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  1. The track at the top of the page is simply...

    The track at the top of the page is simply amazing. I’ve been listening to it (and the whole album) for about 12 years and will never get too tired of it.
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    This is a very interesting interview, but nothing...

    This is a very interesting interview, but nothing Paul is saying there has anything at all to do with the title of this thread.
  3. Urgent help needed to a fellow progger in New Jersey

    Dear folks,
    One of our brethren proggers who lives in Parsippany, NJ, has suffered cerebral hemmorage. His name is Vitaly Moroz. I think he has an account at this forum, I just don't know what it...
  4. I heard about this band many times before but...

    I heard about this band many times before but never got to listen to their music. Today I have listened to the "River of sleep" - wow, what a powerful song! The whole album is okay, but this song is...
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    I have decided to re-listen to all albums of...

    I have decided to re-listen to all albums of "Cream". I know it's not prog but it's worth listening nonetheless... :-)
    As for prog, "Phaedra" re-listened at 5.1 continues to impress...
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    I think it's a very strong album. "Signal to...

    I think it's a very strong album. "Signal to noise" being by far the strongest song IMO, there are plenty of other pearls as well. The only one that I really don't like is "Barry Williams show".
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    I was never into TD but having listened to this...

    I was never into TD but having listened to this box set in Apple Music I am now convinced I need the physical box, if only for the Blu-ray. Waiting for the second print, but also hoping to snatch a...
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    Gentle knife call it a day.

    Below is the message from the Facebook page of GK. It was a good band... I am glad I saw their performance last year!

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    Dear friends!...

    After five years of activity, two acclaimed...
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    Chernobyl is bloody amazing mini-series. What...

    Chernobyl is bloody amazing mini-series. What makes it even more awesome is that all of it is the truth...
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    It is available for pre-order now in a regular...

    It is available for pre-order now in a regular and signed version. I have order mine (regular one).
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    I saw Gryphon live yesterday in Netherlands - it...

    I saw Gryphon live yesterday in Netherlands - it was their only concert outside of UK. I was surprised how many new songs they played - most of the album actually! First album was played a lot too,...
  12. I watched the movie yesterday I quite liked it....

    I watched the movie yesterday I quite liked it. There are some glaring anachronisms (for example, Fat Bottomed Girls playing in 1975 or We Will Rock You being written in 1980), but most of the...
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    Great news! Camel were amazing last summer at...

    Great news! Camel were amazing last summer at NOTP, so I'll definitely go for this DVD!
  14. Thread: Flairck 2.0

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    “Even 2.0” is hardly appropriate to say,as the...

    “Even 2.0” is hardly appropriate to say,as the new compositions by Joris and Pablo seem heavier, and so is the arrangement of the old stuff.
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    Quantity wouldn't be an issue if the quality was...

    Quantity wouldn't be an issue if the quality was good, but obviously both aspects are not there. In fact, the album cover is what I like most about it so far...
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    I like Brendan's solo albums too, but this one...

    I like Brendan's solo albums too, but this one just doesn't quite match them... IMO, of course.
  17. Thread: Flairck 2.0

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    This is exactly what I have trouble...

    This is exactly what I have trouble understanding. The music is very melodic and could be accepted by a lot of people. If these guys ever get a good promotion, I think they could become commercially...
  18. Thread: Flairck 2.0

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    You can have a main course and a dessert, too....

    You can have a main course and a dessert, too. Flairck's music IS more light-weight, but I don't see anything wrong with that.
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    The album came out yesterday - I gave it a couple...

    The album came out yesterday - I gave it a couple of listens in the car... and was somewhat disappointed. First of all, it's not DCD as we know it. The sound has changed to a much more ambient one....
  20. Thread: Flairck 2.0

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    I agree, the band is in top shape! Me and my...

    I agree, the band is in top shape!
    Me and my wife were very impressed with yesterday's performance! I wish they would be invited to NOTP festival next year!
    Some pictures:

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  21. Thread: Flairck 2.0

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    Maybe because nobody plays piano at Flairck? :D

    Maybe because nobody plays piano at Flairck? :D
  22. Thread: Flairck 2.0

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    It's the same story as with Gong - I reflected...

    It's the same story as with Gong - I reflected about it last year as well... I think we'll see more and more of such bands - wouldn't be suprised if some big names of the bands would exist in a few...
  23. Thread: Flairck 2.0

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    Going to the show in Goes tonight - looking...

    Going to the show in Goes tonight - looking forward to this one!
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    Interestingly, completely opposite from what I...

    Interestingly, completely opposite from what I would say. I can't listen to BBT's early stuff but "English Electric part one" became a breakthrough album, and I very much like most of what the band's...
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    Very tempting, but I'm going to pass... just not...

    Very tempting, but I'm going to pass... just not enough value for money for me.
    Have their "Once upon a time" box set, and that one is fantastic!
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    It was an amazing band!

    It was an amazing band!
  27. "Similitude of a dream" was a disappointment for...

    "Similitude of a dream" was a disappointment for me. I thought I would get it when I went to his concert (the whole album was performed live), but my opinion of the album became even worse... So I'm...
  28. I'd rather buy their box set of the original...

    I'd rather buy their box set of the original albums...
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    The Ballad of Jethro Tull

    Ian has announced the first official Jethro Tull book to come out.
    http://jethrotull.com/the-ballad-of-jethro-tull-the-official-jt-book/
    Thoughts?
  30. ^ Well, THIS is a very arrogant thing to say.

