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    Posted: October 21 2010 at 12:10
WHERE'S THE LOVE?

V : The New Mythology Suite is WIN yet, no mention of it here anywhere. well, this ends today!!
i even searched for any symphony x threads and there were none.
I vote for this thread to be the official symphony x fan thread!



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Well call it that then and decapitalize.
Coldness doth get away with the badness.
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V is a great album.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Easy Livin Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 21 2010 at 12:51
There are actually quite a few Symphony X threads in the forum. In the search facility, change the default of last 6 months to "any date" and they will appear.Big smile
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i was getting search errors. i had to remove the x to find them. pretty weird.
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Originally posted by Padraic Padraic wrote:

V is a great album.

indeed! such a wonderful piece of music that sadly doesn't get enough appreciation compared to their other material. it gets no love at all. especially in last fm. people scrobble paradise lost and the odyssey the most. =Wacko
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Originally posted by progger7 progger7 wrote:

WHERE'S THE LOVE?

V : The New Mythology Suite is WIN yet, no mention of it here anywhere. well, this ends today!!
i even searched for any symphony x threads and there were none.
I vote for this thread to be the official symphony x fan thread!





Where's the DVD?Shocked

After some many years, is it possbile that this band don't have any money to do one.
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if i can see them again for a second time, i would trade the DVD for that ANYTIME! but, yeah that would be nice. it's about time for them to hop on the DVD wagon. getting one together with their new LP would be EPIC along with the 5.1 mix of course.

Edited by progger7 - October 21 2010 at 19:35
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Love Symphony X

One of my top 5 fav bands!

Can't choose which is my favorite between Divine Wings, The Odyssey, and Paradise Lost.
V is also quite brilliant of course.
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I want them to cover the Sonic Sat.Am Theme.

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I saw them and thought they were awful. I do like the albums though.
Coldness doth get away with the badness.
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It's pretty routine for these bands to not be able to pull it off live. I honestly believe this is the only reason Dream Theater ascended to the head of the class. It's not because their compositions are reliably good, it's because they didn't fall on their ass trying to replicate them live.
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Originally posted by Textbook Textbook wrote:

It's pretty routine for these bands to not be able to pull it off live. I honestly believe this is the only reason Dream Theater ascended to the head of the class. It's not because their compositions are reliably good, it's because they didn't fall on their ass trying to replicate them live.

I don't know about that. I've seen DT live because I liked their compositions in the first place.
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What I'm saying isn't that they can't write a song. I'm saying they're the foremost of their scene but I think a lot of people would agree that they've written some real clangers here and there. What keeps them afloat seems to be their performance ability which can only really be measured by live shows.

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Originally posted by Textbook Textbook wrote:

What I'm saying isn't that they can't write a song. I'm saying they're the foremost of their scene but I think a lot of people would agree that they've written some real clangers here and there. What keeps them afloat seems to be their performance ability which can only really be measured by live shows.


OK, what I'm saying is that for me thats not true. I'm more of an albums person and I remain a fan due to their albums and nothing else. The fact that they are sh*t hot live is a bonus.
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Oh dear....lets not turn this into a DT thread. Sorry everyone.
Coldness doth get away with the badness.
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Originally posted by Snow Dog Snow Dog wrote:

I saw them and thought they were awful. I do like the albums though.

yeah i heard they weren't very consistent with that. it all depends how much they've had to drink that night.
Michael Romeo even usually brings out a bottle of jack daniels and sips between songs. at least he did that at my show. LOL
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i didn't think they were awful that night either but, i can't really back that up since i wasn't really sober. =.=
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i even tried taking a video and i was so wasted you can hear me singing out loud during one of their songs.

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Originally posted by JJLehto JJLehto wrote:

Love Symphony X

One of my top 5 fav bands!

Can't choose which is my favorite between Divine Wings, The Odyssey, and Paradise Lost.
V is also quite brilliant of course.

I didn't like Paradise Lost at all for some reason.  The Odyssey is very good, but V is probably my favorite.
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