Thread: Mike Portnoy
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Old 08-02-2005, 03:18 AM
MaxRoach MaxRoach is offline
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Default Re: Mike Pourtnoy

Originally Posted by Stu_Strib
I've never really gotten Pornoy. Its probably more a 'taste' issue with me. Also, as a fusion purist, I don't really get into the rockprogification (my word) of fusion. In otherwords, bands that incorporate fusion elements and chops, but try to make it somehow more standard rock sounding, to appeal to a broader listening audience. For me, its all or nothing. Either you are a rock band or you are a fusion band. The inbetween stuff is just really neither of each.
What do you think fusion is? You could argue that "prog" is fusion as well...fusion is just the "fusion" of styles.
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