    ^
    Well, THIS is a very arrogant thing to say.
  31. Wow, I had no idea it would be such a fun to read...

    Wow, I had no idea it would be such a fun to read it when I was starting this thread!
  32. Correlation between love to prog and intelligence?

    I've been asking myself this question and maybe some of brethren proggers did as well.

    We all agree that the music that we listen to is mostly very smart. It is complex, sophisticated,...
  33. Thread: Tull Binge

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    I wonder why nobody mentioned “Roots to branches”...

    I wonder why nobody mentioned “Roots to branches” among their favourite albums. I think it is a very strong work, for me it’s probably their best album post 70-s.
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    Planning to see them in Belgium next week. Really...

    Planning to see them in Belgium next week. Really looking forward to it!
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    https://www.musicglue.com/deadcandance One of...

    https://www.musicglue.com/deadcandance

    One of the tracks from the new album is available. Sounds quite promising.
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    I've given it only one listen so far - didn't do...

    I've given it only one listen so far - didn't do much to me. Can't really compare with the classical albums. But I hope it will still grow on me, so I'll keep trying...
  37. Well, I think Anathema's sound improved really...

    Well, I think Anathema's sound improved really much after their transition. Just compare, for example, two versions of the same song:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AgSIRIwJWoA

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  38. I agree with the statement above. Much of the...

    I agree with the statement above. Much of the beauty of Opeth had been built on the counterpoints. Somehow it worked. Now it has kind of averaged out, without as much impact.
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    This question may have been asked already - but...

    This question may have been asked already - but who defines what should be featured album?
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    This news has made my day. I don't expect much...

    This news has made my day.
    I don't expect much from the new album (the previous one, Anastasis, didn't impress me much) but having the opportunity to see them again live next year is priceless!
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    Amazing band - saw them live in Moscow during the...

    Amazing band - saw them live in Moscow during the Anastasis tour, have most of their albums on CDs. Started to listen to them relatively late, in 1996, after Spiritchaser went out, that was the first...
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    I feel it is unfair that "Passion" was omitted...

    I feel it is unfair that "Passion" was omitted from the ranking altogether, as much as I disagree with the priorities there anyway. To me, this album is one out of the best of Gabriel and should...
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    I've seen Legacy live 2 years ago in Loreley,...

    I've seen Legacy live 2 years ago in Loreley, that was an amazing performance! I would definitely pay just to see it again.
  44. ...but there's one for Brussels |)

    ...but there's one for Brussels |)
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    It's a nice song, I think. I want to hear it in...

    It's a nice song, I think. I want to hear it in the context of the new album.
    Riverside did play another song at the encore of their NOTP set. It was very gentle and slow, I liked it a lot too! Very...
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    it says "the video is not available" :(

    it says "the video is not available" :(
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    I like other type of boxes, with the full albums...

    I like other type of boxes, with the full albums and nice bonuses, like Premonitions by Steve Hackett or Genesis boxes, or KC mega-editions.

    Don't see much value in these compilations you refer...
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    Last year I created a thread about Radiohead here...

    Last year I created a thread about Radiohead here but it was moved to Off-Topic for some reason... I hope this one won't be - but looking at its age, what can I say - so much for the moderators'...
  49. I can't say that this Zappa version of Stairway...

    I can't say that this Zappa version of Stairway to Heaven is better (nothing can surpass the LZ original, I think), but I just love the way he interpreted it.
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  50. I quite agree! ...

    I quite agree!


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YDqVURC1YR4
  51. I might have seen your buddy - sat for a short...

    I might have seen your buddy - sat for a short time next to a Belgian couple of around 45 - 50 years old, but didn't have time to talk to them.

    Camel performed very well - but that was expected. I...
  52. Broken skies outspread wings - a new Hackett Box set

    Strange, it seems that nobody has posted here this news yet.


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    http://www.hackettsongs.com/news/newsAlbum25.html

    Looking at the description I am not sure I would buy it at all. I grabbed...
  53. BTW, what was the reason Andy Poole left the band...

    BTW, what was the reason Andy Poole left the band early this year?
  54. I tried to listen to the album 3-4 times as it...

    I tried to listen to the album 3-4 times as it came out. Didn't do much for me. I was hoping that listening to the album in its entirety on the NOTP festival in Loreley would help me dig it, but no,...
  55. Overall yes, the festival was very good, however...

    Overall yes, the festival was very good, however I couldn't help being disappointed with some performances. Sea Within, for example... But still not as bad as IB & H, as much as like most of...
  56. It has been the 5th NOTP festival in row for me....

    It has been the 5th NOTP festival in row for me. There will be no lengthy review this time, I just want to say that I was really impressed by the Big Big Train headlining on Friday (it might have...
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    As much as I like "Remedy Lane" and "Be", the...

    As much as I like "Remedy Lane" and "Be", the "Road Salt" albums brought an entirely new dimension to the group. Love both albums. I don't care that it's not prog, the music is just great. This song,...
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    I think we have simultaneously mentioned this...

    I think we have simultaneously mentioned this news - I updated the Aranis thread :-)

    Anyway, I have donated 50 euros as well.
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    Joris Vanvinckenroye (bassist, composer and...

    Joris Vanvinckenroye (bassist, composer and moving force of Aranis) is looking for financial support of his second CD under the "BASta!" monicker.
    Donate if you're interested to hear it.
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    Yes, I was very sad to read it on the FB page as...

    Yes, I was very sad to read it on the FB page as well... It is very hard to continue making the non-commercial music as they do, without any support from the government.
    The fans didn't support them...
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