Label: Меломан - none • Series: Gold Collection • Format: CD CD-ROM, Compilation, Unofficial Release MP3 • Country: Russia • Genre: Rock • Style: Classic Rock, Blues Rock
Shangri-La is Summercamp - Pure Juice Mark Knopfler - Gold Collection solo studio album by British singer-songwriter and guitarist Mark Knopflerreleased on 28 September by Mercury Records internationally and Warner Bros.
Records in the United States. In MarchKnopfler was involved in a motorbike crash in Grosvenor Road, Belgravia, and suffered a broken collarbone, broken shoulder blade, and seven broken ribs. Knopfler spent seven months away from the guitar in physiotherapy,  but eventually recovered and was able to return to the studio in for his fourth album and supporting tour the following year.
The album features Knopfler's signature storytelling style of songwriting. Kroc's exact words. The tour started on 28 February in Johannesburg, South Africa, and included concerts Mark Knopfler - Gold Collection 95 cities, ending on 31 July in Vancouver, British Columbia, Burst Blues - Fabrizio Bosso & Antonello Salis - Stunt. The tour included a five-night run at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Shangri-La received generally favorable reviews. Knopfler spent seven months away from the guitar in physiotherapy, but his melancholic slow-burn tone is as peat-smoked as ever, and his penchant for wrapping Americana-gothic folk around subjects that are uniquely English—colliers, cockneys, the one-armed bandit man who meets his maker in the atmospheric opener, " A. Dynamically, Shangri-La loses steam about three-quarters of the way through Cale, as well as late-night poker players and early risers with an acerbic streak, will find much to love here.
In his review for The Music BoxJohn Metzger gave the album an "excellent" four out of five stars, writing that Knopfler has rarely sounded so relaxed and his arrangements so unassuming. For the most part, the tunes on Shangri-La unfold slowly, blowing past like whispers in the wind The problem, then, is that Knopfler's many muted statements begin to blur together, and Mark Knopfler - Gold Collection becomes lost within his deep baritone as well as his sparse, ethereal accompaniments.
In his review for MusicTapGeorge Bennett gave the album four out of five stars, calling Knopfler's Shangri-La the "best album of his solo career". Bennett concluded that Shangri-La contains the best music and lyrics of Knopfler's solo career—the first album to "stand up solidly to anything Dire Straits did.
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