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* BirthDeathJuxtaposition: "Lightning Crashes" opens with two verses about an 'old mother' who has just died and a 'new mother' who has just given birth.



** "Lightning Crashes" strongly implies that the 'old mother' who has just died has been reincarnated as the baby just born 'down the hall'.

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** "Lightning Crashes" strongly implies suggests that the 'old mother' who has just died has been reincarnated as the newborn baby just born 'down down the hall'.hall.


* ImportantHaircut: Kowalczyk shaving his head down to a single braid in between the videos for "Selling the Drama" and "I Alone". From then on, their videos started getting really trippy and artsy, at least through the songs from ''The Distance to Here''.

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* ImportantHaircut: Kowalczyk shaving his head down to a single braid in between the videos for "Selling the Drama" and "I Alone".Alone" and then completely shaved it off to go fully bald. While he does outgrow his hair from time to time, he's nowadays more recognisable with the bald look. From then on, their videos started getting really trippy and artsy, at least through the songs from ''The Distance to Here''.


* {{Adorkable}}:
** Patrick Dalheimer comes off as bit of a goofball in the outtakes.
** Chris Shinn's "tough" act on stage was sometimes a bit undermined as he overbalanced, or got his feet tangled in the wires, all of which he took in stride.


Live is a AlternativeRock band from York, Pennsylvania. Originally formed as Public Affection, the group changed its name to Live after the release of one album. After the modest success of their first album as Live, the group skyrocketed to popularity in 1994 with ''Throwing Copper'', on the strengths of the singles "Selling the Drama", "I Alone", "All Over You", and "Lightning Crashes". Their next two albums were well-received but not as successful, and with their subsequent albums, they slowly dwindled in popularity. Singer Creator/EdKowalczyk split from the group rather acrimoniously in 2009, and it reformed in late 2011 with new singer Chris Shinn, formerly from Unified Theory. However, as of December 2016, Ed has returned as the band's lead vocalist, with the official website being redone to completely 86 any mention of Chris Shinn's time with them. To take it further, the album they recorded with Shinn, ''The Turn'', has been removed from all digital music outlets and is nowhere to be seen in their official discography either.

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Live Live[[note]]pronunciation is the form of the word that rhymes with "hive"[[/note]] is a AlternativeRock band from York, Pennsylvania. Originally formed as Public Affection, the group changed its name to Live after the release of one album. After the modest success of their first album as Live, the group skyrocketed to popularity in 1994 with ''Throwing Copper'', on the strengths of the singles "Selling the Drama", "I Alone", "All Over You", and "Lightning Crashes". Their next two albums were well-received but not as successful, and with their subsequent albums, they slowly dwindled in popularity. Singer Creator/EdKowalczyk split from the group rather acrimoniously in 2009, and it reformed in late 2011 with new singer Chris Shinn, formerly from Unified Theory. However, as of December 2016, Ed has returned as the band's lead vocalist, with the official website being redone to completely 86 any mention of Chris Shinn's time with them. To take it further, the album they recorded with Shinn, ''The Turn'', has been removed from all digital music outlets and is nowhere to be seen in their official discography either.

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* BaldOfAwesome: Ed Kowalczyk started shaving his head around the time ''Throwing Copper'' was released, which in combination with his dark, heavy eye-brows gave him a stern appearance and made him look much older than he was. During his time in the band Chris Shinn had part of his head shaved, leaving a slicked-back "mohawk" which wouldn't be out of place in a ''Film/MadMax'' film.

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* BaldOfAwesome: BaldOfAwesome:
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Ed Kowalczyk started shaving his head around the time ''Throwing Copper'' was released, which in combination with his dark, heavy eye-brows gave him a stern appearance and made him look much older than he was. was.
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During his time in the band Chris Shinn had part of his head shaved, leaving a slicked-back "mohawk" which wouldn't be out of place in a ''Film/MadMax'' film.

