Re: Journey..mmmmm!!!
Posted by: Steve M ()
Date: April 08, 2001 01:56AM

Just spent the early hours of friday / saturday playing Arrival to death!
First impressions.... What is this - Stars in their eyes?? They have gone to extraordinary lengths to have Steve Augeri sound like Steve Perry! He has even got the Perryesque warbles to a tee! This is definitely not the same Augeri who sang with Tall Stories or on that last, awful, Tyketto CD Shine. If they'd wanted a Steve Perry mimic they should have gone for Hugo!
The whole sound is different. If you listen to this album and then Trial By Fire back to back you'll see what I mean. The playing, production, harmonies on TBF are different class compared to Arrival.
I'm now listening to this album not as a Journey album but as a debut from a new band. Then I can listen to it without getting wound up!
There ARE some good tracks on this album and listened to without the Journey banner it isn't bad at all.

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Journey..mmmmm!!! 129 coco 04/07/2001 08:16PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 97 Carl 1 04/07/2001 09:19PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 114 coco 04/07/2001 09:45PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 112 Daniel 04/07/2001 10:22PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 104Jack04/08/2001 08:36AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 83 DJ Klaus 04/07/2001 10:27PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 80 coco 04/07/2001 10:52PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 117 Daniel 04/07/2001 11:52PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 89 coco 04/08/2001 01:45AM
Slayer, Fight, SYL 75 Popefreak 04/08/2001 02:15AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 79 Carl 1 04/08/2001 05:02AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 110 coco 04/08/2001 05:33AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!!91 Steve M 04/08/2001 01:56AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 103 Jerry 04/08/2001 03:48AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 83Steve M04/08/2001 06:19AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 97 Kevin 04/08/2001 11:11AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 80 Kevin 04/08/2001 09:20AM
JOURNEY TOUR??? 79charlie04/07/2001 11:00PM
The UK? Gotta be kidding! 72Surfpunk04/09/2001 02:17AM
Carl 96 Misterpomp 04/08/2001 08:09AM
Re: Carl 81 Carl 1 04/09/2001 01:09AM
Re: Carl 73 Misterpomp 04/09/2001 02:09AM
Re: Carl 79 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'? 80Surfpunk04/09/2001 02:26AM
Re: But is it REALLY better than 'Trial By Fire'? 77 Gabe 04/09/2001 02:44AM
Deen Castronovo 99 The Rob 04/09/2001 03:19AM


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