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    Posted: April 26 2011 at 13:35
IMO 666 is the greatest prog concept album of all times, tell me what you think, it will not change my mind but i need to get feedback ,
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One of the best albums ever made.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote jean-marie Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 26 2011 at 13:56
Originally posted by Ricochet Ricochet wrote:

One of the best albums ever made.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote digdug Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 26 2011 at 14:42
It is a good album....  but not in my top 100  :)


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A good album but not the best. For me "the lamb lies down on broadway"
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote NotAProghead Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 26 2011 at 15:23
IMHO the worst in Aphrodite's Child short discography.
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it's pretty good
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote jean-marie Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 26 2011 at 15:38
Originally posted by NotAProghead NotAProghead wrote:

IMHO the worst in Aphrodite's Child short discography.
don't worry but i can't answer to that because it's Aphrodite's child top Confused
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Nathaniel607 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 26 2011 at 16:46
So is the question "is 666 the greatest prog concept album ever"? If so, I'd probably say no, but if it's just "is 666 really good" I'd say yes.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Man With Hat Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 26 2011 at 16:51
It is quite nice. There are a few moments where it drags but when its on its top notch. I'd give it a 4 or 4.5.
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Its a good album, but not the best concept album ever.
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Cons yes, pros no in terms of me believing that it is the greatest Prog concept album. If there truly is such a beast as the bona fide greatest Prog concept album, then I don't know what it is.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Slartibartfast Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 26 2011 at 18:58
Originally posted by rikkinadir rikkinadir wrote:

A good album but not the best. For me "the lamb lies down on broadway"
Me, too.  666 was based on the bible.  The Lamb was based on having a really weird dream.

Oddly enough I did Wayne's War Of The Worlds.  Had to skip a couple of tracks.  Care to guess which?

I had heard of the 666 album when I first got a used copy, I had been a fan of V's latter 70's stuff.  I like that stuff better.


Edited by Slartibartfast - April 26 2011 at 19:01
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Progosopher Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 26 2011 at 19:20
A great album, but not the greatest.  Accentuating the positive, I voted yea.
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It is a terrific concept album, and among the bests but the best? IMO it isn't
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Scenes from a memory is the best. der!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Dean Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 27 2011 at 07:40
Not the best, and it is uneven IMO with some great moments and some not-so-great moments. Break is woefully out of place, tacked on the end as it is.
 
 


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Bye bye my friend goodbye with a lie you forget and break it.........what would be the right place Ermm
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Dean Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 27 2011 at 08:35
Originally posted by jean-marie jean-marie wrote:

Bye bye my friend goodbye with a lie you forget and break it.........what would be the right place Ermm
How does that fit in with The Book of Revelations concept then Tongue
 
It's a pretty Pop song that does not fit with the lyric, music or the concept of the album.
 
 
 


Edited by Dean - April 27 2011 at 08:35


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Should have been called 911 because they could have used some outside help. I do like it but for me the mood is completely wrong. PLJ BAND from Greece also has that apocalyptic mood down perfectly on their "Armageddon" album. Just my opinion.
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