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Poll Question: Favourite ?
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    Posted: November 23 2012 at 11:42
Out Of Myself by Riverside was the pick of the majority of my favourites from 2003. Once again 2 polls of 10 each with the top three or so moving on to a final poll. I found 2003 had better albums overall but this year is pretty deep as i had trouble limiting this to just 20.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Mellotron Storm Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 23 2012 at 11:44
I'm taking Nebelnest here with POS and 5uu's as my runnersup.
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Godspeed leaves everyone in the dust for me
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Paatos; a very good album. I wasn't thrilled with Unfold the Future; too jazzy for my tastes.
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Was about to vote for PoS when I saw the Paatos album there. I love Timeloss.
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Originally posted by digdug digdug wrote:

Godspeed leaves everyone in the dust for me

Even Grand Stand ?Shocked  LOL   I bet few know this Neo-Prog band and those who do i'm sure don't appreciate it like i do.
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Originally posted by sleeper sleeper wrote:

Was about to vote for PoS when I saw the Paatos album there. I love Timeloss.

You and Wanorak have me wanting to spin this tonight, it's been a while.
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Originally posted by MFP MFP wrote:

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Hey that was my pick !
Dark and heavy with mellotron ?  What's not to like ?
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Deux Ex for me!
 
I'd love ot hear some 5uu material but i can't find anything online >_>
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Without a doubt, `Paatos - Timeloss', one of my favourite modern progressive albums. Love the smoky jazzy sound and dark atmosphere....As much as I enjoy all their follow-up albums, not one has come even close to the emotion and beauty of this one.
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Originally posted by Horizons Horizons wrote:

Deux Ex for me!
 
I'd love ot hear some 5uu material but i can't find anything online >_>

Nice pick !   If you go to www.cduniverse.com and put 5uu's in the search area you can hear samples but they are brief samples of about a minute of each song i believe. Not sure where else you could listen to them. They do have one song on this site as well you can listen to from Regarding Purgatories.
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Originally posted by Aussie-Byrd-Brother Aussie-Byrd-Brother wrote:

Without a doubt, `Paatos - Timeloss', one of my favourite modern progressive albums. Love the smoky jazzy sound and dark atmosphere....As much as I enjoy all their follow-up albums, not one has come even close to the emotion and beauty of this one.
 
Okay that does it i'm definetly listening to that one when i get home tonight.
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Godspeed...even if it's my least favorite of theirs (not couting their latest).
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I'll vote for the only one I've heard out of these - GY!BE - Yanqui U.X.O.
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Originally posted by Mellotron Storm Mellotron Storm wrote:

Originally posted by MFP MFP wrote:

NoVaeXPReSS

Hey that was my pick !
Dark and heavy with mellotron ?  What's not to like ?

So good !  

Love the cover too.
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5uu's over Nebelnest for me. 
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Originally posted by Mellotron Storm Mellotron Storm wrote:

Originally posted by MFP MFP wrote:

NoVaeXPReSS

Hey that was my pick !
Dark and heavy with mellotron ?  What's not to like ?

It's some great music, but I always felt the production was dire for that album, it's so flat, dreary and lifeless that it kills of any energy and passion in the music. Tankfully they sorted that out for the excellent ZePTo, it's just a shame they havent followed up on.
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Originally posted by SaltyJon SaltyJon wrote:

5uu's over Nebelnest for me. 
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