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 !!! 234 Melodic Lover ( SPAIN) 01/11/2001 01:57PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 151 koogles 01/11/2001 02:50PM
Commenting on AOR lawmaker Koogles... 186 Sven 01/11/2001 05:53PM
Slang was alternately angry and depressing 187 koogles 01/12/2001 01:00AM
RE: Slang 141 Ace 01/12/2001 01:06AM
RE: Slang was alternately angry and depressing 151 sfk kurt 01/12/2001 02:42AM
RE: Slang was alternately angry and depressing 157 coco 01/12/2001 04:54AM
RE: Slang was alternately angry and depressing 149Surfpunk01/13/2001 08:31AM
RE: Def Lep & Tesla concert... 177 Don 01/13/2001 09:48AM
RE: Def Lep & Tesla concert... 174Surfpunk01/15/2001 06:50AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 164 Kevin 01/11/2001 03:18PM
Exactly 158 Mister Pomp 01/11/2001 06:20PM
RE: Exactly.. well maybe not 136 Eric Abrahamsen 01/11/2001 10:01PM
RE: Exactly.. well maybe not 151 koogles 01/12/2001 01:05AM
back to the Survivor singer arguement...again 169 Kevin 01/12/2001 06:52AM
RE: Exactly 153 Kevin 01/12/2001 07:01AM
RE: Hey kevin ... how about that songs ... 162 Melodic Lover ( SPAIN) 01/12/2001 09:44AM
RE: Hey kevin ... how about that songs ... 162 Kevin 01/12/2001 10:24AM
Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 153 koogles 01/12/2001 01:07PM
RE: Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 158 Kevin 01/12/2001 02:02PM
RE: Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 167John01/13/2001 08:33AM
RE: Vital Signs is the epitome of AOR! 177 Kevin 01/13/2001 04:26PM
Singin' 147 Dave 01/13/2001 06:54PM
That's the thing - (almost) total disagreement180 Mister Pomp 01/12/2001 06:19PM
RE: New England 149 Eric Abrahamsen 01/12/2001 09:59PM
Neither P.U.N.K. nor DDT... 144 koogles 01/12/2001 11:32PM
RE: Neither P.U.N.K. nor DDT... 202 Mister Pomp 01/13/2001 04:53AM
RE: Neither P.U.N.K. nor DDT... 190 Carl 01/13/2001 06:26AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 187John Q01/11/2001 04:44PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 130Peter M. Bietenholz01/11/2001 05:44PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 161 KAOS FAN 01/11/2001 05:52PM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 126 Daniel 01/11/2001 09:28PM
And a little metal on the side 151 Sven 01/12/2001 01:34AM
RE: And a little metal on the side 164 Daniel 01/12/2001 04:10AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 157 Kevin 01/12/2001 07:07AM
Dokken & Reb Beach 163 Ace 01/12/2001 01:01AM
RE: Dokken & Reb Beach 157Peter M. Bietenholz01/12/2001 05:53AM
RE: Dokken & Reb Beach 198 Ace 01/12/2001 10:01PM
RE: Dokken & Reb Beach 149Peter M. Bietenholz01/13/2001 12:37AM
RE: Dysfunctional 145 Lynchbox 01/13/2001 06:04AM
RE: Dysfunctional 184Peter M. Bietenholz01/13/2001 07:43AM
RE: AOR acts sneaking around with HARD ROCK !!! 184 Kevin 01/12/2001 07:15AM
Slang 145 alex siedler 01/12/2001 02:24AM
OPEN YOUR FREAKIN' MINDS! 149Gav01/12/2001 04:43AM
Open your mind and anything will get in... 142 koogles 01/12/2001 12:47PM
We couldn't have that, could we? 194 Mister Pomp 01/12/2001 06:13PM
RE: We couldn't have that, could we? 129 Eric Abrahamsen 01/12/2001 10:03PM
And I'm going through a... 165Surfpunk01/13/2001 08:36AM


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