RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s...
Posted by: Kevin ()
Date: June 15, 2000 10:46AM


essbee wrote:
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We'll see what happens when the new Journey CD stiffs....mark my words...Journey's record sales weren't huge before Steve Perry and won't be after either....same with Dennis DeYoung in Styx...Bobby Kimball in TOTO...ect. ect. when will these guys learn?


of course, that was what was said when Peter Gabriel left Genesis to be replaced by the drummer of the band--some unknown named Phil Collins. Or when Sammy Hagar replaced David Lee Roth in Van Halen. It HAS happened before that a band can change lead singers and continue on. well......we shall see soon what happens come September. I've seen them 3 times with Augeri and they blew Foreigner off the stage and the buzz on Kevin Shirley's (producer of the new cd) website is very positive. The majority has accepted Augeri on vocals live--now comes the true test which really depends on the strength of the material. Comparing Perry's solo stuff and the Journey cds, it is pretty obvious that he was not solely responsible for the "classic" Escape/Frontiers Journey sound--if truth be told, Jon Cain probably has that more than anybody.


and my humble list.......in unarranged order.....

Good list...except I don't have Eye Of The Storm..gotta get it..I love the first Storm album......

2nd one is a lot better, IMO. The s/t cd had some killers on it, but some of the rest were hit and miss, while the EOTS cd is solid throughout. They did manage to sound more like Journey on the 2nd cd though.... Check Kevin Chalfant's site, www.cliquerecords.com, for some sound clips of EOTS (and the rest of his work).

Kevin

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TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 229 KAOS FAN 06/10/2000 11:04AM
Come again...? 161John Q06/10/2000 03:28PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 160 C-Man! 06/11/2000 12:50AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 148 Kieran 06/11/2000 09:12PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 152 dee 06/12/2000 06:18AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 164 Alex siedler 06/11/2000 04:24AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 164 clemens 06/11/2000 05:06AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 157 travis 06/11/2000 01:46PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 175 Chris Pope 06/11/2000 02:05PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 151Steve, Denmark06/11/2000 07:31PM
RE: Moog/Way 171John Q06/11/2000 08:07PM
RE: Moog/Way 165Steve, Denmark06/12/2000 01:53AM
RE: Moog/Way 185 Dave 06/12/2000 02:59PM
RE: Mogg/Way 152Steve, Denmark06/13/2000 04:48AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 145 KAOS FAN 06/13/2000 01:47PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 145 clemens 06/12/2000 08:47PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 120 Susumu 06/12/2000 10:32PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 153Robert06/13/2000 06:23AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 186 essbee 06/14/2000 03:31AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 156 Kevin 06/14/2000 05:10AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 206 Susumu 06/14/2000 09:35PM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 163 essbee 06/15/2000 02:09AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 153 Susumu 06/15/2000 09:28AM
The Storm first one. 145 Chris Pope 06/15/2000 09:56AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 136 essbee 06/17/2000 01:23AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s...169 Kevin 06/15/2000 10:46AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 159 essbee 06/17/2000 01:42AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 174 Kevin 06/17/2000 06:22AM
RE: TOP TEN MELODIC ROCK RELEASES OF THE 1990s... 132 essbee 06/22/2000 01:38AM


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