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The Nice

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2.46 | 4 ratings | 1 reviews | 25% 5 stars

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Live, released in 1996

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. America (6:42)
2. One of Those People (3:10)
3. Azrael Revisted (5:08)
4. St. Thomas (2:32)
5. For Example (9:14)
6. Five Bridges Suite (7:53)
7. Pathetique (Symphony No. 6 Third Movement) (7:02)
8. Little Arabella (4:19)
9. Happy Freuds (3:25)
10. Better Than Better (8:01)
11. Sombrero Sam (3:35)
12. Aries (5:24)
13. Diary of an Empty Day (3:35)
14. Ars Longa Vita Brevis (2nd Movement) (8:09)

Total time 78:09

Line-up / Musicians

- Keith Emerson / organ, piano, vocals
- Lee Jackson / bass, guitar, vocals
- Davy O'List / guitar, vocals
- Brian Davison / drums

Releases information

Recorded in 1967-71

CD Receiver Records Limited RRCD 224 (1996)

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THE NICE BBC Sessions: America ratings distribution

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Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(25%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(25%)
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2 stars This Receiver Records 1996 issue is a bit of a mixed bag, production wise. It kicks off with an absolutely dreadful copy (4th generation cassette?) of the signature title track 'America', but picks up the sound quality from there with only a few lapses thereafter. The song 'Happy Freuds' is misla ... (read more)

Report this review (#641652) | Posted by randy zirkle | Sunday, February 26, 2012 | Review Permanlink

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