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JessieJ: DO yourslf a favor an listen to her music

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by PlayboyPenguin, Apr 10, 2011.

  1. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin Pacific Northwest Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

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    I have been listening to this young woman for some time now. A few weeks ago she appeared on SNL and I told a friend he needed to wach her. I am surprised by how many people do not know of her yet. She is a true singer...not some truTone creation. I have not felt the same feeling listening to a performer since I saw Joan Jett in concert in a small venue 25 years ago.



    http://www.youtube.com/user/JessieJVEVO
     
  2. Trlsmn

    Trlsmn In Utero (Portland) Well-Known Member

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  3. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin Pacific Northwest Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

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    Listen to her unplugged stuff. You will clearly see she needs no enhancement. Also listen to her live performances. She is definitely not lip syncing. There is a huge difference between a little reverb and an autotune. I used to run sound quite a bit for live performances. She is the real deal.
     
  4. Trlsmn

    Trlsmn In Utero (Portland) Well-Known Member

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    That one I linked to is Un-plugged
     
  5. Jamie6.5

    Jamie6.5 Western OR Well-Known Member

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    Huh. Looks/sounds like Christina Aguilera meets clockwork orange,...

    Hip-hop and "pipes" aren't two terms I associate with each other. Range doesn't equal "pipes."

    YMMV.
     
  6. Redcap

    Redcap Lewis County, WA Well-Known Member

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    Doesn't do a damn thing for me, though she don't look half bad.
     
  7. keystir

    keystir Hillsboro, OR Active Member

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    No question about it, sorry penguin but trlsmn's post clearly shows Autotone in there. I guess there was only one Joan Jett.
     
  8. UncalledForGabe

    UncalledForGabe Aloha Or. Member

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    There's definitely autotune in it. Just cause it's live, doesn't mean it not autotuned. Anteres makes an autotune rack unit for live vocalists too.
    As for the music? eh... its ok, typical for uk pop. But I'm more of a death metal guy :p
     
  9. MA Duce

    MA Duce Central Oregon Well-Known Member

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  10. svxr8dr

    svxr8dr Vancouver, WA OathKeeper #004404

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    As far as female British singers I prefer Adele over Jessie J.
     
  11. MarkAd

    MarkAd Port Orchard Well-Known Member

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    :thumbdown::thumbdown:
     
  12. scrappydoo

    scrappydoo Federal Way Active Member

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    No kidding. That Adele has some pipes, and even when she's holding back she's got a lot of power.
     
  13. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer Portland Completely Out of Ammo

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    I like it. Thanks for the find. I will replace my disk slot #6 Judas Priest British Steel with her new CD. lol I like variety.
     
  14. Buddhalux

    Buddhalux Hillsboro, Oregon Active Member

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    You want some pipes listen to Helene Boskle. She did the music for the Age of Conan game. She has some serious intensity and power in that little frame of hers.
     
  15. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    AHAHahahahahahahahaha!! You bastige... I got Rickrolled!!



    JesseJ reminds me of the sound and style of the singer, Pink.

    Autotune or no... she sounds good.
     
  16. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    I like a number of female singers, but my hands down favorite is Annie Lennox. Talk about a set of pipes!
     
  17. Trlsmn

    Trlsmn In Utero (Portland) Well-Known Member

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    Bravo! when I saw the topic originally about strong female singers the first one that came to mind was Annie Lennox, that's the Eurythmics for all you youngins!
     
  18. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    Yeah. Her "Bare" album is awesome. It's all covers with the exception of one song, but she covers a song like no one else can. Her version of "Whiter Shade of Pale" sends chills up my spine.
     
  19. FriendOfEvanWilliams

    FriendOfEvanWilliams Juneau, Alaska Member

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    You want my idea of range? Check out this classic:

    Never Too Much

    That Jessie J. isn't too bad, but I haven't liked much music that was released in the last 10 years or so. Still though, you can't deny she has talent, unlike almost anybody else out there right now.
     
  20. oasis618

    oasis618 Tacoma, Wa Active Member

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    You MF'er you got me!