Label: EG - TOCP-53045 • Series: Rock the 100 • Format: CD Album, Reissue • Country: Japan • Genre: Rock • Style: Art Rock, Pop Rock, Glam
Siren is the fifth album by the English rock band Roxy Musicreleased in see in music. The album was ranked number on Rolling Stone magazine's list of The Greatest Albums of All Timeand at in a Both Ends Burning - Roxy Music - Siren list.
Siren is one of Roxy Music's most critically acclaimed albums. In a contemporary review of the album for Rolling Stonecritic Simon Frith found that "Ferry's imagery is focused There's a crispness and vitality in Chris Thomas' production which is reminiscent of the sense of adventure and cavalier spirit which marked their early recordings, an impetuosity which has lately been absent from their work.
The edition of The Rolling Stone Album Guide states: " Siren' s title is appropriate; it has that sort of effect on the listener. It is Roxy's masterpiece, calling the listener back by virtue of its finely honed instrumental attack and compelling lyrical attitude. Rolling Stone ranked Siren at number on its list of the greatest albums of all time, describing it as a "delicious LP of lounge-lizard ennui". Graham Hughesworking during Augusttook the cover photo directly below the central span of the bridge on a south-side slope.
He worked from sketches produced by Antony Price, with photography featuring Hall striking various poses. The idea for the location was Bryan Ferry's, after he saw a TV documentary about lava flows and rock formations in Anglesey, in which South Stack was heavily featured.
All songs written by Bryan Ferry except as noted. Music Ltd. On cassette tapes e. Island ZC "Whirlwind" and "Just Another High" the last track of each side are swapped, presumably for optimum Fekete Lyuk - Omen (19) - Tiszta Szívvel length. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Roxy Music. Art rock glam rock art pop.
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