1. kmiahali's Avatar
    The backstreet boys were actually the reason I started to like music. Their adaption to the new coming age in music made me love their music. Steve Jobs has also been an inspiration for my love of music. I've been listening to music since I've been about 2 years old. Imagine babies growing up these days, and growing to love different sorts of music. It just amazes me!
    11-07-2011 07:01 PM
  2. Aztek13's Avatar
    Rush got me inspired to play bass.
    11-07-2011 07:02 PM
  3. djayme7's Avatar
    pink floyd
    11-07-2011 07:02 PM
  4. lfurlong's Avatar
    My mom raised me on Elvis. I still love his music.There are so many artists. It's hard to pick one.
    11-07-2011 07:10 PM
  5. Alli's Avatar
    I used to spend hours trying to tune my guitar to alternate scales to emulate Joni Mitchell. Never could do it, but I still think she's inspirational.
    11-07-2011 07:11 PM
  6. thrash99er's Avatar
    It was all about Vanilla Ice, Ice Baby.. Milli Vanilli was a very close second though!
    11-07-2011 07:13 PM
  7. pepperonijack's Avatar
    Danger Mouse, everything he touches turn to gold.
    11-07-2011 07:15 PM
  8. BigLan's Avatar
    Hands-down listening to Grover Washington Junior playing his sax was the thing that motivated me to play.
    11-07-2011 07:15 PM
  9. Freiteez's Avatar
    Blink 182 is a band that got me into music for sure.
    11-07-2011 07:18 PM
  10. matthewmspace's Avatar
    I'd really like GarageBand for my iPhone 4S. I am desperately bored of my apps and need something new to keep myself entertained. I have never opened GarageBand on Mac because it is very complex to non-music people, like myself. I feel based on the app other people have and apple store demos I did, it looks very easy to use. That's why I'd like this app.
    11-07-2011 07:18 PM
  11. Player1024's Avatar
    Vangelis and ATB were the main ones
    11-07-2011 07:18 PM
  12. Jwmart's Avatar
    For me blink 182 was popular in high school and lead me to pick up guitar, which I've now been playing for 11 years.
    11-07-2011 07:19 PM
  13. mponteres's Avatar
    Owl City... especially when I watched his MTV "Fireflies"... It really get me into music
    11-07-2011 07:32 PM
  14. tnations's Avatar
    Garth Brooks
    11-07-2011 07:33 PM
  15. asfrank16's Avatar
    It was Randy Rhodes, the guitarist for Ozzy that made me want to play guitar.
    11-07-2011 07:34 PM
  16. sorli's Avatar

    Just kidding, but he does make a bunch of money performing all criticism aside. Sorli...
    11-07-2011 07:39 PM
  17. draiken's Avatar
    At first, a friend of mine in 6th grade lent me Speak and Spell, Depeche Mode's first album, and been hooked ever since.

    My tastes evolved (not much really) to include, U2, Queen, Roxette (it was the '80s ) and several other groups.

    Then, listening to some classical music, and slow songs from my favorite groups, and my mom's insistence I studied piano, I got into keyboards for about 10 years.
    11-07-2011 07:40 PM
  18. Bizarre's Avatar
    Eminem, showed no matter what color you are you can follow your dreams.
    11-07-2011 07:41 PM
  19. mbern1008's Avatar
    Dream theater inspired me ftw
    11-07-2011 07:41 PM
  20. Jminio's Avatar
    Van Halen - the first time I heard the first album I knew I had to learn to play guitar! That was a powerful moment.
    11-07-2011 07:42 PM
  21. hggs's Avatar
    To me the artist that got me into music was Gordon Sumner, A.K.A. Sting. Along with The Police and Solo, he has inspired me most.
    11-07-2011 07:51 PM
  22. zeppbond's Avatar
    led zeppelin its guilty for my music insanity, I'm so sorry i couldnt see them perform live
    11-07-2011 07:53 PM
  23. Amoney's Avatar
    Guns & roses
    11-07-2011 07:53 PM
  24. iSRS's Avatar
    I began playing the drums in 5th grade, back in 1983. Why the drums? I heard an amazing song, by what many here in the states consider a "one hit wonder"

    It was the intro to that "one hit" that did it, as well as this live New Year's Eve version, that solidified it for me. "In A Big Country" by Big Country, with Mark Brezeziki on drums.

    Stay Alive!

    Last edited by starbird; 11-07-2011 at 08:01 PM.
    11-07-2011 07:58 PM
  25. rewNATION's Avatar
    nirvana mostly
    11-07-2011 07:58 PM
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