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Old 10-17-2008, 08:30 AM   #16
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Better than Pyramid Song, I Might Be Wrong, You And Whose Army?, Packt like Sardines and Spinning Plates?

I think not good sir...
Those songs plus Life in a Glasshouse are the only songs on Amnesiac that I'd miss if they disappeared. Excluding live performances Life in a Glasshouse is the only brilliant song on the album
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Old 10-17-2008, 08:32 AM   #17
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can we at least both agree that Pablo Honey blows?
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Old 10-17-2008, 08:35 AM   #18
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can we at least both agree that Pablo Honey blows?
I can agree it's an average album (2.5/5;5/10) with a few great songs but mostly nothing special?
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good enough for me
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See we can agree on somethings
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Old 10-17-2008, 08:40 AM   #21
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good to know... what is your opinion on HTTT anyhow?
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I think Hail is probably their third worst/least good/least amazing whatever you want to say. it's a pretty great album but has a few weak tracks that just bring it down. If I took several tracks off Hail I'd probably rank it up with The Bends.

I love the first 3 tracks, and There There (obviously). The Gloaming (well the studio version), I Will and Scatterbrain are the ones that just don't do anything for me. Remove those tracks and Hail is about the same overall as The Bends to me.

Oh and We Suck Young Blood too though I love the piano breakdown so that stays or at least that part...
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I would say the first 6 tracks are gold...

I I Will, mostly thanks to this:





Scatterbrain I completely agree on, it's a "Radiohead song by numbers" sort of deal to me, nothing special...
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Old 10-17-2008, 09:40 AM   #24
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That a live version of I Will? I've never heard it live...might change my mind

I'll give it a listen when I'm done on this album (Parklife by Blur)
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it is, it's just Thom and a guitar, it gives me goose bumps every time I listen to it
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I actually prefer that to the album version a lot; great performance
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I Will never understand the lack of love for this song.

And this version
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Old 10-17-2008, 10:28 AM   #28
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It's sort of funny that the tour is over, IR is a year old, and here we are reviewing each record all over again.
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I actually prefer that to the album version a lot; great performance
that whole show is awesome actually, it's just Thom and Jonny semi accoustic almost...

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It's sort of funny that the tour is over, IR is a year old, and here we are reviewing each record all over again.
the beat goes round and round
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