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Emerson Lake & Palmer


Symphonic Prog

4.22 | 57 ratings

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5 stars A good impression

An excellent collection of the highlights from the early ELP albums up to and including "Love beach" (which thankfully contributes only "Canario"). The tracks are arranged pretty much chronologically, and it's hard to fault those which have been selected, or for that matter to criticise the omissions.

Longer tracks such as "Tarkus" and "Karn evil 9" (all three impressions) are included in full. Nothing from the second side of "Tarkus" is present, while "Pictures at an exhibition" is represented in extract format.

Those who love the music of ELP will have long since acquired the original albums. For those who have yet to explore their music, this is a fine place to start.


Easy Livin | 5/5 |


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