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2.95 | 11 ratings | 2 reviews | 36% 5 stars

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Songs / Tracks Listing

side one
1. Break Heaven (4:52)
2. Days in the Trees (6:27)
3. Heartcheat Pop (4:05)
4. Housekeeping (5:10)
side two
1. Ocean Song (4:43)
2. Heartcheat Pop (3:50)
3. Break Heaven (4:43)
4. Days in the Trees (6:21)
side three
1. Taking It Like a Man (6:07)
2. Lovecry (4:22)
3. Days in The Trees (4:26)
side four
1. Teardrop Fall (2:57)
2. Watching Over Me (3:31)
3. Shell of a Fighter (3:21)
4. You Grow More Beautiful (3:27)
5. Time Travel in Texas (4:00)
6. Pretty Genius (3:48)

Total Time: 78:10

Line-up / Musicians

- Tim Bowness / vocals, words
- Ben Coleman / violin (1-10)
- Steven Wilson / instruments

- Richard Barbieri / keyboards (4,5,6,7,8)
- Natalie Box / violins (16)
- Rick Edwards / percussion (11,12,13,14)
- Colin Edwin / double bass (11,12,13,14)
- Steve Jansen / drums (4,5,6,7,8)
- Mick Karn / fretless bass (4,5,6,7,8)
- Chris Maitland / percussion (9,10)

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NO-MAN Radio Sessions: 1992-96 ratings distribution

(11 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(36%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(18%)
Good, but non-essential (27%)
Collectors/fans only (18%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

NO-MAN Radio Sessions: 1992-96 reviews

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Review by russellk
2 stars 'Radio Sessions' provides a glimpse of NO-MAN as they might have sounded live: stripped back, without STEVEN WILSON's production expertise. Whether this is a good thing or not is moot. I prefer the album versions of virtually every song over these versions, but others might appreciate seeing the bones rather than the skin.

It's unashamedly a collector's item, available only by mail-order. That said, it provides an interesting insight for the NO-MAN fan of how these songs have evolved, as there are multiple versions of more than one track here, each to be balanced against the studio version.

Get this only after you've heard the originals.

Latest members reviews

4 stars If you find some of the earlier One little indian material too over produced and hard to listen to, this might be the perfect antidote. It includes recorded for radio perfomances of early material from the Loveblows and Lovecries. The acoustic version of lovecry is a personal fave. The JBK ba ... (read more)

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