Jump to content


Hemispheres or Natural Science?


  • Please log in to reply
18 replies to this topic

Poll: Hemispheres or Natural Science? (36 member(s) have cast votes)

Hemispheres or Natural Science?

  1. Cygnus X-1 II: Hemispheres (13 votes [36.11%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 36.11%

  2. Natural Science (23 votes [63.89%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 63.89%

Vote Guests cannot vote

#1 Texas King

Texas King

    Rushaholic

  • Members
  • 1776 posts
  • Gender:Male

Posted 12 May 2018 - 03:49 PM

Popularity contest between these two epic songs.
You'll give your vote to?

Sponsored Post

#2 Lucas

Lucas

    Leave That Wrench Alone

  • Members
  • 11747 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:NJ

Posted 12 May 2018 - 04:09 PM

Tough one .. But I give Book II the nod because a) there's more of it and b) the I have memory and awareness part might be my all time favorite Rush moment

#3 treeduck

treeduck

    Tenacious T

  • Members *
  • 86906 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Manchester, England

Posted 12 May 2018 - 04:11 PM

Hemispheres by a country mil(l)e(nnium)!

#4 librarian

librarian

    Aquarian Librarian

  • Members
  • 5854 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:The Land of Jimmy Sturr

Posted 12 May 2018 - 05:58 PM

Both good but I like natural science more....

#5 Mosher

Mosher

    Prime Mover

  • Members *
  • 745 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Ottawa
  • Interests:Geography, music, basketball, philosophy, fantasy, writing, world-building

Posted 12 May 2018 - 08:21 PM

Brutal.

I love both, but the win goes to Natural Science. It spends more time in my Rush top five than any other song.

#6 Fridge

Fridge

    The Freezable Fridgeâ„¢

  • Members *
  • 10040 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Aberdeenshire, Scotland
  • Interests:Being a covers band hack
    hillwalking
    Just about anything in the great outdoors

Posted 13 May 2018 - 09:34 AM

Hemispheres...NS is one of their best, but Hemispheres IS the best.

#7 custom55

custom55

    The God Of Balance

  • Members
  • 6629 posts
  • Gender:Not Telling
  • Location:Nutley, NJ
  • Interests:Snowboarding & Retirement.

    On deck shows:

    Dead & Co. - June
    Foo Fighters - Jul
    Chris Robinson Brotherhood - Jul
    Brian Wilson - Dec

Posted 13 May 2018 - 10:49 AM

A snowboard company makes a very expensive board called the Cygnus X-1.   You know where my vote goes.

Posted Image

Edited by custom55, 13 May 2018 - 10:49 AM.


#8 treeduck

treeduck

    Tenacious T

  • Members *
  • 86906 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Manchester, England

Posted 13 May 2018 - 01:10 PM

I notice all the trendy new wave freaks, all sporting a bleached blonde quiff hairstyle voted for Natural Science. Damn trendies!

#9 Digital Dad

Digital Dad

    The Dad Abides

  • Members
  • 10393 posts
  • Gender:Male

Posted 13 May 2018 - 02:40 PM

NatSci is absolutely perfect. My favorite Rush song with words.

Hemi is a tad too long and repetitive.

#10 HemiBeers

HemiBeers

    The Professor

  • Members
  • 4291 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:kalamazoo, mi
  • Interests:playfully annoying on the verge of inappropriate.

Posted 13 May 2018 - 04:40 PM

I hate polls where it's hard to shit on the other alternative.

#11 Texas King

Texas King

    Rushaholic

  • Members
  • 1776 posts
  • Gender:Male

Posted 13 May 2018 - 04:48 PM

View PostDigital Dad, on 13 May 2018 - 02:40 PM, said:


Hemi is a tad too long and repetitive.

I always thought that. The most progressive Rush song is very good, but not perfect to me, repetitiveness drags it down a bit.

#12 NewWorldScott

NewWorldScott

    Restless Young Rushmantic

  • Members
  • 76 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Chicago, Illinois

Posted 13 May 2018 - 08:30 PM

Although they are both awesome songs, I can easily pick "Natural Science" for this one. It's a Top 5 Rush song for me, and has some of my favorite fills and lyrics in Rush history.

#13 Digital Dad

Digital Dad

    The Dad Abides

  • Members
  • 10393 posts
  • Gender:Male

Posted 13 May 2018 - 10:46 PM

 HemiBeers, on 13 May 2018 - 04:40 PM, said:

I hate polls where it's hard to shit on the other alternative.

Over on Maidenforums theres currently a Build A Band poll and for guitarist its down to Alex and Tony Iommi. Had to vote Lerxst but Tony is a  rock giant.

#14 Entre_Perpetuo

Entre_Perpetuo

    Queenmaster

  • Members
  • 4634 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:The Solar Federation
  • Interests:Music, architecture, and childhood hobbies.

Posted 14 May 2018 - 07:58 AM

Nat-Sci, easy

#15 rocket ignites

rocket ignites

    The God Of Balance

  • Members
  • 6046 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Duluth, MN
  • Interests:Poker. Minnesota Vikings/Twins/T-Wolves. Being a glass half-full advocate for post 1982 Rush.

Posted 14 May 2018 - 01:33 PM

Natural Science is perfection.  Hem comes up a tad short...but it's still greatness.

#16 pjbear05

pjbear05

    Rushaholic

  • Members *
  • 1859 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Pembroke Pines, FL
  • Interests:Beer and music.

Posted 15 May 2018 - 08:07 AM

Natural Science.  Such great guitar work.  I've often envisioned Alex breaking out the 1275 for this one.

#17 goose

goose

    Honkin' in Nevada

  • Members *
  • 57468 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Sierra Nevada foothills, East Slope
  • Interests:Comical conies

Posted 15 May 2018 - 09:34 PM

Natty Sci is more consistent and gets my vote.

#18 Gompers

Gompers

    10,000 posts, and I got nothin'

  • Members *
  • 17200 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Right here!
  • Interests:Jaywalking. Not smoking meth. Selling my air guitars on eBay. Cooking Chinese and Italians. Giving blood so I can get drunk faster. Being a stickler for detale.

Posted 15 May 2018 - 11:37 PM

The epicness of Hemi does it. NatSci is great but too short.

#19 Mike Check

Mike Check

    The Seeker

  • Members *
  • 397 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:New World mid-west
  • Interests:Reading, animals, Sci-Fi, music, and family

Posted 17 May 2018 - 07:32 PM

Hemispheres always




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users