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Poll Question: Which album do you prefer?
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    Posted: November 23 2018 at 12:03
I decided not to put in a "all equally" option this time. If you don't know them or don't like them then don't vote. :P

Edited by AFlowerKingCrimson - November 23 2018 at 14:37
Yes is for Rush fans who grew up.
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Though I'm giving my vote to King Crimson, I must say I love both other options. Three fantastic albums.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote verslibre Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 23 2018 at 12:25
1. LTiA
2. BoF
(). Octopus
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Larks.
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Larks > Octopus > Birds
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LTIA....but Birds is one of my favorite fusion things....Octopus is good but not my favorite GG.
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Lark's Tongues In Aspic

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Larks' Tongues in Aspic....one of my favorite dishes.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (1) Thanks(1)   Quote CristauxFeur Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 23 2018 at 21:21
1-Octopus
2-Birds Of Fire
3-Lark's Tongues in Aspics

Yeah Lark's Tongues in Aspics, Starless and Bible Black and Red are not my cup of tea
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Octopus by far
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Octopus.

Three excellent albums. Larks is superb but the sheer range of influences that GG bring to Octopus and the fact that I simply adore their medieval folk rock fusion, just gives it the edge.

Birds of Fire is superb also, although I slightly prefer Inner Mounting Flame with "Noonward Race"
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote octopus-4 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 24 2018 at 03:57
What do you think I voted 4? Big smile
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Octopus is amazing, and GG is my favorite of the three here, but it's not my favorite GG album.

1. Lark's
2. Octopus
3. Birds of Fire
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'Larks' Tongues in Aspic' gets my vote but 'Birds of Fire' is insanely good too.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote micky Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 24 2018 at 06:57
easy easy choice there man..

Octopus 
[QUOTE=Nogbad_The_Bad]Christ you talk a lot of crap.[/QUOTE]
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Logan Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 24 2018 at 07:00
The birds I vote for are larks.

"Larks'..." > "Octopus" > "Birds..."

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote micky Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 24 2018 at 07:04
^ good god man.. do us a favor.. change that avatart.. or stop posting LOLHeart
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Logan Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 24 2018 at 07:12
^ It suits me, I think, but I expect that some could not handle the awesome manliness of it.

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oh dear God...  you have finally done it.. fully taken after the Godfather ...  you were always considered the most lethal of his capos...  but he is not sure whether to be impressed.. or sickened LOL
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King Crimsom >  Gentle Giant  >   Mahavishnu Orchestra
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