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2.49 | 12 ratings | 3 reviews | 25% 5 stars

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Singles/EPs/Fan Club/Promo, released in 2005

Songs / Tracks Listing

Selections from the album "Marbles":
1. You're Gone (Single Mix) (4:05)
2. Drilling Holes (5:11)
3. Fantastic Place (6:14)

Total time: 15:30

Selections from the Live Concert DVD "Marbles On The Road" (Enhanced CD Video Clips):
- The Damage (Live) (4:16)
- Neverland (Live) (9:54)
- Don't Hurt Yourself (Promo Video) (3:45)

Total time: 17:55

Line-up / Musicians

- Steve Hogarth / vocals
- Mark Kelly / keyboards
- Steve Rothery / guitars
- Ian Mosley / drums
- Pete Trewavas / bass

Releases information

Intact Records (INTACTPROMO6)

This promo CD was released to attract new fans, and to give old fans who lost touch with Marillion over the years the opportunity to hear what the band was up to. It could be ordered for free at the official Marillion website,

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MARILLION A Handful Of Marbles ratings distribution

(12 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(25%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(25%)
Good, but non-essential (25%)
Collectors/fans only (8%)
Poor. Only for completionists (17%)

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Review by Bob Greece
1 stars This promo CD is available free from the Marillion website. It's clearly aimed at the mainstream market rather than prog fans. The first song (You're Gone) sounds like it has a drum machine on it! The CD overall has the feeling of mainstream rock and you could quite easily think that it was another band playing instead of Marillion.

Don't bother with this promo CD. Get Anorak in the UK live instead, which has a selection of real well-played rock songs from Steve Hogarth era Marillion.

Latest members reviews

4 stars I'm not going to dock this E.P. a lot of points, simply because it is an E.P. or promo item. I was one of those listeners, mentioned in the release info, who wandered away from Marillion after Hogarth came on board. It certainly wasn't because I thought Fish was irreplaceable. Considering how ... (read more)

Report this review (#2135488) | Posted by thwok | Sunday, February 10, 2019 | Review Permanlink

3 stars This is a free CD that can be ordered from The disc contains three tracks from Marbles and my favourite has to "Fantastic Place", a great song with a dreamy feeling and nice melody. "Drilling Holes" is more psychedelic with inputs from Beatles and XTC(as mentioned in the song!). ... (read more)

Report this review (#72385) | Posted by | Monday, March 20, 2006 | Review Permanlink

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