Header

JOURNEY'S END

The Enid

Symphonic Prog


From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

The Enid Journey's End album cover
3.55 | 30 ratings | 3 reviews | 14% 5 stars

Excellent addition to any
prog rock music collection


Write a review
Buy THE ENID Music
from Progarchives.com partners
Studio Album, released in 2010

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Terra Firma (7:17)
2. Terra Nova (5:29)
3. Space Surfing (6:16)
4. Malacandra (12:38)
5. Shiva (7:56)
6. The Art of Melody - Journey's End (5:20)

Total Time 45:56

Lyrics

Search THE ENID Journey's End lyrics

Music tabs (tablatures)

Search THE ENID Journey's End tabs

Line-up / Musicians

Robert John Godfrey - Keyboards
Max Read - Vocals
Jason Ducker - Guitars
Dave Storey - Drums and Percussion
Nick Willes - Bass, Timpani and Percussion
Elsa - Growl

Releases information

CD: EnidiWorks EWCD10 April 2010

Thanks to TheGazzardian for the addition
Edit this entry

THE ENID MP3, Free Download (music stream)


Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s

Buy THE ENID Journey's End Music


Final NoiseFinal Noise
Import
Imports 2007
Audio CD$6.99
$6.99 (used)
SpellSpell
101 DISTRIBUTION 2008
Audio CD$14.21
$9.99 (used)
In The Region Of The Summer StarsIn The Region Of The Summer Stars
Import
Operation Seraphim 2013
Audio CD$7.22
$11.81 (used)
Aerie Faerie NonsenseAerie Faerie Nonsense
Import
Operation Seraphim 2013
Audio CD$6.35
$9.99 (used)
Right Now on Ebay (logo)
KEITH AND ENID Worried Over You / Everything Will Be All Right IMPACT JA PRESS US $13.82 Buy It Now 36m 35s
BARENAKED LADIES: GORDON[ GRADE 9,BRIAN WILSON,BE MY YOKO ONO,$1,000,000,ENID++] US $4.99 Buy It Now 2h 21m
ENID - JOURNEY'S END - BONUS TRACKS NEW CD US $22.37 Buy It Now 6h 36m
ENID-IN THE REGION OF SUMMER STARS-JAPAN MINI LP SHM-CD BONUS TRACK Hi25 US $41.99 Buy It Now 9h 8m
ENID-TOUCH ME-JAPAN MINI LP SHM-CD BONUS TRACK Hi25 US $41.99 Buy It Now 11h 33m
ENID: In The Region Of The Summer Stars LP (cut corner) Rock & Pop US $25.00 Buy It Now 13h 30m
THE ENID Aerie Faerie Nonsense PROG SIWAN CD SEALED US $17.99 Buy It Now 15h 50m
ENID-AERIE FAERIE NONSENSE-JAPAN MINI LP SHM-CD BONUS TRACK Hi25 US $41.99 Buy It Now 16h 58m
NODDY ON HIS TRAVELS:told by-ENID BLYTON:EP:45RPM 7" 7EG 8493:EMI RECORDS US $10.76 Buy It Now 19h 45m
Enid - Journeys End Bonus Tracks CD US $18.56 Buy It Now 20h 33m
THE ENID - SIX PIECES / Japan LP / OBI / 1984 / Record US $48.99 Buy It Now 20h 38m
THE ENID - SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES / Japan LP / OBI / 1984 / Record US $54.99 Buy It Now 20h 46m
THE ENID - TOUCH ME / Japan LP / OBI / 1984 / Record US $54.99 Buy It Now 20h 54m
THE ENID Touch Me Vtg 1980`s 25mm Button Pin Badge TE.105 US $4.97 Buy It Now 20h 55m
THE ENID - THE SPELL / Japan Double LP / OBI / 1985 / Record US $59.99 Buy It Now 21h 4m
THE ENID 'LIVE AT HAMMERSMITH VOLUME II' UK LP US $14.93 Buy It Now 23h 59m
THE ENID 'LIVE AT HAMMERSMITH VOLUME I' UK LP US $14.93 Buy It Now 23h 59m
THE ENID 'TOUCH ME' UK LP US $13.27 Buy It Now 23h 59m
The Enid - In The Region Of The Summer Stars (NEW CD) US $14.51 Buy It Now 1 day
THE ENID. "AERIE FAERIE NONSENSE" EMI UK 1977 LP. EX COND. US $24.89 [0 bids]
1 day
The Enid - Six Pieces (The Enid Self-released) UK 1ST CD ENID CD4 RARE US $25.52 Buy It Now 1 day
ENID Dambusters March 7" Blue Vinyl, Ps, Orig 1979 Ltd Edition, B/W The Skyeboa US $11.61 Buy It Now 1 day
