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Cyborg vs Phaedra

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Poll Question: Which album you prefer?
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    Posted: July 02 2011 at 09:10
I voted for Tangerine Dream this time.
 


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Prog Geo Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 02 2011 at 10:01
Phaedra is a classic album and I like it. But after listening to Chromengel yesterday (thanks Salty Jon), I voted Cyborg.
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Cyborg for me - desolate like watching your wristwatch tic toccing away on the surface of planet Venus.   
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote SaltyJon Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 02 2011 at 10:33
Cyborg for sure.  Not sure why you chose the bonus track from it as the sample though...great song, but it's not at all the style of the original album. 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Saperlipopette! Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 02 2011 at 10:35
Love them both far to much to choose one over the other. Both albums and especially the stunning Mysterious Semblance at the Strand of Nightmares + Chromengel are essential highlights of Progressive Electronic.
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Definitely Cyborg for me.  That is a particular favourite Schulze of mine, whereas Phaedra is a step down from the former Tangerine Dream albums for me (I like the first four TD albums the most, with Zeit being really magnificent).
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Ricochet Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 02 2011 at 13:26
Neither samples direct to the original stuff (But Beautiful isn't even related to Cyborg), how annoying.

Phaedra.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote stonebeard Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 02 2011 at 16:04
Phaedra, even if I find the title track a little underwhelming. 

Haha that Tangerine Dream clip sounds nothing like Phaedra. I know nobody wants to drag around Moog modulars and Arps all over the place anymore, but you can't just replace a Mellotron or a Moog with an Access Virus or Nord and have it come off convincingly.


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Phaedra here, but i think these albums are very different
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Syzygy Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 02 2011 at 17:18
Tough call - Phaedra will almost certainly win, so I'll big it up for the excellent and somewhat overlooked Cyborg.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Svetonio Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 02 2011 at 23:47
Originally posted by SaltyJon SaltyJon wrote:

...  Not sure why you chose the bonus track from it as the sample though...great song, but it's not at all the style of the original album. 
I know this is a bonus track, a different stuff recodred live at different place than original album. Well, those videos are just decor for this poll, and I put that (really great) track because it's complete stuff, not in parts. So, if they put that one for bonus track,  then that's not such a big crime when I put the same track as a decor for a poll aswell.
 
 
PS Same with a Tangerine Dream video - I know it was recorded so many years after Pheadra LP, that very first Virgin release.


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Cyborg wins, but not by much.
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Cyborg is great, but I think Phaedra just has more appeal. I voted Tangerine Dream.
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