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Old 10-23-2010, 10:08 PM
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There is no way in hell you can call any GWAR album a rock opera and not Seventh Son.

I really see no difference between a concept album and a rock opera, if a concept album can be an album that tells a story, where every song relates to said story.
Beyond Hell is definetely a rock opera.

Concept Album- an album that is "unified by a theme, which can be instrumental, compositional, narrative, or lyrical.

Rock Opera- a work of rock music that presents a storyline told over multiple parts, songs or sections in the manner of opera.
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Old 10-23-2010, 10:27 PM
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Beyond Hell is definetely a rock opera.

Concept Album- an album that is "unified by a theme, which can be instrumental, compositional, narrative, or lyrical.

Rock Opera- a work of rock music that presents a storyline told over multiple parts, songs or sections in the manner of opera.
So how is Seventh Son not a rock opera by that definition?
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Old 10-24-2010, 09:00 AM
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Little bit of confusion here between "concept album" and "rock opera", I think...

'The Human Equation' (Ayreon) is a rock opera. 'Seventh Son of a Seventh Son' is not.
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Old 10-24-2010, 12:52 PM
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Old 10-24-2010, 02:13 PM
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I guess you can bring up the concept album argument again but I dont really care anymore.

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Old 10-24-2010, 02:43 PM
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I dont care about the difference between rock opera and concept album, since a rock opera is a concpet album by definition anyway as its an album of music unified by a commn theme, being a narrative. Thusly, these are my current favorite concept albums.
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