Brian Eno - Another Green World
It was here that Eno first began to experiment with abstract soundscapes, to employ a greater spatial element and the ethereal synthesizer effects that presaged an entire movement of ambient music. While most of the tracks are instrumental, the numbers that feature Eno's peculiar, affectless voice and free-associative lyrics seem to blend into the fabric of the album. Superior guest musicians include John Cale, Robert Fripp and Phil Collins. From the brain-bending riff ofåÊSky-saw, through the elemental creeping ofåÊSombre Reptiles; from Robert Fripp's looping solos inåÊSt Elmo's FireåÊto the dark swirl ofåÊSpirits Drifting, Another Green WorldåÊcreates a superb series of sonic atmospheres that are rhythmic, expansive, strange and beautiful.
2LP - Limited. The original album is split over two 180-gram LPs which play at 45rpm housed within expanded Gatefold sleeve packaging also including Obi, Download Voucher and Abbey Road Half Speed Master certificate.