The pop charts and the album went. Although they weren't able.
To repeat that success, the group maintained a devoted cult audience. Even after they stopped recording. As indicated by its name. Was not a band so much as a concept overseen by the titular. Born in Britain on December 20.1948, he began his musical career as a staff engineer at EMI Studios. Industry exposure via his work on. Earliest albums; he also oversaw recordings from. But solidified his reputation by working on.
Dark Side of the Moon. Influenced by his work on.
Decided to begin creating his own thematic records; along with. Played keyboards and infrequently sang on his records. Was designed primarily as a forum for a revolving collection of vocalists and session players -- among them. - to interpret and perform. Conceptually linked, lushly synthesized music.The Project debuted in 1975 with. Tales of Mystery and Imagination. A collection inspired by the work of. Served as the raw material for 1977's follow-up. The Turn of a Friendly Card.
Scored a Top 20 hit, "Games People Play"; 1982's. S most successful effort, and notched a Top Three. Hit with its title track. S subsequent LPs earned little notice, although records like 1985's.
Found favor with longtime fans. After taking a five-year hiatus. During the 2000s and 2010s. Toured with the Alan Parsons Live Project, and a 2013 concert in Medellín.
The Alan Parsons Symphonic Project. With their first Top Ten hit since 1977's.And it's hard not to. Feel that crossover success was one of the driving forces behind this album. Never shied away from hooks. Whether it was on the tense white funk of. "I Wouldn't Want to Be Like You" or the gleaming pop hooks of Games. Was soft and smooth, so smooth that it was easy to ignore that the. Track was an ominous omniscient who spied either. On his lover or his populace, depending on how deeply you wanted. Delve into the concepts of this album.
It is possible to listen to. And not dwell on the larger themes, since they're used as a foundation. Not pushed to center stage. What does dominate is the lushness of.
Sound, the sweetness of melody: this is a soft rock album through and. One that's about melodic hooks and texture. In the case of the.
Spacy opening salvo "Sirius, " later heard on sports talk. America, or "Mammagamma, " it was all texture, as these instrumentals set. The trippy yet warm mood. That the pop songs sustained.Is that, with the exception of those. Suite "Silence and I, " all the artiness was part of the idea of this. Into the lyrics, so the album plays as soft pop album.
And a very, very good one at that. Perhaps nothing is quite as. Exquisite as the title song, yet "Children of the Moon" has a sprightly. Gait not all that dissimilar from. "Heart to Heart", "Psychobabble" has a bright propulsive edge not all that dissimilar from.
It all adds up to arguably the most consistent. Album -- perhaps not in. Terms of concept, but in terms of music they. Never were as satisfying as they were here.
DVD-Audio, DVD-Video, Double Sided - 24/96 & 24/192. This listing is for a rare DAD Audio & Video CD, featuring. DAD Audio / Video CD Title & Tracks. You're Gonna Get Your Fingers Burned.
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar Ian Bairnson. Arranged By [Orchestra And Choir], Conductor [Orchestra And Choir] Andrew Powell. Keyboards Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson. Vocals Chris Rainbow, Colin Blunstone, David Paton, Elmer Gantry, Eric Woolfson, Lenny Zakatek, The English Chorale. Written-By Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson.
Hybrid DVD Audio Disc (HDAD) is a two-sided DVD disc. With 24/192 PCM data playable on DVD Audio players on one side, and. Playable on DVD Video players on the other side. Direct to digital from the original master tapes.
Matrix / Runout (DVD-V-side): DVDS-236070B1 1. Mastering SID Code (DVD-V-side): IFPI L331.
Matrix / Runout (DVD-A-side outer ring): DVDS-236070A1 2. Mastering SID Code (DVD-A-side outer ring): IFPI L331. Matrix / Runout (DVD-A-side inner ring): DVDS-236070A1 2. Mastering SID Code (DVD-A-side inner ring): IFPI L331.The DAD (Digital Audio & Video Disc) CD is from the. DAD made in the USA. The DAD CD, JEWEL CASE AND INSERTS are in. The CD does not appear to have any marks on the reflective sides of the disc surface, when play tested on our audio system, it performed. See the pictures with this listing as these are of the actual item.
This CD is an audiophile quality pressing any collector of fine MFSL, half speeds, direct to discs, Japanese/UK pressings etc. Can attest to the difference a quality pressing can make to an audio system. Don't let this rarity slip by!! The item "CLASSIC RECORDS CD HDAD-2011 Alan Parsons Project Eye In The Sky 2005 USA" is in sale since Tuesday, October 30, 2018. This item is in the category "Music\CDs".The seller is "hearthedifference" and is located in Woodbridge, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.