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3.14 | 15 ratings | 3 reviews | 20% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1980

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. So Deep in Love (3:33)
2. Sister Feels She Should (3:56)
3. Fools Romance (3:06)
4. Love Somebody (3:43)
5. Moomba Song (4:42)
6. On the Avenue (3:24)
7. City Night Life (2:52)
8. Sandcastles (3:25)
9. Islands (3:48)
10. On the Road (3:31)
11. Distant Places (4:13)

Total Time: 36:13

Line-up / Musicians

- Chris Brown / guitar, vocals
- Andy Cowan / keyboards, vocals
- Jimmie Doyle / guitar, vocals
- Hamish Stuart / drums, vocals
- Keith Caisey / percussion
- Steve Hogg / bass

Releases information

Hotspell on Red Rock Records RRM 6321 (Distributed by RCA Limited)

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AYERS ROCK Hotspell ratings distribution

(15 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(20%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(13%)
Good, but non-essential (53%)
Collectors/fans only (13%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

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3 stars I haven't found myself a proper copy of this album yet, but someone has uploaded all bar one track on to Youtube (albeit in the wrong order), so I'm basing these comments on that). There's been a fairly major change in personnel by the time of this album, although three members of the classic l ... (read more)

Report this review (#2878794) | Posted by sl75 | Friday, January 27, 2023 | Review Permanlink

3 stars Ayers Rock were an excellent jazz rock/fusion band, simply one of the best to come out of the Australia/New Zealand area. Their second album Beyond is all the evidence one needs to validate the above statement. Now when I first got Hot Spell I was, like the previous commenter RobyB, very excite ... (read more)

Report this review (#189522) | Posted by AmericanProgster | Sunday, November 16, 2008 | Review Permanlink

3 stars Hotspell i believe to be a solid album with great songs and with some excellent playing but they were not the same band anymore. I was disapointed when i first bought this album, but grew to really like it because even though they didn't follow the same path as before, they still showed their cl ... (read more)

Report this review (#74054) | Posted by RobyB | Tuesday, April 4, 2006 | Review Permanlink

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