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Poll Question: Another trio to pick from.
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    Posted: February 22 2011 at 19:24
The only other one I know is the debut.  I have these, too, and I like the fact that they lightened up a little.   Big smile

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Post Options Post Options   Quote SaltyJon Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 22 2011 at 19:26
I haven't heard Implosion yet, so I won't vote.  Plus, I've only heard Uzed once (last night).

I remember reading somewhere (liner notes for the new reissue of Heresie maybe?) that the band loved driving around in black clothing and when asked what kind of music they played, respond with "funeral music."  Seems they had good fun playing such dark and dreary stuff. LOL
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I only have their earlier stuff
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Of this trio, I'd go with the latest, Clivages which has them reinvigorated, refreshed, good ideas which are well executed. Uzed comes close second.
But any particular reason you picked Uzed but not any of the others: The Hard Quest and Rhythmix (not that I would have picked them) ? 
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Originally posted by avestin

Of this trio, I'd go with the latest, Clivages which has them reinvigorated, refreshed, good ideas which are well executed. Uzed comes close second.
But any particular reason you picked Uzed but not any of the others: The Hard Quest and Rhythmix (not that I would have picked them) ? 

I only have four so far. Embarrassed

The thing I like about Uzed is that it's one of those albums that makes the case that '80's music didn't totally suck when it came to prog.


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Where's Heatwave? Voted Uzed and you forgot an 'l' in Cleavage.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote avestin Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 22 2011 at 19:44
Originally posted by Slartibartfast

Originally posted by avestin

Of this trio, I'd go with the latest, Clivages which has them reinvigorated, refreshed, good ideas which are well executed. Uzed comes close second.
But any particular reason you picked Uzed but not any of the others: The Hard Quest and Rhythmix (not that I would have picked them) ? 

I only have four so far. Embarrassed

Ah, that's fine then, no worries, as you were all... Big smile 




... but do get them eventually! 

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Originally posted by zravkapt

Where's Heatwave? Voted Uzed and you forgot an 'l' in Cleavage.
No I didn't, you must be imagininging things. Tongue  Also probably have breasts on your mind.


Edited by Slartibartfast - February 22 2011 at 20:06
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Implosion is freaking amazing and my choice.
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Originally posted by Slartibartfast

Originally posted by zravkapt

Where's Heatwave? Voted Uzed and you forgot an 'l' in Cleavage.
No I didn't, you must be imagininging things. Tongue  Also probably have breasts on your mind.


who doesn't?
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Man With Hat Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 23 2011 at 02:11
Gotta go with Clivages. Top 5 UZ album in my book.
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UZed is the one I'd recommend, because it's the blueprint for most of UZ's later studio albums (Implosion excepted)
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Gotta go with Uzed. Top 1 UZ album in my book.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Cesar Inca Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 24 2011 at 22:54
"Heresie" and "Ceux Du Dehors" are matched in my view on their 70s-80s material.
 
For their 90s-00s material, my fave one is their latest release "Clivages", which is also also my face 2010 prog release (matched with Frogg café's "Batless Edge").
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