Need help with some old 90's music

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  1. Neil J

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    This is probably just a shot in the dark, but I'm looking for the name of a group from around 92-93 I believe. All I can say is that it was 1 or 2 females singing that sounded a lot like Janis Joplin. It was something not played on mainstream radio, I heard it on the local college station. Thanks for any help.
     
  2. Jeff Kleinberg

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    4 non-blondes?

    Jeff
     
  3. Neil J

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    Thanks, but they are not who I am thinking of. This group was more obscure.
     
  4. Jeremiah

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    Veruca Salt?

    L-7?

    The Cranberries?

    Siousy(sp? and the Banshees?(sp?)

    10,000 maniacs?
     
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    Indigo Girls? Hole? Tragic Mulatto? What type of music was it?
     
  6. WillardK

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    If Janis Joplin and Phoebe Snow produced offspring it might sound like Toni Childs.
     
  7. Mark Pfeiffer

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    You're sure it's not 4 Non Blondes' "What's Up?"? The time is right, and they sure fit your description. Although mainstream radio played it, so did college radio. The only other remote possibility I can think of is Concrete Blonde.
     
  8. Neil J

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    Thanks for the help but the group i'm looking for is none mentioned so far. The only group I have to check out is TRagic Mulatto, never heard of them. As for this group, it really sounded like 2 females, the music was semi-fast rock with guitars. I'm also pretty certain they were never played on mainstream radio. Thanks.
     
  9. Patrick Larkin

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    Well, I used to listen to Throwing Muses around that time with Kristen Hersh and Tanya Donelly.

    BTW, the name of this thread is hilarious - "some old 90's music." [​IMG]
     
  10. Kevin T

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    ummm...the indigo girls?
     
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    do you remember any of the lyrics?
     
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    johnette napolitano from concrete blonde kinda has a joplin-esque voice.
     
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    Heather Nova? Liz Phair? The Breeders?

    I never expected to see 10,000 Maniacs compared to Janis Joplin. [​IMG]
     
  15. TonyD

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    most known song...

    "you don't have to remaind me"

    bonnie rait, Melissa Etheridge,Maria McKee, Victoria Williams.
    Alannah Myles. she had one hit...Black Velvet.
     
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    Lots of good bands mentioned thus far but...

    ...Janis Joplin should be spinning in her grave at this point! [​IMG]
     
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    were are you?
     
  18. BrianB

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    It's really hard to come up with suggestions when all you can say is female singers, early 90s, janis joplin like. There were a LOT of angry women singers around then [​IMG]
     
  19. Neil J

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    Sorry, had a lot of work to finish but thanks for the suggestions. So far the only group I have never heard of is Tragic Mulatto. I've mentioned everything I know about this group i'm looking for...not much I know. By the way, i'm 30.
     
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