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Peter Gabriel vs Jon Anderson (singer)

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Poll Question: Who is the best signer between these two
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    Posted: January 26 2012 at 16:51

I love them both as vocalists. Peter Gabriel puts so much emotion in his voice and Jon Anderson has an unique and beautiful voice.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Epignosis Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 26 2012 at 17:05
Better singer?  Anderson.
Better vocalist?  Gabriel.

I like Anderson more though.
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I prefer Jon Anderson's singing to Gabriel's for sure. 
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Impossible to answer!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote hasty58 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 26 2012 at 18:04
Jon Anderson has a great voice...so has Peter G so my vote goes to J A
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For me, the higher pitched voice usually loses. So Gabriel wins here. Though I like both very much.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Dellinger Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 26 2012 at 18:43
I'm afraid once again, one of my favourite prog singers will lose against one of my least favourite prog singers.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Manuel Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 26 2012 at 18:46
Originally posted by The_Jester The_Jester wrote:

Impossible to answer!

Same for me. Can't choose.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Horizons Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 26 2012 at 19:00
I love both vocalist, as most people do here, but i will always choose Gabriel.

With his solo and Genesis outputs, i find his voice more interesting and raw. 


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Wanorak Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 26 2012 at 19:30
Peter Gabriel for me.
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Jon is the quintessential prog singer---Big smile

Love early Gabriel and classic Genesis vocals--but his later singer is too raw in Bruce Springsteen way who I hate.Stern Smile
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I misclicked Gabriel Head on wall, he's my #4 while Jon is my #3 of all time.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote FromAbove Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 26 2012 at 20:32
Would be hard to decide, but since I put Peter Gabriel above all singers, I would vote for him.
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Gabriel.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Progosopher Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 27 2012 at 00:00
Originally posted by Epignosis Epignosis wrote:

Better singer?  Anderson.
Better vocalist?  Gabriel.

I like Anderson more though.
 
This parallels my view and my vote.  Much as I like PG, his vocals can get a little strident for me.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote octopus-4 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 27 2012 at 00:05
In the ethernal fight between Genesis and Yes I always vote for YES. 

But Gabriel is an excellent vocalist, I have to admit.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote PabstRibbon Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 27 2012 at 00:51
Gabriel 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote rogerthat Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 27 2012 at 00:53
Anderson has the better VOICE by far but to me, his style sounds so robotic and so lacking in energy I have to go with Gabriel.  
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Gabriel. Although I love love love Anderson.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote akaBona Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 27 2012 at 02:20
Originally posted by octopus-4 octopus-4 wrote:

In the ethernal fight between Genesis and Yes I always vote for YES. 

But Gabriel is an excellent vocalist, I have to admit.

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