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The Legendary Pink Dots

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3.88 | 32 ratings | 2 reviews | 29% 5 stars

Excellent addition to any
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Studio Album, released in 1992

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Zero Zero (7:39)
2. Guilty Man (6:07)
3. Ghosts Of Unborn Children (6:55)
4. City Of Needles (5:16)
5. Stitching Time (6:22)
6. Twilight Hour (5:37)
7. The Key To Heaven (5:45)
8. Laughing Guest (6:45)
9. Prague Spring (3:26)
10. Leper Colony (6:28)

Total Time: 60:13

Line-up / Musicians

- Edward Ka-Spell
- Silverman (Phil Knight)
- Niels van Hoornblower
- Martijn van Kleer
- Ryan Moore

- Patrick Q-Wright

Releases information

CD Caciocavallo / Soleilmoon (1992)

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THE LEGENDARY PINK DOTS Shadow Weaver ratings distribution

(32 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(29%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(39%)
Good, but non-essential (19%)
Collectors/fans only (3%)
Poor. Only for completionists (10%)

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Review by Evolver
SPECIAL COLLABORATOR Crossover & JR/F/Canterbury Teams
4 stars This album, the follow up to the fabulous The Maria Dimension continues in the same vein as the previous album. Pulsing, swirling synthesizer sounds flow around the bizarre, yet compelling lyrics. As on the previous album, the sound brings to mind an updating of Syd Barrett era Pink Floyd, with a bit of early Brian Eno's deadpan delivery mixed in.

While not quite as ear catching as Maria, this album, even after numerous listenings, continues to offer a heaping helping of audio candy ton the discerning listener. I particularly like the interplay between the sax and guest violinist Patrick Q-Wright. True, there is no astounding virtuosity on the Pink Dots' albums, but there is plenty of aural pleasure.

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4 stars "The Maria Dimension" (1991) marked a transition in the Legendary Pink Dots' career from their earlier technoGoth ditties (which at times could sound like The Cure on angel dust) into one of the 1990s best psychedelic groups. While the psychedelic quality was there from the start (and "The Towe ... (read more)

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