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    Posted: April 27 2012 at 21:43
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I'm in an Eloy mood tonight and I was wondering what is your favourite album by this amazing band. I know that people doesn't agree on which is the better so I tought it would be interesting. I can't decide between Ocean and Planets..
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I can't claim to have heard nearly all of them, but of those that I have (mainly during their "classic" phase), it's OCEAN that I normally turn to, followed by SILENT CRIES...
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Looks like I got to this one early! Ocean for me, Wink
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I don't understand the love for Ocean, to me it sounds like 100% corn.  Easily the worst of their first 7 albums.

Inside for me.  Runner-up probably Dawn, or maybe Floating


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Of the ones I have Planets
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Floating followed by Inside.
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Originally posted by Mellotron Storm Mellotron Storm wrote:

Floating followed by Inside.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Fox On The Rocks Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 27 2012 at 23:12
Silent Cries and Mighty Echoes!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Progmind Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 27 2012 at 23:19
First vote for Dawn, followed by Floating
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Out of the two I own: Silent Cries and Mighty Echoes (despite the Pink Floyd cover ...I mean, 'Astral Entrance') Wink
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote richardh Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 28 2012 at 02:28
One of my favourite bands
 
toss up between Planets and Time To Turn. Planets gets my vote because its just such a powerfull slice of space prog. My house shudders when I turn the volume upSmile
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote richardh Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 28 2012 at 02:30
Originally posted by Triceratopsoil Triceratopsoil wrote:

I don't understand the love for Ocean, to me it sounds like 100% corn.  Easily the worst of their first 7 albums.

Inside for me.  Runner-up probably Dawn, or maybe Floating
Ocean sounds much better on Eloy Live to my ears.
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Ocean for me...its the one i play the most
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Ocean followed Silent Cries and Mighty Echoes
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote someone_else Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 28 2012 at 06:07
Silent Cries and Mighty Echoes, followed by Dawn.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote dr prog Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 28 2012 at 08:05
As usual one of the weakest albums gets the most votes Cool
Alot of Ocean is a yawn. Do proggers like to yawn alot?
 
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Originally posted by dr prog dr prog wrote:

As usual one of the weakest albums gets the most votes Cool

 

All of these are weak.Tongue
Coldness doth get away with the badness.
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1 Dawn
2 Ocean
3 Silent Cries
4 Power And The Passion
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Eloy are a band who really don't enthuse me that much generally; some of their stuff tends towards corny space rock.
 
But they're good musicians and they certainly never do anything to offend. I really like Time to Turn, so it gets my vote.
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