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Author Topic: Should The Prodigy release another Album?  (Read 863 times)

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Should The Prodigy release another Album? What Direction?

You know, I been thinking about this lately...

Should the boys release another album? Somewhat confused of the messages they've come out with as of late. I'm pretty sure they've said times have changed, EPs from now on... then in another video somewhere or message... we could do another album....

I know they can do it. I want it. I was thinking, as each album has an overall theme... maybe they should go in a Hip Hop theme.... Liam on the beats would kill it in Hip Hop man. Maxim on the mic, damn!

Whatever it is or if it does ever happen. I just think it really needs to be different & more fresh than The Day Is My Enemy... I mean, that record is great! But didn't hit me hard you know. I feel like it more of the dark side of IMD... if that makes sense... look at like this FAT to AONO, AONO to IMD, JILTED to FAT. Each record is very unique... I dunno...

What are your thoughts?
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Re: Should The Prodigy release another Album?
« Reply #1 on: A month ago »
I would love another album. Just takes too damn long.

An EP every couple of years or whatever will have to do.

As to what direction, I don't know. I quite like the trippy, soundscape tunes that get your head all like WTF!!?!



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Re: Should The Prodigy release another Album?
« Reply #2 on: A month ago »
I was thinking of it yesterday, I think it should be like the demo tape what Liam given Keith and given to the bongo players https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zucd0N89KCE

It would be cool and Experimental like some unreleased stuff and some EPs.
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Re: Should The Prodigy release another Album?
« Reply #3 on: A month ago »
Man, who knows.  Liam is as unpredictable as a pregnant woman (Danny you'll know this soon enough).  It sounds like right now they prefer the EP direction, which is fine as long as they deliver.  It's about 2 years since TDIME and no new tunes after saying there would be something soon.  If we are talking 3 years between EP's or 5 -6 between LP's we can wait.  I would guess they role with an EP or 2 and Liam will find enough material down the road for something in a different direction that inspires an LP. 

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Re: Should The Prodigy release another Album?
« Reply #4 on: A month ago »
Yo! It's been awhile, good to be back...

On the new album query, while I'd love a new Prodigy record, I think it's not in the cards, honestly. Liam's too much of a perfectionist and the boys are getting up there in age--I mean, Keith and Maxim are rounding the corner of 50--EPs are the way to go, really.

I feel like the boys are about padding their setlists with bangers more than  campaigning a brand new album and tour. I get the sense that Liam knows his band's place, not just in terms of British music, but music, in general, is more than solidified at this point.  :'(
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Re: Should The Prodigy release another Album?
« Reply #5 on: A month ago »
Yeah I agree Dirtchamber (welcome back mate), the albums take too long as Liam is a perfectionist, which I know is a good thing, as we know we'll get excellent quality tracks, but the wait about 5 years to hear new tracks is for an album is too long, the boys are getting older...so I think EPs are the way to go

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Re: Should The Prodigy release another Album?
« Reply #6 on: A month ago »
An EP every couple of years or whatever will have to do.

Will do but will never happen. An EP once a year can't be that hard for the boys.... I dunno... to me, an EP will take as long as an album... haha. But you know what... I have a feeling an EP is already done & ready for release... just a gut feeling...

As to what direction, I don't know. I quite like the trippy, soundscape tunes that get your head all like WTF!!?!

Been a while since they've done something like that. If they can pull it off, it'll be the best thing ever.

I was thinking of it yesterday, I think it should be like the demo tape what Liam given Keith and given to the bongo players https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zucd0N89KCE

It would be cool and Experimental like some unreleased stuff and some EPs.

They definitely could do an awesome EXP era record again, they'd destroy the scene! But I don't think they boys would do something they've already done before....

Maybe towards end of their careers, some sort of best of & unreleased stuff would definitely happen!

Man, who knows.  Liam is as unpredictable as a pregnant woman (Danny you'll know this soon enough). 

LOL.

It sounds like right now they prefer the EP direction, which is fine as long as they deliver.  It's about 2 years since TDIME and no new tunes after saying there would be something soon.  If we are talking 3 years between EP's or 5 -6 between LP's we can wait.  I would guess they role with an EP or 2 and Liam will find enough material down the road for something in a different direction that inspires an LP. 

This is one of the things I hate. Mix messages or not keeping to a message. Which I understand, things change. But it just seems like things change all the time 99%. Best thing to do is not believe anything until there's an actually News Post on official website & other outlets post the news as well...

I feel like the boys are about padding their setlists with bangers more than  campaigning a brand new album and tour. I get the sense that Liam knows his band's place, not just in terms of British music, but music, in general, is more than solidified at this point.  :'(

Oh yeah for sure. I think it's just us real fans that keep wanting more. But the thing is, we now they can!

The setlist is incredible. Best ever. But can be pushed more. But if they're going to tour for years to come. They cannot afford to become one of those bands that keep the same set with same records. New albums or EPs got to happen you know. Look, I guess THE DAY just came out. Only two years... IMD got toured to death... but that says a lot about that record, it was incredible & maybe their best one you know. Or maybe it's a sign of the times, things move a lot faster...

but the wait about 5 years to hear new tracks is for an album is too long, the boys are getting older...so I think EPs are the way to go

Yeah, thinking about it, another 3 years would make 5. I can't do that haha.

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Re: Should The Prodigy release another Album?
« Reply #7 on: 5 weeks ago »
Another album would make it so hard for them to decide on the set list!  ;D

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Re: Should The Prodigy release another Album?
« Reply #8 on: 4 weeks ago »
Another album would make it so hard for them to decide on the set list!  ;D

LOL, yeah!

They would have to drop quite a few TDIME tracks. But damn that setlist would be crazy & the arguments over what should be played haha. But, that says a lot about The Prodigy. So many incredible beats  8)