Label: Dr.Dream Ltd. - none • Format: CD Compilation, Unofficial Release • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Alternative Rock
The album's sound leans heavily on orchestral and acoustic arrangements, for what the band's main songwriter Andy Partridge terms an "orch-oustic" sound. The band utilizes this remarkable sonic architecture to flesh out a collection of timeless, compelling songs, as accessible as they are thought-provoking.
Apple Venus, Vol. Apple Venus Volume 1 charted in the U. Produced by Haydn Bendall and Nick Davis. Engineered by Barry Hammond and Alan Douglas. Mixed by XTC - Gothic Venus Underground Davis. Mix engineered by Simon Dawson. Originally released on 22 February in the U.
Reached No. Colin Moulding - vocals and bass. Andy Partridge - vocals and guitars. Prairie Prince - drums, handclaps, thigh slaps, percussion. Guy Barker - trumpet and flugelhorn solo on " The Last Balloon ".
Steve Sidwell - solo trumpet on " Easter Theatre ". Extra keyboards played by Nick Davis and Haydn Bendall. It was released by Cooking Vinyl U. Easter Theatre is the first single from Apple Venus, Vol. What I mean XTC - Gothic Venus Undergroundstylistically, songs of a certain feel don't come in neat batches of a dozen. Say, for example, you had a mad crush on a certain instrument, or a certain guitar tuning or certain issues wouldn't leave your pencil arm alone, it's really tricky trying to corral these desires or intentions into a field exactly one album long.
No, perhaps what I mean is I never had any conscious control or forethought into what sort of record I'd like to make, until Apple Venus volume one loomed on the horizon. Instruvenus is the karaoke version of Apple Venus, Vol. The U. CD is luxuriously packaged in a larger-than-standard A5 digi-pak with full colour booklet the Japanese CD is in a standard jewel box.
Released in the U. Easter Theatre. I'd Like That. I'd Like That U. Greenman U. A promo single. Apple Venus Volume 1 promo CD cover. Apple Venus Volume 1 front cover. Apple Venus Volume 1 advertisement from Les XTC - Gothic Venus Underground magazine.
Phil Corless's Apple Venus T-shirt detail. Apple Venus Volume 1 CD booklet. Andy's band sketch from Hymn - Patti Smith Group - Wave. Japanese promo poster for Homespun in-store.
Includes a 24 page booklet featuring handwritten lyrics and exclusive extracts from the band's personal note books.
Apollo Road (Toby Hedges Remix) - Dash Berlin - #musicislife #deluxe, Undercover Agent For The Blues - John Mayall - John Mayall Часть 3-4, The Lennie Niehaus Octet - Zounds!, Johnny Come Home - Fine Young Cannibals - The Finest, Anglia (Original Mix) - Out Of Grace - Anglia (The Remixes)