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3.23 | 21 ratings | 1 reviews | 5% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1973

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Play, Play, Play (3:45)
2. Pebbles On The Beach (4:31)
3. Pick Me Up (And Put Me Back On The Road) (5:02)
4. Another Time Around (Is Not For Me) (6:50)
5. Groupie Blue (Everyday She's Got The Blues) (4:10)
6. Fly, Fly, The Route, Shoot (4:20)
7. Feel Thing-Part 1 (4:15)
8. Feel Thing-Part 2 (4:50)
9. Feel Thing-Part 3 (3:15)

Total time 40:58

Line-up / Musicians

- Steve Rosenthal / guitar, lead & backing vocals
- Peter Arnesen / piano, organ, synth, backing vocals
- Fiachra Trench / piano, backing vocals
- Dick Morrissey / tenor & soprano saxophones, flute, lead & backing vocals
- Kurt Palomaki / bass, backing vocals
- Clif Davies / drums, percussion, backing vocals

Releases information

LP Metromedia Records ‎- BML1-0174 (1973, US)
LP Brain ‎- 201.005 (1973, Germany) Retitled "This is If"

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IF Double Diamond [Aka: This Is If] ratings distribution

(21 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(5%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(29%)
Good, but non-essential (62%)
Collectors/fans only (5%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

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3 stars The original IF line-up split up in the mid of 1972 due to serious health problems of its founder member Dick Morrissey. After successful recuperation Morrissey revived IF with completly new crew and they recorded 'Double Diamond' . Material presented on this album differs very much from their e ... (read more)

Report this review (#161698) | Posted by bsurmano | Wednesday, February 13, 2008 | Review Permanlink

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