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MARRYING MAIDEN

It's A Beautiful Day

 

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2.68 | 35 ratings

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toroddfuglesteg
2 stars An album the time passed by.

Some albums does not age well at all. This, the second album from It's A Beautiful Day is one of them the time passed by. The music on Marrying Maiden is romantic late 1960s pop/rock, largely influenced by late 1950s/early 1960s pop music, pre The Beatles. Add a lot of country'n'western too and some of the songs Elvis Presley were forced to record at that time. Most of all; this album is full of innocence and flower power. That without the space rock elements which later dominated that scene. In short; It's A Beautiful Day, music wise.

The quality is not good though. A song like The Dolphins is so bad it makes me blush with embarrassment like a virgin on the wedding night. But the album rises to the challenge at the end though without really becoming good. I cannot find a single good song on this album at all. The sound though is good and the album is not particular offensive bad in any way, with the exception of the above mentioned song. So a good two stars will make do for this album which I may suspect is a hate/love album.

2 stars

toroddfuglesteg | 2/5 |

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