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    Posted: April 26 2011 at 20:08
I have always loved Mostly Autumn mainly due to Heather's amazing multi octave vocals and now that she has moved on I am following her progress closely.
 
 
I am so happy Heather Findlay has her own progarchives page and I trust from what I heard that she will do brilliantly with the Phoenix Suite album... EP...
 
Here's the progarchives entry
 
 
Listen here... to some samples from her latest album
she speaks about her influences which are varied and her lyrics are very strange...
 
 
her official channel
 
 
Her official website
 
 
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    Edited by AtomicCrimsonRush - April 26 2011 at 20:08
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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote npjnpj Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 27 2011 at 00:29
    Ah, I'm happy to read this.
    I'v e been a fan of hers quite a while now, but strangely enough exclusively for her guest appearances on other artist's albums, say Ayreon, for instance.
    She has one of the most beautiful voices I've heard.
    That being said, I think Mostly Autumn is just downright awful, mainly due to Bryan Josh's insufferable warblings.
    Best thing HF could do was to go solo. My opinion, of course.
    I'm going to buy her album for sure.


    Edited by npjnpj - April 27 2011 at 00:30
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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote topographicbroadways Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 27 2011 at 00:40
    Really excited for this. She's a great singer and I like her work in Mostly Autumn and on The Human Equation
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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 04:05

    ...not forgetting her collaboration with Angela Gordon of Mostly Autumn as Odin Dragonfly.



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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote AtomicCrimsonRush Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 27 2011 at 11:31
    Ah some love here for dear Heather
     
    and rightly so, she may be one of the best female vocalists.
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    ... and first review already posted Smile

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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lazland Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 27 2011 at 13:45
    She is brilliant, end of. The EP is on the list as my next purchase.


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    The best singer ever Heart


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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote NotAProghead Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 27 2011 at 18:39
    I wish Heather to reach all possible heights, but I'm quite sceptical about her solo career. 
    MA is a group of talented authors and musicians having their chemistry, but even MA albums are not flawless. 
    I'm not impressed by cuts from "Phoenix Suite" in YouTube video, first impression: nothing extraordinary.
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    just take some time and have a look at this amazing snapshots Clap

    Heather Findlay Band at Galtres Festival, 27.8.11
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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote yam yam Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 14 2014 at 07:14
    And Heather has just announced a new project with former Sound Of Contact keyboard player Dave Kerzner. More info in my post under prog news, press releases.
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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote AtomicCrimsonRush Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 14 2014 at 09:35
    Oh thats great news really!  I wish her all the best - she is stunning in talent and looks.
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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lazland Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 14 2014 at 11:20
    Originally posted by AtomicCrimsonRush AtomicCrimsonRush wrote:

    Oh thats great news really!  I wish her all the best - she is stunning in talent and looks.

    Calm down, that man...this is a married woman with little one!LOL


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    Heather is a wonderful singer and a lovely person.
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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote richardh Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 15 2014 at 00:52
    Originally posted by Rivertree Rivertree wrote:

    just take some time and have a look at this amazing snapshots Clap

    Heather Findlay Band at Galtres Festival, 27.8.11

    she looks pregnant in some of those photos ( I guess she was?)
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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote M27Barney Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 15 2014 at 04:34
    Well I hadn't heard of her till I saw this post!!! Mind you out of two I'd give her half marks!
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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Roj Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 15 2014 at 07:24
    ^try checking out her successor in Mostly Autumn Wink.
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    Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lazland Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 15 2014 at 13:02
    Originally posted by Roj Roj wrote:

    ^try checking out her successor in Mostly Autumn Wink.

    Also married, I am afraid. To the boss!!LOL


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    Actually Heather is separated or divorced now
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    Originally posted by lazland lazland wrote:


    Originally posted by Roj Roj wrote:

    ^try checking out her successor in Mostly Autumn Wink.


    Also married, I am afraid. To the boss!!LOL

    Eh Laz Lad - stop being the Grim Reaper of everybody's wet dreams, laying waste to our fantasies with that Scythe of romantic nonsense, IT has BEEN proven that married wimmin actually dress more provocatively than single ones when they go out without their husband!!!
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