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 1142 Kevin 11/19/2012 09:38AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 290 Tom G 11/20/2012 01:05AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 261 the ORIGINAL brent 11/20/2012 12:10PM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 171 the ORIGINAL brent 11/20/2012 12:14PM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 209 Tom G 11/21/2012 12:34AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review206 Kevin 11/21/2012 04:32AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 135 the ORIGINAL brent 11/21/2012 08:30AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 182 Kevin 11/21/2012 04:24AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 191 Tom G 11/21/2012 05:48AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 199 Kevin 11/21/2012 06:35AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 179 Tom G 11/21/2012 06:44AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 145 Kevin 11/21/2012 07:10AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 180 Tom G 11/21/2012 09:02AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 199 Rockhead1 11/20/2012 11:42PM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 204 Cressy 11/21/2012 06:53AM
Re: Ten - Heresy and Creed review 190 Kevin 11/21/2012 07:14AM


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