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Roger Waters - Is This The Life We Really Want?

Postby The Milkman » Sun Mar 26, 2017 10:51 pm

Is anyone else looking forward to this release? My gut is telling me it's going to be amazing!

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Postby TheHero » Mon Mar 27, 2017 1:04 am

Yes, will be good!


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Re: Roger Waters - Is This The Life We Really Want?

Postby soxtalon » Mon Mar 27, 2017 6:30 pm

Definitely looking forward to it...Just went through his solo work. I have a feeling this could be his best. It seems he's an artist who would do well with age....

I always thought he did better with GIlmour and co. than without...the rest of the band seemed to give him a bit of a needed focus. He seems to have mellowed a bit and it might be for the better. I can't wait to see!


And I can't wait to see him in concert in September :)
 
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Postby bigV » Wed Mar 29, 2017 1:02 pm

Look at my status on the board (the text in the white space under my avatar).

What do you reckon? Am I looking forward to it?

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Re: Roger Waters - Is This The Life We Really Want?

Postby The Milkman » Sat Apr 15, 2017 11:32 pm

What is the deal with this album? I keep checking for the pre-order and can't find it on Amazon or iTunes. Checked out his site and it just says coming soon. May 19th is just around the corner so I hope it's not getting delayed.
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Re: Roger Waters - Is This The Life We Really Want?

Postby The Milkman » Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:31 am

Yep, it's delayed! Now the release date is June 2nd.
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Re: Roger Waters - Is This The Life We Really Want?

Postby The Milkman » Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:33 am

Roger Waters, ‘Is This the Life We Really Want?’ Track Listing
1. “When We Were Young”
2. “Déjà Vu”
3. “The Last Refugee”
4. “Picture That”
5. “Broken Bones”
6. “Is This the Life We Really Want?”
7. “Bird in a Gale”
8. “The Most Beautiful Girl”
9. “Smell the Roses”
10. “Wait for Her”
11. “Oceans Apart”
12. “Part of Me Died”
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Re: Roger Waters - Is This The Life We Really Want?

Postby The Milkman » Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:56 pm

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Re: Roger Waters - Is This The Life We Really Want?

Postby The Milkman » Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:59 pm

Anyone else hear a little "Have A Cigar" in this one?
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Re: Roger Waters - Is This The Life We Really Want?

Postby soxtalon » Fri Apr 21, 2017 5:52 pm

First thing I thought. I dug it - Typical Waters middle section that goes a bit off rambling - but all in all a decent track (after one listen)
 
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Re: Roger Waters - Is This The Life We Really Want?

Postby The Milkman » Fri Apr 21, 2017 6:20 pm

I really like it. IMO it's the most Floyd sounding Waters song.
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Postby soxtalon » Sun Apr 23, 2017 12:51 am

^ I'd agree there. It was certainly his most accessible song since the Tide Is Turning...
 
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