Come again...?
Posted by: John Q ()
Date: June 10, 2000 03:28PM

Bruce left the withering Maiden and after a sloppy start recorded some awesome melodic metal.

Sloppy start? I hope you are not referring to the godly 'Skunkworks', possibly THE most underrated hard rock album of the 90's, and on par with AoB and TCW. 'Balls To Picasso' contains some great songs as well - 'Tears of the Dragon' is Bruce's best song ever. 'Tattooed Millionaire' is a fun hard rock album - obviously different from his other stuff but the quality is there. Now as far as the new Maiden is concerned - sure it's their best since '7th Son', but overall this is pretty much a stinker, safe for 2 or 3 songs; the rest is meandering crap, courtesy of the once brilliant Steve Harris, that goes on and on and never gets to the point. Nowhere near the 80's classics - no wonder they only sold an abysmal 38'000 copies in the US in the first week. Stick a fork in the old Maiden coz she's done. Let's hope Bruce will be a little less hesitant now and go back to making albums with Roy Z - that's where it's at.

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TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 237 KAOS FAN 06/10/2000 11:04AM
Come again...?167John Q06/10/2000 03:28PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 168 C-Man! 06/11/2000 12:50AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 152 Kieran 06/11/2000 09:12PM
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RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 167 Alex siedler 06/11/2000 04:24AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 172 clemens 06/11/2000 05:06AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 162 travis 06/11/2000 01:46PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 181 Chris Pope 06/11/2000 02:05PM
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RE: Moog/Way 175John Q06/11/2000 08:07PM
RE: Moog/Way 172Steve, Denmark06/12/2000 01:53AM
RE: Moog/Way 188 Dave 06/12/2000 02:59PM
RE: Mogg/Way 157Steve, Denmark06/13/2000 04:48AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 151 KAOS FAN 06/13/2000 01:47PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 150 clemens 06/12/2000 08:47PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 122 Susumu 06/12/2000 10:32PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 155Robert06/13/2000 06:23AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 192 essbee 06/14/2000 03:31AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 161 Kevin 06/14/2000 05:10AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 211 Susumu 06/14/2000 09:35PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 168 essbee 06/15/2000 02:09AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 154 Susumu 06/15/2000 09:28AM
The Storm first one. 151 Chris Pope 06/15/2000 09:56AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 144 essbee 06/17/2000 01:23AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 174 Kevin 06/15/2000 10:46AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 160 essbee 06/17/2000 01:42AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 180 Kevin 06/17/2000 06:22AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 139 essbee 06/22/2000 01:38AM


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