Forum Home Forum Home > Progressive Music Lounges > Prog Polls
  New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - Pallas vs Tool
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

Pallas vs Tool

 Post Reply Post Reply
Poll Question: what is the best band
Poll Choice Votes Poll Statistics
10 [32.26%]
18 [58.06%]
0 [0.00%]
3 [9.68%]
You can not vote in this poll

Author
Message
Icarium View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar
VIP Member

Joined: March 21 2008
Location: Tigerstaden
Status: Online
Points: 24298
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Icarium Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Topic: Pallas vs Tool
    Posted: August 30 2012 at 18:21
this poll is comparing two bands who often work looooooooooong on album releases, ofteh between 4 years and a decade, between albums, Pallas have made 6 albums sine 1984, last in 2012, Tool have made 4 since 1993, and fans is waiting on the fifth somewhere between 2013 and 2018 Wink.

i had actualy planning to put Pallas agaisnt Dream Theater, but as this site ca be quite overloaded with DT polls, a Tool vs Pallas felt more crucual and IMPORTANT (IMO) Cool.

 the ballance of the univese is in stake here Stern Smile.

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-npeelNhs7wg/Tw860RzthEI/AAAAAAAAJAQ/E6udZje9_Jg/s1600/0pall.jpg

http://images4.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20110818235411/logopedia/images/a/a4/Tool_logo_4.png


Edited by aginor - August 30 2012 at 18:55
Acting on your best behaviour

Turn your back on mother nature

Everybody wants to rule the world

Back to Top
Man With Hat View Drop Down
Collaborator
Collaborator
Avatar
Jazz-Rock/Fusion Team

Joined: March 12 2005
Location: Neurotica
Status: Offline
Points: 57571
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Man With Hat Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 30 2012 at 18:58
I'll go with Tool.
Dig me...But don't...Bury me
I'm running still, I shall until, one day, I hope that I'll arrive
Warning: Listening to jazz excessively can cause a laxative effect.
Back to Top
Horizons View Drop Down
Collaborator
Collaborator
Avatar
Post/Math Rock Team

Joined: January 20 2011
Location: Somewhere Else
Status: Offline
Points: 15070
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Horizons Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 30 2012 at 20:21
Neither please.
I Will Write Peace All Over Your Wings And You Will Fly Around The World
Back to Top
Fox On The Rocks View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar

Joined: February 10 2011
Location: Toronto, Canada
Status: Offline
Points: 5012
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Fox On The Rocks Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 30 2012 at 20:24
Tool by a long shot. Pallas is rather bland. Smile
Back to Top
infocat View Drop Down
Collaborator
Collaborator
Avatar
Heavy Prog Team

Joined: June 10 2011
Location: Colorado, USA
Status: Offline
Points: 3723
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote infocat Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 30 2012 at 22:09
I have only the latest from each band, but I find 10000 Days to be terribly dull, and I very much like XXV.  So...Pallas!
Frank Swarbrick

--
Belief is not Truth.
Back to Top
Earendil View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar

Joined: November 17 2008
Location: Indiana, USA
Status: Offline
Points: 1583
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Earendil Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 30 2012 at 22:32
mmmmm
Back to Top
Drew View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar

Joined: June 20 2005
Location: California
Status: Offline
Points: 12520
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Drew Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 30 2012 at 22:50
Is Pallas the band that has that famous (well, famous for their fans) fishing song? 
Back to Top
Wanorak View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar

Joined: December 09 2006
Location: Canada
Status: Offline
Points: 3110
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Wanorak Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 30 2012 at 23:46
Pallas is much more to my liking; especially when Alan Reed was singing!
A GREAT YEAR FOR PROG!!!
Back to Top
The-Winkler View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar

Joined: April 30 2012
Location: Harlow newtown
Status: Offline
Points: 123
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote The-Winkler Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 31 2012 at 05:42
Pallas by a mile, great band, lovely guys, don't like Tool at all
Back to Top
Hercules View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar

Joined: June 14 2007
Location: Near York UK
Status: Offline
Points: 2656
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Hercules Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 31 2012 at 05:54
There are many things that I just don't understand.
 
I don't understand why some people drink lager like Fosters or Carling. I don't understand why some people hold racist views. I don't understand why some people like Rod Stewart's voice. I don't understand why the great name "Liberal" is a dirty word in the US.
 
But most of all, I don't understand some peoples' veneration of Tool, who are one of the most uninteresting bands I've heard: not offensive, just mind-numbingly uninteresting and dull. dull, dull.
 
But I like Pallas.


Edited by Hercules - August 31 2012 at 05:55
I have many faults. Being wrong is not one of them.
Back to Top
JS19 View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar

Joined: October 10 2010
Location: Lancaster, UK
Status: Offline
Points: 1321
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote JS19 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 31 2012 at 09:04
Originally posted by Hercules Hercules wrote:

There are many things that I just don't understand.
 
I don't understand why some people drink lager like Fosters or Carling. I don't understand why some people hold racist views. I don't understand why some people like Rod Stewart's voice. I don't understand why the great name "Liberal" is a dirty word in the US.
 
But most of all, I don't understand some peoples' veneration of Tool, who are one of the most uninteresting bands I've heard: not offensive, just mind-numbingly uninteresting and dull. dull, dull.
 
But I like Pallas.

I get that they're good. But I don't know what inspires such rampant admiration from millions of fans.

Pallas are good also Smile
Back to Top
Sagichim View Drop Down
Collaborator
Collaborator
Avatar
Eclectic Prog Team

Joined: November 29 2006
Location: Israel
Status: Offline
Points: 4905
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Sagichim Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 31 2012 at 09:38
It feels wrong to vote since I never heard anything by Pallas, on the other hand Tool is one of my favorite modern bands, their last couple of albums are fantastic in every way. So no vote until I check out some Pallas videos.

EDIT: But they have to be pretty f**king awsome to beat Tool!


Edited by sagichim - August 31 2012 at 09:39
"One good thing about music, when it hits you feel no pain.."
Back to Top
Icarium View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar
VIP Member

Joined: March 21 2008
Location: Tigerstaden
Status: Online
Points: 24298
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Icarium Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 31 2012 at 09:44
Pallas have better bass player (though actualy Greame Murrey seems to have picked up some Chansellor licks also in the 00s
Acting on your best behaviour

Turn your back on mother nature

Everybody wants to rule the world

Back to Top
King Manuel View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar

Joined: October 16 2010
Location: South Africa
Status: Offline
Points: 807
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote King Manuel Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 31 2012 at 12:37
Originally posted by Hercules Hercules wrote:

There are many things that I just don't understand.
 
I don't understand why some people drink lager like Fosters or Carling. I don't understand why some people hold racist views. I don't understand why some people like Rod Stewart's voice. I don't understand why the great name "Liberal" is a dirty word in the US.
 
But most of all, I don't understand some peoples' veneration of Tool, who are one of the most uninteresting bands I've heard: not offensive, just mind-numbingly uninteresting and dull. dull, dull.
 
But I like Pallas.
 
 
I absolutely agree with you! You summed it up just perfectly for me! Thumbs Up
I'm not one to believe in magic
But I sometimes have a second sight
Back to Top
Icarium View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member
Avatar
VIP Member

Joined: March 21 2008
Location: Tigerstaden
Status: Online
Points: 24298
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Icarium Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 07 2012 at 09:57
bump
Acting on your best behaviour

Turn your back on mother nature

Everybody wants to rule the world

Back to Top
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Forum Software by Web Wiz Forums® version 11.01
Copyright ©2001-2014 Web Wiz Ltd.

This page was generated in 0.125 seconds.