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Poll Question: Fav ?
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12 [20.34%]
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12 [20.34%]
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    Posted: May 09 2013 at 22:30
Think it's pretty obvious what I chose here....yup.....SAVIOUR MACHINE!!!!
Saviour 1 is unreal. Thee best gothic prog metal album I've ever heard.

Of course. IQ's EVER is a masterpiece and it would definately be 2nd for me, but nothing tops the MACHINE!!


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Originally posted by sagichim sagichim wrote:

My top three here are Counterparts, Ozrics and Kingston Wall. Naturally I would go for Ozric but this time I'll go with Kingston Wall, this album is simply too awesome to beat!
Since they have no votes I guess a lot of people just don't know them.
So if you don't mind John...


 
Thanks for the video Sagi, it gives those who don't know them a peek.
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Lots of great comments, thanks guys. A three horse race as IQ has come from quite a ways back.
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Kingston Wall II, one of my absolute favorites of the Psychedelic/Space Rock sub-genre.
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IQ - Ever


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1. Porcupine Tree - Up The Downstair
2. IQ - Ever (very close to 1)
3. Anekdoten - Vemod
4. Ozric Tentacles - Jurassic Shift
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Savatage-Edge Of Thorns and Iq - EverClap
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Counterparts - Easily Rush's best from the 90's, in my humble opinion.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote The.Crimson.King Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 07 2013 at 12:16
IQ's "Ever" got my vote.  The only other album that came close was Anekdoten's "Vemod."  Now, if Anekdoten had released "Nucleus" in '93 then it would've been a different story Wink
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote rushfan4 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 07 2013 at 10:06
I have to stick with the Canadian trio on this one.  I can remember making a midnight trip to the store to buy this one on the day that it came out.  It is certainly the album that I have listened to the most out of the ones listed.  Anekdoten's Vemod would probably be 2nd on my list, followed by IQ's Ever. 
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Vemod, but also love Ever, JS and UtDs.
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toss up between Anekdoten and the Ozrics

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I'd have to go with I.Q.'s Ever on this one.
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Of the ones I know, Jurassic Shift
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Ever by miles.
 
Jurassic Shift is very good but doesn't compare to it.
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Anekdoten followed by IQ.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Sagichim Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 07 2013 at 01:36
My top three here are Counterparts, Ozrics and Kingston Wall. Naturally I would go for Ozric but this time I'll go with Kingston Wall, this album is simply too awesome to beat!
Since they have no votes I guess a lot of people just don't know them.
So if you don't mind John...


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First vote for Citizen Cain.
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