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Atomic Rooster Vs. Arthur Brown's Kingdom Come

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    Posted: July 06 2011 at 00:11
Vincent Crane and Carl Palmer left the Crazy World of Arthur Brown and formed Atomic Rooster. 
 
Arthur Brown went on to form Arthur Brown's Kingdom Come around the same time. Which band do you prefer?
 
 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Triceratopsoil Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 06 2011 at 00:13
Arthur Brown is my favourite current crazy old man, so I voted for him.  Atomic Rooster is something I never found overwhelmingly appealing.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote richardh Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 06 2011 at 01:48
Atomic Rooster.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Misomex777 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 06 2011 at 06:04
I think CP's ego was too big for either. Atomic RoosterLOL
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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 06 2011 at 06:20
Atomic rooster!
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The Rooster!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote resurrection Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 06 2011 at 14:10
Atomic Rooster; though Arthur Brown is an original.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote richardh Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 06 2011 at 14:38
Originally posted by Misomex777 Misomex777 wrote:

I think CP's ego was too big for either. Atomic RoosterLOL
 
Ouch
Not really sure what the purpose of that comment is.Confused Carl Palmer didn't want to leave Atomic Rooster and its well known that Greg Lake virtually bullied him into joining up with him and Emerson.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Guldbamsen Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 06 2011 at 17:33
Arthur Brown´s Kingdom Come for me. Great band featuring evil vocals, some pretty weird sections bordering on avant gard, tripped out spacerock along with symphonics to boot. Galactic Zoo and Journey are both albums I listen to on a regular basis, whereas I seem to forget Death walks behind you and I hearing of.... Atomic Rooster were indeed a brilliant heavy group, and I think Vincent Crane never really got the respect he deserved. He was a monster on that hammond organ!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote richardh Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 07 2011 at 01:47
Originally posted by Guldbamsen Guldbamsen wrote:

Vincent Crane never really got the respect he deserved. He was a monster on that hammond organ!
 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote thellama73 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 07 2011 at 07:55
The Crazy World of Arthur Brown is one of my favorite records, but Kingdom Come never reached the same level of brilliance. I vote for Atomic Rooster because it has more Vincent Crane, who is amazing.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote ten years after Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 07 2011 at 08:14
A hard choice.  Galactic Zoo Dosier is (IMO) the best album by the two bands, but Rooster had more good songs.  Went with Kingdom Come in the end.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Gandalff Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 07 2011 at 15:07
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Mr Greeen Genes Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 08 2011 at 23:21
Creep / Gypsy Escape from Galactic Zoo Dossier (1971), and Time Captains and Gypsy from Journey (1973) top anything Atomic Rooster did in my oppinion, but I do like em both. My vote goes to Arthur Brown's Kingdom Come...
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Logan Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 08 2011 at 23:33
Much as I like Death Walks Behind You, it's not at the same level as Galactic Zoo Dossier for me (and I like the other Kingdom Come albums).  .
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote jammun Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 08 2011 at 23:41
With all due respect to Atomic Rooster, who I like, Galactic Zoo Dossier just decimates anything AR ever could have even thought of doing.
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Atomic Rooster for me
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Rooster made a lot more albums than Kingdom Come but they never made one as endearingly deranged and original as Galactic Zoo Dossier so I voted for Arthur.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote AtomicCrimsonRush Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 14 2011 at 23:46
Atomic Rooster wins with my vote!
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