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Gong's 1974 out-there musical masterpiece You

Advantages: Just wonderfully eccentric
Disadvantages: None for me

One of the sad losses of 2015 came with the death of Aussie drop out and general weirdo Daevid Allen (no, it’s not a typo) who died in March at the grand old age of 77. Given the drugs I assume Allen had imbibed at some point in his lifetime, I call 77 qu ...

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Review of You (Radio Gnome Invisible, Vol. 3) - Gong

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Absolute masterpiece

Advantages: Genuine lost masterpiece
Disadvantages: Taken so long to be re-released on CD

When Darrly Way, Francis Monkman and Florian Pilkington-Miksa quit Curved Air, it left only founder Sonja Kristina (Linwood) and Phantasmagoria player Mike Wedgwood to soldier on. In doing so they picked Eddie Jobson on keyboards and violin, Kirby Gregory ...

TomThatch 02.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Air Cut - Curved Air

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SCORE - A great purchase

Advantages: Technically advanced, melodic, powerful, well produced
Disadvantages: No CD Inlay (Small pickup)

This late 2006 release follows in the footsteps of Metallica (S&M). The Digipak contains 3 discs. Disc 1 is just the band, Disc 2&3 includes the Octavarium Orchestra. I would recommend this album based on the following- - It is technically advanced ...

johnny12345 22.06.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Score (XOX - 20th Anniversary World Tour Live with the Octavarium Orchestra/Live Recording) - Dream Theater

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A good look at some great songs

Advantages: A nice overview of PT, containing many songs currently not in print
Disadvantages: Not a studio album so quality is not quite as good

This live album is perhaps everything you could want from a live album but without most of the flaws that tend to come with them. The sound quality is actually very good, probably coming from the small venue and intimacy of it and being a continuous recor ...

daekfire 17.12.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Warszawa (Live Recording) - Porcupine Tree

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The Fall of Rush

Advantages: If you are a fan, this is a must have
Disadvantages: Rush has stooped to a new low

Rush is a Canadian rock group made up of three members. They are currently on their 30th Anniversary world tour that is about to arrive in Europe, starting in Great Britain. They just successfully ended their North American tour, which was not as big a se ...

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Review of Feedback - Rush

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