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Topic: Yes Supertramp Genesis
Posted By: Lynx33
Subject: Yes Supertramp Genesis
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 08:24
Their first album. I love them all. Which do you prefer?

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Posted By: JD
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 08:45
On the three songs - Looking Around - Every Little Thing - Survival, I'd say YES.

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Posted By: Prog Geo
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 10:24
Supertramp!

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Posted By: beebs
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 11:22
 Yes, Yes, Yes and Yes!

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Posted By: lazland
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 12:16
Yes, by a country mile.

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Posted By: Rune2000
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 12:18
I would have never thought that I would be giving my vote to Supertramp against Genesis and Yes but their debut album is clearly the winner for me. Pretty solid release!

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Posted By: crimhead
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 13:30
Yes...by a city mile.  LOL

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Posted By: clarkpegasus4001
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 13:54
Yes

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Posted By: Catcher10
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 13:54

ummm Yes



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Posted By: akaBona
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 14:20
Yes, I just love their debut.


Posted By: octopus-4
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 14:45
There's no story here. Even if Revelation is one of the few Genesis albums that I like, YES is on another level. I have never liked Supertramp too much but I don't know their whole discography. 

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Posted By: wilmon91
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 15:14

Survival is my favourite Yes song.



Posted By: Jozef
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 15:29
I'm actually quite a fan of the first Genesis album. It's obviously not quite up to par with the rest of their material that emerged in the 1970s but it's still an interesting album to hear and listen to what they sounded like when they started out.

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Posted By: Anthony H.
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 15:31
Originally posted by lazland

Yes, by a country mile.


This, even though Supertramp's debut is pretty awesome.


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Posted By: jean-marie
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 16:09
It's between Yes and Supertramp, give my vote to this last one because it's a real good first album...Though i love Yes debut too..


Posted By: DanthraX
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 16:26
As their debut albums: Yes > Supertramp >> FGTR
As the bands in general: Yes >= Genesis >>>> Supertramp


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Posted By: King Crimson776
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 16:37
Genesis' debut is one of the most underrated albums ever, very nice symph-pop. I'm not sure if I rank it above Yes' debut but here it deserves the vote.

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Posted By: Icarium
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 16:54
my favourtie song on the ST album

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Posted By: Formentera Lady
Date Posted: July 25 2011 at 17:43
Supertramp. And my favourite song is Try Again, because it sounds a bit crimsonesque. The whole album sounds a bit crimsonesque (and totally different from their later albums). What an awesome debut.


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Posted By: emkogceo
Date Posted: July 26 2011 at 00:38
Interesting poll.  Supertramp's first is surprisingly good, and I actually think Yes's SECOND album Time and a Word is very very underrated (and the first one quite good too), but I had to vote for Genesis.  Although their execution and arrangements got a lot better on Trespass, the great songwriting was there from the beginning.  Yes and Supertramp, on the other hand, were working with weaker material from the get-go.

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Posted By: Ivan_Melgar_M
Date Posted: July 26 2011 at 01:25
None of the three is a masterpiece, but I always thought that:
  1. Silent Sun
  2. Where the Sour turns to Sweet
  3. Am I very Wrong?
  4. In the Beginning
  5. A Place to Call my Own
Are all great songs for any band of the 60's, I'm sure that if Genesis would had never turned to Prog and with a good promotion, this album would had been extremely recognized.....But when Genesis released Trespass, the poor debut by a bunch of school kids paled.

The piano by Tony is brilliant and Peter's voice never sounded so clear, not Prog, but very good debut if you don't expect a Prog album..

My vote goes for the beautiful and extremely melodic "From Genesis to the Revelation".

Iván



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Posted By: Gandalff
Date Posted: July 26 2011 at 01:27
Yes by a light year.

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Posted By: someone_else
Date Posted: July 26 2011 at 05:43
This is one of the very few settings in which I would prefer Supertramp above Yes and Genesis.

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Posted By: Varon
Date Posted: July 26 2011 at 09:37
Supertramp's debut is one of my all time favourite albums

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Posted By: Sean Trane
Date Posted: July 26 2011 at 10:10
^^^^
 
that was my choice as well...
 
Too bad it's so unknown and badly reputed , because it would've beaten that Yes debut flat out


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Posted By: jean-marie
Date Posted: July 26 2011 at 10:34
All those who only listened to the second one must fear to try the debut  LOL


Posted By: The-time-is-now
Date Posted: August 02 2011 at 06:11
Yes.

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Posted By: kevin4peace
Date Posted: August 05 2011 at 01:22
Definitely ST. The whole album is surreal, homely, yet crimsonian. Really underrated.

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Posted By: giselle
Date Posted: August 14 2011 at 16:44
Yes it's Yes


Posted By: AtomicCrimsonRush
Date Posted: August 14 2011 at 17:59


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Posted By: DiamondDog
Date Posted: August 15 2011 at 17:17
Yes Yes Yes


Posted By: Icarium
Date Posted: November 25 2013 at 08:12
Originally posted by Formentera Lady

Supertramp. And my favourite song is Try Again, because it sounds a bit crimsonesque. The whole album sounds a bit crimsonesque (and totally different from their later albums). What an awesome debut.
I think the reason for this is writen with three words
 
Richard Palmer-James Big smile


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Posted By: Moogtron III
Date Posted: November 25 2013 at 08:31
Yes' debut. My favourite debut album of any band/artist.


Posted By: genbanks
Date Posted: November 25 2013 at 12:43
Genesis! no doubt


Posted By: Xonty
Date Posted: November 25 2013 at 13:46
From Genesis To Revelation, straight away. Brilliant! Followed by Yes then Supertramp - they weren't so good as debuts go, quite mediocre Smile


Posted By: hellogoodbye
Date Posted: November 25 2013 at 13:57


Posted By: Barbu
Date Posted: November 25 2013 at 19:33
Originally posted by hellogoodbye




Je seconde.

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Posted By: Tom Ozric
Date Posted: November 25 2013 at 23:51
Originally posted by someone_else



This is one of the very few settings in which I would prefer Supertramp above Yes and Genesis.
Nicely put


Posted By: The.Crimson.King
Date Posted: November 26 2013 at 01:15
Not a Supertramp fan at all and FGTR does nothing for me so YES it is Wink

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Posted By: Cristi
Date Posted: November 26 2013 at 02:11
Yes got my vote.
I do love Genesis' debut album. I haven't listened to Supertramp's debut album in a really long time, never did much for me. I'll give it another chance though. 


Posted By: dr wu23
Date Posted: November 26 2013 at 16:42
Went with Yes but they are all about the same quality imho.
 
Hadn't listened to the first Supertramp in years so I went to you tube....couldn't find it online.
I'll have to pull out my original vinyl copy tonight.
Approve


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Posted By: Tom Ozric
Date Posted: November 27 2013 at 00:07
'It's A Long Road' is *AMAZING*. Much of the Supertramp debut is just plain fantastic. Listen to Hodgson's energetic bass-lines. I didn't enjoy 'Indelibly Stamped' as much (bar 'Aries') but loved the second Yes & Genesis albums a lot more


Posted By: amity62
Date Posted: November 28 2013 at 13:25
yes



Posted By: Daysbetween
Date Posted: November 28 2013 at 13:34
Yes by a long distance.



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