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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RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 213 sfk kurt 08/29/2000 11:49PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 239 Vince Viani 08/30/2000 12:23AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 197 Carl 08/30/2000 01:32AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 179 Kevin 08/30/2000 02:05AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 186 Carl 08/30/2000 03:02AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 154 Kevin 08/30/2000 03:41AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 187 Vince Viani 08/31/2000 06:10AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 214 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 06:18AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 188 Carl 08/31/2000 07:37AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 257 Carl 08/31/2000 07:35AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 187 Richard 08/31/2000 10:18AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 195emontes@airtel.es08/30/2000 07:25AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 182 Eva 08/30/2000 07:32AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 190 Eva 08/30/2000 07:28AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 252 sfk kurt 08/30/2000 03:31AM
Imitators can never be better than the original 235joe08/30/2000 04:14AM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 170 KAOS FAN 08/30/2000 12:09PM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 221 Vince Viani 08/31/2000 06:21AM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 195 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 10:14AM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina178 Kevin 08/31/2000 01:29PM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 197 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 08:29PM
RE: Imitators can never be better than the origina 576 Vince Viani 09/01/2000 12:05AM
Comparing HS and ER is very superficial. 185 Big Bow Wow 09/01/2000 01:29AM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 169 Hutch 08/31/2000 01:30PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 190 Kevin 08/31/2000 01:54PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 176 sfk kurt 08/31/2000 08:30PM
RE: EMERALD RAIN -better than harem scarem! 187 Carl 09/01/2000 03:32AM


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