Gus Monsanto is RR singer

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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by RazielSR » Tue Jun 03, 2008 5:50 pm

Special A wrote:how is he gonna do? if tollki decides...in one of his TOO MUCHO CRAZY decisions...to sing, really high ranged songs like
-Find Your Your Own Voice
-Learning to Fly
-Millenium
-believe it or not, Against the wind?

Gus will DEFINATELY not reach that...for sure, he can make more variations/polyphony, but he can't sing that high ;)
And Father time, Will the sun rise, Black Diamond...It's imposible to reach Kotipelto's range and singing live as good as Koti can.

Gus is more versatile, but he doesn't fit very well in Strato songs. I'm completely sure about it. I have listen a lot in his myspace and...no...it's a different voice.

Anyway is a GREAT vocalist.
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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by jif26 » Tue Jun 03, 2008 5:55 pm

RazielSR wrote:It's imposible to reach Kotipelto's range and singing live as good as Koti can.
A lot of singers out there can do that. Mark Boals is a perfect example. He also can pull this off live without a glitch.

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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by Special A » Tue Jun 03, 2008 5:59 pm

don't start comparing...
none can reach Kotipelto's voice, i know who's mark boals
but he has not the same ''timbre'' nor the same prowess... boals is more like...judas priest kind?
dont compare donkeys with nana moskouri... =/!

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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by jif26 » Tue Jun 03, 2008 6:05 pm

Special A wrote: none can reach Kotipelto's voice, i know who's mark boals
but he has not the same ''timbre'' nor the same prowess... boals is more like...judas priest kind?
dont compare donkeys with nana moskouri... =/!
Judas Priest ? Man... Boals has a clear voice and can get his falsetto way better than Kotipelto. Look at his operatic stuff on youtube and tell me he can't pull those songs off.

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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by RazielSR » Tue Jun 03, 2008 6:10 pm

The problem is that I don't find any voice like Kotipelto's voice. I have listen so many metal vocalists, and Kotipelto is perfect for power metal.
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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by Inventariado » Tue Jun 03, 2008 7:42 pm

Mark Boals has an impressive vocal range, he is doing great job in Royal Hunt as you can see on crowd-videos at youtube. He can fit his vocals very well to any heavy metal song. Koti has not such a wide range, but his voice is unique. He also can make it go high and low and say a lot in a whisper. Can't describe it with words... color, temperature, in english even is more complicated for me, but I find Timo's voice quite different from any other vocalist. He has an amazing vocal system which integrates vocalchords-throat-mind and soul.
For me it's impossible to compare singers. Even it would be interesting to switch, I understand nobody could sing 'Key to the universe' better than Kiske, 'Destiny' better than Kotipelto, 'You don't remember...' better than Mark Boals, 'Symphony of destruction' better than Mustaine, and so...
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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by Rebel » Tue Jun 03, 2008 9:32 pm

Inventariado wrote:'Symphony of destruction' better than Mustaine, and so...
ANYBODY could sing Symphony of Destruction better than Mustaine, Mustaine is a hack IMO.

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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by icecab21 » Tue Jun 03, 2008 9:52 pm

how do you judge someone as not reaching notes they have not been recorded reaching for? lets hear him doing scales or find out his range then judge

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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by RazielSR » Tue Jun 03, 2008 10:24 pm

icecab21 wrote:how do you judge someone as not reaching notes they have not been recorded reaching for? lets hear him doing scales or find out his range then judge
Well, you are right. Tolkki said the same in RR forum, but we don't have any other songs by Gus to compare...
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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by NeonVomit » Wed Jun 04, 2008 9:38 am

Rebel wrote:
Inventariado wrote:'Symphony of destruction' better than Mustaine, and so...
ANYBODY could sing Symphony of Destruction better than Mustaine, Mustaine is a hack IMO.
True, that song is certainly not an impressive performance. But Mustaine does the whole pissed-off/menacing thing pretty well.
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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by Rebel » Wed Jun 04, 2008 12:40 pm

NeonVomit wrote:
Rebel wrote:
Inventariado wrote:'Symphony of destruction' better than Mustaine, and so...
ANYBODY could sing Symphony of Destruction better than Mustaine, Mustaine is a hack IMO.
True, that song is certainly not an impressive performance. But Mustaine does the whole pissed-off/menacing thing pretty well.
Blaze Bayley does that better.

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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by NeonVomit » Wed Jun 04, 2008 1:05 pm

Rebel wrote:
NeonVomit wrote:
Rebel wrote:
Inventariado wrote:'Symphony of destruction' better than Mustaine, and so...
ANYBODY could sing Symphony of Destruction better than Mustaine, Mustaine is a hack IMO.
True, that song is certainly not an impressive performance. But Mustaine does the whole pissed-off/menacing thing pretty well.
Blaze Bayley does that better.
When did he ever sing Megadeth songs? ???
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Re: Gus Monsanto is RR singer

Post by FrightNight » Wed Jun 04, 2008 2:17 pm

Don't compare Gus to Kotipelto. In my opinion Kotipelto is one of greatest power metal vocalists ever. He and Gus are different vocalists, but I like them both. It's a same than comparing Anette Olzon to Tarja Turunen. They both are great vocalists, but so different. So stop comparing now.

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