Steven Wilson The Raven That Refused to Sing
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VanSchuldiner
April 4th 2013


659 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

only heard bonobo and it ruled ...gonna check the knife tonight and others pretty soon

CaptainDooRight
April 4th 2013


30252 Comments


I can def hear the influence JT but they actually stole riffz, that's ghey but I know it happens quite a bit and I'm assuming sometimes un-intentionally i.e. death riffs and camel riffs

KILL
April 4th 2013


72131 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0 | Sound Off

ozric tentacles are the ultimate gong rip off

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JamieTwort
Contributing Reviewer
April 4th 2013


21453 Comments


Agreed and they rule.

CaptainDooRight
April 4th 2013


30252 Comments


same ozric is awesome, I have like 88 of their 2,000 albums

JamieTwort
Contributing Reviewer
April 4th 2013


21453 Comments


lol yeah their discog is huge. Become the Other, Erpland and Aboresence are the best from the ones I've heard.

CaptainDooRight
April 4th 2013


30252 Comments


I haven't jammed them in month, I'll have to spin those and others again sometime.

OmairSh
April 5th 2013


11922 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Ozrics rhythm section is fantastic

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doctorrandrup
April 9th 2013


1 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

Very well-written review, and I agree, this is definately the best Steven Wilson album (so far).

Just a couple of things you could have mentioned though ...
As the 'band' also say themselves, one of the reasons, the dynamics between the instruments are so great on this album, is due to the fact that these guys have played together since the Grace for Drowning Tour. You can really hear this on both Luminol and at the end of Driving Home.

Marco Minneman and Gunthrie Govan also does a side project together (which I encourage everyone here to check out), called "The Aristocrats": http://the-aristocrats-band.com/news/free-download-of-sweaty-knockers/

You have some excellent reviews of some of the tracks, so why not make it complete with a review of the masterpiece ending track, that is The Raven that refused to sing



OmairSh
April 9th 2013


11922 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Wow a 5. I'm thinking about dropping my rating, hardly ever listen to this

BigPleb
May 1st 2013


37588 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Zzzzzzzzzzz

DamnVanne
May 1st 2013


1793 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

All the flute/sax parts are golden. The clear highlights from a pretty great album.

DrHouseSchuldiner
May 1st 2013


5643 Comments


Still my Aoty omg!

RikRoach7
May 8th 2013


131 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Musicianship and atmosphere are incredible on this one.

DrHouseSchuldiner
May 8th 2013


5643 Comments


Agreed

OmairSh
May 8th 2013


11922 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Hahaha he is a workaholic though

DrHouseSchuldiner
May 8th 2013


5643 Comments


Lol,base : )

DrHouseSchuldiner
May 9th 2013


5643 Comments


You need to clear away
all the jetsam in your brain
And face the truth
Well love can make amends
While the darkness always ends
You're still alone
So drive home

MikeC26
May 9th 2013


3202 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

He strums the chords with less than grace

MikeC26
May 9th 2013


3202 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

SONGS WE ALL KNOW!



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