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Poll Question: what is you favouite album
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    Posted: October 23 2012 at 18:31
from  previous poll Carnival In Babylon got zero votes, so i put it up agains tthe 5 next after Wolf City;-  who is a respected album to see how it fares against those albums which I observe is passed the hayday,


i am guessing that Carnival is not as bad as an album as i think, but how do you think it is sounding


how is the subsequent Amon Düül II albums?


Edited by aginor - October 23 2012 at 18:34
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No Only Human? Shocked

Seriously though, I like that album, even if it is universally despised around here.
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Interesting matchup.  Aside from a few tracks, I'm not as fond of the last two, but the other 4 are all good albums.  I'd expect Carnival to get some votes this time, but not from me -- Vive La Trance is among my favorite AD II albums, and it gets my vote here.  Just a real kinky slinky album.

Honorable mention to Made in Germany too -- the double album version is a real neat ride.  Worlds away from their early freaky stuff, but a fine album all the same.


Edited by HolyMoly - October 23 2012 at 18:45
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Oh, I especially love `Viva La Trance' from this lot, a wide variety ot styles and sounds on this one, even if it is occasionally hit and miss in a few spots!

Man, I love that slurred opening line "Listen to me there's something I can't say loud, I thought it was you and I was so f**king proud" - sounds TOTALLY wasted!! Blew my mind that first time I heard it!
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experimental may be a stretch...
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Mellotron Storm Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 23 2012 at 20:31
Carnival In Babylon
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A little weaker then yeti, still it's great for me........carnival
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I love Viva La Trance, and I have come to consider it as Wolf City part two. Fantastic album!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Nash Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 24 2012 at 20:25
viva la trance and carnival in babylon are awesome records

hard choice but i consider carnivel a little bit better

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Carnival, easily. Fantastic album! These polls are starting to rekindle my liking for the band. Better put on an album soon. Thumbs Up
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Carnival In Babylon for me is the only consistent album in this poll.
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Carnival In Babylon for sure.  Long live the Hawknose Harlequin, smiling, smiling, in his veelchair LOL
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Originally posted by thellama73 thellama73 wrote:

No Only Human? Shocked

Seriously though, I like that album, even if it is universally despised around here.
No Vortex either - probably a smidge stronger than Only Human for me (oh, Kizmet is an awesome tune).
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Hawkwise Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 30 2012 at 09:04
Originally posted by thellama73 thellama73 wrote:

No Only Human? Shocked

Seriously though, I like that album, even if it is universally despised around here.


I to like Only Human  . i voted Carnival as its one my all time fav Duul albums

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