RE: Steve Augeri
Posted by: Kevin ()
Date: April 28, 2000 01:18AM

I can mostly agree here. IMO, Steve Perry is--and probably will be--the best rock vocalist I have ever heard, but if Perry couldn't continue for whatever reason--personally, I don't think his upper voice can withstand a tour of Journey songs as evidenced by the end of the FTLOSM tour of '94--but that aside, they found probably one of the best possible people to take over from Perry if the decision had to be made. I doubt they could have found a better replacement overall--sure, someone like Kevin Chalfant is more Perry-like naturally, but Steve Augeri is pretty much dead on now. Just don't judge him unless you have heard/saw the summer 1999 tour--ANYTHING from 1998 doesn't come close of giving you a current interpretation of how he sounds--both in voice and confidence projected while singing.

Kevin

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Steve Augeri 351 Susumu 04/28/2000 12:02AM
RE: Steve Augeri 224 joe 04/28/2000 12:24AM
RE: Steve Augeri192 Kevin 04/28/2000 01:18AM
RE: Steve Augeri 219 Susumu 04/28/2000 01:53PM
Don't like him very much... 206 Francesco 04/28/2000 03:34AM
RE: Don't like him very much... 185 Kevin 04/28/2000 08:04AM
Susumu, are familiar with Tall Stories? 201 Rather Large Canine 04/28/2000 04:52AM
RE: Susumu, are familiar with Tall Stories? 223 Kevin 04/28/2000 08:06AM
RE: Susumu, are familiar with Tall Stories? 210 Susumu 04/28/2000 08:44PM
RE: Susumu, are familiar with Tall Stories? 217 Kevin 04/29/2000 01:26AM
RE: Tyketto with Augeri 237Markus04/29/2000 07:32AM
Tall Stories soundbyte 205Markus again04/29/2000 07:33AM


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