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The Trilogy album is underrated, in my opinion. I actually prefer it to Marching Out, because the vocal songs are a little better developed, and especially because of the "Trilogy Suite," which to me is the best thing that Yngwie has ever done. If I were to play one piece to introduce Yngwie to newbs, that would be it.

It was all pretty much downhill after that, apart from the concerto.

BTW, I'm not sure the donuts were a sometimes thing back then, it's just that the cocaine was an all-the-time thing. :lol:
 

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Was awesome? Perpetual flame is an awesome album, and there is a new one I haven't checked out yet.
Nothing Ripper Owens has ever been on is Awesome. Bring back Mark Boals, or better yet Joe Lynn Turner!!
 

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I could not agree more, damn did I play the crap out of this cassette tape and I loved the vocals on the album.

The Trilogy album is underrated, in my opinion. I actually prefer it to Marching Out, because the vocal songs are a little better developed, and especially because of the "Trilogy Suite," which to me is the best thing that Yngwie has ever done. If I were to play one piece to introduce Yngwie to newbs, that would be it.

It was all pretty much downhill after that, apart from the concerto.

BTW, I'm not sure the donuts were a sometimes thing back then, it's just that the cocaine was an all-the-time thing. :lol:
 

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I think the first three albums are the only ones that sound like he actually cared and tried to push the envelope. My personal favorite is Marching Out. It just brings back a lot of good memories and I started to play shortly after it was released. The rest just seem like he mailed it in and he was already way too much into himself to care or think others were doing it better than him such as Gilbert, Moore, MacAlpine, etc.
 

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Alchemy is another pretty decent one, although I may just have a soft spot for it as it was the first Yngwie album I heard.



 

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I like the "Rising Force" and "Marching Out" albums, then he loses me. "Trilogy" has some moments, as does "Odyssey", but by the time Goran joins the band, it's unlistenable.
This.

From "Eclipse" onwards I just lost all interest in what he was doing. I don't know if it's due to Goran, or maybe the Johansson's leaving. But it just got boring to listen to.
 
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