tall rock stars - U2 Feedback

Go Back   U2 Feedback > Lypton Village > Lemonade Stand > Lemonade Stand Archive
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-21-2002, 10:18 AM   #1
The Fly
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Atlanta, Ga
Posts: 90
Local Time: 05:54 PM
tall rock stars

It seems to me that although rock stars seem larger than life and really tall, most end up being on the short side, like Bono or Eddie Vedder...etc.

Which rock stars are tall?

rejoicing fan is offline  
Old 02-21-2002, 10:25 AM   #2
love, blood, life
mad1's Avatar
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Angie Jolie lover from Belfast Norn Ireland. I LOVE YOU ANGIE! Im a Bono fan!
Posts: 13,155
Local Time: 06:54 PM
Marilon Manson, Keanu Reeves, Shane from Pogues, Eddie Grant, any one from a heavy thrash rock and roll group who throw guitars around and play shit on their instruments, and er.....lets not forget........Kevin and Nick from Backstreet

not what ur looking for but so what...........................

mad1 is offline  
Old 02-21-2002, 10:38 AM   #3
New Yorker
*Ally*'s Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: New York, NY
Posts: 2,714
Local Time: 01:54 PM
my roommate *loves* to point out that sebastian bach (singer for skid row, baby!) is, like, 6 ft. 5 in. tall. oh yeah.

i also think that joey ramone was really tall, or maybe he just looked that way because he was so thin. aside from that, i can't think of any tall rockers!!
*Ally* is offline  
Old 02-21-2002, 10:47 AM   #4
Blue Crack Addict
joyfulgirl's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2001
Posts: 16,618
Local Time: 11:54 AM
I saw Ric Ocasek (from the Cars) on the street once--very tall--although I'm not sure if we can still call him a rock star. Ditto Robbie Robertson.

joyfulgirl is offline  
Old 02-21-2002, 11:36 AM   #5
Forum Moderator
Bonochick's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: Cherry Lane
Posts: 40,819
Local Time: 01:54 PM
Originally posted by joyfulgirl:
I saw Ric Ocasek (from the Cars) on the street once--very tall
I love Ric!

"Hallelujah, Heaven's white rose,
The doors you open...I just can't close..."
Bonochick is offline  
Old 02-21-2002, 12:08 PM   #6
Blue Crack Addict
joyfulgirl's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2001
Posts: 16,618
Local Time: 11:54 AM
Seeing as how this list isn't growing too fast, I'd say "tall rock stars" is a bit of an oxymoron.

Bonochick--I like Ric Ocasek, too. Kind of odd-looking, but always seemed like a good guy.
joyfulgirl is offline  
Old 02-21-2002, 12:50 PM   #7
I Serve Larry's Stick
~LadyLemon~'s Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Akron
Posts: 7,392
Local Time: 01:54 PM
Yeah, besides Joey (who I think was 6'6) I believe Krist Novoselic (Nirvana) is around 6'7...he's like a giraffe!

Show a little faith
There's magic in the night

[This message has been edited by ~LadyLemon~ (edited 02-21-2002).]
~LadyLemon~ is offline  
Old 02-21-2002, 01:23 PM   #8
Bad Daddy Johnny
Johnny Swallow's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: NW Arkansas
Posts: 1,925
Local Time: 12:54 PM
Billy Corgan is around 6'4" I believe.
Johnny Swallow is offline  
Old 02-21-2002, 03:45 PM   #9
Desire4Bono's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: living in a rock and roll fantasy- and what's wrong with that?
Posts: 1,921
Local Time: 12:54 PM
Joe Elliott of Def Leppard is hot and 6'3"

Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin is over 6 ft, the Tall Cool One!

Nikki Sixx IS hot.

The Cars rock. I never thought Ric Ocasek was hot though. Elliot Easton and Ben Orr were though.
Desire4Bono is offline  
Old 02-22-2002, 02:10 AM   #10
Blue Crack Addict
Hewson's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Your own private Idaho
Posts: 27,306
Local Time: 01:54 PM
I've met a handful of rockers, I stand 5'11 and only 3 have been taller than me:
Gary Cherone(guess 6'1"), Tommy Lee(6'3"), Nikki Sixx(6'4")

Shorter than me:
Bono, Edge, Bruce Springsteen, Eddie Vedder, Mike McCready, Jeff Ament, Eddie Van Halen(tiny), Iggy Pop(tinier), Vince Neil, Mick Mars
Hewson is offline  
Old 02-22-2002, 02:13 AM   #11
Blue Crack Distributor
LarryMullen's POPAngel's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: I'll be up with the sun, I'm not coming down...
Posts: 53,698
Local Time: 12:54 PM
Nikki Sixx is hot.

You can tear it up
If you can tie me down

LarryMullen's POPAngel is offline  

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:54 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Design, images and all things inclusive copyright © Interference.com