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3.78 | 40 ratings | 3 reviews | 12% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2012

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. The Ineffable Oomph Of Everything, Part One (1:01)
2. I'm Raining Here, Inside (3:34)
3. Wing Beat Fantastic (3:26)
4. The Ineffable Oomph Of Everything, Part Two (0:30)
5. You Kill Me (5:18)
6. Friend Of A Friend (0:50)
7. That's Why I Have No Name (4:06)
8. Your House (3:51)
9. Miracle Woman And Man (4:33)
10. Inglow (4:50)
11. Bobeau (5:55)
12. Land (2:17)

Total time 40:11

Line-up / Musicians

- Mike Keneally / vocals, electric, slide & acoustic guitars, bass, synth bass, keyboards, piano, drums, percussion, tabla, composer & producer

- Andy Partridge / composer, drum loop
- Matt Resnicoff / backing vocals
- Allen Whitman / lead & backing vocals
- Rick Musallam / guitar
- Evan Francis / clarinet
- April West / trombone
- Bryan Beller / acoustic bass
- Nick D'Virgilio / drums
- Marco Minnemann / cymbals, drums

Note : The actual instrumentation could not be fully confirmed at this moment

Releases information

Sub-titled "Songs Written by Mike Keneally & Andy Partridge"

Artwork: Atticus Wolrab

CD Exowax Recordings ‎- EX-2413 (2012, US)

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MIKE KENEALLY Wing Beat Fantastic ratings distribution

(40 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(12%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(60%)
Good, but non-essential (10%)
Collectors/fans only (12%)
Poor. Only for completionists (5%)

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3 stars Transatlantic (the Neal Morse band) is the nearest comparison I can think of for Wing Beat Fantastic: low-to-moderately energetic songs, mainly guitar-based but with some low-key piano and sufficient harmonic and rhythmic surprises to keep the attentive listener interested. The inattentive listen ... (read more)

Report this review (#905946) | Posted by Ajay | Monday, February 4, 2013 | Review Permanlink

5 stars I can't believe how unpredictably talented Mike Keneally truly is. There is no music this man cannot beautify, and, in this case, extend to galactic proportions. If you are even remotely a fan of XTC, Andy Partridge, the Beatles or Mike Keneally, this album can be the happiest musical INFECTION ... (read more)

Report this review (#802086) | Posted by cemego | Wednesday, August 8, 2012 | Review Permanlink

4 stars After Scambot 1, which revealed us a record where composition was mainly an extension of improvisations, Mike Keneally offers, this time, an album of what we usually understand as songs. We know in advance that this record is a collaboration with Andy Partridge, one that was schedule since 1988, ... (read more)

Report this review (#801317) | Posted by Megaphone of Destiny | Monday, August 6, 2012 | Review Permanlink

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