16:16
Originally posted by thellama73 thellama73 wrote:

This is a joke right?
 
why ? Both artists are equally important in rock music.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote CPicard Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 03 2010 at 16:42
^What he said. 
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My vote would go to Bowie.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote clarke2001 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 24 2010 at 18:54
I'm myself an amateur musician who is not worthy of tuning Prince's guitar. And Prince himself is not worthy of holding Bowie's microphone.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Icarium Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 24 2010 at 19:03
Prince is an outstanding guitarist one of the best in the buisness Shocked I am frank and honoust
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Icarium Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 05 2011 at 14:30
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote yanch Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 05 2011 at 21:38
Bowie by a mile.
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I prefer Bowie by a huge amount, but Prince deserves some props too.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote cannon Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 06 2011 at 07:37
Originally posted by aginor aginor wrote:

Prince is an outstanding guitarist one of the best in the buisness Shocked I am frank and honoust
 
He is fantastic. Not a fan of his music. Bowie.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote overmatik Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 07 2011 at 07:47
Originally posted by clarke2001 clarke2001 wrote:

I'm myself an amateur musician who is not worthy of tuning Prince's guitar. And Prince himself is not worthy of holding Bowie's microphone.


Yes, that's preetty much my case too.LOL
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