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* ProgressiveInstrumentation: "Lightning Crashes" starts with the guitar, then at 0:26 the vocals, then 1:58 the bass, and finally at 2:27 the drums appear.


* BaldOfAwesome: Ed Kowalczyk started shaving his head around the time ''Throwing Copper'' was released, which in combination with his dark, heavy eye-brows gave him a stern appearance and made him look much older than he was. During his time in the band Chris Shinn had part of his head shaved, leaving a slicked-back "mohawk" which wouldn't be out of place in a MadMax film.

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* BaldOfAwesome: Ed Kowalczyk started shaving his head around the time ''Throwing Copper'' was released, which in combination with his dark, heavy eye-brows gave him a stern appearance and made him look much older than he was. During his time in the band Chris Shinn had part of his head shaved, leaving a slicked-back "mohawk" which wouldn't be out of place in a MadMax ''Film/MadMax'' film.


* {{Adorkable}}: Patrick Dalheimer comes off as bit of a goofball in the outtakes. Chris Shinn's "tough" act on stage was sometimes a bit undermined as he overbalanced, or gothis feet tangled in the wires, all of which he took in stride.

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* {{Adorkable}}: {{Adorkable}}:
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Patrick Dalheimer comes off as bit of a goofball in the outtakes. outtakes.
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Chris Shinn's "tough" act on stage was sometimes a bit undermined as he overbalanced, or gothis got his feet tangled in the wires, all of which he took in stride.



* EveryoneWentToSchoolTogether: The original line-up all did, in York, Pennsylvania. Chris didn't - he's from Ohio.

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* EveryoneWentToSchoolTogether: The original line-up all did, in York, Pennsylvania. Chris didn't - he's from Ohio.



* HatedHometown: Patrick, the Chads and Ed all grew up in York, Pennsylvania, in a rather rough neighbourhood with many "crack-heads." Ed in particular was known to constantly badmouth it. York is the Shit Towne being described in that song.

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* HatedHometown: Patrick, the Chads and Ed all grew up in York, Pennsylvania, in a rather rough neighbourhood with many "crack-heads." Ed in particular was known to constantly badmouth it. York is the Shit Towne being described in that song."Shit Towne" was written about their time there.



* PrecisionFStrike: "Stage", "Freaks", "Voodoo Lady", and "People Like You" all drop one or two pointed F-bombs, although in all but "Voodoo Lady" (where the lyric is a quote from her), they're rather gratuitous and out-of-the-blue.

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* PrecisionFStrike: PrecisionFStrike:
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"Stage", "Freaks", "Voodoo Lady", and "People Like You" all drop one or two pointed F-bombs, although in all but "Voodoo Lady" (where the lyric is a quote from her), they're rather gratuitous and out-of-the-blue.



* AWildRapperAppears: Tricky contributes a rapped breakdown to "Simple Creed" - around the same time, Ed Kowalczyk sang on Tricky's "Evolution Revolution Love".

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* AWildRapperAppears: Tricky contributes a rapped breakdown to "Simple Creed" - around Creed." Around the same time, Ed Kowalczyk sang on Tricky's "Evolution Revolution Love".


* {{Adorkable}}: Patrick Dalheimer comes off as bit of a goofball in the outtakes. Chris Shinn's "tough" act on stage is sometimes a bit undermined as he overbalances, or gets his feet tangled in the wires, all of which he takes in the stride.

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* {{Adorkable}}: Patrick Dalheimer comes off as bit of a goofball in the outtakes. Chris Shinn's "tough" act on stage is was sometimes a bit undermined as he overbalances, overbalanced, or gets his gothis feet tangled in the wires, all of which he takes took in the stride.



* BadassBeard: Chad Taylor and Chris Shinn sport sharply cut, pointed beards that make them look pretty fierce. Patrick Dalheimer has a regular beard.
* BaldOfAwesome: Ed Kowalczyk started shaving his head around the time ''Throwing Copper'' was released, which in combination with his dark, heavy eye-brows gave him a stern appearance and made him look much older than he was. Chris Shinn has part of his head shaved, leaving a slicked-back "mohawk" which wouldn't be out of place in a MadMax film.

