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Old 09-07-2010, 12:34 PM
Future Proof
Richard Simmons
Join Date: Jun 2005
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Re: Thoughts on Barking (Track by Track)
Originally Posted by cacophony View Post
but just to use a sacred cow as an example, STITI was innovative. yes yes yes, you can point to all kinds of musicians sharing the landscape that were moving in a similar direction, but UW crafted a sound that was distinctly different and more evolved than their previous release and they packaged it with an intelligence that superseded their contemporaries.
That's all I was saying. I don't expect every band to do that with every release but when a band has, and doesn't? It's a bit of a letdown, even though it's like trying to bottle lightning.