RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!!
Posted by: Kevin ()
Date: January 12, 2001 07:15AM



Peter M. Bietenholz wrote:
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As far as Survivor goes, THTS is by far their best album with Jamison. His earlier albums with them sound way too dated now. It also didn't help matters hearing "The Search Is Over" a zillion times on those softy radio stations.

figures that their, IMO, worst ballad (not bad, just well below the standards of the others which are pretty much classics) would be the big hit for them. Guess the radio promoters didn't want to release the JJ-butchered vocal version of "Ever Since the World Began" to radio stations. Hard to believe how some of the other ballads were not hits though--or for that matter, hardly ANYTHING of the first few albums. Premonition was so hit-filled it wasn't even funny.

As far as albums go, I actually like WSC a lot and there are a lot of great moments there, but THTS would probably be my favorite album from Survivor ever (either Dave or JJ) if they cut out a few songs (ie Rhythm of the City) and wrote a few others to replace them. As it stands though, it's 2nd fav with JJ with a Vital Signs falling somewhere near the bottom of the stack below most of the Dave cds.

Kevin

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AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 272 Melodic Lover ( SPAIN) 01/11/2001 01:57PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 171 koogles 01/11/2001 02:50PM
Commenting on AOR lawmaker Koogles... 235 Sven 01/11/2001 05:53PM
Slang was alternately angry and depressing 215 koogles 01/12/2001 01:00AM
RE: Slang 202 Ace 01/12/2001 01:06AM
RE: Slang was alternately angry and depressing 184 sfk kurt 01/12/2001 02:42AM
RE: Slang was alternately angry and depressing 187 coco 01/12/2001 04:54AM
RE: Slang was alternately angry and depressing 188Surfpunk01/13/2001 08:31AM
RE: Def Lep & Tesla concert... 209 Don 01/13/2001 09:48AM
RE: Def Lep & Tesla concert... 207Surfpunk01/15/2001 06:50AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 206 Kevin 01/11/2001 03:18PM
Exactly 174 Mister Pomp 01/11/2001 06:20PM
RE: Exactly.. well maybe not 151 Eric Abrahamsen 01/11/2001 10:01PM
RE: Exactly.. well maybe not 162 koogles 01/12/2001 01:05AM
back to the Survivor singer arguement...again 208 Kevin 01/12/2001 06:52AM
RE: Exactly 188 Kevin 01/12/2001 07:01AM
RE: Hey kevin ... how about that songs ... 184 Melodic Lover ( SPAIN) 01/12/2001 09:44AM
RE: Hey kevin ... how about that songs ... 215 Kevin 01/12/2001 10:24AM
Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 178 koogles 01/12/2001 01:07PM
RE: Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 200 Kevin 01/12/2001 02:02PM
RE: Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 191John01/13/2001 08:33AM
RE: Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 226 Kevin 01/13/2001 04:26PM
Singin' 171 Dave 01/13/2001 06:54PM
That's the thing - (almost) total disagreement 221 Mister Pomp 01/12/2001 06:19PM
RE: New England 170 Eric Abrahamsen 01/12/2001 09:59PM
Neither P.U.N.K. nor DDT... 167 koogles 01/12/2001 11:32PM
RE: Neither P.U.N.K. nor DDT... 247 Mister Pomp 01/13/2001 04:53AM
RE: Neither P.U.N.K. nor DDT... 239 Carl 01/13/2001 06:26AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 223John Q01/11/2001 04:44PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 169Peter M. Bietenholz01/11/2001 05:44PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 178 KAOS FAN 01/11/2001 05:52PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 159 Daniel 01/11/2001 09:28PM
And a little metal on the side 177 Sven 01/12/2001 01:34AM
RE: And a little metal on the side 186 Daniel 01/12/2001 04:10AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 185 Kevin 01/12/2001 07:07AM
Dokken & Reb Beach 411 Ace 01/12/2001 01:01AM
RE: Dokken & Reb Beach 199Peter M. Bietenholz01/12/2001 05:53AM
RE: Dokken & Reb Beach 231 Ace 01/12/2001 10:01PM
RE: Dokken & Reb Beach 180Peter M. Bietenholz01/13/2001 12:37AM
RE: Dysfunctional 184 Lynchbox 01/13/2001 06:04AM
RE: Dysfunctional 202Peter M. Bietenholz01/13/2001 07:43AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!!208 Kevin 01/12/2001 07:15AM
Slang 167 alex siedler 01/12/2001 02:24AM
OPEN YOUR FREAKIN' MINDS! 170Gav01/12/2001 04:43AM
Open your mind and anything will get in... 165 koogles 01/12/2001 12:47PM
We couldn't have that, could we? 239 Mister Pomp 01/12/2001 06:13PM
RE: We couldn't have that, could we? 147 Eric Abrahamsen 01/12/2001 10:03PM
And I'm going through a... 196Surfpunk01/13/2001 08:36AM


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