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Emerson Lake & Palmer


Symphonic Prog

2.39 | 57 ratings

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4 stars This record is a compilation of excellent songs from their first albums: "Trilogy", "Brain salad surgery" and "Works Vol 1 & 2". Notice that the songs are short, so it is a good choice given this constraint. Nevertheless I do not agree with "Peter Gunn", a bland pop synth for the simple minded. "Lucky man" should not belong to the list; one must not take popular for best. This is a good LP for the beginner who looks for catchy and accessible songs, but it does not represent the whole work of ELP, which is also full of complex epic tracks.
greenback | 4/5 |


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