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    Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    What do you think is the greatest rock song of all time,

    personally i think it is "Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana

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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    I think one has to classify by era. Early 90s definitely goes to Nirvana.


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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    stairway to heaven, obviously



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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    Sweet Child O' mine. Duh.


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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    Shook Me All Night Long is about the only song that Ill sing no matter where I hear it.

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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCY23 View Post
    What do you think is the greatest rock song of all time,

    personally i think it is "Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana

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    I vote for "Sympathy for the Devil", Rolling Stones.



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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    Bye, Bye, Bye - 'N Sync. No other song in this or any generation truly captured true emotion and passion in the musical verse. Truly the folks responsible for such a masterpiece can see beyond just the music, but into the soul of a man and then take that into the speakers of the world.



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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    The greatest rock song of all time probably comes down between: "Satisfaction" by the Stones, "Stairway" by Zeppelin, or "Johnny B. Goode" by Chuck Berry.

    Some of my favorites:
    "Wild Horses" by the Stones
    "Free Falling" Tom Petty
    "You Can't Always Get What You Want" Stones
    "Alive" Pearl Jam


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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

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    All the Smashing Pumpkins song on the face of the earth.



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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    Let It Bleed--The Stones



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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    Quote Originally Posted by RustyClone View Post
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    Great, great, GREAT tune. Probably not popular/influential enough to call "the greatest". To me there is a difference between my personal favorite tunes, and the ones that are generally considered the "greatest".

    Throwing "Free Bird" by Skynyrd into the mix, too...


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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    Love Shack by the B-52s.

    Actually, STH, no contest.



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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCY23 View Post
    What do you think is the greatest rock song of all time,

    personally i think it is "Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana

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    Definitely agree for the '90s.


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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    Sorry, as much as I love Zeppelin, AC/DC, etc. the best rock song has to be something from the Beatles. Don't care which one...just pick one.



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    Re: Greatest Rock Song of All Time

    Obviously, even THIS isn't the greatest song in the world, it's just a tribute...

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pcJwz7wu8_s]YouTube - Tenacious D - Tribute[/ame]


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