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1985 clash: Power Windows or Misplaced Childhood?


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Poll: 1985 clash: Power Windows or Misplaced Childhood? (23 member(s) have cast votes)

1985 clash: Power Windows or Misplaced Childhood?

  1. Rush - Power Windows (18 votes [78.26%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 78.26%

  2. Marillion - Misplaced Childhood (5 votes [21.74%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 21.74%

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#1 Texas King

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 02:51 PM

Which way to go here?
I have to go with Misplaced Childhood all the way!

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 03:16 PM

I don't like Marillion, neither the Gabriel-era Genesis rip-off period nor the boring dad prog phase. Power Windows without hesitation.

Edited by treeduck, 02 November 2017 - 03:16 PM.


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Posted 02 November 2017 - 03:20 PM

I loved Misplaced Childhood when it first came out, but now find it boring as hell and haven't listened to it in its entirety in years.  It just comes across as depressing to me now.

Power Windows is an album that has grown on me upon each listen (after my initial disinterest in it) and is probably my favorite post Moving Pictures Rush album.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 03:29 PM

Probably the easiest poll I've voted on since I don't like any Marillion.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 05:00 PM

Never heard of Marillion until I joined this forum. Still have no clue who they are or where they came from. For all I know the people on this site made them up lol.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 06:59 PM

Windows by a nose. But if were talking 1987 Clutching over HYF in a heartbeat.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 07:00 PM

View Posttreeduck, on 02 November 2017 - 03:16 PM, said:

I don't like Marillion, neither the Gabriel-era Genesis rip-off period nor the boring dad prog phase. Power Windows without hesitation.

Fish is going to come over to your house, get you drunk then steal your wife and dump her only to experience the pain of heartbreak. And write a concept album about it.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 07:01 PM

View PostJ2112YYZ, on 02 November 2017 - 05:00 PM, said:

Never heard of Marillion until I joined this forum. Still have no clue who they are or where they came from. For all I know the people on this site made them up lol.

Aylesbury.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 07:15 PM

View PostDigital Dad, on 02 November 2017 - 07:00 PM, said:

View Posttreeduck, on 02 November 2017 - 03:16 PM, said:

I don't like Marillion, neither the Gabriel-era Genesis rip-off period nor the boring dad prog phase. Power Windows without hesitation.

Fish is going to come over to your house, get you drunk then steal your wife and dump her only to experience the pain of heartbreak. And write a concept album about it.
If I had a wife.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 10:37 PM

I was a big fan of PW.   My vote.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 11:12 PM

I don't doubt I could get into Marillion, but I do doubt their ability to top a masterpiece like PoW.

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Posted 03 November 2017 - 04:41 AM

Easy. PoW is my leaset favourite Rush Album (along with HYF) and I like Fish-era Marillion, so defo Misplaced Childhood

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Posted 05 November 2017 - 11:11 AM

I really like Power Windows so its an easy vote for me.  With songs like Big Money, Grand Designs, Mystic Rythms, Manhattan Project, Marathon & Middletown Dreams how can you vote against it?  For me its one of Rush's best.

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Posted 08 November 2017 - 11:19 PM

Marillion bores me.

Windows of Power.

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 12:48 PM

Power Windows




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