Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier
Posted by: nivjourney ()
Date: December 31, 2012 10:10PM

Missing the point entirely there.
Sure it has a very Journey-esque/Toto/Giant sound to it, but lyrically, it's not shit. His lyrics often have recurring themes, and you can tell it's about stuff he's into and stuff he's lived through. I don't know many AOR bands who've written more than one song about a WWII Bomber Flight Group.
I don't care if bands sound like other bands, quite the opposite, I like the familiarity, I just don't warm to songs where I can't feel the lyrics.
And Erik is one of the worst around for that at the moment.
Niv

Navigate: Previous MessageNext Message
Options: ReplyQuote


SubjectViewsWritten ByPosted
We've been had and I couldn't be happier 1019 Chazz 12/30/2012 04:12AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 516 nivjourney 12/30/2012 04:31AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 388 Figge 12/30/2012 05:59AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 433 Deuce 12/30/2012 06:01AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 440 Andrew 12/30/2012 08:56AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 249 Snake65 12/30/2012 10:22PM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 295 Ydde 12/30/2012 12:40PM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 187 nivjourney 12/31/2012 12:49AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 209 Terry K. 12/31/2012 01:24AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 167 nivjourney 12/31/2012 03:13AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 156 Terry K. 12/31/2012 03:35AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 152 Chazz 12/31/2012 04:10AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 181 Kevin 12/31/2012 07:28AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 189 Terry K. 12/31/2012 12:15PM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 142 nivjourney 12/31/2012 04:17AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 143 Terry K. 12/31/2012 05:44AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 160 Kevin 12/31/2012 07:22AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 121 nivjourney 12/31/2012 10:18AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 136 Kevin 12/31/2012 10:50AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 141 nivjourney 12/31/2012 11:28AM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 120 Scott 12/31/2012 07:47PM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 128 Terry K. 12/31/2012 12:27PM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 141 Chazz 12/31/2012 06:45PM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 124 nivjourney 12/31/2012 10:11PM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier123 nivjourney 12/31/2012 10:10PM
Re: We've been had and I couldn't be happier 146 RAMSAY 12/31/2012 10:44PM


Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.
Powered by Phorum.

Disclaimer: melodicrock.com takes no responsibility for the contents of messages posted on this open forum, or for the sanity of those posting.