Header
Emerson Lake & Palmer - Trilogy CD (album) cover

TRILOGY

Emerson Lake & Palmer

 

Symphonic Prog

4.08 | 1092 ratings

From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Evandro Martini
5 stars This is ELPīs best achievement.

Actually, it doesnīt contain the two Elp songs I find totally perfect, and Iīd give 6 stars in 5, which are Take a Pebble and Tarkus. However, itīs their only album where all the songs are outstanding, and you donīt have any need of skiping one or two poor songs, like it happens in amazing works like Tarkus and Pictures at an Exhibition.

The band was at his best, with a total abundance of virtuosity. Emerson was experimenting with his keyboards, and strange time and tempo changes. His technic is unquestionable. The way he accompains Lakeīs voice in the calm part of Trilogy(the song) almost makes me cry. Lake, which WAS possibly the best singer in Progressive, and, why donīt we sa?, in all times, had his voice at the best, and his perfect performance, only, would be able to make songs as The endless enigma and Trilogy outstanding even if the rest of the songs were poor(but, of course, they arenīt). Palmer is perfect too, druming preciselly, altough he doesnīt have as many important moments in the songs as he had in Tarkus. His drumming is Hoedown is one of the best one Iīve listened.

Conclusion: A power trio totally aware of their enormous capacity making their only recording without weak points

Evandro Martini | 5/5 |

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Share this EMERSON LAKE & PALMER review

>

Review related links

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | GeoIP Services by MaxMind | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — the ultimate jazz music virtual community | MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music virtual community


Server processing time: 0.03 seconds