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Finch Vs. Trace

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    Posted: December 27 2010 at 10:52
Both Dutch, both Symphonic, and both released 3 albums during the 70's. Pick your favorite.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Gandalff Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 27 2010 at 11:31
...both is 2nd League, I´m sorry.
At all cost, Finch by finch´s featherlet.
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Trace for me!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote octopus-4 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 27 2010 at 14:50
I know only Finch, so I can't  vote
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Hercules Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 27 2010 at 17:34
Trace. They were an improved version of ELP, with the most technically gifted keyboard wizard of all in the late, lamented Rick van der Linden. Finch were good, but not nearly as good as Trace.
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[QUOTE=Gandalff]...both is 2nd League, I´m sorry.
At all cost, Finch by finch´s featherlet.
[/QUOTE

^ 2nd league in your opinion]
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If Finch would have had better recording quality, it would have been a major act on this site. There compositional and technical playing is almost the best the seventies has to offer. Trace is another high-quality Dutch band, with rock'n roll keyboard prog. Can't vote myself.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Gandalff Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 28 2010 at 04:52
Originally posted by timothy leary timothy leary wrote:

[QUOTE=Gandalff]...both is 2nd League, I´m sorry.
At all cost, Finch by finch´s featherlet.
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^ 2nd league in your opinion]
Not my opinion only. Premier League are King Crimson, Genesis, Yes, Pink Floyd etc. Do you want to include Finch and Trace between them seriously? Confused
I count only Focus from Dutch bands to 1st Prog League.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote timothy leary Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 28 2010 at 10:15
I was not aware of  a league structure in prog rock, I think it only exists in your mind, a person who must start all kind of polls, and yes as Friso said they were a great band and live could have played with anyone
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Epyros Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 28 2010 at 10:39
Originally posted by Gandalff Gandalff wrote:

Originally posted by timothy leary timothy leary wrote:

[QUOTE=Gandalff]...both is 2nd League, I´m sorry.
At all cost, Finch by finch´s featherlet.
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^ 2nd league in your opinion]
Not my opinion only. Premier League are King Crimson, Genesis, Yes, Pink Floyd etc. Do you want to include Finch and Trace between them seriously? Confused
I count only Focus from Dutch bands to 1st Prog League.

then 2nd league would be some kind of compliment right??
i mean, just behind king crimson is almost incredibly awesome =P
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote XTChuck Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 28 2010 at 10:47
Never heard Trace but Finch are pretty good
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Morningrise Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 28 2010 at 12:25
Originally posted by Gandalff Gandalff wrote:

Originally posted by timothy leary timothy leary wrote:

[QUOTE=Gandalff]...both is 2nd League, I´m sorry.
At all cost, Finch by finch´s featherlet.
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^ 2nd league in your opinion]
Not my opinion only. Premier League are King Crimson, Genesis, Yes, Pink Floyd etc. Do you want to include Finch and Trace between them seriously? Confused
I count only Focus from Dutch bands to 1st Prog League.
 
OK. Next time, just to suite your musical tastes I'll make another "Who was the greatest Prog band?" and include Crimson, Genesis, Floyd, Yes and so on. I don't know you, but i'm getting tired of those kind of polls. That's why I thought this dutch poll was at least something different. Nevertheless, you know that if you don't like this bands, you are not oblied to vote. It's just as simple as that. 
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