Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal
Posted by: Idiosyncrasy ()
Date: September 27, 2012 07:05PM

Definitely not! I can be quite a cynical person sometimes, but there's no denying the heartfelt message behind the song, even if it might appear saccharine to some people. It's not 'current', it's not 'hip', it's not fashionably cynical... but isn't that the whole point of this song? My taste in music has NEVER been fashionable! I was always a decade too late!

Don't get me wrong, it's right at the far edge of my cheese-tolerance levels, but I still love it! Was laughing at the sheer over-the-topness and hookiness of the chorus when it hit! I think it either puts you off and you disengage, or you go "Ha! Yeah - that's Jim Peterik alright! Fantastic!" and roll with it!

It's given me a huge dopey grin on my face! Survivor were always my favourite melodic rock band and Peterik is one of my "try to collect everything" songwriters, so of course I'm gonna like this! That chorus is HUGE!

Suspend your disbelief, people! Go with it! :-D

(Off to listen to my Broadway musical collection right before I go to my Glee club... ;-) ) :-P

- Danny.

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Pride of Lions - Immortal 634 Idiosyncrasy 09/27/2012 06:41PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 477 Andrew 09/27/2012 06:52PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal370 Idiosyncrasy 09/27/2012 07:05PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 248 Terry K. 09/28/2012 04:40AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 319 Daredevil 09/27/2012 07:03PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 311 Idiosyncrasy 09/27/2012 07:11PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 275 Daredevil 09/27/2012 07:17PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 339 Idiosyncrasy 09/27/2012 07:29PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 318 Andrew 09/27/2012 07:39PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 292 nivjourney 09/27/2012 07:34PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 257 Idiosyncrasy 09/27/2012 07:38PM
Andrew's Reveiew.... 386 Richard Epps 09/27/2012 08:45PM
Re: Andrew's Reveiew.... 363 Andrew 09/27/2012 09:05PM
Re: Andrew's Reveiew.... 241 SEAN1 09/28/2012 05:24AM
Re: Andrew's Reveiew.... 241 Terry K. 09/28/2012 07:33AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 287 2112 09/28/2012 04:09AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 151 Dan 09/29/2012 11:35PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 159 Terry K. 09/30/2012 12:30AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 155 Idiosyncrasy 09/30/2012 08:31AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 149 Dan 10/01/2012 01:56AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 138 Terry K. 10/01/2012 03:40AM


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