Originally Posted by Metal Ken
It just has a special vibe to it for me, they were in a place then that they never really came back to. i love that sound.
As cool as it is that they became sort of a "prog Metallica" from Images & Words on, WDADU has a cleaner, avant-garde vibe that they lost after that.
WDADU struck me as sort of what Rush might have become if they hadn't taken that left turn into pop songwriting in the early '80s.