RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina
Posted by: Kevin ()
Date: August 31, 2000 01:29PM



sfk kurt wrote:

Gimme a band that at least is willing to try something new here and there rather than hash out the same ol' boring album. It's what killed the genre in the first place.


I'll give HS credit for never making the same cd twice--all of the "legendary" bands never did either (Journey, Survivor, Magnum, Def Lep--well, mainly and many more). I think the problem here is that HS attempted to totally sell out their trademark sound for an attempt at mainstream success. The problem came in that it didn't really work as far as sales go and all it really managed to do was alienate a lot of their core audience. Do I respect them for taking a chance and making a chance instead of just turning out Mood Swings 2, 3, 4, etc? Yes--why would I want to buy the same cd twice????.....Do I think Rubber was a mistake? Yes. What shall be interesting to see is if there is a follow-up.

Kevin

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EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 264 KAOS FAN 08/29/2000 12:58PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! bollox 163Pete08/29/2000 04:57PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 177 sfk kurt 08/29/2000 11:49PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 183 Vince Viani 08/30/2000 12:23AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 158 Carl 08/30/2000 01:32AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 138 Kevin 08/30/2000 02:05AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 149 Carl 08/30/2000 03:02AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 133 Kevin 08/30/2000 03:41AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 162 Vince Viani 08/31/2000 06:10AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 176 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 06:18AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 152 Carl 08/31/2000 07:37AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 203 Carl 08/31/2000 07:35AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 162 Richard 08/31/2000 10:18AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 153emontes@airtel.es08/30/2000 07:25AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 146 Eva 08/30/2000 07:32AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 148 Eva 08/30/2000 07:28AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 224 sfk kurt 08/30/2000 03:31AM
Imitators can never be better than the original 186joe08/30/2000 04:14AM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 151 KAOS FAN 08/30/2000 12:09PM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 179 Vince Viani 08/31/2000 06:21AM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 161 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 10:14AM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina137 Kevin 08/31/2000 01:29PM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 152 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 08:29PM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 338 Vince Viani 09/01/2000 12:05AM
Comparing HS and ER is very superficial. 161 Big Bow Wow 09/01/2000 01:29AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 140 Hutch 08/31/2000 01:30PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 148 Kevin 08/31/2000 01:54PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 158 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 08:30PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 154 Carl 09/01/2000 03:32AM


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