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Poll Question: What's your favourite band/artist from these?
Poll Choice Votes Poll Statistics
1 [1.82%]
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12 [21.82%]
11 [20.00%]
1 [1.82%]
3 [5.45%]
0 [0.00%]
1 [1.82%]
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1 [1.82%]
1 [1.82%]
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1 [1.82%]
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2 [3.64%]
0 [0.00%]
1 [1.82%]
0 [0.00%]
0 [0.00%]
4 [7.27%]
1 [1.82%]
0 [0.00%]
14 [25.45%]
1 [1.82%]
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote richardh Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 15:22
Par Lindh Project . Just relieved they are on the list as they tend to be overlooked.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Wanorak Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 13:12
The Flower Kings although many from this list are great!! Such an amazing list of acts from such a small country!!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Undercover Man Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 12:55
Anglagard, one of my favourite bands atm.
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Oh yeah, their Norwegian. Embarrassed
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Icarium Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 09:59
Magic Pie is not Swedish
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote HolyMoly Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 09:54
ANEKDOTEN
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Prog Sothoth Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 09:44

Went with Anekdoten, although I love Magic Pie's first album (the one with the apple). Haven't really absorbed their later material yet.

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Anekdoten.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote digdug Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 09:24
toss up between Anglagard and Anekdoten

went with Anekdoten because they had less votes
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote sleeper Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 04:55
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Guldbamsen Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 04:09
It's between Algarnas Tradgard, Kebnekaise, Bjrn J:Son Lindht, Arkimedes Badkar, SMM and My Brother the Wind. Today I am going with Algarnas Tradgard
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Sagichim Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 03:14
How the hell can I decide between Beardfish and The Flower Kings?? And there are other great bands here of course!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Gandalff Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 02:32
I'm enjoying Brighteye Brison right now, this is very coherent, pleasant and sophisticated Symphonic Prog music - not as boring as The Flower Kings and not as cold and aloof as Anglagard. Especially the last two BB albums are real masterpieces!
 
It's a pity they're somewhat neglected on this site. Probably because they're just overshadowed by above mentioned? Confused
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Eria Tarka Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 02:14
Voted Kaipa for their 70's work, though their newer stuff is alright to. Others I enjoy are Atlas, Beardfish, and of course Anglagard.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Man With Hat Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 02:04
SMM over Gosta and Anglagard.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Gandalff Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 30 2012 at 01:35
This is a last part of my "Non" polls, this time it's not just about Swedish Prog without their "national" subgenre, but without all subgenres around Metal.

Edited by Gandalff - November 30 2012 at 01:36
A Elbereth Gilthoniel
silivren penna mriel
o menel aglar elenath!
Na-chaered palan-driel
o galadhremmin ennorath,
Fanuilos, le linnathon
nef aear, s nef aearon!

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