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Shadow Gallery VS Seventh Wonder

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Poll Question: Which one do you think it's better?
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    Posted: July 18 2012 at 00:27
These are two very similar prog metal bands that have amazing concept albums and a 25+ minutes epic! So which one is better? I don't know because I love the way Make Baker sang Cry But also Tommy's!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote b_olariu Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 18 2012 at 00:31
Shadow Gallery, not a prog metal album can be compared with Carved in stone, absolute masterpice or Tyranny, but aswell Seventh Wonder has a couple of albums that worth to be investigated
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3rd choice, haven't heard either.
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Seventh Wonder by an awful lot, and that's after only hearing one album.
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Shadow Gallery for me, just never "got" Seventh Wonder for some reason.
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I'd easily take Seventh Wonder.  They are more skilled, the singer has a more pleasant voice, and Seventh Wonder has this amazing way of building a very complex pattern of different instruments playing different time signatures and all the while the singer will be singing a simple melody that could almost be from a pop song - like he's in a different world from the rest of the band.
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Am I the only one that when reading quickly the name of the poll saw Shadow Gallery vs STEVIE WONDER? 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote King Manuel Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 20 2012 at 03:03
I own all Shadow Gallery Albums (of which I particullary like Carved in Stone and Tyranny) but only familiar with one Seventh Wonder album, so my vote goes to Shadow Gallery ...
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I like both bands, but chose Shadow Gallery. I just like them more. 
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As a fan of Shadow Gallery, it's easy to choose here. Although I have liked what I've heard from Seventh Wonder, SG is just a very special band that moves me in a special way. They have (had) my favourite singer (R.I.P Mike) and favourite lyrics together with some wonderful instrumentation composed by Cadden-James and Wehrkamp.. no wonder I've given all their albums from Carved in Stone to Room V 5 stars each.
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Shadow Gallery is quite boring, especially their first two albums, and their last one, while Seventh Wonder is full of energy and memorable melodies. 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote lucas Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 23 2012 at 15:10
Originally posted by Morningrise Morningrise wrote:

Am I the only one that when reading quickly the name of the poll saw Shadow Gallery vs STEVIE WONDER? 
 
yes, you are the only one.
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Originally posted by lucas lucas wrote:

Originally posted by Morningrise Morningrise wrote:

Am I the only one that when reading quickly the name of the poll saw Shadow Gallery vs STEVIE WONDER? 
 
yes, you are the only one.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote dtguitarfan Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 23 2012 at 15:36
Originally posted by lucas lucas wrote:

Shadow Gallery is quite boring, especially their first two albums, and their last one, while Seventh Wonder is full of energy and memorable melodies. 

I'd kind of agree, though I do find some of Shadow Gallery's stuff pretty entertaining.  But for the most part, I hardly ever bring SG out to listen to, while SW's albums will most likely reach the point where they are unplayable from wear....
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