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Poll Question: Which album do you prefer the most out of the series?
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    Posted: January 18 2012 at 19:31
My choice:

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My choice:
Angel's Egg.
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Angel's Egg.
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Tough call ...

"Flying Teapot" is a bit less mature than the other too, but still great and more humor-related in my opinion. "Angel's Egg" is the most varied of the trilogy and has some of my favorite Gong stuff on it, while "You" is less humorous and more jam-heavy.

I vote "Angels Egg", but for no good reason!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote OzzProg Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 18 2012 at 22:01
I would give part 3 the highest rating, but I find myself listening to part 2 much more often.
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Flying Teapot for being my introduction and for making the phrase "have a cup of tea" singable.
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Tough one... For me, as of today (at least), "You" is the most consistent, so it gets the vote. 

If "Witches Song/I Am Your Pussy", the closer on "Flower Teapot" was omitted, i'd probably give it my vote instead. And "Angel's Egg" is also a classic. The whole trilogy is. As are the earlier GONG albums...
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Triceratopsoil Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 18 2012 at 23:27
Teapot for the "lore," Angel's Egg for the rock, You for the drony psychedelic stuff

overall, voted Angel's because it has more songs that I love, and my favourite Gong song
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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: January 18 2012 at 23:32
Part 2
Dig me...But don't...Bury me
I'm running still, I shall until, one day, I hope that I'll arrive
Warning: Listening to jazz excessively can cause a laxative effect.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote akaBona Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 19 2012 at 00:09
Angel's Egg. Whole trilogy is fantastic, but the second part has always been a favourite of mine.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Moogtron III Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 19 2012 at 03:18
The Flying Teapot.
I prefer the funny / folksy Gong to the more spacey repetitive Gong, and Teapot concentrates more on that.

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Angel's Egg

What are we gonna do then!?
...Eat that phone book

(For some reason I can't vote on the poll.)
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote friso Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 19 2012 at 04:10
I think Teapot stands out as very memorable, can't help but being impressed by the catchyness of the songs. Should give 'You' some more spins though.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote cannon Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 19 2012 at 04:25
Originally posted by TheGazzardian TheGazzardian wrote:

Flying Teapot for being my introduction
 
I'd say I enjoy all three about the same but for different reasons. Weird and wonderful but mad and mindless. Good fun.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote AtomicCrimsonRush Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 19 2012 at 04:30
Really hard but Angels Egg was my first Gong and I loved it. 'You' is still the most revered and should win this, its a bit too polished for me and I like the rawness of the edgy Angels Egg. 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote halfmanhalfcrab Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 19 2012 at 05:06
At different times they would all get a vote. Recently however 'Flying teapot' has been played more than the others and so gets my vote!


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote digdug Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 19 2012 at 08:53
it's all pretty awesome....no vote
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I know that YOU routinely wins these polls, and it never fails to amaze me. I've always found TEAPOT the funniest, whackiest and most exciting of the three!
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I love You.Wink
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silivren penna míriel
o menel aglar elenath!
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o galadhremmin ennorath,
Fanuilos, le linnathon
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote frippism Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 19 2012 at 13:45
A month ago it would've been Angel's Egg, but I don't know "You" has definitely been growing on me lately, so I think that the moment I vote Part 3.
There be dragons
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