R.I.P. of Oldish Psych & Prog blog

Global Searcher:
Site Content only Searcher

Login form
Search
Friendly Sites
  • A Maquina de Faser Sonhos
  • A Pound for a Brown
  • Arlequins
  • Blue Mammoth
  • Boyz Make Noize
  • Culture for All
  • Electric Music for the Mind and Body
  • Deserter's Songs
  • 18 Rodas
  • HeavyPsychMan Blog
  • improshit
  • KMXT Free Form Radio
  • the List
  • Museo Rosenbach
  • Musiques
  • Old Melodies
  • Prog & Psych
  • Rock BlogRoll
  • Sam1957
  • Schnickschnack Mixmax
  • Silverado Rare Music
  • That was Music
  • Todoblog
  • When You Motor Away
  • Create your own site
  • Entries archive

    Рейтинг@Mail.ru
    Рейтинг@Mail.ru Яндекс.Метрика

    Main » 2010 » April » 29 » Welcome - 1976 - Welcome
    17:36
    Welcome - 1976 - Welcome
    Welcome - 1976 - Welcomegenre: prog
    country: switzerland
    quality : lossless (flac, cue, log, , covers)
    time: 41`38" size: 273 mb
    issue: 1997 BLACK RILL RECORDS

    GibraltarEPR:
    Welcome is both the name of the first album and the band for this trio of Swiss musicians. They recorded only this and one other album before disbanding in 1981, largely undiscovered.
    As for what they sound like, take Fragile-era Yes, kick out Steve Howe and Rick Wakeman and replace them with Keith Emerson ... well, maybe Jurgen Fritz of Triumvirat ... on distorted Hammond and synthesizers, give Jon Anderson a cold and a German accent. Now, kick out Eddie Offord too and replace him with an inexperienced studio man and you have a good idea of what the Welcome sounds like.
    But that's a bit negative-sounding. Yes, they owe a whole lot of their sound to Yes, but the compositions are good, and the Hammond playing is quite complex and enjoyable. The Andersonesque vocal harmonies are sometimes a little off, but I blame this more on the care taken during the recording process (or lack thereof), and not the band themselves. This is a good band, and a reasonable recording. If you like Yes and Triumvirat and can forgive some less-than spectacular recording quality, then you will probably enjoy this. I did. -- Fred Trafton

     
    01 - The Rag Fair 8:53
    02 - Dizzy Tune 7:40
    03 - Glory 3:43
    04 - Chain Of Days 8:50
    05 - Dirge 12:32


    Bernie Krauer - keyboards, vocals
    Tommy Stebel - percussion, acoustic guitar, vocals
    Francis Jost - bass, vocals

     
    Sign up please for display Links
    Dear visitors, if you need the links are broken, please leave a request in the comments, I will try as much as possible to restore them for you

    Views: 1157 | Rating: 0.0/0

    Share |

    Total comments: 0
    Only registered users can add comments.
    [ Registration | Login ]

    Action: 10% discount coupon for Depositfiles Gold accounts for 6 months and 1 year periods. The coupon is very simple in usage: you enter it on the Gold account payment page and after the prices are recalculated can buy an account with the discount.
    Your coupon: vkanhlm5uqib3uugw6aqifkcudbnzqej

    Oldish Psych & Prog offers progressive psychedelic rock music mp3 lossless downloads