That's the thing - (almost) total disagreement
Posted by: Mister Pomp ()
Date: January 12, 2001 06:19PM



>>>>>.koogles wrote:
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I happen to disagree with you, Kevin. Survivor's "Vital Signs", in my book, is one of only a handful of perfect AOR albums. Right up there with (chronologically) Boston's debut, New England's "Explorer Suite", Touch's self-titled, Journey's "Escape", John Parr's debut, Prophet's self-titled, Alias "Alias", The Storm's "Eye of the Storm" and Hugo's first one.

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Out of that list, I get 1 top 10 classic - Touch, 2 "very good"s - Prophet / Boston (Boston has some killer material, some filler), 1 ballad heavy album salvaged by the singer (and they left the best track "Call Me" off the album) - Alias, 1 good to very good but can't quite see what the level of fuss is about (Journey), 2 generic rehashed 90s AOR (Storm and Hugo) and one that I can only presume was a typographical error (John Parr?). New England were the weediest wimpiest least attractive of all AOR / pomp bands - ever! I only have to think of the nauseating lyrics to P.U.N.K. or indeed even funnier D.D.T. to start hating these guys all over again...


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AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 178 Melodic Lover ( SPAIN) 01/11/2001 01:57PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 108 koogles 01/11/2001 02:50PM
Commenting on AOR lawmaker Koogles... 109 Sven 01/11/2001 05:53PM
Slang was alternately angry and depressing 138 koogles 01/12/2001 01:00AM
RE: Slang 110 Ace 01/12/2001 01:06AM
RE: Slang was alternately angry and depressing 112 sfk kurt 01/12/2001 02:42AM
RE: Slang was alternately angry and depressing 112 coco 01/12/2001 04:54AM
RE: Slang was alternately angry and depressing 116Surfpunk01/13/2001 08:31AM
RE: Def Lep & Tesla concert... 123 Don 01/13/2001 09:48AM
RE: Def Lep & Tesla concert... 126Surfpunk01/15/2001 06:50AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 98 Kevin 01/11/2001 03:18PM
Exactly 120 Mister Pomp 01/11/2001 06:20PM
RE: Exactly.. well maybe not 109 Eric Abrahamsen 01/11/2001 10:01PM
RE: Exactly.. well maybe not 120 koogles 01/12/2001 01:05AM
back to the Survivor singer arguement...again 108 Kevin 01/12/2001 06:52AM
RE: Exactly 114 Kevin 01/12/2001 07:01AM
RE: Hey kevin ... how about that songs ... 129 Melodic Lover ( SPAIN) 01/12/2001 09:44AM
RE: Hey kevin ... how about that songs ... 116 Kevin 01/12/2001 10:24AM
Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 116 koogles 01/12/2001 01:07PM
RE: Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 124 Kevin 01/12/2001 02:02PM
RE: Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 124John01/13/2001 08:33AM
RE: Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 124 Kevin 01/13/2001 04:26PM
Singin' 114 Dave 01/13/2001 06:54PM
That's the thing - (almost) total disagreement131 Mister Pomp 01/12/2001 06:19PM
RE: New England 104 Eric Abrahamsen 01/12/2001 09:59PM
Neither P.U.N.K. nor DDT... 105 koogles 01/12/2001 11:32PM
RE: Neither P.U.N.K. nor DDT... 134 Mister Pomp 01/13/2001 04:53AM
RE: Neither P.U.N.K. nor DDT... 136 Carl 01/13/2001 06:26AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 130John Q01/11/2001 04:44PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 91Peter M. Bietenholz01/11/2001 05:44PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 126 KAOS FAN 01/11/2001 05:52PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 99 Daniel 01/11/2001 09:28PM
And a little metal on the side 105 Sven 01/12/2001 01:34AM
RE: And a little metal on the side 122 Daniel 01/12/2001 04:10AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 112 Kevin 01/12/2001 07:07AM
Dokken & Reb Beach 126 Ace 01/12/2001 01:01AM
RE: Dokken & Reb Beach 109Peter M. Bietenholz01/12/2001 05:53AM
RE: Dokken & Reb Beach 142 Ace 01/12/2001 10:01PM
RE: Dokken & Reb Beach 109Peter M. Bietenholz01/13/2001 12:37AM
RE: Dysfunctional 102 Lynchbox 01/13/2001 06:04AM
RE: Dysfunctional 138Peter M. Bietenholz01/13/2001 07:43AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 153 Kevin 01/12/2001 07:15AM
Slang 103 alex siedler 01/12/2001 02:24AM
OPEN YOUR FREAKIN' MINDS! 114Gav01/12/2001 04:43AM
Open your mind and anything will get in... 108 koogles 01/12/2001 12:47PM
We couldn't have that, could we? 130 Mister Pomp 01/12/2001 06:13PM
RE: We couldn't have that, could we? 93 Eric Abrahamsen 01/12/2001 10:03PM
And I'm going through a... 119Surfpunk01/13/2001 08:36AM


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