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Poll: Grace Under Pressure VS Power Windows (82 member(s) have cast votes)

Grace Under Pressure VS Power Windows

  1. Grace Under Pressure (42 votes [51.22%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 51.22%

  2. Power Windows (40 votes [48.78%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 48.78%

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#41 KennyLee

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Posted 05 August 2014 - 11:32 AM

View PostSegue Myles, on 05 August 2014 - 11:22 AM, said:

Glad they both have equal number of votes!

:yes:

Both getting proper love.

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#42 Segue Myles

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Posted 05 August 2014 - 11:40 AM

View PostKennyLee, on 05 August 2014 - 11:32 AM, said:

View PostSegue Myles, on 05 August 2014 - 11:22 AM, said:

Glad they both have equal number of votes!

:yes:

Both getting proper love.

Hold the phone...Did we just...I dunno...agree on something?

Haha

#43 Pars123

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Posted 05 August 2014 - 04:57 PM

View PostSegue Myles, on 05 August 2014 - 11:40 AM, said:

View PostKennyLee, on 05 August 2014 - 11:32 AM, said:

View PostSegue Myles, on 05 August 2014 - 11:22 AM, said:

Glad they both have equal number of votes!

:yes:

Both getting proper love.

Hold the phone...Did we just...I dunno...agree on something?

Haha
ITS A MIRACLE! :D

#44 Segue Myles

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 04:59 AM

View PostPars123, on 05 August 2014 - 04:57 PM, said:

View PostSegue Myles, on 05 August 2014 - 11:40 AM, said:

View PostKennyLee, on 05 August 2014 - 11:32 AM, said:

View PostSegue Myles, on 05 August 2014 - 11:22 AM, said:

Glad they both have equal number of votes!

:yes:

Both getting proper love.

Hold the phone...Did we just...I dunno...agree on something?

Haha
ITS A MIRACLE! :D

OH SWEET MIRACLE

#45 KennyLee

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 07:26 AM

View PostSegue Myles, on 06 August 2014 - 04:59 AM, said:

View PostPars123, on 05 August 2014 - 04:57 PM, said:

View PostSegue Myles, on 05 August 2014 - 11:40 AM, said:

View PostKennyLee, on 05 August 2014 - 11:32 AM, said:

View PostSegue Myles, on 05 August 2014 - 11:22 AM, said:

Glad they both have equal number of votes!

:yes:

Both getting proper love.

Hold the phone...Did we just...I dunno...agree on something?

Haha
ITS A MIRACLE! :D

OH SWEET MIRACLE

Is it? I'm pretty agreeable... unless you cross Hemispheres. Then?

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But I'm pretty easy going otherwise.  :huh:

#46 len(songs)

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 10:42 AM

This is much closer than I would have expected...

#47 Segue Myles

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 11:06 AM

View PostKennyLee, on 06 August 2014 - 07:26 AM, said:

View PostSegue Myles, on 06 August 2014 - 04:59 AM, said:

View PostPars123, on 05 August 2014 - 04:57 PM, said:

View PostSegue Myles, on 05 August 2014 - 11:40 AM, said:

View PostKennyLee, on 05 August 2014 - 11:32 AM, said:

View PostSegue Myles, on 05 August 2014 - 11:22 AM, said:

Glad they both have equal number of votes!

:yes:

Both getting proper love.

Hold the phone...Did we just...I dunno...agree on something?

Haha
ITS A MIRACLE! :D

OH SWEET MIRACLE

Is it? I'm pretty agreeable... unless you cross Hemispheres. Then?

Posted Image

But I'm pretty easy going otherwise.  :huh:

Hemispheres is getting better and better...

#48 NaturalHemisphereGarden

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 11:09 AM

Power Windows, because it has so many classics like Manhattan Project, Marathon, Territories, and Middletown Dreams.

#49 Segue Myles

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 12:04 PM

Marathon is such a great song it could make even RTB a top five album...

...that song is a Sex Hot Classic.

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Posted 07 August 2014 - 03:48 PM

View PostSpaghetti Lee, on 02 August 2014 - 10:21 PM, said:

Power Windows accomplished the amazing.  Take a HORRIBLE choice in direction (80's sounding Casio keys-based "Tears for Fears" wannabe music) and actually make it GREAT and make it WORK!!!


I kinda liked the "Casio" keys .

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Posted 07 August 2014 - 11:42 PM

I'm surprised this thread is so close.

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 10:06 PM

Grace Under Pressure is an excellent album but I like Power Windows even more.  Voted for Power Windows - but thats a compliment to Power Windows, not a knock on Grace.

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 10:27 PM

I went with Grace Under Pressure. To me Power Windows sounds too over produced specially with the keyboards.


:finbar: this is how I see it!

Distant Early Warnings = The Big Money
Afterimage > Grand Design
Red Sector A > Manhattan Project
The Enemy Within < Marathon
The Body Electric < Territories
Kid Gloves = Middletown Dreams
Red Lenses > Emotion Detector
Between the Wheels > Mystic Rhythms

So you see GUP wins out by two points. But I Love them both pretty much the same!

#54 len(songs)

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 10:58 PM

DEW > The Big Money
Afterimage < Grand Designs
Red Sector A < Manhattan Project
The Enemy Within = Marathon
The Body Electric = Territories
Kid Gloves < Middletown Dreams
Red Lenses > Emotion Detector
Between The Wheels > Mystic Rhythms

If you put it this way, they're equal. But if you look at my rankings P/G is #4 while PoW is #6, so I'm going by that.

Edited by len(songs), 31 August 2014 - 10:59 PM.


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Posted 01 September 2014 - 08:32 AM

I chose Power Windows, but like others have posted it's such a close call.

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Posted 06 January 2018 - 12:22 PM

Marathon is my fave song from either album, but P/G is just overall stronger to my ears.

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Posted 06 January 2018 - 01:08 PM

Changed my vote, and I was surprised that I had voted for Power Windows.  I guess that shows how well these albums match up.  Right now, here's how I'd rank them track by track...

DEW > Big Money
Afterimage = Grand Designs
Red Sector A > Manhattan Project
Enemy Within > Marathon
Body Electric > Territories
Kid Gloves = Middletown Dreams
Red Lenses < Emotion Detector
Between the Wheels < Mystic Rhythms

GUP wins 6-4 in a split decision.

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Posted 06 January 2018 - 09:16 PM

P/G has weak production and a couple of slightly shoddy tracks. PoW is consistently awesome, every track holding to the same high standard, and the production is miles ahead of GuP.

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Posted 06 January 2018 - 09:46 PM

PW is my least favorite of the 80s albums.

P/G is terrific.




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