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Aerosmith's New Patriots 'Anthem'

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  1. Ian

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    Just listened to it - I thought the lyrics were a little corny and had a little higher expectations for it.

    “The muskets roar, another score, that’s how we get it done/Raise your fist and shout it out, the Pats are number one.”

    Maybe it'll grow on me :confused:

    Aerosmith - Pepsi NFL Anthems
     
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    I'm sorry but I thought that was a pretty neat tune.
    Nice job, guys.:rocker:
     
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    As a stand alone song, I thought it was great. The music was solid and the lyrics interesting and inventive. especially the 2 forays into near curse words.

    I have 2 problems with it.

    1. Its an anthem and anthems are basically sing alongs, and I can't see Gillette rocking to "Legendary Child"

    2. The title "Legendary Child". The Patriots are the most team-centric team in the NFL. You can't have an anthem that seems to worship and individual.

    Bottom line - A great song, just not a fitting Patriots anthem. Back to the drawing board.
     
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    I'm with you, Ian. Not feeling it at all.
     
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    The intro sounds like a bad rip off of Sonic the Hedgehog style guitar licks.
     
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    I always liked Aerosmith but that is awful I think. I don't like it and its even worse as an anthem.
     
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    I like the sentiment, but just retire and go away already... they look utterly ridiculous.
     
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    Verse riff is decent. Doesn't exactly make me want to run through a wall, but not the complete abomination I was expecting.

    VIP on Swole should be the Pats' anthem
     
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    Awful. Just awful
     
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    Huge Aerosmith fan.. but this song does little for this fan.
     
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    Aerosmith was great in the 70's, had some forgivable crap in the 80's and 90's, but the last 15 or so years have just been a vile, unforgivable parody of music.
     
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    Is this going to replace "This Is Our House" when we score a touchdown? Because I f'ing love that song as our anthem.

    EDIT: And I just listened to it and it sucks balls. Come on guys, I really enjoy some classic Aerosmith but please just knock it off already.
     
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    I like it. The fact the download is free is even better!
     
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    that is terrible...'Smith hasn't been any good since they put down the razor blade and mirror....

    "heads I win tails you lose love is such a crime....nowhere to draw the line"
     
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    2 words..it sucks.
     
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    Embarrassing. Not exactly the raiders theme or even the corny eagles fight song... T least those have authentic feel. This crap belongs out in that gawdy shopping center outside Gillette. I hate this side of the patriots.
     
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    Totally with you on this.
     
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