Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
October 02, 2014, 12:53:40 AM

Login with username, password and session length
Search:     Advanced search
RPGFan Community Quiz!
Subject: Persona 3: FES
Prize: $20 eShop, PSN or Steam code
Date: 3rd October 2014 Time: 16:00 EST
332937 Posts in 13642 Topics by 2191 Members
Latest Member: Zaltys
* Home Help Search Login Register
+  RPGFan Message Boards
|-+  The Rest
| |-+  General Discussions
| | |-+  James Brown has left the building.
« previous next »
Pages: [1] Print
Author Topic: James Brown has left the building.  (Read 857 times)
Degolas
Posts: 1973


Member
*

sickforbrains200@yahoo.co.uk sickforbrains200@yahoo.co.uk
View Profile WWW Email

Ignore
« on: December 25, 2006, 01:12:32 PM »

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/6208615.stm

Get uppa and RIP.
Logged

I had a stupid dream
that I could change things.

Check out my YouTube videos!: http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=Degolas
Losfer
Bearded Scumlord
Posts: 3857


The friendliest man on the internet

Member
*


View Profile WWW

Ignore
« Reply #1 on: December 25, 2006, 01:19:24 PM »

Wait, didn't he go to jail a month ago for, like, massive heroine abuse and beating his wife or something?  :P
Logged

Degolas
Posts: 1973


Member
*

sickforbrains200@yahoo.co.uk sickforbrains200@yahoo.co.uk
View Profile WWW Email

Ignore
« Reply #2 on: December 25, 2006, 01:51:37 PM »

Eh, whatever, James Brown kicked arse.
Logged

I had a stupid dream
that I could change things.

Check out my YouTube videos!: http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=Degolas
Dincrest
Cleanup Crew
RPGFan Editor
Posts: 11822


Smile... they'll think you're up to something.

Member
*


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: December 25, 2006, 04:25:38 PM »

James Brown is a musical legend.  So what if he did a lot of bad/disagreeable shit in his personal life?  Most legends have.  Name one legend who hasn't done bad shit in their lives.  

Remember, greatness never came to those who followed the rules.  

He was a visionary who revolutionized music.  He was an absolute perfectionist who put some of the strictest demands known to man on his bassists (I read an article in Bass Player magazine earlier this year about all of James Brown's bassists.)  

I'll bet Bootsy Collins is crying right now.  He was one of Brown's bassists and has become a legend in his own right.  

I have the utmost respect of the contributions James Brown has made to music.
Logged

Next bike-a-thon: PD500 Rock 'n Roll ride (to benefit Parkinson's Disease) October 5, 2014
D-Rider
Former God of RPGFan
Rainbow Club Member
Posts: 3682


Solitary One

Member
*

ChlamydiaBlues
View Profile

Ignore
« Reply #4 on: December 25, 2006, 05:37:38 PM »

James Brown is the man.  Plain and simple.  Even amongst the legends, he's a fucking phenom.  And he's a fantastic showman, one of the best.  His batshit craziness only adds to his mystique.

Speaking of which:

Batshit craziness. :P
Logged

Pages: [1] Print 
« previous next »
Jump to:  



Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!