JohnnyBlaze, on 27 September 2020 - 01:24 AM, said:
treeduck, on 27 September 2020 - 01:20 AM, said:
JohnnyBlaze, on 27 September 2020 - 12:53 AM, said:
Entre_Perpetuo, on 27 September 2020 - 12:40 AM, said:
The answer is definitely RTB by the way. Not worthless, but nothing I would say is wholeheartedly great, plus a bonus of a side two along through such annoying numbers as Heresy, Neurotica, and You Bet Your Life. Ghost Of A Chance isn't even that good either.
None of the albums are worthless to me...but a couple of them are trying to be
Neurotica and YBYL are on my top 10 Dislike list.
Ghost of a Chance nearly sinks in quicksand if it weren’t for Lifeson’s solo.
Neurotica has a really good guitar solo though. It's fierce!
It’s not enough to save it. It’s on my list!
The thing about Roll the Bones it's kind of like RUSH's AOR album, like their stab at being Journey. That might a reason right there to hate it, I kind of like that aspect actually, but there's bad things too, bad juju like the Roll the Bones rap, and the Rupert Hine production (though it's better than the eggbox production of Presto), Heresy and the whole cold war repetitive babble, all those wasted years and all those wasted minutes listening to it! Then you have You Bet Your Life with it's dance floor pseudo-new wave opening riff and the other rap anarchistreactionaryrunningdogrevisionist