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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Pastmaster Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 23 2015 at 15:36
Great review of Drama Prog Leviathan! Clap
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote aglasshouse Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 24 2015 at 19:11
Loved Steve's review of Pros and Cons. 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Sagichim Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 26 2015 at 11:45
I really loved seeing two obscurities on the front page in the courtesy of Matti.
Great albums that needs much more attention, Kestrel and Haikara's second album!
I didn't know Kestrel had a reissue with bonus tracks, I'll have to look into that.

Great job man! Clap
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Matti Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 26 2015 at 12:11
Thank you very much, Sagichim! Big smile


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Meltdowner Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 31 2015 at 17:10
I loved Steve's "Hand Cannot Erase" review, I think it was more emotional than the album itself (I'm still trying to get into it Embarrassed)
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lazland Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 01 2015 at 00:15
Originally posted by Meltdowner Meltdowner wrote:

I loved Steve's "Hand Cannot Erase" review, I think it was more emotional than the album itself (I'm still trying to get into it Embarrassed)


That's very kind of you. Thank you


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I'm with you, Sam! You know I haven't been hugely excited by `H.C.E' either, but, Steve, you wrote about it with such passion and emotion. Really glad it means so much to you.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Guldbamsen Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 01 2015 at 10:50
I love the big emotions of your reviews Steve. Makes me believe that music is the most unifying form of expression....mostly because I feel the same way about music that I love.
I am a big fan of almost anything Steve Wilson puts his hands on, maybe except for Blackfield and No-Man - or maybe I just haven't found the keys yet.
Hand.Cannot.Erase. is a beautiful record and I predict it ornamenting the top slot of our annual AOTY thang. You got to hand it to the guy, he obviously appeals to a very wide audience in and about prog rock circles - and we are a notoriously difficult crowd to please. Hell I love him, and that is coming from a person who most frequently listens to some pretty freaky sh*t.
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Edited by Guldbamsen - September 01 2015 at 11:05
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lazland Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 01 2015 at 10:58
Well, again, thank you, gents.

It is nice to be back reviewing


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Smurph Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 01 2015 at 11:51
I seriously am so confused by SteveG's Hand Cannot Erase review. It's so confusing. He gives it 5 stars but he hates it but he loves it but it's all sarcasm? I'm so f**kinnnng f**king confused.

Maybe that's what I love most about the review. I left with more questions than when I started.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Horizons Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 01 2015 at 12:27
Yea... 


A miss for me on that one.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Raff Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 01 2015 at 12:32
Well, he took a leaf out of Micky's book, and his controversial review of Dream Theater's Scenes from a Memory. Personally, I've never written a 5-star review of an album I hate (I try not to review albums I dislike altogether), but I can see why both of them did.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote dr wu23 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 01 2015 at 13:00
I enjoyed SteveG''s well written review of Wilson's Hand.Cannot.Erase.  ,but for me it's not a 5 star album...for me 4 stars..maybe. I don't hear anything here that he hasn't done before and better imho.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote AEProgman Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 15 hours 60 minutes ago at 08:31
Really loved Michael's review of Glass Hammer's "The Breaking of the World".  Great job Michael! Clap

http://www.progarchives.com/Review.asp?id=1458270

Your comments about wanting to see more of them doing a little bit more jazzy interplay instrumentals is something I would love to see also as well as vocals from Susie Bogdanowicz.  The elevator song is classic.

I need to revisit this album since I only gave it less than a handful of listens when I bought it.  Like most of their albums, it takes a few listens to appreciate them.  I have about 3/4s of their albums and most of their work, IMHO, is in the solid 4 to upper 3 ratings, with a couple flirting with that elusive 5.  I still keep waiting for them to just absolutely knock one out of the park.


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Prog Sothoth Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 15 hours 49 minutes ago at 08:42
Originally posted by Horizons Horizons wrote:

Yea... 


A miss for me on that one.

It reads more like a mockery of the prior review for that album if you ask me, especially going by the first sentence. Like trying to start a flamewar on the first page or something.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote SteveG Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 12 hours 59 minutes ago at 11:32
Originally posted by Prog Sothoth Prog Sothoth wrote:

Originally posted by Horizons Horizons wrote:

Yea... 


A miss for me on that one.

It reads more like a mockery of the prior review for that album if you ask me, especially going by the first sentence. Like trying to start a flamewar on the first page or something.
I'll strike the out the first line of my review as it does ring of mockery. I will leave the rest. Any supposed flame war you find after that will be entirely in your head, if you feel that a review used as a response to a previous review constitutes such a contest.

Edited by SteveG - 12 hours 52 minutes ago at 11:39
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