Follow us on...
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Watch us on YouTube
Register
Results 1 to 13 of 13
  1. #1
    Atomic Punk Little Dreamer's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.25.99
    Age
    46
    Location
    Pasadena, CA, USA
    Posts
    9,306
    Favorite VH Album

    Fair Warning
    Favorite VH Song

    Hear About It Later
    Last Online

    07.21.18 @ 05:55 PM
    Likes
    1,306
    Liked 1,631 Times in 900 Posts

    Default HSAS's progressive masterpiece: Animation/Valley of the Kinds/Giza

    I'm quite surprised not to see any love around these parts for what I consider maybe one of the the top 3 pieces of music Sammy ever sang on. This was on the HSAS album and is probably the only progressive rock song Sam ever sang on. His singing, Schon's guitar work with very memorable lines, Shrieve's drumming - it's all there. Great lyrics as well, you're really walking along the Pyramids with Sam.


    Part 1: Animation (from the MTV broadcast):


    Part 2: Valley of the Kinds/Giza (unfortunately couldnt find the live version, this is from the studio version):


    (sorry for the mistake on the title of the thread, it's "Valley of the Kings")
    Little Dreamer

  2. #2
    Atomic Punk smithjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    04.12.00
    Location
    The US of A
    Posts
    16,467
    Favorite VH Album

    Women & Children First
    Favorite VH Song

    Fools/All things Halenized
    Last Online

    06.20.18 @ 09:29 PM
    Likes
    131
    Liked 31 Times in 15 Posts


    Donor

    I love those songs. HSAS was pretty good back in the day and their music has held up well.
    RIP - Classic Van Halen

    "A lot of people take Van Halen more seriously than we do." The Diamond One



  3. #3
    Top Of The World FatStrat85's Avatar
    Join Date
    08.13.04
    Age
    32
    Location
    New York
    Posts
    197
    Favorite VH Album

    Van Halen I
    Favorite VH Song

    I'm The One
    Last Online

    09.16.13 @ 01:25 PM
    Likes
    0
    Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Anyone ever noticed that HSAS also spells out Hagar, Smith, Anthony, and Satriani? Coincidence or conspiracy?

  4. #4
    Hang 'Em High
    Join Date
    06.17.03
    Age
    30
    Location
    New Brunswick Canada
    Posts
    6,996
    Favorite VH Album

    You name it
    Favorite VH Song

    See above
    Last Online

    07.20.18 @ 01:58 AM
    Likes
    320
    Liked 235 Times in 170 Posts

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by smithjc View Post
    I love those songs. HSAS was pretty good back in the day and their music has held up well.
    Held up a lot better than Kenny Aaronson's hair, DAMN!

  5. #5
    Good Enough brownnation's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.27.08
    Posts
    1,543
    Last Online

    02.18.16 @ 02:10 PM
    Likes
    33
    Liked 144 Times in 51 Posts

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Ain't Talkin' Bout' Love View Post
    Held up a lot better than Kenny Aaronson's hair, DAMN!
    Aww. C'mon. That was a sweet 'do!!!

  6. #6
    Atomic Punk smithjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    04.12.00
    Location
    The US of A
    Posts
    16,467
    Favorite VH Album

    Women & Children First
    Favorite VH Song

    Fools/All things Halenized
    Last Online

    06.20.18 @ 09:29 PM
    Likes
    131
    Liked 31 Times in 15 Posts


    Donor

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by FatStrat85 View Post
    Anyone ever noticed that HSAS also spells out Hagar, Smith, Anthony, and Satriani? Coincidence or conspiracy?
    Interesting. Never noticed that.
    RIP - Classic Van Halen

    "A lot of people take Van Halen more seriously than we do." The Diamond One



  7. #7
    Atomic Punk Bad to the Bone's Avatar
    Join Date
    03.04.02
    Age
    45
    Location
    Detroit MI
    Posts
    9,202
    Favorite VH Album

    FUCK or 5150
    Favorite VH Song

    Mine All Mine, 5150
    Last Online

    07.22.18 @ 03:30 AM
    Likes
    1,121
    Liked 2,033 Times in 1,196 Posts

    Default

    the part in Animation when sam sings "time to find my golden ring" or whatever the line is actually sent shivers down my spine the first few times I heard it.

    Sammy Hagar can sing his ass off I don't care what anyone says....In For the Kill from the HSAS concerts and Ever Since You Came are incredible songs.

