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Poll Question: Which of these is your favorite ?
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    Posted: April 28 2013 at 14:18
Hold Your Fire
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Gave Power Windows some love because it was trailing.  All four of these are awesome albums.
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Signals, all very close
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Signals. High class change of style.


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Grace felt like a slap in the ears for me at first, but I warned to it pretty quick. At that point I had not heard Signals, so I was kind of expecting another MP. I was still getting my head around how Rush were evolving over time.

These days GUP is certainly my favourite of this batch.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote digdug Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 23 2013 at 07:38
Grace Under Pressure is awesome and gets my vote

love Signals and Power Windows as Well

Hold Your Fire is not as good for me
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Grace Under Pressure
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Power Windows.
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I listen to Hold Your Fire most.

So damn consistent and catchy. Beautiful songs throughout. Real classic from the band imo
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Hold Your Fire is a great record, one of my favourites. Time Stand Still just means so much to me.
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I always like 3 songs off any Rush album because I tire of their sound---(starts to sound the same)---chose Grace Under Pressure because I sorta listened to it from start to finish a lot.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Horizons Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 22 2013 at 18:35
Originally posted by bytor2112

Grace is my favorite Rush album... so that

I still think this is crazy 

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Grace is my favorite Rush album... so that
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Power Windows
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"Signals", by a mile.  I absolutely love the songs "Kid Gloves" and "Big Money" but they're the only songs I really like on their respective albums.  As far as "Signals", I remember loving the MTV video of "Subdivisions" especially with Alex saying "subdivisions" in that crazy low voice, I remember me and my friends used to laugh saying, "so that's what Alex's voice really sounds like LOL

Besides, "Subdivisions" has my all time fave Rush song "Chemistry"!
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My favorites here are in chronological order. Signals was the easiest to get into, but I'd agree with Neo-Romantic. Power Windows has aged the best out of these albums.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote someone_else Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 22 2013 at 16:04
Signals. It is 3rd era indeed, but it belongs to their masterpiece period together with the 2nd era albums.
Of the others, Hold Your Fire is the best imho.

Edited by someone_else - April 22 2013 at 16:04
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Signals, GUP really close
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Power Windows (great production - Peter Collins I think)
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^^GUP is indeed a great album (especially Red Sector A) but Kid Gloves I find to be such a clunker that I could't vote for this album (The Body Electric and Red Lenses are so so too, imho... the rest is great though!)
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