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FADE OUT

Loop

Psychedelic/Space Rock


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4.09 | 4 ratings | 1 reviews | 33% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1989

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Black Sun (5:09)
2. This Is Where You End (4:41)
3. Fever Knife (5:08)
4. Torched (4:37)
5. Fade Out (6:46)
6. Pulse (4:44)
7. Vision Strain (4:26)
8. Got to Get It Over (5:23)

Total Time 40:54

Line-up / Musicians

- Robert Hampson / vocals, guitars
- James Endeacott / guitars
- John Willis / drums
- Neil MacKay / bass

Thanks to windhawk for the addition
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LOOP Fade Out ratings distribution


4.09
(4 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(33%)
33%
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(67%)
67%
Good, but non-essential (0%)
0%
Collectors/fans only (0%)
0%
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)
0%

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Review by Bonnek
SPECIAL COLLABORATOR Prog Metal Team
4 stars Imagine Hawkwind had started their career in 1989 instead of 1969. The result might have been pretty close to what Loop pulls off here.

I was a bit surprised to find Loop on the PA pages. When this came out it reminded us of The Stooges and Jesus & Mary Chain. Two bands that are not very prog I would say... But Loop takes their trip miles beyond the limited horizons of J&MC. Only the sound is reminiscent. In fact, at the end of the 80's, Loop was one of the last indie bands to emerge from the UK that could stir up some emotions in me. Together with Spacemen 3 they made psychedelic space rock for the new age. Spaceman 3 was a bit more diverse and more rock song oriented. Loop was a much more droning affair. I don't know if there is a relation but the first two albums of Monster Magnet do have a strong echo of the sound here.

If you ask me to describe them now I'd say the create an irresistible hypnotic mix of 1969-Stooges, 1970-Can and a bit of 1971-Hawkwind. Heavy on sustained guitars, delay and wahwah pedals.

The interesting thing about this album is that at the time of its release, I didn't know next to nothing about space rock and kraut. I was raised on symphonic prog and I knew just 2 songs from Can and that one from Hawkwind. But thanks to this very album this was soon to change. I started to investigate Can because the original CD issue had an 11 minute cover of Can's Mother Sky. And Hawkwind was soon to follow because of a Brainstorm cover that Monster Magnet did a few years later.

Or how indie can bring you back to the prog dynasty. A really good album but probably of little interest to prog fans.

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