  8. #8
    Atomic Punk smithjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    04.12.00
    Location
    The US of A
    Posts
    16,467
    Favorite VH Album

    Women & Children First
    Favorite VH Song

    Fools/All things Halenized
    Last Online

    06.20.18 @ 09:29 PM
    Likes
    131
    Liked 31 Times in 15 Posts


    Donor

    Yes Sammy does have a great voice. I love his stuff. I have to find another copy of Into the Fire though. Mine got a little scratched.
    RIP - Classic Van Halen

    "A lot of people take Van Halen more seriously than we do." The Diamond One



  9. #9
    Atomic Punk Bad to the Bone's Avatar
    Join Date
    03.04.02
    Age
    45
    Location
    Detroit MI
    Posts
    9,202
    Favorite VH Album

    FUCK or 5150
    Favorite VH Song

    Mine All Mine, 5150
    Last Online

    07.22.18 @ 03:30 AM
    Likes
    1,121
    Liked 2,033 Times in 1,196 Posts

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by smithjc View Post
    Yes Sammy does have a great voice. I love his stuff. I have to find another copy of Into the Fire though. Mine got a little scratched.
    go over to guitars101 and find the whole show, alot of the stuff left off the CD is better than the stuff that actually made it.

  10. #10
    Atomic Punk smithjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    04.12.00
    Location
    The US of A
    Posts
    16,467
    Favorite VH Album

    Women & Children First
    Favorite VH Song

    Fools/All things Halenized
    Last Online

    06.20.18 @ 09:29 PM
    Likes
    131
    Liked 31 Times in 15 Posts


    Donor

    Thanks for the clue. I'll do that.
    RIP - Classic Van Halen

    "A lot of people take Van Halen more seriously than we do." The Diamond One



  11. #11
    Little Dreamer
    Join Date
    11.12.02
    Age
    40
    Location
    Kosciusko, Mississippi
    Posts
    34
    Last Online

    03.17.10 @ 03:11 PM
    Likes
    0
    Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default

    It irritates me to no end that there are a lot of people who have never heard HSAS.

    I concluded a long time ago that how GOOD the music is has NOTHING to do with what music record companies, radio, MTV, etc. choose to promote.

    A lot of the best music ever recorded is OUT OF PRINT.

    Who all here has heard Chad Smith's pre-RHCP band Toby Redd?

  12. #12
    Good Enough sasquatch's Avatar
    Join Date
    03.14.03
    Location
    Boston, MA
    Posts
    1,880
    Favorite VH Album

    OU812 (see my bio for other)
    Favorite VH Song

    In A Simple Rhyme
    Last Online

    10.02.17 @ 06:47 AM
    Likes
    0
    Liked 1 Time in 1 Post


    Donor

    Default

    I have HSAS on LP. If I ever find a place to put a record player in my house, I'll have to give that LP a spin.

  13. #13
    Good Enough Dont disturb my Paradise's Avatar
    Join Date
    12.02.06
    Age
    46
    Location
    Brisbane, Australia
    Posts
    1,596
    Favorite VH Album

    5150. F.U.C.K
    Favorite VH Song

    5150. Summer nights.
    Last Online

    07.21.18 @ 01:50 AM
    Likes
    8
    Liked 241 Times in 139 Posts

    Default

    Classic album!!! "Missing you" and "My hometown" however, are my favorites.
    What is understood need not be discussed

    "Dont disturb my paradise. I've asked you once. I've asked you nice" - "SERIOUS JU JU"

    "I am in a blissful state. Dont bug me!!!" - Richard Dreyfuss "The Goodbye girl" 1977

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Is 1984 Van Halen's Who's Next masterpiece?
    By Van Heineken in forum Main VH Discussion
    Replies: 45
    Last Post: 08.26.08, 09:00 PM
  2. 7 Kinds of Sex
    By vhrocker in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Non-Music)
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 05.27.07, 07:57 PM
  3. Animation?
    By Bob_R in forum VHLinks Feedback & Troubleshooting
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 06.07.05, 03:54 PM
  4. If you like progressive metal...
    By Alchemy in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Music Only)
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 10.16.00, 01:49 PM
  5. Go to ebay and type in Van Halen all kinds of good stuff
    By Dusie in forum Main VH Discussion
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 09.14.00, 12:13 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •