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ELEMENTS: THE ISLAND ANTHOLOGY

Jade Warrior

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Boxset/Compilation, released in 1995

Songs / Tracks Listing

CD 1: "Floating World" & "Waves"
"Floating World" (1974)
1. Clouds
2. Mountains of fruit and flowers
3. Waterfall
4. Red Lotus
5. Clouds
6. Rainflower
7. Easty
8. Monkey chant
9. Memories of a distant sea
10. Quba
"Waves" (1975)
11. Waves part I
12. Waves part II

CD 2: "Kites" & "Way of the Sun"
"Kites" (1976)
1. Songs of the forest
2. Wind song
3. The Emperor kite
4. Wind borne
5. Kite song
6. Land of the warrior
7. Quietly by the river bank
8. Arrival of the Emporer: "What does the venerable sir do?"
9. Teh Ch'eng: "Do you understand this?"
10. Arrival of Chia Shan: discourse and liberation
11. Towards the mountains
12. The last question
"Way of the Sun" (1978)
13. Sun Ra
14. Sun child 15. Moontears
15. Heaven stone
16. Way of the sun
17. River song
18. Carnival
19. Dance of the sun
21. Death of Ra

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Line-up / Musicians

- Tony Duhig / acoustic & electric guitars, percussion
- Jon Field / alto, concert & Japanese flutes, percussion

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4.10
(21 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(21%)
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Review by lor68
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4 stars This anthology, including almost the best stuff, represents a softer direction here, above all if you consider the album "Floating World", entirely included; and moreover this light atmosphere seldom is more aggressive. Anyway the music themes are always pleasant. By regarding the lack of inspiration during their attempt to change route, you can better appreciate their 1st turning point, rightly represented by "Floating World"; and the 2nd one instead was determined by the enter of Duihig's brother on guitar. Despite of the presence of such pleasant melodies, in between there are surprising powerful riffs, like those ones within the track "Monkey Chant" or Red Lotus". The song "Memories of a Distant Sea" is fine and its melody is captivating too; while "Rainflower" and "Easty" are a Duhig brothers'trademark once more, with a shining personal style and their distinctive guitar sound as well. It's not a masterpiece, but you find memorable songs and a captivating style too, such as that one regarding tracks like "Songs of the Forest or "Arrival of the Emperor...".

A simple but stunning representation of their essential captivating style: it's also very original!!

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Posted Friday, April 02, 2004

Review by soundsweird
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5 stars Hey, what do you want??!!?? They packaged all 4 Island albums in one slim package!!! My only complaint is that Waves isn't divided up into separate tunes, just Part One & Part Two, as on the LP. That was a mistake, since, like all of their albums, there are great tunes and good tunes and okay tunes. I would like to be able to pick and choose. Let's face it, these guys were incorporating elements of World Music and New Age long before those styles even had names. And doing it as well as anyone has done it since. And on a shoestring budget!

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Review by Eetu Pellonpää
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4 stars This is a handy bargain including four Jade Warrior albums, which they did for the Island record label in the 1970's. I personally like more the earlier material of this band, but these ambient oriented and slightly symphonic new age suites are quite pleasant too. I have gotten an impression that many listeners who like these albums, do not so much appreciate the earier psychedelic rock recordings this group did. These four albums focus to more coherent oriental influenced symphonic themes, and are also done more controlled by the guitar player and flautsts duo. If you like for example Mike Oldfield and Vangelis, this record quartet would be my suggestion to you, based on my honest, rational, and argumented quess. Also it is a fair bargain for those who have these albums as vinyl, and wish to safekeep them for treasury fascination ruin these CDs instead in the car, walkman or office. Also as a definitive compillation, it sums up all of the albums of a one era neatly.

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Review by Matti
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4 stars Only 4 and 5 star-rates have been given to this, and I'm not breaking up the concensus either. Jade Warrior is a duo of Tony Duhig (guitars, percussion) and Jon Field (flutes, percussion), with occasional guest musicians. Elements is a 2CD containing four studio albums '74-'78. I quote an earlier reviewer: "these guys were incorporating elements of World Music and New Age long before those styles even had names. And doing it as well as anyone has done it since." True.

Probably many proglovers that are not at all into ambient or New Age would find this music boring, but monotonic wallpaper music this is not. I admit I made a taping of under an hour in length without many dedicated listenings before - that's to say, I was either too hasty to let it grow on me properly or simply some parts I didn't like and some parts could be left out in the name of similarity. (Actually in my 4 stars there is a bit of bonus for general appreciation, some sort of 'pioneer' extra. Maybe the fact that I was too involved in New Age Music at one stage of my life and lost interest towards it, works against Jade Warrior for me, even if JW really can't be categorized as that only.)

Amidst acoustic peaceful soundscape there is also a certain happening, even bursts of drama. And as the band's name and cover suggest, some Oriental (Japanese) flavour can be heard. Of the four albums Way of the Sun (78) - which seems to have the lowest rate as a separate album - is the most lively, freewheeling and rhythmic and in my opinion gives a nice contrast to the floating and oceanic Floating World and Waves. The nature of Kites can be hinted by some track titles: 8. Arrival of the Emporer: "What does the venerable sir do?" 9. Teh Ch'eng: "Do you understand this?" 10. Arrival of Chia Shan: discourse and liberation 11. Towards the mountains.

All in all, a generous package of very original instrumental music guaranteed at least to bring new flavour to anyone's music collections if not to be greatly enjoyed.

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4 stars Jade Warrior is one of the least known British prog bands of the 1970s. Although I started listening to prog in 1975, I never knew about their existence until I read Edward Macan's Rocking the Classics, and I never even heard their music until I managed to buy this set in 2001.

Elements contains four complete albums, all of which I have reviewed separately for Prog Archives. All these albums consist of subtle instrumental prog, mainly acoustic (although Tony Duhig plays a mean electric guitar) but full of surprises, and never sentimental. This music will appeal to anyone who likes early Mike Oldfield (without the cheese, and without the endless repetitions) or the American band Oregon at their most inspired. A true bargain - grab it while you can!

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4 stars Excellent set of CD's from a groundbreaking duo, who experimented with many idioms including rock, jazz, Phillip Glass-type repetitive ambience, oriental chording and other idioms now-popularized through World music. A very cerebral two CD set which included all four of their Island Record studio r ... (read more)

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