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Poll Question: Which period preferred?
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    Posted: July 17 2006 at 17:05
Pre 666, for me.
 
And for you?
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 17 2006 at 17:08
I don't know their pre 666 albums but 666 is fantastic!



BTW, 666 is prog folk.

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 17 2006 at 17:15
Originally posted by Tuzvihar Tuzvihar wrote:

I don't know their pre 666 albums but 666 is fantastic!



BTW, 666 is prog folk.
 
The first 2 sides maybe.The rest crosses over into other genres.All The Seats Were Occupied is closer to Pink Floyd's 'Echoes' than to any folk sound I've heard.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 18 2006 at 00:53
The only thing I know is 666.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 18 2006 at 00:57
Pre 666 Aphrodite's Child can be compared with From Genesis to the Revelation in the case of Genesis.
 
Most of the tracks aren't even Prog Related.
 
666 on the other hand has a symphonic structure but so rich in Greek ethnic elements that can't go to other place than Folk Prog. 
 
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 18 2006 at 10:07
666 period (Symphonic Art Rock Prog) Smile
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 18 2006 at 15:42
I like the few psychedelic songs on their pre-666 albums more than the whole 666 album ("End of The World" and "It's Five O'Clock" for example). They hold much stronger emotional load in my opinion.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 12 2006 at 14:03
Heard 666 yesterday.  Man they had a way of their own!  Demis Roussos was great as was Vangelis.
 
666 !!!
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 12 2006 at 16:51
Since I've only heard 666, I won't vote.


You've just had a heavy session of electroshock therapy, and you're more relaxed than you've been in weeks.

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 12 2006 at 18:48
Originally posted by Ricochet Ricochet wrote:

The only thing I know is 666.
 
me too, very good though
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 12 2006 at 18:50
another in the only 666 class Shocked  but man is it a classic..
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 12 2006 at 21:24
Originally posted by Ricochet Ricochet wrote:

The only thing I know is 666.

    
sadly, me too
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 13 2006 at 03:19
Originally posted by micky micky wrote:

another in the only 666 class Shocked  but man is it a classic..


No arguments here. Some of their pre-666 work is really quite good (I particularly like Rain and Tears), though not very Prog.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 13 2006 at 03:34

"All The Seats Were Occupied is closer to Pink Floyd's 'Echoes' than to any folk sound I've heard."

You need another listen!!

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 17 2006 at 06:11
Originally posted by Tuzvihar Tuzvihar wrote:

I don't know their pre 666 albums but 666 is fantastic!



BTW, 666 is prog folk.
 
666.IMO it's art rock
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 21 2006 at 13:00
Originally posted by Eetu Pellonpää Eetu Pellonpää wrote:

I like the few psychedelic songs on their pre-666 albums more than the whole 666 album ("End of The World" and "It's Five O'Clock" for example). They hold much stronger emotional load in my opinion.
 
I prefer those early songs as well. Good examples.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 20 2006 at 21:51
666 is they're best album so... 666!
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