Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review
Posted by: Kevin ()
Date: November 21, 2012 04:32AM

Tom G Wrote:
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> And I love The Tower but to call it far above any
> Magnum album is just crazy talk. I can name at
> least ten Magnum albums I prefer over it.

For me, I'd rank it below the best trio (Storyteller's Night, Vigilante, Wings of Heaven), but above the best of the rest. For whatever reason, I just love that album. The original intent was to provide the Magnum album between Storyteller's and Wings of Heaven if Gary was writing with Vinny Burns on guitar. I'd say he succeeded magnificently, with a bunch of absolutely stellar songs.

Go through a few more Magnum albums (Chase the Dragon, Sleepwalking, 13th Day, Visitation), then you get When Empires Burn, and the rest of the solo albums fall some amount below that.

just my thoughts...
Kevin

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Ten - Heresy and Creed review 836 Kevin 11/19/2012 09:38AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 229 Tom G 11/20/2012 01:05AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 207 the ORIGINAL brent 11/20/2012 12:10PM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 122 the ORIGINAL brent 11/20/2012 12:14PM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 156 Tom G 11/21/2012 12:34AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review140 Kevin 11/21/2012 04:32AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 103 the ORIGINAL brent 11/21/2012 08:30AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 133 Kevin 11/21/2012 04:24AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 139 Tom G 11/21/2012 05:48AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 147 Kevin 11/21/2012 06:35AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 134 Tom G 11/21/2012 06:44AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 111 Kevin 11/21/2012 07:10AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 131 Tom G 11/21/2012 09:02AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 145 Rockhead1 11/20/2012 11:42PM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 136 Cressy 11/21/2012 06:53AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 127 Kevin 11/21/2012 07:14AM


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