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  • Allmusic
  • Reviewing the album for Allmusic, Jason Birchmeier wrote, "The Italian rapper drops his rhymes with just as much fluency and dexterity as his American peers throughout the album. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states: "Sonny Rollins first album after ending his six-year retirement is a particularly strong effort. (wikipedia.org)
  • In his Allmusic review, music critic Bruce Eder wrote of the album "the singing and playing still hold up. (wikipedia.org)
  • The album received an exact score of 4 out of 5 from the majority of music publications, including AllMusic, MusicOMH, NME, Drowned in Sound, Fact Magazine, Blurt Magazine and Pop Matters, with Pitchfork breaking the trend by awarding the album 8.1 out of 10. (wikipedia.org)
  • In his retrospective review for AllMusic , William Ruhlmann gave the album four and a half out of five stars, noting that Knopfler's "intricate, introspective finger-picked guitar stylings make a perfect musical complement to the wistful tone of Bill Forsyth's comedy film. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1993
  • The album can be seen in the background of a 1993 Seinfeld episode entitled "The Old Man" in which Kramer and Newman attempt to sell used albums to Bleeker Bob's Records, a used record store. (wikipedia.org)
  • Miguel announced that the name of the album would be Aries during a presentation at the 1993 Festival Acapulco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dream Evil was Dio's last album to feature Murray on the cover and also the last to feature drummer Vinny Appice until the 1993 album Strange Highways . (wikipedia.org)
  • 2001
  • Pneumonia is the third and final studio album by the alternative country band Whiskeytown , released on May 22, 2001 on Lost Highway Records . (wikipedia.org)
  • It was bootlegged heavily and gained a reputation as a great "lost" record from fans, before getting released by Lost Highway Records as something of an appetizer for Ryan Adams ' 2001 album Gold . (wikipedia.org)
  • 1991
  • is a 1991 album by Tigertailz. (wikipedia.org)
  • After attaining commercial success in 1991 with his previous album, Romance, Miguel decided to return to a style similar to his earlier work, featuring pop ballads and dance numbers with R&B influences. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1991 Miguel released his eighth studio album, Romance, a collection of classic boleros, the oldest of which originated in the 1940s. (wikipedia.org)
  • band
  • Roses is the sixth studio album by the Irish rock band The Cranberries , released in the Republic of Ireland on February 22, 2012 and globally on February 27, 2012 through Cooking Vinyl and Downtown Records . (wikipedia.org)
  • The band and producer Stephen Street went back into studio st the Miloco Studios in London from Monday 20 June to Wednesday 22 June, to work on four new backing tracks for the upcoming album. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nurse is the first major label album released by the band Therapy? . (wikipedia.org)
  • Adams envisioned this collective effort to be in the vein of "those Woodstock albums, like The Band made in the '60s. (wikipedia.org)
  • After recording, the album was mixed by Outpost Recordings house producer Scott Litt , best known for his work with R.E.M. But the band was unhappy with Litt's mix, so when the album was finally prepped for release by Lost Highway Records nearly two years later, Adams and Ethan Johns remixed it. (wikipedia.org)
  • is the second album by the band Off! (wikipedia.org)
  • Wintersun is the 2004 self-titled debut studio album by heavy metal band Wintersun, then the solo project of Jari Mäenpää. (wikipedia.org)
  • pronounced Plus Minus) is the sixth studio album by Danish alternative rock band Mew. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dream Evil is the fourth studio album released by the American heavy metal band Dio , on July 21, 1987. (wikipedia.org)
  • New Jersey is the fourth studio album by American rock band Bon Jovi , released on September 19, 1988 through Mercury Records . (wikipedia.org)
  • The album was recorded very shortly after the Slippery When Wet Tour , because the band wanted to prove that they were not just going to be a one hit wonder. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the glossy production and anthems from Slippery When Wet remained, the band wished to show a level of diversity on the album. (wikipedia.org)
  • Human Sacrifice is the first studio album by the Christian death and thrash metal band Vengeance Rising . (wikipedia.org)
  • Roxy Music is the debut studio album by the English glam rock band of the same name . (wikipedia.org)
  • The band had been rehearsing and re-working the songs for a couple of months before they finally found a recording place, after which the entire album was recorded in the space of a single week. (wikipedia.org)
  • The album was produced by King Crimson 's lyricist Peter Sinfield , who had recently left that band. (wikipedia.org)
  • LP editions of the album pressed in these timeframes were without the gatefold sleeve and band photographs, instead providing liner notes on the rear album cover. (wikipedia.org)
  • The band finished the album last week (June 10) in a west London studio, and though they warn it could still change, for now they are calling the new album after the band. (nme.com)
  • Tall Poppy Syndrome is the first studio album released by the Norwegian progressive metal band, Leprous . (wikipedia.org)
  • The album had a long and tumultuous gestation during which the band's tour plans for 1977 were cancelled, due to Linda McCartney falling pregnant with her and Paul McCartney 's third child, and two members of Wings departed, leaving the band as a trio comprising Paul, Linda and Denny Laine . (wikipedia.org)
