Re: Journey..mmmmm!!!
Posted by: Daniel ()
Date: April 07, 2001 11:52PM

Have to jump in here again... Sure one can't give a totally complete review of an album just after one listen. But most time first impression does give you a hint anyway. When an album doesn't get a reaction from me at all. I just find it boring. Then that first impression probably won't change no matter how many listens. Then there are albums that I just hated after first listen. Queensryche's Rage For order and Dream Theaters - Images and Words being perfect examples. But there was still something about them. And now to this day those are still some of my favorite albums of all time. It just took some time to "work" them in :-) It was just not what I had expected after the debut albums.
Or Ozzy's Ultimate Sin. For the first few months I thought that was the GREATEST album I've ever heard. Then It slowly started to fade. Still a good album though...
Some stuff that didn't grab me at first listen the last few years include the latest Johnny Lima or Great White. But there was still something about them, and then I always take another listen later. Sure enough they proved to be killer albums.
See you listen to some Slayer, Coco. They also took some time to work it's way into my record collection. I always thought they were kinda interesting. With Seasons In the Abyss, they finally got it 100% perfect. At least for me....
Sometimes you just wanna have some bubblegum partymusic. Then I put on a Pretty Boy Floyd or Poison. Or when you feel really pissed about something you just put on a Fight or Slayer. Journey for the most part though never gets a reaction from me at all. To be fair I think they have made some killer tunes though. Wheel In The Sky or Separate Ways really gets my foot stompin' :-)

/D

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Journey..mmmmm!!! 128 coco 04/07/2001 08:16PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 97 Carl 1 04/07/2001 09:19PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 112 coco 04/07/2001 09:45PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 111 Daniel 04/07/2001 10:22PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 104Jack04/08/2001 08:36AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 82 DJ Klaus 04/07/2001 10:27PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 80 coco 04/07/2001 10:52PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!!116 Daniel 04/07/2001 11:52PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 89 coco 04/08/2001 01:45AM
Slayer, Fight, SYL 74 Popefreak 04/08/2001 02:15AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 78 Carl 1 04/08/2001 05:02AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 110 coco 04/08/2001 05:33AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 90 Steve M 04/08/2001 01:56AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 101 Jerry 04/08/2001 03:48AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 82Steve M04/08/2001 06:19AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 96 Kevin 04/08/2001 11:11AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 80 Kevin 04/08/2001 09:20AM
JOURNEY TOUR??? 78charlie04/07/2001 11:00PM
The UK? Gotta be kidding! 72Surfpunk04/09/2001 02:17AM
Carl 95 Misterpomp 04/08/2001 08:09AM
Re: Carl 80 Carl 1 04/09/2001 01:09AM
Re: Carl 73 Misterpomp 04/09/2001 02:09AM
Re: Carl 78 Carl 1 04/09/2001 06:57AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 89 Gabe 04/09/2001 02:15AM
But is it REALLY better than 'Trial By Fire'? 79Surfpunk04/09/2001 02:26AM
Re: But is it REALLY better than 'Trial By Fire'? 76 Gabe 04/09/2001 02:44AM
Deen Castronovo 98 The Rob 04/09/2001 03:19AM


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