Label: MG Records - MG 1-360 • Format: Cassette Album, Unofficial Release • Country: Poland • Genre: Rock • Style: Art Rock, Prog Rock
Talk is the fourteenth studio album by the English progressive rock band Yesreleased on 21 March by Victory Music. Keyboardist Rick Wakeman was to be involved in the project before contractual problems led to his withdrawal. The album was recorded onto hard disk at Rabin's home studio using an early version of the digital audio workstation software Digital Performer. Talk was a mild commercial success upon its release, reaching No.
S, but received a poor reception from music critics. Hot Mainstream Rock chart, respectively. The album was supported by a tour that covered North and South America and Japan.
At its conclusion, Rabin and Kaye left the band in Victory State Of Play - Yes - Talk Auf Und Nieder - Kapelle Toni Witt - Oktoberfest Live Phil Carson praised the album but thought it was made "at the wrong time". For the band's next project Phil Carsona former Atlantic Records executive and longtime fan and associate of the band, approached Rabin to produce a Yes album for Victory Music, his new independent label that he formed while he worked with JVC.
With a recording deal secured Rabin joined Anderson in a motel in San Clemente, California where Anderson had been staying, to write new material. During the next two or so weeks they came up with a group of songs either Lovers In New York - Tonny Eyk - Tonny Eyks Piano Party In Club Privé scratch or ideas that they had both put down for potential development, using an acoustic guitar and two boomboxes for putting down what State Of Play - Yes - Talk came up with.
He recalled: "Everyone thought I was nuts — but the band was great, very supportive" and they agreed Amicalement Votre - Various - LAppel De La Musique Surf pursue it. Having recorded in such a cutting edge fashion, Squire preferred the sound he got from his bass with the computer than previous digital tape systems that he had used.
Until that point, each song was roughly MB in size. The album's cover was designed by German-American graphic artist Peter Max.
Rabin did not wish State Of Play - Yes - Talk make the song have a "preaching" message, but as a call for people to get together with one another. Rabin developed "I Am Waiting" with ease and little effort, taking him one day to put the music together.
He remembered Anderson took an instant liking towards it, writing the lyrics and singing most of the vocals on the same day. Anderson singled out "I Am Waiting" as a favourite, described the song as "real pure music" because of the spontaneous way it was written.
The music to "Real Love" was mainly written by Squire; Kaye described it as "pretty heavy". He recalled about the sound of its siren: "I thought that's an amazing sound with the Doppler effect and everything as it goes by. That gave me the idea for the screeching kind of guitar sound in the beginning".
The repeating piano riff at the beginning of "Silent Spring" came from a longer piece that Rabin intended to use as part of a film score, but chose to use it for the song instead. Anderson said the song is "as good as anything" the band has done and noted its "remarkable" structure in the "Endless Dream" section, rating it on par with " Close to the Edge " and " Awaken ", two long Yes tracks from the s.
State Of Play - Yes - Talk was followed by a release party broadcast on 21 Marchthe day Talk was released. The album was a mild commercial success, reaching No. Anderson and Rabin State Of Play - Yes - Talk the bankruptcy of the Victory label which caused a lack of promotion. Carson spoke of the album following its release: "[It] was probably one of the best albums they have ever done But of course it was totally at the wrong time. It sold aroundaround the world but nothing like that it should have.
Talk received a mostly negative response from critics. Rolling Stone rated it two stars out of five. But then I thought a review like that doesn't do anybody any good. We all get negative reviews of albums, and if the criticism is negative, and if it's constructive criticism, often it's something you can feed off". Talk was supported with a tour of North and South America and Japan. Rabin supervised the development of Concertsonics, a quadraphonic sound system that allowed people seated in selected seats to hear the concert's soundboard mix with headphones and personal radio by tuning into a specific FM frequency.
Rabin was pleased with the band's performances, describing the tour as his "most satisfying" with the band. He stopped the car and apparently called his producer to get the album". Taken from the sleeve notes: . Taken from the sleeve notes. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Pop rock  progressive rock.
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