The Enid - The Stand Volume 1 (1984) - ENID018CD US $10.71 Buy It Now 1 day
The Enid - The Stand Volume 2 (1985) - ENID019CD US $11.04 Buy It Now 1 day
ENID - IN THE REGION OF SUMMER STARS - ENID020CD US $16.08 Buy It Now 1 day
ENID - AERIE FAERIE NONSENSE - ENID021CD US $16.08 Buy It Now 1 day
The Enid - Something Wicked This Way Comes - ENID035CD US $21.16 Buy It Now 1 day
ENID--FAND--1985. US $1.64 [0 bids]
1 day
THE ENID SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES SIGNED 12" VINYL RECORD LP US $1.64 [1 bids]
1 day
THE ENID - 'SHINING: ARISE & SHINE VOL.3' - SIGNED BY BAND US $8.29 [0 bids]
1 day
ENID - SUNDIALER (UK) NEW CD US $20.07 Buy It Now 1 day
the enid live at hammersmith volume 2 private pressing vinyl lp enid 2 US $41.50 Buy It Now 1 day
Enid Cruickshank Sink, Red Sun & A Request 12" 78 UK US $6.95 Buy It Now 1 day
ENID MOSIER No Cover, No Minimum '56 DECCA 1st Press ORIG JAZZ SOUL LP RARE NM US $9.99 [0 bids]
1 day
The Enid-Aerie Faerie Nonsense UK prog cd US $21.99 Buy It Now 1 day
The Enid - Aerie Faerie Nonsense LP Dutch NM Ariola 25699 XOT US $15.00 Buy It Now 1 day
The Twins at St Clare's -By Enid Blytonl- + free UK post US $13.27 Buy It Now 1 day
UK fan club press THE ENID Stand LP limited edition RARE OOP US $49.99 Buy It Now 1 day
THE ENID IN THE REGION OF SUMMER STARS 1984 VINYL LP* NEAR MINT VINYL EX SLEEVE US $14.86 Buy It Now 2 days
Worried Over You/ Everything Will Br Alright- Keith & Enid Bluebeat Jump R&B US $3.00 [0 bids]
US $8.00 Buy It Now
2 days
WORRIED OVER YOU/EVERYTHING WILL BE ALRIGHT - KEITH AND ENID R&B JUMP BLUEBEAT US $4.00 [0 bids]
US $6.00 Buy It Now
2 days
ENID - IN THE REGION OF THE SUMMER STARS - EWCD16 US $15.10 Buy It Now 2 days
EX/EX- !! The Enid/The Liverpool Album/1984 RARE Self Released LP US $182.68 Buy It Now 2 days
Enid - Sundialer [CD New] US $15.99 Buy It Now 2 days
THE ENID - TOUCH ME , PYE 1979 , VG++/EX ,LP US $7.39 Buy It Now 2 days
THE ENID Robert John Godfrey fall of hyperion JAPAN mini lp CD US $37.99 [0 bids]
2 days
THE ENID six pieces JAPAN mini lp CD SEALED US $36.99 [0 bids]
2 days
THE ENID spell JAPAN mini lp CD PROG SEALED US $24.99 [0 bids]
2 days
THE ENID the stand 1984 & 1985 JAPAN mini lp 2 CD SEALED US $30.99 [0 bids]
2 days
THE ENID - THE WORD FANZINE ISSUE NO 3 CHRISTMAS 1985 US $24.89 Buy It Now 2 days
THE ENID - THE WORD FANZINE NO 2 SUMMER 1985 US $24.89 Buy It Now 2 days
THE ENID "NM WAX" Live At Hammersmith Vol.1 K22P-506 OBI LP n3820 US $379.99 Buy It Now 2 days
THE ENID DOUBLE LP THE SPELL PROG US $19.91 Buy It Now 2 days
THE ENID LP THE STAND RARE PROMO US $29.88 Buy It Now 2 days
BJØRN TIDMAND Danish 45PS 1969 Enid Blyton Five Go Adventuring Again US $6.00 Buy It Now 3 days
THE ENID (U.K.) - TRIPPING THE LIGHT FANTASTIC - NEW CD US $16.58 Buy It Now 3 days
THE ENID-THE STAND-ORIGINAL JAPANESE LP 1984+INSERT+OBI-PROGRESSIVE/SYMPH ROCK US $24.00 Buy It Now 3 days
ENID - Salome - Excellent Condition 7" Single Wonderful Music Company ENID 7999 US $6.63 Buy It Now 3 days
GODFREY & STEWART - THE SEED AND THE SOWER 2008 JAPAN MINI LP CD THE ENID US $33.20 Buy It Now 3 days
THE ENID - FINAL NOISE! 2007 JAPAN MINI LP CD US $33.20 Buy It Now 3 days
Enid-Enid - The Enid Live At Town Hall, Bi... DVD NEW US $21.12 Buy It Now 3 days
Enid-Enid - Live At Hammersmith Odeon *Pal* DVD NEW US $21.12 Buy It Now 3 days
