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3.50 | 13 ratings | 3 reviews | 8% 5 stars

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Boxset/Compilation, released in 1974

Songs / Tracks Listing

1 Forbidden Fruit 2:34
2 Male Chauvinist Pig Blues 3:36
3 I'll See You Again 4:57
4 Twelve Hours of Sunset 5:06
5 Acapulco Gold 4:05
6 Commune 4:34
7 Magic Woman Liberation Reshuffle 6:36
8 Che 3:03
9 North Country 4:35
10 Forever 2:52
11 Home [*] 3:09
12 Too Many Movies [*] 6:35
13 Home [*] 6:10

Line-up / Musicians

David Bedford Arranger, Keyboards
Mike Gibbs Brass Arrangement
Roy Harper Bass, Guitar, Arranger, Guitar (Electric), Keyboards, Saxophone, Vocals, Producer, Cover Design
Peter Jenner Producer
Larry Vocals
John Leckie Engineer
Max Middleton Piano, Performer
Keith Moon Percussion
Jimmy Page Guitar (Electric), Performer
Jo Partridge Vocals
Pete Sears Bass, Performer
Marty Simon Drums, Performer

Releases information

1978 LP Chrysalis 1163
1974 LP Harvest SHSP 4027
1995 CD Science Friction 015
1994 CD Griffin Music 308
1999 CD Resurgent 4066

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ROY HARPER Valentine ratings distribution

(13 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(8%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(38%)
Good, but non-essential (54%)
Collectors/fans only (0%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

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Review by Sean Trane
3 stars comeback concert with symphonic orchestra and prestigious friends (again with Page) after life- threatening illness >> although not as poignant as the Drury Lane concert for Wyatt, this is one more reason for its inclusion in prog-related. Musically, it is a return to shorter tracks

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4 stars Erroneously listed under compilations and box sets in PA's Roy Harper discography, Valentine may be the summit of Harper's skills as a songwriter and that four of the album's songs are feature on his superb 2012 compilation album Songs Of Love And Loss, the most culled from any Harper album, an ... (read more)

Report this review (#1406042) | Posted by SteveG | Tuesday, April 28, 2015 | Review Permanlink

4 stars The album is listed in the wrong category of Progarchives - it's not a "Boxset & Compilations" album; rather, it's the follow-up to his acclaimed "Lifemask" album. Despite some throwaway songs and being a bit spotty in places, this does rank among his finest releases of the 1970s, his greatest ... (read more)

Report this review (#247046) | Posted by jude111 | Thursday, October 29, 2009 | Review Permanlink

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