Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review
Posted by: Terry K. ()
Date: December 03, 2012 08:18AM

Niv- I can agree with you to a point. But-- EVERYthing mimics something through past influences. It's up to the individual songwriter and their degree of talent to create something at least slightly fresh sounding and not be too close in copying their influences. And--here's another thought... How many current bands/artists have fans that date back as far as the 70's or 80's? Most of them likely think anyone that's listening to their material isn't old enough to have the originator's albums of these bands they are mimicking. If so-- they may be offbase,if this board has any credability. I know you're quite a bit younger than the average around here,but you still know alot about the 'vintage' acts discussed at length. My take is-- if it sounds a little bit original/fresh even tho it mimmicks something older, then it has potential to be very good. I'm thinking that Erik's songwriting style just gets old fast,as it's VERY predictable. Now,for those that want to hear more Journey,Survivor,Toto,blahblah soundalike AOR ad infinitum,then I guess it's all good. Personally, I think it's pretty quality stuff that EM writes. Just not quite fresh sounding enough to these ears--I haven't boughten anything by his pen yet. overall,I'd rather see these type of cds out there than all the crap that gets released. T

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Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review 379 Rockingbear 12/01/2012 03:55AM
Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review 235 Peter M. Bietenholz 12/01/2012 05:09AM
Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review 254 Terry K. 12/01/2012 06:46AM
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Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review 246 Marco74 12/01/2012 06:04PM
Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review 190 Kevin 12/02/2012 03:05AM
Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review 253 Terry K. 12/02/2012 03:43AM
Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review 273 RAMSAY 12/02/2012 07:09AM
Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review 251 Terry K. 12/02/2012 08:56AM
Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review 241 nivjourney 12/02/2012 10:25AM
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Re: Jimi Jamison - Never Too Late review 166 Terry K. 12/03/2012 10:05AM
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