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Poll Question: What’s your favourite album?
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    Posted: February 05 2006 at 19:32

ARGENT was a very interesting prog band of the first half of the seventies. The band's leader, keyboardist Rod Argent, is a great musician, which has nothing to envy to "Keyboards Kings" like Emerson, Wakeman, Banks and Moraz, to name a few.

So, which album do you prefere?

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 06 2006 at 09:47

Encore is definitely the best thing they've done; Includes all their proggier stuff except two tracks (River on Deep and another on Nexus) , plus a superb version of Zombies Time Of The Season

From Studio albums, I would point to Nexus and In Deep as their best album

All together is way over rated and that Love Suite is going nowhere

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 06 2006 at 10:28
I have only heard Nexus and an anthology,so I guess my pick is Nexus.Nexus is a great album.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 06 2006 at 10:32
2nd album I ever bought was "In Deep".
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 06 2006 at 10:36
Hold Your Head Up is one of the all-time great progressive singles.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 08 2006 at 05:13
In case you are wondering , guitarist Russ Ballard did a few solo records among which Barnett Dogs and Into The Fire are the best. Never too far away from a very slight disco tingue in some tracks (due to the years he released those albums), he had some brilliant RNR tracks too!
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