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!!! 186 coco 04/07/2001 08:16PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 135 Carl 1 04/07/2001 09:19PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 149 coco 04/07/2001 09:45PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 154 Daniel 04/07/2001 10:22PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 135Jack04/08/2001 08:36AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 113 DJ Klaus 04/07/2001 10:27PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 106 coco 04/07/2001 10:52PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 161 Daniel 04/07/2001 11:52PM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 120 coco 04/08/2001 01:45AM
Slayer, Fight, SYL 118 Popefreak 04/08/2001 02:15AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 104 Carl 1 04/08/2001 05:02AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 146 coco 04/08/2001 05:33AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!!136 Steve M 04/08/2001 01:56AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 138 Jerry 04/08/2001 03:48AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 123Steve M04/08/2001 06:19AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 128 Kevin 04/08/2001 11:11AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 117 Kevin 04/08/2001 09:20AM
JOURNEY TOUR??? 102charlie04/07/2001 11:00PM
The UK? Gotta be kidding! 107Surfpunk04/09/2001 02:17AM
Carl 139 Misterpomp 04/08/2001 08:09AM
Re: Carl 118 Carl 1 04/09/2001 01:09AM
Re: Carl 109 Misterpomp 04/09/2001 02:09AM
Re: Carl 107 Carl 1 04/09/2001 06:57AM
Re: Journey..mmmmm!!! 128 Gabe 04/09/2001 02:15AM
But is it REALLY better than 'Trial By Fire'? 119Surfpunk04/09/2001 02:26AM
Re: But is it REALLY better than 'Trial By Fire'? 117 Gabe 04/09/2001 02:44AM
Deen Castronovo 136 The Rob 04/09/2001 03:19AM

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