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    Posted: December 23 2005 at 11:04
Slint is totally a prog band. They are surely more of a prog band than
Radiohead. Anyone heard them? They are quite excellent mon avis.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 23 2005 at 11:20
yah there great but not really prog just very unique alternative math rock or something SLINT ROCK MY SOCKS OFF i havent listened to them for a while maybe ill put some on
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 23 2005 at 12:01

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Along with Chicago's Tortoise and numerous others Slint are an alternative,'math-rock' band.But if Talk Talk and Radiohead are in PA...
BTW.Good Morning Captain from the 2nd album is one of my all time favourite tracks.


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Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 23 2005 at 14:01
Slint was pretty good, and experimental, but I don't consider them a prog band.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 23 2005 at 21:53
i think theres a chance for them to get in the were experimental for there whole career which didnt last very long but if talk talk can get in theres a good chance for slint.talk talk started out as a new wave pop band they werent progresively experimental through there whole career unlike slint
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 24 2005 at 14:47
Who cares if they're prog, what's the point. They're pretty great. Caught them on their reunion tour this year and they blew my head off with "Good Morning, Captain."

Have to say though that I do prefer the latter-day post-rock bands, but these guys were pioneers.
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