  • 1982
  • Following the completion of Dire Straits' fourth album, Love Over Gold , recorded from 8 March to 11 June 1982, Knopfler began work on the film's music. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Local Hero album was recorded in 1982 at The Power Station in New York, and Eden Studios in London. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1992
  • On 24 August 1992, Mexican newspaper El Siglo de Torreón reported that Miguel had begun collaborating with David Foster and Juan Carlos Calderón on some compositions, along with English-speaking composers, and selecting cover versions for the album. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mandela family album - Nelson Mandela with his daughter Zindzi Mandela at her 1992 wedding in Soweto. (cnn.com)
  • copies
  • In its second week, the album fell down to number 20, selling 25,000 copies, in total of 85,500 copies in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Internationally, the album was certified triple platinum in Mexico, where it sold over one million copies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The album, which was produced by Armando Manzanero and arranged by Bebu Silvetti, was a commercial success in Latin America and sold over seven million copies worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • release
  • is the third studio album by Italian rapper Caparezza, and his first release not to use the former stage name MikiMix. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shortly after the album's release, Rodriguez-Lopez had hinted at Octahedron being the final album he records in his typical "gun-in-your-face mentality" where he would give musicians their parts without giving them any knowledge of how they fit into the greater song. (wikipedia.org)
  • The release date for the album was announced on 19 January 2015 as 27 April 2015, simultaneously releasing "Satellites" as the first single. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was also the last album to feature bassist Jimmy Bain until the release of 2000's Magica . (wikipedia.org)
  • however, this idea was rejected by the record company because they were skeptical about the higher price point and decided they would only release a single album. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 1980s-esque music video for the song "You're Too Weird" preceded the release of the album. (wikipedia.org)
  • photograph
  • By about 1910, bound collections of empty sleeves with a paperboard or leather cover, similar to a photograph album, were sold as record albums that customers could use to store their records (the term "record album" was printed on some covers). (wikipedia.org)
  • consists
  • The album consists of nine cover songs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rest of the album consists of four dance numbers which San Antonio Express-News editor Ramiro Burr describes as "pop groove" and R&B influences, and compared them to Miguel's earlier recordings before Romance. (wikipedia.org)
  • track
  • The first single from the album, "Dead City Emily," was positively received by Stereogum as an "ethereal spine-tingler" and by Brooklyn Vegan as "a track as haunting and delicate as any of her best tracks to date. (wikipedia.org)
  • The final track of the album, "Going Home", is played before every home game of Newcastle United F.C. , Knopfler's local team. (wikipedia.org)
  • acoustic
  • Bixler-Zavala has also spoken of the album as "acoustic" and "mellow," yet stated: "We know how people can be so linear in their way of thinking, so when they hear the new album, they're going to say, 'This is not an acoustic album! (wikipedia.org)
  • It's our version of what we consider an acoustic album. (wikipedia.org)
  • Like Nadler's previous work, the album is acoustic and blends genres such as indie folk and dream pop, with Nadler writing the songs, singing and playing guitar. (wikipedia.org)
  • music
  • Albums of recorded music were developed in the early 20th century, first as books of individual 78rpm records, then from 1948 as vinyl LP records played at ​33 1⁄3 rpm. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term "album" had been carried forward from the early nineteenth century when it had been occasionally used in the titles of some classical music sets, such as Schumann's Album for the Young Opus 68, a set of 43 short pieces. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1930s, record companies began issuing collections of 78 rpm records by one performer or of one type of music in specially assembled albums, typically with artwork on the front cover and liner notes on the back or inside cover. (wikipedia.org)
  • The album is also a departure from the alternative rock and electronic sounds that usually comprise Café Tacvba's music. (wikipedia.org)
  • Baez's then husband, David Harris, a country music fan, was about to be imprisoned for draft resistance, and she recorded the album as a gift to him. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though controversial, Human Sacrifice and the following album, Once Dead were huge successes in the world of Christian music, making Vengeance Rising one of the few bands in the genre to cross over into the secular music scene. (wikipedia.org)
  • It failed to repeat the enduring success of Wings' three previous albums, however, and received unfavourable reviews from the majority of music critics. (wikipedia.org)
  • mainly
  • The album was mainly recorded at Loco Studio in Caerleon , Wales, apart from "Gone" which was recorded in Annamoe , Ireland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The album is influenced mainly by several genres of metal rather than the punk genres that the band's earlier material is composed of. (wikipedia.org)
  • gatefold
