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2.74 | 25 ratings | 2 reviews | 12% 5 stars

Good, but non-essential

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Studio Album, released in 1993

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. No Expense Spared (5:33)
2. Dylic (4:28)
3. It's Your Move (3:54)
4. No One Cares (7:01)
5. Luck Of The Draw (5:50)
6. Dream The World Away (3:32)
7. Is It The Spring? (4:06)
8. Nothing Ever Changes (5:02)
9. Number 10 (5:29)
10. Jungle (5:39)
11. Children Of Chernobyl (4:58)
12. Find The Time (4:41)

Total time 60:13

Line-up / Musicians

- Rick Wakeman / keyboards, co-producer
- Adam Wakeman / keyboards, vocals, co-producer

- Chrissie Hammond / vocals
- Alan Thompson / bass, guitars
- Dr Doom / guitar
- Stuart Sawney / percussion programming, mixing
- Tony Fernandez / drums, percussion

Releases information

Artwork: Irrational Design

CD President Records ‎- RWCD 22 (1993, UK)

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RICK WAKEMAN Wakeman With Wakeman: No Expense Spared ratings distribution

(25 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(12%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(20%)
Good, but non-essential (48%)
Collectors/fans only (16%)
Poor. Only for completionists (4%)

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Review by Zitro
2 stars 2.5 stars

The follow up to "Wakeman and Wakeman" album. It has more variety than its predecessor, and Adam Wakeman again joins in to play fun songs, rocking songs, serious songs (like the touching 'Dream The World Away') and father+son jamming time!. While the rocking and fast-paced opening track is very good, the rest of the album for me can't keep up with the same quality as the title track except for the energetic 'Dylic' (with synth solos crashing with orchestra hits), and the highly melodic 'Children of Chernobyl' piece.

My Grade : D+

Latest members reviews

3 stars No expensense spared is an interresting, amusing and entertaining album. The Wakemans again show that keyboards can be used to make rocking music. You do not need a guitar for it! This is a more entertaining album than its predecessor. Of course, the Wakeman style of playing and composing song ... (read more)

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