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Dr_Prozac
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Joined: Sat Jan 05, 2013 10:56 am
Posts: 35
Location: Spain
PostPosted: Wed May 22, 2013 6:56 am 
 

I see that non-metal requests are allowed,so I decided to open this thread.
I'm looking for bands with a similar style as The Smiths on the guitars,something like what you can hear,for instance,in this songs:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zH18_dZIYOE
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xQ2rWgX7_wY
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kGnjrTkv1gs
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FgxEJOi6GtA

Heroes del Silencio's first albums are a good example of what I'm looking for:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5KDarXQgIM4
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uC9CXvMf8gg
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CLnjlpls79I
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DMMj1FrRFH4

I'm afraid that,since I haven't got any technical knowledge about music and my english level is quite low,I don't know how to describe better than this what I'm looking for,I hope what I have described is understandable.

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IanThrash
Metalhead

Joined: Mon Dec 26, 2011 10:56 pm
Posts: 878
Location: Argentina
PostPosted: Sun May 26, 2013 6:50 pm 
 

Try Joy Division, The Cure, New Order or Morrissey solo career. Also for a more modern twist try The Stone Roses and Pulp. Radiohead has a similar tone but more progressive/experimental, keeping the sad melancholic vibe of The Smiths. Also try Sonic Youth and Pixies which are like punkier and noisier Smiths.
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