RE: The Cult vs. HOL cred
Posted by: Dany ()
Date: July 20, 2000 06:10AM

>Actually, I think The Cult are/were a fine band with some incredible songs. I like >some of the (heavier) HOL stuff as well but I will say that The Cult's music is >more timeless in a sense that where HOL sound like a typical albeit great 80's >product, a record like 'Electric' or 'Sonic Temple' could've easily been recorded >last year. The Cult are not as easily pigeonholed into one specific era musically. >That's part of the reason why they actually have a chance at making a decent >comeback if the new album rocks whereas HOL will be strictly an AOR >underground thing.

Then again, that also depends on what type of material is presented to the record companies when they start shopping around. If you go by the stuff they released previously, that could be put into an era. Thing is, there is new stuff coming out. What it sounds like is anybody's guess. Presentation is going to be everything in this situation, and publicity, as it always is. The more advertising you do, the more people you reach, hence more sales and such.

Just my little ringer into things..

Dany

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Tribute albums... AAARRRGGGGHHH!!!! 226Preacherman07/17/2000 04:44AM
The Cult vs. HOL cred 130John Q07/17/2000 06:36AM
RE: The Cult vs. HOL cred 141Preacherman07/17/2000 07:16AM
RE: The Cult vs. HOL cred 111John Q07/18/2000 05:07AM
RE: The Cult vs. HOL cred 154Preacherman07/18/2000 08:24AM
RE: The Cult vs. HOL cred 136Peter M.07/18/2000 11:48PM
RE: The Cult vs. HOL cred 119John Q07/19/2000 02:14PM
My thoughts exactly (np) 128 Phil 07/19/2000 08:13PM
RE: The Cult vs. HOL cred136 Dany 07/20/2000 06:10AM
RE: The Cult vs. HOL cred 136Preacherman07/21/2000 03:55AM
RE: The Cult vs. HOL cred 121 Dany 07/21/2000 02:47PM


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