THE ENID-"ITCHYCOO PARK" EXTENDED VERSION-NEW 1986 U.K. ISSUE 12" SINGLE US $6.99 [0 bids]
3 days
THE ENID "IM THE REGION OF THE SUMMER STARS" LP BUK 52001 PROG 1976 US $4.99 [0 bids]
3 days
THE ENID- an alternative history vol 1. (2 CD) (japanese mini Lp) US $45.99 Buy It Now 3 days
THE ENID- final noise (japanese mini Lp) US $32.99 Buy It Now 3 days
THE ENID- live at hammersmith vol II (Mini Lp) US $32.99 Buy It Now 3 days
THE ENID- tripping the light fantastic (japanese mini Lp) US $32.99 Buy It Now 3 days
THE ENID- salome (japanese mini Lp) US $32.99 Buy It Now 3 days
THE ENID- the spell (japanese mini Lp) US $32.99 Buy It Now 3 days
THE ENID- something wicked this way comes (japanese mini Lp) US $32.99 Buy It Now 3 days
Aerie Faerie Nonsense - Enid New & Sealed CD Free Shipping US $21.59 Buy It Now 3 days
Enid Blyton : Here Comes Noddy Again : Vinyl Album : Transatlantic : EB(LC) 4001 US $9.62 Buy It Now 3 days
Enid Blyton : Noddy Has An Adventure : Vinyl Album Happy Songs To Sing US $9.62 Buy It Now 3 days
Enid Blyton : Five Go Adventuring Again : Vinyl Album : Super Tempo : STMP 9028 US $11.28 Buy It Now 3 days
Noddy's Car told by Enid Blyton (1959 HMV 7". 7EG 8492) US $8.29 Buy It Now 4 days
HANK WILLIAMS JR * I AIN'T GOIN' PEACEFULLY & GREETED IN ENID * 45 RPM US $5.00 Buy It Now 4 days
OST FAMOUS FIVE GET INTO TROUBLE 45 PS SPAIN 1972 - BERTRAND BECK - ENID BLYTON US $60.00 [0 bids]
4 days
Enid - Tripping The Light Fantastic [CD New] US $19.59 Buy It Now 4 days
THE ENID Journey's End CD Top U.K. Symph. Prog Rock, Orig. 2010 Version US $14.99 Buy It Now 4 days
Con tu presencia - Wanda Enid - CD US $9.98 Buy It Now 4 days
THE ENID And Then There Were None 1982 EMI 12" PICTURE SLEEVE Prog Trip Rock US $5.60 Buy It Now 4 days
Hank Williams Jr. I Ain't Goin' Peacefully / Greeted In Enid 7" 45 rpm MCG NM US $3.00 Buy It Now 4 days
Enid Katahn piano Moving Up Bach/Chopin + Signed Peacetree LP private NM- US $12.49 Buy It Now 4 days
Ames, Enid Got to Dive in CD US $10.00 Buy It Now 4 days
Enid - In the Region of the Summer Stars US $15.00 Buy It Now 4 days
The Enid - Six Pieces - ENID 4 - LP Vinyl Record #theenid US $21.57 Buy It Now 4 days
ENID and then there were none 7" b/w letter from america (rak349) pic slv uk rak US $8.29 Buy It Now 4 days
ENID golden earrings 7" demo b/w omega (int540) uk emi 1977 US $8.29 Buy It Now 4 days
ENID golden earrings 7" b/w omega (int540) uk emi 1977 US $8.29 Buy It Now 4 days
ENID then there were none 7" b/w letter from america (rak349) pic slv uk rak 198 US $8.29 Buy It Now 4 days
ENID logo bag bag uk -plastic carrier bag with band's logo on each side but bag US $8.29 Buy It Now 5 days
ENID robert j godfrey photograph uk - small black and white promo photo which ha US $8.29 Buy It Now 5 days
THE ENID Live At Hammersmith Vol I UK vinyl LP ENID 1 1983 US $11.61 Buy It Now 5 days
THE ENID Live At Hammersmith Vol II UK vinyl LP ENID 2 1983 US $11.61 Buy It Now 5 days
THE ENID (U.K.) - TOUCH ME [THE ENID (U.K.)] [CD] [1 DISC] - NEW CD US $15.20 Buy It Now 5 days
THE ENID - IN THE REGION OF THE SUMMER STARS 1984 LP superb NM US $24.89 Buy It Now 5 days
Enid - Touch Me: Inner Sanctum (Redux) [CD New] US $18.18 Buy It Now 5 days
THE ENID - IN THE REGION OF THE SUMMER STARS - NEW CD BOXSET US $18.58 Buy It Now 5 days
NOCTE OBDUCTA - STILLE - DAS NAGENDE SCHWEIGEN 2003 1PR SUPREME CHAOS NEW! ENID US $9.99 Buy It Now 5 days

