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 594 Idiosyncrasy 09/27/2012 06:41PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 441 Andrew 09/27/2012 06:52PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal342 Idiosyncrasy 09/27/2012 07:05PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 215 Terry K. 09/28/2012 04:40AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 293 Daredevil 09/27/2012 07:03PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 280 Idiosyncrasy 09/27/2012 07:11PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 246 Daredevil 09/27/2012 07:17PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 305 Idiosyncrasy 09/27/2012 07:29PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 289 Andrew 09/27/2012 07:39PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 263 nivjourney 09/27/2012 07:34PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 231 Idiosyncrasy 09/27/2012 07:38PM
Andrew's Reveiew.... 357 Richard Epps 09/27/2012 08:45PM
Re: Andrew's Reveiew.... 331 Andrew 09/27/2012 09:05PM
Re: Andrew's Reveiew.... 216 SEAN1 09/28/2012 05:24AM
Re: Andrew's Reveiew.... 210 Terry K. 09/28/2012 07:33AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 252 2112 09/28/2012 04:09AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 120 Dan 09/29/2012 11:35PM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 136 Terry K. 09/30/2012 12:30AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 128 Idiosyncrasy 09/30/2012 08:31AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 124 Dan 10/01/2012 01:56AM
Re: Pride of Lions - Immortal 117 Terry K. 10/01/2012 03:40AM


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