|[K2M] Thursday, May 05, 2011 4:51:31 PM|| |
|Turbo is a Good record. It has the energy derived from turbos. It is the Lover like no other.|
|[Rik_] Thursday, May 05, 2011 12:03:56 PM|| |
|if I remember it got slated at the time for the use of guitar synthesizers etc. Despite this there are tracks on it I quite like including the title track, and it still has Priest written all over it. maybe not the best album by any means , but to those that think it's their worst I only have one thing to say to you.... Nostradamus !!!!|
|[Nupe The Ripper] Thursday, May 05, 2011 10:26:03 AM|| |
|I'm actually listening to the original 1986 Turbo vinyl right at this moment.|
It's a party album. Great when you have friends over at your house and know that they don't really care for typical heavy metal. It might not be so hard-edged than other Priest albums, but there's Priest's greatest strength as well: they sound very different on each album. Definitely not the worst that Priest has put out over the years.
|[Metal Goddess] Thursday, May 05, 2011 9:50:45 AM|| |
|One of their greatest albums. I don't know why it's so underrated|
|[allfearthe] Thursday, March 10, 2011 10:35:16 PM|| |
|One of the greatest GLAM release definetely but sub-par for Priest(though I like it more than British Steel).|
|[The Metallian] Thursday, March 10, 2011 5:37:43 PM|| |
|I try not to think of it!|
It was the end of a great era of Priest!
I still remember waiting for a follow up to the mighty Defenders and then i bought this on tape in April 1986.
At first i thought it was the wrong tape!
But,it was not and the disappointment that followed continued for years til 2005's AOR was released!
I am probably the only person on the planet that don't care for Painkiller.
It just doesn't do anything for me,it was Priest trying to fit in when they use to lead the pack!
So,yeah,i try not to think of Turbo or 1986,bad year for metal!
Except,Master Of Puppets was the album that kept my metal faith that year!
Something Priest preached about 2 years before but went back on their word word with Turbo!
That April was a sad depressing time upon hearing that album for the first time!
Shockin it was and still is!
It was the very beginning of that awful hairspray metal period,uugggghhhh!
Poison,Winger,Bon Jovi,Warrant and all that shit fuck music!
|[Brian_Evans] Thursday, March 10, 2011 5:26:31 PM|| |
|[parky-priest] Thursday, March 10, 2011 2:31:55 PM|| |
|The guitar work on Turbo is excellent and despite the fact that it is not a heavy album there are some first rate songs such as Reckless, Locked In, Hot For Love and Out in The Cold. I love the heavier albums but I have to admit that Turbo gets a very regular spin on my turntable and I would like to hear Reckless on the Epitaph tour!|
|[MotherSun] Thursday, March 10, 2011 1:28:51 AM|| |
|It's pretty good for being a glam album, but I consider it a weak release from Priest. Though it has it's moments like "Turbo Lover", "Locked In" and "Reckless".|
|[electriceye69] Wednesday, March 09, 2011 11:19:41 PM|| |
|Wild nights Hot and Crazy days,the album has its ups and downs!|