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Back in 1982, a new band emerged with a unique sound which saw their debut album 'The Crossing' become a big success and is now considered a 'classic album'. The band was Big Country. Founded by guitarist and songwriter Stuart Adamson, formerly of The Skids. I had been waiting for this album ... Read review
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The Crossing [2CD Deluxe Edition] - Big Country

The Crossing [2CD Deluxe Edition] - Big Country

Release Date: 2012-02-06, Audio CD, UMC

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Big Country : The Crossing Cd (1996)

Big Country : The Crossing Cd (1996)

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Big Country : The Crossing (2cd Deluxe Edition) (2012)

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Limited Edition Cd Display BIG COUNTRY/CD DISPLAY/ LIMITED EDITION/COA/THE CROSSING

Limited Edition Cd Display BIG COUNTRY/CD DISPLAY/ LIMITED EDITION/COA/THE CROSSING

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AdvantagesA stand-out album from the 80's

DisadvantagesNone

"...up the charts back then. The Crossing originally contained ten tracks, but when the album was remastered in 1996, it was released with an extra four tracks which had previously appeared on b-sides and bonus tracks from 12" singles - remember those? The tracks :- 1. In A Big Country 2. Inwards 3. Chance 4. A Thousand Stars 5. The Storm 6. Harvest Home 7. Lost Patrol 8. Close Action 9. Fields Of Fire 10. Porroh Man Bonus tracks :- 11. Angle Park 12. ..." Read review
04.02.2010

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In a Big Country

AdvantagesAnthemic, Original Guitar playing, great vocals

DisadvantagesOn the first track dated production from Steve Lillywhite

"The debut album from Big Country was released in 1983. It was a bolt out of the blue (or red or green) actually the sleeve and CD came in a variety of colours red blue and green, nicely embossed with the gold logo. I always had the red cover, and still do on vinyl. The album is a winner in every way. Ten tracks with a charm and style all unique. "In A Big Country" the first track starts with a bang with lots of tumbling drum rolls and anthemic vocals, ..." Read review
15.10.2013

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AdvantagesUniquely honest and free of the manafactured, contrived nonsense that goes with pop music.

DisadvantagesNone

"I remember back in the 80's I was working with a chap who played guitar, he was literally music mad, he had a vast record collection and many an occasion I went to his house and we drank home brew beer, listened to his music collection. On one such occasion he pulled this LP out 'The Crossing' and asked me if I'd heard anything by them, I said I hadn't and I remember him saying ' Trust me, if you don't have this album, then you really don't have a ..." Read review
04.05.2011

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Title Crossing
Performer Big Country
Genre Rock & Pop
Release Date 01/03/1996, 03/1996
Original Release Year 1983
Label / Distributor Universal Distribution / Universal Music; PIAS UK/Arvato Services, Mercury / Universal Music
Pieces in Set 1
Studio / Live Studio
Format Performer
Recomended Retail Price 8.99 GBP
EAN 731453232327
Catalogue Number 5323232
Sub Genre New Wave
Engineer Will Gosling
SPAR code AAD
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Stereo Stereo

Additional notes

Album Notes Big Country includes: Stuart Adamson (vocals, guitar, E-bow, piano); Bruce Watson (guitar, E-bow, background vocals); Tony Butler (bass, background vocals); Mark Brzezicki (drums, percussion, background vocals).
Additional personnel: Christine Beveridge (vocals).
Producers: Big Country, Steve Lillywhite, Steve Churchyard.
Reissue producer: Bill Levenson.
Recorded in 1983. Includes liner notes by Stuart Adamson.
All tracks have been digitally remastered.

Titles on disc 1

1. In a Big Country
2. Inwards
3. Chance
4. 1,000 Stars
5. The Storm, Storm
6. Harvest Home
7. Lost Patrol
8. Close Action
9. Fields of Fire
10. Porrohman, Porroh Man
11. Wonderland, Angle Park
12. All Fall Together, All Of Us
13. Angle Park
14. The Crossing, Heart & Soul
15. Chance

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