Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography
The Moody Blues - Octave CD (album) cover

OCTAVE

The Moody Blues

 

Crossover Prog

2.72 | 145 ratings

From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

broadwilliam
3 stars I was initially very disappointed with this comeback album, having expected so much more after Days of Future through to Seventh Sojourn. Some of the songs still don't do much for me, like 'Steppin' in a slide zone', and 'Top Rank Suite'; 'The Day we meet Again' is a bit overlong.

'Under Moonshine', 'Had to Fall in Love', 'Survival', and 'One Step into the light' are all good, and I agree that probably the stand out track is 'I'll be level with you', which was searing through my head one day on the London Underground, as I felt highly energised just by recalling it's dynamism.

| 3/5 |

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Forum user
Forum password

Share this THE MOODY BLUES review

Social review comments () BETA







Review related links

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — jazz music reviews and archives | MetalMusicArchives.com — metal music reviews and archives