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    Just wondering if it’s as big a song across the pond as it is here in the U.K.?
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    it's by an American band who tour heavily over there and have headlined massive venues like Madison square garden over there - almost certainly have.
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    Most likely bigger or about the same... E- Looking into it, it charted about the same, the US doesn't/didn't have an indie chart, but it peaked at 10 on the billboard hot 100, same as it's peak in the UK singles chart.
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    Actually Not, the killers have got a reputation in America, but they are a LOT bigger here in the UK even though they are an American band.
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    What; the insipid, two-note dirge whose airplay achieved such unprecedented levels of saturation as to be heard through the ground in cemeteries? Why yes, I'd imagine so.
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    Yep, they are an American band and I think they have the same instance of it being the final song at parties over there
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    Yes. Sadly. :nothing:
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    I know everyone says there's no accounting for taste (and that applies to me more than most), but I really can't see the appeal of this band. Just passes me right by.
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    (Original post by gjd800)
    I know everyone says there's no accounting for taste (and that applies to me more than most), but I really can't see the appeal of this band. Just passes me right by.
    Have you tried listening to there other songs such as:
    Human
    Spaceman
    Run for Cover
    Read my mind
    When you were young
    All these things I've done
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    (Original post by Judemayes77)
    Have you tried listening to there other songs such as:
    Human
    Spaceman
    Run for Cover
    Read my mind
    When you were young
    All these things I've done
    Yeah, it's just pop-rock by numbers to me. All a bit dull.

    I mean, people like them, fair play.
 
 
 
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