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3.41 | 34 ratings | 3 reviews | 6% 5 stars

Good, but non-essential

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Studio Album, released in 1983

Songs / Tracks Listing

Side 1 - Performed by Tony Banks
1. The Wicked Lady (3:43)
2. Spring (2:35)
3. Chase (3:28)
4. Caroline (3:10)
5. Jerry Jackson (2:28)
6. Repentance (2:09)
7. Kit (3:03)
8. Barbara (4:46)

Side 2 - Performed by National Philharmonic Orchestra
9. Prelude To The Wicked Lady (4:05)
10. Portrait Of Jerry Jackson (5:00)
11. Caroline's Theme (3:05)
12. Scherzo (2:43)
13. Pastorale (4:02)
14. Wicked Lady (3:46)
15. Kit's Theme (3:15)
16. Finale (2:05)

Total Time: 53:23


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Line-up / Musicians

- Tony Banks / keyboards, drum machine (1 - 8)
- National Philharmonic Orchestra / orchestra (9 - 16)

Releases information

Tracks 1 to 8 recorded at home on 8-track: 1 - 7 recorded in 1982; track 16 recorded 3rd March 1983
Tracks 9 to 16 recorded at St. Peter's Church, Morden, 24th January 1983.

LP Atlantic 7 80073-1 (1983)
MC Atlantic 7 80073-4, Atlantic ‎80073-4 (1983)

CD Fugitive Inc. TB001 (2013, different tracks order - National Philharmonic Orchestra parts first, then Tony Banks' performances)

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TONY BANKS The Wicked Lady ratings distribution

(34 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(6%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(38%)
Good, but non-essential (35%)
Collectors/fans only (12%)
Poor. Only for completionists (9%)

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2 stars The Wicked Lady is an album of two halfs and only one half of it is performed by Mr. Banks. The orchestral side is nothing essential and I dare say will not get much of an airing. However side one of the album does contain some nice material performed by Tony, and rather much like the sound of h ... (read more)

Report this review (#131797) | Posted by intruder369 | Sunday, August 5, 2007 | Review Permanlink

4 stars I cannot believe that Atlantic never reissued this on CD. This is possibly Tony's best album, because he played to his strengths on Side One. 'Kit' makes me go wibbly inside and 'Barbara'is his best track on here. The orchestral side shows how Tony's initial themes were developed. The movi ... (read more)

Report this review (#27177) | Posted by pickle | Sunday, July 25, 2004 | Review Permanlink

5 stars This is a wonderfull album, it is an absurd that it was not released in CD! Could be said that this album has two parts: 1) Banks arranjments using electronic keyboards (tracks 1-8) 2) Truly symphonic poems: the same themes from 1-8 bt executed by the orchestra If you like Tony Banks or Genesi ... (read more)

Report this review (#27176) | Posted by | Sunday, May 9, 2004 | Review Permanlink

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