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3.95 | 10 ratings | 2 reviews | 10% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2003

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. A Model To Build (9:37)
2. Ochre Blue (4:14)
3. Suite Antonia-1 (2:11)
4. Suite Antonia-2 (7:25)
5. Banda One (7:33)
6. Three Pieces-1 (4:28)
7. Three Pieces-2 (1:18)
8. Three Pieces-3 (3:30)
9. Allen Toy (5:51)

Total Time 46:07

Line-up / Musicians

- Juan Alzate / saxophones
- David Barret / saxophones
- Guillermo Portillo / flutes, saxophones
- Guillermo Gonzales / electric & acoustic guitar
- Sosimo Hernandez / bass
- Luis Migeul Costero / drums, tabla
- Jose Navarro / marimbas, percussion

Releases information

CD Luna Negra S.C. (2003)

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Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(10%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(60%)
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Review by memowakeman
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4 stars This is the last album from this excellent mexican band, as the same style of their other albums, this is a very RIO influenced album, here we can find anything from Henry Cow to Gong, well obviously i try to say that is on the same way, but not the same sound, Banda Elastica is one of the best mexican bands ive ever heard, this album is full of complexity and great musical arrangements, their rythm section is beautiful too, i think they put a lot of effort to this album, i dont know if this is the last, i hope dont, because i believe that this kind of bands here in Mexico are great to the progressive movement in my country, well, talking about the album, pay attention to songs like "Modelo a Seguir", in english A Model to Build, is aan excellent open song, and another excellent song in my opinion is Balada One, we can find in this album also instruments like Tabla or beautiful Sax, a really great suggestion!

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4 stars This record is quite different from the other items of BE because all the compositions are written specially for the band by... different mexican modern contemporary music composers - there is not any music written by band members! I have listened altogether four albums from six of BE and this ... (read more)

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