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Re: Prog Corner [1396 pages]

Postby Purgatory Brite » 10 Apr 2017, 08:37

frimley_greener wrote:Never had Mr Stills down as a prog guy:)


Only in Carlsson's delusional mind.

In the delusional mind of Carlsson only.

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Re: Prog Corner [1396 pages]

Postby Lord Rother » 10 Apr 2017, 08:59

New album from Mostly Atumn. More of their usual excellence. Love it.

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Re: Prog Corner [1396 pages]

Postby Lord Rother » 10 Apr 2017, 11:32

One of the better / more interesting exponents of the prog-metal genre, this is US band Mastodon's new release.

Bit heavy for my normal tastes but they've got some chops and I enjoyed it well enough.

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Re: Prog Corner [1396 pages]

Postby C » 10 Apr 2017, 17:01

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Re: Prog Corner [1396 pages]

Postby soundchaser » 10 Apr 2017, 17:17

C wrote:Image

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Nice.

Proper, ground-breaking, original progressive rock...direct from the underground.

I only saw EBB live the once, and it was a gloriously menacing experience.

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Re: Prog Corner [1396 pages]

Postby pcqgod » 11 Apr 2017, 01:48

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Where would rock 'n' roll be without feedback?

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Re: Prog Corner [1396 pages]

Postby C » 11 Apr 2017, 12:58

Lord Rother wrote:Image

Good call!

This is a corker!

Yes, a robust corker!!

ooooof!








NP

An album of beauty!

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Re: Prog Corner [1397 pages]

Postby C » 11 Apr 2017, 13:02

CSNY and all combinations and permutations are such a massive part of my life

Next up will be:

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Robust?

Seminal?

I think so

Yes, I think so








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Re: Prog Corner [1396 pages]

Postby soundchaser » 11 Apr 2017, 15:17

C wrote:Image

This is a corker!

Yes, a robust corker!!

ooooof!


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This is three sides a classic album. Unfortunately, country doesn't really do it for me.

Other than that...stone cold classic!

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Re: Prog Corner [1397 pages]

Postby C » 12 Apr 2017, 09:00

NP

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Re: Prog Corner [1397 pages]

Postby Lord Rother » 12 Apr 2017, 10:16

This is rather good - debut album a long time in the making from Norwegian band with members common to the excellent Magic Pie.

Elephant Plaza - Momentum

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Re: Rother's Region [1397 pages]

Postby C » 12 Apr 2017, 12:20

NP

God with his shirt off

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Re: Rother's Region [1397 pages]

Postby Lord Rother » 12 Apr 2017, 14:51

I rather like this after a couple of plays.

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Very strong opening track.


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Re: Rother's Region [1397 pages]

Postby C. » 12 Apr 2017, 18:48

NP

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Robust stuff?

Not 'arf



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Re: Rother's Region [1397 pages]

Postby Lord Rother » 14 Apr 2017, 08:52

Godsticks - "Emergence"

Hard rock with dizzying time signature changes. (Welsh band.)

They didn't appeal to me in the past but having seen them supporting The Pineapple Thief (Jeez, they were LOUD!) I've mellowed towards them a bit and thought I'd give their latest album another try this morning and, somewhat surprisingly, it seems to be clicking with me....

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Re: Prog Corner [1396 pages]

Postby Lord Rother » 14 Apr 2017, 09:54

C wrote:
An album of beauty!

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Hmm, played it last night but didn't really do it for me. (Songs are too damned short for a start...!! :lol: )

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Re: Rother's Region [1397 pages]

Postby neville harp » 14 Apr 2017, 10:07

Lord Rother wrote:Godsticks - "Emergence"

Hard rock with dizzying time signature changes. (Welsh band.)

They didn't appeal to me in the past but having seen them supporting The Pineapple Thief (Jeez, they were LOUD!) I've mellowed towards them a bit and thought I'd give their latest album another try this morning and, somewhat surprisingly, it seems to be clicking with me....

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Re: Rother's Region [1397 pages]

Postby Lord Rother » 14 Apr 2017, 20:43

Dutch band Hangover Paradise's debut album "Mirrors" from 2013.

Not bad - bit poppy in places but generally neo / symphonic prog in style.

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Like this track a lot.


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Re: Rother's Region [1397 pages]

Postby C » 14 Apr 2017, 20:56

Nancy wrote: she looks like she's made out of sawed up stilts.

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Re: Prog Corner [1395 pages]

Postby Lord Rother » 14 Apr 2017, 21:35

Lord Rother wrote:Cast - Power and Outcome

Prolific Mexican band's recent release. Massively symphonic with loads of strings and good lead guitar.

Superb stuff.

I have dipped a toe into their back catalogue before and quite liked it but this one is different League to my recollections. Anyway they only have about 20 albums to explore so I might be gone for some time...

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Seriously chaps - give this to your ears.

They will love you for it.

An early AOTY contender, it really is.


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