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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Aussie-Byrd-Brother Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 01 2012 at 15:07
Just like to point out a recent review by Kenethlevine for the self titled Fern Knight album! They are a very dear band to me, and I like to see someone else giving them some time too!

http://www.progarchives.com/Review.asp?id=869477
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Finnforest Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 08 2012 at 21:37
Scott, nice Shadow Circus reviewClap

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Aussie-Byrd-Brother Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: December 09 2012 at 18:01
I'd like a shout out to Jim and Andrea's two superb RPI reviews!

First of all, Jim's take on Le Orme's beautiful `Florian', an album I've slowly been coming to appreciate and cherish:
http://www.progarchives.com/Review.asp?id=874106

Then Andrea's review of one of my modern RPI 5 star classics, an album I feel should be in every prog fan's collection - Gran Turismo Veloce - `Di Carne, Di Anima':

http://www.progarchives.com/Review.asp?id=874095

Check out those albums everyone!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote kenethlevine Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 12 2013 at 21:10
I have been trying to review Alan Stivell's "Chemins De Terre" but, when I read the 2 superb existing reviews by Guldbamsen and  Einsetumadur, I know I can't measure up.  These are 2 guys who knew the music at the time, and have expressed what it "feels like" in a way that is difficult to convey if it's not in your DNA.  Hats off to both of them.

 http://www.progarchives.com/album.asp?id=19825
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Thank you man, that means a lot coming from you. I remember even before joining PA, reading your reviews and finding a lot of gems. It's not like we have the exact same taste in music(yeah well nobody does eh), but you have a way of writing that seems wonderfully objective, even if that sounds completely mad.
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Originally posted by kenethlevine kenethlevine wrote:

I have been trying to review Alan Stivell's "Chemins De Terre" but, when I read the 2 superb existing reviews by Guldbamsen and  Einsetumadur, I know I can't measure up.  These are 2 guys who knew the music at the time, and have expressed what it "feels like" in a way that is difficult to convey if it's not in your DNA.  Hats off to both of them.

 http://www.progarchives.com/album.asp?id=19825


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Aussie-Byrd-Brother Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 12 2013 at 21:22
Ken, those two guys you mention are both superb reviewers (and Dave I know well enough now to say he is just the best guy!), but I have to say I really liked some of the observations you made about prog/folk reviewing in your current Claire Louise review, especialy in that first paragraph!

Oh, and you totally sold me on the album too!
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I just read Max' review, and I thought it was absolutely brilliant!
But talk about two very different reviews

And thank you Jim. You are the bee's knees man.

Edited by Guldbamsen - January 12 2013 at 21:30
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Thanks for your feedback guys.  Believe me, it means a lot too.  Hey only 2 member reviews for Chemins De Terre but both so much more than reviews.  That's folk for you, all about quality  Clap
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote The Mystical Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 13 2013 at 18:45
I found an excellent review for Edge of Sanity's "Crimson ii" by "AtLossForWords". The review was simple, easy to read, and straight to the point.

I would appreciate if someone could give me some feedback for my reviews. I have a review on "Crimson ii" also, so if you could spare a minute, that would be great.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Ambient Hurricanes Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 27 2013 at 21:35
Two excellent reviews that I noticed on the front page today

Neo-Romantic's excellent criticism of ELP's Trilogy

And this beauty from one of PA's finest, Aussie-Byrd Brother
In blood, he's writing the lyrics of a brand new tune.
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Thank you Mr Hurricane, I'm very humbled by your kind words! I was a little worried it just rambled on and on too long!
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To Aussie, primo reviewer!  Beer

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Ambient Hurricanes Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 28 2013 at 21:53
Originally posted by Aussie-Byrd-Brother Aussie-Byrd-Brother wrote:

Thank you Mr Hurricane, I'm very humbled by your kind words! I was a little worried it just rambled on and on too long!


We're prog fans, we like rambling things LOL
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Thumbs Up to John (Mellotron Storm)

I'm glad to see a favorable review of The Box - All The Time, All The Time, All The Time.
Great review man, I enjoyed reading the first part about tszirmay.
What a beautiful album this is!! And how amazingly beautiful is its beginning, I think I played those 2 first minutes repeatedly about a thousand times.

And also another intriguing review by kev rowland of Moraine. I really like his reviews and feel we have a lot in common. He contributes a lot of reviews and it's a shame he is not participating here in the forum.
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Originally posted by Finnforest Finnforest wrote:

Scott, nice Shadow Circus reviewClap

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I also liked a review on the home page today here

tremendous writing from Neo-Romantic

http://www.progarchives.com/Review.asp?id=911225


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I haven't done a review in forever. Been kinda out of the writing mood for a while. Shame I used to really wanna fight for being a reviewer. I'll probably hit my stride again soon.

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Originally posted by sagichim sagichim wrote:

Thumbs Up to John (Mellotron Storm)

I'm glad to see a favorable review of The Box - All The Time, All The Time, All The Time.
Great review man, I enjoyed reading the first part about tszirmay.
What a beautiful album this is!! And how amazingly beautiful is its beginning, I think I played those 2 first minutes repeatedly about a thousand times.

And also another intriguing review by kev rowland of Moraine. I really like his reviews and feel we have a lot in common. He contributes a lot of reviews and it's a shame he is not participating here in the forum.
Thanks so much Sagi, i didn't even know about this thread until you just messaged me about it.Embarrassed
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Originally posted by kenethlevine kenethlevine wrote:

I have been trying to review Alan Stivell's "Chemins De Terre" but, when I read the 2 superb existing reviews by Guldbamsen and  Einsetumadur, I know I can't measure up.  These are 2 guys who knew the music at the time, and have expressed what it "feels like" in a way that is difficult to convey if it's not in your DNA.  Hats off to both of them.

 http://www.progarchives.com/album.asp?id=19825


Thanks a lot, I'm happy to read this - but I'm even more happy to know when people can "feel" this kind of music. Anyway, I'd be really glad to read your review about this album as well. There's always something that hasn't been said! Wink

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