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    Posted: July 01 2004 at 09:40

Ok folks- anyone have anything enlightening to say about this album? I'm trying to figure out if it is something special or just

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 01 2004 at 11:01

I'm really getting into it!!!! The Pink Floyd link is there.... Momentary Lapse era, mainly. The singer sounds dead on like Yogi Lange from RPWL. In a blind test, I'm not sure if I could tell the differnce. Of course Yogi Lange sounds like David Gilmour

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 16 2004 at 09:35

Sorry for the 2 week old thread resurrection...

I was in the middle of a glut of new music when I got this album, and never got around to giving it more than a couple listens. I really like "Blood of the Berry" though, so thanks for the reminder

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 17 2004 at 05:38

I agree with a lot of what danbo says, viz. the Pink Floyd undertone, the musicianship, the lyrics, and the 3.5 stars.

A very 'clean', tight sound to the music. However it's very samey in my opinion. Three quarters of the way through the al

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 15 2004 at 00:28

Mind you, "ThE FLY-Man AND THe SNakE" is one Hell of a track - it's been playing in my mind for the last few weeks. Haunting piano and lyrics, and whaling (sic - pun intended) guitar.

 

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