Label: Harvest - 11C 076 - 64 216,Harvest - C 076 - 64 216 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Portugal • Genre: Rock • Style: Folk Rock, Rock & Roll, Art Rock
Columbia, apparently attempting to cash in on Pink Floyd 's explosion in popularity, released this album in under Nick Mason 's name when in reality he's simply the drummer in this incarnation of Carla Bley 's ensemble; Ms. Bley composed all the music and lyrics for this project. It's possibly her most overtly pop-oriented album, with all eight songs featuring vocals by Soft Machine alumnus Robert Wyatt. The music, by Bley 's standards, is fairly pedestrian if occasionally catchy, though the Chain-Work Soul - Miseration - Your Demons - Their Angels are often wryly amusing.
So we have songs about failed car motors and a skeptic's encounter with a flying saucer, and one dedicated to unappreciative audiences titled "Boo to You Too. To the extent the songs succeed, Wyatt can take much of the credit. His engagingly hoarse voice I Was Wrong - Nick Mason - Nick Masons Fictitious Sports capable of both wrenching sincerity and mordant humor; pieces like "Do Ya?
Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out I Was Wrong - Nick Mason - Nick Masons Fictitious Sports Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Styles Jazz-Rock Prog-Rock.
Maverick Mischief Playful Word Play. Track Listing. Can't Get My Motor to Start. Carla Bley. Nick Mason. I Was Wrong. Hot River. Boo to You Too. Do Ya? I'm a Mineralist. I Was Wrong Carla Bley. Siam Carla Bley. Hot River Carla Bley. Boo to You Too Carla Bley.
Wervin' Carla Bley. I'm a Mineralist Carla Bley.