Originally posted by psychochick
For me it was probably Green Day. I was 9 when I first listened to Dookie (the major label debut) and I was like " Holy sh*t!! I like every song on this record!" That was something that just didn't happen. Records with just one good song were just a way of life for me. It swept me away from the world of stupid pop forever. It encouraged me to go discover other rock bands, both current and older. But hey, there's nothing like your first.