I love the original by Simon & Garfunkel, but David Draiman
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:59pm

took it to unbelievable levels of powerful emotions.

The original tugs the heartstrings and makes you want to do something about all that's wrong with this world, but Disturbed evokes ANGER that so much in this world is still wrong after all this time...

  • It really is a superb version.Poppet, Tue Sep 11 1:56pm
    The emotion just wells up from that vocal performance...I love it.
    • It sure does... the emotionwondering, Tue Sep 11 2:50pm
      I was at a doctor's appt today, and it hit me when I wrote down 9-11 for the date. I will never forget. Excellent tribute by Disturb.
    • I love the original by Simon & Garfunkel, but David Draiman — Sia☺giah, Tue Sep 11 1:59pm
      • An interesting example of this contrast exists in a favorite new band of mine, the underground Tokyo metalcore band TELECiDE. They have two singers, and they have utterly different singing styles... more
        • ....but I really like the music and the vocals from the girl that sings. I typically don't listen to this type of music anymore (I was very much into Metal when I was younger), but I never liked the... more
          • I generally dislike it, too.Poppet, Wed Sep 12 11:18am
            In fact, prior to TELECiDE, I only liked that vocal style in harsh industrial music, where it kinda fits. I find a.k.i. to be a unique exception to that. Generally, the metal I like is almost... more
        • Linkin Park...HeavyHemi, Tue Sep 11 6:21pm

        • Wow... you weren't kidding...Sprout, Tue Sep 11 2:47pm
          I just watched a few moments of one of their pieces. A fascinating vocal combination. While it isn't really my style of music, it really is striking and shows some real gifts. And I have to agree... more
          • =)Poppet, Tue Sep 11 3:33pm
            They really are worth investigating, even if the genre isn't your cuppa (I'm a bit of a metalhead....). They don't have much of a discography yet (they've only existed a little over a year), but... more
      • Somber and sad.... but he brought so much strength and power to the music.
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