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Poll Question: which do you prefer?
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5 [9.80%]
3 [5.88%]
7 [13.73%]
5 [9.80%]
25 [49.02%]
2 [3.92%]
4 [7.84%]
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    Posted: July 08 2013 at 09:32
This is getting silly, but hey.
Two albums in each half, but which do you prefer?

Edited by Stool Man - July 08 2013 at 09:34
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Snow Dog Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 08 2013 at 09:37
They are by definition, not halves.Ermm
Coldness doth get away with the badness.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote someone_else Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 08 2013 at 09:39
^... and they won't be as long as 7 is not the lowest primal number.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote dedokras Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 08 2013 at 10:01
I like silly :) In The Flesh half, it has my top 2 albums 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Hercules Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 08 2013 at 10:31
Between the middle three for me.
 
But although I love Obscured by Clouds, Animals and Meddle equally, I prefer DSOTM to AHM or WYWH, so I'll go 72-73.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Michael678 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 08 2013 at 10:35
yeah, the years 1970-1977 are my favorite in my opinion
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Meddle and AHM are my favorites Floyd albums, so Atom Half Mother it is.
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Syd's half.
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In the Flesh half (which is Animals and WYWH I suppose)
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I went with Roger's half.  While I like "The Final Cut" more than "The Wall" I love the vocal and storytelling quality Roger brought to both these albums (the barely audible voices, the screaming, the over the top vocals)..."The Pro's and Con's of Hitchhiking" continues this same motif and is my fave Roger solo album.

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In The Flesh seventh.
Coldness doth get away with the badness.
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Hmmm, it's such a tough choice between Syd's half and a half for assorted lunatics.
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This would be pairs not halves.  In this case, I will halve not.

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In the Flesh.
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I like being an assorted lunatic.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote octopus-4 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 08 2013 at 14:57
It's very hard not voting for Syd, but Atom and Meddle together....
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The half with WYWH and Animals for sure.

Someone should do the 14 halves of Pink Floyd next.


Edited by Cthulhu42 - July 08 2013 at 18:44
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Originally posted by octopus-4 octopus-4 wrote:

It's very hard not voting for Syd, but Atom and Meddle together....
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My fave Punk Flute period at the moment is 1969-1971. I'm not sure how that fits in. Ummagumma, the three soundtrack albums and Atom Heart MotherHeart
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