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Poll Question: Is this song the most beautiful song?
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    Posted: May 03 2009 at 16:37
Well?
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 04 2009 at 00:56
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 04 2009 at 01:10
Highly beautiful, but has nothing on Hoppipolla.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 04 2009 at 01:29
Are you kidding? On my Bday, you ask if this, my all-time fave album, contains the most beautiful song?
Of course, easily. What a blast over the past 33 years, "still Atumn falls, see breezes call.....abundant at your feet!" Heart
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 04 2009 at 03:50
I love the track, but Benedictus is even more beautiful.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 04 2009 at 04:37
A lot of very nice nostalgia with this track. 
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 04 2009 at 16:42
there really ae only those 2 choices.  I chose beautiful, because it's not quite as beautiful as Benedictus
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 07 2009 at 08:44
I prefer "The hangman and the papist" from this band's output.
There are many other great bands and tracks so no, it's not the best ever IMO.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 07 2009 at 09:46
Too wishy washy. Dead
My Strawbs favourites are The Man Who Called Himself Jesus, Round & Round, Simple Visions & Ghosts. 
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 08 2009 at 08:15
Originally posted by Vibrationbaby Vibrationbaby wrote:

Too wishy washy. Dead
My Strawbs favourites are The Man Who Called Himself Jesus, Round & Round, Simple Visions & Ghosts. 
 
simple visions rocks...great live version on concert classics.  Was it a predecessor to the jangly college rock of the 80s and 90s?   Did Peter Gabriel rip off the central riff for "Solsbury Hill"


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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 08 2009 at 16:19
Originally posted by kenethlevine kenethlevine wrote:

there really ae only those 2 choices.  I chose beautiful, because it's not quite as beautiful as Benedictus
 
Same thing here.
 
Off the album I'd choose the title track which is really brillian (Hero and Heroine I mean).
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 08 2009 at 16:22
Originally posted by kenethlevine kenethlevine wrote:

Originally posted by Vibrationbaby Vibrationbaby wrote:

Too wishy washy. Dead
My Strawbs favourites are The Man Who Called Himself Jesus, Round & Round, Simple Visions & Ghosts. 
 
simple visions rocks...great live version on concert classics.  Was it a predecessor to the jangly college rock of the 80s and 90s?   Did Peter Gabriel rip off the central riff for "Solsbury Hill"
 
Cut Like a Diamond rocks more ... both Deeps Cuts and Burning are very good record in my humble opinion.
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