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Old 12-20-2005, 12:25 AM   #46
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Let me add two of my all-time favorite artists who are both underappreciated but are both still icons in American music culture.

1. Elvis Costello

2. David Byrne
As noted before, Costello is not American. But, IIRC, neither is David Byrne (I believe he's originally Scottish)!
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None of those artists you mentioned is American...
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None of those artists you mentioned is American...


I figured if Neil and Gordon can fit in there, the boys can go too.

fuck it... I'll throw in the Hip as well.
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As noted before, Costello is not American. But, IIRC, neither is David Byrne (I believe he's originally Scottish)!
He was raised here.
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I figured if Neil and Gordon can fit in there, the boys can go too.

fuck it... I'll throw in the Hip as well.
But as noted before, Neil and Gordon can't fit in here. And neither can the Hip.
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But as noted before, Neil and Gordon can't fit in here. And neither can the Hip.
BOH!

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I'll just answer with my favorite American bands and musicians!

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