Earth Opera. Psychedelic music. Acid rock artists Neo-psychedelia artists Psychedelic folk artists Psychedelic pop artists Psychedelic rock artists. Categories : albums Earth Opera albums Elektra Records albums. If Earth Opera's self-titled debut album reflected the eclectic, ambitious pop styles of the Flower Power, Sgt. Pepper era of , the group's follow-up, The Great American Eagle Tragedy, took into consideration the changed musical climate of , when arrangements became more stripped down and hard rocking, with country-rock beginning to make inroads.
The departure of bandmember Bill Stevenson, along with his harpsichord and vibraphone, may have hastened the group's transition to a simpler sound, too.
This album is unfortunately not quite as strong as its forerunner, this one veering more often in country rock, including a relatively disastrous start with Home To You and the next three tracks following suit. Only the A-side closer the 6-mins All Winter Long manages some kind of interest, with a lovely sax-flute duo.
Indeed, this is really the only track hinting that the group might have had a bright future if they had not been pressured to be commercial by their label. The rest of the album is uninteresting at best, even if the closing It's Love is a rip off of the Animals' House Of The Rising Sun, offering a bit of a soothing cream over a pus-ing wound, as one can think of the waste of talent this album induced..
Saved solely by its awesome title track, this album is not really recommended, but it comes with their debut album in an Elektra 2 CD box-set. Peter Rowen would then go on with Sea Train later Seatrain , whose first album is of interest for the site. A new lineup didn't mean the departure of previous members. Bill Stevenson continued his duties on keyboards, harpsichord, organ and vibraphone. Paul Dillon on guitar and percussion. Billy Mundi as main percussionist and John Nagy on bass.
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Who we are in our essence is a living field of awakened and boundless love. This CD training program guides you step-by-step through nearly 20 somatic or body-based meditations for reconnecting to our fundamental goodness and cultivating our.The Great American Eagle Tragedy is the second and last album by the psychedelic band Earth Opera, recorded in It is marked by departure of Bill Stevenson and his harpsichord sound, using more guest musicians than on the debut album and use of pedal steel by Bill Keith.