Header
Thinking Plague - Early Plague Years CD (album) cover

EARLY PLAGUE YEARS

Thinking Plague

 

RIO/Avant-Prog

3.73 | 21 ratings

From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

ShW1
4 stars Not exactly a review . I've wrote detailed reviews about each album of the two albums that included in this reissue CD. Tracks 1 - 5 holds the second TP album 'Moonsongs', while tracks 6 -12 holds the first album '.a Thinking Plague'. 'Moonsongs' was a great surprise for me; I didn't expect such a good album. IMO it is a great album that deserve a place of honor between the RIO albums of the 80's, to say the least. The first album '.a Thinking Plague' is mellower, experimental sometimes, but still got its great moments: 'Possessed' and 'Thorns of Blue and Red' are not less in quality than Moonsongs peaks. The CD contains a nice booklet, with some anecdotes and members photographs from that time. Recommended for TP fans as well as for other progheads, who would like to get into the complicate, intriguing and yet very enjoyable music of this band. Although this CD is less complicate than the latest efforts, don't expect an easy listening here: dissonances, syncopation, odd time signatures, and unusual developments are all here, right from the start. And let me say it again, although its high complexity, the music is very moving and has a unique sense of beauty. Naturally four stars rating.
ShW1 | 4/5 |

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Forum user
Forum password

WARNING: Forum software upgrade in progress, login function maybe affected for some users during that time.

Share this THINKING PLAGUE review

>

Review related links

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — the ultimate jazz music virtual community | MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music virtual community


Server processing time: 0.02 seconds