They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

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Re: They only made one album but it was a corker!

Postby C » 30 May 2024, 10:06

Geezee wrote:
robertff wrote:Them Crooked Vultures - Josh Homme, John Paul Jones and Dave Grohl - they made a pretty good racket.


Similarly Mad Season's Above. I think it's a very strong album with a handful of excellent tracks.


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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby robertff » 30 May 2024, 12:03

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I would say so C. but then again I wouldn't say the Refugee album was, particularly as the vocalist couldn't sing to save his life.


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Postby C » 30 May 2024, 13:21

robertff wrote:particularly as the vocalist couldn't sing to save his life.
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Jazz generally does have a tune but they don’t necessarily play it to you.

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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby copehead » 30 May 2024, 13:42

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Let's get real.

The greatest one album band ever and the greatest solo album ever.
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copehead wrote:Image

Let's get real.

The greatest one album band ever and the greatest solo album ever.


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NMB wrote:I much prefer tuneless twaddle to tuneful twaddle.

Jazz generally does have a tune but they don’t necessarily play it to you.

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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby The Fish » 30 May 2024, 15:39

Power Pop (ish) with Wilsonesque touches. Trust me it's great

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Re: They only made one album but it was a corker!

Postby Geezee » 30 May 2024, 20:28

C wrote:
Geezee wrote:
robertff wrote:Them Crooked Vultures - Josh Homme, John Paul Jones and Dave Grohl - they made a pretty good racket.


Similarly Mad Season's Above. I think it's a very strong album with a handful of excellent tracks.


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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby Quaco » 31 May 2024, 00:18

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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby Neige » 31 May 2024, 06:33

Quaco wrote:Quiet Sun


Yup. hadn't thought of that, but in my top 10 for sure
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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby copehead » 31 May 2024, 09:54

C wrote:
copehead wrote:Image

Let's get real.

The greatest one album band ever and the greatest solo album ever.


I Don't Wanna Be Friends With You….




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It's up to you

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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby ChrisB » 31 May 2024, 11:57

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Postby robertff » 31 May 2024, 12:06

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Interesting choice Chris, I bought this on the back of very good reviews and general popular approval but found it rather poor to be honest - horses for courses.


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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby ChrisB » 31 May 2024, 12:12

Not one I play very often, tbh, but when I do, still find little gems here and there

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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby Limpin' Jez McKenzie » 05 Jun 2024, 20:18

The miseducation of Lauryn Hill - Lauryn Hill
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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby Neige » 06 Jun 2024, 21:47

Inspired by The Slider from the other thread - this is totally ace, overwrought in-your-face US prog at its best:

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After a patchy live album came the "democratic" quartet called just Utopia - a very different beast I sort of like in very small doses.
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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby pcqgod » 07 Jun 2024, 04:52

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Not counting the one 50 odd years later by what was essentially a different band.


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Definite yes on the Gary Walker and the Rain album; Pussy is pretty good too.
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Postby pcqgod » 07 Jun 2024, 04:56

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I can't recommend the Open Mind album. One classic track padded out with some weak psychedelic noodling around.
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Re: They only made one studio album but it was a corker!

Postby pcqgod » 07 Jun 2024, 05:03

Andromeda with John DuCann pre-Atomic Rooster

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Lazy Smoke - Corridor of Faces

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Postby Charlie O. » 07 Jun 2024, 15:50

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Postby Moleskin » 07 Jun 2024, 23:13

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