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    Posted: August 12 2011 at 00:25
So far, I have not enjoyed any of their songs as much as the song, "Mutiny,"
which I do think is epic.

What single songs are also very classic to you?  
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If you are looking for epicness and classicness, try any song from their 1977 album "Ocean": it is both a quintessential progressive rock album and their best album (a title shared IMO with Dawn, from 76, albeit Dawn isn't quitessential, so just begin at Ocean).

If you like that, try Colours, all of its songs could be single releases IMO. Their latest albums is also prodigal in songs that could be singles. However, those two could be called "accessible" so approach with caution.
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Ocean is my least favourite of the 5 or 6 Eloy albums I have.  Inside is the best.
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I think I have them all.A selection of my favourites
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote CCVP Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 12 2011 at 08:49
Originally posted by Triceratopsoil Triceratopsoil wrote:

Ocean is my least favourite of the 5 or 6 Eloy albums I have.  Inside is the best.


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Originally posted by CCVP CCVP wrote:

Originally posted by Triceratopsoil Triceratopsoil wrote:

Ocean is my least favourite of the 5 or 6 Eloy albums I have.  Inside is the best.


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Inside is definitely their best-all the songs fit together so well, and each song has its own special appeal
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Originally posted by presdoug presdoug wrote:

Originally posted by CCVP CCVP wrote:

Originally posted by Triceratopsoil Triceratopsoil wrote:

Ocean is my least favourite of the 5 or 6 Eloy albums I have.  Inside is the best.


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Inside is definitely their best-all the songs fit together so well, and each song has its own special appeal


Pardon my French, I love Inside and it is a great album, but the band has other albums which are simply better.
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Eloy is a band I need to check out... I heard a song a few days ago, randomly on internet radio, Poseidon's Creation.... A positive surprise! I like the sound. I have to check out Oceans.
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For me DAWN is the best :




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Colours, Time to turn and Planets feature most of my favourite songs
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote dr prog Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 12 2011 at 21:30
My fave 10 songs from eloy span between 1973 and 1983
 
Mutiny
Midnight flight
Queen of the night
Through a somber galaxy
Pilot to paradise
Heartbeat
Impressions
Castle in the air
Shadow and light
Poseidons creation
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