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  1. It's been almost a page and no one has come with...

    It's been almost a page and no one has come with a single band name of reference. Which is the whole point, these guys are doing their own thing and they do it well. There is a good combination of...
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    It's funny but it is also extremely sad.

    It's funny but it is also extremely sad.
  3. I dig me some Pink Fairies... Listening to...

    I dig me some Pink Fairies...

    Listening to Snafu right now and there's some pretty advanced shit in there (also some Brown Shoes Don't Make It lifting). If I could think of a kin band I would say...
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    ^ I would take a guess and say it's Geoff....

    ^ I would take a guess and say it's Geoff. Comparing with the Concerts rendition which is not Geoff.
    Don't worry, soon Aymaric will jump in and let you know who was it, when was it and what he had...
  5. I see the connection, but I don't suspect any...

    I see the connection, but I don't suspect any direct copying. But who knows. There's a Sabbath song in the debut called NIB which is also quite similar in places (the bass tuning is the same).
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    That's the history of progressive rock you're...

    That's the history of progressive rock you're describing there. There are two ways of sell-out: one is to go for easier to the ear music so as to please the masses, the other is to repeat the...
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    I swear to people that if they listen to the new...

    I swear to people that if they listen to the new Tool 57 times in a row it will grow on them and think it is actually a good album. 56 will not do. So keep listening.
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    I need some October Horses in October...

    I need some October Horses in October...
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    I swear to god that if FL was playing somewhere...

    I swear to god that if FL was playing somewhere central we would have made it. We were wild. Hackney killed it. But I have booked Magma in Stockholm, so this is the real deal. Chances of a successful...
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    Finally a record of mine that my wife digs...

    Finally a record of mine that my wife digs...
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    Did Robbie Williams with Trevor Horn win it?

    Did Robbie Williams with Trevor Horn win it?
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    The best American heavy rock band ever. One could...

    The best American heavy rock band ever. One could very well omit the word American from the above statement.
  13. Good stuff, and a fresh approach to writing and...

    Good stuff, and a fresh approach to writing and playing progressive rock music.
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    :) yep

    :) yep
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    The Utopia Strong

    New Kavus Torabi project, in collaboration with Mike York (Coil/Guapo) and all-time snooker legend Steve Davis is already out and it is beautiful. Space electronica of a very moving, meditative...
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    Sticky: Great album

    Great album
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    Can Svet make a comeback before he's banned?

    Can Svet make a comeback before he's banned?
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    Sticky: I am 3 songs in and I absolutely love it. I am...

    I am 3 songs in and I absolutely love it. I am starting a thread on it pretty soon, if no one else does it. I mean I always expect the best from you, but this is even further than the best.
    (some...
  19. Very good and satisfying record. More...

    Very good and satisfying record. More song-oriented than the debut (which is the only one I know). No retro here, these guys brew their own stuff, which is open to new music but also waves to the...
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    Basically - with just a few exceptions - you're...

    Basically - with just a few exceptions - you're right. I believe the jazz label refers to the arrangements mostly or to jazz which isn't really jazz (like Dolphy or Braxton maybe).
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    Sales de Bano from Argentina nailed the thing in...

    Sales de Bano from Argentina nailed the thing in their latest https://buhrecords.bandcamp.com/album/br110-sales-de-ba-o-geometr-a-del-v-nculo

    Check it out or I'll make you all pay with my Nursery...
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    I like it Hugues. Ca me plait - no accents this...

    I like it Hugues. Ca me plait - no accents this keyboard.
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    Second Smile is plain and simple fantastic, one...

    Second Smile is plain and simple fantastic, one of the core albums in the canterburian whimsy-prog-fusion music of the time. I feel like a very lucky person to be able to find and appreciate this...
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    Sticky: Can you please bump this thread when it is out?

    Can you please bump this thread when it is out?
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    The one thing I can say with certainty is that I...

    The one thing I can say with certainty is that I like it a lot better than Coffins or Plastic. On the one hand, it consolidates their withdrawal from the classic progressive rock/metal idiom which to...
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    And if there is a fifth, you'll give us notice.

    And if there is a fifth, you'll give us notice.
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    He played Athens Friday, Saturday, I was there on...

    He played Athens Friday, Saturday, I was there on Friday, the video is from Saturday. I wish I could have attended both days - the Saturday night setlist was completely different and more to my...
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    I couldn't say it better. I really felt that this...

    I couldn't say it better. I really felt that this work exceeds my understanding, not because of its "hardness" or density but because it presents an aesthetic proposal which is alien to anything that...
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    Bought
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    I broke my Orchestral Favorites diet to listen to...

