Re: Meatloaf-update:
Posted by: Terry K. ()
Date: May 07, 2013 08:42AM

Scott-- I bought a cheapo used version of it on cd awhile back. Never got the album way back. For some reason, that Paradise...tune annoyed me way back, even tho you couldn't escape it on radio OR in every club/bar you went to. Def a iconic track from those times,along with 2-3 other songs on there. But I likely just was so burned out from hearing it constantly that I stayed away from ever getting it. I'm thinking someone loaned it to me way back and I never cared for the rest of the album,so it remained a lost classic to me. This all said-- I wasn't blown away even by the time I DID get the cd. But I liked it better than when it actually came out. Hadn't ever really heard much else by him all these long years,tho I knew he was releasing stuff every so often. Just one of those artists I never bothered with but liked his voice--weird I guess. i've got both Hel In A handbasket and BOOH II right now from the library,so I'll check 'em out more in depth a.s.a.p. Also heard a bit of the 3rd one and it does seem a bit heavier. I may get his 'Couldn't Have Said It Better' cd. Heard most of that on y-tube and liked it quitea bit,tho it seems a bit ballad heavy. One of the things I'm really digging from his later ones is the awesome oroduction. He's one artist that needs that immense sonic sound to make his material really shine. Lots going on in most every track. So the older stuff might not appeal to me on those grounds alone-not being anywhere near as great sonically. T

Navigate: Previous MessageNext Message
Options: ReplyQuote


SubjectViewsWritten ByPosted
Meatloaf-update: 702 Terry K. 05/06/2013 06:35AM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 370 Tom G 05/06/2013 07:07AM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 268 Dan 05/06/2013 10:56AM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 138 1212corey 05/07/2013 11:01AM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 128 Terry K. 05/07/2013 12:28PM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 242 Terry K. 05/06/2013 11:22AM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 235 Tom G 05/06/2013 03:32PM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 170 Scott Watson 05/06/2013 07:07PM
Re: Meatloaf-update:152 Terry K. 05/07/2013 08:42AM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 126 Scott Watson 05/07/2013 07:06PM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 119 Terry K. 05/08/2013 08:26AM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 94 Terry K. 05/08/2013 12:05PM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 96 OzzMosiz 05/09/2013 12:10AM
Re: Meatloaf-update: 77 Terry K. 05/09/2013 04:47AM


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.