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The Last 8: Hold Your Fire to Clockwork Angels


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Poll: The Last 8: Hold Your Fire to Clockwork Angels (43 member(s) have cast votes)

Which is the best studio album from Hold Your Fire to Clockwork Angels?

  1. Hold Your Fire (9 votes [20.93%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 20.93%

  2. Presto (2 votes [4.65%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.65%

  3. Roll the Bones (3 votes [6.98%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.98%

  4. Counterparts (5 votes [11.63%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 11.63%

  5. Test for Echo (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  6. Vapor Trails (3 votes [6.98%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.98%

  7. Snakes and Arrows (3 votes [6.98%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.98%

  8. Clockwork Angels (18 votes [41.86%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 41.86%

Which is the worst studio album from Hold Your Fire to Clockwork Angels?

  1. Hold Your Fire (4 votes [9.30%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 9.30%

  2. Presto (2 votes [4.65%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.65%

  3. Roll the Bones (7 votes [16.28%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 16.28%

  4. Counterparts (3 votes [6.98%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.98%

  5. Test for Echo (12 votes [27.91%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 27.91%

  6. Vapor Trails (7 votes [16.28%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 16.28%

  7. Snakes and Arrows (5 votes [11.63%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 11.63%

  8. Clockwork Angels (3 votes [6.98%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.98%

On a scale from 1 to 10 (‘10’ being perfect), which ones would you give a perfect 10?

  1. Hold Your Fire (7 votes [12.28%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 12.28%

  2. Presto (2 votes [3.51%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.51%

  3. Roll the Bones (3 votes [5.26%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 5.26%

  4. Counterparts (3 votes [5.26%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 5.26%

  5. Test for Echo (1 votes [1.75%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.75%

  6. Vapor Trails (2 votes [3.51%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.51%

  7. Snakes and Arrows (1 votes [1.75%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.75%

  8. Clockwork Angels (11 votes [19.30%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 19.30%

  9. (none) (27 votes [47.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 47.37%

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#21 Mosher

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 08:47 AM

I don't just hand out tens, if any album ever has a track that I don't really love, the album can't get a perfect ten from me. Some of these are among my favorite Rush albums, but not one is a ten. There are a lot of tracks that get tens though, throughout.

CA was the way to exit, so kudos to Rush on a stellar career and an unusually stellar final note.

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#22 NewWorldScott

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Posted 13 May 2018 - 08:51 PM

Best: Counterparts
Worst: Roll the Bones
No perfect (10) albums. But a few really good ones, that's for sure.

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 08:18 AM

Best: S & A
Worst:  Hold yer Flatulence

No 10's. None of them even close.

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 07:35 PM

Best, CA, gets a 10...the only one, though I'll give VT a 9

Worst:   Neil's Little Book of Sermons, though in a different day it could be the Tin album

Edited by laughedatbytime, 15 May 2018 - 07:36 PM.


#25 red_alert

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 08:10 PM

Best: Presto

Worst: Roll the Bones

Presto is probably a 9 for me, because Presto, Anagram, and Hand Over Fist aren't as good as the other tracks.

RTB is worst because all of the other albums have at least two 10/10 songs, while only Ghost of a Chance is a 10 for me from RTB.

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 09:30 PM

View Postred_alert, on 15 May 2018 - 08:10 PM, said:

Best: Presto

Worst: Roll the Bones

Presto is probably a 9 for me, because Presto, Anagram, and Hand Over Fist aren't as good as the other tracks.

RTB is worst because all of the other albums have at least two 10/10 songs, while only Ghost of a Chance is a 10 for me from RTB.
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