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3.93 | 22 ratings | 3 reviews | 9% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2012

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Dawn
2. Cinderella
3. Twilight Sun
4. Indian Clouds
5. Turn Off the Sun
6. All You Have Is Now
7. My Very First Day
8. Hot Summer in Transylvania
9. A Heavenly Sound
10. Lift Off
11. Clouds
12. Dusk

Line-up / Musicians

- Ulf Jacobs / all instruments
- Thomas Klarmann / bass
- Ākos Bogati Bokor / guitars

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YACOBS Clouds ratings distribution

(22 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(9%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(68%)
Good, but non-essential (18%)
Collectors/fans only (5%)
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Review by Windhawk
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4 stars German project YACOBS is the creative vehicle for drummer, composer and instrumentalist Ulf Jacobs, Yacobs the moniker he has chosen to use as a solo artist. He released his first solo album back in 2001, since then a further four productions have seen the light of day. "Clouds" is the most recent of these, and was released through Musea Records in 2012.

Ulf Jabobs run of solo albums released under the Yacobs moniker have been ongoing for more than a decade by now, and with "Clouds" he has made himself a disc that should have a fairly broad overall appeal. Those with an interest in sophisticated mainstream rock should give this one a spin, and as far as a progressive rock oriented audience is concerned I'd suggest that those who generally found the albums released by SI Music in the 90's to be of interest should be regarded as a key audience for this disc.

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4 stars Must begin with a confession... I don't always look for vintage instruments, virtuosity and tricky time-measures when I'm listening to prog music. The positivity, the moods, the message and the instrumentation can be all progressive in the simplest forms. Ulf Yacobs' Clouds is a real gem, remin ... (read more)

Report this review (#918099) | Posted by Stargirl79 | Saturday, February 23, 2013 | Review Permanlink

4 stars Ulf ("Yacobs") did it again. After "Time Machine" (2011), a progressive-rock-suite about the adventure of timetravelling, here is "Clouds" (2012), another song-circle swinging between light and dark, hot summer sun and rain, funny dreams of candy stores and the fears of broken homes. The title ... (read more)

Report this review (#876557) | Posted by progflame | Sunday, December 16, 2012 | Review Permanlink

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