After considerable sniping and arguing amongst the commentariat over who is more deserving, ELO or NIN, Devo devotees put on a late push to render the whole debate moot. The numbers: Devo 36%; Electric Light Orchestra/Jeff Lynne 33%; Nine Inch Nails 19%; John Hiatt 7%; Chicago 5%; Mountain 0%. Devo now devolves into the Great 48.
Up next, our contest to name the greatest band of all time presents yet another diverse pod of talented artists, this one headed by a man who cranked out his first 5-star record in 1976 and his most recent one in 2007.
- #5 Graham Parker: Listen
- Roxy Music/Brian Ferry: Listen
- Emerson Lake & Palmer: Listen
- Annie Lennox: Listen
- The Damned: Listen
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Polls close Tuesday at midnight.