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Gates of Tomorrow

Discussion in 'Dance Of Death' started by Anonymous, Sep 18, 2003.

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How good is Gates of Tomorrow on a scale of 1-10?

  1. 10

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  2. 9

    6.7%
  3. 8

    10.0%
  4. 7

    26.7%
  5. 6

    20.0%
  6. 5

    13.3%
  7. 4

    10.0%
  8. 3

    3.3%
  9. 2

    6.7%
  10. 1

    3.3%
  1. The Mid-Distance Runner

    The Mid-Distance Runner Climb like a lemur!!

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    I adhere wholeheartedly to mckindog's review so rather than copy and paste it will say I have never tired of listening to this one.

    8.
     
  2. Black Thunder

    Black Thunder Ancient Mariner

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    I don't like this one. Only solo saves it from 1.

    3.
     
  3. Albie

    Albie Keeping an open eye on the Weeping Angels.

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    I sort of agree with Jupz saying its a filler, but it's not that bad. 6/10
     
  4. Donner

    Donner Ancient Mariner

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    4/10 I don't think there's anything terribly bad about this song (except for Bruce sounding eerily similar to Axl Rose in the chorus) but there's also nothing exceptional in any way about it either.  It also sadly features one of Janick's most pointless studio solos.  Pure filler song.
     
  5. Abas

    Abas Trooper

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    My thoughts summed up in 2 sentences

    - I like the bass at the beginning
    - Though a filler, it's not as good as other songs considered as "fillers"


    Still gets a 6/10 from me
     
  6. Cosmiceddie

    Cosmiceddie Back From The Edge

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    'New Frontier', 'Wildest Dreams' and 'Journeyman' are what I call fillers. 'Gates Of Tomorrow' (9/10) is one of the best songs from the album, owing to great vocal lines.
     
  7. Night Prowler

    Night Prowler ɹǝlʍoɹԀ ʇɥƃᴉN Staff Member

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    Lord Of The Flies, Part 2. Really annoying song with an awful chorus. IMO the worst song of the reunion era. It gets 4/10 because it's catchy...
     
  8. Unknown One

    Unknown One I see the ghost of navigators.

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    Not that horrible of a song, but not that great either. I like the (quite catchy) chorus, and the solos are pretty good too. The intro riff isn't that bad either, but I can't really give it above a 6. It is the best of the "filler" songs though.
     
  9. Taker

    Taker Cannon Fodder

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    6/10... I have never been much of a fan of this tune. Bruce's vocal is bothersome, although I don't mind the lyrics. Cool intro, but it all goes downhill for me from there. Regularly skipped over...
     
  10. Mosh

    Mosh The years just pass like trains Staff Member

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    This is the weakest song on the album. It's ok but there isn't anything that makes me want to go listen to it. 5/10
     
  11. Jeffmetal

    Jeffmetal Ancient Mariner

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    9. I love this song! Underrated; the Uriah Heep vibe and the doubled vocals 'a la' David Byron are very appealing. Great verse, pre chorus, chorus and solo/instrumental section. Bruce and Janick kill on this (kinda obvious). :edmetal:
     
  12. Chartwell

    Chartwell Trooper

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    Agree entirely. 9 from me too. Currently in my top 22 Maiden songs of all time (as measured by my fav Maidens playlist on my iPod).
     
  13. Wyrdskein

    Wyrdskein Invader

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    Agree with Jeffmetal. 8/10.
     
  14. national acrobat

    national acrobat Ancient Mariner

    Worst song on the album, and the vocals are on the whole not kind to the ears. Other than that, it's bordering on forgettable. 2/10
     
  15. Vap

    Vap Ancient Mariner

    7/10. It's okay, not bad. Chorus is really good.
     
  16. Dr. Eddies Wingman

    Dr. Eddies Wingman Brighter than thousand_suns

    Wow. Every score from 2 to 9. Opinions are really divided here.
     
  17. Forostar

    Forostar Conjure the Death Star again

    Yep. Two third is rather positive (6-10) than negative (1-5), though. That is, according to how I see those rankings. ;)
     
  18. Habberdasher

    Habberdasher Trooper

    I'm not sure if I've actually listened to this song in about 5 years before I did right before voting. I give it a 5. After the very bland opening and 1st verse the song does gain a lot of momentum.
     
  19. Fugazi

    Fugazi Alchemist

    7/10, A good song, catchy tune.
     
  20. The Flash

    The Flash Dennis Wilcock did 9/11

    Re: Daily Song: Gates of Tomorrow

    This, excpet my rating is 8/10.
     

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