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Old 04-25-2008, 07:49 PM   #11 (permalink)
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ELO are great. Listen and enjoy. Its not to everyones taste. But what is...

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Old 04-27-2008, 05:01 PM   #12 (permalink)
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My favourite album is Discovery. Most of their output after 1981 was below par.
There is no bad song on Discovery. A New World Record and Face the Music are also two great albums from ELO.

ELO rocks!

Songs to look up:

Mr. Blue Sky
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and like jackhammer said, any song on Discovery.
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Old 04-28-2008, 03:43 AM   #13 (permalink)
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holy god I had never heard Fire on High before. Scariest intro ever especially backwards.
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Old 06-09-2008, 01:17 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Check out the Eldorado album, lots of great prog elements
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Old 06-12-2008, 07:58 PM   #15 (permalink)
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I grew up with ELO, I bought Eldorado when it came out and was very impressed with the whole album, and then I bought A New World Record when it was released and again I really enjoyed the unique sound Jeff Lynne's band had produced. These would be my 2 choices of their best work IMO. I do have them both on CD now and their greatest hits compilation as well.
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Old 12-16-2008, 04:07 PM   #16 (permalink)
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If you like ELO, check out Jeff Lynn's band from the Sixties, "The Idle Race" were something else
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Old 12-22-2008, 02:57 AM   #17 (permalink)
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My father told me about ELO, now I really like them. Dont Bring Me Down and Four Little Diamonds are my favourite songs.
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Old 12-23-2008, 03:31 AM   #18 (permalink)
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"Eldorado", "On The Third Day" and "Time" are imo the best
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Old 12-26-2008, 01:32 PM   #19 (permalink)
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ELO's some good **** to me. My favorite song would probably be Strange Magic. It's so... magical.
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Another group I like a lot, but just haven't had the opportunity to properly get into them. Evil Woman is one of my favourite ever songs.
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