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Battle of the Prog Bands R3D7: Riverside vs Opeth

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Poll Question: Which band do you prefer?
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Originally posted by Arnold_Layne Arnold_Layne wrote:

Originally posted by Triceratopsoil Triceratopsoil wrote:

so, Can beat Floyd right?


no, sorry. but almighty sheik Zappa will avenge Can in the next stage Wink
No he won't... Magma beat him, right...right?

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Originally posted by Shevrzl Shevrzl wrote:

I feared this is where Riverside will go out. Well, at least we'll go down with some pride. They beat PoS, so it's not too bad.

whaaaaat i missed that one Angry

damnit Riverside! i dont like you anymore.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Jörgemeister Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 15 2010 at 09:37
Originally posted by DisgruntledPorcupine DisgruntledPorcupine wrote:

Originally posted by Arnold_Layne Arnold_Layne wrote:

Originally posted by Triceratopsoil Triceratopsoil wrote:

so, Can beat Floyd right?


no, sorry. but almighty sheik Zappa will avenge Can in the next stage Wink
No he won't... Magma beat him, right...right?

yeah, sure Ermm

LOL all our favs have been eliminated by most popular bands!!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote octopus-4 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 15 2010 at 09:39
Originally posted by Arnold_Layne Arnold_Layne wrote:

Originally posted by Shevrzl Shevrzl wrote:

I feared this is where Riverside will go out. Well, at least we'll go down with some pride. They beat PoS, so it's not too bad.

whaaaaat i missed that one Angry

damnit Riverside! i dont like you anymore.
They beated Ayreon, too. My fav Prog-metal band...I only hope that Genesis won't win...
Curiosity killed a cat, Schroedinger only half.
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Originally posted by octopus-4 octopus-4 wrote:

Originally posted by Arnold_Layne Arnold_Layne wrote:

Originally posted by Shevrzl Shevrzl wrote:

I feared this is where Riverside will go out. Well, at least we'll go down with some pride. They beat PoS, so it's not too bad.

whaaaaat i missed that one Angry

damnit Riverside! i dont like you anymore.
They beated Ayreon, too. My fav Prog-metal band...I only hope that Genesis won't win...
And Dream Theater. Angry Dream Theater took the lead right after the poll ended though. Cry
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Originally posted by octopus-4 octopus-4 wrote:

Originally posted by Arnold_Layne Arnold_Layne wrote:

Originally posted by Shevrzl Shevrzl wrote:

I feared this is where Riverside will go out. Well, at least we'll go down with some pride. They beat PoS, so it's not too bad.

whaaaaat i missed that one Angry

damnit Riverside! i dont like you anymore.
They beated Ayreon, too. My fav Prog-metal band...I only hope that Genesis won't win...
or floyd, that would be too predictable.

so Riverside beated PoS, Ayreon and DT but its falling against Opeth, weird because i think DT would beat Opeth... easily.


Edited by Arnold_Layne - October 15 2010 at 09:48
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I haven't heard enough to write off Riverside. No vote.
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Farewell Riverside...
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I prefer Riverside.....I don't care for the vocal style of Opeth.


   

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VERY hard. But Riverside changed my life, so my vote goes to them. 
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Originally posted by EatThatPhonebook EatThatPhonebook wrote:

VERY hard. But Riverside changed my life, so my vote goes to them. 

Same here! God knows how my life would be if I hadn't picked up Out of Myself.

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Riverside - but not by a great deal. They were really good when I saw them live in a little place in London a couple of years back.
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Oh'Pith. Wink
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I love Riverside, and they beat 95% of other Prog Metal, but Opeth is nigh on untouchable in this area.
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Wow, first time I really don't know who to vote.
Two mighty fine bands. I'de have gone for Opeth if we were just after Blackwater Park or Deliverance but right now I'm lost.
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O-peth O-peth O-peth
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Bropeth
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Elderflower Man Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 16 2010 at 16:27
See, initially, the growled vocals were what put me off Opeth. But, as I listened to them more, I realised this: Growled is just another word for glorious.

Edited by Elderflower Man - October 16 2010 at 16:27
All your hearts now seem so far from me,
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Opeth gets my vote
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