    I broke my Orchestral Favorites diet to listen to Civilization Phase III in its entirety. It's an absolutely stunning work of art. People should know this. They should teach this in schools.
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    Into the Herd is excellent. I wasn't aware of...

    Into the Herd is excellent. I wasn't aware of this great band. Zappa-phytes should proceed to the cashier immediately.
  32. The new album is pretty good, although I think I...

    The new album is pretty good, although I think I prefer the previous one.

    This music cries out that it will kill live, so people who have the opportunity to attend do not hesitate.
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    I hate Pet Shop Boys, but West End Girls is the...

    I hate Pet Shop Boys, but West End Girls is the coolest piece of music ever written.
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    I was conceived somewhere around November 73 -...

    I was conceived somewhere around November 73 - maybe Zappa is my father.
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    Motley Crue and Cinderella. Early Madonna.

    Motley Crue and Cinderella. Early Madonna.
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    Sticky: My expectations are low, but there will always be...

    My expectations are low, but there will always be expectations with this FAB (fuckin amazin band)
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    It's a blond guitar demon, so yes, that's...

    It's a blond guitar demon, so yes, that's Schenker alright.
  38. I thought we had agreed it's Technocratic...

    I thought we had agreed it's Technocratic Manipulating Bastards...
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    This is very good John, thanks.

    This is very good John, thanks.
  40. So to - partly - answer my question the 18/9...

    So to - partly - answer my question the 18/9 version of Duke of Prunes is much different than what we get in the original LP (I am listening without liner notes, maybe this is commonplace already for...
  41. Here's one fan who started a thread about it......

    Here's one fan who started a thread about it... https://www.progressiveears.org/forum/showthread.php/22185-The-Young-Gods-L-Eau-Rouge?highlight=young+gods
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    This sums up my opinion on it very well.

    This sums up my opinion on it very well.
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    Why don't you just add "clear open minded...

    Why don't you just add "clear open minded reviews" + that absolutely coincide with my own views - to make it fully understandable for the rest of us?

    The album is uninspired and monotonous to the...
  44. A question: are there any (significant)...

    A question: are there any (significant) differences on the versions of the songs that appear twice on this record?
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    Holy Cow! (pun intended). Awesome! What a great...

    Holy Cow! (pun intended). Awesome! What a great gift out of the blue. Can't wait until May 2020.

    Thank you both for the information.
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    Calyx, do you know how long has it been since...

    Calyx, do you know how long has it been since these 3 played together or how often does this happen?
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    Wtf, Frith, Cutler and Greaves live in Athens,...

    Wtf, Frith, Cutler and Greaves live in Athens, Greece in 2020? Is there a reunion tour or something?
  48. It makes me happy. I like it.

    It makes me happy. I like it.
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    Oh, it's so long ago. Anyway, the bottom line is...

    Oh, it's so long ago. Anyway, the bottom line is they were punks. They were the dark side :p

    Meanwhile, I've been obsessively listening to Voivod the last week.
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    Listening to Ground Zero - Last Concert on the...

    Listening to Ground Zero - Last Concert on the advice of a friend. The musical equivalent of Godzilla invading the big cities. Brilliant!
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    Bundles is an excellent fusion LP, but the 4...

    Bundles is an excellent fusion LP, but the 4 Wyatt albums defined progressive rock music. So no comparison for me there.
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    One of my greatest failures as a listener - maybe...

    One of my greatest failures as a listener - maybe as a human being - was failing to appreciate Voivod at the time. Despite being completely immersed into all techno-thrash bands of the times, even...
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    Piggy is a fuckin guitar god - nobody hit those...

    Piggy is a fuckin guitar god - nobody hit those tones like he did.
  54. Thanks for providing some confirmation - because...

    Thanks for providing some confirmation - because this sounds so good that I thought my ears were playing tricks to me
  55. An absolute stunner from Buenos Aires based band...

    An absolute stunner from Buenos Aires based band Sales de Bano. Second spin here and the jaw drops https://buhrecords.bandcamp.com/album/br110-sales-de-ba-o-geometr-a-del-v-nculo
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    No, you're not. And 20-25 is little where I live.

    No, you're not. And 20-25 is little where I live.
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    Yes, I fully agree. For me the CDR thing started...

    Yes, I fully agree. For me the CDR thing started the process of owning overwhelming quantities of music, that could not possibly be absorbed in any meticulous way. Of not paying attention to track...
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    Sticky: Bought. It's really good.

    Bought. It's really good.
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    Thanks for this post. Nothing more to add.

    Thanks for this post. Nothing more to add.
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    I also think the CD burner killed music. It was...

    I also think the CD burner killed music. It was the first time you could have music for free, without any losses in quality terms. It made things easy, cheap and therefore insignificant.

    On the...
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