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Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage
"Sirens"
74%
 74% [ 14 ]
"Holocaust"
16%
 16% [ 3 ]
"I Believe"
0%
 0% [ 0 ]
"Rage"
0%
 0% [ 0 ]
"On the Run"
0%
 0% [ 0 ]
"Twisted Little Sister"
0%
 0% [ 0 ]
"Living for the Night"
5%
 5% [ 1 ]
"Scream Murder"
0%
 0% [ 0 ]
"Out On The Street"
5%
 5% [ 1 ]
Total Votes : 19
 

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James B.
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PostSubject: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Thu Dec 06, 2018 9:23 pm

Debut from Savatage, the poll is the songs on the original release.
USA COVER

UK COVER


Released: April 11, 1983 (US) & November 1, 1983 (UK)
Studio: Morrisound Studios in Tampa, Florida, United States
Label: Par Records (US) & Music for Nations (UK)  
Producer: Danny Johnson

SIDE ONE
"Sirens"
"Holocaust"  
"I Believe"  
"Rage"
SIDE TWO
"On the Run"  
"Twisted Little Sister"
"Living for the Night"  
"Scream Murder"
"Out on the Streets"

BONUS TRACKS 1994 CD REISSUE
"Lady in Disguise" (demo)
"The Message" (demo)
BONUS TRACKS 2002 METAL BLADES REISSUE
"Target" (demo)
"Living on the Edge of Time" (demo)
"Untitled Acoustic" (hidden track)
BONUS TRACKS 2011 EAR MUSIC REISSUE
"In the Dream" (acoustic version)

The emergence of the Oliva Brothers, that is if you didn't grow up in the Tampa area or hit that particular circuit during spring break in that time.
I don't own any of the reissue CDS, so they are not part of the poll.  If anyone wants to chime in on those other tunes, go for it.  Always loved the title track live back in the day, but lately my choice is probably, Out In The Streets.

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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Thu Dec 06, 2018 9:48 pm

The whole album is stellar but I'll have to go with the excellent title track.
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Thu Dec 06, 2018 10:25 pm

Sirens. But as 007 said, the entire album smokes headbanger.
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Lari
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:12 am

I love Savatage and that title track is one of their best songs ever. A lot of the 'Tage trademarks like Jon's "ah, ah, aaahhh" screams were first introduced to the world here. And of course it has a massive riff, and some tasty intricate guitar work by Criss.
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Fri Dec 07, 2018 2:24 am

Sirens was the first Savatage song I ever heard, and still my favorite. That song got just about all my friends into Savatage thanks to my killer stereo I had back then.
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Fri Dec 07, 2018 8:29 am

Super album. I picked "Sirens" as well, but the whole album is killer.
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:29 am

The first 3 songs are top-notch. After that it gets very spotty IMHO.
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Fri Dec 07, 2018 10:33 pm

Holocaust!! headbanger headbanger

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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:43 pm

I went with the title track, but "Holocaust" is an extremely close second.
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Sat Dec 08, 2018 2:59 am

nevermore wrote:
Holocaust!! headbanger headbanger


My favorite song by them! headbanger
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Sat Dec 08, 2018 4:43 am

I recently picked up poets and madmen. This one has been missing from my collection eternally.
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Sat Dec 08, 2018 5:06 pm

assault_attack wrote:
nevermore wrote:
Holocaust!! headbanger headbanger


My favorite song by them! headbanger

Mine too!! headbanger
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Sat Dec 08, 2018 10:21 pm

I think I'd have to pick Sirens. It's not just one of their best songs, but one of the best metal songs ever written.
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Sun Dec 09, 2018 1:21 am

All of the above.
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:48 am

You have probably watched this before, A bit of history imho.. Too bad there is not more from this gig in front of "Dream House Sleeper Sofas"



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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:20 am

assault_attack wrote:
You have probably watched this before, A bit of history imho.. Too bad there is not more from this gig in front of "Dream House Sleeper Sofas"





I hadn't seen this before! That kicks ass!! headbanger
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:07 pm

Thanks for the clip headbanger

I am assuming that the bonus tracks on the reissues are underwhelming since nobody commented.

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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:54 pm

James B. wrote:
Thanks for the clip headbanger

I am assuming that the bonus tracks on the reissues are underwhelming since nobody commented.

I have the Silver Anniversary Edition and the bonuses are surprisingly good. I especially love the track Living On The Edge of Time a lot. Jon Oliva's Pain re-recorded it for their Festival CD.

The other bonuses are a slow vocal-driven track called Target which is pretty powerful and could have fit on one of the Gutter Ballet/Streets era CDs, and a hidden track (track #99 on the CD) which I think is called Island of the Kings. It's a short acoustic instrumental.

That Holocaust video a couple of posts above is awesome.
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PostSubject: Re: Favorite Song on Sirens by Savatage   Sun Dec 16, 2018 9:42 am

Sirens > I Believe > Holocaust. These are all fairly bunched up.
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