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Marillion Christmas 2000: A Piss-Up In A Brewery album cover
3.86 | 19 ratings | 3 reviews | 26% 5 stars

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Singles/EPs/Fan Club/Promo, released in 2001

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Go! (6:12)
2. After Me (3:53)
3. Lap of Luxury (5:17)
4. Cinderella Search (3:46)
5. The Space (4:50)
6. A Collection (3:53)
7. Sympathy (4:44)
8. Number One (3:29)
9. Dry Land (6:16)
10. Gazpacho (5:55)
11. How Will You Go (5:09)
12. Cannibal Surf Babe (5:52)

Total Time: 59:16

Line-up / Musicians

- Steve Hogarth / vocals
- Mark Kelly / keyboards
- Ian Mosley / drums
- Steve Rothery / guitars
- Pete Trewavas / basses

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MARILLION Christmas 2000: A Piss-Up In A Brewery ratings distribution

(19 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(26%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(58%)
Good, but non-essential (16%)
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MARILLION Christmas 2000: A Piss-Up In A Brewery reviews

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Review by Warthur
3 stars One of a number of rare acoustic gigs Marillion have performed over the years, A Piss-Up In a Brewery compares well to Unplugged At the Walls or Live From Cadogan Hall. Acoustic Marillion really needs the intimacy of a live setting to shine, and this piss-up certainly delivers, with the band in a relaxed and playful mood. Note that whilst the original Christmas CD release for Marillion's fanclub contains a truncated version of the concert, the Marillion website now offers for purchase a download of the full audio of the concert as featured on the associated DVD, which I think provides a more cohesive experience than the edited highlights on the original CD release. That said, the delivery here is a little bland and muzak-y at points.

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4 stars This was a give away disc to the loyal Marillion fan base back in 2001 and as such I wasn't expecting much. Instead I get music off a recorded hour long live concert they did in the intimate setting I suppose of the Brewery with a few loyal fans there to watch them. They perform songs mostly off ... (read more)

Report this review (#2377361) | Posted by iluvmarillion | Wednesday, May 6, 2020 | Review Permanlink

5 stars I only watched the DVD video of that marvellous, intimate night where Marillion showed their extensive musical abilities not only for magnificient and thunderous prog rock but also displaying their craftmanship to develop persisting melodies and lyrics full of content. Don't lose this one if you ... (read more)

Report this review (#12448) | Posted by | Wednesday, February 11, 2004 | Review Permanlink

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