And those lyrics! Here are some samples
|Getting over overhanging trees|
Let them rape the forest
|Does a lamb cry out before we shoot it dead|
|As one with the knowledge and magic of the source|
Attuned to the majesty of music
They marched as one with earth
It comes with the requisite 'special label' as nothing screams class like a 'special label'
I once saw a DJ copy of this record in the used bin. Someone had written on the cover 'Do Not Play - Boring.' It was selling for more than one with a clean cover
Yes wasn't my favorite of the progressive bands. That honor probably belongs to King Crimson, Gentle Giant or (Peter Gabriel Era only) Genesis. For the unfamiliar, Yes is probably a good place to start.
Since I wrote this, I've actually listened to it all the way through a few times. I'm finding it hard to put down. Who knew. I started making fun of it an now I'm digging it. Just make sure your woofers are in good shape. There are a lot of high ends in this. Without good base to offset them, the results will sound shrill.