  • The album was issued as a CD, a heavyweight gatefold double 12" vinyl and a limited edition deluxe double CD book, as well as digitally, with iTunes Store pre-order starting in January. (wikipedia.org)
  • Miguel
  • It was a widespread critical success and earned Miguel two Grammy Award nominations, including one in the category of Best Urban Contemporary Album. (wikipedia.org)
  • Miguel received several accolades, including the Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album. (wikipedia.org)
  • Miguel said he included the band's song on the album because of his fondness for R&B in the 1970s, citing the group as one of his musical influences. (wikipedia.org)
  • Studios
  • The album was recorded at Seattle's Avast Studios and produced by Randall Dunn. (wikipedia.org)
  • Beyond Nadler, the album also featured a number of guest artists who recorded instrumentals at Avast Studios in 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • The album was produced by Bruce Fairbairn and recorded at the Little Mountain Sound Studios in Vancouver , British Columbia , Canada . (wikipedia.org)
  • records
  • Later, collections of related 78rpm records were bundled in book-like albums (one side of a 78 rpm record could hold only about 3.5 minutes of sound). (wikipedia.org)
  • The covers of these bound books were wider and taller than the records inside, allowing the record album to be placed on a shelf upright, like a book, suspending the fragile records above the shelf and protecting them. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most albums included three or four records, with two sides each, making six or eight compositions per album. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, he chose to continue with this technique for the band's subsequent album, Noctourniquet , stating it would be the last album he records that way. (wikipedia.org)
  • The album was released on August 21, 2007, by Blacksmith Records and Warner Bros. Records. (wikipedia.org)
  • RCA Records and ByStorm Entertainment released the album on June 29, 2015. (wikipedia.org)
  • The album was re-released in 1998 in the UK on Castle Records with twelve bonus tracks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Intense Millennium Records reissued both Human Sacrifice and Once Dead albums with new artwork on November 9, 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • The album was released August 2, 2011 on Sub Pop Records . (wikipedia.org)
  • cover
  • These issues, along with the cover image which featured the pierced hand of Bob Beeman (founder of Sanctuary International ) caused the album to be pulled from the shelves of some Christian bookstores. (wikipedia.org)
  • The band's penchant for glamour was showcased both in the lyrics and in the 1950s-style album cover. (wikipedia.org)
  • The photographer Karl Stoecker shot the cover, featuring model Kari-Ann Muller, who later married Chris Jagger , brother of Mick Jagger (a stylised portrait of Kari-Ann Muller also graces the cover of Mott the Hoople 's 1974 album The Hoople ). (wikipedia.org)
  • list
  • In the Summer 2006 issue of Revolver magazine 's The Revolver Record Collection section, guest writer Doug Van Pelt provided a list of ten recommended Christian metal albums in which Human Sacrifice was mentioned, stating that "In daring to be sonically scary, Human Sacrifice bumped up the credibility of Christian metal several notches. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2010, HM magazine ranked Human Sacrifice No. 10 on its Top 100 Christian Rock Albums of All Time list stating that "nothing has really come out before or since this album hit the scene. (wikipedia.org)
  • On August 2010 issue of Heaven's Metal fanzine, the album ranked No. 1 on the Top 100 Christian metal albums of all time list because it "is just amazing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Apart
  • Apart from relatively minor refinements and the important later addition of stereophonic sound capability, it has remained the standard format for vinyl albums. (wikipedia.org)
  • title
  • Adams chose the album title Pneumonia for symbolic reasons. (wikipedia.org)
  • One working title for the album was Sons of Beaches , which parodied the title of Slippery When Wet . (wikipedia.org)
  • Razorlight have confirmed the title for their second album, which is due out on July 17. (nme.com)
  • Deciding on an album title proved one of the trickier bits in producing the new record with a series of titles including 'The Modern Condition' and 'Wham Bam Bam' among the suggestions considered. (nme.com)
  • shelf
  • The album sat on the shelf for nearly two years and it was said that over 100 songs were recorded during the 3 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • version
  • It includes a remake version of "Livin' without you", and a live version of "She'z too hot" from their first album Young and Crazy, and two covers: "Creeping Death" by Metallica and "Peace Sells" by Megadeth. (wikipedia.org)
  • sales
  • Vinyl LPs are still issued, though in the 21st-century album sales have mostly focused on compact disc (CD) and MP3 formats. (wikipedia.org)
  • song
  • In addition to appearing on this album, the song appeared on Coal's Mushin 2 Mohits album. (wikipedia.org)
  • In most later repressings of the album, including CD versions, the song "Virginia Plain" has been included. (wikipedia.org)
  • original
  • The Japanese edition of the album was released with the original three demo tracks used to obtain a contract with Nuclear Blast. (wikipedia.org)
  • solo album
  • Pressure Drop is the second solo album by Robert Palmer , released in 1975. (wikipedia.org)
  • His freakishly youthful manchild face is now squarely in the spotlight, but here's the thing: He is getting older and this solo album proves it. (timeout.com)