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2.61 | 5 ratings | 2 reviews | 20% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1975

Songs / Tracks Listing

Side A
1. Phylum (3:17)
2. Morning Song (1:21)
3. Asterism (7:40)
4. The Picture Changes (4:30)

Side B
1. Virago (0:57)
2. The Herron (9:52)
3. Vapor Marsh (6:21)
4. The Clowns Perform (1:32)
5. Seldom If Ever (4:54)

Total Time 40:24

Line-up / Musicians

- Bruce Weingardt / electric & acoustic bass, acoustic guitar
- James Larner / flute, vibraphone, percussion
- Chris Cravens / drums
- Robert Williams / alto & soprano saxophones, oboe, alto recorder, cello, voice, maracas, bells, piano, synthesizer

Releases information

Original recording Bradford Braden
Overdubs/remix at 700 West Recording (Mo Wittemore)

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MAELSTROM Paradigms ratings distribution

(5 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(20%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(0%)
Good, but non-essential (40%)
Collectors/fans only (40%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

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3 stars No progressive rock here just pure avant jazz. There is no singing, just a tinkling of vocalizations. Aside from that the music is very sparse. I find it indistinguishable from other similar records and the songs themselves unmemorable. Listening to this album was like listening to cars driving b ... (read more)

Report this review (#2569650) | Posted by Beautiful Scarlet | Tuesday, June 8, 2021 | Review Permanlink

2 stars Be warned!! This is not the same Maelstrom you are used to. After only having listened to their amazing debut album, I was hungry for more. I searched high and low for this and finally found a copy. I listened to it and immediately was disappointed. This album has a STRONG R.I.O influence ... (read more)

Report this review (#276737) | Posted by gentlegiantglass | Wednesday, April 7, 2010 | Review Permanlink

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