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* BadassBeard: Chad Taylor and Chris Shinn sport sports a sharply cut, pointed beards that make them makes him look pretty fierce. Patrick Dalheimer has a regular beard.
beard. Chris Shinn had a similar beard to Chad during his tenure with the band.
* BaldOfAwesome: Ed Kowalczyk started shaving his head around the time ''Throwing Copper'' was released, which in combination with his dark, heavy eye-brows gave him a stern appearance and made him look much older than he was. During his time in the band Chris Shinn has had part of his head shaved, leaving a slicked-back "mohawk" which wouldn't be out of place in a MadMax film.



* EveryoneWentToSchoolTogether: The original line-up all did, in York, Pennsylvania. Nowadays, it's everyone except Chris, who's from Ohio.

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* EveryoneWentToSchoolTogether: The original line-up all did, in York, Pennsylvania. Nowadays, it's everyone except Chris, who's Chris didn't - he's from Ohio.



** The band itself has been "reincarnated" with Chris Shinn taking over as the lead singer, and the return to the rougher sound of their early days.

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** The band itself has been "reincarnated" with Chris Shinn taking over as the lead singer, singer and the return to the rougher sound of their early days.days for a few years before the original line up regrouped.


Live is a AlternativeRock band from York, Pennsylvania. Originally formed as Public Affection, the group changed its name to Live after the release of one album. After the modest success of their first album as Live, the group skyrocketed to popularity in 1994 with ''Throwing Copper'', on the strengths of the singles "Selling the Drama", "I Alone", "All Over You", and "Lightning Crashes". Their next two albums were well-received but not as successful, and with their subsequent albums, they slowly dwindled in popularity. Singer Creator/EdKowalczyk split from the group rather acrimoniously in 2009, and it reformed in late 2011 with new singer Chris Shinn, formerly from Unified Theory.

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Live is a AlternativeRock band from York, Pennsylvania. Originally formed as Public Affection, the group changed its name to Live after the release of one album. After the modest success of their first album as Live, the group skyrocketed to popularity in 1994 with ''Throwing Copper'', on the strengths of the singles "Selling the Drama", "I Alone", "All Over You", and "Lightning Crashes". Their next two albums were well-received but not as successful, and with their subsequent albums, they slowly dwindled in popularity. Singer Creator/EdKowalczyk split from the group rather acrimoniously in 2009, and it reformed in late 2011 with new singer Chris Shinn, formerly from Unified Theory.
Theory. However, as of December 2016, Ed has returned as the band's lead vocalist, with the official website being redone to completely 86 any mention of Chris Shinn's time with them. To take it further, the album they recorded with Shinn, ''The Turn'', has been removed from all digital music outlets and is nowhere to be seen in their official discography either.



* Ed Kowalczyk - Vocals

'''Former members'''




'''Former members'''
* Ed Kowalczyk - Vocals

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*EveryoneWentToSchoolTogether: The original line-up all did, in York, Pennsylvania. Nowadays, it's everyone except Chris, who's from Ohio.


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* HatedHometown: Patrick, the Chads and Ed all grew up in York, Pennsylvania, in a rather rough neighbourhood with many "crack-heads." Ed in particular was known to constantly badmouth it. York is the Shit Towne being described in that song.


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* LongRunnerLineUp: The original four members played together for 20 years, from 1989 to 2009. There were sometimes additional musicians touring with them, but none of these were official members of the band.

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** Ed would also regularly insert the f-word in live performances of "Lakini's Juice".


* Adam Kowalczyk - Rythm guitar, backing vocals (Unofficial member)

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* Adam Kowalczyk - Rythm Rhythm guitar, backing vocals (Unofficial member)





-->"Selling the Drama"

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-->"Selling -->-- "Selling the Drama"


-->"Selling The Drama"

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-->"Selling The the Drama"

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