Results: This was one of those pods where the seed never had a chance. It was nip and tuck the whole way, and in the end ZZ Top eased away for a narrow victory. The numbers: ZZ Top 39%; Pearl Jam 30%; Genesis 16%; #11 Oasis 7%; Garbage 7%; Sheryl Crow 2%. The lil’ ol’ band from Tejas advances to the Great 48.
Our tournament to determine the greatest band of all time now moves to the Budokan region, where one of the most dynamic female rock vocalists in history defends against a pack of competitors that seems guaranteed to spark outrage among the voters. Let the conniptions commence.
- #8 Janis Joplin: Listen
- Catherine Wheel/Rob Dickinson: Listen CW / Dickinson
- Bob Seger/Silver Bullet Band: Listen
- Stevie Ray Vaughan: Listen
- Paul McCartney/Wings: Listen PM / Wings
- MC5/Wayne Kramer: Listen MC5 / WK
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Listen and vote, and feel free to vent your spleen offer a comment in the box below. Polls close sometime Wednesday morning.