Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography
King Crimson - Heartbeat CD (album) cover

HEARTBEAT

King Crimson

 

Eclectic Prog

3.34 | 30 ratings

From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

thwok
4 stars Dissenting views are a good thing, so here it is. I did like the BEAT album. Yes, it's almost Crossover Prog, heretical I know, but I don't think that's the worst thing. When I was young in the 70's, practically all the worthwhile rock music was prog influenced. I've never been able to sit through all of Lizard, for instance - too much like post -TRESPASS Genesis. Give me BEAT anyday. This has an edited version of "Requiem", but the original barely has any structure to begin with. I'm not ashamed to say I love "Heartbeat". If this is meant to expose more people to KC, the usual reason for singles, I think this one succeeds.
thwok | 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

Share this KING CRIMSON review

Social review comments () BETA







Review related links

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

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — jazz music reviews and archives | MetalMusicArchives.com — metal music reviews and archives