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Eiliff

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3.72 | 9 ratings | 3 reviews | 11% 5 stars

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Live, released in 1999

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Lilybaeum (4:47)
2. Girlrls (18:47)
3. Hallimasch (15:12)
4. Journey To The Ego (7:45)

Total Time: 46:31

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Line-up / Musicians

- Bill Brown / bass
- Rainer Brüninghaus / keyboards
- Herbert J. Kalveram / saxophone
- Detlev Landmann / drums
- Houschäng Nejadepour / guita, sitar

Releases information

CD Garden of Delights GOD036 (1999 Germany)
recorded in 1972 at Westdeutscher Rundfunk Cologne

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3.72
(9 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(11%)
11%
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(44%)
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Review by Dick Heath
SPECIAL COLLABORATOR Jazz-Rock Specialist
3 stars An interesting Krautrock reissue, to remind you that jazz rock was taken seriously in Germany from the earliest of times, even though the mainstream were evolving their own form of psychedelia. Also an interesting historic document of where at least one major jazz player started. Eiliff were their own band in respect to the music they composed and played, so references/comparisons made to better known bands, as in the other reviews, can only given in guidance.

Houschäng Nejadepour / guitar, sitar soon disappeared to Guru Guru - and inspired their brief Mahavishnu Orchestra period (e.g. on 'Dance of the Flames'), but don't expect that here. Instead his mixed Iranian and German upbringing shows. However, the main man here is Rainer Bruninghaus with his excellent Hammond work. This is the same Bruninghaus who is ECM's house keyboard player now 30 - 35 years later - check out him out now on some of the wonderful Jan Garbarek releases of the 90's.

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4 stars What should EILIFF emphasize as a Krautrock outfit in this work? This Close Encounters With Their Third One is a fascinating organ-based free-formed jazz-heavy-psychedelic (also Canterbury-tinged) progressive album indeed, but it may be another issue whether this album can be called as a Krautroc ... (read more)

Report this review (#286715) | Posted by DamoXt7942 | Wednesday, June 16, 2010 | Review Permanlink

5 stars Don't be deceived by the Roger Dean-like cover art on this one. German band EILIFF was like no other contemporary band playing progressive music in the early seventies. These recordings were taken from a Cologne radio show called "Nachtmusik" which was aired on Nov. 10, 1972. Everything from SOFT M ... (read more)

Report this review (#28128) | Posted by Vibrationbaby | Sunday, March 07, 2004 | Review Permanlink

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