More places to buy THE ENID music online Buy THE ENID & Prog Rock Digital Music online:
  • AmazonMP3: Search for THE ENID DRM-Free MP3 Downloads @ AmazonMP3 (USA Only) | AmazonMP3 (UK Only)

THE ENID Journey's End ratings distribution


3.55
(30 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(14%)
14%
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(45%)
45%
Good, but non-essential (28%)
28%
Collectors/fans only (7%)
7%
Poor. Only for completionists (7%)
7%

THE ENID Journey's End reviews


Showing all collaborators reviews and last reviews preview | Show all reviews/ratings

Collaborators/Experts Reviews

Review by TheGazzardian
PROG REVIEWER
3 stars The Enid's 2010 release is a welcome sight, especially in light of the legal problems the band is currently encountering. That they would still work so hard to bring new music to their fans is a welcome boon.

One might be afraid that the stress of their current situation would have a negative effect on this album, but that doesn't seem to be the case. This album has a very warm and organic sound, with music that is, for the most part, a combination between Rock and Classical. But they have approached this the opposite direction of most prog bands, and the starting point is clearly classical, driven by string and brass sounds, with the guitar added to complement the music (and it fits in much more naturally than in bands like Trans-Siberian Orchestra, where the guitar riffs overtop the music). In many cases, the band even removes the "rock" aspect of their sound, using the much more varied sound an orchestra can construct. (For those interested, they even released a short album that was just the orchestration used on this album).

The album starts off with perhaps the most powerful track, Terra Firma, which does not really fit in the rock/classical mould as much as the rest of the album. This track is defined by multiple layers of vocals decrying the death of the earth: "It's our world, it's a shame we killed it dead." "We drill, we kill it ... for the sake of the people." Truly excellent music with some excellent drum work, a highly recommended track.

From this point on, the album has very sparse vocals and relies heavily on the instrumentation, which is great because that is The Enids strongest point. It never rocks as hard as it does on the opener (although the chorus to Shiva would, if the lyrics were better). The album takes on a space theme from this point forward - the earth has been destroyed and we are now out in space in search of a better home. (At least, this is the theme I get from the album). The Enid uses the orchestra to create this feeling and it works to great effect; in most parts, you could close your eyes and imagine yourself floating among the planets, and the music would work perfectly for it.

Unfortunately, the album does suffer from some of the vocal work. Space Surfing, in particular, would (in my mind) benefit from less vocals; both Malacandra and Shiva have good vocals (in fact, Shiva is the bands strongest performance in this department barring the opener) but on repeated listens they grow a little tiring.

In terms of instrumental highlights, Malacandra immediately pops into mind, gracefully moving between the more epic moments and the more spacey moments to create a truly moving piece, and the closing and title track, Journey's End, sends the album off on a peaceful, victorious note.

Ultimately, this is a quite enjoyable album that I would recommend to fans of very Symphonic rock, or classical music.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Send comments to TheGazzardian (BETA) | Report this review (#291218) | Review Permalink
Posted Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Review by richardh
PROG REVIEWER
4 stars A nice surprise this! I don't really know that much about The Enid and can remember buying one of their albums on cassette in the eighties and not being all that impressed. So I didn't really have very high expectations for this at all but since it dropped through my letter box I can't seem to stop playing the thing.Admittedly the concept loses me (very Sc-Fi which is okay in my book) with the music alternating between sweeping electronic/orchestral peices and songs with very much a rock band slant. I love the journey part of it. This is how proig should be. Get the headphones and be immersed and taken to some far off galaxy. Really I can't find much to fault about this on the production or playing side. Perhaps it runs a little bit out of steam towards the latter half and for that reason I stop at going the whole 5 stars but I havn't heard a more orginal or better album this year to date.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Send comments to richardh (BETA) | Report this review (#299680) | Review Permalink
Posted Sunday, September 19, 2010

Latest members reviews

4 stars It would be an understatement to say that the deliverance of this album took some time. After more than a decade and a lot of personal and legal problems, Robert John Godfrey was finally able to re-form the band and record a whole new record. Was it worth waiting for? I think it is, since it ... (read more)

Report this review (#294049) | Posted by brunniepoo | Tuesday, August 10, 2010 | Review Permanlink

Post a review of THE ENID "Journey's End"

You must be a forum member to post a review, please register here if you are not.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | GeoIP Services by MaxMind | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — the ultimate jazz music virtual community | MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music virtual community


Server processing time: 0.36 seconds