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^^^ It's not necessary to improvise only in tracks structured for improvisation, though.   KC simply follow the rule of not playing every note the same way again so even in more composed tracks like One More Red Nightmare, actually especially on that track, the quality of playing is very improvised and organic.  
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He didn't really "leave". He just went on hiatus until Yes did something truly profound. So he returned to make Union. Approve
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Originally posted by infocat infocat wrote:

Originally posted by BlackenedGass BlackenedGass wrote:

I can't imagine Jon Anderson singing Schizoid Man or songs like Exiles or Starless
I wonder how he'd sound singing "Lizard".
LOL - he might do OK with it...at least the Prince Rupert section...
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Originally posted by dr prog dr prog wrote:

Wetton era Crimson is overrated. I'd rather him in Yes because Yes made all their best albums while Bruford was there.


Clap I don't like Easy Money what the f**k were they mocking Yes, did Bill have anything to do about it Angry

Bill as much as I love his drumming and talents can come across a douchbag.He talks about Yes in a condescending way and gives way too much credit to King Crimson

Yes is has always and will always be better than King Crimson

Compare Close To The Edge or Relayer to say Larks Tongues or Red it's not even close. Yes wins all the way. I guess Yes wanted to show him up. Sound Chaser. Bill Bruford who????Evil Smile We don't need that prick Evil Smile


Edited by ProgMetaller2112 - February 08 2013 at 18:20
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote ProgMetaller2112 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 08 2013 at 18:24
Originally posted by dr prog dr prog wrote:

Originally posted by Horizons Horizons wrote:

He moved to a better band, for him and in general. I think that's pretty smart. 
 
From a band who could compose to a band who couldn't really compose. Not better for me Smile



Clap Approve here is someone who gets it

dr prog you are Cool
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Originally posted by Tapfret Tapfret wrote:

He didn't really "leave". He just went on hiatus until Yes did something truly profound. So he returned to make Union. Approve


And Union is truly profound ???Confused . Bill is a prick sorry had to say it Tongue
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Originally posted by dr prog dr prog wrote:

Originally posted by Horizons Horizons wrote:

He moved to a better band, for him and in general. I think that's pretty smart. 
From a band who could compose to a band who couldn't really compose. Not better for me Smile
He wasn't talking about what was better for you. He was talking about what was better for Bill. Both bands could compose, but KC decided to do more than that - improvise, and that was right up Bill's alley.
"People tell you life is short. ... No, it's not. Life is long. Especially if you make the wrong decisions." - Chris Rock
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Originally posted by Dayvenkirq Dayvenkirq wrote:

Originally posted by dr prog dr prog wrote:

Originally posted by Horizons Horizons wrote:

He moved to a better band, for him and in general. I think that's pretty smart. 
From a band who could compose to a band who couldn't really compose. Not better for me Smile
He wasn't talking about what was better for you. He was talking about what was better for Bill. Both bands could compose, but KC decided to do more than that - improvise, and that was right up Bill's alley.


Tongue yeah yeah so can Yes, Sound Chaser and The Ancient obliterate any of KC's  work Cool



Edited by ProgMetaller2112 - February 08 2013 at 18:32
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Originally posted by Dayvenkirq Dayvenkirq wrote:

Originally posted by ProgMetaller2112 ProgMetaller2112 wrote:

Originally posted by Dayvenkirq Dayvenkirq wrote:

Originally posted by dr prog dr prog wrote:

Originally posted by Horizons Horizons wrote:

He moved to a better band, for him and in general. I think that's pretty smart. 
From a band who could compose to a band who couldn't really compose. Not better for me Smile
He wasn't talking about what was better for you. He was talking about what was better for Bill. Both bands could compose, but KC decided to do more than that - improvise, and that was right up Bill's alley.
Tongue yeah yeah so can Yes, Sound Chaser and The Ancient obliterate any of KC's  work Cool
So can Yes do what?


Improvise, Shnookums Embarrassed Improvise theirs are actually good Cool


Edited by ProgMetaller2112 - February 08 2013 at 18:33
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Whatever works for you. And don't patronize me.

Edited by Dayvenkirq - February 08 2013 at 18:33
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Originally posted by Dayvenkirq Dayvenkirq wrote:

Whatever works for you. And don't patronize me.


you have done the same LOL
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^ How?
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Originally posted by Dayvenkirq Dayvenkirq wrote:

^ How?


by getting upset and calling me shnookums, I suggest you look back into the great arguments we had Beer


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^ Then I must have had a reason for it, right? Either way, that does not give you a reason to be the smaller man. Be the bigger man.
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Originally posted by Dayvenkirq Dayvenkirq wrote:

^ Then I must have had a reason for it, right? Either way, that does not give you a reason to be the smaller man. Be the bigger man.


I have a reason here just look at the posts on this thread
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^ You have a reason to be the smaller man?

Edited by Dayvenkirq - February 08 2013 at 18:42
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Originally posted by richardh richardh wrote:

Originally posted by smartpatrol smartpatrol wrote:

Originally posted by richardh richardh wrote:

Originally posted by smartpatrol smartpatrol wrote:

Originally posted by Adams Bolero Adams Bolero wrote:

On July 19th 1972 Bill Bruford left Yes and joined King Crimson:


 
f**k load of necklaces on Fripp
I'm trying to work out which of the others is John Wetton(and the bloke second from the left seems to be overdoing the 'being enigmatic' thingTongue
 
I don't think Wetton's in that pic. I think it's L-R: Fripp, Muir, Bruford, Cross.
Thanks. Have to admit my knowledge is not what it should be on Crimson in between ITWOP and Red


Aww sh*t look at my main man the pimp Tyga Fripp LOL
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Originally posted by Dayvenkirq Dayvenkirq wrote:

^ You have a reason to be the smaller man?


Yes we are talking about how Yes actually do good improves listen to 5 per cent for Nothing, Cans and Brahms,Sound Chaser, and The Ancient just like you had a reason to be a smaller man it all makes sense to me Tongue


Edited by ProgMetaller2112 - February 08 2013 at 18:45
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^ You have no idea what I mean by "smaller man", do you?
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Originally posted by Dayvenkirq Dayvenkirq wrote:

^ You have no idea what I mean by "smaller man", do you?


sinking down to someone else's level I'm guessing
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