Top Ten Modern Musicians That Sound Like Classic MusiciansPositronWildhawk Credit goes to LizardKing99 for her collaboration with me on this list!
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Kevin didn't actually realize how much he sounded like John Lennon until one of John's sons (I believe it was Sean) told him. - PetSounds
Tame Impala's frontman sounds so like Lennon it's unbelievable. - PositronWildhawk
A trance singer who sounds like a classic soul singer. Her voice is just smooth, powerful and mesmerising. - PositronWildhawk
This singer seems interesting. I think I'll look her up sometime. - RiverClanRocks
They remind me of the Beach Boys circa 1967. - PetSounds
this guy should be at #1, trust me - he sounds exactly like Freddie Mercury and as a bonus - he looks like Freddie! I don't exaggerate.
Find on YouTube and be convinced:
Queen Extravaganza on American Idol - Somebody to Love (HD) - Metal_Treasure
Sounds like a heavier and darker version of Jim Morrison.
Try: Danzig - Mother, How the Gods Kill, She Rides. - Metal_Treasure
Sounds like Bruce Dickinson from Iron Maiden.
Edguy - Nailed To The Wheel, Mysteria. - Metal_Treasure
Sounds like Bruce Dickinson of Iron Maiden.
Edguy - Nailed to The Wheel, Mystreria. - Metal_Treasure
Sounds like James Hetfield of Metallica.
Volbeat - Our Loved Ones - Metal_Treasure
Stealers Wheel IS an old band.
They ARE an old band.
Sounds like Rob Halford from Judas Priest.
Primal Fear - Strike, Metal Gods (Judas Priest cover). - Metal_Treasure
1) David Coverdale of Deep Purple, Whitesnake
Check out these covers: Jorn - Stormbringer, Fool For Your Loving, Burn
2) Ian Gillan of Deep Purple
Jorn - Perfect Strangers (the best cover ever).
Jorn - Egypt (The Chains Are On). - Metal_Treasure
Of course, he sounds like his father - Julio Iglesias. - Metal_Treasure
He sounds like a modern version of many classical musicians - Mozart, Bach, Paganini, etc. He's a guitar virtuoso and plays neo-classical metal.
Yngwie Malmsteen - Black Star, Far Beyond The Sun, Trilogy Suite Op.5, Amadeus Quattro Valvole - Metal_Treasure
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