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  Наименование CD :
   H To He, Who Am The Only One

Год издания : 1970

Компания звукозаписи : Virgin

Музыкальный стиль : Art Rock, Experimental Prog-Rock

Время звучания : 1:11:28

Код CD : 00946 3 11393 2 1

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CD, стоящие на полке рядом : Rock      

The foreboding crawl of the Hammond organ is what made Van Der Graaf Generator one of the darkest and most engrossing of all the early progressive bands. On H to He Who Am the Only One, the brooding tones of synthesizer and oscillator along with Peter Hammil's distinct and overly ominous voice make it one of this British band's best efforts. Kicking off with the prog classic "Killer," an eight minute synthesized feast of menacing tones and threatening lyrics, the album slowly becomes shadowed with Van Der Graaf's sinister instrumental moodiness. With superb percussion work via Guy Evans, who utilizes the tympani drum to its full extent, tracks like "The Emperor in His War-Room" and "Lost" are embraced with a blackened texture that never fades. The effective use of saxophone (both alto and tenor) and baritone from David Jackson gives the somberness some life without taking away any of the instrumental petulance. H to He is carpeted with a science fiction theme, bolstered by the bleak but extremely compelling use of heavy tones and the absence of rhythms and flighty pulsations. This album, which represents Van Der Graaf in their most illustrious stage, is a pristine example of how dark progressive rock should sound.

All Music Guide

  Соисполнители :

David Jackson (Flute, Keyboards, Alt Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Vocals, Wind)
Guy Evans (Drums, Percussion, Timpani)
Hugh (Bass)
Hugh Banton (Bass, Guitar, Keyboards, Organ, Hammond, Piano, Vocals)
Nic Potter (Bass)
Peter (Piano)
Peter Hammill (Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Keyboards, Piano, Vocals)
Robert Fripp (Guitar)

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Наименование трека



   1 Killer     T       0:08:20  
   2 House With No Door         0:06:30  
   3 Emperor In His War-Room: The Emperor / The Room         0:08:17  
   4 Lost: The Dance In Sand & Sea / The Dance In The Frost         0:11:13  
   5 Pioneers Over Csquid / Octopus         0:12:43 Live In The Studio, 'Pawn Hearts' Sessions
   6 Squid / Octopus         0:15:34 Live In Studio, Pawn Hearts Sessions
   7 Emperor In His War-Room (Early Take)         0:08:51 Bonus Track


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