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Yr favourite from first great Magma Trilogy

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    Posted: March 11 2018 at 12:16
I hope those who haven´t heard all of these not vote, because I believe many have heard Mekanik and I hope it won´t automatically win. To me it´s the first one, although really love all of these! This is so great entity, not just three different parts, specially Wurdah Itah ties really great way this including themes from both first and third part.

Possible this has done before, but I haven´t found any old thread about this.
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Love all three, but Theusz Hamtaahk!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Manuel Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 11 2018 at 12:36
Mekanik for me, but the other two are not far behind.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Mortte Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 12 2018 at 00:29
Really hope somebody will vote also Wurdah, I think it would have been my second choise.
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Theusz Hamtaahk. Stella's scat duet with the guitar always gets me. And seeing it live....twice! I peed a little.

Edited by Tapfret - March 12 2018 at 03:01
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Of the most well known recorded versions I enjoy Mekanik Destruktiw Kömmandöh and Theusz Hamtaahk a lot more than Wurdah Itah... and there's no other musical experience quite like MDK out there - not even from Magma (although I prefer their two first albums). So the most predictable choice for me.
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Originally posted by Tapfret Tapfret wrote:

Theusz Hamtaahk. Stella's scat duet with the guitar always gets me. And seeing it live....twice! I peed a little.
Yes! it´s really great part after all has been very gloomy, then comes that really cheerful & beautiful part! Also saw them playing Theusz last year, it was just so absolutely great!
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Hey guys where do you listen to theusz hamtaahk?

And when can I start polling? : D


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Originally posted by GrafHaarschnitt GrafHaarschnitt wrote:

Hey guys where do you listen to theusz hamtaahk?

Retrospektïẁ (Parts I+II)
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Logan Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 12 2018 at 08:17
Yep, and there are later live versions such as on Theusz Hamtaahk - Trilogie. You can vote in polls when you reach 40 points, methinks. Just keep posting in topics and it needn't take long (me, I prefer to write in my votes and sometimes forget to vote in the polls).
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First version of Theus Hamtaahk is recorded live at the BBC in 1974. It is released as cd in Akt-serie 1999, but Theus from it is in youtube (they recorded then also version from Köhntarkösz that is also in that cd).
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Frenetic Zetetic Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 13 2018 at 02:14
MDK.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Barbu Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 13 2018 at 04:52
No idea which is my fav but Wurdah is certainly my most played.
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Originally posted by GrafHaarschnitt GrafHaarschnitt wrote:

Hey guys where do you listen to theusz hamtaahk?

This is the best version to date. There is a CD version as well, but I think it's just a few bucks more for the dvd and it's worth it to see them playing it.
 

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About Wurdah studio version I think it´s amazing there are practically only two men playing, but it really sounds as a band album!
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The Trilogie du Triton versions of all three are my favorites, with Retrospektiw I+II just behind. I'll give MDK a very slight edge.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Mascodagama Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 13 2018 at 14:22
I don't really know...and factoring in the various live versions just makes things more confusing...but a vote for WI (studio album) here. I really like the stripped down format of it.


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