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1. WAR were a popular funk group of the '70s. They mixed soul, jazz, blues, reggae, Latin and rock influences in their music. They had a very recognizable sound, due to their mix of harmonica, horns, guitar, bass, percussion, and vocals. WAR was initially formed in 1969 from a band called Nightshift to jam while Eric Burdon free-associated lyrics. They released two albums under Burdon's name, the first of which contained… read more

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  • Avatar for Criscoh88
    fools claiming "swedish black metal only ". Expand your horizons! War is a pinnacle band, creating a new standard not only for soul/funk music in the 70's, but to breaking "cultural barriers" for the time and taking political stances on issues of the era. Where as black metal has .... (become generic and over hyped. bands for hipsters to brag to friends about listing to. )
  • Avatar for KingNoCrown
    Just started listening and Damn, this is funkin funky.
  • Avatar for eyeoflord
    swedish black metal only [2]
  • Avatar for capodoglio
    The same thing happened with Death... Someday somebody's going to call his black / blood / death / doom / drone metal band "Leadbelly" or "Kool & the Gang".
  • Avatar for ShazlynkSwaj
    black metal wtf
  • Avatar for NargaNightmare
    That Black Metal tag actually made me spit my drink out, heaviest fucking band dude \\m/
  • Avatar for vvybie
    Vår скроблерит как это, лол.
  • Avatar for boomslang-D
    Haha, like little kids. "My war is better!" "No, my war is better"! Btw, this War is the original, deal with it :)
  • Avatar for MsScarletHarlot
    I too, was wondering why the funk band was coming up.. I'm listening to fucking metal!!!!
  • Avatar for versionfiv
    swedish black metal only.

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